Rick Ankiel Drank Vodka Before Starts to Tame Anxiety"Feeling the pressure of all that, right before the game, I get a bottle of vodka," Ankiel says he drank before multiple starts, the season after his infamous meltdown in the 2000 MLB playoffs.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Danielle Rygelski, SLU VolleyballDanielle Rygelski's All-American high school and collegiate career, may not have been possible without a special bet with her father.
'Rogue One' Soars to 2nd-Best December Debut in HistoryLike ``The Force Awakens'' did in 2015, ``Rogue One'' could top the box office for the rest of the year.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Blake Ahearn De Smet BasketballThe NBA and international leagues were Blake Ahearn's life for 8 years, now he's back home where his high school career began.
LA Rams Fire Head Coach Jeff Fisher, One Loss Short of NFL RecordLA's 42-14 loss on Sunday to Atlanta, brought Fisher's record with the Rams to 31-45-1, since 2012.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Brandon Miller, John Burroughs RunningHe's the world-record holder for the 14-year-old boys 800 meter, and the John Burroughs freshman could be the next Olympian from St. Louis.
SIUE Sees Another Year of Record EnrollmentSouthern Illinois University Edwardsville saw 14,142 students register for this fall.
Illinois Sets New Rain RecordSouthern Illinois has received 12 to 15 inches more rain than average during the past two months.
2 US Swimmers Forge Historic Olympic NightSimone Manuel became the first African-American to win an individual swimming gold and Phelps broke a 2,000-year-old record.
Naperville Girl is Youngest to Hit 48 States' Highest PeaksLucy's first climb was on a more than 1,300-foot mountain in Michigan's Upper Peninsula near her family's cabin. She ran, climbed and explored on the 6-kilometer route.
Record Numbers from Forest Park's Annual Hat LuncheonThe 26th annual Forest Park Forever Hat Luncheon amassed a crowd of 1,200 at the World's Fair Pavilion.
Missouri Employment at Record High in AprilSeveral industries grew in April with the largest gains occurring in Administrative, Support & Waste Management Services and Leisure & Hospitality.