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New front line against ISIS: the classroom

An 11-year-old at the back of the class raises his hand and proudly delivers an answer to the teacher's question: "If you murder one person, it's as if you killed all humanity."

It is a verse from the Quran, delivered in Flemish.

And for the teacher, I...

Police send prosecutors report on MU professor

The University of Missouri Police Department said it has handed over documents to prosecutors on its investigation into the MU communication professor who clashed with journalists. 

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Fiat Chrysler will put workers' kids through college

How's this for a job perk? Fiat Chrysler is giving dealership workers and their family members a free ride to college. The new benefit is supposed to woo the best workers.

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How campuses deal with sexual assault

They're known as John Doe and Jane Roe. They were sophomores at the University of California-San Diego in 2014 -- friends who fooled around. She said she was a virgin until one night, fueled by alcohol, they had sex.

MU Chemistry Building evacuated for chemical spill

MU Chemistry Building evacuated for chemical spill

The University of Missouri Chemistry Building is back open after a morning chemical spill.

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Student groups speak with UM Board of Curators

The University of Missouri Board of Curators heard out several students before Thanksgiving break. 

Authorities seize school-issued iPads in Columbia

Columbia Public Schools officials administrators said the district is erring on the conservative side when it comes to regulating student iPads.

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Interim UM System President issues first letter to students

Newly named interim UM System President Mike Middleton sent his first letter to students on Friday.

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