St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Articles from March 15, 1994

Advanced Courses Help to Get Running Start at College
Most of Philip Wojak's 20 first-hour physics students at Webster Groves High School are taking his course for college credit through St. Louis University.One of them, Jeff Fitzgerald, 17, is also taking political science, English and calculus at the...
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Aerospace, Hoops Keep Navy's Kohnen with His Head in Clouds
When Alex Kohnen, rocket scientist-to-be, was sprouting in St. Louis, gazing at F-15s taking off at Lambert Field was among his favorites pastimes. Clippings from Smithsonian Air and Space magazine adorned his bedroom walls."I wanted to be an aerospace...
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Alabama Principal Suspended over Mixed-Dating Remarks
The high school principal whose students said he tried to ban interracial dates at their prom and told a mixed-race student she was a "mistake" was suspended Monday pending an investigation.ReVonda Bowen, whose mother is black and father is white, said...
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And Big Sister Will Be Watching
BISHOPS MUST look up to God. And when Justin F. Rigali settles in St. Louis as the new archbishop, he'll also be looking up to his big sister. The large windows in Sister Charlotte Rigali's law office overlook the bishop's parking place at the Chancery...
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Another Factory Here in Contico's Plans
GOING UP: Contico International Inc. plans another mega-factory in suburban St. Louis in conjunction with Sommer Allibert of Luxembourg. The European company's chairman will join His Royal Highness Henri, crown prince of Luxembourg, at a pouring April...
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Anti-Poverty Agency Stands by Antoine `We Do Not Find Any Conflicts' in His Role as Minority Contractor, Board Says
The Human Development Corp.'s executive board gave a vote of confidence Monday to Harold Antoine Sr., saying it saw no problem with Antoine's holding two other positions while he's being paid $113,000 a year to run the anti-poverty agency."We do not...
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Apple Power Firm Unveils Line of Fast Computers
Apple Computer Inc. introduced its PowerMacintosh Monday, calling it the fastest personal computer on the market.The machine was first seen here at a midday meeting at Washington University. There Sam Wood, an Apple engineer, showed that the PowerMacintosh...
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Archbishop's Installation in Two Parts Prayer Service and Mass Are Rigali's First Events
Archbishop Justin F. Rigali arrived in St. Louis Monday for his installation as the ninth head of the Archdiocese of St. Louis.He will preach to his new flock for the first time at a prayer service at 7 p.m. today at the St. Louis Cathedral, 4431 Lindell...
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Arts Festival Spanning St. Louis Area, State for More Support
MOsaics Missouri's Festival for the Arts has strong ties to St. Charles County and has reached out to draw support from the St. Louis area and the state.In 1991, artists from the area toyed with the idea of forming a regional promotion group to create...
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As Clever as They Wanna Be
Imagine how sadly circumscribed the world of comedy would be if the U.S. Supreme Court had ruled differently in the 2 Live Crew parody case. By turning Roy Orbison's well-known pretty woman into a bald-headed woman, a big hairy woman and a variety of...
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As Key Investor in Wellston's 2a Title, Albert's Stock Goes Up
The Wellston High girls basketball team hit the court Friday afternoon in Columbia with warm-up jerseys that read, "We're back."The message was alluring, but the motive was bigger."We wouldn't have been satisfied with second or third place," Wellston...
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Banks Rescue Euro Disney
Walt Disney Co. and key bankers wrapped up months of talks Monday and agreed to inject more than $1 billion into the money-losing Euro Disney theme park to rescue it from closure.Walt Disney is putting up 49 percent of the $1.05 billion package and the...
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B.B. King: Thrill Is Still There
ALTHOUGH for some royalty, a title may be an accident of birth, others retain their crown by sheer talent and hard work. A charter member of that second school, the "King of the Blues," guitarist/singer B.B. King, demonstrated why he remains the absolute...
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Bistate Region's Flood Risk `above Average,' Not All Wet
Victims of the Flood of '93, take heart: The chances for more flooding this spring are merely "above average" in Missouri and Illinois.The National Weather Service reported Monday that the potential for floods in the St. Louis region and elsewhere in...
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Blackhawks' Unbeaten Roll Ends in Quebec
Scott Young and Mats Sundin each had one goal and two assists as the Quebec Nordiques won 5-1 Monday, snapping the Chicago Blackhawks' unbeaten streak at six games.The Nordiques, who are 4-0-2 in their last six games, drew to six points behind the Philadelphia...
