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11 pm news

Woman killed by MetroLink train was trying to save opossum

2015-04-24 23:45:00 STLToday.com
Wildlife volunteer was responding to a call to rescue animal on tracks. Read Full Story ...

University in Joplin pulls its legislative interns from Capitol program

2015-04-24 23:30:00 STLToday.com
JEFFERSON CITY ? Missouri Southern State University in Joplin has pulled its four interns from the state Capitol, citing unspecified ?issues regarding our legislative internship program.? Read Full Story ...

Garry Kasparov visits St. Louis, 'the chess capital,' for weekend challenge

2015-04-24 23:00:00 STLToday.com
Former World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov is playing in the Battle of the Legends, a series of games at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Blues fall 4-1 to Wild

2015-04-24 23:00:00 STLToday.com
The Wild lead the series 3-2 with Game 6 set for Sunday in Minnesota. Read Full Story ...

10 pm news



Waterloo remains hot with victory over Belleville East

2015-04-24 22:15:00 BND.com

Junior Erika Lloyd scored two goals and added an assist Friday as the Waterloo girls soccer team defeated Belleville East 3-0 for its eighth consecutive win.

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9 pm news



Hummel's game blog: Martinez's career best throttles Brewers

2015-04-24 21:50:00 STLToday.com
But Molina takes foul ball off knee, is listed as "day to day" Read Full Story ...

Charges upgraded against Festus mother of dead toddler

2015-04-24 21:12:00 STLToday.com
Taylor Lynn Fast, 21, was charged with felony child endangerment Read Full Story ...

Votes for week of April 20-24 by St. Louis-area members of Congress

2015-04-24 21:00:00 STLToday.com
Lynch nomination, LGBT rights among the measures  Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



Fridays high school scores

2015-04-24 20:18:00 BND.com

Scores from Fridays high school action.

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6 pm news



Woman says she was swindled out of savings by scammer in Florissant

2015-04-24 18:00:00 STLToday.com
Florissant Police spokesperson Craig Dehart said the elderly are often preyed on by swindlers.  Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Stadium plans square off in high-tech rendering wars

2015-04-24 17:15:00 STLToday.com
STL, L.A. stadium proposals get more elaborate as pitches continue Read Full Story ...

Mehlville district gives initial OK $4 million in budget cuts

2015-04-24 17:10:00 STLToday.com
The proposal includes plans to charge for bus transportation for students within one mile of schools, eliminating holiday pay for food service workers, freezing pay for all faculty and staff a… Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



World robotics competition draws adolescent inventors

2015-04-24 16:55:00 STLToday.com
Middle schoolers participating in the FIRST Competition in St. Louis demonstrate inventions, robots  Read Full Story ...

Crumbling Clinton

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2015-04-24 16:43:58 CagleCartoons

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Lawyer: Frat members won't get jail time for student's death

2015-04-24 16:43:00 BND.com

An attorney for the family of a Northern Illinois University student who died after a party says five fraternity members charged in his death won't face jail time per plea…

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SIUE Accounting Professor Achieves Milestone

2015-04-24 16:35:00 SIUE.edu
According to The PhD Project, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s Gregory Sierra, assistant professor of accounting in the SIUE School of Business, is one of just 52 male Hispanic-American accounting business school professors in the nation.

Pending approval from the SIU Board of Trustees, Sierra will be promoted to associate professor of accounting with tenure at SIUE.

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Bus accident in Belleville sends 6 students to hospital

2015-04-24 16:33:00 STLToday.com
Injuries are listed as non-life-threatening. Read Full Story ...

LaunchCode opening tech Mentor Center for underprivileged St. Louis youth

2015-04-24 16:30:00 STLToday.com
The nonprofit is seeking to raise additional funding for operations and equipment. Read Full Story ...

Drone accuracy Repost

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2015-04-24 16:27:37 CagleCartoons

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Man who went on car-break-in spree in St. Charles is being bars, police say

2015-04-24 16:23:00 STLToday.com
Adam Frederick allegedly is responsible for at least 44 break-ins since late February Read Full Story ...

