• Did steel, natural gas and manufacturing jobs in Pennsylvania actually grow in Trump's first term? By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    DID STEEL, NATURAL GAS AND MANUFACTURING JOBS IN PENNSYLVANIA ACTUALLY GROW IN TRUMP'S FIRST TERM?

    PHILADELPHIA - On the campaign trail, President Trump told a crowd in Hershey, Pa., on Tuesday that he had brought back jobs to Pennsylvania,...

    Job, Energy, Jobs, Energies
  • A Spanish village unlike anything seen in North Texas is sprouting on busy corner By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    A SPANISH VILLAGE UNLIKE ANYTHING SEEN IN NORTH TEXAS IS SPROUTING ON BUSY CORNER

    DALLAS - On a busy Tarrant County highway, construction crews are building a European village - stone by stone. Called Entrada, the...

    Building, Business, Spain, Construction
  • After historic pay raises, a family of Disney workers can finally afford to move to a bigger home By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    AFTER HISTORIC PAY RAISES, A FAMILY OF DISNEY WORKERS CAN FINALLY AFFORD TO MOVE TO A BIGGER HOME

    ORLANDO, Fla. - For the past two years, three generations of women pooled their paychecks from $10-an-hour jobs at Disney's Magic Kingdom...

    Moving, Jobs, Job
  • Rising land prices pressure Habitat homes in Atlanta area By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    RISING LAND PRICES PRESSURE HABITAT HOMES IN ATLANTA AREA

    ATLANTA - As the hunt for affordable housing in Atlanta gets tougher, Habitat for Humanity International's Atlanta affiliate is feeling...

    Land, Building, Housing, House
  • 10 housing markets expected to outperform in next few years By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    10 HOUSING MARKETS EXPECTED TO OUTPERFORM IN NEXT FEW YEARS

    DALLAS - Dallas-Fort Worth has made it onto the list of U.S. markets real estate agents expect to be the best in the country in the...

    Real Estate, Marketing, House, Housing, Market
  • Old steel mill sprouts new businesses, including a new kind of indoor farm By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    OLD STEEL MILL SPROUTS NEW BUSINESSES, INCLUDING A NEW KIND OF INDOOR FARM

    BALTIMORE - The green shoots of a new business will sprout soon in a newly built steel-framed warehouse on the grounds of the shuttered...

    New York, Green, Business
  • Indoor lettuce growers find a wedge to market amid another E. coli outbreak By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    INDOOR LETTUCE GROWERS FIND A WEDGE TO MARKET AMID ANOTHER E. COLI OUTBREAK

    MINNEAPOLIS - Another outbreak of E. coli in romaine lettuce has sickened more than 100 people nationwide and left others wondering...

    Market, Marketing
  • Lee Schafer: 3M deal shows importance of knowing when to sell By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    LEE SCHAFER: 3M DEAL SHOWS IMPORTANCE OF KNOWING WHEN TO SELL

    MINNEAPOLIS - When news surfaced that 3M Co. is reportedly selling its drug delivery business, it wasn't exactly surprising that 3M...

    Company, Companies, Business
  • Corporate loopholes mean Florida taxpayers subsidize jobs in other states By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    CORPORATE LOOPHOLES MEAN FLORIDA TAXPAYERS SUBSIDIZE JOBS IN OTHER STATES

    ORLANDO, Fla. - In 1981, the Florida Legislature gave the banking industry a tax break. The goal was to entice banks to do their international...

    Taxes, Jobs, Tax, Job, Bank, Banks, Industries, Industry
  • Many Illinois Affordable Care Act plans don't include major hospitals. That's about to change By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    MANY ILLINOIS AFFORDABLE CARE ACT PLANS DON'T INCLUDE MAJOR HOSPITALS. THAT'S ABOUT TO CHANGE

    CHICAGO - For years, Illinois consumers who've bought health insurance on the state's Obamacare exchange have complained that many...

    Exchange, Insurances, Insurance
  • By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    COAST GUARD STARTS ICE-BREAKING WORK IN WESTERN GREAT LAKES

    SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. - Ice-breaking operations were launched in the western Great Lakes, U.S. Coast Guard officials announced Wednesday.

  • Best in architecture in 2019: Notre Dame saved, Wright honored, Chicago's Old Post Office revived By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    BEST IN ARCHITECTURE IN 2019: NOTRE DAME SAVED, WRIGHT HONORED, CHICAGO'S OLD POST OFFICE REVIVED

    CHICAGO - It was a year of stark contrasts in architecture: The burning and near-destruction of Notre Dame Cathedral versus the revival...

    Savings, Building
  • YouTube changes its anti-harassment policies By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    YOUTUBE CHANGES ITS ANTI-HARASSMENT POLICIES

    YouTube changed its anti-harassment policies, six months after a controversy involving a Vox Media journalist and a conservative commentator...

    Video, Medias, Videos, Media
  • Bel-Air's 'Beverly Hillbillies' mansion sells for about $150 million, a new California price record By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    BEL-AIR'S 'BEVERLY HILLBILLIES' MANSION SELLS FOR ABOUT $150 MILLION, A NEW CALIFORNIA PRICE RECORD

    LOS ANGELES - Some know it as "The Beverly Hillbillies" mansion, others as Chartwell. Now, it has a new name: California's chart-topper....

    Medias, Media
  • FAA analysis after first Boeing 737 MAX crash estimated high risk of further accidents By Stl Today   -   Dec 12, 2019

    FAA ANALYSIS AFTER FIRST BOEING 737 MAX CRASH ESTIMATED HIGH RISK OF FURTHER ACCIDENTS

    An internal Federal Aviation Administration analysis completed a month after the first crash of a Boeing 737 MAX in Indonesia last...

    Analysis
  • By Stl Today   -   Dec 11, 2019

    CONGRESS RESTORING $28 MILLION FOR ARMY CHINOOK WORK AT BOEING PLANT WHERE 4,600 WORK

    PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia area's largest factory complex - the Boeing helicopter works in Delaware County - appears to have dodged...

  • By Stl Today   -   Dec 11, 2019

    TODO LO QUE QUIERO PARA NAVIDAD ES, ¿AVENTARME EN PARACAÍDAS? LA MITAD DE LOS CONSUMIDORES AFIRMA QUE PREFIEREN RECIBIR EL REGALO DE UNA EXPERIENCIA QUE MÁS OBJETOS

    CHICAGO - A Bridget Anderson le gusta ser creativa cuando elige regalos de Navidad para sus amigos y familiares, pero encontrar el...

  • Minnesotans applaud trade breakthrough, forged by rare Pelosi-Trump compromise By Stl Today   -   Dec 11, 2019

    MINNESOTANS APPLAUD TRADE BREAKTHROUGH, FORGED BY RARE PELOSI-TRUMP COMPROMISE

    MINNEAPOLIS - The deal reached Tuesday by the White House and Democrats for a new trade pact with Canada and Mexico drew praise in...

    Housing, Companies, Trading, Government, Company, House
  • By Stl Today   -   Dec 11, 2019

    JEFF BEZOS'S BLUE ORIGIN LAUNCHES 12TH TEST FLIGHT OF SPACE TOURISM ROCKET

    Blue Origin, the stealthy company founded by Amazon's billionaire founder Jeff Bezos, just launched another test flight of its tourism...

    Company, Companies
  • Carla Fried: 6 methods for keeping resolutions By Stl Today   -   Dec 11, 2019

    CARLA FRIED: 6 METHODS FOR KEEPING RESOLUTIONS

    The start of a new year is for many a signal to set goals. Lose weight. Exercise more. Spend more time with the kids. Spend more time...