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6 pm news

Will teachers in Highland, Ill. go on strike?

2014-09-02 18:06:45
Teachers in the Highland Community School District have been without a contract since Sunday, but it remains to be seen whether they will go on strike Read Full Story ...

Sam to meet Wednesday with the Dallas Cowboys

2014-09-02 18:00:00
For the third straight year, the Rams will open the season as the NFL's youngest team. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news

Kirk: US must take hard line against Islamic State

2014-09-02 17:55:00

Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says the United States should take a hard line against the Islamic State group.

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United Way campaign kicks off with goal set at $72.5 million

2014-09-02 17:45:00
The United Way of Greater St. Louis kicked off its 2014 campaign Tuesday and announced a fundraising goal of $72.5 million to help people in need throughout the city and 15 neighboring counties. Read Full Story ...

News 4 to host Stand Up to Cancer party at Ballpark Village

2014-09-02 17:08:58
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SIUE Attracts Record Freshman Class

2014-09-02 17:08:16

Entering Freshmen Class Photo 2018 Admissions challenge water dunk 08-15-14Southern Illinois University Edwardsville?s Fall 2014 semester features a record freshman class of 2,126 students. Those first-year students contributed to a record full-time student body of 10,979 students or 220 (two percent) more full-time students than one year ago. Overall enrollment grew to 13,972 or one percent (122 students) more than last fall.

The freshman class is eight percent larger (160 students) than a year ago. This is also the best-prepared group up of freshmen as their 23.5 mean ACT score is 0.5 greater than last year?s record score. The mean ACT for the class has increased more than one full point since Fall 2011 when the class averaged 22.4 on the ACT.

?We are extremely pleased with enrollment as it is indicative of our admissions staff?s ability to grow and adapt to be successful in a highly competitive educational environment,? said SIUE Chancellor Julie Furst-Bowe. ?As the awareness of SIUE?s academic programs and services continues to grow, we will seek to expand the SIUE brand and capitalize on new opportunities.?

SIUE also has 1,316 new transfer students, which is a five percent increase (65 students) from 2013 and the the second largest fall transfer class in SIUE?s history, falling just 22 students short of the record set in 2006.

SIUE saw a 27 percent increase (89 students) in total international enrollment from 2013. The international enrollment reached 420 students, the first time in 10 years that international enrollment surpassed 400.

Another part of the enrollment growth story is a 3.5 percent increase in first-year retention rate. Among the Fall 2013 freshman class, 73.2 percent of those students returned for their sophomore year.

New graduate enrollment is up 10 percent (51 students) from a year ago, while total (new and returning) graduate school credit hour production is 0.5 percent more than 2013.

The School of Engineering?s undergraduate enrollment climbed 13.2 percent (161 students) since last fall. Dean Hasan Sevim has overseen steady growth from 1,054 total students in 2008 to the current 1,673 total students.

Scott Belobrajdic, associate vice chancellor for enrollment management said, ?With our Schools of Nursing, Pharmacy and Dental Medicine at capacity, the interest in our professional schools reflects that prospective students are making decisions based upon career aspirations.? He pointed to online programs bolstering nursing.

?Our new direct entry options in business, engineering, nursing and pharmacy attracted 170 first time freshmen entering the University, which had a direct impact on the average ACT,? Belobrajdic said. ?Their mean ACT is 28. Direct entry allows us to compete for high achieving students who were opting for direct admit options with private and public competitors in previous years.?

?An increase in transfer students is a trend that we expect to see continue as families consider financing a college education,? Belobrajdic said. ?The debt accrued to attend college is a highly visible issue, and families are analyzing options to minimize their cost.

?So, attending a community college to obtain transferable credits and then transferring into a four-year university is a viable option. SIUE?s positive relationships with local and area community colleges benefit all parties in those situations.?

SIUE Fall 2014 Enrollment Facts & Figures

Photo:  SIUE Class of 2018.

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4 pm news

New MoDOT data provides information on high traffic roads

2014-09-02 16:48:47
MoDOT has released new information about which Missouri roads are having traffic problems Read Full Story ...

