Missouri Senate OKs Budget Cutting Immigrant ScholarshipsMissouri students living in the U.S. illegally would not be able to receive state-funded scholarships under a budget proposal senators approved Tuesday.
Top Ten Stories Of 2014The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local's top ten news stories of 2014.
Missouri Bill Requires Check of Employee Resident StatusAll Missouri employers would be required to use a federal verification system to check employees' legal resident status under legislation introduced Monday that's aimed at curbing the number of immigrants working illegally in the state.
Charges: Impostor Changes Name of ID Theft VictimA Mexican man living unlawfully in the United States for decades was arrested Tuesday in an identity theft scheme so ingenious prosecutors say a court unwittingly changed the name of the U.S. citizen whose identity he assumed to his own real name.
Gov. Nixon: Illegal Immigrant Children Don't Strain State ResourcesGov. Jay Nixon says children who ended up in Missouri after the recent immigrant surge have not been putting a strain on state resources.
Quinn 'Deeply Concerned' About Child ImmigrantsSo far this year, Illinois has received 305 unaccompanied children stopped at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Mosaic Project Aims to Make St. Louis More Attractive to ImmigrantsA St. Louisan was tapped by Mark Zuckerberg to lead the Facebook billionaire's efforts to get immigration reform passed.
U.S. Changes Mind About Deporting Missouri WomanKomdown "Dow" Boyer faced deportation after losing her green card because of a felony theft conviction.
35 Illegal Immigrants Arrested in Month-Long OperationMost of the the 35 are from Mexico, but others are from Guatemala, Nigeria, Italy, Cuba, Brazil, Bosnia-Herzegovina, El Salvador and Algeria.
Overnight America Podcast: February 2nd, 2014 - Kenneth Womack, Nial Stanage
Effort To Halt Deportation Of KC Man Fails Authorities have deported a 41-year-old man who was the focus of Kansas City group's effort to keep him from being sent back to Mexico.
Overnight America Podcast: December 4th, 2013 - Zack Dennis, Niall Stanage