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UPDATED: Brother, Sister Die in Separate Weekend Shootings

The two victims are among at least 113 homicides in the city so far this year. St. Louis had 120 confirmed homicides in all of last year.

10/19/2014

Mothers March For Justice in Clayton, Mo. in October 18, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Mothers March For End To Violence

Hundreds turned out, Saturday, to call for an end to senseless killings in St. Louis region

10/18/2014

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3 Dead, 1 Hospitalized after St. Louis Shootings

Three people are dead and a fourth is hospitalized after another night of gun violence in north St. Louis.

10/14/2014

Sen Dick Durbin (D-IL) makes his comments at the Jefferson Jackson dinner in St. Louis on June 7, 2014. The Jefferson Jackson dinner is a yearly gathering of the state's democratic party. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Durbin Praises Eric Holder As ‘Valuable Ally’

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin called Attorney General Eric Holder “a valuable ally” for Illinois and “an important partner in working to address gun violence in Chicago and East St. Louis.”

09/26/2014

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay (Photo: KMOX)

Kansas City, St. Louis Mayors Oppose GOP Gun Bill

Kansas City Mayor Sly James and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay called the measure “absurd” and said it could make it easier for criminals to get guns.

04/29/2014

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Woman Sues Pawn Shop for Selling Gun to Daughter

A western Missouri woman is suing a pawn shop that sold her mentally ill daughter a gun that she used to fatally shoot her father.

03/12/2014

Former White House Press Secretary James Brady (R) and his wife, Sarah Brady visit the White House on the 30th anniversary of the day he was shot in the head by John Hinkley, Jr, during his attempted assassination of former President Ronald Reagan on March 30, 1981. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Brady Bill Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, named for a Centralia, Il. native, passed 20 years ago today.

02/28/2014

St. Louis Police

Murder on Neosho

St. Louis police say victim was shot dead in parked car.

07/21/2013

Darrion Dardon, Michael Eiland

Charges Filed For Jennings Violence & Standoff

St. Louis County Police say shots were fired into a home, then one suspect pulled a gun on investigators.

07/05/2013

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Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To Happen

Over 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor’s own home.

05/15/2013

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