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Two dead after car crashes into back of stopped truck on Interstate 44 south of downtown

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 9:15am
Police haven't released the names of the driver and passenger who died.
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U.S. Supreme Court rejects Iraqi man's torture-related deportation challenge

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 9:03am
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid to avoid deportation by a Christian Iraqi immigrant who argued he would be tortured if sent back to his home country for a drug conviction after more than three decades in the United States.
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St. Louis police find man shot to death inside vehicle at Riverview and I-270

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 9:00am
Officers discovered Larry Lewis, 43, inside a vehicle just after 8 p.m. He had multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Hawley to introduce 'Do Not Track' bill to block online data collection

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 8:30am
WASHINGTON — Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said on Monday he will introduce a bill, the Do Not Track Act, which would allow internet users to block companies from tracking some personal online data.
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3,166 died in 2017 car accidents involving distracted drivers

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 8:30am
Nine traffic deaths a day are blamed on distracted drivers.
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The 'Game of Thrones' finale goes out on an important note: Stories matter

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:15am
Spoiler alert: This review discusses the details of the series finale of "Game of Thrones."
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St. Louis halfway house for federal prisoners turns into cash cow for family that runs it

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:15am
One family controls board of a nonprofit that runs Dismas House of St. Louis. The halfway house has a colorful past, and now is helping that family make millions of dollars off a federal contract.
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Billionaire pledges to pay off Morehouse students’ debt

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:09am
Billionaire investor Robert Smith surprised graduating students at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, by using his speech at Sunday's commencement ceremony to pledge to pay off the student loan debt of the entire class of 2019.
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Teen killed after crashing motorcycle into SUV at high speed in St. Ann

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:00am
Nineteen-year-old Bridgeton man killed after crashing motorcycle just before 11:30 a.m. Saturday
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Bullpen failure wraps up rough trip for reeling Cardinals

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 6:10am
ARLINGTON, TEXAS — In the clubhouse hours before it happened, Cardinals manager Mike Shildt leaned forward toward his desk and pointed to the exact spot in the Rangers’ lineup that, if the game went as hoped, Andrew Miller would be…
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Raasch: What's your bumper sticker?

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 6:00am
Bumper stickers — the tweets before Twitter.
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County Council weighs measure to require landlords to accept public housing vouchers

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 6:00am
Council member Lisa Clancy says the measure would increase the likelihood that voucher-holders will find housing in stable, safe neighborhoods instead of in neighborhoods with concentrated poverty.
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Indiana abortion cases ripe for U.S. Supreme Court action

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 5:58am
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday could act on appeals seeking to revive two Republican-enacted abortion restrictions from Indiana, even as debate rages over a new measure in Alabama that would ban the procedure almost entirely.
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15-year-old Hillsboro girl struck and killed by train on Jefferson County railroad bridge

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 5:45am
A 15-year-old girl was hit and killed by a Union Pacific train near Hematite, Mo., Sunday afternoon, officials said.
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Kamala Harris proposes equal pay measure to close gender gap

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 5:17am
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, one of two dozen Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, on Monday proposed closing the gender pay gap by requiring companies to disclose pay data and secure an "equal pay certification" or be fined.
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More than 1,000 people gather for funeral of Metro East football standout

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 5:00am
Some of them have become desensitized by gun violence.
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With coal's dominance in Missouri, prospects of clean energy transition remain uncertain

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 3:15am
Can the coal-heavy electric grid around St. Louis and Missouri transform at a pace that matches the urgency demanded by climate science? If so, some key challenges need to be addressed.
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Atlanta college graduation speaker pledges to pay off students' debt

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:23am
Billionaire investor Robert Smith surprised graduating students at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, by using his speech at Sunday's commencement ceremony to pledge to pay off the student loan debt of the entire class of 2019.
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Detroit police deny 'serial killer' rumors sparked by woman's murder

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:05am
Detroit police on Friday assured residents of the Motor City that despite rumors on social media they were not aware of a serial killer roaming the downtown streets that they had kept secret from the public.
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Suspect arrested in Detroit murder that sparked serial killer fears

Domestic News from Reuters - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:04am
A 50-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in the murder of a Detroit woman whose body was found in a trash dumpster, a crime that touched off what police called a "horrible rumor" that a serial killer was lurking in the Motor City.
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