Tolton football vanquishes Missouri Military Academy

The Trailblazers won 58-6 on Friday to improve to 2-5 on the season.

Cougars volleyball wins two games to start Spartan Invitational

Columbia College defeated Friends University and Trinity International University on Friday.

Cecil Warren Sr. enjoyed hunting, fishing

Cecil Warren Sr. of Columbia died Thursday Oct. 10, 2013. He was 83.

Sexual assault in MU residence hall reported

A man entered the room in a residence hall after a female student answered the door expecting a friend, MU police said.

Cecil Warren Sr., Jan. 30, 1930 — Oct. 10, 2013

Cecil Warren Sr. of Columbia died October 10, 2013.

UPDATE: Hagler replaced as director of Missouri agriculture agency

John Hagler, director of the Missouri Department of Agriculture, was abruptly replaced Friday with no reason released by Gov. Jay Nixon. Harry Bozoian will be acting agriculture director until Oct. 31.

Anxiety sets in as food stamps benefits set to decrease

A federal stimulus that increased food stamps benefits in 2009 will expire at the end of the month, leaving families wondering how they will get by.

UPDATE: Zookeeper killed at zoo in Springfield

Springfield officials say a longtime zookeeper was killed by an elephant at the city's Dickerson Park Zoo.

Rivers still open, but not the federal land they flow through

The Current and Jacks Fork rivers in southwest Missouri are open to boaters — as long as they don't step foot in the closed parks the rivers flow through. This will last until the partial government shutdown is over.


General in charge of ICBMs fired

Maj. Gen. Michael Carey was removed from command of the 20th Air Force because of alleged personal misbehavior. The removal follows the relief of Vice Adm. Tim Giardina from his second-in-command position at U.S. Strategic Command on Wednesday.

Global chemical watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize

By giving the peace award to an international organization, the Nobel committee found a way to highlight the devastating Syrian civil war, now in its third year, without siding with any group involved.

Missouri to join dozens of other states, territories in earthquake drill

Ten states, including Missouri, will be part of the Great Central U.S. Shakeout drill at 10:17 a.m. Thursday.

Suspect who shot 2 deputies killed by police

A 40-year-old eastern Missouri man accused of shooting two deputies early Friday was killed hours later in a confrontation with police.

UPDATE: Suspect who shot 2 deputies killed by police

An eastern Missouri man accused of shooting two police officers early Friday morning  has been killed by police.

Database to help ID body found in river

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children in Alexander, Va., is joining in the effort to identify her.

Arrest made in death of Columbia woman found in Cooper County

Bryant L. Holmes Jr., 23, was arrested in connection with the death of Satina Beckner, 32.