It's already been a season of growing pains for the No. 1 recruit in last year's class, and while the eighth-ranked Jayhawks are starting to soar, Andrew Wiggins is still searching for his stride.
The Missouri softball team earned a No. 14 ranking in the Division I preseason poll by USA Today and the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
Florida (15-2, 4-0 SEC) is 7-2 in games decided by single digits this season and 3-1 in games decided by two points or less, a stark contrast to the team's struggles last season.
An increase in state tax revenue could allow Nixon to propose hundreds of millions of new dollars for education spending. He has said he wants to fully fund Missouri's school formula.
Gov. Jay Nixon's State of the State address is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday.
The Tolton girls basketball team earned a 57-51 win over Jamestown behind a strong game from Laura Elfrink.
Betty Jean Smith died Sunday, Jan. 19. She was 50 years old.
Mary Belle Turner died Monday, Jan. 20. She was 89.
Mary Belle Turner, 89, of Columbia died Monday, Jan. 20. She was 89.
A win Tuesday over Jamestown gave the Tolton boys basketball team its fifth consecutive win.
The Missouri women's tennis team opened the season with a pair of wins Monday. Missouri beat Saint Louis University 6-1 before beating SIU-Edwardsville 6-1.
Russian security officials are hunting down three potential female suicide bombers, one of whom is believed to be in Sochi, where the Winter Olympics will begin next month.
With less than three weeks to go until the opening ceremony, hundreds of thousands of tickets remain unsold, raising the prospect of empty seats and a lack of atmosphere at Russia's first Winter Olympics.
The three gay Republicans who are running in this year's midterm election must ultimately unseat a Democratic incumbent.
Jeffrey E. Smith is a Columbia developer who is the individual most responsible for Missouri spending more money on low-income and historic tax credits than any other state in the nation.
Stokes had 20 points and 15 rebounds Saturday in 74-66 loss at No. 14 Kentucky, which was ranked 13th at the time. Stokes will try to continue his play Wednesday when the Volunteers (11-6, 2-2 SEC) host Arkansas (12-5, 1-3).
The measure being heard by the Senate General Laws Committee on Tuesday would declare certain federal gun control policies "null and void."
For the insurance giant Travelers, the wedding insurance might be a way to connect with a couple who might later think of the company when buying insurance for a home or other milestones.
Despite frigid temperatures in many parts of the U.S. recently, NOAA and NASA reported that the average global temperature for 2013 was one of the warmest on record.
While disturbing stories of clergy sexual abuse have wrenched the Roman Catholic Church across the globe, the newly released documents offer the broadest look yet into how one of its largest and most prominent American dioceses responded to the scandal.