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5 pm news

Abrams ends Georgia governor bid; says she'll file lawsuit

2018-11-16 17:33:00 STLToday.com
ATLANTA (AP) ? Democrat Stacey Abrams ended her challenge to Republican Brian Kemp in the Georgia governor's race on Friday, but pledged to fight the former secretary of state's "gross mismanagement" of the elections with a federal lawsuit. Read Full Story ...

CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's assassination

2018-11-16 17:25:00 STLToday.com
The assessment is rejected by the Saudi Arabian government. Read Full Story ...

Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak

2018-11-16 17:15:00 STLToday.com
Salmonella symptoms include vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramps. Read Full Story ...

Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor's race

2018-11-16 17:12:57 STLToday.com
ATLANTA (AP) ? Democrat Stacey Abrams ended her challenge to Republican Brian Kemp in the Georgia governor's race on Friday, but pledged to fight the former secretary of state's "gross mismanagement" of the elections with a federal lawsuit. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



GOP prepares to subpoena Comey, Lynch before losing power

2018-11-16 16:59:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? House Republicans who have spent the last two years arguing that there was bias in President Barack Obama's Justice Department are preparing to subpoena two key witnesses in the final weeks of their majority ? former FBI? Read Full Story ...

Tigers survive first-round scare in Virgin Islands

2018-11-16 16:52:00 STLToday.com
Puryear's scoring, Suggs' defense lead Mizzou to 55-52 victory over Kennesaw State in Paradise Jam. MU faces Oregon State on Sunday. Read Full Story ...

Mizzou survives first-round scare against Kennesaw State

2018-11-16 16:52:00 STLToday.com
Puryear's scoring, Suggs' defense lead Mizzou to 55-52 victory over Kennesaw State in Paradise Jam. MU faces Oregon State on Sunday. Read Full Story ...

Loop Trolley's first day: A 'bureaucratic snafu' kept it from running full route. Then, crime scene tape.

2018-11-16 16:45:00 STLToday.com
On first day of service, trolley cars didn't enter University City, disappointing would-be passengers. Read Full Story ...

Texas man pleads guilty in Missouri theft of 654 firearms

2018-11-16 16:36:27 STLToday.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) ? Prosecutors say a Texas man has admitted stealing 654 firearms from United Parcel Service trailers in Missouri while en route to Bass Pro Shops. Read Full Story ...

Humane Society rescues 80 cats, 29 dogs from former animal shelter in Elsberry

2018-11-16 16:24:00 STLToday.com
A court hearing to determine permanent custody of the animals is set for Dec. 7 Read Full Story ...

Woman fatally shot father of her child in their St. Louis home, charges say

2018-11-16 16:16:00 STLToday.com
The two were in a relationship, and their child was at home at the time of the shooting, charges say. Read Full Story ...

High school student dies 2 days after being pulled from pool

2018-11-16 16:12:41 STLToday.com
LANSING, Ill. (AP) ? A 14-year-old student has died two days after being pulled from the swimming pool at an eastern Illinois high school. Read Full Story ...

Illinois high school student dies 2 days after being pulled from pool

2018-11-16 16:12:00 STLToday.com
LANSING, Ill. (AP) ? A 14-year-old student has died two days after being pulled from the swimming pool at an eastern Illinois high school. Read Full Story ...

18-year-old charged with setting fire to St. Ann home where man was found dead

2018-11-16 16:05:00 STLToday.com
Witnesses told police the 18-year-old admitted to starting the fire. Read Full Story ...

Pfizer plans to increase U.S. drug prices in January

2018-11-16 16:00:00 STLToday.com
Pfizer said it would raise the list price of most of the drugs by 5 percent. Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Concert review: An exciting all-American program from the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

2018-11-16 15:58:00 STLToday.com
Rouse's Bassoon Concerto with Andrew Cuneo is a success Read Full Story ...

Finger pointing, frustration in eastern US storm's aftermath

2018-11-16 15:57:08 STLToday.com
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) ? Exhausted commuters pointed fingers and demanded answers Friday, a day after a modest snowstorm stranded motorists on slippery roads for hours, paralyzed the public transit network serving New York City and its suburbs and even forced? Read Full Story ...

Citing safety concerns, Kirkwood ends winter fireworks festival

2018-11-16 15:53:00 STLToday.com
?We have concerns for spectator safety with the fireworks going off in such a small area,? Chief Administrative Officer Russ Hawes told the City Council on Thursday. Read Full Story ...

