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11 am news

Parkway West dismisses students early due to power outage

2014-11-24 11:28:48 kmov.com
Parkway West High School dismissed students early Monday after a power outage was reported at the school. Read Full Story ...

Ex-owner of Chicago Rush football team arrested

2014-11-24 11:14:00 BND.com

Federal authorities arrested a one-time owner of the now-defunct Chicago Rush for alleged fraud in the operation and purchase of the arena football team.

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10 am news



Chicago archbishop apologizes for priest sex abuse

2014-11-24 10:59:00 BND.com

Chicago's new archbishop has apologized to parishioners at a West Side church for the sexual abuse of children there by a former priest.

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KMOV, Cardinals Care, American Red Cross partner together to collect toys, gift cards

2014-11-24 10:52:57 kmov.com
KMOV has teamed up with Cardinals Care and the American Red Cross for the third annual gift drive to provide holiday gifts to area kids in need, including children at Scott Air Force Base. Read Full Story ...

Missouri man gets 24 years for child porn

2014-11-24 10:49:00 BND.com

An eastern Missouri man has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for producing child pornography and distributing it over the Internet.

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21 states push to overturn Md. gun-control law

2014-11-24 10:34:00 BND.com

Twenty-one states are asking a federal appeals court to overturn provisions of Maryland's gun-control law that ban 45 assault weapons and a limit gun magazines to 10 rounds.

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Under pressure, Hagel steps down as Pentagon chief

2014-11-24 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Hagel is the first senior Obama adviser to leave the administration following the sweeping losses for Obama's party in the midterm elections. Read Full Story ...

Champaign native named Rhodes Scholar

2014-11-24 10:29:00 BND.com

A Cornell University senior from Champaign has been named a Rhodes Scholar.

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Budweiser gives Clydesdales holiday pink slip

2014-11-24 10:26:00 STLToday.com
Change comes as Budweiser's share of the U.S. beer market has declined since hitting its peak in 1988. Read Full Story ...

Mothers' pride

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2014-11-24 10:21:36 CagleCartoons

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More than 40 nominated for state education commissioner

2014-11-24 10:05:00 STLToday.com
Deadline to apply is Dec. 1; Names of finalists to be released Dec. 8. Read Full Story ...

More than 40 nominated for Missouri education commissioner

2014-11-24 10:05:00 STLToday.com
Deadline to apply is Dec. 1; Names of finalists to be released Dec. 8. Read Full Story ...

Christmas day by day: Your holiday TV calendar

2014-11-24 10:00:00 STLToday.com
There's something to watch every day from now until Dec. 25. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



FAA probing plane?s emergency Illinois landing

2014-11-24 09:53:30 kmov.com
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating why a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing in a southwestern Illinois soybean field. Read Full Story ...

Please rise

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2014-11-24 09:46:05 CagleCartoons

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Darren Wilson has married his girlfriend

2014-11-24 09:45:00 STLToday.com
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Why TV anchors meet secretly with Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown

2014-11-24 09:34:03 kmov.com
Several high-profile television anchors have secretly met with Darren Wilson, according to sources at several TV networks. All of the meetings were off the record, meaning the anchors could not describe what was said. Read Full Story ...

FAA probing plane's emergency Illinois landing

2014-11-24 09:24:00 BND.com

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating why a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing in a southwestern Illinois soybean field.

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Illinois universities warned of 'dire' budget cuts

2014-11-24 09:10:00 BND.com

The head of the Illinois Board of Higher Education has issued a budget warning to the presidents of the state's public universities after meeting with Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner's budget transition…

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Why Heyward will wear No. 22 for Cardinals

2014-11-24 09:06:00 STLToday.com
Matheny handed his number to his club's newcomer, in part, because he knew the reason Heyward has worn since his big-league debut. Read Full Story ...

Vandals damage statue near Shaw neighborhood of St. Louis

2014-11-24 09:00:00 STLToday.com
It's near the site of protests Sunday night. Read Full Story ...

Vandal damages statue near Shaw neighborhood of St. Louis

2014-11-24 09:00:00 STLToday.com
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8 am news



AP: Hagel resigning as defense secretary

2014-11-24 08:27:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON   ?   A senior administration official says Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is resigning from President Barack Obama's Cabinet. Read Full Story ...

8.3M vehicles on Illinois Tollway this Thanksgiving

2014-11-24 08:14:00 BND.com

Officials with the Illinois Tollway say they're expecting 8.3 million vehicles to travel on its 286 miles of roadways this Thanksgiving holiday.

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EXCHANGE: Wheelchair makes hunting accessible

2014-11-24 08:09:00 BND.com

As each customer passed by the all-terrain wheelchair parked in the main aisle Thursday inside GameMasters, they stopped and lingered.

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7 am news



Waukegan looking for Ray Bradbury statue ideas

2014-11-24 07:59:00 BND.com

Ray Bradbury fans in Waukegan are looking for unique ideas to create a sculpture to honor the famed author.

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Plans for doctor training in Springfield stall

2014-11-24 07:54:00 BND.com

Plans for a Springfield medical program to train doctors are stalled because of a lack of state funds.

