Missouri House committee approves power plant legislation

The committee approved the legislation after adding changes to increase consumer protection. The bill was designed to help AmerenUE build a second nuclear power plant.

UPDATE: Missouri House panel considers early voting

The Missouri House heard arguments today in favor of a two-week period for early voting. Early voting would cost the state for an unnecessary convienence, critics countered.

UPDATE: Contaminated FEMA trailers were mislabeled

An error between agencies led to 13 formaldehyde-ridden trailers being mistaken for legitimate housing. They have all been identified and and are now being sold for scrap.

Florida woman calls 911 three times over McNuggets

A Florida woman became angry after McDonald's ran out of chicken McNuggets and called 911. Again. And again.

New York appeals court denies parents son's sperm

A New York state appeals court ruled that the parents of a man who died of cancer cannot use his preserved sperm to artificially inseminate a surrogate mother so they could have a grandchild.