Latest St. Louis Post-Dispatch Stories

2008-07-01 12:00:21

By Jeremiah McWilliams, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 1--Responding for the first time to Anheuser-Busch Cos.' rejection of its $47.5 billion takeover proposal, InBev of Belgium said today that it "remains committed" to its proposal. The $65 per share offered to shareholders of St.

2008-07-01 06:00:37

By Joe Holleman, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 1--Owning a Chevrolet Corvette is cool. So what does that make Jerry Craig, who just bought his 18th Vette? Very cool.

2008-07-01 06:00:22

By Joel Currier, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 1--Gov. Matt Blunt on Monday signed into law a measure targeting stalking and harassment on the Internet, just two miles from where a teenage girl killed herself in 2006 after receiving cruel messages online.

2008-06-30 15:02:49

By Jeremiah McWilliams, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 30--More details are trickling out of Anheuser-Busch Cos. about the company's plan to cut $1 billion in costs by the end of 2010 -- part of an effort to fend off a takeover proposal by Belgian brewer InBev.

2008-06-27 15:02:23

By David Nicklaus, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 27--Anheuser-Busch will have to do better than this.

2008-06-27 12:02:44

By Joe Williams, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 27--When I heard that St.

2008-06-26 21:01:44

By Jeremiah McWilliams and Jeffrey Tomich, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 26--The standoff between two of the world's biggest brewers intensified Thursday as Anheuser-Busch Cos. rejected a $47.5 billion buyout bid from rival InBev, setting the stage for a fight that could drag on for months.

2008-06-26 15:01:39

By Jeffrey Tomich, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 26--After two weeks with no response to its $47.5 billion buyout offer, Belgian brewing giant InBev signaled Thursday that it is prepared to make a hostile bid for Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc.

2008-06-26 06:02:47

By Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 26--It's going to get harder to get places by air. On Wednesday, we started to find out just how much harder. American Airlines said it will slash 30 flights a day from its schedule at Lambert-St.

2008-06-25 21:02:44

By Angie Leventis, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 25--CAHOKIA -- The school district here is launching a new K-12 "school of choice," which is expected to compete with the region's first charter school -- and has already attracted more than a third of its students.

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