Wilhelm fires nine-inning no-hitter for Columbia Eagles

2015-04-24 16:18:00 BND.com

Columbia Eagles right-hander Brendan Wilhelm flirted with a perfect game Thursday before closing out a nine-inning no-hitter in a 3-0 Cahokia Conference baseball victory over the Carlyle Indians.

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St. Louisans with Ethiopian roots demonstrate against ISIS

2015-04-24 16:13:00 STLToday.com
They were prompted by slaughter of Christians in Libya. Read Full Story ...

Woman killed by MetroLink train near Swansea was wildlife rescuer called to remove animal from track

2015-04-24 16:00:00 STLToday.com
She had been called to rescue an opossum on the tracks Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Clinton Uranium Deal

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2015-04-24 15:55:27 CagleCartoons

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Ferguson's interim city manager resigns

2015-04-24 15:45:00 STLToday.com
Pam Hylton is leaving for a similar job in Richmond Heights Read Full Story ...

Progress on stadium front, but will Kroenke play ball?

2015-04-24 15:40:00 STLToday.com
Peacock and Blitz express confidence St. Louis can have its share of the stadium plan in place by fall. Read Full Story ...

Interim city manager in Ferguson resigns to take another job

2015-04-24 15:38:00 BND.com

The interim city manager in Ferguson is stepping down to work for another city in St. Louis County.

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Harris stays as Bourjos is activated

2015-04-24 15:37:00 STLToday.com
Righthander will be part of 13-man staff. Infielder Anna optioned to Memphis.  Read Full Story ...

Ford recalls Fiestas, Fusions and Lincoln MKZ models on door latch issue

2015-04-24 15:34:00 STLToday.com
The driver's door can open while the car is in motion, increasing the risk of injury. Read Full Story ...

Chicago Armenians mark centennial of genocide of 1.5M

2015-04-24 15:23:00 BND.com

Chicagoans of Armenian descent and others have rallied to commemorate the deaths 100 years ago of an estimated 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turks and to call for U.S. recognition…

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Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station to be open this weekend

2015-04-24 15:17:00 STLToday.com
Closure had been planned to demolish DeBaliviere Bridge, but a rainy weather forecast put a stop to that plan Read Full Story ...

'Go! List'-ers gather Thursday at Third Degree Glass Factory

2015-04-24 15:15:00 STLToday.com
Winners in all 152 categories will be published in Sunday's P-D Read Full Story ...

Koch Bulimia

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2015-04-24 15:04:30 CagleCartoons

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2 pm news



Althoff-Chaminade battle, Jayson Tatum return highlight 2016 Highland Shootout matchups

2015-04-24 14:50:00 BND.com

A matchup between basketball powerhouses Althoff and Chaminade and return visit from All-American Jayson Tatum will highlight the 25th annual Highland Optimistic Shootout Classic in January at Highland High School.

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Man shot to death in downtown St. Louis

2015-04-24 14:30:00 STLToday.com
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Police: Son of missing woman killed himself

2015-04-24 14:28:00 BND.com

Police in the St. Louis suburb of St. Peters say the son of a woman missing since mid-April apparently killed himself around the time she disappeared.

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Ex-CIA man convicted of Iran leak seeks lenient sentence

2015-04-24 14:23:00 BND.com

Lawyers for a former CIA officer convicted of leaking details of a secret mission to derail Iran's nuclear ambitions argued Friday that he deserves a light sentence similar to that…

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Minimum Wage

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2015-04-24 14:21:43 CagleCartoons

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Police officer on the mend

mwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
2015-04-24 14:10:00 theintelligencer.com
More than a week after a shooting in Edwardsville, the officer who was shot in the hand is at home recovering and doing well. Read Full Story ...

Man shot to death near City Museum in downtown St. Louis

2015-04-24 14:09:00 STLToday.com
Victim found shot to death in lot near City Museum Read Full Story ...

