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Up to a Foot of Snow Possible for Parts of Upper Midwest

Up to a Foot of Snow Possible for Parts of Upper Midwest

CHICAGO (AP) - A winter storm gathering steam over the southern Rockies is headed to the Midwest and could drop up to a foot of snow on parts of Norther Illinois, Indiana and Michigan.

Illinois Threatens to Withhold Funds if District Don't Test

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois State Board of Education officials are threatening to withhold funds from any school district failing to administer a new statewide exam to students.

Southern Illinois Cross Drew Nearly 10,000 Visitors in 2014

EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) - Officials say a nearly 200-foot tall cross in Southern Illinois recorded close to 10,000 visitors last year.

Southern Illinois Town Investigating Suspicious Fires

MARISSA, Ill. (AP) - Authorities in southern Illinois are investigating half a dozen recent fires in the village of Marissa, including one that destroyed a local landmark serving as a museum to the area's coal mining history.

Salem Family Loses Mobile Home to Fire

Horizon House to Build New Facility After Fire

Centralia Man Charged For Role in Central City Meth Lab

Sandoval Grad and Bradley Brave Arrested On Misdemeanor Charges At Strip Club

Cardinal George: Doctors Have 'Run out of Tricks' for Him

'Right to Try' Bill Would Give Access to Experimental Drugs

KC President Dishes Out Own Cash to Help Ag Program

Kaskaskia to Hold Mardi Gras Celebration

Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Lincoln Himself

Salem Relay for Life Kicks Off, Sets Goal

Cocaine Found After Jefferson County Traffic Stop

Marion County Jail Inmates Charged After Separate Fights

Bradley and Former Sandoval Basketball Player Arrested at Peoria Strip Club

Police Beat for Friday, January 30th, 2015

Gov. Bruce Rauner Defends Paying Staff More Than Predecessor

Gov. Rauner Wants Bureaucratic Cuts in Education, Elsewhere

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Major Winter Storm to Slam the Midwest Then Move East

A major winter storm is set to hit parts of the Midwest and Northeast, delivering a significant amount of snow that could affect travel across the country to start the week. The developing winter storm first moved through the southern and central Plains on Saturday, bringing a mixture of snow, sleet, freezing rain, an ...

Video Captures Coast Guard Rescue After Pinterest Investor's Boat Hits Stormy Seas

Video captured the U.S. Coast Guard rescuing a millionaire Pinterest investor and four other crew members after their $2.5 million catamaran malfunctioned. The incident happened about 200 miles off the coast of North Carolina on Friday afternoon. Video of the rescue shows the crew members - including Brian Cohen, a Pi ...

Super Bowl 2015: Seahawks Super-Fan Decks Out Home, Proposes to Girlfriend

Ashtin Fitzwater just may be the Seattle Seahawks' biggest fan. A few days after painting his girlfriend's mother's house in the team's colors -- neon green and blue -- he then proposed to his girlfriend Melissa of eight years on the lawn he spray-painted with the team's logo. "She and I both huge fans, and after doin ...

Girl Gets Private Party After Mom Barred From Father-Daughter Dance

Shawna Steeves' 8-year-old daughter, Meghan, will get a dance of her own after the single mom said local PTO officials stood firm on a ruling that she could not be her daughter's date at a father-daughter dance. According to Steeves, the president of the PTO said the group would stick to a "no moms allowed" policy for ...

How Aaron Hernandez Will Be Spending Super Bowl Sunday

Study: Fighting Terrorism Enriching, But Obsessive ‘Dark Side’ Infects Life

Aaron Hernandez Trial: Victim's Girlfriend Says Hernandez, Odin Lloyd Were in 'Beginning Stages' of Friendship

Aaron Hernandez Trial Judge’s Stern Warning About the Super Bowl

Would Putting Seatbelts on School Buses Save Children’s Lives?

Defense Wants Vanderbilt Rape Trial Verdict Thrown Out over Juror

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Re-enactment of Lincoln's Funeral Planned In Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - As Springfield prepares for the re-enactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral in May, officials say the 150th anniversary could be an economic windfall for the city.

Salem Falls To Taylorville in Apollo Conference Match-Up

The Salem Wildcats struggled to stop the Taylorville Tornadoes' offense as they fell 86 to 55 Friday night.

HS BB Wrap-Up: Centralia, Odin, and Christ Our Rock Win

Centralia tops Cahokia.  Odin beats Sandoval. Christ Our Rock wins its own tournament with win over Patoka. South Central falls to Effingham St. Anthony. 

Kaskaskia College Blue Angels Open Season In Florida Tournament

The Kaskaskia College Blue Angels opened their season with three losses on Friday at the Juco Classic in Clearwater, Florida.  

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Broncos Quarterback Peyton Manning still Evaluating his Future

Even at age 38, Peyton Manning is still one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL, but the Denver Broncos don't know if he'll be lining up behind center next season. ...

Grizzlies' Guard Vince Carter Out at least a Week with Foot Injury

A key member for one of the best teams in the NBA will be out of action at least a week as Memphis Grizzlies ...

Hawks Win their 18th-Straight Game

Not only have the Atlanta Hawks won 18-straight games, they now own the best record in the NBA. On Friday, th ...

Serena Williams Wins Sixth Australian Open

Top-seeded Serena Williams defeats second-seeded Maria Sharapova 6-3, 7-6 (5) to win her sixth Australian Ope ...

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New York College Student With Measles Boarded Amtrak Train at Penn Station

A New York college student with measles boarded an Amtrak station from Penn Station earlier this week and may have exposed other passengers to the contagious virus. ...

Make-A-Wish Kid Sends Pal on Fantastic Trip

For cash-strapped families too beset with hospital bills to spend funds on vacations and events, the Make-A-W ...

Make Surgery More Tolerable?

Surgery and anxiety go hand-in-hand, but having a distraction during a procedure may also help to relieve pai ...

NY Measles Patient Boarded Amtrak Train at Penn Station

A person diagnosed with measles went to Penn Station this week and boarded an Amtrak train, possibly exposing ...


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Whitney Houston's Daughter Found Unresponsive, Transported to Hospital

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, was transported to a Georgia hospital on Saturday morning after she was found unresponsive. ...

Most Shocking Claims in the Mariah Carey-Nanny Lawsuit

Mariah Carey’s former live-in nanny slapped the world famous superstar and her estranged husband Nick C ...

Super Bowl 2015: How Idina Menzel Feels About People Betting on Her Performance

Idina Menzel knows that in addition to betting on who wins Sunday's Super Bowl, people are also placing fun b ...

"American Sniper": How Sienna Miller 'Understood' Taya Kyle's Story

American Sniper star Sienna Miller said from the very first conversation she had with Taya Kyle that she felt ...

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