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  • Federal judge dismisses Stockley lawsuit

    ST. LOUIS – The former St. Louis police officer whose acquittal lead to months of protests will not be allowed to sue his accusers. On Thursday, a federal judge dismissed the lawsuit filed by Jason Stockley against the prosecutor who charged him with murder and the internal affairs detective who built the case against him. The suit claimed defamation and malicious prosecution. A judge found Stockley not guilty of murder in the 2011 shooting of drug suspect Anthony Lamar Smith.

  • Police search for gunman after retail store shooting in north St. Louis County

    ST. LOUIS –   St. Louis County police are searching for the gunman after a shooting in north St. Louis County Thursday morning. Officers were called to Ross Dress For Less retail store in the 1000 block of West Florissant Avenue at 9:57 a.m. According to authorities, the victim was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the lower body. They believe it to be life-threatening at this time. Details about the shooting are scarce as investigators comb through the area. […]

  • St. Louis Community College- Forest Park Campus closed again Wednesday

    ST. LOUIS –  Due to a continuing power outage St. Louis Community College at Forest Park Campus will be closed to students and faculty Wednesday. The campus-wide outage was caused by a fire in a power substation on campus. Ameren Missouri utility has assisted the college with repairs.

  • C3 Fitness: Day 3 of at-home full-body workouts

    ST. LOUIS – Cason, the founder of C3 Fitness, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon in the ongoing series of at-home full-body workouts.

  • Genetic testing may help depressed people find the right medication faster

    ST. LOUIS – According to the National Institute of Mental Health, more than 16 million people in the United States suffer from serious depression that often gets worse without proper treatment. Sufferers may exhibit symptoms, such as feelings of hopelessness, thoughts of suicide, loss of interest in activities, and a slew of other symptoms that can get in the way of daily life. According to the American Psychiatric Association, the goal of treatment is remission, which means patients are no […]

  • Missing Missouri teen last seen Wednesday

    WASHINGTON COUNTY,Mo. – The Missouri State Highway Patrol is searching for a missing 16-year-old who was last seen at around 9am Wednesday. They say Draven Hicks may be headed to Bonne Terre, Missouri. He is from Cadet, Missouri. Hicks was wearing boots and an orange or black hoodie. He is described as 5’7″ tall, weighing 160 lbs, with blue eyes and blonde hair. Call the Washing County Sheriff’s Office if you have any information at 573-438-5478.

  • Ted Drewes opens for 90th season today

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — It may be chilly this morning, but here’s another sure sign that spring is on the way. Ted Drewes frozen custard re-opens for the season today. The location on Chippewa Street celebrates the start of its 90th season. The other Ted Drewes location on South Grand remains closed. It will reopen when it gets warmer sometime before Mother’s Day. In 2018 Ted Drewes made Thrillist’s “Best 31 Ice Cream Shops in America” list. The website gave high marks […]

  • Cards tickets are only $5 during today’s 12-hour ‘flash-sale’

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Cardinals are having a 12-hour flash ticket sale Tuesday. You can purchase tickets for Monday through Thursday games at Busch Stadium in 2019 for just $5. Each $5 ticket purchased will be pre-loaded with $5 in “Cards Cash” for fans to use towards concessions or merchandise inside Busch Stadium. The sale begins on Tuesday, February 12 at 10am. Fans can purchase up to eight of the special $5 tickets per person, per game. Games available […]

  • Patients at Cardinal Glennon sing Garth Brooks happy birthday

    ST. LOUIS – Young patients and staff at the Costas Center at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital are sending out a happy birthday to Garth Brooks but they’re making a birthday wish themselves. They admit that the music therapist recorded this “shameless” birthday message for the country superstar in hopes of getting his attention. Garth Brooks kicks off his stadium tour March 9 at The Dome at America’s Center. It sold out in a record-breaking fashion when tickets went on sale […]

  • Monday Mascot: Sugar

    ST. LOUIS – Sugar is a sweet and shy little lady but loves hanging out with her dog friends! Sugar is a simple girl who only wishes for a warm bed, a full food bowl, and a new loving home. If you want to adopt Sugar then visit the APA on Hanley Road. Here is the information that you’ll need: 1705 South Hanley Road (314) 645-4610 http://www.apamo.org/home.aspx Is your pet lost? Try looking at stllostpets.org

  • Illinois firefighter with Down syndrome quits department due to bullying

    SANDOVAL, Ill. – An Illinois volunteer firefighter with Down syndrome says he quit the department because he was bullied. Thirty-three-year-old Jason Eagan became a volunteer firefighter in Sandoval in 2016. There was a debate when he first applied, but he passed the physical test and completed all the paperwork so the fire department could not refuse him. Eagan’s sister Kristin Sian wrote on her Facebook account Thursday that Eagan quit due to harassment. She says that several firefighters allegedly made fun of […]

  • Walgreens taking steps to curb tobacco sales to teenagers

    ST. LOUIS – Walgreens is taking steps to curb tobacco sales to teenagers. The FDA announced that the chain has the worst track record of all pharmacies for selling tobacco to underage people. Employees will undergo extensive training to fix the problem. Over the last nine years, Walgreens racked up 1,800 violations nationwide for teen tobacco sales.

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