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STL-Based Tech Training Program Leads to Multi-Million Dollar Federal Effort

The $100 million federal TechHire initiative hopes to train more people for jobs in the technology field. TechHire is modeled in part on LaunchCode, a program that began in St. Louis.

03/10/2015

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Federal Probe Could Scuttle St. Louis Drug Cases

Sources tell KMOX News that the investigation is looking at whether armed officers in street clothes worked as security details for drug dealers.

03/09/2015

Artist rendering of a one-time path for the planned Delmar Loop trolley in University City.

Court Date and Ground-Breaking Now Scheduled for Loop Trolley

Supporters of the Loop Trolley announce plans for a ground-breaking, just as opponents announce they have a date in federal court they hope will stop the project.

02/18/2015

Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at a restaurant in Ferguson. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

AG Holder: Federal Ferguson Investigations to End Soon

Speaking Tuesday at the National Press Club, Holder said in response to a question that the reviews were underway and that he expected to “make those calls before I leave office.”

02/17/2015

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Man Charged in Ferguson Arson

Antonio Whiteside, 26, is charged with fire at Ferguson Market.

02/12/2015

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Bosnian Immigrants Plead Not Guilty in Terror Financing Case

An immigrant couple from Bosnia pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges of funneling money and military supplies to extremist groups in Iraq and Syria.

02/12/2015

Sign outside Zisser Tire along W. Florissant, targeted twice by rioting crowds in the wake of the Michael Brown Jr. shooting. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Potential Federal Civil Rights Decision Leaves Ferguson Business Owners on Edge

Even though the last couple of nights have been quiet on the streets of North County, there are renewed worries about the possibility of rioting and unrest after news that Darren Wilson is unlikely to face charges for violating the civil rights of Michael Brown.

01/23/2015

The US Capitol is pictured in Washington on October 1, 2013 during the first day of the federal government shutdown. US President Obama slammed Republicans for shutting down the government as part of an "ideological crusade" designed to kill his signature health care law. The US government shut down on October 1, 2013 for the first time in 17 years after a gridlocked Congress failed to reach a federal budget deal amid bitter brinkmanship. Some 800,000 federal workers have been furloughed in a move reminiscent of two previous shutdowns -- for six days in November 1995 and 21 days from December that year into early 1996.  (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Mo. Budget Director More Concerned Over Debt Ceiling Than Shutdown

If congress doesn’t decide what to do with the debt ceiling by a mid-October deadline, that opens up a new set of problems.

10/01/2013

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St. Louis Man Sought on Federal Charges Is Captured

May be in the St. Louis area; wanted for assaulting a federal agent.

05/24/2013

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Illinois Faces Cuts as Federal Unemployment Aid Ends

About 90,000 people in Illinois will stop receiving unemployment benefits when a federal emergency program ends later this month.

12/12/2012

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