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The Rev. Larry Rice of the New Life Evangelistic Center. Photo: KMOX

St. Louis Shelter Sues in Effort to Keep Operating

The Rev. Larry Rice’s New Life Evangelistic Center in St. Louis has filed suit against the city in an effort to keep its occupancy permit to operate a shelter for homeless people.

03/04/2015

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Former Chief Fitch Sees Lose-Lose Scenario for Ferguson with DOJ Action

“It will either bankrupt them by having to fight it, or it will bankrupt them by having to comply with it,” says former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch.

03/03/2015

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Chief Dotson Blasts Amendment Allowing Felons to be Armed

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is not blaming Circuit Judge Robert Dierker’s decision to drop gun possession charges against a convicted felon – he’s holding legislators responsible.

03/02/2015

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo: Getty Images/Scott Barbour)

Judge: Amendment 5 Allows Felon To Keep Gun

Rules new amendment makes laws restricting gun ownership unconstitutional

02/28/2015

Jaxon Adams and mom Tiffany (Facebook/Bring Jaxon Adams Home)

Another Mo. Family Fights to Get Son Back After Disputes with Doctors

“We felt completely helpless,” says mother Tiffany Adams.

02/23/2015

"Jury" finds McCulloch guilty. McCulloch talks about grand jury process, and says what just happened wasn't it. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Protesters Interrupt, Are Removed from McCulloch Speech at SLU Law School

St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar defended the decision not to more forcefully defend property the night of the Michael Brown Grand Jury decision.

02/20/2015

Demonstrators march through the street  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Officials: No Word on Federal Investigations

Ferguson City Attorney Stephanie Karr and Mayor James Knowles III said they have not been contacted by the Department of Justice about any findings, nor given a timeline for completion of the investigations.

02/19/2015

File photo of an inmate in handcuffs. (Photo by AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

No Release for Bosnian Mother Accused of Helping Overseas Terror Groups

A Bosnian woman accused of helping channel support to terror groups overseas gives up her effort to get out on bond and take care of her children.

02/18/2015

Jeff Roorda, Business Manager for the St. Louis Police Officers' Association (KMOX)

Jeff Roorda No Longer to Speak on Civilian Review Board Matters

Roorda will continue to speak on other matters

02/16/2015

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Man Charged in Ferguson Arson

Antonio Whiteside, 26, is charged with fire at Ferguson Market.

02/12/2015