Amanda Wheeler and Sally McVey have a chance to apply their education with internships at the Missouri State Capitol. Both girls drive to the capital every Tuesday and Thursday to experience the fast-paced world of Missouri politics.
Video of a February incident in which officers killed one dog and injured another has gone viral and prompted death threats against the officers involved.
The state division of tourism has no plans to spend money on the Tour of Missouri bicycle event next year, even though the Missouri legislature budgeted $1 million to help fund the event. The bike race could continue if private funds are raised.