Heading into Game 5 of their NL division series against Pittsburgh, the Cardinals can take comfort in this: They're 7-1 the last three years when facing postseason elimination.
Quarterback Aaron Murray said Tuesday he is spending extra practice time with players promoted from the scout team as No. 7 Georgia tries to compensate for injuries that have forced dramatic changes at wide receiver and tailback heading into Saturday's game against No. 25 Missouri.
At least 19 young men have settled with Penn State over assertions of abuse by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, according to lawyers for the claimants.
Couldn't make Monday's city council meeting? The Missourian was there and kept track of the meeting's highlights. Check out our notes and the council's agenda.
Charles Davis recently took over as dean of the University of Georgia's journalism school. Although the former MU professor feels nostalgic for Columbia, he has no doubt "the old Bulldog is home."
Eldon's volleyball team was too much for Battle on Tuesday night. Eldon beat Battle 25-17, 22-25, 25-22.
The Rock Bridge tennis team moves to the district championships after defeating Hickman on Tuesday.
The Father Tolton Regional Catholic High School volleyball team fell to Christian Fellowship on Tuesday, 3-0.
Rookie right-hander Shelby Miller won't be the only Cardinals starter ready for bullpen duty in Game 5 of their NL division series against Pittsburgh on Wednesday night. St. Louis manager Mike Matheny said Lance Lynn, chased in the fifth inning of Game 2, will be available as well.
President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner offered hints of possible compromise but also traded heated rhetoric Tuesday as the partial government shutdown reached its eighth day.
FIFA ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia expects investigations of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids to last into next year. Garcia's U.S.-based law firm on Tuesday stressed the limited mandate of his work, which some FIFA critics hope could lead to re-running the controversial process that gave the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 event to Qatar.
The city of Independence, which operates the National Frontier Trails Museum, needs to address security and other concerns before the statue is returned to the site, said tourism director Cori Day.
The state Conservation Department said ducks should still be abundant, if weather conditions cause them to migrate at the right time.
Jewish Americans are preparing to celebrate a rare convergence this holiday season, when Thanksgiving will fall on the second day of Hanukkah.
The May decision by the Boy Scouts to allow gay members has generated debate among many denominations. The Lutheran Church signed an agreement with the Boy Scouts that allows congregations to make their own decisions about sponsoring troops.
Japan, Finland, Canada, Netherlandsc, Australiac, Sweden, Norway, Flanders-Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, and Korea all scored significantly higher than the United States in all three areas on the test.
Local, county and state rescuers searched for the boy most of Sunday, with the help of as many as 200 volunteers.
EPA officials said the testing will be delayed until the funding for the work is enacted.
The Kewpies knocked off visiting Smith-Cotton 4-3 in penalty kicks after two overtimes.
Meetings on Aug. 19 and Sept. 3 went well past midnight because of long lines during public comment.