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Medicaid Paid $12M To Deceased Illinois Residents

CHICAGO (AP) - An internal state government memo says auditors have found the Illinois Medicaid program has paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people listed as deceased in other state records.

Olney Woman Gets Jail for Hindering Murder Probe

CARMI, Ill. (AP) - The girlfriend of a southern Illinois man who's imprisoned for the shooting deaths of two campers has been sentenced to 60 days in jail for hindering the investigation.

Another IDNR Official Departs

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A top Illinois Department of Natural Resources official from DuBois in Washington County is the latest administrator to leave the agency.

Brownstown Man Leads St. Elmo Police on Car Chase, Wrecks Squad Car

A 20-year-old Brownstown man faces multiple charges after leading St. Elmo Police on a high speed chase that at one point involved a head on crash involving the squad car. 

Three Area Railroad Crossings to Receive Improvements

IDOT Set to Improve Route 37

Taylorville Couple Wins $20M Lotto Jackpot

SIU to Keep Fall Tuition for Newcomers Unchanged

Illinois Approved for No Child Left Behind Waiver

Odin Easter Egg Hunt for Residents This Saturday

10,000 Eggs To be Hidden in Wamac Park for Easter Egg Hunt

Marion County Court Report for 4/18

Police Beat for Friday, April 18th 2014

Greenville Man Sentenced for Child Porn

Beaman Files New Lawsuit in ISU case

South Central to Upgrade Computer Systems

Push Aims To Get Fairmount Park Back On Gambling Bill

Beef Prices On The Rise

Plan To Deny Firearms Cards to Medical Pot Users Is Nixed

Judge Puts Off Ruling in Suit Against Rutherford

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Memorial Service Marks 19th Anniversary of Oklahoma City Bombing

A remembrance ceremony was held Saturday morning in honor of the 19th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. The deadly bombing at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City killed 168 people and injured nearly 700. Governor Mary Fallin, who was lieutenant governor at the time of the bombing, offered an ...

Seven-Alarm Fire Destroys Homes at Jersey Shore

A 7-alarm fire Friday destroyed at least three oceanfront homes in a Jersey Shore town still recovering from Super Storm Sandy. Large clouds of black smoke could be seen for miles before the fire in Sea Isle City was brought under control. Firefighters say the blaze was likely fueled by high winds. No injuries were re ...

Obama: US ‘Prepared to Respond’ to Russian Aggression in Ukraine

President Obama on Thursday said the U.S. and its allies “have to be prepared – potentially – to respond” to continued efforts by Russia to interfere in southern Ukraine.He held out the “the possibility, the prospect that diplomacy can de-escalate the situation,” but warned that he ...

Man in Custody After Shooting Threat at "Los Angeles Times" Building

Los Angeles police say they have a man in custody after reports of a shooting threat at the downtown Los Angeles Times building Friday night. A man who worked for a business which rents space in the building reportedly threatened another worker. Lonnie Benson with the Los Angeles Police said, "We did find the-- the em ...

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Great Outdoors: Free Entrance to National Parks

Fast Food Workers Rewarded for Fast Action That Saved Customer’s Life

Obama Presents Navy Football with Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy

High School Students Sacrifice Cellphones for Kid with Leukemia

Kansas City Highway Shooting Suspect Charged with 18 Felonies

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Salem Track Finishes 3rd At Orphans Invite

Salem Track Finishes 3rd At Orphans Invite

Salem Nips Okawville In Eight Innings

Salem Nips Okawville In Eight Innings



Riley & Isaak Continue Dominance For Patoka

Riley & Isaak Continue Dominance For Patoka

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Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak Urges Patience

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak wants All-Star Kobe Bryant to know that the team will do everything they can this offseason to turn around the fran ...

Ducks Top Stars, 3-2, Take 2-0 Lead

Ryan Getzlaf scored and had an assist after taking a slap shot to the face in Game 1 in the Ducks 3-2 win ove ...

76ers Owner Joshua Harris Reflects on Difficult Season

Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris is moving forward after seeing his team go through one of it's toughes ...

Another Aaron leads the Braves

Another Aaron leads the Braves

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Woman With Engineered Vagina Says She Has 'Normal Life'

A woman who took part in a ground-breaking study in which scientists were able to use her cells to engineer lab-grown vaginas is speaking about the procedure that ...

Children’s Dreams Come True One Picture at a Time

Junaisy Vargas, 6, has a lot of wishes in life -- No. 4 seems the most impossible.“I want to be a merma ...

Thirteen-Pound Baby Waldo Wows Parents

An expecting couple got an unexpected surprise when their newborn weighed a whopping four pounds more than ex ...

'Pee Parties' Latest Baby-Making Trend

Conception has gone social. Pee parties -- also known as POAS, or Pee on a Stick Parties -- are the latest wa ...


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Debbie Matenopoulos Reveals She’s Married and Pregnant

Former The View co-host Debbie Matenopoulos, 39, shared a double dose of news with People magazine -- she’s married and pregnant!Matenopoulos married Jon Falc ...

Lindsay Lohan: "Conquest List" Story Was "Humiliating"

In the series finale of Lindsay Lohan's OWN reality series this Sunday night, the actress becomes emotional a ...

Is There Drama on the Set of "Glee?"

Is there trouble on the set of Glee?Sources told TMZ that Lea Michele, who plays Rachel Berry on the Fox musi ...

"Law & Order" Creator Developing Series for A&E

Law & Order creator Dick Wolf is developing a non-fiction series for A&E.The tentatively-titled D.O.A ...

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