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11 pm news

Large hail, damaging winds possible during Labor Day

2014-08-31 23:53:36
Meteorologist Kristen Cornett says storms on Monday may produce large hail and damaging winds. Read Full Story ...

Holliday carries Cards again

2014-08-31 23:38:00
Slugger caps red-hot weekend with four more RBIs as Cards rally for 9-6 win. Read Full Story ...

Video: Bosnian festival celebrates 10th year in south St. Louis

2014-08-31 23:34:10
2014 marks the 10th year for the Bosnia Festival in south St. Louis. Every year, the festival reminds Sadik Kukic to think how far he and his friends have come since he came here 20 years ago after fleeing a prisoner camp in Bosnia. Read Full Story ...

Wacha has successful outing at Class AA

2014-08-31 23:30:00
Cards notebook ? Pitcher could make another rehab appearance or return to majors. Read Full Story ...

Storms roll through Midwest with strong winds

2014-08-31 23:10:00

Severe storms swept across Iowa on Sunday, with heavy rains flooding some roadways and strong wind gusts toppling trees and downing power lines.

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9 pm news

Arnold man, 23, dies in crash on I-55

2014-08-31 21:54:00
JEFFERSON COUNTY ? A 23-year-old man from Arnold was killed Sunday morning after his car veered left, hit the median barrier and overturned on northbound I-55 in the Festus area. Read Full Story ...

Weighty GOP (Randall Enos)
2014-08-31 21:30:19 CagleCartoons

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Little League team honored with parade in Vegas

2014-08-31 21:05:00

A Las Vegas team was honored with a parade down the Strip after its return from the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

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8 pm news

Collinsville man faces charges for allegedly stalking woman

2014-08-31 20:45:50
Police say a Collinsville man is now facing charges after he allegedly stalked a woman and broke into a church in Glen Carbon, Illinois. Read Full Story ...

$100 million being invested in St. Louis/Chicago rail project

2014-08-31 20:24:21
More than $100 million dollars is being invested in the high speed rail project connecting St. Louis to Chicago. Read Full Story ...

Double shooting leaves one man dead on North 19th Street

2014-08-31 20:15:00
Man found dead; woman transported to hospital. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news

Holliday knocks in four more as Cards pull into tie for first

2014-08-31 19:30:00
Cards' left fielder has nine RBIs in last two games. Cubs lead 5-0 in second but Cards rally for 9-6 victory. Wong appears OK after snapping his head against ground.  Read Full Story ...

Driver killed after accident on Highway 55 Sunday morning

2014-08-31 19:09:38
Police say the driver of a vehicle was killed after his vehicle struck a cable barrier, and overturned on northbound Highway 55 Sunday morning. Read Full Story ...

Ferguson police start wearing body cameras

2014-08-31 19:00:00

Police in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old have started wearing body cameras.

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6 pm news

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

2014-08-31 18:00:00

Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a…

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5 pm news

Newborn baby found alive inside Illinois trash bin

2014-08-31 17:30:00
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. ? Police say a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin in the central Illinois community of Jacksonville is in good condition. Read Full Story ...

Plea hearing set in Mamtek case

2014-08-31 17:20:00

A plea hearing is set for this week for a former Mamtek CEO accused of committing fraud in a failed effort to build an artificial sweetener plant in central Missouri.

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ALS Money Bucket (Gary McCoy)
2014-08-31 17:09:33 CagleCartoons

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Ferguson police are using body cameras

2014-08-31 17:09:00
The devices made their debut in the north county city as police monitored a protest march on Saturday. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news

County adds $240K to defend Ferguson lawsuit

2014-08-31 16:55:00

Boone County could spend nearly $450,000 by the end of the year to defend itself and county employees in a lawsuit filed by a man whose murder conviction was vacated.

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Man shot, killed in confrontation with KC police

2014-08-31 16:52:46
Kansas City police say a man has been shot and killed during a confrontation with officers. Read Full Story ...

Holliday knocks in four more as Cards overtake Cubs

2014-08-31 16:45:00
Cards' left fielder has nine RBIs in last two games. Cubs lead 5-0 in second but Cards rally for 9-6 victory.  Read Full Story ...

