Rafael Ramos, a junior transfer on the Cougars' men's soccer team who moved to the United States from Brazil in 2010, has become one of the team's best players.
Last week, a handful of local, undecided voters said they were still looking for information before choosing who to cast their vote for in November. Most said they were looking forward to the first presidential debate Wednesday evening to see if either candidate would say anything to sway their vote.
The Cougars defeated their conference rivals 1-0, avenging their lone conference loss from last season.
For the first time in her softball career, Bruins junior Callie Sapp has made it through a season without an injury.
The five-year grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences will fund undergraduate and graduate biomedical research at MU, specifically focusing on underrepresented minorities.
The Sunday event is one of the largest in mid-Missouri and aims to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's disease.
People's Visioning is a Columbia group aiming to generate solutions to city problems and ideas for improvement.
The westbound car crossed the center line and collided with a truck on I-70 on Tuesday afternoon. The two men who died were identified as Terron L. Davis and Andre L. Edwards, both of Columbia.
Miguel Cabrera joins an elite list that includes Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams and Lou Gehrig.
The Cougars beat Hannibal-LaGrange 3-0 Wednesday, capitalizing on two early second-half goals.
The Cardinals, after winning 12 of their final 16 regular-season games, clinched the second National League wild card spot Tuesday and will face the Braves on Friday in Atlanta.
The conference that has won six straight national titles, largely on the backs of powerful defenses, had two teams combine for 1,000 yards Saturday afternoon. Some SEC teams, and plenty of games, are bucking the conference's defensive tradition.
Not surprisingly, they're just a one-point favorite to beat the St. Louis Rams. On Thursday night against the Rams, the Cardinals will have a shot at being the NFL's first team to go 5-0 in 2012.
The Chiefs have 15 turnovers, their eight fumbles lost are double the next-worst team in the AFC and their minus-13 differential is a big reason they've been blown out in three of the four games they've played and needed a late rally to win the other.
By combining faster gene-analyzing machinery with new computer software that, at the push of a few buttons, uses a baby's symptoms to zero in on the most suspicious mutations, the researchers hope to start treatment earlier or avoid futile care for lethal illnesses.
The Missouri congressman's remarks in a 2008 speech on the House floor that equated abortion providers to terrorists were being recirculated Wednesday.
An Ohio county rebounding from years of unemployment is growing because of crude oil and natural gas, but that community could see possible fees and taxes on the oil and gas to help state budgets.
President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney meet in a debate airing at 8 p.m. Wednesday.
The Detroit Tigers' 1-0 victory Wednesday night over the Kansas City Royals took a backseat to seeing Miguel Cabrera win baseball's Triple Crown.
A law passed by the Missouri General Assembly eliminating the February primary and June elections is causing Jefferson City officials to rework the city's election process.