• By Stl Today   -   Apr 20, 2018

    REGULATORS: UTILITIES MUST PASS ALONG TAX OVERHAUL SAVINGS

    PEORIA, Ill. - The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved an order requiring utilities including to pass along their federal tax...

    Taxes, Tax, Savings
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 20, 2018

    GRAIN LOWER AND LIVESTOCK MIXED

    Wheat for May declined 13.50 cents at 4.6325 a bushel; May corn was off 5.50 cents at 3.7650 a bushel; May oats fell 2 cents at $2.3250...

  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 20, 2018

    GRAINS LOWER AND LIVESTOCK MIXED

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

    Trading, Future, Futures
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    APRIL RURAL BANKERS SURVEY DROPS SLIGHTLY IN APRIL

    OMAHA, Neb. - A monthly survey of bankers shows that concerns over a trade war have hurt confidence in the economy in rural parts of...

    Trading, Economy
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    MICHIGAN SUES COMPANY OVER GREAT LAKES POWER CABLE DAMAGE

    LANSING, Mich. - Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has sued the company he says damaged electric cables and oil pipelines in...

    Company, Companies
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    ARMY CONSIDERS 15 CITIES FOR HOME OF NEW FUTURES COMMAND

    The Army says it's considering 15 cities for the headquarters of its planned Futures Command , which will keep track of emerging technology...

    Technology, Technologies, Innovation, Futures, Future, Innovations
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    MISSOURI SENATE TAX CUT PLAN STALLS OVER COST CONCERNS

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - A proposed Missouri tax overhaul to cut state personal and corporate income taxes and eliminate some deductions...

    Taxes, Tax
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    GRAINS MOSTLY HIGHER AND LIVESTOCK MIXED

    CHICAGO - Grain futures were mostly higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

    Trading, Future, Futures
  • Some male sexual assault victims feel left behind by MeToo By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    SOME MALE SEXUAL ASSAULT VICTIMS FEEL LEFT BEHIND BY METOO

    For some male victims of sexual assault and abuse, MeToo can feel more like WhatAboutMe?

  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 19, 2018

    RELATIVE OF PAST CHICAGO TRIBUNE PUBLISHER SEEKS TRONC STAKE

    CHICAGO - A distant relative of legendary Chicago Tribune publisher Col. Robert McCormick is seeking a stake in Tronc, the parent company...

    Company, Companies
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    US TO CHIP IN FOR BOEING'S CLEANUP COSTS AT BOMBER PLANT

    SEATTLE - The U.S. government has agreed to chip in $51 million to clean up pollution at a Seattle site where The Boeing Co. made and...

    World, Government
  • Correction: Great Lakes-Coolant Spill-The Latest story By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    CORRECTION: GREAT LAKES-COOLANT SPILL-THE LATEST STORY

    MACKINAW CITY, Mich. - In a story April 17 about a leak of insulation fluid from electric cables in the channel that connects Lake...

  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    ILLINOIS SANCTIONS BLUE CROSS FOR MEDICAID PROGRAM VIOLATIONS

    The state has slapped sanctions on Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, saying its Medicaid managed care network of doctors and...

    Management
  • Defense contract pits Amazon against the rest of Big Tech By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    DEFENSE CONTRACT PITS AMAZON AGAINST THE REST OF BIG TECH

    A wide range of technology giants find themselves unified by a single concern: that Amazon has the inside track to win a huge winner-take-all...

    Technology, Technologies, Industry, Tech, Industries, Companies, Company, Government, Computer
  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    SAN FRANCISCO IMPOUNDS ELECTRIC SCOOTERS, EXECS CALLED 'SPOILED BRATS'

    So much for the utopian idea of eco-friendly, electric scooters helping solve the Bay Area's urban transportation woes. A week after...

    Eco
  • Corn Belt senators ask EPA to stop issuing refineries waivers to biofuel laws By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    CORN BELT SENATORS ASK EPA TO STOP ISSUING REFINERIES WAIVERS TO BIOFUEL LAWS

    Thirteen Corn Belt senators, led by Minnesota Democrat Amy Klobuchar and Iowa Republican Chuck Grassley, have petitioned the Environmental...

  • By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    MINIMUM WAGE HIKE IMPACTING NY MANUFACTURERS MORE THAN RETAILERS, POLLS FIND

    New York State's rising minimum wage is having a greater impact on factories than on retailers and other service firms, according to...

    Services, Polls, Bank, Banks, Service, Poll, New York
  • Best Buy and Amazon partner up in exclusive deal to sell new TVs By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    BEST BUY AND AMAZON PARTNER UP IN EXCLUSIVE DEAL TO SELL NEW TVS

    SEATTLE - While often positioned as rivals, Best Buy and Amazon have teamed up together to design and sell new smart TVs embedded with...

    Buy
  • Parkland shootings survivor David Hogg protests Vanguard, BlackRock gun investments By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    PARKLAND SHOOTINGS SURVIVOR DAVID HOGG PROTESTS VANGUARD, BLACKROCK GUN INVESTMENTS

    David Hogg, one of the high school students from Parkland, Fla. who have been pushing a mass-media gun-control campaign since a former...

    Medias, Media, Invest, Investments, Investment
  • Pets on a plane: Airlines turn to government for help in taming rise of emotional support animals By Stl Today   -   Apr 18, 2018

    PETS ON A PLANE: AIRLINES TURN TO GOVERNMENT FOR HELP IN TAMING RISE OF EMOTIONAL SUPPORT ANIMALS

    WASHINGTON - A fracas on a Southwest Airlines flight out of Baltimore last year had all the usual elements of a viral air travel incident:...

    Travel, Travels, Government