You won't pay sales tax on certain items for sale in Missouri this weekend.
A sales tax holiday on clothes, school supplies, and computers runs today through Sunday.
Articles of clothing that cost $100 or less and purchases of school supplies that total $50 or less will be sales tax free. Taxes will also be kept off computers that cost $2,000 or less and computer software purchases of $200 or less.
St. Louis – Missouri Attorney General Jay Nixon is suing the Environmental Protection Agency, saying it is ignoring mandated reviews of air quality for lead, potentially threatening the health of Missourians.
The suit filed today in federal court in St. Louis seeks to force the government agency to comply with the Clean Air Act by reviewing the air quality standards for lead.
St. Louis, MO – St. Louis County police say a man died after they struggled with him. Police say the man in Glascow Village in north St. Louis County had just shot his stepdaughter and attacked neighbors.
They say they needed to subdue him by shooting him with a Taser.
St. Louis County police say the 9-year-old stepdaughter and two neighbors suffered serious injuries. Four police officers were also treated.
Police were called around 7:00 Wednesday night, after witnesses said the man shot his stepdaughter in the chest.