US Charges 9 Iranians In Massive Hacking Scheme

By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced criminal charges and sanctions Friday against Iranians accused in a hacking scheme to pilfer sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and American government agencies. The nine defendants, accused of working at the behest of the Iranian government-tied Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, hacked…

Trump Says He Is “Considering” Veto Of $1.3 Trillion Budget

By LISA MASCARO, ALAN FRAM and CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump threw the massive spending bill into doubt Friday, saying he was “considering” a veto of the $1.3 trillion plan over concerns about young “Dreamer” immigrants and border wall money. Hours before funding for the government expires, Trump said on Twitter…

Police Release List Of Locations Where Girls Were Unknowingly Photographed In Bathroom Stalls

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  Police have released a list of locations where young girls were photographed in bathroom stalls in the St. Louis area. This comes after the arrests of Heather McDorman and Zachary Hamby for allegedly photographing an 11-year-old girl in a South County Mall bathroom on March 12th. Detectives have identified specific times…

McMaster Out, Bolton In As Trump’s National Security Adviser

By JILL COLVIN, CATHERINE LUCEY and KEN THOMAS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, injecting a hawkish foreign policy voice into his administration ahead of key decisions on Iran and North Korea. Trump tweeted Thursday that McMaster has done “an…

State Treasurer Eric Schmitt Launches New Business Initiative

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  There’s a new initiative for Missouri’s small business community. On Thursday, State Treasurer Eric Schmitt joined business and finance leaders at the St. Louis Regional Chamber of Commerce to launch the Missouri FIRST (Financing Investment in our Rural, Small Business and Technology communities) program, which revamps the state’s linked deposit program.…