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11 pm news

Weekend events herald summer's last hurrah

2014-08-29 23:30:00 STLToday.com
Queeny Park art fair, Big Muddy Blues fest, Gateway Cup bike race, Greek and Japanese festivals wrap up a season of fun.  Read Full Story ...

Highland QB Geiger kicks off season with five trips to the end zone

2014-08-29 23:21:00 BND.com

Senior quarterback Logan Geiger had a five-touchdown night as he ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more in leading the Highland Bulldogs to a convincing 56-0 win over…

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10 pm news



Maroons come up short against Wildcats

2014-08-29 22:59:00 BND.com

While Belleville West quarterback Sherand Boyd proved slippery all evening, Normal West defensive lineman Drake Bertrand's grip was airtight when it counted.

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In series finale, O'Fallon kicker McCann, defense help Panthers past Cahokia

2014-08-29 22:57:00 BND.com

On a night when the O'Fallon offense sputtered just a bit, junior Tucker McCann provided a lift.

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Lancers give Coach Funk a triumphant homecoming

2014-08-29 22:57:00 BND.com

The rain waited until the game was over. However, Normal Community High School's football team couldn't overcome a flood of mistakes before that.

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St. Louis Streets Department warns citizens of ?twisted? traffic signals

2014-08-29 22:39:26 kmov.com
The City Streets Department is warning citizens to be aware of ?twisted? traffic signals on the southeast corner of Lindell and Kingshighway in the central west end. Read Full Story ...

Homicide detectives investigating double shooting in north St. Louis

2014-08-29 22:31:52 kmov.com
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Engine trouble force cancellation of Amtrak train

2014-08-29 22:26:00 BND.com

Passengers were forced to leave an Amtrak train traveling from Carbondale to Chicago when engine trouble forced the cancellation of service.

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Parks, Mascoutah pull away from Central

2014-08-29 22:21:00 BND.com

Mascoutah's speed came as advertised Friday.

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Althoff earns season-opening win, beats Collinsville 34-14

2014-08-29 22:15:00 BND.com

After both defenses hung tough throughout a scoreless first half Friday, the Althoff offense answered the bell quicker than Collinsville in the second.

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Police searching for man accused of robbing De Soto bank

2014-08-29 22:10:08 kmov.com
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9 pm news



New details released in July shooting where police went to wrong address

2014-08-29 21:50:05 kmov.com
New details have been released in a July shooting that left two people killed in University City. Read Full Story ...

Authorities may seize Ill. hotels they believe to be drug havens

2014-08-29 21:34:36 kmov.com
Authorities are considering taking over two hotels they believe to be havens for drug activity. Read Full Story ...

Fair in Queeny Park features artists from around the country

2014-08-29 21:34:00 STLToday.com
Vic Barr has been involved in some form or another at the Art Fair at Queeny Park for the past 13 years, and now works as co-chair for the show. Read Full Story ...

Authorities looking for man who stabbed acquaintance

2014-08-29 21:14:53 kmov.com
Police said they searching for a man who stabbed an acquaitance in Collinsvill Read Full Story ...

Budget deficit means Hazelwood officials face 'tough decisions"

2014-08-29 21:00:00 STLToday.com
The city needs to reduce a deficit of more than $1.4 million for the fiscal year that began July 1. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



St. Louis County officer suspended for YouTube rant retires

2014-08-29 20:44:00 STLToday.com
Officer Dan Page is expected to receive full benefits.  Read Full Story ...

Man gets 20-year term for shooting medical student in St. Louis as she pleaded for her life

2014-08-29 20:30:00 STLToday.com
Victim survived attack near Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center. Read Full Story ...

Ingleside middle school teacher wanted for assault

2014-08-29 20:02:00 BND.com

A suburban Chicago grade school teacher is wanted on allegations he sexually assaulted a girl.

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7 pm news



U of I facing scrutiny over job-offer decision

2014-08-29 19:45:00 STLToday.com
URBANA, Ill. ? The University of Illinois is facing scrutiny as classes resume from some of its faculty, other academics and students over its decision to rescind a job offer to a professor af… Read Full Story ...

