Brandon Kiley

Student Newscaster

Brandon Kiley is a student newscaster.

Politics
3:24 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Senator McCaskill releases national campus sexual assault survey results

Credit Kristofor Husted / KBIA

Approximately one in five undergraduate women has been the victim of attempted or completed sexual violence during college, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But fewer than 5% of rape victims attending college report their attack to law enforcement, according to the most recent report conducted by the Department of Justice.

It was numbers such as those that got Sen. Claire McCaskill’s attention.

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Shots Fired
4:26 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Police investigating five shots fired incidents in Columbia

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Columbia Police officers responded to five separate incidents of shots fired over the weekend.

At 8:15 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to shots fired at the intersection of Garth Ave and Oak St. A gunshot victim with non-life threatening injuries was driven to the hospital in a personal vehicle.

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PM Newscast
8:51 am
Tue July 1, 2014

PM Newscast for June 30

 

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

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Arts and Culture
8:21 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Keeping families, communities together key to refugees' success

Columbia's Refugee and Immigration Services celebrated World Refugee Day with a potluck, games, and crafts for immigrants and recent arrivals, Saturday, June 21, 2014.
Credit Brandon Kiley / KBIA

Dozens of Columbia residents and Columbia-based refugees were in attendance at the annual World Refugee Day Celebration in Columbia. The Refugee and Immigration Services of Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri hosted the events at the sixth annual celebration in Columbia, Saturday, June 21, 2014.

The World Refugee Day Coordinator for 2014, Hannah Lammers, said Columbia started the annual celebration six years ago.

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Politics
5:45 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

PM Newscast for June 23, 2014

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

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Politics
5:30 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

PM Newscast for June 16, 2014

 

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Missouri's largest electric consumer is arguing it needs a rate reduction.
  • A global plant science company has chosen St. Louis as the headquarters of its North American research center.
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Politics
5:30 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

PM Newscast for June 16, 2014

 

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Missouri's largest electric consumer is arguing it needs a rate reduction.
  • A global plant science company has chosen St. Louis as the headquarters of its North American research center.
  • A Columbia youth drill team is looking for a new home.
  • A long-planned subway station in St. Louis remains on hold due to unavailable state money.
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Politics
4:40 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Columbia Fire Department Announces Grant Extension

Credit Abby Spudich / KBIA

The Columbia Fire Department announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted an extension to its 2013 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grant (SAFER).

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security awarded a SAFER Grant to the Columbia Fire Department on March 3, 2013. The grant began paying for salaries and benefits for five new fire fighters over the course of two years and totaled $658,120.

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Politics
5:22 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Newscast for June 9, 2014

News coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including: 

  • A Missouri inmate scheduled to be put to death next week is asking the Missouri Supreme Court to halt the execution.
  • A Kansas City-bound Southwest Airlines jet backed into a stationary JetBlue Airways plane.
  • The Veterans Affairs Department says there are patients who sought appointments through the VA medical center in St. Louis that were never seen.
  • A Missouri lawmaker is calling on Gov. Jay Nixon to not cut dental benefits from next year's state budget.
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Politics
5:24 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Columbia's Missouri College Advising Corps gets $524K AmeriCorps grant

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced Thursday that 21 Missouri organizations will receive $4,232,627 in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).

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