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Brad Choat
June 20, 2019 - 8:40 pm
County Executive Sam Page hopes panel will suggest additional reforms to keep St. Louis County inmates safe
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Missouri duck boat
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June 20, 2019 - 5:29 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted two more employees of a company that owns a duck boat that sank on a Missouri lake last summer, killing 17 people. The U.S. attorney's office says the Branson operation's general manager, 36-year-old Curtis Lanham, of Galena, was indicted on...
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Kevin Killeen
June 20, 2019 - 5:05 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — One of the organizers of the group Cure Violence was in town, claiming the program could lower shootings and murders in St. Louis by 30% in one year. Marcus McAllister says the program works because it employs former criminals who know the town to counsel young people away from...
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Lewis Reed
Kevin Killeen
June 20, 2019 - 4:45 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Aldermanic President Lewis Reed said his 22-year-old son survived an attempted holdup outside the family home by running away and hopping a fence. Reed said it's another example why the city needs to enact a crime prevention program called Cure Violence. "My God — we should have...
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Alex Degman
June 20, 2019 - 4:44 pm
ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOX) — Some residents said their property assessments this year went up by $20,000. Others $45,000 and still others say the assessed value of their property went up by more than $100,000 this year. A capacity crowd filled a room at the Pavilion in Jefferson Barracks Park to share...
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June 20, 2019 - 12:35 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Among those in St. Louis for Albert Pujols' return to Busch Stadium this weekend will be his former manager, Tony La Russa. The three-time World Series Champion called into the Charlie Brennan show Thursday morning, in part to defend Pujols' decision to sign with the Angels...
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Planned Parenthood prolife protestors
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File
June 20, 2019 - 12:17 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri’s only abortion clinic, already facing the threat of losing its license, says it will defy the state by refusing to perform a required pelvic examination days before an abortion. A Planned Parenthood spokeswoman confirmed a CBS News report that as of Thursday the St. Louis...
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PC Green demonstrates switching on a body-worn camera (BWC) at Brixton Police Station on January 25, 2017 in London, England.
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June 20, 2019 - 11:44 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - It seems more work needs to be done to get St. Louis County police officers equipped with dash and body cams. There's a $2.8 million proposal to equip 600 county officers with body cameras, as well as provide dash cameras. Related: St. Louis County Police may have to wear body...
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June 20, 2019 - 11:13 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Here's your chance to meet the "hometown hero" who brought a Stanley Cup to St. Louis for the first time! Pat Maroon, the St. Louis Blues 31-year-old foward says he'll be at the Dick's Sporting Goods store in West County Mall this Saturday, June 22 from 1-3 p.m. to sign...
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