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2008-05-29 12:00:35

By Tony Messenger, St. Louis Post-Dispatch May 29--JEFFERSON CITY -- Early in her campaign for governor, state Treasurer Sarah Steelman said there would be a clear division between the official work of her state office and the political work of her campaign.

2008-01-25 06:00:28

By Kavita Kumar, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jan. 25--Thus far, Archbishop Raymond Burke and St. Louis University basketball coach Rick Majerus have had their say in the public flap between the two that has placed the university in the crossfire. But the Rev.

2007-06-13 06:00:00

American farmers intend to plant more corn this year than at any time since the food-shortage years of World War II _ 90.5 million acres, according to Agriculture Department estimates.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.