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Jefferson City News Tribune
Columbia business district delays election with 1 voterCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Since one voter would have had full say on whether to incr
Columbia business district delays election with 1 voter
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Since one voter would have had full say on whether to increase the sales tax by a half-cent in a downtown Columbia business improvement district, board members of that district say they won’t hold an election. The Business Loop... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Lone voter scuttles tax hikeJen Henderson's vote on a proposed tax hike was the most important one. In fact
Lone voter scuttles tax hike
Bankrate.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Jen Henderson's vote on a proposed tax hike was the most important one. In fact, it was the only one in the now-postponed election. Photo courtesy of Nick Schnelle / The Columbia Daily Tribune Publishing Every vote counts. That's the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia business district delays election with 1 voterFILE -- Voters stand inside voting booths at a polling place in Philadelphia, P
Columbia business district delays election with 1 voter
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 15 hours ago
FILE -- Voters stand inside voting booths at a polling place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Election Day, November 2, 2010. FILE -- Voters stand inside voting booths at a polling place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Election Day, November 2,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia man pleads guilty to robbing 6 banksCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A 43-year-old Columbia man has pleaded guilty in federal c
Columbia man pleads guilty to robbing 6 banks
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A 43-year-old Columbia man has pleaded guilty in federal court to robbing six banks. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Shaun C. Becker pleaded guilty Monday. According to a news release from U.S. Attorney Tammy Dickinson,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been ci
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1Ew4iHb ) reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been c
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1Ew4iHb ) reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA, MO (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cit
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, MO (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1Ew4iHb ) reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedThe 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly dr
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted yesterday
The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after allegedly driving without turning on his... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been ci
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1Ew4iHb ) reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been ci
Missouri governor's son cited for driving while intoxicated
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after allegedly driving... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Gov. Nixon's son cited for driving while intoxicatedCOLUMBIA (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited f
Gov. Nixon's son cited for driving while intoxicated
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA (AP) - The 25-year-old son of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has been cited for reportedly driving while intoxicated. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports Willson Wheeler Nixon was pulled over around 3 a.m. Sunday after allegedly driving without... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Stephens College increases minimum wage to $10 per hour Stephens College has raised the minimum wage for its full-time employee to $1
Stephens College increases minimum wage to $10 per hour
Rolla Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Stephens College has raised the minimum wage for its full-time employee to $10 per hour, a move that will mainly affect those in service or maintenance roles. Stephens College has raised the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuelFULTON, Mo. (AP) _ Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center will this week begi
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuel
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
FULTON, Mo. (AP) _ Ameren Missouri’s Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nuclear fuel to new storage containers. Ameren officials say the spent fuel will be moved from a pool to underground concrete casks. The center has been... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuelAmeren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nucl
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuel
KY3 Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nuclear fuel to new storage containers. Ameren officials say the spent fuel will be moved from a pool to underground concrete casks. The center has been working on the... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuelAmeren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nucl
Ameren Missouri to begin moving spent nuclear fuel
KSPR Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Ameren Missouri's Callaway Energy Center will this week begin moving spent nuclear fuel to new storage containers. Ameren officials say the spent fuel will be moved from a pool to underground concrete casks. The center has been working on the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Woman may cast sole vote on Columbia district sales tax hikeCOLUMBIA (AP) — An oversight by representatives of a business community improve
Woman may cast sole vote on Columbia district sales tax hike
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBIA (AP) — An oversight by representatives of a business community improvement district in Columbia means a 23-year-old woman might be the only one voting on a proposed sales tax increase needed to make the district successful. The Columbia... Read more
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The Washington Times
Woman may cast sole vote on Columbia district sales tax hikeCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - An oversight by representatives of a business community im
Woman may cast sole vote on Columbia district sales tax hike
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - An oversight by representatives of a business community improvement district in Columbia means a 23-year-old woman might be the only one voting on a proposed sales tax increase needed to make the district successful. The... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
1 student will vote on sales tax increase in ColumbiaCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A mistake by supporters of a proposed sales tax increase f
1 student will vote on sales tax increase in Columbia
