Unofficial final results show that repeal of the ordinance, which provided protection against discrimination in housing and hiring based on sexual orientation and gender identity, passed with 51.4 percent of the vote on Tuesday.
Frank Roland Jr. had been in hospice care when he died at age 81 on March 9. By then it was too late to remove his name from the voting ballot.
With about three-quarters of voting precincts reporting results, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel had 56 percent of the vote, compared to Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia's 44 percent.
Senators voted 25-8 on Tuesday in favor of a higher education budget bill that restricts state money from going to scholarships for students living illegally in the U.S.
A man whose son was shot and killed by a police officer in Wisconsin told a Missouri House committee Tuesday that independent reviews would be welcomed by good officers and police departments.
Under the measure, counties that meet various requirements, such as health and zoning standards that do not discourage agricultural operations, would get priority in receiving state grants.
Kansas City Mayor James Sly said he is not sure what else the city can do to stop juveniles from participating in the trend known as "put 'em in a coffin."
The expected increased spending due to low gas prices has yet to be seen, but that may change with warmer weather.
It reverses a lower court judge's denial of Larry Flynt's request to join a suit filed by death row inmates that seeks to force Missouri to disclose more details of its execution methods.
Spring warming and changes in where the jet stream carves a path in the upper atmosphere were combining to increase the chances of severe weather across the Plains on Wednesday and Thursday, the Storm Prediction Center said.
Spokesman Scott Holste says economic development nonprofit the Hawthorne Foundation is paying for Nixon's expenses.
A special council meeting is scheduled amid the growing realization that turning a profit for the Black River Coliseum is a daunting task.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is asking for help from the public in identifying a man who was fatally struck about six miles south of Farmington.
Just 12 percent of Ferguson's voters went to the polls in the municipal election last April. This year, three of the six city council seats are up for grabs.
Budget director Linda Luebbering said the proposed cuts would be magnified because departments would also get less in federal matching funds.
The judge's wife said her father-in-law plans to sell the zebra at an auction in Missouri.
William Mabie, formerly of Festus, Missouri, will serve five years on each of three felony counts of mailing threatening communications.
The agency is looking into both cases for possible hate crimes. Anyone found guilty of a federal hate crime involving bodily injury could face up to 10 years in prison.
The story of 18-year-old Brayden Travis, who is now in a coma at a local hospital, has been shared more than 330,000 times on Facebook.
Construction of Joe Becker Stadium was the leading project in February, followed by a $4.4 million permit for a Walmart Neighborhood Market in the tornado zone.