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No charges in fight at party attended by Palins

No charges in fight at party attended by PalinsPolice in Alaska say no charges will be filed in connection with a fight that broke out at a party attended by family members of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Hillary Clinton attending Chicago fundraiser for Quinn

Hillary Clinton attending Chicago fundraiser for QuinnFormer Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is attending a fundraiser for Gov. Pat Quinn while on a visit to Chicago Wednesday.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Slay heads to mayors conference

Slay heads to mayors conferenceSt. Louis Mayor Francis Slay is joining some of the nation's most powerful leaders Wednesday in Arkansas to talk about Ferguson at the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Green wins special election

Green wins special electionResidents of St. Louis' 15th Ward have a new person representing them on the Board of Aldermen.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Last day for Mo. voter registration

Last day for Mo. voter registrationIf you want to cast a ballot in the November election in Missouri, you can't wait around. Wednesday is the last day to register to vote.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Mitt Romney: 'I'm not running'

Mitt Romney: 'I'm not running'Mitt Romney is not running for president. Really, he says.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Illinois voter registration ends Tuesday

Illinois voter registration ends Tuesdaylection officials say there are two days left for regular voter registration ahead of Nov. 4.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Supreme Court lets gay marriage expand to 30 states

Supreme Court lets gay marriage expand to 30 statesThe Supreme Court refused to get involved in the national debate over same-sex marriage Thursday, leaving intact lower court rulings that will legalize the practice in 11 additional states.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Chuck Todd on America's insecurities over Ebola, ISIS

Chuck Todd on America's insecurities over Ebola, ISISFrom the ISIS terror threat to the spread of Ebola to failures in the security surrounding President Obama, there's a lot to talk about on this week's 'Meet the Press.'
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Life

Biden drops another gem on live mic

Biden drops another gem on live micVice President Joe Biden is well-known for making humorous comments. And he managed to make a crowd crack up with some colorful language during a question and answer session at Harvard University's Institute of Politics.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Local

Voter registration in Ferguson surges after Mike Brown killing

Voter registration in Ferguson surges after Mike Brown killingMore than 3,000 people have registered to vote in Ferguson, Mo., since the death of Michael Brown, a surge in interest that may mean the city of 21,000 people is ready for a change.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Black leaders back Rick Stream in county executive race

Black leaders back Rick Stream in county executive raceA coalition of Democratic African American leaders says it will help turn out voters for the Republican in the St. Louis County Executive race this November.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Missouri Senate chamber renovations moving forward

Missouri Senate chamber renovations moving forwardOfficials have selected the low bidder to undertake a renovation project involving the Missouri Senate chamber.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Biden to announce $450M in job training grants

Biden to announce $450M in job training grantsVice President Biden will announce the winners Monday of $450 million in job training grants for some 270 community colleges across the country.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Illinois

Report: 12 firms linked to Rauner went bankrupt

Report: 12 firms linked to Rauner went bankruptA published report says that at least a dozen of the many companies owned by the investment firm of GOP governor candidate Bruce Rauner have gone bankrupt.
  • Illinois
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Obama: No nation immune to climate change

Obama: No nation immune to climate changeIn the first international test for his climate-change strategy, President Barack Obama pressed world leaders Tuesday to follow the United States' lead on the issue, even as a United Nations summit revealed the many obstacles that still stand in the way of wider...
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Conservative author avoids prison in campaign finance case

Conservative author avoids prison in campaign finance caseDinesh D'Souza was sentenced to five years of probation Tuesday for campaign finance violations. He also will be required to live for eight months at a San Diego confinement center.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Health

Gov. Chris Christie said to have lost 85 pounds

Gov. Chris Christie said to have lost 85 poundsChris Christie reportedly has lost 85 pounds since he had lap-band surgery last year.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Illinois

Rauner gets support from black Chicago pastors

Rauner gets support from black Chicago pastorsIllinois' gubernatorial campaigns promoted community investments Monday, as Republican Bruce Rauner touted his philanthropic work in Chicago's black communities while Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn made a series of stops announcing various state investments.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Local

Former STL Record of Deeds defends odd spending record

Former STL Record of Deeds defends odd spending recordNew allegations are surfacing about former St. Louis Recorder of Deeds Sharon Quigley Carpenter and how she ran that office for more than three decades. NewsChannel 5 obtained more than 200 pages of bank statements showing travel to the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City...
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

First STL County Executive candidate debate set

First STL County Executive candidate debate setThe first St. Louis County Executive debate has been announced between Council Councilman Steve Stenger and State Rep. Rick Stream.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

Anti-Semitic candidate aims for U.S. Senate seat

Anti-Semitic candidate aims for U.S. Senate seatA racist, anti-semitic candidate for U.S. Senate has placed signs around from Northern Kentucky telling voters "With Jews You Lose."
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

Libertarian gubernatorial candidate will be on Ill. ballot

Libertarian gubernatorial candidate will be on Ill. ballotA Sangamon County judge on Thursday rejected the Republican Party's attempt to have a Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor struck from the Nov. 4 ballot.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

House votes to arm, train Syrian rebels

House votes to arm, train Syrian rebelsA wary Congress voted Wednesday to authorize President Obama's mission to arm and train Syrian rebel forces as part of the administration's effort to dismantle the threat posed by the Islamic State militant group.
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  • 1 month ago
Illinois

GOP seeks to knock Libertarian off Ill. ballot

GOP seeks to knock Libertarian off Ill. ballotA Sangamon County judge is considering an appeal by Republican attorneys to remove a Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor from the November ballot.
  • Illinois
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Mo. leaders meet, discuss Ferguson in private meeting

Mo. leaders meet, discuss Ferguson in private meetingNewsChannel 5 has learned about a private meeting to discuss Ferguson attended by top Missouri politicians.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

Read the Senate's secret rule book

Read the Senate's secret rule bookThe U.S. Senate has for years lived by a secret book of rules that governs everything from how many sheets of paper and potted plants each Senate office is allotted to when Senators can use taxpayer money to charter planes or boats.
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  • 1 month ago