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11 pm news

Ellisville moves toward own referendum on St. Louis city and county merger

2017-06-21 23:48:00 STLToday.com
Mayor Adam Paul says "a statewide ballot measure will usurp the (will of) voters of the city of St. Louis and St. Louis County. It's important we get ahead of this. ? Read Full Story ...

Cards take advantage of Phillies

2017-06-21 23:20:00 STLToday.com
Redbirds win in extra innings after trailing 5-0. Read Full Story ...

Off-duty St. Louis officer, suspect reportedly shot in confrontation

2017-06-21 23:15:00 STLToday.com
The scene is in north city near the border with Jennings. Read Full Story ...

10 pm news



Woman intentionally set fire to nursing home in Cahokia, federal indictment says

2017-06-21 22:45:00 STLToday.com
The residents of Cahokia Nursing and Rehab Center were evacuated May 31, 2016 after a fire broke out in one or two of the patient rooms. Read Full Story ...

Senate Republicans set to release health-care bill

2017-06-21 22:30:00 STLToday.com
The bill is an attempt to strike a compromise between existing law and a bill passed by the House in May. Read Full Story ...

Senate GOP set to release health-care bill

2017-06-21 22:03:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON ? Senate Republicans on Thursday plan to release a health-care bill that would curtail federal Medicaid funding, repeal taxes on the wealthy and eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood as part of an effort to fulfill a years-long promise to? Read Full Story ...

Hazelwood honors police officer paralyzed in car crash while on duty

2017-06-21 22:00:00 STLToday.com
Hazelwood Police Officer Craig Tudor, an 12-year veteran of the force, says his family has been overwhelmed by the community support they've received as he takes his recovery "one day at at time." Read Full Story ...

9 pm news



Hazelwood police officer paralyzed in car crash while on duty is lauded by city

2017-06-21 21:15:00 STLToday.com
Hazelwood Police Officer Craig Tudor, an 12-year veteran of the force, says his family has been overwhelmed by the community support they've received as he takes his recovery "one day at at time." Read Full Story ...

FBI: Gunman from Belleville who shot congressman had no target in mind

2017-06-21 21:00:00 STLToday.com
FBI said during a news conference that James T. Hodgkinson did not have any ties to terrorism. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



Hidden Valley to add a zip line attraction, Peak Resorts says

2017-06-21 20:29:00 STLToday.com
The new attraction should be open for business in the fall of 2018. Read Full Story ...

Blues lose Perron to Vegas in expansion draft

2017-06-21 20:00:00 STLToday.com
The Golden Knights made their selection Wednesday and David Perron was the pick from the Blues. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Sending a message: Judge rules Locust Business District violated state laws

2017-06-21 18:00:00 STLToday.com
District property owner sued with goal of improving management of special taxing district. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Police searching for sexual predator who attacks women from behind in south St. Louis

2017-06-21 17:45:00 STLToday.com
Investigators suspect the same man is responsible for four attacks in the Tower Grove South neighborhood and perhaps one Benton Park. Read Full Story ...

Feds charge Metro East man with threatening Trump

2017-06-21 17:13:00 STLToday.com
Metro East man threatened Trump and then taunted the Secret Service, charging documents say. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Former Hannibal, Mo., slave being considered for sainthood

2017-06-21 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Remains of Julia Greeley entombed earlier this month in Denver Read Full Story ...

Dollar store worker stole money, then cut himself and said he was robbed, Wood River police say

2017-06-21 16:30:00 STLToday.com
The employee had given himself minor cuts to allege that he had been robbed and stabbed. Read Full Story ...

Manchester, Mo., reaches out to console Manchester, England

2017-06-21 16:19:00 STLToday.com
A poster being sent across the Atlantic has illustrations of both Manchester city halls, connected by a heart, with the inscription, "Following the tragic events in Manchester, We stand with you." Read Full Story ...

On eve of Senate healthcare bill reveal, White House brings in Missourians to talk about problems with Obamacare

2017-06-21 16:15:00 STLToday.com
Some say Affordable Care Act worked well in beginning, but no longer does Read Full Story ...

Free textbook initiative headed to the University of Missouri system

2017-06-21 16:14:00 STLToday.com
The so-called open-educational resources model will initially make free online textbooks available at 10 classes across the four campuses. Read Full Story ...

Rep. Maxine Waters to give keynote address at St. Louis County NAACP dinner Thursday

2017-06-21 16:10:00 STLToday.com
Senior African-American woman in Congress. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Union: Discipline not necessary in Ohio police kick case

2017-06-21 15:29:11 STLToday.com
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) ? A union official is criticizing an Ohio police chief's proposed 24-hour suspension for an officer who subdued a restrained suspect in a way that appeared to show him kicking the suspect in the head. Read Full Story ...

