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Articles from April 16, 2017

1929 Holly Hills Home Is Brimming with Original Details
In 2008, Jerry Steinkuehler and Todd Knickerbocker became second-time residents of the Holly Hills neighborhood of south St. Louis, though they never intended to. After originally buying a home in the area in 1997, the couple relocated to Chicago in...
Advocates Worry That Patients Will Fall through Cracks during Medicaid Managed Care Rollout in Missouri
On May 1, 250,000 additional Medicaid recipients in Missouri will be enrolled in a managed care system, and advocates and health policy experts say they are worried that not enough has been done to make them aware of the changes.Patients could fall through...
After 16 Years, Outgoing St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay Reflects
ST. LOUIS * A decade and a half before Donald Trump rode a similar slogan to the White House, Francis Slay vowed to "make St. Louis a great city again."It was Slay's original campaign promise in his first run for mayor, in the 2001 election. He was president...
Aisha Sultan: 'Lunch Shaming' Should Shame Us All
There's a group of people I never knew existed in our schools adults who believe it's OK to humiliate a hungry child who doesn't have money for lunch.These people came to public attention last week when New Mexico had to pass a law specifically banning...
Ankiel's Own Account of When His Arm Went Wild
Former Cardinals player Rick Ankiel has subtitled "The Phenomenon," his autobiography (written with baseball scribe Tim Brown), "Pressure, the Yips, and the Pitch That Changed My Life."Cardinals fans remember that pitch all too vividly.The young Ankiel...
Anti-Trump Sentiment, Ad Blitz Motivate Georgia Voters
MARIETTA, Ga. * Republicans in Georgia's conservative 6th district don't agree which of their party's 11 candidates should represent the area in Congress. They're united on one thing: It shouldn't be the Democrat trying for a massive upset fueled by...
April the Giraffe in NY Has Calf before 1.2 Million Online
HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. * And baby makes glee.Before an online audience of more than a million viewers, April the giraffe gave birth to a male calf Saturday at a New York zoo, ending weeks of proverbial pacing by animal lovers in a virtual worldwide waiting...
Ashford Lights Up Collier Meet with Scintillating Stretch Run
KIRKWOOD * Jayson Ashford will lay down anywhere.On the hot, plastic grass. On the track after a race. If there's space to crash and burn count Ashford in.The one place he won't lie down?When it's a competition.A senior sprinter for the St. Louis U....
Ashford Lights Up Collier Meet with Scintillating Stretch Run
KIRKWOOD * Jayson Ashford will lay down anywhere.On the hot, plastic grass. On the track after a race. If there's space to crash and burn count Ashford in.The one place he won't lie down?When it's a competition.A senior sprinter for the St. Louis U....
Blues Playing Shut-Down Hockey So Far vs. Wild
The Blues' suffocation of the Minnesota Wild offense began before Game 1 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series and there is a direct correlation to the date.It started on March 7, Mike Yeo's first game against the club that fired him. He had...
Blues Playing Shut-Down Hockey So Far vs. Wild
The Blues' suffocation of the Minnesota Wild offense began before Game 1 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series and there is a direct correlation to the date.It started on March 7, Mike Yeo's first game against the club that fired him. He had...
Brother vs. Brother in Brilliant 'Fargo' Season 3
The road back to "Fargo" leads through East Berlin, 1988. A terrified man is called before a uniformed officer who insists that he is someone else, someone guilty of a horrible crime.To the man's protests, the officer responds that "this is a problem....
Cardinals Notes: Wainwright Changes Positioning on Mound
NEW YORK * Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright heard from a friend how, shortly after the righthander's most recent start, Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez took to Twitter to write, how Wainwright "is going to reinvent himself and get people out. I...
Cardinals Notes: Wainwright Changes Positioning on Mound
NEW YORK * Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright heard from a friend how, shortly after the righthander's most recent start, Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez took to Twitter to write, how Wainwright "is going to reinvent himself and get people out. I...
