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School Apologizes After Replacing Blind Student’s Cane with Pool Noodle

The parents of a blind Kansas City elementary school student say their son’s cane was taken by his school bus driver and replaced with a swimming pool noodle.

12/18/2014

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Fire Blamed for St. Louis Power Outages

A fire is blamed for a power outage that left thousands of St. Louis residents without electricity on a cold night.

12/18/2014

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Loaded Guns Found on Two Students

Whitfield School in Creve Coeur and Ladue Horton Watkins High School

12/16/2014

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MU Curator: Stop Cutting Taxes

Saying the very future of the university depends on it, the president of the University of Missouri’s Board of Curators is urging the system’s supporters to convince state lawmakers to stop cutting taxes.

12/12/2014

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UPDATED: School Bus Accident Causes Minor Injuries

Two students are among three people taken to hospitals after a morning school bus accident on Highway 94 at Wolfrum Road.

12/12/2014

Jennings students listen intently as St. Louis County Police Department Lt. Col. Troy Doyle answers their questions. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Jennings School District Students March to City Hall with Demands

Part protest, part civics lesson this morning for more than 100 students from the Jennings School District.

12/11/2014

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UMSL Sees Enrollment Decrease Due to Ferguson Unrest

Fallout from the unrest in Ferguson is impacting the nearby University of Missouri – St. Louis and has prompted a hiring freeze at the school.

12/10/2014

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Law Students Want Exam Delays Due to Brown, Garner Protests

Georgetown, Harvard, Columbia students say they haven’t had time to get ready for finals.

12/09/2014

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Elementary School Carbon Monoxide Leak Sends Some to Hospital

A carbon monoxide leak blamed on a boiler sends a few students and one staff member to the hospital for observation from Nance Elementary School in north St. Louis.

12/04/2014