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Fatal crashes, PC Malware, Missing MO toddler's body found

Sadly, there have been several fatalities on Missouri roads this weekend.

A 23-year-old Sikeston woman was killed in an early morning crash.

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Highway 67 in St. Francois County.

One person has died after an rollover crash Saturday in Madison County.

Saturday's severe storms turned deadly in Missouri.

There were severe thunderstorm warnings out for parts of Missouri today. Laura will tell you if you can expect any rain where you live.

It's going to take a lot of rain to make up for the dry conditions in the Heartland. Arnold Wyrick will have more on this story tonight on Heartland News.

An Iron County, Mo. restaurant was damaged by recent storm. Business has fallen off and we'll tell you what they plan to do to get customers back.

A fire destroyed one garbage truck and damaged two others in Cape Girardeau this morning.

A lightning strike sent a family of five to the hospital yesterday in St. Francois County.

Thousands of people around the country whose computers were infected with malicious software more than a year ago faced the possibility of not being able to get online after midnight EDT.

Click HERE  to see how you can determine if you are infected, and how you can clean infected machines. 

The body of a missing 18-month-old has been found on a central Missouri creek bank after her disorientated mother showed up at someone's house and recalled leaving the girl there.

Illinois prison workers are concerned about violent incidents at state penitentiaries in the past six weeks.

Authorities trying to crack down on prescription painkiller abuse at home say they're stymied by so-called drug tourists, people traveling to states like Florida and Georgia where the drugs are easier to obtain.

The Chicago Tribune reports in its Sunday editions that the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services took messages for more than 60% of those calls. The newspaper report says a delayed response can endanger children.

A western Kentucky town wants to be known as the "Best Town on Earth."

Tyler Profilet will have Cardinals highlights and tell you why the World Series' MVP was not in today's lineup. 

Have a great evening,

James Long
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