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St Louis couple who pointed guns at Black Lives Matter protesters 'almost always in conflict with others', report says

The white couple who were photographed pointing guns at protesters in St Louis, have been revealed to have had several conflicts over their property in recent years, from a number of lawsuits to the smashing of children’s beehives.Personal-injury attorneys Mark and Patricia McCloskey were seen standing outside their home holding a handgun and a rifle at Black Lives Matter (BLM) protesters who were walking down their street on 28 June.
Tags: News, St Louis, Mark, Black Lives Matter BLM, Patricia McCloskey

Ben Domenech reacts to GOP lawmakers defending St. Louis couple’s gun rights

12 Republican lawmakers write a letter to Attorney General Barr in defense of the second amendment rights of a Missouri couple who had defended their home from protesters; Publisher of The Federalist, Ben Domenech, weighs in.
Tags: News, Gop, Missouri, Republican, St Louis, Barr, Ben Domenech

Couple who threatened Black Lives Matter protesters with guns once destroyed children's beehives

St. Louis couple Mark and Patricia McCloskey drew national attention in June when they flashed guns at Black Lives Matter protesters walking down their street.
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The St. Louis couple who threatened Black Lives Matter protesters with guns once made children cry after destroying their bee hives

Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the couple who threatened Black Lives Matter protesters with guns, smashed bee hives constructed by a nearby synagogue for schoolchildren.
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Not first rodeo for gun-toting St. Louis couple

An instantly infamous gun-toting St. Louis couple, filmed menacing protestors passing by their mansion, are already well-known for bizarre and threatening shenanigans by locals. Jeremy Koher reports that they likewise threatened one of their neighbors with guns, are relentless litigators, and were accused of trying to use HOA rules to get a gay couple kicked out of the neighborhood. The man reportedly sued his own dying father. In an ongoing suit against Portland Place trustees in 2017, the McC...
Tags: Post, News, Guns, St Louis, Watkins, Tara Haelle, Mark McCloskey, Portland Place, Patricia McCloskey, Albert Watkins, McCloskeys, Jeremy Koher

Kimbrel looking to bounce back after tough debut with Cubs

With just 60 games this season, the Chicago Cubs need Craig Kimbrel to be better than he was last year. The 32-year-old Kimbrel is looking to bounce back from one of the worst stretches of his stellar career. In his last appearance of the season, he was taken deep by Yadier Molina and Paul DeJong on his first two pitches in the ninth inning of a 9-8 loss to St. Louis that helped push Chicago out of the playoff picture.
Tags: News, Sports, Chicago, St Louis, Chicago Cubs, Cubs, Yadier Molina, Kimbrel, Craig Kimbrel, Paul DeJong

Rise in COVID-19 cases worries tourist destination Branson

BRANSON, Mo. — A surge in coronavirus cases is proving worrisome in the popular southwestern Missouri tourist destination of Branson.Confirmed cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, have more than doubled in less than two weeks in Taney County, where Branson is located, the Kansas City Star reported. On June 26, the county had recorded just 43 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic. That figure has more than doubled since then, standing at 107 cases and two COVID-19 deaths ...
Tags: News, Ap, Missouri, St Louis, Branson, City Hall, Charleston, St Louis Post Dispatch, Farmington, Washington University, Kansas City Star, Missouri Department of Corrections, Bonne Terre, St Francois County, Gopalan, Taney County

How and Why To Get BBB Accreditation

Deciding whether to get BBB accredited is an easy choice for some small business owners but others have questions. Is it worth the fee? What value does it really bring? As you will see, getting accreditation from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) has a number of strategic advantages. Among other things, it adds credibility to your brand. It builds trust with the public. It also helps your business attract new customers. You have probably seen the familiar blue and white BBB logo or seal. Busines...
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Philando Castile & Alton Sterling’s Killings Show An Indifferent System For Black Gun Owners

Four years ago, two deaths sent shockwaves — and outrage — through the United States. On July 5, 2016, Alton Sterling was killed by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana outside a store where he was selling CDs. One day later, on July 6, Philando Castile was shot and killed by police during a traffic stop in St. Paul, Minnesota while his girlfriend and young child were in the car. There were many similarities between the cases, aside from the dates of their occurrence. Namely, both men were legally c...
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Pending Sales Dipped Slightly Last Week, But Homes Are Still Moving at Record Pace

