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Michael Avenatti
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March 25, 2019 - 12:40 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike and embezzled a client's money to pay his own expenses. Avenatti...
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March 22, 2019 - 4:23 pm
WASHINGTON (KMOX) - Robert Mueller is officially finished with his investiagtion into Russia meddling during the 2016 campaign. In a letter to congress, Attorney General William Barr confirmed that Robert Mueller has submitted his report to the Department of Justice. BREAKING: In letter to Congress...
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Chicken strips
March 22, 2019 - 1:25 pm
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — A massive recall of frozen chicken has been announced over a potential safety hazard. The latest one involved 69,000 pounds of Tyson frozen chicken strips, which could possibly be contaminated with pieces of metal. The recall applies to 25-oz. packages of Tyson Fully Cooked...
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Bud Light billboard claiming Miller Lite uses corn syrup
© Michael Sears, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
March 21, 2019 - 11:13 am
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. (KMOX) — After Anheuser-Busch jabbed at Miller Lite and Coors Light over the use of corn syrup in its Bud Light commercial that aired during the Super Bowl, MillerCoors has come back with a lawsuit against the St. Louis-based beer company. In a Wisconsin federal court Thursday,...
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Alexandria-Ocasio-Cortez
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March 13, 2019 - 12:57 pm
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) stumbled over her words during a congressional meeting Tuesday, after Wells Fargo chief executive Timothy Sloan responded to accusations of “financing the caging of children” at the southern U.S. border. "Why was the bank involved in the...
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March 08, 2019 - 4:48 pm
CHICAGO, IL (KMOX) - A grand jury in Chicago has indicted actor Jussie Smollet on 16 felony counts. Last month, Smollett was charged with one felony charge of disorderly conduct for allegedly staging a hate crime. According to CBS Chicago, he is scheduled to be arraigned on March 14. The specific...
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Rising wages shown in  a graph
March 08, 2019 - 2:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pace of hiring in the United States fell last month to its lowest point in nearly a year and a half, a surprise drop likely reflecting harsh weather and other temporary factors that led most economists to see the slowdown as a temporary blip. Employers added just 20,000 jobs,...
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A Payless store during a whole store sale.
USA Today
February 15, 2019 - 11:00 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOX) - Shoe discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc is planning to close all 2,300 stores after filing for bankruptcy later this month, according to a report by Reuters . A source close to the situation told Reuters that the stores will be running going-out-of-business sales soon...
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