A transgender was robbed by a date after having consensual sex. The story then shifts to make it sound like this may have been a hate crime because she was a transgender, not a robbery.
- Springfield transgender woman speaks out about knife attack from man she met on dating app. (News-Leader)
There is a meme going around on social media saying that Kaepernick is kneeling for inequality and uses a photo of a Springfield man who they say only got 30 days for molesting a child... when he actually got 10 years. They then compared hims to a black guy who got 60 years for driving on a suspended license... but they fail to mention the judge changed it to 15 years of probation.
- Story behind white Springfield man on viral 'this is what Kaepernick is talking about' post. (News-Leader)
Missouri U.S. Senate Race:
Democrat Senator Claire McCaskill is three points over Republican Josh Hawley in a recent poll.
We are getting a glimpse into the tax returns for the two candidates.
- After the Post-Dispatch asks, Senate candidates reveal tax returns. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
Did you see what they did there? They said 10 cents more at the pump, but it's 10 cents more a gallon!
- Missouri's fuel tax hike in November receives bipartisan support. (KSGF)
- Missouri's November Ballot Issues. (KSGF)
Author of the Week:
From the Pit to the Pulpit is about the glorious redemption of broken lives
This Saturday the Springfield Symphony will kick off it's next season with the "what is the meaning of life?" classical concert.
- What is the meaning of life? (Springfield Symphony)