The Big News Page

Showing news for yesterday | Change to Today's News

11 pm news

McClellan: A Muggle gets lesson in Missouri politics

2014-11-23 23:15:00
Potential Republican candidate Catherine Hanaway and other GOP wizards think so. Read Full Story ...

Church members each get $500 to do good for world

2014-11-23 23:01:00

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

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

McClellan: Will Claire McCaskill run for governor?

2014-11-23 23:00:00
Potential Republican candidate Catherine Hanaway and other GOP wizards think so. Read Full Story ...

10 pm news

Two men in stable condition after being shot on North Pointe

2014-11-23 22:29:00
Both men are in a local hospital in stable condition Read Full Story ...

9 pm news

2 hospitalized after Chicago building collapse

2014-11-23 21:44:00

Two women and a dog have been rescued after a building collapsed on Chicago's South Side, and authorities are conducting a search of the rubble even though they don't believe…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Protesters march in Shaw neighborhood of St. Louis

2014-11-23 21:10:00
Reporter covering event is hit by projectile. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news

Quick Hits: Bernie on the Rams' depressing loss

2014-11-23 20:46:00
When will this team grow up and find ways to win instead of finding so many ways to lose? Read Full Story ...

Collinsville couple with three young children killed in car accident

2014-11-23 20:45:00
The crash occurred when the car slammed into a retaining wall and burst into flames, East St. Louis police said. Read Full Story ...

L.A Times reporter injured while covering protests in south St. Louis

2014-11-23 20:22:15
L.A Times Reporter Matt Pearce was injured during protests in south St. Louis Sunday night. Read Full Story ...

Victim turns tables on suspect during armed robbery

2014-11-23 20:00:23
The victim of an attempted strong armed robbery detained a suspect who was attempting to rob him until police arrived at the scene in Hazelwood. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news

Programming note: Your CBS schedule for Sunday night

2014-11-23 19:15:04
Due to CBS coverage of football, many CBS shows have different start times tonight. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news

Police: Woman allegedly kills herself with gun bought to prepare for Ferguson unrest

2014-11-23 18:36:56
A woman appears to have accidentally fatally shot herself in the head with a gun bought to prepare for possible Ferguson-related unrest, according to sources briefed on the police investigation. Read Full Story ...

Hill throws away Rams' chance to win

2014-11-23 18:35:00
With a minute to play, Rams were on the verge of a dramatic win in San Diego. But Shaun Hill's pass from the 4-yard line was picked off and the Chargers escaped with a 27-24 victory. Read Full Story ...

Reaves scores game-winner for Blues

2014-11-23 18:30:00
Steen notched two assists in 4-2 win over Winnipeg. Read Full Story ...

Top Oregon researchers leave for Univ. of Chicago

2014-11-23 18:19:00

Two top brain researchers are leaving the University of Oregon, and taking their labs and research grants to the University of Chicago.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Boy with fake gun dies after shot by Ohio officer

2014-11-23 18:00:00
A 12-year-old boy shot by police after grabbing what turned out to be a replica gun died from his wounds Sunday. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news

Online comments are being phased out

2014-11-23 16:23:32
Online comments are on the way out. Read Full Story ...

Court: Judge hasn't agreed to release Ferguson grand jury evidence if officer not indicted

2014-11-23 16:00:00
St. Louis County prosecuting attorney has promised to seek release of grand jury records if officer is not indicted. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news

Parkway Central graduate from Chesterfield named Rhodes Scholar

2014-11-23 15:45:00
Anisha Gururaj, 21, of Chesterfield is an MIT senior and 2011 graduate of Parkway Central High School. Read Full Story ...

Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

2014-11-23 15:22:42
Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news

Pedestrian struck and killed while crossing road in St. Louis County, police say

2014-11-23 14:47:00
Willie A. Wilson, 53, was wearing dark clothing when he was hit, police say. Read Full Story ...

Illinoisan among winners of Rhodes scholarships

2014-11-23 14:34:00

An Illinois woman is among 32 U.S. winners of this year's Rhodes scholarships.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

2 boys fall through ice, die in northwest Missouri

2014-11-23 14:34:00

Two teenage boys have died after falling through the ice on a farm pond in northwest Missouri.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

1 pm news

Reaves scored game-winner in Blues' 4-2 win over Winnipeg

2014-11-23 13:37:00
Steen, who drew in this city, notched two assists. Read Full Story ...

