Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese Settles Claims for $200,000The Catholic Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph has agreed to pay $200,000 to settle a lawsuit over a parent's claims that a pedophile priest took obscene photos of her two minor daughters.
Texas Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Seeking Sex with MinorsA 42-year-old Texas man who admitted traveling to Missouri to have sex with two minors faces 10 years in federal prison.
Illinois May Ban 'Conversion Therapy' for Gays Under 18Opposing lawmakers say this kind of treatment should remain a choice for those who want it. Supporters say it will remain a choice for those over 18, but minors should be protected from it because it is harmful.
Mo. Lawmakers Disagree on Murder Sentences for MinorsMissouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday.
Missouri OKs Ending Life Sentences for MinorsA bill that could mean reduced sentences for minors found guilty of first-degree murder is moving forward in the Missouri House.
Iowa Senate Panel Approves Ban On Conversion Therapy
Cardinals Sign Carlos Villanueva to Minor League DealThe St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have signed veteran right-handed pitcher Carlos Villanueva to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to the team’s Major League Spring Training Camp.
Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein's 'Where Nobody Knows Your Name'An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein's book, "Where Nobody Knows Your Name," which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.
Kan. Proposes Ban On Minors Using Tanning BedsHealth advocates and doctors weighed in Tuesday on whether Kansas legislators should take steps to prohibit tanning parlors from letting minors use their tanning beds.
St. Louis-Area Man Accused of Enticing Teens into ProstitutionPolice say on April 15th Morris lured a 16-year-old girl into prostitution via the internet.