St. Louis County

Pastors gather in Ferguson on November 14, 2014 to announce plans to feed schoolchildren if their classes are cancelled due to upcoming grand jury verdict (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

North County Churches Ready For Ferguson Verdict

Houses of worship say they will provide meals, education, and counseling to schoolchildren if classes are canceled.

11/14/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Nixon Announces Support of St. Louis Seeking Federal Promise Zone Designation

The Promise Zone Initiative partners local communities with federal agencies to accomplish the shared objectives of creating jobs, growing the economy, expanding access to a quality education, improving public safety, and increasing access to affordable housing.

11/12/2014

Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Missouri Urged to Not Appeal Gay Marriage Ruling

More than 3,000 Missouri residents are asking the state to drop its appeal of a federal ruling that overturns its constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

11/12/2014

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Many Missouri Counties Not Granting Gay Marriages

Despite a judge’s ruling that a gay marriage ban is unconstitutional, many counties are refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

11/06/2014

A campaign volunteer places a sign for a write-in candidate outside a polling place on November 4, 2014 near Ferguson, Missouri.  I(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Stenger Defeats Stream For St. Louis County Executive

Last-minute surge gives council member victory over state representative.

11/04/2014

Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Extraordinary Run on Paper Ballots in St. Louis County

The high demand for paper ballots is the result of candidates telling their constituents to vote by using the paper ballots only.

11/04/2014

A man wears a shirt that shows support of Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson during a rally on August 23, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Wilson shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown during an altercation on August 9. Brown's death sparked violent protests and looting in the St. Louis suburb.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Officer Darren Wilson Due to Testify in 10 Felony Cases

Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says five of the cases will be dismissed.

10/29/2014

Missouri Congressman Lacy Clay (KMOX file photo)

Clay Wants Wider Civil Rights Investigation

U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay is asking the Justice Department to widen its civil rights investigation in the St. Louis region to include municipal courts in the city and throughout St. Louis County.

10/28/2014

Rick Stream. Photo courtesy of Team Rick Stream.

Rick Stream Wants Traffic Court Overhaul

St. Louis County Executive candidate says state law could be changed to lessen local government revenue source.

10/27/2014

Casket of Michael Brown at his funeral service on August 25th. (Photo by Robert Cohen-Pool/Getty Images)

Expert: Autopsy Doesn’t Show if Michael Brown Went for Officer’s Gun

St. Louis city medical examiner Michael Graham, who was not involved in the autopsy, said it’s impossible to conclude whether a close-range injury meant Brown was trying to grab the officer’s gun.

10/22/2014

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