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Missouri creates office to address racial issues

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri will have a new government agency to help low-income and minority families after sometimes violent protests erupted earlier this year following a police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.

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Body found at the Lake of the Ozarks

A death investigation is underway at the Lake of the Ozarks after a body was found Wednesday.

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Three arrested following Jefferson City pursuit

Three people were arrested following a police chase in Jefferson City.

Researchers discover Hinkson Creek now less contaminated

A Columbia creek known to be contaminated is showing signs of improvement.

Absentee Ballot Deadline Looms

Possible ballot reprint could cost Missouri counties thousands

A Mid-Missouri election official said millions of dollars might need to be spend statewide to reprint November ballots.

Stolen guns often used for crimes

Stolen guns often used for crimes

Police say stolen firearms are most often the weapons used in criminal activity.

Two MU students report rapes near campus

Two MU students said they were raped near campus over the weekend.

Columbia Police respond to questions about shots fired near school

The Columbia Police responded to several questions as to why Columbia Public Schools weren't notified about a shooting last week.

Crash between SUV and motorcycle ruled a hit and run

ABC 17 first reported a crash involving a motorcycle and an SUV Tuesday night around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, that crash was ruled a hit and run.

Special Olympics plans Columbia training center

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Special Olympic athletes in Missouri could soon have a training center to rival those of their U.S. Olympic team counterparts.

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Home Depot: 56 million cards exposed in breach

Home Depot confirmed Wednesday that hackers exposed 56 million credit and debit cards during its months-long security breach.

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