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Study: Missouri Tops in Suspensions of Black Grade Schoolers

A new study shows Missouri suspended black elementary students at a higher rate than any other U.S. state, with the gap between suspensions of black and white students also top in the country.


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Missouri Bill Requires Check of Employee Resident Status

All Missouri employers would be required to use a federal verification system to check employees’ legal resident status under legislation introduced Monday that’s aimed at curbing the number of immigrants working illegally in the state.


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High School Student Suspended For Pot Possession Claims No Drugs Were Ever Found

Father of student suspended for marijuana possession says she was not carrying drugs.


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McCaskill Gives Progress Report on Campus Sexual Assaults

Sen. Claire McCaskill gives the public a report card of her recently launched sexual assault survey progress.


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Firefighters Suspended for Campaigning on the Job

The firefighters are accused of violating a statute that forbids first responders from being involved with campaigns while in uniform or on duty.


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Molina Drops Suspension Appeal, Sits Out Game

Molina told reporters in the locker room Wednesday that he is dropping his appeal and will serve his one day suspension.

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Kansas School Suspends Class President For Criticism Of Inaccurate Hashtag

A senior class president who criticized his classmates’ usage of a hashtag regarding the school’s athletics program has been barred from most graduation activities.


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Phillies INF Freddy Galvis Suspended 50 Games

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Jennings Officer Steps Down After Pursuit

Officer David Hauck, a three year veteran of the Jennings department, was on suspension after taking part in a pursuit and subsequently firing his gun at the female suspect.


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