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Missouri lawmakers seek answers on funding to help refugees

Missouri lawmakers are set to question officials in Gov. Jay Nixon's administration on how the state spends money to help refugees.

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Recording shows tension between gubernatorial candidates

An audio recording has captured a heated phone call between two Republican gubernatorial candidates.

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Since leaving White House, Clintons have collected $35M from financial businesses

The long and lucrative relationship between the Clinton family and the financial services industry has emerged as a key issue in her Democratic primary race.


Report shows Missouri unemployment rate drops slightly

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Department of Economic Development says unemployment dropped to 5 percent in October.

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Judge: 3 gay couples can amend kids' birth certificates

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Pulaski County judge says three same-sex couples who sued the state for refusing to name both spouses on their children's birth certificates can get the documents amended to list both names.

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Clinton, Sanders oppose Pfizer-Allergen merger

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are bashing plans by Pfizer and Allergen to join together in a $160 billion deal that will create the world's largest drugmaker and pay Ireland's lower tax rate.

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Springfield's Bob Dixon ends run for Missouri governor

In a short message, Dixon said, “I thank those who truly believe we need to renew the Spirit of Missouri, and sincerely supported the campaign expecting nothing in return other than good, honest government.”

Missouri Republican leaders call hearing on Syrian refugees

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — State Republican legislative leaders have called a joint hearing that will review programs that could be used to provide assistance for refugee resettlement in Missouri.

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