Ford drivers still looking for 1st win of season

Carl Edwards hasn't won in 46 events.

Eater X eats record amount of boneless buffalo wings

Tim "Eater X" Janus won $2,000 for eating more than seven pounds of boneless chicken wings in 10 minutes.

Missouri softball pitcher stymies Nebraska in regular season finale

Sophomore pitcher Kristin Nottelmann pitched a complete game shutout against Nebraska.

The week in comments: SWAT raid reactions, coming to the tea party's defense, reviewing city policies

Every week, readers of offer their opinions on the news and the Missourian's coverage of it. Here, we offer you a digest of some of the conversations we found most interesting.

Missouri baseball players show toughness but can't prevent sweep

The Tigers lost to Kansas in ten innings on Sunday and have to win their last six games of Big 12 competition to not finish conference play with a losing record.

Former MU football player looks for new direction

Tommy Saunders is testing his skills at a new sport while searching for the next life goal to pursue.

'Must-have' bills linger as legislative session nears end

With only one week remaining in Missouri's legislative session, there are still several bills labeled as "must haves" that have yet to pass.

COLUMN: Take the steps to a clean spiritual house

We must all remember to clean up after ourselves spiritually. As God’s children, we will be aided by his Holy Spirit in sweeping and cleaning out the untidiness that cause us to sin and fall short of his glory. He wants us to have a clean house.

ANALYSIS: Missouri budget balance hangs on assumptions

An Associated Press analysis shows that of reductions in the budget, only about 40 percent are actual cuts in state spending (in which programs would receive less money in 2011 than they were budgeted to receive in 2010).

New Franklin's incoming police chief arrested on suspicion of DWI

On Thursday, New Franklin's incoming police chief failed a field sobriety test and refused to submit to a blood-alcohol test.