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Chicago Man Returned to Marion County To Face Charges Filed After Laura Leake Park Shooting

A 22-year-old Chicago man is charged with two Class 'X' counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, with bond set at $300,000.  

Four Arrested in Marion County On Felony Drug Charges

Centralia man arrested on newly issued warrant for unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. Centralia and Sandoval residents arrested for unlawful possession of under five grams of methamphetamine.  Rural Salem man arrested for possession of a controlled substance.  

Three Vandalia Residents Hurt in I-70 Crash in Effingham County

Three Vandalia residents were injured in a two car crash on U.S. 40 at Illinois Route 128 in Altamont late Friday afternoon.  

Ohio Man Hurt in I-70 Crash in Fayette County

A 25-year-old Columbus, Ohio man was seriously injured in a one vehicle crash on Interstate 70 four miles west of Vandalia late Friday afternoon.

Police Beat for Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Illinois Police Sue Town, Claim Body Cameras Record Nonstop

Salem Relay Reaches Goal...On Second Try

US Rep. Duckworth Prevails in Workplace Retaliation Lawsuit

Rauner Signs ID Law Making Illinois Comply With Federal Law

Economic Woes Cause Drop in Number of Illinois Boaters

Western Illinois University Researches Zika Virus Spread

Illinois State Fair Competition Entry Deadlines Nearing

Illinois Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Over Wrongful Conviction

Chicago Police Arrest Teen in Slaying of City Dispatcher

Bond Set at $1-Million for Vandalia Man Arrested as Part of 'Operation Glass House'

Centralia Mayor Praises New Motel/Strip Mall Development At Groundbreaking

Salem Grade School Board Gets Construction and Budget Update

Search Warrant Executed on Mt. Vernon Home Friday in On Going Weapons and Burglary Investigations

Illinois Lawmakers to Reconvene as Budget Deadline Nears

Centralia High School Board Receives Update on Cafetorium Improvements

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Flood-Stricken West Virginia Counties Get Federal Disaster Designation

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) — Three West Virginia counties devastated by flooding will receive federal disaster assistance, the state's governor announced Saturday as the death toll rose again.The Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide individual assistance, which includes emergency medical sup ...

24 Dead in Devastating West Virginia Flooding

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) — At least 24 people have died from devastating flooding and historic rainfall in West Virginia, according to the state's Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has called the flooding "among the worst in a century" for some parts of the s ...

Man Raises $103K for Teen Who Offered to Help Carry Groceries

A Memphis teenager asked a stranger at the grocery store to buy him and his mother some food in exchange for carrying the man's groceries to his car, and what happened next will tug at your heartstrings.An unlikely bond formed between the pair, and within two weeks, the stranger helped raise more than $103,000 to supp ...

Homeless Grumpy Cat Adopted by Home Inspector

When Paul Tateosian and Jason Burnside showed up to an empty house in Bradenton, Florida, for a home inspection, the last thing they expected to find was somebody still living there. But that’s exactly what happened when Tateosian, a real estate agent assistant, stumbled upon a little orange furball with a parti ...

Illinois Man Has Won the Lottery Twice Using Same Numbers

New York's Mega Millions Jackpot Rises to $390 Million

2 Dead in California Fire That Torched 19,000 Acres

Dozens Injured After Walking on Hot Coals at Tony Robbins Event

23 Dead in Devastating West Virginia Flooding

Couple Struck by Lightning in Daytona Beach, Florida

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Salem Post 128 Jr's and Sr's Prepare For Games Today

SALEM - The Salem Post 128 Jr Legion returns to action today when they play on the road against the Odin/Patoka Mudcats.  Game one of the double header gets going at 6pm.

Little League Results From Friday

Youth Complex - In little league Minor's play last night,

Post 128 To Host Mt Vernon Tonight

SALEM - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion will host Mt Vernon for a double header tonight starting at 6pm.  Salem is coming off a split with Carlyle the last time out.  Salem is 13-3 on the season.  

Reds Beat Yanks In LL Major's Play

Youth Complex - In Salem Little League play last night

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PGA Tour Cancels Greenbrier Classic Due to West Virginia Flooding

Devastating West Virginia flooding has forced the PGA Tour to cancel the Greenbrier Classic. “We are heartbroken by the devastation that the residents of West ...

Jose Reyes Returns to Mets, Signing Minor League Contract

Shortstop Jose Reyes signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets Saturday after becoming a free age ...

Stuntwoman Talks Latest Addition to Extreme Sports: Flyboarding

Flyboarding, when a rider zips around on a hoverboard propelled by water, is the very latest in extreme sport ...

Sources: Kevin Durant Top Target in Free Agency

After their NBA finals defeat, the Golden State Warriors are going to continue with their plans to pursue Kev ...

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NC Whitewater Rafting Facility Closes After Deadly Amoeba Found

A North Carolina whitewater rafting facility was forced to close after water samples tested positive for brain-eating amoeba. The U.S. National Whitewater Center (U ...

Abortion Demands on the Rise Over Zika Fears

The increase in fears over the Zika virus has also caused an increase in the number of Latin American women w ...

Comparing the Accuracy of Body Fat Scales

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Scales have evolved from simply stepping on a scale to see your weight at ...

Your Body: The Effects of Graveyard Shifts

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical Contributor They don't call it the graveyard ...


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"The Omen" Turns 40 Today

You have been warned: It's the 40th anniversary of The Omen today. The classic horror film, starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick and Harvey Stephens, tells the tale o ...

Sylvester Stallone Sued Over Reality TV Show

Sylvester Stallone is being accused of throwing a sucker punch to a personal trainer who's suing the Rocky st ...

Vivica A. Fox Says She's "Thrilled" and No Longer "Stripping for Tips" in "Independence Day" Sequel

It's been 20 years since the original film debuted, but Vivica A. Fox is still excited when talking abou ...

Alec Baldwin Takes the Long, Skinny Mic on "Match Game"

This Sunday night 10:00 ET, ABC is re-launching a classic game show with Match Game -- part of the network's& ...

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