Shirley Phelps-Roper (R) and her daughter Megan of the Westboro Baptist Church, a Kansas church known for its vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funeral, stage a protest across the street from Northwestern High School in Hyattsville, Maryland, outside Washington, on March 1, 2011. The church was demonstrating against what it claims is a "pervert-run" school and said teachers across the country have "broken the moral compass of this generation."         AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Manchester’s Funeral Protest Ban Will Stand

The deadline has passed for Westboro Baptist Church to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to take a look at a law limiting funeral protests in Manchester, Missouri.


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Serial Bank Robber Hits Same Des Peres Bank

Police say the man who robbed the U.S. Bank in the Schnucks at Manchester and Ballas was the same man who robbed the same bank November 7th.


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Driver Who Killed Pedestrian Arrested For Drunk Driving

The unidentified driver allegedly hit 26-year-old Brandon Jennings of the 2800 block of Sidney at about three o’clock this morning.


Westboro Baptist church (KMOX/file photo)

Ruling: Manchester Can Restrict Funeral Protests

The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling reverses a previous ruling by a three-judge panel of the court.


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New Billboards Aim To Educate People About Islam

One billboard is on Manchester Road near the Mason Road intersection. The other is located off I-70 and Fifth Street in St. Charles, facing west.


Joshua Witkowski

Winchester Man Suspected In At Least Two Dozen Sexual Assaults, Rapes

Police still getting calls from victims he met on Facebook


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Man Charged with Rape of 14 Year Old Girl

Police suspect he may have attacked others


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Maplewood Mother Speaks Out Against Proposed QuikTrip

She says adding a QT would only make the intersection more dangerous.


Roderick McAllister, Derez Austell

Two Charged With Murder In South St. Louis Shootout

Third home break-in suspect was shot and killed Tuesday.


Shoppers camped outside of Best Buy in Ellisville on Black Friday in 2008. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun/File)

Best Buy Closing As Ellisville Again Considers Walmart TIF

Many opponents of the Walmart have questioned what effect it would have on the Best Buy and on a K-Mart across the street.





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