Editor: Tef Poe is an artist from St. Louis City. Through powerful imagery and complicated honesty, he has earned a reputation as one of the best rappers telling the story of St. Louis, which is about much more than one place. Poe has been featured in music publications such as XXL and Urb Magazine. ... More >>
amw.comSwiney: Caught in North Carolina the day after appearing on TV show.Bryan Swiney was accused of raping his best friend's sister in St. Charles in July 2007. The girl was just sixteen at the time and had just gotten out of the shower when Swiney allegedly appeared in her bedroom and committ ... More >>
amw.comOne of Sumlar's allegedly fake IDs. Fed authorities yesterday arrested Dante Sumlar, the man they say is the mastermind behind a counterfeit check ring operating in St. Louis since 2009. Before arriving in the Gateway City sometime late last year, Sumlar -- a.k.a. "Tony" a.k.a. "Micah Rigg ... More >>
Friends recall Cher Hughes as a loving, free-spirit. Remember the story of Cher (Cheryl) Hughes -- the St. Louis woman whose body was found lying in a shallow grave in Panama earlier this year? Hughes had moved to Bocas del Toro, a small island off the coast of Panama, a decade ago with her boyfr ... More >>
Kase WickmanProtestors at Monday's rally outside Express Scripts' headquarters near UMSL For the last four days, two massive tour buses carrying 50 unionized employees of Express Scripts, Inc.'s Bensalem, Penn. facility have been rolling toward St. Louis. Monday afternoon, they gathered outside t ... More >>
cbsnews.com/sections/48hours/main3410.shtmlFor the second time in six months, a national true-crime show is spotlighting a southeastern Missouri murder. WE'RE FAMOUS!!!! And people are dying. CBS's 48 Hours Mystery is devoting an hour Saturday at 9 p.m. CST to the murder of 19-year-old Angela Mis ... More >>
amw.comThe only items on the body of "Jane Doe" were this bloody sweater and a length of rope.Twenty-seven years ago this February the headless body of a young black girl was discovered in the basement of an abandoned building in St. Louis. Police have never been able to identify the child, and h ... More >>
After a two week hiatus, Daily RFT is back at you with its Ass Clown of the Week poll. You know the drill: Vote for the local newsmaker you believe made headlines for the most dubious achievement of the week. Back at you Monday with the results. Here are this week's candidates: 1. Tony La Russ ... More >>
Unreal learns some CSI-style tricks. And then: a tale of whiskey and venereal disease.
Saturday, April 15 at 8 p.m. The Pageant, (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
Smokestacks, strip joints and a seriously solid tax base: Welcome to Sauget, Illinois
Local sketch comedy troupe the NonProphets are in it for the laughs
If we don't eat meat, the terrorists win
Published the week of February 23
St. Louis native George Hickenlooper takes another step on his Hollywood career path with the Orson Welles adaptation The Big Brass Ring -- but a happy ending's still not in sight.