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With cheers, beers and tears, the St. Louis region greets the eclipse

2017-08-21 13:45:00 STLToday.com
For a few spectacular minutes, the moon blotted out the sun and the middle of America celebrated. Read Full Story ...

With headphones instead of glasses, Blind Missourians experience eclipse through narration

2017-08-21 13:36:00 STLToday.com
At the Missouri Council of the Blind?s ?Watch and Listen Party," visually impaired Missourians could hear a detailed description of the historic event. Read Full Story ...

The Latest: Police: Spain suspects all dead or under arrest

2017-08-21 13:21:03 STLToday.com
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) ? The Latest on the aftermath of the Spain attacks (all times local): Read Full Story ...

The nation gives a collective gasp as the moon blots the sun in historic US eclipse

2017-08-21 13:15:00 STLToday.com
Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and protective glasses Monday as the moon began blotting out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century Read Full Story ...

The Latest: Spain fugitive flashed bomb belt before shot

2017-08-21 13:04:02 STLToday.com
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) ? The Latest on the aftermath of the Spain attacks (all times local): Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Little park off the beaten path attracts eclipse viewers from afar

2017-08-21 12:50:00 STLToday.com
"I knew Ashland was dead-center," one man said. Read Full Story ...

Little park off the beaten path out

2017-08-21 12:40:00 STLToday.com
ASHLAND, Mo. ? Dan Rodriguez sat in his lawn chair under the shade of an old tree, cracked open a copy of "Einstein: His Life & Universe," and waited. Read Full Story ...

For a Canadian couple, eclipse trip to Festus was 7 years in the making

2017-08-21 12:30:00 STLToday.com
An Ontario couple said their trip to Festus to watch the eclipse was seven years in the making. Read Full Story ...

And so it begins: Total eclipse sweeps ashore in Oregon and is headed our way

2017-08-21 12:15:00 STLToday.com
Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and protective glasses Monday as the moon began blotting out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Weldon Spring Cell gives eclipse watchers 360-degree view

2017-08-21 11:45:00 STLToday.com
Highest spot in St. Charles County could see two minutes of totality. Read Full Story ...

And so it begins: Moon begins blotting out the sun in historic US eclipse

2017-08-21 11:45:00 STLToday.com
Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and protective glasses Monday as the moon began blotting out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century Read Full Story ...

The Latest: Police shoot and kill Barcelona van attacker

2017-08-21 11:41:28 STLToday.com
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) ? The Latest on the aftermath of the Spain attacks (all times local): Read Full Story ...

7 shows for your radar this week (Aug. 21-27)

2017-08-21 11:30:00 STLToday.com
After the eclipse, streaming shows are a bright spot on the schedule. Read Full Story ...

Imo's inks hoops hotshot Tatum for pizza plugs

2017-08-21 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Former Chaminade prep star, Tatum was third overall NBA draftee Read Full Story ...

Loop Trolley opponent appeals lawsuit's dismissal

2017-08-21 11:30:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County judge tossed out opponents' lawsuit in March. Read Full Story ...

Camp tour: Run-stuffer Williams closer to home with Titans

2017-08-21 11:26:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis native played his high school football at Jefferson City. Read Full Story ...

ASL Strategic Fund asks Community Health to replace CEO

2017-08-21 11:17:00 STLToday.com
The hospital chain owns four Missouri hospitals. Read Full Story ...

Ortiz: Cards must remember history, pull Leake before it's too late

2017-08-21 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Mike Leake is the 2017 version of Jaime Garcia, who stayed in the rotation just long enough to help derail the 2016 team?s faint playoff hopes. Read Full Story ...

The Latest: Car drove at high speed across Catalan vineyard

2017-08-21 11:05:17 STLToday.com
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) ? The Latest on the aftermath of the Spain attacks (all times local): Read Full Story ...

