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Taylor Lynn Fast (Courtesy of Festus police)

UPDATED: 17-Month-Old Dead in Festus

A 17-month-old girl is dead – a victim of what the Festus police chief calls the worst case of child abuse he’s ever seen.

04/20/2015

AMBER Alert issued for 13-year-old Hannah Kennish from Montrose, Mo.

UPDATE: Missing Missouri Teen Found Unharmed In New Mexico

Hannah Kennish was found unharmed Monday afternoon in New Mexico.

03/30/2015

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Chicago Police: Woman Cut Child’s Throat with Power Saw

A police official confirmed media reports that a 52-year-old relative used a circular saw to cut the baby’s throat, apparently because she wouldn’t stop crying.

03/10/2015

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Homeowners Group Relents, OKs Playhouse for Girl with Cancer

A young girl with leukemia who asked for a playhouse in her backyard, but was denied after a homeowners association blocked it, will get her wish after all.

03/06/2015

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Missouri Man Accused of Luring Girl with Snacks, Killing Her

Court records say a 55-year-old man lured a 6-year-old girl to his southwest Missouri motel room with snacks and strangled her.

02/24/2015

9-year-old girl dies during fire at this home in the 3900 block of North 21st. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

North St. Louis Fire Claims Life of 7 YO Girl

Firefighters believe a space heater caused the fire.

02/13/2015

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UPDATE: Space Heater Suspected in Fatal University City House Fire

Firefighters pulled the 4-year-old boy, 6-year-old girl and the children’s grandmother from their burning home in the 1000 block of Roth.

02/05/2015

Katelynn Goodwin

Waterloo Teen Found

Katelynn Goodwin is in Indiana. Is OK.

09/27/2014

File photo of a baseball glove  (Photo by Tony Duffy/Getty Images)

10-Year-Old Kansas Girl Tosses Perfect Baseball Game Against Boys

It’s an age-old playground taunt, but now it’s high praise in the Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association’s 10-and-under National League: “You throw like a girl!”

06/07/2013

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Teen Critically Injured In Stabbing

In another incident, fistfight leads to multiple shots fired.

09/27/2012

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