he execution of David Zink, 55, is scheduled for tonight in Bonne Terre, M0., for the rape and murder of a teenage girl in western Missouri.
The mother of an armed, 16-year-old boy shot and paralyzed last weekend by St. Louis police is questioning whether officers needed to fire upon her son.
Brandon Claxton was grazed above the eye, hit once in the arm and once in the stomach.
In Illinois, more than 40,000 pregnancies were ended surgically in 2013, down about 2.5 percent compared to 2010.
Latest victim an 18-year-old from Ferguson.
Authorities are investigating the death of a 17-year-old girl during a party in Jefferson County over the weekend.
Police say both unharmed.
Court records say the juvenile suspect told police he fatally shot Zachary Al-Hamid before taking his car and cellphone.
The owner says it’s at least the third time someone had stolen animals from his store in the past year. A Bel-Ridge man is accused of stealing an alligator that he hid in his shorts pocket.
A St. Charles teen who spent 15 minutes under icy water has made a recovery that doctors are labeling “a bonafide miracle.”