Crestwood man charged in Sunset Hills bank robbery

2017-06-21 15:00:00 STLToday.com
The robber walked up to the teller and presented a note demanding money and later ran off with an undetermined amount of cash. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Confirmed: Blues lose Perron to Vegas in expansion draft

2017-06-21 14:50:00 STLToday.com
The Golden Knights turned in their selection Wednesday morning and David Perron was the pick from the Blues, according to a league source. Read Full Story ...

Pit bull mauls 2 kids strapped in car seats inside minivan

2017-06-21 14:45:38 STLToday.com
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) ? A pit bull burst through a backyard fence, made its way into a nearby minivan and mauled two young children as they sat helplessly strapped into their car seats, police said. Read Full Story ...

Wacha starts with a chance to assert his place in rotation

2017-06-21 14:22:00 STLToday.com
PHILADELPHIA ? With 19 games in the next 19 days before the All-Star break, there isn't much wiggle room when it comes to getting breaks for starters or rewiring the rotation. Read Full Story ...

Hickey College in St. Louis stops accepting new student applications

2017-06-21 14:22:00 STLToday.com
The plan is to close the college within two years because of low enrollment. Read Full Story ...

F-16 jet catches fire, crashes during takeoff in Houston

2017-06-21 14:11:35 STLToday.com
HOUSTON (AP) ? Officials say a pilot ejected from an F-16 fighter jet that caught fire and crashed during takeoff from Ellington Airport in Houston while on a training flight. Read Full Story ...

University of Missouri may rescind Bill Cosby's honorary degree

2017-06-21 14:04:00 STLToday.com
The system's board of curators is expected to take up the matter this week. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Boy from St. Louis area stuck and killed by log near Gulf Shores as tropical storm approaches

2017-06-21 13:58:00 STLToday.com
Authorities say the child was vacationing with his family. Read Full Story ...

Boy from St. Louis area struck and killed by log near Gulf Shores as tropical storm approaches

2017-06-21 13:58:00 STLToday.com
Authorities say the child was vacationing with his family. Read Full Story ...

Pit bull attacks kids strapped in car seats inside minivan

2017-06-21 13:35:43 STLToday.com
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) ? Police in Pennsylvania say a pit bull escaped from its yard and somehow got into a minivan, attacking a 2-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy as they sat strapped into their car seats. Read Full Story ...

STL entrepreneur putting 'bit o' the green' in pizzas

2017-06-21 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Shaun Gallagher is part of family that owns Waterloo restaurant Read Full Story ...

STL entrepreneur putting 'bit o' the green' on pizza

2017-06-21 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Shaun Gallagher is part of family that owns Waterloo restaurant Read Full Story ...

24-hour suspension proposed in Ohio officer head-kick case

2017-06-21 13:24:11 STLToday.com
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) ? An Ohio police chief has recommended a 24-hour suspension for an officer who subdued a restrained suspect in a way that appeared to show him kicking the suspect in the head. Read Full Story ...

Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

2017-06-21 13:21:00 STLToday.com
SAN ANTONIO (AP) ? A former Texas nurse who prosecutors say may be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 young children was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge for the second time in recent weeks. Read Full Story ...

F-16 jet catches fire at Houston airport; pilot ejects

2017-06-21 13:15:00 STLToday.com
HOUSTON (AP) ? Officials say an F-16 fighter jet caught fire while attempting to take off at Ellington Airport in Houston and the pilot ejected. Read Full Story ...

Don't get too excited yet about that 'Downton Abbey' movie

2017-06-21 13:09:00 STLToday.com
Hurdles still must be overcome before production can start. Read Full Story ...

Pulitzer leads Missourians in charity donations, report says

2017-06-21 13:00:00 STLToday.com
STL art patron Emily Rauh Pulitzer has given $47.5M since 2000 Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Woman charged with shooting another over stolen phone in Holly Hills neighborhood

2017-06-21 11:45:00 STLToday.com
She was taken to a hospital in critical condition. Read Full Story ...

Top Illinois debt owners unlikely to sell if bonds cut to junk

2017-06-21 11:31:00 STLToday.com
State could face another rating cut on July 1. Read Full Story ...

TV review: Spike's 'The Mist' is murky and boring

2017-06-21 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Thriller is another bad adaptation of a Stephen King story. Read Full Story ...

Regional Chamber releases some details as review of CEO continues

2017-06-21 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Defense attorney Robert Haar of Haar & Woods is the Executive Committee's new 'independent counsel,' according to an email from Chamber spokesman David Baldridge. Baldridge said Haar is assisting the committee with its review of allegations against Reagan, but did? Read Full Story ...

