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11 pm news

Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage over detention policy

2018-06-18 23:30:00 STLToday.com
The audio surfaced as politicians and advocates flocked to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit U.S. immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the Trump administration. Read Full Story ...

If streetlights and cars could talk: Firms demonstrate 'smart infrastructure' tech in downtown St. Louis

2018-06-18 23:15:00 STLToday.com
The developers, Labyrinth Technologies and Electric Cab of North America, show off what they say could be an important step in building the sort of infrastructure that would make for a smart city. Read Full Story ...

Altherr?s descending liner eludes Cards' Ozuna, drives in tying, winning runs for Phillies

2018-06-18 23:00:00 STLToday.com
Ozuna?s decision to dive was one of two choices in the 10th that shaped a sudden loss out of a game the Cardinals were fortunate to be in. Read Full Story ...

10 pm news



Collinsville man allegedly murdered man he knew, suspect in custody

2018-06-18 22:30:00 STLToday.com
Police said the suspect lived on the same street where the crime was committed. Read Full Story ...

Collinsville man allegedly murdered man he knew

2018-06-18 22:30:00 STLToday.com
Police said the suspect lived on the same street where the crime was committed. Read Full Story ...

8 pm news



Better Business Bureau warns of complaints about Rural King

2018-06-18 20:30:00 STLToday.com
John Leonauskas, vice president of marketing for Rural King, said via email that customer service is the first priority of Rural King and that the company sent a May 8 letter to the BBB about its efforts to resolve any? Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



Mizzou All-American Stevens retires from swimming

2018-06-18 19:00:00 STLToday.com
Stevens represented Team USA at World Championships in Budapest last summer. Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



SIU board will meet Thursday to consider putting president on leave

2018-06-18 18:45:00 STLToday.com
The board will also consider the release of documents that trustees say prompted their call for the meeting that could lead to Randy Dunn's ouster. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



Theater artists here for conference protest 'Jerome Robbins' Broadway' at the Muny

2018-06-18 17:49:00 STLToday.com
Theater acknowledges insensitivity in casting a white performer as Tuptim Read Full Story ...

Wildwood man sexually abused two girls in his neighborhood, St. Louis County Police say

2018-06-18 17:15:00 STLToday.com
Jason Lawson, 51, faces three counts of statutory sodomy in the first degree and one count of statutory rape in the first degree, according to police. The St. Louis County Police Department asks anyone who believes they have been victimized? Read Full Story ...

Blunt: Separating families at border 'does not meet the standard of who we are'

2018-06-18 17:15:00 STLToday.com
Hawley says 'nobody wants to see children and parents separated, just like no one should want to see illegal drugs and gangs pouring across our borders' Read Full Story ...

BOT meeting scheduled to decide Dunn?s future, offers public comment opportunities

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2018-06-18 17:00:00 alestlelive.com
Today, the Board of Trustees announced a special board meeting will be held 10 a.m. Thursday in the Evergreen Hall Multi-Purpose Room 285. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Wells Fargo to restructure wealth management business, report says

2018-06-18 16:56:00 STLToday.com
The bank had said in March it was examining its wealth and investment management division for possible customer abuse. Read Full Story ...

'Eating machines:' Black bears nose into St. Louis area, sparking intrigue ? and precautions

2018-06-18 16:45:00 STLToday.com
"We do tend to see some spikes in bear reports during this time of year, which is basically spring," said Joe Jerek, spokesman for the Missouri Department of Conservation. Read Full Story ...

Florissant man charged in two killings deemed mentally unfit for trial

2018-06-18 16:43:00 STLToday.com
Peter Chafin confessed to unsolved St. Louis homicide while telling police he strangled his wife, police say. Read Full Story ...

Trump tariffs are buzzkill for U.S. beer giant as costs jump

2018-06-18 16:33:00 STLToday.com
Local craft brewers too are moving away from bottles and more toward cans. Read Full Story ...

