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6 pm news

Hoosiers stun Missouri with late TD drive

2014-09-20 18:42:00
Tigers fall to 3-1 heading into SEC play.  Read Full Story ...

Police say protesters punching cars while gathering in Ferguson

2014-09-20 18:29:46
Police say demonstrators in Ferguson were blocking traffic, punching vehicles, and telling drivers to turn around while protesting on South Florissant Saturday afternoon. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news

Hoosiers lead Missouri 24-17 heading into fourth quarter

2014-09-20 17:49:00
Both teams playing without injured stars. Read Full Story ...

Ivy Tech wants price break for 4 Illinois counties

2014-09-20 17:37:00

The board of the Wabash Valley region of Ivy Tech Community College has approved offering in-state tuition rates to residents of four eastern Illinois counties.

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A field goal decides it as East edges West in wild city rivalry game

2014-09-20 17:21:00

Before he headed to his soccer game Saturday evening, Matt Sotiropoulos had a football game to win for the Belleville East Lancers.

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Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84

2014-09-20 17:15:00
NEW YORK   ?   Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My Preside… Read Full Story ...

GM recalls 221,558 sedans for fire risk

2014-09-20 17:14:00
Brake pads on some Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impala sedans can stay partially engaged even when they're not needed, increasing the risk of a fire. Read Full Story ...

Cruz homer gives Cards 3-0 lead

2014-09-20 17:00:00
Cards can clinch playoff berth today. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news

Lawsuit filed over Common Core standards

2014-09-20 16:52:00

Three Missouri taxpayers are suing to stop the state from providing money to a multi-state consortium that's developing tests tied to the new Common Core education standards.

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Tigers, Hoosiers even at halftime

2014-09-20 16:40:00
Both teams playing without injured stars. Read Full Story ...

Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs

2014-09-20 16:17:52
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall. Read Full Story ...

Saturday's high school sports scores

2014-09-20 16:15:00

Here are Saturday's high school sports scores:

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Belle, Missouri judge offers option of public humiliation

2014-09-20 16:11:54
A judge in Belle, Missouri is giving residents a chance to choose public humiliation instead of jail time. Read Full Story ...

Three arrested in Ferguson after protester says he was struck by car

2014-09-20 16:07:00
Three people were arrested during protests near the Ferguson Police Department on Saturday afternoon after a protester claimed he was bumped by a passing vehicle, police said. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news

Police investigating chemical leak in West County neighborhood

2014-09-20 15:59:02
St. Louis County Police are investigating a chemical leak in a residential neighborhood in West County. Read Full Story ...

Mauk's TD pass evens score with Hoosiers

2014-09-20 15:40:00
Strained hamstring sidelines Mizzou defensive end Markus Golden against Indiana.  Read Full Story ...

Three ex-county workers in southern Illinois charged with stealing thousands

2014-09-20 15:30:00
Authorities said the three women plotted over five years to steal more than $80,000. Read Full Story ...

Rep. Randy Pike, of rural western Missouri, dies

2014-09-20 15:13:00

A Missouri House member from rural western Missouri has died.

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Tim Hortons picks Maplewood for first of 40 local restaurants

2014-09-20 15:00:00
Tim Hortons plans to build its first local restaurant at Big Bend and Manchester in Maplewood. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news

MU offers voluntary buyout offer for some faculty

2014-09-20 14:47:00

The University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia is offering a buyout option for some of its tenured faculty members.

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Molina at first, Carpenter and Adams out as Cards face Reds

2014-09-20 14:42:00
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Carpenter, Adams are sick, so Cards juggle lineup

2014-09-20 14:42:00
Molina moves to first base, Descalso starts at third. Read Full Story ...

Mizzou's Golden out with injury

2014-09-20 14:40:00
Strained hamstring sidelines defensive end against Indiana.  Read Full Story ...

Illinois woman holds burglar at gunpoint

2014-09-20 14:23:00

A northeastern Illinois woman shot at a burglar in her condo and held him at gunpoint until police arrived, authorities said Friday.

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Survivors group challenges next Chicago archbishop

2014-09-20 14:18:00

A group concerned about how the Catholic church has handled clergy sexual misconduct called Saturday for the next archbishop of Chicago to aggressively seek out victims and urge them to…

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Mizzou's Golden not dressed for Indiana game

2014-09-20 14:16:00
Senior defensive end not playing against Indiana.  Read Full Story ...

Lawmaker introduces legislation to make pumpkin the official pie of Illinois

2014-09-20 14:04:09
Republican State Representative Keith Sommer has introduced legislation to make pumpkin pie the official Illinois state pie. Read Full Story ...

Among the flatbreads and veggie wraps, cafe is serving second chances

2014-09-20 14:00:00
St. Patrick Center extends its job training program Read Full Story ...

Once condemned, a St. Louis day care goes on to claim thousands in state subsidies

2014-09-20 14:00:00
Kidz in Action has had a history of problems with regulators. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news

New Indiana Toll Road operator due amid bankruptcy

2014-09-20 13:38:00

The private company running the Indiana Toll Road intends to transfer its operations to a new entity under a prepackaged bankruptcy filing.

