The Latest: Turkish president criticizes anti-Trump protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump’s transition to the presidency. (All times ESTl): 4:20 a.m. Turkey’s president has criticized protests in the United States against Donald Trump, saying the president-elect should be respected and given time to show how he will govern. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday before a visit to Pakistan, Recep … Continue reading The Latest: Turkish president criticizes anti-Trump protests

Beer? Wine? Or weed? Denver voters approve pot in bars

DENVER (AP) — A glass of wine with dinner? Or maybe some marijuana? Denver voters have approved a first-in-the-nation law allowing willing bars and restaurants to give patrons the option to use marijuana alongside a cocktail or meal. The catch: Smoking pot won’t be allowed inside, and the locations would have to first get the … Continue reading Beer? Wine? Or weed? Denver voters approve pot in bars

Russia announces major operation in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — Russian missiles pounded opposition targets in Syria on Tuesday, the start of a much-anticipated offensive, while activists reported the resumption of bombing in rebel-held neighborhoods of Aleppo for the first time in nearly a month, apparently by Syrian government warplanes. The Russian blitz began hours after President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President-elect … Continue reading Russia announces major operation in Syria

LIZZIE BOB’S OPENS NEW FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS BAKERY

Offering Sweets from Scratch to Go! FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, IL: (STLRestaurant.News) – Sweet-toothed residents in the metro-east now have a new, daily source of scratch-made goodies!  After a year of baking custom cakes and sweets, Lizzie Bob’s Sweets From Scratch has opened a storefront bakery at 823 Lincoln Highway, #102 in Fairview Heights.  Lizzie Bob’s owner … Continue reading LIZZIE BOB’S OPENS NEW FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS BAKERY

THANKSGIVING BUFFET AT CANDICCI’S

Traditional Thanksgiving Day Buffet at Candicci’s Restaurant, Ballwin, MO BALLWIN, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) Candicci’s Restaurant and Bar is hosting their Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet, November 24th from 11 am to 5 pm.   Cost for the buffet is $23.99 per person and kids 10 and under cost only $8.99. Candicci’s has been in the St. Louis … Continue reading THANKSGIVING BUFFET AT CANDICCI’S

SUBTERRANEAN COMA DINNER

Coma Coffee & Subterranean Homemade Food Team Up For Event RICHMOND HEIGHTS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) – Collaborative Pop Up Dinners are not a new idea.  Most major metros have at least a few memorable events.  St. Louis is no exception, but the Subterranean Coma Dinner on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 may the first that is based … Continue reading SUBTERRANEAN COMA DINNER

The Latest: Trump goes out for dinner without press in tow

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump’s transition to the presidency (all times EST): 9:45 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump has broken with protocol by leaving his Trump Tower residence without taking along his press contingent. The Trump transition team had informed reporters and photographers at Trump Tower that there would be no movement by … Continue reading The Latest: Trump goes out for dinner without press in tow

Facebook’s fake news problem: What’s its responsibility?

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is under fire for failing to rein in fake and biased news stories that some believe may have swayed the presidential election. Its predicament stems from this basic conundrum: It exercises great control over the news its users see, but it declines to assume the editorial responsibility that traditional publishers … Continue reading Facebook’s fake news problem: What’s its responsibility?