Construction officially began Tuesday on the Whole Foods store and City Walk in the Central West End. “This is going to be a game-changer for this part of Euclid,” Ron Silverman with Mills Properties said.
After years of inaction, Illinois lawmakers have approved a historic plan to finally close the gap on the state’s $100 billion public pension shortfall, which is considered the nation’s worst.
State officials say a “suspicious letter” that caused an evacuation at Gov. Pat Quinn’s constituent services office in Springfield contained baby powder.
Kansas City police on Tuesday morning evacuated about 600 people from City Hall and closed streets in the area after someone called to say a bomb was placed in the building Monday afternoon.
Missouri’s two U.S. senators say their home state is the right place for Boeing Co. to build its new 777X commercial airplane.
A citizen is being credited with helping capture two men who allegedly robbed an Ellisville jewelry store, then lead police on a chase on Interstate-64 this morning.
Police conducting a well-being check on a man in Mascoutah Monday night found the man dead and his friend lying on a couch.
The House voted 62-53 in favor of the plan, sending it to Gov. Pat Quinn, who has said he will sign it. The Senate approved the measure 30-24 just minutes earlier.
Senators approved the plan by a 43-10 vote Tuesday. The measure now moves to the House, where lawmakers were taking up a major pension overhaul.
In hopes to sweeten the deal, St. Louis area construction labor councils have committed to work around the clock and forgo overtime to help Missouri compete for and win Boeing’s next-generation commercial aircraft, the 777X.