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11 pm news

Man, 41, shot in St. Charles; suspect in custody

2018-03-22 23:00:00
The victim was hospitalized for a gunshot wound to the shoulder and investigators are questioning a 25-year-old suspect. Read Full Story ...

10 pm news

'Not enough': Residents of troubled housing complex, advocates demand change

2018-03-22 22:15:00
ST. LOUIS ? Activists and residents of the Clinton-Peabody complex, frustrated with their living conditions after a months-long mice infestation, are threatening a campaign to oust top officials if they don?t take stronger action. Read Full Story ...

'It's unacceptable': Residents of troubled housing complex, advocates demand change

2018-03-22 22:15:00
Residents of the Clinton-Peabody public housing complex complain that a months-long mice infestation is only the latest sign pointing to poor living conditions at the 31-building complex just south of downtown. Read Full Story ...

9 pm news

Asian shares slump on fears of trade war between US, China

2018-03-22 21:09:03
HONG KONG (AP) ? Asian stock markets slumped Friday after Beijing responded to the Trump administration's tariff hikes by saying it may slap higher import duties on a range of U.S. goods, ratcheting up fears of a trade war. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news

?Sherlock Gnomes? doesn?t stand out from pack of family-friendly films

2018-03-22 20:30:00
There?s a current boom of family-friendly film fare inspired by beloved British literary characters, which makes this moment ripe for the animated ?Sherlock Gnomes,? the sequel to 2011?s "Gnomeo and Juliet.? In terms of ranking these adaptations, "Sherlock Gnomes? is? Read Full Story ...

Memorial service held 47 years after Missouri chopper pilot was shot down in Laos

2018-03-22 20:15:00
Reginald Cleve grew up in Farmington and was the president of his high school class in 1965. Read Full Story ...

Gone extinct: Animatronic T-Rex bursts into flames

2018-03-22 20:04:00
CANON CITY, Colo. (AP) ? The co-owner of a dinosaur-themed park in southern Colorado thinks an electrical malfunction caused a life-size animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex to burst into flames. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news

Stocks dive on trade war fears after China sanctions

2018-03-22 19:55:47
NEW YORK (AP) ? Stocks plunged Thursday after the Trump administration slapped sanctions on goods and investment from China. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped more than 700 points as investors feared that trade tensions between the world's largest economies? Read Full Story ...

School shooting victim 'brain dead,' life support ending

2018-03-22 19:49:08
GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) ? A teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school is brain dead and is being removed from life support, her mother said Thursday. Read Full Story ...

That'll leave a mark: Minnesota teen crashes through exam building during driving test

2018-03-22 19:10:00
A 17-year-old Minnesota girl put her car in drive instead of reverse, police said, ending her driving test in spectacular fashion. Read Full Story ...

Alton teachers reject another contract offer

2018-03-22 19:00:00
The Alton Education Association already voted to issue a notice of intent to strike, but its leaders hope the district will produce a better offer. Read Full Story ...

One St. Louis County police officer fired, one resigns after drunken driving arrests

2018-03-22 19:00:00
Probationary officer Martin Gulley was fired Thursday after his arrest in Illinois. Officer Henry Griese, 26, resigned Monday following his second arrest for DWI in less than six months. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news

McMaster out, Bolton in as Trump's national security adviser

2018-03-22 17:52:48
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, injecting a hawkish foreign policy voice into his administration ahead of key decisions on Iran and North Korea. Read Full Story ...

Trump replacing McMaster with Bolton

2018-03-22 17:37:07
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton, a former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Read Full Story ...

Former Cardinals slugger Jack Clark files for bankruptcy, again

2018-03-22 17:30:00
'The Ripper' claims more than $500,000 in net debt in filing Read Full Story ...

Creve Coeur investment firm Kennedy Capital promotes Cobin to CEO

2018-03-22 17:27:00
Cobin, previously Portfolio Manager and a director, succeeds Kimberly Wood. Read Full Story ...

