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Illinois

Rauner on budget: I won't be 'Mr. Popularity'

Rauner on budget: I won't be 'Mr. Popularity'Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says the next two years are going to be "very rough" because of Illinois' financial troubles and he won't be "Mr. Popularity" for a while.
  • Illinois
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

KC moves to recognize same-sex marriages

KC moves to recognize same-sex marriagesKansas City leaders are working to shore up its recognition of same-sex marriages from other states.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Politics

Bush 43: Jeb would beat our 'sister-in-law' Hillary

Bush 43: Jeb would beat our 'sister-in-law' HillaryGeorge W. Bush has joked that his family's close relationship with Bill Clinton makes the Democrat his "brother from another mother."
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Mo. lawmakers try to appeal gay marriage case

Mo. lawmakers try to appeal gay marriage caseMissouri's Republican legislative leaders are seeking to appeal a court ruling requiring officials to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Mo. court hearing traffic camera ordinances

Mo. court hearing traffic camera ordinancesThe Missouri Supreme Court is hearing arguments against city ordinances that use traffic cameras to ticket people for running red lights or speeding.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Mo. proposes bills for police to wear cameras

Mo. proposes bills for police to wear camerasTwo Democratic Missouri lawmakers who represent Ferguson are proposing that police wear cameras and undergo diversity training.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Chesterfield bans texting and driving

Chesterfield bans texting and drivingIt's now against the law to text while driving in Chesterfield.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Ferguson

Mo. state senator wants revisions to 'Use of Force Law'

Mo. state senator wants revisions to 'Use of Force Law'Missouri Senator Jamilah Nasheed is filing a bill to change the state's Use of Force Law.
  • Ferguson
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

Judge overturns Mississippi same-sex marriage ban

Judge overturns Mississippi same-sex marriage banA federal judge has overturned Mississippi's ban on same-sex marriage, but he is putting his order on hold for two weeks so the state can appeal.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Ferguson

Rand Paul: Politicians are to blame for Ferguson

Rand Paul: Politicians are to blame for FergusonSen. Rand Paul is using a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict the officer involved in the shooting death of Michael Brown to renew his call for revamping the nation's criminal justice laws and for ending a cycle of poverty.
  • Ferguson
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Ferguson

Obama: 'The problem is not just a Ferguson problem'

Obama: 'The problem is not just a Ferguson problem'President Obama said he would redouble his efforts to find solutions to distrust between law enforcement and minority communities, saying "the problem is not just a Ferguson problem. It's an American problem."
  • Ferguson
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Mo. lawmakers hopeful for agriculture bill

Mo. lawmakers hopeful for agriculture billMissouri lawmakers say they're reviving a failed agricultural bill that could help dairy, cattle and crop farmers.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

House GOP sues White House over health care law

House GOP sues White House over health care lawHouse Republicans filed suit against the Obama administration Friday, making good on a promise by House Speaker John Boehner to challenge President Obama's use of executive authority to implement the Affordable Care Act.
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
MLB

McCaskill makes good on World Series bet

McCaskill makes good on World Series betSen. Claire McCaskill made good on a bet with California Sen. Dianne Feinstein over the 2014 World Series.
  • MLB
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Ferguson

Nasheed demands Nixon withdraw 'state of emergency'

Nasheed demands Nixon withdraw 'state of emergency'Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed (D-St. Louis) is demanding Governor Jay Nixon to rescind his 'state of emergency' order to put the National Guard on alert ahead of the Ferguson grand jury decision.
  • Ferguson
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Koster announces self-imposed donation limits

Koster announces self-imposed donation limitsMissouri Attorney General Chris Koster no longer will accept campaign contributions from anyone under investigation by his office.
  • Local
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

McCaskill, Blunt upset with Keystone XL failure

McCaskill, Blunt upset with Keystone XL failureMissouri U.S. senators say they're disappointed legislation to complete the Keystone XL Pipeline has failed.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Local

St. Louis County sees record number of write-in votes

St. Louis County sees record number of write-in votesThe St. Louis County election board has officially certified results from the November 4 election. Election officials noticed an unusual trend this year as they counted write-in votes.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Senate defeats Keystone XL pipeline in narrow vote

Senate defeats Keystone XL pipeline in narrow voteThe U.S. Senate defeated a controversial bill to authorize construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, delivering a defeat to Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., by members of her own party.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Recount still possible for St. Louis County exec

Recount still possible for St. Louis County execRick Stream's losing margin for St. Louis County executive grew slightly after general election results were certified Tuesday, but the state lawmaker still hasn't ruled out requesting a recount.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Illinois

Sen. Mark Kirk wants voting investigation

Sen. Mark Kirk wants voting investigationU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk is requesting a federal inquiry into what he's calling "voting irregularities" and "mishandling of ballots" during this month's election.
  • Illinois
  • 1 month ago
Politics

House approves Keystone XL pipeline

House approves Keystone XL pipelineRepublicans in the U.S. House approved legislation, 252-161, for the ninth time to authorize construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline in a legislative push renewed by two lawmakers locked in a Louisiana Senate runoff next month.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Nation-now

Pentagon seeks billions to overhaul nuclear forces

Pentagon seeks billions to overhaul nuclear forcesThe Pentagon is asking for billions of dollars to fix the nation's nuclear force, which has been plagued by aging infrastructure and workforce morale problems.
  • Nation-now
  • 1 month ago
Politics

McCaskill won't support Reid as minority leader

McCaskill won't support Reid as minority leaderU.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, of Missouri, says she doesn't support Sen. Harry Reid as the Senate minority leader.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Blunt remains vice chair of Senate Republicans

Blunt remains vice chair of Senate RepublicansU.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, of Missouri, has been re-elected as vice chairman of the Senate Republican caucus.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Local

Mo. Supreme Court invalidates STL County foreclosure law

Mo. Supreme Court invalidates STL County foreclosure lawMissouri's top court has invalidated a St. Louis County ordinance that required lenders to try to mediate disputes with homeowners before foreclosing on their properties.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Gov. Quinn calls Rauner for first time

Gov. Quinn calls Rauner for first timeGov. Pat Quinn has called Governor-elect Bruce Rauner for the first time since he lost last week's election to the Republican.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago