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Mt. Vernon Man Arrested for Home Invasion And Other Charges Following Altercation With Police

A 24-year-old Mt. Vernon man has been arrested on multiple charges after being taken into custody by Mt. Vernon Police late Friday night during a bar check at Geo's Lounge at 2401 Broadway. 

Centralia Police Arrest Mt. Vernon Man on Multiple Weapon and Drug Charges

An investigation into an unrelated case resulted in the arrest of a 24-year-old Mt. Vernon man on multiple drug and weapons charges. 

Early Voting Begins for March Primary Election in Marion County

County Clerk Steve Fox says the State Board of Elections denied all the petitions to kick Republican and Democratic Presidential candidates off the ballot on Monday, clearing the way for the March primary election early voting to be set up.

Former NRA President Issues Warning In Visit to Odin Gun Shop

Former National Rifle Association President  warns that both of the leading Democratic Candidates for President Hilliary Clinton and Bernie Sanders want to take guns away from citizens.

Police Beat for Saturday, February 6th, 2016

New Commemorative Quarter Features Shawnee National Forest

U of I Reports Record Number of Freshman Applications

Three Injured In Friday Morning Crash in Salem

Marion County Building Committee Okays Public Service Buildling Renovation

Amtrak to Keep Two Daily Round Trip Trains on Chicago to Carbondale Route

Gov. Rauner Touts Government Consolidation Legislation

Rauner: Illinois State Museum May Open with Its Own Funding

Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor

Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau's 10-year Sentence

7-Year-Prison Term Given in Sandoval Armed Robbery

Centralia Man Draws Four Year Prison Term on Weapons Charge

Four Plead Guilty to Drug Charges In Marion County Court

Police Beat for Friday, February 5th, 2016

Odin Woman Hurt in Norton Road Crash

KC Hosts Academic Challenge Competition

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FBI: Detroit Man Threatened Attack on Church, Police Officer

A Detroit-area man who was under FBI investigation for "increasingly violent threats...about committing acts of terror and martyrdom" on behalf of ISIS has been charged with possession of a firearm by a user of a controlled substance, according to court filings.Khalil Abu-Rayyan was stopped by Detroit police in Octobe ...

Cornell Fraternity President, Accused of Sex Crime, Remains in Prison

A Cornell University fraternity member is facing charges of attempted rape and sexual abuse after a female student reported that she was sexually assaulted at the fraternity house, according to university police.Wolfgang Ballinger, 21, a member of Psi Upsilon’s Chi Chapter at Cornell who was identified as the al ...

FBI Investigates Laser Strikes at Cleveland Airport

The FBI is asking the public for information about a series of recent laser strikes at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, including 25 that occurred in a single day last December.In a statement issued Friday, the Cleveland division of the FBI said one laser strike occurred Wednesday and another Thursday. Bot ...

Two Planes Collide in Midair, Plunge Into Ocean Off Los Angeles

Two small planes collided in midair off the coast of Southern California on Friday. The Federal Aviation Administration and the U.S. Coast Guard confirmed to ABC News affiliate KABC-TV that the aircraft crashed into the ocean after the midair collision around 3:15 p.m. PT. Emergency responders were searching through d ...

Air Traffic Controllers Texting, Using Snapchat While on the Job, Documents Show

Dramatic Video Shows Person Stuck in Car After Crane Crash in Manhattan

Virginia Tech Student Had 'Inappropriate Relationship' With 13-Year-Old Murder Victim, Source Says

Northeast Gets Hit by Snowstorm, More Snow Possible

'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch Moved to Adult Jail in Texas, Records Show

Timeline of How Alleged 'Bonnie and Clyde' Crime Spree Unfolded

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Wildcats Knock Off Charleston...Cain Breaks Scoring Record In Loss....Orphans Work Overtime

SALEM - Adam Bunnell scored 17 and Brendan Boles added 16 points and 8 rebounds as the Salem Wildcats won for the 4th time this season

Stallions Win 15th Straight

CENTRALIA - The Christ Our Rock Silver Stallion girls basketball team won their 15th straight game knocking off visiting New Athens

Girls Post Season Schedule

Salem will host 3A Regional starting Feb. 15.

Junior High State Basketball

Full day scheduled for Rend Lake College today.

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Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton Named NFL MVP

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been named the National Football League's Most Valuable Player of 2015. The 26-year-old received the honor on Saturday ...

Brett Favre Leads 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Class

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced its induction class for 2016 on Saturday, starring legendary quarterb ...

USC AD Pat Haden to Retire in June

University of Southern California Athletics Director Pat Haden announced Friday that he would retire from tha ...

Super Bowl 50: J.J. Watt Says Broncos Are ‘Not Going to Stop’ Cam Newton

Drew Brees and J.J. Watt are giving their pro insights on what to watch for Sunday.The NFL superstars appeare ...

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Veterinarians Save Dog With Crushed Skull

An 8-month-old Rottweiler whose skull was crushed after being hit by a car four months ago has a promising road to recovery thanks to reconstructive surgery. The do ...

Dad’s Photo of Baby's Swollen Toe Raises Awareness of Rare Syndrome

One dad's photo of his baby's swollen toe is sparking conversation among parents across the Internet.Scott Wa ...

How a Shopping Cart Could Make Life Easier for People With Special Needs

Shopping just got easier for shoppers with older children and adults with special needs around the U.S.A spec ...

How a Shopping Cart Could Make It Easier for People With Special Needs

Shopping just got easier for shoppers with older children and adults with special needs around the U.S.A spec ...


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Nearly 30 Years After "Like a Prayer" Furor, Madonna Song Featured in New Pepsi Super Bowl Commercial

It just goes to show that if you wait long enough, all scandals will fade away.  Pepsi's big Super Bowl commercial this Sunday will include a classic Madonna ...

"MacGyver" Movie, TV Reboot Planned

Break out your Swiss army knife -- MacGyver’s coming back. Variety reports entertainment company Lionsg ...

Helen Mirren Defends Academy in Oscar Diversity Debate

Oscar winner Helen Mirren is defending the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Oscars diversit ...

Chris Rock Opens Up About Black Hollywood, the Oscars, His Future, in "Essence"

With all the controversy surrounding Hollywood’s lack of diversity, Chris Rock seems to have the weight ...

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