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10 am news

Chief of Police in Bellefontaine Neighbors to retire in April

2015-03-03 10:13:53 kmov.com
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9 am news



Matheny puts a reward on the line in Cards' scrimmage

2015-03-03 09:30:00 STLToday.com
Matheny and his coaching staff challenged the team this morning to play with pep and the whole roster will get a day off before games begin. Read Full Story ...

Woman gets 7 years for trying to grab Missouri officer's gun

2015-03-03 09:24:38 kmov.com
A St. Louis-area woman who tried to disarm a police officer trying to arrest her has been ordered to spend seven years in prison for resisting arrest and assaulting a police officer. Read Full Story ...

Hearing enters 2nd day for suspect in Jewish site shootings

2015-03-03 09:23:00 BND.com

A preliminary hearing for a man accused of killing three people at Jewish sites in Kansas enters its second day, with more testimony scheduled from those who witnessed the shootings.

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Gubernatorial candidate Tom Schweich's funeral set to begin in Clayton

2015-03-03 09:12:00 STLToday.com
Former Sen. Danforth will deliver the eulogy. Read Full Story ...

Gubernatorial candidate Tom Schweich's funeral begins in Clayton

2015-03-03 09:12:00 STLToday.com
Former Sen. Danforth will deliver the eulogy. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Man awarded $883,000 for bedsore at hospital

2015-03-03 08:53:00 BND.com

A Jefferson County man has been awarded nearly $900,000 after developing a bedsore while being treated at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County.

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Do you know what to do if there's a tornado warning? Missouri tornado drill set for today

2015-03-03 08:44:00 STLToday.com
The National Weather Service encourages everyone to participate in the test and review their severe weather safety plans during the week. Read Full Story ...

Groundbreaking set for Loop Trolley

2015-03-03 08:38:29 kmov.com
A groundbreaking will take place on March 12 to mark the beginning of construction on the Loop Trolley. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



University City bank robber dropped cash as he fled because it was 'too much'

2015-03-03 07:45:00 STLToday.com
Police found cash dropped on sidewalks and streets, and in a Clayton stairwell. When police arrested him, he had 100 of the $1 bills from the bank, police say. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis police seek help on unsolved killing

2015-03-03 07:43:00 BND.com

St. Louis police have released surveillance images in an effort to identify a person of interest in a fatal shooting that happened more than four months ago.

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Trail of cash leads police to bank robbery suspect

2015-03-03 07:38:00 BND.com

A bank robbery suspect is in jail in suburban St. Louis after a trail of bills led police to him.

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Blunt, Kirk take different re-election steps

2015-03-03 07:30:00 STLToday.com
A tale of two senators facing re-election. Read Full Story ...

Drew Peterson back in court in Southern Illinois for murder-for-hire plot

2015-03-03 07:30:00 STLToday.com
He is charged with soliciting an unidentified person to find someone he could pay to kill the Will County state's attorney. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis gives preference to veterans on city jobs

2015-03-03 07:15:26 kmov.com
Veterans will get preferential treatment when applying for jobs with the city of St. Louis, now that Mayor Francis Slay has signed a bill into law. Read Full Story ...

Former Neoga police chief dies shoveling snow from driveway

2015-03-03 07:13:00 BND.com

A former police chief of the Neoga (nee-OH'-guh) Police Department has died after suffering a heart attack while shoveling snow from his driveway.

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Columbia council withdraws proposal to ban plastic bags

2015-03-03 07:08:00 BND.com

The Columbia City Council has withdrawn a proposal to ban the use of plastic bags at groceries, convenience stores and pharmacies.

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Authorities: Inmate escaped from Kansas City hospital

2015-03-03 07:03:00 BND.com

Authorities are searching for a Jackson County inmate who escaped while being treated from a Kansas City hospital.

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6 am news



Ferguson, state officials to be briefed on DOJ investigation today

2015-03-03 06:35:00 STLToday.com
Discussion with federal officials largely expected to signal announcement of findings of civil rights probe within days. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Want to prove you're the ultimate Cardinals fan?

2015-03-03 05:58:54 kmov.com
The St. Louis Cardinals launched the Cardinals Ultimate Fan Video Contest on Tuesday. Read Full Story ...

Statewide tornado drill taking place throughout Mo. Tuesday

2015-03-03 05:49:25 kmov.com
The statewide drill is part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, which is scheduled every year by the National Weather Service to prepare citizens for severe weather emergencies. Read Full Story ...

Illinois lawmakers? heroin proposal has $25M price tag

2015-03-03 05:07:52 kmov.com
Two Illinois lawmakers have announced bipartisan legislation that would spend $25 million to fight an epidemic of heroin and prescription drug abuse. Read Full Story ...

'Taste of Fiction' puts icing on classic literature

2015-03-03 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Disappointed the "Great British Baking Show" ended Sunday on PBS? Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Sewer district prepares for rain, snow melt

2015-03-03 04:58:50 kmov.com
The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District is getting ready for an onslaught of water into the storm sewer system of the region. Read Full Story ...

HUD gives Illinois $6.4M to help disabled, poor pay rent

2015-03-03 04:13:00 BND.com

Federal housing officials have earmarked more than $6.4 million to provide rental assistance to extremely low-income Illinois residents with disabilities.

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EXCHANGE: Sandwich Shop continues tenderloin tradition

2015-03-03 04:08:00 BND.com

Gray's Sandwich Shop has sold 9,000 tenderloins since June. Since it opened in 1984, owner Keith Gray estimates Gray's has sold nearly 500,000 tenderloins.

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St. Louis County police official accused of felony theft

2015-03-03 04:08:00 BND.com

A St. Louis County police lieutenant is suspended without pay after being accused of felony stealing after investigators say he did security work during his shifts with the county.

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Illinois' Adams County sees meth lab seizures drop

2015-03-03 04:03:00 BND.com

Authorities say they seized fewer methamphetamine labs last year in western Illinois' Adams County, but they say the form of the drug known as ice is still a serious problem.

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Missouri panel OKs bill for sports for homeschooled students

2015-03-03 04:03:00 BND.com

A Missouri House panel has approved a proposal to allow homeschooled students to play sports at public schools.

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Columbia man, 88, pleads guilty to fatally stabbing wife

2015-03-03 04:03:00 BND.com

An 88-year-old Columbia man has pleaded guilty in the stabbing death of his 86-year-old wife.

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Firefighters rescue dog from frigid Kansas City lake

2015-03-03 04:03:00 BND.com

Firefighters have rescued a dog that fell into a partially ice-covered lake in Kansas City, Kansas.

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3 am news



Man dies in house fire in southwestern Missouri

2015-03-03 03:58:00 BND.com

Southwestern Missouri authorities say a man has died in a house fire.

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Measles vaccination clinics announced in Palatine

2015-03-03 03:48:00 BND.com

Health officials have set up two vaccination clinics for people in Chicago's northwest suburbs who may have been exposed to measles.

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Chicago to begin construction on downtown transit projects

2015-03-03 03:28:00 BND.com

Chicago is set to begin construction on several transit projects aimed at reducing congestion downtown.

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Status hearing set in Chicago in Islamic State case

2015-03-03 03:28:00 BND.com

A Chicago-area man charged with trying to travel with his siblings to Syria to join the Islamic State group is scheduled to appear in court days after FBI agents raided…

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More than 1M Illinois students to take new standardized test

2015-03-03 03:28:00 BND.com

More than a million students are scheduled to take new standardized tests next week, despite concerns from Illinois' largest school district.

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2 am news



Ferguson News Guide: No charges expected for policeman

2015-03-03 02:58:00 BND.com

The federal investigation of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is expected to allege patterns of racial bias in the city's mostly white department. But the probe, nearing release, is…

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St. Louis man facing drug-trafficking charge in Illinois

2015-03-03 02:53:00 BND.com

A 29-year-old St. Louis man is facing a felony drug-trafficking charge following accusations he had been selling heroin out of a vehicle in southwestern Illinois.

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1 am news



Timeline details ties between Fort Worth police chief, Taser

2015-03-03 01:58:00 BND.com

Then-Fort Worth Police Chief Jeffrey Halstead and Taser International had a close relationship before and after the city signed a contract to purchase body cameras last year. Email communications and…

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Body-camera maker has financial ties to police chiefs

2015-03-03 01:53:00 BND.com

Taser International, the stun-gun maker emerging as a leading supplier of body cameras for police, has cultivated financial ties to police chiefs whose departments have bought the recording devices, raising…

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Missouri officials to mourn death of Auditor Schweich

2015-03-03 01:48:00 BND.com

Former U.S. Sen. John Danforth, an outspoken critic of the uncompromising nature of modern politics, is expected to speak Tuesday at a memorial service for Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, who…

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Drew Peterson back in court in murder-for-hire plot

2015-03-03 01:48:00 BND.com

The former suburban Chicago police officer convicted of killing his third wife and suspected in his fourth spouse's disappearance is returning to court on charges of trying to hire someone…

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Who should investigate police shootings? Obama's task force calls for independent investigations

2015-03-03 01:00:00 STLToday.com
But it stops short of whole-hearted endorsement of police body cameras. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



United Airlines won't accept rechargeable battery shipments

2015-03-03 00:08:00 BND.com

Citing safety concerns, United Airlines on Monday became the second major U.S. airline to announce it will no longer accept bulk shipments of rechargeable batteries of the kind that power…

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Verna Smith dies at 95; Ritenour teacher lobbied Congress for education research

2015-03-03 00:00:00 STLToday.com
She co-founded local chapter of what now is Women in Communications. Read Full Story ...

Another Zoo-Museum District director reveals conflict

2015-03-03 00:00:00 STLToday.com
It's the second such admission by a district board member over the past year, and it has come at a critical moment in the work of the board. Read Full Story ...

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