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A mistake by supporters of a proposed sales tax increase for a business district in Columbia means only one woman could vote on the issue. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports a business community improvement district was... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Woman pleads guilty in 2011 double murder near ColumbiaCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A central Missouri woman has pleaded guilty to her role in
Woman pleads guilty in 2011 double murder near Columbia
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ A central Missouri woman has pleaded guilty to her role in a double murder. Thirty-one-year-old Jacie Coari, of Mexico, Missouri, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri man arrested for hitting another man with pipeCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted anot
Missouri man arrested for hitting another man with pipe
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted another man with an aluminum pipe in Columbia. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1i0KzFc ) reports a 32-year-old man was arrested early Tuesday. Columbia Police... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Man arrested for hitting another man with pipe in ColumbiaCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted anot
Man arrested for hitting another man with pipe in Columbia
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A man has been arrested after police say he assaulted another man with an aluminum pipe in Columbia. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1i0KzFc) reports a 32-year-old man was arrested early Tuesday. Columbia Police... Read more
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KRCG Jefferson City
No surgical abortions performed at Columbia Planned ParenthoodJEFFERSON CITY (AP) -- When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was grant
No surgical abortions performed at Columbia Planned Parenthood
KRCG Jefferson City / Posted 8 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) -- When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted a license to provide medication-induced abortions, it was exempted from the requirement that it have a staff doctor with surgical privileges at a hospital in the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri college raises minimum wage to $10 an hourCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Stephens College has raised its full-time employee minimum
Missouri college raises minimum wage to $10 an hour
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Stephens College has raised its full-time employee minimum wage to $10 per hour. The change became effective with the start of the school's fiscal year on July 1. Employees mainly affected by the shift are in service or... Read more
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KRCG Jefferson City
New Muslim center expected to open in Columbia next summerCOLUMBIA (AP) -- A new Muslim school and community center is expected to open b
New Muslim center expected to open in Columbia next summer
KRCG Jefferson City / Posted 8 days ago
COLUMBIA (AP) -- A new Muslim school and community center is expected to open by June 2016 in Columbia. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports the 14,000-square-foot building will have nine classrooms on the top floor for the Islamic School of Columbia.... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemptionCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemption
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted a license to provide medication-induced abortions, it was exempted from the requirement that it have a staff doctor with surgical privileges at a hospital in the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemptionCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemption
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted a license to provide medication-induced abortions, it was exempted from the requirement that it have a staff doctor with surgical privileges at a hospital in the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemptionCOLUMBIA (AP) - When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted a li
Columbia clinic licensed for abortions received exemption
KOMU Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
COLUMBIA (AP) - When the Planned Parenthood clinic in Columbia was granted a license to provide medication-induced abortions, it was exempted from the requirement that it have a staff doctor with surgical privileges at a hospital in the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
City of Columbia to stop burning coal in OctoberCOLUMBIA (AP) - The city of Columbia will stop burning coal at its power plant
City of Columbia to stop burning coal in October
KOMU Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
COLUMBIA (AP) - The city of Columbia will stop burning coal at its power plant in mid-October. City officials said the decision was in response to several new environmental regulations. The plant produces about 6 percent of the city's power... Read more
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KRCG Jefferson City
Columbia to stop burning coal in OctoberCOLUMBIA, MO (AP) -- The city of Columbia will stop burning coal at its power p
Columbia to stop burning coal in October
KRCG Jefferson City / Posted 12 days ago
COLUMBIA, MO (AP) -- The city of Columbia will stop burning coal at its power plant in mid-October. City officials say the decision is in response to several new environmental regulations. The plant produces about 6 percent of the city's power... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Graduate student employees lose health insurance subsidy The University of Missouri said it's eliminating subsidies that help pay heal
Graduate student employees lose health insurance subsidy
Rolla Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
The University of Missouri said it's eliminating subsidies that help pay health insurance costs for graduate students employed by the school.University officials say the change is due to a... Read more
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Deseret News
BYU enemy camp insider: 5 questions with a Missouri expertEditor's note: This is the 21st in a series previewing each opponent BYU, Utah
BYU enemy camp insider: 5 questions with a Missouri expert
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
Editor's note: This is the 21st in a series previewing each opponent BYU, Utah and Utah State will face this season. The matchup Time, TV TBA Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri Missouri is being viewed as an underdog again: The Tigers were... Read more
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Daily Herald
BC-IN--Indiana News Digest, INHere's a look at AP's Indiana news coverage at 6 p.m. Questions about coverage
BC-IN--Indiana News Digest, IN
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Here's a look at AP's Indiana news coverage at 6 p.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or indy@ap.org. Ken Kusmer is on the desk. A reminder: This... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Explosive device found at Missouri motelAuthorities evacuated some guests at a Columbia motel after they said a man fou
Explosive device found at Missouri motel
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
