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10 pm news

Ortiz: Pietrangelo ready to lead Blues

2016-08-25 22:50:00 STLToday.com
Defenseman is named club's new captain. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz: New Blues captain Pietrangelo in good company

2016-08-25 22:50:00 STLToday.com
Defenseman is named club's new captain. Read Full Story ...

IndyCar race coming to Gateway in 2017

2016-08-25 22:35:00 STLToday.com
IndyCar officially will announce that Gateway will be the site of the 17th race in the series starting in 2017 Read Full Story ...

East Alton woman dies from injuries after Saturday crash in Crawford County

2016-08-25 22:30:00 STLToday.com
Taylor N. Pile, 21, died Wednesday afternoon from injuries sustained when a car she was riding in Saturday went off the road and hit a sign, an embankment and a tree in Crawford County. Read Full Story ...

9 pm news



Report details lead contamination in water at St. Louis schools

2016-08-25 21:30:00 STLToday.com
Lead readings above 30 parts per billion are considered a serious lead contamination problem. In some city schools, levels exceeded 100 parts per billion. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



Illinois redistricting referendum won't appear on ballot

2016-08-25 20:15:00 STLToday.com
Ruling says the measure that would give the power to draw legislative maps to an independent commission instead of lawmakers didn't meet constitutional muster. Read Full Story ...

Bloop single, challenge denied, and an error put Cards down 7-0

2016-08-25 20:00:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright comes out after five innings, giving up just two earned runs to Mets Read Full Story ...

Bloop single, lost glove and an error as Cards down 7-2

2016-08-25 20:00:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright comes out after five innings, giving up just two earned runs to Mets Read Full Story ...

Bloop single, lost glove and an error as Cards trail 8-4

2016-08-25 20:00:00 STLToday.com
Wainwright comes out after five innings, giving up just two earned runs to Mets Read Full Story ...

Fielding costs Cardinals again in 10-6 loss to Mets

2016-08-25 20:00:00 STLToday.com
Fielding error by Garcia sets up four-run fifth that blows game open Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



Error opens door for Cards to fall behind 3-0

2016-08-25 19:30:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals looking to take series with New York Read Full Story ...

IndyCar race coming to Gateway in 2017 (updated)

2016-08-25 19:00:00 STLToday.com
IndyCar officially will announce that Gateway will be the site of the 17th race in the series starting in 2017 Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



No more felony stealing charges after Missouri Supreme Court ruling?

2016-08-25 18:19:00 STLToday.com
The court pointed to an inadvertent language change by the state Legislature in 2002 in their ruling. Read Full Story ...

Hazelwood police officer responding to call for aid is badly hurt in crash

2016-08-25 18:15:00 STLToday.com
The officer was flown from the scene. Read Full Story ...

Public defenders: Most felony stealing charges should be misdemeanors after Supreme Court ruling

2016-08-25 18:10:00 STLToday.com
The court pointed to an inadvertent language change by the state Legislature in 2002 in their ruling. Read Full Story ...

Lee sells newspaper building in Bloomington, Ill., to St. Louis developers

2016-08-25 18:05:00 STLToday.com
The purchase price was not disclosed Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Maryland Heights police chief, top commander suspended with pay

2016-08-25 17:30:00 STLToday.com
Chief Bill Carson and Lt. Col. Joe Delia are off the job indefinitely. Read Full Story ...

Pietrangelo humbled to wear 'C' for Blues

2016-08-25 17:30:00 STLToday.com
He officially became the 21st captain in team history Read Full Story ...

Court rules public defender can't appoint Missouri governor as a defense attorney

2016-08-25 17:09:00 STLToday.com
The state's lead public defender appointed Gov. Nixon to defend a poor Missourian, citing overburdened staff and inadequate funding. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Rio police charge Lochte with false report of robbery

2016-08-25 16:53:00 STLToday.com
A police statement says he will be informed in the United States so he can decide whether to introduce a defense in Brazil. Read Full Story ...

