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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon speaks about the shooting death of 18 year-old Michael Brown during a news conference on Aug. 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (Photo: Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Nixon Did Not Give White House ‘Heads Up’ He Was Calling In National Guard

Missouri’s governor on Monday ordered the National Guard to a St. Louis suburb convulsed by protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen, and he reportedly did so without first telling the White House.

08/18/2014

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, (KMOX/file photo)

Dooley Addresses Ferguson at County Council Meeting

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley spoke at the first county council meeting since the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson and the outbreak of riots that followed.

08/13/2014

US President Barack Obama (C) looks at a large soda at Arthur Bryant's Barbecue in Kansas City, Missouri, before having dinner with four local residents July 29, 2014.  (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Eats Ribs With 4 Kansas City Letter Writers

President Barack Obama is taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans, with little time remaining for action on pressing issues before Congress begins its August recess.

07/29/2014

Lew Prince. Photo: whitehouse.gov

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

U.S. paralympian Steve Cash from St. Louis visits the White House on April 3, 2014 (Twitter/Steve Cash)

Steve Cash Visits White House

St. Louisan and other members of Team USA from Winter Paralympics & Olympics honored in Washington

04/03/2014

President Barack Obama on March 19, 2014 (Getty/Mark Wilson)

White House Rejects Opening Day Holiday Petition

Spokesman tells Budweiser, Ozzie Smith, and all those who asked, it’s up to Congress, not the President.

03/29/2014

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

The cast of 'How I Met Your Mother' (L-R) Neil Patrick Harris, Cobie Smulders, Josh Radnor, Alyson Hannigan and Jason Segel pose with their award for Favorite Network TV Comedy in the press room at the 2012 People’s Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California, January 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: November 13th, 2013 – Tom O’Keefe, Bill Bushong, Niall Stanage

Film Critic Tom O’Keefe from “Reel Spoilers” and ReviewStl.com stopped by talk with Jon and you about special or weird episodes of TV shows. Tom spoke on the upcoming episode of “How I met Your […]

11/13/2013

Gun Control

Poll: Support For Stricter Gun Control at 10-Year High

Fifty-seven percent of Americans now say gun control laws should be made more strict, according to the poll, conducted Dec. 14 – 16.

12/18/2012

Economy Crisis

‘Fiscal Cliff’ Could Affect Missouri Economy, Budget

Missouri could lose about $125 million in federal funding for various programs and the state’s military-related economy could take a $1 billion hit.

12/11/2012

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