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A family places flowers on vehicles of the victims of the Ride The Ducks accident on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images) A family places flowers on vehicles of the victims of the Ride The Ducks accident on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Lawmakers react after 17 die in duck boat accident on Table Rock Lake Video included

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Seventeen people were killed and several were injured after a duck boat capsized and sank on Table Rock Lake in Stone County, Missouri, near Branson, Thursday night.

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10 years later, community honors memory of Maplewood firefighter killed in line of duty

A memorial statue was unveiled for Maplewood firefighter Ryan Hummert, who was killed in the line of duty in 2008. Credit: KMOV A memorial statue was unveiled for Maplewood firefighter Ryan Hummert, who was killed in the line of duty in 2008. Credit: KMOV
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Saturday marks a decade since a 22-year-old Maplewood fire fighter was killed in the line of duty.  

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Police: Gunman arrested, one woman dead after standoff at Los Angeles Trader Joe's

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The suspect allegedly shot his grandmother and another woman at his grandmother's home before fleeing in a Toyota Camry, sources said. He was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff.

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St. Louis private inspector found 'design flaws' in duck boats in inspection last year

Steve Paul wrote an inspection report on the Ride the Ducks boats in 2017 ( Credit: KMOV) Steve Paul wrote an inspection report on the Ride the Ducks boats in 2017 ( Credit: KMOV)
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Steve Paul, the owner of Test Drive Technologies, a private inspection company in St. Louis, wrote an inspection report on the "Ride the Duck" boats in August 2017. He cited design flaws with the duck boats.

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'If they don't make it. Lord, take me, too': Survivor loses 9 relatives in duck boat tragedy speaks

Survivor Tia Coleman discussing the tragic moments  as she was getting rescued after a tourist boat sank in Branson, Mo. ( Credit: CNN) Survivor Tia Coleman discussing the tragic moments as she was getting rescued after a tourist boat sank in Branson, Mo. ( Credit: CNN)
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A survivor of the tourist boat tragedy that killed 17 people, including nine of her relatives speaks about the moments up to her rescue.

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Friends remember St. Louis couple killed in Table Rock Lake tragedy Video included

Rose Hamann and William Asher (Credit: Family friends) Rose Hamann and William Asher (Credit: Family friends)
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A St. Louis couple was among the 17 killed in the Branson, Missouri duck boat tragedy.

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Mom rescues daughter held against her will with help from social media

Chameka Mengistu. Credit: KMOV Chameka Mengistu. Credit: KMOV
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Chameka Mengistu says she wants what could have been a tragedy for her family, to serve as a warning to parents.

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Carpenter homers in 6th straight, Cards top Cubs for split

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Tyler Chatwood gets 1st win in 2 months as Cubs beat Cardinals 7-2 in doubleheader opener. More>>

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Authorities: Husband, wife injured in Grafton house boat explosion

A boat caught on fire near the Grafton Harbor Saturday ( Credit: KMOV) A boat caught on fire near the Grafton Harbor Saturday ( Credit: KMOV)
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Two people are recovering after a boat caught on fire in Grafton,Illinois Saturday.  

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Duck boat changed route on day of tragedy, Missouri attorney general says

State investigators looking into the sinking of a duck boat in southwestern Missouri that killed 17 people -- including nine from one family -- want to know why the vessel changed the route it took that day, Missouri... More>>

Blues Captain Alex Pietrangelo announces birth of triplets

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St. Louis Blues Captain Alex Pietrangelo's family just got a little bigger this weekend.

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Ticket mix-up put family on ill-fated Missouri tourist boat

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A Missouri woman says nine Indiana family members killed when a duck boat sank were put on the ill-fated boat because of a ticket mix-up

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Baby girl born in Texas Chick-fil-A gets free food for life and a future job

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Gracelyn Mae Violet Griffin already had a "Little Nugget" onesie picked out for her before she arrived in the world.

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CVS apologizes to transgender woman for prescription denial

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Drugstore chain CVS is apologizing to an Arizona transgender woman who says she was denied a hormone prescription by a pharmacist.

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Illegal immigrant pleads guilty in death of Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson

Manuel Orrego-Savala, left (Indiana State Police via CNN Wire) pleaded guilty in the death of NFL linebacker Edwin Jackson, right, who is shown pictured here on the 2016 Colt’s roster. (AP Photo) Manuel Orrego-Savala, left (Indiana State Police via CNN Wire) pleaded guilty in the death of NFL linebacker Edwin Jackson, right, who is shown pictured here on the 2016 Colt’s roster. (AP Photo)
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The man accused of hitting and killing NFL linebacker Edwin Jackson and his ride-share driver with a truck in February agreed to a plea agreement Friday.

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Mother speaks out after saying she was shamed for breastfeeding at restaurant

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She stopped nursing and left the restaurant, but on her way out, she said she heard people, including other employees, snickering at her, she claims.

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Video: Florida man shot, killed during parking spot dispute

Police stand outside a convenience store where one person was killed during a dispute over a parking space. (WFTS/CNN) Police stand outside a convenience store where one person was killed during a dispute over a parking space. (WFTS/CNN)
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Police said the argument began after a woman parked in an accessible parking space, even though she doesn't use a wheelchair.

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Grandmother saved granddaughter's life as duck boat was sinking, family member says

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A grandmother who died after a duck boat capsized and sank on Table Rock Lake is being called a hero for saving her granddaughter’s life

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Survivor of duck boat tragedy: Captain said life jackets not needed

Witnesses, friends, and victim’s families are sharing their stories and first-hand accounts in connection with the Table Rock Lake tragedy that killed 17 people. (Credit: KCTV 5) Witnesses, friends, and victim’s families are sharing their stories and first-hand accounts in connection with the Table Rock Lake tragedy that killed 17 people. (Credit: KCTV 5)
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A survivor of the tourist boat tragedy that killed 17 people, including nine of her relatives, says the captain of the boat told passengers not to bother grabbing life jackets

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Indiana brewery apologizes for naming beers after Black Lives Matter, Flint water crisis

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The owners of a northern Indiana brewery have apologized after receiving criticism for their plan to give their beers contentious names such as "Flint Michigan Tap Water," ''Black Beer Matters," ''White Guilt" and "Mass Grave."

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Dallas police officer killed during funeral procession for another officer

Senior Cpl. Earl "Jamie" Givens was a 32-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department. (Photo Credit: Dallas The Assist the Officer Foundation) Senior Cpl. Earl "Jamie" Givens was a 32-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department. (Photo Credit: Dallas The Assist the Officer Foundation)
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The Dallas police officer was struck by a vehicle and killed while he was blocking traffic during a funeral procession for a fallen officer.

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Trump finds it 'inconceivable' Cohen would record him

In this May 30, 2018 file photo, attorney Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) In this May 30, 2018 file photo, attorney Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it "inconceivable" that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their discussion about a potential payment for a former Playboy model's account of having an affair with Trump.

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Cardinals place Carlos Martinez back on DL

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago. (Credit: AP Images) St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Chicago. (Credit: AP Images)
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Additionally, Matt Bowman has been optioned to Memphis to help make room for the Cardinals returning to the roster before Saturday’s doubleheader.

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Man in wheelchair goes on stabbing spree in New Orleans, police say

Tourists in cars and horse drawn buggies pass the Cafe du Monde in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Max Becherer) Tourists in cars and horse drawn buggies pass the Cafe du Monde in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)
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A 56-year-old man in a wheelchair was arrested Friday morning after he went on a stabbing spree in the French Quarter of New Orleans.

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