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August 12, 2019 - 5:51 pm
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Defense attorneys argue a southern Illinois man shouldn't be convicted of murder in a 2-year-old boy's beating death because no prosecution witnesses could say how the child was injured. Gyasi Campbell's lawyers said during closing arguments of his trial Monday that the...
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July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — A businessman accused of bribery as part of former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger ’s pay-to-play scheme pleaded guilty to three charges Tuesday afternoon. John Rallo faces up to 20 years in prison when sentenced in October. Based on federal sentencing guidelines...
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June 24, 2019 - 9:43 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) updated Monday afternoon after ruling - The $24 million settlement between the Rams organization and its former St. Louis PSL holders has been approved by a federal judge in St. Louis, Monday. It was the last hurdle of a lawsuit filed on behalf of thousands of former St. Louis Rams...
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June 04, 2019 - 4:20 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man has pleaded guilty to federal charges related to the carjacking and death of a high school football coach. The U.S. attorney’s office in St. Louis says 23-year-old Floyd Barber pleaded guilty Tuesday to four counts, including using a firearm in a carjacking in which...
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JoAnn Cunningham, left, and Andrew Freund Sr.
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May 10, 2019 - 1:04 pm
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois mother and father have pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the beating death of their 5-year-old son. JoAnn Cunningham and Andrew Freund Sr. of Crystal Lake appeared in McHenry County court Friday, the day after a 30-page grand jury indictment was handed down...
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May 10, 2019 - 10:41 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The man at the center of the Steve Stanger pay-for-play scheme has been arraigned in federal court. KMOX's Brian Kelly was in the courtroom. John Rallo pleaded not guilty to mail fraud, bribery and theft of honest services. He's be freed on his own recognizance and will be in...
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May 07, 2019 - 1:31 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - An appeals court panel has upheld a Springfield ordinance that prohibits women from showing their nipples and areolas in public. The Springfield News-Leader reports the ruling Monday from a three-judge panel of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals is the latest in a four-year...
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(St. Louis Police)
April 29, 2019 - 12:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis police officer charged with killing a female colleague while playing a variation of Russian roulette has pleaded not guilty. Twenty-nine-year-old Nathaniel Hendren is charged with first-degree manslaughter and armed criminal action following the January shooting death...
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Nathaniel Hendren
St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
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April 26, 2019 - 9:41 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The St. Louis Police officer accused of killing another officer during a game of Russian Roulette has been indicted. A St. Louis grand jury has charged Nathaniel Hendren with involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action. Prosecutors say that in Hendren's apartment, on...
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