Wacha to start Thursday for Cards

2014-09-02 16:45:00
Righthander hasn't pitched for the Cardinals since June 17, and has thrown just two minor league innings since going on DL. Read Full Story ...

Metro-East assistant police chief suspended for misconduct, specifics unknown

2014-09-02 16:44:47
The East St. Louis Assistant Police Chief has been suspended after allegations of misconduct. Read Full Story ...

EPA approves FutureGen plan for carbon dioxide storage

2014-09-02 16:26:00
The permits are the first of this type for carbon sequestration. Read Full Story ...

EPA OKs FutureGen plan for CO2 storage

2014-09-02 16:25:00

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approved permits for the FutureGen clean coal project to store carbon dioxide underground.

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Celebrity Photos Hacked (Jimmy Margulies)
2014-09-02 16:24:21 CagleCartoons

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School bus, several vehicles involved in accident in Eureka

2014-09-02 16:23:31
Police said minor injuries were suffered after a school bus accident in Eureka Tuesday afternoon Read Full Story ...

Excerpts of editorials from Illinois newspapers

2014-09-02 16:06:00

August 30, 2014…

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Bethalto bank employee admits embezzlement, fraud

2014-09-02 16:03:00
Cynthia L. Palmer, 45, of Alton, worked at the U.S. Bank branch at the Bethalto Airport Branch in Bethalto and made unauthorized debits on customer accounts. Read Full Story ...

Teen driver dies after Corvette crashes, rolls near Highland

2014-09-02 16:00:00
Second teen injured in wreck. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news

Obama Bombs (Milt Priggee)
2014-09-02 15:49:04 CagleCartoons

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Biden Take Back America (Rick McKee)
2014-09-02 15:39:34 CagleCartoons

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In a campaign about nothing, a $100k wine club membership makes a splash

2014-09-02 15:25:00
The latest salvo in the multi-million-dollar playground spat that is Illinois' gubernatorial race.  Read Full Story ...

Gubernatorial candidates discuss jobs, veterans

2014-09-02 15:11:00

Illinois gubernatorial candidates are making post-Labor Day appearances with Gov. Pat Quinn publicizing efforts to spend only a minimum wage salary and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner (ROW-nur) hammering the Chicago…

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Abu Bakr al Baghdadi leader of IS (Riber Hansson)
2014-09-02 15:09:21 CagleCartoons

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Double mastectomy doesn't boost survival for most

2014-09-02 15:05:00

Removing both breasts to treat cancer affecting only one side doesn't boost survival chances for most women, compared with surgery that removes just the tumor, a large study suggests. The…

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2 pm news

Ebola and Asklepius rod (Riber Hansson)
2014-09-02 14:57:23 CagleCartoons

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Suburban Chicago man sentenced for killing infant

2014-09-02 14:45:00

A judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man to 30 years in prison for killing his then-girlfriend's 5-month-old son and dumping the body into a trash container.

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3 fatally shot in south Kansas City

2014-09-02 14:36:00

Police in Kansas City say three people have been shot to death in the southern part of the city.

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Bird Bytes: It's a grumpy time for Holliday haters

2014-09-02 14:30:00
For the second consecutive summer, Holliday warms up at the most important time of the season. Yeah, you could say he's 'clutch.'  Read Full Story ...

Bird Bytes: It's a quiet time for Holliday haters

2014-09-02 14:30:00
For the second consecutive summer, Holliday warms up at the most important time of the season. Yeah, you could say he's 'clutch.'  Read Full Story ...

Rauner criticizes Quinn on veterans

2014-09-02 14:11:00

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner (ROW-nur) is going after Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's record on veterans.

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Flight diverted in Florida, woman removed over seat dispute

2014-09-02 14:07:00
Several flights have been diverted in recent weeks when passengers argue over reclining seats.  Read Full Story ...

Noranda laying off employees, suspending expansion

2014-09-02 14:06:00

Noranda Aluminum is laying off employees and suspending an expansion project after Missouri regulators rejected its request for lower electricity rates.

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Police chief bids farewell to Village Board
2014-09-02 14:05:00
As he?s done so many times before, Glen Carbon Police Chief John Lakin stepped up to the podium Tuesday to make a request to the Village Board. Read Full Story ...