Authorities see no threat

shorrell@edwpub.net(shorrell)
2015-04-24 14:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Authorities are stressing that the death of woman who had contracted meningitis recently does not pose an imminent health threat to residents in Madison County. Read Full Story ...

Burlesque club eyes Washington Avenue

2015-04-24 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Boom Boom Room seeking 3 a.m. liquor license Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Governor Mary Fallin earthquake forecast

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2015-04-24 13:45:12 CagleCartoons

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Iran Doublespeak

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2015-04-24 13:43:36 CagleCartoons

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Drone Warfare

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2015-04-24 13:43:19 CagleCartoons

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Illinois budget cuts include $106 million less for Medicaid

2015-04-24 13:42:00 STLToday.com
Hospital and mental health services will be exempt from reductions. Read Full Story ...

Armenian atrocity 100th

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2015-04-24 13:37:08 CagleCartoons

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Township backs Criterium

mwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
2015-04-24 13:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Over the years, the partnership between Edwardsville Township and the Edwardsville Rotary Club has resulted in some great things for the community. Read Full Story ...

Loose buffaloes that crossed New York highway are being shot

2015-04-24 13:03:00 STLToday.com
The small herd had escaped from a farm.  Read Full Story ...

Spring Beer Festival planned

mwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
2015-04-24 13:00:00 theintelligencer.com
 It?s that time of year again. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Top uncommited prep basketball players to participate in all-star game

2015-04-24 12:50:00 BND.com

Some of the top St. Louis-area high school basketball players will compete in an Illinois-Missouri all-star game Saturday at the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center in East St. Louis.

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Bill would allow Illinois students to opt out of state tests

2015-04-24 12:43:00 BND.com

Illinois lawmakers are considering a bill that would protect students and their schools from being "negatively impacted" if they choose not to take state assessment tests.

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Sheriff describes security lapse that led to Kankakee escape

2015-04-24 12:42:00 BND.com

The Kankakee County sheriff says documents showing staff conducted a count of inmates at lockdown time were falsified the night that a detainee attacked a guard and escaped.

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Illinois House OKs time limit on storing license plate data

2015-04-24 12:38:00 BND.com

The Illinois House has passed a measure that restricts how long law enforcement agencies can keep data collected by automated license plate readers.

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Judge grants delay in Illinois fatal bank robbery trial

2015-04-24 12:33:00 BND.com

Federal prosecutors are seeking more time to prepare for the trial of a southern Illinois man who they're seeking the death penalty against in the killings of two bank employees.

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Son killed self around time mother was discovered missing, St. Peters police say

2015-04-24 12:30:00 STLToday.com
Mary Buckley, 77, is in frail health, and need oxygen, police say Read Full Story ...

Authorities: Ottawa man killed, cremated in burn pile

2015-04-24 12:18:00 BND.com

Two Illinois men are being accused of beating an Ottawa businessman to death and then incinerating his body in a burn pile before dumping his ashes in the Fox River.

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Man admits setting fire after Ferguson grand jury decision

2015-04-24 12:17:00 BND.com

A St. Louis County man could face up to 10 years in prison after admitting to setting fire to a Ferguson business following a grand jury announcement that officer Darren…

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Judge delays decision on petition for special prosecutor to review Ferguson grand jury

2015-04-24 12:13:00 STLToday.com
Judge hears arguments for and against appointing special prosecutor to review Ferguson grand jury proceedings Read Full Story ...

Understanding communication from Oprah to Twitter

2015-04-24 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
There?s a story about the ancient Greek statesman named Demosthenes who learned the art of public speaking by practicing with pebbles in his mouth. Learning how to effectively communicate has come a l Read Full Story ...

Lehtera is '50-50' to play in Game 5

2015-04-24 12:05:00 STLToday.com
Hitchcock said Blues are leaning toward Lehtera playing, but decision will be made later.  Read Full Story ...

EHS announces honor roll for third quarter

2015-04-24 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Edwardsville High School has announced its third quarter honor roll. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Just days remain in 'special' health plan sign-up season

2015-04-24 11:50:00 STLToday.com
Only 36,000 Americans have taken advantage of the special sign-up season. Read Full Story ...