Cards Suffer Wild, Wacky Loss to Yankees
NEW YORK * With his sinker misbehaving, his walks and strikeouts mounting, his pitch count inflating and his manager still sticking with him, Cardinals starter Carlos Martinez might never have another game as weird or maddening as Saturday's.His team...
Cards Suffer Wild, Wacky Loss to Yankees
NEW YORK * With his sinker misbehaving, his walks and strikeouts mounting, his pitch count inflating and his manager still sticking with him, Cardinals starter Carlos Martinez might never have another game as weird or maddening as Saturday's.His team...
Chesterfield Mobile Home Residents Might Have to Move as Apartment Developers Eye Suburb
The only mobile home park in Chesterfield seems out of place. Since it was built 50 years ago, glass-and-steel corporate headquarters and upscale subdivisions have slowly surrounded it.In a suburb that means big homes, new shopping centers and shiny...
Classic Empire Wraps Up Bid to Kentucky Derby
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. * Two-year-old champion Classic Empire recovered from a poor performance his last time out and locked up a Kentucky Derby bid Saturday with a come-from-well-behind win in the $1 million Arkansas Derby, at Oaklawn Park."He just has so...
Classic Empire Wraps Up Bid to Kentucky Derby
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. * Two-year-old champion Classic Empire recovered from a poor performance his last time out and locked up a Kentucky Derby bid Saturday with a come-from-well-behind win in the $1 million Arkansas Derby, at Oaklawn Park."He just has so...
Community Events
SundayFamily Sundays: Degas Days * Explore the sensational works of Edgar Degas and the French Impressionists. Visit the museum's galleries to view innovative artwork by Impressionist painters and experiment with movement, color and composition to create...
Deaths Elsewhere
Clifton James * The actor, best known for his indelible portrayal of a Southern sheriff in two James Bond movies but who was most proud of his work on the stage, has died. He was 96.His daughter Lynn James said he died Saturday (April 15, 2017) at another...
Digest: McKendree Women Win NCAA Bowling Title
McKendree women win NCAA bowling titleThe McKendree University women were strong out of the gate as they earned the NCAA national championship in bowling with a 4-0 sweep of Nebraska on Saturday in Baton Rouge, La. The Bearcats won 182-169 in the first...
Digest: McKendree Women Win NCAA Bowling Title
McKendree women win NCAA bowling titleThe McKendree University women were strong out of the gate as they earned the NCAA national championship in bowling with a 4-0 sweep of Nebraska on Saturday in Baton Rouge, La. The Bearcats won 182-169 in the first...
Dufner Takes One-Shot Lead; Two Eagles in Third Round for 65 at Harbour Town
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. * Jason Dufner took more than a solid showing away from the Masters last week. He took inspiration from winner Sergio Garcia.Dufner finished 33rd in the year's first major, things getting away from him late in the final round...
Dunlap, Delores M. (Nee Recker) Age 89
Dunlap, Delores M. (nee Recker) age 89, Friday April 7, 2017. Beloved wife of the late David L. Dunlap, Sr. for 70 years. Dear mother of David Dunlap, Jr. (Ramona), the late Donald Dunlap, Douglas Dunlap (Donna La Beau), and Doreen Brueckmann (Jerry);...
Editorial: Assessing Slay. the City's Longest Serving Mayor Hangs 'Em Up
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay will leave office Monday as the city's longest serving mayor and, all things considered, one of its best. Swimming against economic tides, he helped keep the city's head above water and managed some positive change in a town...
Editorial: Missouri Taxpayers in Debt for $1 Billion from Unaccountable Tax Districts
Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway was too polite to label Missouri's 205 Transportation Development Districts what many of them are: boondoggles. But she wasn't far off when she labeled as "outrageous" some of her office's findings in an audit of the...
Even in Easy Wins, Congressional Incumbents Spend Big Money
WASHINGTON * Few faced much opposition. All spent heavily on their way to re-election.On baseball tickets and sports arena suites. On salaries for family members. On posh Maine resorts and expensive D.C. steakhouses. On big ad campaigns, and message-shapers...
