Missouri

President Urges Healing
President Obama is calling for calm and healing in a St. Louis suburb rocked by the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer.
Speaking after four nights of clashes between police and protesters, Obama remarked that there's never an excuse for violence against police or for…
Missouri Man Faces Sentencing In RI Teen Sex Case
Defense lawyers are seeking a 10-year prison sentence for a Missouri man who pleaded guilty to taking a teen from Massachusetts to a motel in Rhode Island to sell her for sex.
30-year-old Stephen Ardrey of Springfield, MO faces sentencing in U.S. District Court today on charges of trafficking a minor…
McCaskill Rips Colleges
A survey of colleges and universities finds that many schools have gone years without investigating a sexual assault.
About 40 percent of respondents reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years...