HELENA, Mont | Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

HELENA, Mont. | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Microsoft co-founder’s mission to locate sunken warships in the South Pacific has chalked up another victory with the discovery of the USS Helena nearly 75 years after it was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands, reviving stories of the battle-tested ship’s endurance and the … Continue reading HELENA, Mont | Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

Waze causing LA traffic headaches, city council member says

LOS ANGELES/April 18, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Los Angeles should consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the traffic navigation app is recklessly guiding motorists off thoroughfares and into residential neighborhoods in search of shorter or quicker routes, a city council member said Tuesday. Councilman David Ryu sent a letter to the city attorney’s office, … Continue reading Waze causing LA traffic headaches, city council member says

Ten-X Commercial Launches New Customer Dashboard To Provide Unparalleled Transparency Into Property Activity

IRVINE, Calif. and SILICON VALLEY, Calif./ April 18, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online and only end-to-end transaction platform for commercial real estate, today unveiled a new online dashboard which provides unparalleled transparency into buyer interest and activity for all properties currently on the platform. The enhanced dashboard gives brokers and sellers … Continue reading Ten-X Commercial Launches New Customer Dashboard To Provide Unparalleled Transparency Into Property Activity

STOCKHOLM | Swedish king wants to let Nobel body members resign

STOCKHOLM  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Sweden’s king wants to change the statutes of the Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize each year, to allow its life-appointed board members to resign. Academy head Sara Danius stepped down last week amid turmoil at the academy over the alleged sexual misconduct of a man married … Continue reading STOCKHOLM | Swedish king wants to let Nobel body members resign

WASHINGTON | HHS secretary back in hospital for bowel condition

WASHINGTON  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  A spokeswoman says U.S. health secretary Alex Azar is back in the hospital for additional treatment and observation. He’s been diagnosed with a painful bowel condition called diverticulitis. Health and Human Services Department spokeswoman Caitlin Oakley said Wednesday that Azar “remains fully engaged with the responsibilities of his job” … Continue reading WASHINGTON | HHS secretary back in hospital for bowel condition

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | OPCW chief rejects Russia claim of 2nd Salisbury nerve agent

THE HAGUE, Netherlands  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The head of the global chemical watchdog agency has rejected Russian claims that traces of a second nerve agent were discovered in the English city where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned. Britain blames Russia for the attack, which it says was carried … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | OPCW chief rejects Russia claim of 2nd Salisbury nerve agent

American IRA CEO Asks Who is Ready for a Self-Directed IRA

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /APRIL 18, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Pointing out that a Self-Directed IRA is a “proven way for investors to gain access to alternative asset classes not normally offered by most Wall Street investment companies,” the blog at American IRA recently asked: “Are You Ready for a Self-Directed IRA?” The post highlights the differences between traditional … Continue reading American IRA CEO Asks Who is Ready for a Self-Directed IRA

NEW YORK | Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile

NEW YORK  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  So you want to have a baby. Would you like a dark-haired girl with a high risk of someday getting colon cancer, but a good chance of above-average music ability? Or would you prefer a girl with a good prospect for high SAT scores and a good shot … Continue reading NEW YORK | Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile