missouri football http://kbia.org en Presidential support for Michael Sam http://kbia.org/post/presidential-support-michael-sam <p>President Barack Obama is praising University of&nbsp;Missouri&nbsp;football player Michael Sam for announcing he is gay before the NFL draft.</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 22:44:35 +0000 Associated Press 48303 at http://kbia.org Presidential support for Michael Sam Early homecoming football game may impact downtown Columbia businesses http://kbia.org/post/early-homecoming-football-game-may-impact-downtown-columbia-businesses <p>MU's morning homecoming football game this weekend may have a negative economic impact on downtown Columbia businesses.</p><p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 21:48:38 +0000 Kellie Stanfield 23509 at http://kbia.org Early homecoming football game may impact downtown Columbia businesses Texas gov campaigns for Mo. AG candidate http://kbia.org/post/texas-gov-campaigns-mo-ag-candidate <p>Missouri Republican Ed Martin is getting help in his run for state attorney general from Texas Governor Rick Perry. Martin and Perry campaigned Monday in Columbia.</p><p>Martin, a St. Louis lawyer who was chief of staff to former Governor Matt Blunt, is challenging Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster. At Bleu Restaurant Monday, Perry compared Martin’s campaign to an SEC football event.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:51:27 +0000 Andrea Park 21732 at http://kbia.org Texas gov campaigns for Mo. AG candidate Washington pleads guilty to assault, will serve no extra time http://kbia.org/post/washington-pleads-guilty-assault-will-serve-no-extra-time <p>&nbsp;Former University of Missouri running back Derrick Washington has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of domestic assault against an ex-girlfriend. Tue, 14 Feb 2012 22:02:21 +0000 Associated Press 8810 at http://kbia.org