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DEA Warns Parents of Pot Legalization Ripple Effect

The Drug Enforcement Administration is warning parents to beware of the new attitude toward majiuana this school year. DEA special agent in charge in St. Louis Jim Shroba says the legalization of the drug in Colorado has had a ripple effect on youth culture.

08/11/2014

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

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Pastor at St. Louis Basilica Accused of Fondling Girl

Joseph Jiang reportedly had contact with teen on several occasions.

06/29/2012

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Bank Manager Going To Prison For Embezzling Money From Son’s Youth Soccer Team

A former bank manager is going to prison for embezzling more than $30,000 from a Missouri youth soccer league and his own son’s team.

05/21/2012

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TIAM Weekend: Starting a Small Business & Teaching Kids Not to Bully

SCORE wants to help you get that small business going and a counselor has tips to teach kids not to bully.

05/20/2012

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Concussion Worries Filter Down From NFL To Youth Football Leagues

New Wash U study to look at long-term effects of concussions, such as depression.

05/07/2012

No Red Bull At These Youth Games

Changes would only be recommendations and not law.

01/12/2012

11/30/11-Governor Jay Nixon listens as Andrew Goodin, a participant in the Teach For America-St. Louis program at Soldan H.S., speaks to his students Wednesday. Governor Nixon was in St. Louis to announce that the program will receive more than $200,000 in state tax credits. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Teach For America-St. Louis Receives $212,000 in Tax Credits

Program provides well-qualified grad students to teach at low-income schools.

11/30/2011

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U. City To Host Regional Youth Forum

Mayor Welsch says idea is to keep kids off the streets, out of trouble.

07/12/2011

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