• MU Homecoming fun leads to plenty of clean up Posted on 21 October 2018 at 11:34pm

    COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri's 107th Homecoming has come and gone, but left behind a lot of clean up.

    Students across MU's campus and Columbia spent the day scrubbing windows, taking apart floats and deconstructing scaffolding from campus decorations.

  • Trolley owner, witness react to fatal trolley crash in Hermann Posted on 21 October 2018 at 11:01pm

    HERMANN - Neighbors in the town of Hermann, Missouri are still grieving after a fatal accident involving a trolley killed a 55-year-old woman Saturday.

    Paula Heidemann was driving a Hyundai Tucson SUV when state troopers said she pulled out from a private driveway onto Highway 100 into the path of a trolley car. It happened just south of Hermann.

  • Missouri's Jontay Porter to miss season after knee injury Posted on 21 October 2018 at 8:34pm

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri men’s basketball program suffered a crushing blow Sunday night when it was announced that sophomore power forward Jontay Porter will miss the entire 2018-2019 season after tearing the ACL and MCL in his knee. The injury occurred during a closed scrimmage with Southern Illinois.

    Porter averaged 9.9 points and 6.8 rebounds as a freshman sixth man last season. He was named to the SEC all – freshman team and the co - SEC sixth man of the year. The 6’11 forward entered the draft initially, but opted to return to school for another year after testing the NBA Draft waters. Porter was projected by some as a sure-fire lottery pick in the 2019 NBA draft prior to the injury.

  • Trump says US is ending decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia Posted on 21 October 2018 at 5:20pm

    (CNN) - President Donald Trump announced Saturday that the US is pulling out of the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, a decades-old agreement that has drawn the ire of the President.

    "Russia has violated the agreement. They've been violating it for many years," Trump told reporters before boarding Air Force One to leave Nevada following a campaign rally.

  • Washington Post publisher calls Saudi announcement on Khashoggi a 'coverup' Posted on 21 October 2018 at 3:28pm

    (CNN) - The Washington Post says Saudi Arabia's announcement about the death of contributing columnist Jamal Khashoggi is not an explanation at all, but a "coverup."

    And the Post is putting even more pressure on President Trump, the US Congress and other countries to hold the Saudis accountable.

  • Sedalia man killed in Cole County crash Posted on 21 October 2018 at 10:15am

    COLE COUNTY - One man is dead after being ejected from his motorcycle during a crash Saturday night.

    Kin Darius Patterson, 21, of Jefferson City attempted to cross Highway 50 westbound at Lookout Trail when his 2014 Hyundai Elantra pulled in front of a 2005 Honda VT750, causing a crash, according to the crash report

  • Missouri bounces back to throttle Memphis 65-33 Posted on 21 October 2018 at 9:17am

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Defense came at a premium in Missouri's homecoming game against Memphis. The teams combined for 68 points in the first half, and continued to keep the scoreboard operator busy in the second.

    When it was all said and done, Missouri rolled over Memphis. Drew Lock threw for 350 yards and four touchdowns on 23-for-29 passing, and Missouri defeated Memphis 65-33 in its homecoming game on Saturday.

  • Police make arrest after fatal car crash in Columbia Posted on 21 October 2018 at 1:47am

    COLUMBIA - One person was killed in a crash late Saturday night on North Stadium Boulevard (State Route E) near Blackfoot Road, police said. 

    The crash was reported at 10:54 p.m. when a 2014 Subaru Impreza traveling north on North Stadium Boulevard near Blackfoot Road left the roadway and went airborne. The car collided with several trees and a utility pole, according to a press release from the Columbia Police Department. 

  • UPDATED: One killed, several injured in Hermann trolley crash Posted on 21 October 2018 at 12:57am

    HERMANN - One person was killed and several people were injured in a crash involving a trolley, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. 

    The crash happened at 1:35 p.m. Saturday, when a 2005 Hyundai Tucson attempted to turn onto Missouri 100 from a private driveway and pulled in front of a 1994 Blue Bird Trolley, according to the crash report. 

  • Trump says US is ending decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia Posted on 20 October 2018 at 6:11pm

    (CNN) -- President Donald Trump announced Saturday that the US is pulling out of the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, a decades-old agreement that has drawn the ire of the President.

    "Russia has violated the agreement. They've been violating it for many years," Trump told reporters before boarding Air Force One to leave Nevada following a campaign rally.