August

BEIJING | China factory output holds up in August, investment weakens

BEIJING  — Chinese factory output and retail sales held up in August but investment weakened, government data showed Friday, adding to challenges for communist leaders as they fight a tariff battle with Washington. The data showed little impact yet from government efforts to shore up flagging growth by easing lending controls. Even before trade tension … Continue reading BEIJING | China factory output holds up in August, investment weakens

Department of Homeland Security News: Statement from DHS Press Secretary on August Border Numbers

WASHINGTON – Today, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Press Secretary Tyler Q. Houlton released the following statement on U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Southwest Border Migration numbers for August: “August Southwest Border Migration numbers show a clear indicator that the migration flows are responding to gaps in our nation’s legal framework.  While the overall … Continue reading Department of Homeland Security News: Statement from DHS Press Secretary on August Border Numbers

WASHINGTON | US factories grew at faster pace in August

WASHINGTON— U.S. factories grew at a faster pace in August as American industry continues to show robust health. The Institute for Supply Management, a trade group of purchasing managers, said Tuesday that its manufacturing index jumped last month to 61.3 from 58.1 in July. Anything over 50 signals growth, and U.S. manufacturing is on a … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US factories grew at faster pace in August

BEIJING | China manufacturing improves in August but sales weaken

BEIJING  — A survey shows China’s manufacturing activity improved in August but sales weakened amid a worsening tariff war with Washington. An industry group, the China Federation of Logistics & Purchasing, said Friday its monthly purchasing managers’ index rose to 51.3 on a 100-point scale from July’s 51.2. Components for new orders and exports declined, … Continue reading BEIJING | China manufacturing improves in August but sales weaken

LOS ANGELES | Jansen gives up 2 HRs in return, Cards top Dodgers 5-3

LOS ANGELES — Since the calendar turned to August, the St. Louis Cardinals have been on a tear. They kept it up against Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen, who allowed ninth-inning homers to Jedd Gyorko and Matt Carpenter in his return from the disabled list in a 5-3 loss to the Cardinals on Monday night. St. … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Jansen gives up 2 HRs in return, Cards top Dodgers 5-3

ST. LOUIS | Heat serves as muggy reminder of the final PGA in August

ST. LOUIS — The PGA Championship finally found its identity. It’s the one major where players are allowed to practice in shorts. They might not need to next year. This is the last year for the PGA Championship to be the final major. It will move to the middle of May and be held next … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | Heat serves as muggy reminder of the final PGA in August

Noboleis- The Art of Family Wine Making at Its Best

Unveiling New Additions at Noboleis Winery Grand Opening Augusta, MO/October 31, 2017 (STL.News) – Noboleis Winery is indeed one of Augusta Missouri’s most popular wineries, but it’s also so much more. It’s a great story of the art of making wonderful wine and doing it surrounded by family love.  Bob Nolan could have retired but … Continue reading Noboleis- The Art of Family Wine Making at Its Best