St Louis County Newswire (Page 9)

St Louis County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for St Louis County, MO. (Page 9)

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  1. Missouri lawmakers quit early; deadly force bill failsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Sen. Scott Sifton, D-South St. Louis County, speaks on the floor during the last day of the Missouri legislative session Friday, May 15, 2015 in Jefferson City, Mo. EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT; MANDATORY CREDITThe Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.

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  2. Dozens of Ferguson-related reforms were proposed in Missouri. Just one passed.Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Police officers watch protesters as smoke fills the streets in Ferguson, Mo., in November after a grand jury's decision in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. The Missouri legislature ended its session Friday night having passed virtually none of the reforms activists sought in the aftermath of the shooting of Michael Brown.

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  3. The ongoing criminalization of povertyRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    A series of reports over the last few weeks have shed more light on the increasingly predatory enforcement of misdemeanors across the country, and how this trend disproportionately hurts the poor. The first report comes from an area familiar to readers of The Watch - St. Louis County, Missouri.

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  4. Judge's ruling is win for widow in fight for Kaplan's millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    A judge has ruled mostly for Ladue socialite Christine Murray-Kaplan in her legal fight with her late husband's children. The ruling by Judge Carolyn Whittington , which came down Thursday, says that three of four amendments made to Robert Kaplan 's trust are valid, essentially giving Murray-Kaplan control over assets totaling about $50 million, including the couple's Ladue mansion and $12 million in cash, according to her attorney, Bob Blitz of Blitz, Bardgett & Duetsch LC.

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  5. When Domestic Violence Hits HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Webster-Kirkwood Times

    Friends of the Kathy J. Weinman Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence works to raise awareness and support for the shelter. Pictured are Board Member Tina Appelhans and Board President Denise Scott.

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  6. Berry Road Street Repair Could Go On Through SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Webster-Kirkwood Times

    Expect slow going along Berry Road, between Manchester and Big Bend roads, due to major street maintenance. A major road improvement project on North Berry Road, between Manchester and Big Bend roads, is underway with construction expected to last into September.

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  7. Missouri lawmakers approve municipal court restrictionsRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Missourian

    Missouri lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to a bill limiting the powers and revenues of municipal courts, its first significant response to some of the concerns raised following last year's fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer. The bill headed to Gov. Jay Nixon would cap fines for minor traffic violations, set minimum standards for St. Louis County cities and regulate municipal court procedures.

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  8. Ferguson shooting's witness accused of resisting arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    In this Aug. 25, 2014, file photo, Dorian Johnson leaves Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church at the end of the funeral service for his friend, Michael Brown in St. Louis. Johnson, who was with Michael Brown when Brown was fatally shot by a Ferguson police officer last year, is charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest over a new confrontation with police.

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  9. Schnuck Markets to build state-of-art DCRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Chain Store Age

    St. Louis -- Schnuck Markets will begin construction of a new estimated $100 million, state-of-the-art distribution center at NorthPark in Kinloch in north St. Louis County. The 915,000-sq.-ft.

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  10. Man Charged with Death of SIUE StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A St. Louis man has been charged with killing a 19-year-old Southern Illinois University Edwardsville student who went missing while trying to sell his sports car on Craigslist. Michael Gordon is being held at the St. Louis County jail in lieu of $1 million bond.

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  11. Craigslist-Related Slaying of Student an Unsolved Mystery, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Police say Clark, 19, went to a truck-driver training center to meet an employee there, 24-year-old Michael Gordon, who is accused in Clark's death, after the two men had gotten in touch about Clark's Craigslist ad for his car. The pair had met during Gordon's lunch break Monday and he went back to work at the training center after allegedly shooting Clark, Capt.

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  12. How Jews are trying to make things better after BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    From roundtable discussions to protests and prayers to candid talk with law enforcement officials, American Jews are joining in the debate about community policing in the wake of several high-profile deaths of unarmed black men while in police custody. Officials were short on specifics, but several have said that protests in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray on April 19 sparked a determination to confront the tensions between police and minority communities.

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  13. Schnucks picks location for $100 million distribution facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Business Journal

    Schnuck Markets Inc. officials said Thursday they will begin construction this summer on a new distribution center, estimated to cost $100 million, in north St. Louis County. The St. Louis grocery chain plans to build the 915,000-square-foot facility at the NorthPark business park in Kinloch and would employ about 400 people.

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  14. St. Louis Man Charged in SIUE Student's Death Appears in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | WSIL

    A St. Louis man made his first court appearance on charges he killed a 19-year-old Illinois college student who went missing while trying to sell his sports car on Craigslist. Michael Gordon was in court Thursday and remains held at the St. Louis County jail in lieu of $1 million bond.

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  15. CETUSA Seeking Host Families in Jefferson, South St Louis, St Louis County, and West County forRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 7, 2015 - ST. LOUIS -- Council for Educational Travel, USA is seeking host familiesin Jefferson, South St Louis, St Louis County, and West County to open doors to their homes, their communities, and their hearts for international high school exchange students.

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  16. Municipal court reform goes to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    The Missouri Legislature has sent the governor a measure in response to concerns voiced by some residents in the St. Louis area following last summer's fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer. The bill passed Thursday would cap fines for minor traffic violations, set minimum standards for St. Louis County cities and regulate municipal court procedures.

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  17. Dorian Johnson charged with interfering with arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | USA Today

    Dorian Johnson charged with interfering with arrest Michael Brown's friend arrested along with his brother. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Ri4RY5 ST.

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  18. Missouri senator seeks reforms for police military equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Two Democratic members of Missouri's congressional delegation said Thursday they're seeking to reform federal programs that provide military equipment to police, responding to allegations that local law enforcement overreached by using armored vehicles and high-caliber weapons during Ferguson protests. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill introduced the Protecting Communities and Police Act on Thursday, and U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay plans to propose a companion version next week.

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  19. Dorian Johnson, witness to Michael Brown's shooting arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... American community see as bias and excessive force by police in dealing with young blacks. On November 24 a St Louis County Grand Jury decided not to bring any charges against Wilson. The US Department of Justice also did not bring criminal charges ...

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  20. Dorian Johnson, Michael Brown's friend, arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    A Denver based photographer who has shot the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the last 60 seasons is making this year his last. If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rich Clarkson's collection would fill libraries.

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