Prosecutors charge Oklahoma officer with rape

2014-08-29 19:30:00 STLToday.com
OKLAHOMA CITY ? An Oklahoma City police officer has been charged with 16 counts that include rape and sexual battery after authorities said he attacked at least eight women while on patrol. Read Full Story ...

Residents talk abut Ferguson's image, future

2014-08-29 19:05:08 kmov.com
Residents spoke News 4 about the unrest in Ferguson and why they are hopeful about the city?s future Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Doctors in St. Louis concerned about respiratory virus in children

2014-08-29 18:44:25 kmov.com
Doctors in St. Louis told News 4 they are seeing an increase in the number of children suffering from a virus that causes them to have trouble breathing Read Full Story ...

Accident closes three lanes of I-270 near I-64

2014-08-29 18:20:31 kmov.com
Authorities said three left lanes of northbound I-270 in Town and Country are closed after an accident Read Full Story ...

Police: One of two victims shot in car in north St. Louis

2014-08-29 18:10:53 kmov.com
Authorities said they are investigating a shooting near the junction of interstate 70 and West Florissant Friday evening Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



LABOR DAY

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2014-08-29 17:51:02 CagleCartoons

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holiday fun

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2014-08-29 17:44:39 CagleCartoons

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Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson

2014-08-29 17:17:00 BND.com

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has asked federal officials to issue an economic-injury disaster declaration in St. Louis County so that businesses can get aid following looting in Ferguson.

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Crews removing paving around manhole covers in downtown St. Louis

2014-08-29 17:15:02 kmov.com
rews have begun removing paving around manholes in downtown St. Louis is preparation for a repavement project this weekend. Read Full Story ...

Residents help victims of north St. Louis gas station shooting

2014-08-29 17:05:03 kmov.com
Police said two people were seriously wounded after a shooting in north St. Louis Thursday evening Read Full Story ...

Labor Day

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2014-08-29 17:02:21 CagleCartoons

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Man charged with robbing De Soto bank after police recognize him

2014-08-29 17:02:00 STLToday.com
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Gov. Nixon requests help from SBA for businesses affected by Ferguson

2014-08-29 17:00:00 STLToday.com
JEFFERSON CITY ? Gov. Jay Nixon is asking the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide low-interest loans to businesses affected by the recent events in Ferguson. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Obama Projects Weakness

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2014-08-29 16:55:42 CagleCartoons

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Budget deficit means Hazelwood officials face 'touch decisions"

2014-08-29 16:34:00 STLToday.com
The city needs to reduce a deficit of more than $1.4 million for the fiscal year that began July 1. Read Full Story ...

Molina returns to lineup; Gonzales to start Saturday

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
To make room on the active roster, Cardinals elect to keep pitching depth and move backup Tony Cruz to Class AA.  Read Full Story ...

Molina returns to lineup, while Robinson's season ends

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
To make room on the active roster, Cardinals elect to keep pitching depth and move backup Tony Cruz to Class AA.  Also: Robinson has surgery. Read Full Story ...

Holliday, Peralta combine to give Cards early 2-1 lead

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to the lineup, batting sixth.  Also: Robinson has surgery. Read Full Story ...

Cards, Miller clinging to 2-1 lead through 4 1/2 innings

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to the lineup, batting sixth.  Also: Robinson has surgery. Read Full Story ...

Soler power: Cubs tie game on solo homer, 2-2

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to the lineup, batting sixth.  Also: Robinson has surgery. Read Full Story ...

Soler Power, Take 2: Cubs ignite a rout in eighth inning

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to the lineup, batting sixth.  Also: Robinson has surgery. Read Full Story ...

Cubbies' kids flex power, rout Cardinals

2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Soler hits two of Cubs four homers as rivals thump Cards, 7-2. Also: Molina returns from DL, goes 0-for-3. Read Full Story ...

Labor Day Parade For Job Creators

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2014-08-29 16:23:47 CagleCartoons

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The suit

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2014-08-29 16:05:32 CagleCartoons

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3 pm news



Illinois governor grants 38 clemency requests

2014-08-29 15:57:00 BND.com

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on 124 clemency petitions, granting 38 and denying 86.

