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BIG 3: Blues Fever, STL Winter Weather & Queen to Play Oscars

1. Will the Blues win 11 in a row?!? Blues Fever has taken over the bi-state! 2. A winter weather advisory is in effect for the bi-state from 5 p.m. Tuesday through 6 a.m. Wednesday for wintry precipitation. #StLouis is under a Winter Weather Advisory because of the snow, ice, and rain in the forecast for tonight. #stlwx #TISL pic.twitter.com/Vlg1ObJFHz ... Read More »

LISTEN: EPIC Kid Meltdowns

Sometimes kids have meltdowns over silly things, imaginary things, dreams – you just never know. We found a great article about this, but then asked YOU what your kids have had EPIC meltdowns about. Read More »

LISTEN: Sweet Becca from the Country Mecca 2/19

Every morning at 6:36,7:36, 8:36 Becca updates us on what’s trending in country music. Thomas Rhett looks up to Kenny Chesney AND says his girls are growing up fast! Jason Aldean remembers the Las Vegas mass shooting AND his wife Brittany says maybe they aren’t done having kids. Read More »

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In 2019 the Bud and Broadway Home Team want to share some stuff about ourselves, so you can get to know us better. Today we learn about Captain Mac and how he is not a good flyer. Read More »

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  • Hiker stuck in quicksand at Utah park feared he would die

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man who was stranded for hours in frigid weather with his leg sunk up to the knee in quicksand at a creek in Utah’s Zion National Park said Tuesday that he feared he would lose his leg and might die because the quicksand’s water was so cold. Ryan Osmun, 34, of Mesa, Arizona, told ...
  • Burberry apologizes for hoodie with noose knot

    NEW YORK (AP) — The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fashion Week runway. The knotted strings surfaced after Sunday’s show when a model hired to walk (but not wear the outfit) complained both before the show ...
  • Beto O'Rourke

    O’Rourke won’t rule out being vice presidential candidate

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Beto O’Rourke said Tuesday that he hasn’t ruled out being a 2020 vice presidential candidate — even as he plans to decide in the next 10 days if he’ll seek the presidency. Answering a question in Spanish about the possibility of being another candidate’s running mate, the Democratic former Texas congressman answered in Spanish: “I’m ...
  • Lawmakers seek probe of ICE force-feeding of immigrants

    Nearly 50 Democratic lawmakers are calling for a watchdog investigation of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement after the agency confirmed it had been force-feeding immigrant detainees on hunger strike. Reporting by The Associated Press revealed late last month that nine Indian men who were refusing food at an El Paso, Texas, detention facility were being force-fed through nasal tubes. That ...
  • McDowell defends Daytona 500 decision not to push Logano

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael McDowell was still digesting his fifth-place finish at the Daytona 500 when Joey Logano appeared at the front of his car, angrily pointing at the Ford logo. He was questioning McDowell’s loyalty to the brand. “He shows up pointing at the Ford emblem, pushing on the Ford, making his point ‘Hey, you are a Ford ...
  • Dog reunited with family 101 days after California wildfire

    PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — An Akita named Kingston is back with his family 101 days after he jumped out of their truck as they fled a devastating Northern California wildfire. The 12-year-old was reunited with the Ballejos family of Paradise on Monday, Sacramento television station KXTV reported . “When I found out, (it) just about brought me to tears,” said ...
  • Michael Flynn

    Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials, according to a new congressional report citing whistleblowers within the Trump administration. Lawmakers from both parties have expressed concerns that Saudi Arabia could develop nuclear weapons if the U.S. technology were transferred without ...
  • A look at rival Branson vs Maduro concerts for Venezuela

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Dueling concerts are being staged this week on both sides of Venezuela’s border with Colombia. After billionaire Richard Branson announced an aid concert in Colombia on Friday to benefit Venezuelans suffering from the country’s humanitarian crisis, Nicolas Maduro’s government ordered up a rival concert of its own. Maduro denies any economic crisis exists, and has blocked ...
  • Richard Branson

    Venezuela’s Maduro to throw concert rivaling Richard Branson

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Refusing to back down amid a mounting battle over Venezuela’s humanitarian crisis, the government of President Nicolas Maduro announced Monday that it will hold its own huge concert to rival one being organized by billionaire Richard Branson, a backer of opposition leader Juan Guaido. Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez said the government will throw a concert Saturday ...
  • Vandal topples wax statue of Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs

    NEW YORK (AP) — Police say someone attacked a statue of Sean “Diddy” Combs at Madame Tussauds wax museum in New York, shoving the rap impresario’s likeness so forcefully it lost its head. Investigators were continuing Monday to look for a suspect in the strange episode Saturday night. Police say a man entered the museum near Times Square around 8:45 ...
  • Don Cheadle

    Don Cheadle sports political shirts as he hosts ‘SNL’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Don Cheadle delivered some political messages along with jokes as he hosted “Saturday Night Live” for the first time. The actor sported a T-shirt that said “Protect Trans Kids” as he introduced musical guest Gary Clark Jr. And in closing Saturday’s show, Cheadle wore a jersey with the former Soviet Union’s initials on the front, while ...
  • Miranda Lambert

    Country star Miranda Lambert reveals secret marriage

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Miranda Lambert celebrated Valentine’s Day weekend with the announcement that she secretly got married. A representative for the singer confirmed the marriage after Lambert posted photos on social media Saturday showing her in a white lace gown with her new husband, Brendan Mcloughlin. She wrote that in honor of Valentine’s Day, she wanted to ...
  • 21 Savage, Post Malone

    21 Savage ‘wasn’t hiding’ being British, feared deportation

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage said in an interview aired Friday that he didn’t talk about his British citizenship before because he didn’t want to get deported. The Grammy-nominated artist, whose given name is She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was arrested Feb. 3. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement called it a targeted operation. He was released from immigration custody ...
  • R. Kelly

    APNewsBreak: Allred contacted authorities about R Kelly tape

    CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney Gloria Allred told The Associated Press Friday she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl. Allred, who represents multiple R. Kelly accusers, some of whom haven’t come ...
  • Jussie Smollett

    Police: Tip that Smollett, 2 brothers together in elevator

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are investigating a tip that on the night “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and released from custody in the probe, a department spokesman told The Associated Press Tuesday. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the person ...
  • New Mitch Albom book, ‘Chika,’ coming in November

    NEW YORK (AP) — The tragic, but inspiring story of a young Haitian orphan led Mitch Albom to write his first nonfiction book in over a decade. Harper announced Tuesday that Albom’s “Chika” comes out in November. The title refers to a girl born days before the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. The child was transferred to an orphanage Albom runs ...
  • Supreme Court staying out of actor’s ‘Empire’ lawsuit

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is staying out of a lawsuit involving the television show “Empire.” The high court said Tuesday it won’t take a case involving the Fox show, which follows a black family navigating the ups and downs of the record industry. That means a decision in favor of “Empire” co-creators Danny Strong and Lee Daniels stands. ...
  • Knight Foundation doubling spending to boost local news

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Knight Foundation says it will invest $300 million in local journalism over the next five years, seeding several programs designed to kick-start an industry decimated by layoffs and newspaper closures over the last 15 years. The plans, announced Tuesday, will double the amount of spending the foundation started by newspaper publisher brothers John S. and ...
  • Jussie Smollett

    No plan for Smollett to do follow-up police interview Monday

    CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett say there are no plans for him to meet with Chicago detectives Monday for a follow-up interview about his reported assault. Anne Kavanagh is a spokeswoman for Smollett’s lawyers. She says in an emailed statement that his lawyers “will keep an active dialogue with Chicago police on his behalf.” Smollett reported ...
  • First-ever ‘Jeopardy!” team contest draws top champions

    CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Glance around the “Jeopardy!” set during rehearsals for its first-ever team championship and it’s easy to be intimidated by the assembled brain power. There’s Brad Rutter, whose overall “Jeopardy!” haul, $4.3 million, is the most won on any game show. And Ken Jennings, a 74-game winner and top moneymaker, with $2.5 million, in non-tournament “Jeopardy!” ...
  • Jussie Smollett

    Chicago police seek follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police said Sunday they’re still seeking a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett after receiving new information that “shifted” their investigation of a reported attack on the “Empire” actor. The trajectory of the investigation “shifted” after detectives questioned two brothers about the attack and released them late Friday without charges, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Saturday. He ...
  • Julianne Moore

