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8 pm news

Teen crashes SUV into school building before sunrise in St. Charles County

2019-04-24 20:30:00 STLToday.com
After the crash, the 16-year-old student at Francis Howell Central was found outside in the grass. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



Off-duty police officer killed in wrong-way crash was drinking, medical examiner confirms

2019-04-24 19:45:00 STLToday.com
The off-duty officer had a blood alcohol content twice the legal limit. Read Full Story ...

Texas executes avowed racist in black man's dragging death

2019-04-24 19:23:00 STLToday.com
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) ? An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. history was executed Wednesday in Texas for the dragging death of a black man. Read Full Story ...

Actor Michael Madsen charged with DUI after SUV hits pole

2019-04-24 19:21:32 STLToday.com
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) ? Prosecutors have charged Michael Madsen with two misdemeanor counts of drunken driving after the actor drove his SUV into a pole last month. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Missouri House greenlights revival of film tax credit program

2019-04-24 18:59:00 STLToday.com
Representatives approved a measure that will grant tax incentives to productions that film in Missouri. Read Full Story ...

Lobbyist's crusade to change Title IX in Missouri stems from his son's expulsion

2019-04-24 18:55:00 STLToday.com
After his son was accused and subsequently expelled from Washington University in St. Louis last year through the school?s Title IX process, a leading Jefferson City lobbyist launched a campaign to change the law for every campus in the state. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis police officer faces charge after allegedly trying to use Taser on officer driving patrol car

2019-04-24 18:45:00 STLToday.com
Childers allegedly tried to stun the female officer with his department issued Taser while she was driving their patrol car down Washington Avenue on Feb. 26. Read Full Story ...

Motorist who hit people held on 8 counts attempted murder

2019-04-24 18:16:00 STLToday.com
SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) ? A California man who authorities said drove his car through a crosswalk in a quiet Silicon Valley suburb, hitting seven people and injuring eight, is being held in jail on eight counts of attempted murder. Read Full Story ...

Illinois governor: 'No concerns' about report of fed probe

2019-04-24 18:00:00 STLToday.com
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) ? Illinois Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday he has "no concerns at all" about a media report that federal authorities are investigating a property tax break he got by taking toilets out of a Chicago mansion? Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Woman arrested and charged with murder for shooting man to death in Baden neighborhood

2019-04-24 17:45:00 STLToday.com
A 49-year-old man was found dead about 3 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of Elias Avenue, in north St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Restaurant name leaves bad taste with Delaware officials

2019-04-24 17:35:00 STLToday.com
DOVER, Del. (AP) ? Delaware officials won't allow popular Colorado-based restaurant chain Illegal Pete's to convert to a Delaware limited liability company because the company's name has "a negative connotation," according to a federal lawsuit filed this week. Read Full Story ...

More delay for St. Louis County study of future MetroLink expansion

2019-04-24 17:30:00 STLToday.com
Stenger says a decision on whether to proceed with the study won't be made until after public safety changes on existing light-rail lines are carried out. That's expected to be completed by March of next year. Read Full Story ...

Man accused of burning wife to death in Metro East faces first-degree murder charge

2019-04-24 17:05:00 STLToday.com
Andrew Montez McKissick is being held in Tennessee, awaiting extradition to Illinois on a first-degree murder charge. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Missing 5-year-old Illinois boy found dead, parents charged with murder

2019-04-24 16:24:00 STLToday.com
The body of a 5-year-old boy reported as missing last week was found wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave on Wednesday, and his parents have been charged with murder, police said. Read Full Story ...

Changes to Title IX proceedings face increased skepticism after revelations shake capital city

2019-04-24 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Proponents say colleges have rushed to judgement against men accused of sexual misconduct. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Cardinals sweep Brewers as Wainwright posts milestone victory

2019-04-24 15:35:00 STLToday.com
Veteran righthander allows just two base runners over his last five innings and records career win No. 150. Ozuna and Molina homer as first-place Cardinals stretch winning streak to five with 5-2 win. Read Full Story ...

Blues like the timing of starting their series Thursday

2019-04-24 15:30:00 STLToday.com
While some teams have had nine days off between rounds, the Blues had time for rest and practice and staying sharp before second-round series begins Read Full Story ...

Wainwright. Cardinals sweep Brewers 5-2

2019-04-24 15:12:00 STLToday.com
Veteran righthander allows just two base runners over his last five innings. Ozuna, Molina homer as Cardinals stretch winning streak to five. Read Full Story ...

Raasch: Why I am going back to the White House Correspondents Dinner

2019-04-24 15:00:00 STLToday.com
Is the annual event going the way of 'C-SPAN Chic?' Read Full Story ...

