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 Old highway with holes and snow. Landscape road in the potholes in cloudy winter weather. The concept of the absence of timely repair of the highway.
Dreamstime.com
February 15, 2019 - 1:10 pm
There were more than 300 MoDOT crews out patching potholes on Thursday.
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 03: Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) participates in a mock swearing in ceremony with Vice President Mike Pence on Capitol Hill on January 3, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
February 15, 2019 - 11:44 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley's attorney is asking a court to quash a subpoena against the former Missouri attorney general in a lawsuit over an open records dispute. In motions filed Thursday, Attorney Lowell Pearson argued Hawley shouldn't be deposed because he is a "high-level...
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Jason Stockley has his picture taken after Judge Tim Wilson declared the former St. Louis police officer not guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
(Photo by Cristina M. Fletes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS/Sipa USA)
February 15, 2019 - 11:34 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A judge has dismissed the malicious prosecution and defamation lawsuit filed by a former St. Louis police officer whose acquittal in the death of an African-American suspect set off weeks of protests. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that U.S. District Judge Charles Shaw issued...
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Brian Kelly
February 15, 2019 - 11:01 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Ameren Missouri has kicked off a five-year, $6.3 billion infrastructure upgrade that it says will transform the energy grid and improve reliability for millions of customers. Kevin Anders, Ameren's Vice President of Operations and Technical Service, tells KMOX the plan...
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A Payless store during a whole store sale.
USA Today
February 15, 2019 - 11:00 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOX) - Shoe discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc is planning to close all 2,300 stores after filing for bankruptcy later this month, according to a report by Reuters . A source close to the situation told Reuters that the stores will be running going-out-of-business sales soon...
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Tom Franklin
February 15, 2019 - 10:42 am
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (KMOX) — Former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch will be in St. Louis Monday. She'll be the special guest speaker at Webster University as the campus celebrates Black History Month. Webster officials hope this event can bring St. Louisans together and encourage diversity an...
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February 14, 2019 - 4:30 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOX) - More winter weather is on the way for the metro area and that has the Missouri Department of Transportation warning drivers to stay off the roads. <<<SCHOOL CLOSINGS>>> MoDOT said they will be ready to plow the roads when the snow comes into the area Friday...
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St. Louis police car
(KMOX/Brad Choat)
February 14, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Police say four suspects are in custody.
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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office photo
February 14, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Paul Garcia, 39, of Barnhart, Mo., has been arrested and charged with felony animal abuse and armed criminal action.
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Cardinals coaches Willie McGee and Oliver Marmol stand in silence.
(Ben Boyd, KMOX)
February 14, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Thursday was the first anniversary of the nation’s deadliest school shooting, which happened at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, just an hour's drive away from the Cardinals spring training complex.
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