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Protesters and supporters of the Confederate Monument in Forest Park verbally clashed Tuesday night over whether the memorial should be removed. (Credit: KMOV) Protesters and supporters of the Confederate Monument in Forest Park verbally clashed Tuesday night over whether the memorial should be removed. (Credit: KMOV)

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Protestors and supporters of the Confederate Monument in Forest Park verbally clashed Tuesday night over whether the memorial should be removed.      

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Strange situation surrounds Alorton infant death investigation Video included

6-month-old Marhia died early Monday morning in Alorton. Her death is under investigation. Credit: KMOV 6-month-old Marhia died early Monday morning in Alorton. Her death is under investigation. Credit: KMOV
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Alorton police and the St. Clair County Child Death Task Force are investigating the death of a 6-month-old infant in Alorton

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Backyards sliding away in St. John

Several homeowners along Belcrest Drive in St. John say their backyards are sinking. Credit: KMOV Several homeowners along Belcrest Drive in St. John say their backyards are sinking. Credit: KMOV
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The backyards of several homes are sliding away in St. John

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Crime victims families express concern about lag time for testing bones

The Missouri Highway Patrol runs a number of state labs and handles about 28,000 cases of year. (Credit: KMOV) The Missouri Highway Patrol runs a number of state labs and handles about 28,000 cases of year. (Credit: KMOV)
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Fictional crime shows might make it seem like crime lab procedures can happen in a snap. But the reality is sometimes a harsh one for families of crime victims who may be waiting for answers.

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Federal agents raid several St. Louis-area convenience stores Video included

Officials outside Northway Market Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) Officials outside Northway Market Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
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Federal and local officials are investigating several St. Louis-area stores.

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Ballwin police offering rare ride-along opportunity Video included

Ballwin Police Chief Kevin Scott. Credit: KMOV Ballwin Police Chief Kevin Scott. Credit: KMOV
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The Ballwin Police Department is offering a rare opportunity to see the inner-workings of the department!

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Street near North Co cemetery piled up with garbage Video included

Many are concerned about trash along North Market Street near Lucas and Hunt. Credit: KMOV Many are concerned about trash along North Market Street near Lucas and Hunt. Credit: KMOV
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A side street next to a North County cemetery is an eyesore because it is littered with trash

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Couple charged in 2-year-old's death following 'wrestling moves'

Richard Gamache is charged with first-degree child abuse and Cheyenne Cook is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor. (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office) Richard Gamache is charged with first-degree child abuse and Cheyenne Cook is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor. (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)
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Police have charged 24-year-old Richard Gamache with first-degree child abuse for severly injuring a 2-year-old after performing wrestling moves on the child.

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Father turns in his son after finding stolen weapons, homemade explosives Video included

Tristan Blasius is charged with possession of stolen guns and materials to make homemade explosives after his father turned him in. (Credit: St. Charles Police) Tristan Blasius is charged with possession of stolen guns and materials to make homemade explosives after his father turned him in. (Credit: St. Charles Police)
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A St. Charles County teenager is charged with possession of stolen guns and materials to make homemade explosives after his father turned him in.

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Motorcycle ride that honors veterans passes through St. Louis area Video included

Riders with Run For the Wall passed through Wentzville on their way to Washington D.C. Credit: KMOV Riders with Run For the Wall passed through Wentzville on their way to Washington D.C. Credit: KMOV
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Hundreds of motorcycles rolled through Wentzville Tuesday as part of a ride to honor veterans

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Parents make heartbreaking decision over son with autism Video included

News 4 has chosen not to identify him by name or show pictures of what he currently looks like. (Credit: Wallens) News 4 has chosen not to identify him by name or show pictures of what he currently looks like. (Credit: Wallens)
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A parent's love knows no bounds. But what happens when you truly believe your child is going to harm himself or someone else? One family tells News 4 they made a heartbreaking decision about their son with autism, all because they felt they had no other options. 