Missouri sues three drug companies for pushing painkillers

2017-06-21 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Missouri sued three large drug companies today for hiding the addictive risks of prescription painkillers, which have been blamed for an epidemic of opioid abuse and overdose deaths. Read Full Story ...

Blues' new home jerseys feature white numbers

2017-06-21 11:06:00 STLToday.com
The changes in the Blues' new jersey are fairly subtle, but there is one major difference. Read Full Story ...

Blues face Hitchcock, Stars in home opener on Oct. 7

2017-06-21 11:05:00 STLToday.com
Regular season opener will be at Pittsburgh on Oct. 4 Read Full Story ...

June 21 minor league report: Martini mashes in Memphis win

2017-06-21 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Memphis right fielder Nick Martini led the team to an 8-3 win Tuesday by hitting four-for-five with a home run. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Audit shows Missouri faces $3 billion tax credit liability

2017-06-21 10:28:00 STLToday.com
Nicole Galloway says policymakers should consider the impact tax credits have on the budget. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



FBI: Gunman from Belleville acted alone in shooting of congressman

2017-06-21 09:28:00 STLToday.com
FBI said during a news conference that James T. Hodgkinson did not have any ties to terrorism. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Sheila E. headlining Cedric the Entertainer and Friends at the Peabody Opera House

2017-06-21 08:34:00 STLToday.com
An Evening with Cedric the Entertainer and Friends with headliner Sheila E. will take place Oct. 21 at the Peabody Opera House. Read Full Story ...

Sunset Hills police arrest suspect in bank robbery

2017-06-21 08:30:00 STLToday.com
The teenager walked up to the teller and presented a note demanding money and later fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



2 more admit to drug dealing that led to Missouri slaying

2017-06-21 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Prosecutors said the killing was part of a meth distribution conspiracy. Read Full Story ...

Tipsheet: Pirates spring to life, tighten NL Central

2017-06-21 06:39:00 STLToday.com
With Pittsburgh teeing off on the Brewers, the National League Central got even tighter. But the Pirates, like the Cardinals, have to wonder how long this can last. Read Full Story ...

If you've got a gun, St. Louis wants you to have a lock, too

2017-06-21 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Visit City Hall 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 21 to pick up a lock. Read Full Story ...

Man survives being shot twice in head in St. Louis

2017-06-21 06:30:00 STLToday.com
The attack happened in the city's O'Fallon neighborhood. Read Full Story ...

Fight over aging bridge in St. Louis County nears resolution

2017-06-21 06:20:00 STLToday.com
On Tuesday, after a lengthy public hearing, the St. Louis County Council approved acquiring easements necessary for the construction of the bridge on one condition: the property own who will benefit must also contribute something to the project. Read Full Story ...

New York teen dies after falling down abandoned elevator shaft

2017-06-21 06:20:00 STLToday.com
The teen was on the roof of an abandoned hospital when he fell through its roof and down the shaft, authorities said. Read Full Story ...

Man arrested after robbery, chase and dive into Missouri River tells police he has regrets

2017-06-21 06:10:00 STLToday.com
Austin Denson, 44, of Wentzville, facing multiple charges. Read Full Story ...

BenFred: Has Brett Cecil turned the corner?

2017-06-21 06:06:00 STLToday.com
Much-maligned reliever has looked like a different pitcher the past month Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Ortiz: It might pay for Cardinals to be sellers

2017-06-21 05:45:00 STLToday.com
Let?s not kid ourselves and pretend this 25-man roster has World Series potential. Read Full Story ...

Carpenter and Fowler set the tone, Cardinals erupt for 7 in 11th

2017-06-21 05:30:00 STLToday.com
Carpenter, Fowler trigger wild inning with back-to-back walks. Read Full Story ...

Blues expected to lose Perron as Vegas' big night arrives

2017-06-21 05:10:00 STLToday.com
The NHL awards show ? The Esposito Tonys? The Klefbom Oscars? ? traditionally marks the end of the preceding season. With a champion already determined, the league now bestows awards to players based on their in-season performance. It is the? Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Who's hot (Piscotty), who's not (Garcia) for Cards

2017-06-21 04:34:00 STLToday.com
It took a while, but the Cardinals broke out in the 11th inning to extend their offensive upturn. Stephen Piscotty delivered the key hit while settling back into the No. 3 slot. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Some funding for Scottrade renovations could come from parking revenue, treasurer says

2017-06-21 00:00:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis treasurer Tishaura Jones says her office will help pay for expensive upgrades to the Scottrade Center. Read Full Story ...

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