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St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson speaks before the Aldermanic Public Safety Committee on July 9, 2015. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

St. Louis Aldermen Grill Police Chief on Rising Murder Rate

With murder up 58 percent this year in the city, St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson faced questions about whether his redistricting plan has spread officers too thin.

07/09/2015

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Alderman Warns of Overspending on Defense-Mapping Deal

French says with the city and state planning to spend a total of $130 million on the deal, it would take 100 years for the city to recoup that through the earnings tax.

06/29/2015

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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.

01/22/2013

Joseph French

Robbery Victims Led Into Trap, Held Up At Gunpoint

Man assaulted when he tried to resist…one arrest made.

10/18/2012

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Camera Catches 21st Ward Arsonist In The Act

Antonio Ward says suspects can be seen lighting gas poured through mail slot.

06/19/2012

Education

Bilingual Ed Starts Early in St. Louis

Almost every aspect of these students’ school day is in Spanish. Only one flight of stairs away, another class is doing the same thing in French. Everything from classwork to art class is in a foreign language immersing children in a bilingual environment.

11/29/2011

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