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Lane closures on Interstate 24

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JOHNSON CO. (WSIL) -- Beginning Monday, May 20, crews will be patching pavement along 22 miles of I-24 in each direction from mile post 1 to mile post 23.

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Central and Southern Plains bracing for tornadoes, flooding and hail

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(CNN) – A “potent spring storm system” is expected to bring more thunderstorms to the region Monday, the National Weather Service said.

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Ford will cut 7,000 white-collar jobs

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(CNN) – Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs, or about 10% of its salaried staff worldwide, as part of a cost-cutting effort it says will save the company about $600 million a year.

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Navy vessel relocating in Indiana for D-Day 75th anniversary

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A restored World War II naval vessel will move to a more prominent location along the Ohio River in Evansville in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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US 60/62 Mississippi River bridge to close for repairs

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CAIRO (WSIL) -- The US 60/62 bridge over the Mississippi River at Cairo will be closed from 7 a.m. Monday, June 3 through 5 p.m. Thursday, June 13.

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BBB: 8 tips for hiring a contractor

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (WSIL) -- If spring fever has you dreaming of ways to spruce up your home this year, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) can help you find a trustworthy contractor.

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Monday shaping up to be gorgeous, but storm chances return Tuesday Video included

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- In the wake of a cold front Sunday evening, a pleasant Monday is on tap with sunshine, lower humidity, and slightly cooler temperatures.  

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Illinois lawmaker pushes drug companies to list prices Video included

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HERRIN (WSIL) -- A group of lawmakers in Washington are making a push to force drug makers to list prices in their advertisements.

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Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

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President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports for now. More>>

Suspicious fires under investigation

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MT. VERNON (WSIL) -- Recent house fires have prompted officials to call in investigators.  

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Paddle Fest draws hundreds to Lake of Egypt Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- Hundreds of people were on Lake of Egypt Saturday as part of an event to help raise money for the men and women who have served our country.

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Royalton businesses throw block party to attract visitors Video included

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ROYALTON (WSIL) -- A few businesses in Royalton put together a block party Saturday.

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Chicago public health department confirms measles case

Chicago health officials say they've confirmed a measles case and are working to contact those who may have been exposed to the infection. More>>

Two dead in motorcycle versus truck crash

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RANDOLPH COUNTY (WSIL) -- At least two people are dead after a pickup truck crashes into a motorcycle in Randolph County.

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Missouri's GOP-led Legislature passes 8-week abortion ban

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Missouri's Republican-led Legislature is expected to pass a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy. More>>

Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby

(Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge... (Chicago Police Department via AP). This booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department, Thursday, May 16, 2019, shows Clarisa Figueroa, who is charged in the death of 19-year-old expectant mother Marlen Ochoa-Lopez. First-degree murder charge...
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A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers. More>>

State not alerted for weeks that woman may not be baby's mom

Illinois' child welfare agency says more than two weeks passed before it was alerted that a woman taken to a Chicago-area hospital with a gravely ill newborn may not be his mother, even though she arrived bloodied and... More>>

Flooding disrupts farm shipments on the Mississippi River

Historic flooding has left parts of the Mississippi River closed for business. More>>

Murphysboro farmer's market to feature locally-sourced products Video included

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MURPHYSBORO (WSIL) -- Organizers say they have reinvented the market to include better parking, a more convenient schedule and an emphasis on locally produced agricultural products. 

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Murphysboro adds splash pad to Longfellow Park Video included

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MURPHYSBORO (WSIL) -- Folks in Murphysboro will have a new place to beat the heat this summer. A new splash pad will soon open in Longfellow Park.

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Pritzker compiles $41.5B infrastructure plan, tax increases

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. J.B. Pritzker has compiled a $41.5 billion state capital-construction plan to rebuild and maintain roads, schools and affordable housing, make environmental improvements and more.

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Franklin County man arrested for sexual assault of a child

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BENTON (WSIL) -- A Franklin County man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a child.

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Illinois Housing Development Authority announces $8.1 million in grants

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(WSIL) -- The Illinois Housing Development Authority is awarding more than $8 million in grants to municipalities and counties across Illinois to help manage abandoned properties.

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Carbondale crews handle grease fire

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- No one was injured in a fire Friday on the west side of Carbondale. 

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Accused school shooter won't be tried in Marshall County

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MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (WSIL) -- Gabriel Parker is accused of killing two students. His trial is now being moved to Christian County in June 2020.

