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The Latest: St. Louis mayor decries police officers' chant
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local):...

St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoil
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- 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....

Police give room to St. Louis protests until trouble starts
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Police have given demonstrators in the latest St. Louis protests a wide berth, applying a lesson learned in nearby Ferguson to offer protesters ample room to have their say, at least until trouble starts....

Missouri trooper gets jail, probation in man's drowning
VERSAILLES, Mo. (AP) -- More than three years after an Iowa man fell out of a Missouri State Highway Patrol boat and drowned while handcuffed and wearing an improperly secured life vest, the trooper who was driving the boat was sentenced Tuesday to 10 days in jail and two years of probation....

Kansas City student injured in fight with parent, student
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Kansas City school officials say a student was critically injured when a parent and her child came into a school and began beating the student....