Mueller examining Cambridge Analytica, Trump campaign ties

2018-03-22 17:07:47
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Special counsel Robert Mueller is scrutinizing the connections between President Donald Trump's campaign and the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica, which has come under fierce criticism over reports that it swiped the data of more than 50? Read Full Story ...

St. Louis County police officer resigns after second arrest for DWI

2018-03-22 17:00:00
Officer Henry Griese, 26, resigned Monday following his second arrest for DWI in less than six months Read Full Story ...

4 pm news

CNN chief Jeff Zucker says Fox News is propaganda machine

2018-03-22 16:59:00
NEW YORK (AP) ? CNN chief Jeff Zucker sharply attacked the network's rivals at Fox News Channel on Thursday, saying that it has become a propaganda machine that is "doing an incredible disservice to the country." Read Full Story ...

Fleeing driver nearly ran down officer, O'Fallon, Mo., police say

2018-03-22 16:45:00
Driver and passenger who were in stolen car are facing charges. Read Full Story ...

Messenger: Eric Greitens blames George Soros for his troubles. What if it were true?

2018-03-22 16:30:00
At one point Eric Greitens belonged to the same Democratic Party as George Soros. Perhaps they talked? Read Full Story ...

Planning commission opposes Missouri Bluffs subdivision

2018-03-22 16:30:00
Final decision is up to the County Council. Read Full Story ...

City of Atlanta computer network hit by ransomware attack

2018-03-22 16:24:00
ATLANTA (AP) ? Officials say the city of Atlanta's computer network has been the victim of a ransomware cyberattack. Read Full Story ...

Toys R Us founder dies days after chain's announced shutdown

2018-03-22 16:08:04
Lazarus modeled his business after the self-service supermarkets that were becoming popular in the 1950s Read Full Story ...

Mikolas, Ozuna pick up steam for Cardinals

2018-03-22 16:00:00
Righthander holds Braves to two runs in six innings. Ozuna drives in four, including three-run homer, in 8-2 win. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news

Malls, stores and churches: St. Louis County police release list of bathrooms where girls were photographed

2018-03-22 15:23:00
Man, woman were arrested earlier this month after girl was photographed at South County Mall. Read Full Story ...

Malls, stores and churches: Pair targeted St. Louis County public restrooms to photograph girls

2018-03-22 15:23:00
Man, woman were arrested earlier this month after girl was photographed at South County Mall. Read Full Story ...

Tillerson bids farewell to a 'mean-spirited town'

2018-03-22 15:00:00
The departing Secretary of State drew a sustained round of applause when he said: "This can be a very mean-spirited town. But you don't have to choose to participate in that." Read Full Story ...

2 pm news

Mikolas, Ozuna picking up steam for Cardinals

2018-03-22 14:39:00
Righthander holds Braves to two runs in six innings. Ozuna drives in four, including three-run homer, in 8-2 win. Read Full Story ...

U.S. House passes spending bill that includes money for St. Louis jets, NGA, but leaves some area members with a sour taste

2018-03-22 14:15:00
Smith votes 'no' in House, McCaskill may do same in Senate Read Full Story ...

Student charged after bomb threat causes evacuation of Jefferson County high school

2018-03-22 14:15:00
The school was evacuated and searched at midday Wednesday, but no danger was found, police said. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news

Community Invited to "Grow the Gardens" at Wildey Theatre, April 13

2018-03-22 13:40:00
The Gardens at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville invites the public to ?Grow the Gardens? from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, April 13 at The Wildey Theatre located at 252 N. Main Street in Edwardsville. The fundraiser event promises an evening of networking, food and engaging entertainment from The Dueling Pianos, featuring... Read Full Story ...

SIUE East St. Louis Charter High School Receives Theater Training Through CAS Grant

2018-03-22 13:24:00
Sitting in a circle in a nondescript classroom, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Charter High School (CHS) students are introduced to Aunt Ester, Citizen Barlow and the City of Bones.  The 16 students are reading scenes from the famous playwright August Wilson?s Gem of the Ocean under the direction and... Read Full Story ...

