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St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay announces new plan to provide shelter for homeless beyond downtown on April 9, 2015. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

St. Louis Finds More Shelter for Homeless

Director of Human Services Eddie Roth says the city is looking for a permanent shelter, but for now, bunk space is being made available at sites north and south of downtown.

04/09/2015

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TIAM Sunday March 22nd

Jazz, Harry Hamm, William Shatner singing?

03/22/2015

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Missouri Falls Short of National Average When it Comes to Pay Equality

Women make 71 cents to every $1 men make in Missouri. The national average is 78 cents to the dollar, according to Doyle.

03/16/2015

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Suspects at Large After Illinois Strip Club Shooting

It started as a fight between two women inside the Pink Slip Topless Club in Brooklyn. When two men joined in, the bouncer kicked them all outside – that’s when up to 15 shots were fired.

03/06/2015

Courtesy of the @VoteMikeMoon Twitter page.

Rep. Moon Has No Regrets About ‘Manly Firmness’ Term

Missouri Republican Rep. Mike Moon recently urged the state’s congressional delegation to repeal Obamacare, and he asked them to act with “manly firmness.”

02/11/2015

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Clemency Coalition Seeks Freedom for 14 Women

A new coalition of Missouri lawyers and law professors is asking Gov. Jay Nixon to commute the prison sentences of 14 women, most of whom it says were victims of domestic violence.

10/28/2014

Photo courtesy of The Well Armed Woman.

Armed Women From Across the Country Meet in St. Louis

Carrie Lightfoot is the founder of The Well Armed Woman, which explores shooting and helps women hone their skills.

10/03/2014

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Study Finds ADHD Drug Usage On The Rise

Express Scripts’ study finds trend of increases for ADHD drugs.

03/13/2014

File photo of bottles of alcohol. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: Breast Cancer Risk Higher For Females Who Drink Alcohol When Young

Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine have found that teenage and young adult women who consume alcohol are more likely to develop breast cancer later in life.

08/29/2013

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Middle-Aged Women Experiencing Increase in Death from Painkiller Overdose

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says approximately 18 women die everyday from a painkiller overdose.

07/03/2013

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