WASHINGTON | Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute

WASHINGTON | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will soon travel to China for talks as the two global economic powers deal with trade tensions. Trump said during a White House news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron that Mnuchin will be going to China “in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump says Mnuchin will travel to China amid trade dispute

WASHINGTON | Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kids

WASHINGTON | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Federal health officials on Tuesday announced a nationwide crackdown on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand following months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators. The Food and Drug Administration issued warnings to 40 retail and online stores as part of a monthlong operation against illegal … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kids

WASHINGTON | His nomination in peril, Jackson fights for VA post

WASHINGTON | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — His nomination in peril, Veterans Affairs nominee Ronny Jackson fought Tuesday to convince lawmakers of his leadership abilities as more details emerged over his alleged misconduct, ranging from repeated drunkenness to a toxic work environment, as he served as a top White House doctor. President Donald Trump sent … Continue reading WASHINGTON | His nomination in peril, Jackson fights for VA post

RALEIGH, N.C. | Commission to unveil ideas to fix college basketball’s woes

RALEIGH, N.C. | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — College basketball played an entire season amid a federal corruption investigation that magnified long-simmering troubles within the sport, from shady agent dealings to concerns over athletes who’d rather go straight to the pros. Now it’s time to hear new ideas on how to fix the complex, wide-ranging … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | Commission to unveil ideas to fix college basketball’s woes

Inlanta Mortgage Named Top 10 Medium Mortgage Company by SocialSurvey

PEWAUKEE, WIS. / APRIL 24, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — SocialSurvey’s Top Performers Awards recognize loan officers and mortgage companies who are best at managing the mortgage game and are making the most of their online reputation. In addition to being named a top mortgage company, three of Inlanta’s top producers have also been individually honored as … Continue reading Inlanta Mortgage Named Top 10 Medium Mortgage Company by SocialSurvey

After a death, how much can ‘broken heart’ hurt survivors?

You hear it whenever someone gets sick or dies soon after losing a spouse: Was it because of a broken heart? Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush’s hospitalization a day after his wife’s funeral, but it does the body no favors, and one partner’s health clearly affects the other’s. … Continue reading After a death, how much can ‘broken heart’ hurt survivors?

TRENTON, N.J | First drug approved for most common inherited kidney disease

TRENTON, N.J. | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug to slow kidney decline in patients with the most common inherited kidney disease. Jynarque (jihn-AR’-kew), from Japan’s Otsuka Pharmaceutical, was approved Tuesday for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. The progressive genetic disorder is the fourth-leading cause of … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J | First drug approved for most common inherited kidney disease