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11 pm news
Woman killed by MetroLink train was trying to save opossum2015-04-24 23:45:00 STLToday.com
University in Joplin pulls its legislative interns from Capitol program2015-04-24 23:30:00 STLToday.com
Garry Kasparov visits St. Louis, 'the chess capital,' for weekend challenge2015-04-24 23:00:00 STLToday.com
Blues fall 4-1 to Wild2015-04-24 23:00:00 STLToday.com
10 pm news
Waterloo remains hot with victory over Belleville East2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
9 pm news
Hummel's game blog: Martinez's career best throttles Brewers2015-04-24 21:50:00 STLToday.com
Charges upgraded against Festus mother of dead toddler2015-04-24 21:12:00 STLToday.com
Votes for week of April 20-24 by St. Louis-area members of Congress2015-04-24 21:00:00 STLToday.com
8 pm news
Fridays high school scores2015-04-24 20:18:00 BND.com
Scores from Fridays high school action.Read Full Story ...
6 pm news
Woman says she was swindled out of savings by scammer in Florissant2015-04-24 18:00:00 STLToday.com
5 pm news
Stadium plans square off in high-tech rendering wars2015-04-24 17:15:00 STLToday.com
Mehlville district gives initial OK $4 million in budget cuts2015-04-24 17:10:00 STLToday.com
4 pm news
World robotics competition draws adolescent inventors2015-04-24 16:55:00 STLToday.com
Crumbling ClintonNateBeeler@cagleblog.com (Nate Beeler)
Lawyer: Frat members won't get jail time for student's death2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
SIUE Accounting Professor Achieves Milestone2015-04-24 16:35:00 SIUE.edu
Bus accident in Belleville sends 6 students to hospital2015-04-24 16:33:00 STLToday.com
LaunchCode opening tech Mentor Center for underprivileged St. Louis youth2015-04-24 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Drone accuracy RepostTaylorJones@cagleblog.com (Taylor Jones)
Man who went on car-break-in spree in St. Charles is being bars, police say2015-04-24 16:23:00 STLToday.com
Wilhelm fires nine-inning no-hitter for Columbia Eagles2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
St. Louisans with Ethiopian roots demonstrate against ISIS2015-04-24 16:13:00 STLToday.com
Woman killed by MetroLink train near Swansea was wildlife rescuer called to remove animal from track2015-04-24 16:00:00 STLToday.com
3 pm news
Clinton Uranium DealRickMcKee@cagleblog.com (Rick McKee)
Ferguson's interim city manager resigns2015-04-24 15:45:00 STLToday.com
Progress on stadium front, but will Kroenke play ball?2015-04-24 15:40:00 STLToday.com
Interim city manager in Ferguson resigns to take another job2015-04-24 15:38:00 BND.com
The interim city manager in Ferguson is stepping down to work for another city in St. Louis County.Read Full Story ...
Harris stays as Bourjos is activated2015-04-24 15:37:00 STLToday.com
Ford recalls Fiestas, Fusions and Lincoln MKZ models on door latch issue2015-04-24 15:34:00 STLToday.com
Chicago Armenians mark centennial of genocide of 1.5M2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station to be open this weekend2015-04-24 15:17:00 STLToday.com
'Go! List'-ers gather Thursday at Third Degree Glass Factory2015-04-24 15:15:00 STLToday.com
Koch BulimiaRandallEnos@cagleblog.com (Randall Enos)
2 pm news
Althoff-Chaminade battle, Jayson Tatum return highlight 2016 Highland Shootout matchups2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Man shot to death in downtown St. Louis2015-04-24 14:30:00 STLToday.com
Police: Son of missing woman killed himself2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Ex-CIA man convicted of Iran leak seeks lenient sentence2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
Minimum WageJohnDarkow@cagleblog.com (John Darkow)
Police officer on the firstname.lastname@example.org(mwinte)
Man shot to death near City Museum in downtown St. Louis2015-04-24 14:09:00 STLToday.com
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Burlesque club eyes Washington Avenue2015-04-24 14:00:00 STLToday.com
1 pm news
Governor Mary Fallin earthquake forecastTaylorJones@cagleblog.com (Taylor Jones)
Iran DoublespeakRickMcKee@cagleblog.com (Rick McKee)
Drone WarfareBobEnglehart@cagleblog.com (Bob Englehart)
Illinois budget cuts include $106 million less for Medicaid2015-04-24 13:42:00 STLToday.com
Armenian atrocity 100thDaveGranlund@cagleblog.com (Dave Granlund)
