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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 ...
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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...
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Video Of Couple Defending Their Home With Guns Sparks Debate

ST LOUIS, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- A video of two homeowners defending their property hit the Internet, kicking off debates around the country. On Sunday, a group of several hundred Black Lives Matter protestors broke down the barrier to a private street in a St. Louis neighborhood. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were about to eat dinner when they noticed a large crowd outside their private gate. Seconds later, the protest broke through the gate and started streaming through the opening towards the ...
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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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Man Who Pointed Gun At Peaceful Protesters Compares March To Storming Of Bastille

Mark McCloskey, the man in St. Louis, Missouri, who aimed a rifle at peaceful anti-police brutality protesters as his wife Patricia swung her tiny pistol around on Sunday evening, painted the situation as some kind of French Revolution in miniature. During an interview Monday on local NBC affiliate KSDK, McCloskey claimed that the protesters had broken the gate in front of Portland Place, the gated community where he resides, which prompted him and his wife to retrieve their guns while orderi...
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Police Investigating Protesters after Confrontation with Armed St. Louis Homeowners

A couple pointed guns at protesters who were on private property outside their home Sunday night, as the demonstrators marched past on their way to St. Louis mayor Lyda Krewson’s residence to demand her resignation. Police are now investigating the incident to determine whether the protesters committed trespassing and fourth-degree assault by intimidation.Mark and Patricia McCloskey stood outside their home on Portland Place, a private street, as hundreds of protesters, some of them armed, march...
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Missouri couple point guns at protesters calling for St. Louis mayor to resign

A video on social media shows a couple pointing guns at protesters marching through a St. Louis neighborhood demanding Mayor Lyda Krewson's resignation.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Couple points guns at protestors as group went to mayor's house in St. Louis

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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Trump Retweets Video Of White Couple Waving Guns At Anti-Police Brutality Protesters

President Donald Trump retweeted a video on Monday morning showing an unidentified white couple brandishing their firearms at anti-police brutality protesters in St. Louis, Missouri, who were peacefully marching toward city Mayor Lyda Krewson’s home. The video was ABC News’ clip of a man pointing a large rifle at the line of protesters while his female partner swings a tiny pistol next to him. A couple pointed guns at protesters in St. Louis as a group marched toward the mayor's home to ...
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Missouri couple point guns at peaceful protesters calling for St. Louis mayor to resign

A video on social media shows a couple pointing guns at protesters marching through a St. Louis neighborhood demanding Mayor Lyda Krewson's resignation.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Calls for resignation mount after mayor releases names and addresses of protesters

Hundred of protesters marched to the home of St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson Sunday night while chanting "resign Lyda, take the cops with you," according to CNN affiliate KMOV.
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Calls for resignation mount after St. Louis mayor releases names of individuals calling for police reform

Hundred of protesters marched to the home of St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson Sunday night while chanting "resign Lyda, take the cops with you," according to CNN affiliate KMOV.
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Couple Waves and Points Guns at Defund Police Protesters Outside Home in St Louis

A man and woman pointed and waved guns at passing protesters who were on their way to the residence of St Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson on June 28.In video posted to Twitter by Daniel Shular, the man was seen pointing a rifle at protesters while a woman held a pistol and appeared to be speaking to the passing crowd. Voices can be heard telling people to move on.The incident happened on Portland Place, which is a private street in St Louis.Protesters marched to gather outside St Louis Mayor Lyda Krews...
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St. Louis mayor faces calls to resign after she was accused of doxxing the names and addresses of constituents who wrote letters calling for police defunding

Mayor Lyda Krewson, a Democrat, faced calls to resign after she shared on Facebook names and addresses of protestors who called for police defunding.
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St. Louis Prosecutor Sues City, Claiming Racist Interests Tried to Forced Her Out

ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner on Monday filed what she called an unprecedented federal civil rights lawsuit, accusing the city, the local police union and others of a coordinated and racist conspiracy aimed at forcing her out of office. Gardner, the city’s elected prosecutor, also accused “entrenched interests” of intentionally impeding her efforts to reform racist practices that have led to a loss of trust in the criminal justice system. The lawsuit alleges civil right...
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St. Louis Prosecutor Sues City, Claiming Racist Interests Tried to Force Her Out

ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner on Monday filed what she called an unprecedented federal civil rights lawsuit, accusing the city, the local police union and others of a coordinated and racist conspiracy aimed at forcing her out of office. Gardner, the city’s elected prosecutor, also accused “entrenched interests” of intentionally impeding her efforts to reform racist practices that have led to a loss of trust in the criminal justice system. The lawsuit alleges civil right...
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St. Louis City Government Goes Orwellian, Bans Second Amendment in Parks

