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Associated Press
September 10, 2019 - 3:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — State officials are conducting a survey on crime against LGBTQ individuals that will help inform how to disperse funding and state and local policies. The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority says research shows LGBTQ individuals experience crimes at a higher rate,...
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Washington University
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Michael Calhoun
September 09, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Wash U is offering safety escorts for students walking to their apartments.
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Associated Press
September 05, 2019 - 10:39 pm
MIAMI (AP) — An American Airlines mechanic is accused of sabotaging a flight over stalled union contract negotiations. Citing a criminal complaint affidavit filed in federal court, The Miami Herald reports Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani was arrested Thursday on the sabotage charge and is accused...
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Maria Keena
September 05, 2019 - 3:04 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Two St. Louis area men are facing numerous charges after allegedly firing on police and leading them on a pursuit. It all started with a traffic stop, Wednesday. Police pulled over 42-year-old Kenneth Bull, when 27-year-old Matthew Higgins fired two shots at the officers. A 15-...
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Associated Press
September 04, 2019 - 4:43 pm
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - A 35-year-old Cape Girardeau man is charged with making a terrorist threat after he allegedly dropped a "stink bomb'' at a cable service office. The Southeast Missourian reports a court statement filed by police said Deandre Dunn was arrested after the incident at a...
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St. Louis city skyline with Gateway Arch
Carol Daniel
August 28, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Marty Casey posted a lengthy letter to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson on Facebook asking for her support to create the "Stand Up St. Louis" concert.
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August 13, 2019 - 6:17 pm
DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines is setting an earlier cutoff time for when pilots must stop drinking alcohol before flights. The airline is telling pilots they must abstain from alcohol for 12 hours before flights, up from the previous eight hours. The change in the rule — it's called "bottle-to-...
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In this undated booking photo provided by the Greene County, Missouri, Sheriff's Office shows 20-year-old Dmitriy Andreychenko. Five days after 22 people were killed at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, panicked shoppers fled a Walmart in Springfield, Missouri, after Andreychenko, carrying a rifle and wearing body armor walked around the store before being stopped by an off-duty firefighter. Police on Friday identified the man as Andreychenko, who lived in the Springfield area. (Greene County Sheriff via AP) .
August 09, 2019 - 6:37 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday filed a terrorist threat charge against a 20-year-old man who said he walked into a Missouri store wearing body armor and carrying a loaded rifle and handgun to test whether Walmart would honor his constitutional right to bear arms. The incident, just...
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St. Louis County Police
Megan Lynch
August 08, 2019 - 1:48 pm
St. Louis, MO (KMOX) - Investigators say they're once again seeing an increase in credit card skimming at ATM's and gas pumps. St. Louis County Police say it's a crime that goes in cycles. "We've recovered about five of these in the last few months, so yes still very prevalent," says Sergent Mike...
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August 05, 2019 - 9:59 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - "Quit Tweeting and Facebook posting about the violence and do something about it!" That's the message from Better Family Life's James Clark as he kicks off his latest effort to protect children from violence. Clark wants 500 volunteers to wait with students at more than 200 bus...
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