Illinois Congressman Bost Says Granite City Steel Will Come BackCEO of U.S. Steel promises shutdown is only temporary.
Best U.S. Family-Friendly DestinationsThere are many family-friendly destinations in the United States that really know how to treat families like royalty. Here are just a few that keep families in mind.
Senators Want to Rename D.C.'s Union Station in Honor of Harry S. TrumanToday marks the anniversary of the birth of Truman, for whom no memorial in D.C. exists.
Military Sex Abuse Bill AdvancesSenator Clair McCaskill wins the battle to strengthen already-tough rules in the military to stop sexual abuse.
Office Opening to Assist Illinois Tornado VictimsThe Salvation Army is opening an office in Washington to offer long-term assistance to victims of November's deadly tornadoes.
2013's Best Cities To Live InThe East Coast of the United States is the place to be if you love city living. Check out our favorite choices this year.
Lambert Director Expects Few Changes After American-US MergerOn the plus side, the merger is expected to make it easier for passengers to accumulate frequent flier miles.
25 Local Veterans Leave For 'Honor Flight' to WashingtonWhen they get there they're expected to be greeted by lawmakers, including U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, R-MO, but Korean War veteran Major Gen. Bill Branson is not impressed.
St. Louis Group Sues Army Corps Over Pipeline PlansThe coalition says it was improperly denied records about Canadian company Enbridge's plan to build a 600-mile oil pipeline from Illinois to Oklahoma.
St. Louisans Prepare For Trip to Mark MLK Anniversary"We have gotten lots a women contacting us, wanting to take their children because of the historical aspect. We have gotten lots of out of town group that are coming."
Quinn Signs Bills Banning Hand-Held Phones in CarsGov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Friday aimed at reducing distracted driving. It requires motorists to use speakerphones or headsets that allow for one-digit or audio dialing.
Best Firework Displays Across the CountryFrom the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.