http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Friday, August 5, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-august-5-2011 <p><strong>Mo. Gross Revenue Up Slightly</strong></p><p>Missouri&rsquo;s gross revenue collection in July was up by&nbsp;.6 percent as compared to July 2010.</p><p>The revenue increase is driven by strong individual income tax collection, which was up 9.3 percent over the same time last year. Sales taxes remain stagnant, according to state budget director Linda Luebbering. She blames low sales tax collection on a stubbornly high unemployment rate.</p> Fri, 05 Aug 2011 14:24:01 +0000 Julie Bierach, The Associated Press & KRCU 1809 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, August 5, 2011