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(Ben Boyd, KMOX)
May 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
Join the Cardinals and KMOX for a Businessman's Special when the Cardinals take on the San Francisco Giants on Sept. 5. Fans who purchase a special Theme Ticket will receive dual bobblehead featuring broadcasters John Rooney and Mike Shannon. Select KMOX on-air personalities will also be on hand to...
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CarShield Field in O'Fallon.
(City of O'Fallon)
Carol Daniel
July 16, 2019 - 5:15 pm
O'FALLON, Mo. (KMOX) - You can nominate a first responder for special recognition at a River City Rascals game. American Eagle Credit Union is teaming up with the River City Rascals to host First Responders Night on Sunday, July 21st they'll honor first responders who have gone above and beyond the...
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Gov. Eric Greitens speaks to media outside the St. Louis Civil Courts Building after the invasion of privacy of charge was dropped.
Brian Kelly
July 16, 2019 - 5:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - A special prosecutor has been appointed to investigate allegations that Eric Greitens' attorneys threatened to ruin St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner, during last year's investigation of the former governor . Retired Boone County Circuit Judge Michael Bradley of Columbia...
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Troy, MO Police Department
Alex Degman
July 16, 2019 - 4:10 pm
TROY, Mo. (KMOX) -- Two federal inmates are being treated for injuries after escaping from the Lincoln County Jail, carjacking a vehicle and leading police on a chase before crashing Monday night. Troy police say Kurt Wallace, 26, and James Flannel, 38, escaped shortly after 8:00 Monday night using...
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John Rallo
KMOX/Brian Kelly
July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — A businessman accused of bribery as part of former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger ’s pay-to-play scheme pleaded guilty to three charges Tuesday afternoon. John Rallo faces up to 20 years in prison when sentenced in October. Based on federal sentencing guidelines...
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colorful caps of soda bottles
Fred Bodimer
July 16, 2019 - 1:33 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A new study finds even a small amount of sugary drink consumption increases your cancer risk. Just a third of a can of soda a day elevates your risk of cancer by 18%, according to this study in the British Medical Journal. "The whole correlation is that if you are taking in more...
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Ann Wagner and Dick Durbin
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July 16, 2019 - 1:11 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) is calling today's House resolution condemning President Trump's comments that many are calling racist, "counterproductive," saying it will only foster division, not the unity our nation needs. In a statement emailed to KMOX, Wagner says she is...
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hands on steering wheel, driving
July 16, 2019 - 10:50 am
CREVE COEUR, Mo. (AP) — A 30-year-old Missouri man is charged after police say he intentionally drove his car toward two boys of Indian descent and shouted an ethnic slur at them. Samuel Lay, of Creve Coeur, was charged Monday with assault and armed criminal action. He is being held on $30,000 bond...
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July 16, 2019 - 10:27 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – When the St. Louis Cardinals host the Chicago Cubs later this month, fans will be able to get into the gate for just $10 thanks to a special ticket promotion. The Cards and McDonald’s are teaming up to bring back Ticketfest, a special discount ticket promotion for fans to...
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