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EXCHANGE: Moline entrepreneur makes home products

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

Mary Paoli's interest in natural, nontoxic products was sparked in 2010 when she was living in Bozeman, Mont. She signed up for a community education class on making natural cleaning…

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Knox County Housing Authority bitten by bed bugs

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

The Knox County Housing Authority is battling bed bugs in one of its apartment buildings.

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Discussion to focus on making police more diverse

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

Top political and law enforcement leaders from the St. Louis area are gathering to discuss ideas to help the region's law enforcement agencies become more diverse.

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Missouri lawmakers to start review of water patrol

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

Missouri state representatives will hold a hearing Wednesday to review management, trooper training and a 2011 merger between the state highway and water patrols.

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McCaskill plans events focused on campus assaults

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is planning to travel to Missouri colleges and universities to discuss ways of addressing sexual violence on campuses.

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Students explore new uses for historic building

2014-10-01 04:04:00 BND.com

The owners of the Railway Exchange building in downtown St. Louis are teaming with architecture students at Washington University to explore new uses of the historic property.

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3 am news



U of I to honor ag industry during football game

2014-10-01 03:49:00 BND.com

The University of Illinois is set to pay tribute to the state's agriculture industry during the upcoming Illinois-Purdue football game.

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Illinois gets $19 million for justice programs

2014-10-01 03:19:00 BND.com

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says the Department of Justice has set aside $19 million for various justice-system programs in Illinois, including one providing assistance to crime victims and to reduce…

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Bond hearing set for man accused of SIU threats

2014-10-01 03:05:00 BND.com

A Chicago man charged with mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus will get a chance to make his case for being eligible…

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Cellphone drive to help domestic violence victims

2014-10-01 03:05:00 BND.com

During the month of October, Illinois residents can donate old cellphones to raise money for two organizations helping victims of domestic violence.

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Obama to arrive Wednesday in Chicago for visit

2014-10-01 03:05:00 BND.com

President Barack Obama is headed home to Chicago.

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2 am news



Man who threatened Missouri detective sentenced

2014-10-01 02:59:00 BND.com

A St. Peters man who threatened to kill a police detective and his family has received a suspended sentence and has been ordered to write an apology letter.

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Decorated Missouri police dog dies after search

2014-10-01 02:49:00 BND.com

A national award-winning police dog in Kansas City has been put down after becoming ill.

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$13,600 in earrings stolen from Missouri store

2014-10-01 02:49:00 BND.com

Troy police are searching for two men who they say stole $13,600 worth of diamond earrings from a jewelry store.

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Police: Missouri man bound, beat girlfriend

2014-10-01 02:49:00 BND.com

Police have arrested a Warren County man who they say bound his girlfriend with duct tape and struck her about 40 times.

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Veterans memorial planned in central Illinois

2014-10-01 02:04:00 BND.com

A group in the central Illinois city of Neoga (nee-OH'-gah) is raising money for a memorial featuring the names of veterans inscribed on tablets along a meandering path.

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12 am news



Health official reassures public on Ebola in US

2014-10-01 00:34:00 BND.com

The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has the head of the Chicago Department of Public Health assuring people the virus doesn't pose a significant risk to the…

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McClellan: A Ferguson story that didn't make headlines

2014-10-01 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Paige Spears is seeking clemency for armed robbery committed in 1988.  Read Full Story ...

Pumpkin harvest won't set records, but there will be plenty to go around

2014-10-01 00:15:00 STLToday.com
A relatively cool summer with decent rainfall have helped yields on many Missouri and Illinois farm. Read Full Story ...

Legislative leader wants Missouri Lottery put to a vote

2014-10-01 00:01:00 STLToday.com
John Diehl says the lottery is a poor source of funding for education. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis to forgive about 220,000 warrants for nonviolent municipal offenses

2014-10-01 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Progressive warrant forgiveness push comes in wake of Ferguson unrest. Read Full Story ...

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