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2014-07-01 23:12:57

Amerinet Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization based in St. Louis, Mo., is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of The St.

2011-05-27 12:17:00

ST. LOUIS, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has released its new book, Brew in the Lou: St. Louis' Beer Culture - Past, Present and Future.

2011-02-28 15:36:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has launched a new free iPad news application. "Our goal is to give readers and viewers news when they want it, where they want it, and how they want it," said St. Louis Post-Dispatch Editor Arnie Robbins.

2009-10-04 10:44:12

A weekend performance by pop singer Miley Cyrus at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis has been postponed due to illness, organizers say. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch said Sunday night's performance by the Hannah Montana star was postponed until Oct.

2009-09-28 10:58:53

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says the shovelnose sturgeon should receive protection as a threatened species in certain areas because of its appearance. The St.

2009-09-05 12:38:39

Sports broadcaster Robert G. Buddy Blattner, who once covered the St. Louis Hawks of the NBA, has died in Chesterfield, Mo., at the age of 89. The St.

2009-08-08 16:24:40

A concert at Six Flags St. Louis was canceled Saturday after the performing group's tour bus was involved in a car crash, a St. Louis newspaper reported. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported a tour bus carrying the Christian rock band MercyMe was struck by a car in Fort Wayne, Ind., early Saturday.

2009-06-21 14:24:03

Residents of Overland, Mo., say they can't find a time capsule buried in 1959 that was to be used for a local celebration. Shirley Needy, the Overland Historical Society vice president, said the search was hindered by a lack of a plaque or stone to identify where the capsule was buried five decades ago, the St.

2009-06-07 15:02:36

Eight sisters in a Missouri family are one-fourth of the way to their goal of marrying on the same date, albeit in different years, their mother says. Janie Staley said her eight daughters made a pledge with one another to all marry on May 24 and this year it was 20-year-old Virginia's turn to honor that familial commitment, the St.

2009-05-31 15:51:52

Rapper Ortega Devon Henderson, who performed under the name Tega, has died of wounds suffered in a Missouri shooting, a friend says. Kyjuan Cleveland said his rapper friend was shot May 16 in Wellston, Mo., marking a tragic end to a life filled with musical promise but dangerous social allure, the St.

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  • A political dynamiter.
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