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11 pm news
Weekend events herald summer's last hurrah2014-08-29 23:30:00 STLToday.com
Highland QB Geiger kicks off season with five trips to the end zone2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
10 pm news
Maroons come up short against Wildcats2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
In series finale, O'Fallon kicker McCann, defense help Panthers past Cahokia2014-08-29 22:57:00 BND.com
On a night when the O'Fallon offense sputtered just a bit, junior Tucker McCann provided a lift.Read Full Story ...
Lancers give Coach Funk a triumphant homecoming2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
St. Louis Streets Department warns citizens of ?twisted? traffic signals2014-08-29 22:39:26 kmov.com
Homicide detectives investigating double shooting in north St. Louis2014-08-29 22:31:52 kmov.com
Engine trouble force cancellation of Amtrak train2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Parks, Mascoutah pull away from Central2014-08-29 22:21:00 BND.com
Mascoutah's speed came as advertised Friday.Read Full Story ...
Althoff earns season-opening win, beats Collinsville 34-142014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Police searching for man accused of robbing De Soto bank2014-08-29 22:10:08 kmov.com
9 pm news
New details released in July shooting where police went to wrong address2014-08-29 21:50:05 kmov.com
Authorities may seize Ill. hotels they believe to be drug havens2014-08-29 21:34:36 kmov.com
Fair in Queeny Park features artists from around the country2014-08-29 21:34:00 STLToday.com
Authorities looking for man who stabbed acquaintance2014-08-29 21:14:53 kmov.com
Budget deficit means Hazelwood officials face 'tough decisions"2014-08-29 21:00:00 STLToday.com
8 pm news
St. Louis County officer suspended for YouTube rant retires2014-08-29 20:44:00 STLToday.com
Man gets 20-year term for shooting medical student in St. Louis as she pleaded for her life2014-08-29 20:30:00 STLToday.com
Ingleside middle school teacher wanted for assault2014-08-29 20:02:00 BND.com
A suburban Chicago grade school teacher is wanted on allegations he sexually assaulted a girl.Read Full Story ...
7 pm news
U of I facing scrutiny over job-offer decision2014-08-29 19:45:00 STLToday.com
Prosecutors charge Oklahoma officer with rape2014-08-29 19:30:00 STLToday.com
Residents talk abut Ferguson's image, future2014-08-29 19:05:08 kmov.com
6 pm news
Doctors in St. Louis concerned about respiratory virus in children2014-08-29 18:44:25 kmov.com
Accident closes three lanes of I-270 near I-642014-08-29 18:20:31 kmov.com
Police: One of two victims shot in car in north St. Louis2014-08-29 18:10:53 kmov.com
5 pm news
LABOR DAYBillDay@cagleblog.com (Bill Day)
holiday funJoepBertrams@cagleblog.com (Joep Bertrams)
Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Crews removing paving around manhole covers in downtown St. Louis2014-08-29 17:15:02 kmov.com
Residents help victims of north St. Louis gas station shooting2014-08-29 17:05:03 kmov.com
Labor DayMiltPriggee@cagleblog.com (Milt Priggee)
Man charged with robbing De Soto bank after police recognize him2014-08-29 17:02:00 STLToday.com
Gov. Nixon requests help from SBA for businesses affected by Ferguson2014-08-29 17:00:00 STLToday.com
4 pm news
Obama Projects WeaknessNateBeeler@cagleblog.com (Nate Beeler)
Budget deficit means Hazelwood officials face 'touch decisions"2014-08-29 16:34:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to lineup; Gonzales to start Saturday2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Molina returns to lineup, while Robinson's season ends2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Holliday, Peralta combine to give Cards early 2-1 lead2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Cards, Miller clinging to 2-1 lead through 4 1/2 innings2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Soler power: Cubs tie game on solo homer, 2-22014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Soler Power, Take 2: Cubs ignite a rout in eighth inning2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Cubbies' kids flex power, rout Cardinals2014-08-29 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Labor Day Parade For Job CreatorsRJMatson@cagleblog.com (RJ Matson)
The suitEricAllie@cagleblog.com (Eric Allie)
3 pm news
Illinois governor grants 38 clemency requests2014-08-29 15:57:00 BND.com
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on 124 clemency petitions, granting 38 and denying 86.Read Full Story ...
