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10 pm news

Police searching for suspects behind robbery, kidnapping at strip club

2014-10-22 22:41:29 kmov.com
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Tensions escalate in Ferguson amid leaks about Brown shooting investigation

2014-10-22 22:34:33 kmov.com
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8 pm news



Cyclists in St. Louis concerned about delay of installation of bike lanes

2014-10-22 20:39:47 kmov.com
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7 pm news



Tough but fair: Retiring Carlyle coach was a big part of two state titles, his players’ lives

2014-10-22 19:10:00 BND.com

He has been an integral part of two state championships, nearly won one as a player, and has coached and mentored thousands of players and stdents in 35 years of…

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6 pm news



Indiana killings case prompt Illinois searches

2014-10-22 18:56:00 BND.com

Illinois authorities are investigating whether a man who Indiana investigators say has confessed to killing seven women recently may have traveled to Chicago's south suburbs shortly before his arrest last…

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Police called to 3500 Pennsylvania for another St. Louis murder

2014-10-22 18:56:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? Homicide detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a male victim in the 3500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in the south side of the city, police officials said. Read Full Story ...

Police called to Gravois Park neighborhood for another St. Louis murder

2014-10-22 18:56:00 STLToday.com
Shooting was in the 3500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. Read Full Story ...

Protest against police brutality blocks Ga freeway

2014-10-22 18:51:00 BND.com

Demonstrators who say they were taking part in a week of resistance to police brutality temporarily blocked rush hour traffic on a busy freeway through downtown Atlanta.

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Reward at $12,000 in killing of Kansas City girl

2014-10-22 18:41:00 BND.com

The reward for information about suspects in a drive-by shooting that killed a 6-year-old Kansas City girl is now up to $12,000.

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Zero-interest loans available for business affect by protesters

2014-10-22 18:40:51 kmov.com
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Video: Bruce Rauner speaks to News 4

2014-10-22 18:31:17 kmov.com
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Man who attempted suicide in Jennings jail dies; family calls for investigation

2014-10-22 18:24:00 STLToday.com
JENNINGS ? A man who police said tried to hang himself in the Jennings city jail on Oct. 4 died on Tuesday, according to St. Louis County police. Read Full Story ...

Man who police say attempted suicide in Jennings jail dies; family calls for investigation

2014-10-22 18:24:00 STLToday.com
He dies weeks after he apparently tried to hang himself. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Biden in Illinois: Each vote for Democrats crucial

2014-10-22 17:56:00 BND.com

Vice President Joe Biden is pressing for Illinois voters to rally behind Democrats during the approaching election, calling each vote crucial to advancing the party's progress in health care, education…

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Small lot could become Frontenac's first public park

2014-10-22 17:51:00 STLToday.com
Owner is offering to donate parcel in return for tax write-off. Read Full Story ...

East St. Louis lineman Terry Beckner named top recruit in nation by ESPN

2014-10-22 17:44:00 BND.com

Already one of the most sought after recruits in the country, East St. Louis Flyers senior Terry Beckner Jr. was elevated to the No. 1 senior football recruit in the…

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Illinois man sentenced in hacking conspiracy

2014-10-22 17:36:00 BND.com

Federal prosecutors in Tulsa say an Illinois man has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for his role in a computer hacking conspiracy that hit the U.S. Navy,

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VP says Democrats working to protect middle class

2014-10-22 17:31:00 BND.com

Vice President Joe Biden says he's campaigning for Illinois Democrats because they're working hard to protect the middle class.

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Letter from Washington: Ben Bradlee's enduring legacy

2014-10-22 17:30:00 STLToday.com
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What effect will leaks have on the Michael Brown, Jr. shooting case?

2014-10-22 17:26:59 kmov.com
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Expert: Autopsy doesn't show if Brown went for gun

2014-10-22 17:16:27 kmov.com
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Biden stumps for Illinois Democrats

2014-10-22 17:11:00 BND.com

Vice President Joe Biden says Illinois Democrats he's campaigning for are defenders of the middle class, and plenty is at stake with the approaching elections.

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Ferguson committee gets a storefront

2014-10-22 17:04:00 STLToday.com
The "I ? Ferguson" committee had been working out of the Corner Coffee House. Read Full Story ...

Blackwater guards found guilty in Iraq shootings

2014-10-22 17:00:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad, an incident that inflamed anti-American sentiment aro… Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



SIUE Alum Rennecker Named to National Economic Development Board

2014-10-22 16:52:17 SIUE.edu

Barry Mayor Shawn Rennecker earned a master?s in public administration from SIUE. The Jacksonville Journal-Courier highlighted Rennecker in a story posted Monday, Oct. 20. He was elected as a board director for the National Rural Economic Developers Association.

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Charges not filed against several Ferguson protesters

2014-10-22 16:48:27 kmov.com
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Weather too good as new storm warnings debut

2014-10-22 16:37:00 BND.com

The Storm Prediction Center has two new threat levels for its weather outlooks, but the weather is too nice for anyone to really notice.

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People pushing for more victim?s rights in Illinois gather in Belleville

2014-10-22 16:34:32 kmov.com
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Webster council OKs revised law that allows open carry

2014-10-22 16:33:00 STLToday.com
Some members said vote that brings municipal ordinance in line with state law was cast reluctantly. Read Full Story ...

Editor defends Sun-Times after reporter quits

2014-10-22 16:32:00 BND.com

The publisher and editor of the Chicago Sun-Times has denied a former reporter's claims that the newspaper's owners improperly influenced newsroom decisions during the governor's race.

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I'M CANADIAN

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2014-10-22 16:31:33 CagleCartoons

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Man, 79, killed in 2-vehicle crash in Warren County

2014-10-22 16:31:00 STLToday.com
WARREN COUNTY ? A 79-year-old Columbia, Mo., man was killed this morning in a two-vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 70 east of Wright City. Read Full Story ...

Key features of rigorous new US Ebola monitoring

2014-10-22 16:26:00 BND.com

Rigorous monitoring of travelers arriving from Ebola-stricken West African countries is being implemented to keep the virus from spreading in the United States.

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Missouri Republicans call for Ebola travel ban

2014-10-22 16:08:00 STLToday.com
Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn't doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak. Read Full Story ...

Nigeria truce is shaky, no news of abducted girls

2014-10-22 16:00:00 STLToday.com
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria ? Days after Nigeria's military raised hopes with the announcement that Islamic extremists had agreed to a cease-fire, Boko Haram is still fighting and there is no word on t… Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



SEC challenges bankrupt billionaire's spending on food, friends

2014-10-22 15:59:00 STLToday.com
Government's trying to recover $400 million after a jury found him liable for using offshore trusts to hide stock and make illegal trades. Read Full Story ...

Reporter resigns following Rauner complaint

2014-10-22 15:51:00 BND.com

An Illinois political reporter says he's resigned after being put on temporary leave when Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner's campaign accused him of having a conflict of interest.

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Canada Terror

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2014-10-22 15:38:13 CagleCartoons

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Supporters of Marsy's Law gather at St. Clair courthouse

2014-10-22 15:35:53 kmov.com
Supporters of a victim's rights amendment in Illinois packed the steps of the St. Clair County Courthouse Wednesday morning. Read Full Story ...

Activists confront officers inside St. Louis County Police headquarters

2014-10-22 15:30:00 STLToday.com
Demonstrations planned at four other sites Wednesday afternoon and evening.  Read Full Story ...

Missouri governor seeks federal aid for storms

2014-10-22 15:22:00 BND.com

Gov. Jay Nixon is seeking a federal disaster declaration for 20 northern Missouri counties that were raked by severe storms last month.

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Emanuel picks Summers as new Chicago treasurer

2014-10-22 15:21:00 BND.com

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's choice for the city's new treasurer is an executive with an asset-management firm.

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'Dirty Dancing' at the Fox doesn't measure up to memory

2014-10-22 15:15:00 STLToday.com
Dialogue gets in the way of good dance numbers. Read Full Story ...

School bus driver cited in collision

2014-10-22 15:02:00 BND.com

The driver of a suburban Kansas City school involved in a collision that injured 13 students has been cited for trying to make an unsafe U-turn.

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2 pm news



GOP Fairy Tale

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2014-10-22 14:59:42 CagleCartoons

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LOCAL PA Castille and McCaffery

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2014-10-22 14:46:22 CagleCartoons

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Pontoon Beach murder suspect extradited from Mexico

2014-10-22 14:45:00 STLToday.com
Authorities tracked Fernando Gallegos-Ochoa for three years. Read Full Story ...

Protesters march inside St. Louis County Police Department headquarters

2014-10-22 14:36:47 kmov.com
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Logan County Board delays coal waste storage vote

2014-10-22 14:32:00 BND.com

The future of an Elkhart mine, along with more than 300 jobs, will remain unclear for at least another month.

