WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Tigers pull out victory in 4-overtime periods thriller

Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham hauls in a touchdown pass during the third overtime of the Missouri football game against Tennessee on Saturday at Neyland Stadium.

The Tigers earn their second win against an SEC opponent; men's and women's basketball each open their seasons with a win; and Hickman has tough night in the district championship.

ANALYSIS: Missouri voters stick with status quo on Election Day

Missouri voters tried to get a new person in the White House, but every other decision at the polls resulted in the status quo maintaining power. 

MU architecture student's design could become permanent veterans memorial

One of three designs from MU architecture students could become a new veterans' memorial to be built in Memorial Union.

COMMENTARY: Pinkel, Franklin still feel pressure despite victory over Tennessee

Missouri football defeated Tennessee on Saturday, but the win still doesn't make it easy for Gary Pinkel and James Franklin to reach a bowl game.

Maya Angelou will speak at One Mizzou Week

Maya Angelou will address a sold-out Missouri Theatre on Monday as part of One Mizzou Week, a week-long diversity program hosted by MU.

THE WEEK'S MOST-READ STORIES: 2012 election, HIV research and Missouri football

Stories about the election were the most-read stories this week.

Columbia School Board to vote on Battle High's custodial services

The Columbia School Board is expected to vote on custodial services at Battle High Schoolat its meeting Monday night.

THE WEEK IN PHOTOS: Veterans Day, election events and a young horse rider

Last week's best photos by Missourian photographers captured election events, a Veterans Day ceremony and a young horse rider.

Centralia without water

A water break Sunday morning left Centralia residents without water. As of Sunday afternoon, the city's water department was working to repair the break.


Columbia Police respond to attempted kidnapping

A 9-year-old girl freed herself from a man who had grabbed her arm when she was playing outside Sunday morning, police said. 

UPDATE: Shots fired in northeast Columbia on Sunday night

Officers were dispatched to the 2700 block of Quail Drive at 5:24 p.m., after receiving calls about shots being fired in the area.

Missouri volleyball sweeps Louisiana State, wins 3-0

Missouri also honored the team's alumnae as part of Tiger Alumni Day.

FROM READERS: Fallen Marine's father works to memorialize military members

In 2006, Dale Deraps' 19-year-old son was killed in Iraq. His son's death inspired him to organize an effort to establish the Honor and Remember Flag as an official state emblem for people who have been killed in action. 

FROM READERS: Former POW shares story of six-year imprisonment

Local veteran John Clark recounts his experience as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, and how it has fortified his faith in family, God and nation.

Missouri women's basketball freshman is a three-point sharpshooter

Throughout the Tigers' first three games, Maddie Stock emerged as a consistent threat to score from beyond the arc.

Rams, 49ers play to 24-24 tie

The St. Louis Rams and San Francisco 49ers played the NFL's first tie game in four years as kickers from both teams missed overtime field goals Sunday.

Hatchet, speakeasy help tell tale of Prohibition

The National Constitution Center is now showing an exhibit about prohibition. Organizers describe the 18th Amendment, which essentially banned alcohol, as America's "most colorful and complex constitutional hiccup."