Kelly Chase to leave Blues' radio booth

2018-06-18 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Kelly Chase, whose popularity among Blues fans moved from the ice to the radio broadcast booth, is giving up his broadcasting duties but will stay connected to the team in a business role. Read Full Story ...

Prosecutors drop felony theft charge against ex-St. Louis County police lieutenant

2018-06-18 16:20:00 STLToday.com
Norman Campbell had been accused of doing private security work on department time. Read Full Story ...

Driver who crashed into Florissant police car charged with persistent DWI

2018-06-18 16:15:00 STLToday.com
A Bridgeton man was arrested and charged with DWI after crashing into a police car. Read Full Story ...

Unilever's plan to combat the 'dark side' of social media advertising

2018-06-18 16:13:00 STLToday.com
The consumer goods colossus Unilever, which is a force in global advertising, has taken a stand against the use of social media "influencers." Read Full Story ...

Blunt says Trump administration policy of separating families at border 'does not meet the standard of who we are'

2018-06-18 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Hawley says 'nobody wants to see children and parents separated, just like no one should want to see illegal drugs and gangs pouring across our borders' Read Full Story ...

Police searching for man behind 3 robberies in Central West End, DeBaliviere Place in last week

2018-06-18 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Police believe one man is behind three robberies in the Central West End and DeBaliviere Place this week. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Federal report: Coldwater Creek contamination may raise the risk of cancer in north St. Louis County residents

2018-06-18 14:40:00 STLToday.com
Exposure to the radiological contaminants that polluted the creek could raise the risks of bone cancer, lung cancer and leukemia. Read Full Story ...

New father Jose Martienz joins returns to Cardinals, starts vs. Phillies

2018-06-18 14:28:00 STLToday.com
PHILADELPHIA ? Four days after he jetted down to Venezuela to be present for the birth of his daughter, Jose Martinez returned to the United States on Sunday night and he's in the lineup Monday. Read Full Story ...

New father Jose Martinez returns to Cardinals, starts vs. Phillies

2018-06-18 14:28:00 STLToday.com
PHILADELPHIA ? Four days after he jetted down to Venezuela to be present for the birth of his daughter, Jose Martinez returned to the United States on Sunday night and he's in the lineup Monday. Read Full Story ...

9-year-old girl grazed by bullet in St. Louis shooting

2018-06-18 14:23:00 STLToday.com
A man was also injured in the shooting. Read Full Story ...

Missouri's low marks in safety hurt road-trip potential

2018-06-18 14:15:00 STLToday.com
State ranks high for low costs, about average for attractions Read Full Story ...

Even a steak chalupa Eric Greitens ordered last year drew scrutiny from AG Hawley

2018-06-18 14:15:00 STLToday.com
"This might be the first bill that has ever been signed in a Lyft car, with a chalupa," Greitens told his Lyft driver in April 2017. Read Full Story ...

Even a steak chalupa then-Gov. Eric Greitens ordered last year drew scrutiny from Missouri AG

2018-06-18 14:15:00 STLToday.com
"This might be the first bill that has ever been signed in a Lyft car, with a chalupa," Greitens told his Lyft driver in April 2017. Read Full Story ...

RBRM with New Edition's Ronnie DeVoe, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell and Michael Bivins playing Chaifetz Arena

2018-06-18 14:11:00 STLToday.com
RBRM, the New Edition offshoot act made up of Ronnie DeVoe, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell and Michael Bivins, are at Chaifetz Arena with a show on Sept. 16. The lineup is essentially Bell Biv DeVoe (BBD) with the addition of? Read Full Story ...

Inmate dies after collapsing at St. Louis jail

2018-06-18 14:04:00 STLToday.com
He died of cardiac arrest; authorities are investigating. Read Full Story ...

