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Reginald Clemons pleads guilty in 1991 Chain of Rocks Bridge murder

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Reginald Clemons pleaded guilty on Monday to the murder of two sisters at the old Chain of Rocks Bridge in St. Louis in 1991.

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At least 6 killed when Amtrak train hurtles off overpass, official says

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An Amtrak train has derailed and fallen partially off an overpass onto an interstate in Pierce County, Washington.

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Teen killed, 2 others injured in Clinton County crash

A two-car crash occurred on Route 161 near Shoal Creek Road in Clinton County Monday (Credit: KMOV) A two-car crash occurred on Route 161 near Shoal Creek Road in Clinton County Monday (Credit: KMOV)
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A 17-year-old was killed and two others were taken to the hospital following a crash in Clinton County Monday morning.

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Police: Suspect intentionally caused head-on crash with Crestwood officer

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A Crestwood police officer was struck in a head-on collision after a suspect allegedly drove his vehicle into the police car early Sunday morning

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Family carries out Edwardsville teen's wish for a Christmas toy drive

Whitley's family holds a Christmas toy drive for recovering children at Cardinal Glennon. (Credit KMOV) Whitley's family holds a Christmas toy drive for recovering children at Cardinal Glennon. (Credit KMOV)
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Family holds Christmas toy drive for children recovering at Cardinal Glennon after daughter dies from brain tumor. 

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Five-year-old boy dials 911 to report Grinch stealing Christmas

The Grinch balloon passes by windows of a building on Central Park West during Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) The Grinch balloon passes by windows of a building on Central Park West during Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
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A 5-year-old Mississippi boy called 911 to report that the Grinch was trying to steal Christmas after he watched videos online and became alarmed about the Grinch.

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"Emergency. We are on the ground!" Listen to dispatch audio from the Amtrak train derailment

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Newly released audio shows the conductor of Amtrak train 501 reporting the train's derailment shortly after the tragic accident.

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ESPN chief Skipper resigns, cites substance abuse problem

Skipper has worked at ESPN since 1997 and has led the company since 2012.(Credit: AP) Skipper has worked at ESPN since 1997 and has led the company since 2012.(Credit: AP)
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John Skipper, president of the sprawling ESPN sports network, said Monday that he is resigning to treat a substance abuse problem.

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Trash truck hits wire, causing power outage in Olivette; post office closed Video included

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The post office in Olivette is closed after a trash truck hit wires nearby Monday morning.

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St. Louis County opens warming shelter for those in need

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St. Louis County and the Salvation Army have partnered to provide a warming shelter for those in need this winter.

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St. Charles police searching for truck used to steal trailers

Police believe this truck has been used to steal trailers (Credit: St. Charles Police Department / Twitter) Police believe this truck has been used to steal trailers (Credit: St. Charles Police Department / Twitter)
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The St. Charles Police Department is asking for help locating a truck that has been used to steal trailers.

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US judge steps down after accusations of sexual misconduct

Chief Judge Alex Kozinski listens to Barry Bonds' attorney, Dennis Riordan, speak before an 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 ( Credit: AP Photo/Eric Risberg, Pool) Chief Judge Alex Kozinski listens to Barry Bonds' attorney, Dennis Riordan, speak before an 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 ( Credit: AP Photo/Eric Risberg, Pool)
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 A prominent U.S. appeals court judge announced his retirement Monday days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments. 

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Twitter rolls out stricter rules on abusive content

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NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter has begun enforcing stricter policies on violent and abusive content like hateful images or symbols, including those attached to user profiles. The new guidelines, which were first announced one month ago, were put into place Monday. Monitors at the company will weigh hateful imagery in the same way they do graphic violence and adult content. If a user wants to post symbols or images that might be considered hateful, the post must be marked "sensi... More>>

Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage

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Ticketing and baggage areas were a bit backed up, but security lines were moving quickly in Atlanta on Monday morning as the world's busiest airport recovered from a crippling power outage.

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Hazelwood East basketball players give roses to parents fighting cancer

Still image from a video showing Hazelwood East basketball players giving roses to parents battling cancer (Credit: Robert Mcbride / Facebook) Still image from a video showing Hazelwood East basketball players giving roses to parents battling cancer (Credit: Robert Mcbride / Facebook)
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Before a game last week, the Hazelwood East varsity boys’ basketball team honored two parents who are fighting cancer.

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Lambert Airport website working again after temporarily being down Video included

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The St. Louis Lambert International Airport’s website is working once again after a temporary outage Monday morning.

