Lake Drowning

Lake Drowning

Missouri to pay millions for student’s drowning in handcuffs

The settlement, reached earlier this week and announced Thursday morning, ends a civil lawsuit Brandon Ellingson’s family filed in federal court nearly two years ago. The family alleged that Trooper Anthony Piercy — as well as the state and Missouri Highway Patrol — were liable for the young man’s death in the Lake of the Ozarks.

Lyft driver shot in head last year: ‘I refuse to let this defeat me’

Antoine Roston, a Lyft driver shot in the head and face last October while working, has been undergoing intense therapy to get his life back. Roston is throwing a party to thank everyone who has supported him on his road to recovery.