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    FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY Friday-Saturday due to flooding, severe weather

    FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY Friday-Saturday due to flooding, severe weather

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:10 PM EST2018-02-23 01:10:13 GMT

    We are issuing a First Alert Action Day for Friday and Saturday due to the threat of flooding on both days and severe weather on Saturday.

    We are issuing a First Alert Action Day for Friday and Saturday due to the threat of flooding on both days and severe weather on Saturday.

  • MO Gov. Greitens indicted on invasion of privacy charge

    MO Gov. Greitens indicted on invasion of privacy charge

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:45 PM EST2018-02-23 03:45:24 GMT

    Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is facing a felony charge of invasion of privacy.

    Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is facing a felony charge of invasion of privacy.

  • Doctors who flood the country with opioids face little scrutiny, repercussions

    Doctors who flood the country with opioids face little scrutiny, repercussions

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:01 AM EST2018-02-21 16:01:17 GMT

    Doctors who over-prescribe pills can easily move from state-to-state while avoiding punishments from state medical boards, who are slow to punish them.

    Doctors who over-prescribe pills can easily move from state-to-state while avoiding punishments from state medical boards, who are slow to punish them.

  • Florida executes inmate; Texas, Alabama executions halted

    Florida executes inmate; Texas, Alabama executions halted

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:34 PM EST2018-02-22 18:34:58 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:37 AM EST2018-02-23 06:37:24 GMT

    Executions are set for Alabama, Texas and Florida for the same night.

    Executions are set for Alabama, Texas and Florida for the same night.

  • Florida school shooting: 'abject breakdown at all levels'

    Florida school shooting: 'abject breakdown at all levels'

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:34 PM EST2018-02-23 04:34:46 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:34 AM EST2018-02-23 06:34:59 GMT
    (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Mourners attend the funeral service for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School assistant football coach, Aaron Feis. at the Church by the Glades in Coral Springs, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 22. 2018. Football p...(Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Mourners attend the funeral service for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School assistant football coach, Aaron Feis. at the Church by the Glades in Coral Springs, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 22. 2018. Football p...

    'Abject breakdown on all levels': Florida high school where ex-student accused of fatally shooting 17 people reopening to teachers Friday amid revelations an armed officer on campus did nothing to stop suspect,...

    'Abject breakdown on all levels': Florida high school where ex-student accused of fatally shooting 17 people reopening to teachers Friday amid revelations an armed officer on campus did nothing to stop suspect, other issues.

  • The Latest: South Korean curlers a global sensation

    The Latest: South Korean curlers a global sensation

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:44 PM EST2018-02-23 01:44:26 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:58 AM EST2018-02-23 05:58:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Alina Zagitova of the Olympic Athletes of Russia performs during the women's short program figure skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue). Alina Zagitova of the Olympic Athletes of Russia performs during the women's short program figure skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.

    The Russians have a good shot at winning their first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics when teenage figure skaters Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva take the ice for the women's free skate.

    The Russians have a good shot at winning their first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics when teenage figure skaters Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva take the ice for the women's free skate.

  • US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 AM EST2018-02-22 07:34:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:56 PM EST2018-02-23 04:56:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

  • The Latest: No answer at home of school's ex-armed officer

    The Latest: No answer at home of school's ex-armed officer

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-22 12:54:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:05 PM EST2018-02-23 04:05:31 GMT
    (Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Broward Sheriff Scott Israel makes a point to NRA Spokesperson Dana Loesch during a CNN town hall meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla.(Michael Laughlin/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Broward Sheriff Scott Israel makes a point to NRA Spokesperson Dana Loesch during a CNN town hall meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at the BB&T Center, in Sunrise, Fla.
    For almost a half-hour after a school shooter dropped his assault-style rifle and escaped Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, police officers thought they were seeing his actions live on the school's security...
    For almost a half-hour after a school shooter dropped his assault-style rifle and escaped Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, police officers thought they were seeing his actions live on the school's security system.
  • FL shooting father: 'I was on a mission' at Trump meeting

    FL shooting father: 'I was on a mission' at Trump meeting

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-02-23 03:39:56 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-02-23 03:39:56 GMT
    Andy Pollack met with President Trump in the Oval Office. (Source: WSVN/CNN)Andy Pollack met with President Trump in the Oval Office. (Source: WSVN/CNN)

    Andy Pollack, the father of one of the 17 killed in Parkland, FL, said President Trump was "accommodating" and "understanding" in an Oval Office meeting.

    Andy Pollack, the father of one of the 17 killed in Parkland, FL, said President Trump was "accommodating" and "understanding" in an Oval Office meeting.

  • Road closures, water over the road 2/22

    Road closures, water over the road 2/22

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:35 PM EST2018-02-23 03:35:47 GMT
    Rising water in Gideon, MO (Source: Summer Thacker, cNews)Rising water in Gideon, MO (Source: Summer Thacker, cNews)

    Several roads in Kentucky have water over the roads.

    Several roads in Kentucky have water over the roads.

  • Williamson County, IL crash injures 2

    Williamson County, IL crash injures 2

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:25 PM EST2018-02-23 03:25:56 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Several people were hurt after a crash in Williamson County, Illinois on Thursday, February 22. 

    Several people were hurt after a crash in Williamson County, Illinois on Thursday, February 22. 

  • Paducah Police Department 9th Annual Award Ceremony

    Paducah Police Department 9th Annual Award Ceremony

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:18 PM EST2018-02-23 03:18:46 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    The Paducah Police Department met Feb. 22 at Madison Hall in Paducah for the Paducah Police Department’s Ninth Annual Awards Ceremony. 

    The Paducah Police Department met Feb. 22 at Madison Hall in Paducah for the Paducah Police Department’s Ninth Annual Awards Ceremony. 

