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Three Injured in Two Vehicle Crash South of Sandoval

State Police say the crash occurred Friday night on US 51 at the Red Stripe Road when a southbound pickup made a left hand turn in front of a northbound van.

Southern Illinois Lacks Hospitals with Trauma Centers

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Southern Illinois residents continue to lack easy access to hospitals with trauma centers that offer specialized care for severe injuries.

Safety Regulators Get Up for Higher Train Speeds in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Safety regulators have started warning motorists of faster trains along a high-speed rail corridor in Illinois months before Amtrak service at up to 110 mph is set to begin.

Mt. Vernon Man Killed at Home in Gary, Indiana

A 20-year-old Mt. Vernon man has died in a shooting at a home in Gary, Indiana.

Police Beat for Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Illinois Governor Working with Police on Marijuana Bill

ACLU Praises New Illinois Limits on Cellphone Surveillance

Illinois Town Hopes Its Levee Can Be Inspected, Deemed Safe

Boy Scouts Faring Well a Year After Easing Ban on Gay Adults

Purple People Eater Balloon Returning to Balloon Fest

Special Court in Madison County Helps Veterans Avoid Jail

Water and Sewer Rates Going Up in Odin

South Central School Board Appoints New Board Member

Two Injured in Salem Accident

McLeansboro Teen Killed In Hamilton County Crash

Four Injured in Wayne County Crash

Rauner Vetoes Construction-Wage, Homecare-Worker Pay Hikes

Rauner OKs Regulating Police Use of Cell-Site Simulators

Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Remap Ballot Measure

Providers: Stop Gap Budget Won't Have 'Meaningful' Impact

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Progressives Plot Possible Protests Against Clinton's VP Pick

A well-known activist and organizer in progressive circles, Norman Solomon with RootsAction.org, said Sunday he is plotting ways to protest the nomination of Tim Kaine as Hillary Clinton's running mate this week at the Democratic Party's convention.Solomon said the party should take note of polling that suggests high ...

Wildfire Near Los Angeles Spreads to 20,000 Acres

A burned body was found Saturday at the scene of a raging wildfire in Santa Clarita, California, north of Los Angeles, that has spread to 20,000 acres and forced the evacuation of 1,500 homes, officials said.The body was discovered outside a home on Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, and detectives are trying to deter ...

Soldier Surprises Family on Doorstep, Holds Baby Daughter for the First Time

One soldier took the meaning of “home sweet home” to the max on Thursday.Army Sgt. Eddie Martinez surprised his family on their doorstep, home from his second deployment, this time in Iraq. And he got a surprise of his own, as well: holding his 7-month-old baby girl for the very first time.“It was pr ...

Family of Autistic Man Involved in Miami Police Shooting Say He's 'Utterly Traumatized'

The family of an autistic man, whose caregiver was shot while trying to help him, said he's "utterly traumatized." Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group home in Miami on Monday when Charles Kinsey, 47, a behavioral therapist went to go help him out of the street. Kinsey was shot in the leg while lying on th ...

Beloved California K-9 Officer Dies in Hot Car Tragedy

Dangerously High Temperatures Blanket US, Expected to Last Into Next Week

Wildfire Near Los Angeles Chars 11,000 Acres, Threatens Homes

Wildfire Near Los Angeles Chars 5,500 Acres, Threatens Homes

North Miami Police Officer ID'd After Shooting of Unarmed Man

Injured Penguin Gets Back on Her Feet With Special 3-D-Printed Boot Designed by Middle Schoolers

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Nieuwenhuis hits 2 home runs, Brewers beat Cubs 6-1

Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit two home runs, Zach Davies took a shutout into the seventh inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Saturday night.

Gonzalez homers, Turner has 2 RBIs; Dodgers beat Cards 7-2

Adrian Gonzalez hit his eighth home run, red-hot Justin Turner got two more RBIs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat St. Louis 7-2 on Saturday night to end the Cardinals' five-game winning streak.  

Jr Legion Opens 5th Division This Weekend

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion baseball team will get a bye in the opening round of the 5th Division Tournament held in Metropolis.  

12u Wildcats Fall In Sectional Opener

BEARDSTOWN - In what was described by head coach Mike Koehnke as a very "clean game", Salem fell to Bradley-Bourbonnais to open up the Beardstown 12u Sectional 1-0.  

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'God Put Me in the Right Place,' Says Linebacker Who Stopped Alleged Sexual Assault

University of Florida linebacker Cristian Garcia said "God put me in the right place at the right time" to stop the alleged sexual assault of a young woman behind t ...

White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale Suspended After 'Clubhouse Incident'

White Sox pitcher Chris Sale has been suspended for five days after Saturday's "clubhouse incident." "Chris h ...

Olympic Panel Declines Total Ban on Russian Athletes for 2016

  The International Olympic Committee has voted not to impose a blanket ban on Russia's participating in ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 7/21/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: AMERICAN LEAGUETampa Bay 7, Oaklan ...

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Facebook Helps Adopted Minnesota Woman Find Her Birth Mother

It wasn't until Kate-Madonna Hindes' second brush with cancer that made her finally finish the paperwork needed to find her birth mother.She was diagnosed with anal ...

Alcohol Consumption Linked to 7 Types of Cancer, a Review of Research Finds

  Consuming alcoholic beverages, even in low quantities, increases the risk for seven types of cancer, ac ...

New Warnings About Hidden Pool Dangers This Summer

You may be headed to the pool to stay out of the heat this summer, but be careful of a pool parasite plaguing ...

Cheaper Treatment for Depression May Be as Effective as CBT, Study Says

A nonmedical therapy may be as useful for depressed patients as the "gold standard" of therapy. According to ...


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Paul McCartney Honored as UK's "Most Successful Album Artist"

The U.K.'s Official Charts Company has presented Paul McCartney with the prestigious Official Chart Record Breaker Award in recognition of the rock legend being the ...

AMC Drops "The Walking Dead" Season 7 Trailer, Release Date

On October 23 at 9 p.m. Eastern, fans of The Walking Dead will finally got to see which one of Rick ...

Marvel's "Iron Fist," "Luke Cage," "The Defenders" -- Netflix Socks It to Comic-Con

As its hard-hitting "Hell's Kitchen Heroes" would, Marvel came out swinging at San Diego Comic-Con Thursday, ...

Leslie Jones Is Back on Twitter, Firing Back

Leslie Jones is back on Twitter after nearly 72 hours of social media silence. The Ghostbusters&nbs ...

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