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Trooper prevents crash in St. Charles Co. by stopping wrong-way driver

Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Lukowski (Credit: KMOV) Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Lukowski (Credit: KMOV)
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A Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper is being credited for preventing what could have been a tragedy on a major route in and out of St. Charles County.

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Court hearing scheduled in former Mississippi Co. sheriff's case Video included

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A hearing has been set for the motion to revoke Mississippi County Sheriff Cory Hutcheson's bond.

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Bar in Laclede's Landing hit again by burglars Video included

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The owner of Roaring 20s, a bar in Laclede’s Landing, says burglars broke into his bar to sell alcohol.

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Video of 6-year-old St. Louis boy fed up with all the violence goes viral Video included

Jeffrey Laney's plea to put an end to violence has now gone viral on Facebook. Credit: KMOV Jeffrey Laney's plea to put an end to violence has now gone viral on Facebook. Credit: KMOV
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A 6-year-old boy from St. Louis has had enough of the violence

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Intruder Alert accidentally sent out to STL-CC students Video included

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An armed intruder alert was accidentally sent out to staff and students of St. Louis Community College Monday, due to the school testing new equipment.

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4 killed, 5 injured in shootings across St. Louis-area Sunday Video included

A 31-year-old woman was shot and killed at Virginia and Itaska Sunday evening (Credit: KMOV) A 31-year-old woman was shot and killed at Virginia and Itaska Sunday evening (Credit: KMOV)
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Four people were killed and five were injured in separate shootings across the St. Louis-area Sunday.

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Missing 14-year-old girl last seen at South County Mall found safe

Police are asking for the public's help locating a 14-year-old girl. Police said Yvonna Walker has an intellectual disability.  (St. Louis County Police) Police are asking for the public's help locating a 14-year-old girl. Police said Yvonna Walker has an intellectual disability.  (St. Louis County Police)
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Police say a 14-year-old girl last Police say a 14-year-old girl last seen at South County Mall has been found safe

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Man, 60, accused of molesting young girl

Ted Summers is accused of molesting a young girl in Lincoln County. Credit: Lincoln Co. Sheriff Ted Summers is accused of molesting a young girl in Lincoln County. Credit: Lincoln Co. Sheriff
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A 60-year-old Lincoln County man is facing charges for allegedly molesting a young girl multiple times

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Victim of stolen car forced to pay big fees Video included

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Late Monday morning, a shot up Chevy Trailblazer left a St. Louis crime lab and was dropped off at a tow lot on Hall Street. 

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Velda City officer grazed by bullet; suspect dead Video included

Officer on the scene after an officer was grazed by a bullet in Velda City (Credit: KMOV) Officer on the scene after an officer was grazed by a bullet in Velda City (Credit: KMOV)
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A Velda City police officer was grazed by a bullet while responding to a domestic incident in Velda City Monday morning.

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Missouri lawmakers return to Capitol for special session Video included

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Missouri lawmakers are returning to the Capitol to consider legislation that could make it easier to open a steel mill in the southeast part of the state. 

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Catholics challenge St. Louis' 'abortion sanctuary' law

St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson speaks at a news conference Monday, May 22, 2017, announcing a federal lawsuit to stop a St. Louis ordinance that prohibits discrimination based on "reproductive health decisions." (AP Photo/Jim Salter) St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson speaks at a news conference Monday, May 22, 2017, announcing a federal lawsuit to stop a St. Louis ordinance that prohibits discrimination based on "reproductive health decisions." (AP Photo/Jim Salter)
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Some St. Louis Catholics are suing the city over an ordinance that protects women against workplace discrimination based on whether they've had an abortion, used contraceptives or are pregnant. 

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18-year-old killed in North County shooting

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A shooting occurred in the 100 block of Shepley Drive Sunday evening.

