Less than two weeks before his arraignment for felony charges, former MU tailback Derrick Washington was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault.
The event was one of three "9/12" rallies taking place around the country and attracted participants from around the region.
James T. Scott was a black man lynched in Columbia in 1923 after being accused of assaulting a white girl. Scott Wilson, a local videographer, wants to remove the words "Committed rape" from Scott's death certificate because Scott was never convicted of the crime he was killed for.
Nixon is trying to convince Missourians that the state's economy is on the upswing.
The St. Louis Confluence Riverkeeper crew patrols and tests Mississippi, Missouri and Illinois rivers convergence point at least one a month to monitor their condition.
On Saturday night, Missouri’s backup quarterback James Franklin saw his first minutes of playing time at the collegiate level. Although Franklin’s play was more of a controlled effort to not run up the score than a breakout performance, the freshman said that it felt good to get in the game and show himself that he could play at a new level.
The Tigers' next match is Sept. 20-21 in Seattle, Wash.
Junior Dylan Barduzzi and sophomore Yudai Yamaguchi led the Cougars in their victory over reigning NCAA Division II champion Fort Lewis on Sunday afternoon.
Missouri's black walnut trees may be in danger if Thousand Cankers Disease finds its way into the state. The fungus is carried by twig beetles and has the potential to cause major economic damages.
Columbia native Carl Edwards finished 10th at Sunday's Sprint Cup race in Richmond, Va., to close out the point standings in fifth place. But without a win this season, Edwards will be seeded ninth to start NASCAR's Chase for the Championship.
School is always in session, with God as his teacher.
Rams rookie quarterback Sam Bradford was 32 of 55 for 253 yards and three interceptions.
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More than 200 organizations participated in the project, which involved holding events throughout mid-Missouri.
Fans took advantage of the cool, sunny weather Saturday afternoon during tailgate parties before the Missouri-McNeese State game.