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Christina Thomason Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison for Murder of Her 3 Month Old Daughter

Christina Thomason Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison for Murder of Her 3 Month Old Daughter

Assistant States Attorney Melissa Doran presents some new evidence and theory as to why Thomason may have killed her 3-month old daughter during the five hour sentencing hearing.  

Dynegy to Shut Down 3 Generating Plants in Southern Illinois

CHICAGO (AP) - Dynegy Inc. has announced it will close three of its coal-powered generating plants in southern Illinois that combined generate about 1,834 megawatts of electricity.

Movies Return to the Salem Community Theatre

Theatre Board Chairman Drew Johnson says the first move to be shown on their new theatre screen and projection system will be 'Back to the Future'.  

SIU Offers Plan to Boost Campus Diversity After Protests

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Southern Illinois University has responded to student protests against racism with a plan to boost campus diversity.

Illinois Retail Medical Marijuana Sales Top $2M in April

Illinois Panel Votes Against Plan to Close Detention Center

Illinois Democrats Weighing Higher Taxes for the Wealthy

Lawmakers Consider More Funding for Illinois Colleges

Redistricting Overhaul Clears Illinois House

Bill to Abolish Illinois Lieutenant Governor Office Fails

Salem City Council Interested in Pursuing Bryan Park Walking Trail Even Without Grant Guarantee

Police Beat for Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

SSM Health Commits to Protect and Preserve the Environment

Two Major Marion County Road Resurfacing Projects Moving Forward

Salem City Council Selects Tim Hudspeth to Fill Council Vacancy

Bike Rodeo Coming To Centralia On Saturday, May 7th

Kelly Alexander Receives Six Year Prison Sentence for Possession of Mislabeled Synthetic Drugs

Centralia Teen Injured in Green Street Road Crash

Four People Injured in Near Head On Crash on Odin Road

Fairfield Man Injured When Car Strikes Farm Implement in Clay County

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FBI Arrest Man in Abduction and Death of 11-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped from Navajo Nation

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in the abduction and death of an 11-year-old girl believed to have been kidnapped from the Navajo Nation in New Mexico, the FBI announced Tuesday evening.The Albuquerque office of the FBI tweeted its arrest of Tom Begaye, 27, of Waterflow, New Mexico, for the "abduction and death" o ...

Ted Cruz Suspends 2016 Campaign After Projected Indiana Primary Loss

(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- Texas senator Ted Cruz is suspending his presidential campaign for the Republican nomination following his loss to Donald Trump in the Indiana Republican primary, Cruz announced at a rally Tuesday night in Indianpolis.

Three Dead After Small Plane Crashes on Long Island

A pilot and two passengers are dead after a small plane en route from South Carolina to Connecticut crashed on Long Island, New York, officials say.According to Nassau County Police, the plane came down in the hamlet of Syosset at 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday.Initially, police said it suffered an “an unknown problem." B ...

11-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped from Navajo Nation Found Dead

An 11-year-old girl believed to have been kidnapped from the Navajo Nation in New Mexico was found dead Tuesday, according to the FBI.Ashlynne Mike was last seen Monday around 4 p.m., according to a press release from New Mexico State Police. "An unknown Native American male is believed to have abducted Ashlynn[e]," read ...

Wife of DEA Employee Dies After Drive-By Shooting

High School French Teacher Doesn't Speak French

Detroit Teacher Explains What's at Stake Amid District 'Sick Out'

Connecticut Legislature Passes Gun Control Bill Aimed at Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence

Suspect Hijacks Bus, Striking and Killing Pedestrian in DC

NTSB Reveals Probable Cause of Fatal Metro Accident, Alarming Operational Errors

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Lady Cats Score In 4 Events At Newton

The Salem Lady Wildcats competed at the Newton Invitational yesterday evening. The meet was won by the Green Wave of Mattoon with 115 points while the Wildcats walked away with 14. 

Wildcats Head To Mt Zion

The Salem Wildcats take their 7-14 record to Mt Zion

Odin Seniors Go Out In Style...Prep Softball

The Odin seniors played their final home game of their career's and earned a 12-2 win over Grayville.  Seniors Kameron Kelly, Kalyn Nalewajka, Jocelyn Johnson and Kayla Bray played their final game with Nalewajka getting the win with 7 strikeouts.  

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Left Tackle Cordy Glenn Agrees to Multi-Year Contract Extension with Buffalo Bills

Left tackle Cordy Glenn will remain with the Buffalo Bills for another five years. The team announced Tuesday that both had agreed to a five-year contract extension ...

Tom Brady Granted Extension to File Motion for Appeal in 'Deflategate'

Tom Brady has been given more time to file an appeal to overturn his "Deflategate" suspension. The 2nd U.S. C ...

Bryce Harper Extends Endorsement Deal with Under Armour

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper has been endorsing Under Armour since April 2011. But now, he ha ...

Tigers' Justin Verlander Engaged to Model Kate Upton

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander is engaged to longtime girlfriend Kate Upton.Upton's new eng ...

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Dogs Get a Lounge of Their Own at Pet-Friendly Airports

John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City has gone to the dogs -- literally.Inside Terminal Four is a 70-square-foot pet bathroom, complete with green ...

More Children Are Suffering Traumatic Brain Injuries at the Playground, Study Says

iStock/Thinkstock(ATLANTA) — Playgrounds aren't always fun and games according to a new study. Researche ...

Your Body: Are Breast Biopsies Misinterpreted Often?

Huntstock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorCan all pathologists determine ...

Woman Blind for 21 Years Mysteriously Regains Sight After Spinal Surgery

A Florida woman who was blind for 21 years because of a car accident has mysteriously regained her sight. Mar ...


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J.K. Rowling Apologizes for the Death of "Harry Potter" Character

If you’re a true Harry Potter fan, every May 2 means puddles of water on your desk -- not because you’ve been practicing the aguamenti spell, but beca ...

Report: Kerry Washington Is Pregnant with Second Child

Is the woman who portrays D.C.’s favorite fixer, fixing to expand her family? Actress Kerry Washington ...

Cate Blanchett Named UN Goodwill Ambassador

Cate Blanchett has been named a global goodwill ambassador for the United Nations' refugee agency. "I a ...

Hulk Hogan Sues Gawker Media -- Again

Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker Media again. In paperwork filed in Florida state court on Monday, the pro wrestler ...

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