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BIG 3: MO River Flood, SLU to the Big Dance & CBD Jelly Beans

1. Heavy rain and melting snow are swelling the Missouri River out of its banks in Nebraska and Iowa. 2. The Saint Louis men’s basketball team is heading to the NCAA Tournament. 3. A new line of jelly beans infused with cannabis-derived CBD is being launched by the creator of Jelly Belly. Read More »

Brett Young Picks Duke To Win The NCAA Tournament

Selection Sunday is a holiday for college basketball fans. March Madness starts next Tuesday, so Brett Young was asked if he has a favorite.  It’s a tough call because he’s been a UCLA fan his whole life, but if he had to bet on anybody, it would be Duke. Listen to the audio below and let us know who you think will win the ... Read More »

LISTEN: Bud and Broadway’s Best of the Bi-State Bracket!

The big college basketball tournament is getting started this week. We thought we’d like to do a bracket, but about St. Louis attractions instead. This week we start “Bud and Broadway’s Best of the Bi-State Bracket,” what all should be included? The Zoo? Grant’s Farm? Crown Candy? Read More »

LISTEN: Is Becca’s Filing Cabinet Stolen?

Becca bought a filing cabinet off Craiglist while she was in STL. Bud was convinced it’s stolen…Becca bought it anyway. BTW – we have no reason to think it’s stolen. Read More »

LISTEN: Calling Out After St. Pats ☘️

St. Louis loves to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day…with lots of green beer. So lots of us call out sick the next day too. Here are some tips on calling in sick the day after St. Pats. Read More »

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    White cop’s shooting of black teen heads to trial

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year goes on trial starting Tuesday in a case that could put him behind bars for life. Lawyers for Michael Rosfeld, 30, are expected to argue that the June shooting of Antwon Rose II after a traffic stop in East Pittsburgh was justified, ...
  • Jeff Bezos

    Report: National Enquirer paid $200K for private Bezos texts

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Wall Street Journal reports that the National Enquirer’s publisher paid $200,000 to obtain intimate texts between Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his mistress Lauren Sanchez. American Media Inc., the supermarket tabloid’s publisher, reportedly paid that sum to Michael Sanchez, Lauren’s brother. The Journal’s finding, attributed to people familiar with the matter, parallels the conclusion reached ...
  • High profile arrest led Alabama police to genealogy testing

    OZARK, Ala. (AP) — A truck-driving preacher arrested for killing two teenage girls from Alabama nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy database techniques used to apprehend the suspected “Golden State Killer” last year. Law enforcement interest in using genetic genealogy to crack cold cases has ballooned since the high-profile arrest of the suspected California serial killer ...
  • Over 1,000 feared dead after cyclone slams into Mozambique

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation’s president said. “It is a real disaster of great proportions,” President Filipe Nyusi said. Cyclone Idai could prove to be the deadliest storm in generations to hit ...
  • Ardern vows to deny accused mosque gunman notoriety he seeks

    CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s prime minister declared Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman a platform for elevating his white supremacist views, after the man dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself at his trial in the killings of 50 people. “I agree that it is absolutely something that ...
  • Bernie Sanders’ opening argument: I am electable. Really.

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders spent much of 2016 talking of revolution. In 2019, he’s turned to a subject that’s a bit more pragmatic: electability. As he revs up his second presidential campaign, the Vermont senator and his supporters are putting his case for winning the general election at the center of the argument. The emphasis is meant to aggressively ...
  • High court again eyes reasons for removing black jurors

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  • Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Kane Brown and Atlanta-based producer Polow Da Don are embroiled in a contract dispute that has both sides claiming they are owed money. The Grammy-nominated producer, whose real name is Jamal Jones, sued Brown in February claiming breach of contract, saying he has not been paid under the terms of a 2015 agreement and ...
  • Andre Williams, who co-wrote ‘Shake A Tail Feather,’ dies

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  • Tim McGraw

    Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The stars of the gridiron will meet the stars of Music City when the NFL Draft comes to Nashville, Tennessee, in April. The NFL announced Monday that Grammy-winning country star Tim McGraw will perform a free outdoor concert on April 26 and Grammy-winning gospel singer CeCe Winans will sing the National Anthem on April 25 to ...
  • Ronnie Dunn, Kix Brooks

    Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn are riding a resurgence of interest in ’90s-era country music with a new album celebrating their top-selling singles, a longstanding Las Vegas residency and now an invitation to join the Country Music Hall of Fame. The duo, along with comedic singer Ray Stevens and record label head Jerry Bradley, were ...
  • Library opens archive dedicated to rocker Lou Reed

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Public Library has opened an archive dedicated to pioneering alternative rock musician Lou Reed. The library acquired the archive after performance artist and musician Laurie Anderson, who was married to Reed, decided to share it with an institution that could preserve and showcase the archive. The New York Times reports the archive includes ...
  • La Scala returns $3.4 million to Saudi Arabia in debacle

    MILAN (AP) — Italy’s famed La Scala opera house will immediately return 3 million euros ($3.4 million) sent to an escrow account by Saudi Arabia in what Milan’s mayor on Monday termed a badly handled fundraising deal. But he did not rule out future dealings with the kingdom despite concerns raised over its human rights record. Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala ...
  • The Latest: Booker says he would reverse transgender ban

    DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic race for president (all times local): 10:50 p.m. Democratic White House hopeful Cory Booker said Sunday night he would reverse President Donald Trump’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the military if elected president. Speaking to a crowd of more than 300 voters in Davenport, the New Jersey senator answered a ...
  • Meghan McCain, John McCain

    Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump’s life is “pathetic” after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. She fired back at Trump on ABC’s “The View” Monday after the president tweeted comments criticizing her father, who died last year after battling brain cancer. McCain says Trump “will never be a great ...
  • Donna Brazile

    Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former Democratic National Committee chief Donna Brazile, who was fired by CNN for tipping off the Hillary Clinton campaign about debate topics in 2016, has joined Fox News Channel as a political commentator. Brazile said Monday she knows fellow liberals will criticize her for joining Fox, but that it’s important for people not to retreat to ...
  • The Latest: Best bet: Duke is favored to win NCAA Tournament

    The Latest on Selection Sunday for the NCAA Tournament (all times local): 9:36 p.m. Betting on March Madness is starting with many gamblers throwing their weight behind Duke and freshman phenom Zion Williamson. William Hill US says nearly 20 percent of the money bet on the NCAA Tournament winner over the past year has backed the Blue Devils, who were ...
  • Jeanine Pirro

    Pirro’s show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro’s show didn’t air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar over her wearing a Muslim head covering. No explanation was given. Pirro’s show, “Justice With Judge Jeanine,” was replaced Saturday night by other programming. The Fox News schedule for the upcoming weekend doesn’t include the show. Fox ...
  • Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Tyson will return to TV after sex misconduct probe

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to the air on two TV shows that had been put on hold for a sexual misconduct investigation. The National Geographic Channel said in a statement Friday that Tyson’s “StarTalk” will return to the air in April with the 13 episodes that remain in the season. The statement says Tyson’s ...
  • Lori Loughlin, Isabella Rose Giannulli, Olivia Jade Giannulli

    Latest: Georgetown: Only discussed athletic record with URI

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a college admissions bribery scandal that has led to charges against coaches and celebrities (all times local): 8 p.m. Georgetown University says it commented only on its former tennis coach’s athletic record when asked by another school about Gordon Ernst. The University of Rhode Island says its athletic director called Georgetown University’s athletic ...
  • Lilly Singh

    YouTube star Lilly Singh to host NBC late-night show

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC is shaking up late-night TV, giving Carson Daly’s slot to a woman of color who’s a star on YouTube. The network said Thursday that a new show, titled “A Little Late with Lilly Singh,” will air at 1:35 a.m. EDT beginning in September. Singh will be the only woman to host a daily late-night show ...
  • Kevin Tsujihara

    Warner Bros.’ chief Tsujihara steps down following scandal

    NEW YORK (AP) — Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara, one of the highest ranking Hollywood executives to be felled by sexual misconduct allegations, stepped down from the studio Monday following claims that he promised roles to an actress with whom he was having an affair. WarnerMedia chief executive John Stankey announced Tsujihara’s exit as chairman and chief executive of Warner ...
  • Dick Dale

    Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, ‘Miserlou’ composer, is dead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like “Miserlou” and “Let’s Go Trippin'” earned him the title King of the Surf Guitar, has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dick Dale passed away Saturday night. No other details were available. Dale liked to say it was he and not ...
  • Brie Larson

    ‘Captain Marvel’ soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Captain Marvel” has continued to dominate the global box office in its second weekend in theaters, leaving newcomers in the dust. Walt Disney Studios estimated Sunday that the intergalactic superhero fell only 55 percent from its record-breaking opening. This weekend, “Captain Marvel” earned an additional $69.3 million from North American theaters and $119.7 million internationally, bringing ...
  • Golden Globe Awards to kick off awards season on Jan. 5

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Hollywood Foreign Press Association says it has chosen a date for next year’s Golden Globe Awards. The association said Friday the 77th annual awards will be held Jan. 5. The ceremony will kick off a condensed awards season with the Oscars moving up their ceremony to Feb. 9, 2020. In January, the Globes were watched ...
  • James Gunn

    James Gunn rehired to direct ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 3’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Months after being fired over old tweets, James Gunn has been rehired as director of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.” Representatives for the Walt Disney Co. and for Gunn on Friday confirmed that Gunn has been reinstated as writer-director of the Marvel franchise he has guided from the start. Gunn was fired last July over ...
  • John Cusack

    Tribeca to host ‘Say Anything…’ reunion, doc on Anastasio

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival has added a “Say Anything…” reunion screening to its upcoming festival, as well as the premiere of a documentary on Phish lead singer and guitarist Trey Anastasio. Tribeca announced Thursday that writer-director Cameron Crowe and the cast of “Say Anything…” led by John Cusack will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the classic ...
  • Pierre Taki

    Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game “Judgment,” also known as “Judge Eyes,” after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges. The health ministry’s drug division said actor and musician Pierre Taki, 51, was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of using cocaine. The game made by Tokyo-based Sega Games Corp., ...
  • Meghan McCain, John McCain

    Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump’s life is “pathetic” after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. She fired back at Trump on ABC’s “The View” Monday after the president tweeted comments criticizing her father, who died last year after battling brain cancer. McCain says Trump “will never be a great ...
  • Country star Kane Brown countersues producer over contract

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Kane Brown and Atlanta-based producer Polow Da Don are embroiled in a contract dispute that has both sides claiming they are owed money. The Grammy-nominated producer, whose real name is Jamal Jones, sued Brown in February claiming breach of contract, saying he has not been paid under the terms of a 2015 agreement and ...
  • Tim McGraw

    Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The stars of the gridiron will meet the stars of Music City when the NFL Draft comes to Nashville, Tennessee, in April. The NFL announced Monday that Grammy-winning country star Tim McGraw will perform a free outdoor concert on April 26 and Grammy-winning gospel singer CeCe Winans will sing the National Anthem on April 25 to ...
  • Ronnie Dunn, Kix Brooks

    Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country hit-making duo Brooks & Dunn are riding a resurgence of interest in ’90s-era country music with a new album celebrating their top-selling singles, a longstanding Las Vegas residency and now an invitation to join the Country Music Hall of Fame. The duo, along with comedic singer Ray Stevens and record label head Jerry Bradley, were ...
  • Dick Dale

    Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, ‘Miserlou’ composer, is dead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like “Miserlou” and “Let’s Go Trippin'” earned him the title King of the Surf Guitar, has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dick Dale passed away Saturday night. No other details were available. Dale liked to say it was he and not ...
  • Dick Dale

    Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, ‘Miserlou’ composer, is dead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man who earned the title King of the Surf Guitar has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dick Dale passed away Saturday night. No other details were available. Dale played pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals in the early 1960s on songs like “Miserlou” and “Let’s Go Trippin.” Dale liked to say ...
  • Brie Larson

    ‘Captain Marvel’ soars even higher with stellar 2nd weekend

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Captain Marvel” has continued to dominate the global box office in its second weekend in theaters, leaving newcomers in the dust. Walt Disney Studios estimated Sunday that the intergalactic superhero fell only 55 percent from its record-breaking opening. This weekend, “Captain Marvel” earned an additional $69.3 million from North American theaters and $119.7 million internationally, bringing ...