BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) - Convicted killer John Middleton was executed by lethal injection at 6:58 p.m. Wednesday following the failure of various appeals on his behalf in the courts. He was pronounced dead at 7:06 p.m.
The Trenton City Council Monday night passed a resolution showing support for Governor Jay Nixon's vetoes last month of legislation, the City says, would significantly diminish voter approved municipal sales tax revenues.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Murder charges have been dropped today against a man from Chillicothe who was facing his third trial on charges that he killed his neighbor and wounded her husband, according to his lawyer.