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Caitlin Lally
October 10, 2019 - 2:09 pm
(KMOX) — After a whirlwind summer of celebrations, 2019 Stanley Cup Champion the St. Louis Blues will visit the White House next week. Tuesday, Oct. 15, the hockey team is scheduled to go on a tour and have a ceremony with President Donald Trump , Blues chairman and governor Tom Stillman told the...
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General Motors employees picket outside the Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas City, Kan. during the nationwide UAW strike against GM, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 9:44 am
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nearly four weeks into the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors, employees are starting to feel the pinch of going without their regular paychecks. They're scaling back at the grocery, giving up on eating at restaurants and some are taking on part-time jobs while...
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October 09, 2019 - 4:22 pm
(KMOX) — IKEA is recalling thousands of bibs because of a choking hazard. The company says it has received two reports of the snaps on the bibs coming off. Neither case was in the United States. No injuries have been reported in relation to the recall. The MATVRA bibs were sold in packs of two —...
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FILE - In this Sunday, April 7, 2019, file photo, Marie Chockley, a resident of the Timberline Trailer Court, north of Goodfield, Ill., surveys the damage that was caused by a Saturday night fire that killed five residents in a mobile home. A prosecutor says a central Illinois 9-year-old is expected to be charged Tuesday with five counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deadly mobile home fire. (Kevin Barlow/The Pantagraph via AP, File)
Associated Press
October 09, 2019 - 6:03 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A 9-year-old child accused of causing a mobile home fire that killed three children and two adults in central Illinois has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder. The juvenile also was charged with two counts of arson and one count of aggravated arson, the (Peoria)...
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President Donald Trump pauses before speaking during a ceremony to present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Attorney General Edwin Meese, in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Associated Press
October 09, 2019 - 3:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House declared it will halt any and all cooperation with what it termed the "illegitimate" impeachment probe by House Democrats, sharpening the constitutional clash between President Donald Trump and Congress. Trump attorneys on Tuesday sent a lengthy letter to House...
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Associated Press
October 07, 2019 - 5:33 pm
By TAMARA LUSH and ADRIAN SAINZ Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The inmate who claims to have killed more than 90 women across the country is now considered to be the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. Samuel Little, who has been...
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 07, 2019 - 12:52 pm
There is a rise in cyberbullying nationwide, according to the National Center for Education Statistics . Studies from the organization show that three times as many girls are reporting being harassed online or text message than boys. Instagram has released a new in-app feature that is allowing...
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October 07, 2019 - 11:02 am
(KMOX) - A 17-year-old Washington teen has been arrested after his mother found and reported his plans to possibly carry out a high school massacre. The College Place, Wash. mother says her son was planning to use guns and pipe bombs to "blast everyone in sight" and "execute survivors." The attack...
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