No. 1 Alabama trying to avoid 'relief syndrome'

Alabama's Nick Saban doesn't want his players to be in a celebratory mood this week after the Crimson Tide defeated LSU 38-17 on Saturday.

FROM THE NEWSROOM: How are graphics made?

An exchange of ideas between news editors, reporters, artists and graphics editors result in the creation of a Missourian graphic.

Missouri minimum wage to rise to $7.50 an hour

The minimum wage increase will make Missouri's wage 25 cents higher than the federal government's level.


SEC names Mauk freshman of the week

Missouri quarterback was named the Southeastern Conference's freshman of the week.


Missouri Orthopaedic Institute to host seminar for runners

The seminar will feature sports medicine experts offering tips for running techniques and how to reduce common injuries.

Woman sexually assaulted Friday morning near MU

A woman was walking near Sanborn Field around 2 a.m. Friday when a man approached her and grabbed her breast. He fled after she resisted.

Missing Columbia woman possibly with man charged in her assault

Cassandra Leaann Laronge was last heard from on Nov. 2, when she called a relative. Columbia police believe she is with Christopher Brett Mears, who was charged with assaulting her in September.

Columbia man accused of pulling a gun at Club Vogue

Quillan Jacobs, 22, of Columbia was arrested on suspicion of wielding a handgun during an argument at Club Vogue early Saturday. He also had crack cocaine in his pocket, according to Columbia police.

Cold weather to hit Columbia area, along with chance of snow

A cold front is expected to hit Columbia mid-day Monday, with temperatures dropping to the teens Tuesday night. There's a 40 percent chance of snow on Monday evening.

Local filmmakers to screen short films Monday evening

A free showing of eleven short films will be featured 9 p.m. Monday at Ragtag Cinema.

McCaskill's staff to host 'Kitchen Table Talk' on Tuesday

A staff member for Sen. Claire McCaskill will host a "Kitchen Table Talk" Tuesday in Columbia.

WATCH LIVE: Veterans Day wreath-laying ceremony at MU

MU's annual wreath-laying ceremony to honor veterans takes place at noon in Memorial Union. Watch a live stream of the ceremony here.

FROM READERS: Cupcake Club encourages creativity, community, friendly competition

The Mizzou Cupcake Club meets once a month and has a different theme that uses new techniques.

Rookies of the Year: Jose Fernandez and Wil Myers

Fernandez stood out in a very deep National League class, and Myers took home the American League prize after putting up impressive offensive numbers in barely half a season.

13 free agents turn down qualifying offers

Thirteen $14.1 million qualifying offers were turned down Monday, as baseball's general managers began their fall meeting Monday.


Alderson: Stacking money, but Mets have only 5s

After two offseasons of cutting payroll, the Mets are ready to spend now that Johan Santana, Jason Bay, Carlos Beltran, Jose Reyes and Francisco Rodriguez all are off the active books.


Rams at best entering bye week

The Rams built such a huge cushion against the heavily favored Indianapolis Colts that they didn't need any late-game scores to end a three-game losing streak.

Mississippi receiver emerges after slow start

Mississippi's Donte Moncrief has most of the attributes expected of an elite receiver, but is missing an ego.

MRI shows no damage to Manning's ankle

Peyton Manning is expected to play Sunday when the 8-1 Broncos take on the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs.


Chiefs back to work as Broncos showdown awaits

The Chiefs spent their bye week preparing to face their AFC West rivals, the Denver Broncos.