The conservative's choice for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, Michael Screnock, advanced to the general election along with Milwaukee County Circuit Judge Rebecca Dallet, who bested a liberal Madison attorney in Tuesday's primary.
A student in DeLand, Florida, has been charged with misdemeanor disruption of an educational institute after police say the teen brought a phone case that looked like a pink gun to school, forcing a lock down until police verified it wasn’t real.
An AR-15 rifle and a handgun were confiscated by officials at Washington University in St Louis. The guns were found in a fraternity house and a car, and belonged to the same student, who lives in St. Louis MO near Southern Illinois.
A New Baden IL man was charged with grooming and soliciting sex online from a child in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO. The "child" was an undercover officer, and the man was a civilian living on Scott Air Force Base in St. Clair County IL.
A man charged in a Fairview Heights IL attempted armed robbery case has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty in the shooting death of a man during the crime in Southern Illinois near St. Louis MO.