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June 18, 2019 - 1:01 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Ten days after Pride St. Louis formally requested that St. Louis police not participate in the annual Pride parade, an agreement has been reached among the two organizations. Mayor Lyda Krewson said in a press conference Tuesday that St. Louis police officers will march in the...
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June 18, 2019 - 12:10 pm
EUREKA, Mo. (AP) - An endangered wolf pup born at a preservation center near St. Louis has been named in honor of the St. Louis Blues' Stanley Cup victory. They named her Gloria because the nearly 8-week-old American red wolf is rare and worthy of celebration. Related: Warm Springs Ranch welcomes...
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June 18, 2019 - 12:02 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - For the first time as defending Stanley Cup Champions, the St. Louis Blues will begin the 2019 preseason in Dallas against the Stars this September 16. The full preseason schedule was released, Tuesday. Enterprise Center will host three home games during the preseason: Sept. 22...
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June 18, 2019 - 11:18 am
SPRINGFIELD (KMOX) - Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat, issued an executive order Monday stating that the rainbow flag will be flown over the Illinois State Capitol building in Springfield, in recognition of Pride month. The governor said on Facebook that everyone in Illinois should be proud...
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June 18, 2019 - 9:46 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The floodwaters are finally dropping, but not the rain chance of rain in the area. Severe storms are possible on Wednesday, with more rain coming into next week, but the fact that those rain-producing stroms are going to hit on top of St. Louis is actually some good news...
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June 18, 2019 - 2:31 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) — A St. Louis judge says Missouri's Republican-led Legislature cannot cut off funding to abortion providers and their affiliates. St. Louis Circuit Court Judge David Dowd on Friday ruled in favor of Planned Parenthood. The organization sued in February against efforts...
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Kevin Killeen
June 17, 2019 - 3:38 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - A 30-page indictment of Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner's investigator in the Eric Greitens case casts a harsh light on Gardner herself, although she is not charged. The seven-count indictment accuses Gardner's investigator, former FBI agent William Tisaby, of lying under oath and...
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June 17, 2019 - 3:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - After Saturday's 1.5 mile parade — which felt closer to 5 miles with the amount of extra walking by the St. Louis Blues players – everyone gathered under the Arch for the final rally honoring the Stanley Cup Champions. Players, coaches, front office staff, ownership and alumni...
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June 17, 2019 - 8:37 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A bill dubbed the "Jedi Disposal Act'' could soon make Missouri the first state to allow outdoor cremations. The bill would allow licensed funeral directors to organize outdoor cremations at licensed crematoriums or private sites that have permits, The Kansas City Star...
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