Imprisoned Hastert Fights for Tax-Covered PensionThe ex-U.S. House speaker is now pointing to a technicality to argue that a state body should restore his $17,000-a-year teacher's pension that it yanked after his April 27 sentencing.
St. Louis Archdiocese Settles Wrongful Death LawsuitThe lawsuit was filed by the parents of a Florissant man who committed suicide years after he was allegedly abused by a Catholic priest.
Missouri Governor Pardons 7 More in Final Months in OfficeThey all served their sentences.
Hastert Wants Victim's Suit Over Unpaid Hush Money TossedThe judge overseeing the civil case asked for written responses on Hastert's motion to dismiss by Aug. 29,
Police: Hotel Security Guard Broke Into Room, Groped WomanA security guard at a St. Louis hotel is facing charges after allegedly breaking into a woman's room and groping her as she slept.
Missouri Man Sentenced to 527 Years for Child Sexual AbuseDuring sentencing, Circuit Court Judge Wesley Dalton said Boston's case was the worst case he has seen in his career.
Man Sues Archdiocese of St. Louis Alleging Abuse by PriestA Kansas City, Missouri, man has filed a suit against the Archdiocese of St. Louis, saying he was the victim of repeated sexual abuse by a now deceased priest.
Police Say Suspect Left Phone Number at Crime SceneA suburban St. Louis man is in custody after allegedly groping a woman and running off, only to leave his phone number behind.
Missouri High Court Weighs Sex Abuse Suit Against Boy ScoutsThe 35-year-old man, who is referred to in case documents only as John Doe, alleges that his scoutmaster sexually abused and battered him starting when he was about 12 years old in 1992 and that it continued until 1997.
Woman Accused of Abusing Children Waives ExtraditionA suburban Chicago gymnastics coach accused of sexually abusing two children with disabilities during a trip to Georgia for a competition has waived extradition from Illinois.
SNAP Dissatisfied with Pope on Abuse CrisisLocal clergy abuse survivors aren’t happy with what they are hearing from Pope Francis so far during his visit to the United States.
Priest Sues Accuser After Sex Abuse Charges DroppedA St. Louis priest who was accused of sexually abusing a boy in a Catholic school bathroom before the charges were dropped earlier this month is suing the alleged victim's parents, police and a victim's rights group.