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Funeral Arrangements Set For St. Louis Man Killed In Syrian Attack

Funeral Arrangements Set For St. Louis Man Killed In Syrian Attack

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The visitation is today for a former Navy Seal from St. Louis who was killed in Syria. Scott Wirtz was one of four Americans killed in a suicide bombing last month. The visitation will be held from noon until 8 p.m. at Ortmann Funeral Home in Creve Coeur. An additional visitation will…

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Michael Sam, Gay Player Drafted in NFL, to Speak at UNM

Michael Sam, Gay Player Drafted in NFL, to Speak at UNM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted in any major U.S. sport, is scheduled to speak at the University of New Mexico. The former University of Missouri football standout is slated to address student on Feb. 12, in Albuquerque. Sam is expected to tell students how to use…

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5 Die, 2 Hospitalized When Plane Parts Hit California House

5 Die, 2 Hospitalized When Plane Parts Hit California House

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — Five people died and two others were injured after a small plane apparently came apart, raining debris across a Southern California neighborhood and igniting a house fire before landing in a backyard, authorities said Sunday. The male pilot, who was the only person in the twin-engine plane, and four people…

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Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Killing St. Louis County Police Officer

Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Killing St. Louis County Police Officer

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  The trial will get underway Monday morning for the man accused of killing St. Louis County Police Officer Blake Snyder. Twenty-year-old Trenton Forster is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of the 33-year-old officer. Snyder was shot while responding to a disturbance call at a Green Park residence in…

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Silver Advisory Issued for Missing Fulton Man

Silver Advisory Issued for Missing Fulton Man

Fulton, MO (KTRS) A silver advisory is in effect for a missing Callaway County man. 89-year-old Clifford Charles Borgelt is from 3700 County Road 227 in Fulton Missouri. He went missing at around noon on Sunday. Borgelt is described as a white male, 5 foot 9 inches tall, 150 pounds with white hair, blue eyes,…

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