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Ericka Oxford is facing charges for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student (Credit: St. Charles County) Ericka Oxford is facing charges for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student (Credit: St. Charles County)

Prosecutors: Fort Zumwalt volunteer had sexual relationship with student Video included

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An unpaid parent volunteer who has worked with the East High School boys track team has been arrested and charged with sexual contact with a student. 

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Greitens broke campaign finance laws, Missouri Ethics Commission says

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The Missouri Ethics Commission (MEC) said Friday they found reasonable grounds to believe laws had been broken regarding a campaign finance report filed by former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens. 

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McCaskill discuss protecting healthcare, debating Hawley

Sen. McCaskill speaks about the attempted hack of her computer systems by Russian operatives. (Credit: KMOV) Sen. McCaskill speaks about the attempted hack of her computer systems by Russian operatives. (Credit: KMOV)
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Ahead of the Missouri Senate race, US Senator Claire McCaskill met with supporters Friday and discussed facing head to head with her opponent Josh Hawley.

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Florissant man charged in North City shooting

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A 27-year-old man has died from his injuries after he was shot in north St. Louis Tuesday morning.

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Grafton Ferry stranded on Mississippi River bank Video included

Grafton Ferry was stranded on Missouri side of Mississippi River after a piece of equipment fell off (Credit: News 4 Viewer Kathie McCloskey) Grafton Ferry was stranded on Missouri side of Mississippi River after a piece of equipment fell off (Credit: News 4 Viewer Kathie McCloskey)
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The Grafton Ferry is stranded on the Missouri side of the Mississippi River after a piece of equipment fell off it.

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Man found dead in bathtub of self-inflicted gunshot wound after standoff at motel, police say Video included

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A man was found dead in a bathtub at a north St. Louis motel after a standoff Friday morning.

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Man sentenced to 12 years for Illinois officer's crash death Video included

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A man who pleaded guilty to reckless homicide in the death of a southern Illinois police officer who crashed during a 2016 high-speed chase has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.

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Police investigating triple shooting in west St. Louis Video included

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Police are investigating a triple shooting that happened in the Visitation Park neighborhood Friday afternoon

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Need a background check? Get ready to wait after Missouri switches services Video included

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It’s a fingerprinting fiasco. people are expressing their frustrations to News 4, all because they are having to wait days and even weeks for a critical service that used to take about five minutes. 

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Flushable wipes causing expensive mess for homeowners, sewer systems Video included

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An everyday household product used by many Americans is going down the drain with a hefty price.  

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2 MetroLink riders injured during hit-and-run in East St. Louis

(Credit: Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashes into it Thursday in East St. Louis. (Credit: Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashes into it Thursday in East St. Louis.
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Two people on the MetroLink were injured when a vehicle crashed into it Thursday in East St. Louis.

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Why the EpiPen shortage is so scary for one local family

Nathan with an EpiPen. Credit: KMOV Nathan with an EpiPen. Credit: KMOV
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Packing for school is already a challenge for many parents, but for the Schuller-Meyer family, there is one thing that is more important than pencils, an EpiPen

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Police looking for suspect who fired at officer at North City gas station Video included

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Police are searching for a suspect who fired a shot at an officer at a North City gas station Thursday night.

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Police looking for suspect in early morning Affton robbery

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Police are investigating a robbery that happened in Affton early Thursday morning

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National Blues Museum remembers Aretha Franklin with tribute concert

Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit:  Todd Morgan Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit: Todd Morgan
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The National Blues Museum on Washington Avenue honored the later singer Aretha Franklin on Thursday

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Neighbors rescue young woman from South City house fire through window Video included

The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon. (Credit: St. Louis Fire Department) The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon. (Credit: St. Louis Fire Department)
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The St. Louis Fire Department is on the scene of a fire that broke out in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon.

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KSHE95 radio host remembers meeting Aretha Franklin at her last St. Louis performance

Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit:  Todd Morgan Aretha Franklin's last performance in St. Louis. Credit: Todd Morgan
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Aretha Franklin performed at the grand re-opening of the former Peabody Opera House back in October 2011

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Fundraiser being held in Kirkwood for injured city police officer Video included

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A Kirkwood restaurant is hosting a fundraiser Thursday night for injured St. Louis police officer Rob King.

