WASHINGTON | Supreme Court rejects anti-abortion pastor’s appeal on noise

WASHINGTON  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   The Supreme Court won’t hear an appeal from a pastor who challenged a state law’s noise limit that was used to restrict his anti-abortion protest outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Portland, Maine. The justices offered no comment Monday in rejecting the appeal from the Rev. Andrew March. He … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Supreme Court rejects anti-abortion pastor’s appeal on noise

Hunt Mortgage Group Finances the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Kansas City, Missouri

NEW YORK/April 16, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today it provided a Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan in the amount of $5 million to finance the acquisition of a multifamily property located in Kansas City, Missouri. Holly Ridge Townhomes consists of 27, … Continue reading Hunt Mortgage Group Finances the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Kansas City, Missouri

NEW YORK  | American Express to end its Plenti frequent shopper program

NEW YORK  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   American Express is ending its frequent-shopper program Plenti, despite years of marketing and high-profile partners like RiteAid, ExxonMobil and Macy’s. The Plenti program will end on July 10, the company announced in a tweet Monday. All Plenti points will expire on that date. Plenti was launched in mid-2015 … Continue reading NEW YORK  | American Express to end its Plenti frequent shopper program

BEIRUT | The Latest: Greek protesters target Truman statue

BEIRUT  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   The Latest on developments following the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Members of a communist student organization have attempted to pull down a statue of U.S. President Harry Truman during an anti-war protest in central Athens. Police detained two protesters during clashes Monday and fired … Continue reading BEIRUT | The Latest: Greek protesters target Truman statue

LONDON | UK’s May to face angry lawmakers over Syria airstrikes

LONDON | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face restive lawmakers on Monday to justify her decision to launch airstrikes against Syria without a vote in Parliament. The UK debate comes as the European Union’s foreign ministers joined together to say they understood the need for the airstrikes and … Continue reading LONDON | UK’s May to face angry lawmakers over Syria airstrikes

American IRA Explains why 2018 is an Opportunity to Start a Self-Directed Roth IRA

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ APRIL 16, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Is now the opportunity of a lifetime for aspiring retirement investors? According to CEO Jim Hitt of American IRA in Asheville, North Carolina—a Self-Directed IRA administration firm—the favorable tax environment suggests this year might be an ideal time. Those thinking about a Self-Directed Roth IRA in particular, writes Jim … Continue reading American IRA Explains why 2018 is an Opportunity to Start a Self-Directed Roth IRA

ALBANY, N.Y | Researchers mark death of Pearl Harbor mastermind Yamamoto

ALBANY, N.Y. | April 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   A group from the U.S. and Japan is trekking to a remote Pacific island jungle to document what is considered one of the most important wreck sites of World War II: where American fighters shot down a Japanese bomber carrying the mastermind of the Pearl Harbor attack. Three members … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Researchers mark death of Pearl Harbor mastermind Yamamoto

YEREVAN, Armenia | Police, protesters clash in Armenia as leader stays in power

YEREVAN, Armenia | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Police used tear gas and stun grenades as they clashed Monday with anti-government protesters in Armenia, leaving several people wounded, after thousands of opposition supporters began to march toward parliament in Yerevan. Several thousand people blocked traffic Monday morning in the capital of this former Soviet nation, camping … Continue reading YEREVAN, Armenia | Police, protesters clash in Armenia as leader stays in power