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St. Louis County Police investigating hanging death in Pagedale jail cell

2014-09-20 13:30:00
Authorities say unidentified woman was being held for outstanding warrants  Read Full Story ...

State hosts hearing on Riverview Gardens district

2014-09-20 13:28:37
State education officials are headed to north St. Louis County to discuss steps the unaccredited Riverview Gardens school district is taking to improve. Read Full Story ...

Chicago Croatians 'ecstatic' about next archbishop

2014-09-20 13:13:00

The Croatian community in Chicago is "very ecstatic" about the naming of a Roman Catholic archbishop who shares their heritage, one of its leaders said Saturday.

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Life skills and basketball camp aims to help children reach their full potential

2014-09-20 13:08:22
A life skills and basketball camp designed to help and encourage children will be held Saturday in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news

MU professor says complaints led to tenure denial

2014-09-20 12:27:00

Gaining tenure is never a sure thing. Dylan Kesler figured his chances were pretty good.

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Missouri Senate getting historic renovation

2014-09-20 12:22:00

Missouri officials are moving forward with a $750,000 renovation of the Senate, although Gov. Jay Nixon is blocking hundreds of millions of dollars of spending for other programs and facilities…

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Mayor Slay to address gun violence next week

2014-09-20 12:17:22
After being out of town for a portion of the week, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay?s Director of Communication says the mayor has been on the phone with the police chief and is putting together a plan to combat the violent crimes plaguing St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

O'Fallon, Mo., council considers making mayor a full-time job

2014-09-20 12:15:00
Incumbent Bill Hennessy is undecided on the idea, saying it depends on the duties and pay involved. Read Full Story ...

Rally to support Darren Wilson to be held Saturday in Imperial, Mo.

2014-09-20 12:03:12
A rally to show support for Darren Wilson will be held Saturday and Sunday in Imperial, Missouri. Read Full Story ...

A look at Chicago's incoming, outgoing archbishops

2014-09-20 12:02:00


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For people living under threat of arrest, a constant stress

2014-09-20 12:00:00
Hunkered down in her south St. Louis County apartment with a mug of coffee and a thick novel, Carol Ray, 54, tries to enjoy a sunny morning off from work. But that?s hard when you?re a fugitiv… Read Full Story ...

McClellan: Happy birthday to us

2014-09-20 12:00:00
St. Louis is 250 years old and still evolving.  Read Full Story ...

For people living under threat of around St. Louis, a constant stress

2014-09-20 12:00:00
At the end of last year, there were 412,851 active arrest warrants in St. Louis County, many of them for failing to appear in court. Read Full Story ...

For people living under threat of arrest around St. Louis, a constant stress

2014-09-20 12:00:00
At the end of last year, there were 412,851 active arrest warrants in St. Louis County, many of them for failing to appear in court. Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Man charged following home burglary in Fairview Heights

2014-09-20 11:47:19
A suspect has been charged after a Fairview Heights women?s home was burglarized September 14. Read Full Story ...

10 am news

George intends to keep contributing to church life

2014-09-20 10:32:00

Cardinal Francis George said Saturday he intends to continue to contribute to the public life of the church after his successor takes over as head of the Archdiocese of Chicago…

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Interstate 255 work befuddles Illinois commuters

2014-09-20 10:30:00
Metro East commuters have watched and waited for work to wrap up behind orange-and-white barricades that restrict the stretch of Interstate 255 between Interstate 270 and Horseshoe Lake Road. Read Full Story ...

Man sentenced in fatal Godfrey car crash
2014-09-20 10:20:00
Despite a fervent apology and a string of explanations for the judge, Jacob Fickle was sentenced to eight years in prison for driving an SUV through his neighbor's living room and killing 73-year-old Read Full Story ...

Journal aims to stoke interest in Midwest history

2014-09-20 10:17:00

When a group of historians gathered last spring in Omaha to discuss the revival of teaching Middle America's history, among their plans had been to start an online Midwest history…

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SIUE grad joins Edwardsville Police force
2014-09-20 10:15:00
The Edwardsville Police Department welcomed one of its newest police officers at a recent Public Safety meeting and, by all accounts, he will be a strong addition to the department. Read Full Story ...

Kostyshock fills vacancy
2014-09-20 10:10:00
With Trustee Ed Kostyshock serving as mayor pro tem, the Maryville Village Board made quick work of Wednesday?s agenda, wrapping up its meeting in 22 minutes. Read Full Story ...

Cupich: Pope sending a bishop, not a message

2014-09-20 10:07:00

The bishop chosen by Pope Francis to be the new head of the Archdiocese of Chicago said Saturday that people should not read too much into the decision about the…

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Local designer goes national
2014-09-20 10:05:00
Vivi, the children?s wear line launched by 2003 Edwardsville High School graduate Claire Thomas-Morgan back in March, has been chosen as one of the finalists in the 2014 Martha Stewart American Made A Read Full Story ...

Fall fun planned across the Land of Lincoln

2014-09-20 10:00:00
Festivals and fun are planned this fall throughout Illinois. Read Full Story ...

