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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

Construction of IKEA St. Louis continues April 28, 2015. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

IKEA Looking To Hire Nearly 300 To Work At St. Louis Store

While some are focused at shopping there, IKEA needs people to work at it’s new St. Louis store as well.

05/19/2015

Photo of an UberX driver, provided by the company.

Taxicab Commissioner Hopes for UberX Vote This Summer

Not one, but two St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commissioners are on the case

05/19/2015

Maxine Clark Build A Bear

Maxine Clark Discusses Leadership, Mentors & Build-A-Bear Workshops

Shep Hyken talks to Maxine Clark, the founder and former Chief Executive Bear of Build-A-Bear Workshop®, who has spent her life turning dreams into reality.

05/19/2015

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Colleagues Respond to Armed Realtors – “It’s Their Right”

“They know that they’re in a job that could be dangerous at times.” Janet Judd, President, St. Louis Association of Realtors

05/19/2015

St. Louis developer Paul McKee. (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

McKee Auctions Fetch Nearly $850,000

Developer reportedly selling assets to satisfy unpaid loan claims

05/18/2015

Photo courtesy of Lyft

LockerDome’s Lozano Says Banning Ride Services “Embarassing” for STL

“This is the equivalent of someone saying ‘we’re a high-tech area,’ and yet we block access to the Internet,” LockerDome founder Gabe Lozano says.

05/18/2015

One of the Anheuser-Busch hackathon teams competing in St. Louis on May 17, 2015 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Bud Light Gets Boost From Hackathon

Anheuser-Busch holds event in St. Louis geared toward marketing for millennials

05/18/2015

Getty/Joe Raedle

Concerned About Attacks, Realtors Carrying Guns on the Job

“We’re very vulnerable as real estate agents.” – Rhonda Galentine, Keller Williams

05/18/2015

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