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Stories with person: Francis Slay
  • St. Louis' mayor narrows scrutiny of Confederate memorial 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 6:05 pm

    ST. LOUIS - St. Louis' mayor has scratched plans for a formal panel to decide whether a three-story Confederate memorial should be moved out of Forest Park, instead calling on proposals from people or groups willing to perhaps offer up another public place for the landmark.

  • Vandals target Confederate monuments in half-dozen states story has photos
    Updated: Jun-26-15 6:34 am

    ST. LOUIS - Vandals have targeted monuments dedicated to the leaders and soldiers of the Confederacy, painting the slogan "Black lives matter" on memorials in a half-dozen states where the landmarks stand tall in parks and outside government buildings.

  • St. Louis says Dome authority can't build new stadium 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 7:46 pm

    ST. LOUIS - St. Louis contends that an ordinance requiring a public vote before city tax dollars are used on a new football stadium is valid.