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Got room for a bunny? Really it’s a dog named Bunny!

Look who I spotted on the Needy Paws Rescue website, Bunny. Knowing that this young lady has dealt with lots of ups and downs in her short life tells me a lot about her character; she’s a survivor.  She has endured loss, rejection, instability, heartache, and a HURRICANE.  Yet, all those challenges and more have not deterred her from beginning ... Read More »

LISTEN: 8 Pair of Pants & 10 Shirts is A LOT!

The Bud and Broadway Home Team read a story about a guy who didn’t want to pay baggage fees while flying, so instead he just wore his clothes 8 pair of pants and 10 shirts. The airlines did NOT let him board the plane. We had to find out though, what exactly does it look like to wear all of ... Read More »

LISTEN: Sweet Becca from the Country Mecca 1/23

Every morning at 6:36,7:36, 8:36 Becca updates us on what’s trending in country music. Sponsored by Kenrick’s Meats! Carrie Underwood is excited for the Big Game AND Brothers osborne bought LANco drinks. Dierks Bentley celebrating a sober January AND Dierks has another band named “Hot Country Knights.” Read More »

LISTEN: All I Need to Know About You 1/23

When a student asks if they can get extra credit, just for showing up to class…that’s all I need to know about you! Call us with your stories about the moments in life that make you think, “That’s All I Need to Know About You,” each morning at 7:50a! 314.969.9230 from or 618.399.9230 from IL. Read More »

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  • Jeff Sessions

    The Latest: Trump ‘not at all concerned’ about Sessions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation (all times local): 2:30 p.m. President Donald Trump says he is not concerned about what Attorney General Jeff Sessions said during an interview for the special counsel’s Russia investigation. Trump spoke in the Oval Office Tuesday. Asked if he had any concerns about what was said, he said ...
  • Egypt’s military arrests ex-general running for president

    CAIRO (AP) — Less than two weeks after announcing his candidacy, Egypt’s former chief of staff was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of incitement against the armed forces and other charges in what appeared to be a calculated move to force out the last potentially serious challenger to President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Former Gen. Sami Annan became the latest in a series ...
  • 2 dead, 19 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held

    BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A 15-year-old student opened fire with a handgun inside his rural Kentucky high school Tuesday, killing two classmates, injuring 19 others and sending hundreds fleeing for safety. Police were seen leading a teenager away in handcuffs. It was the nation’s first fatal school shooting of 2018. The shooter will be charged with murder and attempted murder, ...
  • Davos diplomacy scene not exactly a natural fit for Trump

    WASHINGTON (AP) — One question looms as President Donald Trump packs his bags for Switzerland: How will the Diet Coke-loving nationalist fit in with the Champagne-sipping globalists he’ll encounter at the World Economic Forum in Davos? American presidents tend to shun the Davos diplomacy scene, a glitzy annual gathering at a Swiss Alpine resort that for nearly 50 years has ...
  • South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela dies at 78

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Hugh Masekela, the legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist, has died after a decade-long fight with cancer. He was 78. Often called the “Father of South African jazz,” Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said Tuesday was a “protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer.” Masekela was a rare artist who succeeded in ...
  • ALASKA QUAKE

    Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A powerful undersea earthquake sent Alaskans fumbling for suitcases and racing to evacuation centers in the middle of the night Tuesday after a cellphone alert warned that a tsunami could smash into the state’s southern coast and western Canada. The killer wave never materialized, but people endured several tense hours in shelters, waiting for a potential ...
  • Gun industry converges near Las Vegas mass shooting site

    The gun industry is holding its biggest annual trade show this week just a few miles (kilometers) from the site where a gunman slaughtered 58 concertgoers outside his high-rise Las Vegas hotel room in October using a display case worth of weapons, many fitted with bump stocks that enabled them to mimic fully automatic fire. Gun control advocates, meanwhile, pointed ...
  • South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela dies at 78

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Hugh Masekela, the legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist, has died after a decade-long fight with cancer. He was 78. Often called the “Father of South African jazz,” Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said Tuesday was a “protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer.” Masekela was a rare artist who succeeded in ...
  • Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

    ‘This is Me’ competes with Blige, Stevens, Miguel and Day

    NEW YORK (AP) — A chart-topper from “The Greatest Showman” composed by last year’s Oscar winners will compete with tunes sung by Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Miguel and Sufjan Stevens for the Academy Award for best song. Golden Globe winner “This is Me,” an emotional high point when sung by cast member Keala Settle in “The Greatest Showman,” is ...
  • Mary J. Blige thrilled at becoming a double Oscar nominee