Township backs Criteriummwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
Loose buffaloes that crossed New York highway are being shot2015-04-24 13:03:00 STLToday.com
Spring Beer Festival firstname.lastname@example.org(mwinte)
12 pm news
Top uncommited prep basketball players to participate in all-star game2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Bill would allow Illinois students to opt out of state tests2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Sheriff describes security lapse that led to Kankakee escape2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Illinois House OKs time limit on storing license plate data2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Judge grants delay in Illinois fatal bank robbery trial2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Son killed self around time mother was discovered missing, St. Peters police say2015-04-24 12:30:00 STLToday.com
Authorities: Ottawa man killed, cremated in burn pile2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Man admits setting fire after Ferguson grand jury decision2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
Judge delays decision on petition for special prosecutor to review Ferguson grand jury2015-04-24 12:13:00 STLToday.com
Understanding communication from Oprah to Twitter2015-04-24 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
Lehtera is '50-50' to play in Game 52015-04-24 12:05:00 STLToday.com
EHS announces honor roll for third quarter2015-04-24 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
11 am news
Just days remain in 'special' health plan sign-up season2015-04-24 11:50:00 STLToday.com
Local leaders push for gas-tax hike, despite long odds against it2015-04-24 11:45:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis police lack motive, suspects in latest slaying2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Missing Wellston man found dead in vacant building in St. Louis2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Missing Wellston man found dead in vacant St. Louis building2015-04-24 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Income InequalityRJMatson@cagleblog.com (RJ Matson)
Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns2015-04-24 11:27:00 STLToday.com
Harley recalls nearly 46,000 model year 2014 and 2015 motorcycles2015-04-24 11:21:00 STLToday.com
Settlement OK'd in dispute to put toxic waste over aquifer2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
10 am news
Bernie: Why Rams fans should buy tickets2015-04-24 10:55:00 STLToday.com
Son committed suicide around time woman was discovered missing, St. Peters police say2015-04-24 10:46:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County man admits attempted arson of Ferguson Market2015-04-24 10:27:00 STLToday.com
Chicago man will stand trial for allegedly threatening rapes, beheadings at SIU2015-04-24 10:15:00 STLToday.com
9 am news
Smithsonian hosts symposium on Ferguson, race, police force2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
New Kinloch mayor suspended for alleged voter fraud2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Judge rules Chicago man can stand trial for SIU threats2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Uber, Kansas City reach agreement to keep company in city2015-04-24 09:23:00 BND.com
A new agreement will keep Uber running in Kansas City.Read Full Story ...
8 am news
Pedestrian struck and killed by MetroLink train near Swansea2015-04-24 08:52:00 STLToday.com
Woman struck and killed by MetroLink train near Swansea2015-04-24 08:52:00 STLToday.com
GerrymanderingMiltPriggee@cagleblog.com (Milt Priggee)
LOCAL OH Statehouse BeehiveNateBeeler@cagleblog.com (Nate Beeler)
Activists sue over prosecutor's role in Ferguson grand jury2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Oprah's household items going to highest bidder2015-04-24 08:13:00 BND.com
Oprah Winfrey is selling the furniture, artwork, household items and clothing that once filled her Chicago home.Read Full Story ...
EU beachChristoKomarnitski@cagleblog.com (Christo Komarnitski)
7 am news
Univ. of Florida frat accused of insulting wounded war vets2015-04-24 07:46:00 STLToday.com
No legal fireworks in O'Fallon2015-04-24 07:37:00 BND.com
O'Fallon residents will have to go elsewhere to set off fireworks around the Fourth of July.Read Full Story ...
