Latest St. Louis Post-Dispatch Stories

2008-07-05 12:00:13

By Steve Giegerich, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 5--By Steve Giegerich ST.

2008-07-04 12:00:19

By Joe Williams, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 4--By Joe Williams POST-DISPATCH MOVIE CRITIC 07/04/2008 Before a recent preview screening of the superhero satire "Hancock," an emcee asked several audience members to name their biggest hero. Most of them just shrugged.

2008-07-04 12:00:04

By St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 4--ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH 07/04/2008 ALTON -- A dog chewed off an Alton woman's big toe while she napped earlier this week. Linda Floyd, 56, is recovering at St. Anthony's Hospital in Alton.

2008-07-03 06:00:45

By Jeremiah McWilliams, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 3--By Jeremiah McWilliams ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH 07/03/2008 It will be one of the biggest nightclubs in Beijing, a sprawling party pad with a pool, dance floor and lounges decorated with bamboo and terra cotta soldiers.

2008-07-02 21:00:16

By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 2--The downtown restaurant Mosaic has settled a federal lawsuit that alleged that two former bartenders were sexually harassed on an almost-daily basis. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed the lawsuit in federal court in St.

2008-07-02 12:00:56

By Gail Appleson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 1--In a move that could further pressure Anheuser-Busch Cos. to consider InBev's $47.5 billion takeover offer, a growing number of pension funds are suing the giant brewer and its board to force them to negotiate a deal.

2008-07-02 12:00:49

By Gail Pennington, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 2--SPOTLIGHT 'The Baby Borrowers' 8 p.m.

2008-07-02 06:00:52

By Valerie Schremp Hahn, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul.

2008-07-02 06:00:04

By Christine Byersand Nicholas J.C. Pistor, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 2--Nicholas Sheley walked into Bindy's Bar in Granite City shortly after 6 p.m.

2008-07-01 15:00:40

By Greg Jonsson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jul. 1--The Missouri Supreme Court ruled Monday that the St. Louis Board of Police Commissioners violated state law when it made changes to the health insurance plans offered to retired police officers.

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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.