David Ellefson, bassist of the thrash metal band Megadeth, is a student in the online seminary program operated by the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.
Nixon’s proposed budget for next year reduces expenses by $508 million in ways designed to produce as little uproar as possible, but the state’s colleges and universities absorb a body blow.
A communication error between red-light camera company and Missouri's municipal court system resulted in about 1,000 people being incorrectly accused of unpaid violations.
According to an IRS estimate, Americans owed $450 million more in income taxes than they actually paid in tax year 2006. That could add up to $4.5 trillion over 10 years — more than what is required to bring federal deficits under control.
The extra revenues obtained from the proposed amendment could increase the state's reserves or allow for a tax cut.