Fado, Sardines and the Age of Exploration: A Visit to Lisbon
LISBON, Portugal * Have you ever heard a song so tender and soulful it brought you to tears, even though you couldn't understand a word?That's how I feel about fado, a Portuguese folk music tradition that blends the drama and rhythm of flamenco with...
'Fallout' Takes Detective V.I. Warshawski out of Chicago
In "Fallout," Sara Paretsky's latest V.I. Warshawski detective novel, Warshawski steps out of the familiar neighborhoods of Chicago and heads to Kansas.She's seeking August Veriden, a would-be filmmaker who pays the bills working as a personal trainer....
Family Comes Back to Life in an Irish Memory Play
Brian Friel's "Dancing at Lughnasa," which closes Mustard Seed Theatre's 10th season, is a memory play a play in which Michael (Jim Butz) recalls his childhood in rural Ireland in a houseful of women.Like another well-known memory play, Tennessee Williams'...
Famous Traveler Heat-Moon Should Give Some Gas to First Novel [Corrected 04/21/17]
CORRECTION: FICTION - BOOKSReaders who have long delighted in accompanying travel writer William Least Heat-Moon on his rambles in such books as "Blue Highways," "PrairyErth" and "Roads to Quoz" may find themselves becoming increasingly restless as...
Fruend, Carol A. of Ladue
Fruend, Carol A. of Ladue, Missouri, was born January 10, 1940, in Saint Louis, Missouri, to James and Ruth (nee Sieving) McClanahan, and entered into rest, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at her residence in St. Louis, Missouri, at the age of 77 years, 3...
Golf Roundup
Kerr wins in Hawaii with final-round 66Cristie Kerr won the LPGA Lotte Championship on Saturday for her 19th tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a three-stroke victory in Kapolei, Hawaii.The 39-year-old Kerr broke the tournament record at 20-under...
GOP Lawmaker Is Treated as the Villain in a Class Play
HOOD RIVER, Ore. * In the auditorium of his old middle school just blocks from where he still lives, the congressman who is a lead author of the stalled House Republican health care bill was treated like the villain in a class play.It didn't matter that...
Hochman: Blues Need to Show That Killer Instinct
The Army quote.It remains part of the lexicon of Blues fans and part of the complexion of being a Blues fan.And Doug Armstrong's quote from 2014 has never been more relevant, as the Blues return to St. Louis up 2-0, heading into Sunday's Game 3."We...
Hochman: Blues Need to Show That Killer Instinct
The Army quote.It remains part of the lexicon of Blues fans and part of the complexion of being a Blues fan.And Doug Armstrong's quote from 2014 has never been more relevant, as the Blues return to St. Louis up 2-0, heading into Sunday's Game 3."We...
Howling Wind. Icy Hills. Tough Trek to Gauge California Snow
INDEPENDENCE, CALIF. * Snow surveyors were trudging up the side of a mountain on skis to measure California's massive snowpack when a late blast of winter stopped them in their tracks.Howling gales warned to brace for impact, but gusts sill bowled several...
Hummel: La Russa, Jocketty Still Finding Success
Both Tony La Russa and Walt Jocketty, who were together here for 12 years as Cardinals manager and general manager and were the architects of the 2006 World Series champions, stepped aside into subordinate front office roles before this season at Arizona...
Hummel: La Russa, Jocketty Still Finding Success
Both Tony La Russa and Walt Jocketty, who were together here for 12 years as Cardinals manager and general manager and were the architects of the 2006 World Series champions, stepped aside into subordinate front office roles before this season at Arizona...
Iraqis Haunted by War Overwhelm Mental Health Facilities
KHAZER, Iraq * Six-year-old Mustafa suffers nightmares, cries at the sound of airplanes and occasionally wets himself, symptoms that worsened last year when an explosion in Mosul killed his cousin and wounded his father before his eyes.He was a young...
