Stories By Dominic Genetti

  • Woman believed to be dead is found alive at funeral home The woman in her mid-60s had been living at the facility since late-December 2022
  • China's officials say it's a weather balloon that went astray, but the United States has adamantly said it's a surveillance balloon that is illegally flying in the country's airspace.
  • Hey Gen Z, here's why today is 'The Day The Music Died' When rock and roll came to be in the 1950s it wasn't exactly welcomed. It was referred to as "the devil's music," and just a "craze" — something temporary for kids to enjoy and get over, but that was not the case.
  • 15 Music stars and legends from St. Louis The Grammy Awards are Sunday evening, and St. Louis has had a fair share of natives and residents that have taken the gold gramaphone home. Here are 15 musicians and singers from St. Louis you may or may not have heard of.
  • 6 more weeks of winter according to Punxsutawney Phil Other states such as Michigan and Ohio have their own official groundhogs to rely on.
  • 2023 Rock Hall nominees include Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow Inductees will be announced in May and the ceremony will take place in the fall.
  • Pro-wrestling event Saturday in Alton at Spaulding Hall Pro-wrestlers will battle in the ring this Saturday for various titles and bragging rights in Alton.
  • Bed, Bath & Beyond closing 87 more stores Bed, Bath & Beyond announced Wednesday that more stores will be closing in addition to the 150 that were announced last fall.
  • New Batman, DC comic productions coming from new studio CEOs James Gunn, the co-CEO at DC Studios with Peter Safran, will be producing new Batman and Superman movies and much more in the coming years.
  • STL's James Gunn creating new Batman, DC comic productions James Gunn, the co-CEO at DC Studios with Peter Safran, will be producing new Batman and Superman movies and much more in the coming years.
  • Trump suing journalist Bob Woodward over interview tapes In regard to damages, the lawsuit says, "due to the actions of the defendants as set forth herein are estimated to be at least $49,980,000.00, exclusive of punitive damages, attorney’s fees, and costs."
  • Nephew of Michael Jackson will portray him in new biopic The title of the film, according to Deadline, will be "Michael," and will be produced by Graham King who also produced the Queen biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody."
  • Yuengling will be available in STL next month, report says One of America's biggest beer cities can now prepare for one of the country's most popular brews to be available at local establishments. 
  • '24' actress, St. Louis native Annie Wersching dies Wersching was born and raised in St. Louis before heading out to catch her big break in Hollywood
  • Iceberg nearly the size of London breaks from Antarctica This is the second major break off from the Brunt Ice Shelf in as many years.
  • Asteroid passing by Earth tonight will be closest ever "Asteroid 2023 BU is about the size of a box truck."
  • Man interrupts college basketball game to deliver food With just a little over 16 minutes left in the game, an Uber Eats delivery driver grasping a McDonald's order wandered onto the court at UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse 
  • Mini Fireball's don't have whiskey, now there's a lawsuit A woman filed a lawsuit against the makers of the popular liquor over what she feels is "indistinguishable."
  • 3 going to federal prison on drug charges Law enforcement conducted a search warrant and recovered more than 10 kilograms of methamphetamine.
  • FDA suggests new regulations for lead in baby food A 2019 study showed that 95% of tested baby food contains toxic chemicals and lowered the child's IQ.