Payday lenders to face stronger scrutiny

2014-08-31 16:34:17
Payday lenders in Kentucky are coming under increasing restrictions because of a pair of laws passed by the state and federal governments at the start of the decade. Read Full Story ...

Ferguson shooting could shift county exec contest

2014-08-31 16:31:02
The fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson could alter the political dynamics of the upcoming election for St. Louis County executive. Read Full Story ...

Rauner vow revives governor's mansion question

2014-08-31 16:30:00
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. ? It's been more than a decade since an Illinois governor lived full time at the state's Executive Mansion, but once again a Chicago-area candidate's promise to make his home… Read Full Story ...

One dead, another injured during double shooting in north St. Louis Sunday

2014-08-31 16:18:29
Police say one man was killed and a woman was injured during a double shooting in north St. Louis Sunday afternoon. Read Full Story ...

Peralta, Molina drive in runs in 7th as Cards tie Cubs 6-6

2014-08-31 16:15:00
Chicago had led 5-0 after scoring five runs in second inning.  Wong injured in tumble trying to make catch.  Read Full Story ...

3 pm news

Crash at gas station starts fire, causes injuries

2014-08-31 15:47:00
A crash Sundayafternoon at a Phillips 66 gas station at 3700 Union Boulevard in St. Louis sparked a small fire and sent several people to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Read Full Story ...

Choate allows HR; Cubs go up 6-4

2014-08-31 15:45:00
Lackey taken out in seventh inning. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis Police investigating double shooting

2014-08-31 15:33:00
Man found dead; woman transported to hospital. Read Full Story ...

St. Louisans flock to Labor Day weekend festivals

2014-08-31 15:28:00
Japanese Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden and Greek Festival at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church continue Monday. Read Full Story ...

Wong, Holliday bring Cards back to 5-4

2014-08-31 15:10:00
Cubs' Wood knocked from game in fifth inning.  Read Full Story ...

2 pm news

Holliday hits third homer in two games

2014-08-31 14:35:00
Cardinals still trail Cubs 5-1 after four innings.  Read Full Story ...

Ride sharing and government (Eric Allie)
2014-08-31 14:17:20 CagleCartoons

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McLean County man found dead on roadside

2014-08-31 14:05:00

A McLean County man has been found dead in rural central Illinois.

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1 pm news

Lackey error leads to five-run Cubs' second

2014-08-31 13:58:00
Valbuena hits 2nd homer of series and it's 5-0, Chicago. Read Full Story ...

Gonzales or Lyons could start on Thursday

2014-08-31 13:05:00
Motte goes on rehab assignment. Lyons, Gonzales, Greenwood optioned to Springfield ? but they don't really leave.  Read Full Story ...

Sam goes unclaimed on waivers

2014-08-31 13:00:00
He's now eligible to be signed to the practice squad of any NFL team, including the Rams. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news

Quinn to live on minimum wage for week

2014-08-31 12:38:39
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping to show first-hand what it's like to live on the state's minimum wage of $8.25 an hour. Read Full Story ...

Body recovered near river north of downtown

2014-08-31 12:26:00
Fire Department land and marine units on scene, near First and O'Fallon streets. Read Full Story ...

WHO: Senegal Ebola case 'a top priority emergency'

2014-08-31 12:24:00
DAKAR, Senegal ? The effort to contain Ebola in Senegal is "a top priority emergency," the World Health Organization said Sunday, as the government continued tracing everyone who came in conta… Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Police investigate shooting in north St. Louis

2014-08-31 11:44:28
Police say an 18-year-old man is in stable condition following a shooting in north St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Dick Cheney approved (John Cole)
2014-08-31 11:27:54 CagleCartoons

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Friday night lights: High school football scores

2014-08-31 11:25:00

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

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Saturday's high school sports scores

2014-08-31 11:25:00

Here are Saturday's high school sports scores for area teams:

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10 am news

Infection affecting west-central Illinois soybeans

2014-08-31 10:30:00

There is evidence of the beginning of a soybean crop infection in some parts of west-central Illinois.

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Bank loans used to collect unpaid medical bills

2014-08-31 10:30:00

A health system with hospitals in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Wisconsin has started working with a bank to offer interest-free loans to patients with unpaid medical bills.

