St. Louis Murder Count Now At 171

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  The city’s murder rate continues to climb. This comes after police say two men were shot to death Tuesday night along the 2600 block of California in south St. Louis.  The names of the victims haven’t been released. There’s no word of any arrests This brings the city’s murder count to…

Students move Planned Parenthood discussion after concerns

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A group of St. Louis University law school students moved a previously scheduled discussion about Planned Parenthood off school property Tuesday after feeling external pressure from the university. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1GKFZ9A ) the university’s chapter of Law Students for Reproductive Justice had planned to host a discussion centered…

Missouri revenues up 3 percent from last fiscal year

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri officials say revenues for the fiscal year that started July 1 are about 3 percent higher than they were in 2015. Acting budget director Dan Haug says individual income tax collections are up 6.2 percent for the July-through-October period this year, going from $1.8 million in FY 2015 to…