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Truck Driver Runs From Oil Tanker Before It Explodes

Truck Driver Runs From Oil Tanker Before It Explodes

A semi tank truck that had just removed crude oil from an oil tank battery northwest of Sandoval exploded and burned Friday afternoon.   

St. Clair County Sheriff Passes on US House Bid

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A southwestern Illinois sheriff recruited by the national Democratic Party to challenge a first-term Republican congressman in the district that includes Jefferson County has declined the offer.

Police Beat for Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Salem Police make arrests for aggravated domestic battery and DUI.  Sandoval Police arrested man on two counts of aggravated domestic battery.  Loud music complaint in Salem leads to arrest of man wanted in Union County for aggravated battery and domestic battery.  

Illinois Lawmakers Evade Pressure to Buckle on Budget

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois has entered its second month without a state budget, and there's no indication that summer's dog days will present any new opportunities for a breakthrough between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and majority Democrats.

Work Begins on U of Illinois Solar Farm

Some Midwest Farmers' Crops Falter in Record Rains

Work on Illinois State Fair Venues Ramps Up

Judge Approves Place for Mel Reynolds to Stay While on Bond

Rising Country Star Drew Baldridge Makes His Return Home to The Marion County Fair

Former Salem Investment Adviser Sentenced To Prison For Fraud

Centralia Couple Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Drug Charges

Flora Man Arrested for Attempting to Break into Salem Woman's Home

Two Seperate Vehicle Crashes Damage Salem Area Businesses

Burglary and Theft Investigations Underway

3 Electrical Contractors Injured in Power Line Mishap in St. Elmo

Kaskaskia College to Hold Special Fall Registration Day at Main Campus

Police Beat for July 31st, 2015

South Carolina Presidential Campaign Comes to Chicago

Court Reporters Considered A Dying Profession in Illinois

Chicago-Area Veterans Affairs Hospital Has Backlog of Unread Heart Tests; According to One Cardiologist

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Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Evacuated After Bag Tests Positive for Explosives

An unattended bag leads to an evacuation at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. On Saturday, a portion of Terminal 1 ticketing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was briefly evacuated when an unattended bag was swabbed for explosive material and tested positive in preliminary tests. Airport offi ...

Sensitive U.S. Sites Vulnerable to Drone Attack, DHS Assessment Says

Sensitive sites across the United States are vulnerable to attack by store-bought drones, according to a new assessment by the Department of Homeland Security office in charge of sharing threat information with first-line personnel.The DHS "intelligence assessment" does not cite any actual or known drone-related threa ...

Sam DuBose Protests in Cincinnati Lead to Arrests

Protesters in Cincinnati hold a vigil to remember the victim of a police shooting. Chants of "I am Sam DuBose" were heard in Cincinnati on Friday night as hundreds came together for a vigil and rally to remember Sam DuBose, a black man who was shot and killed by Ray Tensing, a white police officer, during a traffic st ...

CA in State of Emergency as Wildfires Continue to Burn

California is in a state of emergency as wildfires rage on.On Friday, California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency as firefighters continue to battle nearly two dozen wildfires. Daniel Berlant, a Cal Fire spokesman, said nearly 9,000 firefighters are on the front line."Right now, our largest fire that con ...

Family Desperately Seeks Answers to Missing Seattle Man’s Whereabouts

Individual Jumps Bike Rack in Front of White House

Close Call: Delta Pilot Spots Drone Just Before Landing

From Wild Drinking, Drugs Scandal to Cyber Security Savior?

Watch Another Heated Traffic Stop Made by Cop Accused of Killing Samuel DuBose

Charleston Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty

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Salem 11U Drops First Game in State Tournament

Salem 11U is still alive in the double elimination tournament and plays again at 11 Sunday morning in the Chicago suburb of Burbank.

Breese Gray Legion Team Advances In State Tournament

The Breese Gray Junior American Legion team picked up another win at the State Tournament in Quincy Friday afternoon, as they shutout Newton 8-0.

Carpenter Homers Again As Cardinals Beat Rockies 7-0

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Carpenter homered for the third time in two games, Michael Wacha pitched seven crisp innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-0 on Friday night.

Hammel, Rizzo Lead Cubs Past Brewers 4-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Chicago Cubs past the rebuilding Brewers 4-1 on Friday night.

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Jameis Winston 'Accepting My Role' on Buccaneers

Rookie and number one overall draft pick Jameis Winston, recently named starting quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, told ESPN that he has "matured," since hi ...

Wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper Dies at 61

Wrestling icon "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died at the age of 61.Roderick Toombs, commonly known as Roddy Piper, ...

Tom Brady Outcome Expected in September

The NFL and the player's union have agreed it's "in everyone's best interest" for Tom Brady to know beforehan ...

Roundup of MLB Trades

After a glut of moves earlier in the week, Friday's Major League Baseball trade deadline passed with a series ...

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Four Legionnaires' Disease Deaths in the Bronx

Four people have died from Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx this summer. A fourth person died from Legionnaires' disease in the South Bronx part of New York, acco ...

FDA Warns of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities of Hospira Infusion System

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and pharmaceutical company Hospira announced Friday that they are aware ...

Doctor Who Survived Ebola Says Experimental Vaccine 'A Way Forward'

A New York City doctor, who made headlines after he was diagnosed with Ebola, said he hoped an experimental v ...

FL Blind Woman Gets a Bionic Eye to Improve Vision

Thanks to a revolutionary procedure, a woman who was blind for 16 years is now able to see. Carmen Torres, of ...


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Paul McCartney Rocks Lollapalooza

Alternative rockers, hip hop, and emo performers bowed down to Sir Paul McCartney on night one of Lollapalooza. A sea of tens of thousands of fans spread across Gr ...

Zoe Saldana Says 'It's Been Difficult' Getting Back in Shape After Twins

It's been a long journey for Guardians of the Galaxy star Zoe Saldana getting her body ba ...

Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Off-Broadway Production

Lupita Nyong'o has starred in some of the biggest movies, graced the cover of some of the biggest magazi ...

"Harry Potter" Stars Wish J.K. Rowling Happy 50th Birthday

J.K. Rowling's 50th birthday is Friday. The Harry Potter author was celebrated by Time&nb ...

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