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Three Injured in Two Vehicle Crash South of Sandoval

State Police say the crash occurred Friday night on US 51 at the Red Stripe Road when a southbound pickup made a left hand turn in front of a northbound van.

Southern Illinois Lacks Hospitals with Trauma Centers

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Southern Illinois residents continue to lack easy access to hospitals with trauma centers that offer specialized care for severe injuries.

Safety Regulators Get Up for Higher Train Speeds in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Safety regulators have started warning motorists of faster trains along a high-speed rail corridor in Illinois months before Amtrak service at up to 110 mph is set to begin.

Mt. Vernon Man Killed at Home in Gary, Indiana

A 20-year-old Mt. Vernon man has died in a shooting at a home in Gary, Indiana.

Police Beat for Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Illinois Governor Working with Police on Marijuana Bill

ACLU Praises New Illinois Limits on Cellphone Surveillance

Illinois Town Hopes Its Levee Can Be Inspected, Deemed Safe

Boy Scouts Faring Well a Year After Easing Ban on Gay Adults

Purple People Eater Balloon Returning to Balloon Fest

Special Court in Madison County Helps Veterans Avoid Jail

Water and Sewer Rates Going Up in Odin

South Central School Board Appoints New Board Member

Two Injured in Salem Accident

McLeansboro Teen Killed In Hamilton County Crash

Four Injured in Wayne County Crash

Rauner Vetoes Construction-Wage, Homecare-Worker Pay Hikes

Rauner OKs Regulating Police Use of Cell-Site Simulators

Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Remap Ballot Measure

Providers: Stop Gap Budget Won't Have 'Meaningful' Impact

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Evacuations Underway as LA County Fire Explodes to 33,000 Acres

A Los Angeles County Wildfire has scorched more than 33,000 acres and set off a new wave of mass evacuations in the area, according to fire officials.The blaze has so far destroyed 18 homes in Southern California and has threaten 2,000 more structures as unpredictable winds pushed the Sand Fire out of forest land and ...

Two Dead, Up to 16 Injured at Florida Club Shooting

Two people have been confirmed dead and as many as 16 injured after a person opened fire during an event geared toward teenagers at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Florida on Sunday night. At least one person has been detained in the incident, according to ABC Fort Myers affiliate, WZVN-TV. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. A ...

Deadly Heat Wave Claims at Least 11 Lives

A heat wave stretching from coast to coast has claimed at least 11 lives. Over 100 million Americans have been affected by heat alerts issued in more than two dozen states with heat indexes in the triple digits across the U.S. A 12-year-old died in Phoenix, Arizona, after hiking in the triple-degree heat on Friday. In ...

Student Uses Twitter to Return Ivanka Trump’s Missing Earring from the RNC

ABC News(CLEVELAND) — A College of Wooster student found an earring Wednesday night at the Republican National Convention that looked like one of Ivanka Trump’s.Annabelle Hopkins, 19, found the earring on the convention floor in Cleveland and, after realizing its rightful owner, cleverly took to Twitter, cr ...

Los Angeles County Fire Stretches Across 22,000 Acres, According to Officials

Small Plane Crashes into Connecticut Home, Misses Man Watching TV

Progressives Plot Possible Protests Against Clinton's VP Pick

Wildfire Near Los Angeles Spreads to 20,000 Acres

Soldier Surprises Family on Doorstep, Holds Baby Daughter for the First Time

Family of Autistic Man Involved in Miami Police Shooting Say He's 'Utterly Traumatized'

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Nieuwenhuis hits 2 home runs, Brewers beat Cubs 6-1

Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit two home runs, Zach Davies took a shutout into the seventh inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Saturday night.

Gonzalez homers, Turner has 2 RBIs; Dodgers beat Cards 7-2

Adrian Gonzalez hit his eighth home run, red-hot Justin Turner got two more RBIs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat St. Louis 7-2 on Saturday night to end the Cardinals' five-game winning streak.  

Jr Legion Opens 5th Division This Weekend

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion baseball team will get a bye in the opening round of the 5th Division Tournament held in Metropolis.  

12u Wildcats Fall In Sectional Opener

BEARDSTOWN - In what was described by head coach Mike Koehnke as a very "clean game", Salem fell to Bradley-Bourbonnais to open up the Beardstown 12u Sectional 1-0.  

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Crash Involving Dallas Cowboys Bus Kills Four in Arizona

Four people were killed in a collision between a bus carrying Dallas Cowboys staff members and a van on a northwestern Arizona highway Sunday. The crash happened in ...

Kyle Busch Pulls Off Sweep in Indianapolis

It was an Indy sweep for Kyle Busch over the weekend.On Sunday, he won the Sprint Cup Series race at Indianap ...

Scoreboard Roundup -- 7/24/16

Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 5, San Francisco 2AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 2, S ...

Griffey Jr., Piazza Inducted Into Baseball Hall of Fame

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(COOPERSTOWN, N.Y.) – Two players from the same state, but whose baseball career ...

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Facebook Helps Adopted Minnesota Woman Find Her Birth Mother

It wasn't until Kate-Madonna Hindes' second brush with cancer that made her finally finish the paperwork needed to find her birth mother.She was diagnosed with anal ...

Alcohol Consumption Linked to 7 Types of Cancer, a Review of Research Finds

  Consuming alcoholic beverages, even in low quantities, increases the risk for seven types of cancer, ac ...

New Warnings About Hidden Pool Dangers This Summer

You may be headed to the pool to stay out of the heat this summer, but be careful of a pool parasite plaguing ...

Cheaper Treatment for Depression May Be as Effective as CBT, Study Says

A nonmedical therapy may be as useful for depressed patients as the "gold standard" of therapy. According to ...


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Paul McCartney Honored as UK's "Most Successful Album Artist"

The U.K.'s Official Charts Company has presented Paul McCartney with the prestigious Official Chart Record Breaker Award in recognition of the rock legend being the ...

AMC Drops "The Walking Dead" Season 7 Trailer, Release Date

On October 23 at 9 p.m. Eastern, fans of The Walking Dead will finally got to see which one of Rick ...

Marvel's "Iron Fist," "Luke Cage," "The Defenders" -- Netflix Socks It to Comic-Con

As its hard-hitting "Hell's Kitchen Heroes" would, Marvel came out swinging at San Diego Comic-Con Thursday, ...

Leslie Jones Is Back on Twitter, Firing Back

Leslie Jones is back on Twitter after nearly 72 hours of social media silence. The Ghostbusters&nbs ...

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