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Latest on shooting of lion

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Zimbabwe has called for an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outr...

DOJ report critical of St. Louis County family court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice has released a report critical of the St. Louis County Family Court, alleging that black youths are ...

Cierpiot elected by peers to Missouri House majority leader

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri House Republicans have elected Rep. Mike Cierpiot of Lee’s Summit as their new majority leader. Cierpiot t...

St. Louis approaches five full days

(KTRS) – Daniel Boone is still atop a billboard at the corner of Washington and Sarah. He is will not come down until there has not been a murde...

Top Missouri state Senator resigns

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey says he is resigning from office to return to the private sector and sp...

Missouri lawmaker pleads guilty to DWI

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A state House member from eastern Missouri has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated in the capital city. State...

Illinois’ health law co-op among those struggling

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois’ only nonprofit health insurance co-op has struggled with low enrollment and financial losses. A government audit ...

Company recalls dry erase boards due to cut risk

NEW YORK (AP) – Acco Brands Corp. is recalling about 3.3 million wall-mounted dry erase boards after customers said they cut their hands, finger...

Report shows seat belt usage at all-time high in Illinois

Data for back-seat passenger seat-belt usage is due in October. Illinois law has required back-seat passengers to wear seat belts since 2012

Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – The Albuquerque Fire Department will undergo more training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a shooti...