politics

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam speaks during a news conference
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February 08, 2019 - 4:12 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam told his top staff Friday that he is not going to resign over the racist photo that has roiled state politics, despite intense pressure to step down, according to a top administration official. Northam called a...
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Orthodox church. Wall painting with the Holy Trinity - Bujoreni Monastery, Vaslui County, landmark attraction in Romania.
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Fred Bodimer
January 17, 2019 - 11:16 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — A new study finds church pews may be full of teenagers , but finding college students there is a lot tougher. 66 percent of young adults who attended a Protestant church as a teen say they dropped out for at least a year of more between the ages of 18 and 22. "Some of (the...
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Missouri State Capitol
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January 09, 2019 - 7:05 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri General Assembly was to begin its historic 100th edition on Wednesday with new faces in many places after scandals, resignations and term limits that forced out many of the officials who were guiding the state just one year ago. Republicans will continue to...
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Claire McCaskill
ST LOUIS, MO - NOVEMBER 06: Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) concedes defeat in her bid to keep her U.S. Senate seat during an election-night rally on November 6, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill lost to Republican challenger Josh Hawley. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
December 12, 2018 - 11:00 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri's outgoing Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill says she won't run for another office, but will remain active in politics. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday that although McCaskill says she'll never run again, she might help recruit or mentor Democratic candidates...
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Mark Reardon
October 12, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Congress used to be full of moderate, blue-state Democrats who had room to differ with the radical wing of their party. Those Democrats don’t exist anymore.
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PC Green demonstrates switching on a body-worn camera (BWC) at Brixton Police Station on January 25, 2017 in London, England.
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September 17, 2018 - 9:30 am
A year after the Jason Stockley verdict, St. Louis police still don't have body cameras.
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The hand of woman putting her vote in the ballot box. American flags on background.
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June 25, 2018 - 9:53 am
Kinder says he never intended to make a career of it anyway, and hopes his salary also goes back into the mission.
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Close up shot of a calculator and pen with budget written on pad
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June 11, 2018 - 8:55 am
County Executive Ken Waller says an emergency meeting on Friday corrected the budget snafu
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Assault rifle AR15 and flashlight
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March 26, 2018 - 9:10 am
Speakers at Saturday's 'March for our lives" in downtown St. Louis had a message to politicians who do not support their gun control efforts.
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