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Block Printing Competition Rewards Improvising Teacher, `Howling' Student
John Bauwens, an art teacher at Wentzville High School, and Ashley Jacquin, an art student there, have made a big imprint in a national competition on block printing.Bauwens won the grand prize among teachers for his multidisciplinary approach to block...
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Blues' `Win' Costs Them Janney
The Blues on Monday evened their record in the arbitration process that determines compensation for free agents in the National Hockey League."We're .500 now," general manager Ron Caron said. "We've gone in twice, and we're 1-1."The Blues proclaimed...
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Bogues Comes Up Big as Charlotte Tops Celtics in Ot
Muggsy Bogues made a key steal in the closing seconds of regulation, then scored four points in the final 40 seconds of overtime Monday to rally the Charlotte Hornets to a 107-101 National Basketball Association victory over the Boston Celtics.Dino Radja...
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Brewery Profits Hit by Recession Buying
Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc. profits declined last year for the first time since the strike of 1976, sales and earnings reports for the company show.Analysts say the weak market for beer in California and the Northeast, along with a consumer switch to inexpensive...
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Briefcase
ST. LOUIS BAKERIES Hazelwood Farms Buys Chicago Firm</P><P>Hazelwood Farms Bakeries Inc. of St. Louis announced Monday that it has purchased Delice de France Inc. of Chicago for an undisclosed sum.</P><P>Hazelwood said...
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Briefs
WORLD KENYA U.S. Attack Plane Crashes In Sea</P><P>A U.S. AC-130 plane assigned to American forces in Somalia crashed in the Indian Ocean off Kenya Monday, killing at least one member of the crew, the Pentagon said. Ten others were...
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Bringing the Message Tomorrow, St. Louis Will Have a New Archbishop in Justin F. Rigali
ST. LOUIS' new archbishop, Justin F. Rigali, has given up the discreet world of the Vatican for the Show-Me State of Missouri.Mild, unassuming and careful, Rigali has switched in midlife from a place in the shadow of Pope John Paul II to a place where...
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Business Notes
NEW IN TOWNDCH Computers has opened at 360 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters. It sells and services IBM-compatible systems. The business is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5...
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Christopher Asks Russia to Nudge Serbs on Peace
Secretary of State Warren Christopher urged his Russian counterpart Monday to use his influence to bring the Serbs into the peace agreement reached by Bosnian Croats and Muslims.At an airport meeting in Vladivostok, Christopher and Russian Foreign Minister...
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City Gets Fine, Deadline for Jail Plan
A federal judge is giving the city of St. Louis 4 1/2 months to come up with a plan to build more jail cells to relieve overcrowding.Senior U.S. District Judge Clyde S. Cahill also is allowing a temporary increase in prisoners at the City Workhouse....
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City Plans to Float Its Ideas for River Study Covers Riverside to Chouteau's Landing
After months of debate, city planners and their consultants have settled on a plan to expand the riverfront to accommodate gamblers and conventiongoers and add parks, a marina, an aquarium and other attractions.The plan, being made public today, will...
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Civic Group Asked to Study Msd Sewer District `Is Broken and Needs to Be Fixed'
St. Louis Mayor Freeman Bosley Jr. and County Executive George "Buzz" Westfall asked a civic group on Monday to find ways to solve problems at the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District.Bosley and Westfall met with three top officers of the group, Confluence...
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Clinton Laments China"s Refusal to Bend on Human Rights Issue
President Bill Clinton expressed disappointment Monday with weekend talks in Beijing between Secretary of State Warren M. Christopher and Chinese leaders that brought angry exchanges over human rights.Punctuating its resistance to U.S. pressure, China...
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Clinton Prods `Group of 7' to Focus on Jobs, People
President Bill Clinton challenged economic ministers from seven nations Monday to begin "a serious conversation about the economic well-being of ordinary people" as he convened a two-day international jobs conference in Detroit.Clinton called the conference...
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Clinton Zigs While Russia Zags
Boris Yeltsin is in a snit. He canceled a date with Richard Nixon in Moscow because the former president dared to visit the recently freed Alexander Rutskoi, as well as the Communist Party chief and a motley assortment of Russian politicians, reformers,...
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Coleman Helps Watson Get a Grip on New Pitch
Young Cardinals lefthander Allen Watson has had difficulty throwing anything with movement, some pitch to give a different slant to his fastball-changeup motif.That has caused pitching coach Joe Coleman to harken back to his own career.Coleman has helped...