Joplin's Post-Tornado TIF Faces Whirlwind of Criticism
Joplin, Mo., had an open-and-shut case for blight after the killer tornado of 2011 destroyed or damaged 7,500 homes.Under Missouri law, blight makes a property eligible for tax-increment financing, a popular development subsidy. The other requirement...
Kirkwood Student Wins a Princeton Prize for Her Work on Race Relations in the School
Khalea Edwards, a senior at Kirkwood High School, has vivid memories of her early childhood that set her on a course that's now gained her award-winning attention from Princeton University.When she was 5, she remembers being in the back seat of a car...
Kissel, Dorothy Ann (Nee Westhoff) Mom Was Born in Old Monroe
Kissel, Dorothy Ann (nee Westhoff) Mom was born in Old Monroe, Mo on August 27, 1919 and passed away April 7, 2017 in her home in St Louis surrounded by her family. Mom was the youngest of the six children of Johanna (Jane) and Bernard Westhoff. Her...
Koenig, Nancy J. 93
Koenig, Nancy J.93, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 in Kansas City, MO. Formerly Florissant, MO, 58 years. Retired elementary music teacher. Tireless volunteer advocate for persons with disabilities, particularly...
Law & Order
Brentwood MetroLink scene clearedNo explosives were found in an investigation Saturday night into a suspicious package at the Brentwood MetroLink station.A bomb and arson squad from the St. Louis County Police Department was called in to investigate...
Made in St. Louis: Designer Safety Gates
FUSION GATESDesigner * Donna PotterAge * 54Hometown * EdwardsvilleFamily * Four kids: Cam, 18; Holden, 17; Anna, 14; Chloe, 14; husband, Jim; two dogs, Buster and DexterWhat she makes * Designer safety gates with interchangeable art screens. Prices currently...
McClellan: 'I Don't like People Who ... !'
I once wrote that everybody should be required to write an autobiography. All such books would be available in a central library. If you met somebody, you could read his or her book. More importantly, you could read the autobiographies of people who...
McMurtry's Confidence Soars on Way to All-Around Title
Mentally, Alex McMurtry's road to becoming the NCAA women's gymnastics individual champion was difficult. She'll say so herself.This season was the first time the Florida junior competed all-around, participating in every event the vault, uneven parallel...
McMurtry's Confidence Soars on Way to All-Around Title
Mentally, Alex McMurtry's road to becoming the NCAA women's gymnastics individual champion was difficult. She'll say so herself.This season was the first time the Florida junior competed all-around, participating in every event the vault, uneven parallel...
Messenger: State Workers Failed to Disclose Their Connection to Company They Regulated
In August 2016, Col. Bret Johnson wrote three letters that tell a story.One went to Brian Heath, the chief executive of Drivewyze. Johnson, the superintendent of the Missouri Highway Patrol, was letting Heath know that the state had canceled a pilot...
Mizzou Offense Sets High Standards for 2017
COLUMBIA, MO. * The official statistics show that Missouri's football team led the Southeastern Conference in total offense last season, with a league-best 500.5 yards per game an average that ranked No. 13 nationally.But the Tigers know those numbers...
Mizzou Offense Sets High Standards for 2017
COLUMBIA, MO. * The official statistics show that Missouri's football team led the Southeastern Conference in total offense last season, with a league-best 500.5 yards per game an average that ranked No. 13 nationally.But the Tigers know those numbers...
Mizzou's Brandon Makes Strong First Impression
COLUMBIA, MO. * Offensive guard Kevin Pendleton absorbed his share of blows with Missouri's newest defensive lineman this spring. By the fall, he'll appreciate seeing opponents on the other end of those collisions. In Saturday's Black and Gold game,...
Mizzou's Brandon Makes Strong First Impression
COLUMBIA, MO. * Offensive guard Kevin Pendleton absorbed his share of blows with Missouri's newest defensive lineman this spring. By the fall, he'll appreciate seeing opponents on the other end of those collisions. In Saturday's Black and Gold game,...
