Skip to Content

Feed aggregator

Southbound Interstate 270 closed in Bridgeton because of crash

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 7:00pm
The Missouri Department of Transportation said the closure was expected to last until about 9:30 p.m.
Categories: St. Charles News

Houston doctor's killing may be due to '20-year-old grudge: police

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 6:30pm
Houston police issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday for the man suspected of shooting dead a cardiologist who once treated former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, saying that a 20-year-old grudge may have motivated the shooting.
Categories: U.S. News

Conspiracy theorist Jones seeks halt of Sandy Hook defamation suit

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 6:18pm
Lawyers for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones asked a Texas court on Wednesday to dismiss a defamation lawsuit against him and his InfoWars website, filed by parents of two children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre.
Categories: U.S. News

Natgas pipeline explosion in Texas injures five, says official

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 6:12pm
A series of natural gas pipeline explosions in Midland County, Texas had left five people in hospital being treated for burns, while flows to the pipelines in the area were being temporarily halted, a city official said.
Categories: U.S. News

Facebook page's removal angers Washington protest organizers

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 6:09pm
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Facebook stunned and angered organizers of a protest against white supremacists when it disabled their Washington event's page this week, saying it and others had been created by "bad actors" misusing the social media platform.
Categories: St. Charles News

U.S. charges three Ukrainians in payment card hacking spree

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:57pm
Three Ukrainians have been arrested on criminal hacking charges including stealing payment card numbers, in attacks on more than 100 U.S. companies that cost businesses tens of millions of dollars, the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday.
Categories: U.S. News

Massachusetts man convicted of cyber attack on hospital

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:55pm
A Massachusetts man was convicted on Wednesday of carrying out a cyber attack on a Boston hospital's network on behalf of the hacking activist group Anonymous in protest of its treatment of a teenager at the center of a high-profile custody dispute.
Categories: U.S. News

Trump resurrects mobster Capone in tweet on aide's treatment

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:53pm
CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump appeared to suggest in a tweet Wednesday that his former campaign manager Paul Manafort is being treated worse by the justice system than notorious Chicago mob boss Al Capone.
Categories: St. Charles News

Illinois lawmaker quits amid claim of posting nude photos

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:30pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A first-term Republican state representative and member of an Illinois House anti-sexual harassment task force resigned Wednesday after an ex-girlfriend claimed that he posted nude photos of her on a fake social media account under her…
Categories: St. Charles News

Police arrest suspect after fleeing motorist fires at Hazelwood officers

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:30pm
The incident happened near Interstate 270 and Florissant Road in north St. Louis County.
Categories: St. Charles News

TSA considers eliminating screening at smaller airports

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 5:10pm
The Transportation Security Administration is considering eliminating passenger screening at more than 150 small and medium-sized airports across the US, according to senior agency officials and internal documents obtained by CNN.
Categories: St. Charles News

Firefighters gain on deadly California blaze, some evacuees to return

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 4:56pm
More of the tens of thousands of Northern California residents who fled a deadly wildfire were awaiting permission to return to their homes on Wednesday as firefighters gained more control of the sixth most destructive blaze in state history.
Categories: U.S. News

Catholic diocese names dozens accused of sexual abuse in Pennsylvania

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 4:32pm
A Roman Catholic bishop in Pennsylvania released the names on Wednesday of 71 clergy members and seminarians accused of sexually abusing children since the 1940s, acting in advance of a release of grand jury findings on clergy abuse in the state.
Categories: U.S. News

Icahn, with sizable stake in Cigna, to oppose Express Scripts acquisition

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 4:11pm
The billionaire believes Cigna is paying too high a price for the St. Louis County-based pharmacy benefit manager.
Categories: St. Charles News

Day care operator in southwest Missouri faces 34 felonies after infant dies

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 4:00pm
Court documents say the womanwas looking after more than 20 children at her unlicensed daycare near Rogersville when the baby died.
Categories: St. Charles News

Burton drops County Council bid, backs Clancy against incumbent Dolan

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 4:00pm
But his name remains on the ballot in the 5th District Democratic primary race because it's too late to get it removed.
Categories: St. Charles News

Woman taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after Dutchtown fire

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 3:45pm
A woman was taken to the hospital after her home caught fire Wednesday
Categories: St. Charles News

St. Louis adds 3,900 jobs in June as unemployment returns to 18-year low

St. Charles News from STLToday.com - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 3:45pm
Labor force growth is fastest since 2010.
Categories: St. Charles News

U.S. fraud case against bond trader Litvak is dismissed

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 3:44pm
A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed the final criminal charge against former Jefferies trader Jesse Litvak for allegedly lying to customers about bond prices, ending the government's long-running case.
Categories: U.S. News

Michigan governor and state dismissed from Flint water lawsuit

Domestic News from Reuters - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 3:30pm
A federal judge on Wednesday removed Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, a former mayor of Flint, along with the state government from a list of defendants in a class-action lawsuit over the Flint water crisis.
Categories: U.S. News
Syndicate content