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US President Barack Obama speaks during a town hall event at Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina, March 6, 2015.  (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Missouri Man Charged with Threatening to Shoot Obama

Twenty-four-year-old Cameron Stout, of Stover, was charged Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Jefferson City with making threats against the president.

03/18/2015

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STL-Based Tech Training Program Leads to Multi-Million Dollar Federal Effort

The $100 million federal TechHire initiative hopes to train more people for jobs in the technology field. TechHire is modeled in part on LaunchCode, a program that began in St. Louis.

03/10/2015

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Sour Note: Minister Carjacked, Cars Burglarized During Choir Practice

Woman, two men take minister’s vehicle at gunpoint.

02/18/2015

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Arrest Made in Downtown St. Louis Slaying of College Student

St. Louis prosecutors say 18-year-old Christopher Grant is charged with first-degree murder.

02/04/2015

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Prepackaged Caramel Apples Linked to 4 Deaths

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.

12/19/2014

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Local Schools Cancel After-School Activities

Local schools cancel after-school activities ahead of the Ferguson grand jury announcement.

11/24/2014

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Washington Landfill Trash Can Stay, Pending Soil Test

A landfill in Washington, Mo., is overflowing, but the city might not have to move the excess trash, after all. City administrator Jim Briggs says after how bad the ordor was in Bridgeton, he really doesn’t want to have to move it.

08/04/2014

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Small-Town Main Street Organizations Say Downtowns Are Coming Back

Leaders from towns across Missouri are looking to St. Louis, from South Grand to Kirkwood, for inspiration during a conference this week.

07/31/2014

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Vintage Vinyl Co-Owner Honored in Washington

The White House says Lew Prince will be honored today as one of America’s “Champions of Change.”

07/22/2014

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Two Teens Safe After Going Missing While Camping

After their two families had lunch at the Little Indian Creek Campground off Highway K, the boy and girl took off on a bike ride.

07/03/2014

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