Krista McCormick, NPLEx account manager with Appriss, explains how the national computer database works to block the excessive sale of products containing pseudoephedrine to meth producers during a training session for Metro-East law enforcers. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

NPLEx Database Keeps Meth-Making ‘Smurfs’ at Bay

NPLEx can block purchases if buyer has exceeded amount within certain time limit.


5/20/13-Orange County Chopper head honcho Paul Teutul Sr. sits astride the custom-made motorcycle he and his crew in New York spent five weeks building from the ground up for St. Louis-based United Industries as they relaunch the Black Flag line of insecticides. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Reality Star Paul Teutul Sr. In St. Louis To Unveil ‘Black Flag’ Chopper

St. Louis company pushing relauch of 130 year old brand.


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Cape Girardeau Man Awarded $7,000 in Flag Desecration Case

Frank Snider III of Cape Girardeau was arrested for cutting up an American flag and throwing it into the street.


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Red Flag Alert Means Increased Fire Threat

Brush fires broke out in NE Missouri Tuesday.


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Nothing’s Out Of Reach For The Fearless Flagpole Man

If he wanted to, Mike Zimmermann could get a great seat, free of charge, to watch the world champion St. Louis Cardinals play this summer.


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9/11 Tribute Flag To Fly Over Joplin

National 9/11 flag to end 50-state tour in Joplin Sunday.


UPDATED: Second man charged in girl's drag-racing injury

    ST. LOUIS (KMOX) –  Warrants have now been issued for a second driver believed to be involved in an illegal drag race that resulted in critical injuries to a 17-year-old girl.