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Head on Crash Near Kell Sends Seven To Hospital

Seven people were transported to Mt. Vernon hospitals following a two car head on crash blamed on snowy road conditions Wednesday afternoon.  

Two Arrested In Alleged Drug Sale At Alma Ball Park

Marion County Sheriff's Deputies say an investigation into a suspicious vehicle turned into discovery of a drug deal that had just gone down.  

Salem Man Escapes Serious Injury in Red Stripe Road Crash

A 24-year-old Salem man escaped serious injury when his car ran off the Red Stripe Road a quarter mile west of the Selmaville Road southwest of Salem Wednesday afternoon.  

Small Direct Freight Terminal in Mt. Vernon Destroyed By Fire

Jefferson Rural Firemen say the cab of a semi caught fire next to the Direct Freight terminal on Shilo Drive west of Mt. Vernon Wednesday morning and then spread to the building.

Police Beat for Thanksgiving, November 27th, 2014

Illinois AG Files Notice of Appeal in Pension Case

Governor Grants Clemency Linked to Wrongful Conviction

Ferguson Grand Jury Papers Full of Inconsistencies

Illinois High Court Refuses to Hear Sheley Appeal

Marion County Sheriff 'Not Ready' to Leave Department, Seeks Old Job

Local Teacher Sends Gifts Off to the Troops for 10th Year

Slippery Roads Causing Problems Throughout South Central Illinois

Bryan Bennett Library Holding Several Christmas Events

Hunters Took Home Fewer Deer This Year After First Deer Hunting Weekend

Max Dye Celebrates 50 Years

Three Headed to Prison After Marion County Court Actions

Police Beat for Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Unemployment Numbers Up Slightly, Still Lower Overall From Last Year

Illinois AG Files Notice of Appeal in Pension Case

Harvest Just About Done in Illinois

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Search On for Missing Ohio State Football Player

An Ohio State football player hasn't been seen since going out for a walk late Tuesday night and his family and friends are concerned that something may be wrong. Ohio State University football player Kosta Karageorge left his apartment about 2 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to his family. His sister Sophia tol ...

Florida Mom Goes Viral With 'Handmade Ugly Tacky Christmas Sweaters'

Christmas sweaters are the "ugly" trend that everyone loves to hate, but no one may really love the sweaters more than Deb Rottum. The 45-year-old mother of three from Tampa has become a viral star thanks to the Christmas sweater creations she hand crafts and then posts to her eBay store,"Deb's Handmade Ugly Tacky ...

Texas Homeowner Uses Facebook to Find Thief

A Texas homeowner turned to social media after a teen allegedly snatched a package off his front doorstep. Jeff Turner, who lives in Harris County, said he witnessed the incident on his home video surveillance. The FedEx package had just been delivered when someone swooped in, with a sweatshirt covering his face. T ...

Here's Proof Pigs Actually Do Fly (Almost)

They say pigs don't fly, but this one came close.A pig landed on a US Airways flight out of Connecticut on Wednesday, but was taken off the plane after it became disruptive, a spokesperson told ABC News.Jonathan Skolnik, a professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a passenger on the flight, told ABC New ...

Suspected Gunman Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting in Austin, Texas

Suspected Shooter Killed After Targeting Buildings in Austin, Texas

Shooter Targets Downtown Austin Buildings

More than 250,000 Still Without Power on Thanksgiving Afternoon

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Confident Federal Probe Will Clear Him Too

Several Arrests Made Near Thanksgiving Day Parade

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Illinois Beats Indiana State 88-62

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Rayvonte Rice scored 21 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead Illinois past Indiana State 88-62 on Thursday in the third round of the Las Vegas Invitational.

Johnson Shines in Detroit's 34-17 Win Over Chicago

DETROIT (AP) - Calvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with a pair of first-half touchdowns, and the Detroit Lions boosted their postseason hopes with a 34-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Thursday.

Boys High School Basketball: Thanksgiving Tournaments Continues

Pyramid Plus Tournament, Centralia Thanksgiving Tournament, Mulberry Grove Tournament and others continue across Southern Illinois.

Kaskaskia Gets Win Against Blackburn JV

Kaskaskia College picked up a win over the Blackburn College JV Wednesday afternoon, 117 to 62.

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Seattle Stymies San Francisco

 The Seattle Seahawks defeated the San Francisco 49ers 19-3 Thursday with a dominating defensive effort. Cornerback Richard Sherman reasserted himself as he int ...

LSU Defeats Texas A&M 23-17

LSU and Texas A&M held an old school football game of running and defense that saw the Tigers end victori ...

Ohio State Gears Up for Michigan

Sixth-ranked Ohio State will need to win and have some luck this weekend if they are going to get into the Co ...

No. 5 TCU Races Past Texas

Trevone Boykin and the Horned Frogs carved up the Texas Longhorns on Thanksgiving Thursday 48-10. Boykin fini ...

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Researchers Identify Gene Mutations Linked to Blood Cancer Risk

Researchers at Harvard Medical School said that as many as ten percent of adults over the age of 65 may have a gene mutation linked to the development of blood canc ...

Study Shows Promise in Development of Possible Ebola Vaccine

A preliminary study conducted at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center determined that a potentia ...

US Adult Smoking Rate Falls to 18 Percent

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says smoking rates are down again. For the first time, the num ...

The Fire-Safety Tips You Should Be Keeping in Mind This Thanksgiving

The kitchen is where the holiday meal magic happens, but it can also be a danger zone, especially on Thanksgi ...


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Watch the New Teaser Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

There's been a whole lot of hype for 88 seconds, but it's finally arrived: the teaser trailer or the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is now in 30 ...

"Benched" Star Eliza Coupe Is Engaged

Former Happy Endings and current Benched star Eliza Coupe is engaged!. The actress, 33, Thursday posted a pic ...

Watch the First Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

The force is back!In addition to the 30 select theaters that were picked to air the first trailer for Star Wa ...

From "Roseanne" to "Real Housewives," Here Are Shows You Can Binge Watch This Weekend

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it's time to burn off those calories with a marathon... or a TV marathon. On F ...

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