Suspect in California librarian’s death had Missouri run-ins

Authorities say a man charged in the killing of a California librarian was repeatedly thrown out of libraries throughout the St. Louis area earlier this year after causing disturbances

  Funding government without border wall appears back on table

The White House set the tone Tuesday when press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated that Trump doesn't want to shut down the government, though just last week he said he'd be "proud" to do so.
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  Report skewers VA for neglecting suicide prevention outreach

The report shows a lack of leadership from the Trump administration is directly impacting the VA’s ability to reach suicidal veterans.

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What you need to know Dec. 19

First Alert: Cooler temps this evening before clouds move in

Man carries machete into jail tucked under skin roll, police say

Kentucky House called into session by gov. adjourns without passing pension bill

Escaped Pike County inmate found in hot tub wearing jumpsuit

An escaped Pike County inmate was captured and booked into the county’s holding facility Tuesday evening.
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  Funding government without border wall appears back on table

The White House set the tone Tuesday when press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated that Trump doesn't want to shut down the government, though just last week he said he'd be "proud" to do so.

  Budget cuts delay repairs at Southeast Missouri State University

Charleston DPS: Over 20 vehicles damaged by person with BB gun

2.3 magnitude quake felt in southeast MO

Southeast MO twin brothers found with thousands of rounds of ammunition; allegedly planned attack

Ducks, videos, parties part of scathing state audit of Fish & Wildlife

Newborn ugly Christmas sweater party at PA hospital

MO Rep. Smith speaks out about possible gov’t shutdown

Carbondale 2018 State of the City Address held

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  Elon Musk unveils prototype for underground highways

Elon Musk unveiled an experimental tunnel that aims to ease traffic congestion in major cities.

SPORTS

Morant beats the buzzer in Murray’s 66-64 win over Evansville

St. Louis Cardinals Caravan dates announced

Kansas City Chiefs defeats Baltimore Ravens 27-24 in OT

SEMO falls to SIU 83 -73

  Bulldogs win SEMO conference boys basketball tournament in Sikeston

The SEMO Conference boys basketball tournament concludes with championship play Friday, December 7 in Sikeston, Missouri.

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Husband, wife accused of staging wife’s kidnapping by boyfriend

New Kentucky lawmakers watch pension debate from sidelines

Missouri governor wants law for online sales tax collections

Missing Ste. Genevieve man’s body found in Potosi, MO; wife faces murder charge

  Man wanted, accused of killing his wife in Caruthersville, MO

A homicide investigation is underway in Caruthersville, Mo.
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Report: Facebook allowed companies to access users’ private messages in special partnerships, among other abilities

A New York Times report highlighted one particularly invasive example in which Netflix, Spotify and the Royal Bank of Canada were given the ability to read, write and delete the private messages of users.

  Woman arrested in deadly hit-and-run involving a pedestrian

Stolen truck, trailer, UTVs under investigation in Massac Co., IL

Man wanted in connection to death investigation arrested

Missing 88 year-old woman located

COMMUNITY

What you need to know Dec. 19

Shop with a cop in Farmington

Is 'Die Hard' a Christmas movie?

  Budget cuts delay repairs at Southeast Missouri State University

HEALTH

Doctors baffled after 11-year-old girl’s brain tumor disappears

Attorney General Beshear to fight Affordable Care Act ruling

  Affordable Care Act deadline is quickly approaching

Why HIPAA laws are causing concerns among parents