National news organizations are suing the state because the Department of Corrections withheld public information.
The question being asked in Jefferson City and around the state is why would Schweich take his life.
A spokeswoman for Mayor Francis Slay said the request for the reporter to leave was a mistake.
Jeff Roorda, business manager for the St. Louis Police Officers’ Association, later told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the AP “mistook what I said.”
The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there.
The U.S. government agreed to a police request to restrict more than 37 square miles of airspace surrounding Ferguson, Missouri, for 12 days in August for safety, but audio recordings show that local authorities privately acknowledged the purpose was to keep away news helicopters during violent street protests.
A South Florida judge is holding a hearing on a motion by media outlets seeking the release of police videos made after Justin Bieber’s recent arrest.
The Associated Press found ethanol production results in less land conservation and more farm fertilizer runoff.
Yesterday, the Associated Press reported that Nick Saban’s agent told Texas officials that the only school Saban would consider leaving Alabama for is Texas, and that success with Alabama put him under “special pressure.” The […]
Federal prosecutors in Missouri are seeking a 50-year prison term for a Roman Catholic priest who admitted taking pornographic photos of children.