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5-year-old shot in the chest in Walnut Park East neighborhood

Crews wait outside of Barnes-Jewish Hospital after an 8-year-old was shot in the chest on Saturday, May 20, 2017 (Credit: KMOV) Crews wait outside of Barnes-Jewish Hospital after an 8-year-old was shot in the chest on Saturday, May 20, 2017 (Credit: KMOV)
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Police are investigating after a 5-year-old was shot in North County Saturday night. 

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Ameren crews fighting to restore power after Friday storms Video included

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Friday morning storms have caused power outages and road closures across the St. Louis area.

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Surprise Squad: Military dad gives his daughters a happy surprise Video included

The Surprise Squad surprised two daughters who had not seen their soldier father in 15 months. Credit: KMOV The Surprise Squad surprised two daughters who had not seen their soldier father in 15 months. Credit: KMOV
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A father serving overseas in the Air Force has not seen his two daughters in 15 months. But this month, he got to come home early. So Steve Harris and the KMOV Surprise Squad went along with him to the girls' schools in Belleville to surprise both big and little sister.

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Elderly woman catches fire, dies at St. Charles nursing home Video included

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An elderly woman has died after catching fire at her nursing home. Donna Chapman, 83, was partially paralyzed.

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Police officer resigns after allegedly shoplifting by stuffing meat in his pants Video included

Sgt Matthew Barthelmass. Credit: St. John PD Facebook Sgt Matthew Barthelmass. Credit: St. John PD Facebook
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A St. John police sergeant is off of the force after police arrested him for shoplifting hamburger meat at a Des Peres grocery store.

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Manhunt over after man suspected of stealing police vehicle taken into custody Video included

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All Hillsboro schools are on a modified lock-down while Jefferson County Police and Hillsboro Police are searching for a suspect that fired shots at an officer.

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Pointfest canceled following death of Chris Cornell Video included

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Saturday’s Pointfest at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre has been canceled.

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Widow says remodeling business ruined her house Video included

A Mascoutah woman contacted News 4 after ongoing issues with a Crystal City business. (Credit: KMOV) A Mascoutah woman contacted News 4 after ongoing issues with a Crystal City business. (Credit: KMOV)
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A Mascoutah woman contacted News 4 after ongoing issues with a Crystal City business. Debbie Scroggins said, “I feel like I have nothing left.” 

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Business owners, residents of Cherokee Street look for solutions to end violence Video included

Business and residents of Cherokee Street discuss a plan to fight crime. Credit: KMOV Business and residents of Cherokee Street discuss a plan to fight crime. Credit: KMOV
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People who live and work along Cherokee street in south St. Louis are taking action against crime in their community

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Hazelwood School District rescinds punishment for students who walked out Video included

Students walk out of Hazelwood West High School Monday. Credit: KMOV Students walk out of Hazelwood West High School Monday. Credit: KMOV
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The Hazelwood School District has rescinded punishments for students who walked out in protest Monday

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Multi-vehicle accident closes EB I-44 at Jefferson for several hours

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A multi-vehicle accident closed all lanes of eastbound I-44 near Jefferson for several hours Thursday

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Mounted police coming soon to streets of St. Charles

Mounted police will soon be coming back to the streets of St. Charles City. Credit: KMOV Mounted police will soon be coming back to the streets of St. Charles City. Credit: KMOV
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This summer, some of the police patrolling the streets of St. Charles will be trotting, instead of walking. 

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Students and parents protest suspensions at Hazelwood West High School Video included

Students and parents demonstrate outside the Hazelwood School District offices. Credit: KMOV Students and parents demonstrate outside the Hazelwood School District offices. Credit: KMOV
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Students and parents spent part of their Thursday demonstrating in front of the Hazelwood School District administration building to protest suspensions over student walkouts

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2 arrested in Clayton MetroLink platform armed robbery Video included

Police at the Clayton MetroLink station on May 18, 2017. (KMOV) Police at the Clayton MetroLink station on May 18, 2017. (KMOV)
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Police in Clayton are investigating a robbery on the MetroLink platform. 

