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Mt. Vernon Police Investigating Armed Robbery and Unrelated Shooting

Mt. Vernon Police are investigating an early morning armed robbery at the Hardee's at 1600 Broadway and are looking for a man for questioning in an unrelated shooting.

Weston McGhee Comes Home

Weston McGhee was critically injured in a March 11th traffic crash and has been in a St. Louis Hospital or Rehabilitation Center ever since.  That is until Wednesday.    

Body of Missing Fisherman Found in Carlyle Lake

Clinton County Sheriff Doug Maue says the body of the 55-year-old man who never returned from fishing in the Boulder area was located at 4:36 Wednesday afternoon. 

Rauner Continues To Fight For Education Funding Increase

An Illinois Senate committee has advanced legislation to increase funding for education this year to a level first proposed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.

Illinois' Hopes of A Budget Still Alive

Illinois Sends Approval Letters To Qualified Medical Marijuana Patients

Governor Strikes Down Cost-of-Living Salary Increases

Former Illinois Treasurer Under Attack

Property Tax Bill Moves to Illinois Legislature

Illinois Sets Record for June Rainfall

Centralia American Legions 4th of July Celebration

Governor Reaches New Contract Agreement With Chicago Teamsters

Marion County Court Sentencing Carried Out

Rauner Budget Chief: Dems' Spending Plan 'Unconstitutional'

Rauner Borrows from Special State Funds to Manage Cash Flow

Salem Teen Dies From Injuries Sustained in Saturday Traffic Crash

Two Injured In Centralia Crash Tuesday

Cullerton Pitches Property Tax Freeze, School Funding Fix

Chicago Schools Make Pension Payment; 1,400 Jobs 'Impacted'

Illinois House Speaker Says State Will Approve Temporary Budget

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Teen Bitten by Shark Off Isle of Palms, South Carolina

A teenage boy was bitten by a shark in Isle of Palms, South Carolina -- the latest in a string of incidents has made headlines in recent weeks. According to Isle of Palms Fire Chief Ann Graham, the boy was bitten on his leg Tuesday evening after 6 p.m. and suffered non life-threatening injuries. “It was a pretty ...

Clinton Correctional Facility Eliminates 'Honor Block' and Institutes Stricter Regulations in Wake of Escape

New York State corrections officials instituted a set of stricter regulations in the wake of the historic escape of two inmates from a maximum security prison, including eliminating the "honor block," which gave inmates special privileges and checking cells and the catwalks behind them every week, officials said. They ...

'Not This Clinic': VA Calls Alleged Mistreatment of Veteran 'Unacceptable'

A troubling video by an Iraq War veteran posted to YouTube Tuesday has led the Department of Veterans Affairs to issue an statement acknowledging what appears to be mistreatment of a man seeking help for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. The veteran, identified by the nonprofit North Georgia Veteran’s Outreach Cen ...

16 Percent of American Church Fires Are Intentionally Set, Stats Show

Fires break out at churches and other "religious and funeral properties" in the US an average of 1,780 times in recent years -- about 34 a week -- and 16 percent of those were found to have been intentionally set, according to statistics from a non-profit fire protection group. The scrutiny of church fires comes as fe ...

Clinton Correctional Prison Employees Placed on Leave After Inmates’ Escape

Texas Farmer Killed After Tractor Disturbs Bee Hive

Drone Helps Firefighters Rescue Two from River in Maine

Man Airlifted to Hospital After Seventh Reported Shark Attack in NC

Alaska Wildfires Map Puts 1.8M Acres Burned This Year in Perspective

Independence Weekend Weather Forecast

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Paul Pierce to sign with Clippers for 3 years, $10.6 million, report says

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN(NEW YORK) -– Paul Pierce will join the Los Angeles Clippers after agreeing to a three-year, $10.6 million deal, according to a rep ...

Sen. John McCain Hit With Foul Ball at Baseball Game

Arizona Sen. John McCain is used to playing hardball -- but not the kind where he risks getting hit in the fa ...

Kevin Love Staying with Cavaliers, Agrees to Five-Year Deal

Free agent Kevin Love is staying put.Love said Wednesday he will re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He mad ...

Mayweather to Make $220M+ from Pacquiao Fight

How can you make upwards of $220 million for 36 minutes of work?Just ask Floyd Mayweather. Via ESPN.com: A s ...

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Tennessee Man Promises Wife Second Wedding After Losing Her Memory in Car Crash

Jeremy Stamper said he was heartbroken when he learned that his wife of just a few short weeks, Justice Stamper, had forgotten the details of their wedding day afte ...

11-Year-Old Girl 'Allergic' to Sunlight

Around the time Savannah Fulkerson turned 4, she became unable to spend any length of time outdoors. “W ...

Study: Surgery May Beat Diet and Exercise for Diabetes

Recent research has pointed to the effectiveness of weight loss surgeries like gastric bypass and laparoscopi ...

Despite Warnings, Adults Using Indoor Tanning Beds Largely Undeterred

In recent years, the media has been replete with warnings from medical authorities concerning the dangers of ...


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Tim McGraw Honors Veterans with Mortgage-Free Homes

Nino Munoz/Big Machine RecordsAs America prepares to celebrate its independence July 4, country music superstar Tim McGraw continues to celebrate the veterans who've ...

Iggy Azalea "Saddened" Media Is "Trying to Create a 'Beef'" Between Her and Britney Spears

Jason Merritt/Getty Images via ABCRapper Iggy Azalea insists that her supposed feud with pop singer Britney Sp ...

Trailer Debuts for "Creed," New "Rocky" Movie

Barry Wetcher/Warner Bros.A trailer for the latest film in the Rocky series, Creed, had debuted. The movie sta ...

Ben & Jen Reportedly in Therapy "For Years"; Will Continue to Live on Same Property Despite Split

baby comes and solves the issues for a bit but it's just a Band-Aid.  It hasn't been working for ages." ...

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