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Prosecutors: Rod Blagojevich isn't 'deserving of leniency'

Federal prosecutors say statements by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich prove he isn't "deserving of leniency."

Two Centralia Residents Face Felony Burglary and Retail Theft at Salem Walmart

Two Centralia residents who took a car for a ‘test drive’ reportedly used it to come to the Salem Wal-mart where they attempted to steal two full carts of groceries and other items valued at about $1,700.

Odin Man Charged In Connection With Weekend Stabbing

Marion County Court News for Monday, July 25th, 2016

Kell Man Injured in Sunday Night Wreck on I-57 South of Salem

A 28-year-old Kell man was injured in a single vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 57 three miles south of Salem Sunday night.

Salem Community Theater to Host Aladdin Jr.

Mt. Vernon Police Say Two Shot Early Saturday Morning

SCHS Board Approves New Hires and Breakfast Price Increase

Police Beat for Monday, July 25th

Four Community Projects Receive Assistance From Salem Elks

2 Efforts in Illinois Attempt to Change Sex Offender Laws

Rauner-Created Business Development Group Gets New Name

Top-rankiGOP Illinois State Lawmaker Ron Sandack Resigns

Hastert attorney Wants Breach-of-Contract Lawsuit Dismissed

Illinois delegates Agree with Wasserman Schultz Resignation

Illinois Governor RenewsCcall for Term Limits

Former High School Basketball Standout Gunned Down

Judge to Hear Arguments in Social Services Lawsuit Against Rauner Administration

Du Quoin State Fair Finalizes Grandstand Line-Up

Three Injured in Two Vehicle Crash South of Sandoval

Southern Illinois Lacks Hospitals with Trauma Centers

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Thousands of Firefighters Battling Raging Wildfire Near LA

Firefighters are still working to control the fast-moving wildfire that has scorched 37,473 acres near Los Angeles since last Friday, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.More than 3,000 firefighters have been deployed to halt the wildfire's path, according to the department. About 25 percent of the fir ...

Corpse Flowers in DC, New York Set to Release 'Stench of Rotting Flesh' Soon

which only happen every several years to decades. And when the flower actually does bloom, it only stays open for two to three days.The corpse flower is also considered a "horticultural jewel" because it is one of the largest flowers in the world.When the USBG put its corpse flower on display last Friday, it said the ...

Truck Overturns, Spills 10,000 lbs of Salmon Onto Alaska Highway

Juneau Police Department(JUNEAU, Alaska) — A truck carrying a load of seafood overturned and spilled salmon across a busy highway in Juneau, Alaska, according to police."Egan Drive blocked by about 10,000 pounds of Chum Salmon," Juneau police said in a Facebook post Monday evening."The cleanup effort is still und ...

Protesters in Philadelphia Voice Anger With Hillary Clinton and the DNC

Protests against the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton continued for a second straight day Monday through scorching temperatures on the streets of Philadelphia, as an atmosphere of division cast a shadow over the Democratic National Convention's opening night.The protests stemmed from a number of diffe ...

Man Named Hemingway Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West

2-Year-Old Boy's Hot Car Death Under Investigation by Dallas Police

Firefighters Among Families to Lose Homes in Massive LA-Area Blaze

Small Plane Crashes Into House, Pilot and Homeowner Survive

Austin Police Chief ‘Sickened and Saddened’ at Arrest of Breaion King

Massive LA-Area Fire Burns More Than 33,000 Acres

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Salem Post 128 Jr Legion Heads Back To State

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion is returning to state in Decatur after finishing 2nd this weekend at the 5th Division Tournament.  

12u Wildcats Fall At Sectional

12u return trip to state not in the cards this year...

10u Wildcats Drop 2 State Games

Trip to state cut short for 10u Wildcats.

Gonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers' 9-6 win over Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday night.

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Toronto Blue Jays Acquire Melvin Upton Jr.

Melvin Upton Jr. is heading to Toronto.The Blue Jays acquired the 31-year-old outfielder from the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher ...

Report: Tyronn Lue, Cavs Agree on Five-Year Extension

Despite taking over as head coach midseason, Tyronn Lue led the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals this ye ...

Richard Childress Racing Announces New Crew Chief for Paul Menard

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(LONG POND, Pa.) — Paul Menard is getting a new crew chief.Richard Childress ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 7/25/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEChi White Sox 5, Chi Cu ...

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C-Sections, Induced Births Decline in US, Study Finds

The rate of cesarean sections and induced births in the U.S. has declined, reversing a decades-long trend of increased rates of obstetric interventions, according t ...

Teen Performs CPR on Baseball Field to Save Unconscious Teammate

Tim Smith(FAIRFAX, Va.) — A Virginia baseball player was saved when his teammate administered CPR moment ...

Study: Binge-Watching TV Can Be Dangerous to Your Health

If you’re going to binge on an entire season of your favorite show, try to work in some light exercise ...

How Sisters Mara Schiavocampo and Pia Schiavo-Campo Arrived at Body Image Acceptance

ABC News (NEW YORK) — Everyone has his or her own way of achieving body-image acceptance. ABC News corre ...


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Bindi Irwin Marks 18th Birthday with Tribute to Late "Croc Hunter" Father Steve Irwin

NewspixGetty ImagesBindi Irwin, the daughter of the late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, shared an adorable baby photo on Instagram on Sunday and paired it with ...

$200 Million Lawsuit Against Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Mark Wahlberg Dismissed

A Los Angeles judge on Monday granted a motion to dismiss a $200 million copyright-infringement lawsuit broug ...

"Air Force One" Producer to Trump: Stop Using Our Movie's Music

Somebody else doesn’t want Donald Trump using their music on the campaign trail. Gail Katz, who produce ...

"The Bachelorette" Recap: JoJo Picks Her Final Two

 JoJo Fletcher now has her choice of two men following Monday night's episode of The Bachelorette. The lu ...

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