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Indiana Man Airlifted to St. Louis Hospital Following I-57 Wreck Near Route 161

A 40-year-old Westfield, Indiana man was airlifted to a St. Louis hospital following a single vehicle crash on Interstate 57 at mile post 107 near the Route 161 interchange.  

Marion County Sheriff's Department Investigating Two Early Saturday Morning Wrecks

A Salem man was injured in a single vehicle crash on Route 37 near Cartter.  The driver still being sought in the second wreck on Airport Road in Centralia.

Voter Registration Deadline Ahead for March 15 Primary

CHICAGO (AP) - An important deadline for Illinois voters is a few days away. Online voter registration for the 2016 general primary will close Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. The Illinois primary election is March 15.

Granite City Man Convicted of Murder in 21-Month Old's Death

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A Granite City man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2012 beating death of his girlfriend's 21-month-old son.

State's Attorney Releases Centralia Man Accused of Setting His Wife's Leg on Fire After Finding Problems With Her Story

Salem Relay for Life Goal and Theme Set

Two Canadian Residents Hurt in I-57 Crash in Jefferson County

Illinois to Close Youth Correctional Facility in Kewanee

Illinois Governor's Mansion Renovation Gets $1M in Donations

Illinois Roads Could Benefit from Potential $84.7M Windfal

SAT to Replace ACT as College Entrance Exam in Illinois

SIU Small Business Center to Close Due to No Illinois Budget

Urgent Call for Action Made During University Rally

Ray LaHood, NPR Host Among Order of Lincoln Award Winners

Illinois residents weigh in on proposed coal mine expansion

Illinois gets extension to determine flooding damage

Two Sentenced to Prison in Marion County Court

Marion County Court 2-12-16

Police Beat 2-12-17

No Signs of Foul Play Found in Death of Odin Man

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia has died at age 79, two law enforcement sources told ABC News on Saturday. Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. said in a statement: "On behalf of the Court and retired Justices, I am saddened to report that our colleague Justice Antonin Scalia has passed away. He was ...

Three Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Pennsylvania Interstate

A multi-vehicle crash, involving between 20 and 30 vehicles, has shut down traffic on a Pennsylvania interstate highway as some people are reported to be trapped inside their cars. A Pennsylvania State Trooper confirmed to ABC News that three people were killed in the crash. The crash has shut down Interstate 78 in th ...

Injuries Reported in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Pennsylvania Interstate

A multi-vehicle crash, involving between 20 and 30 vehicles, has shut down traffic on a Pennsylvania interstate highway as some people are reported to be trapped inside their cars.The crash has shut down Interstate 78 in the area of Fredricksburg and Route 22. According to PennLive, emergency crews are on the scene. W ...

Police Rescue Man Lost in Nevada Desert for a Week

A 69-year-old Oregon man has two Nevada police officers to thank for saving his life after he was lost in the desert for a week. Philip Besanson said he was traveling from Arizona to Eugene, Oregon, when his truck broke down on a snow-covered road 50 miles north of Gerlach, Nevada on Feb. 5, according to the Washoe Co ...

Northeast Braces for Life-Threatening Wind Chills

School Shootings Since Columbine: By the Numbers

Hundreds of Thumbtacks Found in California Dog Park

Shooting Death of Two Arizona Teens Appears to Be Murder-Suicide, Police Say

Death-Metal Rocker Believes Lost Vest in Macy's Display

Restaurant Machete Attack Survivor Describes 'Complete Chaos'

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Wildcats Defense Tough, But Fall At Mattoon

MATTOON - The Salem Wildcat offense once again sputtered scoring just 16 points through the first three quarters, however their second half defense allowed them to remain in the game but eventually fell at Mattoon 39-30.  

Hays, Lady Cats Bowlers Head To Sectionals

JOHNSTON CITY - The Salem Lady Wildcats bowling team will compete at the Johnston City Sectional today

Citians 3rd Place State Game On WJBD Today

INA - It will be a busy day at Rend Lake College today as the SIJHSAA State Tournaments continue.

Christ Our Rock 19th Straight Win & Regional Champs....Prep Girls Scores

SALEM - The Salem Class 3A Regional will open up Monday night at B.E. Gum when the Centralia Annies take on Mt Vernon at 6pm followed by

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Hampton University Becomes First HBCU with Division I Men's Lacrosse Team

Hampton University makes history Saturday, hosting its first varsity lacrosse game against Division II Roberts Wesleyan College.Hampton becomes the 70th NCAA Divisi ...

Kentucky Coach Calipari Ejected from Game Against South Carolina

Kentucky Wildcats coach John Clipari didn’t last very long in Saturday’s road game against the So ...

FIFA Suspends Former Secretary General Jérôme Valcke for 12 Years

Former Secretary General of FIFA, the international governing body for the sport of soccer, was banned from i ...

Basketball Hall of Fame Names 14 Finalists for Induction

Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson lead a group of 14 chosen Friday as finalists for induction into the Naism ...

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High-Speed Images of Sneezes Help Explain the Spread of Germs

In case you needed another reason to fear flu season, researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) released new pictures showing the physics behind ...

Girl Remains Partially Paralyzed After Enterovirus Infection

An Alabama woman said her daughter remains partially paralyzed 18 months after being infected with enteroviru ...

After Columbine: Experts Offer Tips for How to Talk to a Troubled Child

Sue Klebold, the mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold, sat down with Diane Sawyer for her first televisio ...

Valentine's Day Tales From the Emergency Room

Unlike New Year’s Eve or the Fourth of July, Valentine’s Day is not known for being one of the mo ...


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Ryan Reynolds Recalls the Moment He Fell in Love with Blake Lively

Ryan Reynolds recently revealed how he fell in love with wife Blake Lively, and it sounds like a plot from Lively's hit show, Gossip Girl. The two hit it off while ...

"Roots" Remake to Air Memorial Day Weekend

The remake of the landmark television miniseries Roots will premiere on the HISTORY channel starting May 30. ...

"American Idol" Recap: Five Hopefuls Are Sent Home, Seven Advance

On Thursday night’s edition of American Idol, the twelve contestants who performed on Wednesday were pa ...

Dakota Johnson on Working with “Ridiculous” Rebel Wilson in “How to Be Single”

Dakota Johnson said she could often be found crying off set while filming How to Be Single because her co-sta ...

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