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5 pm news

Man lying in the road fatally struck along Interstate 64 in Fairview Heights, police say

2019-03-23 17:30:00 STLToday.com
The incident happened at about midnight Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Protests held in Pittsburgh after cop cleared in shooting

2019-03-23 17:19:57 STLToday.com
PITTSBURGH (AP) ? The father of a slain black teenager pleaded for peace Saturday after the acquittal of a white police officer triggered an apparent retaliatory shooting at the defense attorney's office and touched off protests in the streets of? Read Full Story ...

Protesters march against abortion through St. Louis

2019-03-23 17:00:00 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS ? Hundreds of people marched from the Planned Parenthood facility in the Central West End to the Gateway Arch Saturday afternoon to protest abortion. Read Full Story ...

4 pm news



Helicopters rescue Norway cruise ship passengers amid storm

2019-03-23 16:58:50 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 passengers and crew from a disabled cruise ship by helicopter on Saturday, winching them one-by-one to safety as heaving waves tossed the ship from side to side? Read Full Story ...

Midwest farmers see crops swept away by flood

2019-03-23 16:12:00 STLToday.com
Agriculture losses are mounting across the Midwest in the wake of historic floods. Read Full Story ...

Wild helicopter rescues for cruise ship passengers in Norway

2019-03-23 16:11:16 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? Rescue workers off Norway's western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 passengers and crew from a disabled cruise ship by helicopter on Saturday, winching them one-by-one to safety as heaving waves tossed the ship from side to side? Read Full Story ...

3 pm news



Cards ace Mikolas allows two homers but hits one himself in 4-4 tie

2019-03-23 15:46:00 STLToday.com
Righthander gave up 14 runs over last 14 1/3 innings in spring. O'Neill has four hits against Nationals. Hudson tosses six scoreless innings of relief. Read Full Story ...

Patriots owner apologizes in Florida prostitution case

2019-03-23 15:37:09 STLToday.com
MIAMI (AP) ? New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is apologizing after being charged in a Florida massage parlor prostitution investigation. Read Full Story ...

Collinsville man hit by vehicle and killed in Collinsville Friday night

2019-03-23 15:32:00 STLToday.com
Robert L. Powell, 45, was killed, police said. Read Full Story ...

Collinsville man hit by vehicle and killed Friday night

2019-03-23 15:32:00 STLToday.com
Robert L. Powell, 45, was killed, police said. Read Full Story ...

Pedestrian dies when hit by vehicle in Collinsville

2019-03-23 15:32:00 STLToday.com
Robert L. Powell, 45, of Collinsville, was killed about 9:50 p.m. Friday near South Bluff Road and Columbus Plaza, police said. Read Full Story ...

Barr scours Trump-Russia report to see how much to open

2019-03-23 15:20:01 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Attorney General William Barr scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigation with his advisers Saturday, deciding how much Congress and the American public will get to see about the two-year probe into President? Read Full Story ...

Cruise passengers hauled off ship by helicopter amid storm

2019-03-23 15:02:27 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on Saturday as it desperately tried to avoid being grounded on the rocky coast. Rescue workers then launched a high-risk evacuation of the? Read Full Story ...

2 pm news



Cards ace Mikolas allows two homers, hits one himself in 4-4 tie

2019-03-23 14:55:00 STLToday.com
Righthander gave up 14 runs over last 14 1/3 innings in spring. O'Neill has four hits against Nationals. Hudson tosses six scoreless innings of relief. Read Full Story ...

Protests erupt in Pittsburgh after cop cleared in shooting

2019-03-23 14:40:23 STLToday.com
PITTSBURGH (AP) ? Shots were fired overnight through the office window of the attorney for a white police officer acquitted in the killing of an unarmed black teenager, and several hundred people gathered in protest Saturday over the verdict that? Read Full Story ...

Cruise ship passengers hauled off ailing ship by helicopter

2019-03-23 14:26:51 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on Saturday, then began evacuating its 1,300 passengers and crew amid stormy seas and heavy winds in a high-risk helicopter rescue operation. Read Full Story ...

Reel-y? New beer can double as motion picture film developer

2019-03-23 14:02:00 STLToday.com
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) ? Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film. Read Full Story ...

