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St. Louis firefighter Sidney Jordan uses a blow torch to ignite sparklers as the department discusses the dangers of using consumer firewroks, during the fourth of July weekend celebration, at a press conference in St. Louis on July 1, 2015. The fire department says sparklers, usually given to children by their parents, burn between 1200-2000 degrees, with hundreds of injuries reported each year.  Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Fireworks May Result in Increased ER Visits

Local emergency rooms will deal with a lot of fireworks injuries for the next few days.

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File photo of a high school football game. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Follow Up: High School Football Participation Down in Missouri

Maplewood Richmond Heights not alone in losing players.

06/12/2015

Courtesy mrhschools.net

Maplewood Richmond Heights HS Drops Football

Lack of interest cited for putting program on hiatus.

06/11/2015

ST. LOUIS, MO - MAY 25: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a walk-off solo home run against Arizona Diamondbacks in the tenth inning at Busch Stadium on May 25, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

The 5 Most Impressive Numbers for the Cardinals Season So Far

Through 47 games, here are the five most impressive numbers of the season so far for the Cardinals.

05/28/2015

Photo: KMOX

3 Shot in Downtown St. Louis

Two 19-year-olds got into an argument inside a mental health facility in the 1400 block of Olive Street. One of them left the building, but waited outside with a gun, for the other to leave.

05/07/2015

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 04: Derrick Rose #1 of the Chicago Bulls wiats on the court during their game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center on February 4, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

5 Players Derrick Rose Can Look To For Inspiration

After his latest injury Rose can still find hope by looking at these five athletes that have battled back from injuries too.

02/25/2015

Courtesy of Joe Raftery/KMOX

Possible Murder Charge in Thursday’s Fatal I-55 Crash

St. Louis city police say a murder charge could be filed against a woman who allegedly crashed a car with four passengers inside, including her boyfriend, on purpose.

02/06/2015

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UPDATE: Space Heater Suspected in Fatal University City House Fire

Firefighters pulled the 4-year-old boy, 6-year-old girl and the children’s grandmother from their burning home in the 1000 block of Roth.

02/05/2015

Cubby the kitten is now available for adoption after recovering from injuries sustained after seeking warmth from a car engine. (Photo courtesy of the St. Louis Department of Health)

Kitten Recovers from Injury after Seeking Warmth in Car Engine

See photos of the kitten – now named Cubby. Also find tips on how to prevent similar injuries to outdoor felines.

01/14/2015

The recalled Keurig mini brewing system. (U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)

Keurig Recalls ‘Mini Plus’ Coffee Makers

Keurig is recalling some 7 million of single-serve coffee brewing machines because of reported burns.

12/23/2014

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