Former Western IL Congressman Paul Findley Dies
Former Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Findley, who spent 22 years in Congress, has died at age 98.
Illinois 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana
Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed legislation making Illinois the 11th state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
W. Illinois alumni group wants president to step down
A group that represents alumni at Western Illinois University is urging the president to resign.
What Happens Tonight Hasn’t Happened in 49 Years
When the St. Louis Blues host the Boston Bruins in Game 3 on Saturday night, it'll mark the first Stanley Cup Final game in the city in 49 years.
Hudson goes 6 strong, Cardinals beat Phillies 5-3
Dakota Hudson tossed six effective innings, Jedd Gyorko hit a two-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Thursday.
Missouri governor signs bill banning abortions at 8 weeks
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed one of the nation's most restrictive abortion bills, banning the procedure on or beyond eight weeks of pregnancy.
Tornadoes Rip Through Jefferson City, Eldon
The Latest on severe weather moving across the central United States, as of mid afternoon Thursday:
Blues reach final for first time in 49 years
The St. Louis Blues were the NHL's worst team on January 2 at 15-18-4. On Saturday, the Blues will be playing in the Stanley Cup Final in Boston against the Bruins.
Ozuna, Carpenter homer, Cardinals split DH with Royals 10-3
Marcell Ozuna made Homer Bailey work. Then he made him pay. Ozuna and Matt Carpenter went deep as part of a four-homer barrage and the St. Louis Cardinals split a doubleheader with the Kansas City Royals by winning the second game 10-3 on Wednesday night.
Keller, Royals top Cardinals 8-2 in Game 1 of doubleheader
Brad Keller pitched seven-plus innings of two-hit baseball, Jorge Soler hit a three-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2 Wednesday in the first game of a doubleheader.