1 pm news



Cruise ship off Norway evacuates passengers by helicopter

2019-03-23 13:08:41 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast on Saturday, then began evacuating its 1,300 passengers and crew amid stormy seas and high winds in a high-risk helicopter rescue operation. Read Full Story ...

12 pm news



Key findings coming on Mueller report -- but not quite yet

2019-03-23 12:48:03 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Attorney General William Barr spent Saturday reviewing the special counsel's confidential report on the Trump-Russia investigation, but Barr's "principal conclusions" summary for Congress was not coming for at least another day. Read Full Story ...

Michael Bublé is grateful ? and just plain great ? in Enterprise Center concert

2019-03-23 12:38:00 STLToday.com
?It?s enough that you?re here,? Michael Bublé told a sellout crowd at Enterprise Center on Friday night. ?You don?t have to give me any more than that.? Read Full Story ...

Key findings coming next as Mueller wraps Russia-Trump probe

2019-03-23 12:06:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Attorney General William Barr was reviewing the special counsel's confidential report on the Russia investigation Saturday to determine what should be made public after a nearly two-year probe that cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. Read Full Story ...

Experts warn Midwest flood risk may persist for months

2019-03-23 12:01:14 STLToday.com
ST. LOUIS (AP) ? Flooding concerns are starting to ease in hard-hit places in the Midwest, but experts warn that with plenty of snow still left to melt in northern states, the threat could persist for months. Read Full Story ...

Ameren's northwest Missouri wind farm gets approval, but local government says state needs to fix tax structure for utility-owned projects

2019-03-23 12:00:00 STLToday.com
Under Missouri law, tax revenue from utility-owned wind farms currently goes to the state level, instead of directly to local county governments. Legislation is looking to change that. Read Full Story ...

11 am news



Powerball jackpot estimated at $625M before Saturday drawing

2019-03-23 11:59:00 STLToday.com
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) ? An estimated $625 million jackpot is on the line in Saturday's Powerball drawing. Read Full Story ...

Former Cardinals outfielder Edmonds signs on as special assistant

2019-03-23 11:40:00 STLToday.com
Edmonds won't just be in the TV booth for Fox Sports Midwest broadcasts this season. He shared Saturday morning that he has a new title with the team. Read Full Story ...

Cruise ship off Norway issues mayday; begins evacuations

2019-03-23 11:37:05 STLToday.com
HELSINKI (AP) ? Police say a cruise ship with engine problems has sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast and is making plans to evacuate its 1,300 passengers and crew. Read Full Story ...

Lawyer's office shot at after cop's acquittal in teen death

2019-03-23 11:27:31 STLToday.com
PITTSBURGH (AP) ? Gunshots were fired overnight through the office window of the attorney for a white police officer acquitted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager ? a verdict that left Pittsburgh a city on edge Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Millennial Money: How to stem 'subscription creep'

2019-03-23 11:25:00 STLToday.com
Recurring charges can be insidious, some eating away at your wealth when you don't value the subscription anymore. Read Full Story ...

After finalizing record contract, Goldschmidt says: 'I hope we'll do some great things here'

2019-03-23 11:02:00 STLToday.com
JUPITER, Fla. ? Before they could officially present Paul Goldschmidt and his newly inked extension, the largest contract ever in club history, the Cardinals had to first find Paul Goldschmidt. Read Full Story ...

Reel-y! New beer can double as motion picture film developer

2019-03-23 11:01:00 STLToday.com
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) ? Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film. Read Full Story ...

Patti LaBelle continues carrying soulful torch during sold-out concert at Lindenwood University

2019-03-23 11:00:00 STLToday.com
Can we give R&B legend Patti LaBelle a pass for apparently forgetting over two decades of concerts in St. Louis? That?s an easy yes, especially considering the exchange that followed during her sold-out concert Friday night at the J. Scheidegger? Read Full Story ...

St. Louis singer Ryan Trey teams with Bryson Tiller for new song

2019-03-23 11:00:00 STLToday.com
St. Louis singer Ryan Trey is most often compared to trap soul singer Bryson Tiller and speaks highly of Tiller, and now Trey has a new song featuring Tiller, the midtempo groove ?Nowhere to Run? (produced by Vinylz). Read Full Story ...

