MDC and Partners host 39th Loess Bluffs Eagle Days

Mound City, MO/November 20, 2017 (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and partners will host the 39th annual Eagle Days at the Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, Dec. 2, and Sunday, Dec. 3. This free event offers participants a close-up look at eagles in an indoor presentation by Dickerson Park Zoo … Continue reading MDC and Partners host 39th Loess Bluffs Eagle Days

Governor Scott – Florida Hits All-Time Record High for Tourism

88.2 million visitors came to Florida in the first nine months of 2017 MIAMI, FL/November 20, 2017 (STL.News) – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida (FL) set another tourism record by welcoming the highest number of visitors of any nine months in the state’s history with 88.2 million visitors, according to VISIT FLORIDA. This … Continue reading Governor Scott – Florida Hits All-Time Record High for Tourism

Governor Phil Scott Announces Appointments to Cybersecurity Advisory Team

MONTPELIER, VT/November 20, 2017 (STL.News) – Governor Phil Scott today announced appointments to his Cybersecurity Advisory Team, which he established via Executive Order 18-17 in October. “Addressing cybersecurity is a critical mission for government, one that needs engagement, involvement and expertise from across public and private sectors,” said. Gov. Scott. “That’s why I formed this … Continue reading Governor Phil Scott Announces Appointments to Cybersecurity Advisory Team

Trump promises Americans ‘huge tax cut’ for Christmas

WASHINGTON/November 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — President Donald Trump on Monday promised a tax overhaul by Christmas, a day after the White House signaled its willingness to strike a health care provision from Senate tax legislation if it’s an impediment to passing the tax bill. Speaking before a Cabinet meeting, Trump said: “We’re going to give the … Continue reading Trump promises Americans ‘huge tax cut’ for Christmas

Trump says US will declare NKorea a state sponsor of terror

WASHINGTON/November 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — President Donald Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula. Trump said the designation will impose further penalties on the country. He called it a long overdue step and part of the U.S. “maximum pressure … Continue reading Trump says US will declare NKorea a state sponsor of terror

Office Of The Governor Offers Reward In Murder Case Of Texas Border Patrol Agent

AUSTIN, TX/November 20, 2017 (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott has authorized a reward up to $20,000 through the Texas Crime Stoppers program for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a U.S. Border Patrol agent and the serious injury of another.  All tips are guaranteed to … Continue reading Office Of The Governor Offers Reward In Murder Case Of Texas Border Patrol Agent

3- 2-1, BAM! Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta

ATLANTA/November 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) – Georgia Dome: One of the nation’s largest domed stadiums collapsed Monday into a pile of jagged concrete and a vast cloud of smoke in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta. Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were used to blast the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to smithereens at 7:30 a.m. Onlookers … Continue reading 3- 2-1, BAM! Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta