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1 pm news
Candy shops aim to satisfy every Halloween sweet tooth2014-10-30 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Billy Collins, a poet they'll pay to see2014-10-30 13:00:00 STLToday.com
How to deal with the day-after-Halloween candy glut2014-10-30 13:00:00 STLToday.com
Kevin Nashan's Peacemaker Lobster & Crab Co. is serious seafood fun2014-10-30 13:00:00 STLToday.com
12 pm news
Ex-death row inmate can't be retried in killings2014-10-30 12:34:00 BND.com
Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez says there's "compelling" evidence that a prisoner freed from death row through another man's confession was responsible for the 1982 killings he was initially…Read Full Story ...
Rauner says women will decide governor's race2014-10-30 12:24:00 BND.com
Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner (ROW'-nur) says women will decide the close race between him and Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.Read Full Story ...
Official: Four dead in Wichita airport crash2014-10-30 12:15:00 STLToday.com
Ex-Hillsdale cop gets nearly four years in prison on drug charges2014-10-30 12:10:00 STLToday.com
Events planned in November in the Alton area2014-10-30 12:10:00 theintelligencer.com
Laurent recognized by Rotary Club2014-10-30 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
SIUE reaches agreement with Shenyang University2014-10-30 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
11 am news
Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise2014-10-30 11:54:00 STLToday.com
SIUE?s Office of International Affairs Moves to Provost?s Oversight2014-10-30 11:53:56 SIUE.edu
The Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees approved the renaming of SIUE?s Office of International Student and Scholar Services to the Office of International Affairs. The board acted at its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the Morris University Center?s Meridian Ballroom on the Edwardsville campus.
The office of international affairs? reporting structure also will change as it moves from the vice chancellor of student affairs to the office of the provost and academic affairs. The number of personnel staffing the office will remain the same.
?This shift will allow us to focus on the central mission of global engagement and learning,? said Parviz Ansari, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. ?The office of international affairs will work with both academic and non-academic units in SIUE?s pursuit of the globalization of its campuses.
?Moving the office under the provost?s direction will allow for greater emphasis on international recruitment, research and collaborations, work and study abroad opportunities, and comprehensive planning for global education as part of curricular requirements.?
The office of international affairs will support functions in five primary areas:
?Today, international students comprise approximately three percent of the SIUE student population,? Ansari said. ?The percentage of students who study abroad is even smaller. Our goal is to expand these numbers. We have been making consistent progress in increasing the number of international students on campus for the past five semesters and look forward to continued growth in this area.
?The new office of international affairs will also be responsible for facilitating the development of new partnerships with selected international universities and industries for the purposes of research and scholarship and student internship opportunities.?Read Full Story ...
Lawyer: Inmate ordered freed deserves restitution2014-10-30 11:48:00 BND.com
An attorney for an Illinois man who maintains he was coerced into confessing to a 1982 double killing says his client should receive restitution for the 15 years he spent…Read Full Story ...
Missouri researchers studying respiratory virus2014-10-30 11:48:00 BND.com
Washington University researchers are finding new clues about a rare respiratory virus that caused a recent outbreak among children.Read Full Story ...
Former officer sentenced on drug charge2014-10-30 11:48:00 BND.com
A former suburban St. Louis police officer has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison on federal heroin distribution charges.Read Full Story ...
Halloween night will be coldest in decades in St. Louis2014-10-30 11:47:00 STLToday.com
Suspects sought after armed robbery in Fairview Heights2014-10-30 11:40:53 kmov.com
First announced '100 Great Ideas' event set for December2014-10-30 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Former lawyer turned bank robber gets 45 more years in prison2014-10-30 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Investigator: Simon confessed multiple times2014-10-30 11:29:00 BND.com
The private investigator who got a man to confess to a 1982 double killing says he has no regrets after a Cook County judge ordered the man to be released.Read Full Story ...
