Puerto Rican voter registration drive gets state help

HARTFORD, Conn. /January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— As advocates prepare efforts register hurricane-displaced Puerto Ricans to vote in the U.S. mainland, the chief elections officer in Connecticut is putting the weight of her office behind drives to sign up as many eligible newcomers as possible. Residents of the Caribbean island are U.S. citizens, but they are barred … Continue reading Puerto Rican voter registration drive gets state help

Rose McGowan to Harvey Weinstein: There was no consent

NEW YORK/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Rose McGowan says it’s time for Harvey Weinstein to drop his story about a “consensual” relationship. “He can fall off the planet,” the activist said during an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday. “My statement is truth. My statement is reality. Stop saying it’s consensual, you pig! You know it’s … Continue reading Rose McGowan to Harvey Weinstein: There was no consent

Chip Ganassi wants to keep rolling after 200th victory

CHARLOTTE, N.C./January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Chip Ganassi likes to tell his drivers there is no such thing as accidents, all are preventable. Unless, of course, a meteor falls from the sky and destroys a race car. That’s the only true accident, according to the veteran team owner. His two cars had the GT Le Mans class … Continue reading Chip Ganassi wants to keep rolling after 200th victory

Police will apologize for ‘missed’ chance to get Nassar

DETROIT /January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A police department in the Lansing, Michigan, area missed an opportunity to pursue criminal charges in 2004 against Larry Nassar and will publicly apologize to the victim who accused the doctor of molesting her during treatment for an abnormal spine, an official said Wednesday. Meridian Township will make the apology Thursday … Continue reading Police will apologize for ‘missed’ chance to get Nassar

FBI clashes with Trump, has ‘grave concerns’ on Russia memo

WASHINGTON/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— In a remarkably public clash of wills with the White House, the FBI declared Wednesday it has “grave concerns” about the accuracy of a classified memo on the Russia election investigation that President Donald Trump wants released. The FBI’s short and sharp statement, its first on the issue, laid bare a Trump … Continue reading FBI clashes with Trump, has ‘grave concerns’ on Russia memo

No immigration deal near as Trump address, offer are panned

WASHINGTON/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A bipartisan immigration deal between President Donald Trump and Congress is nowhere in sight. Democrats are disparaging Trump’s State of the Union remarks as racially divisive, boosting partisan distrust. Trump’s offer of “a down-the-middle compromise” stands no chance of passing the Republican-led Congress, with even GOP lawmakers demanding changes. It’s unclear whether … Continue reading No immigration deal near as Trump address, offer are panned

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Announces $74 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 11 Counties

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today announced the investment of $74 million for 13 drinking water, wastewater, storm water, and non-point source projects across 11 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). “This funding continues our commitment to clean water in Pennsylvania with the approval of these loans and grants through PENNVEST … Continue reading Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Announces $74 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 11 Counties

Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Hughes Shelton Realtors Recognized as the Number 1 Large Real Estate Team in Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla./ Jan. 31, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — The Hughes Shelton Realtor Team wrapped up 2017 with their highest sales volume yet, closing 127 transactions with $116.36 million in residential sales volume. The exceptional sales volume earned the team the number one spot among Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate teams and individuals in the company’s west … Continue reading Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Hughes Shelton Realtors Recognized as the Number 1 Large Real Estate Team in Tampa Bay