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Smoking Now Banned at All Illinois Public Colleges

The only exception to the ban is if you’re in a car either driving or parked on campus.

07/01/2015

June 16, 2015-Full house in the Kennedy Room at St. Louis City Hall for pro vs. con discussion of minimum wage bill (BB 83).  (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Hearings on Proposed St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike Get Underway

Measure would establish $15-per-hour minimum wage by 2020.

06/16/2015

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Mizzou May Ban Women From Fraternity Parties

The University of Missouri-Columbia proposed a ban of hard alcohol and females in fraternity houses on the weekends.

06/12/2015

Catcher Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after teammate's Matt Carpenter #13 RBI double in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game One of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium on October 3, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

St. Louis Ranked No. 1 City for Baseball in U.S.

WalletHub has the ranking of 272 U.S. cities based on their professional and college baseball statistics.

06/03/2015

A mug shot of Michael Johnson, provided by St. Charles Police.

Man on Trial in HIV Exposure Case Previously Tested Positive

A 23-year-old man accused of exposing other gay men to HIV while attending college in suburban St. Louis tested positive for the virus that causes AIDS two years earlier in Indiana.

05/12/2015

Taylor Clark (Courtesy: Madison County Illinois Sheriff's Office)

UPDATED: Leads But No Arrests in Killing of SIUE Student

Hazelwood police say Clark’s body was found about 400 yards from his car, which was found last evening in the parking lot of a truck driving school on Missouri Bottom Road.

05/05/2015

Illinois State Capitol Photo: Getty Images

Illinois Bill Aims at Preventing Suicides in College Students

It’s not always obvious when a loved one is considering suicide. An Illinois Senate committee has signed onto something which may help.

05/04/2015

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St. Louis Lands $1 Million Grant for YouthBuild Jobs Program

75 participants ages 16-24 will help build homes in north St. Louis’ 5th Ward.

04/20/2015

Wavemaker, Security Brief

Podcast Hosts Discuss Recent Controversies Surrounding Hazing, Greek Life On Campus

This week’s standout podcasts include an episode of the Security Brief that examines the issue of college hazing and an installment of the Wavemaker Conversations that takes a lot hazing within the Greek system.

04/10/2015

Tax Day, Tax Tips, College Tax Information

Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To Know

Welcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.

03/16/2015

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