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US Vice President Joe Biden gives two thumbs-up prior to US President Barack Obama delivering the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on January 28, 2014 at the US Capitol in Washington. Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

Biden to Speak at VFW Convention in St. Louis

The vice president is scheduled to speak at 11 a.m. at the America’s Center convention center.

07/21/2014

Photo courtesy of iStock

St. Louis Jolted by Coffee Fest this Weekend

Are you enjoying a cup of joe right now? This weekend, the America’s Center will be a buzz with coffee connoisseurs.

05/30/2014

(4/26/13) More than 12,000 K-12 students from around the country, and around the globe, are gathered this weekend at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis for the FIRST Robotics Championship. Teams compete in different classes with robots they've built from the ground up over the past several weeks to perform different assigned tasks, like shooting a frisbee through a small slot or dragging themselves up a wall. (Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume)

Robotics Students Descend on St. Louis

The U.S. FIRST event returns to the Edward Jones Dome and America’s Center downtown for the fourth straight year starting on Thursday.

04/24/2014

(credit: Christmas In St. Louis Facebook)

Guide For Thanksgiving Weekend Visitors To St. Louis

Visitors to St. Louis are in for a treat during the Thanksgiving weekend with these activities.

11/16/2013

steam pipe bursts

TIAM Weekend: Tax Deadline & Burst Pipe Cleanup

Rachel Walker of the St. Louis City Health Department joins the broadcast to give an update of the cleanup taking place just near the America’s Center convention center where a steam pipe under the street burst.

04/08/2012

KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Broken Steam Pipe Sends Huge Plume Over St. Louis

The 20-inch steam pipe broke beneath North 11th Street near the America’s Center convention center.

04/05/2012

(Rendering via CountonDowntown.com)

Convention Center, Dome Expansion Into Bottle District Proposed

To keep the Rams, regional leaders are gearing up to make major changes to the Edward Jones Dome and Frank de Graaf wonders — why not include the convention center and Bottle District?

12/23/2011

Cab drivers upset with church convention

Cabbies Complain Church Convention is Avoiding Cab Rides

Cab drivers complain airport police “under pressure from city hall” are allowing unfair competition.

11/01/2011

St. Louis court house

St. Louis Sheriff Shopping for Better Courthouse Security System at Convention

Test revealed it was possible to get a gun past court house scanners.

06/16/2011

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