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Firefighter Paramedic Chris Moore
Maryland Heights Police Department
June 13, 2019 - 1:40 pm
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (KMOX) — The City of Maryland Heights will honor a recently deceased 18-year veteran of the Maryland Heights Fire Protection District before taking him to his final resting place Friday, June 14. Firefighter-paramedic Chris Moore was on duty June 6 when he had a medical...
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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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May 23, 2019 - 10:28 am
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (AP) — Police in the St. Louis suburb of Maryland Heights are seeking answers about how a man was injured at a Dave Matthews Band concert and died later at a hospital. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 44-year-old Jasen Smith and his wife, Darcy, attended the concert...
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May 22, 2019 - 10:53 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A judge has reversed the r evocation of the peace officer license of a Missouri highway patrolman who was driving a boat when a handcuffed Iowa man fell out and drowned. Cole County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Green on Monday sent proceedings against trooper Anthony Piercy...
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Alex Degman
May 16, 2019 - 9:17 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The St. Charles man killed in a crash near the Poplar Street Bridge early Thursday morning has been identified — and his family is asking for help. George West leaves behind his wife Danielle, who's expecting their second child in September, and a 12-year-old daughter. West was...
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May 06, 2019 - 8:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - Authorities say at least 18 people were shot over the weekend in more than 10 separate incidents in St. Louis, three of them fatally. A middle school student with a brght future in sports was among the dead. Sports Illustrated called 14-year-old Jaylon McKenzie of Belleville...
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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 12: Director John Singleton attends a discussion at the "Spotlight On Screenwriting: Boyz n the Hood 25th Anniversary Screening With John Singleton And Walter Mosley" presented by The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences at SVA on June 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences)
Fred Bodimer
May 01, 2019 - 3:41 am
(KMOX) — A local stroke specialist says director John Singleton 's death at age 51 from a stroke serves as an important reminder about the increased risk of stroke for African Americans. Singleton was an Oscar-nominated director and the man behind the hit film Boyz n the Hood . He suffered a...
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April 30, 2019 - 4:44 pm
(KMOX) - A Pennsylvania woman has developed a pouch that drivers can attach to their driver’s side vent to store important documents within reach. It's purpose is to prevent situations where police officers believed a person was reaching across for a weapon and possibly shooting an unarmed person...
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April 02, 2019 - 4:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City animal control officers are investigating how the dismembered remains of a horse ended up in a city park. A man playing disc golf found the remains in Kessler Park Monday evening. Person playing disk golf found dismembered horse in Kessler Park last night. Animal...
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March 25, 2019 - 12:11 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The co-founder and president of The Pasta House Co. Kim Tucci has died of cancer. He was 78. KMOX host Michael Kelley confirmed the news Monday morning. Some have already taken to social media to thank the born-and-raised St. Louis-native for his charitable efforts and dedication...
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