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…

Tiger Plumbing and Heating Takes Top 5 Best Workplace Spot

Tiger Holds “One of a Kind” Job Fair St. Louis, MO (STL.News) There are thousands of…

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…

First lady accepts White House Christmas tree from Wisconsin

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — White House Christmas Tree – The White House is now officially open for…

The Latest: Green Party’s Stein to seek Wisconsin recount

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump’s transition (all times EST): 11:50 a.m. A…

Judge: Defendant competent to stand trial in church shooting

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP)(STL.News) — Dylann Roof is competent to stand trial starting next week in the…

South Sudan artists protest civil war with peace campaign

JUBA, South Sudan (AP)(STL.News) — Musicians played lively tunes in South Sudan’s capital, and pedestrians and…

The Latest: Shoppers out looking for deals on Black Friday

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on Black Friday Holiday shopping (all times Eastern): 10:15 a.m.…

AP Interview: Usain Bolt talks about his new documentary

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Usain Bolt is now a movie star. He refuses to say he’s…

‘Jurassic World’ comes alive at Philadelphia exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dinosaurs in museums tend to be of the fossilized variety, but a new…

Guice runs for LSU-record 285 yards, No. 25 Tigers roll

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Steady chants of: “Keep coach O” streamed out of LSU’s locker…

Long Song: Aretha’s anthem gobbles Thanksgiving conversation

DETROIT (AP)(STL.News) — Aretha’s – Aretha Franklin’s lengthy version of the national anthem ahead of the…

Sensors to measure ‘fan quakes’ at Michigan-Ohio State game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)(STL.News) — Ohio Stadium is sure to be rocking on Saturday when Ohio State…

The Latest: Trump aide notes opposition to Romney in Cabinet

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump’s transition. (All times EST) 6:30 a.m. A…

Death toll in Iraq bombing claimed by IS rises to 73

BAGHDAD (AP)(STL.News) — The death toll from a car bombing south of Baghdad claimed by the…

Trump says he’s trying to get Carrier to keep jobs in US

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump didn’t take off all of Thanksgiving Day while…

NY explorers find 1872 shipwreck of rare Great Lakes vessel

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP)(STL.News) — NY explorers – underwater explorers say they’ve found the 144-year-old Lake Ontario…

Trump’s stock in oil pipeline company raises concern

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump holds stock in the company building the disputed Dakota Access…

Even with holiday creep, Black Friday is a big shopping day

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Stores open their doors Friday for what is still one of the…

Charging decision expected in Wayne State officer’s death

DETROIT (AP)(STL.News) — Charges could be announced Friday against a suspect being held in the fatal…

Florence Henderson, “The Brady Bunch” mom, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP)(STL.News) — Florence Henderson, the wholesome actress who went from Broadway star to television…

Madonna stands by son Rocco Ritchie after reported arrest

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Madonna says she is supporting son Rocco Ritchie after reports surfaced Wednesday…

Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott keep winning for the Dallas Cowboys,…

Improve attitude with gratitude, James Taylor tells fans

WASHINGTON, Mass. (AP)(STL.News) — Improve attitude – James Taylor has a Thanksgiving message for his fans:…

Anti-pipeline protesters demonstrate on Thanksgiving Day

MANDAN, N.D. (AP)(STL.News) — About 300 opponents of the Dakota Access pipeline demonstrated in a North…

Colombia government, rebels sign revised peace agreement

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP)(STL.News) — Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a revised peace agreement with the…

2 jail inmates on lam after rappelling from 2nd story window

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP)(STL.News) — Four inmates cut their way through the bars of a second-story…

Police: 2 dead, 4 hospitalized in Louisville shootings

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP)(STL.News) — Two people were killed and four were hospitalized in shootings at a…