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Mount Zion launches new rebranding initiative

2014-10-22 14:27:00 BND.com

Mount Zion has unveiled a new 15-foot-tall sign meant to welcome commuters driving along the highway to the village.

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Committee mulls fundraising campaign again

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2014-10-22 14:10:00 theintelligencer.com
A proposal for a marketing campaign to raise money for three parks in the city of Edwardsville initially ran into a roadblock, but the Administrative and Community Services Committee approved the prop Read Full Story ...

Emergency crews called to elementary school for overheated furnace

2014-10-22 14:08:18 kmov.com
Emergency crews were called to Flynn Park Elementary School in University City, Missouri Wednesday afternoon after a furnace overheated. Read Full Story ...

Speed limit on curve considered

btucker@edwpub.net(btucker)
2014-10-22 14:00:00 theintelligencer.com
 Major improvements to Old Troy road have been shelved for now, but Glen Carbon officials are taking a different approach to safety concerns. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Divided Voters

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2014-10-22 13:59:37 CagleCartoons

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Camel maker Reynolds snuffs out workplace smoking

2014-10-22 13:56:00 STLToday.com
No more cigarettes, cigars or pipes in the company's offices, conference rooms and elevators. Read Full Story ...

Police probe East St. Louis killing

2014-10-22 13:46:00 BND.com

East St. Louis police are investigating the beating and strangling of a man during a suspected robbery.

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Man accused in 2011 shooting death in custody

2014-10-22 13:44:00 BND.com

A man who spent three years on the run after being charged in connection with a deadly southwestern Illinois shooting is in custody in Illinois after being captured in his…

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McDonald's profits drop

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2014-10-22 13:40:32 CagleCartoons

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The top 20 US cities for tech startup funding

2014-10-22 13:40:00 BND.com

When you think of tech startups, you probably think Northern California. Companies there receive the largest share of funding from venture capitalists, but there are several other notable pockets around…

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local FLMUD FIGHT

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2014-10-22 13:37:23 CagleCartoons

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St. Charles man, 18, gets 10 years in prison for robbing cabbie

2014-10-22 13:24:00 STLToday.com
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Police: soldier, gunman dead in Ottawa shootings

2014-10-22 13:22:00 STLToday.com
OTTAWA, Ontario   ?  Police say a Canadian soldier who was shot as he stood guard at a war memorial in the country's capital has died. Read Full Story ...

2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

2014-10-22 13:22:00 STLToday.com
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Three trustee seats up for grabs in April

btucker@edwpub.net(btucker)
2014-10-22 13:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Three Glen Carbon Trustees will look to retain their seats on the Village Board in the April election. Read Full Story ...

Bernie: Cards must avoid complacency

2014-10-22 13:05:00 STLToday.com
As the Cardinals plan for 2015, they should be careful about assuming they'll get a certain level of performance from their players. And their manager.  Read Full Story ...

Class bubbles over with excitement

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2014-10-22 13:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Michael Rockwell?s third grade class at Woodland Elementary was told to bring in cotton gloves last week.   Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Armed robbery suspect sought in Madison County

2014-10-22 12:32:40 kmov.com
The Madison County Sheriff?s Office is searching for a man accused of an armed robbery at a Godfrey, Illinois gas station early Wednesday morning. Read Full Story ...

Woman pleads guilty in $3 million fraud scheme

2014-10-22 12:22:00 BND.com

A Kansas City woman has pleaded guilty to a $3 million fraud that forced her employer to declare bankruptcy and close the business.

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O'Fallon, Ill., man beaten and strangled during robbery in East St. Louis

2014-10-22 12:15:00 STLToday.com
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Special Olympics offers flag football

2014-10-22 12:15:00 theintelligencer.com
Families, volunteers and spectators will be cheering on men, women, boys and girls ? all Special Olympics athletes - as they compete in Flag Football. On Saturday November 1, 2014, Special Olympics Il Read Full Story ...

Final fling planned at children's garden

2014-10-22 12:15:00 theintelligencer.com
Enjoy one final fall adventure in the Doris I. Schnuck Children?s Garden as we celebrate its seasonal closing. Join us for a weekend full of fun activities to celebrate the changing of the seasons on Read Full Story ...

Dental students serve almost 190 kids

2014-10-22 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
Southern Illinois University?s School of Dental Medicine hosted more than 180 children between the ages of 3 and 13 during this year?s Give Kids A Smile Day Monday, Oct. 13 at the School?s main clinic Read Full Story ...

