Late-Payment Penalties Cost Illinois Over $900M in 6 YearsOfficials from the governor's office said in February that they'd be willing to explore the idea of borrowing money to reduce the bill backlog if the Legislature passed a balanced budget.
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
St. Louis Ranks 58th for Best and Worst Cities to be a Driver A new national ranking lists St. Louis 58th on the Best and Worst cities to be a driver.
Saint Louis FC Advance in U.S. Open Cup to Face Sporting KCSaint Louis FC needed two overtimes and penalties to defeat Minnesota United FC and advance in the U.S. Open Cup.
Developer McKee Owes St. Louis City for Unpaid TaxesDeveloper Paul McKee hasn’t paid taxes to the city for two years on the 1,500 acres of land of the stalled NorthSide Regeneration project.
Springfield, Mo. Won't Lower Marijuana PenaltiesThe council defeated a proposal to limit penalties for possession of the drug and declined to place an alternative proposal on the ballot.
Missouri Lawmakers Push To Decrease Penalties For Marijuana PossessionPeople caught with small amounts of marijuana in Columbia usually only face a small fine and now a trio of Democratic state lawmakers want to make that the case for the entire state.
Springfield Marijuana Penalties Reduced, Sort OfThe council approved the ordinance Monday. But council members said they plan to amend the bill before it takes effect in 30 days.