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GM plant in Wentzville
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May 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday passed a package of new business tax breaks and scholarships backed by Gov. Mike Parson after a group of fellow Republicans opposed to parts of the bill ended a more than 27-hour filibuster in the Senate. At issue was legislation passed last...
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Tourist girl with backpack and carry on luggage in international airport, on travelator
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Carol Daniel
May 15, 2019 - 11:45 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Are you planning a summer vacation? KMOX's Carol Daniel talked with a travel advisor on what he does for his clients. If you are booking a flight to Destin, Fla. for some time on the beach or maybe to Denver to see the grandkids, you don't need Joe Lang of St. Louis-based Joe...
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KMOX file photo
Michael Calhoun
May 15, 2019 - 10:09 am
CHESTERFIELD (KMOX) — The number of stores open dwindles. Its highway-adjacent location is surrounded by new development. But solid redevelopment plans are still elusive for Chesterfield Mall. But wait, you may think — wasn't there a group with plans to transform the prime location? You'd be...
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Plans for Chesterfield Outlets
Staenberg Group
Michael Calhoun
May 15, 2019 - 9:49 am
CHESTERFIELD (KMOX) -- The Staenberg Group continues to press ahead with plans to redevelop the Chesterfield Outlets into "The District," which will swap shopping for a focus on experiences and activities. "As more and more retailers close and go out of business, what's happening is that you've got...
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Medical Marijuana in prescription bottle
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May 06, 2019 - 12:22 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The city of Clayton is taking the first steps toward regulating medical marijuana businesses, Monday night. The city's Plan Commission will take a first look at the proposed regulations, which include rules about where facilities may be located, total number of storefronts and...
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St Louis, Missouri Skyline along the Mississippi River
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May 03, 2019 - 9:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Touting a low cost of living, a number of resources for startups and the nation’s highest business survivability rating, St. Louis is the second-best city in the U.S. for entrepreneurs, according to FitSmallBusiness.com . It's quite the improvement for St. Louis, which jumped 20...
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Downtown Courthouse St. Louis
Kevin Killeen/KMOX
May 02, 2019 - 1:47 am
JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX) -- You've heard about some of the big lawsuits with big verdicts in St. Louis courts, like recent judgements related to baby powder and cancer. There could be fewer of those. The Missouri House and Senate both passed what's called "tort reform," putting it on Gov. Parson's...
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GM plant in Wentzville
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Michael Calhoun
May 02, 2019 - 1:25 am
JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX) -- General Motors is expected to meet with Missouri's Governor on Thursday. Does their agenda include discussion of a billion-dollar expansion of the Wentzville assembly plant? The meeting was first reported by the Post-Dispatch . GM has about 3,500 workers right now in St...
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hemp field
April 30, 2019 - 2:31 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP/KMOX) — There’s a new crop in town. Growers wanting to cash in on industrial hemp production for the first time in 80 years have the go-ahead. Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday announced that online production applications are available for $100. After approval, one- to three-year...
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FILE - In a March 13, 2019 file photo, an American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 sits at a boarding gate at LaGuardia Airport in New York. American Airlines is canceling 115 flights per day through mid-August because of ongoing problems with the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
April 14, 2019 - 1:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — American Airlines announced Sunday that it was canceling 115 flights per day through mid-August because of ongoing problems with the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. The announcement made American the second major carrier to cancel Max flights through the busy summer season. Southwest...
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