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Isodiol International Inc. Announces Unaudited Quarterly Profit of Iso International LLC

VANCOUVER, BC JULY 26, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Isodiol International Inc. (CSE: ISOL) (OTC: LAGBF) (Frankfurt: LB6A.F) (the “Company” or “Isodiol”) a global cannabis innovator, specializing in the development of pharmaceutical and consumer products, announces the operational numbers of its wholly-owned subsidiary for the period from April 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017. Iso International LLC recorded … Continue reading Isodiol International Inc. Announces Unaudited Quarterly Profit of Iso International LLC

CCSCSL- Match of the Millennials Announces U.S. and World Team Delegations

ST. LOUIS, MO July 24, 2017 (STL.NEWS) – The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL), in cooperation with the Kasparov Chess Foundation (KCF), U.S. Chess Federation, World Chess Federation (FIDE) and FIDE Trainers’ Commission are proud to announce the U.S. and World Team players for the Match of the Millennials. Hosted at the CCSCSL from July 26th through … Continue reading CCSCSL- Match of the Millennials Announces U.S. and World Team Delegations

Highview and Victory Park Complete Acquisition of Katy Industries Operations and Assets

LOS ANGELES & ST. LOUIS & CHICAGO July 24, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Highview Capital, LLC (“Highview”) and Victory Park Capital Advisors, LLC (“VPC”) announced today the completion of the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Katy Industries, Inc. (OTC:KATY) (“Katy” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer, importer and distributor of commercial cleaning and consumer … Continue reading Highview and Victory Park Complete Acquisition of Katy Industries Operations and Assets

Department of Economic Development leads efforts to cut red tape for Missouri businesses

JEFFERSON CITY, MO July 21, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — In response to Governor Eric Greitens’ call for state government to review the more than 113,000 regulatory requirements that are currently on state books, the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) is leading the charge to cut red tape that impedes businesses from growing and creating jobs. … Continue reading Department of Economic Development leads efforts to cut red tape for Missouri businesses

Mattek-Sands needs right knee surgery after Wimbledon injury

LONDON/July 8, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Top-ranked women’s doubles player Bethanie Mattek-Sands needs surgery after dislocating her right kneecap and rupturing her patella tendon during a singles match at Wimbledon. “One of the most painful injuries that I’ve had,” the 32-year-old American said on Facebook Live on Saturday, “and I’ve had a few in my career.” … Continue reading Mattek-Sands needs right knee surgery after Wimbledon injury

One week left for local governments and nonprofits to request FEMA assistance with infrastructure repairs and expenses related to flooding emergency response

Jefferson City, MO July 7, 2017 (STL.NEWS) FEMA; Local governments and nonprofit agencies in 46 Missouri counties affected by historic spring flooding now have just seven days left to meet the July 14 deadline to file their requests for federal assistance with repairs to roads, bridges and other public infrastructure, and emergency response costs. Potential … Continue reading One week left for local governments and nonprofits to request FEMA assistance with infrastructure repairs and expenses related to flooding emergency response

BREAKING: McCaskill’s Arla Harrell Act Included in Annual Defense Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. June 29, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  In another step forward for what has become a central cause for U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, a key Senate panel today approved her bipartisan legislation to help reverse seven decades of mistreatment and bureaucratic indifference by the Pentagon and the Department of Veterans Affairs toward servicemen who were intentionally … Continue reading BREAKING: McCaskill’s Arla Harrell Act Included in Annual Defense Bill

Auditor Galloway announces audit of Bollinger County government

Jefferson City, MO June 27, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has announced her office has started a regularly scheduled audit of Bollinger County, located in southeast Missouri. The county received an overall performance rating of fair during its most recent audit in December of 2013. “This audit will be an independent review of … Continue reading Auditor Galloway announces audit of Bollinger County government

Belden Announces Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 5.5% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2022

ST. LOUIS, MO June 27, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase any and all of its outstanding 5.5% senior subordinated notes due 2022 (the “2022 Notes”). As of June 27, 2017, there was $700 million aggregate principal amount of the 2022 Notes outstanding. … Continue reading Belden Announces Cash Tender Offer for Any and All of Its 5.5% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2022

Best and Worst Drivers in the US: QuoteWizard Study Ranks the Top 75 City Metro Areas

SEATTLE, WA June 27, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Best and worst drivers:  With summer travel season now at-hand, QuoteWizard (https://quotewizard.com), an online insurance comparison marketplace, today released a proprietary study ranking the best and worst driving cities in the nation covering the country’s 75 most populous metropolitan areas. BEST and WORST driving cities in the US — … Continue reading Best and Worst Drivers in the US: QuoteWizard Study Ranks the Top 75 City Metro Areas

Attorney Celestine Dotson Defends Minor Accused of Murder

ST. LOUIS, MO JUNE 19, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Criminal defense attorney Celestine Dotson, founder of the Law Office of Celestine Dotson, recently won a motion to suppress (Case No. 15-CF-1880 filed in the Circuit Court for the Third Judicial Circuit, Madison County, IL) for a defendant that was charged with murder. The accused was 16 years … Continue reading Attorney Celestine Dotson Defends Minor Accused of Murder

