- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)46
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)31
- 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)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- 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)3
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
The Knicks and Heat tied the NBA record for fewest first-half points, combining for 57 Monday at Madison Square Garden. They matched the mark set by Detroit and Denver on Nov. 16.
Baytown (Texas)Lee quarterback Drew Tate made a verbal commitment to play college football at Iowa, which finished the 2002 season ranked No. 8 nationally after losing to Southern Cal in the Orange Bowl.
A Texas A&M basketball player was free on bond after he was arrested for felony possession of steroids found in his truck. Andy Slocum was arrested early Sunday morning outside a fraternity party. Police found a large plastic bag that held syringes and vials, one of which had the words "Anabolic St" on it, according to court records. Slocum was charged with two counts of possessing a controlled substance and jailed under a $30,000 bond, according to the Brazos County Sheriff's Department.
It turns out they were sort of right
When pundits said it would be a cold day in Columbus when Ohio State could celebrate another national football championship, they weren't kidding.
More than 50,000 ignored 10-degree weather -- minus-3 with windchill -- over the weekend for the chance to sit in Ohio Stadium, just to watch 90 minutes of Fiesta Bowl highlights on the big screen and pay homage to OSU's first national champs since the Woody Hayes days.
Though the event didn't start until 1 p.m. local time, a line of fans had stretched around the stadium's perimeter by 8:30 in the morning -- 2 1/2 hours before the gates were scheduled to open.
"We left our kids behind and came out," OSU alumna Julia Fitzpatrick-Cooper told The Plain Dealer. "People at home don't understand the allegiance. People think Buckeye fans are brainwashed."
Pitcher Roger Clemens, as quoted by The New York Times, after a local schoolgirl told him her father got "really, really, really mad" when the Yankees got bounced out of last year's playoffs: "Is your last name Steinbrenner?"
On the air
College men's basketballOhio St. at Indiana, 6 p.m., ESPN
Virginia at Virginia Tech, 6:30, ESPN2
Southeast at Western Illinois, 6:30 p.m., KEZS-102.9
Missouri at Iowa State, 6:30 p.m., KZIM-960
Alabama at Mississippi, 8 p.m., ESPN
High school boys basketballJackson at Perryville, 7:15 p.m., KREZ-104.7, KGIR-1220
Notre Dame at NMCC, 7:15 p.m., KAPE-1550
Woodland at Bell City, 7:15 p.m., KBHI-107.1
Australian Open, 1 p.m., ESPN; 9:30 p.m., ESPN2
Blues at Thrashers, 7p.m., KZIM-960
College men's basketballSoutheast at Western Illinois, 7 p.m.
High school boys' basketballScott-Mississippi Conference Tournament, Scott City: Kelly vs. Delta, 6 p.m.; Oran vs. Chaffee, 7:30 p.m.
Notre Dame at New Madrid County Central, 7:30 p.m.
Jackson at Perryville, 7:30 p.m.
Advance at Zalma, 7:30 p.m.
Woodland at Bell City, 7:30 p.m.
Leopold at Meadow Heights, 7:30 p.m.
Oak Ridge at Marquand, 7:30 p.m.
Southern Missouri Christian at New Salem Baptist, 8 p.m.
High school boys' swimmingNotre Dame at Principia, 5 p.m.
High school girls' basketballSouthern Missouri Christian at New Salem Baptist, 6:30 p.m.
Twin Rivers at Scott County Central, 7:30 p.m.