Medical examiner says the 13-year-boy weight 21 pounds when he died. (Getty Images)

Mother Charged With Murder In Teen’s Starvation

13-year-old son weighed just 21 pounds when he died in January.


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Man Convicted of Killing Woman, 4-Year-Old Girl

A southern Illinois man was found guilty of first-degree murder in the deaths nine years ago of a pregnant woman and a 4-year-old child.


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Septic Tank Suspect Pleads Guilty in Drug Case

A suspect in the slaying of a Cape Girardeau tattoo artist whose body was found in a Bonne Terre septic tank has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges in a separate case.


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Trial for Man Accused of NE Mo. Killing Delayed

Michael Studer, charged in the October shooting death of 61-year-old Adrienne Arnett at Abel’s Quik Shop in Hannibal, was originally scheduled for trial March 25.



Reward Offered in Gravois Park Murder Case

Police say shots fired from outside a gambling party, Saturday evening, killed one.


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One Dead After Shooting in South City

The shooting happened around 5:40pm Saturday in the 3500 block of Pennsylvania.


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St. Louis Police Investigate Deadly North City Shooting

The victim was shot in the leg and chest around 9:30 in the 2900 block of University.


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St. Louis Area Man Convicted of Killing Brother

Calvin Taylor, who testified that he was influenced by “Satan’s demons,” has been convicted of killing his brother after an argument that started over dirty dishes.


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Missouri Man Gets Life in Prison for Killing Girl

A southeast Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for abducting and killing a 3-year-old neighbor girl in 2011.


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15 Years for Fatal Attack with Hammer, Hatchet

A southeast Missouri woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing a St. Louis man, using a hammer and a hatchet as the weapons.