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    Sasser and Mauk lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

    Sasser and Mauk lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

    Posted 6:46 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Bud Sasser scored two touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added another to lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14 Saturday and end a two-game home losing streak.

    After scoring twice apiece on special teams and defense last week at Florida, the Tigers (6-2, 3-1 Southeastern (More)

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    Armed demonstrators stroll through St. Louis

    Armed demonstrators stroll through St. Louis

    Posted 5:32 PM 10/25/2014 by Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Armed demonstrators have taken to the streets in St. Louis to assert their right to openly carry firearms.

    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that about 40 people participated in Saturday's demonstration. They carried pistols in holsters and had long guns slung from their (More)

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    Camdenton Fire Department Chief hospitalized after vehicle crash

    Camdenton Fire Department Chief hospitalized after vehicle crash

    Posted 5:17 PM 10/25/2014 by Harris Chang, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    CAMDENTON - According to the Camdenton Fire Department, a vehicle struck the business office of the Camdenton Fire Department pinning Fire Chief Drew Stark between his desk and the vehicle Friday afternoon. 

    The Mid County Fire Protection District, Camden County Ambulance District and (More)

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    Authorities ID victim in home-invasion slaying

    Authorities ID victim in home-invasion slaying

    Posted 3:17 PM 10/25/2014 by Associated Press

    PINEVILLE, Mo. (AP) - Authorities have identified the person killed in a southwest Missouri home-invasion as a 35-year-old man.

    The Joplin (More)

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    Reward rises to $21K in Kansas City girl's killing

    Reward rises to $21K in Kansas City girl's killing

    Posted 3:14 PM 10/25/2014 by Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The reward has risen to $21,000 for information about a drive-by shooting that killed a 6-year-old Kansas City girl.

    The Kansas City Star says tips are coming in to a group called the Ad (More)

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    Missouri vs. Vanderbilt: news, stats and scores

    Missouri vs. Vanderbilt: news, stats and scores

    Posted 2:06 PM 10/25/2014 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Missouri hosts Vanderbilt in a SEC East matchup. It is Missouri's annual homecoming game. The Tigers and Commodores have split games against each other in Missouri's first two years in the SEC. Vanderbilt won the first matchup in Columbia. In his last three games, Maty Mauk has (More)

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    Flight makes emergency landing in Missouri

    Flight makes emergency landing in Missouri

    Posted 1:34 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - A United Express flight has made an emergency landing at a southwest Missouri airport after experiencing a cabin depressurization problem.

    KSPR-TV reports that the Denver-bound flight landed after 5 p.m. Friday at Springfield-Branson National Airport. Airport spokesman Kent Boyd says passengers and crew were treated for symptoms of depressurization, including as nose and sinus problems.

    The flight originated in Birmingham, Ala.

     

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    Preschool owner nominated for Business Woman of the Year

    Posted 12:42 PM 10/25/2014 by Ashley Holt, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA-  The Columbia Daily Tribune will host its Women in Business Awards this Monday, honoring exemplary local business women.

    Tamra Washburn, owner of Columbia's Cannery Row Preschool is nominated for Business Woman of the Year.

    "It's a complete honor. There's a million (More)

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    Ferguson bike event cancelled after Brown shooting

    Ferguson bike event cancelled after Brown shooting

    Posted 12:30 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    FERGUSON (AP) - An annual fall bicycle ride in Ferguson has been cancelled in response to the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown and subsequent protests.

    The Ferguson Twilight Ramble was scheduled for Sunday afternoon, but organizers canceled it late last week.

    An email from (More)

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    Strong supply, but low prices for corn, soybeans

    Strong supply, but low prices for corn, soybeans

    Posted 12:04 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    CAPE GIRARDEAU (AP) - Corn and soybean farmers are seeing record yields, thanks to a cool, mild spring. But the downside of the strong supply is a dip in prices.

    The Southeast Missourian reports that record-setting yields are being recorded. Agriculture experts say the result is more grain (More)

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    Attorneys: Exorcism drove confession in IHOP death

    Attorneys: Exorcism drove confession in IHOP death

    Posted 12:01 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Attorneys for a suburban Kansas City man who confessed to killing the wife of his prayer group leader say his statements to police came after an exorcism when he wasn't in his right mind.

    Former Grandview resident Micah Moore is charged with first-degree murder in the (More)

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    MUPD searching for robbery suspect following Campus View break in

    MUPD searching for robbery suspect following Campus View break in

    Posted 11:50 AM 10/25/2014 by Kellan Marvin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Residents at 301 Campus View Drive, Campus View Apartments reported a burglary that took place around 6:00 a.m. Saturday according to a Clery Release from the University Police Department. The female residents told MUPD that a black male entered their apartment, demanded money (More)

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    Royals defeat Giants 3-2 to take Game 3 in San Francisco

    Royals defeat Giants 3-2 to take Game 3 in San Francisco

    Posted 10:58 PM 10/24/2014 by The Associated Press

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting.

    It won them a wild card and the American League pennant. And now, it has (More)

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