Senator Wants to Bring Back Capital Punishment to IllinoisState Senator Bill Haine says he is going to file a bill to reinstate the death penalty for those who kill a police officer or who commit multiple murders.
Tax Amnesty Offered to Missourians TuesdayIt's estimated 350,000 taxpayers could be eligible for the program.
Hanaway Urges Stricter Penalty for Sale of Fetal OrgansRepublican candidate for Missouri governor Catherine Hanaway during an anti-abortion rally Tuesday said the penalty for selling aborted fetus remains should be a felony, not a misdemeanor.
Execution in Bonne Terre Tuesday for Murder 14 Years Agohe execution of David Zink, 55, is scheduled for tonight in Bonne Terre, M0., for the rape and murder of a teenage girl in western Missouri.
Execution Set for Tonight for Bonne Terre StabbingRichard Strong will die within 24-hours after 6 p.m. for a double homicide in 2000.
NAACP and ACLU Ask Gov. Nixon to Halt ExecutionAdvocators are asking Gov. Nixon to stop today’s scheduled execution of Andre Cole.
Keidel: The NFL, 'N' Word, And CensorshipThe NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It's probably the most delicate and toxic topic we'll ever discuss in sports.
The Affordable Care Act Leaves Big Decisions for Small Business OwnersSmall business owners only have half a year left before the Affordable Care Act mandates take effect.
Build-A-Bear Agrees to Penalty Over Toy ChairThe company agreed to pay a $600,000 civil penalty over allegations their product caused injuries.
Quinn's Death Penalty Decision Gets Thumbs Up From ActorMike Farrell praises end of Ill. death penalty.
Nixon Received 'Hundreds' of Pleas To Spare Condemned InmateAP: Mo. gov. got hundreds of mercy pleas
Missouri prepares for first execution in 2 yearsLink execution still on; Missouri has the drug needed to carry out death penalty.