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Funeral Arrangements Set for Slain Police Officer

Funeral Arrangements Set for Slain Police Officer

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) Funeral arrangements for an area police officer killed in the line of duty are set. Visitation will be from noon until 6 P.M. Sunday at Hoffmeister in St. Louis. The funeral is set for 10 A.M.Monday at the Cathedral Basilica, followed by burial at Resurrection Cemetery. Officer Michael Langsdorf, who was…

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Illinois becomes 11th state to allow recreational marijuana

Illinois becomes 11th state to allow recreational marijuana

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legalize small amounts of marijuana for recreational use and the second to approve it through the Legislature rather than the ballot box. Legalization in Illinois also means that nearly 800,000 people with…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Border Official Resigns Amid Uproar Over Migrant Children

Border Official Resigns Amid Uproar Over Migrant Children

HOUSTON, TX (AP) — The acting head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection resigned Tuesday amid an uproar over the discovery of migrant children being held in pitiful conditions at one of the agency’s stations in Texas. Acting Commissioner John Sanders’ departure deepened the sense of crisis and added to the rapid turnover inside the…

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Police Release More Than 1,000 Files From Smollett Probe

Police Release More Than 1,000 Files From Smollett Probe

CHICAGO, IL (AP) — Chicago police on Monday released more than 1,000 files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett’s claim he was attacked by two men, including video footage that for the first time shows the “Empire” actor with a thin, white rope wrapped around his neck that he told detectives was a noose. The…

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SPORTS NEWS

Blues sign Craig Berube to a 3-year contract extension

Blues sign Craig Berube to a 3-year contract extension

By The Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Blues signed coach Craig Berube to a three-year contract extension Tuesday after he led St. Louis to its first Stanley Cup championship in his first season in charge. The Blues were in last place at the start of the year, but Berube led them on an…

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Saint Louis FC Gets Late Goal to Advance in US Open Cup

Saint Louis FC Gets Late Goal to Advance in US Open Cup

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Saint Louis FC won 1-0 with a dramatic stoppage time winner over FC Cincinnati in front of 4,033 fans at World Wide Technology Soccer Park to advance to the Quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup. The lone goal was scored by club captain Sam Fink in the 93rd minute as he…

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LIFESTYLE NEWS

8 Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

8 Ways to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Sponsored Content Written by: Pier Alsup, American Eagle Credit Union, Chief Community Engagement Officer School’s out and summer is here! This means relaxing at the pool, festivals and traveling to far away destinations for vacations. And while we are basking in summer vacation luxuries, it is not the time to “relax” or take a vacation from…

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5 Steps to Creating an Emergency Fund

5 Steps to Creating an Emergency Fund

April is National Financial Literacy Month.  A month devoted to highlighting the importance of financial literacy and teaching Americans how to establish and maintain healthy financial habits.   Last week we covered buying and financing a new vehicle.   Today we are discussing EMERGENCY FUNDS. Emergency Fund = essential building block to a strong financial foundation. 5 Steps to Creating an…

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