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Paducah man charged with abuse, accused of breaking infant's leg

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PADUCAH (WSIL) -- Deputies are on the hunt for a man accused of child abuse. On Christmas Eve the 3-month-old ended up with a broken leg.

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Body found in trash chute in Carbondale apartment building

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- Police are investigating the death of a person inside an apartment complex.

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Sheriff searching for missing man in Paducah area

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MCCRACKEN CO., Ky. (WSIL) -- Brandon Alexander Powell needs medication and sheriff's deputies need your help finding him.

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Village of Dahlgren to receive $117,000 for water line repairs

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DAHLGREN (WSIL) -- The Village of Dahlgren is receiving federal funds to help with emergency water line repairs.

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1 killed, 3 injured in I-24 crash

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LYON CO., Ky. (WSIL) -- A crash on Interstate 24 has claimed the life of a Vergennes man and injured three others.

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Students learn new skills by building playground in Johnston City Video included

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JOHNSTON CITY (WSIL) -- A program that teaches minority and disadvantaged workers construction skills is helping bring a new playground to one Williamson County community.

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Walmart warns that higher tariffs will mean higher prices

(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo a Walmart associate works at a Walmart Neighborhood Market in Levittown, N.Y. Walmart Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, May 16.
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Walmart tops profit expectations, though revenue feels currency drag. More>>

Business blames semis for damaging building Video included

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CHRISTOPHER (WSIL) -- A business in Christopher believes tractor-trailers rolling through the town are to blame for damage to his building. 

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Inmates earn college degrees, get performance by Chance the Rapper

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CREST HILL (WSIL) -- Seven incarcerated men at the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) are college graduates after completing Northeastern University's University Without Walls program at Stateville Correctional Center. 

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Balloon launch in memory of late classmate Video included

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CREAL SPRINGS (WSIL) -- Students and parents launched dozens of balloons over Lake of Egypt to remember a young girl who died last year.

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Petco holding food trade-in event May 18, 19

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(WSIL) -- Petco is helping pet owners feed their cats and dogs healthier food by offering a food trade-in event this weekend. 

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St. Jude Corvette Run passes through southern Illinois Video included

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BENTON (WSIL) -- The Peoria Corvette community passed through Benton today, in an effort to help another very special community.   

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Woman arrested for attempted kidnapping caught on camera

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LOS ANGELES (ABC) -- A woman has been arrested in connection with an attempted kidnapping of a young child which was apparently captured on surveillance video at a fast-food restaurant in Los Angeles, authorities said Thursday.

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Future of Shawnee after-school program uncertain Video included

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WOLF LAKE (WSIL) --  Parents of children who attend Shawnee elementary school, might need to find a new place for their kids to go after school. At this point, school administrators are unsure if its after-school program will receive funding again. 

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Televangelist Pat Robertson critical of Alabama anti-abortion law Video included

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(WSIL) Conservative televangelist Pat Robertson is critical of Alabama's new anti-abortion law. Robertson says Alabama has "gone too far" by passing a bill that would make performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases.

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Three people charged in murder of pregnant mother in Chicago

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CHICAGO (ABC) -- Three people, including a mother and daughter, have been charged in the death of a 19-year-old pregnant mother on Chicago's Southwest Side.

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27-person committee to lead SIU's search for new president Video included

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- Leaders at SIU form a 27-person committee to lead the search for a new president.

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SIU Board approves renaming Arena

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- The SIU Board of Trustees has approved a plan to sell naming rights to the SIU Arena.

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Man convicted of murder in Murphysboro heads to prison

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JACKSON CO. (WSIL) -- A man convicted of a 2016 murder in Murphysboro will spend 37 years in prison.

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Fire officials determine PG&E equipment sparked deadly fire

(AP Photo/Noah Berger,File). FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2018 file photo a home burns as the Camp Fire rages through Paradise, Calif. California fire authorities say that Pacific Gas and Electric equipment was responsible for the deadliest and most destruct... (AP Photo/Noah Berger,File). FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2018 file photo a home burns as the Camp Fire rages through Paradise, Calif. California fire authorities say that Pacific Gas and Electric equipment was responsible for the deadliest and most destruct...
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California lawmakers are expressing skepticism that Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. has made the dramatic changes necessary to prevent another deadly blaze. More>>

Warmer with more wind

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WSIL - Summer-like heat has moved in and will stick around into the weekend.  ...

