Mizzou Basketball Just Misses Preseason Top-25 AP RankingDuke was the preseason No. 1 for the second straight season, as three SEC schools were placed in the AP's Top-25 ranking.
Tommy Pham Named Finalist For Hank Aaron AwardThe Hank Aaron Award is given to the top offensive player in each league.
Three Races, Only One Vote in KinochThere were three seats on the Kinloch Fire Board on the ballot on Tuesday, and only vote.
Ashcroft Begins Effort to Educate Voters on Missouri ID Law The law doesn't apply to municipal elections on Tuesday and April 4.
Nationals' Scherzer, Boston's Porcello Win Cy Young AwardsJustin Verlander's supermodel fiance, Kate Upton, fired off on Twitter with her disappointment.
Illinois Governor Vetoes Prison Room and Board LawsuitThey proposed the legislation saying the practice is unfair, overly punitive and Illinois collects less from the lawsuits than it costs to pursue them.
Rauner Asks Voters to Beseech Democrats for Budget ActionLawmakers adjourned their spring session May 31 without reaching a budget deal with Rauner for the second straight year.
Federal Trial over Ferguson-Florissant School Board Election UnderwayThe trial is expected to last the rest of the week.
Online Commercial Released to Legalize Pot in MissouriThe goal is to get a medicinal marijuana measure on the November 2016 ballot.
House OKs GOP Bill Blocking Planned Parenthood FundsA divided House voted Friday to block Planned Parenthood's federal funds for a year, as Republican leaders labored to keep GOP outrage over abortion from spiraling into an impasse with President Barack Obama that could shut down the government.
Iran Deal Will Survive in Congress Despite GOP OppositionIsrael also has railed against the deal, arguing that its conditions would keep Iran perilously close to developing nuclear weapons.
Midday Check on St. Louis Municipal Primary Shows Few ProblemsSome technical glitches with voting machines reported, and bad weather holds down turnout.