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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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Exclusive: Cleveland Kidnapping Survivors Describe Life in Captivity

Heidi Gutman/ABC(NEW YORK) — On May 6, 2013, the city of Cleveland witnessed a miracle when Amanda Berry called 911 from a neighbor’s phone.“I’ve been kidnapped and been missing for 10 years. I’m here. I’m free now,” Berry, now 29, told the 911 operator.Berry, along with Gina D ...

Meet the James Holmes Trial Jurors

Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office(AURORA, Colo.) — When the trial of James Holmes, accused of murdering 12 people and wounding 70 in an Aurora, Colorado, theater gets under way Monday, his fate will be decided by a jury that includes a retired Army ICU nurse, an explosions expert and a plumber.One of the jurors us ...

Freddie Grey's Lawyer: Additional Video May Exist

On the lawn of the funeral parlor where Freddie Grey lies in state, Jason Downs told ABC News on Sunday that his firm believes more video may exist of the fatal encounter with Baltimore police.Downs said additional video either hasn't been found yet or the police are refusing to release, specifically mentioning an unk ...

Colorado Woman Calls Police While Locked in Her Car's Trunk

A woman in Colorado called 911 from her own trunk after she says she was locked inside it by a stranger, police said. "911 What's the address of your emergency?" the dispatcher said. "I don't know," she replied. "I'm locked in a trunk." The unidentified woman told police that someone kidnapped her from the Thompson Va ...

Two Dead, Five Missing After Storm Capsizes Sailboats in Alabama

Four Missing After Storm Capsizes Sailboats in Alabama

Tennessee Puppies Found Taped in Box Cruelly Marked 'Stuffed Animals'

Demonstrations Over Freddie Grey's Death in Baltimore Turn Violent

Demonstrators Take to Baltimore Streets in Protest of Freddie Grey Death

Protesters Take to Baltimore Streets in Protest of Freddie Grey Death

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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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Grizzlies' Conley Out Game 4

The Memphis Grizzlies are on the cusp of eliminating the Portland Trailblazers from the first round of the playoffs, but they will have go without point guard Mike ...

Kurt Busch Wins at Richmond

Kurt Busch snapped a long 35-race losing streak on Sunday at Richmond International Speedway after he held of ...

Cavaliers Sweep Celtics, Love Hurts Shoulder

The Cleveland Cavaliers took care of business and swept the Boston Celtics out of the first round of the play ...

Scoreboard Roundup - 4/26/15

NBA Playoffs First Round: Cleveland Cavaliers 101 - Boston Celtics 93 (Cavaliers series win series 4-0) Los A ...

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Survey Shows Evolving Views of Men's Roles in Society

Stockbyte/Digital Vision/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — What is the American Dream in 2015? For most men, it means being a good husband, father, son or friend.That's o ...

Digital Device Users Getting Younger and Younger and Younger

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Nowadays, before a child in the U.S. even says his first word, he may actu ...

Study: Teens Texting While Driving Rates Down After State Bans

As many states move to adopt laws banning texting while driving, a new study found teens in states without ba ...

Smiley Faces May Help Kids Eat Healthy

Getting children to eat healthy, particularly in school where a larger selection of unhealthy foods is readil ...


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“Suicide Squad” Director Tweets New Photo of Jared Leto as the Joker

ABC/Craig Sjodin(NEW YORK) — The latest sneak peek of Jared Leto as the Joker in the upcoming movie Suicide Squad had social media buzzing on Friday.Director D ...

It's ‘Eras Night’ on “Dancing with the Stars” Monday Night

ABC(LOS ANGELES) — Dancing with the Stars will showcase the past, the present and the future of dancing ...

“Days of Our Lives,” “The Young and the Restless” Split Top Prize at Daytime Emmys

informative and outstanding talk show -- entertainment, respectively.Betty White, 93, was recognized with a l ...

"Daredevil” Star Talks Fan Reaction, Season 2, and Joining "The Avengers"

which has just been renewed for a second season -- worked for both die-hard fans and, "an audience that didn' ...

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