Seafood processing plant coming to Gloucester

2014-11-23 13:08:00

An Illinois-based seafood processor is opening a facility in Gloucester that's expected to bring 200 jobs to the city.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

12 pm news

St. Louis man killed, four others wounded Saturday in five separate shootings

2014-11-23 12:30:00
Marshon Johnson, 28, found dead in car in 4000 block of Labadie Avenue, police say. Read Full Story ...

Two out-of-town men arrested by police in Ferguson

2014-11-23 12:18:11
Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Bill Cosby Jigglers (Taylor Jones)
2014-11-23 11:42:12 CagleCartoons

Read Full Story ...

Eureka woman indicted in Washington Tornado scam

2014-11-23 11:27:06
Read Full Story ...

Man dies after being shot during Missouri hunt

2014-11-23 11:23:20
Read Full Story ...

Judge denies bid to halt state?s fracking rules

2014-11-23 11:19:35
Read Full Story ...

Students from Missouri named as Rhodes Scholar

2014-11-23 11:10:00

A suburban St. Louis woman studying at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been named one of 32 U.S. Rhodes Scholars.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

10 am news

Some 30 horses die in stable fire outside Chicago

2014-11-23 10:54:00

More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Missouri tries alternatives to repeating grades

2014-11-23 10:35:00

For years, schools have grappled with how to help the most struggling pupils catch up to their classmates.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Missouri lawmakers hopeful for agriculture bill

2014-11-23 10:29:00

Missouri lawmakers say they're reviving a failed agricultural bill that could help dairy, cattle and crop farmers.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Officers in Ferguson arrest 2 men during late night protest

2014-11-23 10:07:22
Read Full Story ...

9 am news

Police arrest two in protests near Ferguson Police Department

2014-11-23 09:50:00
The men, including one journalist, were arrested on charges of unlawful assembly, police said. Read Full Story ...

Judge denies bid to halt state's fracking rules

2014-11-23 09:14:00

A southwestern Illinois judge has denied a bid by landowners group to put Illinois' new rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling on hold.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Police investigating two fatal shootings at north St. Louis County bars

2014-11-23 09:02:00
Killings occurred about two hours apart at bars about a half-mile from each other, police say. Read Full Story ...

8 am news

Bouncer killed at North County bar, suspect at-large

2014-11-23 08:35:44
Read Full Story ...

Obama signs (Rainer Hachfeld)
2014-11-23 08:22:39 CagleCartoons

Read Full Story ...

7 am news

Wal-Mart, strikers wage war of words ahead of Black Friday

2014-11-23 07:15:00
The retailer remains a target, in part, because of its size. Change there would affect the most people. Read Full Story ...

6 am news

Police find mom of baby abandoned in Sydney drain

2014-11-23 06:38:00
SYDNEY ? Police in Australia questioned but have not charged a 30-year-old woman whose newborn baby boy was found Sunday abandoned in a drain near a Sydney freeway. Read Full Story ...

3 am news

Meals on Wheels expanding in Decatur area

2014-11-23 03:34:00

Catholic Charities' Meals on Wheels is expanding its delivery service in the Decatur area next month.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Charges filed against man in accidental shooting

2014-11-23 03:04:00

Chicago police say charges have been filed against a 25-year-old man in Friday night's fatal shooting in the city's Hyde Park neighborhood.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

New Chicago Archbishop makes appointments

2014-11-23 03:04:00

Chicago's newly installed Roman Catholic archbishop is announcing some key administrative appointments.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

2 am news

Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

2014-11-23 02:30:00
WASHINGTON   ?  Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning… Read Full Story ...

1 am news

Brown's mother joins protesters, urges peace; two arrested

2014-11-23 01:30:00
Help offered to girls whose school is canceled Read Full Story ...

Ferguson prepares for grand jury decision

2014-11-23 01:14:00

Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

12 am news

EXCHANGE: Illinois program empowers girls

2014-11-23 00:02:00

For three years, Girls on the Run has been preparing elementary and junior high girls to cross finish lines. At Stewardson-Strasburg schools, the girls are already seeing some of the…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

EXCHANGE: Shelter may allow man to survive twister

2014-11-23 00:01:00

The 1,200-pound steel cylinder in James Trudeau's driveway certainly struck his Bourbonnais neighborhood as odd, at least at first.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Unwrapping the season's new Christmas TV

2014-11-23 00:00:00
Movies and specials get an early start on making the holidays merry. Read Full Story ...

Michael Brown grand jury to reconvene Monday

2014-11-23 00:00:00
Grand jurors vote total and deliberation details must remain secret by law. Read Full Story ...

Homes For Sale