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2 pm news

Local roaster visits coffee country

shorrell@edwpub.net(shorrell)
2015-08-28 14:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Local coffee roaster Argus Keppel has a renewed appreciation for just how difficult it is to get organically-grown coffee beans from remote plantations around the world to your morning cup of Joe. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Shooter receives 57-year sentence

shorrell@edwpub.net(shorrell)
2015-08-28 13:05:00 theintelligencer.com
Justin Vaughn was sentenced to 57 years in prison for shooting and killing Demetrius Lucas.  Read Full Story ...

Missouri highway patrol trooper killed in accident

2015-08-28 13:04:00 STLToday.com
The accident happened on a rural road in Audrain County. Read Full Story ...

EHS senior excels at UMSL program

jbiggs.edwi@gmail.com(jbiggs)
2015-08-28 13:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Edwardsville High School student Pradeep Kandula joined about 65 other high school juniors this summer at the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program at the University of Missouri Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Two Missouri men accused of killing doctor in Florida

rpatrick@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 12:30:00 STLToday.com
Curtis Wayne Wright, 47, of Hillsboro, and Jimmy Ray Rodgers, 25, a onetime resident of Paris, Mo., are held. Read Full Story ...

Gasoline unit restart underway at Phillips 66 Wood River refinery

2015-08-28 12:13:00 STLToday.com
Previous attempts to restart unit, shut down after accident, failed, source says Read Full Story ...

Fox to host "So You Think You Can Dance"

2015-08-28 12:05:00 theintelligencer.com
"So You Think You Can Dance" is bringing all of its excitement to the Fox Theatre for one show at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 2. Read Full Story ...

Anniversary: Ted and Charlotte Frisbie

2015-08-28 12:00:00 theintelligencer.com
Ted and Charlotte Frisbie are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, August 28th. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis aldermen to consider $11 minimum wage this afternoon

npistor@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Aldermen need 15 votes for passage Read Full Story ...

Police: Girls in Mascoutah recant story of abduction attempt

kbell@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 12:00:00 STLToday.com
The girls, both about 11 years old, told police a man in a pickup truck approached them at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Missouri Dems gather for annual (but renamed) Truman Dinner at Busch Stadium

kmcdermott@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:58:00 STLToday.com
Gov. Nixon not expected to attend; conservative group highlights Democratic controversies. Read Full Story ...

Police seeking father of Jennings toddler who accidentally shot himself

jcurrier@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Corey Epps, 26, of Hanley Hills, is wanted in connection with the accidental shooting of 21-month-old Carter Epps. Read Full Story ...

US Gun Deaths

AdamZyglis@cagleblog.com (Adam Zyglis)
2015-08-28 11:22:40 CagleCartoons

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KSDK videographer Frank Scalise hanging up camera

jholleman@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Scalise retiring from career that began in 1973 Read Full Story ...

Al Arbour dies; was Blues' first captain

ttimmermann@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:13:00 STLToday.com
Defenseman also served as Blues coach. After he was fired here, he won four Stanley Cups as coach of the New York Islanders.  Read Full Story ...

'Purity' is another triumph for novelist Jonathan Franzen

calvinwilson@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Novel goes on sale Tuesday Read Full Story ...

The Lunch Bag: Five Bistro launches J. Devoti Grocery

ifroeb@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 11:00:00 STLToday.com
The Saturday-only market will feature produce from local farmers as well as wine, bread, cheese and pastries. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Hostess

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2015-08-28 10:35:57 CagleCartoons

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Cards to hire Randy Flores as new scouting director

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 10:10:00 STLToday.com
Former lefty specialist will oversee the draft. Read Full Story ...

Cards hire Flores as scouting director

dgoold@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 10:10:00 STLToday.com
Former reliever Randy Flores will fill the role last held by Chris Correa, who oversaw the 2015 draft but was dismissed soon after for his alleged role in hacking of Astros' database.  Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Trump

DavidFitzsimmons@cagleblog.com (David Fitzsimmons)
2015-08-28 09:48:01 CagleCartoons

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Biden

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2015-08-28 09:39:38 CagleCartoons

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It's a boy! National Zoo's surviving newborn panda is male

2015-08-28 09:35:00 STLToday.com
Pink, hairless and blind, newborn panda cubs weigh 3 to 5 ounces at birth. Read Full Story ...

The Great Wall of Trump

TaylorJones@cagleblog.com (Taylor Jones)
2015-08-28 09:05:00 CagleCartoons

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8 am news



TV Shootings

JoeHeller@cagleblog.com (Joe Heller)
2015-08-28 08:51:24 CagleCartoons

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Seven families escape suspicious apartment fire in East St. Louis

2015-08-28 08:45:00 STLToday.com
The American Red Cross is helping seven families from East St. Louis who fled an apartment fire Thursday night. Read Full Story ...

