Teenager Charged as Adult For Stabbing 80-Year-Old Woman to DeathInvestigators say the 16-year-old was planning to drive to Canada after a dispute with his parents when he happened upon the woman at her home near Springfield, Missouri.
Madison Co. Teen Convicted on Murder Charges19-year-old Craig D. Miller was convicted following a two day trial in Madison County Circuit Court.
Ohio Officer Takes Stun Gun to Help Terminally-Ill Teen Fulfill Bucket-ListAt first it was a joke, then Sgt. Doug Bline stepped up and said he would let her shoot him with a stun gun.
Lawsuit Alleges Missouri's Parole Process For Young Offenders is IllegalA lawsuit states Missouri's prison system is not giving young offenders special consideration during parole hearings.
First Day of Increased Age Requirement to Buy Tobacco in CountyCounty Council said nearly 2,000 deaths were caused by smoking, and 800 kids began smoking in the county last year.
Woman Accused of Stabbing Boyfriend Who Drank Her BloodThe 19-year-old warned an investigator that she has the potential to become a serial killer.
NAACP Says System Let Down 13-Year-Old Accused in Beauty Store ShootingSays intervention efforts fell short.
Teenager Fatally Shot in FergusonFerguson police are investigating the fatal shooting of a teenager.
Missouri Senate OKs Prison Options For Kids Guilty of MurderUnder the bill, a 16- or 17-year-old could be sentenced to a minimum of 50 years without parole, and anyone younger could face a minimum of 35 years.
13-Year-Old Accused in Rural Missouri Town Carjacking SpreeOne of the cars was allegedly used to smash down a fence around the football field at the local high school.
Powdered Alcohol, Caffeine Illegal in IllinoisThe two new laws will both go into effect January 1.
Mizzou Graduate Assistant Allegedly Assaulted Teenager Over HijabPolice say the graduate assistant grabbed the girl "very violently by the hair'' and pulled her outside and down some stairs.