Missouri guards Marcus Denmon, Matt Pressey and Michael Dixon combined to help the Tigers knock off a bigger Old Dominion team 81-58 on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri junior forward Ricardo Ratliffe's cousin and former high school coach are both part of the Old Dominion men's basketball team.
Columbia abounds with activities for its First Night celebration on Friday. Ballet, jugglers, art exhibits, a 5K run, jazz and other musicians and storytellers.
Negotiations began six months ago to renew a retransmission consent agreement between KOMU and Mediacom. That agreement allows KOMU programming to be broadcast to Mediacom subscribers. As of Thursday morning, the two companies had not reached an agreement.
Conference Board economist Kenneth Goldstein said he expects the economy to generate 100,000 to 150,000 jobs a month by spring, up from an average 86,500 a month in 2010. "We may even get to a point, conceivably by spring, where the consumer is going to say that it no longer feels like we're still in a recession," he says.
The temperature will drop from an expected high in the mid-60s on Friday to the mid-30s on Saturday.
A newly updated financial analysis shows that what people paid into the Medicare system doesn't come close to covering the full value of the medical care they can expect to receive as retirees.
Matt Blunt has forgiven a $300,000 loan he made to Peter Kinder's 2008 lieutenant governor's campaign. The decision frees Kinder to focus on fundraising for his likely challenge of Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon in 2012 instead of on paying off his past political debt.
The backlog of projects and necessary repairs for state parks across the U.S. would require more than $7 billion.
Columbia swimmers posted impressive midseason performances at the CoMo High School Invitational on Thursday night at the MU Student Recreation Complex pool.
Finding time for both school and family or work commitments is one of the biggest challenges for adults returning to school.
Paul Vernon of Top Ten Wines said that 80 percent of his Champagne and sparkling wine sales happen in the last three months of the year — fitting for all of the holiday celebrations.
It would be wonderful to own a cute little critter, but since Columbia considers hedgehogs to be an exotic animal, it's illegal to sell them within the city's borders.
David Baird of Maryville has been named prosecutor for Worth County. The governor appointed H. Scott Summers of Kahoka as prosecutor for Schuyler County.
Patrick Earney, a member of the Preservation Commission, said the main focus of the study will be on buildings and houses that have been restored using money from state and federal historic tax credits.
The body of 26-year-old Jessica Eberhardt of High Ridge was found early Tuesday in the passenger seat of the snow-covered car parked outside an Arnold urgent care center.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources earlier this year sought to have the fees renewed, but the Republican-led Senate refused. The fees provide more than one-quarter of the funding for Missouri's water enforcement program.
It's a hallmark of the organization to consider every resolution offered by its membership and then to revise policy booklets to reflect the decisions.