MLB Notes: Finnegan Joins List of Injured Reds Pitchers
Reds lose another pitcherThe Cincinnati Reds already have three starting pitchers on the disabled list, and another might be joining them. Brandon Finnegan left after one inning on Saturday, against Milwaukee, because of shoulder soreness."He felt it...
MLB Notes: Finnegan Joins List of Injured Reds Pitchers
Reds lose another pitcherThe Cincinnati Reds already have three starting pitchers on the disabled list, and another might be joining them. Brandon Finnegan left after one inning on Saturday, against Milwaukee, because of shoulder soreness."He felt it...
MLB Roundup: McCutchen Helps Pirates Beat Cubs
McCutchen's homer helps Bucs trip CubsAndrew McCutchen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in a five-run seventh inning Saturday that led Pittsburgh over Chicago 8-7. The visiting Pirates have won two in a row against the Cubs after going 4-14 against them...
MLB Roundup: McCutchen Helps Pirates Beat Cubs
McCutchen's homer helps Bucs trip CubsAndrew McCutchen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in a five-run seventh inning Saturday that led Pittsburgh over Chicago 8-7. The visiting Pirates have won two in a row against the Cubs after going 4-14 against them...
Mound City Money
From David Nicklaus' blog about St. Louis business. STLtoday.com/moundcitymoneyReinsurance Group CEO earns $10.4 million in final year * A. Greig Woodring earned $10.4 million in his last year as chief executive at Reinsurance Group of America, the company...
Nation Briefs
Perry orders study of power grid policiesEnergy Secretary Rick Perry has ordered 60-day study of the U.S. power grid, which will examine whether policies that favor wind and solar energy are accelerating the retirement of coal and nuclear plants.President...
NBA: Cavs Hold off Pacers in Playoff Opener
Their regular-season issues followed the Cavaliers into the playoffs.They didn't win their postseason opener as much as survive it.LeBron James scored 32 points and the defending champions, looking to flip the switch after a shaky regular season, began...
NBA: Cavs Hold off Pacers in Playoff Opener
Their regular-season issues followed the Cavaliers into the playoffs.They didn't win their postseason opener as much as survive it.LeBron James scored 32 points and the defending champions, looking to flip the switch after a shaky regular season, began...
NCAA Gymnasts Return to St. Louis in 2018
This year's NCAA women's gymnastics championships were successful, and the city is bringing them back in 2018.Over the course of the first day's two sessions, attendance at Chaifetz Arena totaled 10,734. Frank Viverito, president of the St. Louis Sports...
NCAA Gymnasts Return to St. Louis in 2018
This year's NCAA women's gymnastics championships were successful, and the city is bringing them back in 2018.Over the course of the first day's two sessions, attendance at Chaifetz Arena totaled 10,734. Frank Viverito, president of the St. Louis Sports...
NFL Notebook
Former TE Heap accidentally runs over daughter with truckCondolences poured in for retired NFL player Todd Heap and his family on Saturday, a day after police say the former Pro Bowl tight end accidentally ran over his 3-year-old daughter with a truck,...
NHL: Predators Get 2-0 Lead on Blackhawks
Pekka Rinne was great again. Ryan Johansen had a big night, and Nashville got a lift from a couple of unlikely scorers.The Predators are singing a sweet tune on their way home to Music City, threatening to play the Chicago Blackhawks right out of the...
NHL: Predators Get 2-0 Lead on Blackhawks
Pekka Rinne was great again. Ryan Johansen had a big night, and Nashville got a lift from a couple of unlikely scorers.The Predators are singing a sweet tune on their way home to Music City, threatening to play the Chicago Blackhawks right out of the...
Ortiz: Two Weeks into Season, Where's That Defense?
John Mozeliak and Mike Matheny talked about improving the defense and athleticism so much this offseason, you almost thought it was part of the Cardinals' 2017 marketing slogan.Two weeks into the season, though, the Cardinals appear eerily similar to...
Ortiz: Two Weeks into Season, Where's That Defense?
John Mozeliak and Mike Matheny talked about improving the defense and athleticism so much this offseason, you almost thought it was part of the Cardinals' 2017 marketing slogan.Two weeks into the season, though, the Cardinals appear eerily similar to...
Over 100 Killed during Syria's Troubled Population Transfer
BEIRUT * A stalled population transfer resumed Saturday after a deadly explosion killed at least 100, including children, government supporters and opposition fighters, at an evacuation point adding new urgency to the widely criticized operation.The...
People: Alex Gibney Doc 'No Stone Unturned' Pulled from Tribeca
'No Stone,' and no preview: Tribeca pulls documentaryJust a week before its scheduled Tribeca Film Festival premiere, producers of Alex Gibney's "No Stone Unturned" pulled the documentary about the 1994 murder of six men in Northern Ireland from the...
Pets of the Week: Two Cats and a Bulldog Are Available for Adoption
Pioneer is an adorable 8-month-old red tabby domestic shorthair cat with a fun-loving personality. This sweet boy loves to play and roll around on his back. Pioneer is very affectionate and likes to be petted and scratched. He will just purr all day...
Pope Denounces Corruption, Injustices That 'Crucify' Dignity
VATICAN CITY * Pope Francis denounced on Saturday how migrants, the poor and marginalized have their "human dignity crucified" every day through injustice and corruption, and he urged the faithful in an Easter Vigil message to keep hope alive for a better...
Q&A: A Conversation with Globetrotting Conductor John Storgrds
Finnish conductor John Storgrds makes his third appearance with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra next weekend.In 2014 he made his local debut with a revelatory reading of Sibelius; a year later he returned with a remarkable rendition of Danish composer...
Sanford, Other Young Blues Are Stepping Up
In the hours leading up to his first NHL playoff game on Friday, Blues forward Zach Sanford was feeling a little nervous, so he did what young players have done for years: Turned to someone with more experience.In this case, Sanford turned to Ivan Barbashev,...
Sanford, Other Young Blues Are Stepping Up
In the hours leading up to his first NHL playoff game on Friday, Blues forward Zach Sanford was feeling a little nervous, so he did what young players have done for years: Turned to someone with more experience.In this case, Sanford turned to Ivan Barbashev,...
Shake 38 Boosts Its Dramatic Menu with Actual Food
Chef Ben Grupe of Elaia dreamed up a dish of porchetta, braised artichokes, lentils and bitter greens all inspired by "Julius Caesar."Bill Cardwell of Cardwell's on the Plaza includes a favorite romantic fruit in his "Romeo and Juliet" salad of compressed...
Sound Off
GOOD THING PISCOTTY IS RIGHTHANDEDWhen Stephen Piscotty was drilled in the head by a throw to home plate in the game on April 4, he escaped severe injury thanks to the ear flap of his batting helmet. Since these helmets are designed primarily to protect...
Sound Off
GOOD THING PISCOTTY IS RIGHTHANDEDWhen Stephen Piscotty was drilled in the head by a throw to home plate in the game on April 4, he escaped severe injury thanks to the ear flap of his batting helmet. Since these helmets are designed primarily to protect...
Start Seed-Grown Columbine Indoors
Q * I'd like to know if this is a good time to plant columbine seeds, and if I do plant them will they bloom for me this summer?A * By all means, plant the seeds by scattering them on the surface of lightly scuffed soil in the area where you'd like for...
St. Louis High School Students Ride Home from Clayton on New Bicycles
CLAYTON * Eleven St. Louis high school students pedaled away from Karen Kalish's Clayton home Saturday on their new bicycles for some, it was the first bike they had ever owned.Kalish will chalk it up to luck and the power of community, and she isn't...
St. Louis, the 13th Century French King, Gets a Bath
The bronze Apotheosis of St. Louis has loomed untouchable over the masses at Art Hill for more than a century now, but even kings and saints need a good scrubbing once in a while.The mounted King Louis IX, namesake of the city, is in the midst of a cleaning...
