Some see the SEC as being down this season, but coaches around the conference see a league where almost any team can win on any night.
In other news around the world, a Colorado judge entered a not guilty plea on behalf of James Holmes in connection with the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting.
A new California law grants the public access to records of private foundations that are affiliated with the University of California and California State University campuses. But accessing the foundation records of the 33 total campuses isn't as easy or uniform as it sounds.
Musial spent his entire 22-year career with the Cardinals, leading the team to three World Series wins. He was a three-time MVP and seven-time batting champion.
In his homily, Cardinal Angelo Sodano, dean of the College of Cardinals, called for unity within the church.
Mary Barile and Christine Montgomery released "Merit, Not Sympathy, Wins: The Life and Times of Blind Boone," which helps fill a lack in literature about Columbia's blind musical prodigy.
The Army Corps of Engineers stood by last month's prediction that winter runoff from melting snow and rain into the Missouri River above Sioux City, Iowa, will be 80 percent of normal this year.
At issue is the Army Corps of Engineers' effort to create a refuge for young pallid sturgeon and other native species.
The bill would implement a recommendation from a tax-credit review commission appointed by Nixon.
Workers seeking to invoke the so-called conscience protection would have to provide reasonable notice.
Gov. Jay Nixon objects to the bill because it would raise the state sales tax by one-half cent over five years.
The final measure was the product of a compromise forged after nearly eight hours of opposition from Senate Democrats.
Websites have been set up to alert people when a decision is made, and several media outlets are broadcasting from the scene.
James Holmes is charged with 166 counts, mostly murder and attempted murder, in the July 20 attack on moviegoers at a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in the Denver suburb of Aurora that killed 12 people and injured 70.
Mike Griggs, the department's current assistant director, will be promoted to the position effective Friday.
Revenue from the bonds could pay for construction on college campuses, state parks, the state Capitol and rural water projects.
The legislation is the work of a Missouri Bar panel that began meeting five years ago to give the code its first makeover since the 1970s.
Curiosity is the first spacecraft sent to Mars that could collect a sample from deep inside a rock, and scientists said Tuesday that they hit pay dirt with that first rock.
High school students will have more flexibility under the new plan, and middle school students will start first.
The Missouri men's basketball team is busy preparing for the Southeastern Conference tournament, which starts Thursday for the Tigers.