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U.S. Rep. Aaron `Downton Abbey' Schock is kind of like Abe Lincoln?

2015-03-30 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Yes . . . in terms questionable travel expenses. Read Full Story ...

Artist buries art across St. Louis for Easter hunt

2015-03-30 07:25:00 BND.com

A St. Louis artist is planning an unusual Easter art project in the city.

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6 am news



3 Mississippi River ports in Arkansas to be dredged

2015-03-30 06:55:00 BND.com

Three Mississippi River ports in Arkansas will be dredged this year as part of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project to open channels that are often clogged by silt…

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5 am news



UnitedHealth to buy pharmacy benefits manager Catamaran

2015-03-30 05:40:00 BND.com

The nation's largest health insurer, UnitedHealth, has muscled up in its fight against rising specialty drug costs, spending more than $12 billion to buy pharmacy benefits manager Catamaran Corp.

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4 am news



Police: Motorcyclist dies in Kansas City crash

2015-03-30 04:05:00 BND.com

Kansas City, Kansas, police say a motorcyclist was killed in a crash with an SUV over the weekend.

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EXCHANGE: Peoria museum offers look at engineering

2015-03-30 04:05:00 BND.com

Staring at a dusty terrain ahead, sloping with muddy hills and peppered with trees, Brendan Patterson gripped the wheel of his dozer and prepared to charge forward.

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Man caught with drugs after trying to steal from store

2015-03-30 04:05:00 BND.com

Authorities say a Springfield man was caught with meth after trying to steal a cart full of merchandise from a business.

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3 am news



Northern Illinois drafting policy for smoke-free campus

2015-03-30 03:05:00 BND.com

Northern Illinois University has created a task force to write a draft policy for the state's Smoke-Free Campus Act, which goes into effect July 1.

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Kane County Cougars get special craft beer for 25th season

2015-03-30 03:05:00 BND.com

The Kane County Cougars are partnering with Two Brothers Brewing Company to have a special craft beer to mark the team's 25th season in Geneva.

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Central Illinois community college to host Lincoln exhibit

2015-03-30 03:05:00 BND.com

A traveling exhibit about President Abraham Lincoln will make a stop at a central Illinois community college next month.

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1 killed, 1 injured in crash on Chicago's Lower West Side

2015-03-30 03:05:00 BND.com

Authorities say a Chicago woman was killed and another was critically injured in a crash involving a semitrailer on city's Lower West Side.

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Union soldier's letters basis of upcoming play in Illinois

2015-03-30 03:05:00 BND.com

Apple River Fort State Historic Site is to host a play based on the real letters between a Union solider and his wife during the Civil War.

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2 am news



Hearing set for guardsman accused of plotting attacks

2015-03-30 02:05:00 BND.com

A federal judge is scheduled to hold a detention hearing for a 22-year-old Illinois Army National Guard soldier accused of plotting a terrorist attack on a military facility with his…

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12 am news



Officials: Slow justice at fault in Chicago man's long con

2015-03-30 00:40:00 BND.com

Prosecutors and consumer advocates say they're frustrated by a civil justice system that moves too slowly.

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Bill McClellan: For redevelopment of proposed NFL stadium site, look to past not future

2015-03-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
If Huck Finn and his friend Jim had indeed rafted down the Mississippi in the days before the Civil War, they would have known they had arrived at St. Louis by the distinctive mound formation … Read Full Story ...

Ferguson-related bills slow to move through Missouri Legislature

2015-03-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Only two of the at least 60 bills related to the shooting death of Michael Brown have made substantial progress. Read Full Story ...

New test, technology mark start of state exams

2015-03-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Computer-based tests are based on new, controversial Common Core State Standards. Read Full Story ...

As the economy improves, more Missouri state workers are leaving

2015-03-30 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Missouri state employees are some of the lowest-paid in the nation, and are leaving their jobs at the highest rate since 2005. Read Full Story ...

Spence Jackson, spokesman for the late Tom Schweich, found dead

2015-03-30 00:00:00 STLToday.com
He had called for the resignation of a top Missouri GOP official in the wake of Schweich's death. Read Full Story ...



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