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MO teen mom killed in crash, KY stabbing, Chance of T-storms

These men are accused in an overnight stabbing in Ky. These men are accused in an overnight stabbing in Ky.
Parts of the Heartland could see T-storms. Parts of the Heartland could see T-storms.

Good afternoon: We got some rain in the Heartland yesterday, but Bob Reeves says the chance of thunderstorms still exists for today and this evening.

This story has been our most viewed today on kfvs12.com: A Missouri teenage mom is dead after her car was struck by a pickup truck driven by a 13-year-old girl who was reportedly fleeing from police.

Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson made a stop in southeast Missouri on Friday to check on the progress of keeping river channels open because of low river levels.

Because of the extreme drought, we may be paying higher grocery prices into next year. Find out why tonight at five.

St. Louis police are investigating but don't yet have any suspects after a homeless man claimed that he was doused with gas and set on fire.

In a separate incident, 3 children were doused with gas after a home invasion in Tenn.

Two men were put behind bars after a home invasion and knife attack in western Kentucky overnight.

Authorities say a school bus driver convicted of reckless homicide earlier this month has been released from jail for good behavior and time served.

Police say a woman claims she was drunk and shot at her ex-boyfriends vehicle because he allegedly stole her money.

Poplar Bluff police seized over $500 of synthetic drugs after searching a convenience store on Wednesday.

A southern Illinois school got to finally meet a soldier they adopted when he returned home from duty. Carly O'Keefe will have more on this moving story tonight at six.

Todd Richards will have Cards-Cubs highlights, and check out our summer Olympic coverage!

Have a great evening!

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