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U.S. opens antitrust probe of real estate brokerage industry

3 hours 47 sec ago
Antitrust officials will focus on compensation to brokers and restrictions on their access to listings.
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Trump stalks out on Democrats, demands end of investigations

3 hours 30 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly stalked out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, flatly declaring he would no longer work with Democrats unless they drop all investigations in the aftermath of the special counsel's Trump-Russia…
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'Terrifying:' Man shot and killed at MetroLink station after dispute on train

5 hours 9 min ago
The shooting occurred at 11:50 a.m. on Wednesday, said Metro Transit communications director Patti Beck. Passengers should expect 60 minute delays, she said.
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Man shot to death by Fairground Park

5 hours 21 min ago
ST. LOUIS — A man in his 50s was shot to death around 6:30 Wednesday evening in the 3900 block of Kossuth Avenue next to Fairground Park.
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The 16-month performance art that helped save Tower Tee

6 hours 9 min ago
CLAYTON — He was polite and persistent. Charming. Theatrical. He would usually show up with a small cast of characters to back him, but with a full ensemble when he needed them.
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Man's death after mysterious injury at Dave Matthews Band concert has Maryland Heights police puzzled

6 hours 9 min ago
Jasen Smith, 44, was found with a severe head injury minutes after leaving his wife to look for a T-shirt she left behind.
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New round of flood warnings issued in the St. Louis area, as rivers expected to crest

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:45pm
The situation may be worst in Lincoln County, where a levee breached by other recent flooding exposes some area residents to further risk.
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Will Missouri women face felonies for performing abortions on themselves? Lawyers disagree.

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:30pm
Republican sponsors of the bill say that would not happen. But Democrats who oppose the bill say it could.
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U.S. Senate approves St. Louis federal court nominee along party lines

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:15pm
In a 53-45 vote along party lines, the Senate confirmed Stephen Clark to be a federal judge for the Eastern District of Missouri. He replaces U.S. District Court Judge Carol E. Jackson, who retired in 2017. Clark was opposed by…
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St. Louis officials consider cash incentives to keep city employees as residents

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:00pm
The extra pay for resident employees — the city personnel director says it might be $500 or so a year — may be part of a proposed ballot issue that would repeal the city's residency rule.
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Man who thought it was 'funny' to grab women in Tower Grove South is found guilty of sexual assault

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 6:00pm
John Wells stood trial this week on charges of groping two women in May and June of 2017.
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St. Louis parking panel OKs wage hike for lower-paid workers

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:49pm
If approved by aldermen, the new $15-an-hour minimum wage will be in effect for 99 positions in the city parking division and some other spots in the city treasurer's office. Now they're paid as low as $11.
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Alton Middle School teacher accused of sexual abuse 20 years ago

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:45pm
The woman initially came forward about the assault to a trusted former high school teacher in the fall of 2018, who alerted school district officials, who then alerted authorities.
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St. Louis residency requirement is a bad idea, county councilman says, so he's proposing the same thing

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:30pm
Councilman Tim Fitch wants says city currently forces its employees to live there, so county should ban its employees from living in the city
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Longtime employee accuses St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner of race-based firing

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:15pm
A federal lawsuit filed Wednesday by an employee fired in 2018 accuses St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner of discrimination.
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Robber who tried to carjack driver in Stadium West garage gets 14 years in prison

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:00pm
Two men tried to carjack a couple at the Stadium West garage near Busch Stadium in 2016.
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Washington University graduates its first class of students in prison

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:00pm
The students, all convicted of felonies, earned associates' degrees by completing 60 credits in courses taught by Washington U. professors.
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Man sentenced to prison after deal brokered on Facebook turned into a robbery in St. Louis

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:00pm
The victim met Natez Fisher offered to sell a game system on Facebook, then robbed and shot the person who shot up to buy it.
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Another round of strong storms expected Wednesday night, but risk to St. Louis area will be lower

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 5:00pm
The "squall line" of storms moved through the area quickly.
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St. Louis residency rule could push city officer out of service

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 4:45pm
Family wants St. Louis County Special School District services for autistic twin boys.
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