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Salem Police Solve Roberts Park Playground Equipment Fire

Salem Police Solve Roberts Park Playground Equipment Fire

Salem Police say they have found those responsible for starting the fire that heavily damaged the playground unit in Roberts Park on North Ohio Street last Friday night.  

Stolen Jeep In Centralia Hits Bicyclist and Parked Car Before Being Abandoned

Centralia Police are looking for the person who took a Jeep and was allegedly involved in separate hit and run accidents with a bicyclist and a car, and then abandoned the stolen vehicle.   

Marion County and State Deer Harvest Numbers Up for 1st Shotgun Season

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources reports 1,090 deer were harvested last Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  That compares to 979 in 2014.  

Marion County Circuit Clerk and 5 More County Board Candidates File Election Petitions

More candidates continued to file nominating petitions for the March Primary Election on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Rauner Pardons Man Found Innocent of 1999 Attack

Governor Issues Pardons In 2 Jefferson and 1 Fayette County Case

Central City Woman Receives 3 18-month Prison Terms

Police Beat for Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Fire Hydrant Flushing Complete in Salem

Springfield Police Chief Bemoans Body-Cam 'Burden'

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

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

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Woman Missing After 2011 Tuscaloosa Tornado Tracked Down by Police

A woman missing for four years after a devastating tornado struck her home town of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, has been found in Florida, authorities said Wednesday. Laurie Anne MacConnell, 53, was found on Nov. 19 with the help of multiple government agencies, including the Broward County Sheriff’s Office and the US C ...

Facebook Pages Purporting To Represent 'White Student Unions' Spark Backlash On College Campuses

College students across the country are speaking out in response to Facebook pages purporting to represent “White Student Unions” on their campuses. Phelan Simpkins, a senior at the University of Missouri, told ABC News he believes the "Mizzou White Student Union" page and similar pages are troll accounts ...

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

Group of Good Samaritans Chase Alleged Thief in Walmart Parking Lot

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

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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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Jennifer Lawrence on How Fame Has Changed Her

As Jennifer Lawrence's star has risen, her circle of friends has gotten smaller. The 25-year-old Oscar winner, who was just named Entertainment Weekly's 2 ...

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 fa ...

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 ...

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