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Missouri student on Columbia campus has active tuberculosis

Missouri student on Columbia campus has active tuberculosis

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — University of Missouri officials say a student on the Columbia campus has active tuberculosis and may have infected other people. The school announced Monday that the Boone County health department is working with university health officials to determine whether other students and staff need testing. Privacy laws prohibit the release of…

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University Of Missouri Sees Hike In Discrimination Reports

University Of Missouri Sees Hike In Discrimination Reports

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri saw an uptick in reports of discrimination and harassment in the 2017-2018 school year from the previous year, according to new data. The university’s Office for Civil Rights and Title IX received 750 reported violations of its anti-discriminatory policy last year, up from 693 reports the previous…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Trump Lashes Out At Officials Involved In Russia Probe

Trump Lashes Out At Officials Involved In Russia Probe

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting that key officials involved in the Russia probe were engaged in “treasonous” behavior. Trump is lashing out on Twitter at former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, whose new book details his concerns about potential foreign influence over the president, and current Deputy Attorney General…

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Chicago Police Seek Follow-up Interview With Jussie Smollett

Chicago Police Seek Follow-up Interview With Jussie Smollett

CHICAGO, IL (AP) — Chicago police said Sunday they’re still seeking a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett after receiving new information that “shifted” their investigation of a reported attack on the “Empire” actor. The trajectory of the investigation “shifted” after detectives questioned two brothers about the attack and released them late Friday without charges, police spokesman Anthony…

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SPORTS NEWS

Blues Still Streaking, Beat Devils 8-3

Blues Still Streaking, Beat Devils 8-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaden Schwartz knew he would score again. He just didn’t expect it would take so long. Schwartz got his first goal in 23 games — a span of 73 shots — on a night when no St. Louis player had trouble finding the net. Alex Pietrangelo and Ivan Barbashev each scored…

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Tilmon Returns, Tigers Take Down Arkansas

Tilmon Returns, Tigers Take Down Arkansas

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball survived a late rally by the Arkansas Razorbacks on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena, hanging on to win 79-78. Mizzou was led by sophomore forward Jeremiah Tilmon, who posted 21 points on a strong 8-of-11 clip from the field. Senior guard Jordan Geist contributed 18 points, sinking four threes and…

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LIFESTYLE NEWS

Famous African American St. Louisans Helped to Pave the Way

Famous African American St. Louisans Helped to Pave the Way

As the Gateway City, St. Louis has a rich culture and heritage which has been shared the world over. This has been made possible by the many famous African American St. Louisans, who have triumphed on screen, stage, and more. Our wonderful city has created a powerhouse of talent that can be read in books…

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Winter in the Woods Festival Featuring Maple Syrup

Winter in the Woods Festival Featuring Maple Syrup

The Missouri Department of Conservation’s Rockwoods Reservation presents the Winter in the Woods Festival featuring Maple Sugar on Saturday, February 2, 2019. There will be fun winter activities for the family like maple sugaring, hiking, camping, bird-watching, outdoor photography, and fishing—to name a few! No reservations are required for this event, and it is totally…

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