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9 pm news

Saturday’s high school scores

2015-04-18 21:47:00 BND.com

Scores from metro-east high school sports from Saturday, April 18.

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Despite demand for wind energy, Grain Belt Express transmission line faces uncertainty in Missouri

2015-04-18 21:00:00 STLToday.com
Wind developers wanted to transmit more than four times as much electricity as the transmission line can carry, and more than six times as much as it can deliver to Missouri.  Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



University of Missouri police investigating sex assault on campus

2015-04-18 18:43:00 STLToday.com
Two women said a group of men tried to kiss and grope them. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Former New Madrid County teacher facing child porn charge

2015-04-18 17:51:00 BND.com

A former teacher has been charged with possessing child pornography.

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Section of Mississippi River reopened after diesel fuel leak

2015-04-18 17:51:00 BND.com

The Coast Guard says a 35-mile section of the Mississippi River has reopened after a pipeline ruptured and leaked diesel fuel in southwestern Illinois.

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Man sentenced to 7 years in prison for stabbing death

2015-04-18 17:36:00 BND.com

A Springfield man has been sentenced to seven years in prison in a December 2013 stabbing death.

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Security guard critically wounded in St. Louis bus stop shooting

2015-04-18 17:28:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? A security guard remained in critical condition Saturday after he was shot while waiting for a bus in the 4100 block of North Newstead Avenue on Friday. Read Full Story ...

Man charged in deadly St. Louis County bar shooting

2015-04-18 17:16:00 BND.com

A 27-year-old man has been charged in a fatal shooting at a St. Louis County bar.

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4 pm news



Man fatally shot in south St. Louis

2015-04-18 16:57:00 BND.com

St. Louis police are investigating a fatal shooting in the southern part of the city.

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Grichuk headed to DL with back strain

2015-04-18 16:43:00 STLToday.com
Rookie outfielder has had two back injuries in past three months, both stemming from his workouts in the weight room. Anna coming to majors. Read Full Story ...

Blues even series with 4-1 win over Wild

2015-04-18 16:32:00 STLToday.com
Tarasenko has a hat trick, Allen shines in goal Read Full Story ...

Martinez stifles Reds again

2015-04-18 16:15:00 STLToday.com
Heyward, Molina, Carpenter supply firepower in a 5-2 win as Cardinals take ninth straight series from Cincinnati at Busch. Read Full Story ...

Marathon winner to re-create 'breaking of tape' at Busch

2015-04-18 16:15:00 STLToday.com
Andrea Karl crossed the finish line at the GO! St. Louis marathon to polite applause last weekend, having seemed to finish second in the women's division. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Overland Medicine Shoppe robbed

2015-04-18 15:34:00 STLToday.com
OVERLAND ? Police are investigating a robbery at the Medicine Shoppe in the 2500 block of Woodson Road on Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Sex offender sentenced to 25 years for trying to lure girl

2015-04-18 15:21:00 BND.com

A convicted Tennessee sex offender accused of trying to lure an Illinois teenager into a sexual relationship has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

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Man who fled after fatal hit-and-run extradited to Chicago

2015-04-18 15:06:00 BND.com

A man who fled the U.S. following a fatal 2009 hit-and-run has appeared in court in Chicago after being extradited from Mexico.

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Man with knife fatally shot by police in Jennings

2015-04-18 15:00:00 STLToday.com
Authorities say suspect rushed officers with a knife  Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



McClellan: A guinea pig who beat cancer

2015-04-18 14:45:00 STLToday.com
Computer programmer with metastatic melanoma beats the odds with help from the Genome Institute at Washington University.   Read Full Story ...

Lawyer: Former Illinois hospital director will plead guilty

2015-04-18 14:27:00 BND.com

An attorney for a former children's hospital director in central Illinois says she will plead guilty to at least one of several felony charges in an embezzlement case.

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1 pm news



Missouri program helps shelter dogs and prison inmates

2015-04-18 13:37:00 BND.com

Sean Like can only smile as Petey, a white mixed-breed dog with black spots his face, wags his tail and squirms beside him.

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KU students turn blighted Airstream into mobile classroom

2015-04-18 13:17:00 BND.com

University of Kansas architecture students have transformed a blighted camping vehicle into a classroom on wheels.

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N. Illinois judge says Outlaws cannot reclaim vests, patches

2015-04-18 13:11:00 BND.com

A judge has ruled against the Outlaws Motorcycle Club in its attempt to reclaim vests and patches seized following a northern Illinois bar brawl.

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12 pm news



Jury says police wrong to seize guns, must pay Illinois man

2015-04-18 12:57:00 BND.com

A federal jury has ordered two police officers to pay $80,000 in damages to a suburban Chicago man who accused them of searching his home without a warrant and illegally…

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School board approves employee contracts

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2015-04-18 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
During the Edwardsville District 7 Board of Education general meeting Monday night, the board approved two separate contract agreements with two employee groups. Read Full Story ...

Edwardsville YMCA seeks to reach everybody

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2015-04-18 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Part of the Edwardsville YMCA?s mission is to make programs and services available to all ? regardless of age, race, economic status or ability to pay.  Read Full Story ...

Regional Arts Commission director Jill McGuire retires after 30 years

2015-04-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
"Per capita, St. Louis is the best arts city in the country," she says. Read Full Story ...

Chesterfield flexing muscle as retail hub

2015-04-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
CHESTERFIELD ? Name a national retailer and it?s likely already here, or plans to open a store here soon. Read Full Story ...

