NLEC Asks Court to Intervene in Shelter Shut-Down"Thank God we live in democracy here and we have judges that can overrule things," Rice says. "We just saw it happen as far as the President of the United States."
Homeless Shelter Faces ShutdownCity Hall ruled the facility is a "nuisance property" because of complaints of crime, loitering and public urination in the area.
Mo. Senator Pushes for Body Cameras on Nov. BallotSenator Jamilah Nasheed says she's been working for this ever since Michael Brown's death in 2014.
Residents Collect 2,000 Signatures, Try to Stop Apartment ConstructionJHB Properties is seeking to build 10 residential buildings, a community center and pool near Tesson Ferry and Bauer Roads.
Quinn's Term Limits Ballot Measure Falls ShortIn June, the Democrat launched a petition drive for ballot measures pitching a two-term limit and creating a citywide consumer advocate position.
State Board Approves Remap Item for Ballot, Pending LawsuitA measure that would let Illinois voters decide if an independent commission should draw political boundaries inched closer to the November ballot.
Online Commercial Released to Legalize Pot in MissouriThe goal is to get a medicinal marijuana measure on the November 2016 ballot.
Kansas City Petition Challenges E-Cigarette Use RestrictionThe deadline to turn in the petition was Sunday.
Petitions Filed to Allow Medical Marijuana Use in MissouriThe two petitions would ask voters whether to amend the state constitution to allow physicians to recommend the drug to patients with certain illnesses, such as cancer, epilepsy and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Landfill Neighbors to Deliver Signatures to Governor's OfficeMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon will get a visit Wednesday from some Bridgeton Landfill neighbors asking him to declare a state of emergency.
Mo. Voter ID Measure from GOP Candidate OK to CirculateA Republican candidate for Missouri secretary of state now can gather signatures for a voter identification initiative petition.
Effort to Recall Ferguson Mayor Falls Short, AgainSt. Louis County Republican Director of Elections Gary Fuhr says of the signatures that were rejected, "most of the individuals that were rejected were not registered voters."