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Eli Walker, D.J. Reed bring special chemistry to K-State defense

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Eli Walker, D.J. Reed bring special chemistry to K-State defense

- Eli Walker and D.J. Reed haven’t played a single football game together at Kansas State, but they have been teammates for years. The junior defensive backs were members of the same secondary two years ago at Cerritos Junior College in California, and they planned to reunite. Not long into their first game, they realized they had chemistry. Not just any kind of chemistry, either
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Career day at Busch Stadium

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Career day at Busch Stadium

- ST. LOUIS — A career day for high school students interested in careers in sports and marketing is happening in mid September at Busch Stadium. Martin Coco, director of ticket sales and marketing for the St. Louis Cardinals says the average fan only sees the product on the field but there is so much more to it! People behind the scenes do team support, marketing, and promotions
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SLU surgeon discusses ‘awake aneurysm surgery’

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SLU surgeon discusses ‘awake aneurysm surgery’

- ST. LOUIS, Mo._The removal of a brain aneurysm can be risky for surgeons and their patients. But a neurosurgeon and his team from St. Louis University have conducted a study which holds promise for both. It's called Awake Aneurysm Surgery, where the patients is partially sedated but awake. This study is so promising, it landed on the cover of the August Journal of Neurosurgery
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Driver injured in accident on I-44 at Jamieson

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Driver injured in accident on I-44 at Jamieson

- ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A driver was injured in a single car accident overnight in south St. Louis. It happened on westbound Interstate 44 at Jamieson. The driver lost control while it was raining . The SUV went off the interstate and crashed into a guardrail.
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Carjacking gone bad: Suspect can’t drive stick shift

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Carjacking gone bad: Suspect can’t drive stick shift

- ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A carjacker quickly abandoned the car he stole after being unable to drive a stick shift. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, an Imo's Pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday in south St. Louis. When he realized the car was a stick shift, he demanded the driver show him how start the vehicle
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Belleville couple indicted on charges of concealing death of daughter

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Belleville couple indicted on charges of concealing death of daughter

- ST. LOUIS, MO — The Post-Dispatch reports that a grand jury has indicted a former Belleville couple on charges of concealing the death of their daughter. Jason and Elizabeth Quate made headlines earlier this year after Elizabeth Quate went to a domestic violence shelter in Las Vegas. She told police her husband had killed the youngest of their three daughters, Alysha, 6, in March 2013
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Glascock County High football player taking class at rival high school

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Glascock County High football player taking class at rival high school

- Thursday, August 17, 2017. WARREN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- On Friday nights you can find senior quarterback Nathan Tyler playing for Glascock High but on weekday mornings he's sitting in an AP Calculus class at Warren County High. On the field they are friendly rivals, but off the field Warren and Glascock are working together to help their students in the classroom
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2nd co-defendant convicted in 2015 Indiana shooting deaths

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2nd co-defendant convicted in 2015 Indiana shooting deaths

- CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) _ The second of seven co-defendants has been convicted in the 2015 shooting deaths of two teenage brothers in northwestern Indiana. The (Northwest Indiana) Times reports 39-year-old David Johnson IV was convicted Wednesday of murder and kidnapping in the deaths of 18-year-old Arreon Lackey and 16-year-old Antonio Lackey of Gary. Authorities say they were shot in a remote area of Hobart
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Former Chicago US Attorney Zachary Fardon joins law firm

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Former Chicago US Attorney Zachary Fardon joins law firm

- CHICAGO (AP) _ Chicago’s recent U.S. attorney who oversaw the prosecution of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert has joined the current FBI director’s old law firm. Atlanta-based King & Spalding announced Wednesday that Zachary Fardon will become a partner and open a new Chicago office. The firm recently reported annual revenues of $1 billion. That translated into $2.5 million for each partner
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For the second time in less than a month, Anheuser-Busch can plant catches fire

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For the second time in less than a month, Anheuser-Busch can plant catches fire

- ARNOLD, MO – For second time this month a fire at the Metal Container Corporation in Arnold Missouri has occurred. This fire was called in around 6 pm. Ron Harder with the Rock Community Fire Protection District tells Fox 2 that the fire has been classified as a 2-alarm fire, and that it started in a furnace. A mutual aid call has been made, asking for assistance from surrounding fire departments
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Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in parent pick-up line at Florida school

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Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in parent pick-up line at Florida school

- FORT MYERS, Fla. – A sheriff’s deputy arrested a woman outside a Florida middle school after he allegedly spotted her chopping up and using cocaine while waiting in the parent pick-up line Tuesday. The Lee County deputy said he was patrolling Lexington Middle School just before 4 p.m. when he saw 39-year-old Christina Hester snort the drug off the screen of her iPhone with a straw, according to WFTX
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New service offers 1 movie a day in theaters for $10 a month

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New service offers 1 movie a day in theaters for $10 a month