Putin in babushka tank (Riber Hansson)
2014-09-02 14:00:59 CagleCartoons

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Water tower will see additional use
2014-09-02 14:00:00
People with cell phone service through T-Mobile can soon expect to have better coverage as the Edwardsville Public Services Committee approved a resolution for a license agreement for the placement of Read Full Story ...

1 pm news

Nixon: New revelations about travel perks are `relevant' to questions surrounding lottery

2014-09-02 13:58:00
P-D finds trips to Florida, Las Vegas; State already asking why more tickets sales aren't yielding more money to education. Read Full Story ...

Nixon: New revelations about travel are `relevant' to questions surrounding lottery

2014-09-02 13:58:00
P-D finds trips to Florida, Las Vegas; State already asking why more tickets sales aren't yielding more money to education. Read Full Story ...

Respiratory illness hits hundreds of KC-area kids

2014-09-02 13:41:00

A Kansas City pediatric hospital has treated hundreds of young children for a respiratory illness that has symptoms similar to a common cold that more typically is seen during winter…

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Charitable group raises 400K for St. Louis police

2014-09-02 13:35:00

A charitable group dedicated to raising money for the St. Louis Police Department says it expects to collect another $400,000 from its annual fall luncheon.

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Home Depot investigates possible credit-card data breach

2014-09-02 13:24:00
Brian Krebs of Krebs on Security says multiple banks report 'evidence that Home Depot stores may be the source of a massive new batch of stolen credit and debit cards.' Read Full Story ...

EHS ag program continues to grow
2014-09-02 13:05:00
The Edwardsville High School Agriculture program began 10 years ago with 20 students enrolled in two courses.  Under the direction of EHS Ag Teacher John Davin, the high school program has grown over Read Full Story ...

Hackett steps down from bench to return to private practice
2014-09-02 13:00:00
Nineteen years and two months after James Hackett got the call that he would be Madison County's next associate judge, a story began making the rounds again about the afternoon that the judge broke up Read Full Story ...

12 pm news

Video purports to show ISIS beheading US journalist

2014-09-02 12:30:00
BEIRUT  ?  An Internet video purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group. Read Full Story ...

We Don't Have A Strategy (John Darkow)
2014-09-02 12:17:05 CagleCartoons

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Poker Paddle planned on the Mississippi

2014-09-02 12:05:00
Join the Mississippi River Water Trail Association members as they host the second annual Poker Paddle, highlighting a new section of the river from Sherwood Access to Hideaway Harbor on the Mississip Read Full Story ...

Understanding attempted crimes, overt acts

2014-09-02 12:00:00
Question: My friend's son was recently arrested for a crime, which I do not want to give you details about.  I'm worried about my friend and her son's case because the charges against him alleged that Read Full Story ...

11 am news

Former CEO of Mamtek pleads guilty to fraud, theft in failed factory case

2014-09-02 11:53:00
Bruce Cole used money that was supposed to fund an artificial sweetener factory Read Full Story ...

Cheney and ISIS (John Cole)
2014-09-02 11:48:11 CagleCartoons

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Climatologist says August warmed up in Illinois

2014-09-02 11:45:00

The Illinois state climatologist says that after a cooler-than-usual July the summer finally turned warmer in August. And the season has been one of the wettest on record.

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Centene adding up to 200 jobs in Ferguson

2014-09-02 11:41:35
Centene Corp. plans to build a new claims processing center in Ferguson, Missouri creating 150 to 200 full-time jobs with benefits, including extensive health care, dental and vision insurance. Read Full Story ...

Teen sues South Carolina DMV after being told to remove makeup

2014-09-02 11:41:00
The agency wouldn't let the 16-year-old, who was born male, wear makeup in a driver's license photo.  Read Full Story ...

Quinn: Eating crackers on minimum wage challenge

2014-09-02 11:35:00

Gov. Pat Quinn says his experience trying to live on the minimum wage for a week has meant graham crackers for dinner.

