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Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
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The Daily Statesman supports AT&T's "Texting & Driving - It Can Wait" initiative. We encourage anyone who texts to watch this documentary.
50s day at Southwest Elementary

Students at Southwest Elementary marked their 50th day of school during Halloween Week and observed Red Ribbon Week -- a week dedicated to teaching children the dangers of illegal drugs. Students donned crazy socks for "Sock It to Drugs Day" and...

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National Headlines
  • Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine
    FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- A nurse who promised to defy Maine's quarantine for health care workers who've treated Ebola patients has followed through on her vow....
  • Sri Lanka says no hope finding mudslide survivors
    KOSLANDA, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Hundreds of desperate Sri Lankan villagers dug with bare hands through the broken red earth of a deadly landslide Thursday, defying police orders after a top disaster official said there was no chance of finding more survivors at the high-elevation tea plantation....
  • Tim Cook: 'I'm proud to be gay'
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay....
  • Sweden recognizes Palestinian state; Israel upset
    STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Sweden's new left-leaning government on Thursday recognized a Palestinian state - a move that comes during increased tensions between Arabs and Jews over Israel's plans to build about 1,000 housing units in east Jerusalem....
State Headlines
  • Execution set for Missouri man who killed neighbor
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The Missouri Supreme Court has set an execution date for a man convicted of sexually assaulting a 63-year-old woman and beating her to death with a hammer....
  • Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch says a tweet suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account....
  • Hall of fame for mustaches? Why not?
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock `n' roll, so why shouldn't those with a hairy upper lip get their just rewards?...
  • Master plan to develop Mozingo Lake presented
    MARYVILLE, Mo. (AP) -- A long-range development plan for Mozingo Lake Park near Maryville includes suggestions to lure visitors with a lodge or hotel, a full-service restaurant and a visitors' center....
  • Nixon to outline expansion of jobs effort
    WELLSTON, Mo. (AP) -- Gov. Jay Nixon will be in suburban St. Louis Thursday to announce expansion of his administration's effort to improve job and career opportunities for young people in low-income communities....
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