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Back to school

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2014-08-29 15:52:31 CagleCartoons

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State report: Normandy district still declining

2014-08-29 15:51:06 kmov.com
The Normandy school district saw its academic performance drop while the Riverview Gardens district made gains during a tumultuous school year that saw hundreds of students from the struggling St. Louis County districts transfer, state data shows. Read Full Story ...

Prairie Farms cuts 66 jobs in St. Louis County

2014-08-29 15:39:27 kmov.com
Sixty-six Prairie Farms Dairy employees in St. Louis County are out of a job, effective immediately. Read Full Story ...

American rudeness

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2014-08-29 15:37:47 CagleCartoons

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ISIS Labor Day

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2014-08-29 15:37:45 CagleCartoons

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Water back on at SEMO after pipe break

2014-08-29 15:36:00 BND.com

City water service has returned to Southeast Missouri State University after a broken water main forced the Cape Girardeau campus to cancel classes earlier this week.

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Obama ISIS Strategy

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2014-08-29 15:34:56 CagleCartoons

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Case of mentally impaired teen highlights interrogation shortfalls, attorney says

2014-08-29 15:10:00 STLToday.com
Lawsuit alleges police gave teen the facts of the case during his confession. Read Full Story ...

Edwardsville looking to build on success of last season

2014-08-29 15:09:00 BND.com

Football coaches are a wary bunch, so Edwardsville coach Matt Martin isn't trying to read much into his opponent's 54-30 loss Aug. 22 in the season opener.

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2 pm news



Black Jack man charged with robbing and shooting man in St. Louis

2014-08-29 14:59:00 STLToday.com
Victim was found shot on sidewalk, but survived. Read Full Story ...

Deputy resigns over pepper spray incident

2014-08-29 14:51:55 kmov.com
An eastern Missouri deputy has resigned after allegedly putting pepper spray on pizza before giving it to inmates. Read Full Story ...

Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak

2014-08-29 14:32:00 BND.com

State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in July.

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MoDOT: All lanes and exits on I-64 opening Friday

2014-08-29 14:29:48 kmov.com
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30-year prison terms in Decatur home invasion

2014-08-29 14:22:00 BND.com

Two men have been sentenced to 30-year prison terms after they pleaded guilty to a felony home invasion in Decatur last year.

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Burger King and Bieber

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2014-08-29 14:20:09 CagleCartoons

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NRA Kids and Uzis

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2014-08-29 14:12:32 CagleCartoons

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Names released for 3 who died in Jefferson County

2014-08-29 14:12:00 BND.com

Authorities have identified the three people found dead in a suburban St. Louis home from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning as a couple and their adult son.

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Ferguson police get body cameras after shooting

2014-08-29 14:07:00 BND.com

Police in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old will soon wear body cameras while on patrol.

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Over 60 Prairie Farms employees laid off in Hazelwood

2014-08-29 14:06:36 kmov.com
More than 60 Prairie Farms employees in Hazelwood lost their jobs Friday. Read Full Story ...

City makes early preparations for winter

mwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
2014-08-29 14:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Even though summer isn't over yet, the Edwardsville Public Works Department is already looking toward the upcoming winter with an IDOT supplemental resolution. Read Full Story ...

Winners of logo contest recognized

shorrell@edwpub.net(shorrell)
2014-08-29 14:00:00 theintelligencer.com
The three Edwardsville High School students who dreamed up Edwardsville Township?s first ever logo were honored Tuesday at the township?s monthly meeting. Read Full Story ...

Public invited to weigh in on St. Elizabeth's move

2014-08-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
The public hearing, set for Oct. 2, comes after requests were made from both hospital and city officials. Read Full Story ...

Post-Dispatch seeks juvenile court records

2014-08-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
In response to a number of inquiries today, I wanted to confirm that the Post-Dispatch filed a petition last week with the St. Louis County Family Court seeking the release of any juvenile cou… Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Obama GOP and International Climate Change Agreement

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2014-08-29 13:54:16 CagleCartoons

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Police: Man found dead in north St. Louis alleyway identified

2014-08-29 13:43:41 kmov.com
The man who police found dead in an alleyway in north St. Louis has been identified. Read Full Story ...

Monument dedicated at suburban Chicago cemetery

2014-08-29 13:32:00 BND.com

A monument has been dedicated at a suburban Chicago cemetery that was the site of grave desecration scandal uncovered in 2009.

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Several downtown St. Louis streets impacted by Labor Day Parade Monday

2014-08-29 13:26:49 kmov.com
Several streets in downtown St. Louis will be closed on Monday for the 2014 Labor Day Parade. Read Full Story ...

Friday Night Lights: high school football scores and schedule

2014-08-29 13:23:00 BND.com

Here are Friday's high school football schedules and scores for area teams:

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Jackstadt details tax disbursements

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2014-08-29 13:05:00 theintelligencer.com
It?s baseball season, it?s allergy season and, for many, it?s property tax season. Read Full Story ...

EAC to feature Summer Zone works

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2014-08-29 13:00:00 theintelligencer.com
The artwork of local children  will be on display in the Edwardsville Arts Center's Dennis DeToye Student Gallery today until Sept. 26. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Detective's work led to renewed Quincy death probe

2014-08-29 12:57:00 BND.com

A Quincy police detective's decision to take another look at an unexplained death led to a first-degree murder charge this week against a former prosecutor and one-time University of Illinois…

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Former Wisconsin deputy charged with killing wife, sister-in-law

2014-08-29 12:55:00 STLToday.com
The deputy had recently resigned his job after he was diagnosed with ALS.  Read Full Story ...

Bird Bytes: Molina's return right on time

2014-08-29 12:43:00 STLToday.com
Offense, defense, pitch-calling and the handling of pitchers ? all will improve. Plus, Molina is physically fresh. And that's a bonus for the Cardinals' stretch run.  Read Full Story ...

2nd cop loses job over Ferguson protest threats

2014-08-29 12:41:00 BND.com

Another St. Louis area police officer is out of a job over threats to Ferguson shooting protesters found online.

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Illinois DNR issues long-awaited fracking rules

2014-08-29 12:20:00 STLToday.com
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.   ?   The Illinois Department of Natural Resources released a long-awaited plan Friday to regulate high-volume oil and gas drilling that supporters hope could bring an econom… Read Full Story ...

Black studies programs aid in understanding U.S.

2014-08-29 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
Black studies and African-American study programs are now a common feature in colleges and universities. But what do students who go through these programs learn, and how does the experience shape the Read Full Story ...

American Indian Education Days scheduled

2014-08-29 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site offers a chance to explore Native American culture Sept. 13-14 and watch as experts compete with the ancient ?atlatl? spear-throwing device. Read Full Story ...

State agency issues long-awaited 'fracking' rules

2014-08-29 12:02:00 BND.com

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has released a long-awaited set of proposed rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling that supporters hope could bring an economic boost to southern…

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Quinn announces LCCC investment

2014-08-29 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn recently announced capital investments of $3.8 million in Lewis and Clark Community College?s Godfrey campus. The funds will help construct a Montessori Childcare/School buildi Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Authorities release names of 3 killed by carbon monoxide poisoning in Fenton

2014-08-29 11:54:18 kmov.com
Three people were found dead inside a home in Jefferson County Thursday, according Sheriff Glenn Boyer. Read Full Story ...

Meth suspects were not members of Illinois church

2014-08-29 11:52:00 BND.com

The two women arrested on suspicion of making methamphetamine inside a church in southern Illinois were not members of the congregation.

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Half-off adoption fees offered at Stray Rescue of St. Louis through Monday

2014-08-29 11:45:32 kmov.com
Stray Rescue of St. Louis is offering half-off adoption fees through Monday. Read Full Story ...

Outbreak of summer colds looks more like winter flu

2014-08-29 11:33:00 STLToday.com
The activity at local children's hospitals feels more like winter as an outbreak of severe rhinovirus has hit the area. At least 150 kids have been treated for the virus in the last few days. Read Full Story ...

Names released of three found dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning near Fenton

2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Police said the deaths appeared to be accidental from carbon monoxide poisoning.  Read Full Story ...

Two motorcyclists hurt when car runs red light in downtown St. Louis

2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
The crash happened at about 11:10 p.m. Thursday. Read Full Story ...