Schenn back in Blues lineup, but on the wing; Allen starts in goal

2018-11-16 15:45:00 STLToday.com
He's in, while Steen is out with upper-body injury; injuries give Blais another chance; Allen will be in goal Read Full Story ...

Man accused of groping woman on MetroLink train in Maplewood

2018-11-16 15:45:00 STLToday.com
Police say the same 27-year-old man has been implicated in three similar assaults on the Metrolink. Read Full Story ...

Late buying wave sends US stocks higher

2018-11-16 15:30:00 STLToday.com
Large retailers and media and communications companies were the laggards. Read Full Story ...

Garth Brooks sells out the Dome at America's Center in record-breaking fashion

2018-11-16 15:26:00 STLToday.com
Garth Brooks has just sold out his March 9 concert at the Dome in America?s Center, and in record time. Read Full Story ...

SIUE MUC Marketing Team Earns Three ACUI Graphics Awards

2018-11-16 15:15:00 SIUE.edu
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Morris University Center (MUC) marketing team won three first place graphics awards at the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Region V annual conference held Nov. 8-11 at the University of Illinois-Chicago. The ACUI Region V conference brought approximately 250 professionals, graduate... Read Full Story ...

Two SIUE Faculty Claim March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards

2018-11-16 15:00:00 SIUE.edu
Two Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing (SIUE SON) faculty and one student were honored at the March of Dimes? seventh annual Nurse of the Year Awards Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel. The March of Dimes presented awards across 20 disciplines to nurses who exemplify an extraordinary... Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Schenn back in lineup, but on the wing, for Blues' game with Vegas

2018-11-16 14:58:00 STLToday.com
He's in, while Steen is out with upper-body injury; injuries give Blais another chance; Allen will be in goal Read Full Story ...

MLS stadium hitch emerges at St. Louis Board of Aldermen

2018-11-16 14:55:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? The first wrinkle has arisen in the effort to land a Major League Soccer team here: A group of St. Louis aldermen, eyeing the tens of millions of dollars spent to redo other sports facilities here, are? Read Full Story ...

St. Louis County doctor gets probation for obstructing FBI investigation

2018-11-16 14:34:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis County doctor turned over falsified records to the FBI after receiving a grand jury subpoena. Read Full Story ...

Messenger: Missouri teen stole a lawnmower in high school ? 11 years later he's still going to court

2018-11-16 14:30:00 STLToday.com
Misdemeanor charge turns into more than $7,000 in jail bills. More than a decade after the crime, judge is trying to collect. Read Full Story ...

Trump plans to nominate Andrew Wheeler, former coal lobbyist, as next EPA chief

2018-11-16 14:20:00 STLToday.com
He's expected to continue push to deregulate. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis police releasing videos of two officer-involved shootings in effort at transparency

2018-11-16 14:15:00 STLToday.com
Suspects shot by police in September and October survived their injuries Read Full Story ...

St. Louis police release videos of two officer-involved shootings in effort at transparency

2018-11-16 14:15:00 STLToday.com
Suspects shot by police in September and October survived their injuries Read Full Story ...

Ready, set, go: Get ready for your St. Louis Thanksgiving

2018-11-16 14:00:00 STLToday.com
Pie recipes, shopping tips, guides to holiday lights - one-stop shopping right here. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Marsha Ambrosius to perform tonight with Love Jones Band at BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups

2018-11-16 13:50:00 STLToday.com
Marsha Ambrosius, who supported R&B star Maxwell last night at the Stifel Theatre, will perform with St. Louis act the Love Jones Band in a special show today at 5 p.m. at BB?s Jazz, Blues and Soups. Read Full Story ...

STLer wins national honors for debut poetry collection

2018-11-16 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Washington U. grad Justin Philip Reed also runs poetry series Read Full Story ...

St. Louis University, former student sued over sex abuse of woman

2018-11-16 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Former SLU student has been sued by the woman he was accused of choking, biting and groping. Read Full Story ...

Sex abuse victim sues St. Louis University and former student who attacked her

2018-11-16 13:30:00 STLToday.com
Former SLU student has been sued by the woman he was accused of choking, biting and groping. Read Full Story ...

Valley Park woman is finalist in egg contest

2018-11-16 13:15:00 STLToday.com
They're down to five ? and one of them is Kellie White, of Valley Park. Read Full Story ...

Trump says will name EPA's acting chief to post permanently

2018-11-16 13:06:06 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump says he will name the Environmental Protection Agency's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the post permanently. Read Full Story ...

