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Plans for new NFL stadium move forward — ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis leaders have made the next move in their push to keep the Rams from leaving town. The Sports Authority hired consultants to help turn the proposed stadium on the riverfront into reality. They'll review construction and financing, and make sure the project stays within budget.

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Pet for adoption - Jan. 30 — ST. LOUIS - This is Uniform, a 9-week-old German Shepherd/hound mix. He's a sweet, lovable playmate with the perfect personality for kids or anyone who wants an active companion. This little boy loves to play outside, and is already leash-trained! He needs a lot of love and attention, but is well-behaved on his own.

Wentzville dog becomes hero — "Bailey's going to be a movie star!" said 11-year old Danielle Davenport, while a news crew videotaped her hero dog. Bailey the yellow Labrador retriever was a Christmas gift five years ago for the Davenport family of Wentzville, Mo. After what the dog did Monday night, she's the gift that keeps on giving.
Jan 29, 2015

This is the story of Bailey and her saving her owner! My story today. Wentzville dog becomes hero

Annual First @ 4 Puppy Bowl is Friday — ST. LOUIS - It's become a Super Bowl tradition at NewsChannel 5; our 4 p.m. newscast, First @ Four, will host its fourth annual Puppy Bowl pre-game show Friday, Jan. 30. Tune in at 4 p.m. to see several adorable, and adoptable 8-week-old lab/shepherd puppies.
Jan 30, 2015

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Jan 29, 2015

RT @kayquinn: 4th Annual #Firstat4 Puppy Bowl is Friday! Thanks @hsmo for bringing a litter of lab/mixes via @ksdknews

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5 on Your Side: The high cost of highway safety — ST. LOUIS - Those highway reflectors - whether they're old, new, missing or expensive, do they really work? Coming up this week, 5 on Your Side investigates the real cost of saving lives. We will do the driving so you can see which Missouri highways really work.
Jan 29, 2015

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Jan 29, 2015

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Girls' deaths inspire random acts of kindness — RED BUD, Ill. (KSDK) - Random acts of kindness are taking place all over the country, in honor of two Illinois girls who were killed in a car accident. The accident happened earlier this month just north of Red Bud which is about 40 miles southeast of St. Louis.
Jan 29, 2015

Two girls die in a crash and now the families are asking for your performing random acts of kindness

If the Rams leave, so does the money — ST. LOUIS - We often think that if and when the St. Louis Rams leave, the loss will simply be us deprived of watching the NFL. And that is noteworthy, but it's much more. "In we looked at it simply from a payroll perspective.

2 arrested after Florissant police chase — FLORISSANT, Mo. -- Two men are facing charges after a police chase in Florissant. Police say they saw 25-year-old Lamontae Oliver point a red and white gun at a man on Wednesday during a disturbance. Oliver then fled the scene with 24-year-old Charles Armstrong in a white Chevrolet Malibu.

Two-alarm fire at Maryville auto shop — MARYVILLE, Ill. - Firefighters are working a two-alarm fire at an auto shop in Maryville. The fire started at Andy's Auto Body on Schiber Court around 12:30 p.m. Thursday. There's no word yet on what caused the fire. Read or Share this story:

Local couple going above and beyond the call of duty — ST. LOUIS -Two local firefighters have someone very special they'll be cheering for at this year's annual Budweiser Guns 'N Hoses charity boxing event. After being together for five years, Jimmy and Kelly D'Angelo were married last October; on Friday they are both participating in The BackStoppers Inc. annual charity event.

Final design of 'beer Keurig' unveiled — ST. LOUIS - The local creator of the "Keurig of beers" has released a video showing the final design of the dispenser, which will allow users to easily brew their own craft beers at their leisure. The sleek chrome-colored Synek System is a stand-alone countertop appliance that chills and pressurizes reinforced bags of beer that are dispensed through a chamber pressurized using CO2.
Jan 29, 2015

RT @BrandiePiper: .@SynekSystem has revealed its final design for its beer dispenser, often called the "Keurig of beers!"

Sara Dayley will demolish a bridge! — ST. LOUIS COUNTY - Next week there will be a major traffic project you'll need to know about, and Sara Dayley will not only be telling you about it, she'll be at the center of it! On Tuesday, Feb. 3, Sara will blow up a bridge!

Shouting, shoving erupt at police oversight hearing — ST. LOUIS -- A shouting and shoving match erupted at St. Louis City Hall. It all went down at the first public hearing for a police oversight board Wednesday night. The Civilian Police Oversight Board would be created if a proposed bill is approved. Jeff Roorda, St.

STL donut shop ranks among top in USA — Who doesn't love doughnuts? Lunatics, that's who. Debate over doughnut quality is a serious business. So, we're adding to the fray with this list of reliable winners and new hotness. Blue Star Donuts, Portland, Ore. "Doughnuts for grown-ups" is an apt description for the smells and subsequent drool flood triggered by these gourmet doughnuts and accompanying Stumptown Roasters coffee.
Jan 29, 2015

In Minneapolis: "'Daddy Dearest' (a cake doughnut with Surly beer, Surly Bender glaze and bacon crumb topping)."…

Police: Chuck E. Cheese's shooting stemmed from custody dispute — ST. CHARLES -- A man was shot at Chuck E. Cheese's after a dispute with his daughter's mother, according to police. Several witnesses reported overhearing 20-year-old Aesian Anunique Clay threaten the father of her 1-year-old daughter at the Chuck E. Cheese's in St. Charles Monday night.
Jan 29, 2015

Police: Chuck E. Cheese's shooting stemmed from family dispute

Jan 28, 2015

A 20-year-old mother asked her boyfriend to shoot her child's father at Chuck E. Cheese. Via @ksdknews

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At the end of the day... The Talk of the Week — The Super Bowl is the biggest spectacle on Earth. And that's exactly what the NFL wants. It's the ultimate game of the NFL season, so the largest television audience will be watching the game. But it's the circus sideshows that pop up during Super Bowl week that lures the non-football fan and gets them talking.

Downtown cameras will read license plates — ST. LOUIS -- An aggressive plan to protect downtown St. Louis with surveillance cameras that can read your license plate is being criticized by those who say the cameras are an invasion of privacy. The plan would add 30 high-tech license plate recognition cameras to the network of 700 cameras that are already aimed at public spaces around downtown.
Jan 28, 2015

Privacy Concerns Raised Over Downtown #STL Cameras That Will Read License Plates via @ksdknews