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Union Approves New Contract with Schnucks Supermarkets

Union Approves New Contract with Schnucks Supermarkets

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) The Local 655 approves a new 3-year-contract with Schnucks supermarkets. The United Food and Commercial Workers Union made the announcement Wednesday. The new contract preserved healthcare benefits, strengthened pensions, and raised wages for more than 5,500 Schnucks employees. UFCW Local 655 President David Cook said, “This is the best contract our…

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Judge orders Anheuser-Busch to halt ‘corn syrup’ labels

Judge orders Anheuser-Busch to halt ‘corn syrup’ labels

Big beer is still duking it out over corn syrup. A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Anheuser-Busch to stop using Bud Light packaging that implies rival brews made by MillerCoors contain corn syrup. The order extends an injunction issued in May that barred Anheuser-Busch from making those claims in television, billboard and print advertising. The…

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Police Say Black Man Was Shot When He Pointed Gun at Officer

Police Say Black Man Was Shot When He Pointed Gun at Officer

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A black man shot and killed by a police officer near a large shopping mall over the weekend had pointed his gun at a second officer at the time, a St. Louis County police spokesman said Tuesday. Sgt. Benjamin Granda told a news conference that Terry Tillman was killed by three…

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St. Louis County prosecutor seeks patience in shooting probe

St. Louis County prosecutor seeks patience in shooting probe

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell is asking for patience during the investigation of a fatal officer-involved shooting near a large shopping mall. A Richmond Heights, Missouri, police officer on Saturday killed 23-year-old Terry Tillman. The officer saw Tillman, who was black, inside the St. Louis Galleria carrying a gun.…

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St. Charles County Man Arrested on Gun Charge

St. Charles County Man Arrested on Gun Charge

O’Fallon, MO (KTRS) A St. Charles County man is in jail after he allegedly fired a gun following an altercation. 40-year-old Christopher Sauer of O’Fallon, Missouri has been charged with one count of unlawful use of a weapon. O’Fallon Police responded to a call at a residence in the 200 block of Oakhurst Circle Sunday…

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