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    May 15, 2014

    St. Louis Has the 3rd Most Courteous Drivers in U.S.: Study

    You may feel the road rage during rush hour, but a new study says St. Louis drivers are actually the third nicest in the country. St. Louis comes in right behind No. 1 Portland and No. 2 Pittsburgh on a list of the most courteous drivers in the U.S., according to a study commissioned by roadside as ... More >>

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    April 18, 2013
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    October 30, 2012

    Belleville Man Gets 25 Years for Sexting With 11-Year-Old Girl

    Jack C. Baldwin Jr., a 46-year-old from Belleville, was sentenced yesterday to 25 years in federal prison for sexting back and forth with an 11-year-old girl, according to the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois. Last August, Baldwin admitted that he sent a pair of photos of his "nud ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2012

    Cell Phones To Be Added to Missouri "No Call" List Under Bill Sent to Governor

    The Missouri Senate yesterday unanimously passed a bill that would allow residents to add their cell phones to the state's "No Call" list that bars solicitors from calling or texting who don't want contact from vendors.In April the Missouri House passed House Bill 1549 in similar fashion with a 147- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2012

    Noah Bledsoe Sentenced to 15 Years for Having Sex with Male Minors

    Former St. Louis paramedic Noah Seth Bledsoe, 33, was sentenced in federal court to 15 years and supervised release for life for engaging in sexual activities with three minor males. Bledsoe had pleaded guilty to one count each of attempting to persuade a minor to engage in sexual activity, persuadi ... More >>

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    February 9, 2012
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    December 19, 2011

    Could Missouri's Repealed "Facebook Law" Have Prevented a Teacher's "Nasty" Texts?

    Image viaNasty textin' is not very teacherly. ​Folks who had supported Missouri's "Facebook Law," (which, before its repeal in October, had banned Facebook friendships between teachers and students) are not going to like this little tale out of Springfield. A 13-year-old boy testified last week in ... More >>

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    September 15, 2011

    How Venison Is Made

    Wikimedia Commons​Some animals have no survival instincts. Two fawns wandered through the automatic doors into a Suwanee, Georgia, Publix grocery store. In a case of Darwinism in action, the deer allowed themselves to be lured into the meat department after parading through the pharmacy and j ... More >>

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    August 5, 2011

    Angela Fletcher, Text Message Maniac, a No-Show in Court

    Angela M. Fletcher: There's now a warrant out for her arrest.​Angela Fletcher, the south-city divorcee who framed another woman by sending her own boyfriend 897 graphic, sexually violent text messages, was supposed to receive her sentence yesterday. A jury found Fletcher guilty last month of haras ... More >>

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    July 11, 2011

    Angela Fletcher: St. Louis Woman Sent Boyfriend 897 Harassing Texts

    Angela M. Fletcher was found guilty today by a St. Louis jury.​In July 2010, Angela Fletcher and her boyfriend, Nicholas Barrale, obtained orders of protection --  barring a St. Louis woman from harassing them via text message. The woman had allegedly sent Barrale hundreds of threatening mess ... More >>

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    May 12, 2011

    Brian Regan

    7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

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    March 24, 2011
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    April 16, 2009

    Bill to Ban DWT in Illinois Could Make Teens Very :(

    A bill under consideration in the Illinois Legislature would outlaw the act of "driving while texting" a.k.a. DWT.Those caught red-handed could face penalties ranging from $75 to $500 with the citiations working much like speeding tickets. Get more than three of them, and you could lose your license ... More >>