Missouri basketball's interim coach Tim Fuller leads team to 5-0 start

Missouri defeats IUPUI 78-64 on Monday.

Interim coach Tim Fuller's mission all along was to not lose a game, and he completed his mission as Missouri defeated IUPUI 78-64 Monday in the last of his five-game stint at the helm.

Columbia artist paints animal miniatures on pebbles

Sid Brown follows his passion for art through his realistic pebble paintings, a skill he taught himself from library books. 

Missouri football recognizes pressure of Texas A&M game

Two games Saturday will decide which teams play for the Southeastern Conference Championship in Atlanta on Dec. 7. 

BATTLE RISING: Junior Tyler McCutchen loses 'shell' through acting

Before seventh grade, 16-year-old Tyler McCutchen was shy. But as he stands on the stage as Mushnik, one of the lead roles in Battle High School’s production of "Little Shop of Horrors," it's hard to tell.

Nixon proposes increasing Missouri scholarship program

The plan would give students who receive Bright Flight scholarships the option for an extra $5,000 annually for agreeing to work full time in Missouri immediately after school.

Former Missouri justice to lead appeal of red-light ruling

The city of Ellisville and American Traffic Solutions — which installed and operates red light cameras — have asked the Missouri Supreme Court to hear a case in which the Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern Division ruled Ellisville's ordinance was not enforceable.

Saudi woman embraces year abroad at MU

Haneen Mohammed, a foreign exchange student at MU from Saudi Arabia, transitions to a culture completely different from her own.

Phamaceutical testing company to expand to Columbia in February

Bio Pharma Services, a Toronto-based pharmaceutical company, has announced it will open a 48-bed clinical trial testing facility in Columbia in February.

Stock sisters bring package deal to Missouri basketball

Morgan and Maddie Stock knew they wanted to play college basketball together. Now in their second year, the Missouri guards contribute to the strong offensive effort coming off the bench.

Rebels regroup, prepare for Egg Bowl

Mississippi's four-game winning streak is history along with its short stay in the national rankings.

Agent pleads guilty to failing to clean up after O'Reilly fire

The city took the company that owned the strip mall to court for failing to demolish and clean up the site.

Derby Ridge Elementary hosts entrepreneurship, finance day

About 30 volunteers went to Derby Ridge Elementary School on Monday to teach classes on entrepreneurship and financial literacy. 

Man robbed after Craigslist meeting

Police advise would-be buyers and sellers to meet inside a public place to stay safe.

Ginny Chadwick declares candidacy for First Ward Council seat

The MU graduate student puts better voter turnout at the top of her to-do list for the campaign.

FROM READERS: Make healthful snacks to eat on your way to work

Ellen Schuster, a nutritionist with the MU Extension, offers advice on how to make your "morning on-the-go food" flavorful and healthful.

Rock Bridge boys win at Hannibal Tournament

A win over Kirksville started the season well for Rock Bridge boys basketball in the opening round of the Hannibal Thanksgiving Tournament.

UPDATE: Travelers cast wary eye as storm moves eastward

Nearly 300 American Airlines and American Eagle flights were canceled in and out of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Monday because of the weather. Icy roads led to hundreds of accidents and at least 11 deaths, half of them in Texas.

Missouri volleyball team picks up more honors

Southeastern Conference Player of the Week honor went to Missouri senior outside hitter Lisa Henning. In wins over Mississippi State and Kentucky, Henning had 5.25 points per set and hit .453 over the weekend.

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose out for season

The team said Rose had successful surgery Monday morning in Chicago to repair a torn medial meniscus in his right knee.

No. 4 Auburn just another big game for No. 1 'Bama

Alabama (11-0, 7-0 Southeastern Conference) visits No. 4 Auburn on Saturday in a game that has much of the state in a fever pitch.