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Contamination Site Cleanup near Howell Progressing
In an update on work at the Weldon Spring site, the Francis Howell School Board has been told that about 40 million gallons of contaminated water have been treated and more than 1,400 truckloads of waste have been removed from a quarry and put into safe...
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Council to Consider Ambulance Fee Hike at Meeting Tonight
A long-expected study on St. Charles' fire service may have done little to help council members to decide whether to raise the ambulance transportation fees.The council is expected to give final consideration tonight to a bill raising the fees to $175...
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Crisis on Ice: The Plot Never Slows for Blues
Monday was just another day in Blues Country, the ancestral home of crisis management.The Blues have their own twist on this art. They light the crisis themselves, then run around trying to manage it.Someday, local firefighters may torch their hair to...
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Decision No Solace for Shanahan Says Janney Feels like Booby Prize
On Feb. 7, 1992, Brett Hull's loss was Brendan Shanahan's gain.The Blues traded Hull's close friend and linemate, Adam Oates, to Boston for Stephane Quintal and Craig Janney, who became the close friend and linemate of Brendan ShanahanShannie and Janney,...
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Devils Fighting for Share of NY Spotlight
For most of the last 14 National Hockey League seasons, the New Jersey Devils have played third-fiddle to the Rangers and Islanders in the New York area.If the Devils keep playing like they have lately, that may change. A 4-0 victory Sunday over the...
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Fab Four Francis Howell Quartet Signs Letters of Intent to Compete in College
The Francis Howell High football team enjoyed a banner season last fall. The Vikings won the Gateway Athletic Conference championship at 6-1 and finished 8-2 overall.And the college coaches are taking notice. In a ceremony last Friday at Howell, Vikings...
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Fathers' Vital Role in Lives of Kids
Don E. Eberly is sitting at breakfast and explaining his loss of faith in "pro-family policy." He is unshakably pro-family, of course, and he has launched a new organization - The National Fatherhood Initiative - whose presumptuous goal is the restoration...
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Fired Worker Kills 3, Turns Gun on Self Two Employees Wounded at Company in California
A man who had been fired by an electronics company showed up with a gun Monday and killed three former co-workers before dying of a gunshot wound, apparently self-inflicted. Two other employees were wounded.Employees at Extron Electronics scrambled for...
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First Hit Makes Jordan Official `Average' Player
Michael Jordan had an infield single Monday night, ending a 0-for-14 start as a Chicago White Sox split squad beat the Minnesota Twins 9-5."I'm glad it's over and done with," Jordan said after teammates celebrated his first professional hit by showering...
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Flood Center Open, Funds Sign-Up Set
Flood survivors may begin applying for buyout money today at the Project Recovery office in the lower level of the Mark Twain Mall.The office is intended to be a one-stop center for flood survivors in need of financial or emotional assistance. It is...
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France Unwisely Snubs Germany on D-Day Observance
Editor's note: Because of a production problem, parts of William Pfaff's column were omitted in some editions Monday. The column is reprinted in its entirety.As Friedrich Schiller, the 18th century German poet, once wrote, "Even the Gods struggle vainly...
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Gradually Clearing the Flood Plain
Seven months after the worst days and nights of the Flood of '93, federal aid that will help eliminate the misery for many victims is on its way. St. Charles County, Missouri's hardest-hit, will get more than $13 million for buyouts and administrative...
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Hawks Outlast Vikings despite Loss to Central, Boehm Praises His Team
Francis Howell High boys basketball coach Gerry Boehm has never been prouder. And his team lost Saturday."If you lined the two teams against a wall, you never would've given us a chance," Boehm said of Hazelwood Central, the Vikings' opponent in the...
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Help Sought in Setting Conservation Priorities
What should Missouri's conservation priorities be for the rest of this decade? The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will ask Missourians for their thoughts on this subject as work continues on the agency's new, five-year strategic plan."Missourians...
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Illinois Democrats Leery of Surprise
Illinois Democrats decide today whether to nominate their first woman or first black for governor - or to defy public opinion polls that say the three other candidates cannot win.Top party officials are worried less about whether Dawn Clark Netsch or...
