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IKEA Letters Slated to Go Up Today

Weather-permitting, IKEA will try again today to hang its 15-foot yellow letters on its big blue building under construction in Midtown.

02/19/2015

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Nearly 40 Percent Of Wal-Mart Workers To Get Pay Raises

After years of criticism about its wage practices, Wal-Mart has announced it will spend $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains U.S. hourly workers.

02/19/2015

"The 139th Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show" at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday, February 17, 2014 -- Pictured: Best in Show, Miss P the 15" Beagle -- (Photo by: Dave Kotinsky/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

Westminster ‘Best in Show’ Has St. Louis Connections

You could say St. Louis-based Purina’s Pro Plan dog food is the breakfast of canine champions.

02/18/2015

Artist rendering of a one-time path for the planned Delmar Loop trolley in University City.

Court Date and Ground-Breaking Now Scheduled for Loop Trolley

Supporters of the Loop Trolley announce plans for a ground-breaking, just as opponents announce they have a date in federal court they hope will stop the project.

02/18/2015

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Convention Center Near Belleville Approved for Tax Incentives

Center would triple Shrine’s convention and banquet space

02/17/2015

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Missouri Senator Heads to Cuba

Claire McCaskill’s office says her trade mission could benefit agriculture & business sectors

02/13/2015

Photo of the proposed riverfront stadium. (Ben Boyd/KMOX)

Nixon to Announce Preparations for Riverfront Stadium Development

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will visit the north riverfront on Tuesday morning for an announcement regarding the future of a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.

02/09/2015

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Antique Stores Seeing More 20-Somethings

“I would rather go to an antique store instead of a furniture store like IKEA because I can find more unique pieces with character and personality.”

02/09/2015

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Anniversary of 8.0 Earthquake Along New Madrid Fault Line

Business owners are given tips to quake-proof for possible sequel.

02/06/2015

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Missouri House Panel Endorses Right to Work

The House Workforce Standards and Development Committee on Wednesday approved three right-to-work bills, marking an early start on a measure that failed to pass the full chamber last year.

02/04/2015