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UPDATED: UM president resigns amid criticism of handling of racial issues

University of Missouri System president resigns amid criticism of handling of racial issues.

UPDATE: Autopsy of Stover man shows death of natural causes

Law enforcement still consider incident ‘suspicious,’ leaves case open pending toxicology reports and family interviews

An autopsy of a Stover man found dead inside his home Thursday indicates he died of natural causes. However, law enforcement agencies said his death is still considered “suspicious” and are leaving the case open pending toxicology reports and family interviews.

Complaint dropped; Randy Henry retires from Patrol

Sgt. Randy Henry, a 29-year veteran of the state Water and Highway patrols, has retired. Henry had challenged the Patrol's plan to discipline him for "misconduct," based on a complaint from Osage County Prosecutor Amanda Grellner.

Benefit for family of children who died in Tuesday condo fire set for Sunday

Lake Ozark-based Batter’s Box, local musician to host fundraiser

Musician Monte Davidson and the owners of the Batter’s Box Eatery Pub, Jeff and Stacey Coats, have organized a benefit for the family of the children who died in the Osage Beach condo fire Tuesday night. The event is scheduled for 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9 at the Lake Ozark restaurant.

Callaway nuclear plant shut down after 'non-emergency' leak

The Ameren Corp. nuclear power plant in central Missouri was shut down for the second time in eight months Thursday after a "non-emergency" leak was found in the reaction control system.

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Update: Versailles Police cancels missing person notice

16-year-old Kiaria Burris found safe

The Versailles Police Department has canceled the Endangered Person Advisory for Kiaira Lazae Burris.

Body found in Missouri River

Man's body believed to be the same as officials searched for near Rocheport Monday night.

Stover man charged with planning to kill the president

A Stover man was charged in federal court Tuesday for making threats against the President of the United States.

Gov. Nixon to call special legislative session

To fund Ferguson-related security response

Gov. Jay Nixon has announced he will call a special session of the Missouri General Assembly to provide critical funding for the ongoing operations of the Missouri National Guard and the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Ferguson and the St. Louis region.

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Missouri high school football for Sept. 12, 2014

Check here for high school football scores from around Missouri for Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.

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Leporin sentenced to 30 years for 2013 fatal accident

Leporin, then 28, had two previous DWIs at time of wrong-way, head-on collision on U.S. 54 at the Missouri 179 interchange, in wreck that killed Chelsea Fredrickson, 19, Camdenton.

Area primary election results

From voting on Aug. 5, 2014

Results from Aug. 5, 2014 voting on primary contests and ballot issues.

Four killed in early Wednesday morning accident on Niangua Bridge near Camdenton

Three members of an Illinois family and a Warsaw man were killed after a motor vehicle accident Wednesday morning on the Niangua Bridge just north of Camdenton.

State budget package includes Fulton Hospital funding

Lawmakers approve plan to sell bonds, repay them over 25 years

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JCPD cancels advisory after girl found safe

8-year-old Eboni K. Coney-King has been located safe in the St. Louis area. An earlier Endangered Person Advisory for her has been canceled.