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July 08, 2019 - 8:16 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - An analysis of police data shows that violent crime in St. Louis has become deadlier in the past decade or so and the use of guns is on the rise. The study by University of Missouri-St. Louis criminology professor Janet Lauritsen and criminology doctoral candidate Theodore Lentz...
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money bills
July 02, 2019 - 12:20 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Officials with Washington University in St. Louis have announced that campus staff will be paid a $15-an-hour minimum wage by 2021. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the raise, which was pushed by campus employees’ union, affects close to 1,200 workers, but does not include...
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April 30, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Suicides among U.S. kids aged 10 to 17 jumped to a 19-year high in the month following the release of a popular TV series that depicted a girl ending her life, researchers said. The study published Monday can't prove that the Netflix show "13 Reasons Why" was the cause, but there were 195 more...
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March 08, 2019 - 2:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pace of hiring in the United States fell last month to its lowest point in nearly a year and a half, a surprise drop likely reflecting harsh weather and other temporary factors that led most economists to see the slowdown as a temporary blip. Employers added just 20,000 jobs,...
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Pack of cigarettes
February 04, 2019 - 3:54 pm
The bill introduced in the state senate wants to eventually do away with all cigarette smoking in the state.
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Police officers walk under a large American flag on their way to the funeral
(Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports)
December 28, 2018 - 8:00 am
Of the officers who were shot, eight were killed during investigative activity and six were killed while responding to calls of a domestic or public disturbance, according to the report.
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Large deep pothole in Montreal street, Canada.
© Marc Bruxelle |
August 28, 2018 - 9:03 am
Missouri’s roads need fixing, but there's not much money for it, and the state's fuel tax hasn't been raised in two decades.
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Close-up Of Doctor Examining Skin Of Child Patient With Dermatoscope
© Andrey Popov |
August 07, 2018 - 8:29 am
Local urgent care centers say they're seeing an uptick in Hand, Foot and Mouth infections.
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Medical marijuana in large jar at a legal marijuana dispensary.
June 13, 2018 - 7:23 am
Thirty percent of the officers surveyed said they believe there's been an increase in marijuana incident in schools over the past five years.
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Front view of a sad teen checking phone sitting on the floor in the living room at home with a dark background
© Antonio Guillem |
June 12, 2018 - 8:43 am
Calls to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are way up, more than 25 percent in the past week.
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