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Scene-stealing performances help the Muny's 'The Wiz' ease on down the road

2018-06-20 12:45:00 STLToday.com
The opening night of the Muny?s ?The Wiz? got off to a late, damp start Tuesday night thanks to a major downpour. But once the real-life storm gave way to the fictional one on stage, this return to Oz felt? Read Full Story ...

APNewsBreak: At least 3 shelters set up for child migrants

2018-06-20 12:32:50 STLToday.com
The Trump administration has set up at least three "tender age" shelters where it can lock up babies and other young children who have been forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, The Associated Press has learned. Read Full Story ...

If you've got Hep C, spitting can be a felony

2018-06-20 12:00:00 STLToday.com
That's the case, even though the virus isn?t transmitted through urine, feces, semen or saliva. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Hearing for special prosecutor in perjury probe of Greitens investigator postponed

2018-06-20 11:35:00 STLToday.com
Circuit Attorney's Office sought delay because it is hiring special counsel. Read Full Story ...

Police identify man killed outside St. Louis bar

2018-06-20 11:35:00 STLToday.com
Gerald Robinson, 29, died at the scene. Read Full Story ...

Police identify man killed in shootout near St. Louis bar

2018-06-20 11:35:00 STLToday.com
Gerald Robinson, 29, died at the scene. Read Full Story ...

As Wainwright recovers, Cardinals will have to explore his next role

2018-06-20 11:31:00 STLToday.com
Also: A complete update of all the Cardinals on the mend, including reliever Gregerson stepping toward the mound. Read Full Story ...

Sorry, St. Louis: final team for new football league goes to San Antonio

2018-06-20 11:25:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis couldn't provide needed dates in February; Isaac Bruce had been in discussions about coaching team. Read Full Story ...

Kinloch fire district gets 'poor' rating from Missouri auditor after officials' theft of district money

2018-06-20 11:15:00 STLToday.com
Kinloch Fire Protection District officials were sentenced in federal court last year for conspiracy and other charges. Read Full Story ...

Trump says he'll be 'signing something' on detained children

2018-06-20 11:05:05 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has drafted an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together after they are detained crossing the border illegally. She was at the White House? Read Full Story ...

Small Bites: Food is a fine supporting player at Westport Social

2018-06-20 11:00:00 STLToday.com
The Maryland Heights entertainment complex features bocce, shuffle board, karaoke and food and drink. Read Full Story ...

10 am news



EU to tax Harleys, bourbon and other US goods from Friday

2018-06-20 10:49:03 STLToday.com
BRUSSELS (AP) ? The European Union will from Friday start taxing a range of imports from the U.S., including quintessentially American goods like Harley-Davidson bikes and cranberries, in response to President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on European steel? Read Full Story ...

Special Report: Trump's catch-and-detain policy snares illegal immigrants long in U.S.

2018-06-20 10:45:00 STLToday.com
ICE has locked up thousands of people with little or no criminal history, with deep roots in their communities, who present little flight risk. Read Full Story ...

Pusha T heading to the Pageant

2018-06-20 10:45:00 STLToday.com
Pusha T brings his "The Daytona Tour 2018" to the Pageant with a show on Aug. 3. Also on the bill are Valee and Sheck Wes. Read Full Story ...

Homeland Security drafts plan to end family separation

2018-06-20 10:31:12 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together in detention after they are detained crossing the border illegally, according to two people? Read Full Story ...

Pat Gauen says farewell after about 1,350 columns

pgauen.post.dispatch@gmail.com (Pat Gauen)
2018-06-20 10:30:00 STLToday.com
The Metro East-oriented column began in late 1990 as a sideline to his work as a Post-Dispatch reporter and editor. Read Full Story ...

Five STL teens being awarded Congressional honors

2018-06-20 10:30:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis Irish Arts students will travel to Washington for honors Read Full Story ...

Final team for new football league goes to San Antonio, not St. Louis

2018-06-20 10:25:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis couldn't provide needed dates in February; Isaac Bruce had been in discussions about coaching team. Read Full Story ...

Local lawyer lauded for making firms more diverse

2018-06-20 10:00:00 STLToday.com
J. Danielle Carr saluted by Chicago group for black women lawyers Read Full Story ...

9 am news



EU to tax Harleys, peanut butter and other US goods from Fri

2018-06-20 09:58:47 STLToday.com
BRUSSELS (AP) ? The European Union will start taxing on Friday a range of imports from the U.S., including quintessentially American goods like Harley-Davidson bikes and cranberries, in response to President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on European steel? Read Full Story ...

8 am news



SIUE?s Dorsey Awarded for Supporting Social Justice and LGBTQ Rights

2018-06-20 08:53:00 SIUE.edu
An award for doing the right thing? This response, in part, came from Dominic Dorsey II, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville director of Disability Support Services, after receiving the Champions of Community Engagement Award.  The award was presented by Empower Indy Inc. and Powerhouse Church of Deliverance in... Read Full Story ...