9 am news

Catholics in Chicago await successor announcement

2014-09-20 09:23:00

Catholics in Chicago are anticipating Saturday's announcement from the archdiocese that a successor to Cardinal Francis George has been chosen.

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Renni Shuter dies; her love of houses led her to fix up and integrate the West End

2014-09-20 09:00:00
She was elected to the School Board on a "do-gooder" slate. Read Full Story ...

8 am news

Metro reaches tentative deal with union

2014-09-20 08:52:25
Metro has reached a tentative deal with its drivers? union. Read Full Story ...

Friday night lights: High school scores

2014-09-20 08:47:00

Here are the Friday night high school scores:

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Lawmaker wants pumpkin to be official Illinois pie

2014-09-20 08:42:00

Pumpkins are big business in Illinois. A state lawmaker has a sweet idea for making sure people know it: he wants to make pumpkin pie the official state pie.

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KMOV a proud partner of Budweiser Taste of St. Louis

2014-09-20 08:33:37
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Scotland Spanking (Marian Kemensky)
2014-09-20 08:24:08 CagleCartoons

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Alibaba (Marian Kemensky)
2014-09-20 08:21:23 CagleCartoons

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Referendum of Scotland and the Queen (Marian Kemensky)
2014-09-20 08:20:12 CagleCartoons

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7 am news

The art of not helping: Let children do their own homework

2014-09-20 07:00:00
Research shows that most of the time, parents helping with homework doesn't help the student in the long run.  Read Full Story ...

6 am news

FedEx to hire about 300 new workers in St. Louis area

2014-09-20 06:45:27
Hundreds of jobs are coming to the St. Louis area in the next few months. Read Full Story ...

Pope names moderate Bishop Cupich to lead Chicago, replacing conservative George

2014-09-20 06:06:00
Cupich has called for a "return to civility" in conversations on divisive social issues. Francis has said he wants to focus more on mercy and compassion and less on hot-button social issues. Read Full Story ...

Historian Lawrence Wright details Camp David peace talks

2014-09-20 06:00:00
In "Thirteen Days In September," author paints vivid portraits of Carter, Sadat and Begin. Read Full Story ...

No point in calling AAA in thoughtful novel about dystopian world

2014-09-20 06:00:00
If the idea of a novel focused on what?s left of the world after an apocalyptic flu strain kills 99 percent of the population scares you, get some backbone and pick up ?Station Eleven.? Read Full Story ...

Film forecast from Toronto: Cloudy skies with occasional sunshine

2014-09-20 06:00:00
The world's biggest film festival is struggling with change. Read Full Story ...

5 am news

Shakespeare Festival announces 2015 show

2014-09-20 05:00:00
Director Mike Donahue, who grew up in St. Louis, will make his festival debut with "Antony and Cleopatra." Read Full Story ...

4 am news

Film forecast from Toronto: Cloudy skies with a few sunny spots

2014-09-20 04:30:00
The world's biggest film festival is struggling with change. Read Full Story ...

White House fence-jumper puts Secret Service under scrutiny again

2014-09-20 04:01:00
President  Obama and his daughters had just departed the White House on when an intruder scaled the north fence, darted across the lawn and into the presidential residence Read Full Story ...

3 am news

Ornate box turtles hatch at Lincoln Park Zoo

2014-09-20 03:42:00

Nearly a dozen ornate box turtles have hatched at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo.

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Iowa man charged in alleged road rage in Illinois

2014-09-20 03:08:00

An Iowa man faces multiple aggravated battery charges in Illinois for allegedly stabbing someone in an act of road rage in suburban Chicago, the Lake County sheriff's office announced Friday.

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Northwestern gets grant to prevent sexual assaults

2014-09-20 03:08:00

Northwestern University in Evanston has been awarded a grant to help prevent sexual assaults on campus, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin's office announced Friday.

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3 former county workers accused of stealing funds

2014-09-20 03:02:00

Three former employees of southern Illinois' Williamson County have been charged in connection with the disappearance of thousands of dollars from the circuit clerk's office, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's…

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1 am news

High Ridge farm has everything from upscale kitchen to llamas

2014-09-20 01:30:00
Oh, and there's a donkey has free roam of the house. Check out the video of that. Read Full Story ...

A member of the Jesse White Tumbling team killed

2014-09-20 01:02:00

A teenager shot to death as he walked along a North Side Chicago street was identified Friday as a member of the Jesse White Tumbling Team.

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12 am news

Sherpa: Give us transparency or give us, well, you know

2014-09-20 00:15:00
Latest buzzword is often undermined by less-than-noble intentions. Read Full Story ...

Many church choirs are dying. Here?s why

2014-09-20 00:15:00
James Merritt spent years as senior pastor of an Atlanta-area megachurch that featured a mighty choir. Then he changed his tune. Read Full Story ...

Dental benefits for Missouri's low-income adults still on hold

2014-09-20 00:15:00
Lawmakers approved the Medicaid expansion in May, but Gov. Jay Nixon is withholding the funds. Read Full Story ...

Bike St. Louis to add 100 miles of new or upgraded routes

2014-09-20 00:00:00
After the expansion, the city will have 135 miles total of street routes. Read Full Story ...

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