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Kaskaskia College Dedicates Renovated and Expanded Crisp Center

Kaskaskia College Dedicates Renovated and Expanded Crisp Center

Kaskaskia College has cut the ribbon to officially open the $2.9-million dollar expansion and renovation of the Crisp Technology Center.

Sandoval and Patoka Students See Mock Fatal Accident

The goal...to make students think before drinking and driving or texting and driving.  

Two Hurt in Patoka Crash

Both drivers were injured in a two vehicle crash at West Bond and Railroad Street in Patoka late Saturday afternoon.

Rural Kell Man Hurt in Selmaville Road Crash

A 19-year-old rural Kell man was injured in a one vehicle crash early Sunday morning on the Selmaville Road north of the Lowery Road intersection southwest of Salem.

Police Beat for Sunday, April 26th, 2015

U of Illinois Spends $30K for Biden Speech on Sex Assault

Metro East School District Settles Civil Rights Complaint

Illinois Lawmakers Consider Ban on Crib Bumper Pads

Chicago Mother of Earthquake Survivor Worries of His Return

Salem Township Hospital Receives Top Rating From Federal Agency

Salem Hospital Board Approves Purchase of New Cat Scan Unit

Salem Hospital Board Says Goodbye To Doctor; Interviews for Presidents Job

Salem Man Overcome by Carbon Monoxide Fumes

Street Improvement Work To Continue On Boone Street in Salem Monday

New Illinois Schools Chief Says Funding Fix Could Take Years

Fatal Metropolis Police Shooting Deemed Justified

2 Sentences Reduced in St. Clair Courthouse Drug Scandal

Police Beat for Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Mt. Vernon and Nashville Men Among Those Hurt in Perry County Wreck

KSB Clean-Up and Salem's Arbor Day Planned For Saturday

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Tulsa Undersheriff Resigns in Wake of Eric Harris Shooting Death

Tulsa Undersheriff Tim Albin has resigned, Sheriff Stanley Glanz announced on Monday, following the release of an internal investigation that showed Albin pressured employees to give special treatment to Reserve Deputy Robert Bates, the deputy who shot and killed Eric Harris when he says he mistook his firearm for his ...

Video Shows Cops Allegedly Breaking Woman's Face During Arrest

  A bartender and model is broadening her lawsuit against San Francisco transit police to include an Oakland cop after she says they used excessive force while booking her on St. Patrick’s Day last year and caused her to break at least four bones in her face.Megan Sheehan acknowledges she was intoxicated and ...

Teacher Credited with Stopping Shooter at Washington School

A Washington high school teacher is credited with apprehending a shooter at the school where he works Monday.In a statement, Brady Olson, an Advanced Placement Government teacher at North Thurston High School who the school district says is credited with stopping the shooter, said he was "happy...that everyone is safe ...

Weather Delays Search for Four Sailors in Alabama

Storms have put a temporary halt to the U.S. Coast Guard's efforts Monday to find four people who disappeared after hurricane-like weather struck a regatta in Alabama this weekend."We've covered about 3,000 square miles," Coast Guard Capt. Duke Walker said, "but safety is my biggest concern....We continue to search as ...

Louisiana Train Cars Tumble Off Track Due to Strong Winds

James Holmes Appears Starkly Different as Aurora Shooting Trial Begins

Multiple Police Officers Injured as People Clash with Police in Baltimore

SpaceX Dragon Gets Ready for Crucial Launch Test

Freddie Gray Funeral Held Amid Alleged Credible Threat to Law Enforcement

Woman Finds 3.69-Carat White Diamond at Arkansas State Park

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Minnesota Wild Advance with 4-1 Win Over Blues

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Zach Parise scored twice and the Wild advanced to the Western Conference semifinals with a 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday in Game 6.

Lind homers, Brewers beat Cardinals 6-3

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Adam Lind hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 Sunday for just their second victory in the last 12 games.

Russell's Bases-Loaded Double Leads Cubs Over Reds 5-2

CINCINNATI (AP) - Rookie Addison Russell doubled with the bases loaded - one of his best moments during his first week in the majors - and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 5-2 victory on Sunday.

Franklin Park Sweeps Track Meet

The Franklin Park grade school track team won the 3rd Annual Marion County Track Meet Saturday. Both the boys and girls teams took 1st overall.

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Scoreboard Roundup - 4/27/15

NBA Playoffs – First Round: Milwaukee Bucks 94 – Chicago Bulls 88 (Bulls lead series, 3-2) Brooklyn Nets 120 – Atlanta Hawks 115 (Series tied at 2 ...

Marlins Designated C Jarrod Saltalamacchia for Assignment

The Miami Marlins designated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia for assignment on Monday. If no team claims him on ...

L.A. Angels Trade OF Josh Hamilton to Rangers

The Los Angeles Angels dealt outfielder Josh Hamilton to the Texas Rangers on Monday for a player to be named ...

Nationals' Max Scherzer Thinks It's Time for the NL to Add the DH

After hurting his thumb during an at-bat, Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer thinks the Natio ...

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Study: Heart Structure Could Be Linked to Strokes

Researchers are looking into whether the volume of a person's left atria may be correlated in some way with strokes.According to a study published in the Journal of ...

First Approved HIV Self-Test Kit on Sale in United Kingdom

The first approved HIV self-test kit is on sale in the United Kingdom.BBC News reports that the kits do not n ...

Woman Paralyzed at Bachelorette Party Becomes a Mom Thanks to Surrogate

Rachelle Friedman Chapman was paralyzed when a bridesmaid playfully pushed her into a pool at her bachelorett ...

CDC Says Microneedle Measles Vaccine Patch Could Be 'Game-Changer'

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that a microneedle patch currently being deve ...


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Sophia Bush Remembers Ex-Boyfriend Killed in Mount Everest Avalanche

Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC(NEW YORK) — Sophia Bush is mourning the loss of an ex-boyfriend who was among the casualties in the devastating earthquake in Nep ...

“Furious 7” Dominates for Fourth Straight Week at Box Office

At the box office this weekend, Furious 7 dominated yet again. For a fourth straight week, Furious 7 took the ...

Native Americans Speak Out About Adam Sandler Movie

ABC/Randy Holmes(SANTA FE, N.M.) — A number of Native American actors recently quit Adam Sandler’s ...

Actress Jayne Meadows Dead at 95

Jayne Meadows has died, her agent confirmed to ABC News. She was 95.Meadows, who was married to TV legend Ste ...

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