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Illinois Officials Identify Man Killed by Police in Pana

PANA, Ill. (AP) - Illinois authorities have identified a man who shot and wounded a police officer before being killed by troopers during an exchange of gunfire.

Pipe Bomb Found in Downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Federal agencies are investigating after a pipe bomb was found outside a downtown Springfield restaurant.

Police Beat for Wednesday, June 30th, 2014

A 23-year-old Centralia man has been arrested for domestic battery after allegedly fighting his mother until he could get her cell phone away from her. 

Quinn: State will Prevail in Shakman Lawsuit

CHICAGO (AP) - Gov. Pat Quinn says attorneys representing the state will be ready to defend their position in a lawsuit scrutinizing hiring in his Department of Transportation. 

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Deadly Peoria House Fire

Police Search for Trucker After Fatal I-70 Wreck

Centralia Woman Charged with Vehicular Invasion, Battery

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Ina Man Sentenced to Prison for Meth Manufacturing

Morgan Belcher of Vernon Crowned 2014 Marion County Fair Queen

St. Peter Trick Horse Rider Returns Home For C-Bar Rodeo at Fair Wednesday Night

Salem Fire Department Get Signal Changing Equipment

Salem Has Interim Police Chief

Route 161 Improvements Near I-57 Coming Soon

4H Show Winners Announced

West Nile Shows Up in Ashley Mosquito Sample

Rural Pana Man Killed After Firing on State Police SWAT Team

Movement of Residents From Murray Center Remains on Hold, Despite Court Ruling

Salem Woman Wins Second 4H Showmanship Award

Marion County Fair Queen Pageant Preview

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Girl Hospitalized After Fall During Ringling Bros. Show

A 2-year-old girl was hospitalized after falling to the seating level below during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance Wednesday in Dallas' American Airlines Center. Officials with the facility released a statement about the accident to ABC News television affiliate WFAA.“The child’ ...

One Killed, Three Injured in Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot

One person is dead and three others were injured in a small plane crash in San Diego on Wednesday. Fire Department spokesman Lee Swanson says two people were on board when the plane crashed into a parking lot between a Costco store and a Target store.  Swanson says one person aboard the plane was killed, and anot ...

Suspect Held After Minnesota Officer Killed During Traffic Stop

A suspect in the fatal shooting of a West St. Paul, Minnesota, police officer Wednesday during a routine traffic stop is being held at a local hospital after a manhunt and shootout. Authorities identified the deceased officer as Scott Patrick, 47. Patrick had been with the Mendota Heights Police Department since 19 ...

Police Search Home for Clues in Murder of Michigan Teen

Michigan Police have searched a house in connection with the murder of April Millsap, the 14-year-old girl who was apparently killed while walking her dog on a wooded hiking path. Investigators have not released any information about how April was killed, calling it, "a crucial part of the investigation," but the ...

Suspect Sought After Minnesota Officer Killed During Traffic Stop

Warren Jeffs' Mansion Becomes Bed and Breakfast

Florida Family Strikes Gold on Sunken Treasure Hunt -- Again

Prosecution Rests Its Case in 'Porch Shooting' Trial

Ax Flies into Windshield, Startles Motorists

Satanists Use Hobby Lobby Decision to Play Devil's Advocate

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Jr Legion State Tournament Begins Today

Jr Legion State Tournament Begins Today

Swordfish 3rd At League Championships

Swordfish 3rd At League Championships

Tryouts Announced For Area Teams

Tryouts Announced For Area Teams

Rockies beat Cubs 6-4 in 10 innings

Rockies beat Cubs 6-4 in 10 innings

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Cubs Acquire Pitcher Felix Doubront from the Red Sox

Pitcher Felix Doubront seemed to be in need of change, and the Boston Red Sox are granting him that as they've traded him to the Chicago Cubs for a low-level prospe ...

Tigers halt slide...Astros rout A's...Indians ship Masterson to Cards...Red Sox send Doubront to Cubs

Tigers halt slide...Astros rout A's...Indians ship Masterson to Cards...Red Sox send Doubront to Cubs

Another Raiders move?...Cowboys rookie injured...Bengals CB suspended by NFL...Mean Joe to be honored...Judge says former NFL players can't intervene in class action settlement

Another Raiders move?...Cowboys rookie injured...Bengals CB suspended by NFL...Mean Joe to be honored...Judge ...

Ives to head Junior's crew

Ives to head Junior's crew

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Low Fat Diets Still Trump the Low Carb Kind

Lose the fat or lose the carbs? That’s the question facing Americans who are trying to lose weight.Lately, low carbohydrate diets have been all the rage but n ...

Tennessee Teen, Once Bitten, Now Scared of Brown Recluse Spiders

Most bites from brown recluse spiders go unnoticed, experts say. But not the one that turned Jessica Blessing ...

Let's Get Physical, Just Not Every Year

Not every adult sees their doctor for an annual physical exam. And believe it or not, they may be the smart o ...

Memory Impairment Could Be Another Side-Effect of Problem Drinking

Young adults who start exhibiting signs of a drinking problem might want to address their problem before they ...


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Who Are the "Guardians of the Galaxy?" You'll Find Out, Says Director

Guardians of the Galaxy hits theaters Friday, and the movie has been generating massive buzz -- and positive reviews. Based on a relatively obscure comic that launc ...

"Sharknado 2: The Second One" Takes a Bite Out of Twitter

Sharknado 2: The Second One -- the sequel to SyFy's campy unexpected hit -- aired on the cable channel Wednes ...

"The Bachelorette's" Andi and Josh Planning to Move in Together...Later This Year

Bachelorette star Andi Dorfman and fiance Josh Murray are planning to move in together, but not immediately.T ...

Kim Kardashian Blasts Adrienne Bailon for Comments About Rob K.

One thing's for sure, Kim Kardashian is protective over her only brother, Rob. After his ex-girlfriend, Adrie ...

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