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9 pm news

Ex-Cub Scouts leader sexually abused 7 children, including one at camp, new charges allege

2019-01-22 21:45:00 STLToday.com
A former Cub Scouts leader has sexually abused at least seven children since 2010, including a boy younger than 12 at a Boy Scout camp in St. Louis County in July, according to new court filings. Read Full Story ...

I-44 near Rolla is shut down after two tractor trailers overturn

2019-01-22 21:15:00 STLToday.com
Troop I initially reported the crash at about 5:39 p.m. on Twitter, saying both westbound lanes were blocked. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



Senate sets up showdown votes on shutdown plans

2019-01-22 20:25:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Senate leaders on Tuesday agreed to hold votes this week on dueling proposals to reopen shuttered federal agencies, forcing a political reckoning for senators grappling with the longest shutdown in U.S. history: Side with President Donald Trump? Read Full Story ...

Porn star's hush money suit against Trump could be tossed

2019-01-22 20:12:58 STLToday.com
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? A federal judge appeared inclined Tuesday to toss out a lawsuit against President Donald Trump by porn actress Stormy Daniels that sought to tear up a hush-money settlement about their alleged affair. Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



'Talk is cheap:' Federal judge chastises Red Bud pharmacist then sends him to prison for fraud

2019-01-22 19:55:00 STLToday.com
Steven P. Gibson submitted fraudulent claims amounting to more than $630,000 to insurers in the names of family members and customers, prosecutors said. Read Full Story ...

'Talk is cheap:' Federal judge chastises, sends Red Bud pharmacist to prison for fraud

2019-01-22 19:35:00 STLToday.com
Steven P. Gibson submitted fraudulent claims amounting to more than $630,000 to insurers in the names of family members and customers, prosecutors said. Read Full Story ...

Angry pickup driver hit two cars, police cruiser before being nabbed in Manchester after chase

2019-01-22 19:30:00 STLToday.com
"The suspect was extremely combative and appeared intoxicated when taken into custody," Manchester police said. Read Full Story ...

Mom arrested after dead baby found in Amazon site's restroom

2019-01-22 19:07:00 STLToday.com
PHOENIX (AP) ? A woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside a bathroom at an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week, police announced Tuesday. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Customer says Troy, Mo., gym owner asked him not to wear Trump shirt

2019-01-22 18:55:00 STLToday.com
The man's Facebook video about the incident has gotten hundreds of shares, comments and reactions, and anger over the incident spilled over onto CDY Gym's own Facebook page, where the owner defended her actions. Read Full Story ...

FAA: Flights at Newark Airport suspended after drones seen

2019-01-22 18:45:00 STLToday.com
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) ? Federal aviation authorities stopped flights from flying into and out of Newark Liberty International Airport due to reports of drones spotted above nearby Teterboro Airport. Read Full Story ...

Newark operations resume after drone reports halt arrivals

2019-01-22 18:39:05 STLToday.com
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) ? Newark Airport says flight arrivals were briefly suspended because of reports of drone activity, but normal operations have resumed. Read Full Story ...

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over Washington videos

2019-01-22 18:01:16 STLToday.com
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) ? A Kentucky boys' school shut down its campus Tuesday as a precaution and a small protest was held outside their diocese as fallout continued over an encounter involving white teenagers, Native American marchers and a black? Read Full Story ...

St. Louis County police chase that ended in fiery crash violated policy, lawsuit says

2019-01-22 18:00:00 STLToday.com
Mother of Christopher Miles says police pursuit began after her son was seen posting pictures of himself on social media holding guns and threatening to kill police officers Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Covington Catholic school shuts down amid fallout over viral confrontation videos

2019-01-22 17:42:00 STLToday.com
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) ? A Kentucky boys' school shut down its campus Tuesday as a precaution and a small protest was held outside their diocese as fallout continued over an encounter involving white teenagers, Native American marchers and a black? Read Full Story ...

Fox News host, family survive car crash in Montana

2019-01-22 17:41:15 STLToday.com
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) ? Fox News host Bret Baier and his family survived a motor vehicle crash in Montana after the television anchor's SUV slid on an icy road, collided with a pickup truck and turned over in a ditch,? Read Full Story ...

