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St. Louis Not On Amazon’s Finalists List HQ2

St. Louis Not On Amazon’s Finalists List HQ2

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is narrowing the list of cities under consideration for its second headquarters to 20, with St. Louis not making that list. Amazon, based in Seattle, plans to invest $5 billion in the new headquarters and could employ as many as 50,000 people in and around the city it chooses. Cities…

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Boil Order Issued In Metro-East, Resulting In School Closings

Boil Order Issued In Metro-East, Resulting In School Closings

East St. Louis, IL  (KTRS)  Dozens of communities in the metro-east are under a boil order. Illinois American Water reports this is a result of a temporary drop in water pressure.Customers should bring their water to a rolling boil for 5 minutes before using for drinking or cooking. Water is okay for bathing, washing, and…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Grandparents Shocked By Reports Of 13 Starved Grandchildren

Grandparents Shocked By Reports Of 13 Starved Grandchildren

By BRIAN MELLEY and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son’s family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago. “They were just like any ordinary family,” said Betty Turpin, the 81-year-old mother of David Turpin. “And they had such…

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WH Involvement In Bannon Testimony Shows ‘Privilege’ Dispute

WH Involvement In Bannon Testimony Shows ‘Privilege’ Dispute

By TOM LoBIANCO, ZEKE MILLER and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s White House is relying on a sweeping interpretation of executive privilege that is rankling members of Congress on both sides of the aisle as current and former advisers parade to Capitol Hill for questioning about possible connections with Russia. The…

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SPORTS NEWS

Mistakes Doom Tigers in Texas Bowl

Mistakes Doom Tigers in Texas Bowl

HOUSTON (AP) – Freshman running back Daniel Young had 64 yards receiving with a touchdown and added 48 yards on the ground to help Texas beat Missouri 33-16 in the Texas Bowl on Wednesday night. The Longhorns (7-6), in a bowl for the first time since 2014, bounced back from a loss to Texas Tech…

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Preds Have Blues Number Again in St. Louis

Preds Have Blues Number Again in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne loves playing against the St. Louis Blues. Calle Jarnkrok scored his second goal in two games and Rinne made 29 saves as the Predators beat the Blues 2-1 on Wednesday night, snapping their season-high three-game losing streak. “I don’t want to jinx anything,” Rinne said. “I…

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