Bicyclists, runners, walkers may be added to mix along busy Highway K

2015-04-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
O'Fallon, Mo., seeks public input on how to provide better access for bikers and walkers along the road, one of the most heavily traveled in St. Charles County. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Rauner trying to broker mega-deal in Illinois Legislature

2015-04-18 11:57:00 BND.com

Seizing on Illinois' budget crisis as a political opportunity, Republican businessman-turned-governor Bruce Rauner is trying to broker a master deal to advance his pro-business priorities through the Legislature in exchange…

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$54M Dixon theft now subject of college courses

2015-04-18 11:47:00 BND.com

It was one of the worst abuses of public trust in Illinois' corruption-rich history. Now, a former bookkeeper's theft of nearly $54 million from the city of Dixon is the…

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Illinois House OKs bill to create bobcat hunting season

2015-04-18 11:37:00 BND.com

Legislation to create a bobcat hunting season has advanced in the Illinois General Assembly.

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Four students awarded Dirty Dozen scholarship

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2015-04-18 11:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Back in the early 50s, Edwardsville looked very different than it does today, but it was like most other small Illinois towns that had focal points where the people gathered.   Read Full Story ...

Two tourism fund requests forwarded

mwinte@edwpub.net(mwinte)
2015-04-18 11:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Last year the city of Edwardsville created the Edwardsville SIUE Community Destination Committee with the intent of strengthening the relationship between the two. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Missouri History Museum exhibition examines propaganda's role in rise and fall of Nazi Germany

2015-04-18 10:30:00 STLToday.com
"State of Deception" offers a disturbing but enlightening look at how Hitler manipulated public opinion  Read Full Story ...

From the ediitor: Honors roll in for Post-Dispatch

2015-04-18 10:30:00 STLToday.com
The paper receives numerous national and regional awards Read Full Story ...

From the editor: Honors roll in for Post-Dispatch

2015-04-18 10:30:00 STLToday.com
The paper receives numerous national and regional awards Read Full Story ...

Kozma spells Wong at second base

2015-04-18 10:20:00 STLToday.com
Young infielder gets a break as utility infielder, once the starting shortstop, makes his first start of the season. Read Full Story ...

Controversial secret phone tracker figured in dropped St. Louis case

2015-04-18 10:15:00 STLToday.com
Lawyers are becoming aware of an FBI lid on what the ACLU sees as a problematic device. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Theatre Department presents "Into the Woods"

2015-04-18 10:00:00 theintelligencer.com
?Into the Woods? which has an enchanting, moving, and profound score by Stephen Sondheim, and a powerful, witty book by James Lapine, opened on Broadway on November 5, 1987, at the Martin Beck Theatre Read Full Story ...

9 am news



One man dies and another injured in car-construction equipment accident in Washington County

2015-04-18 09:46:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON COUNTY ? One man was killed and another seriously injured in a collision between a car and a piece of construction equipment on Highway 21 at Sampson Road on Friday evening. Read Full Story ...

Man dies in car-construction equipment crash in Washington County

2015-04-18 09:46:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON COUNTY ? One man was killed and another seriously injured in a collision between a car and a piece of construction equipment on Highway 21 at Sampson Road on Friday evening. Read Full Story ...

Man fatally shot in St. Louis

2015-04-18 09:23:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened in the 3100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue on Friday evening. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Man fatally shot by police in Jennings

2015-04-18 08:23:00 STLToday.com
Authorities say suspect rushed officers with a knife  Read Full Story ...

East Haven offers a blueprint for Justice Department involvement in Ferguson

2015-04-18 08:00:00 STLToday.com
Personnel, technological, training changes crux of DOJ oversight agreement Read Full Story ...

Prom or anti-prom: Where would you party?

2015-04-18 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The anti-prom is different. It?s can be a rejection of prom culture -- of excess, consumer values, conformity, social hierarchies,  authority and its rules and expectations. Read Full Story ...

Horrigan: Where are all the exclusive ship-sinking disaster stories these days?

2015-04-18 08:00:00 STLToday.com
Just once to have an entire epic disaster all to myself Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Fox Theatre bringing 'Newsies,' 'Matilda the Musical' in for 2015-16 season

2015-04-18 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Five of the shows are new to St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

Fox Theatre brings 'Newsies,' 'Matilda the Musical' and more for 2015-16 season

2015-04-18 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Five of the shows in the coming season are new to St. Louis. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Mother's mistakes haunt daughter in Morrison's 'God Help the Child'

2015-04-18 05:00:00 STLToday.com
In novel, dark-skinned baby shocks parents. Read Full Story ...

Seventh-grade poets share their understanding of world

2015-04-18 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Anthology collects work from 118 schools. Read Full Story ...

3 am news



Police: Man shot, killed by Chicago officer

2015-04-18 03:06:00 BND.com

Chicago police have shot and killed a man in the city's South Shore neighborhood after officers said he pointed a gun at them.

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Cemetery trees trimmed before Lincoln funeral reenactment

2015-04-18 03:06:00 BND.com

Preparations for next month's reenactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral include tree trimming at Springfield's Oak Ridge Cemetery.

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U of Illinois graduate gives $12 million for center

2015-04-18 03:02:00 BND.com

A University of Illinois graduate who is CEO of a Taiwan-based technology company has given the university $12 million to pay for an addition to the school's Mechanical Engineering Building.

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12 am news



Sherpa: Readers wonder about hate-crime differences

2015-04-18 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Recent attacks at Quik Trip and MetroLink spur comments  Read Full Story ...

Family always came first for labor and philanthropic leader James O'Mara

2015-04-18 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Former St. Louis County councilman died unexpectedly on Tuesday  Read Full Story ...

At home: Artist's paintings dominate home decor

2015-04-18 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Solomon Thurman and Pat Smith-Thurman's Chesterfield home is all about art and inspiration.  Read Full Story ...

Housing authority wants smaller low-income complexes in more affluent areas

2015-04-18 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Critics say having lots of low-income housing in a single, impoverished area leads to crime and accelerates neighborhood decline. Read Full Story ...



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