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Reports: 11 states sue over transgender measure

Eleven states are suing the Obama administration over a directive about transgender students in public schools, The Associated Press and Reuters reported.


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RAW VIDEO: High-speed chase through Boone County and Columbia

Viewer Josh McCurdy provided ABC 17 News with this video showing part of a chase that wound through south Columbia Wednesday morning. That chase ended in a crash near the intersection of Nifong Boulevard and Providence Road. Three people, including the suspect driver, ended up in the hospital as a result of their…

Boone county car chase ends in car crash

Chase ends with serious crash in south Columbia

The intersection at Providence and Nifong is back open following Wednesday morning's crash.

Hiring freeze for city of Columbia

Columbia population exploding, fourth-largest city in Missouri

The most recent census numbers from the US Census Bureau show Columbia's population ballooning by 10,068 residents since the 2010 census.

Driver, child hurt in crash on Hwy. 40 blocking Midway Elementary

A two-vehicle crash was blocking access to a school just west of Columbia Wednesday morning.

Pulaski County 911 communications system working again

UPDATE: The Pulaski County 911 Communications system is back up and running after an outage Tuesday night. The outage was apparently caused by a lightning strike.

Baby shot and killed in St. Louis; father turns himself in

Police say a father and suspected gunman is now in custody after an 8-month-old boy is shot and killed in north St. Louis. Diata Crockett was taken into custody by St. Louis Metro police, after turning himself in Wednesday morning. His two other children were found safe earlier on Tuesday.

Update on Jefferson City worker run over by truck

ABC 17 News has another update about a Jefferson City parks worker who was hit by a truck earlier this week.

High crash zone in Columbia gets sign

A sign in Columbia is warning drivers about a high crash area.

Traffic Alert: I-70 on-ramp at Providence now open

The I70 westbound on-ramp at Providence was reopened Wednesday morning.

Mexico police search for suspect after overnight shooting

Police in Mexico are searching for the person responsible for shooting at a home.

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Migrants fall into the sea as ship capsizes

As Italian sailors watched, a ship jammed with migrants fleeing the Mideast capsized in the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday.

Photos shot by the Italian navy showed the vessel upright at first when spotted off the Libyan coast.

It slowly turned onto its...

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