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Fundraisers for Darren Wilson halted while awaiting legal advice

2014-09-02 11:30:00
Organizers of websites raising money for Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown seeking clarification on whether donations can cover legal expenses  Read Full Story ...

Burwell video: What does Sam's future hold?

2014-09-02 11:15:00
On today's Upon Further Review, the Post-Dispatch's Bryan Burwell looks into Michael Sam's future in the NFL after being cut by the Rams? Read Full Story ...

After Arizona shooting, girl said Uzi was too much fo rher

2014-09-02 11:10:00
PHOENIX  ?   Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting t… Read Full Story ...

After Arizona shooting, girl said Uzi was too much for her

2014-09-02 11:10:00
PHOENIX  ?   Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting t… Read Full Story ...

10 am news

Urban traffic (Aislin)
2014-09-02 10:49:15 CagleCartoons

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MoDOT to close eastbound I-64 in city this weekend

2014-09-02 10:33:38
-MoDot will close eastbound Interstate 64 this weekend in the City of St. Louis ahead of the LouFest music festival. Read Full Story ...

NATO wake up call (Tom Janssen)
2014-09-02 10:15:45 CagleCartoons

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15-year-old boy drowns in Kankakee River

2014-09-02 10:11:00

The Kankakee County coroner say a 15-year-old has drowned in the Kankakee River.

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9 am news

Mo. air pollution fees move forward

2014-09-02 09:42:00
State regulators advance scaled back fee structure to keep Missouri program solvent.  Read Full Story ...

Missouri regulators approve change in air pollution fees

2014-09-02 09:42:00
The scaled-back fee structure, which is subject to review by the Legislature, is designed to keep Missouri program solvent.  Read Full Story ...

Humanoid robots named 'Pepper' will be on sale next year in the U.S.

2014-09-02 09:34:00
SoftBank will retail the robots at its Sprint stores, part of a push to move the technology beyond the factory floor. Read Full Story ...

Illinois prisons struggle with backup power issues

2014-09-02 09:19:00
When a storm knocked out power at a Vandalia prison, one prisoner attacked a guard and other prisoners became unruly. Read Full Story ...

8 am news

Long delays in Missouri's Medicaid program

2014-09-02 08:35:00

Missourians trying to use a call center to sign up for the state's Medicaid program are running into long delays, prompting nearly half of them to hang up before they…

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Metro East interstate crash kills two

2014-09-02 08:15:00
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Valley Park schools closed due to power outage

2014-09-02 08:01:00
VALLEY PARK ? The Valley Park School District canceled school Tuesday because of a power outage. Read Full Story ...

7 am news

32 teens escape Nashville detention center

2014-09-02 07:47:00
More than half still were on the run Tuesday.  Read Full Story ...

We're not talking about it so much now, but yes, America is still in debt

2014-09-02 07:30:00
$17.6 trillion, in fact. Read Full Story ...

After SARAA Alert, missing Ferguson baby found safe in St. Louis

2014-09-02 07:30:00
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After SARAA Alert, baby missing from Ferguson found safe in St. Louis

2014-09-02 07:30:00
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Infamous Florida speed trap town investigated over tickets

2014-09-02 07:23:00
Last year, the town's seven police officers wrote 11,603 traffic citations.  Read Full Story ...

Burwell: Fear of distraction might slow Sam's search for a team

2014-09-02 07:05:00
Several teams have at least explored the possibility of signing him to their practice squad. But most are reluctant to do it quickly. Read Full Story ...

After SARAA Alert, missing 8-month-old boy found safe in St. Louis

2014-09-02 07:05:00
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Broadfield is Featured Speaker at SIUE School of Nursing?s Legislative Night

2014-09-02 07:00:55

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing will be offering Legislative Night 2014 Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 6-9 p.m. at the N.O. Nelson Building in Edwardsville. The event will examine current and upcoming legislative issues in the Illinois General Assembly related to nursing and health care.

The featured speaker is Debbie Broadfield of Capitol Edge Consulting, representative of ANA-Illinois, Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing and Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing. She will discuss legislative outcomes of 2014 and legislative plans for 2015.