Police ID victim in Baden shooting, but few other details released

2018-06-18 14:00:00 STLToday.com
A 55-year-old man was found dead in the 7900 block of Church Road Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Parson names Jefferson City senator as lieutenant governor

2018-06-18 13:45:00 STLToday.com
Senate Floor Majority Leader Mike Kehoe, R-Jefferson City, is Missouri's 58th Lieutenant Governor. Read Full Story ...

Primate facility near Festus offers to give up chimps to settle PETA lawsuit over conditions

2018-06-18 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Festus chimp facility offers to settle a PETA lawsuit by sending primates to wildlife sanctuaries. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Jon Hamm and Jimmy Kimmel scarf Ted Drewes on national TV

2018-06-18 12:45:00 STLToday.com
After bashing Imo's in 2013, Kimmel finds concretes 'so good' Read Full Story ...

Beck heading to the Fox Theatre

2018-06-18 12:42:00 STLToday.com
Beck will perform at the Fox Theatre with a concert on Sept. 16; show time is at 7:30 p.m. Read Full Story ...

Man charged in downtown St. Louis carjacking that left party bus owner in ICU

2018-06-18 12:30:00 STLToday.com
Maplewood man used pepper spray on two women, stole a truck and then hit two witnesses, charges say. Read Full Story ...

I tried one of IHOP's new Steakburgers, and something's missing

2018-06-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
What arrives at the table is not a steakhouse burger at all but a griddle burger, the same type that you find at Five Guys Read Full Story ...

Brian Wilson coming to the Family Arena

2018-06-18 12:15:00 STLToday.com
Brian Wilson presents ?Greatest Hits Live? coming to the Family Arena with a show on Nov. 15. Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin are also on the bill. Read Full Story ...

Police identify 26-year-old shot to death in St. Louis' Hyde Park neighborhood

2018-06-18 12:10:00 STLToday.com
The shooting marks the first homicide in Hyde Park so far this year. Read Full Story ...

Monsanto squares off with man dying of cancer in Roundup trial

2018-06-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
The outcome won't be binding on any of the thousands of plaintiffs in St. Louis making similar claims, or for the approximately 300 cases before a federal judge in San Francisco. Read Full Story ...

Victim in College Hill homicide identified as 29-year-old St. Louis man

2018-06-18 12:00:00 STLToday.com
The shooting was the third homicide in the College Hill neighborhood so far this year. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Ortiz: Cardinals might need to cut their losses

2018-06-18 11:34:00 STLToday.com
As much as some Cardinals fans might hate to hear it, John Mozeliak is correct when he says it?s too early for the men with the two birds on the bat logo to panic. Read Full Story ...

Mozeliak on the Cardinals: 'It's premature to hit the panic button ... we have a good team'

2018-06-18 11:30:00 STLToday.com
The last couple of weeks of Cardinals baseball have been somewhat less than scintillating, but president of baseball operations John Mozeliak is willing to be patient, for at least a little while longer. Nothing is going to be blown up.? Read Full Story ...

Union Station owner plans candy emporium to replace Hard Rock Cafe

2018-06-18 11:25:00 STLToday.com
LHM CEO Bob O?Loughlin said the developer will work to reconfigure the existing 10,000-square-foot building once Hard Rock closes in August. Read Full Story ...

Kate Spade's funeral to be held in birthplace of Kansas City

2018-06-18 11:20:00 STLToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) ? A funeral will be held for fashion designer Kate Spade this week in Kansas City, where she was born. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



BenFred: Time to find out if Holland played the Cards

2018-06-18 10:55:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals reliever said he found something during his short rehab stint in the minors, but the numbers don't suggest that. Read Full Story ...

Former US players not cool with Donovan championing Mexico

2018-06-18 10:45:00 STLToday.com
Chime in on the comments to let readers know how you feel about Donovan's support (and the Wells Fargo advertisement). Read Full Story ...