Local leaders push for gas-tax hike, despite long odds against it

2015-04-24 11:45:00 STLToday.com
MoDot says bridges that are unsafe and can't be repaired due to funding shortfalls will be closed Read Full Story ...

St. Louis police lack motive, suspects in latest slaying

2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
The victim had been shot in the head, torso and hands. Read Full Story ...

Missing Wellston man found dead in vacant building in St. Louis

2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
The victim is Gregory Wilson, 56, of the 1500 block of Wellston Place. Read Full Story ...

Missing Wellston man found dead in vacant St. Louis building

2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
The victim is Gregory Wilson, 56, of the 1500 block of Wellston Place. Read Full Story ...

Income Inequality

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2015-04-24 11:34:11 CagleCartoons

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Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns

2015-04-24 11:27:00 STLToday.com
The reformulated Diet Pepsi will start hitting shelves in August. Read Full Story ...

Harley recalls nearly 46,000 model year 2014 and 2015 motorcycles

2015-04-24 11:21:00 STLToday.com
They could stay in gear because of faulty clutch.  Read Full Story ...

Settlement OK'd in dispute to put toxic waste over aquifer

2015-04-24 11:18:00 BND.com

A central Illinois county has approved a settlement with a landfill company, stemming from a dispute over failed plans to store toxic PCBs in the facility over an aquifer.

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10 am news



Bernie: Why Rams fans should buy tickets

2015-04-24 10:55:00 STLToday.com
Bottom line: buying tickets hurts Stan Kroenke's case for moving. And boycotting the Rams and refusing to buy tickets only helps his cause.  Read Full Story ...

Son committed suicide around time woman was discovered missing, St. Peters police say

2015-04-24 10:46:00 STLToday.com
Mary Buckley, 77, is in frail health, and need oxygen, police say Read Full Story ...

St. Louis County man admits attempted arson of Ferguson Market

2015-04-24 10:27:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County mad admits using lighter fluid to set a fire at the Ferguson Market. Read Full Story ...

Chicago man will stand trial for allegedly threatening rapes, beheadings at SIU

2015-04-24 10:15:00 STLToday.com
A judge ruled Derrick Burns is fit to stand trial on accusations he mailed violent threats to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Smithsonian hosts symposium on Ferguson, race, police force

2015-04-24 09:53:00 BND.com

After several cases of police shooting unarmed black men have drawn protests and national scrutiny, the Smithsonian Institution is examining this moment in American history.

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New Kinloch mayor suspended for alleged voter fraud

2015-04-24 09:35:00 BND.com

Incoming Kinloch Mayor Betty McCray arrived at City Hall Thursday only to have the city attorney attempt to serve her with impeachment papers.

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Judge rules Chicago man can stand trial for SIU threats

2015-04-24 09:27:00 BND.com

A federal judge has ruled that a Chicago man is fit to stand trial on accusations he mailed violent threats to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.

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Uber, Kansas City reach agreement to keep company in city

2015-04-24 09:23:00 BND.com

A new agreement will keep Uber running in Kansas City.

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8 am news



Pedestrian struck and killed by MetroLink train near Swansea

2015-04-24 08:52:00 STLToday.com
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Woman struck and killed by MetroLink train near Swansea

2015-04-24 08:52:00 STLToday.com
The call came in at about 8:20 a.m. Friday. Read Full Story ...

Gerrymandering

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2015-04-24 08:49:37 CagleCartoons

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LOCAL OH Statehouse Beehive

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2015-04-24 08:36:17 CagleCartoons

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Activists sue over prosecutor's role in Ferguson grand jury

2015-04-24 08:14:00 BND.com

Activists want a judge to appoint a special prosecutor to probe what they claim was prosecutorial misconduct during grand jury proceedings involving the Ferguson shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Oprah's household items going to highest bidder

2015-04-24 08:13:00 BND.com

Oprah Winfrey is selling the furniture, artwork, household items and clothing that once filled her Chicago home.

