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St. Louis Post-Dispatch Selling Building, Looking for New Location

Publisher Ray Farris says, “We are a 21st-century media company operating in a mid-20th-century building.”

22 hours ago

Charter Communications shown at former company headquarters in Town and Country, Missouri on May 26, 2015, has proposed a three-way merger with cable and broadband providers, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

UPDATE: Charter Buying Time Warner Cable, Bright House

As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. In the latest round, Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion.

22 hours ago

The Donald Danforfth Plant Science Center in Creve Coeur (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Is This ‘Cortex West’? Planting Seeds for a Plant Science District in Creve Coeur

West county’s plant science district would be a counterpart to the city’s Cortex Innovation District

22 hours ago

Charter

Charter Buying Time Warner Cable

The deal comes a month after Comcast walked away from a bid for Time Warner Cable after intense pressure from regulators.

05/25/2015

Solar panels installed at Splash City water park in Collinsville, Illinois (Facebook/Collinsville Area Recreational District)

Collinsville Water Park Goes Solar

Splash City got a state grant to help pay for about half of the $850,000 system

05/25/2015

March Against Monsanto St. Louis holds a rally in Tower Grove Park on May 23, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Activist Group Taking on Monsanto, Missouri Botanical Garden

Demonstrators say St. Louis based company’s weed-killer is harming the Monarch butterfly population

05/24/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 22:  U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month at Adas Israel Congregation May 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama's visit to the synagogue also coincides with Solidarity Shabbat, "when government officials in Europe and North America take part in synagogue visits and other events to highlight their commitment to combating anti-Semitism."  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senate Approves Fast Track Bill

McCaskill, Blunt, & Kirk side with President Obama’s request, while Durbin opposes

05/23/2015

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ameren Gets Top Rating From Diversity Inc.

“Diversity is just part of how we do things.”

05/22/2015

Ronald McDonald

McDonald’s CEO: ‘Ronald’s Here To Stay’

Steve Easterbrook defended the company’s use of the red-headed clown, who he noted recently got a new outfit that makes him feel “trendier.”

05/22/2015

A driver for Lyft in St. Louis on Fri., Apr. 18, 2014. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Local Officials Respond To St. Louis’ Ban On Ride-Sharing Services

After a top tech CEO said it’s “embarrassing” that St. Louis still bans smartphone-based ride services like Uber and Lyft, KMOX is asking city and county leaders about the issue.

05/21/2015

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