Callaway Co. Death Investigation

Death investigation underway in Callaway County

ABC 17 News has confirmed a death investigation is underway in Callaway County and a suspect is in custody.


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Cat-astrophic revelation purr-turbs Hello Kitty fans

Six simple words have sent Hello Kitty lovers into a spin. "Hello Kitty is not a cat."

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Solar system surrounded by a big gas bubble

Ever feel like you live in a bubble?

You do. We all do.

Our whole solar system appears to, say space scientists, who published work last month corroborating its existence.

And, oh, what a bubble it is: About 300 light years long (about 1,764,000,000,00...

Police department remembers, honors fallen officer killed in drunk driving crash

The New Bloomfield Police Department has memories of late Officer Michael Tufts all over the place.

Running of the bulls

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Gored expert to run with bulls again

Just weeks after a Chicago writer known as a veteran, expert bull runner was badly gored in Pamplona, he's back at other smaller bull runnings in Spain, but walking with a cane.

"I really didn't think he was gonna gore me until it happened. I really t...

Safety training necessary before picking up a gun

9-year-old shoots instructor, sparking concern for gun range safety

After a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot her instructor at a gun range in Arizona, some concern was raised for safety at the range.

Black Trash Bag Program Could Be Tossed Out

A well-known Columbia program could be on its way out.  The city manager is proposing doing away with the vouchers that residents redeem for black trash bags.  This comes after a difficult year for Columbia's Solid Waster Services.  Officials said the utility is hundreds of thousands of dollars in the red. 


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Squeeze on lemonade stand brings out support

In business, it's all about location, location, location. Even 12-year-old T.J. Guerrero knows that.

Talking statue


England's historic statues can now 'speak'

They have stood quietly among us for centuries, often unnoticed. But now, some of England's historic statues have been given a voice.

Compressed Natural Gas Fueling Station

Compressed Natural Gas station opens in Columbia

The first Compressed Natural Gas fueling station in Central Missouri opened in Columbia Tuesday.

Five-year-old gets second chance at life thanks to his dad

If you saw 5-year-old Kyle Morrison now, you would have no idea he's been fighting for his life, his whole life.

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