fire, melt, hand sanitizer
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Sam Masterson
June 19, 2020 - 1:54 pm
Firefighters shared photos of a melted car interior as a warning because the fire was caused by a person leaving a bottle of hand sanitizer on the dashboard.
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Mike Krauser
May 21, 2020 - 3:32 pm
A fire department in Wisconsin has a warning about hand sanitizer, left exposed to sunlight in cars. Hand sanitizer ignited, apparently as the sun hit the bottle, creating an effect like a magnifying glass. Read on.
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Sam Masterson
November 14, 2019 - 8:51 am
(KMOX) - Movies like "Dumbo," "The Jungle Book" and "Lady and the Tramp" have arrived on Disney+ with a warning that lets viewers know they could be in for an offensive ride. A few of the classic animated features that appear on the new streaming service have been slightly altered since they were...
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west nile virus spread by mosquito
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September 05, 2019 - 4:05 pm
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) - Adult mosquitoes collected from Hillsboro tested positive for the West Nile Virus, according to the Jefferson County Health Department (JCHD). The bugs collected on Sept. 5 in Hillsboro, as well as the surrounding area, tested positive for the disease which can cause...
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August 12, 2019 - 9:02 am
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX) - Granite City Police are warning residents and drivers to stay off roads in the area after flash flooding, Monday morning. Many vehicles are already stuck on the flooded roads, but police say unless it's an emergency, they will wait until the flooding goes down before...
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August 06, 2019 - 1:06 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The Venezuelan government named St. Louis on a list of U.S. cities that its citizens shouldn't travel to due to the "proliferation of acts of violence and crimes" in recent history. The Latin American county is just one of multiple nations to issue an alert on travel to the U.S...
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August 05, 2019 - 12:25 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - The FBI issued a nationwide warning on Sunday about a concern for copycat criminals after more than dozens of people were killed or injured in shootings in Texas and Ohio this weekend. The FBI is "concerned that U.S.-based domestic violent extremists could become inspired by...
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May 21, 2019 - 7:08 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- Multiple tornado warnings have been issued for the St. Louis region as a line of storms makes it's way east. A radar indicated tornado was first reported near Defiance, Missouri around 6:10 p.m. Watch how quickly this large and dangerous #tornado wraps up and forms near Augusta...
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February 12, 2019 - 4:34 pm
(KMOX) - Police are warning the public about a concerning new teen challenge. According to CBS New York , teens are apparently daring each other to disappear for two days in hopes their picture will show up on social media, as part of the "48-hours Missing Challenge." "This could be the stupidest...
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Hand reaching for raw cookie dough.
December 10, 2018 - 10:15 am
It's an annual warning from the CDC, that raw eggs and raw flour cause life-threatening diseases.
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