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St. Louis Courthouse
August 15, 2019 - 12:04 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — New developments from the special prosecutor investigating the perjury allegations against the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's office. So far, only one member of Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner's team has been charged with lying under oath during last year's investigation of former...
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Aug. 15, 2019 weather map
National Weather Service
August 15, 2019 - 11:50 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Thursday might be your best bet to take care of outdoor work, as the greater St. Louis region is expecting several rounds of thunderstorms this weekend beginning Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service . Warm, humid air will linger over the weekend with more...
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The Dome at the America's Center in St. Louis
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August 15, 2019 - 11:19 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — If you have to wait a little longer for lunch downtown this weekend, you can blame the Jehovah's Witnesses. It's the latest big convention to descend on downtown. Explore St. Louis President Kitty Ratcliffe says they're expecting about 45,000 attendees from 43 different countries...
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medical marijuana
August 15, 2019 - 10:36 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) updated 2 p.m. Friday — Missouri is giving businesses that want to run medical marijuana facilities more time to file applications. Missouri’s Department of Health and Senior Services on Thursday extended the deadline from Saturday to Monday. Applications and...
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August 15, 2019 - 10:04 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - To the surprise to many local soccer fans, Major League Soccer didn't announce St. Louis would be getting an expansion team at its All-Star Game last month. However, Bill "Mr. Soccer" McDermott tells KMOX the city's fate was locked in there. Related: SOURCE: MLS is officially...
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sleepy kid
Elise Rich
August 15, 2019 - 9:31 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — You need to put the phone down at least an hour before bed, according to Dr. Brent Haberman, a pediatric sleep specialist for SLU Care. The bright lights from your smart phone delay the secretion of an important hormone: melatonin. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention "When...
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Fields Foods in Lafayette Square
August 15, 2019 - 9:19 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Fields Foods is growing, opening a new location in the Central West End later today. Owner Chris Goodson says the local grocery chain's newest location at Euclid Avenue and Delmar Boulevard is a way to help bridge the "Delmar divide." He says he's looking for other locations to...
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epi pen
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August 14, 2019 - 5:28 pm
(KMOX) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker has signed legislation expanding insurance coverage for certain treatments. One new law requires insurance companies to cover office visits and treatment for tick-borne diseases like Lyme Disease. The second requires coverage of EpiPens for children with severe...
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