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10 pm news

Man shot multiple times and killed in North County

2015-03-29 22:32:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS COUNTY ? A 46-year-old man was shot multiple times and killed Saturday night in the 9900 block of Hobbits Glen, St. Louis County police said Sunday night. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Third victim dies from connected shootings in Bevo Mill, Dutchtown

2015-03-29 18:00:00 STLToday.com
Two different shootings believed to be connected. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



TV review: 'Killing Jesus' is a clunker

2015-03-29 17:56:00 STLToday.com
Drama airing Sunday is adapted from the Bill O'Reilly book. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Children and Crisis

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2015-03-29 16:16:22 CagleCartoons

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3 pm news



Man enters Alford plea in central Missouri couple's deaths

2015-03-29 15:55:00 BND.com

A man will be sentenced May 5 for the deaths of an elderly central Missouri couple in their isolated home.

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Police: Two bodies found 3 days after NYC blast

2015-03-29 15:46:00 STLToday.com
Updated with news of discovery of a second body. Read Full Story ...

Chicago-area community college to offer free tuition

2015-03-29 15:45:00 BND.com

A north-suburban Chicago community college says it will start offering two free years of tuition to students who maintain certain qualifications.

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Cards trim four from camp roster

2015-03-29 15:42:00 STLToday.com
Scruggs, Wilson, Easley and Anna move to the minor-league camp and makeup of bench comes into view. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Illinois budget crisis closing auto-theft task forces

2015-03-29 14:05:00 BND.com

Officials with police-run auto-theft task forces say they are shutting down across Illinois due to state spending freezes.

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1 pm news



Police: Body found 3 days after NYC blast

2015-03-29 13:55:00 STLToday.com
NEW YORK ? A body was found Sunday in the rubble left behind by an apparent gas explosion three days earlier in Manhattan's East Village, police said. Read Full Story ...

Sen. McCaskill plans listening tour for Missouri seniors

2015-03-29 13:30:00 BND.com

Missouri's U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill will travel the state this week to hear about the concerns of senior citizens in Missouri on retirement, fraud and healthy living.

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Galesburg anti-bullying club inspires acts of kindness

2015-03-29 13:00:00 BND.com

A Galesburg school has started an anti-bullying club that wants to inspire acts of kindness.

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12 pm news



Pittsburg State football player fighting cancer

2015-03-29 12:55:00 BND.com

Sitting in a hospital in Joplin, nothing needed to be said.

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Woman dies after car plunges off ramp to demolished bridge

2015-03-29 12:50:00 BND.com

Police say a driver apparently was following GPS navigation when he drove off the ramp to a demolished bridge that had been closed since 2009, killing his wife.

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Ex-Dardenne Prairie official gets $70,000 in settlement of suit against city

2015-03-29 12:27:00 STLToday.com
Coreen Conroy, the city's former court administrator, had alleged she was fired partly because of a cancer-related disability. Read Full Story ...

Missouri organic farmers eligible for reimbursement

2015-03-29 12:25:00 BND.com

Missouri farmers could get money back for certifying their products as organic.

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11 am news



7-year-old plane crash survivor to live with half-sister

2015-03-29 11:46:00 STLToday.com
NASHVILLE, Ill. ? An Illinois judge has granted legal guardianship of a 7-year-old girl who survived a Kentucky plane crash that killed four family members to her half-sister. Read Full Story ...

Police ramp up rail-crossing citations after recent crashes

2015-03-29 11:40:00 STLToday.com
VALHALLA, N.Y. ? A series of crashes involving trains and passenger vehicles ? including deadly collisions in New York and California last month ? have prompted police to ramp up ticket enforc… Read Full Story ...

A look at where bills stand in the Missouri Legislature

2015-03-29 11:11:00 BND.com

The Missouri Legislature is to return to work Monday from its weeklong spring break, which marks the traditional midway point of its annual session. Here's a look at where some…

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10 am news



Missouri GOP deals with party split at Legislature midpoint

2015-03-29 10:45:00 BND.com

Missouri GOP lawmakers still are grappling for consensus at the Legislature's midway point.

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Missouri lawmaker wants to cap state's 28 official symbols

2015-03-29 10:35:00 BND.com

Missouri could limit the number of official creatures, foods and other state symbols under a bill up for a vote in the House.

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Illinois school district provides Internet to needy families

2015-03-29 10:35:00 BND.com

One central Illinois school district has started providing Internet service to needy families at no charge.