10 am news



Pedestrian fatally struck along Interstate 64 in Fairview Heights

2019-03-23 10:59:00 STLToday.com
The incident happened at about midnight Saturday. Read Full Story ...

Man charged for throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King

2019-03-23 10:37:00 STLToday.com
FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) ? A Colorado man faces misdemeanor charges for allegedly throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King while the Republican congressman was eating lunch in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Read Full Story ...

Victim of Alton gas station shooting identified; suspect in custody

2019-03-23 10:30:00 STLToday.com
Austin L. Pierson, 22 of Alton, was killed. The suspect fled from the scene and was involved in two traffic crashes before he was arrested. Read Full Story ...

9 am news



8 am news



Bowling Green, Mo. teen killed Friday night after car strikes deer

2019-03-23 08:38:00 STLToday.com
Kaleo Dade, 18, was killed and a passenger was seriously hurt. Read Full Story ...

Goldschmidt takes his show on the road

2019-03-23 08:31:00 STLToday.com
Cardinals one of two regulars (Fowler) to make trip to take on Nationals. Mikolas to work four innings, Hudson the rest. Read Full Story ...

Oyeyemi's readers follow 'Gingerbread' into disorienting world

2019-03-23 08:30:00 STLToday.com
Someone must have given Helen Oyeyemi a handful of magic beans when she was born in Nigeria because she?s been planting them ever since. This fantastical writer, who completed her first, acclaimed novel at the age of 18, sows her? Read Full Story ...

Blues face two toughest games of their season's closing stretch

2019-03-23 08:30:00 STLToday.com
The flip side of the Blues? struggles against teams at the bottom of the NHL standings is how well they have played against teams at the top. Look no further than the last trip, when they beat Pittsburgh while losing? Read Full Story ...

Mizzou women advance with overtime win against Drake

2019-03-23 08:00:00 STLToday.com
IOWA CITY, IOWA ? Missouri junior guard Jordan Roundtree stepped up to the free throw line, took a few deep breaths and tried not to think about the fact that the Tigers? season was on the line. Read Full Story ...

7 am news



Nation awaits key findings as Mueller wraps up Russia probe

2019-03-23 07:58:00 STLToday.com
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Special counsel Robert Mueller closed his long and contentious Russia investigation with no new charges, ending the probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency. The Justice Department was expected to release the main? Read Full Story ...

Making a new opera ? and making it relevant: Opera Theatre previews 'Fire Shut Up in My Bones'

2019-03-23 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Composer-trumpeter Terence Blanchard and others discuss his new work Read Full Story ...

At home: St. Charles home mixes unique design, original artwork, thrifty finds

2019-03-23 07:30:00 STLToday.com
If you?ve looked at houses long enough in St. Charles County or other suburban areas, you?ve probably seen plenty of two-story great rooms. They let in light, provide for a dramatic entry and make the whole house feel bigger. Read Full Story ...

Lawmakers face May deadline for funding bridges, deciding who gets Medicaid, changing how campuses handle sexual assault

2019-03-23 07:30:00 STLToday.com
Missouri lawmakers return Monday for the beginning of the second half of their 2019 legislative session. Read Full Story ...

Still stuck with Paul McKee, St. Louis officials pledge to do redevelopment differently in the future

2019-03-23 07:00:00 STLToday.com
But controversial developer, who still controls hundreds of properties near the new NGA campus, says he deserves credit for ?remarkable results.? Read Full Story ...

2 am news



Trump says he's bucking Treasury, reversing NKorea sanctions

2019-03-23 02:58:42 STLToday.com
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) ? President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that he has reversed his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, with his press secretary explaining that the president "likes" leader Kim Jong Un and doesn't think? Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Best-selling books for the week that ended March 17

2019-03-23 00:30:00 STLToday.com
Here are the best-sellers from Publishers Weekly for the week that ended March 16. Read Full Story ...

BREAKING: BOT welcomes five new members appointed by J.B. Pritzker

2019-03-23 00:05:00 alestlelive.com
Following the recent removal of Marsha Ryan and Tom Britton, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has appointed five new members to the Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees. Read Full Story ...

P-D predictions for 2019: Hummel, Hochman pick Cards to win Central

2019-03-23 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Our staff of baseball writers and sports columnists offers educated guesses as to how the 2019 MLB season will play out. Read Full Story ...

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