Wikimedia CommonsThe New York Times reports today that "dozens of municipalities across the nation" have passed laws banning smoking on beaches and playgrounds, because citizens are sick of not only stepping on cigarette butts, but paying millions of dollars a year to clean them up.From the Times:
Police and prosecutors say they know who brutally murdered Cassandra Kovack. But no one has answered the question: Why?
On top of old Fairmount: Collinsville's humble racecourse is home to one of the nation's winningest Thoroughbred owners
Goodbye, free smokes. Goodbye, free money. R.J. Reynolds quits the club scene.
Enforcers of Missouri's campaign-finance laws would rather hide than seek.
With good guys like this, who needs bad guys?
Ralph Nader tries to derail the corporate-sponsored presidential debates with a lawsuit. Protesters have their own plans to disrupt the Bush-Gore affair at Wash. U.
Missouri's junior senator says he is a pro-consumer health-care reformist. But the insurance companies, HMOs and big business, which give him millions, think he's on their side.
Directed by Alain Berliner
School spirit goes haywire at the University of Missouri
a return to reality after the decadence and delirium of Atlanta
Co-written and directed by Michael Mann