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Neighbors plan improved security after man charged with entering homes naked

Neighbors plan improved security after man charged with entering homes naked

Posted 8:21 PM 5/20/2019 by Diana Fidarova, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - People who live in the neighborhood where a naked man was entering homes are talking about making the area safer after the suspect's arrest.

Conner Ruhl said his neighbors have agreed to help each other.

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5/19/2019

Protesters show up during Gov. Parson's MU commencement speech

Protesters show up during Gov. Parson's MU commencement speech

Posted 7:32 AM 5/20/2019 by Cory Johnson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The debate over Missouri's abortion bill came to MU on Saturday.

Protestors were dressed in white bonnets and red capes similar to characters from the television show "The Handmaid's Tale" during the commencement ceremony for MU's College of Agriculture, Food, and Natural (More)

5/18/2019

VIDEO: Wind blows tractor-trailer off Highway 54

VIDEO: Wind blows tractor-trailer off Highway 54

Posted 11:25 PM 5/18/2019 by Spencer Humphrey, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and Noah Klein, KOMU 8 Reporter

KINGDOM CITY - High winds blew a tractor-trailer off the road at the intersection of Highway 54 and I-70 Saturday evening.

KOMU 8 News confirmed a tractor-trailer carrying department store merchandise was crossing the Highway 54 overpass over I-70 when it was knocked on its side (More)

5/16/2019

House sends 8-week abortion ban to Governor's desk

House sends 8-week abortion ban to Governor's desk

Posted 1:19 PM 5/18/2019 by Austin Walker, Kara Strickland, Monica Madden, Antoinette Miller, Sania Blu, KOMU 8 Reporters & Channing Phillips, Greta Serrin KOMU 8 Digital Producers

JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri's Republican-led Legislature approves a ban on abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.

The house voted 110-4 in favor of the bill, and GOP Gov. Mike Parson is expected to sign it. 

On Thursday, the Senate voted 24-10 in favor of the “Missouri (More)

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