St. Louis News, Weather, Sports and Traffic - KMOV.com

Severe storms possible Thursday and Friday

Updated:

Severe storms are possible on Thursday and Friday around the St. Louis area.

More>>

Vice President Pence spending Thursday in St. Louis-area Video included

(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Updated:

Vice President Mike Pence will be making stops in Missouri and Illinois Thursday.

More>>

Former St. Louis officer pleads guilty to conspiracy to accept bribes

(Credit: AP) (Credit: AP)
Updated:

A former St. Louis police officer pleaded guilty to conspiracy to accept bribes as part of a conspiracy scheme.

More>>

West Nile Virus found in St. Louis County Video included

(Credit: KMOV) (Credit: KMOV)
Updated:

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus have been discovered in St. Louis County. 

More>>

No active shooter threat at Washington D.C. hospital

MedStar Washington Hospital (Google Maps) MedStar Washington Hospital (Google Maps)
Updated:

Washington D.C. police responded to reports of an active shooter at MedStar Washington Hospital late Thursday morning, according to WUSA.

More>>

Mini golf, Ferris wheel coming to Delmar Loop

Ferris wheel previously featured on Muny stage will be available to ride at Magic Mini Golf in Delmar Loop. (Credit: KMOV) Ferris wheel previously featured on Muny stage will be available to ride at Magic Mini Golf in Delmar Loop. (Credit: KMOV)
Updated:

The owner of Blueberry Hill, the Moonrise Hotel, and other Loop landmarks, Joe Edwards, is announcing his plan to build a new mini golf course in the Loop. 

More>>

DEVELOPING

Hours after popping up in St. Louis, city says Bird Scooters are operating illegally Video included

Bird Scooters (Credit: KMOV) Bird Scooters (Credit: KMOV)
Updated:

Electric scooters were placed around St. Louis Thursday morning but the city says the company is operating illegally. 

More>>

Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten murdered, police say

(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 201... (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018 file photo, figure skater Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, reacts as his score is posted following his performance in the men's short program figure skating, in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 201...
Updated:

Ten was stabbed after a dispute with people who allegedly tried to steal a mirror from his car in his home city of Almaty, Kazakh news agencies reported. Doctors in Almaty say the 25-year-old skater died in the hospital there.

More>>

Swiss Rolls, bread sold under several names recalled due to salmonella concerns

Swiss Rolls (Wikimedia Commons) Swiss Rolls (Wikimedia Commons)
Updated:

Flowers Foods, Inc., the maker of Swiss Rolls sold under multiple brand names, has issued a voluntary recall due to possible salmonella contamination.

More>>

breaking

2 officers shot, suspect in custody after standoff in Poplar Bluff, MO

James Odell Johnson Jr. was arrested after police say he shot 2 officers (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department) James Odell Johnson Jr. was arrested after police say he shot 2 officers (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)
Updated:

What started as a warrant arrest turned into a shooting where an officer was injured on Thursday, July 19 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

More>>

PHOTOS: Iconic 'Brady Bunch' house for sale after nearly 50 years

(Credit: Anthony Barcelo) (Credit: Anthony Barcelo)
Updated:

The home featured in the opening and closing scenes of "The Brady Bunch" is for sale.

More>>

Man dies from infection that he got from eating oysters in Sarasota, Florida

(Pxhere) (Pxhere)
Updated:

Health officials say that a 71-year-old man died after eating a bad oyster in Sarasota earlier this month.

More>>

‘We don’t tip terrorist’: Customer leaves racist note for waiter

(Courtesy of Khalil Cavil, Facebook) (Courtesy of Khalil Cavil, Facebook)
Updated:

A waiter at a Texas steakhouse said a customer wrote a racist note on the receipt.

More>>

Help name the St. Louis Zoo’s 200th Speke’s gazelle!

When you travel up the hill at the Saint Louis Zoo, you probably stop at Red Rocks to check out the Speke’s Gazelle. (Credit: Saint Louis Zoo) When you travel up the hill at the Saint Louis Zoo, you probably stop at Red Rocks to check out the Speke’s Gazelle. (Credit: Saint Louis Zoo)
Updated:

When you travel up the hill at the Saint Louis Zoo, you probably stop at Red Rocks to check out the Speke’s Gazelle. 

More>>

St. Louis County police seek trio accused of stealing from multiple Walgreens stores

Two of three suspects seen on surveillance camera walking into a Walgreens store (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department / Facebook) Two of three suspects seen on surveillance camera walking into a Walgreens store (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department / Facebook)
Updated:

The St. Louis County Police Department is asking for help identifying three theft suspects.

