St. Louis County

Corrections spokesman Mike O'Connell speaks to Joan Crotts' family members following the execution of Paul Goodwin, her attacker. Three of Crotts' four children are seated in front. (Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

St. Louis County Man Becomes State’s Record 10th Lethal Injection of 2014

A St. Louis County man has been executed by lethal injection for the sexual assault and fatal bludgeoning of a North County widow 16 years ago.

12/10/2014

Michael Brown Casket

Federal Autopsy Released in Michael Brown Shooting

Justice Department autopsy found Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, minor gunshot wound to his right hand.

12/08/2014

Andrew Dunn (Courtesy of St. Louis County Police)

UPDATE: Man Charged with Beating Father to Death with Baseball Bat

Andrew Dunn had his father walk outside to the front parking lot, according to a news release from St. Louis County Police. Once outside, he removed a concealed metal bat and repeatedly struck his father in the head.

12/04/2014

Missouri Sen. Marie Chappelle-Nadal (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Bill Would Allow St. Louis City to Re-Enter St. Louis County

Chappelle-Nadal says the bill would save the region millions because it would stop the duplication of services between the city and county.

12/04/2014

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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Missing 13-Year-Old Believed To Be Joining Ferguson Protests

Police say the teen is a runaway and believed to be joining the Ferguson protestors.

11/24/2014

Knockouts Bar & Grill billboard (Twitter/@therealdevona)

Two Dead After St. Louis County Bar Shootings

Police say one victim was a doorman.

11/23/2014

(Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Holder Urges Calm Ahead of Ferguson Decision

With a decision by a Ferguson grand jury believed to be imminent, Attorney General Eric Holder is exhorting police across the nation to prepare appropriately for demonstrations and “minimize needless confrontation” with protesters.

11/21/2014

Same-sex couples exchange vows at St. Louis City Hall after a St. Louis judge declared Missouri's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Gay Couples in St. Louis County Turn Out for Marriage Licenses

About 45 same-sex couples have applied for a marriage license in St. Louis County since the county started allowing it a little more than a week ago.

11/18/2014

Pastors gather in Ferguson on November 14, 2014 to announce plans to feed schoolchildren if their classes are cancelled due to upcoming grand jury verdict (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

North County Churches Ready For Ferguson Verdict

Houses of worship say they will provide meals, education, and counseling to schoolchildren if classes are canceled.

11/14/2014

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