Missouri

(St. Louis, MO) -- Protesters are asking a federal judge to crackdown on police using tear gas and guns against demonstrators. The "Post-Dispatch" reports at least five people who claim they were tear-gassed while peacefully protesting in Ferguson were in court this morning. The...
(Parma Heights, OH) -- Parma Heights Police believe the man who set City Hall on fire was inspired by the Ferguson riots. City officials announced the arrest of Matt Janowski on Wednesday after he turned himself in. {ParmaArson1_1} Q...stirred him up 000:11 Sergeant Steve...
(Irving, TX) -- Aside from the new personal conduct policy, a potential franchise in Los Angeles remains a hot topic in the NFL. Commissioner Roger Goodell says it was discussed again at the owners meetings in Texas, but there's nothing to report yet. In need of new stadiums or...
(St. Louis, MO) -- Four Russians are facing federal charges that they hacked slot machines at casinos in St. Louis and East St. Louis. Court documents claim three of the men made several trips to the U.S. and used a device to predict winning spins on a particular model of slot...
(Jefferson City, MO) -- It could soon cost money to cross Missouri on Interstate 70. Governor Nixon has asked the state highway commission to study the use of tolls on I-70 including the collection of fees by private companies that would in turn upgrade the highway. Supporters...
(Springfield, IL) -- There's a burning question on who will be the next Illinois Comptroller. Judy Baar Topinka passed away early this morning and according to the state constitution, Governor Quinn has the authority to appoint someone to the position. But he's on his way out...
(Ferguson, MO) -- A Ferguson man is accused of shooting at a helicopter as riots erupted after the Michael Brown shooting. KSDK-TV reports 28-year-old Terrell Doss faces several felony charges, including assault on law enforcement, following the August 10th incident. Police say...
(Undated) -- Missouri confirms it has executed Paul Goodwin for killing his neighbor in 1998. He was put to death by lethal injection early this morning. He's convicted of beating former neighbor Joan Crotts to death with a hammer. His lawyers unsuccessfully argued that Goodwin...
(Berkeley, CA) -- Authorities in Berkeley and Oakland, California are looking for ways to keep demonstrators from taking over the streets for another night. Berkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan says his officers have been attacked by protesters. Tuesday's fourth night of...