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The main level customer service desk of the newly renovated Six Mile Regional Library in Granite City, Ill. (Photo courtesy of Tina Hubert)

Six Mile Regional Library Set for Reopening in Granite City

One of Granite City’s landmark buildings is ready for its public re-introduction.

11 hours ago

Police stand guard along West Florissant Avenue to prevent a repeat of the unrest that followed the recent death of Michael Brown. August 21, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Businesses Suffering After Unrest

Sales are taking a major nosedive at businesses located in the Ferguson riot zone.

11 hours ago

FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 17:  Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden, the parents of slain teenager Michael Brown, attend a rally at Greater Grace Church on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Their son was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Brown’s Mother to Officer Wilson: ‘You Had a Choice. You Chose the Wrong One.’

The parents of Michael Brown sat down with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Thursday for their most extended interview since the shooting death of their son.

13 hours ago

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Alabama Teacher Suspended For Ferguson Re-enactment Lesson

Selma Times-Journal reporting sixth-grade social studies instructor let students role play the shooting of Michael Brown.

15 hours ago

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Ellisville Buying Body Cams

Mayor Adam Paul says police approve of new technology purchase

17 hours ago

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Missouri Lagging In Cancer Fight, Says Report

American Cancer Society spokeswoman says state reached 0 of 12 benchmarks.

18 hours ago

Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain 18 year-old Michael Brown speaks during a press conference at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Parents Speak To CNN

Lesley McSpadden & Michael Brown Sr. say they talked to their son about looking older than he really was

18 hours ago


Lincoln County Firefighter Sentenced For Arson

Dustin Grigsby of the Old Monroe VFPD admitted setting fires in 2013.

19 hours ago

Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder (handout)

Kinder: Mo. Lawmakers Should Examine Ferguson Happenings

Lieutenant governor calls for state panel on use of deadly force

19 hours ago

Police stand guard along  West Florissant Avenue on August 21, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Youth: Where Do We Go From Here?

Some North County adults suggest working with teens to get them involved in improving relations with police.

19 hours ago

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National Guard Called In As Unrest Continues In Ferguson

Eric Holder Visits St. Louis

Damage In Ferguson After A Night Of Rioting

Damage In Ferguson After A Night Of Rioting

Businesses were damaged and looted in Ferguson, MO after riots broke following an officer involved shooting.

Crowd Gathers to Protest Shooting of Ferguson Teen

Crowds gather to protest fatal shooting of 18-year-old man by Ferguson police officer.

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