College sports revenues shrinking

The MU Athletics Department was one of just 14 Football Bowl Subdivision schools that turned a profit in the 2009 fiscal year.


FDA Chief: Enforcement of food safety too limited

Farms are rarely inspected by the federal government, officials say. Yet, as the egg industry consolidates into fewer and larger companies, food safety advocates are pushing for new legislation that would work on preventing outbreaks rather than reacting to them. 

Man found bloody, beaten after robbery on Glendale Drive

Police made contact with the man at about 8:30 a.m., about 6 1/2 hours after the robbery occurred.

GetAbout Columbia goes chic

“Cycle Chic" encourages participants to embrace their inner chic and place “style before speed.”

Missouri fugitive ends week-long search, turns self in

A Frankford native, Johnnie Bailey, turned himself in to the authorities, ending a search that began on Aug. 16. Bailey is accused of trying to kill his wife and daughter. 

Missouri state representative challenges primary results

A Missouri state representative is challenging the results of the primary election she lost on the grounds that another candidate was  allowed to place her campaign workers inside polling places.

Trial date set for Missouri man accused of sex crimes

Chester A. Mast, the northeast Missouri Amish man accused of sex crimes with five underage girls, will go to trial in December. Mast faces charges in two states.

Police investigate shots fired, disturbances along Grindstone Parkway

Two officers responding to a disturbance at Galactic Fun Zone observed about 10 shots fired from a moving vehicle across the street at Bluff Creek Drive.

Man arrested in relation to Sunday evening shooting

A 17-year-old was taken into custody Sunday evening after gunshots were fired near Worley Street and McBaine Avenue.



Blues continue search for investor

More than three months after TowerBrook Capital Partners announced it would divest its investment in the St. Louis Blues, a deal seems far from sight.

Forum at MU aims to promote clean energy

State and local officials, business and agriculture leaders are expected to attend the event at the Bond Life Sciences Center.