Missouri State's Martin hired as new men's basketball coach at Tennessee

Tennessee hired Missouri State's Cuonzo Martin on Sunday to take over a Volunteers men's basketball program facing punishment by the NCAA for recruiting violations.

ANALYSIS: Business agenda advancing in Missouri

More than a dozen representatives from businesses have developed six shared goals to boost job creation without harming Missouri's finances. 

Planned bike trail projects need approval from Columbia City Council

Plans include new ramps connecting Stadium Boulevard to the MKT Trail, a wider and more interconnected pedway on Old 63 and a new trail in southwest Columbia.

Edwards takes lead in Sprint Cup standings

Carl Edwards took the lead in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series after finishing sixth Sunday at Auto Club Speedway.

Missouri softball team sweeps Texas Tech

The Missouri softball team completed a two-game sweep of No. 19-ranked Texas Tech with a six-inning 10-1 victory over the Red Raiders on Sunday in Lubbock, Texas.

Accreditation changes shift focus to academic performance

Missouri is proposing changes that would require districts to monitor how their graduates fare in college.

Southeast Missouri State approves program in health care facilities operation

The new program would be one of only three in the country preparing students to manage facilities in the health care industry.

St. Louis gang court is new approach to old problem

Project GRIP — the Gang Re-Entry Initiative Program — works to keep felons from returning to gangs after they're released from prison.