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Tennessee Residents Injured in St. Peter Accident

Two Tennessee residents were injured Thursday when their pickup struck a cultivator that extended into their lane of travel on Illinois Route 185 near Fayette County Road 1700 E northwest of St. Peter.  

Semi Fire Shuts Down I-64

The Illinois State Police shut down a stretch of I-64 in Jefferson County on Thursday after a semi-truck caught fire near Irvington.

Local Democratic Candidate: Quinn Wrong on Murray Center

The Local Democratic Candidate for the 107th Illinois Congressional district is distancing himself from party-line Chicago Democrats, throwing his support completely behind keeping the Murray Developmental Center open. 

Central City Teacher Charged With Stealing Co-Workers Medication

A Central City teacher on administrative leave has been charged in Marion County Court with felony theft under $500 at a school.  

Judge Dismisses Criminal Abuse Charge Against Centralia Man During His Jury Trial

Police Beat for Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Kaskaskia College to Hold ROTC Session

Hundreds Pack Stands at C-Bar Rodeo

Regional Coalition Meeting Called to Continue Murray Center Fight

Former Centralia Man Dies In St. Louis City Jail

Death of Four Month Old Baby Under Investigation

Area School Registration Dates

Sandoval School Registration Is Announced

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Raccoon Grade Sets Registration

Illinois Officials Identify Man Killed by Police in Pana

Pipe Bomb Found in Downtown Springfield

Police Beat for Wednesday, June 30th, 2014

Quinn: State will Prevail in Shakman Lawsuit

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Deadly Peoria House Fire

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Hammerhead Shark Spooks Swimmers at Florida Beach

A hammerhead shark shocked beachgoers in Florida when it swam right up to the shore, prompting terrified swimmers to frantically flee from the water.And the man who caught it all on video, Dan Flynn, said the hectic scene was "extraordinary.""I've seen sharks before but I've never seen a shark get that close," he told ...

NYPD Chokehold Death Ruled a Homicide

The death of a Staten Island man, who was put into a choke hold by the New York Police Department, was ruled a homicide Friday by the city's medical examiner.The incident provoked outrage last month after a witness filmed NYPD cops placing Eric Garner in what appeared to be a chokehold while arresting Garner for selli ...

Abby Hernandez Saw Reports About Her Disappearance While She Was Missing

Abigail Hernandez's mother told their local newspaper the teen saw reports about her disappearance while she was missing for nine months.Hernandez and her mother stopped by The Conway Daily Sun's offices and cited a daily ticker box feature in the paper that showed how many days Hernandez had been missing, as Hernande ...

What to Expect from Tropical Storm Bertha this Weekend

The second storm of the season has formed in the Atlantic Ocean and Tropical Storm Bertha is expected to hit Puerto Rico this weekend.Bertha is currently located 70 miles Northeast of Barbados and is moving at 21 mph, packing maximum sustained winds of 50 mph.Luckily, the predicted path shows that the U.S. mainland wi ...

Michelle Obama: Veteran Homelessness ‘Should Horrify Us’

FBI After 'Good Grammar Bandit' in Colorado

Man Killed After Lightning Strike at Calif. Beach Was Electrocuted

Girl Accused in 'Slender Man' Stabbing Ruled Incompetent

Huge Butter Spill Creates Jam on Indianapolis Highway

Lotto Luck: Indiana Man Wins Big Twice in Three Months

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Tigers make big trade, White Sox win game 7-4

Tigers make big trade, White Sox win game 7-4

Arrieta pitches Cubs past Rockies 3-1

Arrieta pitches Cubs past Rockies 3-1

Cardinals rebound with 6-2 win against Padres

Cardinals rebound with 6-2 win against Padres

Braves get INF-OF Bonifacio, LHP Russell from Cubs

Braves get INF-OF Bonifacio, LHP Russell from Cubs

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Kyle Larson Wins Pole for Pocono

Kyle Larson set a track record of 183.438 mph and took home the pole at Pocono Raceway for Sunday's Sprint Cup race. Larson is still seeking his first Spr ...

Tony Parker Signs Three-Year Extension

Spurs guard Tony Parker signed a three-year extension on Friday, reports ESPN NBA insider Marc Stein. Parker' ...

Dwyane Wade: Had a Feeling James Was Leaving Miami

Heat forward Dwyane Wade wasn't surprised when his former teammate, LeBron James, told him that he'd be going ...

Dustin Johnson Suspended

The PGA Tour has suspended Dustin Johnson for six months after he tested positive for cocaine, reports Golf.c ...

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Plane Carrying First Ebola Patient to Land in Georgia Saturday

A United States official says the plane carrying the first Ebola patient will land Saturday in Georgia. The State Department confirmed that they will be using a non ...

Two Americans with Ebola to Be Flown Back to US 'Early Next Week'

Two American patients stricken with Ebola will not be flown from Africa to the U.S. until early next week, AB ...

Tenn. Doctor in Quarantine After Ebola Outbreak: 'I'm Feeling Well'

A Tennessee doctor who placed himself in quarantine after volunteering in West Africa, where the Ebola virus ...

Do You Hear Sounds After Playing Video Games?

If you can hear the clanging of Candy Crush coins or characters' voices from League of Legends long after you ...


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Are Wedding Bells in Cameron Diaz's Future?

Are Cameron Diaz and her rocker boyfriend Benji Madden already talking marriage? The couple got together earlier this spring, and an insider says things are moving ...

Maggie Gyllenhaal Discovered Her First Name Isn't 'Maggie'

When Maggie Gyllenhaal recently saw her birth certificate, she made a shocking discovery: Her name isn't Magg ...

Jada Pinkett Smith Explains Why She and Will Smith Don't Have Marriage Rules

Jada Pinkett Smith said her marriage with Will Smith is stronger than ever. One reason, she said, was because ...

Kerry Washington Reveals Why She Named Her Baby Isabelle

Kerry Washington never talks about her personal life, but she has revealed a bit about her daughter.The Scand ...

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