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.
http://www.stl.news - St. Louis Public Radio to assume operations of KMST St. Louis, MO June15, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Expanding on the success of St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU and Quincy Public Radio | WQUB 90.3, the University of Missouri–St. Louis will assume the operational and programming duties of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s public radio […]The post St. Louis Public Radio to assume operations of KMST appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - Mercy Patients Participating in Nationwide Cancer Study Joplin, MO June 14, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Could small amounts of genetic material in the bloodstream be used to detect cancer in its earliest stages? A study underway at Mercy Cancer Center in Joplin and 73 health centers across the U.S., including Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic, is helping […]The post Mercy Patients Participating in Nationwide Cancer Study appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - SALT LAKE CITY (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump’s call to review 27 national monuments established by three former presidents put in limbo protections on large swaths of land home to ancient cliff dwellings, towering sequoia trees, deep canyons and ocean habitats where seals, whales and sea turtles roam. Trump and other critics say presidents have […]The post Monument review includes oceans, tribal lands and Sequoias appeared first on STL.News.
http://www.stl.news - LOS ANGELES, CA/June 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The holder of the sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million can claim the prize as early as Monday morning, lottery officials said. The ticket matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California, and whoever owns it will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history, […]The post California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday appeared first on STL.News.