St. Louis Making Plans to Combat Rising Bicycle FatalitiesThe latest numbers from 2015 show such fatalities increased by over 12 percent from the year before.
PETA Asks City to Post Warning Signs to Prevent Car DeathsMore than two dozen dogs and nearly 20 children have died in hot cars across the nation so far this year.
Missouri House Passes Bill Giving Immunity for Overdose HelpAt least 1,066 people, or 17.9 per 1,000 people, died of drug overdoses in Missouri in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
BREAKING: U.S. Responds to Syrian Chemical AttackIt was the first direct American assault on the Syrian government and Donald Trump's most dramatic military order since becoming president.
Prosecutor: State Should Handle Retrial in Bridge DeathsClemons was among four men convicted in the 1991 deaths of 20-year-old Julie Kerry and her 19-year-old sister, Robin.
MoDOT Warns About Safety Near Railroad TracksFour people, including three who were struck by MetroLink trains in St. Louis, have died after they were on railroad tracks in the past several days.
Illinois Records 1st Human Case of West Nile Virus in 2016There were 77 human cases last year including nine deaths.
Bill Would Prevent Shock Deaths at Lake of the OzarksA bill designed to prevent electrocution-related deaths at the Lake of the Ozarks has again been introduced in the state legislature.
Fire Deaths in St. Louis City Increased in 2015St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson is frustrated that the city had nine fire deaths in 2015, which was two more than the year before.
State Rep. Wants All Police-Involved Deaths Statewide Reviewed by Citizen Oversight BoardAccording to a database compiled by killedbypolice.net, there have been 23 officer-involved deaths in Missouri so far this year. But not all of them were shot. A Black Jack State Rep. has pre-filed legislation to implement a statewide citizen review board.
Traffic Fatalities Increase in Missouri, IllinoisDebra Hersman heads the National Safety Council says texting and gas prices are partially to blame.
UPDATED: 4 Homicides in 8 Hours Overnight in St. LouisCity's murder total has topped 100 in mid-July, compared to 71 through July 2014.

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