Judge throws the book (well, more like a pamphlet) at crooked Illinois politician2015-04-24 07:30:00 STLToday.com
6 am news
Ohio university removes posters for 'straight pride' week2015-04-24 06:47:00 STLToday.com
Colorado shooting survivors turn to faith, forgiveness2015-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Drivers beware: 2nd lane on westbound Poplar Street Bridge to close tonight2015-04-24 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Chicago mayor taps CTA director to be chief of staff2015-04-24 06:37:00 BND.com
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has named the head of Chicago Transit Authority to be his new chief of staff.Read Full Story ...
Letting it fly: Tigers’ Epenesa owns one of nation’s top efforts in discus2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
local FLNIFTY WATCHBillDay@cagleblog.com (Bill Day)
Widow welcomes home remains of Missouri soldier who was missing 45 years2015-04-24 06:00:00 STLToday.com
5 am news
High school stage collapses in Indiana, injuring 122015-04-24 05:27:00 STLToday.com
One shopping cart at a time for St. Louis Book Fair2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
In a world of screens, Storytelling Festival celebrates face-to-face art form2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Broadway Oyster Bar expanding after 'best year ever'2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Best Bets: Earth Day in Forest Park, Pokey LaFarge at Off Broadway2015-04-24 05:00:00 STLToday.com
4 am news
BUSINESS IN AFRICAMarianKemensky@cagleblog.com (Marian Kemensky)
Passenger traffic rises at Lambert Airport2015-04-24 04:12:00 BND.com
Passenger traffic is on the rise at Lambert Airport in St. Louis.Read Full Story ...
Saint Louis University unit to auction off surplus items2015-04-24 04:06:00 BND.com
Saint Louis University is getting rid of some its surplus stuff, offering it up to the highest bidder.Read Full Story ...
Missouri House OKs allowing aspiring doctors to retake exam2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
3 am news
Galesburg breaks ground for statute honoring native Sandburg2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
IEMA awards grant to aid East Peoria landslide victims2015-04-24 03:26:00 BND.com
Victims of landslides in East Peoria two years ago will receive help from the state.Read Full Story ...
Lincoln home visitors boosted economy by nearly $13M in 20142015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Former North Chicago school board member sentenced2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Highland mayor returns to work after severe injury from fall2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Hunters and anglers donate over $700K for youth programs2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Chicago Botanic Garden adding learning center2015-04-24 03:12:00 BND.com
The Chicago Botanic Garden has broken ground on a $26 million learning center.Read Full Story ...
Pop musicians added to Illinois State Fair lineup2015-04-24 03:12:00 BND.com
The Illinois State Fair has added more musical acts to its lineup.Read Full Story ...
EXCHANGE: Central Illinois couple cares for paralyzed dog2015-04-24 03:07:00 BND.com
A visitor at the Grubb home in Farmington is promptly greeted by an enthusiastic and unique Chihuahua mix.Read Full Story ...
500 pounds of bratwurst recalled in Springfield2015-04-24 03:07:00 BND.com
Roughly 500 pounds of bratwurst is being recalled by a meat packing company in Springfield.Read Full Story ...
Guard sentenced in Chicago for stealing inmates' identities2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
2 am news
Happy Birthday IsraelYaakovKirschen@cagleblog.com (Yaakov Kirschen)
Holocaust Cartoon CompetitionYaakovKirschen@cagleblog.com (Yaakov Kirschen)
St. Louis airport adding daily flights to 3 cities2015-04-24 02:42:00 BND.com
The Lambert-St. Louis International Airport has announced that it will add daily service to three cities this summer.Read Full Story ...
St. Louis jail worker accused of smuggling drugs to inmates2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
Berkeley police investigating after fatal shooting2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
1 am news
'Junkyard Dog' Carroll finally makes his mark with the Hawks2015-04-24 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.Read Full Story ...
12 am news
Comcast deal may be dead, but cable consolidation will go on2015-04-24 00:45:00 STLToday.com
Blast, fire destroy home in Venice2015-04-24 00:05:00 STLToday.com
USS Columbia crew docks at namesake city2015-04-24 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…Read Full Story ...
Customs area comes to center where corporate flights land at Lambert2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Power plant owners say they won't see windfall from electricity price auction, disputing Illinois AG2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Michael Brown's family files wrongful-death lawsuit2015-04-24 00:00:00 STLToday.com
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