Schnucks says woman shot by Ladue police officer was one of two female shoplifters

2019-04-24 15:00:00 STLToday.com
Grocery chain releases statement saying one of the women struck one of its employees who tried to help her after she fell in parking lot while running away with unpaid merchandise Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Missouri revenues tick up as Senate debates $30 billion budget

2019-04-24 14:57:00 STLToday.com
State revenue collections have ticked up in recent days ? welcome news for budget planners tasked with writing the state's $30 billion budget. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra resident conductor Gemma New receives a Solti Foundation Young Conductors Career Assistance Award

2019-04-24 14:55:00 STLToday.com
She also received one in 2017 Read Full Story ...

Police: Missing 5-year-old Illinois boy found dead, parents accused of murder

2019-04-24 14:25:00 STLToday.com
The body of a 5-year-old boy reported as missing last week was found wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave on Wednesday, and his parents have been charged with murder, police said. Read Full Story ...

Wainwright hurls six strong innings; Cardinals lead Brewers 4-1

2019-04-24 14:15:00 STLToday.com
Veteran righthander allows just two base runners over his last five innings. Ozuna, Molina homer. Molina and Goldschmidt extend hitting streaks to 12 and 11 games. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Mystery nonprofit files elections complaint against Chesterfield for opposing Better Together petition

2019-04-24 13:35:00 STLToday.com
In sending his complaint, Gregg Keller, president of the Joseph Wingate Folk Society, also outed himself as the mystery client of Jefferson City attorney Chuck Hatfield, who has already sent two similar complaints to the Missouri Secretary of State's office,? Read Full Story ...

'Unbelievably cool and talented' Isley Brothers are inducted onto the St. Louis Walk of Fame

2019-04-24 13:30:00 STLToday.com
The Isley Brothers, one of the world's most famous acts, found a new home on the St. Louis Walk of Fame on Wednesday morning during a modest ceremony in which the group?s star directly in front of the Pageant was? Read Full Story ...

Ozuna, Molina homer in fourth to give Cardinals 4-1 lead over Brewers

2019-04-24 13:29:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright has allowed just first-inning homer through four innings. Bader activated; Ponce de Leon sent out. Read Full Story ...

Wainwright induces two early DPs but Cardinals trail 1-0

2019-04-24 13:15:00 STLToday.com
Thames' homer puts Brewrers ahead in first. Cardinals hitless against Chacin through three. Bader activated; Ponce de Leon sent out. Read Full Story ...

Republican-on-Republican angst jams up the Missouri Senate

2019-04-24 13:15:00 STLToday.com
The Senate's Conservative Caucus is threatening to filibuster major priorities of Gov. Mike Parson Read Full Story ...

Blues like the timing of starting their series on Thursday

2019-04-24 13:03:00 STLToday.com
It's like their porridge: Not too hot, not too cold. While some teams have had nine days off between rounds, the Blues had time for rest and practice and staying sharp before second-round series begins Read Full Story ...

STL ranked No. 1 for women starting new businesses

2019-04-24 13:00:00 STLToday.com
High number of female-owned companies grabs top ranking Read Full Story ...

Marlon Wayans on stand-up: 'The more I learn, the better I get'

2019-04-24 13:00:00 STLToday.com
When Marlon Wayans hit the Helium Comedy Club stage in 2016, after having spent years working on TV and in movies, he said at the time that stand-up was new for him. But he called it a natural progression and? Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



KSDK Highlights SIUE Alumna?s Inspirational Story, ?Tuning Out Stigma?

2019-04-24 12:55:00 SIUE.edu
SIUE alumna Theresa San Luis Teller returned to campus on Tuesday, April 23 to present ?Tuning Out Stigma,? a personal story of perseverance supported by valuable mentorship. She offered remarks and shared her talents as a pianist at the Center for Spirituality and Sustainability. While at SIUE, Teller formed a bond with... Read Full Story ...

Maplewood OKs small vehicle sharing program

2019-04-24 12:35:00 STLToday.com
It's being done in cooperation with Brentwood and Richmond Heights. Read Full Story ...

Sunset Hills weighs plan for new residential care facility

2019-04-24 12:29:00 STLToday.com
Peace Haven provides Christian Science nursing services for care both in-patient and in the home. Read Full Story ...

Olivette City Council names new mayor

2019-04-24 12:18:00 STLToday.com
Waldman, who had been council chair pro-tem, succeeds former Mayor Maxine Weil. Read Full Story ...

Rehab patients' unpaid work for big companies likely illegal

2019-04-24 12:15:17 STLToday.com
The Cenikor Foundation has dispatched tens of thousands of patients to work without pay at more than 300 for-profit companies over the years. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Sultan: How to beat the rap in a Title IX investigation

2019-04-24 11:45:00 STLToday.com
Hollywood actors and wealthy West coast parents embroiled in college admission scandals, step aside. The Midwest is here to represent. Read Full Story ...

