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4 pm news

Bridgeton voters to decide whether to hike utility tax for businesses

2018-01-18 16:49:00 STLToday.com
With simple majority approval, the commercial rate on water, gas, electric and local phone service would go to 7.5 percent; residential rates would remain at 5 percent. Read Full Story ...

Clay signs onto censure of President Trump for alleged comments in immigration meeting

2018-01-18 16:45:00 STLToday.com
Trump denies saying what Sen. Dick Durbin says he said Read Full Story ...

'Bird-splaining: How to continue to interact with us on Facebook

2018-01-18 16:30:00 STLToday.com
As you may have heard, Facebook is making changes to its news feed that may result in you no longer seeing our posts. We depend on you to interact with us on Facebook and provide useful feedback on our stories.? Read Full Story ...

Fact-checking President Trump's 'fake-news' awards

2018-01-18 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Politifact calls into question some of the claims Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Head-on crash with wrong-way driver kills man, injures 2 in Godfrey

2018-01-18 15:53:00 STLToday.com
A 22-year-old woman was driving the wrong way on Illinois 255 when she struck another car head-on. Read Full Story ...

Police recover carjacked vehicles, nab 3 suspects in South St. Louis

2018-01-18 15:45:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis Police were quick on their feet in nabbing three suspects and three vehicles they allegedly took Thursday morning. Read Full Story ...

Officers find dead shooting victim inside car after St. Louis crash

2018-01-18 15:38:00 STLToday.com
Crash was at Compton and Franklin Avenues. Read Full Story ...

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis revs up with spring exhibitions

2018-01-18 15:30:00 STLToday.com
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis opens new exhibitions. Read Full Story ...

Petersen criticizes McCaskill, Blunt, for voting for surveillance measure

2018-01-18 15:05:00 STLToday.com
Republican Senate candidate says provision violates 4th Amendment; Hawley also would have voted yes Read Full Story ...

Squitieri starts transportation business after noncompete dismissed

2018-01-18 15:05:00 STLToday.com
Transportation Solution Services may expand to Kansas City later this year and into Springfield, Mo., in early 2019. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Messenger: Another racist terrorist is caught in Missouri. Should we be surprised?

2018-01-18 14:30:00 STLToday.com
State fusion center used to send advisories to law enforcement about dangerous militia movement. But it stopped in 2009. Read Full Story ...

Cuts to funding and a likely tuition increase prompt new affordability push at Missouri State

2018-01-18 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Outside of donations and tuition revenue, state funding is the main financial artery for Missouri higher education. Read Full Story ...

Second Post-Dispatch Trivia Night coming up quick on Feb. 8

2018-01-18 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Join P-D for prizes, food and beer while helping "100 Neediest Cases" Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Hochman: Yadi tells Cubs catcher to 'respect the ranks!'

2018-01-18 13:55:00 STLToday.com
Willson Contreras said: "I know that I?m going to be better than (Yadier Molina and Buster Posey)." Read Full Story ...

'12 Strong' avoids politics but fulfills mission to entertain

2018-01-18 13:45:00 STLToday.com
Chris Hemsworth stars in fact-based action film '12 Strong.' Read Full Story ...

Officers investigating gunshots find body in vehicle in Tower Grove East

2018-01-18 13:45:00 STLToday.com
The body was found in the driver's seat of a vehicle about 11:25 p.m. Read Full Story ...

SIUE?s Harris Named Interim Assistant Provost

2018-01-18 13:45:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Denise Cobb, PhD, has named Jessica Harris, PhD, as interim assistant provost, effective January 1, 2018.  She will serve in the role through next year or until the successful completion of a search to fill the position permanently. A full search... Read Full Story ...

Officers investigating gunshots find body in Tower Grove East

2018-01-18 13:45:00 STLToday.com
The body was found in the driver's seat of a vehicle about 11:25 p.m. Read Full Story ...

Forever young Paul Rudd named Hasty Pudding Man of the Year

2018-01-18 13:26:00 STLToday.com
He was "Ant Man;" he was in "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" and of course -he was Phoebe Buffay's husband in "Friends." Read Full Story ...

Embattled Greitens avoids spotlight, releases tax cut plan via press release

2018-01-18 13:25:00 STLToday.com
The governor is facing a criminal investigation into allegations of blackmail. Read Full Story ...

SIUE alumnus found dead of apparent suicide

2018-01-18 13:16:00 alestlelive.com
A St. Louis musician who was reported missing last week has been found dead. Read Full Story ...

Perspective: 'Faceless' covers familiar terrorism topic with an unsatisfying end

2018-01-18 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Let?s set aside that this conversation always involves terrorism. Read Full Story ...

Two Muslim women ? and the third woman behind their story

2018-01-18 13:00:00 STLToday.com
For the Rep's latest show, young playwright Selina Fillinger captures a culture clash in a courtroom drama. Read Full Story ...

Perspective: 'Faceless' adds nothing new to a familiar terrorism topic

2018-01-18 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Let?s set aside that this conversation always involves terrorism. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Arizona lawmaker seeks ban on driving with pets on laps

2018-01-18 12:28:00 STLToday.com
Hawaii and New Jersey already have laws that make it illegal for drivers to keep pets on their laps. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis fentanyl dealer gets nine years in prison

2018-01-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
Andre Walker sold fentanyl to an undercover officer, others. Read Full Story ...

Tougher background checks result in 35 job offers being pulled at University of Illinois

2018-01-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
The expanded policy was approved after strong opposition from the faculty. Read Full Story ...

