Leading in the final lap, Carl Edwards' car was tapped by eventual winner Brad Keselowski and went flying into the air and into a protective fence that protects spectators. Several fans were injured in the accident.
Debris from Carl Edwards' car caused several injuries, none life-threatening at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.
The Tigers could have clinched the Big-12 regular season championship with a sweep of Oklahoma this weekend but were swept instead. They need Oklahoma State to beat Oklahoma and sweep Nebraska next weekend to share the title with Oklahoma.
Ben Askren, a two-time NCAA champion at Missouri in wrestling, defeated Mitchell Harris Saturday night at the Holiday Inn Expo Center, in the second Mixed Martial Arts fight of Askren's career.
The event focused on how churches can take measures to preserve the environment.
Zootoo.com announced Central Missouri Humane Society as the winner of its annual shelter makeover, according to an article by USA Today. The shelter will be holding a press conference Monday at 9 a.m.
The Missouri Tigers had six former players selected in the NFL Draft that ended on Sunday. It is the most Tigers selected since the 1981 NFL Draft when seven players were drafted. However, former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel was not selected.
Ronald Gaston, 69, of Columbia was arrested Saturday on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action in connection with a knife assault, according to the Boone County Sheriff's Department.
Tigers earn first sweep of season thanks to five RBIs from senior Ryan Lollis.
A Tulane professor investiagated further when she saw most cases had been dropped.
The event on Saturday morning had volunteers across Columbia picking up trash from parks and other public places.
President Barack Obama will celebrate his 100th day in office in Arnold. He will be taking questions about the administration's agenda and discussing his first 100 days.
Kansas City's new brain trust hopes players aid in making team a contender.
The deputies were trying to arrest the man and shot him with a Taser for five seconds. He then opened fire on them. The man was later killed after a car chase with deputies in another county.
Iowa will begin processing same-sex marriage applications Monday, and the first gay weddings could happen within hours after that. Iowa requires a three-day waiting period before a wedding can occur, but one pro-gay marriage group is counting on waivers to override that rule.
Sen. Claire McCaskill visited a Columbia couple who recently purchased a house to promote the advance loan program for first-time homebuyers and the stimulus tax credit. Missouri is the only state in the nation to have the advance loan program.
St. Louis convinced third-round pick is a strong character guy.