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Community members said goodbye to Degen, a K9 officer who gave his life to the Wood River and East Alton communities. Credit: KMOV Community members said goodbye to Degen, a K9 officer who gave his life to the Wood River and East Alton communities. Credit: KMOV

Wood River K9 officer takes final patrol alongside his partner Video included

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Community members said goodbye to a K9 officer who gave his life to the Wood River and East Alton communities. 

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Police investigating triple shooting in Reynolds Co. Video included

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Police are investigating a triple shooting that occurred in Reynolds County Wednesday afternoon

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Petition hopes to bring change to a dangerous stretch of I-70 in Wentzville Video included

A community effort to drive changes to this dangerous stretch of Interstate 70 is underway in Wentzville. Credit: KMOV A community effort to drive changes to this dangerous stretch of Interstate 70 is underway in Wentzville. Credit: KMOV
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A community effort to drive changes to a dangerous stretch of Interstate-70 is underway in Wentzville

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Peacefest to be held in Forest Park on Oct 28 Video included

Local leaders gathered in Forest Park to preview Peacefest on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV Local leaders gathered in Forest Park to preview Peacefest on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV
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Peacefest will be held in Forest Park on October 28, but leaders from St. Louis City and County gathered Wednesday ahead of the event. 

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Coroner called to scene of Reynolds Co. shooting Video included

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According to the Reynolds County Coroner Jeffrey McSpadden a shooting occurred in Reynolds County, Missouri.

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Group in charge of St. Louis' Amazon bid keeping details a secret

Downtown St. Louis seen from Skyzoom4 (Credit: Zach Dalin, KMOV) Downtown St. Louis seen from Skyzoom4 (Credit: Zach Dalin, KMOV)
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The group in charge of making St. Louis' case for why it should be the home of Amazon’s second headquarters is keeping details of the bid a secret. 

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Imagine a Better St. Louis: Celebrating sobriety through art Video included

For one mother, the opioid epidemic sweeping the nation became a personal battle as she worked to help her own daughter through recovery. (Credit:KMOV) For one mother, the opioid epidemic sweeping the nation became a personal battle as she worked to help her own daughter through recovery. (Credit:KMOV)
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For one mother, the opioid epidemic sweeping the nation became a personal battle as she worked to help her own daughter through recovery.

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Gas station clerk accused of fatally shooting man over bag of candy Video included

Taleb Rebhi Ali Jawher, 39, is accused of shooting Christopher Simmons, 34, outside a Phillips 66 in North City. Credit: SLMPD Taleb Rebhi Ali Jawher, 39, is accused of shooting Christopher Simmons, 34, outside a Phillips 66 in North City. Credit: SLMPD
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A clerk accused of shooting someone outside a North City gas station is facing charges.

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Predawn gunfire has south St. Louis neighborhood on edge Video included

3 vehicles and a house were hit by bullets when a man opened fire in the 2800 block of Texas. 3 vehicles and a house were hit by bullets when a man opened fire in the 2800 block of Texas.
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Police are trying to identify the man who opened fire in the 2800 block of Texas around 4:30 a.m., firing shots into a home and several vehicles.  

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Man claims he accidentally shot, killed friend during argument

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A suspect is in custody after a 36-year-old man was killed in Breckenridge Hills Tuesday night.

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Some Mizzou students, parents concerned about alerts after incident on campus Wednesday Video included

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Alerts about a woman with a gun sent some students into a panic on the Mizzou campus Wednesday. The situation ended peacefully. But now some students are expressing concern and confusion about the warning system. 

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Illinois governor's race projected to shatter campaign finance records Video included

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The Illinois gubernatorial election is still 13 months away, but the campaign money involved is already nearing historic amounts. 

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Late father's stolen truck found in South City Video included

The truck was stolen while parked at Ziegler Automotive. Credit: KMOV The truck was stolen while parked at Ziegler Automotive. Credit: KMOV
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A Pevely family confirmed to News 4 a stolen truck that belonged to the family was located Wednesday afternoon.

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Donors step up to help after man's truck is stolen while caring for his sick son Video included

Mike and Braden Trower GoFundMe. Credit: KMOV Mike and Braden Trower GoFundMe. Credit: KMOV
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A father's truck targeted while he cares for his sick son. It's been a week since the car was stolen from Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital parking garage and still no sign of the vehicle

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ACLU urges federal court to stop 'unconstitutional' practices by St. Louis police Video included

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The ACLU is asking the federal courts to step in and stop what it says are unconstitutional actions against protestors demonstrating against the Jason Stockley verdict. 