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Democrat Clay endorses independent candidate for city recorder2014-10-30 11:25:00 STLToday.com
Official: At least 2 dead in Wichita airport crash2014-10-30 11:15:00 STLToday.com
10 hours of street harassment in NYC: a viral video faces a backlash2014-10-30 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Execution set for Missouri man who killed neighbor2014-10-30 11:14:00 BND.com
The Missouri Supreme Court has set an execution date for a man convicted of sexually assaulting a 63-year-old woman and beating her to death with a hammer.Read Full Story ...
McCulloch: Grand jury members not responsible for recent leaks2014-10-30 11:00:53 kmov.com
Film documents friendship between Clark Terry and young pianist2014-10-30 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Execution set for St. Louis County man who killed woman with sledgehammer2014-10-30 11:00:00 STLToday.com
10 am news
Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked2014-10-30 10:59:00 BND.com
A tweet earlier this month suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter…Read Full Story ...
Dec. 10 execution set for St. Louis County man who killed neighbor with hammer2014-10-30 10:53:00 STLToday.com
Small plane crashes at Wichita airport2014-10-30 10:45:00 STLToday.com
Cupich removes priest from ministry2014-10-30 10:45:00 BND.com
Archbishop Blase Cupich (Su'-pitch) has removed a retired Spokane Catholic priest from ministry following accusations that he sexually abused a child decades ago.Read Full Story ...
TV review: CBS' 'McCarthys' has been-there feeling2014-10-30 10:38:00 STLToday.com
Man who caused crash that killed Chesterfield college student gets 2 years in prison2014-10-30 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Breakfast with Bernie: NL Central gets more interesting with Maddon at Cubs2014-10-30 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot2014-10-30 10:29:00 BND.com
Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola ? chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug.Read Full Story ...
Crews responding to rising smoke at Wichita airport2014-10-30 10:27:00 STLToday.com
McCulloch finds no grand jury leaks in Ferguson case2014-10-30 10:26:00 STLToday.com
Report: Dangerous lab fires show lack of training2014-10-30 10:19:00 BND.com
Science teachers need more safety training before running dazzling chemical experiments that can result in dangerous flash fires, according to a recommendation Thursday from a federal board charged with investigating…Read Full Story ...
SunCoke proposes plant in Greenup2014-10-30 10:09:00 BND.com
SunCoke Energy South Shore LLC has filed an application with Kentucky officials to build an electric generating plant in conjunction with a coke plant on about 250 acres along the…Read Full Story ...
$99 fares to fly to Europe? Wow.2014-10-30 10:04:00 STLToday.com
9 am news
Hall of fame for mustaches? Why not?2014-10-30 09:49:00 BND.com
There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why shouldn't those with a hairy upper lip get their just rewards?Read Full Story ...
Emergency repairs of grate finished; 2 lanes of I-64 reopened2014-10-30 09:45:00 STLToday.com
Master plan to develop Mozingo Lake presented2014-10-30 09:39:00 BND.com
A long-range development plan for Mozingo Lake Park near Maryville includes suggestions to lure visitors with a lodge or hotel, a full-service restaurant and a visitors' center.Read Full Story ...
US voters deciding on billions for conservation2014-10-30 09:39:00 BND.com
Voters across the nation are deciding whether to set aside billions of dollars for parks and preservation in what some environmentalists are calling one of the most significant elections for…Read Full Story ...
Ex-pols from St. Louis area turn into campaign donors2014-10-30 09:30:00 STLToday.com
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2 sites dropped from list of Great Lakes hot spots2014-10-30 09:03:00 BND.com
Federal officials say two locations in Michigan are being dropped from a list of 43 highly contaminated sites in the Great Lakes region.Read Full Story ...
8 am news
Make room, Grumpy Cat. Morris is back.2014-10-30 08:50:00 STLToday.com
Dedication set at memorial of 1994 plane crash2014-10-30 08:39:00 BND.com
Relatives of 68 people who died in a commuter plane crash in northwestern Indiana will be gathering to dedicate a new memorial wall on the 20th anniversary of the crash.Read Full Story ...
