The Public Interest Legal Foundation reports 141 of the nation’s counties have this problem.
A 20-year-old woman is dead after using what authorities say was tainted heroin last week in Franklin County.
Authorities have identified a man found in the Mississippi River at downtown St. Louis.
A 40-year-old St. Louis woman isn’t dead, but she says she spent months trying to convince credit reporting agencies that she’s alive.
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.