Sally Scott, a soft-spoken 65-year old, isn't one to "go out and complain about things." But that's all changed this week as Freddie Mac tries to evict her, her World War II vet husband, and their "special child" Susie--who is developmentally disabled--from their home of 12 years.
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It's that time of the week. Time to vote for the local yokel whose words or actions you found to be most idiotic and/or despicable this week. And the nominees...1. The Feds: A brain-trust comprising DEA agents, highway patrol officers and U.S. attorneys this week sued to seize and shut down a Mis ... More >>
Timothy Kebel, 34, of O'Fallon, Illinois pleaded guilty to mail and wire fraud yesterday in East St. Louis federal court. His crime? Bilking eBay vendors out of more than $100,000 worth of tickets to the 2006 NLCS and World Series. Kebel admitted that he won 31 auctions for game tickets, completed t ... More >>
Image sourceIn a further attempt to balance the state budget, Governor Jay Nixon cut the Access Missouri Scholarship program by $50 million, leaving a comparatively-paltry $33 million in the program's coffers.
Access Missouri is the state's only need-based scholarship program, which provides ... More >>