After Troubles in Columbia, Fewer Freshman Apply to MissouriSo far, the university's received 18,377 freshmen applications for the fall. That compares to 19,318 applications at the same time last year. However, it is 123 more applications when compared to January 2014.
University of Missouri System Governing Board Makes No Announcement After MeetingThe Board of Curators held an emergency session Wednesday evening amid racial tensions on the Columbia campus.
Lt. Gov. Kinder Calls for Mizzou to Investigate Staff Shown in Protest Video"I would immediately, today, begin an investigation. I would have the appropriate authorities at the school call them in and ask them to explain themselves. The video speaks for itself very loudly," Kinder said.
Mizzou Players Say Protest Shows Athletes Have PowerIt took only two days after the football team joined the protest and threatened to stay off the field until a black student protester ended his hunger strike for the target of their boycott to be gone.
Mizzou Football Coach Backs Protesting PlayersGary Pinkel tweets photo with caption, "Mizzou Family stands as one."
Black Mizzou Football Players Say They Will Boycott TeamIn online photos, about 30 Mizzou players are linking arms with Jonathan Butler, the Missouri grad student who is on a hunger strike that he says will last until Wolfe is removed.
3 Hillsboro School Board Members ResignA special meeting was called by the Hillsboro Board of Education at 6:30 a.m. Thursday.
Small Gathering Protests Activist's FiringUmar Lee calls for boycott, says he'll continue trying to unionize drivers.
Over 150 Students Walk Out Of School To Protest Transgender Teen Using Girls' Locker RoomOver 150 Missouri high school students voiced their displeasure about a transgender teen using the girl’s locker room by walking out of class.
School Split Over Transgender Student Using Girls BathroomAn effort by a transgender student to use the girls bathroom is splitting Hillsboro High School, with some of her peers walking out in protest and others holding a counter demonstration to show their support.
Stenger Defends Charges Against Ferguson ProtestersCounty Executive does not believe charges filed a year after arrests give county a black eye.
After 2 Nights of Tension, a Peaceful Protest in FergusonTuesday night's crowd of around 100 demonstrators was mostly calm and peaceful.