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Large FMC Water Company Leak Is Found

All FMC customers who experienced a water outage Friday night will remain on a precautionary boil order until further notice.  

Effingham Injured in 4-Wheeler Wreck Near Cartter

A 43-year-old Effingham man was injured when his four wheeler flipped over on top of him in an off road accident.

Police Beat for Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Salem woman arrested for possession of cannabis. Two arrested on petitions to revoke their probation. Salem man arrested for DUI. 

Pope Names Cupich as Next Chicago Archbishop

Bishop Blase Cupich, who has struck a moderate tone on divisive social issues, was appointed the archbishop of Chicago on Saturday, succeeding a cardinal with an aggressive approach to the culture wars. 

Survivors Group Challenges Next Chicago Archbishop

A Member of the Jesse White Tumbling Team Killed

3 Former County Workers Accused of Stealing Funds

Lawmaker Wants Pumpkin to be Official Illinois Pie

Five Now In Custody After Trash Bag Meth Fire

Four Injured in Rt 37 Crash

Centralia To Consider Allowing Boat Dock Construction

Centralia City School Nurse Honored with Statewide Award

Murray Parent Speaks to Salem Chamber of Commerce

Farm Accidents Increase in Illinois Over Past Year

Quinn: No Pension 'Plan B' Before Court Ruling

Odin Holding New Math Program for Parents

Apples, Vendors, and more at Saturday's Applefest

Wamacfest to be held this Weekend

Michigan Man Charged with Gun Crime in Salem

Board Chairman Defends UI Job Denial to Professor

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Chrysler Recalls More than 230,000 SUVs for Fuel Pump Issue

(AUBURN HILLS, Mich.) -- Chrysler Group announced a voluntary recall of more than 230,000 SUVs Saturday, citing fuel pump issues in certain 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durango SUVs.

Pentagon Official: US Sends Additional Personnel to Assist in Liberia Ebola Efforts

(WASHINGTON) -- Following the arrival of Maj. General Darryl Williams in Liberia, the United States will send two aircraft with 45 personnel this weekend to assist in the country's efforts to combat the Ebola virus outbreak. 

Boko Haram Kidnapping Survivor Urges Obama to 'Bring Back Our Girls'

WASHINGTON) -- Sleeping in her hostel, “Saa” remembers being awoken by the sound of gunfire last April.

Man in Custody After Second White House Security Breach, Secret Service Boosts Patrols

(WASHINGTON) -- One man is in custody and charged with unlawful entry after attempting to enter a barricaded entryway to the White House on Saturday. 

Ukraine, Russian-Backed Rebels Agree on Buffer Zone in Peace Talks

US Targets ISIS with Five More Airstrikes in Iraq

5 Things To Know About the Pope's Trip to Albania

Gun-Toting Pastor Stops Alleged Thief

NORAD Confirms Two Incidents Involving Russian Planes Approaching American Airspace

White House Partially Evacuated as Fence Jumper Gets Into Executive Mansion

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Cards Hit 3 HRs, Top Reds, Move Closer to Playoffs

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony Cruz hit a three-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals connected three times, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 on Saturday night and moving closer to their fourth straight playoff berth.

Coghlan HR Leads Cubs Over Dodgers, 8-7

CHICAGO (AP) - Chris Coghlan hit two homers, including the go-ahead two-run drive off Brian Wilson in the eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 on Saturday.

Illinois Survives Texas State Scare 42-35

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Illinois combined two touchdowns and 190 yards rushing from Josh Ferguson with the kind of desperate, second-half comeback the Illini have relied on all season to escape Texas State on Saturday, 42-35.

Purdue Beats Error-Prone Southern Illinois 35-13

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Purdue converted two first-quarter turnovers into touchdowns and used those 14 points as the springboard to a 35-13 victory against Southern Illinois on Saturday. 

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Sprint Car Driver Killed in Wisconsin

BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) - Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.

Gaughan Snatches Nationwide Win at Kentucky

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Brendan Gaughan surged past rookies Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon in a wild three-wide run af ...

Tom Brady Expecting a Tough Game Against Raiders

(FOXBORO) -- The New England Patriots (1-1) will host the Oakland Raiders (0-2) on Sunday and Patriots quarter ...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole at New Hampshire

(LOUDON, N.H.) -- Brad Keselowski took home the pole on Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and will start ...

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Officials Warn Virus Could Sicken, Kill Dogs

(NEW YORK) -- Health officials are warning dog owners to be on the lookout for a deadly canine virus that could sicken or kill their pets.

Swedish Man Acquitted of Rape Due to 'Sexomnia'

(SUNDSVALL, Sweden) -- A Swedish man who was convicted of rape had his charges overturned after an appeals cou ...

Insurance Coverage Could Be Obstacle to Genetic Testing That Could Warn of Breast Cancer Risk

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers say that poor insurance coverage may mean a lack of genetic testing to warn women of ...

Researchers Call for Improved End-of-Life Care

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers at the Institute of Medicine released a report on Wednesday calling for improved end ...


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New Garth Brooks Album Coming November 11

Garth Brooks' long-awaited new album will arrive November 11.  Garth made the announcement during a Friday press conference in Atlanta, GA. The disc will featur ...

Katy Perry Rides "Dark Horse" to One-Year Anniversary on "Billboard" Hot 100 Chart

Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" isn't fading in the stretch.  Billboard reports that the single, ...

Kenny Chesney Approves of Taylor Swift's Pop Crossover, but He Won't Be Following Her

Kenny Chesney has added his name to the list of country stars supporting Taylor Swift's full-time mo ...

Jay Leno at Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Event » Kelly Clarkson Shares Lyrics of Song from Upcoming Album

Kelly Clarkson may be enjoying her time as a new mom to daughter River Rose, but she hasn't forgotte ...

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