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Pritzker Picks St. Clair County Prosecutor To Lead State Police

Pritzker Picks St. Clair County Prosecutor To Lead State Police

Springfield, MO  (KTRS)  The St. Clair County state’s attorney is in line to become head of the Illinois State Police. Governor Pritzker’s administration confirmed the nomination of Brendan Kelly for the position. Kelly ran for Congress in November, but lost to incumbent U.S. Representative Mike Bost. “There’s nothing more important for government” than justice and public safety.…

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Urban Prosecutors In Missouri Put End To Most Pot Cases

Urban Prosecutors In Missouri Put End To Most Pot Cases

By JIM SALTER , Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Recreational use of marijuana is illegal in Missouri, but for about one-third of the state’s residents, it’s a crime prosecutors won’t pursue. Over the past seven months, prosecutors in St. Louis city, Jackson County and most recently St. Louis County have all announced they will…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Trump’s Shutdown Proposal Faces Uncertain Fate In Senate

Trump’s Shutdown Proposal Faces Uncertain Fate In Senate

By JILL COLVIN and LISA MASCARO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s proposal to reopen the government, sweetened with immigration provisions that are aimed at mollifying Democrats but that have alienated some conservatives, is headed for Senate action, its prospects uncertain. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will try to muscle through the…

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MLK Holiday Offers Stage For Democratic Hopefuls

MLK Holiday Offers Stage For Democratic Hopefuls

By ELANA SCHOR and MEG KINNARD , Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As Americans commemorated Martin Luther King Jr., Democratic presidential hopefuls fanned out across the country to honor the civil rights leader and make themselves heard on the national stage. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., used the holiday to launch a presidential campaign that,…

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SPORTS NEWS

Tigers Pick up First SEC Win

Tigers Pick up First SEC Win

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball earned its first Southeastern Conference win on Saturday with a convincing 66-43 victory over Texas A&M. Mizzou held the Aggies to 26 percent shooting and outscored Texas A&M 28-10 in the paint as the Tigers improved to 10-6 on the season and 1-3 in league play. Head coach Cuonzo Martin’s…

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Mizzou Falls in Delayed SEC Road Opener

Mizzou Falls in Delayed SEC Road Opener

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball dropped its SEC road opener to South Carolina, 85-75, on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers fell to 9-5 (0-2) on the season. Mizzou shot 44.4 percent from the field and 43.5 percent from beyond the arc, but committed 20 turnovers in the loss. Freshman Javon Pickett led Mizzou with a…

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LIFESTYLE NEWS

Guy Phillip’s One Pan Chili Bowls Recipe for Game Day

Guy Phillip’s One Pan Chili Bowls Recipe for Game Day

Football playoffs are here! Food is a requirement for having an awesome football, fete, so Guy Phillips is sharing one of his favorite recipes that is perfect for playoff season: One Pan Chili. Start by toasting and simmering the rice, flavoring it with lime zest and juice to brighten it up. We then transferred it…

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7 Ways to Dial Back Stress for a Fresh Start in the New Year

7 Ways to Dial Back Stress for a Fresh Start in the New Year

Stress is linked to disorders and diseases including anxiety, depression, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease. A major cause is unresolved “trapped” emotions such as sadness, anger, and grief from difficult and traumatic experiences, Dr. Nelson says. “Most of the time we don’t recognize the connection that current experiences have with old traumas,” he says. “But if you’ve ever…

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