Posted 1:44 PM 12/28/2014 by Tatiana Darie, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Kerri Linder, from Columbia, has two passions: food and history. While on a trip to South Carolina, she found the perfect idea to combine the two and decided to launch her new project, Columbia Culinary Tours.
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Posted 8:04 PM 12/27/2014 by The Associated Press
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Missouri lawmakers and the governor are in talks to tackle issues with students transferring out of failing schools.
Legislative leaders said student transfer policy is a main priority for next session, and they've already discussed potential solutions with Gov. Jay (More)...
Posted 5:21 PM 12/26/2014 by The Associated Press
FERGUSON (AP) - A makeshift memorial to Michael Brown has been restored by his supporters, after it was apparently hit by a car.
Social media reports about damage to the memorial started early Friday. Supporters were out before dawn rebuilding the memorial.
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Posted 4:24 PM 12/25/2014 by Angela Pearson, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - With Christmas in the past, the holiday sales are not.
The National Retail Federation reports that the holiday season sales accounts for 30 percent of most store's annual sales.
A local store manager shared how this statistic applies to her.
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Posted 12:38 PM 12/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Charitable groups in Kansas City, Missouri, are being asked not to feed the homeless near parks or schools, over concerns that doing so could violate a state law restricting where sex offenders are allowed to be.
The Kansas City Star reports that police discovered a (More)...