olympics http://kbia.org en Show me gold! Here are the olympic medalists born in Missouri [GRAPHIC] http://kbia.org/post/show-me-gold-here-are-olympic-medalists-born-missouri-graphic <p>At least three U.S. Olympic athletes with Missouri ties are competing in Sochi this month. But they represent only a small part of the Show-Me State’s Olympic heritage. Nearly 100 medalists since the 1900s were born in Missouri, as shown by the interactive map below. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 19:42:36 +0000 Andrew Gibson 47692 at http://kbia.org Show me gold! Here are the olympic medalists born in Missouri [GRAPHIC] Security concerns loom in North Caucasus ahead of 2014 Winter Olympics http://kbia.org/post/security-concerns-loom-north-caucasus-ahead-2014-winter-olympics <p></p><div></div><div>The deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon and security concerns about the upcoming winter Olympics in Russia have a common link: the North Caucasus. This rugged region between the Caspian and Black Seas is beset by a violent Islamic insurgency.</div><p> Fri, 24 May 2013 16:12:36 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & David Reed 34288 at http://kbia.org Security concerns loom in North Caucasus ahead of 2014 Winter Olympics Newscast for August 03, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-august-03-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>25 percent voter turnout expected for Mo. primaries</li><li>Missouri&#39;s elite athletes compete in London Olympics</li><li>Springfield OKs marijuana ballot</li></ul> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 22:38:09 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 18724 at http://kbia.org Missouri's elite athletes compete in London Olympics http://kbia.org/post/missouris-elite-athletes-compete-london-olympics <p>The Olympic Games in London are about halfway through, but many Missouri athletes competing there are just beginning. Here&rsquo;s a rundown of what happened Friday and what&rsquo;s coming up this weekend.</p><p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 22:23:27 +0000 Kristofor Husted 18722 at http://kbia.org Missouri's elite athletes compete in London Olympics