Inauguration in sight, Trump continues Twitter assault

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony. The tough-talking Republican questioned whether the CIA director himself was “the leaker of fake news” in a Sunday night tweet. The … Continue reading Inauguration in sight, Trump continues Twitter assault

Global shares mostly lower amid worries over Brexit, Italy

TOKYO (AP)(STL.News) — Global shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about Britain’s exit from the European Union and a downgrade of Italy’s credit rating. Takata’s shares fell in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a guilty plea in the U.S. over massive recalls. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 slipped 0.8 percent in … Continue reading Global shares mostly lower amid worries over Brexit, Italy

Boundary Restaurant at the Cheshire welcomes top regional chefs

Boundary Restaurant at the Cheshire welcomes top regional chefs to create a fantastic dining experience during “Chef’s Night Off” event ST. LOUIS, MO/January 11, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Boundary Restaurant – A fun and delectable culinary experience awaits food lovers on Monday evening, January 16 during the special Chef’s Night Off: Cross Pollination II dining event at … Continue reading Boundary Restaurant at the Cheshire welcomes top regional chefs

Austrian skier Scheyer wins downhill; Vonn 13th on return

ALTENMARKT-ZAUCHENSEE, Austria (AP)(STL.News) — Racing for the first time in 322 days, Lindsey Vonn had to settle for 13th place Sunday in an unusual women’s World Cup downhill with an unexpected winner, Christine Scheyer of Austria. Not being able to push out of the start gate as usual, the American was more than half a … Continue reading Austrian skier Scheyer wins downhill; Vonn 13th on return

Repaired and ready: Venue where a young Dylan played reopens

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP)(STL.News) — Bob Dylan would surely still recognize the low-ceilinged room in Caffe Lena where he played a couple of gigs almost 60 years ago. But just about everything else about a venue that bills itself as the nation’s oldest continuously operating coffeehouse has undergone some major upgrades as part of a … Continue reading Repaired and ready: Venue where a young Dylan played reopens

Rodgers, Packers visit Cowboys for Prescott’s playoff debut

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP)(STL.News) — Aaron Rodgers has been unbeatable on a seven-game run that carried Green Bay to the divisional round. So was Dallas rookie Dak Prescott for 11 straight in the regular season, a surge that ultimately benched 10-year starter Tony Romo and led to the No. 1 seed in the NFC for the … Continue reading Rodgers, Packers visit Cowboys for Prescott’s playoff debut

Brennan rips into Trump over tweets, Russia

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for “talking and tweeting” about possibly easing sanctions against Russia, saying the president-elect lacks a full understanding of the threat Moscow poses to the United States. “I think he has to be mindful that he does not have a full appreciation … Continue reading Brennan rips into Trump over tweets, Russia

The Latest: Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma deal with icy weather

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on ice storms in the central U.S. (all times local): 10:25 a.m. A third wave of sleet and drizzle is glazing swaths of the central U.S. on the eve of the Martin Luther King holiday, adding to an icy mess that began caking the region Friday. Much of … Continue reading The Latest: Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma deal with icy weather