Names released of 3 found dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning near Fenton

2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Police said the deaths appeared to be accidental from carbon monoxide poisoning.  Read Full Story ...

Franklin County deputy accused of putting pepper spray on inmates' pizza resigns

2014-08-29 11:15:00 STLToday.com
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Burger King

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10 am news



Man gets 2 years in Illinois casino fraud case

2014-08-29 10:57:00 BND.com

A 59-year-old Chinese national has been sentenced to two years in prison for bilking more than $50,000 from Illinois casinos.

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Missouri senator a constant presence at rallies

2014-08-29 10:57:00 BND.com

Missouri state senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal is a constant presence in Ferguson since an officer fatally shot an 18-year-old.

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Peoria Civic Center reports $875,000 annual loss

2014-08-29 10:47:00 BND.com

The Peoria Civic Center has reported an annual loss nine times greater than it projected.

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NBC News says Chelsea Clinton quits as reporter

2014-08-29 10:33:00 STLToday.com
A magazine reported that the network was paying her $600,000 a year.  Read Full Story ...

No signs of KC man accused of stealing squad car

2014-08-29 10:22:00 BND.com

Two days after a homeless Kansas City man is accused of stealing a police squad car and abandoning it in northern Missouri, investigators say they've not seen any signs of…

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BACK TO SCHOOL

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2014-08-29 10:18:28 CagleCartoons

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OBAMA'S STRATEGY

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2014-08-29 10:09:07 CagleCartoons

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9 am news



Chicago man delivers his baby girl on expressway

2014-08-29 09:22:00 BND.com

Lincolnwood officials say an off-duty paramedic delivered his baby girl on a Chicago expressway.

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Police identify bicyclist struck in head by lightning in Maryland Heights

2014-08-29 09:15:00 STLToday.com
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Volunteers needed to serve on Glen Carbon Residents' Advisory Board

2014-08-29 09:05:24 kmov.com
The Village of Glen Carbon is searching for five residents to serve as ?at large? members of the Glen Carbon Residents? Advisory Board. Read Full Story ...

Stray Rescue reduces pet adoptions fees for Labor Day weekend

2014-08-29 09:03:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? Stray Rescue of St. Louis this weekend is reducing by half the cost for adopting cats and dogs. Read Full Story ...

Gaza cease fire

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2014-08-29 09:01:44 CagleCartoons

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8 am news



Cochran VA Medical Center to dedicate 10 new vehicles to assist veterans

2014-08-29 08:40:12 kmov.com
Officials at the Cochran VA Medical Center in St. Louis are dedicating 10 new vehicles that will assist St. Louis area veterans. Read Full Story ...

Family feels sorry for girl, 9, who killed their dad with Uzi

2014-08-29 08:36:00 STLToday.com
NEW YORK  ?  The family of an Arizona shooting range instructor accidentally killed by a 9-year-old girl while he was teaching her to use an Uzi say they feel sorry for the child. Read Full Story ...

Police: Charges pending after windows in cars, businesses shot out

2014-08-29 08:30:56 kmov.com
The Rolla Police Department has identified six people accused of shooting out windows in cars and businesses. Read Full Story ...

Lawsuit filed by Kansas City district dismissed

2014-08-29 08:27:00 BND.com

A federal judge has dismissed a racketeering and defamation suit filed by a Kansas City entertainment district against a law firm and two attorneys.

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It's Belleville vs. Normal to kick off the 2014 campaign

Contact reporter Steve Korte at skorte@bnd.com or 239-2522. (BY STEVE KORTE NEWS-DEMOCRAT)
2014-08-29 08:25:00 BND.com

The struggle to find nonconference opponents has led to a filp-flop arrangement between Belleville East and Belleville West and two Normal high schools.

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Missing woman found in wrecked car

2014-08-29 08:16:00 BND.com

A 66-year-old eastern Missouri woman who had been reported missing is hospitalized with moderate injuries after being found in a wrecked car.

