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8 pm news

Police leaders, DOJ officials have marathon meeting regarding review of Ferguson response

cbyers@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 20:00:00 STLToday.com
Sources say local police leaders met with federal officials Thursday to discuss forthcoming review of initial Ferguson response. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Death of man found in vacant building in St. Louis called 'suspicious'

jcurrier@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 18:45:00 STLToday.com
Man was found dead in 3900 block of Labadie Avenue. Read Full Story ...

St. Clair County man charged with child sex abuse

2015-07-07 18:30:00 STLToday.com
Cesar L. Aharon, 47, was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual abuse of a child younger than 13. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis bill poster to live atop billboard to protest killing

jholleman@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 18:30:00 STLToday.com
Daniel Fuller will perch until St. Louis goes one week without a homicide. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis woman pleads guilty to murder, elder abuse

rpatrick@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 18:00:00 STLToday.com
A St. Louis woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, elder abuse and domestic assault Monday afternoon in the 2012 death of her housemate. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis woman pleads guilty to elder abuse, murder of man found malnourished with broken bones

rpatrick@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 18:00:00 STLToday.com
A St. Louis woman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, elder abuse and domestic assault Monday afternoon in the 2012 death of her housemate. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Carpenter gets start at second base for night cap

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 17:47:00 STLToday.com
CHICAGO ? Cardinals' infielder Matt Carpenter, an All-Star in his first year as a starter at second base, will return to the position made him a regular in the lineup Tuesday night against the Cubs. Read Full Story ...

Cards offense continues to wheeze under a could of Ks

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 17:47:00 STLToday.com
Kolten Wong remains out because of concussion concerns stemming from an injury in the first game of the day-night doubleheader. Read Full Story ...

Cards offense continues to wheeze under a haze of Ks

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 17:47:00 STLToday.com
Kolten Wong remains out because of concussion concerns stemming from an injury in the first game of the day-night doubleheader. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis Greek community leaders not surprised by rejection of European bailout

2015-07-07 17:45:00 STLToday.com
Vote, they say, reflected the resilience of a proud nation that's learned to cope with adversity Read Full Story ...

The Euro experiment

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2015-07-07 17:31:38 CagleCartoons

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4 pm news



Crazy Trump

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2015-07-07 16:53:25 CagleCartoons

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After residents object, St. John officials change plans for tiny park

2015-07-07 16:48:00 STLToday.com
New site is already owned by the city. Read Full Story ...

Kansas City firms accused of faking loans, draining bank accounts settle with feds

2015-07-07 16:40:00 STLToday.com
The companies used online data to take out loans for people without their permission Read Full Story ...

Trial begins in case of murdered pregnant Jennings woman

rpatrick@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 16:25:00 STLToday.com
Prosecutors say a University City man fatally shot his estranged girlfriend to death in 2013 within sight or earshot of six children. Read Full Story ...

'Biggest Loser' sets casting call in St. Louis

gpennington@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 16:15:00 STLToday.com
Applicants can turn out July 18 at River City Casino. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Wong leaves game; Cards can't catch Cubs

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:40:00 STLToday.com
Second baseman suffers head contusion; his availability for tonight's game has not been determined. Cards drop first game of doubleheader 7-4.  Read Full Story ...

Wong goes through concussion tests, doubtful for Game 2

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:40:00 STLToday.com
Although Lyons gives them a chance to win, Cards falter late and drop first game of doubleheader 7-4.  Read Full Story ...

Wong leaves Cards' afternoon loss with head injury

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:40:00 STLToday.com
Although Lyons gives them a chance to win, Cards falter late and drop first game of doubleheader 7-4.  Read Full Story ...

STL makes Top 10 for recreation opportunities

jholleman@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:30:00 STLToday.com
Area excels at live music, recreation spots; climate not so much Read Full Story ...

