Head football coach Gary Pinkel said in a video post to his website that he thinks university-level football and basketball players should be paid for their play.
The Whirling Brothers Circus features performers from Russia, Kurdistan, Mexico, Florida and Texas and a half-dozen camels.
The Harrisburg High School junior varsity football team stayed unbeaten, besting Salisbury High School 28-14. The Bulldogs were led by the boot of kicker Cody Adams.
Fourteen community members appeared before the Columbia School Board on Monday to voice their opinions on funding the Walking School Bus program. A majority spoke in favor of continuing the program with school district money.
With the General Assembly set to convene Wednesday for an opportunity to override the governor's vetoes, supporters and opponents of a controversial tax-cut bill began making their final arguments Monday.
Going ahead with military action against Syria in the face of widespread disapproval of the American people and discord among the international community would constitute a moral crisis for the United States.
Stephens volleyball won the first set, but Columbia won the match 23-25, 25-23, 25-16, 25-17.
President Barack Obama, though expressing deep skepticism, declared it a "potentially a significant breakthrough" that could head off the threats of U.S. air strikes that have set the world on edge.
Perpetrators drove a stolen truck through Cosmopolitan Park's Rainbow Softball Center, causing $50,000 of estimated damage.
The festival will open with "Maidentrip" — a film about Laura Dekker, 14, who set out to become the youngest person to sail around the world.
Another defendant, Durantrae Logan, pleaded guilty for second-degree murder on Aug. 7.
The rain Columbia received Sunday morning was beneficial, but it wasn't nearly enough to pull Boone County from drought conditions.
Joshua Murray, 18, and Nicholas Thomas, 19, have been charged with first-degree murder for the July 14 shooting.
Veterans, active service members and military families will be able to share their stories with StoryCorps this week in Columbia.
Rarely has a veto session of the Missouri General Assembly received such a buildup as the one beginning Wednesday. But rarely has a bill as bad as House Bill 253 stood a chance of being enacted into law.
The St. Louis-based program HOME WORKS!, which began at Benton and Parkade elementary schools this school year, encourages parents to be more involved in their children's education.
To combat stormwater pollution and contamination exacerbated by rapid development during the past 43 years, MU is ramping up its treatment effort across its 1,440-acre main campus.
Missouri senior setter Molly Kreklow was named SEC Player of the Week on Monday.
The Rock Bridge softball team won 7-1 at Pattonville, and the Rock Bridge volleyball team scored a home victory against Smith-Cotton.
Missouri defensive lineman Markus Golden was named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week on Monday.