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Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight

stltoday.com — ST. LOUIS * Back in 1915, the St. Louis Terriers, a Federal League team trying to get traction in this baseball city, was about to start their second season and did so with spring training in Havana, Cuba. They finish the season 87-67, losing the championship to the Chicago Whales by an absurd .001 in the winning percentage.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @dreed_jr: Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight: bit.ly/1sF7J1M via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

RT @dgoold: New at Bird Land. Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight: One Hall of a trend has reached 100 consecuti... bit.ly/1tArlZ9

Sep 19, 2014

Amazing v. @dgoold: Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight: One Hall of a trend has reached 100 yrs bit.ly/1tArlZ9 #STLCards

Sep 19, 2014

New at Bird Land. Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight: One Hall of a trend has reached 100 consecuti... bit.ly/1tArlZ9

Sep 19, 2014

Lou Gehrig and Cal Ripken can't hold a candle to this #STLCards streak happening tonight bit.ly/1wOO9qv via @STLtoday

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Video captures attack near Tower Grove Park; St. Louis police investigating

stltoday.com — ST. LOUIS * Andrew Doty refused to put his smartphone down. The Tower Grove East resident was walking down South Grand Boulevard with his girlfriend about 7:15 p.m. Thursday when they heard yelling and what they thought was a woman being attacked in the back seat of a Chevrolet Trailblazer parked on Pestalozzi Street.
Sep 19, 2014

UPDATED with arrests: Video captures attack near Tower Grove Park; St. Louis police investigating stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

.@slmpd reports detectives have arrested 2 of 3 suspects in attack caught on video near Tower Grove Park. stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

RT @charlesjaco1: Andrew Doty, our StL hero of the day. Keeps shooting video of attempted assault despite threats. m.stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

Andrew Doty, our StL hero of the day. Keeps shooting video of attempted assault despite threats. m.stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

Attacker: "Put the camera up!" Resident: "Back up off me!" Video shows attack near Tower Grove; @slmpd investigating: bit.ly/1sFkmdb

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St. Louis County police union 'disgusted' with release of teen accused of trying to kill cop

stltoday.com — CLAYTON * Members of the St. Louis County Police Association are "disgusted" that a St. Louis County circuit judge released a 19-year-old accused of pointing a gun at police and that no one told them about it. Police say Esrail Britton pointed a handgun at a police officer about 1 a.m.
Sep 19, 2014

St. Louis County police union 'disgusted' with release of teen accused of trying to kill cop stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

RT @ChristineDByers: St. Louis County police union 'disgusted' with release of teen accused of trying to kill cop stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

St. Louis County police union 'disgusted' with release of teen accused of trying to kill cop stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight

stltoday.com — ST. LOUIS * Back in 1915, the St. Louis Terriers, a Federal League team trying to get traction in this baseball city, was about to start their second season and did so with spring training in Havana, Cuba. They finish the season 87-67, losing the championship to the Chicago Whales by an absurd .001 in the winning percentage.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @saraholmesSTL: Speaking of @cmshhummel , here's a fantastic read from @dgoold : 'Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight': bit.ly/1rnDEYd

Sep 19, 2014

Speaking of @cmshhummel , here's a fantastic read from @dgoold : 'Hummel has his fingertips on a legacy tonight': bit.ly/1rnDEYd

Beware little doggie, there's a new 'House Donkey' in town

stltoday.com — Dawn and Chris Wegener raised a baby donkey, named Joplin, in their High Ridge home. Now, three-year-old Joplin thinks he is part of the family and spends his days in the house with Dawn.
Sep 19, 2014

You got me Greg. RT @Jonssonville: Meet a donkey who lives in a High Ridge home. Seriously (video) bit.ly/1BUXU6v

Sep 19, 2014

RT @leahthorsen: You must watch this video of a donkey who spends his days in a High Ridge house: bit.ly/1wO03kt via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

You must watch this video of a donkey who spends his days in a High Ridge house: bit.ly/1wO03kt via @STLtoday

Horrigan: Welcome, NFL bashers. Where have you been?

stltoday.com — There's been a lot of criticism of the National Football League in recent days, which is fine. It might even make some difference, though don't count on it. I've been whining about the NFL for three decades, during which time the average value of an NFL franchise has increased about 1,300 percent, to $1.4 billion.
Sep 19, 2014

.@OldSport on an old theme to him: 'more than anything else...the NFL will respond to the threat lost revenue.' stltoday.com/news/opinion/c…

Sep 19, 2014

Sunday column on Friday: Welcome, NFL bashers. Where have you been?: bit.ly/1r83cH0 via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

Kevin Horrigan: Welcome, @NFL bashers. Where have you been? ow.ly/BHIxB cc: @nflcommish @oldsport

Drunk Wentzville man who let son, 13, drive him home, pays $1,055 fine

stltoday.com — FORISTELL * A Wentzville man who police say made his 13-year-old son drive him home because he was drunk, was fined $1,055 after pleading guilty to two traffic charges. The incident happened in April after David Moooneyham, 46, and his son were pulled over by Foristell police on Interstate 70.
Sep 19, 2014

