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Two Centralia Residents Face Felony Burglary and Retail Theft at Salem Walmart

Two Centralia residents who took a car for a ‘test drive’ reportedly used it to come to the Salem Wal-mart where they attempted to steal two full carts of groceries and other items valued at about $1,700.

Odin Man Charged In Connection With Weekend Stabbing

Marion County Court News for Monday, July 25th, 2016

Kell Man Injured in Sunday Night Wreck on I-57 South of Salem

A 28-year-old Kell man was injured in a single vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 57 three miles south of Salem Sunday night.

Salem Community Theater to Host Aladdin Jr.

The condensed version of Disney's Aladdin musical will feature twenty-seven talented young performers.

Mt. Vernon Police Say Two Shot Early Saturday Morning

SCHS Board Approves New Hires and Breakfast Price Increase

Police Beat for Monday, July 25th

Four Community Projects Receive Assistance From Salem Elks

2 Efforts in Illinois Attempt to Change Sex Offender Laws

Rauner-Created Business Development Group Gets New Name

Top-rankiGOP Illinois State Lawmaker Ron Sandack Resigns

Hastert attorney Wants Breach-of-Contract Lawsuit Dismissed

Illinois delegates Agree with Wasserman Schultz Resignation

Illinois Governor RenewsCcall for Term Limits

Former High School Basketball Standout Gunned Down

Judge to Hear Arguments in Social Services Lawsuit Against Rauner Administration

Du Quoin State Fair Finalizes Grandstand Line-Up

Three Injured in Two Vehicle Crash South of Sandoval

Southern Illinois Lacks Hospitals with Trauma Centers

Safety Regulators Get Up for Higher Train Speeds in Illinois

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Corpse Flowers in DC, New York Set to Release 'Stench of Rotting Flesh' Soon

which only happen every several years to decades. And when the flower actually does bloom, it only stays open for two to three days.The corpse flower is also considered a "horticultural jewel" because it is one of the largest flowers in the world.When the USBG put its corpse flower on display last Friday, it said the ...

Truck Overturns, Spills 10,000 lbs of Salmon Onto Alaska Highway

Juneau Police Department(JUNEAU, Alaska) — A truck carrying a load of seafood overturned and spilled salmon across a busy highway in Juneau, Alaska, according to police."Egan Drive blocked by about 10,000 pounds of Chum Salmon," Juneau police said in a Facebook post Monday evening."The cleanup effort is still und ...

Protesters in Philadelphia Voice Anger With Hillary Clinton and the DNC

Protests against the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton continued for a second straight day Monday through scorching temperatures on the streets of Philadelphia, as an atmosphere of division cast a shadow over the Democratic National Convention's opening night.The protests stemmed from a number of diffe ...

Man Named Hemingway Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West

Move over “The Old Man and the Sea” -- this was many old men in Key West, all vying to be the winner of the 36th annual Ernest "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest.The reigning champ this year is actually named Dave Hemingway, of Macon, North Carolina, although he claims he is not related to the famous auth ...

2-Year-Old Boy's Hot Car Death Under Investigation by Dallas Police

Firefighters Among Families to Lose Homes in Massive LA-Area Blaze

Small Plane Crashes Into House, Pilot and Homeowner Survive

Austin Police Chief ‘Sickened and Saddened’ at Arrest of Breaion King

Massive LA-Area Fire Burns More Than 33,000 Acres

Dallas Police Applications up 344 Percent Since Deadly Cop Shootings

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Salem Post 128 Jr Legion Heads Back To State

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion is returning to state in Decatur after finishing 2nd this weekend at the 5th Division Tournament.  

12u Wildcats Fall At Sectional

12u return trip to state not in the cards this year...

10u Wildcats Drop 2 State Games

Trip to state cut short for 10u Wildcats.

Gonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers' 9-6 win over Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday night.

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Report: Tyronn Lue, Cavs Agree on Five-Year Extension

Despite taking over as head coach midseason, Tyronn Lue led the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals this year. And now, he'll reportedly get a chance to coach the ...

Richard Childress Racing Announces New Crew Chief for Paul Menard

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(LONG POND, Pa.) — Paul Menard is getting a new crew chief.Richard Childress ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 7/25/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEChi White Sox 5, Chi Cu ...

Head of Australian Team Says Olympic Village in Rio 'Not Safe or Ready'

Less than two weeks before this summer's Olympic Games are supposed to kick off in Rio de Janeiro, the head o ...

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Study: Binge-Watching TV Can Be Dangerous to Your Health

If you’re going to binge on an entire season of your favorite show, try to work in some light exercise between episodes.According to a Japanese study released ...

How Sisters Mara Schiavocampo and Pia Schiavo-Campo Arrived at Body Image Acceptance

ABC News (NEW YORK) — Everyone has his or her own way of achieving body-image acceptance. ABC News corre ...

Your Body: Google's Symptom Search

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorGet ready to play doctor with Goog ...

Layla Luciano Leads Kickboxing, Strength Training Workout on "GMA"

Layla Luciano is a New York City-based fitness trainer known for her high-intensity and exhilarating workouts ...


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$200 Million Lawsuit Against Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Mark Wahlberg Dismissed

A Los Angeles judge on Monday granted a motion to dismiss a $200 million copyright-infringement lawsuit brought against Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Mark Wahlberg and ...

"Air Force One" Producer to Trump: Stop Using Our Movie's Music

Somebody else doesn’t want Donald Trump using their music on the campaign trail. Gail Katz, who produce ...

"The Bachelorette" Recap: JoJo Picks Her Final Two

 JoJo Fletcher now has her choice of two men following Monday night's episode of The Bachelorette. The lu ...

Matt Damon Not Supporting Donald Trump Because of His "Temperament"

Safe to say Matt Damon isn't a fan of Donald Trump. In an interview with ABC Radio, the star of the forthcomi ...

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