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Prosecutors seek death penalty against Dylann Roof

Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for Dylann Roof, who is accused of massacring nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, in July 2015.


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Infant fatally shot in St. Louis; police search for gunman

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An 8-month-old boy is dead after a shooting in north St. Louis, and police are searching for the father who is the suspected gunman.

Deputies investigating vandalism at Boone County Courthouse

Boone County deputies are investigating vandalism at the county courthouse in Columbia.

Corrections officers attacked at Boone County jail

An inmate at the Boone County Jail faces several charges following an attack on corrections officers Monday night.

Murder charge against suspect in 2014 killing upgraded

Prosecutors have upgraded one of the charges against Jason Lage, a suspect in the 2014 murder of Zachary Dawson in Madison.

Douglass Bulldogs Youth Baseball League needing volunteers

The Douglass Bulldogs Baseball League is for boys and girls ages 5-10. The league is geared at teaching kids basic baseball skills in a fun, non competitive environment.

Walk-in clinic opens in Fulton

Fulton residents are now able to get more medical treatment in town.

Home in Mexico hit by gunfire, no injuries reported

Police in Mexico are investigating an incident in which a home was hit by gunfire early Tuesday.

City wins lawsuit against owner of decrepit homes

A Cole County judge ruled in favor of the city of Jefferson in its case against a downtown property owner.

Two-car crash on new double roundabout in Columbia

ABC 17 News has reporters at the scene of a crash on the new double roundabout at Rangeline under I-70, which has only been open fewer than two days.

Rain could mean higher chances of E. Coli in lakes this weekend

More swimmers will soon start using Columbia lakes and pools as we head into the Memorial Day holiday weekend, but the high chances of rain could mean higher chances of E. Coli in the water. 

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Atlanta, South Florida, LA get Super Bowls

The NFL has awarded the 2019 Super Bowl to Atlanta, the 2020 game to South Florida and the 2021 game to Los Angeles, NFL.com announced Tuesday.

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