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UPDATED: Stericycle Reaches Agreement with Koster on Handling Ebola Medical Waste

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) – Stericycle released a statement saying it has reached a voluntary agreement with Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster “confirming that it has not, and will not, accept, store or treat Ebola-contaminated waste in its St. 209 more words


Capitol Perspectives: Political Transformations

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX Capital Bureau) – During my professional career, I have experienced two major political transformations that fundamentally changed our society.

Recent developments in Missouri make me wonder if we’re experiencing a similar transformation today involving gay rights — or, at least, gay marriages in Missouri. 695 more words


California judge upholds law requiring larger cages for egg-producing chickens

By: Lorelei Laird

A Sacramento, California, federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging that state’s requirements for egg production, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Alabama, Kentucky and Iowa had sued California over rules setting a minimum size for cages used in the production of all eggs sold in the state. 370 more words


Mo. Attorney General Won't Appeal Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster says he won’t appeal a ruling that Missouri must recognize same-sex marriages legally performed in other states. 173 more words


St. Louis Panel Discusses Police Diversity

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police agencies need to work harder to become more diverse, and a key starting point is improving relations between police and minority communities, experts said Wednesday during a conference in St. 597 more words