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4 local casinos impacted by sale of Pinnacle to Penn National in $2.8B deal

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Four local casinos will be impacted when Penn National Gaming, Inc. acquires Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion.

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Woman arrested after 3 dogs found in freezer

Victoria Kanger, 35, is charged with child neglect. (Volusia County Corrections) Victoria Kanger, 35, is charged with child neglect. (Volusia County Corrections)
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Sheriff's deputies checking the home of a Florida woman and her small child found three dead dogs in her freezer and a house covered in filth and cockroaches. 

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Slideshow: 2017 St. Louis Mugshots

Montel Smith, 24, is charged with murder and robbery after his accomplice was killed in the 4600 block of South Spring on Nov. 30, police say (Credit: St. Louis Police) Montel Smith, 24, is charged with murder and robbery after his accomplice was killed in the 4600 block of South Spring on Nov. 30, police say (Credit: St. Louis Police)
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Mugshots of 2017

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Report: US soldier fought to end after ambush in Niger

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The Associated Press has learned that an American soldier died in a hail of gunfire and fought to the end after fleeing militants who had just killed three comrades in an October ambush in Niger. More>>

Attorney for Smith's fiancée, child files motion to reopen discovery

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The attorney for the Anthony Lamar Smith’s fiancée and child has filed a motion to reopen discovery with the federal court in St. Louis.

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Man sentenced to 15 years for shooting at vehicles

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A Missouri man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting at vehicles along a busy roadway.

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GoFundMe created to help with funeral costs after couple dies in Granite City fire

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The Madison County Coroner's Office said Randall Witter, 70 and Rhonda Witter, 59 were killed.

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Starbucks plans free $20 gift card giveaway at Winterfest

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 The holidays just got better for coffee lovers! The Starbucks “Give Good” Squads are spreading some holiday cheer by giving away a 1,000 free $20 gift cards to Winterfest attendees on Friday Dec. 22. 

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Puerto Rico governor orders review of all post-hurricane deaths

This photo shows the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This photo shows the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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Puerto Rico's governor ordered authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations storm-related deaths have been vastly undercounted.

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Missouri lawmakers push for paid parental leave

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As families get together for the holidays, conversation often turns to caring for aging family members. Now, some Democratic lawmakers in Missouri are building momentum from an Executive Order by the state's Republican governor.

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Trump to unveil 'America First' national security strategy

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a visit by the Victory Christian Center School from Charlotte, N.C. rocket team, Friday, May 12, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a visit by the Victory Christian Center School from Charlotte, N.C. rocket team, Friday, May 12, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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 Prioritizing national sovereignty over alliances, President Donald Trump is poised to outline a new national security strategy that envisions nations in a perpetual state of competition, reverses Obama-era warnings on climate change, and de-emphasizes multinational agreements that have dominated the United States' foreign policy since the Cold War. 

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High number of flu cases reported in Missouri

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Health officials are reporting widespread flu cases in dozens of states, including Missouri.

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St. Louis Fire Chief initiates changes after losing 4 firefighters to cancer Video included

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After losing four firefighters to cancer in the past year, St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson said the department is starting to take a closer look at the link.

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Firefighter, police officer taken to hospital after Ferguson fire Video included

Firefighters on South Dade Street after a vacant home caught fire Monday morning (Credit: KMOV) Firefighters on South Dade Street after a vacant home caught fire Monday morning (Credit: KMOV)
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A firefighter and a police officer were taken to the hospital after battling a fire in Ferguson overnight.

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Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson airport restores power after crippling outage

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A power outage at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the world's busiest airport, is leaving thousands of passengers stranded and planes grounded indefinitely.

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Charlie Puth's North American tour stopping in St. Louis next year

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Charlie Puth’s ‘The Voicenotes Tour’ will stop at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Aug. 6.

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Illinois State Rep. Dan Beiser to step down effective immediately

State Rep. Beiser, right, at Banker for a Day event in 2015. (Credit: Office of the Illinois State Representative District 111) State Rep. Beiser, right, at Banker for a Day event in 2015. (Credit: Office of the Illinois State Representative District 111)
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Illinois State Representative Dan Beiser released a statement on Sunday announcing he would step down effective immediately. 

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Suspect identified in police pursuit on I-44

The pursuit reached speeds of 90 mph. (Credit: KMOV) The pursuit reached speeds of 90 mph. (Credit: KMOV)
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Police have identified the man that began a police chase on Interstate 44 Saturday.