If Missouri gets hit by big snowfall, MoDOT says worker shortage will mean tough sledding

2018-01-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
"We have had winter conditions throughout the state, but they haven?t blanketed the entire state," the director said. "We were very fortunate that they didn?t." Read Full Story ...

St. Louis fentanyl dealer gets 9 years in prison

2018-01-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
Andre Walker sold fentanyl to an undercover officer, others. Read Full Story ...

Q&A: St. Louis Americana Festival exposes one of 'Midwest's best-kept secrets'

2018-01-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
The festival will take place at the Bootleg at Atomic Cowboy. Read Full Story ...

Warner Baxter will chair board for Variety children's charity

2018-01-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Ameren chief praises group for making STL "better and brighter" Read Full Story ...

Ameren CEO Warner Baxter will chair board for Variety children's charity

2018-01-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Ameren chief praises group for making STL "better and brighter" Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Bicyclist struck, killed in southwest Missouri

2018-01-18 11:57:00 STLToday.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. ? Authorities say a bicyclist was struck and killed in southwest Missouri. Read Full Story ...

Eye on the Tigers podcast: Is Mizzou an NCAA tournament team?

2018-01-18 11:45:00 STLToday.com
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STL scores high, again, in tap water quality

2018-01-18 11:35:00 STLToday.com
Lead levels in water among lowest in U.S., filter company says Read Full Story ...

Rick Lewis' talents continue to grow at splendid Grace Meat + Three

2018-01-18 11:00:00 STLToday.com
The new restaurant from the former Quincy Street Bistro and Southern chef features roast beef, pork ribs, fried chicken and more. Read Full Story ...

Amazon narrows HQ search to 20 cities, St. Louis doesn't make the cut

2018-01-18 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Amazon said "all the proposals showed tremendous enthusiasm and creativity." Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Hochman: Thought being Yadi's backup was tough? Meet Yadi's backup's backup.

2018-01-18 10:52:00 STLToday.com
It conjures memories of old stories about the Yankees' minor league shortstops from the 2000s -- or Orioles' shortstops in the 1980s and 90s. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz: Pujols still delivers for Cardinals and Dominican Republic

2018-01-18 10:52:00 STLToday.com
There?s a Dominican girl still fighting for her life and battling leukemia in St. Louis, in part because Albert Pujols created the path that landed her here through Carlos Martinez?s Tsunami Waves Foundation. Read Full Story ...

Hochman: You thought being Yadi's backup was tough? Meet Yadi's backup's backup

2018-01-18 10:45:00 STLToday.com
It conjures memories of old stories about the Yankees' minor league shortstops from the 2000s -- or Orioles' shortstops in the 1980s and 90s. Read Full Story ...

'The Final Year' laments the passing of Obama era

2018-01-18 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Documentary covers 90 days of the Obama presidency. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz: Pujols still delivers for Cardinals and Dominican

2018-01-18 10:22:00 STLToday.com
Former National League MVP Albert Pujols hasn?t hit a home run at Busch Stadium since he helped the 2011 Cardinals win the World Series. Although he has been with the Los Angeles Angels ever since, though, he remains somewhat of? Read Full Story ...

Best Bets: The Killers, Story of the Year, Powell Hall at 50, Family Winter Carnival, Winter Jazz Fest

2018-01-18 10:15:00 STLToday.com
Our staff picks the best things to do this week ? with a look ahead. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Trump insists his border wall views have not 'evolved'

2018-01-18 08:55:00 STLToday.com
He was pushing back against his own chief of staff's comments to lawmakers. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Keith Urban tour to kick off at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

2018-01-18 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Country music superstar Keith Urban will kick off his upcoming tour at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, according to a story at billboard.com. Read Full Story ...

A lifesaving gift: Near-stranger donates kidney to toddler

2018-01-18 06:19:00 STLToday.com
A Kirkwood mother of three felt called to help save the life of a toddler she barely knew. On Wednesday, she did just that. Read Full Story ...

A lifesaving gift: Near-stranger donates kidney to toddler in St. Louis

2018-01-18 06:19:00 STLToday.com
A Kirkwood mother of three felt called to help save the life of a toddler she barely knew. On Wednesday, she did just that. Read Full Story ...

Missing St. Louis musician dead in apparent suicide, family says

2018-01-18 06:08:00 STLToday.com
Nathan Jatcko, 31, took his own life, according to a post by his family on a Facebook page set up to help find him. Read Full Story ...

No school for some Metro East students due to boil order

2018-01-18 06:00:00 STLToday.com
The boil order comes two weeks after much of St. Clair County and parts of Monroe County were placed under a three-day boil order Jan 3. because of problems caused by multiple water main breaks caused by the cold weather. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Family asking for help in search of missing St. Louis musician last seen Friday

2018-01-18 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
A Metro East father is asking for help in the search for his missing son, a St. Louis-based musician and keyboardist who disappeared Friday. Read Full Story ...

Students can now receive personal trainer certification

2018-01-18 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
Personal trainers looking to receive their certifications, but don?t have the time or the money to put into a credit program, now have another option.  Read Full Story ...

The benefits of getting an internship in college

2018-01-18 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
For most college students, internships are their first professional experience in their desired field. However, some are unpaid and select students feel as though they are giving away free labor to co Read Full Story ...

A look at the duties of a Student Government representative

2018-01-18 04:01:00 alestlelive.com
Student Government officials serve as advocates for undergraduate, graduate and professional students here at SIUE. Part of their job is to listen to students? issues and concerns in order to make bei Read Full Story ...

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