Kim Davis protesters, supporters

Judge orders defiant Kentucky county clerk to jail

A federal judge found Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk Kim Davis in contempt of court and remanded her to custody for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.


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Man arrested, accused of nearly shooting brother

ABC 17 News confirmed a suspect was booked in the Boone County jail Wednesday for a shooting in August just north of Columbia.

Multi-car crash in Boone County affecting Highway 63 traffic

A multi-car crash in the southbound lanes of Highway 63 north, just south of Route NN, is affecting traffic flow in the area according to Boone County Joint Communications.


Man charged for assault, accused of cursing at, punching person on way to mosque

A 29-year-old is accused of shouting curse words, then punching a man on his way to Ramadan services in downtown Columbia in June.

One person taken to hospital after crash

One person was hurt after a crash in Jefferson City.

Two people injured in Jefferson City crash

Multiple police cars and an ambulance responded after 5 p.m. near Truman Boulevard and Amazonas Drive just north of the Capital Mall.

Johnsonville Grillers

Recall Alert for Johnsonville sausage products

Kenosha Beef International is recalling nearly 90,000 pounds of pork sausage patty products that may be contaminated small metal pieces.

Homicide suspect arrested in Jefferson City Wednesday

ABC 17 News learned one suspect wanted for a man's death in northeast Arkansas was caught Wednesday in a Jefferson City apartment with a large amount of marijuana. Another man is still on the loose.

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen coming to Columbia

The chief executive officer of Arkansas-based SmitCo Eateries Inc. confirms Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is scheduled to open in January on the Business Loop in Columbia.

Early morning fire destroys home in Jefferson City

Man arrested in weekend Jefferson City arson case

The Jefferson City house fire ABC 17 News reported over the weekend has been ruled an arson.

Columbia conducts audit to address parking issues

It's been an often-heard complaint for years, residents around downtown Columbia say there are too many cars and not enough parking spaces.   

Debris found on Reunion Island

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Reunion debris was from MH370, France says

Now even French investigators are convinced: The airplane debris found on Reunion Island in July belonged to vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, a top French prosecutor said Thursday.

Investigators learned Thursday that a series of numbers found in...

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