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Man Kills Estranged Wife, Friend, Then Dies In High Speed Pursuit

Police say a man, identified as John Alexander of Frontenac, shot and killed his estranged wife and the caregiver of their children. Alexander shot his wife, who was in her car with their three children, shortly before 6 p.m. Friday night.

The above photo is from a 2001 NewsChannel 5 story involving John Alexander and a dispute with the city of Frontenac.
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Stephen Bearsley owed New Albany, IN $26,000 for 329 unpaid parking tickets

An attorney in New Albany, Indiana scores a win against the city.

5:09 PM, Aug 31, 2011

Pam Jackson, Cheryl Miller cold case solved in South Dakota

Investigators in South Dakota may be close to solving a decades old cold case. Authorities say the remains of two teens who disappeared in 1971 may have been discovered this week buried in a watery grave.

9:18 PM, Sep 26, 2013

Purina Farms Easter Village

Celebrate Easter at Purina Farms.

3:49 PM, Apr 7, 2011

"SkyLympics" at Sky Zone

The games have begun at Sky Zone as teams compete for first place in the "Skylimpics."

3:40 PM, Jul 23, 2012

Kansas considers removing President Obama from ballot

A GOP-controlled board in Kansas is trying to decide whether to remove President Obama from the state ballot over objections about his birth certificate.

1:28 PM, Sep 14, 2012

Man rescued from house fire ignited by neighboring day care center

Fire in one building spreads to another, but quick action by firefighters aided in safely evacuating a man living in the home.

4:35 AM, Sep 17, 2012

Separate Jefferson County crashes claim two lives

Two different crashed in Jefferson County prove fatal to the drivers involved.

4:05 AM, Sep 17, 2012

Reggie Clemons back in court

It's one of the most talked about double murder cases in Missouri's history...and now one of the convicted killers gets another day in court. Reggie Clemons is on death row for the 1991 murders of sisters Julie and Robin Kerry.

8:06 AM, Sep 17, 2012

14-year-old found dancing in Detroit strip club by her mom

A manager of a Detroit strip club has been accused of hiring a 14-year-old girl as a topless dancer.

10:01 AM, Apr 26, 2010

Former high school coach Reginald Hicks Jr. in prison

A judge has revoked probation for a former assistant football coach at a St. Louis-area high school who had sex last year with a 16-year-old student.

4:07 AM, Mar 28, 2011

Pastor David Love eulogized Randy Stone after killing him

With the two people police believe conspired to kill Randy Stone behind bars, police in Missouri are now releasing new information about the case.

9:53 PM, Jun 19, 2012

Student arrested at Ritenour High School

NewsChannel 5 has learned a student was arrested at Ritenour High School.

5:33 PM, Apr 26, 2011

Strong earthquake hits Mexico, near Acapulco

Hundreds of houses collapsed after a strong earthquake that rattled residents in southern Mexican resort towns and the nation's capital Tuesday, officials said.

6:26 PM, Mar 20, 2012

Angela Lawless' body exhumed

Authorities hope to collect DNA evidence after exhuming the body of a southeast Missouri nursing student who was killed in 1992.

8:18 AM, Oct 17, 2013

Two arrested after running stop sign, crashing into police car

A St. Louis policewoman was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

6:06 AM, Sep 17, 2012

John Richards sentenced for making false statements regarding turtles

A Missouri reptile dealer has been sentenced for making false statements to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Special Agents relating to the unlawful sale of protected turtles.

9:50 PM, Dec 1, 2009

Elderly couple caught having sex in car in parking lot

You're never too old to show someone your love, but if you do it in the wrong place, you could get into trouble.

11:59 AM, Feb 14, 2013

Jackson held out of game after penalty

St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson sat out most of the final three quarters of Sunday's victory over the Washington Redskins with a groin strain that worsened on his last few carries.

8:32 PM, Sep 16, 2012

New Missouri laws go into effect today

What follows below are highlights of new laws and changes to existing law based upon the Missouri General Assembly's bill summaries. A link to the Senate or House summary of each bill is also provided. Unless otherwise noted, the new laws and amendments to current laws are effective August 28, 2012.

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