Crews hard at work preparing stadium for Super Bowl

HOUSTON/January 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A crew of four men worked on the painstaking process of painting the New England Patriots logo on one end zone on Tuesday afternoon at NRG Stadium for the Super Bowl. The group provided a small glimpse into the hundreds of hours of preparation that will go into getting the … Continue reading Crews hard at work preparing stadium for Super Bowl

The Latest: National park’s climate tweets go viral

WASHINGTON/January 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Three climate-related tweets sent out by Badlands National Park have been deleted after they went viral on Twitter, sparking debate over whether the park was defying the Trump administration. The South Dakota park posted tweets Tuesday that accurately quoted … Continue reading The Latest: National park’s climate tweets go viral

Materials, financials help lift S&P 500, Nasdaq to new highs

Nasdaq to new highs (AP)(STL.News) U.S. stocks posted solid gains Tuesday, propelling the Standard & Poor’s 500 index and Nasdaq composite to all-time highs. Mining and other materials sector companies rose more than the rest of the market. The sector could benefit from initiatives by the White House to streamline the permitting process for manufacturing … Continue reading Materials, financials help lift S&P 500, Nasdaq to new highs

Global stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount

TOKYO/January 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Global financial markets were mixed Tuesday as uncertainty mounted over President Donald Trump’s trade and regulatory policies. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.2 percent to 4,832.31 in early trading, while Germany’s DAX inched up nearly 0.1 percent to 11,555.60. Britain’s FTSE 100 edged up 0.5 percent to 7,186.68. Dow … Continue reading Global stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount

Push to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pact

SYDNEY/January 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, as promised, is prompting other member countries to seek ways to salvage the trade pact. Leaders of some of the 11 other nations involved in the initiative said they hope to push ahead with the agreement in some … Continue reading Push to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pact

Merz on Main – Columbia, IL

“Home-style Favorites” – Merz on Main COLUMBIA, IL/January 23, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Merz on Main is a corner tavern in Columbia, Illinois, located just ten minutes from the Jefferson Barracks Bridge.  They cater to those seeking comfort – comfort food, that is. On any particular day, you’ll likely find owners Steve and Linda Merz in the … Continue reading Merz on Main – Columbia, IL

Cedar Lake Cellars Introduces New Winter Menu

Season to feature plenty of locally-sourced specialties at Cedar Lake Cellars ST LOUIS, MO/January 23, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Cedar Lake Cellars, a year-round winery and event venue, recently introduced its new winter menu created by husband and wife chef team Executive Chef Aaron Lyons and Chef de Cuisine Ashley Lyons. The winery is adding a new … Continue reading Cedar Lake Cellars Introduces New Winter Menu

Trump moves to pull US out of big Asia trade deal

WASHINGTON/January 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Charting a new American course abroad, President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama’s attempts to counter China and deepen U.S. ties in Asia. Trump’s move on trade aimed … Continue reading Trump moves to pull US out of big Asia trade deal