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5 pm news
Former sheriff's deputy charged with sex crimes2015-02-01 17:35:00 BND.com
A former Gasconade County Sheriff's Office deputy is charged with sex crimes after an investigation that started more than two years ago.Read Full Story ...
Body of decapitated man to be exhumed in Warren County2015-02-01 17:06:00 BND.com
Authorities plan to exhume a man's body that had its head and hands removed when it was found nearly 30 years ago along a rural highway in Warren County.Read Full Story ...
Suspect identified in Fairview Heights thefts2015-02-01 17:02:31 kmov.com
4 pm news
Midnight basketball program aims to decrease crime in East St. Louis2015-02-01 16:56:18 kmov.com
Conservation authorities investigate shooting of bald eagle2015-02-01 16:45:00 BND.com
Authorities say an immature bald eagle has been shot and killed in rural northwest Missouri.Read Full Story ...
St. Louis County police need help finding missing man with health issues2015-02-01 16:34:00 STLToday.com
Deputy sentenced for stealing pills from evidence2015-02-01 16:21:00 BND.com
A St. Joseph man has been sentenced to probation for stealing prescription pills and cash from the Caldwell County Sheriff's Department.Read Full Story ...
Warren Co. deputy on leave after fabricating shooting incident2015-02-01 16:16:35 kmov.com
3 pm news
St. Louis City and County open warming centers2015-02-01 15:28:51 kmov.com
Illinois governor urges against travel during storm2015-02-01 15:26:00 BND.com
Illinois' state agencies are on alert as a winter storm pummels much of the top half of the state.Read Full Story ...
Shorthanded Blues pull out 4-3 win over Capitals2015-02-01 15:13:00 STLToday.com
Report: Illinois paid over $1.8M for medical pot program2015-02-01 15:10:00 BND.com
A published report says Illinois' delayed medical marijuana program has already cost the state more than $1.8 million in startup costs.Read Full Story ...
Pacific man steals back his impounded vehicles with stolen tow truck2015-02-01 15:05:00 STLToday.com
Pacific man allegedly steals back his impounded vehicles with stolen tow truck2015-02-01 15:05:00 STLToday.com
2 pm news
Man dies after jon boat hits a rock on the Gasconade River2015-02-01 14:56:00 BND.com
A 57-year-old man has died after a jon boat struck a rock and sunk on the Gasconade River.Read Full Story ...
Obama proposing $478 billion public works program in budget2015-02-01 14:35:00 STLToday.com
Missouri Gov. Nixon's promises on preschool fall short2015-02-01 14:30:00 STLToday.com
Winter storm leads to flight delays in Kansas, Missouri2015-02-01 14:20:00 BND.com
Several dozen flights have been canceled or delayed at the largest airports in Kansas and Missouri as a winter storm blankets a large swath of the country's midsection.Read Full Story ...
1 pm news
Pacific man steals wrecker, takes police on chase2015-02-01 13:49:02 kmov.com
Slow-moving winter storm hits parts of Kansas, Missouri2015-02-01 13:45:00 BND.com
Parts of northern Missouri and northeast Kansas are digging out from a winter storm.Read Full Story ...
Power outages reported during Chicago area storm2015-02-01 13:45:00 BND.com
Thousands of Illinoisans are without power as a winter storm is pelting the region.Read Full Story ...
Baby born on Utah roadside as mom goes into labor while driving2015-02-01 13:09:00 STLToday.com
Huckabee compares being gay to using alcohol, profanity2015-02-01 13:06:00 STLToday.com
12 pm news
NIU student group presses for underage access to bars2015-02-01 12:56:00 BND.com
Some students at Northern Illinois University are pressing for lowering the age in which students can access taverns in the college town, and they're researching the matter in hopes of…Read Full Story ...
Former majorette remembers Super Bowl V performance2015-02-01 12:41:00 BND.com
Believe it or not, there was a time before the Super Bowl became supreme overlord of the sporting universe.Read Full Story ...
Overturned tanker forces closure of central Illinois freeway2015-02-01 12:36:00 BND.com
A stretch of Interstate 57 in central Illinois near Champaign is closed after a tanker truck carrying a chemical used in making shampoo overturned.Read Full Story ...