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Invitation to Nit Creates Hoop-La at Northwestern
The tradition of losing at Northwestern is so ingrained that beating Michigan on Saturday and then being invited to the National Invitation Tournament is like a trip to heaven."It's a huge boost for student morale," Jeremy Simon, a junior from Scotch...
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Israeli Crackdown Focuses on Hebron
The crackdown against Jewish extremists focused Monday on Hebron, site of the mosque massacre, with police seizing automatic weapons from Jews and briefly detaining a leading rabbi.Although the massacre shocked Israelis across the political spectrum,...
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It's Not a Dream - Warriors Really Are Bound for State
The St. Charles West Warriors are headed to Columbia."It's an exciting time for us," West boys basketball coach Terry Hollander said. "When the season starts, every team dreams of making it to the Final Four. We knew this team had a legitimate shot and...
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Judge Allows Complex to Cut Security Sheriff Concerned That Crime Will Increase in Area Where Boy, 9, Was Slain on Halloween
A housing complex that was the site of a killing last fall outside Warrenton has been given the green light to reduce the hours of its security force.Warren County Circuit Judge Keith Sutherland has told the owners of the Aapplebee housing complex that...
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Lawyer Gets Probation in Swindling Case
Harold Heitman, a former prosecutor who bilked the estates of two women and then disappeared for two years, was sentenced Monday to five years' probation.Prosecutors wanted him to serve five years in prison.Heitmann, 56, disappeared in April 1990, just...
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Lawyer Says Canucks Made a Tactical Error
The attorney who represented the Blues in the Petr Nedved compensation case said Monday that their opponents contributed to the Blues' victory.Gordon Ankney of Thompson & Mitchell in St. Louis, said the Vancouver Canucks' proposal and general manager...
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Linking Schoolwork, Job Skills Bill Would Boost U.S. Funding for Career-Training Programs
Third-graders who can see themselves using multiplication in a job someday. Seventh-grade teachers who know what math skills a future carpenter will need. High school students who get academic credit for their first real job.These are the results envisioned...
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Looking Different: Noble Nose Is Fashionably Correct
THE first thing I noticed in the ad for Pepe Jeans was not the jeans.It was the nose.Check it out. The ad is on page 106 of the March Vanity Fair.The male model has a noticeable nose. A big beezer. A serious schnoz. The sort of nose that gets you booted...
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Lupus Patient Wonders about Safety of Ditropan
Dear Dr. Donohue: After a couple of years of "urgency" and stopping at each restroom en route to a chore or event, I asked my doctor for something. He gave me Ditropan. It proved to be a miracle drug, enabling me to limit myself to one "pit stop" every...
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Madco Shows off Its Maturity
WHEN dancers' minds turn to choreography they need just the kind of program offered annually by Mid America Dance Company at the Center of Contemporary Arts. Called "Company Works," Saturday's concert showcased the growing maturing especially of MADCO...
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Man Kills 3, Then Himself, in California Gunman Apparently Chose His Victims at Random
A gunman opened fire in an electronics company Monday, killing three people and wounding two others before dying of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.Employees at Extron Electronics scrambled for safety as the man went on his rampage just after...
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Man Says Women Are Cause of Porn
Dear Ann Landers: I am really sick and tired of hearing feminist outcries against pornography. They claim it victimizes women and cheapens them. Well, I'll tell you something, Ann. If anyone is responsible for pornography, it is WOMEN. Let me explain.Men...
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Monsanto Herbicide Drives Up Stock $2 Unusual EPA Terms Tied to Weedkiller
Monsanto Co.'s stock rose $2 a share Monday, closing at $78.12 1/2, as Wall Street tried to evaluate the Environmental Protection Agency's approval of the company's newest herbicide.Many analysts said they hadn't yet formed an opinion on the importance...
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Morning Briefing Eye Openers
The what-could-they-be-thinking Blues squared their arbitration record at 1-1 Monday when GEORGE NICOLAU chose their offer of CRAIG JANNEY and a draft pick to compensate the Vancouver Canucks for the signing of PETR NEDVED.But what did the spinning-their-wheels...
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NATO Streamlines Pilot Orders Delay in Getting Attack Approved Allowed Serb Forces to Escape
NATO pilots expect to receive immediate attack orders the next time U.N. troops in Bosnia face a ground assault, Defense Secretary William Perry said Monday.The comments followed an incident over the weekend in which Serbian ground forces escaped after...