Pamela Hupp released from hospital, booked into jail to face charges in bizarre murder case

2016-08-25 16:41:00 STLToday.com
She stands accused of murder in what police say was a complicated plot to throw suspicion elsewhere in a different murder case. Read Full Story ...

Messenger: The lesson in Hope Solo needs to filter down to youth ballfields

2016-08-25 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Hope Solo's failure is an opportunity for every youth sports coach in America. Read Full Story ...

Festus council boosts pay for elected officials, but not until after next election

2016-08-25 16:29:00 STLToday.com
The monthly rate for mayor will jump to $600 from $400 per month and for council members it will go to $300 from $150 per month. Read Full Story ...

I-44, other road closures to affect routes to weekend events

2016-08-25 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Motorists headed to Busch Stadium or the Festival of Nations in Tower Grove Park might need to rethink their travel plans. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Crestwood considers license fee waivers for new businesses

2016-08-25 15:58:00 STLToday.com
The plan caps fee waivers at $100,000 annually, and the business must agree to stay in Crestwood for at least five years. Read Full Story ...

Top Missouri military official honored at retirement

2016-08-25 15:54:00 STLToday.com
As the head of the nation's National Guard, Frank J. Grass also served on the Joint Chiefs of Staff, advising President Obama on military issues. Read Full Story ...

Truck driver in fiery accident in Glen Carbon had heart condition

2016-08-25 15:48:00 STLToday.com
Brian E. Westerfield, 47, of Freeburg, died Wednesday morning Read Full Story ...

Why mess with success? Cards trot out same lineup for Thursday

2016-08-25 15:37:00 STLToday.com
Team matched season-high with 19 hits on Wednesday vs. Mets Read Full Story ...

Why mess with success? Cards trot out same lineup

2016-08-25 15:37:00 STLToday.com
Team matched season-high with 19 hits on Wednesday vs. Mets Read Full Story ...

Greitens launches statewide campaign tour in Missouri governors race

2016-08-25 15:01:00 STLToday.com
Koster also conducting campaign events Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Greitens launches statewide campaign tour in Missouri race for governor

2016-08-25 15:01:00 STLToday.com
Koster also conducting campaign events Saturday. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



2 nuns found slain in Mississippi home; motive unclear

2016-08-25 14:50:00 STLToday.com
The women were found dead after they didn't report to work at a hospital where they both were nurse practitioners. Read Full Story ...

Feds roll out new refinancing program for homeowners

2016-08-25 14:43:00 STLToday.com
Number of borrowers eligible for the new program is likely very small Read Full Story ...

ADM, farmers reach secret settlement in Ponzi scheme lawsuit in St. Louis court

2016-08-25 14:30:00 STLToday.com
Missouri farmers sued the grain giant hoping to recover losses of at least $27.4 million. Read Full Story ...

Suspect arrested after reports of nude man in O'Fallon, Mo.

2016-08-25 14:30:00 STLToday.com
He has not been charged. Read Full Story ...

Motorcyclist critically injured in crash near the Bevo Mill

2016-08-25 14:22:00 STLToday.com
Crash was on Gravois about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



WashU celebrates largest freshman class on move-in day

2016-08-25 13:45:00 STLToday.com
The incoming freshmen are the largest freshman class in the university's history. Read Full Story ...

Surveillance image shows cigarette thief who was chased by bat-wielding St. Louis store employee

2016-08-25 13:15:00 STLToday.com
Theft was on Aug. 11. Read Full Story ...

Hillary Clinton agrees to not campaign or run ads on 9/11

2016-08-25 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Donald Trump's campaign did not immediately respond. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Former St. Louis middle school principal arrested for school theft

2016-08-25 12:50:00 STLToday.com
Cornelius Green, a former middle school principal, was arrested Thursday while working for St. Louis Public Schools. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis photographer documents 60th year of U.S. interstates

2016-08-25 12:15:00 STLToday.com
His photos give people a visual tour of some of the city's historic neighborhoods and the highways that divide them. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Warren County offers new system to track people with special needs who wander away

2016-08-25 11:59:00 STLToday.com
The Care Trak system allows authorities to track people with Alzheimer's disease and other conditions through transmitters worn by the individuals. Read Full Story ...