'Ghetto Sauce' finally gets own home with downtown facility

2019-04-24 11:45:00 STLToday.com
Freddie Lee and Deborah James expanding barbecue sauce business Read Full Story ...

After Mueller, Trump says he'll fight Dems on all fronts

2019-04-24 11:40:00 STLToday.com
Trump, seething as Democrats ramp up their probes after Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, said he "thought after two years we'd be finished with it." Read Full Story ...

Yelich out of Brewers' lineup; Thomas in CF for Cardinals: 'Ponce' sent out

2019-04-24 11:25:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright seeks to help sweep series for Cardinals as they wrap up 10-game block with Brewers. Bader activated; Ponce de Leon sent out. Read Full Story ...

SIU SDM Receives $2M ILCHF Grant to Treat Pediatric Patients

2019-04-24 11:20:00 SIUE.edu
The Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine (SIU SDM) has received a $2 million grant from the Illinois Children?s Healthcare Foundation (ILCHF). The SDM will build a medical operating suite with general anesthesia capabilities for children with special dental care needs within a new Graduate Programs Patient... Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Domestic dispute turns deadly when man, 78, kills man who forced his way into St. Louis home

2019-04-24 10:45:00 STLToday.com
Police say the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute in the 7400 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, but they have not said what the relationship is betwene the shooter and the dead man. Read Full Story ...

Walmart creates an Angus beef supply chain, bypassing Tyson

2019-04-24 10:33:00 STLToday.com
The nation?s biggest grocer has partnered with a Texas cattle rancher and other industry-related businesses to provide a steady supply of no-hormone-added Angus beef to 500 of its US stores beginning later this year. Read Full Story ...

Patton Oswalt moves on from tragedy and 'Annihilation'

2019-04-24 10:30:00 STLToday.com
In his most recent stand-up comedy special, ?Annihilation,? Patton Oswalt does something extraordinary: He tells the story of becoming a widower ? his wife, true-crime writer Michelle McNamara, died unexpectedly in 2016, leaving Oswalt the single father of a young? Read Full Story ...

Boeing abandons financial outlook, sees $1 billion in extra cost on 737 Max

2019-04-24 10:21:00 STLToday.com
Aerospace giant says it will be issuing a new forecast in the future when it has more clarity around the issues surrounding the troubled aircraft. Read Full Story ...

Yelich out of Brewers' lineup; rookie Thomas in CF for Cardinals

2019-04-24 10:21:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright seeks to help sweep series for Cardinals as they wrap up 10-game block with Brewers. Bader still not activated. Read Full Story ...

Woman arrested for shooting man to death in Baden neighborhood

2019-04-24 10:18:00 STLToday.com
A 49-year-old man was found dead about 3 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of Elias Avenue, in north St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Hochman: Fabbri's long journey takes him back to where he made his name ? a Blues playoff series vs. Dallas

2019-04-24 10:15:00 STLToday.com
Puck hunting. Read Full Story ...

Older workers helped fuel recent U.S. growth. Can it last?

2019-04-24 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Over the last three years, around 3 million Americans over 55 joined or rejoined the workforce. Read Full Story ...

Resident, 78, fatally shoots man who forced his way into St. Louis home

2019-04-24 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Police say the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute in the 7400 block of Pennsylvania Avenue Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Agents find 3-year-old migrant boy alone near Texas border

2019-04-24 09:55:00 STLToday.com
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) ? U.S. Border Patrol agents found a 3-year-old boy alone in a field after likely being abandoned by smugglers at the southern border, authorities said. Read Full Story ...

SIUE School of Nursing Celebrates Record Donor Support, Dramatic Growth

2019-04-24 09:50:00 SIUE.edu
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing (SON) had much to celebrate at its 12th Annual Scholarship Luncheon, including dramatic growth in enrollment and program development, thriving global initiatives and national recognition for its high-quality programs and value. SON Dean Laura Bernaix, PhD, RN, highlighted those... Read Full Story ...

Gypsy Rose Blanchard seeks early release for conspiring to kill abusive mother

2019-04-24 09:36:00 STLToday.com
The Springfield News-Leader reports that Gypsy Rose Blanchard asked in an email for people to write letters urging Gov. Mike Parson and the state parole board to release her early. She's serving a 10-year sentence after pleading guilty to second-degree? Read Full Story ...