St. Louis City Government Goes Orwellian, Bans Second Amendment in Parks , iStock-884171048 U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- On 13 December, 2019, Lyda Krewson, the Mayor of St. Louis, Missouri, signed a city ordinance purported to ban guns from St. Louis City parks. It was passed by a vote of 16-2. The bill used a novel approach to circumvent the Missouri State protections for Second Amendment rights. Bill No. 134 declared that St. Louis parks and recreation facilities are “child-care” facilities, a...
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Judge Strikes Down Parts Of St. Louis’ Abortion Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that some provisions of a St. Louis ordinance banning discrimination based on reproductive health decisions violate the U.S. Constitution and Missouri law. A lawsuit questioned the city’s 2017 ordinance that bars employers from hiring or firing workers based on whether they have had an abortion, been pregnant outside marriage, or used contraceptives or artificial insemination. Landlords also can’t refuse tenants based on those criteria. Judge Audrey F...
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Veteran judge to become St. Louis’ director of public safety

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A longtime St. Louis judge will take over as the city’s director of public safety starting Nov. 6. Mayor Lyda Krewson on Friday announced the appointment of Circuit Judge Jimmie Edwards. He will replace Charlene Deeken, who will stay on as deputy director. Edwards has been a circuit judge since 1992. […]
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Crowd interrupts St. Louis mayor at panel discussion

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Audience members shouted down the mayor of St. Louis during a panel discussion about policing and racial equity. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports Mayor Lyda Krewson, state Rep. Bruce Franks Jr. and others took part in Wednesday night’s panel hosted by St. Louis Young Democrats at Harris-Stowe State University. Krewson said […]
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ACLU Sues City Of St. Louis Over 'Unlawful' Treatment Of Protesters

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on unrest in St. Louis following the acquittal of a former police officer I the death of a black man (all times local): 1:10 p.m. The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri is suing the city of St. Louis over what it calls “unlawful and unconstitutional action” during demonstrations that followed the acquittal of a former police officer in the killing of a black man. The suit filed Friday accuses police of misconduct by using chemical weapons, interfering with vid...
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New STL Mayor Warily Navigates Racial Strife Over Ex-Cop Acquittal Protests

ST. LOUIS (AP) — After defeating three leading black candidates, the new white mayor of St. Louis is carefully navigating racial strife that culminated in days of protest over the acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect. Lyda Krewson watched as her city and some suburbs filled for days with thousands of protesters angry at the acquittal and upset with broader issues of racial inequality. The mayor says St. Louis can be a leader in addressing inequity, but she ...
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New St. Louis mayor navigates racial strife after acquittal

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The new mayor of St. Louis is calling for the city to be a leader in addressing racial inequity as thousands of people protest the acquittal of a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black suspect. But Lyda Krewson, who is white, faces criticism from those who […]
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Protest planned in St. Louis suburb over acquittal of white police officer who fatally shot black man

By SUMMER BALLENTINE and JOHN HANNA ST. LOUIS — Protesters said they would take to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge’s recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011. This undated file photo provided by the St. Louis Police Department shows former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley, who was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the December 2011 shooting death of Anthony Lama...
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Amid Protests, St. Louis Mayor Walks a Political Tightrope

Mayor Lyda Krewson promised to curb violence and heal racial divisions. Then a former police officer was acquitted of murder.
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St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoil

Clergy march together after holding an interfaith prayer servicer calling for peace and solidarity at Kiener Plaza on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in St. Louis. Leaders of several faiths on Tuesday called for peace and justice amid the turmoil that followed the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the 2011 death of a black man. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP) Roman Catholic Archbishop Robert Carlson leads a group of clergy in an interfaith prayer servicer calli...
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Monday Night Protests Calm After Three Nights Of Vandalism In St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters chanting “free our people” gathered outside the jail in downtown St. Louis for more than two hours to show solidarity with those who remain behind bars, but there was no repeat of the vandalism that occurred over the weekend. Demonstrators outside the jail Monday night criticized authorities for keeping some of those arrested in jail nearly 24 hours after they were taken into custody. Police said more than 120 people were arrested during Sunday’s protests over the acq...
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More Than 80 Arrested Amid St. Louis Protests Over Acquitted Ex-Cop Stockley

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A racially mixed crowd of demonstrators locked arms and marched quietly through downtown St. Louis Monday morning to protest the acquittal of a white former police officer in the killing of a black suspect, following another night of unrest and more than 80 arrests. The latest action follows three days of peaceful protests and three nights of violence in the city that has been rocked since Friday, when a judge announced he found Jason Stockley not guilty in the 2011 death of Ant...
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St. Louis Protests Against Officer's Acquittal To Continue

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of people protesting the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the fatal shooting of black man following a high-speed chase marched for hours in mostly peaceful demonstrations, until a broken window at the mayor’s home and escalating tensions led riot-gear-clad officers to lob tear gas to disperse the crowds. Activists had for weeks threatened civil disobedience if Jason Stockley were not convicted in the death of Anthony Lamar Smith, stirring fears of...
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