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Centralia Police Make Arrest in Business Burglary

A 23-year-old Centralia man has been arrested in connection with a November burglary at Mean Gene's store at 501 South Locust in Centralia.  

Teen Drinking Ramifications Among New Laws in 2015

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Parents and guardians considering allowing their teens to host parties will be responsible for more than just the alcohol consumed in the house when the new year rolls in. 

Bruce Rauner's Election As Governor Top Story for 2014

The election reflected concerns about an uneven economy and showed voters were unhappy enough with the state of the state to want change. 

Two Hurt in Crash North of Salem

Two teenage brothers from Ina were injured Saturday afternoon when their vehicle spun out in the gravel and ran off the Hopkins-Hunter Road south of Townhouse Road north of Salem.  

Centralia Man Found Hiding Following Motorcycle Chase

Police Beat for Sunday, December 28th, 2014

Effingham Man Killed When Hit By Car on U.S. 45

New App Aimed at Reducing Deaths in Grain Bins

No Evidence of Foul Play or Trauma Found In Death of Salem Infant

Retired Centralia Pilot to Receive Honorary Degree From SIU-C

Illinois Community College Presidents Headed to Cuba

Sheriff's Deputies Make Arrest in Rural Salem Residential Burglary

Another Burglary at Omega General Store

Police Beat for Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Southern Illinois Racetrack to Reopen in 2015

Giant Ketchup Bottle Still Unsold 5 Months Later

Fire Heavily Damages Wood Working Shop in Centralia

Blue Mound Tavern East of Altamont Destroyed By Fire

Odin Man Faces Sex Charge With Girl Under 13

Three Go to Hospital in Christmas Eve Wreck in Centralia

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Alaska Man Survives Three Days Lost in Sub-Zero Temps, Fights Off Wolverine

A man in Alaska says it's a miracle that he survived three days in the wilderness while battling sub-zero temperatures and a wolverine. Craig Johnson was halfway through an 80-mile trek through remote Alaska on Dec. 15 when his snowmobile fell through the ice. He was on his way to visit family for the holidays. "I ...

Cops From Around Country Vow to Return for 2nd NYPD Funeral

Police who came from around the country to attend the funeral of NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos vowed Saturday to return for the service for his partner, Officer Wenjian Liu, who was killed alongside him. "You won't find this anywhere else. You won't find this in any other field than law enforcement," Officer Dustin Lin ...

FBI Investigating Agent's Dog Killing in Maryland Park

The FBI says it is investigating an incident in which an agent shot and killed a dog after it broke free from its owner and attacked the agent's dog in a Maryland park. The FBI said there is an ongoing joint investigation into the incident Friday with the Anne Arundel County Police Department. Carol Feldhaus, who wa ...

Colder Temperatures to Sweep Across the Country Heading Into New Year's

The final days of 2014 will feature the arrival of an arctic air mass that is expected to send temperatures plummeting across much of the country during the first half of the upcoming week. The colder air will begin to move into the northern Rockies and Plains on Sunday and Monday, and then continue to push south a ...

Five Stabbed at Bar in Washington DC

Slain Cop Called a 'Hero' and Promoted by NYPD Commissioner

Body of Missing Four-Year-Old Boy Found in Pond

Thousands Gather for Slain NYPD Officer's Funeral

UPS Delivers Ultimate Christmas Surprise: Returned Soldier

Texas Meteorologist Released from Hospital After Shooting

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South Central Wins At Vandalia Tourney

See all the scores from boys basketball tournaments around Southern Illinois.

Salem Advances to Championship Game of Mattoon Tournament

The Salem Lady Cats have advanced to the championship game of the Mattoon Holiday Tournament after a come from behind victory over the host Mattoon Green Wave.  

South Central Girls Split at Dieterich Tourney on Saturday

South Central beat North Clay 53 to 43 in the first game and fell to Arcola in the second contest 41 to 22.   See other girls tournament scores from across Southern Illinois.

Illinois Beats Kennesaw State 93-45

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Rayvonte Rice scored 21 points on Saturday night and Illinois cruised past Kennesaw State 93-45 in a final tune-up before Big Ten play.

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49ers, Jim Harbaugh, Part Ways Following Win Over Cardinals

The San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh parted ways after their 20-17 win over the Cardinals on Sunday. Harbaugh spent the last four years in San Franci ...

Jets Beat Dolphins, 37-24, Rex Ryan Awaits Future

The New York Jets won their final game for head coach Rex Ryan on Sunday with his job status in question. Jet ...

Ravens Hold Off Browns 20-10, Clinch Playoff Berth

The Baltimore Ravens are in the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years after a 20-10 win over the Browns ...

Scoreboard Roundup - 12/28/14

NFL: Baltimore Ravens 20 (10-6) - Cleveland Browns 10 (7-9)  Dallas Cowboys 44 (12-4) - Washington Redsk ...

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The Man Behind the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge's 'Viral Storm'

The ice bucket challenge was the trend of the summer, soaking the nation in a waterfall of frigid water and charitable giving, with countless videos filling Faceb ...

Colorado Moves Up List of States with Most Marijuana Users

A new study shows Colorado emerging as the state with the second-highest percentage of regular marijuana user ...

Colorado Moves Up List of Most Marijuana Users in Country

A new study shows Colorado emerging as the state with the second-highest percentage of regular marijuana user ...

HIV Linked to Worse Hearing in Older Adults

A new study tied HIV to inferior hearing in older adults.According to a study published in the Journal of the ...


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Alicia Keys Gives Birth to Second Child

Alicia Keys is a mother of two! The Grammy-winning singer, 33, and her husband since 2010, Kasseem Dean, aka Swizz Beatz, welcomed a baby boy, Genesis Ali Dean. She ...

"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" Keeps Top Spot at Box Office

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies took the top spot at the box office for the second weekend in a row ...

"American Idol" Winner Phillip Phillips is Engaged

American Idol winner Phillip Phillips is engaged. The singer posted the news online Friday, writing, "My best ...

Justin Bieber Instagrams New Jet on Christmas

Justin Bieber definitely wasn't on Santa's naughty list this year.The pop star posted a pair of photos on Ins ...

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