• U.S. Army Ranger John Moynihan

    Boston cop shot in face honored last year for aiding wounded comrade

    BOSTON, MA — Police officer and former U.S. Army Ranger John Moynihan was honored at the White House less than a year ago as one of the nation’s “Top Cops” for helping to save a transit officer wounded in a gunbattle with the Boston Marathon bombers. On Saturday, Moynihan, 34, was in a medically induced […]

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    Michael Sam among 105 ‘vets’ eyeing that elusive NFL job

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The strain and sweat on their faces showed just how much one more chance in the NFL means to Michael Sam and 104 others. Except for pro days for college players entering the draft, March isn’t usually a time for running sprints and drills before scouts. Then again, these “veterans” will […]

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    Rams Trade Bradford to Eagles, Get QB Foles in Return

    The St. Louis Rams made big news on the first day of the NFL free agent signing period, by trading their franchise quarterback. Sam Bradford, the Rams number one draft pick and top overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft has been dealt to the Philadelphia Eagles. In return the Rams receiver Eagles quarterback Nick […]

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    Vandals deface plaques honoring Vietnam veterans

    La Mesa, CA (KSWB) — Plaques at the La Mesa Vietnam War Memorial were recently defaced and the community is asking who would do such a thing? A war memorial dons the names of soldiers from El Cajon, Lemon Grove, Spring Valley, Lakeside and La Mesa. A few days ago, residents in the community discovered […]

  • Worries about the Ferguson home market

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – A Ferguson realtor is optimistic about the city’s future because predictions about a mass exodus have not materialized. Realtors and developers are key players when measuring said exodus. They’ve had several months now to anticipate change and deal with it. If nothing else, this has required great patience. You see ‘For […]

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    Police officer killed in ‘ambush,’ another one saved by radio

    ATLANTA, GA–  A suburban Atlanta police officer is dead after an apparent ambush, while his colleague’s life was spared by his radio. Fulton County Police officer Terence Green, 48, was killed Wednesday in Fairburn, Georgia. A second officer was shot in the hip, but suffered no injuries. “It was actually his radio — the bullet […]

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    1-800-DOUBTS: A new helpline for troubled atheists

     The man on the line sounds nervous.  He’s been a Christian for 20 years but can’t believe in the Bible anymore. He hasn’t told his friends or family and still sits, uneasy, in church each Sunday. “I feel like I’m lying,” he tells the woman on the other end of the phone. “I’m pretending to […]

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    Leonard Nimoy, Spock of Star Trek, dies at 83

    Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of “Star Trek’s” logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83. Nimoy died this morning in Bel Air, California, his son Adam Nimoy told CNN. According to his granddaughter, Madeleine Nimoy, the cause of death was chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. His “Star […]

  • Tom Schweich.

    Report: Schweich believed he was target of smears prior to death

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI) – Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich died Thursday as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 54. Clayton Police Chief Kevin Murphy said officers were called to the auditor’s home in the 7100 block of Wydown Boulevard just before 9:50 a.m. for a reported gunshot victim.They found Schweich on the […]


    Missouri sets execution date for man who stabbed ex-wife’s boyfriend

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI)- The Missouri Supreme Court set a mid-April execution date for Andre Cole, 52, of Normandy, who stabbed his ex-wife’s boyfriend 22 times over child support payments. According to our partners at the Post-Dispatch, Cole has been on death row in since he was convicted in 2001. He killed Anthony Curtis on […]

  • Veterans facility leaves vets cold

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Veterans arriving for scheduled appointments at the Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic on Manchester Road received a chilly reception in the lobby Monday morning. Saturday’s ice storm is blamed for shutting down the heating system in the front part of the building for several hours. Employees went about their day […]

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    Oscars 2015: 5 things we loved

    “Birdman” will go into the history books as 2014’s best picture winner, but the 87th Academy Awards will also be remembered for a handful of stirring moments — and a few awkward ones: “Glory” gets the glory Common and John Legend’s song “Glory,” written for the film “Selma,” had the Oscar crowd visibly moved with […]