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Jennings students listen intently as St. Louis County Police Department Lt. Col. Troy Doyle answers their questions. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Jennings School District Students March to City Hall with Demands

Part protest, part civics lesson this morning for more than 100 students from the Jennings School District.

12/11/2014

Demonstrators pray outside of the Buzz Westfall Justice Center where a grand jury is expected to begin looking at the circumstances surrounding the fatal police shooting of an unarmed teenager Michael Brown on August 20, 2014 in Clayton, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

POLL: Race Relations in U.S. at Low Not Seen Since 1990s

The survey, in the wake of grand juries clearing white police officers in the deaths of unarmed black men, finds 45 percent of Americans believe race relations in the U.S. are good.

12/10/2014

FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 13:  Police Chief Thomas Jackson fields questions related to the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown during a press conference on August 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on Saturday. Ferguson has experienced three days of violent protests since the killing.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Crafting Civilian Review Board for Police Department

The Ferguson City Council is responding to calls for better accountability for police and are working on forming a civilian review board for the Ferguson Police Department.

11/11/2014

Department of Justice trainers have been meeting with local police to teach "unbiased" policing. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Justice Department Hosts St. Louis Police Training

Davis says the training is not to be taken as a signal that no federal charges are expected in the Ferguson case, saying they are “two different tracks.”

11/07/2014

Royal New Zealand Navy warship, HMNZS Te Mana arrives in Sydney Harbour, on October 4, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

New Zealand Signs $127M Beechcraft Military Deal

New Zealand has signed a $127 million contract with Wichita, Kan.-based Beechcraft Corp. for military pilot training.

01/26/2014

Photo: KMOX

Docs Protest WashU’s Use of Cats in Med Training

Washington University’s continued use of sedated cats and ferrets to train medical students how to insert breathing tubes down babies’ throats is cruel, ineffective and unnecessary, according to a medical ethics group pressuring the school to abandon the practice.

10/10/2013

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Illinois Officers Will Now Be Trained To Subdue Dogs Humanely

Police shooting dogs. It’s a problem around the country and now the governor of Illinois has signed a bill to prevent it.

08/16/2013

Emergency Exercise At MidAmerica Airport Saturday

Airport officials says the smoke and sirens will be part of the exercise and not a real emergency.

09/09/2011

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Rams to Train at Home for Third Straight Year

Other locations Rolla, Missouri and Carbondale, Illinois.

07/12/2011

May 31, 2011-St. Louis cab drivers exhibit different levels of interest in the two-hour-long, mandatory session urging them to become better "ambassadors" for the city. They could lose their taxicab license if they don't complete the training. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

St. Louis Cabbies Attend Mandatory “Ambassador” Training

Keeping their taxicab license depends on completing the course.

05/31/2011

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