hannibal.net http://www.hannibal.net/apps/pbcs.dll/section hannibal.net delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:30:44 +0000 Morning Jolt: FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140424/NEWS/140429305/-1/news?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:57:56 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140424/NEWS/140429305/-1/news The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
While the proposal being issued Thursday won't immediately mean changes for the popular devices, the move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry.
The agency said the proposal sets a foundation for regulating the products, but the rules [...]]]>
Thursday's forecast: T-storm, High: 66 Low: 45; art by Cole Chidster http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429337/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:38:35 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429337/-1/news Two injured in church bus wreck near New London http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429370/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:45:47 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429370/-1/news

Ralls County averted a potential tragedy at 5 p.m. Wednesday when a church bus was involved in an accident Route V, one mile east of New London.
At 5:10 p.m., Survival Flight, based at Hannibal Regional Airport, was requested to respond. However, after first responders were able to better assess the situation, the helicopter’s response was cancelled at 5:20 p.m.
Initially it was reported there were three injuries. Later, [...]]]>
Business update: Apple increases buyback, will split stock http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429386/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429386/-1/news Foreign minister vows response if Russians attacked in Ukraine http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429410/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429410/-1/news South Korea ferry death toll hits 156 as search gets tougher http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429413/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429413/-1/news A celebration: HLGU to mark being Tree Campus USA site http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429498/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:45:00 +0000 DANNY HENLEY danny.henley@courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429498/-1/news Material on Australian shore examined in Malaysia Airlines jet hunt http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429491/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:10 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429491/-1/news Hannibal receives $1M-plus exposure in national magazine http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429499/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:42:57 +0000 DANNY HENLEY danny.henley@courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429499/-1/news Morning Jolt: Lupita Nyong'o named 'Most Beautiful' by People http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429506/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:06:11 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429506/-1/news In the news

People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014. The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday. Commenting on being selected for this year's cover, Nyong'o says: "It was exciting [...]]]> Wednesday's forecast: Partly cloudy http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429569/-1/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140423/NEWS/140429569/-1/news
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Waltons transforming a love of history into a family business http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429555/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:27:12 +0000 MARY LOU MONTGOMERY Marylou.montgomery@courierpost.co http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429555/-1/news
This combined family passion for the complexities of an earlier era have led [...]]]>
Recalling the days when 'hot metal' was standard for newspaper printing http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429560/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:53:46 +0000 MARY LOU MONTGOMERY Marylou.montgomery @courierpost.com http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429560/-1/news For an unidentified number of years, an undated and understated picture of the tools used in the hot metal typesetting process hung on a wall in a shadowy corner of the Hannibal Courier-Post business office.
The print, glued to a paper backing and displayed in a sprung, certificate-style frame, blended in with the newspaper office’s vast history, barely gaining a casual glance over the course of recent years.
Perhaps somebody who remembered the era that ended [...]]]>
Ipad winner http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429565/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:14:38 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429565/-1/news ]]> Business update: McDonald's 1Q profit slips as US sales decline http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429588/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429588/-1/news Seabed hunt for Malaysia Airlines jet stretches beyond week http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429628/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429628/-1/news Still running - Quarter-century-old car passes 400,000 mile mark http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429621/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:19:25 +0000 MARY LOU MONTGOMERY http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429621/-1/news Volvo years, Dolores Treat's car is middle age. While accumulating 400,000 miles on her 25-year-old vehicle is a big deal to this Monkey Run native, other Volvo drivers have amassed many more miles.

The recently marked milestone of 400,000 miles qualifies her car for the Silver Class distinction in Volvo 's High Mileage Club. To attain the Gold Class, she will need to keep driving it for another 100,000 miles.
Cries of anguish as South Korea ferry death toll tops 100 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429633/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429633/-1/news High court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429675/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:58:06 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429675/-1/news Morning Jolt: Biden says Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429697/-1/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:52:09 +0000 http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140422/NEWS/140429697/-1/news In the news

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

Standing alongside acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Biden called on Moscow to encourage pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine to vacate government buildings and [...]]]> hannibal.net http://www.hannibal.net/apps/pbcs.dll/section hannibal.net delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:30:44 +0000