• Trump escalates his criticism of Federal Reserve interest rate hikes By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    TRUMP ESCALATES HIS CRITICISM OF FEDERAL RESERVE INTEREST RATE HIKES

    WASHINGTON - Before this week, it had been more than a quarter-century since a sitting U.S. president publicly pressured the independent...

    Rate
  • Tourist boat company in Table Rock Lake tragedy has been Branson fixture for 40 years By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    TOURIST BOAT COMPANY IN TABLE ROCK LAKE TRAGEDY HAS BEEN BRANSON FIXTURE FOR 40 YEARS

    The Ride the Ducks tourist boats will be closed while the investigation into the deadly boat capsizing on Table Rock Lake is under...

    Company, Companies
  • LA hyperloop company lands first deal in China By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    LA HYPERLOOP COMPANY LANDS FIRST DEAL IN CHINA

    Los Angeles-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced this week that it would work with China to bring the high-tech experimental...

    Technology, Technologies, High Tech, Companies, China, Places, Company, Land, Service, Services, Tech
  • North Dakota seeks federal money for pipeline protest costs By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    NORTH DAKOTA SEEKS FEDERAL MONEY FOR PIPELINE PROTEST COSTS

    BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota on Friday demanded $38 million from the federal government to reimburse the state for costs associated...

    Government
  • Kimberly Guilfoyle exits Fox News for a post at Trump's PAC By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    KIMBERLY GUILFOYLE EXITS FOX NEWS FOR A POST AT TRUMP'S PAC

    Kimberly Guilfoyle is leaving her co-host role on the Fox News program "The Five" to join President Trump's political action committee....

    Actions, Action
  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    MORE THAN 160 PEOPLE SICKENED BY FOODBORNE ILLNESS OUTBREAK LINKED TO MCDONALD'S SALADS

    The outbreak of an intestinal illness linked to McDonald's salads has sickened 163 people in 10 states, with Illinois and Iowa residents...

  • North Dakota seeks federal money for pipeline protest costs By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    NORTH DAKOTA SEEKS FEDERAL MONEY FOR PIPELINE PROTEST COSTS

    BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota on Friday demanded $38 million from the federal government to reimburse the state for costs associated...

    Government
  • The Week Ahead: Charge! Earnings due for Dow's best performer By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    THE WEEK AHEAD: CHARGE! EARNINGS DUE FOR DOW'S BEST PERFORMER

    When Americans reach for their wallet, it's not cash they're pulling out. It's plastic. And that has meant solid growth for Visa. The...

    Industry, Industries, Dow Jones
  • Under the Hood: Does changing one tire mean changing them all? By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    UNDER THE HOOD: DOES CHANGING ONE TIRE MEAN CHANGING THEM ALL?

    Q. I remember years ago when we had a flat tire, we were told we had to purchase three new tires to match the new one or the car would...

  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    GRAINS HIGHER AND LIVESTOCK LOWER

    CHICAGO - Grain futures were higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

    Trading, Future, Futures
  • Motormouth: Engine braking is best for hills, regular braking is better for everyday driving By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    MOTORMOUTH: ENGINE BRAKING IS BEST FOR HILLS, REGULAR BRAKING IS BETTER FOR EVERYDAY DRIVING

    Q: My friend was telling me how he went down a mountain using only engine braking on an automatic transmission car. Is that wise? Seems...

    Transmission
  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    AUTO REVIEW: COULD THIS TRUCK BE YOUR ULTIMATE BEACH BUTLER?

    VERO BEACH, Fla. - If it's been a while since you've shopped for a new pickup truck, you'll be amazed to discover that today's midsized...

  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN: 2Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Southern on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $148.2 million.

  • America's most popular doll is being counterfeited. L.A. toymaker MGA wants to know who's doing it By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    AMERICA'S MOST POPULAR DOLL IS BEING COUNTERFEITED. L.A. TOYMAKER MGA WANTS TO KNOW WHO'S DOING IT

    LOS ANGELES - Earlier this year, attorney Jennifer Marrow visited TomTop.com, an online marketplace, to buy one of the most popular...

    China, Buy
  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    FORD RECALLS FUSIONS AND ESCAPES THAT COULD ROLL AWAY

    Ford Motor Co. on Wednesday recalled more than 500,000 Ford Fusions and Escapes that could roll when owners think the cars are in park....

  • By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    AUTO REVIEW: HOT WHEELS CHEVY CAMARO SS PROVES ADULTHOOD IS BETTER THAN CHILDHOOD

    Back when the days were long and the years were endless, back when time was on my side, I used to line up two lanes of Hot Wheels and...

  • The end of the resume? Hiring is in the midst of a technological revolution with algorithms, chatbots By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    THE END OF THE RESUME? HIRING IS IN THE MIDST OF A TECHNOLOGICAL REVOLUTION WITH ALGORITHMS, CHATBOTS

    The last time Chuck Blatt searched for a job, about 10 years ago, he relied on a thoughtful cover letter, a resume printed on nice...

    Technology, Jobs, Search, Job, Technologies
  • Auto review: Ford's 2019 F-150 King Ranch is best diesel vehicle on market By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    AUTO REVIEW: FORD'S 2019 F-150 KING RANCH IS BEST DIESEL VEHICLE ON MARKET

    It's ironic, but increasingly likely, that U.S. pickup buyers will be last stand for diesel engines, outside of semi-trucks and maybe...

    Market, Marketing
  • Disney wins Fox assets bidding war By Stl Today   -   Jul 20, 2018

    DISNEY WINS FOX ASSETS BIDDING WAR

    LOS ANGELES The high-stakes drama over who would capture much of Rupert Murdoch's media empire came to a close after Comcast Corp....

    Medias, Media
  • The Mortgage Professor: Curbing HUD losses on HECM reverse mortgages By Stl Today   -   Jul 19, 2018

    THE MORTGAGE PROFESSOR: CURBING HUD LOSSES ON HECM REVERSE MORTGAGES

    The HECM reverse mortgage program has been bleeding red ink. Losses on transactions in which the loan balance at termination exceeds...

    Transaction, Insurances, Insurance, Property