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UPDATE: Nixa teenager dies of injuries suffered in wreck off bridge A 16-year-old boy from Nixa has died of the injuries he suffered Sunday afternoon when a van he was riding in ran off the bridge over Greasy Creek in Dallas County. Vincenzo Keith was a sophomore at Nixa High School. The crash happened on Rocks Dale Road south of Buffalo. Police say the car was going too fast for conditions, ran off the road, flipped over and ...

Keep your mail, packages safe from thieves this holiday season Cyber Monday is a popular day for ordering online but sheriff's deputies in Greene County say you'll want to be on the lookout to make sure your online purchases make it safely inside your home. Deputies say multiple reports of stolen mail have come in since the beginning of November. So far they've made two arrests in connection with some of these crimes. One of the men, ...

Gloomy weather today Sunshine returns Tuesday ...

Shots fired into Springfield apartment building Police are looking for a person who fired several shots into an apartment complex building Monday morning. Officers were called to Sunchase Apartments in the 1600 block of south Ingram Mill Road just after midnight. Witnesses say they heard several shots, police found shell casings on the parking lot. No one was hurt. Witnesses tell police they saw a white vehicle drive off, but officers don't know if ...

Dense fog possible in he morning Dense fog and another chance for scattered showers will wrap up the month of November. Find out if December will bring nicer weather by watching the forecast. ...

University of Missouri graduate assistant accused of assaulting teenager over hijab COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A 53-year-old University of Missouri graduate teaching assistant is accused of pulling a teenage family member out of a Columbia school because she wasn't wearing a traditional headscarf worn by some Muslim women. The Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1NC9oWj ) reports Youssif Omar was arrested Wednesday at his home on suspicion of felony child abuse. He was released from the Boone County Jail ...

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Obama and Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine at summit: White House official
U.S. President Barack Obama, seated just offstage, awaits his turn to speak during the COP21 session of statements by heads of state and government at the climate summit in Paris, FranceWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the climate summit in Paris on Monday and discussed the Syrian crisis as well as the situation in Ukraine, a White House official said. Obama told Putin he believes Syrian President Bashar al- Assad must leave power as part of a political transition, the official said. ...

Wall Street stocks edge up ahead of ECB, jobs report
Five minutes into trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at 17,809.12, up 10.63 points (0.06 percent)New York (AFP) - Wall Street stocks opened a bit higher Monday at the start of a news-jammed week that includes a European Central Bank meeting and a US jobs report.

World leaders launch bid for climate breakthrough in Paris
French President Hollande and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon pose for a family photo during the opening day of the World Climate Change Conference 2015 in Le BourgetBy Bruce Wallace and Alister Doyle PARIS (Reuters) - World leaders launched an ambitious attempt on Monday to hold back the earth's rising temperatures, with French President Francois Hollande saying the world was at "breaking point" in the fight against global warming. Some 150 heads of state and government, including U.S. President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, urged each other to find common cause in two weeks of bargaining to steer the global economy away from its dependence on fossil fuels.

Russian SU-34 jets fly with air-to-air missiles in Syria for self-defense for first time
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Su-34 fighter bombers flew in Syria for the first time with air-to-air missiles for self-defense on Monday, a Russian air force official told Russian news agencies, less than a week after a Turkish F-16 shot down a Russian jet. Igor Klimov, the official, said the air-to-air missiles were capable of hitting targets at a distance of up to 60 kilometers (37.28 miles). (Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Andrew Osborn)

Pink named UNICEF ambassador in fight to end child hunger
FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2015, file photo, Pink arrives at the Autism Speaks to LA Celebrity Chef Gala in Santa Monica, Calif. Pink, whose given name is Alecia Moore, was named a UNICEF Ambassador on Monday, Nov. 30, to help promote a new effort to encourage physical activity in young children in the United States and at the same time raise money for nutritional, vitamin-rich peanut paste to be delivered to hungry children all over the world. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)Trailblazing pop star Pink saw firsthand severely malnourished children during a recent visit to Haiti as a part of a UNICEF program to provide therapeutic food packets to children in need.