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The Annie Frey Show
August 28, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Adam Schuster from Illinois Policy said the bloat from the administration is affecting the taxpayers and the student’s test scores. From Illinois Policy: • Illinois spends more than any neighboring state and nearly double the national average on "general administration" costs. • On average, school...
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August 28, 2019 - 12:27 pm
Of the top 12 safest cities in Missouri, 11 are in St. Louis County, one in St. Charles County.
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 28, 2019 - 10:24 am
Alderman Jeffrey Boyd (D - 22nd Ward) joins the show to discuss tonight's town-hall on gun violence in the city of St. Louis. Alderman Boyd says we must take steps to combat gun violence by restricting access to semi-automatic weapons. He states that gun violence is a, "public health crisis"...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 28, 2019 - 9:44 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK/AP) - Governor Parson says, "It’s a society problem." Governor Parson says jobs and education must be a focus. He notes the community must come together; the answer isn’t increased gun control. There must be a focus on community and accountability. "These people need hope," the...
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August 28, 2019 - 8:43 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Frigid and snowy. That's how the 2019-20 Winter Outlook from the Farmers' Almanac describes the coming winter across the Midwest. It's predicting the worst of the bitterly cold winter conditions will affect areas east of the Rockies all the way to the Appalachians. The Almanac...
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August 27, 2019 - 11:38 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK/AP) - Firefighters have recovered a badly decomposed body from the Mississippi River near South Broadway Street in St. Louis and an investigation is now underway, according to our partner station KMOX. The body was spotted in the river in the 700 block of East Davis Street around 7...
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August 27, 2019 - 10:43 am
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KFTK) - Police have charged a teenager for allegedly hiding the gun used to kill Illinois State Police Trooper Nick Hopkins last week in East St. Louis. Al Stewart Jr., 19, of East St. Louis, knowingly concealed physical evidence by hiding a .40 caliber Glock handgun in the...
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Associated Press
August 27, 2019 - 9:42 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge said he will issue a ruling Tuesday that will determine whether Missouri's new abortion law banning abortions at or after eight weeks of pregnancy will take effect as scheduled this week. During a court hearing on Monday, Planned Parenthood and the American...
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