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Firearm Deer Hunting Season Opens Friday

Firearm deer hunting season begins Friday in Illinois.

Industrial Commission Updated on KC Crisp Center Progress

Kaskaskia College's constant growth was the topic of discussion at a meeting of the Centralia Industrial Commission on Thursday. 

Judge to Hear Arguments for, Against Pension Law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - State employees and retirees are preparing to argue in court that the Illinois Constitution bars lawmakers from cutting their pension benefits.

Court Split, Illinois Red-Light Camera Law Stands

CHICAGO (AP) - Red-light cameras will stay put across the state after a divided Illinois Supreme Court couldn't reach a decision on their legality.

Rauner: Illinois' Finances 'Stunningly Bad'

Illinois Unemployment Rate Unchanged in October

Police Beat for Friday, November 20th, 2014

Sandoval Village Board Raises Water Rates

State's Attorney Weighs in on Logan Thompson Case

Fatal Accidents Claim Two Lives in Jefferson County

Scott Air Force Base Advances in Bid for Agency Relocation

Gov.-Elect Rauner Calls on Quinn to Freeze Hiring

Filing Seeks Refunds for Illinois State Retirees

Centralia and Vandalia Men Make First Appearances on Child Pornography Charges

South Central Schools Approve Tax Levy

Salem School Bus Accident Hurts Student

Central City Approves Enterprise Zone Renewal

Friendship House Project Hopes to Get Homeless Shelter Operational Before Year-End

Centralia Woman Injured During Green Street Road Crash

Cross Concedes Illinois Treasurer's Race to Frerichs

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Why Cases Like Ferguson Are Hard for Feds to Prosecute

As soon as the grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, announces its decision over whether to charge Police Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting teenager Michael Brown, the public will almost certainly turn to the Justice Department and say: Your move, Mr. Attorney General.U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has vowed a ...

Behavior of Florida State University Shooter Had Alarmed Ex-GirlFriend

The man who shot three people at a Florida college early Thursday morning had been a success story -- a foster child who succeeded in becoming a lawyer -- but had recently deteriorated to the point where his ex-girlfriend called police saying he was acting erratically and she feared for his life.Myron May, 31, has bee ...

Coal King Don Blankenship to Appear in Court

Coal boss Don Blankenship is set to make his first appearance in court Thursday as a defendant facing a raft of charges stemming from the 2010 coal mine blast that took 29 lives.Once a larger-than-life figure in Appalachia, whose iron-fisted leadership of a giant coal conglomerate made him both famous and feared, Blan ...

Beware of a Holiday Scam that Tricks You with a $100 Bill

Authorities in Maryland have warned the public about a potential holiday scam that involves the temptation of a $100 bill left on a car windshield.The simple scheme works like this: Drivers walk to their parked cars and, after they get in the vehicle,  notice a $100 bill in the windshield. The driver exits the ca ...

Florida State University Student's Books Saved His Life

School Defends Principal in Controversial 'Gang Sign' Photo

What Will Happen to Snow Across US After Warmer Weekend

Florida State University Gunman Was Lawyer and Former Student

Buffalo, NY, Buried in Snow, Could Get Another Three Feet Thursday

Three Wounded, Suspected Gunman Dead After Shooting on FSU Campus

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KC Improves To 5-1 Ahead Of GRAC Opener

KC Improves To 5-1 Ahead Of GRAC Opener

Salem Thanksgiving Tournament Tips Off Tonight

Salem Thanksgiving Tournament Tips Off Tonight

Christ Our Rock 7th Grade Tournament Day 3

Christ Our Rock 7th Grade Tournament Day 3

Pryor's 26 lifts Robert Morris past Bradley 68-61

Pryor's 26 lifts Robert Morris past Bradley 68-61

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Boston College Ready for Florida State

Boston College will do everything they can to match the explosive Florida State Seminoles on Saturday.Eagles head coach Steve Addazio knows what a tough task is ahe ...

Cardinals Prepare for Seahawks

The Arizona Cardinals will travel to Seattle on Sunday with a big chip on their shoulder playing as the under ...

Peyton Manning: 'Sense of Urgency Has to Increase'

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning believes that the team needs to step up these last six games if the ...

Charlotte's Jeff Taylor Suspended 24 Games

The NBA announced Wednesday that Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor would be suspended for 24 games withou ...

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Why Kourtney Kardashian Won’t Be Getting a Baby Nurse

With her third child on the way, Kourtney Kardashian will certainly have her hands full, but don’t look for the reality star to hire any extra help. “I ...

Jill Dillard from '19 Kids and Counting' Talks Her Natural Birth Plan

It's four months away from the expected arrival of "Baby Dilly" in March. But 19 Kids and Counting stars Deri ...

Company Creates Tiny Livers with 3-D Printer to Test Drugs

A San Diego company has created human liver tissue with a 3-D printer designed to be used by drug companies f ...

Biz Markie on Why He Lost 140 Pounds: 'I Wanted to Live'

Just two months ago, Biz Markie revealed that he'd lost around 140 pounds after focusing on his health. The r ...


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Olivia Wilde On Love, the Benefits of Aging, and Her Post-Baby Body

Olivia Wilde has a lot of love in her life. The House and The Longest Week star, 30, has been engaged to actor Jason Sudeikis since last January and the couple jus ...

Sheryl Crow Auctioning Cowboy Boots to Benefit Feeding America

Sheryl Crow is ready to give you the shoes – make that, cowboy boots – right off her feet. The 52 ...

Angelina Jolie Says Directing Hubby Brad Pitt Is 'Not Easy'

Angelina Jolie serves as writer, director and star of the upcoming film, By the Sea. It also marks the first ...

"Orange Is the New Black" Star Won't Face Charges Following Arrest

Orange Is the New Black actress Taryn Manning will not face charges following her arrest in New York Tuesday ...

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