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St. Francois County jail faces class-act...

St. Francois County jail in Farmington is facing a class-action lawsuit for “unlawful” conditions. // Courtesy Missouri Independent When Bonne Terre resident Robert Hopple entered the St. Francois County Detention Center in May 2018,

Local News
Up, Up and Away: Stocks Defy Gravity

Despite the deadly coronavirus pandemic and its economic damage, the stock market is soaring. How long can equities stay aloft?

Business
As Missouri deals with ongoing teacher s...

The struggle is real for Missouri when it comes to a constant shortage of K-12 public school teachers. The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) wants to ramp up its teacher workforce by seizing the opportunity in a relevant setting.

Local Culture
Latest from Missouri: Tigers 'unlikely' ...

Players had returned to Columbia after having the option to return home to spend the Christmas holiday with family. One source told the Tribune the Tigers have "more than a dozen" cases of COVID-19. The source added that Missouri's current coronavirus ...

Local News
Trump’s hesitation on relief bill will delay aid payments

The $900 billion economic relief package that President Donald Trump signed over the weekend will deliver vital aid to millions of struggling households and businesses. Yet his nearly one-week delay i

Local News
No Music City Bowl, but Iowa football's ...

Perhaps more surprising than Missouri pulling out of Wednesday's scheduled Music City Bowl was the number of Iowa fans who planned to go to the game.

Sports
Some Missouri international college stud...

COVID-19 has interrupted the flow of international college students to the U.S. this school year. Travel restrictions and problems trying to get a student visa are the main reasons. The National Association of International Educators says about one million college students from other countries are studying in the U.

Local News
Things Are Heating Up on 'The Bachelorette'—Here's the Season 16,...

On this week's "Bachelorette" episode, Clare explores the bachelors' love languages, and things get a little steamy!

TV
Run One of These 3 Holiday-Themed Virtua...

Work off those quarantine pounds while still having fun—by participating in one of these holiday virtual races.

Wellness
General Mills Releases 'Buddy the Elf' C...

Let's stick to the four main food groups for breakfast—candy, candy canes, candy corns, and syrup!

Products & Promotions
New 'Bachelorette,' New Drama: Here's the Season 16, Episode 1 Re...

"The Bachelorette" returns to ABC and the drama's already started! (Warning: spoilers ahead)

TV
Twitter Reacts to 'Mike Pence's Fly'

After the Vice-Presidential 2020 Debate, "Mike Pence's Fly" is what's trending on Twitter!

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That Bernie Sanders Inauguration Meme Is...

The Bernie Sanders meme has now been reincarnated as a crewneck sweatshirt by none other than the official Bernie Sanders campaign itself!

Style
RECALL: 3 Million Vehicles From Ford Due...

Roughly 3 million vehicles in the United States and Canada are being recalled by Ford due to faulty airbags. The devices were manufactured by a company that has been linked to the deaths of 18 people, as well as injuries in 400 drivers or passengers.

Automotive
Pup, Pup, Hooray! Major Biden's 'Indoguration' Raised More Than $...

Major Biden's virtual 'Indoguration' event raised over $200,000 for the Delaware Humane Association from which he was adopted in 2018.

National News
'Selena + Chef' Season 2 Just Dropped, '...

Selena Gomez's HBOMax show, "Selena + Chef," dropped on January 21. Gomez will host a Season 2 #CookAlong and Watch Party on Twitter on January 24.

TV
Baseball Legend Hank Aaron Dies at 86

Famed MLB legend and home run king Hank Aaron passed away on Friday, his daughter confirmed to WSB-TV. He was 86. He broke the all-time home run record on April 8, 1974.

Sports
Waffle Crisp Breakfast Cereal Is Back on the Shelves After Being ...

Celebrate like you're back in grade school watching Saturday morning cartoons, Baby! This mapley sweet cereal hits the spot every time.

Products & Promotions
The UNO Card Game Is Turning 50

Invented in 1971, the colorful, think-on-your-feet game was invented in an Ohio barbershop and celebrates 50 years of bringing families together. Two special-edition anniversary UNO games are already available in stores.

Local Culture
New Gadget Lets You Create Your Own Lips...

The new device by Yves Saint Laurent creates individual lipstick applications in tandem with your smartphone. It's runway debut happened at the Consumer Electronics Show this year.

Style
Balloon With Girl's Christmas List Travels From Kansas to Louisia...

A little girl's balloon traveled over 600 miles to Louisiana and was discovered by a man who found her special letter inside.

Travel
12 Throwback Films Will Return to the Bi...

Fathom Events and the TCM Big Screen Classics Series introduce a new generation to these legendary films. Check out these 12 classic movies to see if yours made the list.

Events
We Ranked Every Song on Taylor Swift's '...

Taylor Swift's surprise 2020 release is still running circles in our heads. Every song on Taylor Swift's "folklore," the "biggest album of the year," ranked.

Music
Goldfish Cheddar and Sour Cream Snack Crackers Hitting Shelves So...

Running out of snacks already? Never fear, Goldfish is here!

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