Loop Trolley not making it to the Loop on first day of service

2018-11-16 13:00:00 STLToday.com
During first hour of operation, the trolley cars didn't go west on Delmar past Des Peres. Read Full Story ...

Loop Trolley not making it to the heart of the Loop; trolley official blames 'bureaucratic snafu'

2018-11-16 13:00:00 STLToday.com
On first day of service, trolley cars didn't enter University City, disappointing would-be passengers. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Maxwell serves up sumptuous grooves at Stifel Theatre with Marsha Ambrosius

2018-11-16 12:45:00 STLToday.com
The last time Maxwell came to St. Louis, it was his biggest show yet in the city, a 2016 show with Mary J. Blige on the ?King and Queen of Hearts Tour? at what's now the Enterprise Center. His St.? Read Full Story ...

Best-selling books for the week that ended Nov. 11

2018-11-16 12:36:00 STLToday.com
Here are the best-selling books from Publishers Weekly for the week that ended Nov. 10. Read Full Story ...

New MADE 'maker space' in St. Louis hosts entrepreneurs and builders, and soon, The Magic House

2018-11-16 12:30:00 STLToday.com
The space in the city's Academy neighborhood acquired the equipment from TechShop, which closed abruptly last year. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis man gets life without parole in murder of his ex-girlfriend

2018-11-16 12:13:00 STLToday.com
Victor Whittier and his ex-girlfriend Cierra Jackson had been fighting, police said. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis man who fatally shot his ex-girlfriend through her bedroom window gets life in prison

2018-11-16 12:13:00 STLToday.com
Victor Whittier and his ex-girlfriend Cierra Jackson had been fighting, police said. Read Full Story ...

No criminal charges in sexual assault case that involved allegations against four SLU basketball players

2018-11-16 12:08:00 STLToday.com
Three players, who were suspended for the entire 2017-18 season, withdrew from the university in the spring. The fourth was allowed to return after an appeal. Read Full Story ...

No criminal charges in sexual assault case involving allegations against four SLU basketball players

2018-11-16 12:08:00 STLToday.com
Three players, who were suspended for the entire 2017-18 season, withdrew from the university in the spring. The fourth was allowed to return after an appeal. Read Full Story ...

Plans to temporarily close westbound I-44 between Hampton and Shrewsbury postponed

2018-11-16 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Work to reseal the pavement on a westbound bridge will be rescheduled. Read Full Story ...

A chance of light snow this weekend in St. Louis before warmup into Thanksgiving

2018-11-16 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Lows Friday night into Saturday could drop to the upper 20s. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Student delinquencies up as U.S. household debt hits another record

2018-11-16 11:36:00 STLToday.com
The total debt shouldered by Americans has hit another record high, rising to $13.5 trillion in the last quarter. Read Full Story ...

Consultants to recommend increased security presence on MetroLink but no station entry barriers

2018-11-16 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Report, more details are expected by early next year. Read Full Story ...

Make MetroLink safer? Consultants say no to entry barriers, yes to officers on trains over platforms

2018-11-16 11:30:00 STLToday.com
Report, more details are expected by early next year. Read Full Story ...

Food trucks on the mountain, new lifts to the top: Ski resorts still growing

2018-11-16 11:15:00 STLToday.com
The basics of skiing endure, but the amenities like lifts and food keep getting better every season. Read Full Story ...

No criminal charges in case related to SLU's Title IX probe of four players

2018-11-16 11:08:00 STLToday.com
The St. Louis circuit attorney will not file charges in a case related to St. Louis University's Title IX investigation of four basketball players, a spokesperson for Kim Gardner's office told the Post-Dispatch. Read Full Story ...

Michelle Obama tells it as she sees it in 'Becoming'

2018-11-16 11:00:00 STLToday.com
As first lady, every word Michelle Obama uttered and every action she took received advance scrutiny for signs of potential damage to her husband?s presidency. Now, freed of the constraints of the White House, she is ready to tell it? Read Full Story ...

Smokee Mo's BBQ to open second location in Manchester

2018-11-16 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Smokee Mo's BBQ, the Arnold barbecue restaurant from Imo's Pizza scion Frank Imo, is adding a second location. As the St. Louis Business Journal first reported, Smokee Mo's will open at 110 Old Meramec Station Road in Manchester, just southwest? Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Band, Beach Boys hits redeem a tough night for Brian Wilson

2018-11-16 10:58:00 STLToday.com
By now, Brian Wilson fans know the score: For the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and architect of the Beach Boys? legendary California sound, some days are better than others. Read Full Story ...

