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Field Grade School Rallies for Cancer-Stricken 4th Grader

Field Grade School Rallies for Cancer-Stricken 4th Grader

The plight of a Field Grade School student is causing an outpouring of support from students and faculty at the Texico school.

Large Turnout at Electronics Recycling Event

The area took advantage of an electronic recycling drive at Salem High School Tuesday.   Drew Johnson of the sponsoring Green Team at the high school was pleased with the turnout.

Marion County Sheriff's Department Taking Part in Drug 'Take-Back' Program

The Marion County Sheriff's Department is collecting unneeded prescription medications for proper disposal as part of a nationwide drug 'take-back' program.

Missouri Trucker Killed in I-70 Accident Near St. Elmo

A 50-year-old Missouri truck driver was killed in an early Tuesday morning wreck on Interstate 70 in Fayette County.  

Police Beat for Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Man Admits Role in Metro-East Highway Worker's Death

Centralia Man Receives Five Years Probation and Inpatient Drug Treatment

Lawsuit Seeks Investigation of Hiring Under Quinn

Illinois Audit: Police Training Money Misspent

Two Arrested in Meth Bust at Rural Salem Home

Imprisoned Man Pleads Not Guilty to 2010 Mt. Vernon Killing

Spring Corn Planting Still Sputters in Illinois and Other Key States

2014 Illinois State Fair theme 'Making Memories'

Study: Minority Kids Hit Hardest by Illinois Law

Audit: Treasurer Has 30 Guns Not Given to Police

Top Republicans Now Supporting Immigration Reform

Skokie Man Denied Concealed Carry Permit, Sues

Illinois Postal Worker Admits Stealing Packages

Eastern Illinois Opening Energy Center

Infectious TB Patient Jailed in Central Illinois

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Ex-KKK Leader Was Given a New Identity Years Before Kansas Shooting

Frazier Glenn Cross, the man accused of murder in the shootings of three people outside Jewish facilities in Kansas last week was, for all practical purposes, born at the age of 49.    The federal government gave him that name when he was released from prison in 1990, along with a new social security nu ...

Father of Teen Stowaway: 'Allah Had Saved Him'

The father of the 15-year-old who stowed away in the wheel well of a plane for five hours said his son was saved by God. The teen survived through chilling temperatures and high altitudes in the unpressurized area of the jetliner. In an interview with the Voice of America, Abdilahi Yusuf Abdi said his son is recoverin ...

Georgia Governor Signs Law Allowing Guns in Schools, Churches, Bars

Critics are calling it “the guns everywhere” law, and depending on how you see it, it’s either one of the most frightening or one of the most progressive gun laws in the country.Starting July 1, people in Georgia can bring firearms into bars, libraries, churches and even some government buildings tha ...

Former NFL Cheerleaders Accuse Buffalo Bills of Demeaning Treatment, Unfair Pay

Five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders, known as the Buffalo Jills, are accusing their team of demeaning treatment and unfair pay.“Our dream as being a Buffalo Jills cheerleader was taken advantage of,” former cheerleader identified only as Maria P. told ABC affiliate WKBW.The suit, filed by five former Bu ...

Reddit User Posts About Missing Mom, Other Redditor Finds Her

Colorado Fourth Graders Busted for Selling Pot

James Holmes' Lawyers Fight Order for Second Mental Exam

Florida Sinkhole Reopens Days After Being Filled

Broadened Clemency Rules Could Affect Thousands of Inmates

Cops Make Arrest in Yale University Shooting Hoax

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Centralia And Patoka Earn Wins....Sandoval Falls...Prep Baseball Scores

Centralia And Patoka Earn Wins....Sandoval Falls...Prep Baseball Scores

Odin & South Central Drop Softball Contests....Prep Softball Roundup

Odin & South Central Drop Softball Contests....Prep Softball Roundup

Salem Recreation League Wraps Up Regular Season

Salem Recreation League Wraps Up Regular Season

Franklin Park Bobcats Win At Highland

Franklin Park Bobcats Win At Highland

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Kane Helps Blackhawks Even Series with St. Louis

Patrick Kane scored a little more than halfway through the first overtime session to give Chicago a 4-3 win over St. Louis in Game 4 of their Western Conference pla ...

Mavs, Blazers, Heat win

Mavs, Blazers, Heat win

Jackets, Stars, Hawks rally to square series

Jackets, Stars, Hawks rally to square series

Diamondbacks stun Cubs

Diamondbacks stun Cubs

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Kids Act Out More When They Bite Their Food Instead of Chew It

Parents who want their kids to cut out the fooling around during meals should cut up their food – no joke.Cornell University researchers believe it all has to ...

Does Pot Smoking Ruin Your Heart?

Possible new health dangers associated with marijuana smoking have come to light following a small French stu ...

Man Aims to Change Cancer Experience for Young Adults

It took Matthew Zachary seven years after his diagnosis to meet another 20-something with cancer even though ...

Chef Symon’s Seven Tips to Help You Start Gardening this Earth Day

You know Chef Michael Symon as the co-host of ABC’s The Chew. But what you may not know on this Earth D ...


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Movie Review: "The Other Woman"

The Other Woman stars Cameron Diaz as Carly, a kick-butt lawyer who looks like, well, Cameron Diaz, and never gets played for a fool by the many men she dates. It&r ...

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby Boy

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis are new parents. They have welcomed a baby boy named Otis Alexander.Wilde, 30 ...

ABC's "Black Box" Premieres Thursday Night

The new drama Black Box premieres on ABC Thursday night. The reason for the title: the main character's name ...

Hollywood Executive Releases Statement Denying Sex Abuse Claims

Attorneys for one of the Hollywood executives being sued by director Bryan Singer's accuser have released a n ...

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