Amid talk of layoffs, St. Louis County Council may be revisiting some budget cuts

2019-01-22 17:27:00 STLToday.com
A county IT team told the council on Tuesday they were slated to be laid off by the end of the month Read Full Story ...

Missouri House minority leaders want more for K-12 funding

2019-01-22 17:07:00 STLToday.com
Democrats say the Legislature needs to spend more on education. Read Full Story ...

Mueller wants to know about 2016 Trump campaign's ties to NRA

2019-01-22 17:00:00 STLToday.com
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has expressed interest in the Trump campaign's relationship with the National Rifle Association during the 2016 campaign. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

2019-01-22 16:45:39 STLToday.com
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) ? A state judge has struck down Iowa's restrictive "fetal heartbeat" abortion law. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Alum Opens Chiropractic Office in Edwardsville

2019-01-22 16:40:00 SIUE.edu
SIUE alumnus Tyler Yungck, BS exercise science 2014, has opened Revive Chiropractic in Edwardsville. Intelligencer reporter Julia Biggs profiled Yungck in this story posted Dec.... Read Full Story ...

Bozak, Sanford, Thomas all could return for Blues against Ducks

2019-01-22 16:36:00 STLToday.com
Berbue also wants to get Edmundson, a healthy scratch the past two games, back into action as well Read Full Story ...

In Davos, investors agree: Fed must rethink tightening

2019-01-22 16:35:00 STLToday.com
Concern over the outlook for the world economy shaped the first day in Davos. Read Full Story ...

Worth tonight: New format for 'Conan,' 'Conners' finale, 'This Is Us'

2019-01-22 16:30:00 STLToday.com
And new episodes of 'FBI' and 'black-ish.' Read Full Story ...

UPS expands keyless-entry system for deliveries

2019-01-22 16:30:00 STLToday.com
United Parcel Service is expanding a keyless-entry system for package deliveries at apartment buildings after a successful test in New York and San Francisco. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis County Council eyeing referendum on city-county merger

2019-01-22 16:20:00 STLToday.com
CLAYTON ? The St. Louis County Council wants to have a nonbinding referendum that would ask county voters whether they think statewide voters should decide on a city-county merger. Read Full Story ...

Fox News host, family survive motor vehicle crash in Montana

2019-01-22 16:10:28 STLToday.com
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) ? Fox News host Bret Baier and his family survived a motor vehicle crash in Montana after the television anchor's sport-utility vehicle slid on an icy road, collided with a pickup truck and turned over in a? Read Full Story ...

Messenger: Missouri paid bill for woman's jail stay, but judge tries to collect again

2019-01-22 16:00:00 STLToday.com
In some Missouri counties, judges try to 'double dip' by collecting jail bills from both the state and defendants. Read Full Story ...

Stocks sink on growth fears and possible snag in trade talks

2019-01-22 16:00:00 STLToday.com
The IMF is now says the global economy will grow 3.5 percent this year, down from its previous forecast of 3.7 percent Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Charges dropped in 2016 Dutchtown murder

2019-01-22 15:41:00 STLToday.com
Charges in a fatal shooting in 2016 have been dropped, a defense lawyer said Tuesday. Read Full Story ...

Cougar Fest Merchant and Volunteer Fair Brings Opportunity to SIUE

2019-01-22 15:40:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville?s Cougar Fest: Merchant and Volunteer Fair connected area businesses and non-profit organizations with students on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Students learned about the products and mission of area merchants, and engaged with representatives about volunteer opportunities. ?We?ve... Read Full Story ...

Manchester officials appear ready to require dog walkers to use leashes

2019-01-22 15:37:00 STLToday.com
"This keeps us in line with our neighbors," said Alderman Megan Huether. Read Full Story ...

Maryland Heights' Core & Main buying DCL Fabrication & Supply

2019-01-22 15:37:00 STLToday.com
It's the sixth acquisition by Core & Main since the company was spun out in August 2017. Read Full Story ...

Former St. Louis County council member and aide now working for the county

2019-01-22 15:22:00 STLToday.com
Dolan, who lost in the Democratic primary in August to challenger Lisa Clancy, has been hired by the county as a special projects coordinator for the parks and recreation department Read Full Story ...

