Posted 10:17 AM 6/19/2018 by The Associated Press
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — The Missouri Democratic Party is suing to block the appointment of Mike Kehoe as lieutenant governor.
The suit, announced in a press release Tuesday, reopens a longstanding legal debate over whether the governor has the power to appoint someone to the (More)
Posted 6:22 PM 6/18/2018 by The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent military service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space — though he may have limited power to develop a new military command.(More)...
Posted 7:56 AM 6/19/2018 by Sarah Hempelmann, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLE COUNTY - Former Gov. Eric Greitens' attorneys will meet with lawyers Tuesday to discuss his use of the Confide app while in office.
Confide is an app used to "discuss sensitive topics, brainstorm ideas or give unfiltered opinions without fear of the Internet’s (More)
Posted 8:45 AM 6/18/2018 by The Associated Press
Posted 11:11 AM 6/18/2018 by Sierra Morris, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Columbia is under a heat advisory until Monday evening.
The National Weather Service issued the advisory on Friday. The heat index is expected to reach 105. City health officials are advising people take extra precaution when going outside.(More)...
Posted 10:29 AM 6/19/2018 by Kamaria Braye, KOMU 8 News
JEFFERSON CITY- Juneteenth brings communities together to honor the official ending of slavery in the U.S. One group in Jefferson City held a series of events to recognize the holiday.
Juneteenth-Jefferson City is a non- profit organization. The group started the Juneteenth celebration in (More)