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Obama names Utah, Nevada monuments despite GOP opposition

SALT LAKE CITY (AP)(STL.News) — President Barack Obama designated two national monuments Wednesday at sites in Utah and Nevada that have become key flashpoints over use of public land in the U.S. West, marking the administration’s latest move to protect environmentally sensitive areas in its final days. The Bears Ears National Monument in Utah will … Continue reading Obama names Utah, Nevada monuments despite GOP opposition

Cells dripped into the brain help man fight a deadly cancer

(AP)(STL.News) – A man with deadly brain cancer that had spread to his spine saw his tumors shrink and, for a time, completely vanish after a novel treatment to help his immune system attack his disease — another first in this promising field. The type of immunotherapy that 50-year-old Richard Grady received already has helped … Continue reading Cells dripped into the brain help man fight a deadly cancer

Brother of JonBenet Ramsey sues CBS for $750M over series

DENVER (AP)(STL.News) — The older brother of JonBenet Ramsey is suing CBS and others for $750 million, saying his reputation was ruined after a television series that concluded he killed his 6-year-old sister two decades ago. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday, Burke Ramsey claims that the network, its production company and the experts interviewed in … Continue reading Brother of JonBenet Ramsey sues CBS for $750M over series

Trump inaugural to include prayers from prosperity preachers

Prosperity preachers to include prayers at Trump inaugural (AP)(STL.News) Two preachers who teach that God will make the faithful rich are among the religious leaders chosen to offer prayers at President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in, the inaugural committee said Wednesday. Prosperity gospel preachers Paula White, a friend of Trump’s, and Bishop Wayne T. Jackson, whose Detroit … Continue reading Trump inaugural to include prayers from prosperity preachers

The Latest: Vacationing Obama dines at Hawaii restaurant

Vacationing Obama dines at Hawaii restaurant HONOLULU (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on President Barack Obama family vacation in Hawaii (all times local): 10 p.m. President Barack Obama and his family dined with friends Wednesday night to cap off another day of their Hawaii getaway. The presidential party traveled to the well-known restaurant Nobu, after spending … Continue reading The Latest: Vacationing Obama dines at Hawaii restaurant

Trump holds Q&A, discussing jobs, Russia, Israel

Trump holds Q&A PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) Trump holds Q&A — President-elect Donald Trump applauded the return of 8,000 jobs to the U.S. and hailed his transition discussions with President Barack Obama in a series of comments that amounted to the most detailed interaction he’s had with journalists since before the election. In one of … Continue reading Trump holds Q&A, discussing jobs, Russia, Israel

Global stocks mostly fall after Wall Street’s slide

Global stocks mostly fall TOKYO (AP)(STL.News) — Global shares mostly fell in thin trading Thursday, taking their cues from a slide on Wall Street. A stronger yen helped send Japanese stocks lower. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 lost 0.5 percent to 4,822.78 in early trading, while Germany’s DAX fell 0.5 percent to 11,416.75. Britain’s FTSE … Continue reading Global stocks mostly fall after Wall Street’s slide

What it means if Trump names China a currency manipulator

WASHINGTON/December 29, 2016 (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to name China a currency manipulator on his first day in the White House. There’s only one problem – it’s not true anymore. China, the world’s second-biggest economy behind the United States, hasn’t been pushing down its currency to benefit Chinese exporters in years. And … Continue reading What it means if Trump names China a currency manipulator