    Actress Julianne Moore helps unveil sex misconduct policies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore has helped New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration unveil the governor’s series of initiatives aimed at improving the lives of women in New York. Moore joined Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul (HOH’-kuhl) on Tuesday at Lincoln Center in Manhattan for an event launching Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Women’s Justice Agenda. The Democrat was in ...
  • Michael B. Jordan, Michelle Yeoh added to Oscars presenters

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan, Brian Tyree Henry, Michelle Yeoh and Elsie Fisher may have missed out on Oscar nominations this year, but they will be on stage at the Dolby Theatre during Sunday’s ceremony. Producers Donna Gigliotti and Glenn Weiss said Tuesday that the actors have signed up to present awards on the ABC broadcast along with ...
  • Ruth E. Carter

    Costume Designers Guild to honor Ruth E. Carter, Glenn Close

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar nominees Glenn Close and “Black Panther” costume designer Ruth E. Carter will be honored Tuesday night at the 21st annual Costume Designers Guild Awards. Close will receive the spotlight award at the ceremony Tuesday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The guild will pay homage to Carter’s illustrious designs with a ...
  • Francois Ozon

    French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

    PARIS (AP) — A French judge refused Monday to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal. French director Francois Ozon’s film “Grace a Dieu” (“By the Grace of God”) won the Berlin Film Festival’s jury grand prize on Saturday. The movie, which opens Wednesday, portrays French priest Bernard Preynat, who ...
  • Julia Roberts to receive George Eastman Award for movie work

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Actress Julia Roberts will be this year’s recipient of the George Eastman Award, given to honor contributions to the art of cinema. The George Eastman Museum in Rochester says it will honor the “Pretty Woman” and “Steel Magnolias” actress on May 2. Past recipients include Lauren Bacall, Charlie Chaplin, Gary Cooper and Meryl Streep. Museum director ...
  • Rosa Salazar

    ‘Alita’ leads a slow Presidents Day box office weekend

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The sci-fi fantasy “Alita: Battle Angel” topped the charts and beat out a number of newcomers including the meta romantic comedy “Isn’t It Romantic” and the horror sequel “Happy Death Day 2U” in its first weekend in theaters, but it is a victory with a few caveats. It’s leading the slowest Presidents Day weekend at the ...
  • Ruth E. Carter

    ‘Black Panther’ costume designer blazes trail to inspire

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ruth E. Carter is a black woman blazing a trail as a costume designer in a film industry with not many who look like her. But through her upcoming career achievement award and Oscar nomination for her Afro-futuristic wardrobes in the superhero film “Black Panther,” Carter believes she can “knock down” more doors so others like ...
  • Burberry apologizes for hoodie with noose knot

    NEW YORK (AP) — The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fashion Week runway. The knotted strings surfaced after Sunday’s show when a model hired to walk (but not wear the outfit) complained both before the show ...
  • Jussie Smollett

    Police: Tip that Smollett, 2 brothers together in elevator

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are investigating a tip that on the night “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and released from custody in the probe, a department spokesman told The Associated Press Tuesday. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the person ...
  • Julianne Moore

    Actress Julianne Moore helps unveil sex misconduct policies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore has helped New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration unveil the governor’s series of initiatives aimed at improving the lives of women in New York. Moore joined Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul (HOH’-kuhl) on Tuesday at Lincoln Center in Manhattan for an event launching Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Women’s Justice Agenda. The Democrat was in ...
  • Donald Newcombe

    Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe has died at 92

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died. He was 92. The team confirmed that Newcombe died Tuesday morning after a lengthy illness. “Don Newcombe’s ...
  • Designer Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel’s global icon, dies in Paris

    PARIS (AP) — Karl Lagerfeld, the iconic couturier whose designs at Chanel and Fendi had an unprecedented impact on the entire fashion industry, died Tuesday in Paris, prompting an outpouring of love and admiration for the man whose career spanned six decades. Although he spent virtually his entire career at luxury labels catering to the very wealthy — including 20 ...
  • Bill Cosby

    Justice Thomas calls for re-examining landmark libel case

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court should consider overturning a 55-year-old landmark ruling that makes it hard for public figures to win libel suits, writing in a case involving a woman who says Bill Cosby raped her. Thomas took aim at New York Times v. Sullivan and similar cases that followed it, calling them “policy-driven decisions ...
  • Brooklyn Dodgers pitching great Don Newcombe has died at age 92.

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brooklyn Dodgers pitching great Don Newcombe has died at age 92.