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May 31, 2019 - 10:46 am
NEW YORK (AP/KMOX) - Dollar Tree was the last U.S. dollar-store chain to stay true to its $1 promise, but they've been testing a new "Dollar Tree Plus!" collection of products that cost more than $1. It's partially because of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports that will affect stores like Dollar Tree...
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termination of employment
May 30, 2019 - 1:44 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The head of a central Illinois economic development organization has been fired less than a year after ascending to the post. The Land of Lincoln Economic Development Corporation announced Wednesday that president and CEO Eric Berglund was terminated for cause. In...
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4340 Duncan building
via Washington University in St. Louis
Michael Calhoun
May 24, 2019 - 2:51 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- St. Louisans trying to make medical breaththroughs are getting a boost.. from a building that used to print newspapers almost a century ago. The brick warehouse, in Cortex, is being transformed into Biogenerator's new home. That's the incubator program that provides bio-science...
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In this Dec. 15, 2018, photo, invited guests take photos of the Boeing 737 Max 8 airplane deliver to Air China during a ceremony at Boeing Zhoushan 737 Completion and Delivery Center in Zhoushan, east China's Zhejiang Province. Air China, one of China's three major state-owned airlines, is joining carriers that want compensation from Boeing Co. for the grounding of its 737 Max jetliner following two fatal crashes. The airline said it wants unspecified compensation for the grounding of its 15 Max aircraft and delays in delivery of new planes. It is the second major Chinese carrier to ask for compensation following China Eastern in April, 2019. (Chinatopix via AP)
May 22, 2019 - 1:26 am
BEIJING (AP) — Air China Ltd., one of China's three major state-owned airlines, is joining carriers that are asking Boeing Co. for compensation for the grounding of their 737 Max jetliners following two fatal crashes. The carrier also has asked Boeing for compensation for disruptions due to delays...
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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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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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