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8 pm news

As homes expand, Town and Country looks to set rules

2016-06-29 20:45:00 STLToday.com
Mayor Jon Dalton and other officials are proposing a raft of municipal code changes under a ?neighborhood preservation initiative? Read Full Story ...

Illinois governor, lawmakers may be near budget deal

2016-06-29 20:30:00 STLToday.com
The House and Senate were expected to be in session Thursday with the expectation that they'll have a budget deal to vote on. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



Cardinals, Royals scoreless after 3

2016-06-29 19:00:00 STLToday.com
Diaz gets clean bill of health but is still out of the lineup Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Washington University donor struck and killed in New York

2016-06-29 18:37:00 STLToday.com
Stephanie Dains and her husband had given over $5 million to their alma mater in recent years. Read Full Story ...

Judge notes contradictions in woman's story accusing ex-Wellston cop of forced sex

2016-06-29 18:30:00 STLToday.com
The accused, formerly a resource officer at Normandy High School, is charged with having sex with a student. Read Full Story ...

Gun lockup truck ready to launch in downtown St. Louis, but still 'ironing out licensing issues'

2016-06-29 18:30:00 STLToday.com
The company plans to launch the truck in time for a Cardinals home stand beginning July 15. Read Full Story ...

Gov. Nixon backs cross-state transmission line

2016-06-29 18:12:00 STLToday.com
The line will carry wind energy from Kansas to population centers further east. Read Full Story ...

Nixon backs cross-state transmission line

2016-06-29 18:12:00 STLToday.com
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5 pm news



Man gets 30 months for using Maryland Heights company's money for strippers

2016-06-29 17:00:00 STLToday.com
John David Berrett embezzled from his Maryland Heights-based company to lavish gifts and cash on online strippers, blaming a porn addiction. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Ferguson woman charged in beating of Metrolink security guard after video was posted to Facebook

2016-06-29 16:45:00 STLToday.com
A video of the attack has made rounds on social media. Read Full Story ...

Court says lawsuit against Missouri's Bass Pro can proceed

2016-06-29 16:45:00 STLToday.com
EEOC found that only 4.3 percent of the retailer's employees in 2010 were black Read Full Story ...

Bridgeton police trying to find identity of uncommunicative man

2016-06-29 16:37:00 STLToday.com
The department said the man was "originally located in Bel-ridge at the Family Dollar, 8919 Natural Bridge Road." Read Full Story ...

Bridgeton police learn identity of uncommunicative man

2016-06-29 16:37:00 STLToday.com
The department said the man was "originally located in Bel-ridge at the Family Dollar, 8919 Natural Bridge Road." Read Full Story ...

Molina slips to second in All-Star voting

2016-06-29 16:35:00 STLToday.com
Late push puts Posey in lead by 107,000 votes Read Full Story ...

Diaz out of the lineup for second straight day

2016-06-29 16:35:00 STLToday.com
Garcia starts at shortstop; Molina falls to second in All-Star voting Read Full Story ...

SIUE Archaeology Field School Featured for ?Digging Up History"

2016-06-29 16:30:00 SIUE.edu

Participants in the SIUE Archaeology Field School are braving the heat this summer, in pursuit of historic artifacts. Julie Zimmermann Holt, professor of anthropology in the SIUE College of Arts and Sciences, is leading the group’s efforts at the dig site located on campus.

The work of the SIUE Archaeology Field School was featured by writer Scott Cousins in an article posted Wednesday, June 29 on MyJournalCourier.com.

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Watch out, ISIS, you're now in the crosshairs of . . . a Missouri gubernatorial candidate

2016-06-29 16:15:00 STLToday.com
Greitens anti-ISIS promotion the latest element in a heavily militaristic campaign for governor. Read Full Story ...

Gordo: NHL buzzes with blockbuster trades

2016-06-29 16:10:00 STLToday.com
The Edmonton Oilers were desperate for defensive help. So the team made an awful trade on crazy day in the NHL. P.K. Subban also moved while Steven Stamkos stayed. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Sunset Hills fills top administrative post

2016-06-29 15:56:00 STLToday.com
Eric Sterman will be the city's first administrator/city clerk. Read Full Story ...

