East St. Louis

Prosecutors say the man had been inserting sewing needles into a packaged meat "just for the hell of it" at a grocery store in his hometown for more than a year. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Putting Needles In Packaged Meat

68-year-old Ronald Avers inserted sewing needles into a packaged meat “just for the hell of it,” say federal prosecutors


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Police: No Leads in Fatal East St. Louis Shooting

Police say they’re getting no help as they try to find out who ended a young man’s life in a public housing complex in East St. Louis at about 12:30 this morning.


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East St. Louis Robber Gets Life

55-year-old Gregory Muse was convicted in April


Dawn Harper-Nelson ( Right ) edges past Queen Harrison (left) to win the Women's 100 Meter Hurdles on day 4 of the USATF Outdoor Championships at Hornet Stadium on June 28, 2014 in Sacramento, California.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

East St. Louis Native Wins U.S. 100 Hurdles Title

Dawn Harper-Nelson edges Queen Harrison by 100th of a second



East St. Louis Home Scene Of 2 Killings In 3 Years

Police say 29-year-old Charles Harper was shot to death there, Tuesday.


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East St. Louis Police Seek Help Identifying Gunman

Angela Heard of East St. Louis died Friday at a St. Louis hospital.


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Man Accused in East St. Louis Shooting Death

Prosecutors in St. Clair County have charged 22-year-old Treveon Burrage of East St. Louis with first-degree murder.


Jackie Joyner-Kersee  on February 20, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for the USOC)

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Touts Better Fitness For Families

Olympic gold medalist teams up with American College of Sports Medicine to take program beyond her hometown of East St. Louis


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East St. Louis Schools Dismiss Early After Thefts

Officials at four East St. Louis schools where thieves stole parts of air conditioners this month have sent students home early because of heat.


Fire Damages East St. Louis Business

The fire broke out around 4:30 at the Broadway Market at East Broadway and 15th.




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