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Delmar Loop Launches Block Parties, Giveaways

Promoters remind people the Loop is open during Loop Trolley construction.

06/04/2015

New renderings of proposed St. Louis NFL stadium (Credit: HOK)

More Land Deals to Clear Way for New NFL Stadium in St. Louis

Backers of a proposed new NFL stadium on the riverfront in downtown St. Louis continue to buy property in the path of the development, despite a lawsuit seeking a public vote on the project.

06/03/2015

Photo of an UberX driver, provided by the company.

Uber and St. Louis Taxi Commission Resume Meetings

Uber general manager says St. Louis is the largest area in the country without UberX service.

06/03/2015

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Exotic Dancer Sues Peoria Area Strip Club Over Minimum Wage

Aleigha Woods filed the lawsuit last week in U.S. District Court in Peoria. She’s seeking class-action status to cover about 100 other dancers at Club Cabaret in Creve Coeur.

06/02/2015

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St. Louis May Be Next City to Raise Minimum Wage

Slay spokeswoman Maggie Crane on Tuesday confirmed that the Democratic mayor wants to raise the city’s minimum. A starting point for discussion is $15 per hour by Jan. 1, 2020, Crane said, but details are still being ironed out.

06/02/2015

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Saint Louis University Buys Back Its Hospital

Saint Louis University has agreed to buy back the hospital on its campus and become a part of SSM Health.

06/01/2015

Barges loose on Mississippi River on May 30, 2015 (Twitter/@Tim535353)

Barges Break Loose South of St. Louis

UPDATE: Coast Guard says all were secured by early-afternoon, with no injuries or damage

05/30/2015

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) meets with Metro-East fire chiefs in Collinsville on May 29, 2015 to discuss railcar safety (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Durbin Touts Railcar Safety Push

As crude oil shipping increases, U.S. senator wants old tank cars replaced sooner rather than later.

05/29/2015

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Thousands of Jobs Up for Grabs in Metro – Who Will Get Them?

St. Clair County is hoping to wrest away the National GeoSpatial Intelligence Agency as it seeks to relocate from its current location near Anheuser-Busch.

05/29/2015

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800 More Jobs Coming to Wentzville

Wentzville Mayor Nick Guccione says North Point Development is building a 1.3 million-square-foot logistics center that will also provide some warehouse space for the nearby G.M. plant.

05/29/2015