Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: On the anniversary of their son's death at the hands of a convicted killer, Autobee's mom and dad sent a letter to the DA asking him to stop seeking the death penalty -- and charging him with trying to use their tragedy for political gain. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Missouri officials say they may have to bring back the gas chamber for upcoming executions of men on death row -- due to their soon to expire supply of the lethal drug. Can Missouri resurrect a process that hasn't been used in decades? Riverfront Times has the story.