Lawsuit Against St. Louis Minimum Wage Hike In Court TuesdaySt. Louis is 10 days away from a minimum wage increase to $8.25, and eventually up to $11 per hour in 2018.
Illinois County Sues the State For Not Funding Emergency 911 SystemA St. Clair County Board Chairman says the state owes his county six million dollars and this may not be the only lawsuit.
21 Missouri Senators Oppose Nixon's Stadium BondsThey say without a public vote they won't support the bonds, KMOX's correspondent isn't confident the bonds will sell.
Illinois Schools Back Rauner's Plan to Undo School MandatesThe plan is to eliminate state mandates that they say sometimes forces them to lay off reading instructors.
WalletHub Ranking Finds Illinois is a Happier State Than MissouriThe personal finance website measured things like emotional and physical health, safety concerns, obesity and divorce rates and income levels.
Senator Wants to Bring Back Capital Punishment to IllinoisState Senator Bill Haine says he is going to file a bill to reinstate the death penalty for those who kill a police officer or who commit multiple murders.
Spike in St. Louis Federal Gun Cases From Violence, Felons' RightsA U.S. Attorney says he receives 20 new gun cases every month, many of which usually wouldn't have gone past state courts.
Bankrate: Illinois Beats Missouri As a Better State for DriversMissouri ranked 33 in the nation and Illinois is 16.
Registered Voters Exceed Population in 17 Illinois CountiesThe Public Interest Legal Foundation reports 141 of the nation's counties have this problem.
Tax Amnesty Offered to Missourians TuesdayIt's estimated 350,000 taxpayers could be eligible for the program.
Poll Shows Voters Want to Decide on Public Money for StadiumHouse Budget Chairman says he will block any money in the state budget for payments on a new stadium unless approved by voters.
Schaaf Stands Opposed to Funding for New StadiumSchaaf said he's prepared to filibuster if need be to prevent a vote on the Senate floor.