On-site registration begins at 5:30 p.m. Networking and light appetizers and refreshments catered by Bella Milano continue until 6:20 p.m.

Dr. Karen Kelly, RN, NEA-BC, director of Continuing Education and associate professor in the SIUE School of Nursing, will provide the opening remarks with an overview of political action and nursing. She is also the past/founding president of ANA-Illinois and is a member of the Illinois Healthcare Action Coalition coordinating committee.

After Broadfield?s 6:30 p.m. presentation, Susan Swart of the Illinois Healthcare Action Coalition will focus on nursing?s future in Illinois at 7:30 p.m. Swart, MSN, RN, CAE, is executive director of ANA-Illinois, a member of Illinois Nurses Foundation and Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nurses, and sits on the executive council of the Illinois Healthcare Action Coalition.

The final speaker at 7:40 p.m. is Donna Meyer who will address the RWJF/AARP Campaign for Nursing. Meyer, MSN, RN, is dean of Health Sciences at Lewis & Clark Community College. She is also president of the National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing and a member of the RWJF Academic Progression in Nursing advisory committee.

The evening will close with an introduction of members of the Illinois General Assembly and a networking session with legislators and professional colleagues

The registration fee is $12 for undergraduate, pre-licensure students and $25 for RNs and other attendees. Students must provide proof of current enrollment at on-site registration unless they have been registered through their nursing program/instructor. The registration fee includes all handouts and refreshments. Free parking is available adjacent to the building.

Click here to download the registration form. For additional registration information or to register a group, contact Sheila Emerick at or 618-468-4402.

All participants will receive 1.5 continuing education contact hours through the SIUE School of Nursing. For additional program information, contact Dr. Karen Kelly at 618-650-3908 or

Legislative Night 2014 is sponsored by SIUE School of Nursing, Lewis & Clark Community College School of Nursing and ANA-Illinois.

The SIUE School of Nursing (OH-348, 6/1/2016) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) which is an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center?s Commission on Accreditation.

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6 am news

Centene to bring new claims center to Ferguson

2014-09-02 06:40:00

Centene Corp. plans to build a claims processing center in Ferguson, the site of protests in the three weeks since the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Accident causes traffic back-up on I-270 at Manchester

2014-09-02 06:34:44
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Fargo is site for national ag research center

2014-09-02 06:30:00

The National Corn Growers Association has selected Fargo as the site for a national research center.

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Illinois woman rescued after day stuck in mud

2014-09-02 06:28:00
The woman was thigh-deep in mud on the banks of the Little Wabash River.  Read Full Story ...

Coroner: 1 person dies in Illinois house explosion

2014-09-02 06:26:00

LaSalle County authorities say at least one person has died after a house explosion in north-central Illinois.

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Powerful storms roll through Midwest overnight

2014-09-02 06:21:56
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McGraw Live: Building Ferguson & David Stokes

2014-09-02 06:15:00
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fruitless sanctions (Arend Van Dam)
2014-09-02 06:12:24 CagleCartoons

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Police: Missouri teenager threatened officer, fled

2014-09-02 06:09:12
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Ferguson police issue SARAA Alert for missing 8-month-old boy

2014-09-02 06:00:00
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5 am news

Lightning strike causes Webster Groves house fire

2014-09-02 05:56:13
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SARAA Alert issued for missing 8-month-old boy in Ferguson

2014-09-02 05:38:25
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St. Louis County Library named state 'Library of the Year'

2014-09-02 05:30:00
St. Louis County Library is the state's Library of the Year, an award given by the Missouri Library Association. Read Full Story ...

Missouri firefighter injured battling house fire

2014-09-02 05:20:00

Missouri authorities say a St. Louis-area firefighter has been hospitalized for heat exhaustion after a house fire.

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4 am news

Ancient Communities (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 04:35:56 CagleCartoons

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Electric bills increasing for KCP&L customers

2014-09-02 04:05:00

Customers of Kansas City Power & Light Co. will be paying a little more each month for their electricity.

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KC Chamber updates 'Big 5' ideas for growth

2014-09-02 04:05:00

The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce says it's making strides toward meeting its top goals for the region.