Elvis Costello & the Imposters coming to Peabody Opera House

2018-06-18 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Elvis Costello & the Imposters are heading to Peabody Opera House with a show on Nov. 21. The tour is ?Look Now and Then...It?s Elvis Costello & the Imposters.? Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Parson expected to name Jefferson City senator as lieutenant governor

2018-06-18 09:49:00 STLToday.com
Senate Floor Majority Leader Mike Kehoe, R-Jefferson City, would be Missouri's 58th Lieutenant Governor. Read Full Story ...

In Lake Saint Louis, A home-stager brings 'rustic glam' to her own house

2018-06-18 09:45:00 STLToday.com
Just because a home belongs to a decorator and real estate agent, that doesn?t mean it?s always picture-perfect. But Mandy Shields? house is. Read Full Story ...

'Mason & Remy' back on the air in STL, joining up with WIL

2018-06-18 09:30:00 STLToday.com
'Stacey & Jonah' team moving July 9 to adult hits 'The Arch' Read Full Story ...

Jason Mraz bringing acoustic tour to Peabody Opera House

2018-06-18 09:12:00 STLToday.com
Jason Mraz?s ?Live in Stereo? tour featuring his longtime percussionist Toca Rivera comes to Peabody Opera House on Dec. 9. Read Full Story ...

Nas added to Ms. Lauryn Hill's concert at Chaifetz Arena

2018-06-18 09:00:00 STLToday.com
Nas has been added to Ms. Lauryn Hill?s ?The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour? taking place Oct. 5 at Chaifetz Arena. Nas just released his new album ?Nasir.? Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he said at graduation blew them away.

2018-06-18 08:55:00 STLToday.com
The teen's message for classmates: follow your own hopes and dreams, and don't stay on a path that doesn't feel true. Read Full Story ...

Autistic boy's Texas classmates had never heard him speak. What he said at graduation blew them away.

2018-06-18 08:55:00 STLToday.com
The teen's message for classmates: follow your own hopes and dreams, and don't stay on a path that doesn't feel true. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Rent-A-Center to be taken private in a deal valued at $1.37 billion

2018-06-18 07:51:00 STLToday.com
The Plano, Texas-based company has been under pressure from activist investors Engaged Capital and Marcato Capital to sell itself. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis business owners among EY's entrepreneur of the year award winners

2018-06-18 07:28:00 STLToday.com
The three are now eligible to win EY's national entrepreneurial of the year awards, which will be announced in November. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



1 dead, 2 injured in gunfight outside Midtown St. Louis bar

2018-06-18 06:45:00 STLToday.com
Shooting occurred in the 3000 block of Olive Street just before midnight Sunday Read Full Story ...

Head of Volkswagon's Audi arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

2018-06-18 06:41:00 STLToday.com
News of the arrest comes as Volkswagen's new group CEO Herbert Diess is trying to introduce a new leadership structure to speed up a shift towards electric vehicles in the wake of its "dieselgate" troubles. Read Full Story ...

Man on scooter killed in crash in Franklin County

2018-06-18 06:40:00 STLToday.com
The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the victim as Nicholas J. Indelicato, 37. Read Full Story ...

Three people shot, one dead outside St. Louis bar

2018-06-18 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Shooting occurred in the 3000 block of Olive Street just before midnight Sunday Read Full Story ...

William Shatner captains bitcoin mining farm in Illinois

2018-06-18 06:01:00 STLToday.com
The former Star Trek actor is the spokesman for the alternative energy developer Solar Alliance. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Three people shot, one dead in St. Louis

2018-06-18 00:45:00 STLToday.com
Shooting occurred in the 3000 block of Olive Street just before midnight Sunday Read Full Story ...

Six people shot, one dead in St. Louis

2018-06-18 00:20:00 STLToday.com
Shooting occurred in the 3000 block of Olive Street just before midnight Sunday Read Full Story ...

Molina ties a major-league record in Cardinals win

2018-06-18 00:13:00 STLToday.com
Molina tied Gabby Hartnett for most games caught for one team. Read Full Story ...

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