VIDEO: 'Hero' Citizen Attacks Knife-Wielding Robber at StarbucksA customer of a central California Starbucks was stabbed in the neck as he thwarted an armed robber Thursday.
Mo. Auditor Releases State Health ReportMissouri Auditor Nicole Galloway has released a report examining the state's performance in some key areas such as the economy, education and health.
Budget Stalemate Effecting Towns in IllinoisEast St. Louis Mayor Emeka Jackson Hicks says already they've seen cutbacks in state-funded programs for the mentally ill, among others.
Missouri Expungement Fees Could Violate State ConstitutionA report by the state auditor cautions that the 2016 law could surpass constitutional limits on lawmakers raising taxes or fees without a public vote.
Jose Cuervo Throwing Cinco de Mayo Party in Mexico, MissouriTequila company Jose Cuervo is playing off the notion that the holiday is largely overlooked south of the border by throwing a party in the small Missouri town.
Rauner: Expanding Abortion Coverage Too ControversialRauner supports existing law, which provides coverage in cases of rape, incest and for health and life of the mother.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Nate Rainge, Wheelchair AthleteHe is a six-time Illinois State track and field champion, and he has earned a college scholarship for wheelchair basketball.
Plan to End Tax Break for Missouri Seniors, Disabled StallsRepublican Chairman Dan Brown said raising taxes on low-income seniors and disabled renters would have brought in between $52 million and $56 million in revenue.
Gov. Greitens Allows Religious Groups to Receive State GrantsGov. Eric Greitens is reversing a state policy preventing religious organizations and schools from receiving grant money
Rauner: Stopping State-Worker Paychecks Would Hurt FamiliesThe Republican governor filed an appellate-court brief Friday arguing that Democrat Madigan should have acted sooner.
Chris Hrabe's High School Spotlight: Mehlville Girls WrestlingThese girls 'took the challenge' and are thanking their dedicated head coach and welcoming male teammates.
Illinois School Districts File Suit Against State for FundingSeventeen Illinois school districts claim in a lawsuit that the state has failed to adequately fund public education.