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July 17, 2019 - 11:02 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — St. Louis metro area residents may want to limit their outside exposure for the rest of the week as a major heat wave is expected to cover our region Wednesday through Saturday. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning and predicts afternoon and evening...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 17, 2019 - 8:51 am
Don’t miss the Grand Opening of Victory Men’s Health in Town & Country ! Who doesn’t love cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live music!? Dr. David Yablonsky stopped by to chat about the newest location. WHERE: 1036 Town & Country Crossing Drive, Town and Country, MO 63017 WHEN: Thursday, July...
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July 16, 2019 - 4:44 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - St. Louis was ranked Hotwire 's 4th Best City for a Quick Getaway in the 'Mid-size must-sees' category. . @Hotwire released its picks for best U.S. cities for quick trips ⁠— and these are the destinations you won't want to miss. https://t.co/pqYXDKsfyQ — USA TODAY Travel (@...
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July 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) is calling today's House resolution condemning President Trump's comments that many are calling racist, "counterproductive," saying it will only foster division, not the unity our nation needs. In a statement emailed to our partner station KMOX ,...
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July 16, 2019 - 1:07 pm
(KFTK) - Missouri Gov. Mike Parson announced Bayer will be moving its North American Crop Science Division to Creve Coeur, Mo. and making a total investment of more than $164 million to the area. It will create 500 new jobs and offer a starting salary of about $110,000, Parson told media in...
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July 16, 2019 - 10:46 am
CREVE COEUR, Mo. (AP) — A 30-year-old Missouri man is charged after police say he intentionally drove his car toward two boys of Indian descent and shouted an ethnic slur at them. Samuel Lay, of Creve Coeur, was charged Monday with assault and armed criminal action. He is being held on $30,000 bond...
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West Alton flooding along Mississippi River in Illinois
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July 16, 2019 - 10:28 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker is urging residents to report flood damage to their county’s emergency management agencies. He says such action will increase the likelihood the state will qualify for federal disaster aid. According to the governor’s office, the state can qualify...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 16, 2019 - 6:04 am
Apparently St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell doesn't believe the law applies to him. KSDK news investigated Bell's over $700 in unpaid parking tickets to the City of Clayton.
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 16, 2019 - 5:51 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — You're going to eat lunch and dinner anyway, so why not turn your meal into help for the children of fallen officer Michael Langsdorf ? More than 50 restaurants around the area are donating a percentage of their sales Tuesday to the family of the slain North County Police...
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Planned Parenthood St. Louis
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July 15, 2019 - 6:13 pm
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women to abortion providers immediately, the Trump administration said Monday, declaring it will begin enforcing a new regulation hailed by religious conservatives and denounced...
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