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.
Missouri House Passes Ride-Hail Regulations for Uber, LyftThe legislation now heads to the Senate, where a similar bill is awaiting debate.
Was There Adequate Warning About Rainstorm, Flooding Severity?NWS: "We knew we were going to get a lot of rain. Did we know we were going to set records? No."
Suburban Chicago Funeral Home to Serve Drinks at WakesA suburban Chicago funeral home has obtained a liquor permit that will allow mourners to toast departed loved ones with alcoholic drinks.
UPDATE: St. Louis County Will Ticket Uber Drivers, City Won'tNot content to wait and see what the Metropolitan Taxicab Commission decides today, the company activated its UberX ride service in the city and county this morning.
Funeral Saturday for Jamyla BoldenThat visitation for Jamyla Bolden will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Layne Renaissance Chapel. Another visitation begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church, followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m.
Suspects in Custody After Drive-By Shooting, Police Chase in North CountyThree suspects are in custody following a drive-by shooting and police chase. The shooting occurred near the church where a Michael Brown memorial service was being held.
U City Residents Outspoken Against Gateway Ambulance Contract"I have a hard time believing I am going to get the same level of service if I'm in that situation that I need to call for emergency services."
Slay Endorses UberX's Background Checks; Stenger More CautiousSlay says he has looked at Uber's own background checks, and thinks they're sufficient.
Uber and St. Louis Taxi Commission Resume MeetingsUber general manager says St. Louis is the largest area in the country without UberX service.
Snuggling Service Can't Wrap Its Arms Around MaplewoodBoth licensed therapists, the Rundquists say snuggling can help stroke patients, autistic children, and even people who are just lonely and need touch.
Demand for Improvements at Two North St. Louis ParksMaggie Crane, spokeswoman for St. Louis City Hall, counters that this is nothing new, and the issue has already been dealt with.