Youth crime by the numbers

Local statistics show youth crime has increased in Columbia, but isn't as prevalent as it once was.

Mississippi River overlook opens in St. Louis

A 34-acre park on the banks of the Missippi River opposite the Gateway Arch opened Saturday and cost about $15 million to create.

Ft. Leonard Wood soldier killed in grenade attack in Iraq

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.

Carradine family seeks FBI, forensics expert help

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.

Man arrested on suspicion of buying drugs with slaughtered pig

This case brings new meaning to "this little piggie went to market."