  • Carter County braces for rainy weekend, fears more flooding

    Carter County braces for rainy weekend, fears more flooding

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:00 PM EST2018-02-23 03:00:18 GMT
    Days of rainfall has caused the Current River to slowly rise, and it’s already starting to flood the lower part riverfront park in Van Buren. That has residents worried about another flood, and Sheriff of Carter County is working to calm those fears.Days of rainfall has caused the Current River to slowly rise, and it’s already starting to flood the lower part riverfront park in Van Buren. That has residents worried about another flood, and Sheriff of Carter County is working to calm those fears.
    Days of rainfall has caused the Current River to slowly rise, and it’s already starting to flood the lower part riverfront park in Van Buren. That has residents worried about another flood, and Sheriff of Carter County is working to calm those fears.Days of rainfall has caused the Current River to slowly rise, and it’s already starting to flood the lower part riverfront park in Van Buren. That has residents worried about another flood, and Sheriff of Carter County is working to calm those fears.

    It's been less than a year since a historic flood devastated Carter County, MO and left many buildings completely underwater. Now, residents are bracing for more rain, and flooding chances this weekend.

    It's been less than a year since a historic flood devastated Carter County, MO and left many buildings completely underwater. Now, residents are bracing for more rain, and flooding chances this weekend.

  • Kentucky could change hunting rules for sandhill cranes

    Kentucky could change hunting rules for sandhill cranes

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:49 PM EST2018-02-23 02:49:34 GMT
    (Source:  Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Kentucky wildlife officials are proposing to allow hunters to kill hundreds more sandhill cranes in the state each year.

    Kentucky wildlife officials are proposing to allow hunters to kill hundreds more sandhill cranes in the state each year.

  • Missouri Senate approves drug take-back program

    Missouri Senate approves drug take-back program

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:47 PM EST2018-02-23 02:47:32 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    The Missouri Senate has passed a bill that would create a drug take-back program in the state.

    The Missouri Senate has passed a bill that would create a drug take-back program in the state.

  • Southeast Regents to meet for FY19 to set room, board rates.

    Southeast Regents to meet for FY19 to set room, board rates.

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:29 PM EST2018-02-23 02:29:23 GMT
    Room and board rates were up for discussion (Source: KFVS)Room and board rates were up for discussion (Source: KFVS)

    The Southeast Missouri State Board of Regents met on Wednesday to set room and board rates for the fiscal year 2019. 

    The Southeast Missouri State Board of Regents met on Wednesday to set room and board rates for the fiscal year 2019. 

  • Perdue to food box critics: Give the idea a chance

    Perdue to food box critics: Give the idea a chance

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:44 PM EST2018-02-22 20:44:37 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:55 PM EST2018-02-23 01:55:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018, file photo, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a pre-ass...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2018, file photo, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a pre-ass...
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a box of shelf-stable goods delivered to recipients' doorstep.
    Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is defending a proposal that would cut food stamp benefits in half and replace them with a box of shelf-stable goods delivered to recipients' doorstep.
  • Man made history as 1st black locomotive engineer in IL

    Man made history as 1st black locomotive engineer in IL

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:39 PM EST2018-02-23 01:39:12 GMT

    Carbondale resident, Milton McDaniel, Sr., considers himself "The Gentle Giant.” He is the first black locomotive engineer in Illinois. 

    Carbondale resident, Milton McDaniel, Sr., considers himself "The Gentle Giant.” He is the first black locomotive engineer in Illinois. 

  • 4 accused of bribes, theft, drugs in Graves County, KY

    4 accused of bribes, theft, drugs in Graves County, KY

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:11 PM EST2018-02-23 01:11:01 GMT
    Four people are facing charges after a follow-up investigation (Source: KFVS)Four people are facing charges after a follow-up investigation (Source: KFVS)
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Four people are facing charges after a follow-up investigation in Graves County, Kentucky according to the Sheriffs Office. 

    Four people are facing charges after a follow-up investigation in Graves County, Kentucky according to the Sheriffs Office. 

  • Possibility of drug, alcohol rehab program moving to neighborhood concerns some parents

    Possibility of drug, alcohol rehab program moving to neighborhood concerns some parents

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:00 PM EST2018-02-23 01:00:18 GMT

    A letter from the city of Jackson, Missouri has some residents worried about their safety because if a rezoning request is approved recovering addicts could soon be right in their backyard.

    A letter from the city of Jackson, Missouri has some residents worried about their safety because if a rezoning request is approved recovering addicts could soon be right in their backyard.

  • Sports

    Dawn Staley files $75K lawsuit against Missouri AD, SEC fines Sterk $25K for comments

    Dawn Staley files $75K lawsuit against Missouri AD, SEC fines Sterk $25K for comments

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:30 PM EST2018-02-22 23:30:19 GMT
    Dawn Staley. (Source: WIS)Dawn Staley. (Source: WIS)

    Gamecocks women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley has filed a defamation lawsuit against Missouri Tigers athletic director Jim Sterk for comments he made against her following a heated matchup in January. 

    Gamecocks women's basketball head coach Dawn Staley has filed a defamation lawsuit against Missouri Tigers athletic director Jim Sterk for comments he made against her following a heated matchup in January. 

  • What To Do This Heartland Weekend

    What To Do This Heartland Weekend

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:01 AM EST2018-02-22 16:01:30 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Jump for joy! Your weekend is nearly here. Good news: there's plenty to make this Heartland Weekend a perfect one. Here's a list of 5 things you may want to check out.

    Jump for joy! Your weekend is nearly here. Good news: there's plenty to make this Heartland Weekend a perfect one. Here's a list of 5 things you may want to check out.

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