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Associated Press
October 24, 2019 - 4:56 pm
Illinois' health department in August reported the nation's first death related to vaping.
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October 17, 2019 - 10:23 am
(KMOX) — Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings died Thursday morning, and local politicians are reacting to the news. Missouri Democratic Congressman Lacy Clay said, "My prayers go out to the family and friends of @RepCummings. He was my colleague, friend and mentor. I have lost a brother and America...
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Associated Press
September 23, 2019 - 8:49 am
CHICAGO (AP/KMOX) — Illinois lawmakers this fall will consider banning most flavored vaping products, following recent restrictions that some other states have enacted amid concerns about the safety of vaping and its allure to young people. The legislation sponsored by Democratic state Rep. Deb...
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Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 1:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP/KMOX) — Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vaping. A man who died in St. Louis this week was the first vaping-related death in the state of Missouri and eighth overall in the...
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September 19, 2019 - 3:55 pm
The death of a Missouri man in his mid-40s happened this week at Mercy Hospital St. Louis.
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Alex Degman
September 18, 2019 - 7:24 pm
Illinois State Police are investigating after a man died in the custody of the Madison County Sheriff's Department this week.
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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 10:12 am
She was a congressional reporter and analyst who co-anchored the Sunday political show "This Week" with Sam Donaldson from 1996 to 2002.
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Fred Bodimer
September 10, 2019 - 5:25 pm
The American Medical Association is urging Americans to stop vaping or using e-cigarettes of any sort until they get a better handle on the cause of the more than 450 lung illnesses related to the product.
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Kevin Killeen
September 09, 2019 - 5:22 pm
CRESTWOOD, MO (KMOX) - In a suburb where the police chief says most neighbors get along, a man is charged with stabbing his neighbor's dog to death. Police Chief Ron Compton says the clash happened Saturday just before noon in the 9700 block of Greenview Drive. John Ross, 59, is charged with...
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