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  • Belleville man charged with attempted bank robbery

    ST. CHARLES, MO – The Monroe County State’s Attorney’s Office has charged Benjamin A. Ducey with attempted bank robbery. The charges against the 28-year-old from Belleville are for an attempted bank robbery in Waterloo Illinois. Charges include intimidation and physical harm. Ducey is currently being held at the St. Charles County Justice Center.

  • Missouri Lottery looking for two $1 million winning ticket holders

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Two winning $1 million dollar lottery tickets were sold in Missouri for this weekend’s Mega Millions and Powerball drawings. The Missouri Lottery is looking for the winning ticket holders. You can see all of the unclaimed prizes at MoLottery.com. The Missouri Lottery says that a $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold at the U-Gas at 10743 Watson Road, in St. Louis. A $1 million winning Mega Millions ticket was sold at Wagner’s One Stop, 9267 […]

  • Tim Ezell is back making pancakes on FOX 2

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Tim Ezell showed up for work this morning.  Too bad he’s at the wrong job.  Ezell is in south St. Louis at Chris’ Pancakes.  His first day back on-air at FOX 2 is today.  He’s surprising their customers with custom hotcakes.

  • Pet of the Week: Goose

    ST. LOUIS – Goose is our pet of the week. He is a 4-year-old mini-Australian Shepherd mix and is a fluffy ball of sweetness. Goose enjoys going on walks, keeps his kennel clean, and loves everyone he meets. He’s a very laid back boy who wants all of your attention and likes to snuggle and get ear scratches. You can visit Goose at the Metro East Humane Society at 8495 IL-143 in Edwardsville, Illinois. For more information, visit MEHS.org or call 618-656-4405.

  • LeBron James backed ‘Blaze Pizza’ giving away thousands of pizzas for grand opening

    RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. – A new restaurant backed by LeBron James is giving away free pizzas Tuesday. Blaze Pizza tells FOX 2 that anyone who visits their new location between 10:30am to 9:00pm and follows them on social media tomorrow will receive a FREE build-your-own pizza. The chain’s record for giving away pizzas is 2,700. They want their Richmond Heights location to beat that record. Blaze Pizza opened their Richmond Heights location today at 8039 Dale Ave. The location is […]

  • 65-year-old struck and killed on Chippewa near Hampton

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A 65-year-old man was struck and killed Sunday afternoon in a busy shopping area of south St. Louis. According to police, the accident occurred at 12:45 p.m. on October 21 in the 6300 block of Chippewa Street. Investigators learned a 61-year-old man was about to move his 2015 Jeep Compass from a business parking lot onto Chippewa when he struck a pedestrian who crossed in front of the vehicle. The pedestrian, identified as Richard Steger, fell and […]

  • Why PETA says drinking cow’s milk is a symbol for white supremacists

    ST. LOUIS, MO — An article posted to the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals website is going viral. PETA says that milk is the perfect drink for (even unwitting) white supremacists. That statement by PETA is meant to be provocative. The group says that they’re trying to stop people from drinking milk from cows. PETA says that milk has long been a symbol of white supremacy. They don’t provide much of an explanation but the New York Times […]

  • Hermann tourist trolley crash kills SUV driver; several injured

    HERMANN, Mo. – New details on a fatal crash involving a tourist trolley in Hermann Saturday afternoon.  The Missouri Highway Patrol reports seven people on the trolley, including the driver, were injured in the crash that killed the driver of a SUV and injured her two grandchildren. The patrol reports Paula Heidemann, 55, turned out of Village Plaza and onto highway 100.  Her SUV was hit by the trolley. The highway closed as first responders rushed in to treat the […]

  • Keith Urban serenades sick ‘super fan’ in hospital room

    TOLEDO, Oh. — Country star Keith Urban made a fan’s dream come true by serenading her in her hospital room. Marissa English is battling a number of conditions including an inoperable cyst on her brain, scoliosis, and cerebral palsy. Urban took the time to visit her before his show Thursday in Toledo, Ohio. Keith urban personally serenades English from her hospital bed in downtown Toledo. Marissa’s family was unsure she’d ever get to meet the man she’s dubbed “Mr. Hottie.” […]

  • Study: No regular exercise can be worse than smoking

    ST. LOUIS, MO — There is another good reason to get up and move. Researchers say that not exercising can be worse for you than smoking. Having a sedentary lifestyle is even worse than diabetes and heart disease according to a new study. After comparing those who don’t exercise to the those who exercise regularly scientists found the risk associated with death is nearly 400 percent higher.

  • Money saver: Get 60% off athletic gear

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Time to get up and get going and save on fall athletic favorites. Men’s and women’s athletic gear is on sale for up to 60-percent off at 6pm.com. Check out brand names like Under Armour, Adidas, Inov-8, Brooks and more. Get free shipping on orders over $50. Grab this deal here

  • Funeral for murdered Godfrey, Illinois trustee today

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Funeral services will be held today for murdered Godfrey, Illinois trustee Edlon “Twirp” Williams. The 87-year-old, who also worked as a real estate agent, was killed during an attempted robbery at a property in Alton last Tuesday. Williams’ funeral is at 10am this morning at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church on State Street in Alton. Police have charged Donald Nelson, 34, in connection to Williams’ murder.