This Zillow Weekly Market Report includes housing market data as of the week ending June 27 Seattle, WA – July 2, 2020 (PRNewswire) Homes continue to fly off the market just weeks after they’re listed — faster than any time in at least the past two years, according to Zillow’s Weekly Market Report1. That’s despite newly pending sales falling week over week for the first time since late May, though they remain well ahead of last month’s pace. Homes Are Going Under Contract at the F...
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Protesters return to St. Louis area where couple drew guns

Several hundred protesters made a peaceful return trip Friday to the St. Louis mansion owned by a white couple whose armed defense of their home during an earlier demonstration earned them both scorn and support. Protesters marched along the busy public boulevard called Kingshighway, which intersects with Portland Place, a private street that is the site of the Renaissance palazzo-style home of Mark McCloskey, 61, and his 63-year-old wife, Patricia.
Tags: News, St Louis, Kingshighway, Mark McCloskey, Portland Place

Court record shows St. Louis couple pulled gun before

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — The white St. Louis couple who became internationally famous for standing guard with guns outside their mansion during a protest have pulled a gun before in defense of their property, according to an affidavit in an ongoing case. As demonstrators marched near the Renaissance palazzo-style home of Mark and Patricia McCloskey on Sunday, video posted online showed him wielding a long-barreled gun and her with a small handgun. The protesters, estimated at around 500 racially m...
Tags: News, Ap, St Louis, Mark, Patricia McCloskey

Man and woman who led police on hour-long pursuit were wanted in at least three St. Louis counties

Court records reveal that the man who led police on a pursuit through the St. Louis Metro Area has been in repeated trouble with drugs.
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‘Horrific’: Dozens of Neighbors Sign Letter Calling Out St. Louis Gun Couple

Dozens of residents of a St. Louis neighborhood have signed a letter condemning the actions of the couple who brandished guns at Black Lives Matter marchers on Sunday.Mark and Patricia McCloskey, a pair of personal injury attorneys, made headlines this week after they were filmed waving weapons at Black Lives Matter activists who walked in their gated neighborhood en route to a protest at the mayor’s home nearby. Residents of an adjoining gated neighborhood say the couple doesn’t represent the a...
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A 5-year-old boy raised more than $3,000 to help cover a wounded volunteer firefighter's medical bill

5-year-old Cooper Wallweber in St. Louis had no marketing plan; just a goal to help a first responder in need -- 20-year-old volunteer firefighter Arlydia Bufford, who was critically wounded in a shooting.
Tags: Cnn, St Louis, Cooper Wallweber, Arlydia Bufford

Neighbors From Hell? The Insane Drama Behind the Gun-Toting St. Louis Lawyer Couple

Before they were photographed brandishing guns during a Black Lives Matter protest, Mark and Patricia McCloskey had made a name for themselves in their St. Louis neighborhood, suing and writing angry letters to community groups, and even accusing a neighborhood association of trespassing for taking a picture of their house.The McCloskeys, a pair of lawyers, won internet fame this week after they were filmed pointing guns at racial justice protesters outside their mansion in a gated community. Th...
Tags: Florida, News, Trayvon Martin, St Louis, Black Lives Matter, Association, Neiman Marcus, Mark, Patricia, Circuit Court, St Louis Post Dispatch, Fannie Mae, McCloskey, Post Dispatch, The Association, Mark McCloskey

St. Louis Man Who Pointed Gun At Protesters Says He Was Victim Of ‘Terrorism’

Mark McCloskey said that he and his wife — who are the subject of a viral video that shows them barefoot and b randishing loaded weapons at a crowd of anti-racism protesters outside of their St. Louis mansion on Sunday — were victims of “social intimidation” and “terrorism.” McCloskey made the comments when asked by CNN’s Chris Cuomo if any damage had been done to him or his property as demonstrators  marched near his house en route to the home of St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson to demand h...
Tags: News, Cnn, Fox, Fox News, St Louis, Black Lives Matter, Cuomo, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Josh Marshall, Patricia, Chris Cuomo, Carlson, McCloskey, Mark McCloskey, Lyda Krewson

