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STL-Based Tech Training Program Leads to Multi-Million Dollar Federal Effort

The $100 million federal TechHire initiative hopes to train more people for jobs in the technology field. TechHire is modeled in part on LaunchCode, a program that began in St. Louis.

03/10/2015

An 1880s tavern, re-created inside Anheuser-Busch's Old Schoolhouse museum, includes a life-sized side of a refrigerated train car. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Anheuser-Busch Highlights St. Louis Legacy in New Museum

The museum, which includes 400 objects, or about 10 percent of the brewery’s collection of historical items, opens Monday as part of expanded tour offering.

03/09/2015

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‘Phantom’ Reappears at The Fox

Revamped edition doesn’t fail to please and amaze.

03/08/2015

Volunteers from the Red Cross have joined members of the St. Louis Fire Department to help install smoke detectors in the City of St. Louis on March 7, 2015. The City of St. Louis has had five fire fatalities in 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Set Your Clocks Forward

St. Louis Fire Department & Red Cross say to change batteries in smoke detectors, too.

03/07/2015

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‘Second Best’ is Second Rate

Sequel to hit from 2011 a lot like its characters, soft in the middle.

03/06/2015

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Mo. AG Koster Sues 3 Businesses Over No Call Laws, Telemarketing Violations

Despite efforts to end their intrusions, telemarketers are still at it, and now Missouri is suing three companies for allegedly violating the state’s telemarketing and No Call laws.

03/05/2015

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Illinois’ Heroin-Fighting Program Costs $25M

Bipartisan bill would also address prescription drug abuse

03/02/2015

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Illinois Lawmakers Will Soon Consider Cameras in Nursing Homes

Rep. Greg Harris says the Illinois bill would allow nursing home residents and their families to install recording devices in their rooms.

03/02/2015

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Winter Storm Warning Reminders

St. Louis city health department has phone numbers & website information, as well as tips for staying safe in a winter storm.

02/28/2015

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Ice Storm Forces DFW Flight Cancellations

American Airlines main hub grounded flights Friday, Saturday

02/28/2015