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1 person injured in accident involving bus carrying Clayton High girls golf team Video included

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Authorities said one person was taken to a hospital after an accident involving a bus carrying the Clayton High School girls golf team and another car

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2 hospitalized after fiery crash involving tanker on I-70 in Montgomery Co.

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An accident involving two tractor-trailers and another vehicle has closed all lanes of I-70 near High Hill.

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Woman carjacked outside church, police searching for two teenage suspects

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St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is searching for two boys suspected of carjacking a 59-year-old woman after leaving church Sunday. 

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Police looking for man who exposed self to 10-year-old at South City bus stop

Police say a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old at bus stop in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. Credit: KMOV Police say a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old at bus stop in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. Credit: KMOV
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Police are warning residents after a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old in the Bevo Mill neighborhood

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Thieves breaking into cars in West County town, police say

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Police are warning Creve Coeur residents about recent car break-ins in several subdivisions

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Stretch of Hampton being resurfaced is wreaking havoc on cars, drivers say

A stretch of Hampton between Arsenal and I-44 is rough for many drivers. Credit: KMOV A stretch of Hampton between Arsenal and I-44 is rough for many drivers. Credit: KMOV
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Dips, bumps, and dings are what drivers say they’re experiencing on a stretch of Hampton Avenue between Arsenal and I-44

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Report of armed man at Festus hospital was diversion by suspect in chase, hospital says Video included

Officers at Merc Hospital in Festus on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV Officers at Merc Hospital in Festus on Wednesday. Credit: KMOV
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A suspect being chased by officers called Mercy Hospital in Festus to say there was a shooter at the hospital as a way of diverting police on Wednesday.

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2 kids, 1 adult taken to hospital after school bus crash in O'Fallon, Mo. Video included

Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV) Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV)
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Two students and one adult were taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed near O’Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning.

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8-vehicle crash closes I-44 in Franklin County

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An accident closed both directions of Interstate 44 in Franklin County Wednesday night.

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Surprise Squad: Woman pushing forward after breast cancer diagnosis Video included

Lisa Bridges is refusing to give up her fight against breast cancer. Credit: KMOV Lisa Bridges is refusing to give up her fight against breast cancer. Credit: KMOV
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You get a cold and you take some medicine, get some rest, and after a few days it’s gone! 

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Endangered Person Advisory issued for missing Lincoln County teen

Ryann Stroup. Credit: Missouri Highway Patrol Ryann Stroup. Credit: Missouri Highway Patrol
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Police are looking for a Lincoln County teen who went missing on Monday night.

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School bus involved in accident on I-55 in South County

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Police are responding to an accident involving a school bus in South County.

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Driver of car in South County accident involving box truck dies Video included

All lanes of Telegraph Road are closed near Denacre Drive in South County due to this accident involving a box truck. (Credit: KMOV) All lanes of Telegraph Road are closed near Denacre Drive in South County due to this accident involving a box truck. (Credit: KMOV)
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All lanes of Telegraph Road near Denacre Drive in South County were closed for much of Wednesday morning due to a fatal accident.

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Feds charge 9 in alleged smuggling bust along I-44 in Eureka Video included

Multiple men on the side of the road in Eureka (Credit: KMOV) Multiple men on the side of the road in Eureka (Credit: KMOV)
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Nine people have been indicted on federal charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 44 in Eureka in early August that drew the attention of immigration officials.

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Man in custody after abandoned puppies found on street in Poplar Bluff

A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff.  (Credit: Poplar Bluff PD) A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff. (Credit: Poplar Bluff PD)
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A man is in custody after officers found a box of eight abandoned puppies in Poplar Bluff.

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Wanted! Police search for woman sought in teen's homicide Video included

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A 16-year-old died hours after being shot in the chest in south St. Louis Thursday afternoon.

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Elderly man dies after altercation in his Alton home; suspect charged

Eugene L. Johnson is accused of first-degree murder in relation to Bobby Depper's death in Alton (Credit: Alton Police) Eugene L. Johnson is accused of first-degree murder in relation to Bobby Depper's death in Alton (Credit: Alton Police)
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An Alton man is facing charges related to an elderly man’s death.

