Missouri Headed to SEC Championship Game

Missouri Headed to SEC Championship Game

The Missouri Tigers are headed to Atlanta for their second consecutive SEC Championship game after rallying past Arkansas 21-14. Missouri scored 18 unanswered points, 15 in the fourth quarter, to clip Arkansas. Senior Markus Golden forced and recovered a fumble with 2:13 remaining in the game to seal the win for the Tigers. Trailing 14-6 to […]

Missouri Executes Leon Taylor for 1994 Gas Station Shooting

Missouri Executes Leon Taylor for 1994 Gas Station Shooting

Leon Taylor, the man who was convicted for shooting and killing gas station attendant Robert Newton during a 1994 robbery, was executed in Bonne Terri, Missouri, early Wednesday morning. Newton was shot by Taylor in front of his 8-year-old stepdaughter in Independence, Miss., on April 14, 1994. Taylor also tried to shoot the girl, but his gun jammed […]

Missouri Governor Nixon Speaks on Ferguson

Missouri Governor Nixon Speaks on Ferguson

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon just completed a live broadcast in which he outlined a plan to create a special “Ferguson Commission” to investigate the circumstances and events surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown Jr. on August 9 at the hands of a Ferguson Police officer. His broadcast, made from the Florissant Valley Community College […]