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Suspect arrested in early Friday morning car chase

A suspect is in custody Friday morning after leading authorities on a high speed car chase in Columbia and Ashland.

Suspects on the loose after armed home invasion

Three male suspects are on the loose Friday morning after a home invasion robbery in Columbia. 

Work set to begin on Scott Blvd. in Columbia Friday

Work is scheduled to begin on a major Columbia road starting Friday. 

Columbia Public Library addresses bat problem

Officials at the Columbia Public Library confirmed to ABC 17 News Thursday that there are bats inside the library.

Man killed in Miller County crash

Man killed in Camden County crash

A 20-year-old man is dead following a Thursday afternoon crash in Camden County.

Campus alert issued for Mizzou

Campus alert issued for Mizzou

A campus alert has been issued for the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Lawmakers develop intern rules to prevent sexual harassment

New laws for sex ed classes, e.cigarettes take effect Friday

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Numerous new Missouri laws are set to take effect Friday, ranging from caps on traffic fines to changes in sex education.

Highway Patrol upgrades background check system

Highway Patrol upgrades background check process

School districts in Missouri will now have greater access to employee criminal records.

Man caught with child porn involving infants, toddlers

A man is in the Boone County Jail after authorities said he was caught with child pornography involving infants and toddlers. 

Cole Co. man accused of molesting a child

A Cole County man accused of molesting a child is in jail.

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71 bodies found in truck in Austria

Dozens of refugees -- most likely fleeing war-ravaged Syria -- probably suffocated inside a truck abandoned on an Austrian highway, authorities said Friday.

Sixty of the 71 victims were men. Eight women died, as did three children, ages 2, 3 and 8.


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