Woman Charged in Foster Son's Death A St. Louis foster mother has been charged with fatally beating a 3-year-old boy 17 months ago.
St. Louis Man Convicted of Killing Uncle with a HammerA Missouri man has been found guilty of fatally beating his uncle with a hammer.
Two Charged in Videotaped Beating Get Private AttorneysThe Cook County Public Defender's office had requested that the office not be assigned to all four because doing so could pose a conflict of interest.
Hate-Crime Charges Filed in Attack on Mentally Disabled ManThe assault went on for hours, until Chicago police found the disoriented victim walking along a street, authorities said.
UPDATE- Charges Expected For Beating Broadcasted on FacebookThe victim is a suburban Chicago resident who Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said has ``mental health challenges.''
Local Musician Beaten In Soulard Alley: 'My Eye Exploded'It appears the "knock-out game" could be rearing its ugly head, again, in St. Louis - this time in the Soulard neighborhood.
Fenton Native NASCAR Driver Beaten Outside ConcertMike Wallace and his daughter were leaving a concert in North Carolina. Their story is spreading through social media.
Charges Filed in Death of 3-Year-Old in JanuaryWilliam R. Bolin of Livingston was charged Thursday in the death of Ryder Vercoglio of Gillespie.
Man Gets 50 Years for Killing Father with HammerThe St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 34-year-old Laderic McDonald of Richmond Heights was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and armed criminal action. He will be eligible for parole in 28 1/2 years.
Prosecutors Consider More Charges in Alton Beating DeathMadison County will revisit the beating case of Johnny Gleason after his death Saturday while in a coma since May 3.
SLMPD: Brutal Beating on ClaxtonThe 28-year-old male victim is reportedly in critical, unstable condition
Bosnian Chamber President: Things Looking Up in Bevo NeighborhoodSadik Kukic says the situation is "better than six months ago," when 32-year-old Zemir Begic was beaten to death in a hammer attack.