Ousted St. Louis Fire Chief Sherman George could have a friend in Supreme Court nominee, Sonia Sotomayor. Not that it matters in the short term. Sotomayor's confirmation likely won't come until after the Supreme Court rules on a well-publicized suit in which white and Hispanic firefighters have sued ... More >>
I got a letter yesterday from Timothy Taylor (a.k.a. Inmate No. 1147424) down in Bridgeport, Texas. Evidently, Taylor got his hands on a Riverfront Times from several years back and thought our paper could help land him a pen pal. Taylor writes (in beautiful penmanship) that he got a couple DWIs a f ... More >>
But Sugar is sweet and Traces of the Trade leaves its mark.
Hoop dreams die hard for coach John Campbell and his Sanford-Brown Indians
The women screwed by Rent-A-Center are threatening to take the company to the cleaners. But Ernie Talley and the rest of his Texas bubbas are trying to have the last laugh.
As gun makers stockpile money for a PR and marketing battle to convince still more citizens to take up arms, besieged cities such as St. Louis aren't taking it lying down. They're returning fire with lawsuits.