The Fountain on Locust

Art Deco charm at the home of the Ice Cream Martini – The Fountain on Locust ST LOUIS, MO/January 3, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Located in the 1916 former Supreme Car Co. car showroom building on Locust Street’s historic Automotive Row is the Fountain on Locust.  The award-winning restaurant is famous for its Art Deco charm and … Continue reading The Fountain on Locust

The Latest at CES: From drones to A.I., top CES 2017 trends

LAS VEGAS (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on CES gadget show in Las Vegas (all times local): 5 p.m. Top trends expected to emerge at CES this year include an explosion of voice-controlled interfaces, subtle integration of artificial intelligence into everyday life and increasing digitization in areas like health and wellness. The 50th annual CES this … Continue reading The Latest at CES: From drones to A.I., top CES 2017 trends

Bengals’ Pacman Jones accused of head-butting cops, spitting

CINCINNATI (AP)(STL.News) — Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones was jailed Tuesday on charges he head-butted police and spit on a nurse after being arrested for disorderly conduct in his latest brush with the law. Authorities said he was so combative that he had to be placed in a restraint chair. A lawyer representing Jones … Continue reading Bengals’ Pacman Jones accused of head-butting cops, spitting

Popeyes in labor dispute at new Ellisvillle location

Labor dispute at Popeyes in Ellisville ELLISVILLE, MO/January 3, 2017 (STL.News) Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is building a new facility/location in Ellisville, MO.  The St. Louis – Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council is alleging a labor dispute caused by non-union workers and/or out of state workers performing the work. We stopped by and visited with the … Continue reading Popeyes in labor dispute at new Ellisvillle location

Health care rises as US indexes ring in new year with gains

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — U.S. stocks are on track to break a three-day losing streak as health care companies move higher on the first trading day in 2017. Health stocks sank last year even as the rest of the market rose. Energy companies are also rising. While stock indexes are broadly higher, they’ve surrendered most … Continue reading Health care rises as US indexes ring in new year with gains

Chinese data gives stock markets early year shot in the arm

Chinese data fuels the market LONDON (AP)(STL.News) — Global stocks advanced Tuesday, with U.S. markets set to ring in 2017 with gains, after upbeat Chinese and British manufacturing data bolstered investor sentiment. The dollar and oil prices started the new year as they closed out the last — pushing higher. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 … Continue reading Chinese data gives stock markets early year shot in the arm

South bracing for more severe storms, rain

More severe storms expected in the south (AP)(STL.News) Parts of the South are bracing for more rain Tuesday, a day after severe storms killed four people in Alabama. The line of severe thunderstorms spawned several possible tornadoes, and the threat continued into early Tuesday for southern Alabama, southwest Georgia and the Florida Panhandle. Four people … Continue reading South bracing for more severe storms, rain

UK stock market hits record as manufacturers win business

UK stock market hits record LONDON (AP)(STL.News) UK stock market — Britain’s leading stock index has struck a record high as a closely monitored survey showed manufacturers in the country expanding at their highest tick in 30 months. By late-morning Tuesday, the FTSE 100 index was up 0.3 percent at 7,165. Earlier in the session, … Continue reading UK stock market hits record as manufacturers win business