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Storm walloping the Southeast wipes out power to 500k and makes travel 'difficult or impossible'

Storm walloping the Southeast wipes out power to 500k and makes travel 'difficult or impossible'

Posted 5:52 PM 12/9/2018 by Holly Yan and Madeline Holcombe, CNN

    (CNN) -- Treacherous driving conditions and canceled flights could keep residents stuck at home for days as a nasty mix of snow and ice grip the Southeast.

"Over 20 million people are under winter weather alerts, over 8 million people are under a flash flood threat (More)

Yesterday

New Down syndrome group holds first educational event

New Down syndrome group holds first educational event

Posted 1:11 PM 12/9/2018 by Nikki Ogle, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The Down Syndrome Guild of Central Missouri had its first learning seminar in Columbia on Saturday. The seminar focused on encouraging independence in students with Down syndrome. 

Amy Allison, the chief operating officer of the Down (More)

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Dog groomer trains service animals to give back to community

Dog groomer trains service animals to give back to community

Posted 4:33 PM 12/9/2018 by Olivia Gerling, KOMU 8 Reporter

OSAGE BEACH – A dog groomer in Osage Beach has made it a mission to train service dogs after she had to rely on one while recovering from a severe car crash.

Alice Richter was in a body cast for nine months. During her time in the hospital, a very special dog named Massey became (More)

Yesterday

Trump announces John Kelly is leaving

Trump announces John Kelly is leaving

Posted 1:59 PM 12/8/2018 by Kaitlan Collins and Sophie Tatum, CNN

(CNN) -- White House chief of staff John Kelly will be leaving his position at the end of the year, President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Saturday afternoon.

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12/7/2018

Columbia man helps veterans get back on their feet

Columbia man helps veterans get back on their feet

Posted 10:24 PM 12/8/2018 by Micaela Dea, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - A formerly homeless veteran is helping other vets expand their horizons by cycling.

Tyler Kempker leads a group of veterans at the Bike to the Future shop who fix bikes to give away.

"We have a group of guys that primarily have problems. That’s why they’re (More)

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