St. Louis, You May Be Recycling Wrong. Here's What to Do about It
If you never recycle, we need to talk.And if you're recycling the same way you did 10 years ago, don't get too smug.The well-intentioned and overzealous are often just as problematic as the indifferent.If you're the person who looks at every object with...
Sunday's Sports on the Air
AUTO RACING6 a.m. FIA World Endurance Championship, Silverstone, FS18 a.m. FIA World Endurance Championship, Silverstone, FS29:30 a.m. Formula One: Bahrain Grand Prix, CNBCBASEBALL12:05 p.m. College: Kentucky vs. Missouri, SEC Network12:30 p.m. Rays...
Sunday's Sports on the Air
AUTO RACING6 a.m. FIA World Endurance Championship, Silverstone, FS18 a.m. FIA World Endurance Championship, Silverstone, FS29:30 a.m. Formula One: Bahrain Grand Prix, CNBCBASEBALL12:05 p.m. College: Kentucky vs. Missouri, SEC Network12:30 p.m. Rays...
(Sun) GOLF Hed
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. * Jason Dufner took more than a solid showing away from the Masters last week. He took inspiration from winner Sergio Garcia.Dufner finished 33rd in the year's first major, things getting away from him late in the final round...
(Sun) NFLNO Hed (Copy)
Former TE Heap accidentally runs over daughter with truckCondolences poured in for retired NFL player Todd Heap and his family on Saturday, a day after police say the former Pro Bowl tight end accidentally ran over his 3-year-old daughter with a truck,...
(Sun) S1GOLF Hed
Kerr wins in Hawaii with final-round 66Cristie Kerr won the LPGA Lotte Championship on Saturday for her 19th tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a three-stroke victory in Kapolei, Hawaii.The 39-year-old Kerr broke the tournament record at 20-under...
Tax Day Demonstrators Demand That Trump Release Tax Returns
CHICAGO * Protesters took to the streets in dozens of cities nationwide Saturday to call on President Donald Trump to release his tax returns, saying Americans deserve to know about his business ties and potential conflicts of interest.Organizers said...
Timeline; the Slay Years
March 18, 1955: Born; graduates from St. Mary's High School in 1973.December 1985: Wins a special election and becomes the 23rd Ward alderman.March 1995: Wins Democratic primary for aldermanic president; faces no opposition in the April general election.September...
Troubling Bill Would Cripple Missouri Human Rights Act
In the coming days, the Republican-controlled Missouri House of Representatives is expected to debate legislation to cripple the Missouri Human Rights Act, making it significantly more difficult for victims of illegal discrimination to hold wrongdoers...
Vianney Volleyball
ST. PETERS * Vianney senior Alex Pappas thought long and hard.And the 6-foot-5 middle blocker could not find even the smallest miscue in the Golden Griffins' second-set performance on Saturday in a 25-22, 25-13 win over Francis Howell Central in the...
Vianney Volleyball
ST. PETERS * Vianney senior Alex Pappas thought long and hard.And the 6-foot-5 middle blocker could not find even the smallest miscue in the Golden Griffins' second-set performance on Saturday in a 25-22, 25-13 win over Francis Howell Central in the...
Wild, Boudreau Won't Panic at Being Down 2-0
Minnesota Wild coach Bruce Boudreau has been here before.The Blues' 2-0 lead in Western Conference quarterfinals, in which they've won both games at Xcel Energy Center, marks the third time the past 10 seasons that Boudreau's team has lost the first...
Wild, Boudreau Won't Panic at Being Down 2-0
Minnesota Wild coach Bruce Boudreau has been here before.The Blues' 2-0 lead in Western Conference quarterfinals, in which they've won both games at Xcel Energy Center, marks the third time the past 10 seasons that Boudreau's team has lost the first...
World Briefs
Spring brings new waves of refugeesItalian rescue ships have plucked some 2,000 migrants from unseaworthy smugglers' boats off the coast of Libya, with hundreds of them arriving Saturday in southern Italian ports.One rescue ship brought 504 migrants...
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