Phillies http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Friday, October 7, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-october-7-2011 <p><strong>GM can move forward with expansion in Wentzville</strong></p><p>General Motors can move forward on a proposed $380 million expansion of its plant in Wentzville, now that a union has approved local work rules for the plant. <a href="http://bit.ly/obNHqz">The St. Louis Post-Dispatch&nbsp;</a> reports that members of United Auto Workers Local 2250 approved the four-year local work rules contract on Thursday. GM has said the expansion will create up to 1,850 jobs for the region. GM plans to build a new mid-size pickup at Wentzville as part of the expansion.</p> Fri, 07 Oct 2011 14:26:54 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2206 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, October 7, 2011 Cardinals win game 4 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cardinals-win-game-4 <p>David Freese homered, doubled and drove in four runs as the Cardinals tagged playoff nemesis Roy Oswalt and beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3&nbsp;Wednesday night, forcing a deciding fifth game in their NL division series.</p><p>Edwin Jackson recovered from a rocky beginning to win his first playoff start with six solid innings. Jason Motte worked a perfect ninth for his second save of the series.</p> Thu, 06 Oct 2011 10:18:59 +0000 The Associated Press 2195 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cardinals win game 4 Morning headlines: Tuesday, October 4, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-tuesday-october-4-2011 <p><strong>Obama to visit St. Louis today</strong></p><p>Following a speech in Dallas promoting his jobs bill,&nbsp;President Obama&nbsp;will attend two private fundraisers in St. Louis&nbsp;, one at a downtown hotel on behalf of the Democratic National Committee, and the other at the home of Tom Carnahan, the brother of Congressman Russ Carnahan and Secretary of State Robin Carnahan.</p> Tue, 04 Oct 2011 14:16:54 +0000 Julie Bierach, Bill Raack & The Associated Press 2179 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Tuesday, October 4, 2011