Billionaire Activist Gives $1 Million to End St. Louis' Earnings TaxThe tax raises about $189 million annually, or a third of the city's budget.
Rams Make Round Of CutsTeam trims preseason roster ahead of final preseason game. DB E.J. Gaines placed on IR.
Gov. Nixon Vetoes Bill Cutting Welfare BenefitsThe Democratic governor described the bill passed by the Republican-led Legislature as "a misguided measure that punishes poor children" in a "zeal to reduce reliance on government assistance."
Chicago Police: Woman Cut Child's Throat with Power SawA police official confirmed media reports that a 52-year-old relative used a circular saw to cut the baby's throat, apparently because she wouldn't stop crying.
State Officials, Missourians Show Support for Fort Leonard Wood“If the proposal went through as it is, I mean, that’s 59 percent of the permanent positions at Fort Leonard Wood,” Kander says.
School Band Saved, But Teachers Cut from Granite CityThe Granite City Elementary and Junior High Band programs survived the budget axe, but not all teaching positions made the cut.
1-Year-Old Injured In Slashing AttackTwo others injured trying to break up assault.
Federal Grant Could Save Firefighter JobsThere's a growing optimism that the layoffs targeted for the St. Louis Fire Department will be postponed.