Aldermen President Halts Approval of New Homeless ShelterLewis Reed says area residents were not given enough time or notice to give input.
Lawmakers OK Grace Period for Late License RegistrationIllinois lawmakers have voted to require extra time for motorists to renew license plates if state officials don't notify them.
Creve Coeur Approves Ban on Outdoor Smoking, E-CigsThe ordinance bans smoking in outdoor dining areas, outdoor seating and service areas open to the public.
Automatic Voter Registration Plan Gets House OKSupporters predict expanding the franchise to 2 million people. Republicans fear a ploy to gin up Democrats to flood polling places.
CBS, NYT Survey: America Split on Transgender Bathroom RulesThe results were also sorted by the voter's gender, age, geographic location and others.
Illinois Senate Approves $454 Million More for CollegesLawmakers approved the bill on a near unanimous vote and sent the measure to the House, which can take it up as soon as Tuesday when state representatives return to Springfield.
Missouri House Advances Bill to Expand Castle Doctrine LawDemocratic opponents say the legislation encourages use of deadly force.
Pressure Builds Ahead of MO Religious Objections VoteMissouri House Panel vote expected this week.
Mizzou Graduate Student Workers to Vote on UnionizationGraduate student workers with photo identification can vote.
Voters to Decide on Finance Plan for MSD Project A plan to finance a $ 900 million infrastructure project that MSD is required to undertake is proposition Y on Tuesday's ballot.
U.City Officials Say 'Yes' to New Police HeadquartersThe current headquarters was recently condemned due to the presence of mold and asbestos.
Missouri House Votes to Override Governor's Budget LimitsLawmakers voted Wednesday to release $575,000 for the Missouri Scholars and Fine Arts academies, two summer programs for gifted students.