English finds rhythm for Missouri men's basketball team

Missouri junior guard Kim English puts up a shot against North Alabama on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena. English led the Tigers with 20 points including six 3 pointers. English was Missouri's leading scorer as a sophomore but entered the game fifth in scoring this season.

Missouri junior guard Kim English scored a season-high 20 points against North Alabama on Wednesday night in the Tigers' 98-58 victory at Mizzou Arena.

Mediacom-KOMU deadlock might benefit other providers

Some Columbia customers are talking about switching from Mediacom to newcomer CenturyLink, which says it has a good relationship with the local NBC affiliate.

COLUMN: KOMU broadcast received with HD antenna

Watching KOMU the old-school way isn't as easy as it seems.

TODAY'S QUESTION: Should Mediacom have to compensate KOMU for its programming?

The two sides have been unable to come to an agreement on a new contract, which has resulted in Mediacom subscribers no longer receiving the station's programming.

Missouri men's basketball team happy to get in final nonconference contest

Scheduling Wednesday's game against North Alabama might have been tougher than the game itself.

DAVID ROSMAN: Previewing the pre-filed bills in General Assembly

Some of them make sense, and others would be better with a few tweaks.

Pingeton praises Missouri women's basketball team's effort

Missouri fell 83-51 at Xavier on Wednesday in its last nonconference game of the season, but Tigers coach Robin Pingeton said her team played with focus and energy.

Derrick Washington set for bench trial in February

Derrick Washington will face a Boone County judge on February 16 for domestic assault charges.

MU Health Care's Smiley Lane clinic temporarily closed

The Smiley Lane clinic is temporarily closed because of water damage. Physicians are seeing patients at other locations.

Microsoft creating Windows for cell phone chip use

The new version of the Windows operating system might give Microsoft a stronger chance of establishing a presence in the burgeoning tablet computer sphere.

FBI sting operations come under fire

Critics of the FBI's repeated use of sting operations liken the tactics to entrapment.

Starbucks unveils new wordless logo

Executives say the logo is better suited to the company's expansion beyond coffee into a wider array of business lines and into more international markets.

Economy, business priorities for new legislative session

Missouri's General Assembly began its 2011 legislative session today, and a pro-business agenda highlighted Missouri's top legislative leaders' inaugural themes.

MU accounting program ranks 14th in CPA exam pass rate

The MU School of Accountancy ranks nationally for research productivity and exam scores.

New streetlights to be installed along Forum Boulevard

Neighborhood residents requested the lights, which will be installed starting Monday.


Wife charged in killing of former Missouri police officer

Sandra Plunkett has been charged with first-degree murder.

Missouri Supreme Court to consider death penalty cases

Two men who pleaded guilty for a 1989 killing are asking the judge to overturn the sentences because they were decided by a judge instead of a jury.

1 in Idaho, 1 in Washington win $355 million jackpot

The winners have not stepped up yet.

Army chief of staff pledges help to tornado-damaged Fort Leonard Wood

Gen. George Casey Jr. toured the sprawling southern Missouri post on Tuesday.

Columbia organization for at-risk children hopes to win Pepsi competition

The Intersection needs the community's votes to win $250,000 in the Pepsi Refresh competition. The organization needs the money to buy its property and make improvements.