Burks leads Colorado past Missouri men's basketball team

Colorado guard Alec Burks shoots over Missouri guard Phil Pressey in the Buffaloes' 89-76 victory Saturday over the Tigers.

Alec Burks put on a show against his home state on Saturday, leading Colorado in its 89-76 victory over the No. 9 Missouri men's basketball team. 

GUEST COMMENTARY: Halt Rick Clay's execution and review his case

Gov. Nixon needs to order a stay of execution for Rick Clay so that investigators can examine evidence that was withheld by the prosecution.

Otote breaks out of slump in MU women's basketball overtime win

RaeShara Brown led the Tigers with 27 points and Christine Flores had 24, but the Missouri women's basketball team couldn’t have upset Texas without Otote’s 14.

Landowners consider cooperative for managing deer herd

Declining numbers of deer in the Perche Creek watershed have landowners considering a cooperative that would work together to bring the population back up.

Surprising comeback gives Missouri women's basketball team overtime victory

A late rally gave the Missouri women's basketball team an 85-80 victory over No. 22-ranked Texas in a Big 12 Conference opener Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

UPDATE: Arizona congresswoman shot, at least six killed

Congressional officials say Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was meeting with constituents in her district in the Tucson area. At least 13 people were wounded.

Missouri wrestlers aiming for fifth-place at National Duals

The Missouri wrestling team beat Central Michigan 29-12 on Saturday night at the NWCA National Duals in Cedar Falls, Iowa, to earn the Tigers a chance to wrestle in the fifth-place match at the 16-team tournament.


MoDOT meets with Boone County Commission Route H Construction

Missouri Department of Transportation representatives met with the Boone County Commission to discuss plans for construction of an interchange over Route H toward Columbia Regional Airport.

Man arrested after climbing through woman's window

The 29-year-old Columbia man also allegedly stole cash and followed the woman as she fled her home.

Hickman girls basketball wins Rolla tournament

The Hickman girls basketball team won the championship of the Rolla tournament Saturday with a 54-47 victory over Sullivan.

LETTER: This is the year to make the Capitol smokefree

Missouri's Speaker of the House Steven Tilley should make the Capitol building a smoke-free workplace and "lead by example."

Group seeks to swap state income tax for sales tax

Backers filed nine versions of a proposed constitutional amendment that would phase out income taxes while levying a state sales tax on more purchases.

Missouri officials outraged by Arizona shooting rampage