Back to schoolJimmyMargulies@cagleblog.com (Jimmy Margulies)
State report: Normandy district still declining2014-08-29 15:51:06 kmov.com
Prairie Farms cuts 66 jobs in St. Louis County2014-08-29 15:39:27 kmov.com
American rudenessDaveGranlund@cagleblog.com (Dave Granlund)
ISIS Labor DayRickMcKee@cagleblog.com (Rick McKee)
Water back on at SEMO after pipe break2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Obama ISIS StrategyRickMcKee@cagleblog.com (Rick McKee)
Case of mentally impaired teen highlights interrogation shortfalls, attorney says2014-08-29 15:10:00 STLToday.com
Edwardsville looking to build on success of last season2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
2 pm news
Black Jack man charged with robbing and shooting man in St. Louis2014-08-29 14:59:00 STLToday.com
Deputy resigns over pepper spray incident2014-08-29 14:51:55 kmov.com
Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
MoDOT: All lanes and exits on I-64 opening Friday2014-08-29 14:29:48 kmov.com
30-year prison terms in Decatur home invasion2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Burger King and BieberJohnDarkow@cagleblog.com (John Darkow)
NRA Kids and UzisDaveGranlund@cagleblog.com (Dave Granlund)
Names released for 3 who died in Jefferson County2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Ferguson police get body cameras after shooting2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Over 60 Prairie Farms employees laid off in Hazelwood2014-08-29 14:06:36 kmov.com
City makes early preparations for firstname.lastname@example.org(mwinte)
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Public invited to weigh in on St. Elizabeth's move2014-08-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Post-Dispatch seeks juvenile court records2014-08-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
1 pm news
Obama GOP and International Climate Change AgreementDarylCagle@cagleblog.com (Daryl Cagle)
Police: Man found dead in north St. Louis alleyway identified2014-08-29 13:43:41 kmov.com
Monument dedicated at suburban Chicago cemetery2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Several downtown St. Louis streets impacted by Labor Day Parade Monday2014-08-29 13:26:49 kmov.com
Friday Night Lights: high school football scores and schedule2014-08-29 13:23:00 BND.com
Here are Friday's high school football schedules and scores for area teams:Read Full Story ...
Jackstadt details tax firstname.lastname@example.org(btucker)
EAC to feature Summer Zone email@example.com(jbiggs)
12 pm news
Detective's work led to renewed Quincy death probe2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
Former Wisconsin deputy charged with killing wife, sister-in-law2014-08-29 12:55:00 STLToday.com
Bird Bytes: Molina's return right on time2014-08-29 12:43:00 STLToday.com
2nd cop loses job over Ferguson protest threats2014-08-29 12:41:00 BND.com
Another St. Louis area police officer is out of a job over threats to Ferguson shooting protesters found online.Read Full Story ...
Illinois DNR issues long-awaited fracking rules2014-08-29 12:20:00 STLToday.com
Black studies programs aid in understanding U.S.2014-08-29 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
American Indian Education Days scheduled2014-08-29 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
State agency issues long-awaited 'fracking' rules2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
Quinn announces LCCC investment2014-08-29 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
11 am news
Authorities release names of 3 killed by carbon monoxide poisoning in Fenton2014-08-29 11:54:18 kmov.com
Meth suspects were not members of Illinois church2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Half-off adoption fees offered at Stray Rescue of St. Louis through Monday2014-08-29 11:45:32 kmov.com
Outbreak of summer colds looks more like winter flu2014-08-29 11:33:00 STLToday.com
Names released of three found dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning near Fenton2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Two motorcyclists hurt when car runs red light in downtown St. Louis2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Names released of 3 found dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning near Fenton2014-08-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Franklin County deputy accused of putting pepper spray on inmates' pizza resigns2014-08-29 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Burger KingAdamZyglis@cagleblog.com (Adam Zyglis)
10 am news
Man gets 2 years in Illinois casino fraud case2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Missouri senator a constant presence at rallies2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Peoria Civic Center reports $875,000 annual loss2014-08-29 10:47:00 BND.com
The Peoria Civic Center has reported an annual loss nine times greater than it projected.Read Full Story ...
NBC News says Chelsea Clinton quits as reporter2014-08-29 10:33:00 STLToday.com
No signs of KC man accused of stealing squad car2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
BACK TO SCHOOLRandyBish@cagleblog.com (Randy Bish)
OBAMA'S STRATEGYRandyBish@cagleblog.com (Randy Bish)
9 am news
Chicago man delivers his baby girl on expressway2014-08-29 09:22:00 BND.com
Lincolnwood officials say an off-duty paramedic delivered his baby girl on a Chicago expressway.Read Full Story ...
Police identify bicyclist struck in head by lightning in Maryland Heights2014-08-29 09:15:00 STLToday.com
Volunteers needed to serve on Glen Carbon Residents' Advisory Board2014-08-29 09:05:24 kmov.com
Stray Rescue reduces pet adoptions fees for Labor Day weekend2014-08-29 09:03:00 STLToday.com
Gaza cease fireTaylorJones@cagleblog.com (Taylor Jones)
8 am news
Cochran VA Medical Center to dedicate 10 new vehicles to assist veterans2014-08-29 08:40:12 kmov.com
Family feels sorry for girl, 9, who killed their dad with Uzi2014-08-29 08:36:00 STLToday.com
Police: Charges pending after windows in cars, businesses shot out2014-08-29 08:30:56 kmov.com
Lawsuit filed by Kansas City district dismissed2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
It's Belleville vs. Normal to kick off the 2014 campaignContact reporter Steve Korte at firstname.lastname@example.org or 239-2522. (BY STEVE KORTE NEWS-DEMOCRAT)
The struggle to find nonconference opponents has led to a filp-flop arrangement between Belleville East and Belleville West and two Normal high schools.Read Full Story ...