Drunk Wentzville man who let son, 13, drive him home pays $1,055 fine : bit.ly/1ukdPGM

Sep 19, 2014

Drunk Missouri man hands 13-year-old son the keys and pays $1,055 fine for not calling Uber. bit.ly/1rmbBZd via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

No words for this one. Drunk Wentzville man who let son, 13, drive him home, pays $1,055 fine: bit.ly/1r7BNVL via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

Drunk Wentzville man who let son, 13, drive him home, pays $1,055 fine: bit.ly/1sDhm0H via @STLtoday

Mizzou offering early retirement plans to faculty

stltoday.com — The University of Missouri-Columbia is offering nearly 300 retirement-age faculty members and administrators the chance to walk away with a one-time payout in exchange for retiring between Dec. 31 and Aug. 31. The Voluntary Separation Program announced Friday afternoon is a way for the university to free up money to pay for employee raises and new positions.
Sep 19, 2014

Looks like some of my old #Mizzou J-school professors could be in for a mighty nice payday: bit.ly/1sG0uqe via @STLtoday

Sep 19, 2014

Mizzou offering early retirement plans to faculty: bit.ly/1rmYTtf via @STLtoday via @koranaddo

Diablo's Inferno: "Burden of proof' game for Rams

stltoday.com — Every Friday, Post-Dispatch columnist Joe Strauss - aka "El Diablo" - jumps into the fire by handicapping some of the weekend's biggest football games. Three weekends have revealed two undeniable truths about Diablo's Inferno: Free Money is the best thing since Culver's set up shop within a mile of my house.
Sep 19, 2014

Diablo's Inferno: "Burden of proof' game for Rams: bit.ly/1r8ieN7 Free Money has arrived. Enjoy.

Sherpa: Give us transparency or give us, well, you know

stltoday.com — Hey there, boys and girls. Have you been getting your fair share of "transparency?" That seems to be the world's most precious commodity these days - at least if you listen to every politician or activist who gets lucky enough to have someone shove a microphone in his or her face and ask for a 10-second solution to a complex social problem.
Sep 20, 2014

Sherpa: Give us transparency or give us, well, you know: Latest buzzword is often undermined by less-than-nobl... bit.ly/1wQbUhW

Case linked to St. Louis County assistant prosecutor controversy ends in misdemeanor plea

stltoday.com — CLAYTON * A man whose criminal case was linked to a St. Louis County assistant prosecutor's resignation pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and was sentenced Friday to nine months in jail. Ziyaa Umarov was facing two felony sexual assault charges in 2013 when he was approached by a paralegal who had once worked with his case.
Sep 19, 2014

Case linked to St. Louis County assistant prosecutor controversy ends in misdemeanor plea stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Sep 19, 2014

Case linked to St. Louis County assistant prosecutor controversy ends in misdemeanor plea : bit.ly/1ukuVnX

Missouri man who was freed after murder conviction loses civil lawsuit

stltoday.com — JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. * A federal judge has rejected a lawsuit by a central Missouri man who spent nearly 15 years in prison until a court said he had been wrongfully convicted of murdering his mother.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @Jonssonville: Missouri man who was freed after murder conviction loses civil lawsuit : bit.ly/1ukn8qa

Sep 19, 2014

Missouri man who was freed after murder conviction loses civil lawsuit : bit.ly/1ukn8qa

Short take: A heartless legal battle over Ferguson love

stltoday.com — A question coming soon to a courtroom near you: Who loves Ferguson more? Spoiler alert: It's not Douglas J. Lewis. Mr. Lewis, who is a glutton for a losing trademark battle, is asking supporters of the city of Ferguson to buy him out over their use of the "I ❤ FERGUSON" T-shirts and signs they have been selling as a fundraiser.

Curiosity about an invoice opened door on Mueth embezzlement

stltoday.com — CLAYTON * It began with a finance officer's seeking additional details about a $187,450 invoice for goods and services submitted to the St. Louis County Health Department by a company called Gateway Technical Solutions.

You can help by tutoring in Ferguson-Florissant district

stltoday.com — Along with all the publicity we have received about our troubles in North County in the past month, many in the St. Louis metropolitan area have been asking, "What can I do? How can I help?" Well, yes, all you over 50 and retired in the area, there is a great way you can help.
Sep 19, 2014

RT @stevegiegerich: You can help by tutoring in Ferguson-Florissant district: bit.ly/1rl2fwD via @STLtoday #Ferguson

Sep 19, 2014

RT @stevegiegerich: You can help by tutoring in Ferguson-Florissant district: bit.ly/1rl2fwD via @STLtoday #Ferguson

Sep 19, 2014

You can help by tutoring in Ferguson-Florissant district: bit.ly/1rl2fwD via @STLtoday #Ferguson

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