Missouri freshman defensive tackle Josh Moore was diagnosed with cancer at age 8. Eleven years later, the Olathe North grad is a rising star for the Tigers. He also shares a special bond with MU coach Gary Pinkel, who announced Nov. 13 that he had follicular lymphoma and would resign after the season.
A fast-moving fire powered by gusting winds destroyed a 19th century apartment building and two houses Thursday in Sedalia, Mo. It took more than 50 firefighters roughly three hours to control the blaze.
Russia has halted Turkish goods at the border, citing a possible terrorist threat among the goods, and a major energy project in Turkey that Moscow once hailed might be halted in the wake of Turkey shooting down a Russian jet over the Syria border.