http://www.stl.news - LONDON/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The devastating London fire that struck a high-rise tower in London may have been so powerful that it destroyed much of the DNA evidence needed to identify its victims. As firefighters keep searching the charred ruins of the Grenfell Tower public housing complex with sniffer dogs and drones, Metropolitan Police […]The post London fire may have destroyed DNA needed to ID victims appeared first on STL.News.
http://deadhitsports.com - Green Bay Packers 2017 Preview: If the Dallas Cowboys don’t win the NFC this season, the Green Bay Packers are expected to. The Packers are currently 10 to 1 to win Super Bowl LII. The odds on Green Bay to win the NFC are much lower at +550. The odds on Green Bay to...The post Green Bay Packers 2017 Preview appeared first on .
http://www.stl.news - NEW YORK/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, a stunning move into brick-and-mortar retail that sets the stage for more radical store experimentation and intensified competition with grocery rivals. The deal unites the online juggernaut with the grocery store chain that fell behind as […]The post Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar appeared first on STL.News.
http://deadhitsports.com - Clemson from the Atlantic Coast Conference beat Alabama 35 to 31 in the 2017 College Football National Championship Game as a +6.5 favorite. The Tigers are a much bigger dog this year to win the National Championship. 2017 ACC Preview But, how will Clemson fair in the ACC? Could Clemson once again beat Florida...The post 2017 College Football: Atlantic Coast Conference Preview appeared first on .
http://www.stl.news - LOS ANGELES/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Los Angeles became Gotham City Thursday night as the Bat-Signal glowed at City Hall in honor of late Batman actor Adam West. Hundreds of fans, some in costume, cheered as Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck switched on the iconic signal and splashed a yellow oval with […]The post Bat-Signal lights up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West appeared first on STL.News.
http://deadhitsports.com - The NHL expansion draft finally happens this week and DeadHitSports cannot wait. Every NHL team has to give the new Vegas franchise something, so here are our projections: Vegas Golden Knights NHL Expansion Draft Players per Team Anaheim Ducks Sami Vatanen – a mobile defenseman with a ton of upside who has experience and...The post DeadHitSports Makes the Vegas Golden Knights NHL Expansion Draft Selections appeared first on .
http://www.stl.news - SINGAPORE/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Conor McGregor’s fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Aug. 26 has been described by critics as a novelty and a sideshow, among other things. McGregor’s camp doesn’t care what it’s called, promising only that it’ll be a contest. “Keep doubting us. We love it,” McGregor’s agent, Audie Attar, said in […]The post McGregor backers: Mayweather fight is no sideshow appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - JEFFERSON CITY, MO/June 16, 2017 (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) continues work on evaluating and repairing river and stream accesses damaged by flooding earlier this spring. Most flood damage occurred to MDC accesses in the Ozarks on the Current River, North Fork of the White River, and the Gasconade River. MDC reports […]The post MDC continues work on flood-damaged river accesses appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - WILDWOOD, MO/June 16, 2017 (STL.News) – A missing icon recognizable to generations of Americans has been restored to the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Rockwoods Reservation in Wildwood. Smokey Bear is back, thanks to a partnership between MDC and the Metro West Fire Protection District of St. Louis County. For years, passersby travelling on Route […]The post MDC & Metro West Fire Protection bring Smokey Bear back to Rockwoods Reservation appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - NEW YORK/June 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon’s $13.4 billion deal for Whole Foods sent grocery stores, big retailers, and food makers and distributors plunging Friday. Energy companies rose while other stocks were little changed. It’s rare for a single deal to have a big effect on the broader stock market, but Amazon’s agreement to buy […]The post Amazon-Whole Foods deal hammers grocery stores; Dow ticks up appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - KANSAS CITY, MO/June 16, 2017 (STL.News) – Effective July 1, 60,000 older Missourians will lose their prescription drug coverage through the state provided plan, MO Rx. This program pays 50 percent of out-of-pocket prescription drug costs for seniors who are on Medicare Part D. This group of seniors earn up to about $20,000 a year […]The post 60,000 Older Missourians will Lose Their Prescription Drug Coverage appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - ST. LOUIS, June 15, 2017 (STL.NEWS) – After a six-month construction project to overhaul and improve Forest Park’s Government and Wells Drives, the roads are reopening to traffic in time for the Park’s busy summer season. This $6 million Park improvement project, which was managed by the City of St. Louis and funded by private […]The post Government & Wells Drives to Reopen in Forest Park on June 16 After Six Months of Major Renovations appeared first on STL.News.