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Maria Keena
February 12, 2019 - 9:23 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — The St. Louis Department of Health has responded after a dog, found frozen to the sidewalk, was euthanized Monday. "Faust" was euthanized after it bit a veterinary technician caring for it at Veterinary Specialty Services in Manchester. This happened just days after a mail...
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February 12, 2019 - 8:33 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri could save up to $1 billion a year within the next four years if it overhauls the state's Medicaid health insurance program, according to a study from a consulting team. A draft of the report obtained by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch does not recommend tightening...
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Alex Degman
February 12, 2019 - 8:20 am
UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — University City leaders say they take responsibility for a math error that led to confusion about a proposed development at Olive and I-170. The error misclassified the type of municipality University City is. This now means most of the revenue generated from the...
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Kevin Killeen
February 12, 2019 - 7:23 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — St. Louis' top prosecutor issues a statement, signaling an effort to improve her working relationship with the police department. The letter from Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner says she's reached a new understanding with police to communicate and cooperate more on gathering...
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February 11, 2019 - 2:59 pm
O'FALLON, Ill. (KMOX) – Police are investigating a theft that allegedly took place at the Sugarfire BBQ in O'Fallon, Illinois. Police say a man walked up to the counter and requested an application. When the manager returned to the counter, the tip jar was missing. Police describe the suspect as a...
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February 11, 2019 - 12:49 pm
"It was reported to school personnel that a student may be in possession of a weapon," says a message from the school.
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Michael Calhoun
February 11, 2019 - 12:49 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- Local start-up Geniecast is getting into the hologram market, so-to-speak. "We always say 'it's kind of like a hologram,' although it's not a hologram. If you remember watching Star Trek and someone appears, that's what 'APiR' is doing," says founder Keith Alpert. The company...
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Pluton Biosciences
Michael Calhoun
February 11, 2019 - 12:33 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- There's a new local start-up using 'Nvsted' to raise money. "Nvsted is this really exciting, new concept for a crowdfunding platform that is specific to one region," says director Ched Wagner. The platform is kind of like Kickstarter or Gofundme, but instead of donating to...
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Fred Bodimer
February 11, 2019 - 12:29 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — There's growing concerns about fatty liver disease among liver transplant specialists. A recent study just came out suggesting alcohol-related disease has overtaken Hepatitis C as the top reason for liver transplants. However, the surgical director of transplants at SSM Health...
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February 11, 2019 - 12:09 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A bomb threat was called into a South City school this morning. St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department spokeswoman Michelle Woodling tells KMOX News the threat was made at about 10 a.m. Monday at McKinley Classical Leadership Academy, located in the 2100 block of Russell...
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