Jury going into next week in ex-officer’s murder trial

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP)(STL.News) — The jury in the murder trial of a former South Carolina police officer charged with gunning down a black motorist will continue deliberating next week, despite at one point Friday appearing deadlocked by a juror who told the judge he could not “with good conscience approve a guilty verdict.” The panel … Continue reading Jury going into next week in ex-officer’s murder trial

Professor fatally stabbed on USC campus, student arrested

LOS ANGELES (AP)(STL.News) — A student stabbed a psychology professor to death on the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles on Friday in what was a personal dispute, authorities said. Los Angeles Police Officer Meghan Aguilar said the professor was killed inside the Seeley G. Mudd building in the heart of campus. She … Continue reading Professor fatally stabbed on USC campus, student arrested

Texas officials: 8 hurt when bus with cheerleaders crashes

BIG SPRING, Texas (AP)(STL.News) — Officials say eight people were injured when a bus carrying high school cheerleaders crashed with a tractor-trailer rig in Texas. Multiple news media report the Iraan-Sheffield bus carrying the cheerleaders crashed in Howard County after a football game late Friday night. Amanda Duforat with Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big … Continue reading Texas officials: 8 hurt when bus with cheerleaders crashes

Kerr tells Comcast SportsNet Bay Area he smoked pot for pain

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)(STL.News) — Steve Kerr, the reigning NBA Coach of the Year with the Golden State Warriors, acknowledged he tried marijuana twice in the past 18 months while dealing with debilitating back pain. Kerr told Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s Warriors Insider Podcast with Monte Poole on Friday that he used medicinal marijuana but it … Continue reading Kerr tells Comcast SportsNet Bay Area he smoked pot for pain

Live Music at Candicci’s Restaurant and Bar, Ballwin, MO

Live Music Schedule for Candicci’s Restaurant and Bar, Ballwin, MO Ballwin, MO/December 3, 2016 (STL.News) If you love live music and great Italian cuisines then you are not alone.  They appear to be two of the most frequently loved attractions in the St. Louis area. Candiccis’ has been in business for more than 36 years … Continue reading Live Music at Candicci’s Restaurant and Bar, Ballwin, MO

The “Two Trumps” surface in president-elect’s transition

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Donald Trump’s skeptics hope the presidency will reveal a serious side of the brash businessman. His supporters want him to keep the freewheeling style that rattled Washington. In true Trump fashion, so far he’s doing both. Trump has soothed some Republican establishment anxieties with many of his early Cabinet picks, including … Continue reading The “Two Trumps” surface in president-elect’s transition

Celebrate National Cookie Day with Warm Cookies – Hot Box Cookies

Hot Box Cookies is Giving Them Away! St. Louis, MO/December 2, 2016 (STLRestaurant.News) – National Cookie Day is fast approaching and St. Louis’ favorite cookie delivery company is ready!  Sunday, December 4 is National Cookie Day.  The “holiday” was added to the official list of Food Days in 1987 and has been celebrated around the … Continue reading Celebrate National Cookie Day with Warm Cookies – Hot Box Cookies

Trump speaks with Taiwan’s president, risking China tensions

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP)(STL.News) — President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China. It is highly unusual, probably unprecedented, for a U.S. president or president-elect to speak directly with a leader of Taiwan, a self-governing island the U.S. broke diplomatic ties with in 1979. Washington … Continue reading Trump speaks with Taiwan’s president, risking China tensions