Tarasenko could be back with Blues this weekend

2018-03-22 13:21:00
Hutton also back on ice, though Yeo doesn't expect him this weekend; no punishment for Schenn Read Full Story ...

12 pm news

Top Greitens aides say legal woes are not a distraction

2018-03-22 12:19:00
On Friday, Attorney General Josh Hawley is scheduled to update the status of his inquiry into The Mission Continues, which is the charity Gov. Eric Greitens founded in 2007. Read Full Story ...

Raasch: What's your social media brand, and who makes it?

2018-03-22 12:15:00
Facebook users as commodities, not friends Read Full Story ...

Illinois budget deficit soared to a record $14.6 billion in fiscal year 2017

2018-03-22 12:15:00
The state's deep financial woes have left it with the lowest credit ratings among U.S. states. Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Trump moves to crack down on China trade with $50 billion in tariffs on imported products

2018-03-22 11:31:00
The president directed U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to announce a proposed list of products to be hit with tariff increases within 15 days. Read Full Story ...

'Pacific Rim Uprising' is a dumb, unnecessary sequel

2018-03-22 11:00:00
John Boyega stars in science-fiction flick. Read Full Story ...

Updated: Which NCAA tournament produced the most upsets?

2018-03-22 11:00:00
So far, there's been three upsets in 2018. How many came in tournaments before, and which tournament had the most? Post-Dispatch data reporter and NCAA nut Janelle O'Dea takes a look. Read Full Story ...

10 am news

Trade war averted for now between U.S., Europe

2018-03-22 10:54:00
Trump has decided to "pause" the tariffs for countries that are engaged in trade negotiations with the United States. Read Full Story ...

MoDOT cancels weekend highway shutdown downtown amid rain forecast

2018-03-22 10:48:00
The work on eastbound Interstate 44/northbound Interstate 55 has been rescheduled to begin April 13. Read Full Story ...

President Trump's lead lawyer quits

2018-03-22 10:45:00
Dowd's resignation comes as Trump has stepped up his attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller and days after Dowd said in a statement the investigation should end, initially claiming he was speaking for the President before saying he was only? Read Full Story ...

'The Death of Stalin' is Marxian fun

2018-03-22 10:30:00
Soviet dictator is at heart of sharp satire. Read Full Story ...

Charges expected Thursday against teen in Jefferson County high school bomb threat

2018-03-22 10:23:00
The school was evacuated and searched at midday Wednesday, but no danger was found, police said. Read Full Story ...

Mikolas, Weaver both to start Thursday for Cardinals

2018-03-22 10:18:00
Weaver will pitch in minor-league game. Mikolas to face Braves. Munoz plays shortstop in otherwise 'regular' lineup. Read Full Story ...

Best Bets: African Film Festival, 'Stiff,' Stout & Oyster Festival, Susan Graham, Pat Benatar, Matt and Kim

2018-03-22 10:15:00
Our staff picks the best things to do this week ? with a look ahead. Read Full Story ...

9 am news

Cardinals pave way for Motte to join Memphis, unless another team snags him

2018-03-22 09:43:00
JUPITER, Fla. ? In order to get Jason Motte from their major-league camp to Class AAA Memphis' bullpen, the Cardinals had to perform a transaction tango, and that process began Thursday morning. Read Full Story ...

Tractor-trailer crash shuts down lanes on Interstate 55

2018-03-22 09:22:00
All northbound lanes and three southbound lanes are closed. Read Full Story ...

Judah & the Lion's quick transformation from opening act to chart-topping headliners

2018-03-22 09:09:00
A lot has happened to the Nashville-based band Judah & the Lion since its sophomore album, ?Folk Hop n? Roll,? came out two years ago. Read Full Story ...

Rapper Flame shines light on his past and more with new album

2018-03-22 09:00:00
Christian rapper Flame is peeling away layers with his new album ?God Knows,? his most personal release since his early days. Read Full Story ...

8 am news

Rape victim survives after being shot 8 times by attacker near Overland, police say

2018-03-22 08:51:00
Suspect is a convicted felon. Read Full Story ...