Warren County offers transmitters to track people with special needs who wander away

2016-08-25 11:59:00 STLToday.com
The Care Trak system allows authorities to locate people with Alzheimer's disease and other conditions through transmitters worn by the individuals. Read Full Story ...

Auditor: Missouri's state buildings need $600 million in repairs, upgrades

2016-08-25 11:47:00 STLToday.com
Missouri's next governor will face a lot of decisions about leaky roofs and buckled concrete. Read Full Story ...

Body found in Mississippi River ID'd as north St. Louis County man

2016-08-25 11:43:00 STLToday.com
Police say the suspicious death is being investigated. Read Full Story ...

Police ID teen fatally shot in St. Louis Place neighborhood

2016-08-25 11:42:00 STLToday.com
Police say the unidentified victim appeared to be in his mid 20s. Read Full Story ...

Dome owners still spending on failed riverfront stadium plan

2016-08-25 11:30:00 STLToday.com
A quarterly financial report released by the Authority shows $840,538 paid to a "consulting service" and another $137,230 spent on "legal services" related to the riverfront stadium project since January. Read Full Story ...

Raasch: From Bono to the AIDS fight, the Clinton complexity intensifies

2016-08-25 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Latest trove of emails reveal a dense weave of ambition and good intentions Read Full Story ...

North St. Louis County man found dead in Mississippi River

2016-08-25 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Police say the suspicious death is being investigated. Read Full Story ...

University City and Lindbergh teachers are among finalists for Missouri's best

2016-08-25 11:14:00 STLToday.com
An elementary English teacher in University City and a high school English teacher in the Lindbergh district are among seven finalists for Missouri's teacher of the year. Read Full Story ...

Judge tosses out effort to keep Missouri campaign contribution limits off ballot

2016-08-25 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Groups like the association representing Missouri electrical cooperatives says the proposal would unfairly bar them from contributing to campaigns. Read Full Story ...

Work begins at Federal Mogul site

2016-08-25 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Bull Moose Industries is investing in the Lawrence Group project in Midtown St. Louis Read Full Story ...

Work begins on $340 million Midtown redevelopment that will include stores, offices and food hall

2016-08-25 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Bull Moose Industries is investing in the Lawrence Group project in Midtown St. Louis Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Surveillance camera captures images of nude man wanted by O'Fallon, Mo., police

2016-08-25 10:49:00 STLToday.com
No arrests have been made. Read Full Story ...

Surveillance camera captures images of nude man sought by O'Fallon, Mo., police

2016-08-25 10:49:00 STLToday.com
No arrests have been made. Read Full Story ...

Surveillance camera captures nude man wanted by O'Fallon, Mo., police

2016-08-25 10:39:00 STLToday.com
No arrests have been made. Read Full Story ...

Former state senator standing by if St. Charles County executive doesn't run again

2016-08-25 10:25:00 STLToday.com
Ehlmann, who's held the post since 2007, said this week "he'd like to run" for a fourth term in 2018 but hasn't decided yet. Read Full Story ...

Gross standing by if Ehlmann doesn't run again for county executive

2016-08-25 10:15:00 STLToday.com
Ehlmann, who's held the post since 2007, said this week "he'd like to run" for a fourth term in 2018 but hasn't decided yet. Read Full Story ...

Chaka Khan planning tribute album to friend Joni Mitchell

2016-08-25 10:00:00 STLToday.com
She is also mulling her own tribute to Prince. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Ortiz: Blues make right choice with Pietrangelo as captain

2016-08-25 09:56:00 STLToday.com
Alex Pietrangelo didn?t hide his desire to become the 21st captain in Blues history. He had watched his good friend David Backes closely in recent years, and he was confident about his ability to handle the important responsibility. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Man collapses and dies after getting out of car on Highway 40 in West County

2016-08-25 08:22:00 STLToday.com
Cpl. Juston Wheetley of the patrol said the man's death wasn't a result of any traffic crash. Read Full Story ...