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Police ID women found fatally shot in home where hydrogen cyanide was detected Video included

The 3100 block of Whittier Street after 2 women were found dead Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) The 3100 block of Whittier Street after 2 women were found dead Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
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Two women were found fatally shot in a north St. Louis home Tuesday after firefighters received a call to the 3100 block of Whittier Street.

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Local man talks about how he works in the growing gig economy

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A St. Louis area man says he is happier now that he works in a job in the “gig economy.”

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Shortage of Metro bus drivers creates long delays, commutes

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As Metro Transit struggles to find drivers, riders experience longer commute and delays. 

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Police seek help finding suspects involved in gun "flourishing"

Police are on the lookout for suspects in a gun "flourishing", including this suspect in a yellow, hooded sweater. (Credit: St. Louis Metro PD) Police are on the lookout for suspects in a gun "flourishing", including this suspect in a yellow, hooded sweater. (Credit: St. Louis Metro PD)
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Police are searching for suspects in a “flourishing” of a gun downtown on August 16.

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Boy dies days after being pulled from St. Louis hotel pool Video included

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Police have identified the 9-year-old boy who died days after going underwater at a pool in a downtown St. Louis hotel.

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Missouri Public Safety Director to step down Video included

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Gov. Mike Parson on Friday announced Department of Public Safety Director Drew Juden's last day will be Aug. 31.

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Man dies after being shot during apparent home invasion in Madison County Video included

The scene on South Oak in Cottage Hills after a shooting Thursday (Credit: KMOV) The scene on South Oak in Cottage Hills after a shooting Thursday (Credit: KMOV)
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A man died after being shot during an apparent home invasion in Madison County late Thursday night.

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1 suspect in custody following high-speed chase, carjacking in Soulard Video included

A man is now in custody after leading police on a chase following a carjacking in Soulard early Friday. (Credit: KMOV) A man is now in custody after leading police on a chase following a carjacking in Soulard early Friday. (Credit: KMOV)
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A man is now in custody after leading police on a chase following a carjacking in Soulard early Friday.

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HARRIS HERO

13-year-old cheering up Siteman Cancer Center patients through art

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A St. Charles County 13-year-old is using art to cheer up cancer patients.

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Man drowns when watercraft capsizes at Lake of the Ozarks

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The Missouri State Highway patrol says a 33-year-old man died after he was thrown from a personal watercraft at the Lake of the Ozarks.

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Neighbors bang on door to help Jefferson Co. family escape home during massive fire Video included

Flames in Jefferson County (Credit: Bob Wenneker) Flames in Jefferson County (Credit: Bob Wenneker)
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A house in Jefferson County sustained heavy damage when flames ripped through it overnight.

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'It's disgusting'; surveillance shows drone flying outside woman's window at night Video included

A Brentwood woman says this drone was outside her bedroom window. A Brentwood woman says this drone was outside her bedroom window.
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"It's a disgusting invasion of privacy." An airborne intruder hovering outside her home late at night.

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Man shot, killed during argument in downtown St. Louis, police say Video included

Crime scene tape on North 9th Street near Pine Street after a fatal shooting Friday (Credit: KMOV) Crime scene tape on North 9th Street near Pine Street after a fatal shooting Friday (Credit: KMOV)
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A man was killed during an argument in downtown St. Louis late Friday morning.

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2 teens charged in death of man whose body was set on fire

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Two teenagers have been charged with first-degree murder in the death of another teen whose body was found burning in a suburban Chicago field. 

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'I just feel very bad about what happened': Girl sends letter to police after calling 911

The O’Fallon, Ill. Police Department is commending a little girl for apologizing for calling 911 by accident and having police come out to her home. (Credit: KMOV) The O’Fallon, Ill. Police Department is commending a little girl for apologizing for calling 911 by accident and having police come out to her home. (Credit: KMOV)
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The O’Fallon, Ill. Police Department is commending a little girl for apologizing for calling 911 by accident and having police come out to her home. 

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Madison County to announce plans to turn animal shelter into no-kill facility

A pair of 9-month-old pitbull-terrier mix puppies were euthanized after a family dropped them off for adoption at Madison County Animal Control. (Credit: Fairchild Family) A pair of 9-month-old pitbull-terrier mix puppies were euthanized after a family dropped them off for adoption at Madison County Animal Control. (Credit: Fairchild Family)
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After issues in the past, a Metro East animal shelter is working to make good on plans to become a no-kill facility.

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