Politics

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Florissant Councilman Charged with Solicitation

A city councilman from Florissant has been arrested in St. Louis on a charge of soliciting prostitution.

10/16/2014

Demonstrators protest on Oct. 11, 2014, in St. Louis, the shooting death of Michael Brown. Civil rights organizations, protest groups and people from around the country were protesting the August 9 shooting of Brown, 18, which involved Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson in the suburban town of Ferguson near St. Louis. (Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Slay to Meet with Police Protesters

Young Activists United agrees to city hall session this afternoon.

10/16/2014

Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown speaks during a press conference at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Mother Does Not Want Him as Write-In Candidate

Lesley McSpadden says though people may be well-intentioned, her family does not need the additional drama in their lives.

10/15/2014

Missouri Congressman Lacy Clay (KMOX file photo)

Congressman Clay Announces Support for Steve Stenger

Bucking a group of local African-American Democrats who are endorsing his opponent, Congressman Lacy Clay announced he is backing Steve Stenger for St. Louis County Executive.

10/15/2014

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Missouri Agency Scaling Back Captive Deer Proposal

Missouri conservation officials are scaling back their recommendations for new regulations of deer farms and hunting preserves that were aimed at controlling disease but had prompted cost concerns.

10/15/2014

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Slay: City Job Applicants No Longer Have to Disclose Felony Convictions

Mayor Francis Slay says if a felon has already served their time, they should be given another chance.

10/15/2014

Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer (KMOX file photo)

Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen Cast No-Confidence Vote in Mayor

“I expected it. I knew what they were doing,” mayor Mark Furrer said. “I mean it’s no fun, but part of politics.”

10/15/2014

Steve Stenger and Rick Stream

Stream and Stenger Go Head-to-Head in Debate

The candidates for St. Louis County Executive – Republican Rick Stream and Democrat Steve Stenger – duked it out in a live debate on KWMU radio this afternoon.

10/14/2014

Police and protestors outside a Walmart store in Maplewood, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ferguson Protestors Make Several Stops During Moral Monday

Shoppers and a U.S. Senator were among those affected by the day of civil disobedience around the region Monday in reaction to local police shootings.

10/14/2014

Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer (KMOX file photo)

Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen to Meet

There have been calls for him to resign – now there are questions of whether Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer will show up to the Board of Aldermen meeting.

10/14/2014

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