Missing woman found in wrecked car2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
7 am news
MoDOT warns drivers to be aware of 'pavement blow ups'2014-08-29 07:56:42 kmov.com
Unleash the houndsPeterLewis@cagleblog.com (Peter Lewis)
Shuttle bus crash jams traffic into O'Hare airport2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
Missouri city paying ex-employee $78,000 to settle sex-discrimination lawsuit2014-08-29 07:45:00 STLToday.com
U.S. consumer spending registers first decline since January2014-08-29 07:35:00 STLToday.com
Police investigate motorcycle crash in downtown St. Louis2014-08-29 07:34:00 STLToday.com
New state law makes it easier for veterans to start new businesses2014-08-29 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Two shot at gas station in St. Louis; children in car not hurt2014-08-29 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Kansas City man gets lower sentences for 2 deaths2014-08-29 07:22:00 BND.com
A Jackson County jury has recommended new, lower sentences for a man convicted of two murders in Kansas City.Read Full Story ...
Man, woman shot in St. Louis; 3 kids unhurt2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Bicyclist critical after being struck by lightning2014-08-29 07:17:00 BND.com
A suburban St. Louis man is hospitalized in critical condition after being struck by lightning while riding his bicycle.Read Full Story ...
Mayor of St. Peters seeking temporary ban on red light cameras2014-08-29 07:16:36 kmov.com
Police on the lookout for the "fatal four" driving offenses Labor Day weekend2014-08-29 07:00:20 kmov.com
6 am news
Ozark to pay ex-employee $78,000 to settle lawsuit2014-08-29 06:56:00 BND.com
The City of Ozark will pay its former human resources director $78,000 to settle a sex discrimination lawsuit.Read Full Story ...
Bicyclist struck in head by lightning in Maryland Heights is in critical condition2014-08-29 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Police investigate accident involving a motorcycle in downtown St. Louis2014-08-29 06:33:14 kmov.com
McGraw Live: Ferguson Lawsuit & David Blaustein2014-08-29 06:15:00 STLToday.com
5 am news
Two shot at gas station in north St. Louis2014-08-29 05:45:00 STLToday.com
Illinois woman charged in infant daughter's death2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Vigil held for Missouri teen killed by police2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Indiana University student dies at sorority house2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
Meeting draws crowd to Ferguson church to discuss Michael Brown's killing2014-08-29 05:00:00 STLToday.com
4 am news
Sheriff: Illinois man charged for child porn2014-08-29 04:42:00 BND.com
A 25-year-old southwestern Illinois man has been charged with producing and distributing child pornography.Read Full Story ...
Sheriff: Illinois man charged with theft, battery2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Missouri couple pleads guilty to Illinois robbery2014-08-29 04:36:00 BND.com
A St. Louis-area couple has pleaded guilty to robbing an Illinois bank.Read Full Story ...
Gaza victorsRainerHachfeld@cagleblog.com (Rainer Hachfeld)
Russian gangsterArendVanDam@cagleblog.com (Arend Van Dam)
St. Peters mayor wants red light cameras ban2014-08-29 04:01:00 BND.com
The mayor of a suburban St. Louis town is seeking a temporary ban on use of red light cameras.Read Full Story ...
EXCHANGE: Music therapist helps stroke victim2014-08-29 04:01:00 BND.com
Of all the careers Katie Fitch could have chosen, the 24-year-old Peorian was drawn to music therapy.Read Full Story ...
3 am news
Verdict expected in murder trial of Joliet woman2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Husband of woman killed in I-55 crash sues trucker2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
Illinois Tollway lowers cost of I-PASS temporarily2014-08-29 03:07:00 BND.com
The upfront cost of an I-PASS account for the Illinois Tollway system is getting cheaper.Read Full Story ...
Illinois halts roadwork to speed Labor Day traffic2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
Ex-Cook County manager charged with fraud2014-08-29 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.Read Full Story ...
1 am news
Radical Islam CoexistingSteveGreenberg@cagleblog.com (Steve Greenberg)
Molina confident that he's 'ready to go'2014-08-29 01:05:00 STLToday.com
12 am news
Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students2014-08-29 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…Read Full Story ...
LOCAL CA Brown and MexicoWolverton@cagleblog.com (Wolverton)
School district ratings show wide divisions within Missouri districts2014-08-29 00:20:00 STLToday.com
University City superintendent brace parents for disappointing performance score2014-08-29 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Molina: 'Ready to go'2014-08-29 00:05:00 STLToday.com
Kin Fest Mixed Music Festival adding shine to troubled Kinloch2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Critics take aim at new federal contraception rules2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Maria Chappelle-Nadal basks in controversy2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
McClellan gives Bernie the Chicken Little Club password2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
'Defenders' group says municipal courts violate rights of the poor2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis-area companies push into firearms market with Pocket Shotgun, DoubleTap2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Rams starters sit out loss to Dolphins2014-08-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
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