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2 pm news

Man suspected of killing 2 people dies in shootout

2015-03-01 14:28:00

Authorities say a man suspected of killing two people and wounding a third near Columbia has been killed in a shootout with deputies.

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1 pm news

Suburban St. Louis police officer kills man in traffic stop

2015-03-01 13:38:00

A suburban St. Louis police officer has fatally wounded a 34-year-old man during a traffic stop.

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Rauner budget could mean fewer Amtrak trains

2015-03-01 13:13:00

Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed state budget would cut 40 percent from Illinois' funding for Amtrak trains during a time when ridership has been climbing.

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Boy dies after falling into southern Missouri farm pond

2015-03-01 13:08:00

A boy has died after falling through an ice-covered farm pond in southern Missouri.

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12 pm news

Althoff dreaming big as postseason begins

2015-03-01 12:57:00

If the Althoff Crusaders have their way, the Class 3A Mascoutah Regional will serve only as a precursor of better things to come.

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Woman fatally struck by vehicle in north St. Louis

2015-03-01 12:54:23
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2 die in crash on snow-covered Missouri highway

2015-03-01 12:48:00

Two people are dead after a driver lost control on a snow-covered highway in southern Missouri.

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Man fatally wounded in officer-involved shooting in Wellston

2015-03-01 12:44:45
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Peoria police expand use of gunshot detection technology

2015-03-01 12:33:00

Peoria police have plans to expand use of a gunshot detection system.

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Archaeologist details Lincoln-related Bloomington dig

2015-03-01 12:18:00

An archaeologist has offered details of what excavators found last summer when they were working near the McLean County Museum of History in Bloomington.

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Pipeline may carry crude oil through southern Illinois

2015-03-01 12:15:00
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) ? A Texas-based company is converting an existing natural gas pipeline that runs through southern Illinois to transport crude oil. Read Full Story ...

Services planned for victims of Missouri shooting spree

2015-03-01 12:08:00

Relatives will begin burying victims of a southern Missouri shooting spree this week.

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Jay making 'progress,' but not ready for spring games

2015-03-01 12:08:00
As he returns from wrist surgery, Cardinals center fielder says his focus is on being ready for opening day, not an arbitrary Grapefruit League date. Read Full Story ...

Obama invoking civil rights struggles past and present

2015-03-01 12:00:00
WASHINGTON (AP) ? For President Barack Obama, it's a week to invoke America's civil rights struggles from past to present. Read Full Story ...

Major league baseball's 1st black Latino star Minoso dies

2015-03-01 12:00:00
CHICAGO (AP) ? Minnie Minoso, the seemingly ageless Cuban slugger who broke into the majors just two years after Jackie Robinson and turned into the game's first black Latino star, has died, a… Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Caterpillar headquarters will replace historic Peoria store

2015-03-01 11:28:00

Caterpillar Inc.'s plans to build a new headquarters in downtown Peoria will transform what was once a popular retail district for the region.

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16-year-old boy charged with murder in Aurora shooting death

2015-03-01 11:13:00

A 16-year-old boy from Aurora has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with a fatal shooting.

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10 am news

Illinois hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in Rauner

2015-03-01 10:48:00

Illinois hunters and outdoors enthusiasts see Gov. Bruce Rauner as a potential new ally in Springfield as they advocate for a number of pieces of legislation this year.

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I-70 closed at Bryan Road

2015-03-01 10:23:21
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9 am news

Man arrested with more than 2,600 doses of heroin

2015-03-01 09:36:34
WASHINGTON PARK (KMOV) -- A man with 2,600 doses of heroin was arrested on Friday in Washington Park with $6,000 cash and three guns in his possession. Read Full Story ...

MoDOT reports 6 incidents involving vehicles crashing into plow trucks

2015-03-01 09:20:08
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8 am news

St. Louis area gets a 4-7 inch coating, more on the way today

2015-03-01 08:15:00
11 people are injured and at least 25 vehicles are involved in a pileup that closed Highway 44 near Rolla. Read Full Story ...

RAW VIDEO: Car spins out while driving on snow-covered Highway 70

2015-03-01 08:01:37
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Choosing camp: the most important criteria

2015-03-01 08:00:00
Today's camp scene is more individualized, high-tech and competitive than ever before. Read Full Story ...

7 am news

Back on the bump: Cards pitchers face hitters, again

2015-03-01 07:39:00
A day packed with mandatory activities off the field also returns hitters into the cage to face teammates. Read Full Story ...

6 am news

Novelist imagines Julia Grant and her slave, Jule

2015-03-01 06:00:00
Author will discuss her historical fiction on Friday. Read Full Story ...

5 am news

Suspect in Wellson police shooting dies of wounds

2015-03-01 05:45:00
Sixth police-related fatality since August death of Michael Brown.   Read Full Story ...

Man critically wounded in officer-involved shooting in Wellston

2015-03-01 05:22:29
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Author events for week of March 1

2015-03-01 05:00:00
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4 am news

Chicago gets first deputy police chief

2015-03-01 04:08:00

The Chicago Police Department has its first ever deputy chief.

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Storm prompts warning of dangerous road conditions

2015-03-01 04:08:00

The Illinois Department of Transportation is warning drivers about potentially hazardous travel conditions as a winter storm moves through the state.

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Actor Vince Vaughn ready to make icy plunge in Lake Michigan

2015-03-01 04:08:00

Actor Vince Vaughn will be among several thousand people immersing themselves in the icy waters of Lake Michigan to support the Special Olympics.

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Three Sunday TV debuts, two worth your time

2015-03-01 04:00:00
"Battle Creek," from Vince Gilligan, tops the list of new network entries. Read Full Story ...

2 am news

Late-winter storms spread across areas of Southwest

2015-03-01 02:58:00

Parts of California were getting a welcome dose of rain and snow from a storm system moving through the state, while late-winter weather dumped snow elsewhere in the Southwest.

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1 am news

Boris Nemtsov Killed in Moscow (Sergei Elkin)
2015-03-01 01:41:19 CagleCartoons

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12 am news

RadioShack closings mark end of an era

2015-03-01 00:15:00
The closures will have a small impact on the region's retail market. Read Full Story ...

EXCHANGE: Rescuers provide loving home to disabled animals

2015-03-01 00:02:00

Disabled animals are finding love, affection and a second chance at life on a one-acre animal sanctuary in Makanda.

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EXCHANGE: Business partnerships help students into workforce

2015-03-01 00:01:00

Anthony Vinson may be the only high school senior in Central Illinois who's already found his second calling.

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