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mary J. Blige is still getting used to the idea of being a double Oscar nominee. The nine-time Grammy winner was nominated for two Academy Awards on Tuesday: Supporting actress and original song for “Mudbound.” Blige said she spent the morning “yelling and screaming and about to cry.” The 47-year-old called the nominations beautiful. “This is ...
  • ‘I got really emotional’: Reactions to Oscar nominations

    A round up of reaction to the Oscar nominations announced Tuesday: ___ “The real answer in this profession is you celebrate by working. I’m going to have an extra chicken sausage for breakfast. That will be my indulgence for the day.” — “The Shape of Water” director Guillermo del Toro on how he will celebrate the film’s leading 13 nominations, ...
  • Oscar statue

    The Latest: ‘Last Men’ director reflects on Oscar nomination

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 90th annual Oscar nominations announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 8:40 a.m. The maker of the “Last Men in Aleppo” has made Oscars history for his war-torn country, Syria. The 90-minute documentary is the ...
  • Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer

    LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of mourners gathered in Dolores O’Riordan’s Irish hometown Tuesday for the funeral of the Cranberries singer, who died last week at the age of 46. The funeral mass at the parish church of St. Ailbe in Ballybricken, southwest Ireland, opened with a recording of “Ave Maria,” sung by O’Riordan and Luciano Pavarotti. Items associated with the ...
  • Cosby jokes in 1st show since 2015 he ‘used to be’ comedian

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby performed in public for the first time since a sex abuse scandal embroiled him in 2015, joking that he “used to be a comedian” and playing with a jazz band in his hometown as a retrial looms in his criminal sexual assault case. The 80-year-old entertainer took the stage for about an hour Monday night ...
  • Oscar statue

    The Latest: ‘Last Men’ director reflects on Oscar nomination

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 90th annual Oscar nominations announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 8:40 a.m. The maker of the “Last Men in Aleppo” has made Oscars history for his war-torn country, Syria. The 90-minute documentary is the ...
  • NBC’s Kelly says Fonda has ‘no business’ lecturing her

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBC’s Megyn Kelly lashed out at actress Jane Fonda Monday in a simmering dispute over an interview gone awry, even invoking the old “Hanoi Jane” nickname. Fonda had appeared alongside Robert Redford on one of the first “Megyn Kelly Today” installments in September for an interview to promote a new movie. It became tense when the ...
  • German director resigns as festival chief after abuse claims

    BERLIN (AP) — A prolific director of German television dramas has resigned as head of a theater festival following allegations of sexual misconduct. Dieter Wedel has denied claims by several women that he pressured them for sex. The allegations, first published by respected weekly Die Zeit, mostly date back several decades. In a statement Monday, the 75-year-old said the allegations ...
  • Nicole Kidman

    ‘This Is Us,’ ‘Veep’ casts take top SAG TV series awards

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — “This Is Us” won the top drama series trophy at Sunday’s Screen Actors Guild Awards, making up for the Emmy and Golden Globe honors that eluded it and taking a stand for broadcast network TV amid growing online competition. “The people that watch with us every Tuesday night and embrace this show that reflects positivity and ...
  • Sterling K. Brown

    The Latest: Stars mingle and dance at SAG Awards after-party

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Sunday’s presentation of the Screen Actors Guild from the Shrine Auditorium (all times local): 9 p.m. The SAG Awards are over, but the after-party is giving nominees the chance to mingle and unwind. Robert De Niro held court on a couch in the center of the room and looked deep in conversation as ...
  • Morgan Freeman

    Morgan Freeman accepts life achievement honors at SAG Awards

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Morgan Freeman first stood on a stage when he was 8 years old, playing Little Boy Blue in a pageant. That’s when he knew he wanted to be an actor. More than seven decades later, the now 80-year-old Freeman accepted a lifetime achievement award Sunday from the Screen Actors Guild for the much larger roles he’s ...
  • Frank Batten, John Coleman

    Weather Channel co-founder dies; doubted climate science

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — John Coleman, who co-founded The Weather Channel and was the original meteorologist on ABC’s “Good Morning America” during a six-decade broadcasting career but who later drew people’s anger for his open skepticism about climate change being man-made, has died. He was 83. Coleman died Saturday night at home in Las Vegas, said his wife, Linda Coleman, ...
  • Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

    ‘This is Me’ competes with Blige, Stevens, Miguel and Day

    NEW YORK (AP) — A chart-topper from “The Greatest Showman” composed by last year’s Oscar winners will compete with tunes sung by Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Miguel and Sufjan Stevens for the Academy Award for best song. Golden Globe winner “This is Me,” an emotional high point when sung by cast member Keala Settle in “The Greatest Showman,” is ...
  • Russia revokes permit for satire about Stalin’s death

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Culture Ministry banned a satirical film about Soviet leader Josef Stalin’s death from movie theaters Tuesday following criticism from communists and others that the British-French production made a mockery of Russian history. The Culture Ministry declared it was rescinding the permit that would have allowed Scottish writer-director Armando Iannucci’s “The Death of Stalin” to be shown ...
  • Mary J. Blige thrilled at becoming a double Oscar nominee