EU says it will start to impose tariffs on US on Friday

2018-06-20 08:49:00 STLToday.com
BRUSSELS (AP) ? The European Union will start imposing duties on a list of U.S. products as of Friday in response to President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe. Read Full Story ...

AMC Theatres unveils $20-a-month rival to MoviePass

2018-06-20 08:43:00 STLToday.com
The new services allows subscribers to see up to three movies a week for a monthly fee of $19.95. Read Full Story ...

Fed's Powell says jobs market not too tight, repeats case for gradual rate hikes

2018-06-20 08:31:00 STLToday.com
The U.S. central bank raised its benchmark overnight lending rate for the second time this year at its policy meeting last week. It now sits in a range of 1.75 to 2 percent. Read Full Story ...

Want to get drunk fast? The internet says to try Capriccio Bubbly Sangria

2018-06-20 08:30:00 STLToday.com
The hottest alcohol of the year isn?t even available yet in Missouri. You can get it in Illinois if you can find it, but it sells out quickly. Read Full Story ...

Schoenecker Named SIUE School of Business Dean

2018-06-20 08:30:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Denise Cobb, PhD, has named Tim Schoenecker, PhD, as dean of the School of Business. Schoenecker has served as interim dean since May 2016. The appointment is subject to SIU Board of Trustees approval. Schoenecker has provided significant service to the... Read Full Story ...

Neman: Cooking disasters ? Thanksgiving edition

dneman@post-dispatch.com (Daniel Neman)
2018-06-20 08:00:00 STLToday.com
Two weeks ago, I devoted a column to cooking disasters ? one of mine, and a lot of my Facebook friends?. Read Full Story ...

Metro East candidate for Illinois Senate apologies for decade-old blackface photo

2018-06-20 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The mayor of Edwardsville has apologized for a decade-old photo from a Halloween party that depicts him dressed in blackface as a rapper. Read Full Story ...

Mayor of Edwardsville, now running for Senate, apologizes for decade-old blackface photo

2018-06-20 08:00:00 STLToday.com
The mayor of Edwardsville has apologized for a decade-old photo from a Halloween party that depicts him dressed in blackface as a rapper. Read Full Story ...

Pokémon Go dispute sparks brawl and beating near Kirkwood Park, charges say

2018-06-20 08:00:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County Prosecutors filed charges against the father-son duo Tuesday. Robert Matteuzzi and his son Angelo Matteuzzi, 31, each face one count of assault in the third degree. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to $38 per share

2018-06-20 07:31:00 STLToday.com
Disney and Comcast are battling to win Fox's movie and television studios at a time when legacy media and distribution companies are looking to expand to better compete with younger media firms like Netflix. Read Full Story ...

Walt Disney raises bid for Fox assets to over $70 billion

2018-06-20 07:31:00 STLToday.com
Disney and Comcast are battling to win Fox's movie and television studios at a time when legacy media and distribution companies are looking to expand to better compete with younger media firms like Netflix. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Ask the Road Crew all your St. Louis area commuting questions

2018-06-20 06:45:00 STLToday.com
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Police searching for impaired Wood River man, 80, in pickup truck

2018-06-20 06:44:00 STLToday.com
Illinois police are searching for James Crews, 80, who has been reported missing. Read Full Story ...

APNewsBreak: Youngest migrants held in 'tender age' shelters

2018-06-20 06:15:10 STLToday.com
Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to at least three "tender age" shelters in South Texas, The Associated Press has learned. Read Full Story ...

After offering woman a ride, man is robbed and shot in St. Louis

2018-06-20 06:15:00 STLToday.com
The victim offered a woman a ride, but was soon attacked by two men. Read Full Story ...

Cocktails from the garden

2018-06-20 06:15:00 STLToday.com
Now is the best time of the year, when fruit and vegetables and herbs are in such abundance. ? If you don?t have them in your garden, you can get them at a farmers market, a produce stand or a? Read Full Story ...

Rare doubles, Holland's strikes, Carpenter's blast give Cardinals a much-needed lift

2018-06-20 06:10:00 STLToday.com
The team with the fewest doubles in baseball conjures two to rally and give Greg Holland, freshly back from the DL and in search of a role, a lead to hold. His flawless inning braces the Cardinals for a late-game? Read Full Story ...

Battle is on: St. Louis County Council calls for federal, state investigations into Northwest Plaza deal

2018-06-20 06:00:00 STLToday.com
The council says it will consider voiding the lease, saying County Executive Steve Stenger has been enriched by $365,000 in donations from the Glarners to his campaign. Stenger says the council's actions are political. Read Full Story ...

3 am news



She embezzled $230,000 from SIUE. Now she's entitled to a state pension.

2018-06-20 03:24:00 alestlelive.com
Candace Wanzo, who was convicted of embezzling money from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, has left her state job but remains under investigation for allegations of wrongdoing in the secreta Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Carpenter homers in ninth to lift Cards past Phillies

2018-06-20 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Holland has a scoreless inning in relief, Cardinals finally get some key doubles, and Hicks picks up the win Read Full Story ...

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