- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)7
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)38
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)2
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
- Local company makes eco-friendly kitty litter that cuts cat-box smell (04/25/16)
- Man accused of pointing BB gun at Chaffee resident (04/26/16)2
Baseball players have taken the first step toward a possible collusion grievance against owners, requesting management documents about negotiations with free agents during this offseason. The request, filed Thursday by union lawyer Michael Weiner, was confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday by a pair of baseball officials who spoke on the condition they not be identified.
The Pirates agreed to terms with pitcher Julian Tavarez on a minor league contract and invited him to spring training. Tavarez, 29, was 10-12 with a 5.39 ERA for the Marlins last season. He pitched in 29 games, making 27 starts.
Kings forward Chris Webber left Tuesday night's game against Utah in the second quarter with a sprained left ankle and wasn't expected to return. Webber went up for a hook shot over Scott Padgett and appeared to come down on Padgett's foot. He limped off court with help from two teammates with 10:33 left in the period.
Jazz coach Jerry Sloan pushed official Courtney Kirkland in the chest and was ejected in the first quarter of Tuesday night's game at Sacramento. Sloan and Kirkland exchanged words face-to-face after Sloan argued that Kings guard Doug Christie stepped out of bounds on the sideline right near where Kirkland was standing. Sloan got down and put his hand to the spot where he thought Christie stepped out.
The WNBA is betting professional women's basketball will be successful in Connecticut, where UConn games routinely sell out. The former Orlando Miracle, a team led by former UConn star Nykesha Sales, was purchased by the Mohegan Indian Tribe and became the Connecticut Sun, league commissioner Val Ackerman said.
On the air
GolfPGA Tour, Bob Hope Classic, first round, at La Quinta, Calif., 2 p.m., USA
Heineken Classic, , 10 p.m., GOLF
College men's basketballNorth Carolina at Georgia Tech, 6 p.m., ESPN
Missouri at Nebraska, 6:30 p.m., KZIM-960
High school boys basketballJackson vs. Rockwood Summit at Fox Tournament, 5:30 p.m., KCGQ-99.3
Mavericks at Rockets, 8 p.m., ESPN
Maple Leafs at Hurricanes, 6:30 p.m., ESPN2
High school boys basketballJackson vs. Rockwood Summit at Fox Tournament, 6 p.m.
High school wrestling
Central double dual (Jackson, Poplar Bluff, Dexter), 5 p.m. JV