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Kavanaugh accuser testifies on the Hill

WASHINGTON (AP) – Christine Blasey Ford says she doesn’t have any political motivation for coming forward with accusations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh when they were teenagers. Ford is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee about the accusations. When Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii asked …

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Amber Alert for two kids is CANCELLED

The endangered person advisory is over for a couple Howard County kids. Authorities said early this (thur) morning that Cody Mordica is now in custody. They said yesterday (wed) that Mordica got in a violent argument with a woman at a rural home north of Harrisburg and took their two-year-old …

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JCPD hunts for a shooter

Jefferson City police are searching for the gunman after a shooting last night. The victim was taken to the hospital with non – life threatening gunshot wounds after the attack on Elizabeth Street around 10 – last night. No one else was hurt but at least one car was hit …

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*** UPDATE *** Victim named in California Mo fatal crash

More info now on that deadly Highway 50 crash near California yesterday (tue) afternoon. The patrol says a car trying to pass a pickup hit the back of it. Both those vehicles would cross the center line and hit Steven Smart’s pickup going the other way. Smart has died. He …

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JCPD still hunting for job site burglar

Jefferson City Police are still searching for a suspect who was trying to steal gear from the site of the new Capital City High School. The officer confronted the man and chased him at the site Saturday. The man pointed a gun at the officer and managed to get away. …

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Woman who killed retired cop husband dies in prison

A convicted Mid-Missouri killer dies in prison. The Department of Corrections confirms 44 – year old Sandra Plunkett died last week at the Chillicothe prison. She was convicted in 2014 in the shooting death of her retired Jefferson City police officer husband Paul Plunkett. She claimed she was a battered …

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Clean Missouri issue will stay on the ballot

(MissouriNet) — The Missouri Supreme court won’t determine the fate of a ballot measure proposing to change the way voting districts are drawn up. The high bench declined to hear the case Monday of Clean Missouri, or Amendment 1 as it will appear on the ballot. Opponents were successful in …

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Callaway Collector faces prison time

Turns out the former Callaway County Collector was collecting a lot of cash for herself. Pam Oestreich pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday (mon) to embezzling nearly three hundred thousand taxpayer dollars. The Fulton native is looking at about four years in prison. Prosecutors say Oestreich started slipping money in …

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Child is hurt in rear-ender school bus crash

An elementary school student ends up with a split lip following an after school bus crash. The 7 – year old was hurt when his bus was rear – ended by an SUV at St. Martins. The child’s injuries were called very minor. No one else was hurt. The accident …

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