Local statistics show youth crime has increased in Columbia, but isn't as prevalent as it once was.
A 34-acre park on the banks of the Missippi River opposite the Gateway Arch opened Saturday and cost about $15 million to create.
A soldier stationed in Ft. Leonard Wood was killed by a rocket-propelled grenade in Iraq on Thursday. He was expected to return home to his family in July.
The family of actor David Carradine, who was found dead in his hotel room in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday wants a private autopsy by famed forensic pathologist Michael Baden. The family is concerned by conflicting information about Carradine's death.
This case brings new meaning to "this little piggie went to market."