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Someone on the grand jury that is hearing evidence in the shooting of Michael Brown might have been talking about the case to friends. The St. Louis County prosecutor’s office confirms to the Washington Post that it is investigating the possibility, after a Tweet appeared Wednesday morning from a woman claiming [...]
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
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A former Springfield police officer that shot an unarmed man has been sentenced to probation and can never again work in a job that involves carrying a gun. KOLR reports Jason Shuck pleaded guilty Wednesday to unintentional use of deadly force, which is a misdemeanor. He shot Eric Butts in May [...]
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
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A House Committee that will delve into the merger of the state Water Patrol into the Highway Patrol is holding its first hearing today. Among those in attendance is Craig Ellingson, the father of 20 year-old Brandon Ellingson who died while in Water Patrol custody on the Lake of the [...]
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
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Quite a few late night starts as the Royals and Cardinals open on the west coast taking on the Angels and Dodgers respectively.  Here is the post season schedule for the divisional series. Follow our ball clubs on Twitter @Missourisports and check Missourinet.com for the latest news on both teams. [...]
Wed, Oct 01, 2014
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