WashU Study Hopes to Unravel Genetics of AutismThe goal is to assess the risk of developing autism in second generation families.
Missouri Executes Man for Killing Woman, 2 Children in 1998Mark Christeson was hours away from execution in 2014 when the U.S. Supreme Court granted a temporary stay.
Inmate Faces Execution Tuesday for Killing Family in 1998Mark Christeson, 37, is scheduled for lethal injection at 6 p.m., Tuesday, for the rape and murder of Susan Brouk and killing her two young children.
Family of 7 Rescued From House Fire, Smoke Alarm Wasn't WorkingThe children range in age from 10-months to 5-years-old, they all, including the parents, were taken to a hospital in critical condition.
UPDATE: Jurors in Southern Illinois Find Man 'Sexually Dangerous'Lopes still faces three counts of grooming for allegedly handing out cards directing people to online videos of him promoting sexual relations with children in April 2016.
Man Believes He's Allowed to Have Sex With Children, in Court WednesdayJames Lopes' actions alarmed parents when he was found to be passing out cards to children in public that stated his view on sex between adults and minors.
Legislation Would Require Illinois Schools to Test for LeadThe new bill applies to schools built before 2000 with Pre-K through 5th grade classes, requiring them to test for lead in kitchen sinks and drinking fountains.
Libraries Kick-Off 'Sensory Story Time' for Kids with AutismCurrent studies show one in every 45 children are diagnosed somewhere on the spectrum.
Children Sustain Minor Injuries After School Bus Rear-Ends SUVAbout 13 children were taken to area hospitals with minor injuries as well as the SUV driver
Infant Dead, 2 Children Hospitalized After St. Louis FireAn infant is dead and two children are injured after a house fire in St. Louis.
New Finding Gives Some Children More "Screen Time"A major update relaxes screen time rules for some kids.
Food Allergies: The Deadly Dish Part 5Food allergy advocates have gone from isolation to a broad community seeking more protection.