Jaguars QB Bortles says criticism will ‘probably never stop’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla./January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Blake Bortles‘ first postseason victory came with a hefty dose of criticism, maybe even more than ever before. The Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback handled it as well as he did Buffalo’s pass rush. “It’ll probably never stop,” Bortles said Wednesday. “There’s people that think LeBron James sucks, so if that happens, … Continue reading Jaguars QB Bortles says criticism will ‘probably never stop’

Arsenal, Chelsea in sterile stalemate in League Cup semis

LONDON/January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The strain of playing five games in two weeks caught up with Arsenal and Chelsea as they labored to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their League Cup semifinal on Wednesday. Playing in their third competition after a packed festive fixture program, the London rivals were lacking the attacking … Continue reading Arsenal, Chelsea in sterile stalemate in League Cup semis

Missouri Attorney General Hawley Announces Legal Expense Fund Annual Report – First-Ever

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/January 10, 2018 (STL.News) – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today sent the first Annual Report for the state’s Legal Expense Fund (LEF) to the General Assembly. The Report analyzes LEF expenditures and liabilities over the 2017 calendar year. In 2017, Attorney General Hawley, for the first time in Missouri history, began releasing … Continue reading Missouri Attorney General Hawley Announces Legal Expense Fund Annual Report – First-Ever

Correction: Alternative Remedies-Oversight story

WASHINGTON/January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — In a story Dec. 18 about U.S. crackdown on homeopathic medicines, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Food and Drug Administration ordered the maker of Zicam to stop marketing several nasal products in 2009. The company voluntarily recalled the products after the FDA issued it a warning letter. A corrected … Continue reading Correction: Alternative Remedies-Oversight story

Judges rule Pennsylvania can keep congressional map

PHILADELPHIA/January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A federal judicial panel has ruled that Pennsylvania can keep its congressional map, turning back an argument from a group of Democratic voters who contended that it should be thrown out because the state lawmakers who created the map in 2011 gerrymandered it to help Republicans. Wednesday’s decision comes a day … Continue reading Judges rule Pennsylvania can keep congressional map

Missouri Department of Conservation offers prescribed fire workshops in NE Missouri

KIRKSVILLE, MO/January 10, 2018 (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites landowners interested in learning about prescribed burning as a method of boosting wildlife habitat and reducing less desirable plant species to free prescribed fire workshops in northeast Missouri in February and March. MDC staff will discuss methods and techniques for implementing controlled … Continue reading Missouri Department of Conservation offers prescribed fire workshops in NE Missouri

League-leading Lightning get 4 All-Stars as they play host

January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Winger Nikita Kucherov, defenseman Victor Hedman and Andrei Vasilevskiy will join Lightning captain Steven Stamkos at NHL All-Star Weekend in Tampa, Florida. The league announced the full All-Star rosters on Wednesday as selected by the NHL‘s hockey operations department. With four players on the Atlantic Division team, host and league-leading Tampa Bay … Continue reading League-leading Lightning get 4 All-Stars as they play host

Federal Reserve announces appointment of the chairs & deputy chairs of the Federal Reserve Banks for 2018

WASHINGTON, DC/January 10, 2018 (STL.News) The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday announced the designation of the chairs and deputy chairs of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks for 2018. Each Reserve Bank has a nine-member board of directors. The Board of Governors in Washington appoints three of these directors and each year designates one of its … Continue reading Federal Reserve announces appointment of the chairs & deputy chairs of the Federal Reserve Banks for 2018