With combat troops lingering in Afghanistan through the end of 2016 and renewed U.S. airstrikes in Iraq, it may be decades before we can fully explore the cultural toll taken by our bloody adventures in the Middle East. Americans may be tired of war, but that hasn't stopped a slew of early playwrig ... More >>
Ever see St. Louis County cops in camouflage military fatigues on the street and wonder why they're dressed like they're going to Iraq instead of Creve Coeur? That's the county's Tactical Operations Unit - the SWAT team - and Sargeant Matthew Pleviak tells Daily RFT that the camouflage is worn so t ... More >>
This weekend features a grab bag full of shows to go to. The Urge celebrates a CD release all weekend, local musicians pay tribute to the late great Lou Reed at Off Broadway, the Crack Fox celebrates its fourth birthday, and the Saint Louis Science Center features a star show paired with live music. ... More >>
flickr.com/photos/jhudocumentaâ€‹ The Daily RFT rarely breaks into sudden spasms of outrage, but this horrific story out of the Los Angeles today -- and on Veterans Day for Christ's sake -- has us in full-boil rant mode. It's the kind of tale that makes you wonder -- what kind of cruel ... More >>
Navy SEAL Eric Greitens has come home to St. Louis to help fellow Iraq vets.
Some readers say Cloy Richards is the exception, not the rule.
Tina Richards' son returned, suicidal, from Iraq battlefields. Now, the Missouri woman is waging her own war in Congress.
Despite a nonexistent marketing campaign, Cuarón's latest is not to be missed.
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Week of October 27, 2004
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