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January 23, 2019 - 1:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The government says several people are targets or subjects of a criminal investigation into a Missouri tourist boat that sank in July, killing 17 people. The Kansas City Star reports that prosecutors say in a court filing Friday in a civil case that the investigation of...
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Brett Blume
January 23, 2019 - 11:29 am
CLAYTON, Mo. (KMOX) — The man accused in November's deadly attack at the Catholic Supply store makes another court appearance. KMOX's Brett Blume was in the courtroom, where Thomas Bruce showed no emotion during Wednesday morning's hearing. He also chatted amiably with his attorney before his next...
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Debbie Monterrey
January 23, 2019 - 10:36 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — If the cold, overcast winter days are making you feel glum, it's not unusual. "It's a feeling like you're trapped inside," according to Connie Fischer with Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri . "It doesn't feel like you can do the things you want to do, like a walk,...
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Megan Lynch
January 23, 2019 - 10:31 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) - When the weather turns warm, the St. Louis riverfront will have new tenants. Great Rivers Greenway is taking bids for vendors to line Lenore K. Sullivan Boulevard from mid-May through at least mid-August. Vice President of Communications and Outreach, Emma Klues, says they'...
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January 23, 2019 - 9:50 am
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — New court filings say a former Cub Scouts leader sexually abused at least seven children. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the filings also say 49-year-old Matthew Baker, of O'Fallon, abused one of the children — a boy younger 12 — in July at a scout camp in St. Louis...
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Tom Franklin
January 23, 2019 - 8:14 am
ST. LOUIS, MO. (KMOX) — Anheuser-Busch is going green with its Super Bowl ad this year. Here's what millions of viewers will see on Super Bowl Sunday: Our 2019 Super Bowl commercial is bigger than beer. It’s a story about our future. We’re proud to announce that we’re now brewed with 100% renewable...
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Kevin Killeen
January 23, 2019 - 7:56 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — The St. James the Greater historic grade school in Dogtown may have to close after this school year because of declining enrollment. The pastor of the church notified parishioners Sunday that the school needs more than $200,000 to keep going, and enrollment has fallen to...
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Kevin Killeen
January 23, 2019 - 6:41 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A special grand seated to look at evidence of perjury surrounding Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner's handling of the Eric Greiten's sex case will meet again later this week. The court-appointed special prosecutor, Attorney Jerry Carmody, will only confirm that the special grand...
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In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington.
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January 22, 2019 - 5:34 pm
The court's decision clears the way for the Pentagon to bar enlistment by people who have undergone a gender transition.
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St. James the Greater catholic school
January 22, 2019 - 5:20 pm
There's no word yet on if another miracle fundraising effort can save the school this time.
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