Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:02:47 GMT
A new fundraising email from House Speaker Paul Ryan's political operation, over former Speaker Newt Gingrich's signature, seeks money for Republican congressional candidates by calling the appeal "our very last chance to stop Pelosi and Hillary." Indiana Republican Trey Hollingsworth says in one TV ad that he's running for Congress to stop three Democrats - opponent Shelli Yoder, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi - from imposing "higher taxes and government-run health care."
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:26:52 GMT
A Missouri House candidate accused of sexual assault by another candidate running for a different district will not be charged because evidence does not support the allegation, a special prosecutor announced Tuesday. Cora Faith Walker, of Ferguson , had alleged that Steven Roberts Jr., of St. Louis, sexually assaulted her when they met at an apartment in August to discuss how they could work together in the upcoming legislative session.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:37:49 GMT
A Raymore man is accused of tricking dozens of women into having sex - which he recorded - under the appearance they were rehearsing for a pornography movie, according to a news release from the Office of the U.S. Attorney Western District of Missouri. The federal indictment alleges Antoine created various online aliases where he posed as a talent manager, photographer and videographer for fake companies such as "Playboy Worldwide," "Playboy Asia," "Dash Agency," and others that he claimed managed private overseas pornography websites.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:28:18 GMT
The announcement came in a video message from DeWitt and written details of the proposed development posted on the team's website. ST. LOUIS - With the aspiration of creating "the village within Ballpark Village," Cardinals CEO Bill DeWitt III announced early Tuesday morning a $2200 million second phase of the team's entertainment development next to Busch Stadium III.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:05:15 GMT
Missouri isn't exactly the most hospitable place to run as a Democrat. But most Democrats aren't like Jason Kander.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 02:55:44 GMT
Blunt's campaign committee released an ad Friday hitting his opponent, Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander, for a "liberal agenda to expand Obamacare." He also penned a sharply critical op-ed in the Springfield News Leader last week, in which he said his state "shouldn't be penalized for the president's failure to live up to his promises."
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:58:04 GMT
Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, which is frightening.We must make sure his hateful rhetoric does not even come close... Donald Trump has gone too far with his attacks on Gold Star parents Khizr and Ghazala Khan, whose son Army Capt. Humayun Khan... A Donald Trump White House would be a disaster, and this goes way beyond any ideological difference.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:23:27 GMT
United Way of Greater St. Louis mobilizes the community with one goal in mind - helping people live their best possible lives. United Way efficiently raises and allocates funds to support a strong network of quality agencies and services; provides information, management and technical resources; identifies critical issues and unmet needs; and builds collaborations with the public and private sectors to meet those needs.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:52:45 GMT
Seventeen inmates have been executed so far this year, according to a database maintained by the Death Penalty Information Center. Three additional executions are scheduled for this year.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:44:34 GMT
Little Louie Elbourne has finally got his "magic legs" after pioneering surgery which Mirror readers helped pay for - and greeted the news by telling his mum: "Wow!" The brave British four-year-old came through his operation in a US hospital with flying colours after asking his parents to "go and get my legs better." The 70,000 procedure to improve his muscle stiffness was carried out by a top team led by a world-renowned surgeon after Louie and his family flew to Missouri.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:37:10 GMT
Between true service animals, "emotional support" pups, pets, K-9 teams and the trend of having therapy dogs stop by to interact with jittery travelers, airports are becoming quite canine-centric. For years, the only option has been to take a pooch outside the airport to a designated pet relief area, then deal with the hassles of going back through security screening.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:36:10 GMT
And as a U.S. Forest Service firefighter in the Mark Twain National Forest, Bray said an even bigger potential disaster is waiting to happen. He is talking about the May 2009 storm system - a "derecho" - that tore through south-central Missouri with tornadoes and straight-line winds of 90 miles per hour.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:29:52 GMT
An incumbent Republican senator in Missouri is fighting a hard campaign against a Democratic challenger in one of six close races that will determine which party controls the Senate. Democratic candidate Jason Kander, left, speaks along side Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt during the first general election debate in Missouri's race for U.S. Senate at the Missouri Press Association convention on Friday, Sept.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:31:46 GMT
Most of the millions of dollars in donations Republican Eric Greitens and Democrat Chris Koster have raked in for their gubernatorial race would be banned under a proposal on the Missouri ballot, an Associated Press analysis shows. The measure, known as Amendment 2, would change the state constitution to reinstate campaign contributions.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:31:17 GMT
A U.S. Marine, his leg deeply torn from the explosion that destroyed a Marine base command center, is carried by comrades for emergency medical treatment in Beirut, Lebanon, Oct. 23, 1983. On Oct. 23, 1956, a student-sparked revolt against Hungary's Communist rule began; as the revolution spread, Soviet forces started entering the country, and the uprising was put down within weeks.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:24:52 GMT
Comedians and impersonators across the world, like Alexander Sparrow from New Zealand, are capitalizing on the 2016 U.S. presidential election by mocking both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Photo: Katie Boyle Either that, or they'll use one of these choice phrases - "a circus", "a bad joke", "terrifying", "a clusterf*ck", "a sh*t storm".
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:35:43 GMT
University of Missouri, a member of the Association of American Universities, and Revature, a leading technology talent development company, today announced Revature at Mizzou, a breakthrough, no-cost coding bootcamp for MU graduates of any major, that teaches front-end development languages and places students to work within top companies upon completion. The 12-week program, exclusively for MU graduates, provides the opportunity to learn the latest enterprise-level technology such as Java, and Microsoft.NET, at no cost.