Rep to host a Shakespeare classic

2014-10-22 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis presents the comedy A Midsummer Night?s Dream by William Shakespeare and directed by Paul Mason Barnes. This enchanting play will be performed on the Browning Mainst Read Full Story ...

History Is Being Erased

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2014-10-22 12:07:54 CagleCartoons

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Scary investments you should try to avoid

2014-10-22 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
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How much car insurance do you need to carry?

2014-10-22 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
It's a common question: How much car insurance do I need? Unfortunately, there's no black and white answer: It depends a lot on what coverage you need and what kind of deductible you feel comfortable Read Full Story ...

North-central Illinois city to sell rail line

2014-10-22 12:01:00 BND.com

The north-central Illinois city of Peru is selling its more than three mile stretch of rail line for $1.25 million.

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Incoming Chicago archbishop won't live in mansion

2014-10-22 12:01:00 BND.com

The next archbishop of Chicago will live in the rectory at Holy Name Cathedral instead of the archdiocese's North State Parkway mansion.

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Autumn's activities attract area residents, visitors

2014-10-22 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Autumn weekends provide great opportunities for scenic drives  and visits to area farms and orchards.  Families can search for pumpkins, collect gourds, sample cider, and pick apples. Read Full Story ...

Two STL directors named as Eisenhower Fellows

2014-10-22 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Tom Etling, Jorge Riopedre will travel abroad to study services  Read Full Story ...

Man found dead after car ran off road in Alorton had been shot, police say

2014-10-22 12:00:00 STLToday.com
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11 am news



De Soto woman dies in Jefferson County crash

2014-10-22 11:56:00 BND.com

A 40-year-old Jefferson County woman died in a one-car accident Tuesday night after veering off the road and hitting a tree.

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Chicago hospitalizes 2 air travelers from Liberia

2014-10-22 11:46:00 BND.com

Chicago's new infectious disease network has mobilized for the first time, transferring two O'Hare International Airport travelers from Liberia to hospitals for monitoring.

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Lighthouse

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2014-10-22 11:43:42 CagleCartoons

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Chicago Bears Chairman speaks to DeKalb students

2014-10-22 11:41:00 BND.com

Messages delivered by the Chicago Bears chairman have stuck with a group of fifth-graders at a DeKalb elementary school.

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Protester squabbles cut meeting with chief short

2014-10-22 11:36:00 BND.com

An impromptu meeting between Ferguson protesters and the St. Louis County police chief was cut short by a shouting match involving a smaller group of participants.

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Man pleads guilty in wife's laptop beating death

2014-10-22 11:21:00 BND.com

A 61-year-old St. Louis County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to using a laptop computer in his wife's beating death.

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DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES AND OBAMA

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2014-10-22 11:20:31 CagleCartoons

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Another Ebola Hot Zone

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2014-10-22 11:19:21 CagleCartoons

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Papal roundup

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2014-10-22 11:11:23 CagleCartoons

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Man gets 40 years prison in grandmother's death

2014-10-22 11:07:00 BND.com

A southern Illinois has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting his role in the beating and stabbing death of his 84-year-old adoptive grandmother.

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Ben Bradlee RIP

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2014-10-22 11:02:05 CagleCartoons

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10 am news



Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

2014-10-22 10:50:10 kmov.com
Michael Brown?s official autopsy shows the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him, two experts said in a published report Wednesday. Read Full Story ...

In Canada

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2014-10-22 10:33:24 CagleCartoons

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Breakfast with Bernie: Austin Davis might be a keeper

2014-10-22 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Welcome to "Breakfast with Bernie," a daily take on the sports world brought to you from the First Bank Studio. Read Full Story ...

RIP Ben Bradlee Caricature

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2014-10-22 10:28:39 CagleCartoons

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Springfield fireworks show to include cremains

2014-10-22 10:17:00 BND.com

James Carver, who died in 2008, is getting a heavenly send off this weekend in Springfield.

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9 am news



Spot will cost you: Pet rents become apartment fad

2014-10-22 09:57:00 BND.com

Man's best friend is taking a bite out of renters' wallets.

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Town and Country man admits beating wife to death with a laptop

2014-10-22 09:45:00 STLToday.com
William Lynn Gunter initially told police his wife must have fallen down stairs. Read Full Story ...

2 Missouri colleges patching up relationship

2014-10-22 09:42:00 BND.com

The only two colleges in southeast Missouri say they're strengthening their working relationship to better provide educational opportunities for residents in the area.

