709-Carat Diamond Found By Pastor Sold To Benefit The PoorAccording to local reports, Momoh's failure to have a proper mining license at the time of the discovery means he will only receive 41 percent of the $6.5 million
Investment Adviser Sentenced for Scheme in St. Louis AreaFederal prosecutors say 53-year-old Mark Stafford, of O'Fallon, defrauded more than 30 people by promising returns up to 20 percent.
Missouri Pastor Pleads Guilty in Investment Fraud CaseFifty-two-year-old Mark Q. Stafford of O'Fallon Missouri pleaded guilty Wednesday in St. Louis.
Congregation Returns to St. Louis Church Damaged by ArsonistServices took place Sunday at the Greater St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church for the first time since the building was nearly destroyed in a fire in July.
Destroyed Ferguson Boutique is Better Than EverJuanita Morris moved to a better storefront and sales are better than ever.
North St. Louis Church Damaged By Arson, Racist GraffitiInvestigators say a gasoline-soaked tire was thrown through the window of main sanctuary.
East STL Firefighters Save 82-Year-Old, Only Seconds to Spare"At the time the floor became spongy and holes developed in the floor, but it was feeling like it was going to give away," Blackmon says.
Missouri Pastor Pleas Guilty to Fraud, Wants to Take it BackA Missouri pastor was sentenced to seven years in federal prison after admitting he bilked $3.3 million from at least 18 mostly elderly investors.
Former Florissant Pastor Charged in Theft of Church FundsThe former pastor of Lindsay Lane Missionary Baptist Church allegedly began having an affair and needed the church's savings to pay the woman to remain silent.
Pope Francis Warns U.S. Bishops Against `Divisive' LanguagePope Francis told U.S. bishops on Wednesday they should avoid ``harsh and divisive'' language and create a church with the warmth of a ``family fire'' as he laid out a vision for American Catholicism far from the defensive stands on social issues that have put church leaders at the center of the culture wars.
Missouri Pastor Gets 7 Years for $3.3M Investment Scheme A pastor who admitted bilking $3.3 million from at least 18 mostly elderly investors was ordered Wednesday to spend seven years in federal prison and repay the victims
Pastor Claims Ferguson Shooting Suspect 'Set Up' By PoliceBishop Derrick Robinson of Kingdom Destiny Fellowship Church in St. Louis told MSNBC that he believes Williams was “set up” by police after meeting with him.