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Trump’s son-in-law slated to make a visit to Iraq Monday

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http://www.stl.news - NEW YORK/April 3, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is due to spend Monday in Iraq with the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a senior administration official said. The official did not release additional details about the trip in which Kushner is accompanying Joint Chiefs of Staff […]The post Trump’s son-in-law slated to make a visit to Iraq Monday appeared first on STL.News.

Ferguson mayor seeks third term as challenged city’s face

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http://www.stl.news - FERGUSON, Mo. (AP)(STL.News) — Ferguson’s leadership has changed drastically since the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown put the St. Louis suburb at the center of the debate over the treatment of blacks by the nation’s police forces. The one constant has been Mayor James Knowles III, who is asking voters for another three years on […]The post Ferguson mayor seeks third term as challenged city’s face appeared first on STL.News.

Oakland officials: Candle ignited fire that killed 4

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http://www.stl.news - SAN FRANCISCO/March 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A burning candle started a building fire that killed four people and displaced dozens more in Oakland, city officials said. The disclosure ruled out arson as the cause of the Monday blaze in the three-story building for recovering addicts and people who had been homeless. Erica Terry Derryck, a […]The post Oakland officials: Candle ignited fire that killed 4 appeared first on STL.News.

Back to burgers: Carls Jr ditches bikini-clad ads

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http://www.stl.news - March 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) Carls Jr and Hardee’s are ditching the bikinis and getting back to the burgers. The chains are famous for advertisements featuring models and celebrities like Paris Hilton, Kate Upton and Emily Ratajkowski munching on burgers while scantily clad. A new commercial for the chains shows the imagined Carl Hardee Sr. taking […]The post Back to burgers: Carls Jr ditches bikini-clad ads appeared first on STL.News.

US stock indexes mostly lower in early trading; oil rises

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http://www.stl.news - March 29, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) U.S. stock indexes edged mostly lower in early trading Wednesday, with utilities declining the most. Real estate and financial stocks also fell. Banks were also down as bond yields fell. Consumer goods companies were the biggest gainers. Investors had their eye on the latest company earnings and outlooks. Oil prices headed […]The post US stock indexes mostly lower in early trading; oil rises appeared first on STL.News.

American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines

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http://www.stl.news - BEIJING/March 28, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — American Airlines has agreed to pay $200 million for a stake in China Southern Airlines, the biggest of China’s three major state-owned carriers, in a bid for a bigger share of the country’s growing travel market. American and China Southern will expand commercial cooperation, possibly in sales, airport facilities and […]The post American Airlines buys stake in China Southern Airlines appeared first on STL.News.

Manufacturer: Drones should transmit identifier for security

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http://www.stl.news - WASHINGTON/March 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The world’s largest manufacturer of civilian drones is proposing that the craft continually transmit identification information to help government security agencies and law enforcement figure out which might belong to rogue operators. DJI, a Chinese company, said in a paper released Monday that radio transmissions of an identification code, possibly […]The post Manufacturer: Drones should transmit identifier for security appeared first on STL.News.

Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

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http://www.stl.news - WASHINGTON/March 26, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace Barack Obama’s health care law as his aides pledged to court moderate Democrats on upcoming initiatives from health care to tax cuts. On Twitter on Sunday, Trump warned: “Democrats are smiling in D.C. […]The post Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill appeared first on STL.News.

Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat Wisconsin

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http://www.stl.news - NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — With 4 seconds left in overtime, Chris Chiozza took off with the ball, hoping to get to the hoop or find an open man. Instead, the Florida point guard stopped short right at the 3-point line and let fly with a shot that will go down in Gators’ history. Chiozza’s 3-pointer […]The post Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat Wisconsin appeared first on STL.News.

Hiring rises in 11 US states last month, gains widely spread

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http://www.stl.news - WASHINGTON/March 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Hiring picked up in 11 states last month compared with January and was mostly unchanged in the other 39, as stronger U.S. job gains benefited most of the country. Still, pockets of weakness remained. Job gains in February were most robust in states outside the coastal regions that have fared […]The post Hiring rises in 11 US states last month, gains widely spread appeared first on STL.News.

Stocks mixed ahead of US vote seen as Trump bellwether

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http://www.stl.news - TOKYO/March 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Global stocks were mixed Thursday, as investors awaited a vote in the U.S. Congress on health care legislation that is seen as a bellwether for President Donald Trump’s ability to deliver on campaign promises of tax and regulatory reforms. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX was up 0.4 percent at 11,949 and […]The post Stocks mixed ahead of US vote seen as Trump bellwether appeared first on STL.News.

Global shares tumble on jitters over Trump reform agenda

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http://www.stl.news - SEOUL, South Korea/March 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Global stock markets fell Wednesday, with Tokyo tumbling more than 2 percent, as jitters over U.S. President Donald Trump’s ability to deliver on his reform agenda darkened sentiment. German’s DAX lost 0.7 percent and the CAC 40 in France fell 0.8 percent, while futures showed U.S. stocks were […]The post Global shares tumble on jitters over Trump reform agenda appeared first on STL.News.