St. Louis Desegregation Program Drawing to a CloseIt has allowed more than 60,000 black students in St. Louis to attend suburban schools during the last several decades.
Report: Black Missouri Drivers Still Get Stopped More OftenFurthermore, police continue to arrest and search black and Hispanic drivers at rates ``significantly higher than white drivers, even though white drivers are more frequently found to have contraband,'' according to Koster's analysis.
Man Pleads Guilty to Making Online Threats Toward MizzouSentencing is set for June 16.
Family Claims St. Louis Police Pointed Guns At KidsA family member says the car was pulled over for no reason other than possible eye contact with a passing officer.
Student Research May Rewrite Jasper County Civil War HistoryDukes says his research shows white Union soldiers with the 2nd Kansas Volunteer Artillery Battery did not abandon black Union soldiers of the 1st Kansas Colored unit when they were ambushed on the farm by 70 men led by Confederate guerrilla leader Thomas Livingston, as was previously believed.
Minority Police Group to Declare 'No Confidence' in Chief DotsonThe Ethical Society of Police lists four points of dissatisfaction, including the promotion of mostly white officers.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Faces Discrimination Lawsuit"Mr. Pulitzer I believe ... would say that this is wrong," Magee says. "That these hard working black men should be paid $15 an hour, same as the white guys."
Yik Yak: Students Accused of Posting Threats Against BlacksIt's been used by students at dozens of campuses to make offensive comments and threaten violence, and in those cases, the posters have been tracked down and arrested.
'Blue Lives Matter' Billboards Show Up In St. LouisPrivately funded messages in support of police officers are expected to stay up through November.
Wash U Study: Racial Disparity in Local Autism DiagnosesWash U child psychiatrist Dr. John Constantino says African-American children are also more likely to be misdiagnosed with a less serious condition.
Police Union: Circuit Attorney's Investigation Undermines PoliceJennifer Joyce disagreed with claims that she doesn't support local police and says she stands with anyone who wants to help witnesses come forward.
NAACP to Offer Free Legal Aid to St. Louis County ChildrenDetails of the program will be unveiled Friday during an NAACP-sponsored community leadership brunch near St. Louis, a week after the U.S. Department of Justice released a report critical of the county's family court system that handles about 6,000 youth cases each year.