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Author kicks off Christmas in St. Louis Coloring and Essay contest Video included

Ryan Nusebickel reading his book, the 12 Days of Christmas, to kids at the St. Louis Public Library on South Grand. Credit: KMOV Ryan Nusebickel reading his book, the 12 Days of Christmas, to kids at the St. Louis Public Library on South Grand. Credit: KMOV
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Christmas is more than two months way, but a local author got a group of kids in the spirit of the holidays on Wednesday.

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Woman who prompted 'active threat' alert at Mizzou found off campus

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The University of Missouri reports there is no longer a threat to the university after the woman who prompted the warning was found off campus.

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WWII veteran dies in overnight house fire, ammunition hinders firefighting effort Video included

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A man was found dead after a fire broke out at a home in Cahokia overnight.

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Police searching for woman who threw bottles of liquor at Schnucks employees Video included

Surveillance photo of suspect who threw liquor bottles at employees of a Godfrey Schnucks on Oct. 17 (Credit: Madison County Sheriff's Office) Surveillance photo of suspect who threw liquor bottles at employees of a Godfrey Schnucks on Oct. 17 (Credit: Madison County Sheriff's Office)
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The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a woman who threw liquor bottles at employees at a Godfrey Schnucks.

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Time is of the essence for parents seeking college financial aid

October 1, 2017 is the first day students can submit the nationwide financial aid application known as FAFSA, or Free Application for Federal Student Aid. (Credit: Braden Walker/CNN) October 1, 2017 is the first day students can submit the nationwide financial aid application known as FAFSA, or Free Application for Federal Student Aid. (Credit: Braden Walker/CNN)
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Parents of high school seniors are being reminded to act now if they’re looking for financial aid for college. The free application for federal student aid is open and ready for submissions. 

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Wood River K9 Officer with aggressive cancer to be laid to rest Wednesday

Wood River K9 Officer Degen will be laid to rest Wednesday (Credit: Wood River Police) Wood River K9 Officer Degen will be laid to rest Wednesday (Credit: Wood River Police)
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The Wood River Police Department will be giving their final call to K9 Officer Degen Wednesday.

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Surveillance photo released of Overland armed carjacking suspect Video included

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Police have released a photo of a suspect wanted in connection with an armed carjacking on Oct. 11.

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Kenny Chesney to perform at Busch Stadium in 2018 Video included

Singer Kenny Chesney performs at Stagecoach Music Festival in Indio, Calif. on Sunday, April 26, 2009. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg) Singer Kenny Chesney performs at Stagecoach Music Festival in Indio, Calif. on Sunday, April 26, 2009. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)
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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Kenny Chesney is coming to Busch Stadium in 2018! The St. Louis Cardinals announced on their Facebook page Wednesday morning that the singer would be bringing his “Trip Around the Sun Tour” to the stadium on July 21. Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion and Brandon Lay will open for Chesney. Tickets for the concert will go on sale at 10 a.m. on October 27. Copyright 2017 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

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Craft breweries start lofty crowdfunding campaign to take over Anheuser-Busch InBev

Image of the iconic Budweiser sign at Anheuser-Busch's St. Louis brewery. (PRNewsFoto/Anheuser-Busch) Image of the iconic Budweiser sign at Anheuser-Busch's St. Louis brewery. (PRNewsFoto/Anheuser-Busch)
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A trade group that represents craft brewers is starting a crowdfunding campaign to “take over” Anheuser-Busch InBev.

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Tensions flare at STL Co. committee hearing on police conduct at Galleria protest Video included

The St. Louis County Justice and Health Committee called the meeting to hear public concern about protests and demonstrations at the Galleria on September 23.. Credit: KMOV The St. Louis County Justice and Health Committee called the meeting to hear public concern about protests and demonstrations at the Galleria on September 23.. Credit: KMOV
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It's been nearly a month since protesters were arrested in a chaotic scene at the Galleria.  Tuesday, St. Louis County's Justice and Health Committee tried to discuss whether police acted properly, but things did not go as planned.