Death of McKendree University student under investigation in Lebanon, Ill.

2019-01-22 15:08:00 STLToday.com
Cause of death unknown. Read Full Story ...

Man cites virginity as reason he planned to kill 'as many girls' as he could, police say

2019-01-22 15:03:00 STLToday.com
A 27-year-old Colorado man has been arrested on a terrorism charge after he posted messages on social media, citing his virginity as the reason he said he was planning to carry out a mass shooting, "killing as many girls as? Read Full Story ...

Raasch: At least the government shutdown is proving Tocqueville right

2019-01-22 15:00:00 STLToday.com
As the economic hurt spreads and intensifies, churches and civic aid associations step in Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



St. Louis seeks vendors to liven up Arch grounds

2019-01-22 14:45:00 STLToday.com
It's the second year a request for proposals has sought food and other vendors to operate through the peak season near the tourist attraction. Read Full Story ...

New competition for St. Louis in bid for MLS expansion team?

2019-01-22 14:41:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis appears to have another competitor in its quest to land Major League Soccer's final expansion team: Sacramento. Read Full Story ...

Fox News host Bret Baier, family survive motor vehicle crash

2019-01-22 14:10:19 STLToday.com
Fox News host Bret Baier and his family have survived a motor vehicle crash in Montana. Read Full Story ...

Missouri lawmakers to again consider texting, cellphone ban for drivers

2019-01-22 14:00:00 STLToday.com
New report shows 918 people died in Missouri traffic crashes in 2018. Read Full Story ...

Put down the phone, say Missouri legislators who want to ban cellphone use while driving

2019-01-22 14:00:00 STLToday.com
New report shows 918 people died in Missouri traffic crashes in 2018. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Chouteau Greenway project aims to knit St. Louis neighborhoods together ? north, south, east and west

2019-01-22 13:45:00 STLToday.com
Great Rivers estimates that when fully built, Chouteau Greenway will cost $250 million. Read Full Story ...

Students from SIUE and East St. Louis Charter High School Participate in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Project

2019-01-22 13:41:00 SIUE.edu
The first Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. service project at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville East St. Louis Center (ESLC) included a unity walk around campus, a call to action, and a poster contest illustrating influential and successful East St. Louisans.  More than 50 SIUE students, including those from Collegiate 100, Black... Read Full Story ...

Rachel Kushner among finalists for book critics prizes

2019-01-22 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Rachel Kushner's prison novel "The Mars Room," poetry and criticism by Terrance Hayes and essays by Zadie Smith were among the finalists announced Tuesday for the National Book Critics Circle prize. Read Full Story ...

Signs of a weaker global economy send stocks sharply lower

2019-01-22 13:20:00 STLToday.com
Technology and industrial companies took some of the worst losses. Read Full Story ...

'Black Panther' Best Costume Oscar nomination is a win for St. Louis' Kevin Mayes

2019-01-22 13:10:00 STLToday.com
Shout out to clothing designer and tailor Kevin Mayes, a St. Louis native, for his work on the ?Black Panther? costumes, nominated for several Oscars today including Best Costume Design. Read Full Story ...

'Black Panther' Oscar nomination for costumes is a win for St. Louis' Kevin Mayes

2019-01-22 13:10:00 STLToday.com
Shout out to clothing designer and tailor Kevin Mayes, a St. Louis native, for his work on the ?Black Panther? costumes, nominated for several Oscars today including best costume design. Read Full Story ...

Trump moving ahead with State of the Union speech next week

2019-01-22 13:05:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON ? The White House is moving forward with plans for President Donald Trump to deliver his State of the Union speech next week in front of a joint session of Congress ? despite a letter from House Speaker Nancy? Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Tweet heading to the Ready Room

2019-01-22 12:57:00 STLToday.com
Tweet is at the Ready Room with a concert on Feb. 23. Show time is at 8 p.m. Read Full Story ...

2 St. Louis businesses robbed by man in sunglasses and surgical mask

2019-01-22 12:45:00 STLToday.com
Surveillance images were not immediately available. Read Full Story ...

New House Democrats? focus on abortion rights could stymie work with Senate

2019-01-22 12:45:00 STLToday.com
Members of the new House majority are vowing to reverse restrictions that Republicans have imposed on abortions. But the efforts could lead to titanic fights that imperil other legislation. Read Full Story ...

