National Baseball Hall of Fame member Red Schoendienst (L) congratulates Former St. Louis Post Dispatch sports cartoonist Amadee Wohlschlaeger on his induction into the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame in this April 16, 2012 file photo.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt/FILES

St. Louis Cartoonist Amadee Dies

Longtime Post-Dispatch staffer & Weatherbird creator was 102


U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

McCaskill Discusses Her Odds Against Akin

“I think there was a poll that came out today, Mark, that said we’re basically tied,” McCaskill told KMOX’s Mark Reardon.


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More Lay-Offs at the Post-Dispatch

An assistant editor, a photographer and four copy editors were let go



Post Dispatch Owner Files for Bankruptcy

The bankruptcy filing plan comes two months after the company had reached an agreement with most its lenders to refinance distressed loans.



Retirees Sue Post-Dispatch for Fraud

Twelve former employees claim the paper falsely represented the medical coverage in their incentive package.


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Lee Enterprises, Post-Dispatch Owner, Announces Bankruptcy Filing

The prepackaged Chapter 11 filing, which Lee expects to initiate in about 10 days, is designed to force uncooperative lenders to go along with a refinancing arrangement.


Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder

UPDATED: Kinder Pays $35K to Make Hotel Baggage Go Away

Kinder can’t remember “official event” surroudning friend’s wedding, call’s Tea-Party hotel stay “non-partisan”