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Humane Society: Dozens of Yorkshire Terriers rescued from western Mo. Video included

The Humane Society of Missouri says dozens of Yorkshire Terriers were rescued from Bates Co. in western Mo. Credit: KMOV The Humane Society of Missouri says dozens of Yorkshire Terriers were rescued from Bates Co. in western Mo. Credit: KMOV
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Dozens of Yorkshire Terriers are now safe in St. Louis after being rescued from a home in western Missouri

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De Smet football coach killed in St. Louis shooting; woman who called 911 speaks Video included

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St. Louis police have identified the victim of a deadly shooting Monday morning as a De Smet Jesuit High School football coach. 

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Motorcyclist killed in crash in O'Fallon, Mo. identified

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The O’Fallon Missouri Police Department has confirmed a motorcyclist is dead following a fatal crash Monday afternoon. 

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Opioid crisis could keep chronic pain sufferers from getting medicine

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A 60 Minutes investigation may have brought to light an unintended consequence of the growing concern over the opioid epidemic. The CBS news magazine's story concluded Congress passed legislation that crippled the DEA's ability to fight opioid abuse.

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Suspect in wrong-way Metro East crash that killed 2 is arrested Video included

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The alleged driver in a wrong-way crash that killed two men on Illinois Route 15 on Saturday had a valid driver's license because errors were made in a police report that documented a previous DUI arrest. 

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Resolution thanking St. Louis police officers voted down in aldermanic committee Video included

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A resolution thanking St. Louis Police officers has been voted down.

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St. Louis joins Smart Cities Initiative Video included

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The initiative is about working smarter and using data to better solve problems.

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Pro-life group at Saint Louis University feels targeted after display vanishes Video included

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Members of a Students for Life group at St. Louis University says they feel targeted after 175 wooden crosses vanished overnight. 

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IL state senator calls out Facebook for 'fake news' in campaign ad Video included

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An Illinois state senator says Facebook refused to take down a recent political ad despite his claims it contained false information.

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Surveillance pics released of man who robbed South City hotel Video included

Police say this man robbed the Avyan Hotel in the 2600 block of Lafayette Avenue on October 13. Credit: SLMPD Police say this man robbed the Avyan Hotel in the 2600 block of Lafayette Avenue on October 13. Credit: SLMPD
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St. Louis Metropolitan Police are looking for a man they say displayed a firearm during the robbery of a hotel clerk on October 13.

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Missouri appeals court tosses $72M award in talcum powder case Video included

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A Missouri appeals court has thrown out a $72 million award to a woman who claimed talcum powder made by Johnson & Johnson contributed to her ovarian cancer.

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Homicide investigators on scene after man fatally shot in North City

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Homicide investigators were on the scene after a man was found fatally shot in north St. Louis Tuesday morning.

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Suspects sought after armed robbery in north St. Louis County Video included

Police vehicles in the area of Andros Court and Samana Drive Monday night (Credit: KMOV) Police vehicles in the area of Andros Court and Samana Drive Monday night (Credit: KMOV)
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Three suspects are on the loose after an armed robbery in north St. Louis County Monday night.

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Plan to turn South City church into apartments raises questions about parking from residents

Rendering of plans to turn a church at Macklind and Norttingham into housing. Credit:  Matt Salviccio Rendering of plans to turn a church at Macklind and Norttingham into housing. Credit: Matt Salviccio
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A plan to turn an old church into housing in the South Hampton neighborhood is drawing concerns from neighbors about parking.

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Trial of man accused of killing teen during Craigslist deal to start Tuesday Video included

24-year-old Michael Gordon has been charged with first degree murder and armed criminal action. 24-year-old Michael Gordon has been charged with first degree murder and armed criminal action.
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The trial of the man accused of killing a SIUE student during a Craigslist deal is set to start Tuesday. 

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Ex-DEA agent: Congress fueled opioid drug epidemic by forcing pro-drug company laws Video included

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In April of 2016, some members of Congress pressed the agency and the Justice Department to agree to a more pharmaceutical-industry-friendly law.

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Man accused of shooting man, woman inside car in Ferguson

The Ferguson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night. (Credit: KMOV) The Ferguson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night. (Credit: KMOV)
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A man is facing charges for allegedly fatally shooting a woman and wounding a man inside a car in Ferguson

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'There are some concerns'; reinstated SLMPD captain still not back on the job Video included

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   A fired St. Louis police captain who recently won his job back from the Civil Service Commission is still not back on the force.    

