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Frontenac approves retail, office plan for former Shriner's Hospital site

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:18pm
The developer says it is putting more than $92 million into the project that will include a three-story retail and office center, two restaurants and a fitness center.
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Post-Dispatch demands charges dropped against reporter covering protest

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:10pm
Mike Faulk was arrested in St. Louis police "kettle" and charged with failure to disperse
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Oklahoma City police fatally shoot deaf man who did not respond to commands

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:05pm
(Reuters) - A deaf man holding a metal pipe was fatally shot by Oklahoma City police who yelled for him to drop his weapon and get on the ground but did not know he could not hear, a police spokesman said on Wednesday.
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Protesters block Brentwood Boulevard near Galleria

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 6:00pm
The crowd chanted "No justice, no profits" and many people carried signs, including some that referenced Black Lives Matter.
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Auditor: 'significant conflict of interest' in north St. Louis County taxing district

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:45pm
Gregory Sansone is named as the owner of the property and the chairman of the special taxing district.
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St. Louis approves police body cameras ahead of more protests

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:44pm
ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - St. Louis officials decided on Wednesday to supply police officers with body cameras for a year as the city prepares for a sixth night of protests after a white former police officer was acquitted of killing a black man.
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14-year-old Wentzville girl found minutes after alert issued

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:40pm
The Missouri Highway Patrol said the girl left her home and was picked up by an unknown male.
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Lawyers argue in court whether charter school parents should have say in funding suit

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:30pm
St. Louis Public Schools is suing the state of Missouri to reclaim more than $50 million from a desegregation tax that has gone to charter schools since 2006.
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Tax breaks cost New York $1.2 billion in financial year 2017, half went to film industry

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:17pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state lost $1.2 billion of revenues from corporate tax breaks in fiscal 2017, with at least half of the total going to the film industry, a Washington watchdog group said on Wednesday.
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BenFred: Mizzou's Sterk talks on Odom, season's sour start, hopes for Tigers-Illini football

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:03pm
Sports columnist Ben Frederickson sits down for a Q&A with Mizzou's AD
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North St. Louis County nursing home resident died from overfeeding, report finds

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 5:00pm
The resident was fed through a tube in 30 minutes instead of the one hour that was prescribed.
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Eye on the Tigers podcast: Auburn (and Mizzou AD Jim Sterk) come to town

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 4:45pm
Post-Dispatch Mizzou beat writer Dave Matter and sports columnist Ben Frederickson break down the mostly-absent offense that has plagued Mizzou in back-to-back losses and preview Saturday night's showdown with Auburn. Also, Mizzou athletics director Jim Sterk swings by Post-Dispatch headquarters…
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Trump makes his debut at ceremonies for new U.S. citizens

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 4:17pm
(Reuters) - For the first eight months of Donald Trump's presidency, new U.S. citizens did not receive the customary presidential welcome at their naturalization ceremonies.
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St. Louis police to get body cameras

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 4:15pm
The St. Louis Board of Estimate and Apportionment voted for an immediate one-year trial with a body camera company and for a longer-term contract. But the police union still needs to agree.
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Duckworth says now not time for Sanders' 'Medicare for All' healthcare fix

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 4:15pm
Democratic senator from Illinois says she hopes other fixes to Obamacare are doable
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Rock Hill officials discuss how strictly to enforce sign code

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 3:50pm
One alderman is particularly displeased with an electronic Walgreen's sign that isn't fully functioning.
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Attorney General Sessions says marijuana still illegal

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 3:47pm
(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday criticized the legalization of marijuana in multiple states and warned that the federal law banning use and sale of the drug "remains in effect," remarks that could stoke fears of a federal crackdown.
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Washington state sues over $1/day wages paid to immigrant detainees

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 3:47pm
(Reuters) - Washington State's Attorney General on Wednesday sued private prison company Geo Group Inc for violating the state's minimum wage laws by paying detained immigrants a one dollar a day or less for work they do while in detention at one of the company’s federal facilities.
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Carpenter cranks Cardinals to quick lead with wall-clearing crack

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 3:30pm
It's seems counter-intuitive, but Cardinals fans should be rooting for the Cubs if they're hoping their team can snag the NL's second wild-card berth.
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