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11 pm news

3 SLU basketball players suspended, 1 expelled after sexual assault investigation

2018-01-19 23:10:00 STLToday.com
Attorney Scott Rosenblum said that his clients, whom he declined to identify, have been suspended for 18 months to two years. The fourth player, whom he does not represent, was expelled, Rosenblum said. Read Full Story ...

9 pm news



CNN: FBI has opened inquiry into Greitens

2018-01-19 21:27:00 STLToday.com
James Bennett, Greitens' lawyer, told CNN on Friday that the governor "has not been contacted at any time by the FBI, and we are not aware of any interest by the FBI in this personal matter that took place years? Read Full Story ...

7 pm news



Among votes of past week, Clay votes to proceed with Trump impeachment

2018-01-19 19:00:00 STLToday.com
Measure gets 66 votes, fails badly in House Read Full Story ...

6 pm news



Police find woman dead, man wounded and armed at apartment in St. Louis

2018-01-19 18:45:00 STLToday.com
The officers were answering a report of shots fired in the 7400 block of Gravois Avenue just before 5:30 p.m. when they found the victims. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis Police find woman dead, armed man wounded in apartment in apparent murder-suicide attempt

2018-01-19 18:45:00 STLToday.com
Police said there were no signs of forced entry into the secure door to the apartment building in the 7400 block of Gravois Avenue where the victims, who lived together there, were found. Read Full Story ...

Former Hazelwood Central coach files lawsuit alleging racial, age discrimination by district

2018-01-19 18:28:00 STLToday.com
John Pukala has previously alleged that the principal of Hazelwood Central High School was stealing money, and that he was punished for reporting her. Read Full Story ...

Grichuk surprised by trade to Toronto

2018-01-19 18:16:00 STLToday.com
Outfielder had lost his regular job with the Cardinals, who receive righthander Dominic Leone ? one of the AL's top set-up relievers in 2017 ? and Double-A righthander Conner Greene. Read Full Story ...

5 pm news



St. Louis Police identify man found fatally shot after car crash

2018-01-19 17:34:00 STLToday.com
The 26-year-old was found in the driver's seat of a gold Hyundai Sante Fe in the 3300 block of Franklin Avenue about 1:30 p.m. The Hyundai had struck a parked and empty Chevrolet Impala. Read Full Story ...

US flu season gets worse, has 'lot more steam' than expected

2018-01-19 17:16:00 STLToday.com
Flu season in the U.S. is getting worse. Last week, U.S. health officials said there was a good chance the flu season was already peaking. But the newest flu numbers out Friday show it grew even more intense. One health? Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Experts: Shackled children face long road to recovery

2018-01-19 16:38:00 STLToday.com
Psychological experts say 13 children rescued from what was described as nothing less than a torture chamber will have years of therapy ahead as they learn to live in a world that, until a week ago, they never really knew? Read Full Story ...

3 SLU basketball players suspended, 1 expelled after sexual assault investigation, lawyer says

2018-01-19 16:30:00 STLToday.com
Attorney Scott Rosenblum said that his clients, whom he declined to identify, have been suspended for 18 months to two years. The fourth player, whom he does not represent, was expelled, Rosenblum said. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis man gets 12 years for robbery of Missouri lawmaker and Christmas carjacking

2018-01-19 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Tavion Regans, 21, pleaded guilty in November to charges in two separate incidents. Read Full Story ...

Former St. Louis VA shop foreman gets 20 months for kickback scheme

2018-01-19 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Four former employees or contractors have been accused of a kickback scheme involving about $270,000 in contracts. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Cardinals trade Grichuk to Toronto for two young pitchers

2018-01-19 15:57:00 STLToday.com
Outfielder Randal Grichuk had lost his regular job with the Cardinals, who receive righthander Dominic Leone ? one of the AL's top set-up relievers in 2017 ? and Double-A righthander Conner Greene from the Blue Jays. Read Full Story ...

Police looking for gunman who robbed McDonald's in south St. Louis

2018-01-19 15:45:00 STLToday.com
The man got away with money from a safe, police said. Read Full Story ...

Three critically injured in single-vehicle crash in St. Clair County

2018-01-19 15:45:00 STLToday.com
A passenger was ejected when the car rolled over several times. Read Full Story ...

