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Abducted Infant Safely Located on I-57 Near Marion-Jefferson County Line

Abducted Infant Safely Located on I-57 Near Marion-Jefferson County Line

Illinois State Police officers safely located an abducted an eight month old infant on Interstate 57 in Jefferson County just south of the Marion County line early Friday morning.  Three occupants of the car from northern Illinois and Indiana face possible charges in connection with the incident.

Three Hurt When Vehicle Overturns Southeast of Salem

Three people were airlifted to Barnes Hospital in St. Louis following a single vehicle wreck on the Bannister Road near the Cedar Road intersection Thursday afternoon.  

Fabick Cat Officials Show Off Facility During Salem Chamber Tour

Fabick Caterpillar on West Main Street in Salem opened its doors to the Salem business community on Thursday to show off the facility and explain the amount of work that flows through the Salem facility.  

Candidates Shimkus, Thorsland Square Off at WJBD in Exclusive Forum

The two candidates vying to win a seat in the US House of Representatives for 15th Illinois Congressional District met face-to-face for the first and only time during the campaign season, inside the WJBD Radio Studios in Salem.

Tests Show Child in Chicago Does not have Ebola

Illinois Man Charged with Dumping Body in Alley

Renovated Taco Bell Opens in Centralia

Police Beat for Friday, October 24th, 2014

State's Trade Programs Help Companies Increase Global Sales

Centralia to Tackle Door-to-Door Peddlers at Monday Meeting

Police Beat for Friday, October 24th, 2014

Centralia Football Field Will Stay Within Budget

Dix Man Allegedly Fights Police While Being Arrested for Fraud

Salem Township Hospital Recognized by Red Cross

Dix Man Receives Prison Time For Hacking Government Computers

Unemployment Drops a Full Percent in September

Marion County Finance Committee Finds Way To Offer Employee Health Insurance

St. Mary's Hospital Gets 'Stroke Ready' Designation

Illinois GOP Files Lawsuit Over Poll Practices

Governor Quinn Says He'll Comply With Hiring Monitor

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Two Officers Dead After Two-County Crime Spree in Northern California

Two officers are dead after a two-county crime spree in Northern California, during which three officers and a bystander were shot. Authorities say 47-year-old Deputy Danny Oliver of the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department was shot in the head after he approached a suspicious vehicle in a motel parking lot. After c ...

What We Know About the Washington State High School Shooting Suspect

The shooter who opened fire at a Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington State Friday was identified to ABC News by eyewitnesses and authorities as Jaylen Fryberg.Fryberg, who was a student at the school, died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. One girl died and four others were injured ...

Homecoming Prince Identified as High School Shooting Suspect

A high school homecoming prince in Washington state calmly opened fire in the school cafeteria at lunchtime, killing one person and injuring four others - including two of his relatives - before shooting himself to death, police and witnesses said.Eyewitnesses and law enforcement sources identified the shooter as Jayl ...

Ax Attack Against New York City Cops Was Inspired by Terrorists, Police Say

A man who attacked New York City police officers with an ax had converted to Islam in recent years and the assault appears to have been a lone wolf terror attack, police said Friday.One officer who was struck in the head with the ax by Zale Thompson on Thursday is in critical but stable condition, Police Commissioner ...

Remains of Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham Identified

Body of Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham Is Identified

Two Dead, Including Suspect, in Shooting at High School in Washington State

National Park Service Investigating Vandalism Reports in at Least 10 Parks

Ebola-Free Nurse Nina Pham Visits President Obama

Shooting Reported at High School in Washington State

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Timberwolves overcome Bulls 113-112

Timberwolves overcome Bulls 113-112

McMurray on Martinsville pole

McMurray on Martinsville pole

Friday Night Football Scoreboard

Salem loses final game of the year to Freeburg 35 to 23 as second half comeback falls short.  Centralia tops Mascoutah 52 to 48.  See other football scores from the region.  

Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

Powless Named NTC Player of the Year

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Royals gain control of series

Royals gain control of series

Maddon leaves

Maddon leaves

Union says little cooperation coming from NFL, Ravens on Rice

Union says little cooperation coming from NFL, Ravens on Rice

Wayne won't play for Colts Sunday

Wayne won't play for Colts Sunday

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Evenflo Recalling Over 200,000 Child Car Seats

Evenflo is recalling over 200,000 child car seats. The buckles in the Embrace and AmSafe models can reportedly become difficult to unlatch, especially after a child ...

NJ, NY Toughen Ebola Quarantine Rules After Doctor Case

The New York doctor who tested positive for Ebola wasn't required to quarantine himself when he returned to N ...

Does Your Doctor Owe Thousands in Unpaid Student Loans?

There are 846 doctors and dentists in 43 states who have been named by the U.S. Department of Education on a ...

Why New York Doctor with Ebola Didn't Quarantine Himself

There's a reason Dr. Craig Allen Spencer, who has tested positive for Ebola, didn't quarantine himself when h ...


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Olivia Munn Reveals Aaron Rodgers Gave Her a 'Special Ring'

Olivia Munn is one lucky woman.The actress, who has been dating NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers for several months, opened up to the New York Post's Alexa magazine ab ...

Report: Teresa and Joe Giudice's Marriage Is on the Rocks

The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice and her husband Joe have both been sentenced to months ...

Andrew Garfield Reveals Why He Won't Talk About Girlfriend Emma Stone

Andrew Garfield has been tight-lipped about dating his Amazing Spider-Man co-star Emma Stone, and while he un ...

Kelly Osbourne Honors Joan Rivers with a Tattoo

When Joan Rivers died last month, her Fashion Police co-host Kelly Osbourne was devastated.Now, she's done so ...

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