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Highland Teachers, District Resume Negotiations

The Highland teachers union and school board were set to meet Thursday to hammer out a three-year contract agreement that could end an ongoing teacher strike.

09/18/2014

Police officers work to keep order as demonstrators express their feelings on August 18, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Questions Raised About Ferguson During Citizens Police Academy

Many questions were raised at the first Citizens Police Academy in St. Louis County since Ferguson.

09/18/2014

Steve Stenger, county councilman and candidate for county executive.

Stenger Stands By McCulloch in Michael Brown Investigation

Stenger told KMOX’s Mark Reardon that he trusts McCulloch to conduct a fair investigation, especially with the eyes of the nation on him.

09/18/2014

Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III speaks to protesters during a protest of the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer, outside Ferguson Police Department Headquarters on Aug. 11, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Ferguson to Hold Series of Town Hall Meetings

Mayor James Knowles says there is a lot of misinformation circulating in the city, so the first meetings will address the misconceptions about Ferguson.

09/18/2014

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Texas Man Admits Trying to Entice Minors for Sex

A 41-year-old Texas man admits traveling to Missouri to have sex with two minor sisters whose supposed father an undercover detective he met online.

09/18/2014

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Suspect in Meat-Tampering Case Again Denied Bond

Ronald Avers is accused of inserting what prosecutors called “booby trap” sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats “just for the hell of it” again lost a bid Wednesday to be eligible for release on bond.

09/18/2014

File photo of lights on top of a cop car. (credit: Getty Images)

Multiple People Injured in Overnight Shootings

Just after 10 p.m., a 23-year-old man and his 1-year-old son were shot in the 6000 block of Emma.

09/18/2014

Scene of an officer-involved shooting in Jennings. Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Police: Officers Fatally Shoot Man in Jennings

Officers were called to a a home twice on Wednesday night by a woman who said an armed man was knocking on her door and harassing her.

09/18/2014

Timothy Going

Former S. Illinois Teacher Admits Misconduct With Girls

Timothy Going of Fairfield faces up to 30 years in prison

09/18/2014

Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III speaks to protesters during a protest of the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer, outside Ferguson Police Department Headquarters on Aug. 11, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Town Hall Meetings Planned In Ferguson

Mayor James Knowles says first sessions will “clear up misinformation that is circulating.”

09/17/2014

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Some workout equipment at the new Ferguson Community Center (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Ferguson Community Center Opens

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