The buzz in Maryland Heights: Residents can now have beehives

2018-01-19 15:44:00 STLToday.com
'We are taking a look at the entire animal control operation, since we began sharing an officer with Bridgeton, and thought beekeeping should go in with a modern approach,' Councilman Ed Dirck said. Read Full Story ...

In Shutdown City, the blame game is never-ending

2018-01-19 15:30:00 STLToday.com
Republicans, Democrats point political fingers as the clock leads toward midnight Read Full Story ...

He killed 9-year-old Jamyla Bolden the same day his son was born. Now he's going to prison for 22 years.

2018-01-19 15:25:00 STLToday.com
The 9-year-old girl was laying on a bed doing homework when she was shot. Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



3 SLU basketball players suspended, 1 expelled after sexual misconduct investigation, lawyer says

2018-01-19 14:50:00 STLToday.com
Attorney Scott Rosenblum said that his clients, whom he declined to identify, have been suspended for 18 months to two years. The fourth player, whom he does not represent, was expelled, Rosenblum said. Read Full Story ...

SIUE?s Olivares Earns Scholarship from ILLCF

2018-01-19 14:50:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville junior psychology major Stephanie Olivares, of Highland, has been awarded $2,000 from the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation (ILLCF). According to the ILLCF, scholarships are presented to ?deserving young people of good character and high academic achievement ? to help them... Read Full Story ...

Pesticide buffer zones crop up in other states but none in Midwest

2018-01-19 14:15:00 STLToday.com
California has become the latest state to impose buffer zones to protect children. Read Full Story ...

Missourians who gathered for anti-abortion rally feel like Washington is moving their way

2018-01-19 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Annual March for Life in DC draws scores of Missourians Read Full Story ...

Messenger: Hawley makes Sunshine splash while defending state secrecy in another case

2018-01-19 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Attorney general sues St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger over Sunshine Law violations. Read Full Story ...

Tiana Clark Joins SIUE Faculty for MFA in Creative Writing

2018-01-19 14:00:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has added poet Tiana Clark to its faculty as it introduces a master?s of fine arts in creative writing beginning fall 2018. The MFA in creative writing is offered by the Department of English Language and Literature in SIUE?s College of Arts and... Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



St. Louis aldermen call for transparency as city considers privatization of Lambert

2018-01-19 13:00:00 STLToday.com
The mayor's office says the process is still in early stages, with more opportunities for public input to come. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



BenFred: Readers share their Stan Musial stories on 5th anniversary of his death

2018-01-19 12:50:00 STLToday.com
Prompted to share their Stan Musial stories, Post-Dispatch readers delivered. Read Full Story ...

He shot into a Ferguson home and killed Jamyla Bolden, 9. Now he's going to prison for 22 years

2018-01-19 12:45:00 STLToday.com
The 9-year-old girl was laying on a bed doing homework when she was shot. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Trump, Schumer to meet as Dems, GOP trade pre-shutdown blame

2018-01-19 11:30:00 STLToday.com
As a shutdown loomed, the White House said Friday that President Donald Trump would not leave for a planned weekend in Florida unless a funding bill passes. Read Full Story ...

Town and Country police release surveillance photos of suspected thieves

2018-01-19 11:28:00 STLToday.com
Stolen credit cards were being used an hour later in Kirkwood. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Alumnus Promoted to Major/Deputy Chief of EPD

2018-01-19 11:25:00 SIUE.edu
SIUE alumnus Lt. Mike Fillback has been appointed to the rank of Major/Deputy Chief at the Edwardsville Police Department. Fillback earned a bachelor?s in business administration/finance from the SIUE School of Business in 1996 and is currently pursuing a master?s in public administration and policy analysis at the... Read Full Story ...

Blame begins as both parties point finger with government shutdown looming

2018-01-19 11:15:00 STLToday.com
As a shutdown loomed, the White House said Friday that President Donald Trump would not leave for a planned weekend in Florida unless a funding bill passes. Read Full Story ...

SIUE Friends of Art 41st Annual Auction March 16

2018-01-19 11:15:00 SIUE.edu
The Friends of Art along with the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Department of Art and Design will host their 4lst annual Art Auction at 7 p.m. Friday, March 16. The auction will be held in the Art West Gallery located in the Art and Design West building on the SIUE campus. The 2018 auction will offer original artworks donated by... Read Full Story ...

