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October 23, 2018 - 10:35 am
O'Connor was 75 when she announced her retirement from the court in 2005.
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Photo of suspect Sean Sykes.
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October 23, 2018 - 7:48 am
A detective reported that when asked for his address, Sykes "leaned to one side of his chair and released a loud fart before answering."
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October 23, 2018 - 5:47 am
The caravan's numbers have continued to grow as they walk and hitch rides through hot and humid weather.
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw
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October 23, 2018 - 2:05 am
A look at what's happening around the major leagues today: FENWAY FRESHMAN Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will pitch at Fenway Park for the first time when he starts Game 1 of the World Series against the Red Sox. The oldest park in the majors has a lot of quirks that can present many challenges for...
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The National Center for Transgender Equality, NCTE, and the Human Rights Campaign gather on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, for a #WontBeErased rally. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
October 22, 2018 - 3:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — LGBT leaders across the U.S. reacted with fury Monday to a report that the Trump administration is considering adoption of a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights protections to transgender Americans. "I feel very threatened, but...
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This undated photo provided by the Indianapolis Zoo shows the lion Nyack at the zoo in Indianapolis. The zoo said Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, that an adult female, Zuri, attacked male Nyack in their outdoor yard Monday before the zoo opened for the day. A necropsy confirmed Nyack died of suffocation from injuries to his neck. (Indianapolis Zoo via AP)
October 22, 2018 - 11:59 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Zoo is trying to determine why a lioness killed her mate. The zoo said Friday that an adult female, Zuri, attacked 10-year-old male Nyack in their outdoor yard Monday before the zoo opened for the day. The zoo says the two had been housed together for eight...
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October 22, 2018 - 10:44 am
Hurricane Michael victims in Florida got a big helping hand from some kind people in Granite City this past weekend. As we reported previously on KMOX, Kyle Cobb organized a donation drive for hurricane victims in Florida's panhandle. He says he had five palates of bottled water to give out, along...
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Former Carolina Panthers NFL football player Rae Carruth, center, exits the Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton, N.C., Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Former NFL wide receiver Rae Carruth has been released from prison after serving 18 years for conspiring to murder the mother of his unborn child. The Carolina Panthers’ 1997 first-round draft pick was released Monday from Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton, North Carolina after completing his sentence. (Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer via AP)
October 22, 2018 - 9:48 am
Rae Carruth is a free man. The former NFL wide receiver was released from prison Monday after serving more than 18 years for conspiring to murder the mother of his unborn child. The Carolina Panthers' 1997 first-round draft pick was released from Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton, North...
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Dodgers and Red Sox.
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October 22, 2018 - 9:36 am
Only previous postseason meeting between these franchises came in 1916 World Series when 21-year-old Babe Ruth pitched.
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U.S. President Donald Trump waves to the crowds as he exits Air Force One upon his arrival at St. Louis-Lambert International Airport in St. Louis on March 14, 2018. Trump is in St. Louis for a roundtable meeting with Boeing officials and to attend a fund
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October 22, 2018 - 8:56 am
Trump will campaign for Republican Congressman Mike Bost, Saturday at the Southern Illinois Airport in Murphysboro.
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