Arrest Made in Shooting Death of East St. Louis ManJames A. Moore, 23, of Madison, is now charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of obstructing justice.
Missouri Candidates for Governor Gather at State FairMost of Missouri's potential Republican candidates for governor expressed opposition Thursday to raising taxes for transportation funding, as they gathered under the same tent with other politicians to shake hands with voters at the Missouri State Fair.
Republican Sen. Dixon Enters Race for Missouri GovernorState Sen. Bob Dixon joined four other announced Republican candidates vying for Missouri governor in 2016, touting his Christian faith and conservative views during an announcement Monday on the front porch of his Springfield home.
Illinois Legislation Would Allow For Regional Concealed Carry Laws Downstate legislators are generally in favor of a broad concealed carry measure, whereas those from Chicago and the suburbs want a tight law.
Woman Steals Millions from Ronald Reagan's HometownA northern Illinois woman accused of misappropriating more than $53 million from a city where she served as comptroller now faces 60 counts of felony theft.
More Addicts Turning To Crime To Fuel Drug HabitsSuspect in Madison County reportedly stole $7,000 worth of goods in string of home break-ins.
Thieves From The Big City Seek Small-Town VictimsRash of burglaries in rural Madison County target electronics, guns.
'Creative Bookkeeping' Prevents Illinois LayoffsOfficials tinkered with the budget to come up with extra money which Quinn can use to run seven state facilities he had planned on closing.