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Fred's closing more stores including Eldorado location

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WSIL -- Eldorado's Fred's store is set to close along with more than 100 other locations.

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Ohio River at Cairo sets "longest in flood stage" record

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CAIRO (WSIL) -- The Ohio River at Cairo broke a record Thursday morning. It marked 98 consecutive days the river has been above flood stage. 

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Boil water orders issued

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(WSIL) -- The boil water order for Rend Lake Intercity Water customers has been lifted. 

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Marion VA marks Women's Health Week Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- The Marion VA Medical Center is reaching out to female veterans.

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Five escape house fire near West Frankfort

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FRANKLIN COUNTY (WSIL) -- At least five people were able to escape from a burning home early Thursday morning. Firefighters from Benton, West Frankfort and Zeigler were called to a home in Denning Township just before 5 a.m.

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New bill hopes to stop illegal robocalls Video included

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(WSIL) -- Lawmakers hope to keep scammers from targeting you by reducing robocalls. 

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Marion Police looking for person of interest in shooting

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MARION (WSIL) -- The Marion Police Department is looking for a 22-year-old man identified as a person of interest in connection with a shooting that took place on May 14 just after 11 p.m.

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Flood relief could be on the way Video included

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(WSIL) -- River flooding has been a major concern this year, with towns along the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers seeing water levels crest as high as 10 to 15 feet above flood stage.

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Illinois State Rep. pushes gun reforms in response to Aurora shooting

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SPRINGFIELD (WSIL) -- State Rep. Kathleen Willis, D-Northlake, is pushing new reforms to close loopholes a gunman in Aurora recently exploited to obtain a firearm and kill five people.

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Perry County sheriff plans to lay off four deputies Video included

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PERRY COUNTY (WSIL) -- Four full-time patrol deputies in will need to find new work, by the end of the month.

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Brookport Bridge in Paducah will be closed for a month

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PADUCAH, Ky. (WSIL) -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has announced on its Facebook page that the U.S. 45 Ohio River Brookport Bridge is expected to remain closed for at least 30 days.

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Abundance of rain could be problematic for vineyards Video included

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WSIL -- This year's rain has not only kept farmers out of their fields but is also impacting local vineyards.

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Pritzker introduces reform plans for DCFS Video included

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(WSIL) -- Gov. J.B. Pritzker rolls out new recommendations to overhaul the Department of Children and Family Services.

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New PSA pushes importance of Scott's Law Video included

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(WSIL) -- Illinois State Police released a new Public Service Announcement (PSA) today.

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Man charged with assault four days after animal abuse conviction Video included

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MURPHYSBORO (WSIL) -- Just four days after a judge convicted him of an animal cruelty charge for stabbing a dog to death, a Murphysboro man was arrested after making threats to people involved in the case.

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New detox facility to open in Carbondale Video included

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- A new detox center is set to open soon in Carbondale, and it will be available to people battling addiction problems.

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Group seeks input to attract visitors to Pyramid State Park Video included

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PERRY COUNTY (WSIL) -- Friends of Pyramid State Park, wants to hear from you.

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Farmer amputates his own leg with pocket knife Video included

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OMAHA, Neb. (WSIL) -- A farmer faced with a life-or-death choice chose to live by cutting off his own leg.

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Summer lunch programs difficult to offer in rural areas Video included

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JOHNSON COUNTY (WSIL) -- Thirty-three counties in Illinois are without summer meal programs. Seven of them - Hamilton, Hardin, Johnson, Pope, Washington, Wayne and White - are here in southern Illinois. 

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Marion VA hosts "VA2K Walk and Roll"

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MARION (WSIL) -- Between 12 and 2 p.m. Thursday, folks are invited to the Marion VA Medical Center for the 9th annual "VA2K Walk & Roll."

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Correction: United States-Iran-Mideast story

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, before boarding Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., to travel to Louisiana. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, before boarding Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., to travel to Louisiana.
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U.S. claims that Iran poses a growing threat are meeting international skepticism as well as worries of a slide toward war. More>>

Pinckneyville man arrested for burglary, damaging patrol vehicle

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PINCKNEYVILLE -- A Pinckneyville man is facing charges for stealing items and damaging a police car.

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Warmer days ahead

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) - Ready or not, here comes some hot weather. 

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3 charged after man jumps from semi in Pinckneyville

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PERRY CO. (WSIL) -- An incident inside a semi led to three men facing charges and one of them jumping from the big rig.

