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Missouri prosecutors oppose expanding attorney general power

Missouri prosecutors oppose expanding attorney general power

Posted 10:15 AM 8/14/2020 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA — Missouri prosecutors on Wednesday came out against Republican Gov. Mike Parson's proposal to give the state attorney general the power to prosecute St. Louis homicides.

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Forum closed for first steps of Improvement Project

Forum closed for first steps of Improvement Project

Posted 5:13 AM 8/14/2020 by Mackenzie Christian, KOMU 8 Reporter

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Arrest made in boys death that sparked federal task force

Arrest made in boys death that sparked federal task force

Posted 5:09 AM 8/14/2020 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man has been charged in the shooting death of a 4-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, boy whose killing sparked a federal anti-crime task force that has sent hundreds of federal agents to several cities to fight violent crime.

Ryson Ellis, 22, of Kansas City (More)

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Dylan Hair picks up where his brothers left off as Blair Oaks' quarterback

Dylan Hair picks up where his brothers left off as Blair Oaks' quarterback

Posted 6:05 PM 8/13/2020 by Tyler Driesenga, KOMU 8 Sports

WARDSVILLE - For the eighth consecutive season, Blair Oaks will start a Hair brother at quarterback this fall.

From 2013-2015, it was Jordan Hair leading the Falcons. His little brother Nolan Hair took over in 2016 and led the Falcons to a state championship as a senior in 2018.

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8/12/2020

Tutoring programs adjust after UM system temporarily stops standardizing testing

Tutoring programs adjust after UM system temporarily stops standardizing testing

Posted 12:56 PM 8/13/2020 by Jasmine Lotts, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Although standardized testing will not be a requirement for admission to the UM System this year, some local tutoring programs are still staying busy. 

Focus on Learning is a both a virtual, and in-person tutoring program that assists hundreds of students in (More)

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