Authorities evacuated some guests at a Columbia motel after they said a man found an explosive device in a nearby vacant parking lot and brought it inside. Columbia Police Department spokeswoman Latisha Stroer said in a statement Monday night that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleasCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleas
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days as crews work to rid the building of fleas. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1TCC8vo) the library closed Wednesday afternoon when staff and patrons... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleasCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleas
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days as crews work to rid the building of fleas. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports the library closed Wednesday afternoon when staff and patrons reporting finding fleas. An... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleasThe Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days as crews work to rid
Columbia Library closed for third day because of fleas
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
The Columbia Public Library has been closed for a few days as crews work to rid the building of fleas. The library closed Wednesday afternoon when staff and patrons reported finding fleas, according to the Columbia Daily Tribune. An exterminator... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Columbia College president, wife finish tour of 36 campuses Columbia College President Scott Dalrymple walked through a metal detector an
Columbia College president, wife finish tour of 36 campuses
Rolla Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Columbia College President Scott Dalrymple walked through a metal detector and past armed security guards at the U.S. Army base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. After entering a secure area,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Boone County to move memorial with religious symbolCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The Boone County Commission has voted to move a memorial t
Boone County to move memorial with religious symbol
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 20 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The Boone County Commission has voted to move a memorial that includes a religious symbol from the county courthouse lawn. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1N7f7kk ) the Boone County Commission voted 3-0 Tuesday... Read more
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Officer.com
Police Union's 'Darren Wilson Day' Sparks ProtestCOLUMBIA, Mo. -- A Facebook posting declaring Sunday 'Darren Wilson Day' in thi
Police Union's 'Darren Wilson Day' Sparks Protest
Officer.com / Posted 21 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A Facebook posting declaring Sunday 'Darren Wilson Day' in this college town brought protesters to the police station on Monday and strong criticism from city leaders. A post on the Columbia Police Officers Association's Facebook... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Drive-in celebrates 60 years of slinging zip burgersCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Linda Griggs was a carhop at Mugs Up drive-in when she was
Drive-in celebrates 60 years of slinging zip burgers
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Linda Griggs was a carhop at Mugs Up drive-in when she was a teenager in the early 1960s. "I've been coming here ever since," Griggs said. She recently visited Mugs Up with her daughter, Patricia Shaw, and granddaughter, Lauren... Read more
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The Columbian
2 allegedly removed artifacts in forestCOLUMBIA, Mo. — A professor and a research specialist at the University of Miss
2 allegedly removed artifacts in forest
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. — A professor and a research specialist at the University of Missouri face charges in Washington state for allegedly removing artifacts from a national forest without proper permits. The charges stem from a 2013 research trip the men... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Missouri Professor, Researcher Accused of Removing ArtifactsA professor and a research specialist at the University of Missouri face charge
Missouri Professor, Researcher Accused of Removing Artifacts
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 26 days ago
A professor and a research specialist at the University of Missouri face charges in Washington state for allegedly removing artifacts from a national forest without proper permits. The charges stem from a 2013 research trip the men made to the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Missouri professor, researcher accused of removing artifactsCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A professor and a research specialist at the University of
Missouri professor, researcher accused of removing artifacts
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 26 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A professor and a research specialist at the University of Missouri face charges in Washington state for allegedly removing artifacts from a national forest without proper permits. The charges stem from a 2013 research trip the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri professor accused of removing artifactsCOLUMBIA (AP) - A University of Missouri professor faces charges in Washington
Missouri professor accused of removing artifacts
KOMU Columbia / Posted 26 days ago
COLUMBIA (AP) - A University of Missouri professor faces charges in Washington state accusing him of removing artifacts from a national forest without the proper permits. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports R. Lee Lyman, professor of archaeology, was... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri searchers find missing man's bodyCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Boone County are investigating the death of
Missouri searchers find missing man's body
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Boone County are investigating the death of a 27-year-old man whose body was found in a lake. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1N9LqNh) that emergency crews recovered the body of Gaspar Soto-Reza... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want moreFILE - In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, a police tactical team moves in to dis
Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, a police tactical team moves in to disperse a group of protesters following the shooting of a young black man by a white policeman in Ferguson, Mo. Since then, legislators in almost every state have proposed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want moreADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2015 AND THEREAFTER - FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2014,
Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2015 AND THEREAFTER - FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, a police tactical team moves in to disperse a group of protesters following the shooting of a young black man by a white policeman in Ferguson, Mo. Since then,... Read more
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