An Illinois appellate court ruled Friday that state employees should keep getting paid while they press a lawsuit prompted by the ongoing budget crisis.
They’ve lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the National Guard — and still the violence erupts nightly in the town of Ferguson, Missouri.
Includes customers in Glen Carbon and all of SIU-Edwardsville.
New union president was elected by narrow margin, then extra ballots were found.
It’s been four decades since changes were last made to Missouri law.