AUGUSTA Ga | Masters hype unlike any other, mainly because of Tiger Woods

AUGUSTA, Ga | April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Blame it on a generation that thinks nothing was ever as great as what just happened. Maybe it was a tough winter, and nothing melts frigid memories like the sight of azaleas, dogwoods and Rae’s Creek. It sure didn’t hurt that all the best players, as young as … Continue reading AUGUSTA Ga | Masters hype unlike any other, mainly because of Tiger Woods

Canadian Pharmacist, Nikhil Buhecha Sentenced for Distributing Counterfeit & Adulterated Botox to Local Doctors

St. Louis, MO – Nikhil Buhecha, a resident of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, pled guilty today and was sentenced to 36 months’ imprisonment for conspiring to distribute counterfeit, misbranded, and adulterated Botox® into the United States, including multiple shipments to two doctors located in St. Louis County, Missouri. According to defendant’s plea agreement, defendant owned … Continue reading Canadian Pharmacist, Nikhil Buhecha Sentenced for Distributing Counterfeit & Adulterated Botox to Local Doctors

SAN BRUNO, Calif | YouTube shooter was questioned before attack, found calm

SAN BRUNO, Calif.| April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Just hours before she shot and wounded three people at YouTube headquarters, Nasim Aghdam calmly told police who found her sleeping in her car that she was having family problems and had left her home. During the 20-minute interview with officers early Tuesday, she did not mention being … Continue reading SAN BRUNO, Calif | YouTube shooter was questioned before attack, found calm

NEW YORK | Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M

NEW YORK | April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Facebook revealed Wednesday that tens of millions more people might have been exposed in the Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal than previously thought and said it will restrict the user data that outsiders can access. Those developments came as congressional officials said CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify next week, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M

Eduardo Diaz & Amber Vantuyl Sentenced for Large-Scale Meth Conspiracy in Springfield, Missouri

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Two more members of a large-scale conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine in Greene County, Missouri, were sentenced in federal court today. Eduardo Diaz, 53, of Las Vegas, NV, and Amber Vantuyl, 36, of Springfield, MO, were sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool.  Diaz was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison … Continue reading Eduardo Diaz & Amber Vantuyl Sentenced for Large-Scale Meth Conspiracy in Springfield, Missouri

US seizes pot-growing houses tied to China-based criminals

SACRAMENTO, Calif./April 4, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Hundreds of federal and local law enforcement agents have seized roughly 100 Northern California houses purchased with money wired to the United States by a Chinese-based crime organization and used to grow massive amounts of marijuana illegally, authorities said Wednesday. The raids culminate a monthslong investigation focusing on dozens … Continue reading US seizes pot-growing houses tied to China-based criminals

DENVER | Blackmon agrees to $108M, 6-year deal with Rockies

DENVER | April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The leadoff hitter extraordinaire with the ragged beard and impressive mullet will be patrolling the Colorado Rockies outfield for quite some time. NL batting champion Charlie Blackmon made a long-term commitment Wednesday rather than test the free-agent market next offseason, agreeing to a contract that guarantees him $108 million … Continue reading DENVER | Blackmon agrees to $108M, 6-year deal with Rockies

LIVERPOOL, England | Liverpool blows away Man City in 3-0 win in CL quarterfinals

LIVERPOOL, England | April 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Liverpool blew away Manchester City with three goals in the first 31 minutes Wednesday to secure a 3-0 first-leg win at a rocking Anfield and close in on a first Champions League semifinal in a decade. On another European night that will go down in the club’s storied … Continue reading LIVERPOOL, England | Liverpool blows away Man City in 3-0 win in CL quarterfinals