After a driver was murdered, one St. Louis Imo's is no longer taking cash for deliveries at night

2018-11-16 10:45:00 STLToday.com
The case is unsolved. Read Full Story ...

Man found dead in vacant apartment in St. Louis County

2018-11-16 10:45:00 STLToday.com
The man suffered an apparent gunshot wound; police think the victim might be in his early 20s. Read Full Story ...

U.S. Senate bill vows to get tough on robocalls, up penalties

2018-11-16 10:36:00 STLToday.com
U.S. regulators have taken a number of actions to try to deter robocalls or automated, prerecorded calls that regulators have labeled a "scourge." Read Full Story ...

SIU SDM Provides Nearly $22,000 in Free Dental Care During Veteran?s Care Day

2018-11-16 10:30:00 SIUE.edu
Faculty, staff and students at the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine (SIU SDM) demonstrated their appreciation for the sacrifice and service of the nation?s veterans by providing free dental care at the inaugural Veteran?s Care Day on Thursday, Nov. 15. ?I jumped on this opportunity,?... Read Full Story ...

S&P 500 edges lower on chip weakness, oil boosts energy stocks

2018-11-16 10:00:00 STLToday.com
Nordstrom Inc. fell 12.6 percent after quarterly same-store sales missed estimates and the company reported charges from a credit card problem. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



Judge orders White House to return CNN reporter Acosta's pass

2018-11-16 09:32:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? The Latest on the legal challenge to the White House's decision to strip CNN reporter Jim Acosta of his White House press credentials (all times local): Read Full Story ...

SIUE?s URCA Program Recognizes Outstanding Faculty Mentors and Student Researchers

2018-11-16 09:15:00 SIUE.edu
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville?s Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URCA) program is recognizing the excellent work of faculty mentors and students through four awards. The URCA program encourages, supports and enables students to participate in research and creative activities at the undergraduate level. URCA... Read Full Story ...

BenFred: Hall of Famer Thome is the right man for Musial award

2018-11-16 09:15:00 STLToday.com
When the St. Louis Sports Commission informed Jim Thome he would be receiving this year?s Stan Musial Lifetime Achievement Award For Sportsmanship, the Hall of Fame slugger felt hesitation. He wasn?t sure he deserved it. 'With Stan?s name on it,?? Read Full Story ...

8 am news



KP Development becomes US Capital Development

2018-11-16 08:58:00 STLToday.com
Firm behind Chrysler site redevelopment now led by Scott Sachtleben. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Sultan: How to be civil during the holidays even if their politics make you sick

2018-11-16 07:00:00 STLToday.com
Over the past two years, many politically split families have perfected the art of avoidance. Read Full Story ...

6 am news



Woman robbed at gunpoint while clearing snow from her car in St. Louis

2018-11-16 06:41:00 STLToday.com
The woman, in the Holly Hills neighborhood, was uninjured. Read Full Story ...

PowerBar and energy drink business will be spun off into new St. Louis company, Post Holdings says

2018-11-16 06:30:00 STLToday.com
Darcy Horn Davenport, president of Active Nutrition since 2017, will become CEO of the new public company. Read Full Story ...

Bank robber who struck again in Ferguson, St. Charles gets nine years in prison

2018-11-16 06:15:00 STLToday.com
David McGee, 48, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Audrey G. Fleissig. Read Full Story ...

5 am news



One step forward: City board OKs its part of tax incentives for downtown soccer stadium

2018-11-16 05:45:00 STLToday.com
An attorney for the ownership group ? World Wide Technology chief executive Jim Kavanaugh and Enterprise Holdings? Taylor family ? said the owners are aiming to have documents to the league by Dec. 1. Read Full Story ...

Man found shot to death in city's O'Fallon neighborhood

2018-11-16 05:45:00 STLToday.com
Police said the man appeared to be 30-40 years old. Read Full Story ...

St. Louis sees success in targeting owners of problem properties

2018-11-16 05:30:00 STLToday.com
Threat to auction off properties spurs needed fixes ? or new owners. Read Full Story ...

Ticket Tracker: Backstreet Boys coming to the Enterprise Center

2018-11-16 05:00:00 STLToday.com
Delmar Hall Read Full Story ...

BioGenerator seeking up to $1.5 million in state tax credits for new lab space

2018-11-16 05:00:00 STLToday.com
The credits would be used to raise $3 million to help the biotech startup assistance organization add new labs in Cortex. Read Full Story ...

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