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Missouri House panel advances electric rate bill

Missouri Gov.-elect Eric Greitens speaks during a service honoring Missouri heroes in the capitol rotunda in Jefferson City, Mo., Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) Missouri Gov.-elect Eric Greitens speaks during a service honoring Missouri heroes in the capitol rotunda in Jefferson City, Mo., Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
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Missouri House members are set to begin considering legislation as part of a special session called by Gov. Eric Greitens.

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Ahead of busy travel weekend, be weary of public wifi

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Before you hit the road this Memorial Day weekend, make sure you're careful how much you share on social media.

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Scam hits St. Louis targeting aspiring pet owners Video included

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A scam rearing its head again is one involving aspiring pet owners.

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Navy DNA testing positively identifies local sailor killed at Pearl Harbor Video included

Robert "Bobby" Temple was a 19-year-old aboard the USS Oklahoma. (Credit: Temple Family) Robert "Bobby" Temple was a 19-year-old aboard the USS Oklahoma. (Credit: Temple Family)
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After 75 years of uncertainty, closure comes for one local family

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Man shot in the head while following hit-and-run driver Video included

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A man is in the hospital after he was shot pursuing a woman suspected of crashing into several parked vehicles in north St. Louis.

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Mayor Krewson announces sizable donation for "STL Youth Jobs" Video included

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St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says all St. Louisans are sad and outraged by tragedy and gun violence in the community.

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"Mothers Club" gives support to young mothers at local high school Video included

The "Mothers Club" at Northwest High School in Cedar Hill helps young mothers. (Credit: KMOV) The "Mothers Club" at Northwest High School in Cedar Hill helps young mothers. (Credit: KMOV)
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Some young families are getting a much needed boost at a time when its needed most, and its coming from their high school.

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GPS devices to be removed from many Missouri sex offenders

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A court ruling requires Missouri to at least temporarily remove GPS monitoring devices from some sex offenders. 

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Wanted: Suspect in North County thefts

The Breckenridge Hills Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect. (Credit: Breckenridge Hills Police Department) The Breckenridge Hills Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect. (Credit: Breckenridge Hills Police Department)
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The Breckenridge Hills Police Department need the public’s help identifying a man who broke into an Overland home and took off with the victim’s car. 

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Macy’s outlet store set to open soon in Fairview Heights

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Despite Macy’s shutting down more than 100 stores in 2016, Macy’s will be opening its first outlet store in the St. Louis metro area in June. 

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$1,000 In Netflix 15 years ago worth $140K today

(Credit: Netflix) Beauty shots of Netflix corporate headquarter campus (Credit: Netflix) Beauty shots of Netflix corporate headquarter campus
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Netflix went public 15 years ago today. May 23, 2002.

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Man injured during fight, shot fired outside Pin-up Bowl in Delmar Loop overnight

Police outside the Pin-up Bowl in the Delmar Loop Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) Police outside the Pin-up Bowl in the Delmar Loop Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
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An assault investigation is underway after a fight at a west St. Louis bar spilled outside overnight.

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Motorcycle driver ejected, killed after crashing into tractor in Macoupin County

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A motorcycle driver was killed while trying to pass a John Deere Tractor on US 66 in Macoupin County Monday evening.

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IDOT announces lane closure on Mississippi River Bridge this week

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New lane restrictions have been announced and with it, significant traffic delays, the Illinois Department of Transportation announced Tuesday.  

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50-year-old hit with gun by break-in suspect in North City

Investigators in the 5700 block of St. Louis Avenue Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) Investigators in the 5700 block of St. Louis Avenue Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
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Police in north St. Louis are investigating following an overnight burglary.

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Registration open for Illinois State Police youth camp

Image from the Illinois State Police Department's camp (Credit: KMOV) Image from the Illinois State Police Department's camp (Credit: KMOV)
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Illinois State Police is offering kids an up close look at law enforcement, self-discipline, and respect. 

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