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Illinois lawmakers set to vote on stopgap spending deal

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are expected to vote on a stopgap spending deal that would ensure schools open in August and would fund state services for the next six months.

Attorneys due in court over Illinois redistricting lawsuit

CHICAGO (AP) — Advocates for reforming how Illinois draws its political boundaries will try to persuade a judge that their proposed November ballot measure meets constitutional muster.

Illinois unemployment agency expanding help for jobseekers

CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says only a fraction of the people applying for unemployment insurance provide enough information for the agency to help match them with potential employers.

Dynegy plans to shutter 1 unit at Baldwin plant by October

BALDWIN, Ill. (AP) — The Houston-based operator of the Baldwin Energy Complex says one of the power plant's three coal-powered generating units will shut down 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

GOP, Democrats Say Progress Made in Illinois Budget Talks

Illinois Newspapers Plan Page 1 Budget Message For Lawmakers

Mulberry Grove Man Hurt in Fayette County Motorcycle Crash

One Injured When Two Semis Collided on Interstate 70 Near Vandalia

Judge Orders Illinois to Add PTSD to Medical Marijuana List

Marion County Sheriff's Department Investigates Residential Burglary

Dire Scenarios for Illinois in Second Year Without Budget

Illinois' Share of Multistate VW Settlement Nearly $29Million

Winter Flooding Recovery Efforts Continue in Kincaid

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US Forest Service Officer Fatally Attacked by Grizzly Bear in Montana

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(WEST GLACIER, Mont.) — A law enforcement officer with the U.S. Forest Service was killed in a bear attack Wednesday on U.S. Forest land in Montana, according to officials.Brad Treat, 38, of West Glacier, Montana, was fatally attacked by the grizzly bear shortly after 2 p.m. on U.S. Fo ...

Fifteen Marine Drill Instructors Investigated for Hazing and Abuse at SC Boot Camp

Cpl. William Hester(PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.) — Fifteen drill instructors at the Marine boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, are under investigation for possible hazing and abuse as part of a broader review of the behavior of Marine Corps drill instructors, the Marine Corps announced Wednesday.The review stems ...

Police Chase Man in Go-Kart Down California Interstate

and not surprisingly, it was caught on video.In the video posted to Twitter by user @Tonka_Boy_Dre, a man is spotted whizzing down Interstate 880 in Oakland, California, in a go-kart while being chased by an unmarked police vehicle."Local guys have an annual go kart and dirt bike ride throughout Oakland and sometimes ...

New Video Shows How Secret Service Stopped Potential Attack Outside White House

  The “only thing” that stopped a Pennsylvania man allegedly bent on gunning down people at the White House last month “was a gunshot to his chest” by a Secret Service agent.That’s the assessment of a federal judge after prosecutors played surveillance video in court this week showing ...

Texas Rail Crash: Remains of Two Workers Found, One Missing

After Istanbul Attack, US Airports May Look at New Security Measures

Eight People Rescued From Stalled Roller Coaster 100 Feet Up in Oklahoma City

Homeowner Discovers Hidden Room in Basement Suspected to Be Underground Railroad Route

Nine-Year-Old Boy Uses Allowance Money to Donate Books to Local Jail

Heroin Overdose Deaths Have Tripled in Five Years, DEA Says

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Illinois 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.

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. 

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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 when he lit a professional-grade firework and it went ...

Camping World Truck Series Drivers Fined for On-Track Brawl

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The on-track fight last Saturday between Camping World Truck Series driver ...

Lindsey Vonn Talks Reese's Campaign, Overcoming Body Insecurities

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — “Life is awesome," Lindsey Vonn said.The gold medalist and s ...

Scoreboard Roundup -- 6/29/16

Here are the latest scores and winners:   INTERLEAGUE Detroit 10, Miami 3Cleveland 3, Atlanta 0Kansas C ...

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Red Cross Swimming Safety Tips for Kids and Adults

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The first big holiday weekend of the summer is almost here, meaning lots of us will be headed for the local swimming pool, lake o ...

Dog Afraid of Thunder and Fireworks? There's a Med for That Now

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The deafening crack of thunder or the startling burst of M-80s is enough t ...

POLL: Broad Support for Zika Funding, But Less Urgency or Concern

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Americans overwhelmingly support plans to spend nearly $2 billion to preve ...

‘Life, Animated’ Parents Describe How Animated Characters Helped Son With Autism Connect

Owen Suskind’s world came to a halt in 1993. The toddler stopped talking, showing affection and engagin ...


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Scarlett Johansson's Hollywood's New Highest-Grossing Actress

Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in "Captain America: Civil War"; image courtesy MarvelPlaying Black Widow has been very, very good for Scarlett Johansson.  Th ...

Watch the First "Sully" Trailer Now: Tom Hanks Lands Plane in the Hudson River

We've got our first trailer for Sully.  Tom Hanks stars as Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the pi ...

Is a Drew Barrymore Talk Show in the Works?

Actress Drew Barrymore made one of TV's most notorious appearances as a guest on a talk show -- climbing on t ...

"Dancing with the Stars" Pros Peta and Maks Confirm They're Expecting

It's been rumored for over a month, but now it's confirmed.  Dancing with the Stars pros Peta Murga ...

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