The parents of Spencer Nicodemus, a Joplin High School senior who was fatally injured by a falling basketball goal last spring, have reached a settlement agreement with the defendants they had named in a wrongful-death lawsuit.
Ikea is recalling again a number of its dressers after an eighth child was killed by one of them. The latest victim was a 2-year-old California boy who was crushed by a Malm dresser after being put down for a nap in his bedroom in May.
A Phenix City man was awarded $7.5 million after he fell getting a watermelon at a local Walmart store. A Russell County jury decided Thursday that Henry Walker should receive the payout from Walmart Stores Inc. after a days-long negligence trial.