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CPS working to close student achievement gap

The Columbia School Board discussed the district's results from the reading and math benchmark tests during its meeting Monday night.

Inappropriate Facebook page in South Callaway shut down

Inappropriate Facebook page in Callaway County shut down by Sheriff's Department

A controversial facebook page that portrays underage girls with sexual language is now off of Facebook, but some mid-missouri parents are still angry tonight and want answers. 

The page, "South Callaway's Sexiest" surfaced on facebook about mid January showing pictures of underage girls referring to the pictures - as…

Disabled Boonville Veteran VA Issues

Boonville Veteran charged with hidden fees

Hundreds of complaints were filed into the Veterans Affairs office in 2015 and that number seems to continue to rise. A Boonville Veteran called into ABC 17 to get help for a problem that he fears many other veterans face. 

Urban Education Hearing

Urban Education Hearing

A hearing happened Monday afternoon in Jefferson City with Representative Courtney Curtis and the Special Committee of Urban Issues. 

Parents worried over weekend mall fight

Columbia parents worried over weekend mall fight

A cell phone video posted on Facebook shows a first-hand account of the fight that took place at the Columbia Mall on Saturday.  

Fulton city officials confirm new fire chief hired

A new person will soon take on the leadership role as the fire chief at the Fulton Fire Department.

Body found near a Columbia creek identified

UPDATE: Body identified by investigators.

Car and school bus crash

Crash involving school bus blocks traffic in Columbia

Traffic was blocked along Vandiver Drive at Rangeline Street near I-70 after a crash involving a Columbia school bus Monday morning.

5 hurt when porch collapses in St. Louis during Mardi Gras

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A second-floor porch in St. Louis collapsed, injuring five people, two seriously.

Police investigate overnight shooting in north Columbia

Columbia police investigated a shooting in north Columbia early Sunday morning.

Hong Kong riot

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Police fire shots during Hong Kong 'riot'

Fires were still burning in the Hong Kong district of Mong Kok Tuesday morning after a night of violence during the Chinese New Year holiday between riot police and protesters.

Clashes erupted after government officials tried to evict street vendors f...

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