Nixon to outline expansion of jobs effort2014-10-30 08:34:00 BND.com
Gov. Jay Nixon will be in suburban St. Louis Thursday to announce expansion of his administration's effort to improve job and career opportunities for young people in low-income communities.Read Full Story ...
Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine, goes for a bike ride2014-10-30 08:21:00 STLToday.com
Lawyer: Chris Coleman trial unfair because of photos with mistress2014-10-30 08:02:00 STLToday.com
Lawyer: Christopher Coleman trial unfair because of photos with mistress2014-10-30 08:02:00 STLToday.com
5 bold predictions for who wins what at CMA awards2014-10-30 08:00:00 STLToday.com
7 am news
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Woman hurt when tree falls through house2014-10-30 07:38:00 BND.com
A southeast Missouri woman is recovering from injuries after a tree that was being removed from an adjoining lot fell the wrong way and crashed into her house.Read Full Story ...
Applications for U.S. jobless aid tick up to 287,0002014-10-30 07:34:00 STLToday.com
U.S. economy grew at 3.5 percent rate in third quarter2014-10-30 07:32:00 STLToday.com
Stops yield nearly $560K in suspected drug money2014-10-30 07:19:00 BND.com
An eastern Nebraska county sheriff said deputies have seized nearly $560,000 in suspected drug money in recent traffic stops.Read Full Story ...
Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I'm proud to be gay'2014-10-30 07:08:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County Council approves $1 million to help North County residents2014-10-30 07:05:15 kmov.com
Chat live with TV critic Gail Pennington2014-10-30 07:00:00 STLToday.com
Prosecutor says Illinois woman 3 times legal limit for alcohol in deadly crash2014-10-30 07:00:00 STLToday.com
6 am news
St. Louis man gets life in prison in Jefferson City death2014-10-30 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Multi-vehicle crash closes Tesson Ferry Road near Highway 1412014-10-30 06:41:00 STLToday.com
Salam Aleikum Halloween AgainMarianKemensky@cagleblog.com (Marian Kemensky)
Emergency repairs of grate close two lanes of Interstate 642014-10-30 06:34:00 STLToday.com
Exelon steps up pro-nuclear lobbying in Illinois2014-10-30 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Man gets life in prison in Jefferson City death2014-10-30 06:18:00 BND.com
A St. Louis man was sentenced to life in prison for a shooting death in Jefferson City.Read Full Story ...
Authorities cracking down on drunk driving this Halloween2014-10-30 06:16:27 kmov.com
11 men sentenced in international child porn ring2014-10-30 06:13:00 BND.com
Eleven men from across the country have been sentenced to between 15 and 19 years in prison for their roles in what prosecutors say was an international online network for…Read Full Story ...
Ferguson-Florissant school district preps for more unrest2014-10-30 06:08:59 kmov.com
5 am news
Chicago adds 2 electric buses with federal grant2014-10-30 05:29:00 BND.com
Chicago has added two electric buses to its public transportation fleet with a $2.5 million federal grant.Read Full Story ...
Man held on $1 million bond in Peoria shooting2014-10-30 05:29:00 BND.com
A Peoria man charged with shooting two people has been ordered held on $1 million bond.Read Full Story ...
Ex-Pekin youth pastor charged in child porn case2014-10-30 05:29:00 BND.com
A former youth pastor already charged with sexually assaulting a child has been indicted on child pornography charges in Peoria County.Read Full Story ...
Alton police searching for man handing out cash to kids2014-10-30 05:28:58 kmov.com
Waukegan schools, teachers reach tentative deal2014-10-30 05:24:00 BND.com
Negotiating teams for the Waukegan teachers union and school district say they have reached a tentative contract agreement after a four-week teacher strike.Read Full Story ...
