Lawmakers Question Response to Missouri Prisons ComplaintsMissouri lawmakers on Thursday questioned the timing of administrators' response to claims of widespread harassment in state prisons, an issue that's spurred outrage among some elected officials and led to a House review.
SLU Vaccine Center to Test Zika Vaccine on HumansOnce SLU researchers have initial safety data from the St. Louis trial, they will start up a second parallel study in Puerto Rico.
Local Disaster Planners Answer - What if it Happens Here?Police Chief Sam Dotson says the world is full of "soft targets", so there is no way St. Louis could become immune to an attack.
STLNFL Task Force: Kroenke Made 'False Claims' in 'Cruel Attack'"... the style in which their point was made was unprecedented, personal, groundless and unbecoming of a steward representing what we feel is the greatest professional sports league in the world."
Bookstore Co-Owner Defends Decision to Display 'Black Lives Matter' SignsThe co-owner of Left Bank Books has publicly responded to an anonymous letter the independent bookstore received in response to its window display commemorating the first anniversary of the death of Michael Brown.
Federal Report Faults Police Actions During Ferguson UnrestA Justice Department report summary has found across-the-board flaws in police's response last summer to the protests in Ferguson, including antagonizing crowds and violating free-speech rights.
Scottrade Center Reviewing Policies After Woman's DeathThe private firm Accu Care provides medical services at Scottrade. The company says it reacted as quickly as possible.
St. Louis Police Open 'Real Time Crime Center'The St. Louis Police open up the doors to their new state-of-the-art “Real Time Crime Center.”
Landfill Neighbors Urged to Build 'Shelter in Place' KitsCritical items include plastic sheeting, weather radio, food and water.
Strong DOJ Response To Ferguson Seeks Truth, Calm The U.S. Department of Justice has mounted an unusually swift and aggressive response to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Observers say the goal is to ensure that the truth about the killing is revealed, to ease racial tensions, and to reassure people that the investigation will be fair.
St. Louis SWAT Teams Step Up "Active Shooter Response" TrainingEvery second counts when a gunman is still on-scene.
Homeland Security Cuts Will Hurt Local Emergency ResponseSt. Louis looking at possible 40% reduction for 2012.