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State's Attorney Releases Centralia Man Accused of Setting His Wife's Leg on Fire After Finding Problems With Her Story

Marion County State's Attorney Matt Wilzbach has released a 40-year-old Centralia man who had been arrested by Centralia Police Thursday for aggravated domestic battery for allegedly setting his wife's legs on fire.  

An urgent call for action made during university rally

     DEKALB, Ill. (AP) - The head of Northern Illinois University says the school won't layoff anyone for now despite the lack of state funding due to a budget impasse.

Illinois residents weigh in on proposed coal mine expansion

     HILLSBORO, Ill. (AP) - Some central Illinois residents are asking state regulators to reject a proposed expansion of a coal mine where an underground fire has smoldered for nearly a year.

Illinois gets extension to determine flooding damage

     SPRINGFIELD, Il. (AP) - Illinois has received additional time to determine whether to seek a federal disaster declaration for early-winter floods.

SIU small business center to close due to no Illinois budget

SAT to replace ACT as college entrance exam in Illinois

Salem Relay for Life

Two Sentenced to Prison in Marion County Court

Marion County Court 2-12-16

Police Beat 2-12-17

No Signs of Foul Play Found in Death of Odin Man

Footprints in Snow Lead to Possession of Stolen Vehicle Arrests

Centralia Fire Department Issues Annual Report

Iowa Utilities Board Meets for 4th Day on Bakken Pipeline Permit

Report: Illinois' Budget Woes Will Require 'Painful' Fixes

Jury Sides with Illinois Man in Excessive Force Lawsuit

Lawmakers Urge Federal Agency to Build Campus at Scott

Salem High Illinois State Scholars Announced

Centralia Junior High Gets Donation From Monsanto Fund

One Hurt in I-57 Crash Near Farina

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Death-Metal Rocker Believes Lost Vest in Macy's Display

When a death-metal rocker in Oregon had his treasured biker vest stolen at a performance three years ago, not only did he think he would never wear it again, he certainly didn’t expect it might resurface on the other side of the country, in a Macy’s store-window display. “The whole thing is just real ...

Restaurant Machete Attack Survivor Describes 'Complete Chaos'

When a machete-wielding man launched an attack at an Ohio restaurant, injuring four, "complete chaos broke out," one survivor told ABC News Friday. Tracy - who did not want to use her last name - had just paid for her meal at the Nazareth Restaurant and Deli when she heard screaming, she said. "I turned around. And th ...

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Machete Attack Known to FBI

ABC News has learned the FBI knew the alleged suspect who attacked four people at a Columbus, Ohio restaurant with a machete on Thursday before fleeing. Columbus police shot and killed the suspect, 30-year-old local man Mohamed Barry, but said he had no criminal history and there was no known motive for the stabbings. ...

Two Teen Girls Dead in Shooting at Arizona High School

iStock/Thinkstock(GLENDALE, Ariz.) – A double shooting at Independence High School in Glendale, Arizona, left two 15-year-old girls dead, according to Glendale police.Glendale Police Officer Tracey Breeden said in a news conference the department received a call of a shooting before 8am MST at the high school, ab ...

Suspect Identified in Columbus Restaurant Machete Attack

Woman Has Kissing Booth in Yard for Valentine's Day

Michigan Governor Releases Emails Regarding Flint Water Crisis

East Coast Deep Freeze: What to Expect

Van Hits Plane Full of Passengers

Double Shooting Reported at Arizona High School

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Wildcats Head To Mattoon, Orphans Clash With 2nd Ranked Althoff

MATTOON - The Salem Wildcats will hit the road with their 4-18 record as they play at Mattoon tonight back in Apollo Conference play.

Streak Ends For Nashville...Regionals Continue

UNDATED - Regional championships were handed out in area regionals last night.

OBC v. Area All Star Games Set For 2/20

ODIN - The 5th annual Oil Belt Conference All Stars v. Area All Stars game will be held on Saturday, February 20th at 1 and 2:30 at Odin High School.

Cal upsets No. 11 Oregon...Hoosiers upset the Hawkeyes

     UNDATED (AP) - Jabari Bird scored 16 of his season-high 24 points in the first half in leading California to an 83-63 victory over No. 11 Oregon. That ends the Ducks' six-game winning streak.

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Federal Investigation Launched to Study Crumb Rubber Turf

The crumb rubber on some turf fields will now be subjected to a federal investigation after health concerns were raised surrounding the small rubber shreds used as ...

Congressman Pays Off Super Bowl Bet With Biscuits and Fried Chicken

Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) made good on his Super Bowl wager with Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) Friday morning a ...

MLB Permanently Bans Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia for Third Positive PED Test

Major League Baseball has issued its first lifetime ban over performance-enhancing drugs after New York Mets ...

Steph Curry, First Lady Go 'Bananas' in Promotional Video

First lady Michelle Obama is never one to shy away from promoting healthy eating, and now she is recruiting s ...

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Valentine's Day Tales From the Emergency Room

Unlike New Year’s Eve or the Fourth of July, Valentine’s Day is not known for being one of the most dangerous days of the year. Overdosing on chocolate, ...

Two US Women Miscarry After Zika Infection, CDC Says

Two U.S. women suffered miscarriages after being infected with the Zika virus, according to officials from th ...

Study: Some Weight Loss Centers Don’t Follow Medical Guidelines

Some weight loss centers may not be following medical standards for weight loss, a new study from researchers ...

8-Year-Old Who Found True Love Dies of Cancer

David Spisak Jr., the 8-year-old with cancer who found the love of his life, has died. "There's never been a ...


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Ryan Reynolds Recalls the Moment He Fell in Love with Blake Lively

Ryan Reynolds recently revealed how he fell in love with wife Blake Lively, and it sounds like a plot from Lively's hit show, Gossip Girl. The two hit it off while ...

"Roots" Remake to Air Memorial Day Weekend

The remake of the landmark television miniseries Roots will premiere on the HISTORY channel starting May 30. ...

"American Idol" Recap: Five Hopefuls Are Sent Home, Seven Advance

On Thursday night’s edition of American Idol, the twelve contestants who performed on Wednesday were pa ...

Dakota Johnson on Working with “Ridiculous” Rebel Wilson in “How to Be Single”

Dakota Johnson said she could often be found crying off set while filming How to Be Single because her co-sta ...

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