Deaton clarifies comments on NCAA investigation of Haith

In a email statement released Saturday, MU Chancellor Brady Deaton clarified his comments on the vetting process of new Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith, who has come under NCAA investigation.

Nothing left to chance at Missouri football practice

The Tigers' practices are meticulously planned to maximize the team's use of its practice time.

PHOTO GALLERY: Animal adoption events unite people with pets

The Central Missouri Humane Society hosted several events at locations around Columbia on Saturday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cyclists enjoy bike ride, concert, movie at Boone Dawdle

Hundreds of cyclists attended the Boone Dawdle 2011, a fundraiser for the True/False Film Festival. It began with a bicycle ride to the Les Bourgeois Winery in Rocheport.

Pick Up America, Step Forward Day get students involved

More than 250 students participated in Step Forward Day and volunteered with various nonprofit organizations, including Pick Up America, which aims to clean up the nation with recycling programs.

Students benefit from International Friends' Household Give Away

The International Friends held the Household Give Away on Saturday at University Place Apartments. More than 120 students received items to help furnish their apartments.

Carbon monoxide suspected in Russell Boulevard fatalities

Police found the bodies of a married couple in their home Thursday morning.

Public schools won't offer flu vaccinations this year

Columbia Public Schools students will not be vaccinated for the flu at school this year because the federal grant that paid for the vaccinations ended in May.

Missouri curator's company earns $2.5 million UM contract

Curators are required to submit an annual conflict-of-interest form and are allowed to do business with the university system as long as contracts exceeding $10,000 are competitively bid.

UPDATE: Bass Avenue house fire forces residents to evacuate

The fire, which a pedestrian reported around 3 a.m., engulfed the porch and roof of the Bass Avenue house.

Boone County receives money for tuberculosis prevention and control

The money will be used to send nurses and a physician to training centers to learn more about the disease and prevention methods.

Small plane crashes at Kansas City air show, pilot killed

Spectators at the Kansas City Aviation Expo Air Show were asked to leave the airport after the crash.