Diamond Rio coming to Event Center at River City Casino

2019-01-22 12:16:00 STLToday.com
Diamond Rio will perform at the Event Center at River City Casino with a gig on May 18. Show time is at 8 p.m. Read Full Story ...

Missouri attorney general, U.S. attorney announce partnership to target violent crime in St. Louis area

2019-01-22 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Prosecutors from Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt's office will work with federal prosecutors to target violent crime in the St. Louis area. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Special Report: The political battle behind the dismantling of a worker safety rule

2019-01-22 11:30:00 STLToday.com
The Trump administration and its congressional allies have moved quickly to unravel key provisions of a federal rule that sharply limited workplace exposure to beryllium. Read Full Story ...

Festus man tells police he shot and killed son, 29, after finding him choking his mother

2019-01-22 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Festus police say son threatened to kill his 63-year-old father after trying to choke his mother Read Full Story ...

Mother left 2-year-old unrestrained before fatal fall from car in Jennings, charges allege

2019-01-22 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Ebony Roby's son, Elijah, died Friday after being hit by a car on Jennings Station Road near Interstate 70. Read Full Story ...

Chick-fil-A expanding with new restaurants in Florissant and Bridgeton

2019-01-22 11:25:00 STLToday.com
The Atlanta-based restaurant chain said it's part of a larger expansion in the St. Louis area. Read Full Story ...

Woman who heard gunshots in St. Louis ran home and fell asleep, not realizing she'd been hit

2019-01-22 11:09:00 STLToday.com
She was in critical and unstable condition after she woke up hours later and discovered she'd been shot. Read Full Story ...

Now open: Highly anticipated Elmwood debuts in Maplewood

2019-01-22 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Elmwood, the highly anticipated new restaurant from Niche alumni Adam Altnether and Chris Kelling, opens tonight (Jan. 22) at 2704 Sutton Boulevard. Altnether and Kelling announced Elmwood back in December 2017, and in the 13 months since then their idea? Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Starbucks rolls out delivery service for coffee drinkers

2019-01-22 10:50:00 STLToday.com
In December, company executives laid out plans to expand deliveries in the U.S. and China this year. Read Full Story ...

U.S. home sales plummeted 6.4 percent in December

2019-01-22 10:45:00 STLToday.com
The median sales price in December was $253,600, up just 2.9 percent from last year. Read Full Story ...

Second suspect charged in July Gravios Park homicide

2019-01-22 10:30:00 STLToday.com
A 29-year-old St. Louis man faces a murder charge in connection to a July 2018 fatal shooting. Read Full Story ...

Second suspect charged with murder in July shooting in St. Louis' Gravois Park neighborhood

2019-01-22 10:30:00 STLToday.com
A 29-year-old St. Louis man faces a murder charge in connection to a July 2018 fatal shooting. Read Full Story ...

Aziz Ansari adds second show at Stifel Theatre

2019-01-22 10:06:00 STLToday.com
A second show has been added for Aziz Ansari April 27 at the Stifel Theatre; there is now a 10:30 p.m. show in addition to the 7:30 p.m. show. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Stocks dip as investors fear a weakening global economy

2019-01-22 09:42:00 STLToday.com
Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 207 points, or 0.8 percent, to 24,498. Read Full Story ...

Illinois governor taps St. Clair County prosecutor Brendan Kelly as new head of state police

2019-01-22 09:30:00 STLToday.com
Brendan Kelly may become head of the Illinois State Police. Read Full Story ...

All That Remains, Attilla coming to Delmar Hall with Escape the Fate

2019-01-22 09:30:00 STLToday.com
All That Remains and Attila come to Delmar Hall with a concert on March 15; show time is at 8 p.m. Read Full Story ...

US home sales plummeted 6.4 percent in December

2019-01-22 09:22:12 STLToday.com
For all of 2018, sales of existing homes fell 3.1 percent from a year ago Read Full Story ...

Dave Matthews Band heading to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in May

2019-01-22 09:06:00 STLToday.com
Dave Matthews Band?s "2019 North American Summer Tour" comes to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on May 15. Read Full Story ...

