The Latest: Missouri Official Put on Leave Over Protest ActsA woman who was among University of Missouri employees whose videotaped clash with a student photographer during protests on the campus helped fan debate about free press is on administrative leave.
Board of Curators to Launch New Initiatives for CampusesThe Board of Curators will appoint the system's first chief of diversity, inclusion and equity officer. Each campus also will have its own such officer.
University of Missouri System President Announces ResignationWolfe said his decision to resign came from a place of love, and the university got to this point because "we stopped listening to each other."
Another Top Official at the University of Illinois Resigning
Top Missouri Senator Tom Dempsey To ResignMissouri Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey said Friday that he is resigning from office to launch a new private-sector career and spend more time with his family.
Missouri Legislator Accused by Interns Submits ResignationMissouri state Sen. Paul LeVota submitted his resignation Friday following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward interns, the chamber's top leader said.
Mehlville School District Loses Record Number of TeachersInterim Superintendent Norm Ridder says teachers have left for higher paying jobs in the Lindbergh and Rockwood school districts.
Missouri House Elects Speaker After Resignation Over TextsThe Missouri House unanimously elected Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot on Friday following the resignation of House Speaker John Diehl, who acknowledged exchanging sexually suggestive text messages with a Capitol intern.
Missouri Republicans Choose Richardson as Next House SpeakerMissouri Republicans have chosen House Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot following the resignation of House Speaker John Diehl.
Resignations Force County to Hire More OfficersSt. Louis County Police are hanging up the "help wanted" sign, as many officers with 10 to 20 years of experience are leaving.
Swyers Resigns from Monarch Fire Protection BoardSteve Swyers says when Board President Robin Harris spent $20,000 in taxpayer money on a newsletter that promoted his accomplishments right before the election, that was the last straw.
Two Police Officers Shot Outside Ferguson Police Department in Serious ConditionOne hit in face. One in shoulder. Shooter at large.