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Old Route 47 Missouri River Bridge demolition
Nancy Patrick
April 11, 2019 - 4:55 pm
WASHINGTON, Mo. (KMOX) – MoDOT crews worked to demolish the old Route 47 Missouri River Bridge in Washington Thursday morning. The channel crossing will remain closed for up to 48 hours after the blast. MoDOT advises that boaters should plan on staying on the side of the bridge where they put in...
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April 11, 2019 - 4:39 pm
(KMOX) - Upon catching a shoplifter in his store, a 7-Eleven owner in Toledo, Ohio did what most of us would in that situation: he called 9-1-1. But after speaking to the thief, he had a change of heart. Jay Singh asked the teen to take all of the pilfered products out of his pockets and put them...
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April 11, 2019 - 4:23 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Five attorneys from the Missouri Attorney General's office are now turning their attention to violent crime in St. Louis, and a few more will soon take on similar tasks in Missouri's two other largest cities. A swearing-in ceremony was Thursday for assistant attorneys general who...
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(Ben Boyd, KMOX)
April 11, 2019 - 11:37 am
(KMOX) - The St. Louis Cardinals aren't just one of the most successful franchises in baseball, they're also among the most valuable. At $2.1 billion – the Cardinals as the seventh most valuable team according to Forbes' annual rankings of Major League Baseball franchise. It's the same spot for the...
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Michael Calhoun
April 11, 2019 - 11:01 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Flowerama, the can't-miss flower shop at Big Bend Blvd. and Laclede Station Rd. is closing its doors soon after the Mother's Day holiday. Owner Jeanie Normand says crazy drivers at that intersection are keeping customers away. "We can't get anyone in here and once they're in here...
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A truck travels east on Interstate 80 during a blizzard warning hitting southeast Wyoming and the Colorado Front Range on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Cheyenne. People in Colorado and Wyoming were urged to get home early Wednesday and stay there before snow and wind from a powerful spring storm make travel all but impossible.(Jacob Byk/The Wyoming Tribune Eagle via AP)
April 11, 2019 - 8:12 am
A storm system known as a "bomb cyclone" slowly churned through the U.S. interior Thursday for the second time in a month, unleashing a blizzard in parts of the Midwest while creating hazardous fire conditions farther south. As much as 18 inches of snow has fallen in parts of South Dakota, where...
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April 11, 2019 - 8:07 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The California-based retailer Patagonia is suing Anheuser-Busch InBev saying its beer that bears the same name is a rip off. The trademark infringement suit claims that AB InBev is doing everything possible to make it look like Patagonia beer is sold by the clothing company. The...
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Fred Bodimer
April 11, 2019 - 3:57 am
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KMOX) — If you find yourself sneezin' and wheezin' a lot these days, there's a good reason for that. "We have officially started the tree pollen season here in Missouri," said Dr. Kim Waterhouse , an allergy and immunology physician with SSM Health Medical Group in St. Charles...
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