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Body in Mississippi River ID'ed as barge worker

2014-10-22 09:11:00 BND.com

The Adams County coroner has identified a body pulled from the Mississippi River as a barge worker who went missing two weeks ago.

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8 am news



KCI overhaul base gets Southwest Airlines contract

2014-10-22 08:57:00 BND.com

The aircraft overhaul base at Kansas City International Airport has signed a three-year contract to do maintenance work for Southwest Airlines.

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Missouri woman dies after shooting last week

2014-10-22 08:42:00 BND.com

A Missouri woman who was shot last week has died and law enforcement officers say her son is a suspect.

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Retired priest suspended by St. Louis archdiocese

2014-10-22 08:38:32 kmov.com
The Archdiocese of St. Louis has suspended Rev. John J. Ghio who allegedly sexually abused a minor in the 1980s. Read Full Story ...

Multi-vehicle accident closes four right lanes of I-70 near I-270

2014-10-22 08:28:15 kmov.com
A multi-vehicle collision has forced four right lanes of westbound Interstate 70 closed. Read Full Story ...

County council wants expedited cleanup of creek

2014-10-22 08:11:00 BND.com

The St. Louis County Council has unanimously endorsed a resolution calling for expedited cleanup of Coldwater Creek following a state health study showing high rates of cancers in north St.

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Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent

2014-10-22 08:06:00 STLToday.com
The increase amounts to about $20 a month for the typical Social Security recipient. Read Full Story ...

united strength

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2014-10-22 08:03:37 CagleCartoons

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From our archives: Monsanto loses case on dioxin in 1987

2014-10-22 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The 44-month trial was the longest in history and included more than 6,000 exhibits and 140 witnesses.  Read Full Story ...

7 am news



De Soto woman killed when car hits tree in Jefferson County

2014-10-22 07:50:00 STLToday.com
Heather M. Michael, 40, died at a hospital about an hour after the crash on Tuesday night. Read Full Story ...

Russian submarine

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2014-10-22 07:40:35 CagleCartoons

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3 dead in another violent day in St. Louis

2014-10-22 07:38:00 BND.com

St. Louis police are investigating another violent day and night, with three people killed and at least four others injured.

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Farmer reports soybean bushels stolen in Illinois

2014-10-22 07:22:00 BND.com

An Iowa farmer says someone has stolen about $18,000 worth of soybeans from 18 acres on his farm in Illinois.

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Iowa man pleads guilty to Missouri bank robbery

2014-10-22 07:18:00 BND.com

An Iowa man has pleaded guilty to his part in a Missouri bank robbery after which the suspects left their loot in a tree.

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Westbound lanes of Manchester in west St. Louis County closed due to accident with injuries

2014-10-22 07:14:15 kmov.com
An injury accident has forced all westbound lanes of Manchester at Dietrich road to close. Read Full Story ...

Sheriff: Horse dies, person hurt in Illinois crash of 2 vehicles, buggy

2014-10-22 07:00:00 STLToday.com
A truck swerved and hit a Jeep, and one of the vehicles struck a horse-drawn buggy. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Homicide investigating after body found inside car in an Illinois field

2014-10-22 06:55:14 kmov.com
Homicide is investigating after a body was found in Alorton, Illinois early Wednesday morning. Read Full Story ...

Masked suspect shows gun, takes cash from south St. Louis gas station

2014-10-22 06:42:10 kmov.com
A masked suspect took cash out of a gas station register during an armed robbery in south St. Louis late Tuesday night, according to police. Read Full Story ...

NY man gets 130 years in prison for 2 killings

2014-10-22 06:42:00 BND.com

A New York man who eluded capture for two years in the killing of two people by disguising himself as a woman has been sentenced to 13- years in prison.

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Chase ends when suspect hops fence, is found in SUV at Illinois car dealership

2014-10-22 06:12:27 kmov.com
An overnight car chase, involving three stolen cars from a car dealership in Nashville, Illinois, ended when one suspect jumped a fence at an O?Fallon, Illinois dealership and hid in the back of an SUV. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Sheriff: Horse dies, person hurt in Illinois crash

2014-10-22 05:23:00 BND.com

Douglas County authorities say at least one person has been hospitalized and a horse has been fatally injured after a crash involving a buggy and two other vehicles.

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Illinois man pleads guilty in 2007 sexual assault

2014-10-22 05:22:00 BND.com

A central Illinois man has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a girl in 2007.