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Study: Illinois sometimes brushes aside abuse allegations

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CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois' child welfare agency is so intent on keeping children with their parents even when they have strong evidence of abuse that it has sometimes left those children in grave danger, a study released Wednesday found.

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Hundreds welcome home honor flight veterans Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- A group of veterans from our area returned home Tuesday night from a day in Washington D.C.

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John A. Logan College commencement will be May 16 and 17

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- John A. Logan College will conduct its 50th commencement on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17 at 7:00 p.m. in the Donald L. Brewer Gymnasium and Convocation Center

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First Circuit Juvenile Justice Council Symposium Video included

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- Nearly 100 youth advocates attended a first of its kind event in Southern Illinois. The First Circuit Juvenile Justice Council Symposium was held May 14 at Southern Illinois University.  

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Midwestern is among sexiest U.S. accents: survey

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WSIL -- A new list of the sexiest accents in the United States has Chicago in the top 5 and St. Louis in the top 10 and Midwestern is number 16. 

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Farmers continue to battle the rain and wet fields Video included

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WSIL -- Farmers locally and nationwide are becoming more and more pressed for time when it comes to planting corn and soy beans. 

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5th Veterans Honor Flight of Southern Illinois makes trip from Marion to Washington, D.C. Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- The fifth Honor Flight left Veterans Airport in Marion early Tuesday morning.  Eighty-five veterans and their guardians are making the day-long trip to Washington, D.C.

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A bus driver's decision to drive through water upsets a parent

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CAMPBELL HILL (WSIL) -- The parent of an elementary student from Trico Community Unit School District says she's not happy.

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Marion Police investigate YouTube videos posted by officer Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- City leaders are reviewing their social media policy after a long-time police officer posted controversial videos to YouTube.  

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Homicide fugitive arrested in Kentucky after multi-county chase

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MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (WSIL) -- Kentucky State Police arrested a homicide suspect from Tennessee, after a multi-county chase. 

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Gov. Pritzker unveils bill to strengthen "Scott's Law"

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) --   The proposed legislation to strengthen Scott's Law is a reaction to the deaths of two Illinois State Police troopers this year as they performed their duties.

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Pritzker declares May 14 'Fallen Firefighters Day'

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SPRINGFIELD (WSIL) -- The State of Illinois will observe May 14 as Fallen Firefighters Day.

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Police issue Endangered Missing Person Advisory for Swansea man

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SWANSEA (WSIL) -- Swansea Police say Michael Ready has been found in Canton, Illinois and is being taken to the hospital.

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Man convicted after stabbing dogs now faces new charges

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JACKSON CO. (WSIL) -- Just a few days after being sentenced to probation for animal cruelty a Jackson County man is arrested on new weapons and disorderly conduct charges.

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Williamson County Sheriff's Office investigating stolen credit cards

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WILLIAMSON CO. (WSIL) -- The Williamson County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying three men seen using stolen credit cards.

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Warm up will bring chances for rain

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) - Cold air is being shoved out of the region, and the process will bring rain for many of us. 

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FCC authorizes $22 million for broadband in rural Missouri

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - The federal government has approved spending $22.4 million during the next decade to expand broadband access in rural Missouri.

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Saline County man sentenced to life in prison

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HARRISBURG (WSIL) --  A judge sentenced Rodney Black to life in prison Tuesday. 

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New global guidelines to reduce risk of dementia released

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(CNN) – There's no effective treatment for dementia, which affects 50 million people worldwide, but the World Health Organization says there's much that can be done to delay or slow the onset and progression of the disease.

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Brothers take Honor Flight trip together Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- Early Tuesday morning, 85 veterans took off on Veteran Airport's fifth Honor Flight. On that plane are three brothers making the memorable trip together.

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Monarch butterflies arriving for the summer

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- Monarch butterfly sightings have begun in the Midwest, and with warmer weather in the forecast later this week, more are sure to be showing up.

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BBB says do research before donating this Memorial Day Video included

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (WSIL) -- Helping America's veterans is a noble goal, but donors want to know that a charity will spend its money wisely.  

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Perry County chairman, Jim Epplin, resigns Video included

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PERRY COUNTY (WSIL) -- County board Chairman James "Jim" Epplin announced his resignation during a special budget meeting Thursday after more than a decade of service to residents.  

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Perry County proposes new amended budget, $1.1M in cuts Video included

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PERRY COUNTY (WSIL) -- County leaders met for a special budget meeting May 13, replacing a previous proposed amended budget with a new one by third-party firm Bellwether Advantage. 