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EU beach

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2015-04-24 08:11:48 CagleCartoons

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7 am news



Univ. of Florida frat accused of insulting wounded war vets

2015-04-24 07:46:00 STLToday.com
Witnesses said they saw fraternity members spitting at the veterans and stealing their flags. Read Full Story ...

No legal fireworks in O'Fallon

2015-04-24 07:37:00 BND.com

O'Fallon residents will have to go elsewhere to set off fireworks around the Fourth of July.

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Judge throws the book (well, more like a pamphlet) at crooked Illinois politician

2015-04-24 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Facing possible five years, bribe-taking ex-lawmaker gets just five months. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Ohio university removes posters for 'straight pride' week

2015-04-24 06:47:00 STLToday.com
Student leaders said the message went beyond free speech.  Read Full Story ...

Colorado shooting survivors turn to faith, forgiveness

2015-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
The trial for the Colorado theater shooter, James Holmes, will begin on Monday. Read Full Story ...

Drivers beware: 2nd lane on westbound Poplar Street Bridge to close tonight

2015-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
The two right lanes will be closed about a month. After they're opened, the two left lanes will be closed for another month. Read Full Story ...

Chicago mayor taps CTA director to be chief of staff

2015-04-24 06:37:00 BND.com

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has named the head of Chicago Transit Authority to be his new chief of staff.

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Letting it fly: Tigers’ Epenesa owns one of nation’s top efforts in discus

2015-04-24 06:21:00 BND.com

One of the top sophomore defensive ends in the nation, Edwardsville?s A.J. Epenesa has developed into a top flight athlete in the discus and recently set a new school record.

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local FLNIFTY WATCH

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2015-04-24 06:15:25 CagleCartoons

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Widow welcomes home remains of Missouri soldier who was missing 45 years

2015-04-24 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Donna Baker married her high school sweetheart when she was just 17, and saw him sent off to Vietnam four months later.   Read Full Story ...

5 am news



High school stage collapses in Indiana, injuring 12

2015-04-24 05:27:00 STLToday.com
The collapse happened during a musical performance at the central Indiana school.  Read Full Story ...

One shopping cart at a time for St. Louis Book Fair

2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Since 1950, the Greater St. Louis Book Fair has been one of the top places for scooping up deals on used books. Read Full Story ...

In a world of screens, Storytelling Festival celebrates face-to-face art form

2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Annual free festival has new director and new sponsorship. Read Full Story ...

Broadway Oyster Bar expanding after 'best year ever'

2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
The downtown restaurant and concert club is adding a dining area and contemplating a second location. Read Full Story ...

Best Bets: Earth Day in Forest Park, Pokey LaFarge at Off Broadway

2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
We highlight some of the best events in the week ahead, including Juicy J at Pop's and the Greater St. Louis Book Fair. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



BUSINESS IN AFRICA

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2015-04-24 04:40:16 CagleCartoons

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Passenger traffic rises at Lambert Airport

2015-04-24 04:12:00 BND.com

Passenger traffic is on the rise at Lambert Airport in St. Louis.

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Saint Louis University unit to auction off surplus items

2015-04-24 04:06:00 BND.com

Saint Louis University is getting rid of some its surplus stuff, offering it up to the highest bidder.

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Missouri House OKs allowing aspiring doctors to retake exam

2015-04-24 04:02:00 BND.com

A Republican lawmaker who is an orthopedic surgeon says a measure moving forward in the Legislature would help alleviate the shortage of physicians in the state.

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3 am news



Galesburg breaks ground for statute honoring native Sandburg

2015-04-24 03:37:00 BND.com

Carl Sandburg called Chicago the "city of big shoulders," but a 9-foot-tall statue of the poet in his hometown should rank right up there.

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IEMA awards grant to aid East Peoria landslide victims

2015-04-24 03:26:00 BND.com

Victims of landslides in East Peoria two years ago will receive help from the state.

