Last week it was the U.S. Department of Agriculture reports that dropped the market. This week, the trend continued on weather and fund positions. While not universal, August weather has been very good. The Northern Plains and Southern Prairies are still ... ... lees verder

The St. Louis sports community, baseball, hockey and soccer are at the center of Jose de Jesus Ortiz's columns. It’s always easy to spend somebody else’s money, especially when it’s a pro sports team’s cash. For the most part, fans don’t care ... ... lees verder

If you did a nationwide poll today just as the ball is about to be thrown in, 99 per cent of people would go for Kerry. Because they are Kerry, and because they will play with conviction. And because Mayo - as happened in 2014 over the course of a two-game ... ... lees verder

Showcased on the second floor of the press box at Pioneer Stadium is a No. 13 jersey with the autographs of Stillwater High’s greatest quarterbacks – Josh Holliday, Matt Holliday and Josh Fields. It took over 10 years before Stillwater had a ... ... lees verder

Freedom finally came to Fort Worth, but only 50 years ago. Not until fall 1967 could African-American students attend any public high school. “Ft. Worth Schools Achieve Full Integration,” the Star-Telegram headlined, 13 years after the U.S. Supreme ... ... lees verder

Ghost crabs may emerge from the beaches, fish could start feeding more and acting strangely—all during next Monday’s total solar eclipse, scientists say. For those traveling to the Grand Strand to witness this rare event, there’s a good chance you ... ... lees verder

It’s been quite a summer at the Rooney Bin. In addition to celebrating a half-century of wedded bliss, and almost one and a half centuries of birthdays (combined — how old do you think I am anyway?), I’m sending up a flare commemorating Rooney Bin No ... ... lees verder

MUMBAI: In a first, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is moving to amend a crucial section of the Mumbai Municipal Corporation (MMC) Act 1888 following the ill-fated Ghatkopar building crash which killed 17 persons last month. Investigations ... ... lees verder