The Boone County Sheriff's Department responded to an incident Saturday afternoon after a man pulled out a gun during an argument and fired it at the ground. Police arrested Citizens for Justice founder Matthew Akins in connection with the assault.
Missouri has its first victim of college football's new targeting rule. Linebacker Andrew Wilson was ejected in the third quarter of Saturday's game against for an illegal hit above the shoulders.
This week, the Missouri Tigers were victorious over Toledo, and the women's volleyball team remains undefeated.
The Columbia Missourian won the Gold Medal Newspaper award in the Missouri Press Association's Better Newspaper Contest. The newspaper won 64 awards in total, including 23 first-place awards.
The Missouri women's soccer team fell 2-1 to San Diego in overtime Sunday afternoon.
The board will also vote on the school's naming committee and the district's contract with the PedNet Coalition for the Walking School Bus program.
The men's team beat the St. Louis Crusaders 74-0 on Saturday.
Officers chased a man on foot early Sunday after being told he had a handgun. Daniel Cohen, 26, was arrested on suspicion of resisting arrest, tampering with evidence and unlawful use of a weapon.
Columbia Transit is holding the Find 'N Ride Scavenger Hunt to raise awareness of its new smartphone app, DoubleMap, which shows the locations of city buses.
Bill Ferguson will set off on a multi-state tour on Tuesday after oral arguments in the Western District Court of Appeals. He hopes to spread the word of the case to larger cities, including New York, Chicago and Los Angeles.
Curtis Jones, 40, formerly of Columbia and more recently of Morgantown, W.Va., was the MU director of football operations from 1999 to 2000. He died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.
Marveina Ward of Jarrell, Texas, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. She was 76.
The last time Kansas City won its opener by such a wide margin was 1963, a 59-7 victory against Denver.
Jared Cook caught two touchdown passes and had a key reception in the drive that led to Greg Zuerlein's tiebreaking field goal with 40 seconds to go.
Bruce Chen broke up a bad string of starts by Royals pitchers on Sunday, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits in seven innings Sunday.
The Pirates arrived at Busch Stadium this weekend with a 1½-game division lead and a chance to cement their first winning season since 1992. They left trailing the Cardinals by 1½ games and still stuck on 81 victories.
The 2004 murder of 23-year-old MU student Jesse Valencia will be featured at 8 p.m. Sunday on "Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall."
Before Missouri's 38-23 win over Toledo on Saturday, Pinkel and offensive coordinator Josh Henson told Franklin to be smart when he scrambles out of the pocket and make sure to get down before taking a hit. Franklin may have been listening to their advice, but he didn't follow it.
Markus Golden ran for 30 touchdowns as a high school senior, but Missouri didn't recruit him to play running back. He still found a way to show off his speed in the Tigers' 38-23 victory on Saturday evening.
The Rockets totaled 387 yards of total offense, but James Franklin and the Tigers outgunned them in the fourth quarter for a double-digit win.