Missouri House Votes to Tighten Rules for Minors' AbortionsThe House voted 109-35 Wednesday to endorse legislation that would require a minor to submit to her abortion doctor the written consent of one parent as well as written proof that the other parent was notified.
Ballwin Hockey Coach Arrested on Exploitation, Porn ChargesIan Mackie faces charges of attempted sexual exploitation of a minor and attempted possession of child pornography.
Missing Cleveland Teen Found in MissouriFederal prosecutors say the man had sex with the girl, destroyed her cellphone and told her to change her appearance and use a different name.
Suit Challenges Missouri Law Limiting Municipal Court FinesThe lawsuit, filed in Cole County, challenges the 4-month-old measure that was the first significant step taken by state lawmakers to address concerns raised after the August 2014 police shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson.
Reverend of Damaged St. Louis Church Unsure of MotiveReverend Roderick Burton is pastor of the first church of four churches that have been damaged by fire since October 8.
Charges Filed Against Man, Woman in Sexual Attack of a ChildThe St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's office issued charges against a St. Louis man and woman in the sexual attack of a child in 2013.
4 Teenagers, 6-Year-Old Caught in a Stolen CarPolice are investigating whether they were involved in five other robberies in the Soulard area.
Lawsuit: Ill. Prison Inmates Kept in Solitary Confinement for Years for Minor InfractionsThe federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.
Mo. Lawmakers Disagree on Murder Sentences for MinorsMissouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday.
Man Accused Of Propositioning Boys At Sioux Falls Wal-MartBond has been set at $10,000 cash for a 64-year-old Mitchell man accused of propositioning young males at a Sioux Falls Wal-Mart.
Bill Would Increase Penalty of an Adult Providing Alcohol to a Minor"I can go out and write a $500 bad check and get a felony. But they can go out and kill, and get a misdemeanor."
Clown Musician Gets 20 Years For Child Porn Martin Evanick of Collinsville pleaded guilty in July to one count of production of child pornography. He was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court.