What happens when you steal more than half a million dollars from the fire department you run?
In the case of Eric Hinson, you get to spend 35 months in prison -- and have to pay the money back.
Hinson, former chief of the St. Clair Fire Protection District and Ladue Fire Department, officials s ... More >>
On Christmas day of 2009, Missouri State Trooper Dennis Engelhard was killed in the line of duty while responding to an accident -- leaving behind his long-time spouse Kelly Glossip.
Now, more than three years later, Glossip is still fighting to get basic "survivor benefits" that have been denied ... More >>
LouFest 2012 has come and gone, and we have spilled one or two thousand words in the service of telling you our thoughts. But we are but one editorial entity, and there are no shortage of opinions out there. So we collected a few from the locals and visitors alike spending their weekends in Forest P ... More >>
Tim Fitch, chief of the St. Louis County Police Department, stood up at a press conference this morning and recounted the words of a local heroin user who was describing the very first time he ingested it: "I saw God."
That user, Fitch says, needed to see God "again and again and again," so ... More >>
John RhodesRhodes calls this photo snapped last night "Iwo Jima in Reverse"Updated with response from ATS Daily RFT just had an amusing conversation with Washington councilman John Rhodes. Rhodes was driving through his Franklin County town around 10 p.m. last night when he saw the damnedest site ... More >>
Another day at the office.Brian Nieves has dodged a bullet, so to speak.On Friday the Franklin County prosecutor's office announced it will not seek criminal charges against the Republican state representative involving allegations that he roughed up and threatened with a gun a rival campaign wor ... More >>
Nieves: In for an awkward hearing this week.Daily RFT exclusive...The attorney representing political campaign worker Shawn Bell in an adult abuse case against state Rep. Brian Nieves (R - Washington) has subpoenaed Nieve's wife, Julie, to testify at a court hearing Thursday. Bell, of Jefferson C ... More >>
YouTubeNieves in a campaign commercial telling Barack HUSSEIN Obama to go 'eff himself.The man featured in a Tea Party movie discussing the possibility of the "patriot movement" taking up arms against the government, stands accused of brandishing a weapon against a member of his own party.[View v ... More >>
Kornhardt was paid for the murder from the victim's life insurance policy.Eighteen years after the fact, the family of Danny Harold Coleman finally got some justice.
Yesterday a federal jury convicted James K. Kornhardt and Steven A. Mueller of conspiracy to commit murder for hire and murder fo ... More >>