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Michael Brown’s family condemns shootings of NYC officers

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The family of Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, has released a statement condemning the ...
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US Rep. Smith asks Obama to preserve levee plan

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Congressman Jason Smith is pushing for the completion of a Missouri Bootheel region levee amid concerns that the project w...
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GM pickup production in Wentzville a boon for other plants

WENTZVILLE, Mo. (AP) — Production of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup trucks at the General Motors plant in Wentzville is providing an e...
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Missouri T-Mobile customers to share in settlement

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Missouri is getting more than a quarter-of-a-million dollars from T-Mobile after company was accused of charging customer...
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CDC: 5 dead from listeria infections from prepackaged caramel apples

WASHINGTON (AP) – Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states, incl...
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Governor Quinn names replacement comptroller

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has named his budget chief as a short-term replacement for late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka. Jerry Ster...
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Police use unique program to build trust with community

COTTLEVILLE, Mo. (AP) – A suburban St. Louis police chief says a policy that allows officers to give suspected drunk drivers rides home is a com...
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Illinois jobless rate drops to lowest level since 2008

CHICAGO (AP) – The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state’s unemployment rate fell in November to its lowest level sinc...
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Caterpillar sees Cuba relations as an opportunity

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) – Caterpillar Inc. sees President Barack Obama’s change in U.S. policy toward Cuba as a potential business opportunity. ...
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Flu cases rise in St. Charles County

St. Charles, MO (KTRS) – The number of flu cases in St. Charles is starting to spike. The Health Department states that there are 1,200 cases on...