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Two Lego men decorate the top of a wedding cake. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Missouri National Guard Providing Military Benefits to Same-Sex Couples

Despite Missouri’s ban on gay marriage, the Missouri National Guard is providing military benefits to same-sex couples.

09/20/2013

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Ill. Rep Requests National Guard Help Stop Chicago Violence

Over the holiday weekend, 74 people were shot and 12 killed in Chicago, and Rep. Davis says the police don’t have the manpower to make arrests.

07/10/2013

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Mo. House Panel Adopts National Guard Tuition Fund

More than 900 National Guardsmen will lose their federal tuition assistance at the end of the current semester if automatic federal cuts remain.

03/27/2013

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Missouri National Guard Winding Down Work in Joplin

The Missouri National Guard says it still has one soldier working in Joplin, 20 months after guard members responded to the devastating tornado that killed 161 people.

01/18/2013

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Virtual House Arrest Ordered for Minors in East St. Louis

Minors are to be off the streets at ten o’clock on both weeknights and weekend nights.

09/26/2012

Mitt Romney speaks to the National Guard Association (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.

09/12/2012

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Kevin Killeen’s Whole ‘nother Story — Mystery in Hannibal, Mo

The whole town and hundreds of volunteers searched, but they were never found.

05/22/2012

John Bonenberger pick through debris after a tornado touched down February, 29, 2012  in Harrisburg, Illinois, wiping out his strip mall. (credit: Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)

Gov. Jay Nixon Calls In The National Guard To Aid Tornado-Torn Towns

Gov. Jay Nixon has activated the National Guard to assist with coordination and recovery in storm-damaged southern Missouri.

02/29/2012

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Obama’s Decision To End the War in Iraq Won’t Change Mo National Guard’s Plan

Currently, the Missouri National Guard reports it has about 1,000 soldiers currently deployed in Afghanistan, Egypt and Qatar.

10/27/2011

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VIDEO: Soldiers Cheer On The Home Team

The St. Louis Cardinals get a good luck wish from soldiers far away.

10/24/2011

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