Investigators Rule Fatal Fire Accidental, Stress It Was PreventableFavre says it's believed the space heater ignited some bedding or something close to the bed in a room with the 4- and 6-year-old.
2 Dead, 7 Arrested in Raid Targeting Paris Attack MastermindThe standoff with police began before dawn and continued for more than seven hours, with gunfire and large bangs sporadically ringing out near the apartment building In the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis.
Man Attacks Family with Hammer and Knife; Killed by PoliceJacob Hohman, 30, went after his sister and her 12-year-old son with a knife and a claw hammer, causing them both multiple injuries.
Federal Judge Declines to Block Missouri ExecutionA federal judge refused Tuesday to block Missouri's scheduled execution next week of an inmate who killed three convenience store workers with a claw hammer, rejecting his claim that the execution drugs could cause an agonizing reaction with his brain tumor.
St. Louis Police ID Pedestrian Killed on I-70Police say Dillion Dean of Granite City was walking westward in the eastbound lanes of the freeway when he was struck by a car that then sped away.
Scott Air Force Airman Killed in Helicopter CrashThe Scott Air Force Base has lost two of their airmen in a deadly helicopter accident in Afghanistan.
Ohio Second in Fatal Workplace Accidents in OSHA RegionData from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration show Ohio with the second-highest number of workers killed on the job in the agency's Midwest region this past fiscal year, behind Illinois.
2 Firefighters Die After 2 Rescued from Kansas City BlazeA Fire Chief identified the firefighters as 17-year department veteran Larry J. Leggio and 13-year veteran John V. Mesh
Child Homicides Taking Toll in Kansas City Metropolitan AreaStatistically, this year's numbers aren't much worse than most in the past decade, police say. But it's the way many of the children have died that has sparked revulsion.
Police: Teen Killed After Crawling Under School BusPolice say Joseph Bodle, who had been walking, crawled under the bus and laid down in front of a tire. The driver didn't know he was there and ran over him.
Pedestrian Struck, Killed By School BusA man in his 20's was killed after being struck by a school bus Monday afternoon in South St. Louis.
St. Louis Pedestrian Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver IdentifiedInvestigators say 29-year-old Nathaniel Thomas died at a hospital shortly after being struck after 5 p.m. Sunday in Fairground Park.