Midwestern United States

Company brings much needed jobs to a south St. Louis neighborhood

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Company brings much needed jobs to a south St. Louis neighborhood


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Hospital adds security after parking lot gunfire places facility on lockdown

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Hospital adds security after parking lot gunfire places facility on lockdown


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Woman pleads guilty to impersonating a nurse at a St. Louis hospital

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Woman pleads guilty to impersonating a nurse at a St. Louis hospital


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Judge rejects plea deal for Franklin County murder suspects

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Judge rejects plea deal for Franklin County murder suspects


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Cop in alleged hit-and-run resigns; lawyer says she is victim of police misconduct

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Cop in alleged hit-and-run resigns; lawyer says she is victim of police misconduct


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Rising coach Granderson made a difference before gunfire cut him down

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Rising coach Granderson made a difference before gunfire cut him down


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  • Professor tackled during St. Louis community college meeting
    Professor tackled during St. Louis community college meeting

    , fox2now.com

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Things get heated between an adjunct professor and a campus police officer at a St. Louis community college meeting. The incident was all captured on camera. Steve Taylor, a math adjunct professor, is asked to leave the meeting after trustees demand that attendees do not clap after leaving the podium. Dozens of adjunct professors were in the meeting to discuss their bargaining agreement still up for debate
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Politics & Government

  • Scenes from past Al Smith dinners
    Scenes from past Al Smith dinners

    , madison.com

    House Speaker Paul Ryan poked fun at himself, the Senate's top Democrat, President Donald Trump and even the Catholic church on Thursday night as he delivered the keynote address for the 72nd annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, an event, according to the program, that encourages speakers to "poke fun at a political issue, an opponent, or themselves." Here's a look back at previous events, including the 2016 dinner that brought together then presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Trump
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Sports

  • Red Wings defensemen embrace shot-blocking hazards
    Red Wings defensemen embrace shot-blocking hazards

    , detroitnews.com

    But blocking shots in the NHL can frustrate even high-skilled and potent offensive attacks like the Lightning, Maple Leafs and Capitals, which are teams the Red Wings have faced this week. A coach like the Blue Jackets' John Tortorella stresses shot blocking as a “natural part of defense.” That natural part of the game has the Red Wings' Danny DeKeyser out of the lineup
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Business

  • Fishy accounting snags owners of Sushi Samurai in West Bloomfield
    Fishy accounting snags owners of Sushi Samurai in West Bloomfield

    , freep.com

    While IRS reports progress on cracking down on tax-related ID fraud, consumers and businesses warned to watch out for con artists who want more of your data. Susan Tompor, Detroit Free Press. Orchard Lake couple used special software to avoid paying sales and income taxes, Attorney General says. Buy Photo. Story Highlights Guilty plea entered in Oakland County Circuit Court
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Health

  • Lawmakers claim they have solution to health care cuts for disabled and elderly Missourians
    Lawmakers claim they have solution to health care cuts for disabled and elderly Missourians

    , stltoday.com

    JEFFERSON CITY • The leader of the Missouri Senate says negotiators have found a way to plug a budget hole that could reduce health care services for thousands of disabled and elderly Missourians. In a statement issued Friday, Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin, said negotiators have put together a "workable solution" that maintains services for about 8,000 Medicaid recipients
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Education

  • Professor tackled during St. Louis community college meeting
    Professor tackled during St. Louis community college meeting

    , fox2now.com

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Things get heated between an adjunct professor and a campus police officer at a St. Louis community college meeting. The incident was all captured on camera. Steve Taylor, a math adjunct professor, is asked to leave the meeting after trustees demand that attendees do not clap after leaving the podium. Dozens of adjunct professors were in the meeting to discuss their bargaining agreement still up for debate
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Law & Crime

  • Judge rejects manslaughter plea deal in deadly Franklin County burglary
    Judge rejects manslaughter plea deal in deadly Franklin County burglary

    , stltoday.com

    The daughter of a man who was bound and left to die in a burglary at his home last year is applauding a judge’s rejection of a manslaughter plea deal with two suspects. In September, two of three defendants, all from Union, Mo., pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and burglary in the Nov. 3 death of Kenneth Allen Jr. Allen, 70, was hog-tied by burglars in his home at the 300 block of Elmwood Estates Drive near Washington, Mo
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