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7 am news



MoDOT warns drivers to be aware of 'pavement blow ups'

2014-08-29 07:56:42 kmov.com
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Unleash the hounds

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2014-08-29 07:49:33 CagleCartoons

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Shuttle bus crash jams traffic into O'Hare airport

2014-08-29 07:46:00 BND.com

A shuttle bus has struck a concrete barrier on a road at O'Hare International Airport, clogging traffic heading to one of the terminals at the start of the busy Labor…

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Missouri city paying ex-employee $78,000 to settle sex-discrimination lawsuit

2014-08-29 07:45:00 STLToday.com
The human resources director said the mayor and an alderman spread rumors that she was romantically involved with a superior.  Read Full Story ...

U.S. consumer spending registers first decline since January

2014-08-29 07:35:00 STLToday.com
Income growth slowed to 0.2 percent in July, the weakest showing in seven months. Read Full Story ...

Police investigate motorcycle crash in downtown St. Louis

2014-08-29 07:34:00 STLToday.com
The crash happened at about 11:30 p.m. Thursday. Read Full Story ...

New state law makes it easier for veterans to start new businesses

2014-08-29 07:30:00 STLToday.com
State startup fees will be waived. Read Full Story ...

Two shot at gas station in St. Louis; children in car not hurt

2014-08-29 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Man, woman expected to live. Read Full Story ...

Kansas City man gets lower sentences for 2 deaths

2014-08-29 07:22:00 BND.com

A Jackson County jury has recommended new, lower sentences for a man convicted of two murders in Kansas City.

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Man, woman shot in St. Louis; 3 kids unhurt

2014-08-29 07:21:00 BND.com

St. Louis police are investigating after a man and woman were shot, but three children inside a car were spared.

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Bicyclist critical after being struck by lightning

2014-08-29 07:17:00 BND.com

A suburban St. Louis man is hospitalized in critical condition after being struck by lightning while riding his bicycle.

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Mayor of St. Peters seeking temporary ban on red light cameras

2014-08-29 07:16:36 kmov.com
The mayor of a suburban St. Louis town is seeking a temporary ban on use of red light cameras. Read Full Story ...

Police on the lookout for the "fatal four" driving offenses Labor Day weekend

2014-08-29 07:00:20 kmov.com
Police are warning drivers that they will be cracking down on poor driving behavior this Labor Day weekend. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Ozark to pay ex-employee $78,000 to settle lawsuit

2014-08-29 06:56:00 BND.com

The City of Ozark will pay its former human resources director $78,000 to settle a sex discrimination lawsuit.

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Bicyclist struck in head by lightning in Maryland Heights is in critical condition

2014-08-29 06:45:00 STLToday.com
The man, 51, was in full cardiac arrest and was revived on way to hospital Read Full Story ...

Police investigate accident involving a motorcycle in downtown St. Louis

2014-08-29 06:33:14 kmov.com
Police are investigating following an accident involving a motorcycle in downtown St. Louis late Thursday night. Read Full Story ...

McGraw Live: Ferguson Lawsuit & David Blaustein

2014-08-29 06:15:00 STLToday.com
We team with McGraw Milhaven to bring you the hottest topics of the day, live. Watch now! Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Two shot at gas station in north St. Louis

2014-08-29 05:45:00 STLToday.com
Children in the car were unhurt. Read Full Story ...

Illinois woman charged in infant daughter's death

2014-08-29 05:36:00 BND.com

Police say a western Illinois woman has been charged in connection to the death of her 19-month-old daughter.

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Vigil held for Missouri teen killed by police

2014-08-29 05:17:00 BND.com

A vigil for the teenager who died in a police shooting in Missouri drew people to the Martin Luther King Jr. statue in North Las Vegas.

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Indiana University student dies at sorority house

2014-08-29 05:01:00 BND.com

An Indiana University spokesman says foul play isn't suspected in the death of a 20-year-old student from suburban Chicago at a campus sorority house…

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Meeting draws crowd to Ferguson church to discuss Michael Brown's killing

2014-08-29 05:00:00 STLToday.com
National Public Radio?s Michel Martin hosted meeting. Read Full Story ...

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Sheriff: Illinois man charged for child porn

2014-08-29 04:42:00 BND.com

A 25-year-old southwestern Illinois man has been charged with producing and distributing child pornography.

