KC Civic Leaders Call for Raise in Legal Age for TobaccoIf the campaign is successful, Kansas City would become the second-largest metro area in the country to increase the minimum age, behind only New York City.
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.
Charges Filed in Fatal Shooting of St. Charles County TeenAuthorities announced charges Monday against 24-year-old Jamar Mack. He is jailed on $500,000 cash-only bond and does not yet have an attorney.
19-Year-Old Dies in North St. Louis ShootingPolice say Sean Engel was arguing with an acquaintance when the man shot him in the face and side.
UPDATE: 19-Year-Old Victim of North STL Homicide IdentifiedUpon arrival, police say the victim had sustained gunshot wounds to his head and body, and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Hillsboro School Board Meets for 1st Time Since 3 ResignationsLast week, during a 6:30 a.m. meeting, three board members submitted their letters of resignation.
Bicyclist on I-44 Dies After Being Hit by Tractor-TrailerThe Missouri State Highway Patrol identified the victim as 19-year-old Kevin Purcell of Imperial. He died Wednesday night.
Over 150 Students Walk Out Of School To Protest Transgender Teen Using Girls' Locker RoomOver 150 Missouri high school students voiced their displeasure about a transgender teen using the girl’s locker room by walking out of class.
Execution in Bonne Terre Tuesday for Murder 14 Years Agohe 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.
Mom of Teen Wounded by St. Louis Police Questions ShootingThe 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.
St. Louis Police Officer Shoots 16-Year-Old, Teen in Serious ConditionBrandon Claxton was grazed above the eye, hit once in the arm and once in the stomach.
Abortion and Teen Pregnancy Numbers Drop in IllinoisIn Illinois, more than 40,000 pregnancies were ended surgically in 2013, down about 2.5 percent compared to 2010.