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Missouri seeks to get more local food into schools

2014-09-02 04:05:00

Missouri is offering grants to help get more locally produced food into school meals and snacks.

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3 am news

Coroner: 62-year-old Illinois woman dies in crash

2014-09-02 03:20:00

Winnebago County authorities say a 62-year-old DeKalb woman has died in a car crash with a semitrailer.

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Leaders in Illinois agriculture honored

2014-09-02 03:06:00

A journalist, the first female director of Illinois' Department of Agriculture and two others are being honored by the Alumni Association of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation.

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NIU to honor Brigham through athletes' uniforms

2014-09-02 03:06:00

Northern Illinois University says its student athletes are honoring a former athletic director by wearing his initials throughout the school year.

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State starts accepting medical marijuana requests

2014-09-02 03:06:00

Thousands of patients in Illinois will be able to start requesting permission to use marijuana under a new state law.

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Chicago activist back in court in immigration case

2014-09-02 03:05:00

A Chicago-area woman accused of covering up her conviction in a bombing in Israel when she entered the U.S. is returning to court for the first time since a new…

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Illinois agency promoting disaster preparedness

2014-09-02 03:05:00

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency is encouraging people to be more prepared for disasters.

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2 am news

Trooper: Missouri man killed driving wrong way

2014-09-02 02:41:00

Missouri authorities say an elderly man has died in a two-car crash after driving the wrong way on the interstate.

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Illinois trooper SUV crashes with car, rolls over

2014-09-02 02:26:00

An Illinois State Police trooper has been taken to a hospital after a car crashed into his SUV and caused it to roll over.

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Illinois school honors Marine killed in jet crash

2014-09-02 02:25:00

A central Illinois high school has opened a memorial garden for one of its graduates who was killed in a fighter jet crash during a U.S. Navy training exercise.

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Archaeologists excavate historic Illinois home

2014-09-02 02:20:00

Illinois archaeologists are excavating the remains of an 1851 home owned by a former slave in an effort to get the village of Brooklyn listed on the National Register of…

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1 am news

More storms roll through Midwest with hail, winds

2014-09-02 01:45:00

More strong storms rumbled through the Midwest, with a tornado reported in Kansas and other places seeing heavy rains, large hail and strong winds.

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Police: Chicago man throws infant from vehicle

2014-09-02 01:30:00

Chicago police have arrested a man who they say threw an infant out of a moving vehicle after beating his girlfriend and her son.

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12 am news

isis un israel (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:50:37 CagleCartoons

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Israel Lives (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:46:58 CagleCartoons

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Gazans (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:44:18 CagleCartoons

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Iron Dome (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:41:37 CagleCartoons

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2014-09-02 00:39:41 CagleCartoons

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Obama's strategy (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:37:20 CagleCartoons

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hamas ISIS (Yaakov Kirschen)
2014-09-02 00:26:14 CagleCartoons

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2014-09-02 00:23:30 CagleCartoons

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Missouri ballot features teacher evaluation change

2014-09-02 00:15:00
JEFFERSON CITY ? Missouri voters are likely to hear a lot about good teachers and local control in the coming months, as a costly campaign unfolds over a ballot proposal that would link teache… Read Full Story ...

School to begin in Chicago with more safety guards

2014-09-02 00:15:00

Chicago children will walk past even more guards on their first day of school than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200…

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Centene to build new claims center in Ferguson, add up to 200 jobs

2014-09-02 00:09:00
Center will open by the end of 2015. Read Full Story ...

Spotlight on Missouri Lottery reveals far-flung travel by employees

2014-09-02 00:05:00
Agency already facing questions about whether administrative costs are eating into gambling profits that flow to schools Read Full Story ...

EXCHANGE: Women improve fitness with self defense

2014-09-02 00:05:00

Before DeKalb resident Kim Rodr-Luzzi began taking a kickboxing class in DeKalb, she used to walk with her keys tucked between her knuckles.

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Colleges respond to Michael Brown killing

2014-09-02 00:00:00
St. Louis area colleges and universities incorporate Ferguson into the classroom, encourage activism.  Read Full Story ...

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