Trip home from Cardinals game could be slow for some

2016-06-29 15:52:00 STLToday.com
Lane closures coming on two interstates Read Full Story ...

VA pushes back on McCaskill bill to help WWII vets who claim mustard-exposure

2016-06-29 15:45:00 STLToday.com
VA, DOD still say there is no evidence of mustard gas experiments at Camp Crowder Read Full Story ...

So long, swimsuits: Miss Teen USA replacing them with athletic wear

2016-06-29 15:23:00 STLToday.com
The reigning Miss Teen USA applauded the move. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Illinois newspapers tell Rauner, lawmakers 'Do Your Job'

2016-06-29 14:36:00 STLToday.com
They are demanding the state's political leaders end the year-old budget stalemate. Read Full Story ...

Wife of mega-donor Rex Sinquefield among final appointees to Mizzou Review Commission

2016-06-29 14:25:00 STLToday.com
The wife of a conservative mega-donor will join a now fully-appointed panel tasked with taking a closer look at the University of Mizzou, after racial justice protests last year led lawmakers to threaten funding cuts. Read Full Story ...

Cleveland relaxes rules on protest marches at GOP convention

2016-06-29 14:18:00 STLToday.com
Civil rights groups call it a victory for free speech rights. Read Full Story ...

Area Navy man pulls duty on historic vessel

2016-06-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Cody Schierding spending July 4 on "Old Ironsides" warship Read Full Story ...

Sailor from St. Charles County pulls duty on historic vessel

2016-06-29 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Cody Schierding spending July 4 on "Old Ironsides" warship Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Fairview Heights man attacked with knife while working in his yard

2016-06-29 13:18:00 STLToday.com
Man knew his attacker, but authorities did not reveal a motive. Read Full Story ...

STL Arts & Education Council announces 2017 award winners

2016-06-29 13:15:00 STLToday.com
Steven Woolf, Mike Isaacson bring stage presence to awards gala Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



MU's Chadwick falls short in 100 freestyle

2016-06-29 12:49:00 STLToday.com
Former Mizzou All-American Sam Tierney advances to 200 breaststroke semifinals at U.S. Trials. Read Full Story ...

Goold: Carpenter stakes claim to the leadoff crown

2016-06-29 12:45:00 STLToday.com
Carpenter is either the most productive modern leadoff hitter in the game or one of the most productive ... ever. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz chat: Carpenter, Reyes and Weaver for ... Mike Trout?

2016-06-29 12:40:00 STLToday.com
It began with an STLtoday.com reader visiting Jesus Ortiz's weekly chat and challenging the Post-Dispatch sports columnist to "play GM for a day: What can you do at the trade deadline to help the Cards' outfield?" Read Full Story ...

PAT SUMMITT

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2016-06-29 12:29:05 CagleCartoons

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Senate committee passes plan for Delta Queen to again steam on the Mississippi

2016-06-29 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Federal exemption on ship requirements would be restored Read Full Story ...

11 am news



New fire station construction on schedule

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2016-06-29 11:58:00 theintelligencer.com
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EHS fares well at FFA convention

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2016-06-29 11:55:00 theintelligencer.com
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Late mother serves as source of inspiration

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2016-06-29 11:51:00 theintelligencer.com
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Big bangs expected over the weekend

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2016-06-29 11:50:00 theintelligencer.com
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Museum offering summer online learning

2016-06-29 11:48:00 theintelligencer.com
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City fishing derby winners announced

2016-06-29 11:47:00 theintelligencer.com
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Laumeier plans summer events

2016-06-29 11:46:00 theintelligencer.com
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SELFJUSTICE

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2016-06-29 11:44:32 CagleCartoons

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LCCC recognizes its GED graduates

2016-06-29 11:42:00 theintelligencer.com
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Missing Kirkwood man's car found, but no sign of him

2016-06-29 11:40:00 STLToday.com
He is without medication and police are concerned about the heat. Read Full Story ...

