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Prayer Requested for Critically Injured Salem Youth Undergoing Surgery Thursday

The entire community is being asked to pull together in prayer on Thursday for 14-year-old Weston McGhee as he is scheduled for a 16 to 18 hour surgery to try and repair damage to his brain sustained in a traffic crash between the car in which he was a passenger and a garbage truck last month. 

Public Defender Appointed to Represent Salem Woman Charged With Murder of Her Daughter

A 23-year-old Salem woman charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection with the death of her three month old daughter last week will be represented by the Public Defender.  

Senator Durbin Fights to Keep Number Two Job Among Senate Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire has sparked a very public feud between the No. 2 and No. 3 Senate Democrats, Dick Durbin of Illinois and Chuck Schumer of New York.

Two Sandoval Students Honored

Sandoval High School presented two Golden Hawk Awards to students on Wednesday for their outstanding behavior.  

Fire Destroys Home North of Mt. Vernon

Salem Firemen Battle Four Grass and Woods Fires Tuesday

Illinois Corn Acreage Projected to Decline in 2015

Illinois Has Approved 2,000 Medical Marijuana Patients

Police Find Teenage Girl They Had Thought Was With Inmate

Naked Woman Found Dead in Brush Near Brooklyn Strip Clubs

Illinois Gets Just 1 Bid in Online Sale of State Planes

Illinois Governor, GOP US Senator Criticize Indiana Law

Odin School District Makes Cuts in Staff and Offerings

All Area Counties See Decline in Unemployment in February

Police Beat for March 31, 2015

Judge Rules Ernie Banks Will Is Valid

Ex-Carbondale Pastor Gets 6 Years in Prison on Theft Charges

Illinois Joins Campaign to Reduce Childhood Obesity

Madigan Announces Illinois Anti-Sexual Assault Effort

Monsanto Donates $4M to Effort to Save Monarch Butterflies

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University of Maryland Closes Investigation into Racist Email, Finds No Policy Violation

The University of Maryland has finished an investigation into an email containing racist and sexist language sent by a student that went viral earlier this year.The email had been sent to members of the student's fraternity last year, and according to a statement from university President Wallace Loh, condoned non-con ...

Convicted Murderer Escapes from Illinois Prison

A convicted murderer escaped from a detention center in Illinois on Wednesday morning.According to the Kankakee County Sheriff's Department, Kamron Taylor, 23, overpowered a correctional officer and took the officer's keys and uniform at about 3 a.m. Wednesday at the Jerome Combs Detention Center. Taylor is believed t ...

Washington, DC Police Arrest Suspect in Lawyer's Murder

Police in Washington, D.C., Wednesday arrested a woman in connection with the killing of a lawyer who was found stabbed to death inside a district hotel room.Police charged Jamyra Gallmon, 21, with first-degree felony murder while armed in connection with the death of David Messerschmitt. His body was found inside a r ...

Second Victim of NYC Building Collapse Identified

The second victim of the East Village building explosion last week in New York City has been positively identified, New York City officials said Wednesday.Using DNA analysis, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner confirmed that Moises Ismael Locon Yac is the second victim of the tragedy. Yac was a restaurant employ ...

Suspect in Custody After Fort Hood Officials Receive Verbal Threat

Investigation Underway After Noose Found on Duke University Campus

Getty Heir Had 'Several Health Issues' at Time of Death, Police Say

UVA Student Newspaper Apologizes for April Fools Day Article Satirizing Martese Johnson Incident

Calif. Governor Announces New Water Restrictions as Drought Worsens

NYPD Cop Who Berated Uber Driver Is Under Internal Review

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South Central Baseball Team Explodes At Plate, Beats St. Elmo Brownstown 16-0

The South Central High School Baseball Team limited St. Elmo Brownstown to two hits in a 16-0 victory Wednesday afternoon.  

Martinez Pitches 6 Scoreless Innings as Cards Beat Mets 5-4

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) - Carlos Martinez pitched six scoreless innings and Jhonny Peralta drove in two runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday.

Rizzo Hits 3-Run Homer as Cubs Beat Brewers and Lohse

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run homer off Kyle Lohse, and Jason Hammel allowed one run in five innings as the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-7 Wednesday.

Odin Baseball and Softball Win

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Scoreboard Roundup - 4/1/15

NBA: Charlotte Hornets 102 (32-42) – Detroit Pistons 78 (29-46) San Antonio Spurs 103 (49-26) – Orlando Magic 91 (22-53) Washington Wizards 106 (42-33) ...

Bengals Agree to New Contract With WR/KR Brandon Tate

The Cincinnati Bengals agreed to a new deal with wide receiver and kick returner Brandon Tate on Wednesday. H ...

St. John's Introduces Chris Mullin as Head Coach

St. John’s University introduced Chris Mullin as their new men’s head basketball coach on Wednesd ...

Alex Ovechkin Scores 50th Goal

Alex Ovechkin scored his 50th goal of the season on Tuesday night in the team's 4-2 win over the Hurricanes. ...

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Teen Heart Transplant Recipient Dies in Fatal Police Car Chase

A Georgia teen who received a heart transplant less than two years ago has died in a car accident while fleeing police, according to officials.Anthony Stokes, 17, w ...

FDA Offers Final Guidance on Painkillers with Abuse-Deterrent Properties

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration released its "final guidance" on opioid painkillers with potentially ab ...

Alabama Baby Born Without a Nose, Mom Says He's Perfect

Eli Thompson came into this world in the late afternoon of March 4, perfectly healthy but with one distinctio ...

Recovering Joni Mitchell Has Claimed to Have Mysterious Skin Condition

Legendary folk singer Joni Mitchell's health scare is drawing attention to the fact that she's said in the pa ...


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Rihanna Plays April Fool's Day Prank on Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel will be the victim of an April Fool's Day prank played by none other than Rihanna.In a YouTube teaser video, Kimmel's wife lets the singer into their b ...

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos Reveal the Sweet Birthday Gift She Got Him

  Kelly Ripa went the sentimental route for her husband's birthday gift.Wednesday, the Live with Kelly &a ...

Giuliana Rancic Explains Why She's so Thin

During awards season earlier this year, many in Hollywood noticed Giuliana Rancic's thin figure. The Fas ...

Joni Mitchell, 71, Hospitalized, in Intensive Care

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell was hospitalized on Tuesday night in unknown condition.News of her hospitaliz ...

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