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Study Ranks Missouri as State with Sixth Biggest Spenders

Missouri places in the top 10 for most spending on health care, food and beverages, as well as people spending more than they make.

11/26/2014

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Study: More Blacks in St. Louis Killed by Other Blacks Compared to White Officers

A University of Missouri – St. Louis researcher says emotions aside, the number of black youth who have been fatally shot by white police officers has been fairly low in recent years.

10/15/2014

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Teens’ Genetic Protection Against Alcoholism Can Lessen Depending on Friends

Washington University researchers find a teen’s genetic protection against alcoholism can lessen, depending on whom they hang out with.

09/24/2014

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Missouri Falls in ‘Least Rude’ Category for Drivers

When you quickly change lanes on Missouri roads, how likely are you to anger the driver behind you? What about in Illinois? A new study tells us which states have the rudest drivers.

09/22/2014

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder during his meeting at the FBI building August 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Holder is traveling to Ferguson, Mo., to oversea the federal government's investigation into the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer on Aug. 9th. Holder promised a "fair and thorough" investigation into the fatal shooting of a young blackman, Michael Brown, who was unarmed when a white police officer shot him multiple times. (Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Holder Announces a Study of Racial Bias in Police Departments

Attorney General Eric Holder today announced a Justice Department initiative to study racial bias in the police departments of five cities.

09/18/2014

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St. Louis Falls Below Car Insurance National Average

St. Louis is among the least expensive cities for car insurance, according to a new study. The St. Louis area ranked fourth-least expensive out of 25 major cities studied by InsuranceQuotes.com.

09/12/2014

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STUDY: Patients Less Likely to Take Generic Drug if Looks Different from Name-Brand

A new study finds one out of three patients falsely believes their new generic pill isn’t as effective as the name-brand medication if it has a different shape or color.

07/22/2014

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Study: Stroke Cases Declining in U.S.

A local cardiologist welcomes a new study that finds the downward trend in stroke cases is continuing across the United States.

07/17/2014

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Study: American Egotism Has Risen Since Start Of 20th Century

According to a recent study, Americans’ focus on themselves have been rising since the beginning of the 20th century.

05/11/2014

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Study: Ill. ‘Fiscal Mess’ Reputation Costs State Money

The perception that Illinois is a fiscal mess has some consequences, according to a new study.

03/11/2014

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