The Big News Page

Showing news for today | Change to Yesterday

4 am news

Cook County to get $4.7 million for construction

2014-07-25 04:04:00 BND.com

Cook County is getting more than $4.7 million from the state for construction projects, including new roofs for buildings at area colleges.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Hearing delayed in Anheuser-Busch bias case

2014-07-25 04:04:00 BND.com

A former Anheuser-Busch executive who unsuccessfully sued the brewer for gender discrimination will now wait until September to return to court as she seeks a new trial.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

World War I Museum to host commission

2014-07-25 04:04:00 BND.com

The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City is hosting a public meeting with members of the United States World War One Centennial Commission.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Number of Lambert passengers declines

2014-07-25 04:04:00 BND.com

Passenger numbers are down slightly at Lambert Airport in St. Louis.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

EXCHANGE: Lifelong interest becomes bee business

2014-07-25 04:03:00 BND.com

Doug Leedle's fascination for bees began at an early age growing up near Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. 

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

3 am news



Kansas City offers $1.98 million settlement

2014-07-25 03:54:00 BND.com

The Kansas City Council has proposed to settle a class action lawsuit over ambulance workers' overtime pay for nearly $2 million.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Greenfield food processing plant loses license

2014-07-25 03:48:00 BND.com

A central Illinois food processing plant has had its license revoked after being cited for repeated violations of the state's Meat and Poultry Inspection Act.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Joakim Noah to address Chicago's street violence

2014-07-25 03:29:00 BND.com

Chicago Bulls player Joakim Noah will address ways to curb Chicago's gun violence.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Man sentenced after DNA test linked him to rape

2014-07-25 03:19:00 BND.com

A 40-year prison sentence was handed a Chicago man convicted of sexual assault after a rape kit linked him to a 2002 attack.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

ATF director to tour new Chicago gun center

2014-07-25 03:04:00 BND.com

The director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is set to tour a new Chicago center that authorities hope will help stem gun-related violence in the nation's…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

NJ Gov. Christie to campaign for Rauner in Chicago

2014-07-25 03:04:00 BND.com

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be in Chicago to support Bruce Rauner's (ROW'-nurz) campaign for Illinois governor.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

Aurora aldermen OK medical marijuana zoning rules

2014-07-25 03:04:00 BND.com

The second largest city in Illinois is getting ready for the medical marijuana industry with new zoning rules.

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

12 am news



Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

2014-07-25 00:16:00 BND.com

Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago where more than 1,000 workers are…

Click to Continue »

Read Full Story ...

McClellan offers thoughts from a Cubs fan

2014-07-25 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Win or lose, the season is a journey.  Read Full Story ...

Despite problems elsewhere, Missouri says it will proceed with executions

2014-07-25 00:15:00 STLToday.com
Botched execution in Arizona renews national debate about whether lethal injection is unconstitutionally cruel and unusual punishment. Read Full Story ...

With students transfers cut off, families seek to move to better schools

2014-07-25 00:15:00 STLToday.com
But finding affordable housing in St. Charles County is difficult. Read Full Story ...

Best Bets: World Naked Bike Ride, 'Grease' at the Muny

2014-07-25 00:00:00 STLToday.com
Our staff picks the best things to do this week, with a look at what's ahead in the weeks to come. Read Full Story ...

Homes For Sale