In a letter to the FDA, Ill. Attorney General Lisa Madigan called on the agency to impose the same age and advertising restrictions that exist for regular cigarettes.
“As far as we’re concerned, if they come to St. Louis, whether it’s the city or county, we’re all going to benefit,” the mayor said.
“Teens, adolescents, young brains are obviously quite bright in many cases but the connections between nerves, what are called synapses, have not completely developed.”
Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey comes home to St. Louis this week to host a conversation among local business owners.
The first woman to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, Muriel “Mickie” Siebert has died at age 80.
Perry’s expected to tout his state’s business-friendly environment in an address to supporters of an effort to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of an income tax cut.
The ads are airing a week before Perry is scheduled to speak at a Missouri Chamber of Commerce luncheon and attend an evening event hosted by groups backing a veto override of HB 253, the tax cut bill.
A new study from RealtyTrac shows 29 percent of mortgage holders here are underwater. That’s higher than the national average of 26 percent.
The biggest decline was at Lumiere Place in downtown St. Louis, where revenue dropped nearly 18 percent. Gambling revenue has fallen at the metropolitan St. Louis casinos every month this year.
Colliers Vice President Rebekah Bahn says @4240 is attracting interest from technology and bio-technology start-ups from around the world.