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Some businesses cheer plans for different Kansas City prison

2015-03-29 10:35:00 BND.com

Some Kansas City business owners and civic officials are enthusiastic about the state's plan to create a new minimum-security prison near downtown.

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Skunks stinking up spring season in suburban Chicago

2015-03-29 10:30:00 BND.com

It's skunk season in suburban Chicago.

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Air Canada plane leaves Halifax runway on 'abrupt' landing

2015-03-29 10:07:00 STLToday.com
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia ? An Air Canada plane made an "abrupt" landing in bad weather and skidded off the runway at the airport in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and officials said Sunday that 23 people w… Read Full Story ...

Bill pushes for possible municipal bankruptcies in Illinois

2015-03-29 10:00:00 BND.com

Stressed by pension debt, other financial issues and the possibility losing a chunk of their state aid, some Illinois cities want the option to file for bankruptcy. They've found an…

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St. Charles mayoral race highlights April 7 ballot in St. Charles County

2015-03-29 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Sally Faith seeks second term as mayor against County Councilman Mike Klinghammer. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

2015-03-29 09:53:00 STLToday.com
MONTABAUR, Germany ? The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-… Read Full Story ...

Hometown pastor says community stands by German co-pilot, family

2015-03-29 09:53:00 STLToday.com
MONTABAUR, Germany ? The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-… Read Full Story ...

Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

2015-03-29 09:35:00 STLToday.com
AKRON, Ohio ? A charity calendar featuring women in their 80s and 90s from an Ohio assisted living facility is opening more than a few eyes. Read Full Story ...

Muslim Censoring

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2015-03-29 09:33:35 CagleCartoons

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EXCHANGE: Nursing schools seek cure for educator shortage

2015-03-29 09:15:00 BND.com

With her advanced degrees, Amanda Hopkins could make a lot more money as a practicing nurse rather than as an assistant professor of nursing at Illinois Wesleyan University.

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EXCHANGE: A cappella group takes the floor with rousing song

2015-03-29 09:05:00 BND.com

The classroom on the north side of the University of Illinois Armory might be small but big sounds come from it three nights a week.

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6 am news



Top CEOs reaped billions from stock gains in recent years

2015-03-29 06:35:00 STLToday.com
Critics say it's evidence of how Fed's easy money policies have deepened economic inequality. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



pollution

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2015-03-29 05:28:29 CagleCartoons

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Ethics

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2015-03-29 05:12:32 CagleCartoons

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Twain was well-traveled yet not impressed

2015-03-29 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Roy Morris shows Clemens' cosmopolitan side in 'American Vandal' Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Want a bridge? One's for sale in central Illinois

2015-03-29 04:10:00 BND.com

Anyone interested in buying an old 80-foot steel and concrete bridge can get one in central Illinois' Marshall County.

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Peoria recycling program inundated with tires

2015-03-29 04:10:00 BND.com

A tire recycling program designed to clean up neighborhoods in Peoria was so popular volunteers had to turn people away after just two hours.

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Chicago funeral home to be turned into apartments

2015-03-29 04:05:00 BND.com

A real estate developer considering turning an old Chicago funeral home into apartments and shops is hoping location will trump the creepiness factor.

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3 am news



St. Louis County Municipal League backs gas tax increase

2015-03-29 03:00:00 STLToday.com
The proposal is designed to produce $39 million in new revenue for each percent of the increase. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Insurer's policy change could leave patients on the hook for bills

2015-03-29 00:45:00 STLToday.com
UnitedHealthcare will pay less for some doctors at in-network hospitals. Read Full Story ...

Learning about history from those who lived it

2015-03-29 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Students at Lindbergh High School get Q&A with veterans and survivors of Bosnian War as part of their history studies. Read Full Story ...

Uncertainties dog spring planting season for farmers

2015-03-29 00:15:00 STLToday.com
A glut of corn and soybeans may hammer farming income this year. Read Full Story ...

'Weird Loners,' 'Younger' won't solve TV's comedy problem

2015-03-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Broadcast networks still struggle to find the next "Friends." Read Full Story ...

St. Louis authors Carol Swartout Klein and John Hendrix show how art inspires

2015-03-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Authors of "Painting for Peace in Ferguson" and "Drawing Is Magic" have upcoming book signings. Read Full Story ...

Unitedhealthcare's policy change could leave patients on the hook for bills

2015-03-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Nation's largest health insurer will pay less for some doctors at in-network hospitals. Read Full Story ...

Artist prepares a different kind of Easter egg hunt

2015-03-29 00:00:00 STLToday.com
St. Charles-based artist will hide 1,000 works of art for people to find. Read Full Story ...



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