Dakota Access pipeline protesters told to leave by Dec. 5

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP)(STL.News) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has set an early December deadline…

Muslim woman wears hijab, burkini in Minnesota pageant

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP)(STL.News) — A Muslim woman has become the first to compete in the Miss…

Thanksgiving weekend shoppers spent less due to discounts

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Thanksgiving weekend shoppers picked up hot toys, TVs and new Apple products,…

Trump assails recount push, claims millions voted illegally

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump claimed without evidence Sunday that “millions” voted…

Miami Cuban celebration turns to reflection on Castro death

MIAMI (AP)(STL.News) — Celebration turned to somber reflection and church services Sunday as Cuban-Americans in Miami…

The Latest: Bio author had trouble processing Castro’s death

HAVANA (AP)(STL.News) — The latest on the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro (all times…

Correction: Obit-Henderson story

LOS ANGELES (AP)(STL.News) — In a story Nov. 25 The Associated Press reported erroneously that Florence…

Dialing up deals: Black Friday online sales hit new high

(AP)(STL.News) Holiday shoppers eager to snag big discounts turned to the internet in record fashion this…

Trump assails effort to recount votes; aide slams Romney

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — In a reprise of campaign-season rancor, Donald Trump and his…

The Latest: Vargas Llosa says Castro death to change Cuba

HAVANA (AP)(STL.News) — The latest on the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro (all times…

The Latest: Green Party’s Stein files for Wisconsin recount

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump’s transition (all times EST): 4:55 p.m. Green…

The Aerial Crossroads of America: St. Louis’s Lambert Airport

St. Louis Lambert International Airport St. Louis, MO (STL.News) 2020 marks the Centennial for St. Louis…

Trump slams recount push as ‘a scam,’ says election is over

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday condemned a growing push to…

Fidel Castro clung to socialism, mentored new leftists

HAVANA (AP)(STL.News) — Fidel Castro’s revolution was slowly dying — or so it seemed. Communism had…

Amid recount effort, Trump eyes foreign policy, defense jobs

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — His inauguration less than eight weeks away, President-elect Donald Trump…

Pipeline protesters vow to stay camped on federal land

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP)(STL.News) — Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters will not follow a government directive…

Celebration, sorrow and slights greet news of Castro’s death

(AP)(STL.News) While the death of Cuban leader Fidel Castro prompted cheers from the country’s exiles in…

Cubans in Miami: Revelry and reflection after Castro’s death

MIAMI (AP)(STL.News) — Within half an hour of the Cuban government’s official announcement that former President…

Lufthansa pilots strike for 4th day, 137 flights canceled

BERLIN (AP)(STL.News) — Pilots at Lufthansa are staging a fourth consecutive day of strikes against the…

Cuba’s Fidel Castro, who defied US for 50 years, dies at 90

HAVANA (AP)(STL.News) — Former President Fidel Castro, who led a rebel army to improbable victory in…

$20K reward offered for 2 men who escaped California jail

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP)(STL.News) — Authorities offered a $20,000 reward Friday for information leading to the…

Standing Rock chairman says Army Corps to close camp access

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP)(STL.News) — The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe said Friday that the…

Students complained about erratic driving before bus wreck

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)(STL.News) — Students and administrators raised concerns about a Tennessee school bus driver’s behavior…

Penn State won’t fight $2.4M fine for lax crime reporting

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP)(STL.News) — Penn State said Friday it won’t fight a $2.4 million fine…

With recounts looming, Trump adds new administration picks

MADISON, Wis. (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump pressed forward Friday with two more administration picks, as…

Wave of Mexico violence reveals hidden graves, severed heads

ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP)(STL.News) — Soldiers and police fanned out Friday across the southern Mexican state of…

US stocks rise to fresh records in shortened session

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Stocks hit fresh records in a shortened trading session Friday as investors…

Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Even people who said they’d already done their shopping online came out…

Sheriff: Mom held captive for weeks emotional after release

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)(STL.News) — Mom held captive – A Northern California sheriff says a woman missing…

Man arraigned in fatal shooting of Detroit college cop

DETROIT (AP)(STL.News) — An ex-convict was arraigned Friday on murder and other crimes in the death…