Author Archive:

0

New Jersey racetrack plans fantasy sports betting

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey racetrack says it will soon offer fantasy sports betting. Monmouth Park officials announced their plans in a sta...
0

Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis civic group that promotes downtown businesses has told its members that the grand jury considering charges in the F...
0

Prosecutor indicted in Missouri crash

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury indictment alleges that a central Missouri prosecutor was under the influence of alcohol last month when he crashe...
0

Jennings School District closes on Monday and Tuesday

JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) – A school district that includes some students from Ferguson, Missouri, is calling off classes Monday and Tuesday, citing po...
1

Rauner wants quick decision on pension overhaul

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says he wants the Illinois Supreme Court to rule “as soon as possible” on whether a ...
0

Some Illinois schools make preparations for grand jury decision

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) – School officials in areas of southern Illinois say they’re preparing for a grand jury decision regarding the shoot...
2

AG Holder issues call for peace between protesters and police

WASHINGTON (AP) – With a decision by a Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury believed to be imminent, Attorney General Eric Holder is exhorting police ...
2

Battle brewing to lead Missouri GOP

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A battle is brewing over the leadership of the Missouri Republican Party as it looks toward a 2016 election in which ...
3

Police Union: Wilson does not expect to face charges

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A police union official says the suburban St. Louis officer who fatally shot Michael Brown does not expect to face cr...
0

UM Health Care to hire only nicotine-free employees

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The University of Missouri Health Care system is snuffing out tobacco users as future employees. The Columbia-based health ...