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Ten Day Heat Wave Kills 13 in St. Louis RegionCollinsville Police have confirmed the latest death caused by last week's extreme heat.
Missouri Record Heat Takes Its Toll40 confirmed heat-related deaths, the largest number in a decade.
Heat Figures Show Shocking Jump, Claims Another VictimThe amount of heat illnesses and deaths this summer is an enormous increase over last year.
Three Suspected Heat Related Deaths Reported in St. Louis CountyAll three cases involved people in north county.
Hospitals Continue to Treat Heat ProblemsThe excessive heat warning is expected to end Thursday night after nearly two weeks.
'Heat Stress' Causes 3 Ill. DeathsTemperatures inside some of the elderly women's homes were above 110 degrees.
Heat A Factor in 11 Chicago-Area DeathsAuthorities say the majority of the people killed by the heat had pre-existing conditions.
Extreme Heat Persists Across Midwest, but Relief In SightIf you're performing a rain dance right now to give us all some relief from the heat, please dance faster.
Hot Cars: A Death Trap for ChildrenChildren playing in an unattended car accounts for nearly one third of all child deaths inside vehicles due to the heat.

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