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Fit kids do better in school, especially math

The familiar saying that exercise is good for the body and mind may be especially true for children. Kids who are physically fit actually have differences in their brain structures that might allow them to do better in math, according to a new study.

Some express confusion about MU Alert system

It started Thursday night when some students received an MU Alert text message saying there was an active threat near campus. But the text had no information about the threat and no location.

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N.J. football players get probation for sexual hazing

Six then-football players from a New Jersey high school known for its gridiron victories have been placed on probation -- but have been spared from being labeled sex offenders -- for sexually hazing freshmen in a locker room during the 2014 season, a...

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Columbia: Obama not returning to teach

The head of Columbia University ignited a wave of speculation Monday about President Barack Obama's post-White House activities, though the school later said there were no plans for the commander-in-chief to return to a teaching job.

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Study: computer science not offered in schools because of cost

A new Gallup study reveals that many schools don't offer computer science courses because of the cost of the programs.

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Lincoln University sues production company over Arrowhead game

A new lawsuit claims the company that arranged the Second Missouri Classic Game still owes Lincoln University thousands of dollars.

MU receives $500,000 gift for College of Engineering

The University of Missouri College of Engineering received a $500,000 gift for renovations at Lafferre Hall.

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Teacher says breakfast made him late to school 111 times

An elementary school teacher says eating breakfast caused him to be late for work 111 times.

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