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Friday, January 15, 2021

Missouri's Emily Hernandez Took Nancy Pelosi's Sign in Capitol Riot, Feds Say

Posted By on Fri, Jan 15, 2021 at 7:04 PM

Well, it was bound to happen: A Missourian has been charged in the U.S. Capitol riots. Emily Hernandez of Sullivan in Franklin County made a memorable cameo in January 6 footage of the extremists, snagging Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi's broken nameplate and parading it around the Capitol...

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

St. Louis Lawyer for QAnon Shaman: Trump 'Invited' Mob to Capitol Riot

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 8:27 PM

The St. Louis attorney representing a widely photographed member of the mob that burst into the U.S. Capitol on January 6 argues that his spear-carrying client did not commit the federal crimes of violent entry and disorderly conduct because, essentially, President Donald Trump had invited the mob to do...

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Church Arsonist Now Suspected in Window-Smashing Spree

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 7:04 PM

A St. Louis man convicted of setting fires to churches in 2015 is wanted for smashing up a string of buildings, including multiple houses of worship. David Lopez Jackson, 40, was named by St. Louis police as the suspect in the recent vandalism spree. He has hit more than...

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Missouri Moving to Next Phase of Vaccine Rollout, Includes 65-Year-Olds

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 4:45 PM

This story was originally published by the Missouri Independent. First responders and emergency medical services can receive their initial dose of a coronavirus vaccine, with Missourians 65 years and older and those with underlying health conditions that put them at higher risk eligible to receive their first doses Monday....

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St. Louis Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Killing Her Sister

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 3:52 PM

A St. Louis County woman who killed her sister in 2018 was sentenced today to twenty years in prison. Sylvia Brown, 60, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and armed criminal action for the shooting of 59-year-old Brenda Brown. The sisters lived together in the 2500 block of Dukeland Drive,...

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You Can Now Sign Up to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Notifications in St. Louis City

Posted By on Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 8:24 AM

If you live in the City of St. Louis and would like to receive notifications about upcoming COVID-19 vaccination opportunities there is a new website where you can sign up for updates. Similar to the system announced in St. Louis County earlier this week, the site hosted by the city's...

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

SNL Actress Leslie Jones Says Cori Bush Is the ‘Keep it Real Queen’

Posted By on Wed, Jan 13, 2021 at 7:46 PM

Actress and comedian Leslie Jones is probably best known for her time as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, but lately she’s become quite a star on Twitter, too. Jones has been posting video clips of news shows and adding her own commentary, and the people of Twitter...

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Here's How Missouri's Reps Voted on Trump Impeachment

Posted By on Wed, Jan 13, 2021 at 5:13 PM

Donald Trump became the first president to be impeached twice this afternoon when the House of Representative voted in favor of an article accusing him of inciting last week's U.S. Capitol riot. Missouri's eight reps split along party lines. Democrats Cori Bush of St. Louis and Emanuel Cleaver of...

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Cori Bush: Impeach 'White Supremacist in Chief' Trump

Posted By on Wed, Jan 13, 2021 at 3:14 PM

Rep. Cori Bush jumped right into the impeachment talks today with a blistering 30-second speech, urging her colleagues to remove the "white supremacist in chief." The House of Representatives is considering an article of impeachment that accuses Donald Trump of "incitement of an insurrection" following last week's storming of...

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Pre-Registration for COVID-19 Vaccination in St. Louis County Now Open

Posted By on Tue, Jan 12, 2021 at 11:19 AM

The world might be a total mess for other reasons, but when it comes to the deadly COVID-19 pandemic, help is on the way. The St. Louis County Department of Public Health has set up a website where county residents and organizations can pre-register to get the vaccine and...

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