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Cash-Strapped Illinois: Can’t Do the ‘Impossible’ on Paying

The state of Illinois asked a federal judge Friday not to hold it in contempt for missing a recent court-ordered deadline to pay services providers for the disabled, saying compliance should “not mean doing the impossible” amid one of the nation’s worst budgetary crises.

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Health Officials to Launch Survey of Residents Near Cold Water Creek

The St. Louis County Health Department is preparing to launch a major survey of current and former residents along the Cold Water Creek in North County to determine if they’re suffering from higher levels of cancer and other health issues.

17 hours ago

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Confirmed Legionnaires’ Disease Cases at Vets Home Now at 23

The number of confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease cases at the Illinois Veterans’ Home in Quincy reached 23, an Adams County Health Department official announced.

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Mayor Slay Remains Hopeful for New Stadium

A growing number of Missouri state lawmakers are warning they’re against public money for a new football stadium, unless the public or lawmakers have the option to vote on the measure.

19 hours ago

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Police Investigate After Kansas City Officer Fires Into SUV

Authorities are trying to determine whether a wounded baby was shot in the foot when an officer fired into a sport utility vehicle that had rammed the officer, Kansas City police said Friday.

20 hours ago

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2 Missouri Men Face Charges in Killing of Florida Doctor

Two Missouri men have been arrested in connection to the slaying of southwest Florida doctor, and one of the men is a longtime friend of the victim’s husband.

20 hours ago

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Minimum Wage Hike Passes in St. Louis

The St. Louis Board of Alderman voted Friday to raise the minimum wage in St. Louis.

21 hours ago

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Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper Killed in Accident

James Bava was reportedly attempting a traffic stop in Audrain County, west of Mexico

08/28/2015

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LISTEN: First Frozen Embryo Case in Missouri To Go To Appellate Court

Jasha McQueen and her ex-husband made the agreement before he went to Iraq, but now that he’s back and divorced, he wants to terminate them.

08/28/2015

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Police: No Abduction Attempt In Mascoutah

Police say the two girls who reported that a man had attempted to grab one of them recanted the story Friday morning.

08/28/2015

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FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 09:  Demonstrators, marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown, face off with police during a protest along West Florrisant Street on August 9, 2015 in Ferguson, Missouri. There are reports that two people were shot when gun fire broke out during protests later in the evening. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9, 2014. His death sparked months of sometimes violent protests in Ferguson and drew nationwide focus on police treatment of black offenders.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Protest March in Ferguson Aug. 9, 2015

Demonstrators, marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown, march along West Florissant Street on August 9, 2015 in Ferguson, Missouri.

Police keep protesters from advancing arm in arm towards the entrance of the Thomas F. Eagleton Federal Building in St. Louis on August 10, 0215. A group of about 200 protesters marched to the Federal Building as part of a day of disobedience held with the one year anniversary of the Michael Brown Jr. shooting death. About 50 people were arrested. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Protesters March In Downtown St. Louis On ‘Day Of Civil Disobedience’

Police arrested dozens of demonstrators attempting to enter the federal courthouse downtown, part of a day of civil disobedience marking Michael Brown’s death.

FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 08: Members of Michael Brown's family leave mementos at a memorial at the location where Brown was shot and killed on August 8, 2015 in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown Jr, was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9, 2014. His death sparked months of sometimes violent protests in Ferguson and drew nationwide focus on police treatment of black offenders. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson: One Year Anniversary of Michael Brown’s Death

One year after the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson was marked on the weekend of Aug. 9, 2015, with memorials, marches and demonstrations.

KMOX’s Charlie Brennan lead a clean-up effort on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson on July 27, 2015. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

KMOX’s Charlie Brennan Leads Ferguson Clean-Up Day

KMOX’s Charlie Brennan lead a clean-up effort on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson on July 27, 2015.

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