ST. LOUIS (AP) - Forget digging out quarters and dimes. In parts of St. Louis, you can pay to park with your smartphone.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the city is testing the smartphone applications Parkmobile and Passport Parking in parts of downtown and in the Central West End.
The applications are available for iPhone and Android. Both allow people to pay to park through their cellphones, rather than placing coins into a meter.
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) - Lindenwood University in suburban St. Louis has dismissed a student who falsely claimed that she had been sexually assaulted on campus.
University president Jim Evans says Lindenwood is a safe campus and has a zero tolerance policy for those who commit crimes like lying about an assault.
Joanna Newberry faces misdemeanor charges of making a false report.