Multiple south Columbia schools on lockdown

Rock Bridge Elementary School, Gentry Middle School, Rock Bridge High School, and the Columbia Area Career Center are all on modified lockdown until further notice Friday afternoon. 

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Alibaba IPO

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Boom: Alibaba surges in huge IPO debut

Alibaba, the biggest IPO to ever hit Wall Street, made a huge splash in its debut on Friday.

Shares of the Chinese e-commerce giant opened at $92.70. That marks a 36% pop from the $68 price of its record-shattering initial public offering.

The first d...

iPhone 6 goes on sale, Tokyo

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Apple's iPhone 6 goes on sale, and the lines are insane

The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit stores Friday, with Apple fans around the world camping out in line to become some of the first owners of the new devices.

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Russian brewer buys Pabst Blue Ribbon

A Russian brewer is taking over American icon Pabst Blue Ribbon.

Buyer drops iPhone 6

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First iPhone 6 buyer in Australia drops it on live TV

Homer Simpson would give this a double "Doh!"

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

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Larry Ellison stepping down as Oracle CEO

Larry Ellison is stepping down as Oracle's CEO, a position he has held at the company since he founded it in 1977.

Ellison is the world's top-paid CEO, bringing in $78.4 million last year. Technically, his salary is only $1 -- he gets paid in company ...

Made accidentally hails independent Scotland

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Oops! Retailer hails independent Scotland

Customers of an online furniture retailer may have woken up Friday thinking Scotland had voted in favor of independence.

British 10 pound bank note

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Markets rally as Scotland votes to stay

Investors breathed a deep sigh of relief Friday as Scotland voted to stay in the United Kingdom, averting months of turmoil that would have hurt the economy.

Results from the historic referendum showed 55% voted against independence in Thursday's bal...

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Retirement savings gap widens between rich and poor

When it comes to retirement savings, the gap between the rich and poor is growing dramatically.

Amazon Voyage

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Amazon releases new Fire tablets, e-readers

Amazon has released a new set of tablets and e-readers. A $79 Kindle and the Kindle Voyage are the company's new e-reader offerings.

Endless City skyscraper proposal

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Could this futuristic building house an entire city?

Ambitious plans for a "city in the city" skyscraper that could house apartments, offices, shops and parks have been revealed.

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