- Every day, more and more people are watching their movies at home, taking a pass on travel, trouble, noisy moviegoers, and most of all, the expense. Now, a new service called "MoviePass" will try to address all of that. MoviePass is a $9.95 per month movie theater subscription service, kind of like Netflix for big screen theater-going. And it should be -- the company is being run by Netflix co-founder and former Redbox executive Mitch Lowe
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Highway 141 flooding, closure causes headache for evening commuters

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Highway 141 flooding, closure causes headache for evening commuters

- ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – Heavy evening storms through the St. Louis metro area, Wednesday evening, caused some flooding in a familiar spot in Valley Park causing a nightmare commute for many drivers. "I saw a large stream of traffic and I thought that's kind of- at this time of the day- why is it backed up like that, but it happens" said Shirley Horvath
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Teachers in St. Louis area frustrated over unsolved ID theft cases

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Teachers in St. Louis area frustrated over unsolved ID theft cases

- BALLWIN, MO - Local teachers are demanding answers in an ID theft case that affects hundreds of victims in the St. Louis area. As Fox 2 reported last week, current and former educators in the St. Louis area recently learned someone used their personal information to access their retirement accounts online. No funds were stolen, but the ID theft continues to create headaches for local authorities and the alleged victims
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Missouri seniors buying up national parks passes before $70 price hike

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Missouri seniors buying up national parks passes before $70 price hike

- Missouri seniors are taking full advantage of a good deal on America’s national parks while they can, causing lines and shortages of senior passes across the state. The America the Beautiful Lifetime Senior Pass has been available to buyers 62 and older for $10 since 1994. The passes give access to more than 2,000 recreation areas across the country, including national parks such as Yosemite and Yellowstone
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Children reading to abandoned and abuse animals is helping boost adoptioins

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Children reading to abandoned and abuse animals is helping boost adoptioins

- COLUMBIA, IL – In Monroe County Illinois the Helping Strays Shelter is celebrating a year in its new location. They're trying to make sure that the animals inside the shelter don't have to celebrate a year anniversary as well. “This is Charm,” says Mary Potts, Helping Strays Shelter volunteer coordinator. “Charm has been with us for almost a year and she is looking for a forever home
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Police believe the same suspects are behind golf cart thefts in St. Clair County

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Police believe the same suspects are behind golf cart thefts in St. Clair County

- ST. CLAIR COUNTY, IL – It’s a crime that's been getting out of hand in St. Clair County: golf cart thefts. Police believe the same suspects have now stolen 16 carts from two courses. Swansea Police released surveillance video to Fox 2 & News 11 of one of two incidents over the weekend. “I just don’t see where the fun and games are here…just coming out hear and destroying stuff on purpose,” said Scott Barkhaus of Yorktown Golf Course in Shiloh
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Washington University student robbed at gunpoint on campus

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Washington University student robbed at gunpoint on campus

- ST. LOUIS - A Washington University student was robbed at gunpoint Saturday morning on campus. According to campus officials, the suspect was located on security cameras with the stolen items. Court documents show that the suspect, identified as 22-year-old Darrell Cole, approached a student, pointed a gun and demanded the victim's backpack, laptop, watch and wallet. The incident happened as the student was walking on campus near Preston M
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  • Eli Walker, D.J. Reed bring special chemistry to K-State defense
    Eli Walker, D.J. Reed bring special chemistry to K-State defense

    , kansascity.com

    Eli Walker and D.J. Reed haven’t played a single football game together at Kansas State, but they have been teammates for years. The junior defensive backs were members of the same secondary two years ago at Cerritos Junior College in California, and they planned to reunite. Not long into their first game, they realized they had chemistry. Not just any kind of chemistry, either
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Politics & Government

  • Veteran, former ninja competitor enters race for Congress in Kansas
    Veteran, former ninja competitor enters race for Congress in Kansas

    , kansascity.com

    A Kansas state lawmaker who once appeared on a televised ninja competition is running for Congress. Rep. Kevin Jones, a Wellsville Republican who served as a Green Beret in Iraq, announced his decision to campaign for the Republican nomination in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district Wednesday. Jones, who also served on the Wellsville school board, said that his decision to run for Congress stems from a belief that much of the problems facing both the state and local school districts originate in Washington, D
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Sports

  • Wrestling icon Ric Flair admitted to hospital. ‘We need your prayers,’ says his rep
    Wrestling icon Ric Flair admitted to hospital. ‘We need your prayers,’ says his rep

    , kansascity.com

    Professional wrestling star and Charlottean Ric Flairwas admitted to a hospital over the weekend, and a tweet sent out by his management team early Monday seeks prayers for “tough medical issues.” Media outlets reported the 68-year-old Flair known as “The Nature Boy” was in intensive care, and that the issue is heart related. “Are u a Fan/Friend of Ric Flair?” asked the Tweet from of Legacy Talent and Entertainment
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Business

  • Financial advisor discusses importance of index funds
    Financial advisor discusses importance of index funds

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    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Matt Allgeyer, Financial Advisor at Wamhoff Financial Planning & Accounting Services, discusses the importance of index funds. 1. Lack of Downside Protection. • Investors will reap the benefits in a bull market (such as the one we`re now experiencing), but will also be susceptible to a declining stock market or market correction. • If the S&P Index is down 10% in a given year, an investor utilizing an S&P 500 mutual fund will experience that decline with no protection from that downside
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Technology

