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A bullet-riddled vehicle that members of LeBaron family were traveling in sits parked on a dirt road near Bavispe, at the Sonora-Chihuahua border, Mexico, Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019. Three women and six of their children, related to the extended LeBaron family, were gunned down in an attack while traveling along Mexico's Chihuahua and Sonora state border on Monday. (AP Photo/Christian Chavez)
Associated Press
November 06, 2019 - 10:04 pm
COLONIA LEBARON, Mexico (AP) — When drug cartel gunmen opened fire on American women and children in northern Mexico, the Mexican Army, the National Guard and Sonora state police were not there to protect them. It took them about eight hours just to arrive. To villagers and others, the bloodshed...
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This combination of frames from Nov. 4, 2019, video by Kenny Miller and posted on the Twitter account of Alex LeBaron shows two views of a burned-out vehicle that was being used by some members of the LeBaron family as they were driving in a convoy near the Sonora-Chihuahua border in Mexico. Mexican authorities say drug cartel gunmen ambushed multiple vehicles, including this one, slaughtering several women and children. (Kenny Miller/Courtesy of Alex LeBaron via AP)
Associated Press
November 05, 2019 - 5:38 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug cartel gunmen ambushed three SUVs along a dirt road, slaughtering six children and three women — all U.S. citizens living in northern Mexico — in a grisly attack that left one vehicle a burned-out, bullet-riddled hulk, authorities said Tuesday. The dead included 8-month-old...
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St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson in the KMOX studio.
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Brad Choat
November 04, 2019 - 9:08 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — The mayors of Missouri's four largest cities hope a new Senate panel considers the work they've been doing on curbing gun violence. When the Missouri Senate's interim committee on public safety convenes, St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says they need to look at ways of...
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A group of children view a crime scene, where a seven-year-old girl was shot while trick-or-treating Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, in Chicago. The girl, who was shot in the upper chest area, was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, according to Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Associated Press
November 01, 2019 - 10:40 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A 15-year-old boy was charged Friday night with attempted murder in the suspected gang-related shooting of two people on Chicago's West Side, including a 7-year-old girl out trick-or-treating in a bumblebee costume when she was shot in the neck and critically injured. The shooting...
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Brian Kelly
October 23, 2019 - 4:11 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — There's a new addition to south St. Louis' Shaw neighborhood. As part of their effort to reverse a recent uptick in robberies and other crimes, St. Louis police have parked a real-time crime camera at 39th and Shaw. The department is also dispatching a robbery detail to patrol...
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Houston Astros relief pitcher Roberto Osuna throws against the New York Yankees during the eighth inning in Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Associated Press
October 23, 2019 - 12:57 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The assistant general manager of the Houston Astros apologized Tuesday for using "inappropriate language" after a Sports Illustrated report said he repeatedly yelled toward a group of female reporters about closer Roberto Osuna during a clubhouse celebration. Brandon Taubman released...
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FILE - In this May 8, 2019, file photo, a Yolo! brand CBD oil vape cartridge sits alongside a vape pen on a biohazard bag on a table at a park in Ninety Six, S.C. More than 50 people around Salt Lake City had been poisoned by the time the outbreak ended early last year, most by a vape called Yolo!, the acronym for "you only live once." (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
Associated Press
October 21, 2019 - 9:17 am
CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Some of the people rushing to emergency rooms thought the CBD vape they inhaled would help like a gentle medicine. Others puffed it for fun. What the vapors delivered instead was a jolt of synthetic marijuana, and with it an intense high of hallucinations and even seizures...
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Kevin Killeen
October 16, 2019 - 9:11 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Some Saint Louis Aldermen want to scrap the system of six, equally-staffed police districts and go back to the old system of nine districts, some with more officers to handle crime-prone areas. "The current system of how Saint Louis Police are spread out across the map isn't...
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St Louis, Missouri Skyline along the Mississippi River
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October 11, 2019 - 1:20 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Those for and against a plan to fly crime-fighting surveillance planes over St. Louis squared off at a rally outside St. Louis City Hall this week. About 20 people against the surveillance planes traded shouts with one person in support of the planes. Among those against, Alicia...
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Brian Kelly
October 06, 2019 - 12:36 pm
St. Louis Police officer reportedly among five people shot at reunion bonfire
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