Richard Strong (KMOX file photo)

Execution Set for Tonight for Bonne Terre Stabbing

Richard Strong will die within 24-hours after 6 p.m. for a double homicide in 2000.


Andre Cole

NAACP and ACLU Ask Gov. Nixon to Halt Execution

Advocators are asking Gov. Nixon to stop today’s scheduled execution of Andre Cole.


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Keidel: The NFL, ‘N’ Word, And Censorship

The 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.


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The Affordable Care Act Leaves Big Decisions for Small Business Owners

Small business owners only have half a year left before the Affordable Care Act mandates take effect.



Build-A-Bear Agrees to Penalty Over Toy Chair

The company agreed to pay a $600,000 civil penalty over allegations their product caused injuries.


Mike Farrell

Quinn’s Death Penalty Decision Gets Thumbs Up From Actor

Mike Farrell praises end of Ill. death penalty.


Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon

Nixon Received ‘Hundreds’ of Pleas To Spare Condemned Inmate

AP: Mo. gov. got hundreds of mercy pleas


death pentaly

Missouri prepares for first execution in 2 years

Link execution still on; Missouri has the drug needed to carry out death penalty.


Mo. death penalty foes seek Nixon intervention

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) –  Death penalty opponents and the attorney for a man convicted and sentenced to death in a 1994 murder-for-hire plot are asking Gov. Jay Nixon to stop what would be Missouri’s first execution […]