  • Is Alexa spying on us? We're too busy to care — and we might regret that
    Is Alexa spying on us? We're too busy to care — and we might regret that

    , kansascity.com

    It’s an experience every computer or smart phone user has had. After downloading new software or an app, a window pops up with a legal agreement. At the bottom is an “I agree” button. One click, and it’s gone. Most users have no clue what they’ve agreed to. That single action can empower software developers to extract reams of personal information – such as contacts, location, and other private data – from the devices
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Health

  • SLU surgeon discusses ‘awake aneurysm surgery’
    SLU surgeon discusses ‘awake aneurysm surgery’

    , fox2now.com

    ST. LOUIS, Mo._The removal of a brain aneurysm can be risky for surgeons and their patients. But a neurosurgeon and his team from St. Louis University have conducted a study which holds promise for both. It's called Awake Aneurysm Surgery, where the patients is partially sedated but awake. This study is so promising, it landed on the cover of the August Journal of Neurosurgery
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Entertainment & Arts

  • New service offers 1 movie a day in theaters for $10 a month
    New service offers 1 movie a day in theaters for $10 a month

    , fox2now.com

    Every day, more and more people are watching their movies at home, taking a pass on travel, trouble, noisy moviegoers, and most of all, the expense. Now, a new service called "MoviePass" will try to address all of that. MoviePass is a $9.95 per month movie theater subscription service, kind of like Netflix for big screen theater-going. And it should be -- the company is being run by Netflix co-founder and former Redbox executive Mitch Lowe
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Education

  • School zone safety reminder as students return to class
    School zone safety reminder as students return to class

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    BELLEVILLE, Ill. – With the school year starting in the metro area, it’s critically important to remind drivers, parents, and students about school zone safety. Belleville school officials and police are ready. Back to school means back to school zone safety. This is the time to bring attention to everybody in the community that lots of walkers and bus riders will be out on streets near schools
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Travel & Recreation

  • Missouri seniors buying up national parks passes before $70 price hike
    Missouri seniors buying up national parks passes before $70 price hike

    , stltoday.com

    Missouri seniors are taking full advantage of a good deal on America’s national parks while they can, causing lines and shortages of senior passes across the state. The America the Beautiful Lifetime Senior Pass has been available to buyers 62 and older for $10 since 1994. The passes give access to more than 2,000 recreation areas across the country, including national parks such as Yosemite and Yellowstone
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Media & Information

  • Timothy Cardinal Dolan homecoming broadcast on Sirius XM Radio
    Timothy Cardinal Dolan homecoming broadcast on Sirius XM Radio

    , fox2now.com

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A St. Louis native will be in town Monday, July 31, one day before the Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention. Timothy Cardinal Dolan, of New York, will take part in the events this week in St. Louis. He's hosting a special radio broadcast on the Catholic channel on Sirius XM Radio. The homecoming show will feature guests from the Immaculate Conception parish, where he was baptized
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Law & Crime

  • 2nd co-defendant convicted in 2015 Indiana shooting deaths
    2nd co-defendant convicted in 2015 Indiana shooting deaths

    , fox2now.com

    CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) _ The second of seven co-defendants has been convicted in the 2015 shooting deaths of two teenage brothers in northwestern Indiana. The (Northwest Indiana) Times reports 39-year-old David Johnson IV was convicted Wednesday of murder and kidnapping in the deaths of 18-year-old Arreon Lackey and 16-year-old Antonio Lackey of Gary. Authorities say they were shot in a remote area of Hobart
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Life & Style

  • Mystery deepens: 1 of 2 missing women now held in Indiana
    Mystery deepens: 1 of 2 missing women now held in Indiana

    , kcci.com

    A woman reported missing with another woman in Webster County is being held on charges in Indiana. WEBVTT HAS SAID AN ADULTFAMILY MEMBER MUST BE WITH HERIF SHE IS WITH HER DAUGHTER.WE HOPE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT ABODY FOUND IN WEBSTER COUNTY.JESSICA GOMES HAS BEEN MISSINGSINCE FRIDAY, AUGUST 4.THE BODY WAS FOUND ON SATURDAY.HER GRANDMOTHER SAID THAT ECIOFFICIALS HAVE SAID THAT IT ISLIKELY GOMES
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Science & Nature

  • Heavy thunderstorms, flash flooding cause road closures throughout KC metro area
    Heavy thunderstorms, flash flooding cause road closures throughout KC metro area

    , kansascity.com

    Several roadways in the metro area were shut down Saturday night after heavy rain and flash flooding created impassable roads. Flash flooding that began about 9 p.m. caused officials in Kansas City to barricade several roads and intersections. Emanuel Cleaver II Boulevard was barricaded from Elmwood to Troost avenues, as was the area near 63rd Street and Brookside Boulevard. Barricades were also placed at 75th Street from Wornall Road to Ward Parkway
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