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  Man promised to turn self in if wanted poster got 15k ‘likes’ on Facebook

Police say they could have tracked the suspect down based on computer forensics, but it would have required resources usually used on more egregious cases.


  Volunteers, students help with sandbagging in East Cape Girardeau, Ill.

Mo. Governor surveys tornado damage in Jefferson City

  Woman, 86, identified as victim in deadly crash at I-64/I-57 split in Jefferson Co., Ill.

MODOT: Roads flooded due to rising waters in Mo.

Mo. train service suspended due to flooding from Missouri River

Trains could experience delays of up to six hours.
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  Tornado hits Missouri capital as deadly storms sweep state

The National Weather Service said it had received 22 reports of tornadoes by late Wednesday evening, although some of those could be duplicate reporting of the same twister.

Portion of I-55 open following flooding

What you need to know May 23

Border Patrol agent accused of sexually assaulting women

  102-year-old veteran looks back on his service in WWII

  First responders use phone feature to help save lives

VIDEO: Police chief chases off alligator with a shopping cart

  Autistic Ill. teen allegedly verbally attacked for wearing military gear gets worldwide support from veterans

  Ribbon cutting held for splash park in Murphysboro, Ill.

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62,000 lbs. of beef products recalled amid E. coli concerns

Aurora Packing Company, Inc., of North Aurora, Ill., is recalling about 62,112 pounds of raw beef products out of concerns that the products may be contaminated with E. coli.


Heartland quarterfinal baseball and girls soccer scores

Report: Denny Crum recovering from stroke

Legendary Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum is recovering from a stroke at a local hospital, according to a report.


  Former Thompsonville, Ill. principal arrested on grooming charges

Senior group to host law enforcement memorial ceremony in Cape Girardeau

  Bill awaiting Mo. Gov’s signature could help low income people get hearing aids

Flooding cancels Rendezvous at the Fort in Prairie du Rocher, Ill. for second time in 49 years

  Grilling safety tips you need to know before Memorial Day weekend

According to the National Fire Protection Association more than 10,000 home fires are started each year by grills.
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  NOAA predicts a ‘near normal’ 2019 hurricane season for the Atlantic

Near normal means a possibility of 9 to 15 named storms, 4 to 8 of which could become hurricanes.

  Missouri Highway Patrol has advice for Memorial Day weekend travelers

  Law enforcement hold torch run for Special Olympics

  Campsites, boat ramps still closed along flooded Mississippi River

Giant Abe Lincoln sculpture arrives in Springfield