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U.S. Attorney for Southern Illinois Resigns

United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois Stephen Wigginton has announced his resignation effective midnight on December 11th.

Police Beat for Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Salem man arrested for disorderly conduct and criminal trespass.  Salem woman being held on drug court violation.  

Lawsuit Challenges Illinois Ban on Marijuana Campaign Money

CHICAGO (AP) - Two Libertarian political candidates are asking a federal court to declare unconstitutional an Illinois ban on political contributions from the medical marijuana industry.

Centralia Reaches Sewer Agreement with Illinois EPA

Centralia City Manager Dan Ramey says the city has reached a compliance agreement on the waste water treatment plant with the Illinois EPA.

Centralia City Council to Use Artist in Downtown Improvements

Kaskaskia College Appears New Plumbing Program

KC To Seek Additional Revenue to Replace State Funds

Many Government Offices Closed for Thanksgiving; Trash and Leaf Collections Impacted

Filing Opens for Candidates Running in March 2016 Primary

Car-Semi Wreck Sends Two Xenia Residents to Hospital

Four Hurt in Fayette County Crash

Illinois AG Madigan Releases Annual Safe Shopping Guide

Rauner Says White House Promises to Answer Refugee Queries

Rauner Not Hiring Firm for Lincoln Museum Director Search

U of Illinois Hikes Aid, Drops Scores for In-State Students

US Steel Temporarily Idling Granite City Works

State Climatologist Says Illinois Should Have Mild Winter

Fire Heavily Damages Playground Equipment in Roberts Park in Salem

Rural Iuka Woman Injured in Tonti Road Crash

Salvation Army Thanksgiving Pickup Is Monday

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Meet the Two Turkeys Up for Obama's Pardon

The National Turkey Federation is allowing the Internet to vote to decide which of two turkeys President Obama will pardon in an annual Thanksgiving tradition. Meet "Honest". He's 22 inches tall and loves Country music #TurkeyPardon2015 pic.twitter.com/guZ2q2MQPt— NatlTurkeyFederation (@TurkeyGal) ...

Arrests Made in Minneapolis 'Black Lives Matter' Protest Shooting

Minneapolis police took two more men into custody Tuesday afternoon in connection with the multiple shootings at a Black Lives Matter protest Monday night. The men, who police said were both white, one 26 and the other 21, turned themselves in voluntarily around 2:30 p.m., and were being interviewed by investigators. ...

Protests Erupt in Chicago After Police Shooting Video Released

Protesters took to the streets Tuesday night in the wake of the release of dash cam footage showing police shooting a teen being shot by police, chanting "16 shots" for the number of times the officer allegedly shot him. Chicago police said there were a few minor injuries during the rallies. The dash cam video, releas ...

Dash Cam Video Shows Teen Shot by Chicago Police Officer

The dash cam video showing a Chicago police officer allegedly shooting a teenager to death has been made public for the first time. Video of the fatal Oct. 20, 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald, who later died at a hospital, was shown this evening a day ahead of the court-ordered deadline and as reported by ABC News af ...

Meet Honest and Abe: Which Will Be the National Thanksgiving Turkey?

Traffic Deaths Up 8% in First Half of 2015, Feds Say

Arrest Made in Minneapolis 'Black Lives Matter' Protest Shooting

Indiana Governor Being Sued over Refugee Refusal

Indianapolis Pastor Doesn't Know 'How to Do Life' Without His Slain Wife

Chicago Cop Who Allegedly Shot Teen Laquan McDonald 16 Times Charged With Murder

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Warrior Series 5K run pushed back to Dec. 19

INA, Ill. (Nov. 24, 2015) – Runners in Southern Illinois have an extra week to register for the first Warrior Series run – the Warrior 5 – at the Rend Lake College Rec this winter.

Prep Basketball Results From Monday

CENTRALIA - The Centralia Orphans jumped out to a 10-0 lead to start their season off on the right foot and D'Aaron Owens added a game high 20 points as they ran away from Mascoutah in their own Tournament opener 59-36.

Prep Girls Basketball Results From Monday

SANDOVAL - Sandoval fell to Dieterich in prep girls basketball 49-33.  In the losing effort, Christonia Saddler had 20 points for the Lady Hawks. 

2A All South Cross Country Teams

UNDATED - Four Salem cross country runners were named to the Class 2A All South teams.

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Golden State Warriors Win Record 16th Straight Game to Start Season

The Golden State Warriors made history on Tuesday night, dominating their in-state rival Los Angeles Lakers en route to the best start to a season in National Baske ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 11/23/15

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here’s the latest scores and winners: NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUENew En ...

Scoreboard Roundup -- 11/24/15

Here are the latest scores and winners.NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONIndiana 123, Washington 106Atlanta 121, ...

St. Louis Rams' Stedman Bailey Shot In Head

Saint Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot in the head twice on Tuesday night, ESPN reports.The R ...

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Cancer-Stricken Infant Kissed by Pope Responding to Treatment, Parents Say

An infant battling brain cancer, who famously was kissed by Pope Francis during the pontiff's historic visit to the U.S. this year, is responding to treatment, acco ...

How Michael B. Jordan Got His Fit Body for “Creed”

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic(NEW YORK) — Michael B. Jordan wasn’t alive when the film Rocky took the bo ...

Costco Chicken Salad Linked to E.coli Outbreak, Says CDC

An E.coli outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states was linked to rotisserie chicken salad from Co ...

New Studies Show How Moms Also Benefit From Breastfeeding

Two new studies are adding to a growing body of evidence that breast-feeding is both good for the baby and fo ...


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How Will Smith Handles Racism in Hollywood

Will Smith may be one of the world's highest-paid actors, but the star still has experienced racism in his vaunted career. The actor recently sat down wit ...

Review: “Victor Frankenstein” (PG-13)

As Daniel Radcliffe’s voiceover tells us at the beginning of Victor Frankenstein, we know this story.&n ...

Review: “Creed” (PG-13)

Another Rocky movie sounds about as appealing as, well, another Rocky movie.  Here’s what does sou ...

Check Out Chris Hemsworth's Dramatic Weight Loss

Chris Hemsworth has gone from superhero to shipwrecked. The Thor actor posted a snapshot ...

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