Granite City, Ill. – A doctor in Granite City, Ill. could lose his license after a complaint that he performed an abortion on a woman who wasn't pregnant.
The Illinois Department of Professional Regulation will hold a hearing in June on Doctor Yogendra Shah.
The agency filed a complaint accusing Shah of performing an abortion on a woman in 1998 when she was not pregnant. The woman alleges that she went to the clinic believing she was pregnant. But test results after the procedure showed she was not.
St. Louis, MO – The American Lung Association is giving St. Louis air quality a failing grade.
The "F" is based on data from the Environmental Protection Agency for 1999-2001. St. Louis City, St. Charles, St. Louis and Jefferson counties, as well as Madison County, Ill., all recorded too many unhealthy high ozone days.
St. Louis, Mo. – President Bush's proposed tax breaks would cost Missouri $357-million in federal Aid over the next decade. That's according to a report put out by the The Economic Policy Institute and Institute for America's Future.
Some of the cuts include $68 million from education, $56 million from health care and $42 million from basic support for low-income Missouri families.
Gail Shumpert receives federal heating assistance known as LIHEAP.