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Medicaid Paid $12M To Deceased Illinois Residents

CHICAGO (AP) - An internal state government memo says auditors have found the Illinois Medicaid program has paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people listed as deceased in other state records.

Olney Woman Gets Jail for Hindering Murder Probe

CARMI, Ill. (AP) - The girlfriend of a southern Illinois man who's imprisoned for the shooting deaths of two campers has been sentenced to 60 days in jail for hindering the investigation.

Another IDNR Official Departs

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A top Illinois Department of Natural Resources official from DuBois in Washington County is the latest administrator to leave the agency.

Brownstown Man Leads St. Elmo Police on Car Chase, Wrecks Squad Car

A 20-year-old Brownstown man faces multiple charges after leading St. Elmo Police on a high speed chase that at one point involved a head on crash involving the squad car. 

Three Area Railroad Crossings to Receive Improvements

IDOT Set to Improve Route 37

Taylorville Couple Wins $20M Lotto Jackpot

SIU to Keep Fall Tuition for Newcomers Unchanged

Illinois Approved for No Child Left Behind Waiver

Odin Easter Egg Hunt for Residents This Saturday

10,000 Eggs To be Hidden in Wamac Park for Easter Egg Hunt

Marion County Court Report for 4/18

Police Beat for Friday, April 18th 2014

Greenville Man Sentenced for Child Porn

Beaman Files New Lawsuit in ISU case

South Central to Upgrade Computer Systems

Push Aims To Get Fairmount Park Back On Gambling Bill

Beef Prices On The Rise

Plan To Deny Firearms Cards to Medical Pot Users Is Nixed

Judge Puts Off Ruling in Suit Against Rutherford

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Great Outdoors: Free Entrance to National Parks

Looking for something fun to do outdoors this holiday weekend? Head to a national park -- for free!The president has once again deemed all national parks free and open to the public this weekend in honor of National Parks Week.In addition to free entrance, during National Parks week from April 19-27, visitors can part ...

Fast Food Workers Rewarded for Fast Action That Saved Customer’s Life

When a couple of fast food restaurant workers got no response over the microphone at their drive-thru station they rushed outside to find a driver in cardiac arrest. They pulled him out of his vehicle and gave him life-saving CPR. The customer returned to the Burger King in Flint, Mich., Wednesday to thank his rescuer ...

Obama Presents Navy Football with Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy

The Naval Academy ended their season 9-4, a solid feat for any team, but their bigger accomplishment: taking home the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy.And Friday, President Obama presented the team with the trophy for the second time in two years and 9th time in the past 11 years.“This is a team that also had a ...

High School Students Sacrifice Cellphones for Kid with Leukemia

When the varsity hockey team at Billerica Memorial High School in Billerica, Mass., was brainstorming ways to help a young pee-wee hockey player with leukemia, they came up with the typical fundraising ideas like a 5-K race.Then, one of their teammate’s father, Glen Corbett, came up with an idea that would both ...

Kansas City Highway Shooting Suspect Charged with 18 Felonies

NJ Mumps Victims Were Vaccinated, Officials Say

Seattle Restaurant Ad Shows Jesus Smoking a Joint

Pot-Smoking Jesus Takes Edge Off in Controversial Burger Ad

Fox Is Giving the White House Trouble

Good Samaritan Prevents Possible Murder-Suicide in NJ

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Salem Track Finishes 3rd At Orphans Invite

Salem Track Finishes 3rd At Orphans Invite

Salem Nips Okawville In Eight Innings

Salem Nips Okawville In Eight Innings



Riley & Isaak Continue Dominance For Patoka

Riley & Isaak Continue Dominance For Patoka

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Datsyuk's Late Goal Vaults Wings Past Bruins in Game 1

Pavel Datsyuk's goal with 3:01 remaining in the game gave the Red Wings the lead and the eventual 1-0 victory over the Boston Bruins Friday night, in Game 1 of thei ...

Duke's Rodney Hood Declares for the NBA Draft

Duke forward Rodney Hood announced Friday he will enter the NBA Draft. The redshirt sophomore transferred fro ...

Scoreboard Roundup - 4/18/14

 NHL Playoffs: First Round -  Montreal Canadiens 4 - Tampa Bay Lightning 1 (Montreal leads series, ...

Ike Davis Traded to Pirates

The New York Mets traded first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates Friday in exchange for reliever Za ...

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'Pee Parties' Latest Baby-Making Trend

Conception has gone social. Pee parties -- also known as POAS, or Pee on a Stick Parties -- are the latest way women are taking what was once a very private moment ...

What Led to Former “DWTS” Co-Host’s Cancer Diagnosis

Months before former Dancing with the Stars co-host and ET correspondent Samantha Harris received a diagnosis ...

Rise in Women Using Surrogates for Social Reasons

For most women, carrying their own baby is the ultimate joy. More and more women, however, are turning to sur ...

Why ESPN Anchor Refuses to Let Cancer Win

Stuart Scott is an ESPN original and the man GQ magazine once said put the hip-hop in sportscasting.When the ...


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Debbie Matenopoulos Reveals She’s Married and Pregnant

Former The View co-host Debbie Matenopoulos, 39, shared a double dose of news with People magazine -- she’s married and pregnant!Matenopoulos married Jon Falc ...

Lindsay Lohan: "Conquest List" Story Was "Humiliating"

In the series finale of Lindsay Lohan's OWN reality series this Sunday night, the actress becomes emotional a ...

Is There Drama on the Set of "Glee?"

Is there trouble on the set of Glee?Sources told TMZ that Lea Michele, who plays Rachel Berry on the Fox musi ...

"Law & Order" Creator Developing Series for A&E

Law & Order creator Dick Wolf is developing a non-fiction series for A&E.The tentatively-titled D.O.A ...

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