UPDATE: Deaths Reported After Tornadoes Travel Through MidwestTornadoes touched down in the upper Midwest as a spring-like storm system posed a risk to 45 million people.
Christmas Eve Fire Claims One LifeFire was on the city's northside on Minerva.
Fatalities from Lightning Strikes at All-Time HighThere is about one death for every 10 people hit by lightning.
Kansas Father of Boy Killed on Waterslide Thanks SupportersA Kansas lawmaker whose 10-year-old son was killed on the world's tallest waterslide thanked supporters.
Illinois Trooper's Vehicle Strikes, Kills Man on HighwayAuthorities say an Illinois State trooper's vehicle struck and killed a Freeport man who was walking in the middle of a highway in East Peoria.
Drive-by With Child In Car, Hammer Attack Lead To Overnight MurdersTwo people were shot while driving southbound on I-55, another man was killed a few blocks north of Forest Park.
Victims Identified in Motorcycle, School Bus CrashMissouri Highway Patrol identify the cyclists as 43-year-old Mathew Adam and 22-year-old Jacob Boedeker.
Mo. Woman Killed When Road Grader Pins Her Between Two VehiclesA 54-year-old southwest Missouri woman died when a road grader that was moving her car slid on an icy road and pinned her between two vehicles.
Man Found In Wrecked Car In Wichita Was Shot Police say a man who died after a rollover crash in southeast Wichita was shot before the wreck.
13-Year-Old Killed In Snowmobile Safety Class A young girl who was participating in a snowmobile safety class was killed when her machine accelerated and crashed in western Wisconsin.
70-Year-Old Woman Dies In Mo. Tractor AccidentA 70-year-old eastern Missouri woman has died after being ejected from a tractor during an accident.
8-Year-Old Girl Dies In ATV AccidentThe Kansas Highway Patrol says an 8-year-old girl died when an all-terrain vehicle she was riding on crashed in Republic County.