'Whoas' and 'ahs" as Rockwood's Fairway Elementary begins rolling out its eclipse plans

2017-08-21 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Fairway, like many schools in the region, has spend hours of preparation seeking to ensure that students experience the total solar eclipse in an orderly and safe manner. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Ortiz: Cardinals must learn from history, pull Leake

2017-08-21 10:58:00 STLToday.com
Everywhere you go these days, somebody reminds you what happens to those who ignore history. Each side of the cultural divide makes that argument to suit its purpose. Read Full Story ...

Cardinals swap Piscotty for Voit and introduce another outfielder to mix

2017-08-21 10:26:00 STLToday.com
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. ? While the Cardinals considered many options for their roster roulette this past weekend, ultimately the one they settled on should have been obvious from the change in Luke Voit's role. Read Full Story ...

Cards swap Voit for Piscotty, adding another outfielder to the mix

2017-08-21 10:26:00 STLToday.com
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. ? While the Cardinals considered many options for their roster roulette this past weekend, ultimately the one they settled on should have been obvious from the change in Luke Voit's role. Read Full Story ...

In Carbondale, 15,000-seat stadium sold out for eclipse viewing

2017-08-21 10:15:00 STLToday.com
With one of the longest durations of totality in the country, today Carbondale becomes eclipse-central. Read Full Story ...

From cheering in Carbondale to the Schlafly beer bus headed south, eclipse fever spikes

2017-08-21 10:15:00 STLToday.com
If you haven?t decided to join the total solar eclipse?s 70-mile-wide parade path across the nation, this is your chance. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



CBS Features Former SIUE Provost Hahs for Eclipse Fascination

2017-08-21 09:55:00 SIUE.edu
Former SIUE Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Sharon Hahs was featured on today?s CBS Morning News for her special interest in following eclipses. View the interview here. Hahs joined the SIUE faculty in January 1995 as a chemistry professor in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS). During her 12-year tenure on campus,... Read Full Story ...

A wedding anniversary under the Chesterfield sun

2017-08-21 09:45:00 STLToday.com
Macoupin County couple travels to Chesterfield for eclipse and celebration. Read Full Story ...

From cheering in Carbondale to tailgating in Festus, eclipse fever spikes

2017-08-21 09:45:00 STLToday.com
If you haven?t decided to join the total solar eclipse?s 70-mile-wide parade path across the nation, this is your chance. Read Full Story ...

Schlafly partygoers head south to watch eclipse, with plenty of beer in tow

2017-08-21 09:44:00 STLToday.com
"We can't control the weather, but we can control the beer." Read Full Story ...

On Illinois farms, where labor is tight, foreign workers are welcomed

2017-08-21 09:30:00 STLToday.com
Some say they couldn't survive without immigrant labor. Read Full Story ...

Transportation departments reporting light traffic for Monday's rush hour

2017-08-21 09:30:00 STLToday.com
Transportation departments in Missouri and Illinois reported light traffic Monday morning. Read Full Story ...

Traffic light for rush hour in STL area, but heavier in southern areas

2017-08-21 09:30:00 STLToday.com
Transportation departments in Missouri and Illinois reported light traffic Monday morning. Read Full Story ...

Eclipse crowds in St. Louis region: From tailgate feel in Festus to NASA lovers in Jefferson City

2017-08-21 09:15:00 STLToday.com
If you haven?t decided to join the total solar eclipse?s 70-mile-wide parade path across the nation, this is your chance. Read Full Story ...

Festus folks start filling parking lot, like an eclipse tailgate

2017-08-21 09:07:00 STLToday.com
Cars slowly filled a gravel parking lot adjacent to West City Park in Festus, where the St. Louis Science Center was set up to live stream the event and where vendors circled a field. Read Full Story ...

8 am news



In Missouri's capital city, NASA sets up shop for eclipse

2017-08-21 08:46:00 STLToday.com
Jefferson City is among seven places in the nation where NASA is broadcasting the Aug. 21, 2017 total solar eclipse. Read Full Story ...