Military downsizing

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2015-07-07 15:25:14 CagleCartoons

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Grexit Beggar

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2015-07-07 15:23:36 CagleCartoons

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Nixon orders all state agencies to comply with Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage

dmoore@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:15:00 STLToday.com
A few counties remain hold outs on issuing licenses to gay couples Read Full Story ...

Pope and Bernie Sanders

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2015-07-07 15:14:17 CagleCartoons

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Trump Illegals

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2015-07-07 15:05:39 CagleCartoons

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Police: St. Louis man fatally shoots another in apartment, swipes gun and flees

jcurrier@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 15:03:00 STLToday.com
Rashad D. Edwards, 22, was on probation for an gun crime when he fatally shot Cameron Wilson, 36, police said. Read Full Story ...

NTSB: 2 killed when F-16, small plane crash; jet pilot safe

2015-07-07 15:00:00 STLToday.com
Plane parts rained down over rice fields and marshes. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



NFL market survey: New stadium will raise $200 million in PSLs

dhunn@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:50:00 STLToday.com
Market survey results represent a key victory in the effort to keep an NFL team in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

NFL market survey: New St. Louis stadium will raise $200 million in PSLs

dhunn@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:50:00 STLToday.com
Market survey results represent a key victory in the effort to keep an NFL team in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

PSLs will raise $200 million for new stadium, NFL study says

dhunn@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:50:00 STLToday.com
Market survey results represent a key victory in the effort to keep an NFL team in St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Stats show crime continues to rise in St. Louis

cbyers@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:45:00 STLToday.com
Latest round show crime overall has increased by nearly 14 percent compared to last year; homicides up nearly 60 percent Read Full Story ...

Monsanto prevails in PCB lawsuit

tbarker@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:40:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis jury rejects claims that Monsanto was responsible for illnesses caused by exposure to the chemicals Read Full Story ...

Eight boxes of 'petitions' supporting UberX carried water, not letters

lthorsen@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:30:00 STLToday.com
Boxes were symbolic, an Uber spokeswoman says Read Full Story ...

Cities plan cleanups as area rivers recede from flooded areas

mschlinkmann@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:30:00 STLToday.com
St. Charles to bring in contractor to deal with driftwood pileup along the Missouri River near the city's Main Street tourism district. Read Full Story ...

Cities plan cleanup as area rivers recede from flooded areas

mschlinkmann@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:30:00 STLToday.com
St. Charles to bring in contractor to deal with driftwood pileup along the Missouri River near the city's Main Street tourism district. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis aldermen headed for heated showdown on Friday over spy agency, minimum wage

npistor@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:29:00 STLToday.com
Board set to go on summer break on Friday Read Full Story ...

Murder suspect traded guns with victim before killing him in St. Louis, police say

jcurrier@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 14:24:00 STLToday.com
Jalyn T. Freeman, 22, was charged with murder, robbery and armed criminal action. Read Full Story ...

EHS students compete at HOSA competition

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2015-07-07 14:05:00 theintelligencer.com
The 2014-15 Edwardsville High School?s Health Occupations Students of America had already set a first at EHS during the school year.  Nineteen students qualified to attend the 39th Annual HOSA Nationa Read Full Story ...

Granite City man sentenced in death

shorrell@edwpub.net(shorrell)
2015-07-07 14:00:00 theintelligencer.com
A Granite City man has been sentenced to four years in prison for failing to notify police after he had struck and killed a 17-year-old pedestrian with his car. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Is your teen a victim of 'sextortion'? FBI trying to ID girls who fell prey to online scheme

2015-07-07 13:45:00 STLToday.com
He's serving time in prison, but authorities are trying to ID additional victims Read Full Story ...

Lyons has Cubs scoreless through two innings

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 13:07:00 STLToday.com
CHICAGO ? The Cardinals got a couple singles in the second inning and already have more hits through three innings at Wrigley Field than they had through seven innings Monday night. Read Full Story ...

Cubs open up a two-run lead, but Lyons dodges bigger trouble

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 13:07:00 STLToday.com
CHICAGO ? It could have been worse for the Cardinals' lefty. Read Full Story ...

