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Donors Chip In To Help Programs Hurt By Shutdown

Across the country, donors big and small are opening their wallets to help keep afloat programs that protect people in need as the government shutdown persists. A pair of Texas philanthropists pledged up to $10 million to help Head Start programs for poor children hurt by the shutdown. A university in New Hampshire decided to offer scholarships to active-duty military personnel whose tuition assistance has been switched off by the shutdown. And in Arkansas, people have been donating to Our House.

10/13/2013

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Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Striking Southeast Missouri Joggers

A prosecutor showed the judge two videos taken from Marcus Jones’s cellphone, in which a man is heard swearing and laughing as tires squeal in the background.

05/22/2013

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Joggers In Cape Girardeau Struck On Purpose, Police Say

The victims suffered bumps and bruises. One of them is Ron Rosati, provost at Southeast Missouri State University.

10/29/2012