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Stories with person: Francis Slay
  • Tech firm Square to open St. Louis office, hire 200 
    Updated: Sep-23-15 10:39 am

    ST. LOUIS - The tech company Square has opened an office in St. Louis and plans to hire more than 200 people over the next five years, boosting the city's effort to become a Midwest hub for high-tech businesses.

  • New Missouri law ends Kansas City wage hike, bans others 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 8:36 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A new Missouri law blocking higher local minimum wages has stopped such efforts in Kansas City, although St. Louis still is moving forward with a recently adopted plan for higher pay, city officials said Thursday.

  • Mayor: St. Louis' welcoming Syrian refugees 'right thing' 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 8:50 am

    ST. LOUIS - St. Louis' mayor says accepting any of the 10,000 Syrian refugees President Barack Obama has announced the U.S. will accept in the coming budget year "is the right thing to do."

  • Chiefs beat Rams 24-17, finish preseason unbeaten story has photos
    Updated: Sep-04-15 12:36 am

    ST. LOUIS - The Kansas City Chiefs rested all of their regulars and still finished the preseason unbeaten.

  • Mayor gives 'word' at rally touting stadium progress 
    Updated: Sep-03-15 9:35 pm

    ST. LOUIS - Mayor Francis Slay attended a rally touting progress of a task force to develop a new stadium on the downtown riverfront, giving fans his "word" there would be a new stadium and the Rams would be playing in it.