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Vandalia Man Injured in Crash

A 47-year-old Vandalia man was injured in a one truck accident early Tuesday morning on southbound Interstate 57 at mile post 28 in Union County in deep Southern Illinois.

Centralia Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Centralia Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred around 8:45 Monday night at the Family Dollar Store on North Elm Street in Centralia.  

Salem Grade School Meeting

The Salem Grade School District has decided to discontinue summer school due to the numbers, attendance and cost of the program.  

$5-Million Best Western Hotel Proposed for Centralia

The 60 to 70 room motel is planned for the Jolliff Bridge Road across from the new Walmart Super Center. 

Centralia Police Investigating Armed Robbery of Family Dollar Store

Vandalia Man Injured in I-57 Crash in Deep Southern Illinois

Two Hurt When I-57 Turns Into Sheet of Ice Near Route 161 Exit

Eastern Illinois University Announces Layoffs, Furloughs

Bond Set at $100,000 for Mt. Vernon Man on Drug and Weapons Charges

College-Accrediting Agency Sends Warning Amid Budget Impasse

Public Can't Attend Obama's Speech at Illinois House

Democrats Vying for US Senate Talk Up Experience, Background

Drew Peterson Murder-For-Hire Trial Again Postponed

Chicago State Students, Faculty Protest Budget Impasse

H and R Block $1,000 Winner

Rend Lake Facility To Close Under Plan to Reopen Most State Museums

Eagle Program Set For Carlyle on Saturday

Poll: Majority of Public Favors Criminal Justice Reforms

Dakota Access Pipeline Moving Closer to Reality

Layoffs Announced For Hamilton and White County Coal Mines

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"Serial" Convict Adnan Syed's Hearing Wraps Up

Lawyers trying to get a new trial for Adnan Syed, the convicted killer at the center of hit podcast “Serial,” and the state attorneys who are hoping to keep him behind bars are making their closing arguments Tuesday after resting their respective cases in Syed's bid for a retrial. Syed’s lawyers -- C ...

Cornell Frat President Accused of Attempted Rape Released from Custody, Not Allowed on Campus

Tompkins County Jail(ITHACA, N.Y.) — A Cornell University fraternity president accused of attempted rape and sexual abuse was released from custody Tuesday, but a Cornell representative told ABC News the student is not allowed on campus, where he lives.Wolfgang Ballinger, 21, a member of Psi Upsilon's Chi Chapter ...

Obama Proposes New Cybersecurity Plan

President Obama announced Tuesday a new Cybersecurity National Action Plan to help combat what the president calls one of the most important challenges the U.S. faces.The plan calls for more than $19 billion for cybersecurity, with $3.1 billion going toward updating the government’s old computer system.“Th ...

Father of 13-Year-Old Murder Victim 'Bet She Fought Like a Wildcat'

Blacksburg Police Department(NEW YORK) — The father of a 13-year-old girl allegedly murdered by a Virginia Tech student said he "bet she fought like a wildcat," according to a new interview.David Lovell, the father of Nicole Lovell, made the comments to Dr. Phil McGraw in an interview set to air Wednesday.“ ...

Child Returns Lost Wallet to Woman Along With Touching Note

Murder Suspect in Custody After Mistaken Release in Los Angeles

DA in Cornell Sex Assault Case Condemns Underage Drinking Culture on Campuses

US Veteran Says He is 'ISIS Solider,' Calls Bin Laden 'Beautiful Man,' Officials Say

Panda Cub Bei Bei Climbs a Tree With the Help of His Mom

Bus Overturns on Snowy Connecticut Highway

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Salem Too Good In 4th, KO Carbondale....Girls Basketball Scores

CARBONDALE - Dearria Watson scored 13 of her game-high 22 points in the fourth quarter as Salem defeated Carbondale in their regular season finale on the road 58-50.  

Wildcats Back In Action, Host Marion Tonight

SALEM - The Salem Wildcats will try to win back-to-back games for the first time this year when they host Marion tonight for a prep basketball contest. 

KC Men & Women Each Win

CENTRALIA - The KC men and women came away with wins last night. 

Central City Punches Ticket To Final Four

INA - The Central City Citians have punched their ticket into the SIJHSAA Class S Final Four following last night's 59-43 win over Woodlawn.

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Senators Acquire Maple Leafs Captain Dion Phaneuf in Nine-Player Trade

The Toronto Maple Leafs has finalized a nine-player trade with provincial rival Ottawa Senators, both teams announced on Tuesday. The focus of the trade is on Maple ...

Report: Josh Donaldson and Jays Agree to 2-Year, $29M Contract

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(TORONTO) – The Toronto Blue Jays and star third baseman Josh Donalds ...

Sources: Sacramento Kings to Fire Head Coach George Karl

With a subpar record more than halfway through the season, the Sacramento Kings feel they need a coaching cha ...

UCLA Gymnast's Floor Routine Goes Viral with Dab, Nae Nae Moves

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — One gymnast is tumbling into Facebook glory with more than 22 million v ...

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Numbers of People Without Health Insurance in the US on the Decline

Things are apparently looking up in the effort to provide health insurance coverage to more Americans.The National Health Interview Survey, which studies civilian p ...

Your Body: Menopause and Depression

Wavebreak Media/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorDepression can come in ma ...

Zika Virus Outbreak: Consumer Reports Shares Best Zika-Fighting Repellents

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — With concern surrounding the Zika virus at an all-time high, Consumer Repo ...

“Girls” Star Lena Dunham Taking Time Off for 'Chronic' Illness

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The acclaimed HBO show Girls is back for a new season this month, ...


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"Girls" Star Lena Dunham Taking Time Off for "Chronic" Illness

The HBO show Girls is back for its fifth season later this month, but its biggest star will not be making press appearances due to a "chronic condition." Lena Dun ...

Sylvester Stallone Says He Considered Boycotting the Oscars

The topic of diversity in Hollywood and within the Academy was addressed by several stars Monday at the Osca ...

"The Bachelor" Recap: Shocking Eliminations in the Bahamas

Monday night's episode of The Bachelor picked up where last week's episode left off: with Ben Higgins having ...

Ryan Reynolds Says He's "Always Related" to Foul-Mouthed, Violent Superhero, Deadpool

Deadpool, opening Friday, is the latest flick about a Marvel superhero to hit the big screen.  But unl ...

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