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Police: Illinois man in gorilla mask robs store

2014-10-22 05:22:00 BND.com

Police have arrested a man who they say wore a gorilla mask to rob a Washington gas station at knifepoint.

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Police: East St. Louis man dies after beating

2014-10-22 05:22:00 BND.com

Police say a man who was beaten and robbed after leaving a friend's house in East St. Louis has died from his injuries.

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Missouri officer charged in $37,000 theft

2014-10-22 05:13:00 BND.com

An Elsberry police sergeant has been charged with breaking into his stepmother's house and stealing $37,000 hidden in a briefcase.

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Jailer: Missouri inmate tries to contact victim

2014-10-22 05:13:00 BND.com

A southeastern Missouri inmate is facing an additional charge after a jailer discovered him trying to send mail to a person set to testify against him.

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Jailer: Missouri inmate tries to contact victim, stop

2014-10-22 05:13:00 STLToday.com
He was arrested in late September on charges of domestic assault, resisting arrest and endangering a child. Read Full Story ...

Jailer: Missouri inmate tries to contact victim, stop testimony against him

2014-10-22 05:13:00 STLToday.com
He was arrested in late September on charges of domestic assault, resisting arrest and endangering a child. Read Full Story ...

Man convicted in officer's killings paroled

2014-10-22 05:02:00 BND.com

A man convicted of second-degree murder in the shooting deaths of two Springfield police officers in 1985 is getting out of prison next week.

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4 am news



Self, Weber expected at Wayne McClain funeral

2014-10-22 04:17:00 BND.com

Both Kansas basketball coach Bill Self and Kansas State coach Bruce Weber are expected to attend the funeral for former Illinois assistant coach Wayne McClain in Champaign.

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EXCHANGE: Blackthorn's beauty is hidden gem

2014-10-22 04:02:00 BND.com

There is a place about five miles northwest of Lake Storey, away from the cities and towns, where you can stand in the middle of a prairie atop a hill…

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Parks to offer safe viewing of solar eclipse

2014-10-22 04:02:00 BND.com

Parks and observatories in Missouri are offering the public a chance to safely view the final solar eclipse of the year.

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Missouri hosts competition for script writers

2014-10-22 04:02:00 BND.com

Missouri is hosting a competition for authors of screenplays and TV pilot scripts that use Missouri as their setting.

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Michael Moore appearing at Chicago film festival

2014-10-22 03:57:00 BND.com

Activist filmmaker Michael Moore plans to present a restored version of his early documentary "Roger & Me" at the Chicago International Film Festival.

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No trick: Across US, Halloween bumped for football

2014-10-22 03:47:00 BND.com

When Halloween falls on a Friday in communities where high school football is king, it's time to reschedule the holiday.

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Ill. wants US help to clean up West Chicago site

2014-10-22 03:42:00 BND.com

Illinois Republicans are urging the Obama administration to make good on a 1992 promise to clean up an abandoned atomic manufacturing site in West Chicago.

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Grandview man on probation charged in shooting

2014-10-22 03:32:00 BND.com

A Kansas City-area man on probation for a 2010 killing has been charged in a separate slaying.

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Police: St. Louis cellphone thief uploads selfie

2014-10-22 03:27:00 BND.com

Police are searching for a man who they say uploaded a selfie using a phone he stole from a girl in St. Louis.

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Fraud trial set for slain marshal's ex-fiancee

2014-10-22 03:22:00 BND.com

A January federal trial is set for a slain U.S. marshal's former fiancee accused of draining thousands of dollars in proceeds from a charity golf tournament held in the marshal's…

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Attorneys due in court for Quinn hiring lawsuit

2014-10-22 03:07:00 BND.com

Attorneys are returning to court in a federal lawsuit over hiring in Gov. Pat Quinn's Department of Transportation.

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Durbin, Oberweis to meet in 1st US Senate debate

2014-10-22 03:07:00 BND.com

Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis are set to meet for the first debate of the U.S. Senate race.

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Domino effect

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Waukegan public school students out another day

2014-10-22 01:02:00 BND.com

Waukegan Public Schools students will be out of class another day as negotiations between the district and the teachers union continue.

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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

2014-10-22 00:50:00 STLToday.com
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Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

2014-10-22 00:33:00 BND.com

Seven women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.

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Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings

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

A man who police say has confessed in the killing of seven women in northwestern Indiana is scheduled to make his first court appearance in the deaths.

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