Guardians of the Galaxy:
The entire cast of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" films signed an open letter in support of James Gunn, the director of the first two Guardians of the Galaxy films. Gunn was fired from the third film after offensive Tweets from Twitter that go back as far as 2008 surfaced.
Former Senator Al Franken sat down for his first interview since his resignation. During the interview Franken hinted that he wouldn't rule out running for office again. Franken resigned after several women came forward to accuse him of unwanted advancements of kissing and touching.
- Franken on Running for Office Again: ‘I Haven’t Ruled It Out’ (The Washington Free Beacon)
Smoking in public-housing:
All public housing in Missouri is now smoke-free. According to the American Lung Association, nearly 34 percent of adults living in public housing in Missouri smoke. The new policy started on July 30th - Monday.
- Public-housing residents no longer allowed to smoke in facilities (St. Louis Public Radio)
3D printing an actual working firearm will soon become a very real thing! Being able to print a working gun with a cheap printer has some on edge, and question the regulations that will follow.
- 3D-printed guns become reality, starting Aug. 1 (KSGF)
- 9 States To Sue To Keep 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Off The Internet (KSGF)