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Recent Missouri editorials

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St. Louis man charged with killing over parking dispute

Authorities have charged a St. Louis man for a June shooting death police say stemmed from a dispute over street parking

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Officials: Train hauling rock derails in eastern Missouri

Officials say a train hauling rock has derailed in the eastern Missouri city of Festus

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Illinois reports 1,319 confirmed new COVID-19 cases, 1 death

 The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting 1,319 new confirmed cases of coronavirus, with one death

McDonald's sues ousted CEO, alleging employee relationships
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McDonald's sues ousted CEO, alleging employee relationships

McDonald’s is suing Steve Easterbrook, the CEO it ousted last year over an inappropriate relationship with an employee, alleging he covered up relationships with other employees and destroyed evidence

Parson wants state to intervene in St. Louis murder cases
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Parson wants state to intervene in St. Louis murder cases

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is proposing that the state's attorney general's office be allowed to intervene in some St. Louis homicide cases to combat a growing murder rate in the city

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Officials: Beach crowds makes it hard to social distance

Officials say social distancing is becoming a problem at Illinois beaches as large crowds flock there during the pandemic

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Lawsuit: Illinois expanded mail voting is partisan 'scheme'

A federal lawsuit filed by Chicago-area Republicans alleges Illinois' expanded vote-by-mail program is a “partisan scheme” designed to help Democrats get votes

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Kansas City police respond to 6 homicides over weekend

Police in Kansas City responded to shootings that left six people dead in the city Saturday and Sunday

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Missouri reports confirming another 1,027 COVID-19 cases

The Missouri health department says the the state confirmed another 1,027 COVID-19 cases , continuing a trend of nearly 1,000 updated cases every day since last week