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Person Hit by MetroLink Train, Killed

A Metro spokeswoman tells KMOX the victim was walking on the tracks, east of the Swansea station.

04/24/2015

FAIRDALE, IL - APRIL 09: Crews search wreckage on the IL-72 after a tornado came through the town earlier in the day on April 9, 2015 in Fairdale, Illinois. According to reports, seven people were injured and one person was killed when tornadoes and thunderstorms passed through the northwestern suburbs of Chicago. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Search Continues in Tiny Illinois Town Hit by Tornado

Emergency crews are searching homes and other structures in a northern Illinois town to make sure nobody is trapped rubble left by Thursday’s deadly tornado.

04/10/2015

Amish horse and buggy, Getty Images,  photo by Claver Carroll

Report: Boy Killed, 2 Hurt After SUV Hits Horse-Drawn Buggy

Authorities say a 10-year-old boy has died after a sport utility vehicle crashed into the back of a horse-drawn carriage in northwest Missouri.

03/27/2015

Cecil Clayton (Photo by Missouri Department of Corrections/UPI)

Missouri Executes ‘Brain-Damaged’ Death Row Inmate Cecil Clayton

The Missouri Supreme Court, in a 4-3 ruling, declined to intervene Saturday. The court’s majority concluded there was no evidence that Clayton despite his brain injury isn’t capable of understanding his circumstances.

03/17/2015

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Woman Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver on I-70

A 20-year-old woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early this morning near Lambert Airport.

03/02/2015

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UPDATED: Tyrone Shooter Believed to be Cousin of Some Victims

A 36-year-old resident of Tyrone in Texas County apparently took seven lives before shooting himself to death late Thursday night.

02/27/2015

Police work a fatality at 16th and Olive, one pedestrian dead, another reportedly taken by EMS. (Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

UPDATED: Pedestrians Hit in Downtown St. Louis

A motorist told city police that shortly after 10 p.m., she was driving east on Olive at 16th when two pedestrians “suddenly appeared” in front of her Pontiac G6.

02/04/2015

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Body of Decapitated Man to be Exhumed in Warren County

Sheriff’s detectives are hopeful that DNA testing can be used to identify the fair-skinned man and solve the killing.

02/02/2015

Photo courtesy of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.

Man Charged with Killing Hotel Manager Was Slated to be Behind Bars Until April 2015

Joseph Bowens, the man charged with killing Drury Inn and Suites night manager Scott Knopfel, was sentenced to five years in prison in April 2010. So, why was he out on the street and able to kill?

01/22/2015

Knockouts Bar & Grill billboard (Twitter/@therealdevona)

Man Charged with Killing Bouncer on Opening Night

A 33-year-old St. Louis man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a north St. Louis County bar bouncer.

11/26/2014

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