Farmington woman killed in head-on crash

2018-01-19 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Gwendolynn B. McDaniel, 24, died at the scene of the Wednesday crash. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



SLU gives decision in Title IX case to both parties, won't comment further

2018-01-19 09:50:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis University said in a statement this morning that both parties in the school's Title IX investigation have been informed of the findings and decisions made by the hearing officer regarding allegations of sexual assault from September. Read Full Story ...

No comment from SLU as decision is reached in Title IX probe

2018-01-19 09:50:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis University said in a statement this morning that both parties in the school's Title IX investigation have been informed of the findings and decisions made by the hearing officer regarding allegations of sexual assault from September. Read Full Story ...

SLU says Title IX process 'not complete' as both sides receive findings in sexual assault probe

2018-01-19 09:50:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis University said in a statement this morning that both parties in the school's Title IX investigation have been informed of the findings and decisions made by the hearing officer regarding allegations of sexual assault from September. Read Full Story ...

Greitens campaign operation is sharing space with dark money group

2018-01-19 09:00:00 STLToday.com
Enmeshed in a sex scandal, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens also has faced questions about his fundraising. Read Full Story ...

Amazon boosts monthly fee for Prime by $2, maintains yearly rate

2018-01-19 09:00:00 STLToday.com
The annual $99 membership fee won't change, but for new member the monthly fee will be $12.99 a month up from $10.99 a month. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



Amazon boosts monthly Prime membership fees by 20 percent

2018-01-19 08:55:00 STLToday.com
The annual $99 membership fee won't change, but for new member the monthly fee will be $12.99 a month up from $10.99 a month. Read Full Story ...

Why do dogs eat poop? New research suggests an ancient answer

2018-01-19 08:34:00 STLToday.com
While gulping down turds is typically not dangerous to the pooch, the mere idea - not to mention the resulting potty breath - is revolting to some owners. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Brothers in Kansas City charged in killing of man found dumped in park

2018-01-19 07:52:00 STLToday.com
The brothers charged are Miguel and Antonio Love. Read Full Story ...

Florida woman accused of sending boy, 6, to steal packages

2018-01-19 07:45:00 STLToday.com
Home surveillance video captured the little boy getting out of the car and taking the package off a porch. Read Full Story ...

'I just don't like Muslim people': Trump appointee quits over racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks

2018-01-19 07:15:00 STLToday.com
Among other things, Carl Higbie said veterans with PTSD have "a weak mind;" that black women think "breeding is a form of government employment,"and blacks are "lax on morality." Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Coyotes around St. Louis getting bold as they expand search for food, water; dogs being killed

2018-01-19 06:15:00 STLToday.com
'They're almost too comfortable is the best way I can describe it,' Florissant woman says. Read Full Story ...

Chase Rice has been through ups and downs, but he remains a 'Lion'

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
His tour is headed to the Pageant. Read Full Story ...

Ticket Tracker: Jack White heading to Chaifetz Arena

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Chaifetz Arena Read Full Story ...

Developer wants downtown International Shoe building to draw locals, tourists

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Milwaukee developer has successfully completed rehabs of other historic warehouses. Read Full Story ...

Journey, Def Leppard co-headlining tour coming to Busch Stadium for summer show

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Journey and Def Leppard are teaming up for a co-headlining tour coming to Busch Stadium on Aug. 24. Half of the tour?s 58-city tour will close out with Journey while the other half closes out with Def Leppard. In St.? Read Full Story ...

Developer wants to turn International Shoe building into hotel with rooftop pool, bar

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
The 10-story downtown St. Louis building would be a draw for locals and tourists with the rooftop open to non-guests, too. Read Full Story ...

Embattled Greitens puts out his tax cut plan via news release

2018-01-19 06:00:00 STLToday.com
The governor is facing a criminal investigation into allegations of blackmail involving his extramarital affair, and postponed his statewide tax cut tour. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



BenFred: Everybody can find a story about Musial's magic

2018-01-19 05:00:00 STLToday.com
On the five-year anniversary of the day we lost ?Baseball?s Perfect Knight,? find a moment to remember what made him so much bigger than the game. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Sprawling backlog of DNR permits is winnowing ? maybe too quickly, some worry

2018-01-19 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Since the start of last year, the state's 2,000 backlogged air and water permits have dwindled by more than half. Read Full Story ...

Some coyotes getting bold as they expand search for food, water; dogs being killed

2018-01-19 00:00:00 STLToday.com
'They're almost too comfortable is the best way I can describe it,' Florissant woman says. Read Full Story ...

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