The Florence museum housing Michelangelo’s Renaissance masterpiece the David is inviting parents and students from a Florida charter school to visit after complaints about a lesson featuring the statue forced the principal to resign.
ROME (AP) — The Florence museum housing Michelangelo’s Renaissance masterpiece the “David” invited parents and students from a Florida charter school to visit after complaints about a lesson featuring the statue forced the principal to resign. Florence Mayor Dario Nardella also tweeted an invitation for the principal to visit so he can personally honor her. [...]
NICOLE WINFIELD and TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - A bridge connecting a vacant parking garage to the old Famous Barr building was taken down in Downtown St. Louis Saturday. Police say burglars used the bridge to loot the building. The unhoused use it to find shelter. The old Famous Barr building was once a grand department store. It is [...]
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - St. Louis City Police are investigating a homicide in the Greater Ville Neighborhood. A man was shot in the neck and abdomen on Sullivan Avenue near Vandeventer in north St. Louis. The man later died at the hospital. Police have not released any information on any possible suspects.
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - 20-year-old Jordan Walker is headed to the majors. The Cardinals expect Walker, the former first-round pick and the Cardinals' top prospect, to be on their opening day roster when St. Louis takes on the Toronto Blue Jays on March 30th. Walker showed out in spring training with a .286 batting average, [...]
This story was originally published by the Kansas City Beacon. In a vote watched closely in Kansas City, Missourians approved a statewide ballot measure in 2012 to return control of the St. Louis Police Department to the city itself. Just over a decade later, the Missouri legislature is debating multiple pieces of legislation to reverse [...]