Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has opened a broader civil rights investigation of the Ferguson Police Department following Aug. 9 shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson.
Hundreds of workers, union members, clergy and others sang and chanted as 52 fast-food workers were arrested by police during a protest in Kansas City.
Missouri will pay an estimated $11.3 million to the federal government this year in taxes tied to the Affordable Care Act, according to the state Department of Social Services. Some say the tax bill should serve as incentive for state lawmakers to accept billions of dollars in federal funds to expand Medicaid in the state.
A St. Louis Circuit Court judge is considering the possibility of a new trial in the gender discrimination case that former Anheuser-Busch executive Francine Katz brought against the brewer.
In difficult times for nonprofit health care providers, two Missouri nonprofits are merging in an attempt to give themselves an advantage.
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