Trump attorney says president not under investigation

WASHINGTON DC/June 18 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A member of the president’s outside legal team said Sunday that Donald Trump is not under federal investigation, days after Trump appeared to confirm he was with a tweet about being the target of a “witch hunt.” Appearing on a series of morning news programs, attorney Jay Sekulow repeatedly … Continue reading Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Auditor Galloway issues report on Bates County

Recommendations made to improve oversight throughout county.  June 15, 2017, Jefferson City, MO (STL.NEWS)  Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has released an audit of Bates County in western Missouri. The audit raised concerns with management of county funds and recommended measures to ensure better accounting practices and oversight. “My team has conducted a thorough review … Continue reading Auditor Galloway issues report on Bates County

Have Sleeping Problems? Mercy Carthage Sleep Lab Can Help

Carthage, MO June 15, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Do you seem to never get enough sleep and always are tired? Does your spouse complain about your snoring or say you have irregular breathing while sleeping? If you have one or more of these and other signs, you may need a sleep study to determine if you have … Continue reading Have Sleeping Problems? Mercy Carthage Sleep Lab Can Help

Panera Bread® Reaches $1 Billion in Digital Sales

ST. LOUIS, June 14, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — Digital sales at Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) – those made via mobile, web, or kiosk – have surpassed $1 Billion on an annualized basis and could double in 2019. Since the inception of its Panera 2.0 program in 2014, the company has emerged as an industry-leading restaurant e-tailer. … Continue reading Panera Bread® Reaches $1 Billion in Digital Sales

Coach Praises Health Council for Rankings Rise

FORT SMITH, AR JUNE 15th, 2017 (STL.NEWS) The Fort Smith Community Health Council celebrated its first year of working with a community health coach with welcome news: Sebastian County has been able to significantly improve its standing in a national health analysis known as the County Rankings & Roadmaps. The analysis of health factors showed … Continue reading Coach Praises Health Council for Rankings Rise

Mallinckrodt Enrolls First Patient in Phase 2B Trial of H.P. Acthar® Gel (Repository Corticotropin Injection) for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Mallinckrodt’s PENNANT Trial to Assess Efficacy and Safety of H.P. Acthar Gel in ALS Patients STAINES-UPON-THAMES, United Kingdom, June 14, 2017(STL.NEWS) — Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today confirmed enrollment of the first patient in the company’s Phase 2B study designed to assess the efficacy and safety of H.P. Acthar® … Continue reading Mallinckrodt Enrolls First Patient in Phase 2B Trial of H.P. Acthar® Gel (Repository Corticotropin Injection) for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Faster-moving sea ice forces polar bears to use more energy

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP)(STL.News) — Rapid global warming has sped up the movement of sea ice off Alaska’s coasts, and already at-risk polar bears are paying a price, a new U.S. study says. Most sea ice moves throughout the year and the iconic white bears are on a perpetual walk to stay within their preferred habitat, … Continue reading Faster-moving sea ice forces polar bears to use more energy

Lady Gaga will make history as female headliner at Coachella

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Lady Gaga will make history when she performs at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival this weekend, marking a decade since a solo woman has been billed as a headliner on the prestigious musical stage. Beyonce had been slated to headline the festival in Indio, California, but backed out because … Continue reading Lady Gaga will make history as female headliner at Coachella

Witness account highlights dangers of texting while driving

HOUSTON/April 1, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A witness says the driver of a pickup truck that collided with a church minibus in rural Texas, killing 13 people, acknowledged he had been texting while driving — highlighting the dangers of sending messages on smartphones while behind the wheel. Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Conrad Hein wouldn’t … Continue reading Witness account highlights dangers of texting while driving

No repeal for ‘Obamacare’ _ a humiliating defeat for Trump

WASHINGTON/March 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal “Obamacare” off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly — after seven years of nonstop railing against the health care law. Democrats said Americans can “breathe a sigh of relief.” … Continue reading No repeal for ‘Obamacare’ _ a humiliating defeat for Trump

NCAA Tournament picks up steam just before Sweet 16

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP)(STL.News) — The first three days of this year’s NCAA Tournament lacked the drama and multitude of upsets the previous few tournaments had, more March Meh-ness than madness. A scintillating Sunday of games jolted the tournament to life like a triple shot of espresso. The madness is back in March. North Carolina, the … Continue reading NCAA Tournament picks up steam just before Sweet 16

Video of giant alligator draws crowds to Florida preserve

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) Giant Alligator — Video of a massive alligator caught walking through a Florida nature reserve in front of stunned onlookers has prompted crowds of people hoping to catch their own glimpse. The video taken by a visitor to the Circle B Bar Reserve on Sunday shows the gator estimated to be about … Continue reading Video of giant alligator draws crowds to Florida preserve

Parents, save up: Cost of raising a child is more than $233K

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — Expecting a baby? Congratulations! Better put plenty of money in your savings account. The Department of Agriculture says the estimated cost of raising a child from birth through age 17 is $233,610, or as much as almost $14,000 annually. That’s the average for a middle-income couple with two children. It’s a bit … Continue reading Parents, save up: Cost of raising a child is more than $233K