• Trade war's losers could include microchips, energy, banks By Stl Today   -   Aug 18, 2019

    TRADE WAR'S LOSERS COULD INCLUDE MICROCHIPS, ENERGY, BANKS

    NEW YORK - Looking across the stock market, it's hard to find a company that isn't vulnerable in some degree to the U.S.-China trade...

    New York, Companies, Banks, China, Bank, Company, Trading, Market, Energies, Energy, Marketing
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 18, 2019

    A VETERAN NEW ORLEANS ANCHOR WAS KILLED IN A SMALL PLANE CRASH ALONG WITH A STUNT PILOT

    A longtime, popular anchor at a New Orleans television station was killed Friday in a small plane crash, along with the pilot, her...

    Employment
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 17, 2019

    ILLINOIS SUES COMPANY AFTER LEAD FOUND IN VILLAGE'S WATER

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. - Illinois alleges that a company that provides water to a Chicago suburb made changes without permission from...

    Company, Companies
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    AT THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIR, FARMERS CELEBRATE AG BUT BEMOAN A 'NIGHTMARE' OF A YEAR

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Cooper Garlisch, age 2 {, was not about to lose the Cutest Little Farmer contest. Climbing atop his red toy tractor,...

  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    LEADER OF LARGEST US ORGANIC FOOD FRAUD GETS 10-YEAR TERM

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - A judge has sentenced the mastermind of the largest organic food fraud scheme in U.S. history to 10 years in prison,...

    Buy
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    BUGATTI IS MAKING ONLY 10 OF THESE $9 MILLION SUPERCARS

    Bugatti unveiled its latest limited-edition model at a classic car show in California Friday. The Bugatti Centodieci will cost $9 million...

  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    IF ELON MUSK IS YOUR BOSS, GET YOUR RESUME READY

    SAN FRANCISCO - A recently departed Tesla executive was regaling a small group of Silicon Valley cocktail partygoers last autumn when...

  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    HIGH COST OF HOUSING CUTS INTO FOOD, UTILITIES STUDY SAYS

    More than a third of Americans have been forced to cut spending on essential items like food and utilities to afford housing, according...

    Housing, House
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    DOW JUMPS 200 POINTS TO CAP OFF A CRAZY WEEK

    The Dow shot higher Friday, as investors look to cap off a wild week for Wall Street on a high note.

  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    UNDER THE HOOD: ROUTINE SERVICE ON A MERCEDES IS EXPENSIVE, BUT CHEAPER THAN THE ALTERNATIVE

    Q: With my eyes wide open, about 18 months ago I bought a like-new 2012 Mercedes-Benz E350 convertible with 32,000 miles. Because of...

    Service, Services
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    GE STOCK HAS WORST DAY IN 11 YEARS AFTER MADOFF WHISTLEBLOWER CALLS IT A BIGGER FRAUD THAN ENRON

    General Electric fought back Thursday night after the company was accused of fraud and its stock experienced its worst one-day percentage...

    Company, Companies
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    GRAINS MIXED, LIVESTOCK LOWER

    CHICAGO - Grain futures were mixed Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

    Trading, Future, Futures
  • Johana Bhuiyan: Scooter startup snubs San Francisco's poorest neighborhood despite promising access By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    JOHANA BHUIYAN: SCOOTER STARTUP SNUBS SAN FRANCISCO'S POOREST NEIGHBORHOOD DESPITE PROMISING ACCESS

    SAN FRANCISCO - Like 11 other dockless e-scooter companies, Scoot Networks was eager to obtain a coveted permit to do business in San...

    Start-up, Company, Companies, Business
  • The Week Ahead: Fed to face challenges in the mountains By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    THE WEEK AHEAD: FED TO FACE CHALLENGES IN THE MOUNTAINS

    The center of power for the financial world shifts 2,000 miles west in the week ahead when global central bankers and other financiers...

    World
  • Auto review: Looking for a cheap date? The 2020 Nissan Versa may be your ride By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    AUTO REVIEW: LOOKING FOR A CHEAP DATE? THE 2020 NISSAN VERSA MAY BE YOUR RIDE

    Amazon might be America's favorite retailer, but it's not America's largest private employer. That honor belongs to Walmart, although...

    Places, Employment
  • Auto review: 2019 Toyota RAV4 gets rugged, ready for Adventure By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    AUTO REVIEW: 2019 TOYOTA RAV4 GETS RUGGED, READY FOR ADVENTURE

    The RAV4 has undergone multiple transformations since its introduction in the 1990s, but it's blazing a whole new trail for 2019 with...

    Introduction
  • Crosstrek Hybrid delivers sippiness, but there's more to life than mileage By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    CROSSTREK HYBRID DELIVERS SIPPINESS, BUT THERE'S MORE TO LIFE THAN MILEAGE

    2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid: So you want a little all-wheel drive... Price: $38,470 as tested. One option package explained below....

    Marketing, Market
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    HOW THE WASHINGTON POST HAS CHANGED UNDER JEFF BEZOS

    Amazon chief Jeff Bezos bought the Washington Post in 2013, and within three years the paper had doubled its web traffic and become...

    Medias, Media, Company, Companies
  • Flooding, a trade war and Deere cuts outlook again By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    FLOODING, A TRADE WAR AND DEERE CUTS OUTLOOK AGAIN

    Deere & Co. cut its profit expectations for the second time this year as beleaguered farmers and an escalating trade war with China...

    Sale, Trading, China
  • By Stl Today   -   Aug 16, 2019

    WHEN BEZOS MET DIMON: BEHIND THEIR POWERFUL FRIENDSHIP

    Jamie Dimon had recently been fired from Citigroup and had visions of living on a houseboat when he flew to Seattle after receiving...