Urban chickens are gaining popularity. More people want to trace their roots. More people would like to somehow deduct high gas prices off their taxes! And our spring training correspondent checks in from Jupiter.
St. Louis homicide detectives are working an early Sunday morning fatal shooting.
U.S. and Missouri state flags to fly at half-staff to honor fallen soldier.
Charlie talks with Baseball Hall-of-Famer Cal Ripken, Jr.; with the STL Science Ctr.’s David Ritchie about why today is the longest day of the year; with two rock violinists in STL for a benefit performance at the Sheldon; and with the Washington Post’s Peter Whoriskey about how the rich are getting richer.
Charlie talks with former Providence, Rhode Island, Mayor Buddy Cianci, Jr., who served time in federal prison, about his book, “Politics and Pasta”; and with St. Louis Cardinals Broadcaster Mike Shannon.
Charlie talks with Dr. Michael Wysession about the earthquake in Japan and tsunami, with Mark Mix and Bob Soutier about right to work in Mo., with Antonio Douthit, STL dancer who will be performing in STL this weekend; with STL County Prosecuting Att’y Bob McCullough about the sentencing of a local police ofcr. for a drunk driving crash which killed four people, and with Joe McGlynn about Saturday’s, 3/12, STL’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.