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NBC Will Repeat Special on `Ancient Prophecies'
WHO could have predicted it? Viewers went wild over NBC's "Ancient Prophecies" special, which looked at eerie predictions involving the year 2000. "Prophecies" ranked No. 20 in the Nielsen ratings and pulled in a 20 percent share of the audience even...
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Non-Market Forces Impede Trade Flow
The U.S.-Japan trade deficit was recorded at about $60 billion in 1993, which is the largest trade deficit between the two countries in recent history.From a historical perspective, the United States was the only country whose mainland was not destroyed...
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Obituaries
Roger Dean StanekRoger Dean Stanek, 48, of Hawk Point, died Sunday (March 13, 1994) in Troy. Cause of death has not yet been determined.He was employed as an assembler for Chrysler Corporation in Fenton. He was a member of the Hawk Point Athletic Association,...
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Parks Department Wins National Aquatics Award
The St. Charles City Parks and Recreation Department made a big splash in aquatics on the national level recently when the National Recreation and Park Association awarded the department its 1994 award for Excellence in Aquatics.The department was the...
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Phillies Make It 3 in a Row over Champion Blue Jays
Ricky Jordan and Mickey Morandini homered as Philadelphia beat Toronto 7-4 Monday in Clearwater, Fla.The win was the Phillies' third in a row over the World Series-champion Blue Jays this spring.Cubs 4, Brewers 3: Mark Grace, playing first base for...
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Put It on the P.A
Four students at Wentzville High School have been selected as finalists for National Merit Scholarships. The four, Janet Herzberg, Laura Hoover, Jeff Johannsmeyer and Brian Little, are among 14,000 students who will be considered for 6,500 scholarships.Four...
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Reports Urge Help on Water
Thousands of small communities are financially unable to meet federal drinking water requirements and need help finding cheaper ways to make their water safe to drink, a congressional report said Monday.And an environmental group said that the nation's...
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Sanctions Would Undermine Free Trade
With Japanese and U.S. government telecommunication trade tensions at a recent high, the Clinton administration reviewed a series of retaliation options. These options ranged from a tenfold increase of the tariffs on minivans to instituting an antitrust...
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Scrutiny Called Painful for Mrs. Clinton
ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON, as the first wave of White House officials appeared before a federal grand jury, Hillary Rodham Clinton telephoned a senior White House official to relate her concern."She just wanted to know how her girls did today," the official...
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Shipping Overhaul Sought New Subsidy System Urged for U.S. Fleet
Transportation Secretary Federico Pena proposes a 10-year plan to preserve a small U.S.-flag merchant fleet, with the $1 billion cost to be paid entirely through increased taxes on all ships entering U.S. ports.The plan would replace current operating...
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Sports Shorts
Agassi Beats Becker Seventh Time In Row</P><P>Andre Agassi beat Boris Becker for the seventh consecutive time Monday, posting a 6-2, 7-5 triumph in the third round of the Lipton Championships in Key Biscayne, Fla.</P><P>The...
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Spotlight
Michelle Bloms, 17 Junior, Francis Howell NorthBeing chosen to represent Francis Howell North High School at Girls State this June is only one of many accomplishments for Michelle Bloms this year.Michelle also works on the yearbook, belongs to the National...
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Spurning Second Fiddle, Jordan Hums
Brian Jordan was nearly everywhere Monday when he:doubled off the center-field wall.tripled to right center.stole third base.escaped a rundown between third and home.With everything he did, he made a statement to Cardinals manager Joe Torre.After the...
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Stewart Prefers His Young Men Not Go West
Sure, University of Missouri basketball coach Norm Stewart would rather his top-seeded Tigers had been assigned to the NCAA Tournament's neighborly Midwest Regional than the remote West."But I do not recall ever seeing them change these brackets once...
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St. Peters Forming Softball Leagues
The city of St. Peters is forming softball leagues for men's, women's and coed teams.Team registration is being accepted at the St. Peters City Hall for participants 18 or older. The 12-game leagues cost $270 per team, with a $30 refundable deposit....
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Study Cuts Columbus Some Slack on Tb
Discovery of tuberculosis in the body of a 1,000-year-old woman in Peru gives strong evidence that the disease was in the Western Hemisphere before Columbus and not a plague brought by Europeans. Thousands of American Indians died of the disease.A University...
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Suspect Led Double Life, Police Say
Henry Louis Wallace was as popular in his working-class community in east Charlotte as the 10 women he is accused of strangling.Neighbors said he was charming and attractive, he usually had a job and he counted dozens of women as friends and girlfriends.But...
