Nonn reports that Sholar apparently took his own life and was found Wednesday morning by his son, Edward Sholar Jr.
A motorist found a vehicle at the bottom of a 20 foot embankment off of an Illinois highway.
Both chambers passed their own versions of the bill, but the Senate partisan stand-off blocked even a debate on Friday.
Senate Democrats briefly relented Friday from a weeklong blockade to allow final approval of a bill reauthorizing $3.6 billion of annual health care provider taxes for the state’s Medicaid program. But that was the only bill they let come to a vote.
Many black women who were told decades ago that their babies died at birth at a St. Louis hospital are now wondering if their children are still alive.
A woman who recently reunited with her 49-year-old daughter filed a petition Monday seeking court files and adoption records that might shed light on what exactly happened in 1965 at Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, where the mother says she was told her newborn baby was dead.
Eighteen black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died at a St. Louis hospital are now wondering if the children could have been taken from them still very much alive.
St. Louis police have released the names of two women found dead in a duplex on Natural Bridge Road across from Fairground Park.
A 17-month-old girl is dead – a victim of what the Festus police chief calls the worst case of child abuse he’s ever seen.
Two Northern Illinois counties have been declared disaster areas by Governor Bruce Rauner after surveying damage from two tornadoes.