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Police Beat for Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Three arrested on outstanding warrants.  

Fire Hydrant Flushing Complete in Salem

Salem Public Works Director John Pruden has announced the public works department has completed flushing of fire hydrants throughout the city.

Springfield Police Chief Bemoans Body-Cam 'Burden'

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Springfield's police chief says a state law requiring officers to wear body cameras is too burdensome to local squads.

Salem Police Department's Newest Officer Freddie Is on the Job

Freddie becomes the first canine on the force in 10 years and will work on narcotic detection, suspect apprehensions, tracking and outside searches.

YMCA Speaks To Recreation Board About Taking Over City Programs

State Police Plan Increased Enforcement for Thanksgiving Holiday

Centralia High Superintendent Still Pushing for Completion of Stadium

State Treasurer to Hold Online Auction of Unclaimed Property

Illinois Makes Tax-Break Deals with 3 Companies

Amtrak Ramps Up Service, Offers Tips for Holiday Travel

Four Small Earthquakes Rattle Southeast Missouri

U.S. Attorney for Southern Illinois Resigns

Police Beat for Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Lawsuit Challenges Illinois Ban on Marijuana Campaign Money

Centralia Reaches Sewer Agreement with Illinois EPA

Centralia City Council to Use Artist in Downtown Improvements

Kaskaskia College Appears New Plumbing Program

KC To Seek Additional Revenue to Replace State Funds

Many Government Offices Closed for Thanksgiving; Trash and Leaf Collections Impacted

Filing Opens for Candidates Running in March 2016 Primary

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President Obama 'Deeply Disturbed' by Laquan McDonald Video

President Obama said he was "deeply disturbed" by the video of a Chicago teen being shot by police, he said in a statement Wednesday evening. "Like many Americans, I was deeply disturbed by the footage of the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald," the president wrote in a Facebook post. "This Thanksgiving, I ...

Postcard Sparks Investigation of Train Track Murder in Tennessee, Police Say

A Tennessee community college received a postcard in October suggesting a possible murder on nearby railroad tracks, sparking a police investigation in Gallatin, a spokesman for the department told ABC News Wednesday. The radio station at Volunteer State Community College received an anonymous postcard in the mail on ...

Some of the Past Complaints Against Chicago Cop Charged in Teen’s Slaying

The Chicago police officer charged in connection to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald has a history of civilian complaints of misconduct, according to data provided by the Chicago Police Department to Invisible Institute, a Chicago-based journalistic production company and watchdog group. The database ...

Group of Good Samaritans Chase Alleged Thief in Walmart Parking Lot

Crimes against the elderly are heinous enough to incite the highest caliber of anger, but police say one group of Good Samaritans decided to act on their own when they witnessed a suspect steal a purse from an 84-year-old woman at a Walmart in Bellmead, Tex. The victim was loading groceries into her car Monday when th ...

Thanksgiving by the Numbers: A Look at the Stats Behind America's Favorite Fall Holiday

Caught on Camera: Excavator Driver Survives 158 Foot Smokestack Collapse

Newborn Left in Nativity Scene at New York Church

Meet the Two Turkeys Up for Obama's Pardon

Arrests Made in Minneapolis 'Black Lives Matter' Protest Shooting

Protests Erupt in Chicago After Police Shooting Video Released

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Rams WR Bailey Has Surgery After Being Shot in Florida

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Rams receiver Stedman Bailey has undergone several hours of surgery in Florida for a bullet wound in the head. The team says he's stable but remains in intensive care.

Prep Basketball Scores From Tuesday...

VANDALIA - In prep basketball last night, South Central opened up their season with an overtime road win at Vandalia 63-59.

Prep Girls Basketball Scores From Tuesday

MARISSA - Sandoval dropped their prep girls basketball game at Marissa 60-21.

Salem Bowlers Beat Centralia

SALEM - Salem opened up their bowling regular season yesterday at Salem Bowl and earned a 2980-2342 win over Centralia.

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Former NFL Player Frank Gifford Suffered From CTE, Says Family

Former NFL Hall of Famer and sportscaster Frank Gifford had signs of the progressive degenerative disease Chronic Traumatic Encephalopahty (CTE), according to a sta ...

Syracuse Basketball Gets Some Scholarships Back in Appeal of Sanctions

Syracuse University's men's basketball program has earned a small victory in its appeal of sanctions leveled ...

Charlotte Hornets Agree to Extension with Head Coach Steve Clifford

The Charlotte Hornets and head coach Steve Clifford have agreed to a three-year contract extension, ESPN repo ...

Oklahoma, Iowa Jump into Top Four in Newest College Football Playoff Rankings

A pair of high profile teams dropped significantly in the latest edition of the College Football Playoff rank ...

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Kidney Transplant Turns Acquaintances Into Brothers

In September, Jason Henley, a UPS driver, made a life-saving delivery to Greg Hall, a man he barely knew. Hall, 31, had often signed for deliveries at a UPS store o ...

Hero Military Dog That Saved Unit in Afghanistan Gets a Second Chance

During her deployment in Afghanistan, U.S. military combat dog, Layka, saved many lives and now some of them ...

Drug With Controversial 4,000% Price Hike Will Be Sold Half-Off to Hospitals, Company Says

The pharmaceutical company that came under fire for raising the price of the anti-parasite drug Daraprim says ...

Dangerous Chagas Infection from 'Kissing Bug' Found in Five States

A rare parasitic infection called Chagas disease has been gaining headlines in recent weeks after cases of th ...


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Mark Hamill Appears to Confirm He's in "Star Wars: Episode VIII"

It looks like Luke Skywalker will be in the next Star Wars after The Force Awakens. After a fan tweeted at actor Mark Hamill, asking him about h ...

Streisand, Spielberg and More Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Barbra Streisand, James Taylor, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Steven Spielberg and Step ...

Alicia Keys Talks Tonight's Guest Appearance on "Empire"

Alicia Keys doesn't consider herself a big TV watcher, but she made sure to tune in every week to her "f ...

John Boyega Reveals Second Word Spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

J.J. Abrams revealed Monday on Jimmy Kimmel Live! that the first word spoken in the upcoming&n ...

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