On Thursday, August 10, between the hours of 2:00 and 5:00 p.m., the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center will host a job fair at the Missouri National Guard Armory, located at 1605 Cravens Road in Poplar Bluff. Applicants will be considered for the position of medical support assistant. Duties include scheduling appointments, answering phones, operating a computer, providing customer service, and receiving and indexing health and administrative information. Positions will be filled…"VA Recruiting Medical Support Assistants"
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice is switching parties to join Republicans as President Donald Trump plans a visit to the increasingly conservative state."West Virginia governor, a Democrat, to switch to Republican"
The husband of a Texas doctor said Thursday that she died at the bottom of the Grand Canyon after she ran out of water and grew dizzy from heat exhaustion on a hike with their daughter and a nephew."Spouse of woman lost in Grand Canyon says water ran out"
Six Indianapolis 500 winners headed to Gateway Motorsports Park on Aug. 26 for inaugural Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline August 1, 2017, St. Louis Region – Six Verizon IndyCar Series stars who drank the celebratory milk and “kissed the bricks” after winning the world’s most famous automobile race are headed to the St. Louis region this month. The half-dozen daredevils whose names now are permanently connected to The Greatest Spectacle In Racing,…"Six Indianapolis 500 winners headed to Gateway Motorsports Park on Aug. 26"
The health care law of the land has survived for now, but it needs help — and it needs it soon."Higher prices, fewer options lurk after health bill collapse"
George Clooney says photographers who captured images of him and his wife, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, cradling their newborn twins will be “prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”"George Clooney threatens prosecution over pics of baby twins"
For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babies avoid inherited diseases."In US first, scientists edit genes of human embryos"
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement after voting to begin debate on House-passed legislation that would repeal and replace Obamacare. The Senate now has the opportunity to consider amendments to the measure before it comes to a final vote. “Obamacare has left Missouri families with higher costs, fewer options, and less access to quality health care,” Blunt said. “With today’s vote, I’m glad the Senate is moving forward with debate…"Blunt Votes to Move Forward on Bill to Repeal & Replace Obamacare"
Late heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio is set to tour again in hologram form."Dead heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio to tour as hologram"