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An update on construction at IKEA on July 21, 2015 (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

WATCH: Solar Panels Up, Construction Continuing at IKEA St. Louis

The Swedish furniture retailer will boast the largest rooftop solar array in Missouri.

07/21/2015

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2015 Rain, Floods Waterlog Illinois Farms

The conditions are rated “good to excellent” for only 55 percent of the corn and 47 percent of the soybeans.

07/21/2015

BARCELONA, SPAIN - JULY 01:  In this photo illustration, the new smart phone app 'Uber' logo is displayed on a mobile phone next to a taxi on July 1, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. Taxi drivers in main cities strike over unlicensed car-halling services. Drivers say that is a lack of regulation behind the new app.  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Three Weeks and No Documents From Taxicab Commission Sunshine Request

It’s been 21 days since KMOX submitted a Sunshine Law request for messages relating to the contentious Uber debate.

07/20/2015

Photo courtesy of the Mauhaus Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/mauhauscafe/photos/pb.389299451258074.-2207520000.1437388308./403601533161199/?type=1&theater).

Rescue Hopes St. Louis Kitty Cafe Will Be The ‘Cat’s Meow’

When Mauhaus Cat Cafe and Lounge opens next year, patrons will be able to enjoy coffee and a little fur therapy. The restaurant will feature feline companions from Tenth Life Cat Rescue.

07/20/2015

More than 700 applicants turned out for a Ferguson 1000 hiring event on July 18, 2015 at the Ferguson Community Center. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Job Fair in Ferguson Draws 700

Saturday event featured employers like Ameren, Hollywood Casino, and IKEA.

07/18/2015

Ferguson Brewhouse (Courtesy: Google Maps)

Ferguson Brewhouse Brewing Beer Again

First batch since June fire.

07/17/2015

File photo of a McDonald's. (credit: WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: McDonald’s Franchisees Feel They Are ‘On The Verge Of Collapse’

A new survey finds that McDonald’s franchisees fear they are “on the verge of collapse.”

07/17/2015

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Gov. Nixon Supports St. Louis’ Effort to Raise Minimum Wage

A minimum wage increase was approved in Kansas City and now Nixon supports one here as well.

07/17/2015

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SLU Professor Searches for a Less Addictive Pain Killer

Dr. Daniel Salvemini was awarded nearly $400 thousand to continue her research.

07/17/2015

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Kansas City Leaders Approve Minimum Wage Boost

Kansas City’s minimum wage would rise to $13 an hour over about four and a half years under a newly approved ordinance.

07/17/2015

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