Opinion: Dark Day For Future Of Books

Mark Coker says the lawsuit against Apple and five publishers will end up harming those who write, publish, sell and enjoy e-books

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    12/6/2016 - 5:15 pm | View Link
  • Remembering America's forgotten wars
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    12/6/2016 - 4:19 am | View Link
  • Edwin Leap: Don't worry: You won't lose your Southern man card over lack of sports knowledge
    Which means that at some point in the distant future, if they manage to win ... little to contribute to the discussion at zero dark thirty Sunday morning. As everyone made the rounds of the previous day's games, it was "Ed, Marshall did well yesterday ...
    12/4/2016 - 1:21 pm | View Link
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    Your source for local news, sports, high school sports and weather in and around Jefferson City, Columbia, Fulton and the Lake of the Ozarks. All of Mid-Missouri.
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    12/7/2016 - 8:37 am | View Website
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