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Sheriff: Illinois man charged with theft, battery

2014-08-29 04:42:00 BND.com

A southern Illinois man has been charged with stealing copper wire from cellphone towers and fighting with authorities while resisting arrest.

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Missouri couple pleads guilty to Illinois robbery

2014-08-29 04:36:00 BND.com

A St. Louis-area couple has pleaded guilty to robbing an Illinois bank.

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Gaza victors

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2014-08-29 04:12:13 CagleCartoons

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Russian gangster

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2014-08-29 04:11:17 CagleCartoons

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St. Peters mayor wants red light cameras ban

2014-08-29 04:01:00 BND.com

The mayor of a suburban St. Louis town is seeking a temporary ban on use of red light cameras.

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EXCHANGE: Music therapist helps stroke victim

2014-08-29 04:01:00 BND.com

Of all the careers Katie Fitch could have chosen, the 24-year-old Peorian was drawn to music therapy.

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Verdict expected in murder trial of Joliet woman

2014-08-29 03:46:00 BND.com

A verdict is expected to be handed down by a Will County judge in the bench trial of a woman accused in a 2013 murder of two Joliet men.

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Husband of woman killed in I-55 crash sues trucker

2014-08-29 03:27:00 BND.com

The husband of a victim of a crash on Interstate 55 south of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against the driver of the truck that plowed into several slowly moving…

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Illinois Tollway lowers cost of I-PASS temporarily

2014-08-29 03:07:00 BND.com

The upfront cost of an I-PASS account for the Illinois Tollway system is getting cheaper.

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Illinois halts roadwork to speed Labor Day traffic

2014-08-29 03:06:00 BND.com

The Illinois Department of Transportation says it will suspend non-emergency roadwork over the Labor Day weekend to help reduce congestion and speed traffic.

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Ex-Cook County manager charged with fraud

2014-08-29 03:02:00 BND.com

A former Cook County employee who oversaw $10 million in federal grants to help 2008 flood victims is accused of swindling about $330,000 from the program.

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Radical Islam Coexisting

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2014-08-29 01:05:14 CagleCartoons

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Molina confident that he's 'ready to go'

2014-08-29 01:05:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals catcher excels in his final rehab game with Class AA Springfield and says he's ready to start tonight ? in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

2014-08-29 00:37:00 BND.com

College students from West Africa can expect extra health screenings when they arrive to study in the United States. They're part of plans administrators have made as they try to…

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LOCAL CA Brown and Mexico

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2014-08-29 00:35:31 CagleCartoons

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School district ratings show wide divisions within Missouri districts

2014-08-29 00:20:00 STLToday.com
Most school districts earn high marks on review; a few are at risk of losing state accreditation. Read Full Story ...

University City superintendent brace parents for disappointing performance score

2014-08-29 00:15:00 STLToday.com
The district's test scores and overall district performance over the years have put it on the cusp of a downgrade to provisional. Read Full Story ...

Molina: 'Ready to go'

2014-08-29 00:05:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals catcher excels in his final rehab game with Class AA Springfield and says he's ready to start today ? in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Kin Fest Mixed Music Festival adding shine to troubled Kinloch

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
The festival, which organizers hope will become an annual event, aims to improve the community's tarnished image. Read Full Story ...

Critics take aim at new federal contraception rules

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Obama administration attempts to address concerns of religious employers while protecting access to birth control.  Read Full Story ...

Maria Chappelle-Nadal basks in controversy

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
With her daily presence at Ferguson protests, the self-proclaimed ?unpopular? legislator is suddenly very popular in some circles. Read Full Story ...

McClellan gives Bernie the Chicken Little Club password

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Password is 'bawk, bawk;' proper response is 'cluck, cluck.' Read Full Story ...

'Defenders' group says municipal courts violate rights of the poor

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Ferguson should cancel all warrants, fines for nonviolent offenders, lawyers say. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis-area companies push into firearms market with Pocket Shotgun, DoubleTap

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Both companies are marketing small, powerful handguns. There's a reason they're similar. Read Full Story ...

Rams starters sit out loss to Dolphins

2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
After 14-13 loss to Miami, Rams must now cut roster to 53 Saturday. Read Full Story ...

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