Lee DeWyze heading to the Monocle

2018-03-22 08:45:00
Lee DeWyze will be at the Monocle with a show on May 3. The show time is at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15-$58 at The Ready Room is presenting the concert. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Offers Online Nursing Doctoral and Master?s Degrees for BJC HealthCare

2018-03-22 08:40:00
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing (SIUE SON) and BJC HealthCare today announced a new academic opportunity for BJC HealthCare nurses, offering two online Master of Science nursing degrees (MS) and a post-master?s doctor of nursing practice (DNP) beginning immediately. Under the agreement, online Master of... Read Full Story ...

SIUE School of Business Celebrates Record $200,000 in Donor Support

2018-03-22 08:35:00
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Business recognized record donor support with scholarships worth more than $200,000 during its 14th Annual Scholarships and Awards Program held Wednesday, March 21. Awards were presented to approximately 100 students pursuing degrees in accounting, business administration, computer... Read Full Story ...

Boy, 15, shot on porch of Spanish Lake home

2018-03-22 08:17:00
Police say the teen was stable at a hospital. Read Full Story ...

7 am news

Activist investor that wants to breakup Shop 'n Save parent Supervalu nominates new directors

2018-03-22 07:46:00
Supervalu is the parent company of Kirkwood-based Shop 'n Save, which has 36 stores in the St. Louis region. Read Full Story ...

Mother was on meth when she hit and killed toddler with car in Southern Illinois, charges say

2018-03-22 07:30:00
The mother did not realize her son wasn't in the vehicle and began to drive away, striking and killing the child. Read Full Story ...

Scottrade layoffs climb to over 1,000

2018-03-22 07:27:00
The layoffs began in November, a few months after the deal officially closed. Read Full Story ...

Toys R Us liquidation sales begin Thursday. Here's what to know before you shop.

2018-03-22 07:14:00
Hundreds of Toys R Us and Babies R Us locations are scheduled to close in the coming months, which means the company has a lot of inventory to sell. Read Full Story ...

6 am news

Country fans can choose between seeing singer Brent Cobb at 2 vastly different venues

2018-03-22 06:45:00
If you want to see country songwriter and singer Brent Cobb, you've got two chances this year. Read Full Story ...

Judge rules St. Louis County public defenders' caseload too high, orders changes

2018-03-22 06:30:00
A plan aims to ease court proceedings for low-income defendants and public defenders' caseloads with a wait list, a lottery to appoint private lawyers to low-level cases, and a screening process to keep non-violent probation violators out of prison. Read Full Story ...

AP Exclusive: Toy co. CEO leads effort to salvage Toys R Us

2018-03-22 06:25:18
Investors have pledged a total of $200 million and hope to raise four times that amount in crowdfunding in a bid to save potentially more than half of the 735 Toys R Us stores slated to close. Read Full Story ...

Calling all St. Louis area dog lovers: Who wants a grown-up treat?

2018-03-22 06:15:00
Looking for a dog but not a battle to save your shoes or couch cushions? Read Full Story ...

Double shooting in Franklin County leaves man dead, woman injured

2018-03-22 06:03:00
The shooting was reported before 5 a.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of Meramec Avenue. Read Full Story ...

4 am news

Highland students peacefully participate in national walkout

2018-03-22 04:30:00
Last Wednesday morning, 31 Highland students participated in a national walkout as part of a protest against gun violence. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Climbing Club reaches new heights
2018-03-22 04:30:00
Whether they are competing or participating recreationally, the SIUE Climbing Club continues to aim high as their organization continues to grow on campus.  Read Full Story ...

1 am news

Student referendum, Morris University Center renovations delayed
2018-03-22 01:34:00
The Morris University Center Renovation Master Plan, which would include infrastructure needs and modern renovations, has been delayed due to  push back on the new student referendum. Read Full Story ...

12 am news

Big stars come to wish the Muny 'Happy Birthday'

2018-03-22 00:53:00
Two May events kick off the centennial celebration Read Full Story ...

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