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Surveillance shows suspect stealing Hillsdale officer's car, guns and police equipment Video included

Police say Peter Ray stole  a badge, body armor and the car of a Hillsdale police officer. Credit: St. Louis Co. PD Police say Peter Ray stole a badge, body armor and the car of a Hillsdale police officer. Credit: St. Louis Co. PD
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Guns, a police badge and body armor were stolen last week, along with a Hillsdale officer's car. Now. the fear that someone might try to impersonate an officer is over. 

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Multiple injuries in accident involving school bus in O'Fallon, Mo. Video included

Emergency crews on scene of a school bus accident in O'Fallon, Missouri on October 16. (KMOV) Emergency crews on scene of a school bus accident in O'Fallon, Missouri on October 16. (KMOV)
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Multiple children and one adult were injured in an accident involving a school bus Monday morning in O'Fallon, Missouri. 

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St. Peters woman among 2 killed, dozen shot during violent St. Louis weekend Video included

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Authorities are investigating multiple shootings that have occurred over the last 24 hours in the St. Louis area. 

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Suspect arrested in connection with 2 weekend shootings, sexual assault Video included

Police have arrested a person of interest in connection with two separate weekend shootings in St. Louis. (Credit: SLMPD) Police have arrested a person of interest in connection with two separate weekend shootings in St. Louis. (Credit: SLMPD)
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Police have arrested a person of interest in connection with two separate weekend shootings in St. Louis. 

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Your Wi-Fi connection could be vulnerable to hackers

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A newly discovered security flaw reveals nearly all wifi-connected devices could be vulnerable to hackers.

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Police investigating armed robbery at South County QuikTrip

Police searching for suspect who robbed QuickTrip at 3638 Bayless Avenue in South County. (Credit: KMOV) Police searching for suspect who robbed QuickTrip at 3638 Bayless Avenue in South County. (Credit: KMOV)
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St. Louis County Police are looking for a suspect who robbed a QuikTrip in South County early Sunday. 

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Missing 23-year-old Florissant man found safe

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Police said Ashenbremer is considered suicidal and told a friend he took unknown medication and has not been heard from since.

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St. Louis County officials urging residents to get flu vaccinations

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Influenza season has arrived and the St. Louis County Department and County Executive Steve Stenger are urging all county residents to get vaccinated. 

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Nationwide child sex trafficking sting leads to 4 local arrests, 1 victim rescued Video included

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The FBI announced Wednesday the rescue of 84 minors who were used in sex trafficking across the country. 

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White House says there is no recording of Trump's call to military widow

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White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday there is no recording of President Donald Trump's call with Myeshia Johnson, the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, who was among the four soldiers killed in Niger.

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Trump says Comey knew he was going to exonerate Clinton

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President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to revive his long-standing complaint about the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation, alleging that then-Director James Comey had protected the Democratic presidential nominee by prematurely "exonerating" her before the 2016 election.

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Man charged with driving car onto Missouri basketball court

Missouri fans walk into Mizzou Arena to see the unveiling of the new scoreboard before the start of an NCAA college exhibition basketball game (Credit: Associated Press) Missouri fans walk into Mizzou Arena to see the unveiling of the new scoreboard before the start of an NCAA college exhibition basketball game (Credit: Associated Press)
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A University of Missouri graduate has been charged with driving onto the school's basketball court this summer and causing more than $100,000 in damage. 

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Ex-East St. Louis linebacker sues, says he has brain damage Video included

A concussion is a brain injury caused by a fall or blow, jolt or bump to the head that causes the brain and head to move back and forth rapidly. (Credit: CNN) A concussion is a brain injury caused by a fall or blow, jolt or bump to the head that causes the brain and head to move back and forth rapidly. (Credit: CNN)

A former East St. Louis High School football linebacker has filed a lawsuit seeking compensation, saying he suffered brain damage after playing.

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Woman dies following head-on crash in Wildwood

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A woman died late Tuesday afternoon after a head-on collision on Highway 109 in Wildwood.

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ONE DAY ONLY: Shake Shack pop-up coming to Washington Avenue

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Shake Shack will be serving up some of their famous food ahead of the opening of their first St. Louis location.

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Subject wanted in connection with aggravated assault in Cahokia

A photo of a subject wanted in connection with an aggravated assault and the silver Mustang he was last seen in (Credit: Cahokia Police Department) A photo of a subject wanted in connection with an aggravated assault and the silver Mustang he was last seen in (Credit: Cahokia Police Department)
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The Cahokia Police Department is asking for help identifying and locating a subject wanted for questioning in regards to an aggravated assault.

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