U.S. Marines Activities

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    Onward Christian Soilder, Says Arms Manufacturer In Coded Bible Verses

    Barack Obama took a lot of flack on the campaign trail in '08 for suggesting that Midwesterners "cling to guns or religion." Now, thanks to one Michigan arms manufacturer, it's now possible to actually embrace both at the same time. Trijicon, a company based in Wixom, Michigan, produces combat rif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    Welcome Home, Devil Dogs! St. Louis Grunts Are the Last Marines to Leave Iraq

    ​Good news from the 3rd battalion, 24th Marine Corps regiment based in Bridgeton: The 1,500-man ensemble is shipping out of Iraq, and, as Lt. Col. Shane Tomko puts it, "They're all in one piece."The U.S. Army will keep some troops in Iraq until 2011, but the 3/24 was the last Marine unit to deploy ... More >>

  • Music

    November 18, 2009

    George Jones

    8 p.m. Saturday, November 21. Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center, on the campus of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1 University Boulevard.

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    U.S. Snooze: Wash. U. Remains Best University in Missouri, Still Number 12 Nationwide​Yesterday, just in time for the arrival of this year's freshman class at Washington University, U.S. News and World Report released its annual college rankings for 2010. Wash. U. came in at number 12, tying with Northwestern. (Just call 'em the Princeton and Yale of ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    November 21, 2007

    The New Face of Evil

    Call of Duty 4 might hit a little too close to home.

  • News

    September 5, 2007

    Leave Greenberg's Art Alone

    Hey America: Stop it with your eminent domain and wimpiness, already!

  • News

    August 22, 2007

    Shattered Truths

    Readers offer praise for Ian, help for vets and criticism for the Richardses.

  • Film

    November 2, 2005

    Killing Time

    In the profound Jarhead, a soldier can be his own worst enemy

  • News

    May 19, 2004

    Arch Nemesis

    One blade-packing Kansan can't believe he was fined for toting a "little-bitty" knife into the Gateway monument

  • Calendar

    January 7, 2004

    Nice Shot

    Photographer Andrew Cutraro brings home stunning, devastating photos from Iraq

  • Music

    May 21, 2003

    He Can Make It

    The strangest fact in the George Jones bio is that he's survived at all

  • Calendar

    May 7, 2003


    NASCAR returns with the Charter Pipeline 250

  • Culture

    April 16, 2003

    The Gulf Between

    When these soldiers became writers, the pen becomes very mighty indeed

  • News

    February 26, 2003

    A Matter of Honor

    Vets call on the military's top brass not to fight

  • News

    May 12, 1999
  • News

    February 17, 1999

    Still At War

    More than 50 years after World War II, Marine Corps veteran Norman Anthonopoulas Sr. keeps fighting for the Medal of Honor he believes he earned