Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a plan that allows drivers charged with some minor traffic offenses to pay fines without a court appearance.
The Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association has hired a full-time executive director for the first time.
Four Russian nationals have been indicted for conspiring to travel from Russia to casinos across the United States, including several local casinos, to cheat at particular slot games using electronic devices.
Fallout from the unrest in Ferguson is impacting the nearby University of Missouri – St. Louis and has prompted a hiring freeze at the school.
Missouri places in the top 10 for most spending on health care, food and beverages, as well as people spending more than they make.
A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men’s chances of being homosexual, but the results aren’t strong enough to prove it.
For the St. Louis forecast area in 2014, there have been four tornadoes on the Missouri side and 11 in Illinois, for a total of 15 in the area.
Three people were killed in a SUV-train collision in Vandalia.
The race for Illinois governor is getting attention from the highest office in the land.
A Friday afternoon collision between an SUV and a school bus on Interstate 64 in St. Louis left several students from an Okawville, Illinois, elementary school with injuries.