A majority of Missouri leaders in the Missouri Influencers project were in favor of the state joining 30 other states that have legalized marijuana for medical use. But dissenters include a toxicologist.
A federal judge has ordered Missouri to develop a plan to provide inmates who were sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for crimes committed as minors with "a meaningful and realistic opportunity" for release.
Lori Wozniak, an officer with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, slammed on the brakes of her police cruiser to get back at handcuffed suspects in the back who said “rude things” about her, police say.
Three researchers, including George Smith of the University of Missouri, who “harnessed the power of evolution” to produce enzymes and antibodies that have led to a new best-selling drug and biofuels won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday.