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Man charged in woman’s death during gun battle on interstate

Man charged in woman’s death during gun battle on interstate

OLIVETTE, Mo. (AP) — An eastern Missouri man is charged first-degree murder after a woman was shot and killed when she was caught in crossfire on the interstate near St. Louis. Thirty-year-old Calvin Pittman, of Ferguson, was charged Friday in the death of 46-year-old Kristen Whitted in Bridgeton, who was shot Monday as she drove…

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Former St. Louis Public Schools Security Officer Charged with Child Sex Crimes

Former St. Louis Public Schools Security Officer Charged with Child Sex Crimes

Child sex charges have been filed against 50-year old Robert Ross of St. Peters. St. Louis County Police say Ross worked as a St. Louis Public Schools security/safety officer from from 2003 to 2006. He’s been charged with first-degree statutory rape, four counts of first-degree statutory sodomy, and three counts of first-degree child molestation. Three…

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SPORTS


Mizzou Knocks Off #21 Oregon 83-75

Mizzou Knocks Off #21 Oregon 83-75

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Xavier Pinson scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and Missouri overcame a mid-game lull and late Oregon flurry to beat the No. 21 Ducks 83-75 on Wednesday night. Mark Smith scored 13 of his 15 points in the first half as Missouri (2-0) built a 17-point lead,…

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Mizzou Hoops to Play Oregon on Wednesday Night in Omaha

Mizzou Hoops to Play Oregon on Wednesday Night in Omaha

COLUMBIA, MO. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball has added a matchup with No. 20 Oregon on Wednesday, Dec. 2, in Omaha, Nebraska. The Tigers and Ducks will square off at 8 p.m. CT on the Fox Sports 1. The game is being played at CHI Health Center Omaha and no fans will be in attendance. Mizzou…

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NATIONAL


Biden predicts ‘bleak future’ if Congress doesn’t act on aid

Biden predicts ‘bleak future’ if Congress doesn’t act on aid

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is predicting the economic crisis brought on by the coronavirus pandemic will only get worse if Congress doesn’t act quickly to pass an aid bill. He also expressed concern that so far he’s seen “no detailed plan” from the Trump administration on how to distribute an approved coronavirus…

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Biden adjusting agenda to reflect narrow divide in Congress

Biden adjusting agenda to reflect narrow divide in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is adjusting the scope of his agenda to meet the realities of governing under a divided Congress and the complications of legislating during a historic pandemic. His team and congressional Democrats are looking at ways they can wrap some climate change provisions into a coronavirus aid bill. They’re considering…

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