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US Supreme Court puts Va. gay marriage on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request to delay enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia's same-sex marriage ban. That means gay and lesbian couples cannot legally wed in the state for now.

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Lunch provided, teachers give lessons at Ferguson library

While the unrest in Ferguson continues, school is delayed for students in the school
district and some parents are scrambling to arrange their schedules to accomodate.

Holder: 'Change is coming' after police shooting

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is meeting with college students as part of his trip to Missouri stemming from a white police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.

Missouri president given contract extension

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri Board of Curators has extended president Tim Wolfe's contract through June 30, 2018.

Teen accused of robbing drunk victim near MU campus

A Columbia teenager was arrested on Tuesday, after police say a highly intoxicated man was jumped walking home earlier this month near College and University Avenue.

U.S. Attorney General Holder in Missouri after teen's death

Attorney General Eric Holder's trip to Ferguson, Missouri, Wednesday brings the full weight of the U.S. government to its investigation of the police shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown. Holder arrived in St. Louis shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday.

Man pleads guilty in January murder in Columbia

The accused gunman in a January murder pleaded guilty Monday in Columbia. Jimiah Lambert was sentenced to 10 years in prison after admitting to voluntary manslaughter, unlawful use of a weapon and having marijuana.

Self-harm is a growing problem; what parents need to watch for

In the United States, between two and three million people self-harm, which means inflicting pain on their bodies to cope with emotions.


Key witness in Ferguson wanted in Jefferson City

22 year-old Dorian Johnson, the man who was walking with Michael Brown when he was shot, has a warrant out for his arrest in Jefferson City.

CPS officials: first day back to school went smoothly

Columbia Public School officials said the first day back to school on Tuesday went smoothly.

Fatal accident on I-70

MoDOT asks drivers to be alert following deadly crashes

MoDOT officials are reminding drivers they need your help to keep I-70 safe.



Obama condemns ISIS as airstrikes resume

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GlobalPost CEO Philip Balboni said Wednesday that the family of James Foley received an e-mail from his kidnappers a week ago, "full of rage," and stating their intention to execute the journalist. "Obviously, we h...

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