Naked, on Acid, Wielding a Hammer 1
Search on for Her Killer 2
Double Murder, Arson Cover-up 3
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 9:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Theresa Fortner, 49, got in her car with her granddaughter -- despite her family urging her not to -- and sped off drunk until she crashed into a fence and house, causing the car to go flying upside down. Fortner survived, but her baby granddaughter did not. Riverfront Times has the story.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 9:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Thirty years ago, St. Louis police found the headless body of "Jane Doe" who was assaulted and decapitated and hidden away. Then, grave officials lost her remains in a poorly maintained cemetery -- until now. Riverfront Times has the story.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 9:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: This is not the first time this Missouri couple was charged with child endangerment -- but it may be the worst. Police say that their five-year-old disabled boy was found wandering alone in the pouring rain barefoot, because his dad drank himself to sleep in the middle of the day. Riverfront Times has the story.

Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:15 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: There's a lot to see on the public Facebook pages of a Missouri couple accused of plotting the rape of an infant girl, who died from the horrific sexual assault. In the context of these charges, some posts are especially unsettling. Riverfront Times has the story.

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 8:30 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A truly unbelievable story out of O'Fallon, Missouri this week: Cops say a mother encouraged her boyfriend to rape her four-month-old daughter, and that the subsequent sexual assault and beating resulted in the infant's death. Riverfront Times has the story.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 8:30 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Missouri cops were called to a home after a 23-year-old woman reportedly punched, kicked and bit her brother during a fight over a car. When they arrived, the siblings' mother was not pleased -- and allegedly threw shoes at the officer. Riverfront Times has the story.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 6:42 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The mother of the 2-year-old girl who was found wandering around an Anthem neighborhood around 4 a.m. yesterday has been arrested on a child-abuse charge. Turns out, yesterday was not 22-year-old Nikki Hockett's first run-in with Child Protective Services. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, June 3, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A seven-year-old girl was shot inside the house of her mother's friend -- when the woman's purse fell to the ground and discharged, police say. How serious were her injuries? Riverfront Times has the story.

Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:28 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: It looks like there's a story behind the thoughts of a Phoenix mother who admitted to killing her 6-day-old girl because she "had too many kids already." Perhaps it's what that mother, Nina Koistinen, learned at the Laestadian Lutheran "Church" -- some would reach for the word cult -- which people familiar with it say condemns any and all birth control, to the point of promoting the birthing of more and more children. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Security guards at a Missouri supermarket were surprised to see a five-year-old boy wandering the aisles alone in the middle of the night. They were even more surprised when he said he didn't know his own last name. Riverfront Times has the story.