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Couple facing attempted murder charges - Gov. declares emergency after MO storms - Mom's Day

This man and woman are facing attempted murder charges (Source: Vinelink MO) This man and woman are facing attempted murder charges (Source: Vinelink MO)
Cleanup continues after a tornado in MO (Source: KCTV-TV) Cleanup continues after a tornado in MO (Source: KCTV-TV)
A Florida mother heads home from hospital after giving birth to triplets at age 47. (Source: WSVN/CNN) A Florida mother heads home from hospital after giving birth to triplets at age 47. (Source: WSVN/CNN)

Happy Mother's Day! Here's what we are working on for tonight's Heartland News ….

According to the Stoddard County Sheriff's Office, a southeast Missouri man and woman are facing arson and attempted murder charges.

Residents began to pick through the rubble as the sun rose Sunday morning in Orrick, Mo. after an EF2 tornado.

Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency after recent storms.

Showers and storms fizzle in the early evening with skies becoming mostly clear. Bryan McCormick has your start of the workweek forecast at 5:15.

Josh Frydman has reaction about the first openly gay football player to be drafted into the NFL.

Arkansas plans to appeal same-sex marriage in the Bible belt state.

Four New Madrid County residents are facing a number of drug charges after a bust on Saturday morning according to the Gideon Police Department.

Trending on Facebook: A mother who thought it was impossible to get pregnant at 47 is welcoming home triplets!

Kadee Brosseau talked to one mom about why some women are waiting longer to become moms. Tune in at 9:08 for her story.

Wow! An Illinois mom has been reunited with her son after 44 years

Have a great night -

James Long

Kfvs12.com Web Producer

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