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Afternoon update: Two Caruthersville officers injured

Two Caruthersville police officers are injured after a man allegedly struck them with a piece of wood, possibly from a kitchen chair. Two Caruthersville police officers are injured after a man allegedly struck them with a piece of wood, possibly from a kitchen chair.

Two Caruthersville police officers are injured and three men were arrested after an incident last night with several members of the same family.  One man is accused of hitting the officers with a piece of wood.  Holly Brantley talked to a woman who witnessed it.

A judge's order this morning requires Commander Premier Aircraft Corporation to vacate a hangar at the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport immediately.  Kathy Sweeney explains what this means for the city.

Officers from the Miner Police Department arrested a Sikeston man for attempted burglary after they say he tried to take keys to the stores in the Sikeston Outlet Mall.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, four area convenience stores were scammed out of $200 each.

After weeks of political brinkmanship in Congress, the threat of a partial government shutdown appeared to ease Monday with the disclosure that money to aid victims of natural disasters may last through the end of the budget year after all.

The government watchdog group the Civic Federation says in a report that Illinois could be $8.3 billion in the red when the fiscal year ends next June.

Would you prefer to be checked out by a cashier or do it yourself?  Some grocery store chains nationwide are bagging the do-it-yourself option, once considered the wave of the future, in the name of customer service.

Normally, parishioners are asked to give back to church, but a New Jersey pastor gave $30,000 to his congregation, and then asked them to pay it forward.

The St. Louis Cardinals are just one game back of Atlanta for the NL wildcard.  The Cardinals close with a three-game series at Houston, which has the worst record in the major leagues, while Atlanta hosts Philadelphia, which has the best mark.  Sign up for our text alerts to stay updated with your favorite team.

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