Seven families escape apartment fire in East St. Louis

kbell@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 08:45:00 STLToday.com
The American Red Cross is helping seven families from East St. Louis who fled an apartment fire Thursday night. Read Full Story ...

Extra police patrolling Mascoutah after girls report attempted abduction

kbell@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The girls, both about 11 years old, told police a man in a pickup truck approached them at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Highway 109 in Wildwood reopens after fatal crash

2015-08-28 07:09:00 STLToday.com
The crash was at about 2 a.m. Friday on Highway 109 near Westridge Oaks. Read Full Story ...

Eureka man fatally injured in crash on Highway 109 in Wildwood

2015-08-28 07:09:00 STLToday.com
The crash was at about 2 a.m. Friday on Highway 109 near Westridge Oaks. Read Full Story ...

New EU flag

ChristoKomarnitski@cagleblog.com (Christo Komarnitski)
2015-08-28 07:00:43 CagleCartoons

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6 am news



Man shot in chest near Union Station MetroLink stop

2015-08-28 06:45:00 STLToday.com
The victim was taken to a hospital, where police on Friday said he was stable. Police had no other information on his condition. Read Full Story ...

Man shot in chest near bus stop in St. Louis

2015-08-28 06:45:00 STLToday.com
The victim was taken to a hospital, where police on Friday said he was stable. Police had no other information on his condition. Read Full Story ...

Standoff over gay marriage licenses drags on in Kentucky county despite ruling

2015-08-28 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has ignored court orders, claiming her religious conviction prevnet her from issuing same-sex marriage licenses. Read Full Story ...

Municipal courts make major changes before new law takes effect

jkohler@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 06:30:00 STLToday.com
For example, tens of thousands of drivers license suspensions are expected to be lifted for defendants who failed to appear in court. Read Full Story ...

Man shot in chest near a MetroLink station in St. Louis

2015-08-28 06:18:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? A 25-year-old man was shot in the chest Thursday night near the MetroLink train station at South 18th Street and Clark Avenue. Read Full Story ...

Robin Williams' family back in court over estate dispute

2015-08-28 06:00:00 STLToday.com
The actor's grown children and his wife are battling over some of his personal property and money to keep Williams' widow in her California home.  Read Full Story ...

5 am news



New sports columnist Hochman is a stand-up guy

dcaesar@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 05:45:00 STLToday.com
New Post-Dispatch and STLtoday.com sports columnist Benjamin Hochman brings his unique style back home. Read Full Story ...

Concert will benefit Big Brother Thunder & the MasterBlasters musician

kjohnson@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 05:00:00 STLToday.com
A special benefit concert Saturday night at the Old Rock House will help St. Louis musician Andrew Franklin of Big Brother Thunder & the MasterBlasters, who was diagnosed with cancer this summer. Read Full Story ...

X is ready for fans to embrace its new sound

2015-08-28 05:00:00 STLToday.com
'If you have not seen the X that?s been X for 35 years, then I?m sorry, you missed it,' Exene Cervenka says  Read Full Story ...

Todd Rundgren's new album makes a call to action

2015-08-28 05:00:00 STLToday.com
He takes on topics with worldwide relevance, including environmentalism, feminism, and civil rights Read Full Story ...

3 am news



EU and refugees

Luojie@cagleblog.com (Luojie)
2015-08-28 03:18:18 CagleCartoons

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1 am news



Cards finish four-game sweep of D'backs

rhummel@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 01:30:00 STLToday.com
Maness has big escape in eighth to help Martinez win 13th. Moss, Cruz hit first homers.   Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Holliday to be re-evaluated this weekend

rhummel@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:45:00 STLToday.com
PHOENIX ? Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak, reviewing recent medical news, confirmed that outfielder Jon Jay (sore left wrist) would report on Friday to Reno, Nev., where Class AAA Memp… Read Full Story ...

The progressive case against a minimum wage increase

dnicklaus@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:20:00 STLToday.com
Inexperienced young workers will find it harder to climb on the job ladder Read Full Story ...

Missouri part of liquor retailer Total Wine's growth plans

lbrown@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Total Wine and More, a Maryland-based liquor ?superstore? with more than 100 locations, is opening three St. Louis area stores this year as the retailer targets the Midwest for growth. Read Full Story ...

Cards finish sweep of D'backs

rhummel@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Maness has big escape in eighth to help finish four-game sweep. Read Full Story ...

Liquor ?superstore? Total Wine to open local stores

lbrown@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Total Wine and More, a Maryland-based liquor ?superstore? with more than 100 locations, is opening three St. Louis area stores this year as the retailer targets the Midwest for growth. Read Full Story ...

Blues lose Berglund for four months

jrutherford@post-dispatch.com
2015-08-28 00:05:00 STLToday.com
Forward will undergo surgery today after re-aggravating a pre-existing shoulder injury. Read Full Story ...

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