Jedis, thrones and giants: Ireland's beauty surpasses movie scenes

2019-01-22 09:00:00 STLToday.com
The young boy, possibly 8 or so, sat cross-legged in the middle of the white stone ?beehive? hut. He spoke quietly but intently to a young girl, probably his sister, sitting directly across from him. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



High court lets miliary implement transgender restrictions

2019-01-22 08:40:00 STLToday.com
The Trump administration has sought to generally restrict service by transgender people to only those who do not seek to undergo gender transitions. Read Full Story ...

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nomination with 10 nods

2019-01-22 08:30:21 STLToday.com
NEW YORK (AP) ? Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations to the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces ? Netflix and Marvel ? each? Read Full Story ...

Oscar nominations: The complete list

2019-01-22 08:16:00 STLToday.com
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'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nomination with 10 nods (copy)

2019-01-22 08:15:00 STLToday.com
NEW YORK ? Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" led all films with 10 nominations each to the 91st Academy Awards, while Netflix and Marvel each scored their first best picture nomination. Read Full Story ...

The Maine heading to Delmar Hall

2019-01-22 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The Maine is at Delmar Hall with a concert on May 28; shwo time is at 8 p.m. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



SIUE Carnegie Rating Moves Up to Doctoral/Professional

2019-01-22 07:50:00 SIUE.edu
The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education has upgraded Southern Illinois University Edwardsville to the newly created doctoral/professional universities category. SIUE was previously considered a master?s-large institution. ?This new categorization better reflects the powerful array of programs that SIUE offers and... Read Full Story ...

Singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape complaint

2019-01-22 07:32:00 STLToday.com
Brown, 29, has been in repeated legal trouble since pleading guilty to the felony assault in 2009 of his then-girlfriend, Rihanna. He completed his probation in that case in 2015, but has continued to have run-ins with police. Read Full Story ...

Special Request: Yaya's is happy to share Leek and Potato Soup recipe

2019-01-22 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Q ? My aunt Milly and I tried the special potato, leek and bacon soup at YaYa?s. She enjoyed it so much I would like to get the recipe to make it for her as a birthday surprise. Thank you.? Read Full Story ...

Man dies after truck hits rock bluff in Jefferson County

2019-01-22 07:00:00 STLToday.com
A 54-year-old Jefferson County man was killed in the crash. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Jury acquits Foristell woman of murder in husband's shooting death

2019-01-22 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Ashley Hunter, 31, was found not guilty on all counts after being charged with the 2015 murder of her husband, Nicholas Hunter. Read Full Story ...

Tax abatement cost St. Louis, schools $31 million in uncollected revenue last year

2019-01-22 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Also, tax increment financing diverted $37.6 million from city tax collections in 2018. Read Full Story ...

New group will provide free tampons and pads to low-income St. Louis women

2019-01-22 06:00:00 STLToday.com
A recent survey of 183 low-income women showed that nearly two-thirds can't always afford pads or tampons when they need them. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



New Cougar Cards introduced for Spring 2019 semester

2019-01-22 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
Starting this semester, SIUE will begin to issue Cougar Cards with an updated design as the result of a collaboration between Student Government, the Office for Student Affairs and the Service Center. Read Full Story ...

BRIEF: Counseling Services? Let?s Talk campaign

2019-01-22 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
Counseling Services is offering times throughout each month for students to learn more about how their program works and how students can get help. The program has been in talked about and tested out throughout the past year and has? Read Full Story ...

BRIEF: Despite initial proposal, former SIU president will not teach at SIUE campus

2019-01-22 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
For reasons unknown, former SIU president Randy Dunn will not be teaching at SIUE during the Spring 2019 semester, as per his separation agreement with the Board of Trustees, according to SIUE Marketing and Communications Executive Director Doug McIlhaga in? Read Full Story ...

BRIEF: BizJournal?s Elite 40 Under 40 will feature two SIUE alumni

2019-01-22 04:30:00 alestlelive.com
Lissa Johnson-Lewis and Ryan Perryman ? both graduates of SIUE ? were among those listed in the St. Louis Business Journal?s 40 Under 40 Class of 2019, an annual list that highlights up-and-coming professionals within the St. Louis Community. Read Full Story ...

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