The state of Missouri announced that it will discontinue funding for Crisis Nurseries in the state due to budget cuts. The St. Louis area has twelve such nurseries. (Children at the nursery cannot be identifiably photographed).
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Photos by Christian Gooden
House passes health bill
House passes health bill 219-212 Sunday night in Washington, D.C.
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Photos by wire services
President Obama visits St. Charles
Delivering remarks on his health care legislation, President Barack Obama visits St. Charles High School. He is greeted by residents, fans and protestors.
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Photos by Dawn Majors, Stephanie Cordle, Emily Rasinksi and JB Forbes
Protesters greet Obama in St. Louis
Protesters objecting to President Obama's health care proposal greeted the president along his route to St. Charles High School, and later at a fundraiser for Sen. Claire McCaskill in downtown St. Louis.
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Photos by Post-Dispatch photographers
The Oval Office at Magic House
To celebrate President's Day, we visit a mock Oval Office which is part of the Star-Spangled Center at the interactive government exhibits at the Magic House.
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Photos by Laurie Skrivan
Best of '09 from Robert Cohen
From the economy to military funerals to giant pencils and the inauguration of the 44th president, 2009 made for quite a varied photographic year.
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Photos by Robert Cohen
Top local stories 2009
The year in review - a look at the people and events that helped define the last 12 months.
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Photos by file photos
Thomson Correctional Center tour
Members of the media toured the Thomson Correctional Center Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009 in Thomson, Ill. President Barack Obama ordered the federal government to acquire the underused state prison in Thomson earlier this month to be the new home for a limited number of terror suspects now held at the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
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Photos by Wire photos
Northeast Ambulance and Fire Protection
Community members attend the Northeast Ambulance and Fire Protection District meeting Tuesday night, in Beverly Hills. Members of the board hired Angelica Elgin as the new Fire Chief for the district.
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Photos by Dawn Majors
"Letting Off a Little Steam" Tea Party
Many gathered today in Kiener Plaza to voice their political opinions and hear James O'Keefe speak. This marks the 4th rally held by the grassroots organization in St. Louis.