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State Union Contract Extended To September 30th

Governor Bruce Rauner and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 31 agreed to the two month extension preventing a strike or lockout before September 30th.  

Governor Signs Law Giving Animal Disease Lab Building to Kaskaskia College

The two lawmakers primarily responsible for the transfer, Representative Charlie Meier of Okawville and Representative John Cavaletto of Salem attended the signing in the Governor's Office in Springfield, along with a number of Kaskaskia College personnel. 

Rauner Vetoes Legislation to Ban Strikes, Worker Lockouts

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed legislation that would have blocked public-employee strikes and management lockouts of those workers.

State Police Make Arrest Near Vandalia in Child Abduction Case

State Police say an estranged father who allegedly abducted his seven-year-old daughter in Ohio has been arrested on Interstate 70 near Vandalia.  

Downtown Salem Business Owners Call for Improvements

Police Beat for July 29th, 2015

Bryan-Bennett Library Festivities Come to A Close

Murder-Suicide Leaves Two Dead in West Frankfort

Woman Found after Missing for Nine Days

Restricitons during Halloween in Carbondale Have Been Lifted 15 Years After Riots

Top Republican Fundraiser Backtracks on Statement about Illinois Senator

Veterans Receive Preference for Hiring in Illinois

Central Illinois County Closer to Keeping Ban on Employee Use of Marijuana; Including for Medicinal Purposes

Chicago to Outlaw 'Gun-Like' Cellphone Cases

Marion County Court Sees Two Guilty Pleas

The PAVE Organization That Helps Domestic Violence Victims Has to Close Doors

Minor League and Tavie Tots Celebrate Joining the Two Downtown Salem Businesses

Illinois House Moves to Block Contentious Pay Raise for Lawmakers

Rauner Signs Expanded Eligibility Law for Food Stamps Users

New Dollar General Store Construction in Centralia Sees Progress

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Cincinnati Officer Indicted in Shooting 'Felt His Life Was in Jeopardy'

A police officer indicted for murder "felt his life was in jeopardy" when he fatally shot a man during a traffic stop in Cincinnati earlier this month, his attorney told ABC News.An arraignment was scheduled Thursday morning for Ray Tensing, who was indicted on murder and voluntary manslaughter charges in the shooting ...

Theater Shooting Survivor Describes Taking Bullet to Protect Friend

A teacher who survived a shooting at a movie theater in Louisiana last week described taking a bullet to protect her friend as she feared the gunman would kill her.Jena Meaux shed tears at times as she spoke to thousands gathered for a prayer service Wednesday night. She was among nine people wounded when John Houser ...

AK-47 Bandit Strikes Again, Robs Credit Union in Iowa

A man dubbed the "AK-47 Bandit," who the FBI says shot a police officer after robbing a bank three years ago, has struck again.The FBI released photos of the man robbing a credit union in Mason City, Iowa, on Tuesday. Armed with his signature AK-47, the man drove off with an undisclosed amount of cash and left behind ...

Police Looking to Identify Sixth Victim of 'Happy Face Killer' After 20 Years

Police are looking for the public's help in identifying the sixth victim believed to have been killed by the Happy Face murderer, authorities said.The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said the victim was likely from Florida or Nevada and named Suzy, Suzanne or Susan.The killer, Keith Hunter Jesperson, claimed that h ...

James Holmes 'Never Harmed Anyone' Until Massacre, Mom Says

Utah Boy Who Asked for 'Junk Mail' to Read Gets Over 500 Book Donations

American Dentist Who Admitted Killing Cecil the Lion Sends Patients Letter About Incident

911 Dispatcher Who Hung Up on Friend of Teen Dying from Gunshot Resigns

Boston Cop’s Son, an Alleged ISIS Plotter, Pleads Not Guilty

Police Officer Involved in Deadly Cincinnati Shooting Indicted for Murder

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Franklin Park Announce Fall Tryout/Practice Schedule

SALEM - Franklin Park has announced practice and tryout information for several fall sports.

KC Men & Women Tennis Needs Players...

CENTRALIA - The KC men's and women's tennis teams are looking for a few good players for the upcoming season.

CCL Results....

BREESE - In Clinton County League baseball play, Breese scored 8 runs over the last 2 innings and the Merchants downed the Carlyle Lakers 12-2.

Lester Strikes Out 14 to Lead Cubs Over Rockies 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) - Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for a Cubs pitcher in more than a decade, leading Chicago over the Colorado Rockies 3-2 Wednesday.

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White Sox win 7th straight; beat Red Sox 9-2

     BOSTON (AP) - Adam Eaton opened the game with a home run, Jose Quintana pitched 6 1-3 solid innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Bosto ...

Lester strikes out 14 to lead Cubs over Rockies 3-2

     CHICAGO (AP) - Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for ...

Bruce homers to back DeSclafani as Reds blank Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jay Bruce homered in the second to back Anthony DeSclafani's seven i ...

White Sox place Bonifacio on disabled list, recall Garcia

     BOSTON (AP) - The Chicago White Sox have placed infielder Emilio Bonifacio on the 15- ...

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Bestseller Teaches How to De-Clutter Your Life and Only Keep What Brings You Joy

Organization expert Marie Kondo has been dubbed Japan’s queen of clean -- and she’s the driving force behind a new movement that’s aimed at helpin ...

Your Body: Taking Care of the Men in Your Life

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorAs much as we love them, we all kn ...

What Future Looks Like for Youngest Dual Hand Transplant Recipient

The youngest recipient of a dual hand transplant may be through his surgery, but the real test of the transpl ...

Is Bullying Genetic?

Conventional wisdom has it that bullies are made, not born, but that might not be the case.A new Canadian stu ...


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Is Michelle Williams Off the Market?

 Michelle Williams appears to have a new man in her life. The 34-year-old actress is dating Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close author&nbs ...

Trevor Noah Talks Taking Over for Jon Stewart as "Daily Show" Host

Upcoming Daily Show host Trevor Noah faced TV critics Wednesday in Beverly Hills, and tal ...

Jesse Pinkman's "Breaking Bad" House for Sale

Want to live like Jesse Pinkman? Here's your chance. The Albuquerque, New Mexico, house that stood in for the ...

"America’s Got Talent" Recap: The 'Judge Cuts' Continue with 7 Acts Advancing to Live Rounds

 America’s Got Talent continued its “Judge Cuts” on Tuesday. Howard Stern,&nb ...

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