Posts Tagged: guns


Judge upholds assault weapons ban in Chicago suburb

CHICAGO (AP) – A federal appeals court has upheld an assault weapons ban in a northern Chicago suburb. In a 2-to-1 decision, a panel from the 7t...

University looks at gun violence as public health issue

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis are hoping a unique approach to addressing gun violence will help put a dent in o...

Double Shooting Near Downtown St. Louis Being Investigated

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  Police are investigating a drive by shooting near downtown St. Louis. Authorities say shots were fired from a moving car at 14t...

Missouri Republican wants to eliminate concealed carry law

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri Republican lawmaker wants to decriminalize concealing a gun without a permit. Representative Eric Burlison, of...

Stray Bullet Hits Woman In Her Home

St. Louis, MO  —  A 36-year-woman was shot in the chest Monday morning in a St. Louis neighborhood targeted for extra patrols by police starti...

Illinois issues more than 91,000 conceal carry permits

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois State Police say more than 91,000 concealed-carry permits have been issued statewide since the state began all...

Six dead in several shootings in less than 12 hours

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – One suspect is in custody after 12 deadly hours in St. Louis. This Thursday morning, just after 8 AM, a woman was shot an...

Drug evidence against professor ruled inadmissible

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri appeals court has upheld a lower court’s ruling that evidence of a marijuana-growing operation found in...

Police Shootings Not Counted Nationally


Opponents challenge Missouri gun rights measure

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Opponents of a gun-rights amendment recently approved by Missouri voters are asking the state Supreme Court to overtu...