Rural Missouri man charged with killing his stepson

2017-08-21 08:45:00 STLToday.com
BOWLING GREEN, Mo. ? A man and his stepson got into a physical argument that led to the older man shooting his stepson in the stomach, authorities said. Read Full Story ...

Pilots take to the air to avoid eclipse traffic around St. Louis region

2017-08-21 08:30:00 STLToday.com
Airports in Missouri and Southern Illinois are expecting heavy traffic from private pilots flying in to see the eclipse Monday. Read Full Story ...

Pilots fly in to St. Louis region for eclipse

2017-08-21 08:30:00 STLToday.com
Airports in Missouri and Southern Illinois are expecting heavy traffic from private pilots flying in to see the eclipse Monday. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Some clouds, storms possible for eclipse viewers in St. Louis area

2017-08-21 06:45:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? The National Weather Service is predicting a hot, humid, partly cloudy day for the St. Louis region Monday, and said any effect on eclipse viewing will depend on the type of clouds and their location. Read Full Story ...

Clouds not expected to be a 'show-stopper' for eclipse viewing in St. Louis region

2017-08-21 06:45:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? Here's the one forecast you've been waiting for: There may be some clouds, but they shouldn't be a show-stopper. Read Full Story ...

Tipsheet: D-Backs, Rockies allow Cards within wild card range

2017-08-21 06:40:00 STLToday.com
Colorado and Arizona are in the midst of August swoons, which has opened the door for the Cardinals in the wild card race. Read Full Story ...

Hochman: From Wally Moon to 'Moonlight' Graham, sports and stars are often aligned

2017-08-21 06:15:00 STLToday.com
On Monday, you might have heard, the moon will block the sun, and while astronomers say that hasn?t happened since 1979, they indubitably overlooked that night in 2008, when the Toronto Raptors? Jamario Moon blocked a shot by Steve Nash? Read Full Story ...

St. Charles County police dog missing

2017-08-21 06:06:00 STLToday.com
?Tank,? a 2-year-old, 70-pound Hanoverian Hound, was last seen early Monday morning in St. Peters. Read Full Story ...

Missing St. Charles County police dog has been located

2017-08-21 06:06:00 STLToday.com
?Tank,? a 2-year-old, 70-pound Hanoverian Hound, was found early Monday after going missing in St. Peters. Read Full Story ...

McCaskill, gearing for a tough re-election fight, turned over Rosie O'Donnell donations to charity

2017-08-21 06:00:00 STLToday.com
Details of her first $2-plus million in campaign expenditures show how modern campaigns scrub, vet donations in the give-and-take of politics. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



Who's hot (Piscotty), who's not (Leake) for Cards

2017-08-21 05:44:00 STLToday.com
Stephen Piscotty returned to the big leagues with a flourish Sunday, but Mike Leake doomed the Cardinals with another awful performance. Read Full Story ...

Another Leake loss spoils Cardinals' fun-filled day

2017-08-21 05:30:00 STLToday.com
Cards' road trip started with eight runs against Mike Leake at Fenway Park, and finished with six runs against him in three innings at the MLB Little League Classic on Sunday night. Read Full Story ...

4 am news



Eclipse day is here. Are you ready?

2017-08-21 04:00:00 STLToday.com
If you haven?t decided to join the total solar eclipse?s 70-mile-wide parade path across the nation, this is your chance. Read Full Story ...

1 am news



Thomas: Belleville roots propel Jackson to NFL

2017-08-21 01:00:00 STLToday.com
After starting at USC, Adoree' Jackson takes his dynamic talents to the Tennessee Titans. Read Full Story ...

12 am news



10 sailors missing in collision between US warship, tanker

2017-08-21 00:26:37 STLToday.com
SINGAPORE (AP) ? Ten U.S. sailors are missing after a collision between the USS John S. McCain and a tanker early Monday east of Singapore, the second accident involving a ship from the Navy's 7th Fleet in the Pacific in? Read Full Story ...

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