BB&T reports earnings of $735 million, or $0.95 per diluted share

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (STL.News) BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today reported earnings for the third quarter of 2019.…

Alabama Man, James Reece Vance, Pleads Guilty to Enticing a Minor for Sex

Met 16-Year-Old Victim Through ‘Game of War’ App on Her Cell Phone KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News)…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot and the Chicago Park District Announce Agreement with SEIU Local 73

Four and a half year deal addresses wage increases, healthcare and pension crisis CHICAGO, IL (STL.News)…

Oregon Attorney General Rosenblum Sues US Air Ducts and its Owner for Deceptive Marketing Practices

(STL.News) Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Vancouver, Washington company U.S.…

US Department of State: Aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement: On behalf of the…

Claudia Aguirre of Houston Appointed to Dallas Fed Board

DALLAS, TX (STL.News) The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Claudia Aguirre of Houston to…

Senate confirms Barrett to be Air Force secretary

WASHINGTON, DC (AFNS)(STL.News) The Senate overwhelmingly confirmed Barbara Barrett to be the 25th Secretary of the…

FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Beef Products due to Possible E. coli O157:H7 Contamination

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing…

State Department Secretary Pompeo’s Travel to Ankara, Jerusalem, and Brussels

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo…

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. Reports Preliminary Third Quarter Earnings of $1.38 Per Diluted Common Share

Preliminary Financial Results and Other Matters for the Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2019…

Aegion Corporation Sets Date to Announce Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

ST. LOUIS, MO (STL.News) Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) will release its third quarter 2019 financial results after…

SEC Charges 18 Traders in $31 Million Stock Manipulation Scheme

Washington DC (STL.News) The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency action and obtained an…

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Legislation to Expedite Water Quality Improvements

Jupiter, FL (STL.News) Today, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced proposed legislation for the 2020 Legislative Session…

US Small Business Administration Grants Governor Cooper’s Request for Disaster Declaration

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Today the U.S. Small Business Administration granted Governor Cooper’s request for a disaster…

CFTC Charges Circle Society, Corp and its Owner, David Gilbert Saffron in $11 Million Cryptocurrency Fraud, Misappropriation Scheme

Washington, DC (STL.News) The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission today announced the filing of a civil…

Under Secretary Hale’s Meetings in Saudi Arabia

Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement: The below is…

Aliquippa Felon Landon Alexander Gatta Sentenced to 10 Years for Illegally Possessing Fentanyl and a Stolen Pistol

(STL.News) – A former resident of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to…

Valley man Juan Sauceda sent to prison for lying on federal firearms form

(STL.News) – A 40-year-old Harlingen resident has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of…

19-year-old Margarito Keller sentenced as drug dealer in meth trafficking scheme

(STL.News) – A 19-year-old Beeville resident has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of…

Brownsville area attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Guillermo Vega Jr. fined and sent to prison

(STL.News) – A 70-year-old Brownsville attorney has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of…

McAllen woman Claudia Haro charged in Medicare kickback conspiracy

(STL.News) – A 44-year-old McAllen woman has been charged with conspiring to pay illegal kickbacks to…

Acting Assistant Secretary Kozak Travel to Panama

Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement: In his first…

Consultations on Unified and Transparent Libyan Energy and Economic Institutions

Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement: U.S. and Libyan…

U.S. Attorney Ariana Fajardo Orshan, Nova Southeastern University’s CREATE Program and Federal Task Force Host Human Trafficking Symposium

(STL.News) – U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida Ariana Fajardo Orshan, Nova Southeastern University’s…

Broward County Resident Dwight Courtney Grinion Charged with Six Armed Robberies

(STL.News) – Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Ari C. Shapira,…

Neshoba County Man David Keith Frazier Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

(STL.News) – David Keith Frazier, 33, of Neshoba County and a member of the Mississippi Bank…

Officers Seize 144 Pounds of Meth from KC Man Jorge A. Rodriguez-Gonzalez Charged with Drug Trafficking

(STL.News) – A Kansas City, Missouri, man has been charged in federal court with drug trafficking…

Lyman Man David Alexandre Sentenced for Unlawful Firearm Possession

(STL.News) – A Lyman man was sentenced today in federal court in Portland for possessing a…

Jacksonville Repeat Offender James Bernard Kennedy Sentenced To More Than Seven Years In Federal Prison For Selling Crack Cocaine

(STL.News) – U.S. District Judge Marcia Morales Howard has sentenced James Bernard Kennedy (46, Jacksonville) to…

Brookings Man Tyler Powers Charged with Distribution and Receipt of Child Pornography

(STL.News) – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Brookings, South Dakota, man has been…