Both Kansas Cities Raise Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21The Kansas City, Missouri, City Council voted 11-1 Thursday in favor of an ordinance raising the minimum age to tobacco products, rolling papers and alternative nicotine products to 21.
St. Charles Boy Scout Awarded for Saving Girl from DrowningJohn “Jack” McClain, a high school freshman, is being awarded a lifesaving award for his heroism.
County Murder Rate Higher Than Last Year's TotalSt. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says young African American men with guns is a very common theme this year.
U.S. Cases Where Kids Are Accused of Killing KidsIn Missouri, a 15-year-old girl plead guilty in the 2009 death of a young neighbor, she wrote about it in her diary.
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Younger Families Losing WealthMedian wealth for younger families down 28 percent, older families wealth up 40 percent since 1989.
Looted Ferguson Store To Be Transformed Into Training CenterThe effort to erect a Ferguson job training center at the site of a former convenience store that was looted and burned after last summer's fatal police shooting of Michael Brown is getting underway.
Suicides Rare in Young Children; Rate Edged up in Black BoysSuicides by young children are rare and the low rate has held mostly stable except for a troubling increase among black boys, two decades of U.S. data show.
Two Pair of Women Both Shot and Killed Days Apart in North St. LouisEarly Sunday morning, two sisters, ages 15 and 20, were found shot to death in a vacant lot on north Vandeventer Avenue. On Thursday morning, two young women were found shot to death inside an apartment on Natural Bridge Road near Fairground Park.
Antique Stores Seeing More 20-Somethings"I would rather go to an antique store instead of a furniture store like IKEA because I can find more unique pieces with character and personality.''
Texting And Driving Could Have Many Potential Financial LiabilitiesYoung drivers continue to text and drive despite the deadly consequences.
Man Charged With Fatally Shooting Woman Last AugustAngie Young was shot multiple times in her car.