Edwardsville’s Rujawitz picks Drake, plus more area football commitments2015-02-01 12:26:00 BND.com
On Super Bowl Sunday, a day where much of America pays at least some attention to football, Edwardsville High all-state linebacker Zac Rujawitz figured it was time to make his…Read Full Story ...
Tanker truck overturns, shutting down I-57 in Illinois2015-02-01 12:13:36 kmov.com
11 am news
Fact Check: Rauner arguments for reform don't all add up2015-02-01 11:50:00 BND.com
Gov. Bruce Rauner has been previewing his legislative priorities in advance of his first State of the State address.Read Full Story ...
Chicago area attractions close because of weather2015-02-01 11:45:00 BND.com
The blizzard conditions in Chicago are leading to some closures.Read Full Story ...
Judge: Quincy man accused in beating death mentally fit2015-02-01 11:11:00 BND.com
A western Illinois judge has concluded that a Quincy man charged with first-degree murder is mentally fit.Read Full Story ...
10 am news
Weather won't stop some Chicago Super Bowl parties2015-02-01 10:50:00 BND.com
Managers of some Chicago bars and taverns hosting Super Bowl parties say they won't let the wintry weather spoil their plans.Read Full Story ...
Winter blizzard cancels 1,000 Chicago flights2015-02-01 10:46:00 BND.com
The blast of wintry weather has canceled more than 1,000 flights out of both of Chicago's airports.Read Full Story ...
New Mexico toddler wounds both parents with 1 shot from handgun2015-02-01 10:38:00 STLToday.com
Kansas City opens center for science, engineering students2015-02-01 10:15:00 BND.com
A new center that hopes to eventually provide resources for science and engineering students throughout the Kansas City region is now open.Read Full Story ...
Superbowl Sunday to remain gloomy and wet; possible ice on the roads Monday2015-02-01 10:14:00 STLToday.com
Super Bowl Sunday gloomy and wet; possible ice on roads Monday2015-02-01 10:14:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis gets a pass on the blizzard, but not on the flight delays2015-02-01 10:14:00 STLToday.com
EXCHANGE: Champaign man has world view of business2015-02-01 10:01:00 BND.com
Peter Miller is only 29, but already he has had business dealings in Ukraine, Romania and Ethiopia and held two jobs in Jerusalem.Read Full Story ...
9 am news
Self-styled 'seer' faces murder trial for death he foretold2015-02-01 09:55:00 BND.com
The leader of a Kansas commune that prosecutors say lived off of insurance payouts following the deaths of group members is set to stand trial for murder in the 2003…Read Full Story ...
Autopsies set for 2 bodies found in southern Illinois home2015-02-01 09:40:00 BND.com
Autopsies are planned on two people whose bodies were found in a rural home in southwestern Illinois' Williamson County.Read Full Story ...
Man accused of causing wreck during freeway confrontation2015-02-01 09:30:10 kmov.com
Man gets 40 years for wounding officer during traffic stop2015-02-01 09:01:00 BND.com
A southwestern Illinois man who shot and wounded a Fairview Heights police officer during a 2012 traffic stop has been ordered to spend four decades in prison.Read Full Story ...
5 am news
Prison for 19-year-old involved in police standoff2015-02-01 05:45:26 kmov.com
Book events for week of Feb. 12015-02-01 05:00:00 STLToday.com
4 am news
Icy, snowy roads loom for Super Bowl travelers2015-02-01 04:10:00 BND.com
Illinois State Police officials are urging travelers to be extremely cautious as they make their way to Super Bowl parties in what could be a heavy winter storm.Read Full Story ...
Chicago mayor monitors winter storm preparations2015-02-01 04:05:00 BND.com
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says city crews are prepared to keep streets plowed and passable in the face of a widespread winter storm.Read Full Story ...
2 am news
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Storm crawls into Midwest, threatens Northeast2015-02-01 02:15:00 BND.com
A storm that gathered steam over the southern Rockies moved into the Midwest early Sunday and is expected to dump more than a foot of snow as it moves toward…Read Full Story ...
12 am news
An election junkie strives to right a troubled St. Louis County voting system2015-02-01 00:15:00 STLToday.com
World Wide Technology co-founder honored for charity, investment2015-02-01 00:02:00 STLToday.com
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