FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - An 18-year-old black man shot and killed by a suburban St. Louis police officer was unarmed, police said Sunday during a news conference that occurred while hundreds of angry protesters gathered outside to demand answers. Police have not disclosed the name of the man who was... more »
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - A large crowd of angry residents confronted police officers Saturday afternoon, yelling such things as "kill the police" after an officer fatally shot a male in a St. Louis-area neighborhood. Officer Brian Schellman, spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Department, said "a couple hundred" people... more »
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The odds against winning $1 million in the Lottery: Astronomical. How about doing it twice? It happened to a man from Bonne Terre, Mo., Missouri Lottery officials said Tuesday. Ernest Pullen, 57, won $1 million with a "100 Million Dollar Blockbuster" Scratchers ticket in June. And... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Wednesday night's $258.5 million Powerball jackpot was captured by a ticket sold in Missouri. Louisiana Lottery officials say there were no winners of the top prizes in Lotto and Easy 5. There was two $200,000 Powerball consolation ticket sold in Louisiana. The tickets sold in... more »
LAFAYETTE, La., Jan. 4, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LHC Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:LHCG), one of the largest providers of home health services in the United States, announced today that it has acquired 100% of the assets of Access Hospice Care located in Branson, Missouri.
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Dave Baker grew up in Granite City, Illinois just across the river from downtown St. Louis. After high school, he attended Western Illinois University graduating in 1991 with a degree in Meteorology/Geography with a minor in Broadcasting. While at Western he was a radar operator and storm spotter for McDonough... more »