Missouri Judge Stops Appointment of Nixon as Public DefenderAn order Thursday by Cole County Circuit Judge Patricia Joyce said only courts can appoint defenders.
Illinois Congressman Gives VA Mixed Report Card After TourThe VA Medical Center in St. Louis gets a mixed report card after a tour by an Illinois Congressman.
32 Missouri Women Profiled in New HBO Documentary on AbortionThe documentary gives a voice to 32 different women, some who regret their decision to have an abortion, and others who regret not having one.
Missouri Conservation Department Director Resigning in JulyA new director will be chosen by the state Conservation Commission.
Spike Lee on Mizzou Campus for Documentary on Football TeamLee's film titled ``2 Fists Up'' is planned for digital release May 31.
Council on Islamic Relations Blames Trump for IslamophobiaThe group is hoping St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch will issue charges this week against that Affton man accused of threatening a Muslim family last week.
Illinois Congressman Pressures VA to Hire Local DirectorsMike Bost is sponsoring a bill calling on the VA Secretary to deliver a plan to Congress in four months.
'Report Card' Gives Mississippi River Basin a D+The report by America's Watershed Initiative assesses categories such as the abundance of clean water, flood control and risk, ecosystem health, the economy and recreation on the river and its watershed.
Coleman Appointed to Missouri Utility Regulation PanelColeman currently is director of the state Office of Community Engagement.
Congressmen Ask for Permanent St. Louis VA Medical Center Director"I don't care how great your record is," he says, "120 days is not long enough to implement the improvements necessary, or even observe the problems, to say 'hey, can we implement these programs here?'"
McCaskill, Blunt Pressure VA for a Permanent St. Louis DirectorThe Veterans Administration has yet to explain why the St. Louis VA has had seven different directors in the past two years - what Sen. Roy Blunt calls "outrageous."
Director of State Dept. of Public Safety Dan Isom ResigningDr. Daniel Isom confirmed with Sen. Jamilah Nasheed that he will resign his post as the recently confirmed Director of the Missouri Department of Public Safety.