Pair use stolen truck and stolen trailer to steal motorcycle in Franklin County

2016-06-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
The man and woman were arrested after the Franklin County Sheriff's Department received a call Tuesday morning that the motorcycle was stolen from a dealership in Stanton. Read Full Story ...

Couple use stolen truck and stolen trailer to steal motorcycle in Franklin County

2016-06-29 11:30:00 STLToday.com
The man and woman were arrested after the Franklin County Sheriff's Department received a call Tuesday morning that the motorcycle was stolen from a dealership in Stanton. Read Full Story ...

Let the gun bill veto override campaign begin

2016-06-29 11:16:00 STLToday.com
Gov. Jay Nixon likely to use surrogates to spread the word about safety while GOP and NRA focus on allowing people to defend themselves Read Full Story ...

These female TV cops forget troubles, solve crimes

2016-06-29 11:00:00 STLToday.com
From Jane Tennison to "Marcella," these are some of our favorite detectives with problems. Read Full Story ...

Employee carjacked outside Post-Dispatch building

2016-06-29 11:00:00 STLToday.com
He was not injured, but the robbers took his wallet and car. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Pope Francis and Rainbow Holy Spirit

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2016-06-29 10:57:46 CagleCartoons

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Benghazi

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2016-06-29 10:57:00 CagleCartoons

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European Union

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2016-06-29 10:46:29 CagleCartoons

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Blunt first Senate candidate to push new Facebook ad feature

2016-06-29 10:45:00 STLToday.com
Meanwhile, pro-Blunt Super PAC says it'll spend $2.5 million on TV ads. Read Full Story ...

Governor signs new restrictions on TIF incentives for developers

2016-06-29 10:35:00 STLToday.com
Cities could issue the tax breaks only for demolition and land clearance if TIF for the project is opposed by regional commissions. Read Full Story ...

Gov. Nixon signs new restrictions on TIF incentives for developers

2016-06-29 10:35:00 STLToday.com
Cities could issue the tax breaks only for demolition and land clearance if TIF for the project is opposed by regional commissions. Read Full Story ...

Two arrested in fatal shooting of man in St. Louis

2016-06-29 10:30:00 STLToday.com
The victims were shot in the area of Vandeventer Avenue and Martin Luther King Drive, then drove to Ashland Avenue where a family member lived. Read Full Story ...

July 4th painter

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2016-06-29 10:29:58 CagleCartoons

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Death in Turkey

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2016-06-29 10:09:20 CagleCartoons

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leave now

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2016-06-29 10:08:44 CagleCartoons

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'Dating Naked' is a thing, so what other reality TV should strip down?

2016-06-29 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Nudity could add a whole new twist to familiar shows. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Rio Olympics 2016 sewage

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2016-06-29 09:42:25 CagleCartoons

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Fireworks and injuries

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2016-06-29 09:23:21 CagleCartoons

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Pair steal motorcycle with stolen truck and stolen trailer in Franklin County

2016-06-29 09:05:00 STLToday.com
The man and woman were arrested after the Franklin County Sheriff's Department received a call Tuesday morning that the motorcycle was stolen from a dealership in Stanton, Mo. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Zika Virus Comes To Capitol Hill

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2016-06-29 08:21:49 CagleCartoons

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Europe and Referenda

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2016-06-29 08:17:31 CagleCartoons

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Benghazi smoking gun

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2016-06-29 08:10:21 CagleCartoons

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7 am news



2 missing Minnesota boys found dead, submerged in lake

2016-06-29 07:39:00 STLToday.com
The boys went missing Tuesday evening. Read Full Story ...

Raasch: Groundhog Day in DC, as told in Blunt and Pelosi videos

2016-06-29 07:30:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON ? ?Groundhog Day? is often used to reference the ever-looping political fights in this city. The newest twist on the theme can be found in two short election-year videos, one last week featuring current Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi,? Read Full Story ...

