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A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 takes off from a cloudy San Jose International Airport in December 2018.
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March 13, 2019 - 2:58 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - St. Louis Lambert International Airport's director says President Trump's decision to ground all 737 Max 8 and 9 planes won't have much impact on travelers here. Related: President Trump joins grounding of all Boeing 737 Max 8, 9's in `emergency order' Airport Director Rhonda...
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(Fairview Heights Police)
March 13, 2019 - 2:35 pm
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. (KMOX) - Video of an armed robbery has been shared by police in the Metro East in hopes of a catching the three suspects who robbed a Sprint PCS store. The men pointed guns at an employee's head as they counting cash, took the money then fled the scene before police arrived...
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March 13, 2019 - 1:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. is issuing an emergency order Wednesday grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft ``effective immediately,'' in the wake of the crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 people, President Donald Trump said. Many nations had already barred the Boeing 737 Max 8...
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St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner
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March 13, 2019 - 11:42 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis prosecutor's ongoing feud with others in the city's legal establishment escalated Wednesday when her attorney accused a judge, the police and a special prosecutor of trying to ``intimidate and humiliate'' her. The latest dust-up between Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner...
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Rendering of Enterprise Center exterior view.
March 13, 2019 - 10:54 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The St. Louis Blues announced they will begin a nine-month renovation process to update all of the escalators located throughout Enterprise Center, Wednesday. The Blues still have seven home games remaining on the schedule and there will be 12 stairwells open throughout the...
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker on October 1, 2018, in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
March 13, 2019 - 9:59 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) - Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker wants residents to see for themselves how their taxes woud be affected under his so-called "fair tax" proposal. The plan features new tax rates based on how much you earn, he believes the current tax system is unfair to the middle class...
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University of Missouri U. Missouri Campus
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March 13, 2019 - 9:31 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The man who won the University of Missouri's first Nobel Prize is donating the prize money to the university. George Smith announced Tuesday he will donate the $243,000 prize to support needs-based scholarships for future College of Arts and Science students. It was a night to...
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Brian Feldman
March 13, 2019 - 5:53 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — An announcement from Saint Louis University on a development at the corner of Grand Boulevard and Choteau Avenue. KMOX's Brian Feldman is live. SLU has picked local real estate firm Cullinan Properties to develop the project. It'll be 14 acres within SLU's medical campus...
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2/11/2019 - File photo dated 15/06/06 of a consultant analyzing a mammogram. Up to 86,000 women in their thirties with a family history of breast cancer should receive annual mammograms according to a new study funded by the charity Breast Cancer Now. (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
Fred Bodimer
March 13, 2019 - 4:14 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A local breast cancer surgeon applauds the FDA for approving the first immunotherapy regimen to treat some types of breast cancer. It is a combination of therapy involving immunotherapy (Tecentriq) and chemotherapy (Abraxane). "One of the ways that cancer can avoid being killed...
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March 13, 2019 - 1:14 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Darcy Kuemper and the Arizona Coyotes bounced back nicely after an ugly loss in Chicago. Kuemper made 39 saves, Richard Panik and Vinnie Hinostroza scored, and the Coyotes beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Tuesday. Video of 03/12/19 Condensed Game: Coyotes @ Blues Kuemper was back on...
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