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Man Found Guilty Of Rape And Kidnapping of Washington University Medical Student

Man Found Guilty Of Rape And Kidnapping of Washington University Medical Student

Author: Glenn Fuselier Published: November 30th 3:00 Am CST (KTRS)  St. Louis MO  A St. Louis man is convicted of rape, burglary and kidnapping after a jury found him guilty yesterday for the assault against a Washington University Medical student. Prosecutors say a shirtless 28-year-old Jared Hurst broke into to the woman’s home in the…

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Impact Of New Marijuana Law On Welfare Recipients Unclear

Impact Of New Marijuana Law On Welfare Recipients Unclear

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri voters have approved medical marijuana, but it remains unclear whether thousands of welfare recipients will lose benefits if they opt for it. The Missouri Department of Social Services told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the question remains under review, and offered no timeline for a decision. “The Department of…

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St. Louis Officers Accused Of Beating Undercover Colleague

St. Louis Officers Accused Of Beating Undercover Colleague

By JIM SALTER , Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three St. Louis police officers were indicted Thursday for allegedly beating an undercover colleague during a 2017 protest and, along with a fourth officer, conspiring to cover up the crime. The U.S. Department of Justice announced the indictments of Officers Dustin Boone, Randy Hays, Christopher…

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Classes Cancelled At UMSL Due To Water Outage

Classes Cancelled At UMSL Due To Water Outage

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Classes are cancelled at the University of Missouri’s St. Louis campus because of a water outage. The school said in a Facebook post that crews were working Thursday to make repairs. All classes and on-campus activities are canceled “until further notice.” The post also says that provisions are being made for…

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Woman Stabbed In Face Inside Family Dollar Dies; Person Charged

Woman Stabbed In Face Inside Family Dollar Dies; Person Charged

Author: Glenn Fuselier Published: November 29, 2018 12:51 AM CST (KTRS) St. Louis MO  A woman who was stabbed in the face while shopping at the Family Dollar on St. Charles Rock Road has died. Breckenridge Hills Police say 65-year-old Marybeth Gaeng was jumped by 34-year-old Cameka Cathey in the store Tuesday morning. Authorities say…

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