Man collapses on Highway 40, dies of medical condition, police say

2016-08-25 08:12:00 STLToday.com
Cpl. Juston Wheetley of the patrol said the man's death wasn't a result of any traffic crash. Read Full Story ...

Maine governor claims most drug dealers arrested are black, Hispanic

2016-08-25 08:06:00 STLToday.com
Earlier this year, the governor said drug dealers with names like "D-Money, Smoothie, Shifty" are getting Maine's white girls pregnant. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



The latest: Italian officials say 241 dead in earthquake, survivor recalls 'terrible noise'

2016-08-25 07:26:00 STLToday.com
The vast majority of the victims, 195, are from Amatrice and Accumuli in the Lazio region closer to Rome. Read Full Story ...

Aug. 25, 1984 ? Boom go the buildings, up comes Gateway Mall

2016-08-25 07:15:00 STLToday.com
Demolition was the most dramatic moment in a long civic slog toward creating the downtown project. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Man shot in Dutchtown neighborhood dies at hospital

2016-08-25 06:07:00 STLToday.com
Police were called at 4:51 a.m. Thursday for the shooting near South Grand Boulevard and Montana Street. Read Full Story ...

Man fatally shot in Dutchtown neighborhood

2016-08-25 06:07:00 STLToday.com
Police were called at 4:51 a.m. Thursday for the shooting near South Grand Boulevard and Montana Street. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Semester kicks off with Freshman First Night

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2016-08-25 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
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Stanford bans hard alcohol from undergrad parties, citing ?dangers that arise? from binge drinking

2016-08-25 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
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1 am news



Move up in the order puts Carpenter back in his groove

2016-08-25 01:15:00 STLToday.com
After hitting .218 in No. 3 spot, he homers in first at-bat back in familiar leadoff spot. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Cardinals mash Mets behind Martinez

2016-08-25 00:55:00 STLToday.com
Cards pound New York ace Jacob deGrom for 12 hits in 4 2/3 innings; Carlos Martinez gives up only four hits in eight innings for 8-1 win. Read Full Story ...

Hochman: Grichuk trends up after being sent down

2016-08-25 00:50:00 STLToday.com
As August arrived, expectations suddenly were as low as they?d been high. Read Full Story ...

Goold: Pujols swings ahead of his first fan McGwire on home-run list

2016-08-25 00:30:00 STLToday.com
Former Cardinals star and three-time MVP moves into Major League Baseball's all-time top 10, nudging out Big Mac and taking aim at 600. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz: U.S. Soccer must drop Hope Solo for good

2016-08-25 00:20:00 STLToday.com
After essentially enabling her for nearly a decade, U.S. Soccer finally did the right thing Wednesday by giving superstar goalkeeper Hope Solo a six-month suspension. Read Full Story ...

Dixie Chicks' return proves worth the yearslong wait

2016-08-25 00:15:00 STLToday.com
When the Dixie Chicks walked on stage Wednesday night, you could almost hear the 18,000 or so fans thinking aloud: "Finally." Read Full Story ...

Little Sisters of the Poor pulling out of St. Louis nursing home after 147 years

2016-08-25 00:10:00 STLToday.com
Shortage of nuns leads to change. Group hopes to find new management. Read Full Story ...

IndyCar race coming to Gateway next year

2016-08-25 00:10:00 STLToday.com
As a former open-wheel driver who competed at Gateway Motorsports Park, Curtis Francois didn?t waste time expressing his desire to bring the IndyCar series to Madison, Ill., when he gained control of the track in 2012. Read Full Story ...

Districts move to test water for lead after elevated levels found in some St. Louis schools

2016-08-25 00:05:00 STLToday.com
In Riverview Gardens schools water runs for 15 minutes each morning to clear pipes. Read Full Story ...

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