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mary J. Blige is still getting used to the idea of being a double Oscar nominee. The nine-time Grammy winner was nominated for two Academy Awards on Tuesday: Supporting actress and original song for “Mudbound.” Blige said she spent the morning “yelling and screaming and about to cry.” The 47-year-old called the nominations beautiful. “This is ...
  • ‘I got really emotional’: Reactions to Oscar nominations

    A round up of reaction to the Oscar nominations announced Tuesday: ___ “The real answer in this profession is you celebrate by working. I’m going to have an extra chicken sausage for breakfast. That will be my indulgence for the day.” — “The Shape of Water” director Guillermo del Toro on how he will celebrate the film’s leading 13 nominations, ...
  • ‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Three Billboards’ lead Oscar nominations

    NEW YORK (AP) — Guillermo del Toro’s lavish monster romance “The Shape of Water” fished out a leading 13 nominations, Greta Gerwig became just the fifth woman nominated for best director and “Mudbound” director of photography Rachel Morrison made history as the first woman nominated for best cinematography in nominations announced Tuesday for the 90th annual Academy Awards. Oscar voters ...
  • Kobe Bryant may win yet another trophy _ an Oscar

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Does Kobe Bryant need another trophy? He might get one — at the Oscars. Bryant, the retired Los Angeles Lakers star, was nominated in the animated short category for “Dear Basketball,” based on a poem he wrote in 2015 announcing his impending retirement from basketball. He was nominated along with veteran Disney animator Glen Keane. “What??” ...
  • ‘Wonder Woman’ is left hanging and 8 other Oscar surprises

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It is a mathematical impossibility for a group of Oscar nominations to please everyone, but this year came pretty close with meaningful love for “Get Out,” ”Lady Bird” and “Phantom Thread,” and the history-making nomination of “Mudbound” director of photography Rachel Morrison, who became the first woman to ever be nominated for cinematography. Still, there were ...
  • Davos diplomacy scene not exactly a natural fit for Trump

    WASHINGTON (AP) — One question looms as President Donald Trump packs his bags for Switzerland: How will the Diet Coke-loving nationalist fit in with the Champagne-sipping globalists he’ll encounter at the World Economic Forum in Davos? American presidents tend to shun the Davos diplomacy scene, a glitzy annual gathering at a Swiss Alpine resort that for nearly 50 years has ...
  • South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela dies at 78

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Hugh Masekela, the legendary South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist, has died after a decade-long fight with cancer. He was 78. Often called the “Father of South African jazz,” Masekela died in Johannesburg after what his family said Tuesday was a “protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer.” Masekela was a rare artist who succeeded in ...
  • Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

    ‘This is Me’ competes with Blige, Stevens, Miguel and Day

    NEW YORK (AP) — A chart-topper from “The Greatest Showman” composed by last year’s Oscar winners will compete with tunes sung by Mary J. Blige, Andra Day, Miguel and Sufjan Stevens for the Academy Award for best song. Golden Globe winner “This is Me,” an emotional high point when sung by cast member Keala Settle in “The Greatest Showman,” is ...
  • Mary J. Blige thrilled at becoming a double Oscar nominee

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mary J. Blige is still getting used to the idea of being a double Oscar nominee. The nine-time Grammy winner was nominated for two Academy Awards on Tuesday: Supporting actress and original song for “Mudbound.” Blige said she spent the morning “yelling and screaming and about to cry.” The 47-year-old called the nominations beautiful. “This is ...
  • Tennys Sandgren

    Tennys Sandgren defends tweets again at Australian Open

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Australian Open quarterfinalist Tennys Sandgren said in an interview on Tuesday that he deleted several years of tweets to “move forward” and create a “version of a cleaner start” after he was questioned about his connections with right-wing activists on social media. Sandgren’s social media activity has been closely examined during his surprising run to the ...
  • ‘I got really emotional’: Reactions to Oscar nominations

    A round up of reaction to the Oscar nominations announced Tuesday: ___ “The real answer in this profession is you celebrate by working. I’m going to have an extra chicken sausage for breakfast. That will be my indulgence for the day.” — “The Shape of Water” director Guillermo del Toro on how he will celebrate the film’s leading 13 nominations, ...
  • Kobe Bryant may win yet another trophy _ an Oscar

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Does Kobe Bryant need another trophy? He might get one — at the Oscars. Bryant, the retired Los Angeles Lakers star, was nominated in the animated short category for “Dear Basketball,” based on a poem he wrote in 2015 announcing his impending retirement from basketball. He was nominated along with veteran Disney animator Glen Keane. “What??” ...