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Governor Signs Budget Bills Passed Earlier Thursday by Legislature

SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) -  Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that ensures public schools stay open for a year and provides colleges and social services programs money for six months. 

Rauner Signs Bill Extending Medical Marijuana Program

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A bill extending Illinois' medical marijuana program by 2 1/2 years has been signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.

Illinois Legislature Passes Partial Budget

SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) -   Illinois lawmakers averted a shutdown of schools and avoided further uncertainty in government operations with a partial budget deal that funds education for a year and other areas for six months.

Effingham County village loses pharmacy, gains tele pharmacy

DIETERICH, Ill. (AP) — The pharmacy in the central Illinois village of Dieterich closed several years ago. But the town of 600 residents soon will be able to fill prescriptions locally again through a new tele pharmacy.

Education Leaders Rally for Equity Now in K-12 Budget

Illinois House Approves First Piece of Stopgap State Budget Deal

7 Arrested in 3 Search Warrants Executed in Mt. Vernon Drug Cases

Police Beat for Thursday, June 30th, 2016

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital receives 2016 QUEST® Award for High-value Healthcare

Illinois lawmakers set to vote on stopgap spending deal

Attorneys due in court over Illinois redistricting lawsuit

Illinois unemployment agency expanding help for jobseekers

Dynegy plans to shutter 1 unit at Baldwin plant by October

Kaskaskia College Carpentry Occupations Program Holds Advisory Board Meeting

One Pleads Guilty to a Felony Drug Charge; Another Faces New Felony

Police Beat for Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Newly Installed Fire Alarm System Believed to Have Started House Fire in Centralia

Three Hurt in Centralia Crash at Locust and Noleman

Centralia American Legion 4th of July Homecoming Starts Thursday

Another Fatal Accident on I-70 in Fayette County

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Adnan Syed of 'Serial' Granted New Trial

Adnan Syed, a convicted killer who gained international fame from the podcast "Serial," is getting a new trial after spending 17 years in prison for a murder he says he did not commit.A retired Baltimore City Circuit Court judge issued his ruling Thursday after reviewing new evidence, including the testimony from an a ...

Anthem of the Seas Cruise Ship Forced to Turn Back After Pool Accident

The Anthem of the Seas Cruise ship was forced to turn around off the coast of New York Thursday when a child needed medical help after being found in one of the craft's pools, according to the cruise line.The 8-year-old child was found this afternoon and the Coast Guard was notified just before 7 p.m., officials said. ...

Family of Montana Man Killed in Grizzly Bear Attack Speaks Out

  The family of a 38-year-old Montana man who was fatally attacked by a grizzly bear while mountain biking has spoken out, saying the Forest Service Law Enforcement Officer "put his life on the line every day."Brad Treat, 38, was mountain biking with a friend on a trail in West Glacier just after 2 p.m. Wednesday ...

Researchers Catch an 11-Foot, 7-Inch Tiger Shark While Fishing in North Carolina

  Researchers reeled in an 11-foot, 7-inch tiger shark while fishing at a beach in North Carolina Wednesday night.Laura Harrell, who posted the encounter between the group of researchers and the tiger shark on her Facebook page, told ABC News that they released the shark back into the ocean after taking a few pict ...

Travel Security Heightened for 4th of July

Fireworks Don't Fly with the TSA this July 4

Mom Acquitted in Distracted Driving Case that Resulted in Fatal Crash

Pentagon Lifts Ban on Transgender Servicemembers

The Busiest Airports this July 4 Weekend

Scheduled Drill at Joint Base Andrews Prompted Lockdown After Witness Called Authorities, Source Says

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Final Four Set In Minor's Tournament

Youth Complex - The Little League Minor's opened up tournament play last night.  

Post 128 Runs Over Express

AVISTON - The Salem Legion Post 128 defeated the Aviston Express 5-1 on the road last night to improve their record to 13-4 on the season.  Brenden Boles went 3-4 with 3 RBI and Levi Davis had a double and two triples to support winning pitcher Riley Martin.  

Basketball Camp Held at Kaskaskia College

The Kaskaskia College Basketball Program recently hosted a camp at the KC Gym.  The camp was instructed by KC head coach Brian Hancock and KC players. 

Baseball Hitting Camp Held at Kaskaskia College

The Kaskaskia College Baseball Program recently hosted a Hitting Camp at Larry Smith Field.  The camp was instructed by KC head coach Mitch Koester and KC players. 

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Lindsey Vonn on Zika and the 2016 Summer Olympics

The Zika virus is a topic of concern with athletes heading to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in August.ABC News spoke to Winter Olympics gold meda ...

Scoreboard Roundup — 6/28/16

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEDetroit 7, Miami 5Cleve ...

Report: Grizzlies Confident Free Agent Mike Conley Will Stay

The Memphis Grizzlies are confident they can keep Mike Conley in their lineup, sources tell ESPN.The point gu ...

Jason Pierre-Paul in New PSA: 'Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals'

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul lost a finger and severely damaged his right hand last July 4 ...

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Growing Number of US Clinics Marketing Unproven Stem Cell Treatments, Study Finds

  Stem cells represent for some the promise of a cure from disease or relief from chronic pain conditions -- and businesses have taken notice, opening clinics t ...

What Your Job Says About Your Suicide Risk

  When it comes to jobs that are detrimental to your health, experts often refer to the three Ds -- dirty ...

Breastfeeding Bride Speaks Out Against Critics

  When mom of two Christina Torino-Benton's 6-month-old daughter Gemma wouldn't stop fussing, she just di ...

Your Body: What to Know About Hysterectomies

not just the ones he or she offers. Ask about the surgical approach. A hysterectomy can be done via a large ...


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Stephanie March Describes Breast Augmentation Health Scare

Actress Stephanie March, best known for playing Assistant District Attorney Alexandra Cabot on Law & Order: SVU, has opened up about a dangerous reaction she ex ...

"The Devil Wears Prada" Turns 10: How Things Would Be Different If It Were Made Today

Ten years ago today, Vogue devotees everywhere flocked to movie theaters to see The Devil Wears Prada on open ...

Huge, More Diverse Group Invited to Join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is delivering on its promise to diversify its membership. Wed ...

Marvel's "Captain America: Civil War" Gets Blu-ray, DVD, HD Release Date

Walt Disney Home Entertainment has announced that the biggest hit of 2016, Marvel's Captain America ...

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