Saint Louis

Cementland Draws Trespassers Despite Safety Concerns

Jul 15, 2015
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The future of City Museum founder Bob Cassilly's unfinished network of turrets, drawbridges and canals known as Cementland in north St. Louis is uncertain, but trespassers frequently venture out for a look.

Indictments First as Part of Feds' Effort in St. Louis

Jul 15, 2015
St. Louis Arch
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Federal prosecutors in St. Louis have indicted five men for two separate killings — the first indictments since the city's police chief reached out to the U.S. Attorney's office to help address the increase in violent crime.


The makeshift memorial that has marked the site of where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer in August now has been cleared out, and a permanent plaque will be placed nearby.

The St. Louis Zoo Association plans to purchase the site of the former Forest Park Hospital, which sits across Interstate 64 from the zoo.

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One of the key players in the effort to bring a China Hub to Lambert Airport now says that St. Louis has probably missed the opportunity.