Jefferson City apartment fire

Capital city crews working to put out fire in apartment building

The Jefferson City Fire Department remained on the scene of a large fire at a home that had been converted to apartments in the city's downtown.


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MU announces new Title IX coordinator

The University of Missouri has announced a new Title IX coordinator.

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Olbermann suspended over Penn State tweets

ESPN has suspended anchor Keith Olbermann for the remainder of the week over a Twitter spat that the anchor had with fans of Penn State University.

Early Monday, a Penn State supporter tweeted at Olbermann with the university's trademark slogan: "We A...


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Arrests made in Wesleyan overdose cases

Police have arrested four students from Wesleyan University in connection with a drug overdose over the weekend. They are to appear in court next week.

Ten students and two visitors were hospitalized Sunday from complications arising from the use of t...

Man arrested after admitting to starting fire at Sigma Nu fraternity

A Columbia man was arrested Monday after admitting to starting a December fire at an MU fraternity house.

Missouri university report suggests student union renovation

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A University of Missouri-commissioned report says that the school's student union is need of renovations after parts of the building were found to be in poor condition.

Looking into Columbia school's policy on late starts

Temperatures hovered around five degrees Monday morning with wind chills of -11 degrees.

Apple on top of school books

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Teacher of year fired over dirty diaper

A teacher of the year award winner in St. Louis, Missouri, is being fired over a dirty diaper, Fox News reports, to the chagrin of parents of children in her classroom.

Typical teen behavior or bullying?

A 14-year-old mid-Missouri student and his family are speaking out about a case of bullying, saying their school is not handling it correctly.

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