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Large FMC Water Company Leak Is Found

All FMC customers who experienced a water outage Friday night will remain on a precautionary boil order until further notice.  

Effingham Injured in 4-Wheeler Wreck Near Cartter

A 43-year-old Effingham man was injured when his four wheeler flipped over on top of him in an off road accident.

Police Beat for Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Salem woman arrested for possession of cannabis. Two arrested on petitions to revoke their probation. Salem man arrested for DUI. 

Pope Names Cupich as Next Chicago Archbishop

Bishop Blase Cupich, who has struck a moderate tone on divisive social issues, was appointed the archbishop of Chicago on Saturday, succeeding a cardinal with an aggressive approach to the culture wars. 

Survivors Group Challenges Next Chicago Archbishop

A Member of the Jesse White Tumbling Team Killed

3 Former County Workers Accused of Stealing Funds

Lawmaker Wants Pumpkin to be Official Illinois Pie

Five Now In Custody After Trash Bag Meth Fire

Four Injured in Rt 37 Crash

Centralia To Consider Allowing Boat Dock Construction

Centralia City School Nurse Honored with Statewide Award

Murray Parent Speaks to Salem Chamber of Commerce

Farm Accidents Increase in Illinois Over Past Year

Quinn: No Pension 'Plan B' Before Court Ruling

Odin Holding New Math Program for Parents

Apples, Vendors, and more at Saturday's Applefest

Wamacfest to be held this Weekend

Michigan Man Charged with Gun Crime in Salem

Board Chairman Defends UI Job Denial to Professor

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Pentagon Official: US Sends Additional Personnel to Assist in Liberia Ebola Efforts

(WASHINGTON) -- Following the arrival of Maj. General Darryl Williams in Liberia, the United States will send two aircraft with 45 personnel this weekend to assist in the country's efforts to combat the Ebola virus outbreak. 

Boko Haram Kidnapping Survivor Urges Obama to 'Bring Back Our Girls'

WASHINGTON) -- Sleeping in her hostel, “Saa” remembers being awoken by the sound of gunfire last April.

Man in Custody After Second White House Security Breach, Secret Service Boosts Patrols

(WASHINGTON) -- One man is in custody and charged with unlawful entry after attempting to enter a barricaded entryway to the White House on Saturday. 

Ukraine, Russian-Backed Rebels Agree on Buffer Zone in Peace Talks

(KIEV, Ukraine) -- While efforts are progressing to end the conflict in Ukraine, tensions were renewed Saturday with fresh provocations from both sides. 

US Targets ISIS with Five More Airstrikes in Iraq

5 Things To Know About the Pope's Trip to Albania

Gun-Toting Pastor Stops Alleged Thief

NORAD Confirms Two Incidents Involving Russian Planes Approaching American Airspace

White House Partially Evacuated as Fence Jumper Gets Into Executive Mansion

Texas Cancer Doctor Gives Testimony of Alleged Poisoning in Former Lover's Trial

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Purdue Beats Error-Prone Southern Illinois 35-13

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Purdue converted two first-quarter turnovers into touchdowns and used those 14 points as the springboard to a 35-13 victory against Southern Illinois on Saturday. 

Eastern Illinois Beats Austin Peay 63-7

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Jalen Whitlow threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more to put Eastern Illinois up 63-7 over Austin Peay on Saturday.

Friday Night High School Football Scoreboard

Salem falls to 0-4 on the year with a 48-0 loss to Taylorville, while Centralia improves to 4-0 with a 39 to 22 win over Carbondale.  See the rest of the area high school football finals.

Salem Varsity Volleyball Team Falls to Taylorville

The Salem Community High School volleyball team faced their first Apollo conference opponent, Taylorville Thursday evening at BE Gum gymnasium.

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Tom Brady Expecting a Tough Game Against Raiders

(FOXBORO) -- The New England Patriots (1-1) will host the Oakland Raiders (0-2) on Sunday and Patriots quarterback Tom Brady isn't looking past their poor start to t ...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole at New Hampshire

(LOUDON, N.H.) -- Brad Keselowski took home the pole on Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and will start ...

ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' Details NFL, Baltimore Ravens' Handling of Ray Rice Situation

(NEW YORK) -- Baltimore Ravens executives may have received a detailed description of what transpired just hou ...

Rizzo wins 2014 Branch Rickey Award

Rizzo wins 2014 Branch Rickey Award

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Swedish Man Acquitted of Rape Due to 'Sexomnia'

(SUNDSVALL, Sweden) -- A Swedish man who was convicted of rape had his charges overturned after an appeals court found the man could have been asleep during the atta ...

Insurance Coverage Could Be Obstacle to Genetic Testing That Could Warn of Breast Cancer Risk

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers say that poor insurance coverage may mean a lack of genetic testing to warn women of ...

Researchers Call for Improved End-of-Life Care

(NEW YORK) -- Researchers at the Institute of Medicine released a report on Wednesday calling for improved end ...

Enterovirus Confirmed in Washington State, 160 Sick

(KING COUNTY, Wash.) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed at least two cases of En ...


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"The Cosby Show" Turns 30: 30 Things You May Not Have Known About the Show

(NEW YORK) -- Thirty years ago today, audiences were introduced to The Cosby Show, a sitcom about the Huxtable family in Brooklyn, New York, that would remain on the ...

"Fashion Police" to Continue Without Joan Rivers, E! Network Says

(NEW YORK) --  After much deliberation and Melissa Rivers' blessing, Fashion Police will officially move ...

Melissa Rivers: Obama Sent Handwritten Letter After Joan Rivers' Death Read On ABC News Radio: http://abcnewsradioonline.com/entertainment-news#ixzz3DtBB1C2z

(NEW YORK) -- Melissa Rivers made an appearance on a special Fashion Police: Celebrating Joan -- the first tim ...

"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" Stars Mama June and Sugar Bear Separate

(NEW YORK) -- Mama June had sad news to share Friday.

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