National Concert Week returning with $20 offers on Sammy Hagar, Wiz Khalifa, Brad Paisley concerts locally, and much more

2019-04-24 09:33:00 STLToday.com
National Concert Week is returning for its fifth year, allowing concert-goers to buy $20 all-in tickets to some of Live Nation's biggest concerts in St. Louis and across the country in the coming months. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Emphasizes the Need for Worldwide Sustainability during Earth Day Activities

2019-04-24 09:05:00 SIUE.edu
Several faculty, staff and students went on the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Morris University Center rooftop outside Fixins? Restaurant, but it was not to lift their spirits or seek sunrays. The crew began planting vegetables in SIUE?s Rooftop Teaching Garden on Earth Day, Monday, April 22, in hopes of supplying... Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Boeing abandons financial outlook, stops buybacks after 737 MAX groundings

2019-04-24 08:34:00 STLToday.com
Aerospace giant says it will be issuing a new forecast in the future when it has more clarity around the issues surrounding the troubled aircraft. Read Full Story ...

Trump says he would ask Supreme Court to intervene if Democrats move to impeach him

2019-04-24 08:30:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON ? President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that he would ask the Supreme Court to intervene if Democrats move to impeach him. Read Full Story ...

Barnhart stuntwoman returns to Marvel Universe for 'Avengers: Endgame'

2019-04-24 08:15:00 STLToday.com
It was almost destined that CC Ice would make a career out of hurtling through the air, smashing into tables, jumping through glass and crashing through walls. Read Full Story ...

Zac Brown Band wants to take listeners down the rabbit hole

2019-04-24 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The band may have country roots, but it's bending the genre with its sound and shows. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



What's fresh at the farmers market this week

2019-04-24 07:45:00 STLToday.com
This week at area farmers markets you?ll find lettuce, spring mix greens, kale, carrots, chard, asparagus, strawberries, sweet potatoes, morel mushrooms, garden plants, hanging baskets, fresh herbs, fresh eggs and more. To use the abundance of asparagus, try this recipe? Read Full Story ...

April 24, 1953 ? 'This is a stickup. Everyone stand still.' The Southwest Bank robbery

2019-04-24 07:00:00 STLToday.com
Dramatic attempt by masked men at Southwest Bank fails, but it leads to a movie starring Steve McQueen. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Teen crashes vehicle into front of school building in St. Charles County

2019-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Condition of boy unavailable. Read Full Story ...

Teen crashes SUV into school building before sunup in St. Charles County

2019-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Authorities said the driver, 16, was found outside in the grass. His condition was not available. Read Full Story ...

Boeing profit falls 21 percent after 737 Max groundings

2019-04-24 06:40:00 STLToday.com
Aerospace giant says it will be issuing a new forecast in the future when it has more clarity around the issues surrounding the troubled aircraft. Read Full Story ...

Neman: St. Louis native writes with love about Italian cooking

2019-04-24 06:15:00 STLToday.com
Most cookbooks are content to run a series of recipes. But Elizabeth Minchilli?s newest cookbook, ?The Italian Table,? says to heck with that, or perhaps all?inferno. Read Full Story ...

Boy Scouts could be hit with more sex abuse claims

2019-04-24 06:09:15 STLToday.com
NEW YORK (AP) ? The lawyers' ads on the internet aggressively seeking clients to file sexual abuse lawsuits give a taste of what lies ahead this year for the Boy Scouts of America: potentially the most fateful chapter in its? Read Full Story ...

Messenger: Battle against mass incarceration is making a dent in Missouri's prison population

2019-04-24 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Study from Vera Institute of Justice shows Missouri leads nation in decline of rate of prison population. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Vehicle crashes into Francis Howell Central high school

2019-04-24 05:55:00 STLToday.com
Francis Howell Central High School announced it would be closed on Wednesday after a vehicle apparently crashed into the building. Read Full Story ...

DeJong goes deep, 'Ponce' steps up as Cardinals beat Brewers again

2019-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Ponce de Leon called up for start and gives up one run in five innings as Redbirds beat Milwaukee for second straight night and fourth win in a row Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Khashoggi who? Undeterred by journalist?s murder, global finance leaders return to Saudi Arabia

2019-04-24 04:52:00 STLToday.com
Big investors are focused on potential deals in the largest Arab economy and the world's top oil exporter. Read Full Story ...

Shadow of deadly crashes hangs over Boeing's first-quarter earnings

2019-04-24 04:40:00 STLToday.com
The aerospace giant is scheduled to release financial results for the first quarter before the stock market opens on Wednesday. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Full series schedule set: Blues-Stars open here at 8:30 p.m. Thursday

2019-04-24 00:30:00 STLToday.com
Game 2 is Saturday at Enterprise Center, with starting time to be announced. Read Full Story ...

DeJong goes deep as Cards beat Brewers again

2019-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals beat Milwaukee for second straight night and have now won four games in a row Read Full Story ...

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