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With Branson's help, British billionaire appears to announce new prankWith Branson's help, British billionaire appears to announce new prankTwo weeks ago, British Billionaire Richard Branson said he was "exploring opportunities" in Branson, Missouri, after discovering the city was founded by a relative of his.
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1 p.m. news conference about Spence Jackson's death1 p.m. news conference about Spence Jackson's deathJefferson City police will hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon to give an update on the death of Spence Jackson, spokesman for Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, who committed suicide last month.
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Metro rolls out bus app for ridersMetro rolls out bus app for ridersMetro has rolled out a new app to help make your next bus trip a little easier.
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Webster chess team wins President's CupWebster chess team wins President's CupWebster University is celebrating a national championship.
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2 dead, child injured in triple shooting2 dead, child injured in triple shootingTwo adults were killed and a child was injured in a triple shooting downtown Monday evening.
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Illinois considers Metro East NFL stadiumIllinois considers Metro East NFL stadiumIllinois leaders may also be trying to lure the St. Louis Rams across the river.
- St. Louis Rams
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Police seek armed escaped prisoner at Va. hospitalPolice seek armed escaped prisoner at Va. hospitalThe situation began around 3:00 a.m., and was described earlier as an active shooter investigation.
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Tech Tuesday: Best tablet bundle everTech Tuesday: Best tablet bundle everBetter than Black Friday pricing alongside some huge freebies.
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Man fires shots while attempting car break-inMan fires shots while attempting car break-inA man attempting to break into a car opened fire on the vehicle's owner when he was confronted, police say.
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Pet for adoption - March 31Pet for adoption - March 31Today's dog for adoption is a big guy named Yukon.
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Get stared down by beautiful eagles and moreGet stared down by beautiful eagles and moreWorld Eagle Day is the last Sunday in March every year at the World Bird Sanctuary.
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2 arrested in connection with Metrolink attack2 arrested in connection with Metrolink attackTwo suspects have been arrested in connection with an attack last week on the Metrolink.
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Elderly woman kidnapped and assaultedElderly woman kidnapped and assaultedAn elderly woman was abducted from her home, sexually assaulted and found 100 miles away in a parking lot.
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Mom says district will pay for son's therapyMom says district will pay for son's therapyA Metro East mom says her son faced racial slurs, cyberbullying and even had his head slammed into a locker at Wolf Branch Middle School.
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Police: Teen had online relationship with kidnapperPolice: Teen had online relationship with kidnapperAn AMBER Alert has been canceled after a 13-year-old western Missouri girl was found safe in New Mexico.
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Girl who inspired community loses battle with cancerGirl who inspired community loses battle with cancerA 9-year-old girl whose story inspired an entire Illinois community lost her battle with cancer Monday.
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Artist gives away 1,000 pieces of art for EasterArtist gives away 1,000 pieces of art for EasterThe Easter Art Hunt is the artist's equivalent of a community hug.
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Man shot at University City schoolMan shot at University City schoolA man was shot Monday evening at Pershing School in University City.
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Police: Man confessed to U City killingPolice: Man confessed to U City killingThe man accused of killing his estranged girlfriend inside a University City office has reportedly confessed to the killing.
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5 arrested after I-70 police chase5 arrested after I-70 police chaseFive men have been arrested after a chase down I-70, police say.
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Betty White reveals heartbreakingly sweet regretBetty White reveals heartbreakingly sweet regretAt 93 years old and still going strong, Betty White has the kind of life most of us can only dream of.
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Triple shooting victims identifiedTriple shooting victims identifiedTwo victims who died in a triple shooting that injured a 9-year-old girl Monday evening have been identified.
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Continuing The Opening Night Countdown: 5Continuing The Opening Night Countdown: 5Ten years as the cornerstone makes the number five an easy decision.
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Martinez locked in as fifth starterMartinez locked in as fifth starterThis week's games will set up the regular season rotation, and Martinez is now set as the fifth starter.
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Your local weather forecastYour local weather forecastThe 70s are back on Tuesday!
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Blues fall to Canucks, now 1 point ahead of ChicagoBlues fall to Canucks, now 1 point ahead of ChicagoThe Blues stayed mired in their "little slump" with a 4-1 loss against the Vancouver Canucks.
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Stretch of Southwest Ave. to close for 2 monthsStretch of Southwest Ave. to close for 2 monthsA stretch of Southwest Avenue will be closing for two months for storm sewer line construction.
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Man killed in overnight fireMan killed in overnight fireMARCH 31, 2015: A man who neighbors say had health problems died early Tuesday morning when a fire started inside a home in the 700 block of Oak Hollow Court in O’Fallon, Ill. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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Military planes on display to move to WhitemanMilitary planes on display to move to WhitemanMARCH 31, 2015: The Missouri National Guard will start moving the military planes on display near Lambert-St. Louis International Airport on Tuesday. The planes are headed to Whiteman Air Force Base in west-central Missouri where the 131st Fighter Wing is now based.
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British billionaire Richard BransonBritish billionaire Richard BransonRichard Branson
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2 killed, 1 injured in triple shooting2 killed, 1 injured in triple shootingScene of triple shooting
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5 arrested after I-70 chase5 arrested after I-70 chasePolice activity at I-70 and Jennings Station Road
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Suspect wanted for Chesterfield robberySuspect wanted for Chesterfield robberySuspect wanted for robbing Chesterfield gas station
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