LendingTree Study Ranks the Most Valuable Cities in America

Charlotte, NC – July 1, 2020 (PRNewswire) Real estate wealth is not evenly distributed across the country and is largely concentrated in large cities. But it begs the question: What are the most valuable cities in America? To find out, LendingTree analyzed the total value of residential real estate in American cities. The real estate values come from the My LendingTree property value database, which is a collection of real estate data of more than 155 million U.S. properties. The total value of ...
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St. Louis homeowner who pointed weapon at protesters says he 'was a victim of a mob'

A St. Louis homeowner who pulled a gun on protesters walking on his private street said he was "in imminent fear they would run me over, kill me."
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St. Louis homeowner who pointed weapon at protesters says he 'was a victim of a mob' and doesn't oppose Black Lives Matter

A St. Louis homeowner who pulled a gun on protesters walking on his private street said he was "in imminent fear they would run me over, kill me."
Tags: Cnn, St Louis, Black Lives Matter

St. Louis home owner says he's a victim of 'terrorism' and his 'life has been ruined' after his picture goes viral

He disputed the claims that he was opposed to the Black Lives Matter movement and said that "my Black clients love us."
Tags: News, St Louis, Black Lives Matter

Gun-Toting St. Louis Lawyer Denies He’s Racist: ‘My Black Clients Love Us!’

A white St. Louis lawyer who quickly rose to internet fame this week after he pulled an AR-15 on Black Lives Matter protesters marching near his house told Fox News’ Tucker Carlson on Tuesday night he couldn’t possibly be racist because his Black clients love him.Earlier this week, images and video of McCloskey and his wife brandishing weapons at demonstrators from the porch of their mansion went viral. McCloskey has since told several local outlets that he pointed his firearm at the protesters—...
Tags: News, Fox News, St Louis, Tucker Carlson, Watkins, Carlson, St Louis Circuit, McCloskey, Kim Gardner, Albert Watkins

Prosecutor launches investigation after white couple seen pointing guns at St. Louis protesters

The Circuit Attorney for St. Louis said Monday that her office is investigating a confrontation between protesters and an armed couple.
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Couple recorded pulling weapons on protesters outside their St. Louis home

Sunday night's demonstration was sparked by mayor releasing names and addresses of "defund police" advocates.
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White couple who pointed gun at protesters say they support Black Lives Matter but felt threatened by ‘angry mob’

A white couple who pointed guns at protesters in St Louis have said they were threatened as crowds marched down their street.Video shared online showed 63-year-old Mark McCloskey and 61-year-old Patricia McCloskey stationed on the lawn outside their St Louis home on Sunday night as protesters walked past.
Tags: News, St Louis, Mark McCloskey, Patricia McCloskey

Lawyer for gun-toting St. Louis couple describes his clients as "melanin-deficient human beings"

On Sunday, June 29, 2020, a crazed St. Louis couple quickly became a viral shame-sation for waving guns at protestors outside of their McMansion (in violation of every standard best practice of gun ownership; seriously, if either one of them had actually pulled the trigger, they would have ended up with a black eye and a friendly fire injury). The couple in question, Mark and Patricia McCloskey, are personal injury lawyers, and despite the fact that no one's accusing them of any crime besides be...
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Meghan McCain Defends Gun Couple: ‘Defund the Police’ Narrative ‘Breeds Hysteria’

The View’s resident conservative co-host Meghan McCain on Tuesday defended the white St. Louis couple who brandished guns at Black Lives Matter protesters near their property, claiming the recent “defund the police” narrative from activists “breeds hysteria and it breeds fear.”Earlier this week, video and images of personal injury lawyers Mark and Patricia McCloskey pointing firearms at demonstrators in front of their mansion went viral. Protesters, who were marching to Mayor Lyda Krewson’s hous...
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St. Louis mayor says names, addresses of people who want to defund police in Facebook Live

The demonstration came after St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson read aloud the names and addresses of people who want to defund police.         [Author: Storyful]
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Video appears to show Detroit police car driving into protesters

• Another shooting in Seattle's police-free autonomous zone kills man and injures boy • St. Louis couple pulls firearms on protesters cutting through their private street
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Catholics attacked for protecting Louis IX statue in St. Louis

Seen and Unseen: Fox News contributor Raymond Arroyo exposes the big cultural stories of the day.
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