Missouri

(Washington, D.C.) -- Congressman Rodney Davis says President Obama has a lot of big and bold ideas, but he hasn't laid out a plan to act on them. He says it's time for the president to back his words up with actions, especially when it comes to equal pay for women. Davis says...
(Ferguson, MO) -- Ferguson's first local election since the Michael Brown shooting is drawing very little interest from possible candidates. Tuesday's filing deadline has come and gone for the April 7 municipal election. Three of the city's six City Council seats are up for...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. Supreme Court will allow a death row inmate in Missouri to appeal his conviction. Mark Christeson claims his attorneys missed a deadline for filing court documents in his case. This meant his conviction was never reviewed by a federal judge, which is...
(Olivette, MO) -- The parent company of "The USA Today" is shutting down its local printing plant. Gannett already downsized the plant in Olivette from 70 employees six years ago to just 19 at present. In March, printing of the paper will be done at the "Post-Dispatch's" plant...
(St. Charles, MO) -- An Army reservist is dodging jail time after pleading guilty to scamming people with a phony fundraiser. Kevin Lane will instead get a suspended sentence for the scheme that had him arrested for collecting donations around St. Charles while in his uniform...
(Jefferson City , MO) -- A Missouri state lawmaker wants to limit the amount of time some public employees can be on paid administrative leave. Arnold Representative Rob Vescovo said he decided to introduce the measure after recent controversies in the Fox School District...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A St. Louis hotel manager who was shot and killed last week while on duty will be laid to rest today. Funeral services for Scott Knopfel will be at 11 a.m. at John Guggenheim & Sons Funeral Home. Knopfel was killed early Thursday morning at the Drury Inn...
(St. Louis, MO) -- The traditional Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances in St. Louis are normally peaceful. On Monday, a King Day event at Harris-Stowe State University was interrupted by protesters. Demonstrators accused the historically black college and clergy at the...
(Creve Coeur, MO) -- Creve Coeur Police say a University City man who was gunned down outside an AMC movie theater seems to have been targeted. Cops say 28-year-old Ned Booker was shot Sunday night when a car pulled up and someone inside opened fire. No one else was wounded...