St. Louis man charged in fatal 2013 crash2014-10-30 05:08:00 BND.com
A St. Louis man who police say caused a fatal wreck last year has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of a crash.Read Full Story ...
Ex-Missouri jailer pleads guilty in assault case2014-10-30 05:03:00 BND.com
A former Missouri correctional officer has pleaded guilty to violating an inmate's constitutional rights during an assault at a county jail.Read Full Story ...
4 am news
EXCHANGE: Memory quilt to preserve New Lenox2014-10-30 04:03:00 BND.com
Jill Bojan and her family will join New Lenox history when quilters put together a new fabric bearing the names of village residents.Read Full Story ...
Zombie apocalypse teaches Missouri S&T students2014-10-30 04:03:00 BND.com
A zombie apocalypse is helping Missouri University of Science and Technology students prepare for careers in engineering and management.Read Full Story ...
Former union officer pleads guilty to embezzlement2014-10-30 04:03:00 BND.com
The former secretary-treasurer of a railroad union has admitted embezzling more than $12,000 from the union, depleting the local's bank account.Read Full Story ...
Comic Smirnoff visits MU campus for sitcom fodder2014-10-30 04:03:00 BND.com
Branson funnyman Yakov Smirnoff hopes that some time spent in University of Missouri classrooms will provide fodder for an upcoming TV sitcom.Read Full Story ...
3 am news
Prosecutor: Woman's alcohol level 3 times limit2014-10-30 03:48:00 BND.com
Authorities say a Springfield woman had a blood-alcohol level more than three times the legal limit when involved in a crash that killed two.Read Full Story ...
Illinois town to honor veterans with street signs2014-10-30 03:19:00 BND.com
A central Illinois community has found a special way to honor a resident who died while serving in Afghanistan.Read Full Story ...
2nd round of Illinois marijuana patients to apply2014-10-30 03:08:00 BND.com
Aspiring medical marijuana patients whose last names start with M through Z can soon apply to the Illinois Department of Public Health for a registry card.Read Full Story ...
Work to begin on UI Labs headquarters2014-10-30 03:04:00 BND.com
The developers of a public-private research lab involving the University of Illinois are expected to break ground on its headquarters in Chicago.Read Full Story ...
Former high school band director's trial postponed2014-10-30 03:04:00 BND.com
The trial of a former southern Illinois high school's band director accused of taking inappropriate photographs of a 14-year-old girl at a thrift store has been delayed.Read Full Story ...
2 am news
San Francisco fans revel in team's hat-trick win2014-10-30 02:43:00 BND.com
They cheered every strike and pop fly together. They booed every pitch called as a ball in unison. Then, when victory was theirs, an orange and black sea standing shoulder-to…Read Full Story ...
12 am news
Quarantines rarely used, effectiveness questioned2014-10-30 00:38:00 BND.com
The Spanish flu pandemic a century ago prompted the last large-scale quarantines in this country. Now the Ebola outbreak is raising new questions about whether ordering quarantines is an effective…Read Full Story ...
Audit: Two-thirds of Chicago elevators uninspected2014-10-30 00:34:00 BND.com
An audit by Chicago's inspector general has determined two-thirds of the city's elevators were not inspected last year.Read Full Story ...
Koster dismisses New York Times report that he coddles contributors2014-10-30 00:20:00 STLToday.com
Bernie: Matheny is right, Cards are a family2014-10-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Gauen: Polls are close, newspaper endorsements not, as Illinois governor race nears end2014-10-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Near site of fatal shooting, Shaw neighborhood market continues to reach out2014-10-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Bernie: Matheny is right, Cards are family2014-10-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Republicans try to boost their super-majority in Missouri House2014-10-30 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Famed gospel singer and furniture saleswoman Zella Mae Cox dies2014-10-30 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Blankets for babies2014-10-30 00:00:00 STLToday.com
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