More heroics from Taylor in Missouri men's basketball victory

Missouri's Zaire Taylor celebrates after a successful Missouri free throw late in the second half Saturday against Kansas State.

Zaire Taylor's last-minute 3-point basket Saturday to help Missouri beat No. 11 Kansas State 74-68 is another winning shot in Taylor’s collection. He made a last-second jump shot that won the game at home last season against Kansas, and he scored the winning layup last season at Texas.

Missouri men's basketball team outmuscles Kansas State

The Missouri men's basketball team, which has been outrebounded in half of its games this season, showed it can compete in a bruising, physical game, beating No. 11 Kansas State 74-68 in Saturday’s Big 12 Conference opener.

SLIDESHOW: Missouri beats K-State

Missouri beat Kansas State on Saturday in a Big 12 Conference opener at Mizzou Arena.

Columbia College women's basketball team nets second AMC win

The Columbia College women's basketball team defeated Park University 67-48 on Saturday at Southwell Complex to improve to 14-1 overall and 2-0 in the American Midwest Conference.

Missouri women's basketball team drops Big 12 opener

The Tigers began Big 12 Conference play with a 64-48 loss on Saturday at Colorado.

Martin apologizes for popping player on arm

Kansas State coach said his passion got the better of him.

Columbia College men's basketball team slips to 0-2 in AMC

The Columbia College men's basketball team lost 94-68 to Park University on Saturday in an American Midwest Conference game at Southwell Complex.

Stephens basketball falls to Missouri Baptist

Drained Missouri men's swimming team wins meet

Missouri teen could face adult charges in girl's death

A western Missouri judge will decide whether the case of a 16-year-old boy accused of killing a 14-year-old girl will be handled in juvenile or adult court. Investigators said the suspect, whose name has not been released, stabbed Katio Rios to death Thursday.

Hickman girls basketball team falls in tournament semis

The Hickman girls basketball team lost 51-39 to host Rolla on Saturday in the semifinals of the Bulldogs' tournament.

Relatives: Drifter slain in Laddonia had drug scheme

Aunts and uncles of James McNeely, an Ohio man whose body was found stripped and frozen in an abandoned trailer in northeast Missouri, said he told them about a scheme to sell drugs with the Harvey family of Laddonia, about a week before his death. Most of the Harvey family have been accused of kidnapping McNeely, then beating and suffocating him in their basement.

For the unemployed, new job often means a pay cut

Many newly hired workers are taking significant pay cuts as compared to their previous jobs. Having less money to spend also means having less to contribute to the nation's economic recovery.

Social networking among jurors stirs legal discussion

Modern technology might threaten the right to a fair trial as more jurors participate in outside research during the trial.

U.S. troops, kin face cuts in base services

The portion of the Army budget dedicated to running its bases is down 20 percent this year, with some cuts at individual bases as deep as 40 percent.

Missouri man on lam for 30 years arrested again

Oscar Richardson, 61, of Ridgedale was arrested at his home Friday on two outstanding warrants. He is accused of escaping a Florida prison 30 years ago.