More>>

6-month-old baby dies in fire 1 hour after being kidnapped, police say

(Getty) (Getty)
Updated:

Police said a 6-month-old baby suffered deadly injuries in a fire just one hour after being kidnapped.

More>>

High-pressure steam leak in Manhattan; no injuries reported

Steam rising from a Manhattan street after a steam pipe explosion (Credit: CBS) Steam rising from a Manhattan street after a steam pipe explosion (Credit: CBS)
Updated:

The Fire Department of New York says a high-pressure steam leak has caused street closings in Manhattan's Flatiron District.

More>>

Police: Mom admits to letting men rape her 2-year-old daughter

Azzie Watson, 25, was charged Tuesday with three counts of felony abuse or neglect of a child and one count of felony endangering the welfare of a child. (Wyandotte County Detention Center) Azzie Watson, 25, was charged Tuesday with three counts of felony abuse or neglect of a child and one count of felony endangering the welfare of a child. (Wyandotte County Detention Center)
Updated:

A Missouri woman has been charged with letting men rape her daughter. 

More>>

Husband shoots would-be thief holding wife at gunpoint, police say

(Meredith File Image) (Meredith File Image)
Updated:

Police said a Texas man shot an alleged home intruder in the head.

More>>

The little boy who's turning to stone

(People) (People)
Updated:

Little is known about the condition, including the cause or treatment.

More>>

Independence mother accused of letting men rape her 2-year-old daughter

Azzie Watson, 25, was charged Tuesday with three counts of felony abuse or neglect of a child and one count of felony endangering the welfare of a child. (Wyandotte County Detention Center) Azzie Watson, 25, was charged Tuesday with three counts of felony abuse or neglect of a child and one count of felony endangering the welfare of a child. (Wyandotte County Detention Center)
Updated:

An Independence woman has been charged with letting men rape her 2-year-old daughter.

More>>

Wentzville firefighters help baby turkeys

Wentzville Fire Protection District crews helping baby turkeys (Credit: Wentzille Fire / Facebook) Wentzville Fire Protection District crews helping baby turkeys (Credit: Wentzille Fire / Facebook)
Updated:

The Wentzville Fire Protection District helped some baby turkeys that couldn’t climb a curb Thursday morning.

More>>

3 injured in shooting at Texas bank, suspects on the run

(File Photo) (File Photo)
Updated:

Police are searching for two heavily-armed suspects after a shooting at a Fort Worth, Texas bank left three women seriously injured.

More>>

Husband, wife raped children for 10 years, investigators say

Dava Henley (Left) John Henley (Right) (Source: Shelby County Sheriff's Office) Dava Henley (Left) John Henley (Right) (Source: Shelby County Sheriff's Office)
Updated:

A husband and wife are behind bars accused of sexually abusing children for a decade.

More>>

PETA seeks records on 54 stingray deaths at Brookfield Zoo

Chicago's Brookfield Zoo is trying to figure out why 54 stringrays died Friday, July 10, 2015. (Credit: Chicago Zoological Society) Chicago's Brookfield Zoo is trying to figure out why 54 stringrays died Friday, July 10, 2015. (Credit: Chicago Zoological Society)
Updated:

An animal rights organization has filed a lawsuit against Brookfield Zoo located outside Chicago in a search for documents that could shed light on the 2015 deaths of 54 stingrays. 

More>>

Illinois man stabs himself after jury's guilty verdict

Authorities say a central Illinois man stabbed himself in a courtroom shortly after a grand jury found him guilt in a sexual assault case. (Source: Raycom Media) Authorities say a central Illinois man stabbed himself in a courtroom shortly after a grand jury found him guilt in a sexual assault case. (Source: Raycom Media)

Authorities say a central Illinois man stabbed himself in a courtroom shortly after a jury found him guilty in a sexual assault case.

More>>

Suspect in MetroBus shooting killed man weeks prior, prosecutors say Video included

Updated:

The suspect accused of killing a man on a MetroBus over the weekend is also believed to be responsible for a homicide on July 5.

More>>

Kirkwood man says construction crew is responsible for debris in backyard creek

A Kirkwood couple says mud and debris in a creek in their backyard is coming from a nearby construction site. Credit: KMOV A Kirkwood couple says mud and debris in a creek in their backyard is coming from a nearby construction site. Credit: KMOV
Updated:

A Kirkwood couple says mud and debris in a creek in their backyard is coming from a nearby construction site

More>>

Edwardsville businesses donating proceeds to help boy who lost parents in separate accidents Video included

Malik Allen. Credit: KMOV Malik Allen. Credit: KMOV
Updated:

The Edwardsville community is responding in multiple ways to support 12-year old Malik Allen, whose mother was killed in an auto accident on Friday. 

