Costa Rica seeks cause of crash that killed 10 US citizens

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Costa Rican investigators are working into what caused a charter aircraft carrying 10 U.S. citizens and two local crewmembers to crash in a wooded area in the country’s northwest soon after takeover, killing everyone on board. Officials said Sunday evening that they were still seeking to … Continue reading Costa Rica seeks cause of crash that killed 10 US citizens

The Latest: Times Square New Year ‘a beautiful experience’

NEW YORK  /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the New Year’s Eve celebration in New York’s Times Square (all times local): 12:20 a.m. New Year’s reveler Colleen Keenan says the celebration in frigid Times Square is “a beautiful experience” and “there’s nothing like it.” Kennan and her son braved temperatures of only 10 … Continue reading The Latest: Times Square New Year ‘a beautiful experience’

Crystal ball drops in frigid Times Square to mark 2018

NEW YORK /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The glittering crystal ball dropped with a burst of confetti and dazzling fireworks as revelers rang in 2018 in frigid Times Square — the second-coldest celebration there on record. It was only 10 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 12 Celsius) in the city, and the celebration was less crowded than … Continue reading Crystal ball drops in frigid Times Square to mark 2018

The Latest: Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set

NEW YORK /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the New Year’s Eve celebration in New York’s Times Square (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Mariah Carey has made it through her set on “Dick Clark‘s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” this year after bungling it last year. Carey had technical difficulties during … Continue reading The Latest: Mariah Carey makes it through Times Square set

US wins at world juniors, will face Russia in quarters

BUFFALO, N.Y. /December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The United States made another late push to keep its momentum going into the medal round of the world junior hockey championship. Adam Fox scored with 1:37 left in the third period to give the U.S. a 5-4 victory over Finland on Sunday in the Americans’ final preliminary-round … Continue reading US wins at world juniors, will face Russia in quarters

People gather in frigid Times Square for 2018 celebration

NEW YORK/December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) —  New Yorkers, celebrity entertainers and tourists from around the world gathered in a frigid Times Square on Sunday to mark the start of 2018 with a glittering crystal ball drop, a burst of confetti and midnight fireworks. It was only 10 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 12 Celsius) in the city … Continue reading People gather in frigid Times Square for 2018 celebration

10 US citizens, 2 locals killed in Costa Rica plane crash

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica/December 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A plane carrying 10 U.S. citizens and two local crewmembers crashed in a wooded area, killing all aboard Sunday, Costa Rica’s government said. The Public Safety Ministry posted photographs and video of the crash site showing burning wreckage of the plane in Guanacaste, northwest Costa Rica. Authorities … Continue reading 10 US citizens, 2 locals killed in Costa Rica plane crash

Beckwood Press Company Expands Engineering Department by 40 Percent

Beckwood Press Company has recently expanded their Engineering Department to meet the exceedingly sophisticated demands of their evolving customer base. Since June 2017, they have added one structural/hydraulic engineer, four electrical/controls engineers, and one drafter. ST. LOUIS, MO/December 31, 2017 (STL.News) Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses, automation systems, and the … Continue reading Beckwood Press Company Expands Engineering Department by 40 Percent