(AP Photo/Dale Atkins, File)
July 03, 2019 - 5:08 am
DETROIT (AP) — Lee Iacocca, the auto executive and master pitchman who put the Mustang in Ford's lineup in the 1960s and became a corporate folk hero when he resurrected Chrysler 20 years later, has died in Bel Air, California. He was 94. Two former Chrysler executives who worked with him, Bud...
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July 01, 2019 - 4:25 pm
(KFTK) - The Los Angeles Angels annouced the unexpected death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs on Twitter, Monday afternoon. "Tyler has, and always will be, an important part of the Angels family. Our thoughts and praryers are with his wife Carli and his entire family during this time." The 27-year-old...
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(O'Fallon Missouri Police)
June 28, 2019 - 10:50 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Every year, summer brings countless stories of children who die after being left in hot cars and this weekend in the St. Louis area will be heating up with temperatures in the 90's. The O'Fallon Police Department has come up with a plan to prevent those tragic deaths. The O'...
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Border fence near DeConcini crossing at Arizona-Mexico border in Nogales, Arizona
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June 24, 2019 - 4:27 pm
AJO, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say another military service member assigned to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border has died in southern Arizona. Officials at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, said in a statement that the military service member with the Southwest Border Support...
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June 24, 2019 - 3:18 pm
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP/KFTK) — World War II pilot Robert Friend, one of the last original members of the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen, has died at the age of 99. Friend's daughter, Karen Friend Crumlich, told The Desert Sun her father died Friday at a Southern California hospital. RIP to one of...
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Firefighter Paramedic Chris Moore
Maryland Heights Police Department
June 13, 2019 - 2:58 pm
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. (KFTK) — The City of Maryland Heights will honor a recently deceased 18-year veteran of the Maryland Heights Fire Protection District before taking him to his final resting place Friday, June 14. Firefighter-paramedic Chris Moore was on duty June 6 when he had a medical...
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May 22, 2019 - 4:31 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP/KFTK) — A man found dead near a south St. Louis County park last week has been identified as a man reported missing in Illinois earlier this month. St. Louis County police say 49-year-old James Andrae of Creve Coeur, Illinois, was last seen alive on May 8. Police say he dealt with...
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(U.S. Navy via Connecting Vets)
January 04, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Sgt. R. Lee Ermey was well-known for his roles in such Hollywood hits as “Full Metal Jacket” and as the host of History Channel's "Mail Call."
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