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St. Louis parking meters to allow smartphone app

2014-11-24 07:30:00 STLToday.com
`Parkmobile.' Read Full Story ...

Cool day forecast for Thanksgiving, then into the 50s on Saturday

2014-11-24 07:22:00 STLToday.com
Thanksgiving Day should be dry and cool across the St. Louis area, with temperatures topping out in the mid 30s. The average temperature is 40. Read Full Story ...

Missouri man pleads guilty in 13-year-old's death

2014-11-24 07:19:00 BND.com

A southwest Missouri man will spend life in prison without parole in the stabbing death of a 13-year-old girl.

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Fatal shootings at 2 St. Louis County bars

2014-11-24 07:14:00 BND.com

St. Louis County police continue to investigate two fatal shootings at bars about a mile apart in the northern part of the county.

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Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

2014-11-24 07:00:00 STLToday.com
DENVER   ?  That's not mistletoe. Read Full Story ...

Angry Mcdonald's customer arrested for attacking manager

2014-11-24 07:00:00 STLToday.com
Police said the woman threw her food behind the counter and went after the manager.  Read Full Story ...

Angry Mcdonald's customer arrested for attacking manager at Illinois restaurant

2014-11-24 07:00:00 STLToday.com
Police said the woman threw her food behind the counter and went after the manager.  Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Power line problem halts MetroLink trains between Emerson Park and Fairview Heights

2014-11-24 06:53:00 STLToday.com
Service is stalled between Emerson Park and Fairview Heights.  Read Full Story ...

Obamacare Lawsuit

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2014-11-24 06:23:55 CagleCartoons

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Hazelwood roadway closed due to flooding

2014-11-24 06:18:41 kmov.com
Flooding has forced a Hazelwood road to close until Tuesday morning. Read Full Story ...

Iran nuclear program

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2014-11-24 06:14:59 CagleCartoons

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Jerusalem Temple Mount

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2014-11-24 06:13:46 CagleCartoons

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5 am news



MetroLink trains not running in parts of Metro East after pole falls on power lines

2014-11-24 05:47:08 kmov.com
MetroLink says all trains from Emerson Park to the Fairview Heights station in Illinois are shut down after a vehicle crashed into a pole Monday morning. Read Full Story ...

Worry, wondering and waiting as the grand jury ponders Michael Brown shooting

2014-11-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
People spend a rainy day speculating about what is to come. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Pillow exhibit shows patients' inner struggles

2014-11-24 04:04:00 BND.com

Pillowcases featuring art and messages from patients at a Missouri mental hospital are on display in St. Joseph.

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EXCHANGE: Horse riding program provides therapy

2014-11-24 04:04:00 BND.com

Horsing around is very important to Ainslee Hayner, 13, of Oswego - but that's over during the winter.

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KC gears of for holiday lighting tradition

2014-11-24 04:04:00 BND.com

Royals' left-fielder Alex Gordon Actor will flip the switch that lights up Kansas City's Country Club Plaza on Thanksgiving night.

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3 am news



Rochester's Bertrand named top Ill. schools chief

2014-11-24 03:09:00 BND.com

The top school administrator of a central Illinois district has been named the state's superintendent of the year.

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Obama to visit Chicago, tout immigration order

2014-11-24 03:05:00 BND.com

President Barack Obama will be returning to his hometown of Chicago to tout his executive action on immigration.

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Woman accused of attacking McDonald's manager

2014-11-24 03:05:00 BND.com

A woman is accused of attacking a manager at a McDonald's restaurant in southern Illinois' Murphysboro.

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1 am news



Uncertainty fuels speculation on Ferguson decision

2014-11-24 01:19:00 BND.com

The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson police officer, fueling new speculation about the timing as protesters demand…

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12 am news



GOP Obama Lawsuit

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2014-11-24 00:55:00 CagleCartoons

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Franklin County proposes new method to reduce jail overcrowding

2014-11-24 00:20:16 kmov.com
Residents in Franklin County are unsure of a new way officials are proposing to reduce jail overcrowding. Read Full Story ...

Church members each get $500 to do good for world

2014-11-24 00:19:00 BND.com

On a very memorable Sunday, Pastor Laura Truax surprised her congregation with a bold announcement: She was about to hand out money to everyone.

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Breaking down barriers, talking about race

2014-11-24 00:15:00 STLToday.com
At Maplewood-Richmond Heights High School, a new student group is tackling the tough topics. Read Full Story ...

Incoming Illinois governor faces all the old problems, plus some new ones

2014-11-24 00:10:00 STLToday.com
Newcomer Rauner will have to build his administration from scratch. Read Full Story ...

US judge to sentence reputed drug-lord lieutenant

2014-11-24 00:04:00 BND.com

A reputed lieutenant of captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was to be sentenced Monday for his part in a $1 billion conspiracy to traffic narcotics to Chicago…

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Worry, wondering and waiting as the grand jury ponders

2014-11-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
People spend a rainy day speculating about what is to come. Read Full Story ...

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