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  • SWAT Team Tasers, pepper sprays homeschoolers
    SWAT Team attacks homeschoolers with Tasers, pepper spray in warrantless raid
    A report published last night on World Net Daily outlines the shocking details of a warrantless raid on a Missouri homeschooling family by a SWAT Team that forced its way into the family's home, Tasered the father, pepper-sprayed the mother...
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    Springfield Public Schools extend benefits to same-sex partners
    As of November, same-sexmarriages can take place in Missouri. That does little for the tension between religious and civil rights groups, but it has set the stage for change.Unlike St. Louis and Kansas City, Springfield has dragged its feet...
  • Missouri Governor Nixon Declares State of Emergency
    Missouri Governor Nixon Declares State of Emergency
    Ferguson has been placed in a State of Emergency by the Governor of Missouri; Jay Nixon as of; 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 17, 2014. According to reports from “The Free Thought Project”; the state of emergency focuses on the protection...
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    Riots expected in Ferguson, Missouri
    Residents in the area of Ferguson, Missouri are reportedly preparing for what may be riots comparable to the Rodney King riots of the 1990s. At least, that's what the media will have you believe by many of Monday's news reports. That's...
  • Gay marriage: Judge rules Missouri’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional
    Gay marriage: Judge rules Missouri’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional
    Just a day after a judge in the neighboring state of Kansas ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, a federal judge in Missouri ruled the state’s ban prohibiting gay couples from marrying is unconstitutional. The decision was made on Wednesday...
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    International Fresh Faces to bring joy with DOUBLE Christmas Pageants in 2014
    International Fresh Faces is currently accepting applications for the Big Crown Pageant Event. On December 6 Poplar, MO will host the Big Crown Christmas Pageant. Contestant's attire can be anything-casual, fancy, or Christmas-inspired. Entry...
  • Billy Long
    Billy Long a no-show at women's voter event
    Billy Long is busy. So busy he blew off a meeting with the League of Women Voters. Candidates Jim Evans and Kevin Craig attended, and engaged in a lively yet civil discussion. Long’s aide said outright that he would not be part of any...
  • Missouri judge rules state’s gay marriage ban violates equal protection clause
    Missouri judge rules state’s gay marriage ban violates equal protection clause
    Just a day after the Supreme Court delayed action to hear gay marriage cases, a state judge in Missouri joined several judges in other states who have ruled against state gay marriage bans. On Friday, the Jackson County judge ruled that the state...
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    Police chief sues to overturn will of the voters, make gun rights 'alienable'
    When Missourians voted overwhelmingly in favor of Amendment 5, which amends the Missouri constitution to state that the right to keep and bear arms in "unalienable," they did so in defiance of the wishes of St. Louis Police chief Sam...
  • Police officer shot in Ferguson
    Police officer shot in Ferguson
    There is still no rest for Ferguson, Missouri, the town where a white police officer, Darren Wilson, shot and killed an unarmed young black man, Michael Brown, on Aug. 9, sparking civil unrest, town curfews and ongoing protests. On the evening of...
  • Biggest upsets in college football in Week 5 of 2014 season
    Biggest upsets in college football in Week 5 of 2014 season
    The following is a list of the biggest upsets that occurred in college football in Week 5 of the 2014 college football season which ended on Saturday, September, 27, 2014. There were a ton of big upsets this week from a point spread view, as seven...
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    Fall color in Missouri's Ozarks
    Looking for beautiful fall foliage without traveling to the northeast? Missouri’s picturesque Ozark Mountains draw Texans seeking an abundance of fall colors in a romantic setting--and within reasonable driving distance from Austin.Leaves...
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    St. Louis 'open carry walk' will celebrate Amendment 5, raise awareness
    On October 25, gun rights advocates will hold an "Open Carry/Firearm Education Walk" in St. Louis, to raise awareness of the right to carry unconcealed firearms, particularly in light of recently strengthened protections of that right....
  • Biggest upsets in college football in Week 4 of 2014 season
    Biggest upsets in college football in Week 4 of 2014 season
    The following is a list of the biggest upsets that took place on Saturday, September 20, 2014, during Week 4 of the college football season. Two of the upsets were over ranked teams and probably ruined both teams hopes of getting into the national...
  • Doug Enyart
    Exclusive: Interview with congressional candidate Doug Enyart
    2014 is an election year in Missouri, and Examiner.com is sitting down with some of the candidates in key races so that the voters will be able to make informed decisions. The next in this series is a phone interview with congressional candidate...