More>>

22 soldiers injured after helicopter blows tent down at California military base

This file image shows a U.S. Army UH-60 Blackhawk. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) This file image shows a U.S. Army UH-60 Blackhawk. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Updated:

A helicopter blew down at a Central California military base Wednesday night, injuring 22 soldiers.

More>>

St. Charles firefighter injured during explosion while battling fire Video included

Damage to truck after a fire, explosion (Credit: St. Charles Fire Department / Facebook) Damage to truck after a fire, explosion (Credit: St. Charles Fire Department / Facebook)
Updated:

A St. Charles firefighter is recovering after being burned while fighting a vehicle fire.

More>>

McDonald’s is giving away free fries until December

(Rich Brooks/CNN) (Rich Brooks/CNN)
Updated:

If you want to get the fries, all you have to do is download the McDonald’s app to get the coupon.

More>>

8-year-old's heartfelt letter to bike thief touches countless people Video included

8-year-old Eddie Metzner wrote this letter addressed thieves that stole his bike from Phantom Forest Conservation Area. (Credit: KMOV) 8-year-old Eddie Metzner wrote this letter addressed thieves that stole his bike from Phantom Forest Conservation Area. (Credit: KMOV)
Updated:

"Really all we could think to do is write a letter," said Kasey Metzner. A heartfelt, handwritten plea, taped to a sign.

More>>

New device keeps parents from forgetting cell phone, children, as hot car deaths set for record year

Already, in 2018, 25 children have died in hot cars. That’s on pace to be the worst yearly total in history. (Meredith) Already, in 2018, 25 children have died in hot cars. That’s on pace to be the worst yearly total in history. (Meredith)
Updated:

Vehicular heatstroke. Hyperthermia. The devastating effects of a child being left in a hot car. It's every parent's unfathomable nightmare, yet it happens several times a year.

More>>

Walmart employees break window to rescue 8-month-old from hot car

Updated:

A group of Walmart employees sprang into action to save a baby.

More>>

4 killed in midair collision in Florida

(Getty) (Getty)
Updated:

Several 911 callers reported seeing an explosion in the air.

More>>

Today in History

Updated:

  Today is Thursday, July 19, the 200th day of 2018. There are 165 days left in the year.

More>>

How many games could an All-Former Cardinals team win in 2018?

AP Images AP Images
Updated:

If you’ve been following along with former Cardinals this season, you may have noticed a trend: a lot of them have been really successful.

More>>

Family offering reward for arrest in Metro East hit-and-run Video included

Shane Briggs. Credit: KMOV Shane Briggs. Credit: KMOV
Updated:

A Metro East family is offering a reward to find the person who hit their son and drove off.

More>>

State rep weighs in after black students are falsely accused of dine and dash

State Rep Stacey Newman. Credit: KMOV State Rep Stacey Newman. Credit: KMOV
Updated:

Missouri State Representative Stacey Newman is weighing after 10 black Washington University students were falsely accused of dining and dashing at IHOP.

More>>

'Typhoon Twister' re-opens at Six Flags

Four rides on the Typhoon Twister (Credit: Six Flags St. Louis) Four rides on the Typhoon Twister (Credit: Six Flags St. Louis)
Updated:

A Six Flags water ride that was closed in June after a woman was injured has re-opened.

More>>

2 children bitten in suspected shark attacks

(Meredith, Generic Photo) (Meredith, Generic Photo)
Updated:

One puncture contained a tooth that was removed for testing to determine its origin.

More>>

New owners of Chesterfield Mall want to build consensus on what the future holds for property Video included

(Credit: KMOV). (Credit: KMOV).
Updated:

The new owners of Chesterfield Mall looking into what the future holds for the property.

More>>

St. Louis Co. health officials warn of intestinal illness outbreak

(Credit: KMOV) (Credit: KMOV)
Updated:

Since the end of May, there have been 22 cases of cyclosporiasis confirmed in St. Louis County.

More>>

St. Louis police chief candidate files discrimination complaint Video included

Lawrence O'Toole with Mayor Lyda Krewson during the protests following the Jason Stockley verdict. (KMOV) Lawrence O'Toole with Mayor Lyda Krewson during the protests following the Jason Stockley verdict. (KMOV)
Updated:

St. Louis Police Lt. Col. Lawrence O’Toole has filed a complaint against the city alleging employment discrimination based on race/ color and retaliation. 

More>>

Powered by Frankly