Walks doom Lyons, even after he leaves game

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 13:07:00 STLToday.com
CHICAGO ? The Cardinals find themselves trailing 3-0 going into the seventh inning at Wrigley Field mainly because they're letting the Cubs walk away with the game. Read Full Story ...

Wong leaves game with a head contusion

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 13:07:00 STLToday.com
Cards narrow score and trail, 3-2, after RBIs from Bourjos and Scruggs. Read Full Story ...

Magician makes comeback after health scares

amcdonald@edwpub.net(amcdonald)
2015-07-07 13:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Outside a small, white home in Edwardsville, you might see a quaint black-and-white sign with a simple message ?Magician for Hire,? but just a few months ago, that sign may have never been placed outs Read Full Story ...

Local bill poster to live atop billboard to protest killing

jholleman@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Daniel Fuller will perch until St. Louis goes one week without a homicide. Read Full Story ...

SNIP seeks to help even more animals

carnett.edwi@gmail.com(carnett)
2015-07-07 13:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Sandy Eaves saw a problem several years ago and set out to do something about it. After seeing how many animals were at Madison County Animal Control, she created a non-profit to spay and neuter pets. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Judge rules no pay for Illinois workers without state budget

2015-07-07 12:35:00 STLToday.com
A judge said the state may only pay workers covered under a federal law.  Read Full Story ...

I feel like it's raining all over the world

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2015-07-07 12:26:16 CagleCartoons

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SSM picks leader for St. Louis University Hospital

sliss@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 12:22:00 STLToday.com
Kate Becker takes over as soon as SSM acquires the hospital Read Full Story ...

Acceptance of contract terms is still acceptance

2015-07-07 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Question: I run a business out of my home to supplement the money my husband brings in.  I make custom note cards for people.  Everything is handmade.  I make my own paper, customize everything on the Read Full Story ...

VFW announces annual scholarship contest

2015-07-07 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
State Commander Phil Maughan of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Department of Illinois announced the kick-off of this year?s VFW?s Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition. Local high school stud Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Franklin County approves coal ash landfill zoning amendments

jbarker@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:46:00 STLToday.com
Changes could moot lawsuits from environmental groups Read Full Story ...

Lincoln County man who stabbed another man 23 times in pig dispute gets shock time

sweich@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Joshua Alan Finke pleaded guilty to second-degree assault Read Full Story ...

Fight over missing pig leads to shock time for Lincoln County man who stabbed man

sweich@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Joshua Alan Finke pleaded guilty to second-degree assault; the missing pig never was found.  Read Full Story ...

Stabbing over missing pig earns Lincoln County man shock time in jail

sweich@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:44:00 STLToday.com
Joshua Alan Finke pleaded guilty to second-degree assault; the missing pig never was found.  Read Full Story ...

Alligator that killed man with St. Louis ties is shot to death by Texas poacher

2015-07-07 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Investigators found remains inside alligator linked to man who died on Friday. Read Full Story ...

No expansion projects for the next five years, says MoDOT

lthorsen@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:30:00 STLToday.com
No new lanes, interchanges and bridges ? a first in the department's history Read Full Story ...

Officials: F-16, small plane collide in air over South Carolina

2015-07-07 11:29:00 STLToday.com
CHARLESTON, S.C.  ? Federal officials say an F-16 fighter jet and a small plane have collided in midair in South Carolina. Read Full Story ...

Conservative Budget of Cuts Coming Soon

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2015-07-07 11:25:10 CagleCartoons

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Rookies sent on a Starbucks run before doubleheader

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 11:24:00 STLToday.com
Lyons gets the ball for Game 1, and Carpenter and Molina will be ready to start Game 2. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Teen driver pleads guilty to causing death of woman after 'hill jumping' with friends

sweich@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 10:51:00 STLToday.com
Cameron Kopecky, 19, will be sentenced Sept. 1 Read Full Story ...

