US stocks plunged, Dow dips below 30,000 as inflation, recession fears mount

US stocks plunged Friday, capping four days of declines and lingering inflation and recession concerns. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 800 points before recovering at the close of trading, but remained below 30,000 for the first time since June. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 483.83 points, or 1.61%, to 29,592.85. The … Read more

Man jumps off balcony at the last minute caught in terrifying video

The long – and strong – arm of law and order saved one perpetrator from certain death. Heartbreaking video obtained by East 2 West News captured the moment a man attempted to jump – but was rescued – from an 11th floor balcony. The incident happened after a man and his girlfriend were involved in … Read more

Kremlin ally dies after falling down stairs; Another unexplained death among Russian officials

The former head of the Moscow Aviation Institute died after falling down the stairs, becoming the last prominent Russian figure to die in recent weeks. The death of Russian scientist Anatoly Gerashchenko, 72, was announced by the Moscow Aviation Institute (MAI) University in a press release published Wednesday. The university did not specify his manner … Read more

When will the leaves change color in Toronto this fall?

Temperatures are cooling and Toronto’s trees are beginning to change color as fall kicks in on Thursday. Maples native to southern Ontario will turn vibrant shades of orange and red in late September, ushering in fall while other tree species follow suit. Sandy Smith, a professor of forestry at the University of Toronto, said many … Read more

When St. Louis Leaves Will Reach Fall Color Peak in 2022 | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Soon the leaves will change and so will the view. Most St. Louisans know that our metro area has 12 seasons instead of four: winter, foolish spring, second winter, spring of deception, third winter, the pollen, true spring, summer, hell’s front porch, false fall, second summer, and true autumn. It is heavy. … Read more

Dow falls amid expected rate hike, Ford falls more than 12%

US stocks plunged a day earlier than the expected Federal Reserve rate hike on Tuesday. The Fed is expected to raise interest rates by at least 0.75% in a bid to stifle inflation, which has raised concerns among investors amid a potential recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 313.45 points, or 1.01%, to 30,706.23. … Read more

Post Malone Jokes About Viral St. Louis Fall At Recent Concert | Music news and interviews | St. Louis

A day after his fall midway through the concert in St. Louis, Post Malone takes his now-viral fall with big strides. The rapper fell halfway through his concert in St. Louis on Saturday through an open hatch. He fell through the hole where his guitar was stored. The fall had bruised Malone’s ribs, but that … Read more

Here’s how it works and how you can see it

Twice a year, during the spring and fall equinoxes, the rising and setting sun aligns with Chicago’s east-west street pattern, creating spectacular photo opportunities as the sun frames the Chicago skyline. The fall equinox is Thursday. Look west just before sunset, said Michelle Nichols, principal educator of the Adler Planetarium. The effect is visible about … Read more

VIDEO: Post Malone falls into hole in stage at St. Louis concert | Music news and interviews | St. Louis

Post Malone did it hard last night at this St. Louis show at Enterprise Center. The beloved rapper was in the act of giving the audience an energetic performance when he made a misstep and fell through an opening used earlier in the show to lower his guitar. Posty went down hard and it was … Read more

Toronto gets an outdoor pumpkin patch with hay bales and wood-fired food

Fall is just around the corner and that means the return of seasonal favorites like pumpkin spice lattes, Halloween and pumpkin patches. If out-of-town patches are too far to visit, don’t worry — there will be one in Toronto this year. The southwest corner of Bathurst and Richmond Streets is being transformed for the third … Read more