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Prosecutor Declines To Charge Southwest Airlines Pilot Accused Of Have Gun

Prosecutor Declines To Charge Southwest Airlines Pilot Accused Of Have Gun

By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after Transportation Security Administration agents found a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage before his flight left St. Louis Lambert Airport will not face criminal charges, a Missouri prosecutor’s office said Friday. “The warrant was refused today on Unlawful use of a…

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St. Louis Police Issue Order Acknowledge Journalist Rights

St. Louis Police Issue Order Acknowledge Journalist Rights

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police officers will be required each month to read and acknowledge an order reiterating the rights of journalists. The move comes after editors from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch met last month with Mayor Lyda Krewson and interim police Chief Lawrence O’Toole to discuss officer-journalist relationships. One of the newspaper’s…

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NATIONAL NEWS

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry Over Sale Of A Convent

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry Over Sale Of A Convent

By ANDREW DALTON, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent. The jury found Friday that entrepreneur…

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Reverend Jesse Jackson Discloses Parkinson’s Disease Diagnoses

Reverend Jesse Jackson Discloses Parkinson’s Disease Diagnoses

By SOPHIA TAREEN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson’s disease and plans to “dedicate” himself to physical therapy to slow the progress of the disease. In a letter to supporters, the 76-year-old civil rights icon said family and…

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SPORTS NEWS

Mizzou Football Stomps Tennessee for Fourth Straight Win

Mizzou Football Stomps Tennessee for Fourth Straight Win

Columbia, MO(AP)-In his final home game, Missouri’s Ish Witter gashed Tennessee’s defense for 216 yards rushing as the Tigers cruised to a 50-17 victory on Saturday night. Witter averaged 9.0 yards per carry and scored a touchdown while exceeding 2,000 yards rushing for his career. Witter, generously listed at 5-foot-10 and 200 pounds, has never…

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Blues Need Shootout to Beat Coyotes

Blues Need Shootout to Beat Coyotes

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Under pressure in a shootout, Carter Hutton looked like a poised veteran. The backup goalie stopped both attempts he faced, and Brayden Schenn and Alexander Steen scored in the tiebreaker to lead the St. Louis Blues past the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Thursday night. St. Louis beat the Coyotes for the…

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