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Fulton School district reports themselves for violating privacy laws

Fulton Middle schoolers were welcomed back from spring break on Monday with an apology.

Work begins on Osage Co. elementary school

Leaders in Osage County are broke ground on a new elementary school in Linn Monday.

Parents meet to discuss controversial gym class game

A game played during gym class at a Mid-Missouri middle school is still causing controversy this weekend.

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Racist SAE chant was taught at national event

The national office of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity changed its tune.

Just two weeks ago, the national office condemned a racist chant that resulted in the shutdown of the University of Oklahoma SAE chapter, saying, "The national fraternity does not...

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Educator becomes Ebola responder

Today, Katie Meyler might be meeting with Google executives or maybe giving a talk at the United Nations about girls' education, poverty or Ebola. But just a few months ago, she was on the front lines fighting the Ebola epidemic in Liberia.

"I think a...

Trustees consider splitting Columbia College into schools

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Columbia College Board of Trustees will vote in April on a proposal to split the college into separate schools.

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Only 40% from middle class who start college earn bachelor's degree

Here's a little-known, scary stat: More than half of middle class kids who start college fail to earn a bachelor's degree within six to eight years.

The low graduation rate has big implications for young adults' ability to remain in the middle class, ...

MUPD chief announces retirement

MU Police Chief Jack Watring has announced his retirement effective in June.

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