St. Louis

St Louis police condemned for 'alarming' attitude towards protesters

Officers chant ‘Whose streets? Our streets’ after breaking up protests Protests erupted after white officer was acquitted of killing black motorist<p>Members of law enforcement and civil libertarians were strongly critical of the tactics and behavior of the St Louis police department amid protests …


St. Louis officials seek consultant to guide possible privatization of Lambert

Proponents say privatization would mean more money for other St. Louis services.


Protests continue for fourth night amid days of unrest in St Louis

A fourth night of protests have been held in St Louis in the United States.<p>A fourth night of protests have been held in St Louis in the United States.<p>And more arrests have been made following the acquittal of a white former policeman accused of murdering a black suspect.<p>Al Jazeera's John Hendren …

Black Lives Matter

Hummel Q-&-A on Matheny's future, Cards' outlook for 2018

Bring your Cardinals and MLB questions and comments, and talk to Hall of Fame baseball writer Rick Hummel in a live chat starting at 1 p.m.

Tommy Pham

As arrests are made, protesters question the tactics used by St. Louis police

Police used a technique called kettling on Monday night to box in dozens of people at a busy downtown intersection and arrest them for failing to …


Gordo: Cardinals lack difference-makers

The personnel problem remains: How can they convert a big giant pile of pretty good players into a great team nucleus?


Magnitude 3.8 earthquake reported near Albion, Ill.

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake was reported at 6:47 a.m. Tuesday near Albion, Ill., about 130 miles east of St. Louis.<p>The U.S. Geological Survey said the …


Tipsheet: Los Angeles already turning its back on Rams, Chargers

Remember how the Rams lambasted St. Louis during the franchise's relocation effort, claiming the city “lags, and will continue to lag, far behind in …

Los Angeles Chargers

YouTube star Vince Dunn vying to stick with Blues

It’s become the first thing many people ask Vince Dunn about, a moment of minor-league hockey madness that turned the Blues’ top draft pick in 2015 …

Mike Yeo

Series preview: Cardinals at Reds

CARDINALS at REDS<p><b>Scouting report •</b> The Reds, who lead the season series 9-7, need just one win for their first season series victory over the …

Youth, defensive depth in spotlight in preseason opener

Regardless of the sport, the balance during the preseason is getting a look at younger players, filling out those final few roster spots, but making …

Ice Hockey

Wisdom's breakout season pushes him into Cardinals roster discussion

CINCINNATI • One of four players to spend the entire season with Class AAA Memphis, Patrick Wisdom hit 31 homers to power the Redbirds to a historic …


Steelers defense talking, playing a good game

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The difference in the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, inside linebacker Ryan Shazier insists, isn't in what is happening after the …

Whose streets? Officials adopting protest words and tone

Gov. Eric Greitens is eager to show he’s not like a former governor whom he accused of tolerating looting and arson in Ferguson. So much so that his …


Bleak outlook: Cardinals' path to playoffs blocked in most ways

<b>CINCINNATI •</b> In six seasons as Cardinals manager, Mike Matheny has overseen 1,002 games, including the playoffs, and not one of them started with the …

Mike Matheny

TD Ameritrade closes on purchase of Scottrade, up to 1,000 job cuts planned

TD Ameritrade closed Monday on its $4 billion purchase of Town and Country-based Scottrade Financial Services, which will result in up to 1,000 fewer …


Rauner boosting Amazon bids of both Chicago and St. Louis

Even as city and state officials head to Seattle for a Tuesday tour in a bid to land Amazon's second headquarters for Chicago, Gov. Bruce Rauner on …

Bruce Rauner

Mizzou's Heupel: "It was everybody on offense"

For just the fourth time in Heupel's 14 seasons as a college coach, his team failed to score in double digits in Saturday's 35-3 loss to Purdue.

College Football

Messenger: St. Louis seeks a new police chief; some chanting required

<b>HELP WANTED:</b> Police chief for the city of St. Louis<p><b>APPLY:</b> To Mayor Lyda Krewson<p><b>DETAILS:</b> Since April, the city of St. Louis has been looking for a new …


Over 80 arrested after St. Louis protest

More than 80 people were arrested on Sunday night as protests in St Louis over the acquittal of a white policeman who had shot a black man turned …


Missouri Gov on St Louis Protests: The Only Safe Space for Looters Is a Jail Cell

Protests in St. Louis turned violent over the weekend in response to a judge's acquittal of a former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black …

Eric Greitens

Lady Gaga postpones European tour - Music News LIVE - BBC

JOSHUA BRANDAO<p>Another lady who knows all about the demands of touring is Madonna.<p>Madge spoke to BBC Music reporter Mark Savage on the phone on Friday (not a call you want to miss) and she told him about her desire to "reinvent pop tours".<p>Twenty-seven years ago, she set the template for modern pop …

Lady Gaga

Gordo's NFL Buzz: Bradford's injury, Keenum's flop triggers flashbacks

Wait, what? Sam Bradford is hurt again? And Case Keenum lost as his fill-in? The more things change in the NFL, the more they stay the same.

Monday Morning Briefing

North Korea’s nuclear threat looms large this week over the U.N. General Assembly, scores have been arrested at protests in St Louis and Sean Spicer made a surprise appearance at the Emmy Awards.<p>North Korea<p><b>The U.S. military staged bombing drills with South Korea</b> over the Korean peninsula and Russia …

North Korea

St Louis anti

People run as demonstrators march in response to a not guilty verdict in St Louis.<p>A protest over police use of force that started peacefully has …


Five charged with rioting, property damage in Delmar Loop protest

<b>UNIVERSITY CITY</b> • Five people have been charged with property damage and rioting following a Saturday uprising in University City's Delmar …


Fed expected to start slowly shrinking its $4.5 trillion portfolio

<b>NEW YORK</b> • The Federal Reserve is set on Wednesday to announce the start of a plan to trim its $4.5-trillion portfolio of assets, much of it amassed …


Ex-school board member accuses governor of strong-arm tactics

<b>JEFFERSON CITY</b> • A Springfield businesswoman said she was booted off the state school board by Gov. Eric Greitens because she wouldn’t agree with his …


Banks' concert at Delmar Hall is canceled

Banks' concert tonight (Sept. 18) at Delmar Hall is canceled. Tickets will be automatically refunded for those who bought tickets online through …

Goold: Cards pitchers exploiting a pitch that can cut both ways

<b>CHICAGO •</b> Fiddling and shifting his fingers along the seams of the baseball and squishing his thumb at just the right spot, Chris Carpenter sat 15 …