St. Louis

( St. Louis County, MO) -- A former grade school principal who was fired from his school after he was arrested for lewd conduct is now suing the Mehlville School District. James Walters filed the lawsuit Thursday claiming wrongful termination. He's asking for lost wages and...
(Swansea, IL) -- A woman is dead after she was struck this morning by a MetroLink train. Police say she was walking along the tracks between Swansea and Belleville when she was hit around 8:30 a.m. Passengers on the train were taken by bus to nearby stations. The victim hasn't...
(Jefferson City, MO) -- The chief of Joplin police during the devastating 2011 tornado is the new director of public safety for Missouri. Lane Roberts was sworn in at the state capitol on Wednesday morning. The state Senate confirmed Lane's appointment last week. Roberts helped...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A major corporation is thinking about relocating away from St. Louis. According to the St. Louis "Post Dispatch," Hardee's is considering moving its headquarters out of downtown and perhaps to Nashville, Tennessee. A company spokeswoman told the newspaper that...
( Ferguson , MO) -- Michael Brown's parents have filed a wrongful death lawsuit. The unarmed black teen was shot by a former white Ferguson , Missouri police officer, Darren Wilson, back in August. The suit, filed this morning against the city of Ferguson , seeks 75-thousand...
A civilian police oversight board gets the nod of approval from the St. Louis Board of Aldermen. The bill gives the board the power to investigate allegations of police misconduct, along with having input on police procedures. Some Aldermen say they oppose the measure because it...
(St. Louis, MO) -- St. Louis City Hall is open for business once again. The building was evacuated shortly after 7:30 this morning when an employee noticed a suspicious package near an entryway. Police found two other locations with suspicious items. After several hours of...
(Ferguson, MO) -- There is a reported standoff underway outside a home in Ferguson. Sources are reporting a call for a possible shooting resulted in the standoff. Ferguson Police spokesman Jeff Small says a call came out for a possible shooting in the 400-hundred block of...
(Clayton, MO) -- St. Louis County cops are quitting at a rapid pace. The loss of officers comes at a time when the police force faces a huge spike in crime and commanders are looking to fill vacancies. County police officials lost 34 officers last year and this year they're on...
CHICAGO (AP) — It smacks of desperation. And it's more a hunch than a real strategy. But when pressed, most...
CHICAGO (AP) — It smacks of desperation. And it's more a hunch than a real strategy. But when pressed, most...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 25 points and the Memphis Grizzlies took a 3-0 lead in their playoff series...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 25 points and the Memphis Grizzlies took a 3-0 lead in their playoff series...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two secretaries of state, Tea Leoni and Madeleine Albright, arrived arm in arm Saturday as a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two secretaries of state, Tea Leoni and Madeleine Albright, arrived arm in arm Saturday as a...