Missouri men's swimming and diving team wins Mizzou Invite

The Missouri men's swimming and diving team won the 2012 Mizzou Invite in Columbia.

What others are saying about Michael Dixon Jr.'s departure

Find out what sports commentators and others are saying about Michael Dixon Jr.'s announcement that he will transfer from MU.

Teen injured after fall at Rock Bridge Memorial State Park

The 16-year-old was airlifted to University Hospital to check for a potential head injury.

Rick Majerus, college basketball coach, dies

College basketball coach Rick Majerus died Saturday of heart failure. He was 64.


House, Senate have competing tax plans as 'fiscal cliff' approaches

Both the House and Senate already have passed separate bills to delay big tax increases awaiting nearly every taxpayer next year if Congress and the White House can't agree on a plan to avert the "fiscal cliff."

Asperger's dropped from revised psychiatric diagnosis manual

The term "Asperger's disorder" is being dropped and substituted with DMDD in the first major rewrite of the diagnostic guide in nearly 20 years.


Christmas lighting displays can be nightmare for neighbors

Christmas lighting displays might impress many holiday visitors across the region, but they often raise the ire of neighbors fighting for their right to peace and quiet and unfettered access to their homes.

Police: Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher kills girlfriend, self

Police did not release a possible motive for the murder-suicide. Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend, Kasandra M. Perkins, 22, had a 3-month-old daughter.

WORLD NEWS IN BRIEF: Egyptian president calls for referendum on constitution

Some of the world's latest news includes the Egyptian president calling for a referendum, a Miami airport bus crash and Internet services being restored to Syria after a two-day blackout.