SLU Investigates Report of Baseball Players' Racially Offensive Texts"Our baseball players are aware of the seriousness of this incident and what it means for our community and what it means for them as students within our community," Smith says.
Sen. Kirk Tweets Thank-You Note from Pres. ObamaIt included a photo of a hand-written note from Obama.
Next Illinois Government Holiday Could Be Obama's BirthdayThe proposal says Aug. 4 would be considered a ``legal holiday'' in which state government offices, schools and businesses can close.
Local Reaction to Justice Scalia's DeathUMSL political science professor predicts huge political fight over Supreme Court replacement
President Obama Plans Speech in Springfield, Ill.Gov. Rauner says he'll welcome February 10 visit to state capitol.
Pro-Choice Missouri Issues Statement On Colorado Clinic AttackThree people were killed Friday, & a suspect is in custody
USWNT Visits White House, Wambach RetiresSt. Louisans Becky Sauerbrunn & Lori Chalupny there to help celebrate
White Sox Fan Obama Rooting For CubsPresident says in e-mail, "They're due. They've got great young players, and I'm a Maddon fan."
Syrian Refugees Say Previous Home Wasn't Even Fit For RatsWael and Jailan are two of the 40-plus Syrian refugees expected to resettle in St. Louis in the coming months.
Ban On Military-Style Gear Draws Mixed Review in St. LouisCongressman welcomes it, while former county police chief wonders while federal law enforcement isn't included
President Obama Launches Personal Twitter AccountFirst message sent Monday was, "Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account."
Lt. Gov. Kinder Blames Feds for 'Incitement of the Mob' in Ferguson"There is more racism in the Justice Department than there is in anywhere I see in the St. Louis area," Kinder said.