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Head coach Gary Pinkel of the Missouri Tigers watches the action during the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at the Florida Citrus Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Missouri Makes Pinkel Latest $4 Million Coach In SEC

Missouri has extended football coach Gary Pinkel’s contract through the 2019 season and upped his yearly salary to $4.02 million, making him the 10th Southeastern Conference coach to have a yearly salary of at least $4 million.

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No 4th of July Fireworks for O’Fallon, Mo., Residents

O’Fallon residents will have to go elsewhere to set off fireworks around the 4th of July.

04/24/2015

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Missouri Legislature Passes $26 Billion Spending Plan

Missouri lawmakers passed a $26 billion budget plan on Thursday for the next fiscal year that would increase basic aid for K-12 public schools while holding spending for social services stagnant.

04/23/2015

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Report Indicates Home Prices May Have Hit Ceiling

Number of homeowners “seriously underwater” rises for first time in three years.

04/22/2015

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Mo. Senate Committee Hears Pledge of Allegiance Measure

The Senate General Laws Committee was urged to restrict a current law by requiring the Pledge of Allegiance be recited in public schools every school day and only in English.

04/22/2015

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Evacuations at Mizzou After Reports of Bomb Threat

The University of Missouri has issued an all clear after an earlier reported bomb threat prompted the evacuation of two buildings.

04/21/2015

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Missouri House Endorses Legalizing Growth of Industrial Hemp

Missouri would regulate and license the growing of industrial hemp as a raw material for manufacturing under a measure supporters say is an economic development measure.

04/21/2015

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ACLU Lawsuit Claims Ex-Pine Lawn Mayor Falsely Arrested

A former mayor of the St. Louis County town of Pine Lawn alleges in a lawsuit, that he was repeatedly falsely arrested as part of a smear campaign orchestrated by his successor.

04/21/2015

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Missouri Town, New Mayor Grapple with Mass Resignations

Several residents of a tiny southeast Missouri town said Monday they don’t believe the abrupt resignations of five of six members of the police force after the longtime mayor, a white man, lost to a black woman have anything to do with racism.

04/21/2015

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Corporate Headquarters Tax Bills Sent to Missouri Governor

Two tax measures that would benefit businesses based in Missouri are heading to Gov. Jay Nixon’s desk after passing the Legislature.

04/20/2015

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