Police investigate overnight armed robbery in the Central West End

2016-06-29 07:15:00 STLToday.com
The incident took place around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the 4900 block of McPherson Avenue. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



meaning of IS

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2016-06-29 06:28:27 CagleCartoons

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LOCAL PA Standardized testing and poverty

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2016-06-29 06:14:30 CagleCartoons

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Dispatcher: 'Gunshots closer, multiple people screaming' at Orlando nightclub

2016-06-29 06:01:00 STLToday.com
Written logs released Tuesday said the first "shots fired" calls came in at 2:02 a.m. with a report of "multiple people down." Read Full Story ...

5 am news



41 dead in Istanbul airport attack blamed on Islamic State

2016-06-29 05:30:00 STLToday.com
Islamic State suspected in shootings, explosions that also wounded nearly 150. Read Full Story ...

It's Easier to Lie & Get a Gun Than Lie & Get a Credit Card

2016-06-29 05:30:00 STLToday.com
One case shows how the simplest forms of identity theft can foil the current gun background check process. Read Full Story ...

Istanbul Airport

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2016-06-29 05:26:02 CagleCartoons

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Meals on Wheels, rides to doctor in doubt for seniors as Illinois budget crisis rolls on

2016-06-29 05:00:00 STLToday.com
As Illinois legislatures convene just days before the end of fiscal year 2016, senior service providers grapple with 18 months of funding cutbacks. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Campus departments represent SIUE at local Goshen Market

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2016-06-29 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
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Sexual assault task force works to boost efforts, applies for national grant

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2016-06-29 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
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Edwardsville fire station plans to open in September

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2016-06-29 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
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2 am news



Brexit hangover

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2016-06-29 02:47:32 CagleCartoons

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Ahora es el Trumpexit

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2016-06-29 02:17:28 CagleCartoons

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Cards beat KC, add to excellent road record

2016-06-29 02:00:00 STLToday.com
Carpenter has another big night in KC to help Cards win. Read Full Story ...

Cards add to stellar road record, now have to figure out Busch

2016-06-29 02:00:00 STLToday.com
If the Cardinals want to establish themselves as second-half threats, home is where the heart will have to be. They'll play 19 of their next 22 games at Busch Stadium. Read Full Story ...

1 am news



Senior service providers prepare for worst as Illinois nears new fiscal year without a budget

2016-06-29 01:30:00 STLToday.com
As Illinois legislatures convene just days before the end of fiscal year 2016, senior service providers grapple with 18 months of funding cutbacks. Read Full Story ...

West Point cadet from St. Louis dies after trying save someone from drowning, family says

2016-06-29 01:30:00 STLToday.com
Tom Surdyke, 19, is a West Point cadet and son of Missouri-based motorsports company owner Tim Surdyke. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Suicide attack at Istanbul airport kills dozens

2016-06-29 00:30:00 STLToday.com
Islamic State suspected in shootings, explosions that also wounded nearly 150. Read Full Story ...

The end of the globalization

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2016-06-29 00:18:24 CagleCartoons

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Mizzou gets pledge from 'under the radar' Utah forward

2016-06-29 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Jacoby Kemp, unheralded 6-9 prospect, announces late commitment to MU's 2016 class. Read Full Story ...

BenFred: Pena's return must mean more rest for Molina

2016-06-29 00:10:00 STLToday.com
Brayan Pena is back. The Cardinals' initial plan to get Molina more rest should be, too. Read Full Story ...

BenFred: With Pena back, Cards must rest Molina more

2016-06-29 00:10:00 STLToday.com
Brayan Pena is back. The Cardinals' initial plan to get Molina more rest should be, too. Read Full Story ...

Patriotic cocktails for the Fourth of July

2016-06-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
As they always say, it's not the Fourth without a fifth. And if you plan to celebrate America's independence, there are few ways to do it better than with a cocktail (or three) that allows you to fly your favorite? Read Full Story ...

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