Missouri football team all smiles after victory against Oklahoma

An MU player hoists his helmet in the amid a crowd of other players, cheerleaders and fans who stormed Faurot Field after the Tigers' victory over Oklahoma on Saturday.

Belief mixed with preparation to produce the Tigers' big win.

Missouri leaps to No. 7 in AP poll

Missouri made the largest jump in the poll, moving 11 spots after beating previously undefeated Oklahoma 36-27. The Sooners dropped eight spots to No. 11.



Missouri football rises to No. 6 in BCS standings

The Tigers dropped Oklahoma from No. 1 to No. 9.

Police investigate homicide at homeless camp

A 55-year-old man with head wounds was found dead near Interstate 70 and Range Line Street.

VIDEO: Missouri fans flood Faurot Field after beating Oklahoma

Missouri students flooded the field after the Tigers upset the BCS No.1 Oklahoma Sooners.

After an epic Missouri victory, pandemonium in the streets

The Missouri Tigers' win over Oklahoma launched a celebration not seen in Columbia for more than a decade. 

Pinkel celebrates his first win over Oklahoma

Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel was thrilled after his first win over Oklahoma on Saturday night. His Tigers are 7-0 for the first time since 1960.

Police arrest 2 suspects, seek 2 others in Hobson homicide

Leo D. Roland, 19, of Columbia, and Tony L. Lewis, 27, of Boonville were arrested Saturday on charges of second-degree murder and first-degree robbery, according to a Columbia Police Department news release.

Police officers make arrests at Homecoming game

Thirty people were arrested on suspicion of trespassing after rushing the field Saturday night.

Blunt hopes to keep Senate seat in Republican control

A longtime Missouri politician, Blunt faces questions about his ties to lobbyists, but may benefit from anti-Democratic sentiment among voters.

A guide to the Columbia Missourian's Homecoming coverage

The Columbia Missourian covered all the work that went into MU Homecoming 2010 and the celebration following Missouri's win Saturday against Oklahoma.

Missouri soccer team beats Texas Tech

Freshman Danielle Nottingham scored two goals, including the go-ahead goal in second half. 

'Rock snot' prompts Missouri to consider ban on felt-soled boots

The alga, also known as Didymo, easily spreads when it embeds in felt soles. The invasive alga threatens to disrupt the food chain.

Cleanup ensues downtown after exciting finish to MU Homecoming

Student organizations had to restore storefronts to their pre-Homecoming conditions by 2:30 p.m. today.

23rd District House candidates have strong ties to Columbia

Stephen Webber, the incumbent 23rd District representative, said he wants to continue the work he started in his first term. Challenger Paul Szopa said unemployment is the district's most important issue.

Two candidates running in diverse 24th District

Democratic incumbent Chris Kelly and Columbia Fifth Ward Councilwoman Laura Nauser are running for the 24th House District seat.

Senate candidate Carnahan seeks to continue family's political legacy

U.S. senatorial candidate Robin Carnahan's campaign has focused on painting opponent Roy Blunt as a Washington insider.

Police respond to nine burglaries, 23 traffic incidents over Homecoming weekend

Police also responded to eight shots fired calls between 5 p.m. Friday and noon Sunday.

Hamlin wins third straight at Martinsville

With the victory, Hamlin trimmed his deficit in the Chase to six points. Carl Edwards finished in eighth place.

Missouri big mover in college football polls

The Tigers are ranked No. 7 in the AP Poll and No. 8 in the USA Today Coaches' Poll.