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Police Sgt. Told to ‘Tone Down’ His Gayness for Promotion

A St. Louis County police sergeant alleges in a lawsuit against the department that he was told to “tone down” his gayness if he wanted to be promoted. Sgt. Keith Wildhaber, a 22-year veteran of the department, also claims he...

/ February 18, 2017

Ringling Bros. Circus to Close After 146 Years

Goodbye to death-defying feats…daring young men (and women) on the flying trapeze…whip-wielding lion tamers…and human cannonballs. Send out the clowns. The Big Top is coming down…for good. On Saturday, officials of the company that owns the Ringling Bros. and Barnum...

/ January 15, 2017

St. Louis Jury Awards $55 Million in Johnson & Johnson Cancer Suit

For the second time in three months, a St. Louis jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a huge award over claims that its talcum powder causes cancer. The jury deliberated eight hours Monday before ordering the company to...

/ May 6, 2016