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Cole County authorities investigating shooting
COLE COUNTY - The Cole County Sheriff's Department said it is investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday night.Chief Deputy John Wheeler said one person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening wounds.The sheriff's department said the victim is not cooperating, so authorities don't really know where the incident happened.
Nov 22, 2017 9:58PM - KOMU Local News
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Michael Porter Jr. recovering after back surgery
COLUMBIA - Missouri basketball star Michael Porter Jr. is recovering after undergoing surgery in Dallas Tuesday. MU said he will likely miss the rest of the season.
Nov 22, 2017 6:34PM - KOMU Local News
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Columbia man involved in deadly shooting indicted on gun charge
COLUMBIA - A Columbia man involved in a deadly shooting in May has been indicted by a federal grand jury on a gun charge.Ricky Gurley, 50, was indicted for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.Friends and family of victim Cameron Caruthers say Gurley shot and killed him during an argument in May.
Nov 22, 2017 4:04PM - KOMU Local News
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Attorney General Josh Hawley investigating Uber data breach
JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley sent a letter to Uber on Wednesday demanding the rideshare take immediate action to notify all affected consumers following a data breach.Hawley also asked Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to protect consumers' personal information and prevent future breaches. Hawley said his office will investigate the Uber data breach and whether Uber’s ensuing conduct violated Missouri consumer-protection and data-privacy laws.
Nov 22, 2017 1:51PM - KOMU Local News
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Morgan County detective apologizes for shooting, killing family dog
BARNETT, Mo - A Morgan County detective is apologizing after shooting and killing a family's dog.He was attempting to find Anthony Scott, who has a warrant. The homeowner, Joyce Scott, said Anthony was her son but has not lived there for a month and a half.
Nov 22, 2017 1:05PM - KOMU Local News
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Jury in deadly crash trial to be selected in Clay County
COLUMBIA - A Boone County judge approved a change of venue request for a man accused in a deadly October bus crash.Brandon Brill, 26, is charged with second-degree murder for allegedly causing the crash which killed Harrisburg teacher and coach Brian Simpson. At the time of the crash, Simpson was driving a school bus with the Harrisburg girls' cross country team.
Nov 22, 2017 10:56AM - KOMU Local News
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Police arrest man for robberies from October
COLUMBIA - The Boone County Prosecutor's Office filed more charges Wednesday against a man arrested for two robberies in October.Tony Davis, 51, now faces two counts of robbery and one count each of armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon for the robberies.The first happened on October 6 on East Walnut Street, where a man told police Davis took his phone, wallet, and cash at gunpoint.
Nov 22, 2017 8:47AM - KOMU Local News
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Thanksgiving travel to be highest since 2005
JEFFERSON CITY - Whether it is by car, plane or train, many people will be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday.According to a report by AAA, it is predicted that 50.9 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving.
Nov 22, 2017 2:36AM - KOMU Local News
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Three car crash briefly shuts down Range Line
COLUMBIA - A three-car crash temporarily shut down one of the northbound lanes of Range Line St. around 6:00 Tuesday night. One of the drivers involved said a truck failed to slow down as the cars in front of it turned into the Moser's grocery store parking lot.
Nov 21, 2017 7:00PM - KOMU Local News
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Boone County sees first effects of failed use tax
COLUMBIA - Boone County Auditor June Pitchford presented the commission with her proposed 2018 budget Tuesday afternoon.The commissioners have less money to spend than they had previously hoped. The budget proposal listed the failed use tax increase from the Nov.
Nov 21, 2017 6:06PM - KOMU Local News