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Flight attendant detained by immigration on return to US

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:40am
A Texas flight attendant who was enrolled in the government's program for "Dreamers" flew to Mexico for work and was stopped by immigration authorities who forced her to spend more than a month in detention, her attorney said.
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Factbox: Who did not face charges in Mueller's probe?

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:39am
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday appeared to end his probe without bringing criminal charges against several individuals he had investigated, including advisers and family members of President Donald Trump accused by Democratic lawmakers of not fully disclosing contacts with Russians.
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Factbox: A scorecard of key players in U.S. special counsel Russia probe

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:39am
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller and other federal prosecutors have been investigating whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign conspired with Russia and whether the president unlawfully tried to obstruct the inquiry.
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Factbox: Smoke or fire? Contacts between Trump campaign and Russia

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:39am
Special Counsel Robert Mueller and other U.S. prosecutors have been investigating whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign conspired with Russia. Trump and Moscow have denied any collusion.
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Factbox: Guilty pleas, indictments abound in Trump-Russia probe

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:39am
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election has ensnared dozens of people, including several advisers to President Donald Trump and a series of Russian nationals and companies.
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Blues face two toughest games of their season's closing stretch

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:30am
The flip side of the Blues’ struggles against teams at the bottom of the NHL standings is how well they have played against teams at the top. Look no further than the last trip, when they beat Pittsburgh while losing…
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Oyeyemi's readers follow 'Gingerbread' into disorienting world

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:30am
Someone must have given Helen Oyeyemi a handful of magic beans when she was born in Nigeria because she’s been planting them ever since. This fantastical writer, who completed her first, acclaimed novel at the age of 18, sows her…
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Immigrant portraits in New York art show face down Trump

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:21am
Immigrant faces captured in life-sized portraits by artist Betsy Ashton look the viewer straight in the eye, as if eager to tell their stories of leaving home to brave new struggles in a strange land.
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Mizzou women advance with overtime win against Drake

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:00am
IOWA CITY, IOWA • Missouri junior guard Jordan Roundtree stepped up to the free throw line, took a few deep breaths and tried not to think about the fact that the Tigers’ season was on the line.
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Making a new opera — and making it relevant: Opera Theatre previews 'Fire Shut Up in My Bones'

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 7:30am
Composer-trumpeter Terence Blanchard and others discuss his new work
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Wildwood model with Down syndrome breaks down stereotypes

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 7:00am
When Grace Strobel was born 21 years ago, the medical experts told her parents she would never read or write. Not only does she read, and write, she models. She gives presentations on life with Down syndrome. And she volunteers…
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Trump-Russia report handed in, U.S. lawmakers seek rapid release

Domestic News from Reuters - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 4:43am
The top U.S. law enforcement official could release as early as Saturday the main findings in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on his 22-month-long inquiry into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election and any potential wrongdoing by President Donald Trump.
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Best-selling books for the week that ended March 17

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 12:30am
Here are the best-sellers from Publishers Weekly for the week that ended March 16.
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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale looks back at 150 years

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 12:02am
CARBONDALE, Ill. • John Jackson never set out to be a historian of SIU Carbondale.
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P-D predictions for 2019: Hummel, Hochman pick Cards to win Central

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 12:00am
Our staff of baseball writers and sports columnists offers educated guesses as to how the 2019 MLB season will play out.
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White cop cleared in fatal shooting of black teenager

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:33pm
Police Officer Michael Rosfeld fired on 17-year-old Antwon Rose II last summer outside Pittsburgh in a killing that sparked weeks of unrest.
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Missouri River flooding forces evacuation of 7,500 from waterfront city

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:14pm
Record floodwaters that submerged vast stretches of Nebraska and Iowa farmland along America's longest river reached a new crest on Friday at the waterfront city of St. Joseph, Missouri, forcing chaotic evacuations of thousands from low-lying areas.
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Missouri River flooding forces evacuation of 7,500 from St. Joseph

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:13pm
Sheriff's deputies rushed door-to-door urging residents to flee to higher ground.
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High times in Beverly Hills, with pot delivery and a Gucci ashtray

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:23pm
High-end department store Barneys New York has given the marijuana lifestyle the luxury treatment, launching a range of pot-themed products this week in the latest sign a drug once associated with bohemians and deadbeats is moving up the social ladder.
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U.S. agency error exposes 2.3 million disaster survivors to fraud: watchdog

Domestic News from Reuters - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:52pm
The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) exposed 2.3 million disaster survivors to possible identity theft and fraud by improperly sharing sensitive personal information with an outside company, according to an internal government watchdog.
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