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Ripley’s Duck Boat Companies Looking For Legal Loopholes

Ripley’s Duck Boat Companies Looking For Legal Loopholes

(Associated Press) Companies facing multiple lawsuits over a summer tourist boat accident in Missouri that killed 17 people are invoking an 1851 law that allows vessel owners to try to avoid or limit legal damages. But the companies also say they’re seeking settlement negotiations with victims’ family members. Attorneys for Ripley Entertainment Inc., and Missouri-based…

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Democrats Call On Hawley To Drop Appeal In Voter ID Case

Democrats Call On Hawley To Drop Appeal In Voter ID Case

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Democrats are calling on Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley to drop an appeal of a ruling that struck down parts of Missouri’s voter photo ID law. U.S. Rep. Lacy Clay in a Monday statement said Hawley is appealing to “suppress the vote of minorities, the disabled and the rural poor…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Mega Millions $654M Is Nation’s 4th-Largest

Mega Millions $654M Is Nation’s 4th-Largest

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The fourth-largest lottery prize in U.S. history will be on the line as numbers are drawn for the Mega Millions game’s $654 million jackpot. The grand prize for Tuesday night’s drawing has grown so enormous because no one has won the jackpot since July 24. Although the jackpot is massive, the odds…

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Families Search For The Missing In The Hurricane’s Aftermath

Families Search For The Missing In The Hurricane’s Aftermath

By RUSS BYNUM and KELLI KENNEDY , Associated Press PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Joanne Garone Behnke has replayed every possible scenario in her mind a hundred times. Maybe her 79-year-old aunt sought shelter at the sturdy condo nearby that withstood Hurricane Michael’s devastating winds. Maybe she was rescued and is lying in a hospital…

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SPORTS NEWS

Mizzou Faces Critical Second Half Stretch to Season

Mizzou Faces Critical Second Half Stretch to Season

By: Sammy Stava @StavaOnSTL After the first six weeks of the 2018 season, the Missouri Tigers currently sit at 3-3 (0-3 SEC), and being realistic, that’s what almost everybody thought they would be at this point, with the exception of one game. So far, Missouri has done almost everything they have needed to do, taking…

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Saint Louis FC Clinches Playoff Berth with 0-0 Draw

Saint Louis FC Clinches Playoff Berth with 0-0 Draw

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Saint Louis FC drew 0-0 against OKC Energy FC in front of a sell-out and franchise record 6,018 fans at Toyota Stadium in Match 34 and the season finale of the 2018 USL Regular Season.  The draw guarantees Saint Louis FC has made the USL Cup Playoffs for the first time…

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LIFESTYLE NEWS

How Parents Can Turn the Holiday Haul into a Teachable, Healthy Moment

How Parents Can Turn the Holiday Haul into a Teachable, Healthy Moment

Consumers will spend about $2.6 billion in Halloween candy this fall says a recent National Retail Federation survey – but $2.6 billion in Halloween candy will not be eaten. That’s because parents play their annual game of keep-away with children, trying to temper holiday excitement with health concerns as several pounds of assorted sweets suddenly plop onto…

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6 Ways to Beat Stress for the Holidays and Yearlong

6 Ways to Beat Stress for the Holidays and Yearlong

Did you know that November 1st is International Stress Awareness Day? Stress affects everyone, damaging our health and relationships.  Dr. Bradley Nelson, veteran holistic physician and bestselling author of “The Emotion Code, is sharing six tips for reducing stress in your life, that can help you during the holidays and all year long: 1. Plan ahead and…

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