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Sweet Charlotte Carolina's in the Right Place for an NCAA Title Quest
All things considered, North Carolina deserved its No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Tar Heels were judged one of the nation's top four teams by the NCAA selection committee, which envisions the ideal scenario: the Heels advancing smoothly from...
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Tackling Taxes as Deadline Looms, You Might as Well Get Started
On the personal finance playground, doing your income taxes is like skinning your knee.You'll recover, but it's not much fun.That may explain why two-thirds of taxpayers have not yet filed tax returns, even though most of them will get refunds."People...
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The Food Allergy Network Provides a Feast of Information for Families
Dear Abby: I am writing in response to the letter about the young boy who died from an allergic reaction to peanuts in a cookie he was served at a birthday party. Thank you for increasing public awareness to the potential danger of giving food to children...
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The Myths of Cost Sharing
In the debate over health-care reforms, Republicans and conservative Democrats have made costsharing a major issue. These lawmakers argue that making consumers pay more of their own medical expenses would encourage them to cut health-related spending...
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The Shape of Things to Come: Children Sculpting Festival Athletes
Young hands at M. Gene Henderson School in St. Peters and Wentzville Elementary East School press, squash, roll, smooth and shape the gooey gray matter. Busy fingers make such things as swimmers, gymnasts and cyclist from blocks of earth.In the end,...
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Troy Takes Free (Throw) Ride into Final Four Lenk Sinks 2 from Line at 0:07, Lifting Trojanettes
If Lisa Lenk was nervous, she did a great job of hiding it.Lenk, a junior point guard from Buchanan High of Troy, connected on a pair of free throws with seven seconds to play Saturday, lifting the Trojanettes past Incarnate Word Academy 40-38 in the...
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Virtual Reality Bills' NCAA Experience Mostly Out-of-Body
All of St. Louis University's basketball players have seen the NCAA Tournament - on television. Only H Waldman has lived it.He played with Nevada-Las Vegas when the Runnin' Rebels reached the Final Four in 1991. He offers this postseason tournament observation...
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Volunteers Keep Troubled Families from Free Falling
ON AN ICY DAY in January 1991, police found a newborn girl abandoned in a gym bag in Forest Park. The young mother, who had other children at home, was soon found and arrested.In 1992, two sisters, 8 and 9, showed up at school with nasty bruises. Their...
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Ways for Retirees to Cut Payment
In 1994, the maximum percentage of Social Security benefits that can be taxed rises to 85 percent from 50 percent.The IRS considers your adjusted gross income, tax-exempt income and half of your Social Security benefits.If the total of those three figures...
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Wheeler Rolls Back into Illinois Lineup for NCAA Tourney
T.J. Wheeler will be back in the starting lineup for Illinois on Friday when it meets Georgetown in Oklahoma City in a first-round game of the NCAA Tournament.Coach Lou Henson said he didn't think that last week's incident would have any adverse effect...
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Whitewater's Turbulence Spreads Hubbell Resigns, Cites Inquiry's Distractions
Associate Attorney General Webster Hubbell resigned Monday, saying distractions from an investigation at his former law firm "will interfere with my service to the country."Hubbell, a longtime friend of President Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton,...
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Whitewater's Turbulence Spreads Rose Law Firm's Bills Questioned
The Rose Law Firm in Arkansas appears to have been paid twice by the government for the same $30,000 work in a savings and loan case now embroiled in the Whitewater controversy, a federal official who has reviewed the billing records said Monday.Webster...
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Who Was Paid What and When?
The latest campaign-spending report filed by Comptroller Virvus Jones says that more than $62,000 was paid to political workers, but the document provides few details. Mr. Jones and his campaign committee certainly are aware that Missouri election law...
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Who Will Fight Good Fight Now?
BLACK WOMEN in this country have a reputation for being strong, dating back at least to the days of slavery, when many of them had to fend for their families after their husbands had been taken away, beaten or sold to others.Yet Marian Oldham displayed...
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Wu Visit Closed to Public but Television Will Show Her Speech on Health Care and Insurance
UNLESS YOU'RE connected to Washington University or the St. Louis Altenheim Retirement Center, your best chance of seeing Hillary Rodham Clinton today is on television.Mrs. Clinton, wife of President Bill Clinton, is visiting St. Louis today to promote...
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