Car accident kills two Marching Mizzou members; third released from hospital

The accident happened in eastern Oklahoma, near Muskogee. The three MU students were on their way back to Columbia after visiting a friend in Texas.

PHOTO GALLERY: Spirit of '76 puts on fireworks display

Spirit of '76 store and tent manager Bill Cobb and employee Alesha Cartwright put on a demonstration of 30 of their fireworks Saturday.

LETTER: Canceling Veterans Affairs benefits is unpatriotic

Members of Congress who support the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and are also in favor of cutting the VA budget are engaging in hypocrisy.

Columbia SWAT Team practices drills in abandoned houses

The team conducted the sessions in an area between Walnut and Ash streets.

Columbia Police Department participates in 'Heat is On' campaign

The Columbia Police Department made 121 traffic stops during a 24-hour Interstate 70 enforcement project.

Heavy rain driving Missouri River higher

Flooding forecasts for Boonville and Jefferson City are now at their highest levels since the record releases from reservoirs upriver.

One shot in earlobe at outdoor party near Foyer Court

Columbia Police Officers were dispatched to Foyer Court around 1 a.m. Saturday for a physical disturbance. One person was struck in the earlobe by a bullet.

Sturgeon man dies in car crash

Two others were injured in the accident at U.S. 63 and Peabody Road, and one of them was taken to University Hospital with moderate injuries.

Frontier adds nonstop routes from Branson airport

Service to Austin, Texas, will begin Sept. 16 and run through Dec. 14, and service to Phoenix will begin Sept. 17 and run through Dec. 10.

Columbia man arrested after domestic dispute

Robert Foster, 48, was arguing with his girlfriend when he pointed a gun at her head and threatened to kill her.

Thoughts of recovery in Minot as water ebbs

Minot residents look ahead to an arduous rebuilding job after the Souris River flooded much of their city. "It's our home," Jane Krueger, 76, said Sunday while waiting to meet with the FEMA official. "It's where we belong."

Early morning storm causes power outages

The traffic signals at Interstate 70 and Range Line Street are not working and motorists should avoid that area.

GUEST COMMENTARY: Buying from Apple supports tax cheats who exploit labor, human rights

The popular electronics and software company purchases a mineral for its products from war-ravaged Congo, rather than Australia, among other corporate fouls.

New Missouri jail offering one-night stays

For $30, one can get dinner, breakfast, a booking photo, a T-shirt and a one-night stay in the Cole County Jail.

Thousands in Missouri and Kansas without power after storms

A Kansas City Power & Light spokeswoman said there were 31,000 customers without electricity as of 6:15 a.m. Monday.

Former Missouri shot-putter Cantwell second at USATF Championships

Former Missouri shot putter Christian Cantwell finished second on Sunday at the USA Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.

Missouri pitcher picks up win for Team USA

Missouri pitcher Eric Anderson picked up a win Sunday for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team in a 4-1 victory over the North Shore Navigators of the New England Collegiate Baseball League.

6 hurt when horse jumps into stands at KC rodeo

The manager of Benjamin Ranch said that the most serious injury is a broken arm.

Population around U.S. nuclear plants soars; evacuation plans go stale

The once-rural areas surrounding nuclear power plants are now populated with Americans, and existing evacuation plans aren't built to accommodate the growth.

UPDATE: Two MU students killed in Oklahoma car crash

Jeremy Porter and Sean Radcliff died Sunday evening when their car went off the road in Oklahoma. Ryan Iadanza has been released from a hospital in Muskogee.