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Earthquake strikes Oaxaca, Mexico

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck Oaxaca, Mexico, early Saturday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was located 4 miles from Lzaro Crdenas in southern Oaxaca. USGS puts the depth at 32 kilometers. A powerful earthquake shook Central Mexico on Tuesday, turning buildings into dust and

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-23 13:42:11

State of Missouri lands at center of racial conflict - again

Missouri is again at the center of a racially charged conflict after a judge acquitted a white former St. Louis police officer of first-degree murder in the death of a black drug suspect. The Sept. 15 verdict provoked angry protests in a state still not fully recovered from the unrest that followed

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-23 14:59:11

Bikers gather to show support in 'You Are Not Alone'

COLUMBIA - Charity bikers gathered in Centralia today to show support for a young sexual assault survivor. At least 60 bikers, led by a police escort, rode to the park to surprise 10-year-old Emilee Dubes. A group of bikers called the Hooligans originally organized to show support for Jackson Morton

KOMU - 2017-09-23 23:59:59

Mexican town shakes off shock after quake, begins to move forward

JOJUTLA, Mexico (CNN) - Days after a deadly earthquake battered the small market town of Jojutla, collective shock and fear have already given way to the gritty work of cleaning up and moving forward. Businesses and homes in the Mexican town's center were mostly shuttered and dark Thursday night. Fa

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-23 05:12:06

One hospitalized, driver on the run after car plows into trailer home

COLUMBIA, Mo. - One person was rushed to the hospital and a trailer home was damaged after being hit by a car Thursday night. It happened after 10 p.m. at the Woodstock Mobile Home Park in southeast Columbia. Emergency responders said the driver of the vehicle walked away from the scene of the crash

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 04:01:44

Woman arrested, charged with July robbery

COLUMBIA, Mo. - A Columbia woman has been arrested and charged with robbery after police say she attacked a woman walking in downtown Columbia. According to court records, Fernesha Gregory knocked the victim to the ground in the early morning of July 9. The victim said she was walking across Broadw

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 14:34:14

Police ask for public's help in identifying suspect damaging a window at local funeral home

COLUMBIA, Mo. - On Thursday, the Columbia Police Department asked for the public's help in identifying a suspect caught on video damaging a glass window at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home, located in the 2200 block of Holly Avenue. Police said the incident took place during the overnight hours on Tue

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 22:21:14

Park Rangers adjust patrol after series of gunshot calls near park

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Columbia police have received five different calls for gunshots on McKee street since Sept. 13. Some of them have come from within a block of McKee Street Park, so Columbia Park Rangers may soon reorganize their patrol schedule to increase their presence in the area. "It all depends

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-24 00:20:28

Middleton, alums talk LU legacy, future

Alumni Debra Maxie, left, poses a question to Lincoln University's interim president, Michael Middleton, while Karen Davis-Nelson, right, listens Friday during an alumni dialogue in Scruggs University Center at Lincoln University. Photo by Shelby Kardell /Fulton Sun. LU grand marshal talks basebal

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-24 08:17:27

Students speak at Optimist Club

From left, Katherine White, Jenny Albert and Baylie Borman stand in front of the Fulton Breakfast Optimist Club banner. (Submitted photo) Westminster College sophomore Katherine White and William Woods University senior Baylie Borman spoke Wednesday to the Fulton Breakfast Optimist Club. They are

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-24 09:08:32

Sanders presents Green Lecture at Westminster

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., who spoke about foreign policy Thursday at Westminster College, reaches out to shake a hand at a private reception at the National Churchill Museum. Photo by Jenny Gray /Fulton Sun. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders didn't disappoint his supporters during a Wednesday visit

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-22 02:23:58

Fukushima makes music and connections

RAPtivist Aisha Fukushima talks Thursday during the Hancock Symposium at Westminster College. Her musical stylings got the crowd on its feet and clapping along. Photo by Helen Wilbers /Fulton Sun. Self-described RAPtivist Aisha Fukushima is many things: a musician, a woman and the daughter of a Ja

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-22 02:22:57

Hazelton earns G.W. Law award

A man of few words was presented with the G.W. Law Award - given to the law enforcement officer of the year - at Wednesday's Fulton Rotary Club meeting. Aaron Hazelton, who attended with his son, Tristan, was an investigator at the Callaway County Sheriff's Office for about 15 years. During that tim

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-22 02:21:55

Sanders, Churchill and the battle for economic freedom

Schmitt Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will deliver a speech on "American Leadership in a Time of Crisis" today at Westminster College in Fulton. The speech will be delivered at the same venue where the indomitable Winston Churchill gave his famous and chilling "Iron Curtain" speech 71 years ago. In

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-21 14:47:41

Fulton High School prepares for Pink Out

In preparation for Fulton High School's Oct. 13 "Pink Out" game, FHS cheerleaders are selling T-shirts. The proceeds will be go to the Callaway County Relay for Life organization. T-shirts are at $10-$12, depending on size. The last day to buy them is Oct. 6. For information, call Julia Boyd Uhls at

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-24 09:08:26

Some forcibly arrested in St. Louis weren't protesting

ST. LOUIS (AP) - An undercover police officer and an Air Force lieutenant were among the 120 people who were forcibly arrested last weekend when police began clearing downtown St. Louis streets during protests over the acquittal of a white former officer in the killing of a black suspect. The arrest

KOMU - 2017-09-23 19:24:40

Fulton man arrested on suspicion of assaulting woman at car wash, not letting her leave

The Fulton Police Department arrested Joshua Byrd Wednesday after officers responded to a reported domestic disturbance at the King-Cal Car Wash in the 2500 block of North Business 54. According to the probable cause statement, a witness called into joint communications saying a male in a Dodge Cara

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 18:47:15

Fulton man charged for motor vehicle tampering

Hopkins A Fulton man was charged Wednesday with first-degree felony tampering with a motor vehicle and felony stealing, according to Lt. Curtis Hall, of the Callaway County Sheriff's Office. Marcelius Hopkins, 32, was charged in connection with a stolen vehicle incident reported Sept. 10. The vehicl

FULTON SUN - 2017-09-22 02:21:55

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders scheduled to speak in Fulton on Thursday

FULTON, Mo. - U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders is scheduled to speak at Westminster College in Fulton on Thursday morning. Sanders will be delivering the 58th Annual Green Foundation Lecture. The Green Foundation Lecture was established in 1936 as a memorial to John Findley Green, a St. Louis attorney w

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 15:23:31

Schoolteacher, counselor among witnesses in hearing on sexual abuse

Boone County Circuit Judge Jodie Asel heard testimony from three witnesses Friday in the pre-trial hearing of a man accused of sexually abusing his stepdaughter for several years, beginning when she was 7. The 38-year-old man was charged with first-degree statutory rape of a person under 14, first-

COLUMBIA MISSOURIAN - 2017-09-22 23:45:00