Death penalty opponents have found an unlikely ally in Republican Rep. Mike McGhee, who wants to eliminate capital punishment in the state.
The No. 3 Tigers beat Texas A&M 71-62 for their fifth Big 12 Conference road win this season. It was their first road win against the Aggies since 2001.
Hickman's J'den Cox stays calm to move on to the final round of the high school state wrestling championship, held at Mizzou Arena.
The Eastern Kentucky Colonels rallied to score four runs in the last two innings to tie the game before beating the Tigers 6-5 in 10 innings.
There have been three separate reports of shots fired in the city in the past two days.
About 430 people, many in costumes, participated in this year's Polar Bear Plunge at Stephens Lake Park. Individuals plunged into the 39-degree Fahrenheit water during the event, which supports Special Olympics Missouri.
During the Polar Plunge on Saturday, the Preston Superheroes plunged into Stephens Lake as a way to remember Preston Sights.
Kyley Simmons made a 3-point shot with less than three minutes left to put the Tigers ahead by seven points. The play helped secure a 70-65 victory at Kansas for Missouri's first Big 12 Conference win of the season.
Students are helping to construct two pieces from visiting artist Caoimhghin O'Fraithile, who is visiting for the True/False Film Festival. The fiber structure art pieces will be installed Feb. 27.
The Tigers defeated the Aggies by a score of 71-62 Saturday at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas. Missouri senior guard Kim English led all scorers with 21 points.
Fifty-one different teams competed in the Rootin'-Tootin' Chili Cookoff that benefits the Boys and Girls Club of Columbia.
One bill would allow home inspectors to write standards for what is defective in a home, while another would allow homeowners to create their own standards for building and maintaining their homes.
Hickman junior J'den Cox and Rock Bridge sophomore Sam Crane walked away as winners in the Missouri state wrestling championships. Cox finished the season with 57-o record, making this the second year he has gone undefeated.
Participants and spectators share photos from Saturday's Polar Plunge.
The Missouri State High School Activities Association held the 82nd annual wrestling championship this weekend at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri sophomore Emilio Cuartero placed highest individually for the Tigers with a tie for 41st place.
Saturday's Missouri baseball game was postponed because of inclement weather. The Tigers will play a doubleheader at Auburn on Sunday.
The Cougars won by 40 and almost eclipsed the 100 point mark, something that they did three times last season.
The Columbia College men's basketball won against Williams Baptist College Saturday in a game that had double digit turnovers from both teams. On Thursday, the Cougars will play for the American Midwest Conference championship against Hannibal-LaGrange.
Recommended cuts by a Missouri House of Representatives committee would save $65 million, but would cut certain Medicaid programs.