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Power restored following lengthy outage at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

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Several airlines canceled flights on Sunday after an airport-wide power outage at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta but service has been restored and operations have resumed.

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Man admits to beheading wife, storing head in freezer

Davie Dauzat, 24, pleaded guilty to murder in the August 2016 death of his wife and was sentenced to 52 years in prison. (McClennan County Jail) Davie Dauzat, 24, pleaded guilty to murder in the August 2016 death of his wife and was sentenced to 52 years in prison. (McClennan County Jail)
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A Central Texas man has been sentenced to 52 years in prison in the decapitation death of his wife. 

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LeBron makes statement with 1 black, 1 white 'equality' shoe

James sported one black and one white shoe during Sunday's game (Source: AP Images) James sported one black and one white shoe during Sunday's game (Source: AP Images)

LeBron James' dominant play in Sunday night's win was not the only statement he made while in Washington. He also made one with his shoes.

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Hellebuyck stops 24 shots, Jets beat Blues 4-0

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Less that 24 hours after Winnipeg was shut out in St. Louis, Hellebuyck made 24 saves as the Jets returned the favor with a 4-0 victory over the Blues on Sunday night.

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With their tax bill, Republicans prepare for a long-awaited win

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Republicans are on the brink of passing a nearly $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, and at this point, it looks like nothing can stop them.

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Advocate for disabled workers is 2017 CNN Hero of the Year

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Wright's advocacy took the form of a coffee shop. She opened Bitty & Beau's Coffee in January 2016, named for her two children with disabilities.

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Police investigating shooting in Baden neighborhood of North City

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Police are investigating a shooting that left a male shot in the back in the Baden neighborhood of North St. Louis City.

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Panthers owner Richardson selling NFL team

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The Carolina Panthers have announced that owner Jerry Richardson is selling the NFL franchise amid an investigation by the league into allegations of sexual and racist misconduct by Richardson in the workplace. 

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Trump: I'm not considering firing special counsel Mueller

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President Donald Trump said Sunday that he is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller even as his administration was again forced to grapple with the growing Russia probe that has shadowed the White House for much of his initial year in office. 

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Jazz and pop singer Keely Smith dies of heart failure at 89

Smith is survived by her two children. (Credit: AP) Smith is survived by her two children. (Credit: AP)
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Keely Smith, a pop and jazz singer known for her solo recordings of jazz standards as well as her musical partnership with Louis Prima, has died of apparent heart failure in Palm Springs. 

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MSNBC paid woman who said Chris Matthews harassed her

** FILE ** In this Oct. 9, 2007 file photo, Chris Matthews speaks before the GOP Presidential candidates debate which he moderated at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio,file) ** FILE ** In this Oct. 9, 2007 file photo, Chris Matthews speaks before the GOP Presidential candidates debate which he moderated at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio,file)
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A spokesman for MSNBC on Sunday confirmed a report that a staffer at the news channel nearly two decades ago had been paid and left her job after she complained she was sexually harassed by "Hardball" host Chris Matthews. 

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Man arrested for DWI, manslaughter in car-crash death of Potosi man

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Police said Robert Phares, 41, of Potosi was arrested Friday evening following a two-car crash in Washington County Friday afternoon.

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Delivery deadlines approaching for packages to arrive by Christmas Day

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USPS says the final cut off is Friday, December 22 for packages to arrive by Christmas Day. Wednesday, December 20 is the cut off for priority mail delivery which is a lower shipping rate. 

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Suspect arrested, charged in North St. Louis County quadruple homicide case Video included

Patricia Steward, 56, Joseph Corley, 20, Deandre Kelley Jr., 18, and 10-year-old Terrence Dehart were shot and killed in North County on August 24. (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department) Patricia Steward, 56, Joseph Corley, 20, Deandre Kelley Jr., 18, and 10-year-old Terrence Dehart were shot and killed in North County on August 24. (Credit: St. Louis County Police Department)
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Police said a 20-year-old is now in custody as the investigation continues.

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Veteran says supervisor at VA denying him prescribed work shift Video included

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Vietnam veteran says his employer at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center is denying him the chance to work during the shift recommended by his doctor.

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Dine out to be held for injured Arnold officer Video included

Officer Ryan O'Connor remains in critical condition after being shot by a suspect in his patrol car (Credit: Arnold Police Department) Officer Ryan O'Connor remains in critical condition after being shot by a suspect in his patrol car (Credit: Arnold Police Department)
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Preparations are underway for a dine out event for injured Arnold Officer Ryan O’Connor and his family

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