Latest St. Louis Post-Dispatch Stories

2008-06-17 12:00:20

By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 16--Lori Drew, accused of helping create a fake MySpace profile and using it to harass a 13-year-old Dardenne Prairie girl who later killed herself, pleaded not guilty this morning in federal court in Los Angeles.

2008-06-17 06:00:41

By Mary Jo Feldstein, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 17--As part of an ongoing restructuring, SSM HealthCare-St. Louis on Monday dismissed 75 members of its management team, including all hospital chief operating officers and vice presidents.

2008-06-17 06:00:33

By Valerie Schremp Hahn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 17--Despite all appearances, Danielle Egeling was not herding cats Monday morning. "Can we get into a line?" she asked her charges, a group of 10 soon-to-be kindergartners.

2008-06-17 06:00:30

By Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 17--Thirty years ago, China opened the doors of its economy to the West. Now St. Louis wants to open its doors right back.

2008-06-15 15:00:06

By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 15--POTOSI -- Brian DeClue, even before he became Washington County coroner, heard the nicknames that some locals used for Dr. Seth Paskon. Candy Man. Dr. Feelgood.

2008-06-09 12:00:28

By Carolyn Tuft, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 9--A teen and a 21-year-old man died in separate drownings Saturday on the Meramec and Current Rivers, the Missouri water Patrol reported. In the first drowning, a 17-year-old Strafford, Okla., boy had been swimming about 3:15 p.m.

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.

2008-03-21 06:00:28

By Rachel Melcer, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Mar. 21--Sigma-Aldrich Corp., in search of cutting-edge business opportunities, is making a strategic investment in Clayton-based Prolog Ventures, a life-science venture capital fund.

2008-03-14 06:00:37

By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Mar. 14--ST. LOUIS -- Federal investigators have arrested a man accused of being responsible for bringing hundreds and even thousands of kilograms of cocaine to the St. Louis area over the past two years, according to documents made public Thursday.

2008-02-19 06:00:09

By Blythe Bernhard, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Feb. 19--The Missouri Board of Healing Arts revoked one local doctor's license and suspended the license of another in the last half of 2007.

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.