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Centralia Mayor Stresses Importance of Amtrak and 4 Lane US 51 to Senator Durbin

Centralia Mayor Stresses Importance of Amtrak and 4 Lane US 51 to Senator Durbin

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin heard about the importance of keeping Amtrak Service and completing the four lane U.S. 51 Cooridor from Central Illinois in a Tuesday meeting with Centralia Mayor Tom Ashby.  Durbin pledged his support for both efforts. 

Clinton County Coroner's Office Identifies Man Killed In Boating Accident on Carlyle Lake

The Clinton County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed in a Tuesday boating accident on Carlyle Lake as 55-year-old Michael Ziemba of Boulder. 

Mt. Vernon Man Charged With 4 Counts of DUI Following A Saturday Wreck

A 23-year-old Mt. Vernon man has been charged in Jefferson County Court with four counts of driving under the influence in connection with a Saturday wreck that killed a 17-year-old Salem man and injured four other Salem residents.  

Apparent Suicide of Junction City Man Under Investigation

The Marion County Coroner's Office is investigating the apparent suicide of a 30-year-old Junction City man.  

Illinois Attorney General Wants Clarification on State Spending

Man Found Not Guilty In 2009 Shooting Death By Reason of Insanity

Rauner Grants Clemency Petitions

Illinois State Police Improperly Withheld Information on Shooting In Carbondale

Marion Police Officer Forced to Resign As He Takes Position on City Council

Rock Island Fire Department Planning to Use New Rescue Boat for All Major River Events

Southern Illinois Woman Pleads Guilty to Charges of Murdering Newborn

Chicago Teachers Union Organize Protest Over $200 Million Cuts

New Hires at University of Illinois on Hold Due To Budget Issues

Multiple Counties Come Together As New Consolidated Regional Superintendent of Schools Office

Weston McGhee Comes Home

Mt. Vernon Police Investigating Armed Robbery and Unrelated Shooting

Body of Missing Fisherman Found in Carlyle Lake

Rauner Continues To Fight For Education Funding Increase

Illinois' Hopes of A Budget Still Alive

Illinois Sends Approval Letters To Qualified Medical Marijuana Patients

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Fire at Mt. Zion AME Church in South Carolina Attributed to 'Natural' Causes

The cause of a recent fire that burned down Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville, South Carolina has been classified as stemming from "natural" causes according to the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) and the U.S. Department of Justice. The finding comes amid a period of heig ...

Escaped Prisoner Richard Matt Aimed Shotgun at Agent Who Found and Killed Him

New York prison escapee Richard Matt aimed a 20-gauge shotgun at the border patrol SWAT team agent who found him after a nearly three-week manhunt and then killed him, according to a statement from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB). Earlier, state police said only that Matt refused to surrender and that he did ...

Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ohio Due to Bomb Threat

Travelers got a midair scare Thursday on one of the busiest travel days of the year, after an unruly passenger's bomb threat forced a plane to make an emergency landing, a government official told ABC News. The United Express flight, carrying 53 on board, was headed to Washington D.C. from St. Louis, Missouri, around ...

Mansion Murder Suspect's Lawyer Fired, Says Daron Wint 'Never Intended' Harm

The D.C. mansion murder case took another strange turn on Thursday as accused killer Daron Wint dismissed his defense attorney, who then told reporters that Wint “never intended or wanted anybody ... to be harmed.” Attorney Sean Hanover said that a disagreement over defense strategy lead to Wint dropping h ...

GoFundMe Page Asked for Money to Cover Dylann Roof's Sister’s Wedding After Charleston Shooting

Georgia Teens Ransack a Walmart Caught on Video

How to Stay Safe from Shark Attacks over Fourth of July Weekend

Pig-Shaped Hot Air Balloon Falls in Emergency Landing, Burns Pilot

Officials Investigate Boardwalk Games Before Summertime Rush

California Woman Rescued Two Days After SUV Plunged off Cliff

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Wimbledon 2015: Bob Woodruff Goes Inside the Hallowed Tennis Championship

Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and arguably the most anticipated of the four Grand Slam events every year. It takes place every summer in L ...

US Requests Extradition of FIFA Officials

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, New York have formally requested the extradition of seven FIFA defendants wh ...

Sprint Cup Returns to Daytona for Night Race

iStock Editoria/Thinkstock(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — The Sprint Cup Series will race under the lights Sunda ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 6/30/15

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh 5, Detroit 4, 14 InningsMinnesota 8, Cincinnati 5Chi ...

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Possible Link Between Eye Color and Alcoholism Risk Revealed in New Study

There's a new potential clue in the ongoing effort to understand the genetic links to alcoholism: eye color. People with lighter eye colors appear to be more likely ...

Mystery Solved: Woman with Amnesia and Battling Cancer Has Been Identified

A woman with amnesia and battling cancer who was found wandering in southern California has finally learned w ...

Georgia Dentist Office Defends ‘Papoose' Restraint After Parent Complaint

A Georgia dentistry practice that’s under fire for using a restraint device on a child is defending its ...

Why Mass Killings May Be Contagious, New Study Examines

A new study is examining whether a single mass killing can be “contagious” -- and therefore lead ...


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Chris Daughtry Plays for the Troops, Chows Down on Fourth of July

they'll be performing for the troops at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.  "It's just, like, the best crowd ever," says Chris Daughtry. "That’s gonna be fu ...

Longtime "Sesame Street" Regular Leaving the Show

best known as "Maria" on Sesame Street -- announced she's stepping down. "After 45 years on Sesame ...

Trisha Yearwood Lives Up to Her Culinary Reputation on the 4th

Russ Harrington/Sunshine SachsHaving written three best-selling cookbooks and hosting her hit show, Trisha's S ...

Actress America Ferrera Thanks Donald Trump for Galvanizing Latino Vote; Trump's Miss USA Pageant Finds New TV Home

ABC News Actress America Ferrera, best known for her starring role in the ABC series Ugly Betty, took aim at R ...

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