Teen driver admits causing fatal crash while hill-jumping with friends in Warren County

sweich@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 10:51:00 STLToday.com
Cameron Kopecky, 19, will be sentenced Sept. 1 Read Full Story ...

COSBY'S CAREER

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2015-07-07 10:46:15 CagleCartoons

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Federal, Indiana authorities raid home of Subway spokesman

2015-07-07 10:16:00 STLToday.com
Agents removed electronics from the home and searched it with a police dog.  Read Full Story ...

Girl, 10, pulled unconscious from Meramec River near Sullivan

2015-07-07 10:14:00 STLToday.com
It happened at about 5 p.m. Saturday near a boat ramp in the Meramec State Park, about three miles from Sullivan. Read Full Story ...

Modern Gold Rush

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2015-07-07 10:13:01 CagleCartoons

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9 am news



Man charged with attempted rape of co-worker at Spanish Lake nursing home

2015-07-07 09:30:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County police say 35-year-old man cornered coworker at work and tried to overpower and assault her Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Winning Powerball ticket sold in Missouri worth $70 million

2015-07-07 08:56:00 STLToday.com
The drawing was Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Powerball ticket sold in Missouri is $70 million winner in Independence Day drawing

2015-07-07 08:56:00 STLToday.com
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Hillary's Dirty Money

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2015-07-07 08:52:11 CagleCartoons

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US Ambassador to Cuba hopeful

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2015-07-07 08:48:56 CagleCartoons

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Remains found in southwest Missouri ID'd as man missing since September

2015-07-07 08:30:00 STLToday.com
Friends of Jonny Slater, 45, of Joplin, had reported him missing in early September.  Read Full Story ...

Pope Francis in Latin Amaerica

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2015-07-07 08:04:18 CagleCartoons

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7 am news



Congress beginning to look beyond Obama presidency, but has he won war on coal?

2015-07-07 07:30:00 STLToday.com
'The war on coal is real.' Read Full Story ...

Stolen car hits police car in St. Louis, suspect arrested

2015-07-07 07:30:00 STLToday.com
It happened Monday evening on Goodfellow Boulevard. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Car dashboards that act like smartphones raise safety issues

2015-07-07 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Concern is they will prove too distracting to drivers Read Full Story ...

continuing negotiations

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2015-07-07 06:11:15 CagleCartoons

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5 am news



Tsipras

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2015-07-07 05:40:13 CagleCartoons

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3 am news



Vivacious dances sparkle in 'Holiday Inn' at the Muny

jnewmark@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 03:56:00 STLToday.com
New stage version of Irving Berlin's musical gets its second production here Read Full Story ...

Missouri man accused of hitting girlfriend with wooden banister

2015-07-07 03:16:00 STLToday.com
COLUMBIA, Mo.  ?  A Columbia man has been arrested on suspicion of chocking and hitting girlfriend with a wooden banister. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Mehlville is learning the costs of teacher turnover

jbock@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 00:15:00 STLToday.com
An unusually high number are leaving the district due to budget cuts, unfilled positions and an uncertain future. Read Full Story ...

Bernie: After great first half, what's next for Cards?

bmiklasz@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 00:10:00 STLToday.com
Pitching carried Cardinals to MLB's best record over the first 81 games. What's in store for the final 81? Answer better include more offense.  Read Full Story ...

Midwifery studied as way to reduce preterm birth

mmunz@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 00:00:00 STLToday.com
The Birth and Wellness Center in O'Fallon, Mo., recently joined over 40 other midwife-staffed birth centers across the country as a Strong Start federal study site. Read Full Story ...

Birth center in O'Fallon, Mo., part of study on cutting premature births

mmunz@post-dispatch.com
2015-07-07 00:00:00 STLToday.com
The Birth and Wellness Center in O'Fallon, Mo., recently joined over 40 other midwife-staffed birth centers across the country as a Strong Start federal study site. Read Full Story ...

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