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Lincoln home visitors boosted economy by nearly $13M in 2014

2015-04-24 03:26:00 BND.com

The National Park Service reports that 218,000 visitors to the Lincoln Home National Historic Site in 2014 spent $12.7 million in surrounding communities.

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Former North Chicago school board member sentenced

2015-04-24 03:22:00 BND.com

A former member of the school board in North Chicago has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for taking kickbacks on school-bus contracts.

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Highland mayor returns to work after severe injury from fall

2015-04-24 03:17:00 BND.com

A southwestern Illinois mayor severely injured in a fall at his home has returned to work after a recovery that lasted nearly three months.

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Hunters and anglers donate over $700K for youth programs

2015-04-24 03:17:00 BND.com

State officials say hunters and anglers in Illinois have raised more than $700,000 for youth outdoors programs since 2006.

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Chicago Botanic Garden adding learning center

2015-04-24 03:12:00 BND.com

The Chicago Botanic Garden has broken ground on a $26 million learning center.

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Pop musicians added to Illinois State Fair lineup

2015-04-24 03:12:00 BND.com

The Illinois State Fair has added more musical acts to its lineup.

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EXCHANGE: Central Illinois couple cares for paralyzed dog

2015-04-24 03:07:00 BND.com

A visitor at the Grubb home in Farmington is promptly greeted by an enthusiastic and unique Chihuahua mix.

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500 pounds of bratwurst recalled in Springfield

2015-04-24 03:07:00 BND.com

Roughly 500 pounds of bratwurst is being recalled by a meat packing company in Springfield.

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Guard sentenced in Chicago for stealing inmates' identities

2015-04-24 03:07:00 BND.com

A federal judge in Chicago has sentenced a former prison guard to three years behind bars for stealing inmates' identities, then using them to seek refunds from the Internal Revenue…

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2 am news



Happy Birthday Israel

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2015-04-24 02:56:14 CagleCartoons

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Holocaust Cartoon Competition

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2015-04-24 02:53:47 CagleCartoons

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St. Louis airport adding daily flights to 3 cities

2015-04-24 02:42:00 BND.com

The Lambert-St. Louis International Airport has announced that it will add daily service to three cities this summer.

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St. Louis jail worker accused of smuggling drugs to inmates

2015-04-24 02:27:00 BND.com

Authorities say a Ferguson man who worked as a kitchen manager at the St. Louis city jail smuggled drugs to inmates.

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Berkeley police investigating after fatal shooting

2015-04-24 02:11:00 BND.com

Berkeley police say they're searching for a person of interest in a shooting that left a 28-year-old man dead.

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1 am news



'Junkyard Dog' Carroll finally makes his mark with the Hawks

2015-04-24 01:52:00 BND.com

When DeMarre Carroll is having one of those nights where the shots just won't fall, like Game 2 of the playoffs, he doesn't get down on himself.

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12 am news



Comcast deal may be dead, but cable consolidation will go on

2015-04-24 00:45:00 STLToday.com
Deal's collapse also affects pending acquisitions by Charter Communications Read Full Story ...

Blast, fire destroy home in Venice

2015-04-24 00:05:00 STLToday.com
Residents escape injury. Read Full Story ...

USS Columbia crew docks at namesake city

2015-04-24 00:01:00 BND.com

Hundreds of feet below the surface of the sea, a poster of the University of Missouri Golden Girls will soon hang near the black-and-gold themed "Flat Branch" galley aboard a…

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Customs area comes to center where corporate flights land at Lambert

2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Signature Flight Support leases land from the airport for its aviation operation Read Full Story ...

Power plant owners say they won't see windfall from electricity price auction, disputing Illinois AG

2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
With electric bills set to rise 10 percent on some downstate Illinois customers, Dynegy and Exelon say state politicians and some financial analysts have inflated the impact on their bottom line.  Read Full Story ...

Michael Brown's family files wrongful-death lawsuit

2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
The family alleges officer Darren Wilson used excessive force during the fatal shooting.  Read Full Story ...



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