What do law-enforcement agencies do with the many illegal guns they confiscate during their police work or acquire through buybacks? Sometimes, firearms can pile up and take up valuable space -- and often departments destroy them. Thanks to a Chesterfield-based company, the actual process of destr ... More >>
Lil Wayne has just released his tenth studio album, I Am Not a Human Being II. It's been eighteen years since his first album: True Story as one half of The B.G.'z. In that time, he's been a lesser-known member of an embattled Southern hip-hop group, a scrawny kid, a mixtape hero, the greatest rappe ... More >>
August Busch IV had straw with cocaine in bedroom and pill bottles with illegal drug residue in bathroom.Update: At a news conference this afternoon, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch said that August Busch IV "refused" to cooperate with its investigation, and it could not file charges ag ... More >>
St. Louis Metropolitan Police DepartmentLaurence MaroneyUpdated 3:28 p.m. with mugshotUpdated 10:34 a.m. with information from St. Louis policeThe St. Louis Police Department says that last night's incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. following the Rick Ross concert at the Chaifetz Arena. Police s ... More >>
If you're still trying to understand the mind of Jared Loughner, the man accused of murdering six people and critically wounding several others -- including Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords -- during a shooting rampage Saturday in Tucson, look no further. Here's a video Loughner posted on his YouTub ... More >>
Image viaReal life Omar probably didn't throw crack into the storm sewer.Earlier this year, Daily RFT compared 25-year-old Reggie Moses to Omar Little, the fictional, shotgun-toting, Robin Hood of Baltimore from the HBO series The Wire.Back in June, Moses and three associates stole 600 grams of c ... More >>
(New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below.) The Constellations' Southern Gothic*Chemical Brothers, Further The Brothers' seventh album is an elaborate audio/visual project, with "interactive" videos a ... More >>
Milton "Skip" OhlsenClad in a beige jumpsuit stamped "Co. Jail", Milton "Skip" Ohlsen arrived in federal court this morning for sentencing on guilty pleas to being a felon in possession of firearms and mortgage fraud. Ohlsen's appearance before judge Henry Autrey was the defendant's first pu ... More >>
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