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Slight chance of rain during summer's last hurrah in St. Louis

2014-08-31 10:16:00
Temperatures are expected to top out at about 90 degrees today as St. Louisans make their way to festivals, swimming pools and the art fair at Queeny Park. Read Full Story ...

Man brings 2 military flares to Illinois sheriff

2014-08-31 10:15:00

Authorities in southern Illinois moved jail inmates and evacuated a restaurant after a man came to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office with empty casings of two military flares.

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State inheritance laws can be complex issues

2014-08-31 10:00:00
Question: Recently I was speaking with my mother about some family history.  Like any family, ours is not one without internal conflicts.  She told me about how her father was entirely cut out of his Read Full Story ...

9 am news

4 shot to death in Chicago suburb of Elmhurst

2014-08-31 09:20:00

Police have found four family members shot to death in the western Chicago suburb of Elmhurst.

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Ferguson's flashpoint sparks national outrage

2014-08-31 09:15:00

They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All…

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National Bar Association to file open records request in St. Louis

2014-08-31 09:11:19
The National Bar Association is seeking more information about officer involved shootings across the country. Read Full Story ...

8 am news

Police: Suspect in custody after bank robbery in DeSoto Friday

2014-08-31 08:59:14
Police say they have the suspect in custody who robbed the First State Community Bank in DeSoto Friday. Read Full Story ...

Cahokia Police search for suspect after pursuit, crash on I-255

2014-08-31 08:39:44
Police in Cahokia are looking for a suspect who led them on a chase on I-255 Saturday night. Read Full Story ...

4 am news

Quinn announces opening of Algonquin bypass

2014-08-31 04:05:00

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has announced that the Algonquin bypass will be opening Sept. 4 after three years of construction on the project.

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Road named for Ill. soldier killed in Afghanistan

2014-08-31 04:05:00

Part of a road southwest of Chicago has been named after a soldier killed in Afghanistan earlier this year.

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Gov. Quinn announces $14.4 million in park grants

2014-08-31 04:05:00

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has announced $14.4 million in investments for park development and storm water management on Chicago's south side and south suburbs.

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2 am news

Ice bucket show (Luojie)
2014-08-31 02:29:59 CagleCartoons

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Ice bucket party (Luojie)
2014-08-31 02:28:13 CagleCartoons

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1 am news

Bernie: Sam's story is still one of success

2014-08-31 01:30:00
Sam?s time with Rams was a triumph in many ways. Read Full Story ...

12 am news

Ferguson-Florissant , University City are 2 school districts on the brink

2014-08-31 00:45:00
A group of school districts in north St. Louis County raise concerns over performance, even as some show promise. Read Full Story ...

Trouble spots among north St. Louis County schools have state's attention

2014-08-31 00:45:00
A group of school districts in north St. Louis County raise concerns over performance, even as some show promise. Read Full Story ...

Republic Services struggles to gain trust as it deals with landfill headache

2014-08-31 00:15:00
Company has spent $125 million to fix problems at the Bridgeton Landfill, but some are still worried about the radioactive dump next door.  Read Full Story ...

McClellan: Forgotten decimal point wipes out quilter's bank account

2014-08-31 00:15:00
Correcting a $9,915 utility payment is easier said than done.  Read Full Story ...

Exelon pulled into West Lake problems

2014-08-31 00:15:00
Republic Services could seek to recoup costs from companies that generated landfill waste.  Read Full Story ...

Exelon doubts EPA will order removal of West Lake radioactive waste

2014-08-31 00:15:00
Chicago-based energy giant among potentially responsible parties at the Republic Services-owned landfill. Read Full Story ...

On turning 40, how about 40 acts of kindness?

2014-08-31 00:05:00
It can take years of practice, reinforcement and witnessing small and large gestures of grace that create considerate adults. And even then, we need reminders. Read Full Story ...

EXCHANGE: group promotes eco-friendly shopping

2014-08-31 00:02:00

Marilyn Carlson came to Angelo's Fresh Market in McHenry to pick up a couple of bell peppers, which she planned to use for dinner later in the evening.

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EXCHANGE: Premature baby defies odds, comes home

2014-08-31 00:01:00

William Nyberg was expected to die.

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New fall talk shows aim to be 'Real,' authentic

2014-08-31 00:00:00
"The Real," "Meredith Vieira Show" both target female audiences. Read Full Story ...

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