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4 year old calls 911 while trapped in hot car with 6 other kids: police

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WSIL (ABC) -- A Maryland toddler called 911 after being trapped inside a hot car with six other children in a shopping mall parking lot, officials said. 

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Mother of former first lady Laura Bush dies at 99

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MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Jenna Welch, the mother of former first lady Laura Bush, has died in Texas. She was 99.

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How to get student loans forgiven

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WSIL -- Many students have already graduated from SIU, and now are worrying about student loan debt.

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Students concerned over debt Video included

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WILLIAMSON COUNTY (WSIL) -- A recent report from Forbes, shows student loan debt in America has topped $1.5 trillion and millennials hold a large percentage of that debt burden.

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Lake of Egypt Paddle Fest May 18 Video included

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MARION (WSIL) -- Lake of Egypt Paddle Fest is set to take place Saturday May 18 at noon, and there are already more than 100 people registered to participate from as far away as Florida.

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Why it's important to answer the census questionnaire

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WSIL (ABC) -- Every 10 years the government sends out a census questionnaire, hoping to count exactly how many people there are in the country.  

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Christopher school district receives ballistic shields Video included

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CHRISTOPHER (WSIL) -- The Christopher School District received two ballistic shields from Aegis Tactical Defense, a local non-profit company in effort to advance school safety. 

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710 Bookstore to close May 25

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CARBONDALE (WSIL) -- A mainstay for SIU and Carbondale will close in less than two weeks.

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Marion H.S. graduate to compete on "The Bachelorette"

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WSIL -- ABC's "The Bachelorette" premieres tonight with 30 guys vying for the heart of Hannah Brown, and one of them is from our area.

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Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - A jury ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. to pay a combined $2.05 billion to a couple who claimed the company's popular weed killer Roundup Ready caused their cancers.

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Governor waives penalties, interest for taxpayers affected by flooding

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SPRINGFIELD (WSIL) -- If you were affected by flooding or severe weather, and couldn't file your taxes on time, there is relief.  

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Shawnee National Forest to host fishing derbies

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HARRISBURG (WSIL) -- Shawnee National Forest is hosting its annual fishing derbies. The free events are Saturday, May 18 in Grand Tower and Grantsburg. 

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Mt. Vernon Police investigating bank robbery Video included

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MT. VERNON (WSIL) -- Police are investigating a bank robbery at Peoples National Bank in Mt. Vernon. 

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One more cool night could bring some fog

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CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- Our run of very cool days is about to end, but there is one more cool night in the forecast. 

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Meghan, Harry release baby feet photo for US Mother's Day

(@SussexRoyal via AP). In this undated photo made available on Sunday, May 12, 2019 by @SussexRoyal, Meghan the Duchess of Sussex holds the feet of her baby, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, have rele... (@SussexRoyal via AP). In this undated photo made available on Sunday, May 12, 2019 by @SussexRoyal, Meghan the Duchess of Sussex holds the feet of her baby, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, have rele...
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Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, have released a photo of their newborn baby's feet to mark Meghan's first Mother's Day as a mom. More>>

Illinois State University freezes tuition, room and board

Illinois State University is freezing tuition and room and board rates for the next academic year. More>>

Midwest downpours prompt more evacuations, flash flood fears

(David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Barbara Moore, left, and her granddaughter Amaya Ward, 7, fill sandbags with other volunteers at the Cherokee Lakes Campground in O'Fallon, Mo., Tuesday, May 7, 2019. The levee at the campground began leak... (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Barbara Moore, left, and her granddaughter Amaya Ward, 7, fill sandbags with other volunteers at the Cherokee Lakes Campground in O'Fallon, Mo., Tuesday, May 7, 2019. The levee at the campground began leak...
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Rain swamping the nation's midsection is forcing people from their homes in Kansas and straining levees along the surging Mississippi River in Illinois, Missouri and elsewhere, prompting yet more flash flood concerns. More>>

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  • Trade war, heavy rains weigh on Deere & Co.

    Trade war, heavy rains weigh on Deere & Co.

    Sunday, May 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-05-19 17:01:27 GMT
    (Zach Boyden-Holmes/Telegraph Herald via AP, File). FILE - In this April 9, 2019, wheels are attach as workers assemble a tractor at John Deere's Waterloo, Iowa assembly plant. Deere & Co. reports earnings on Friday, May 17.(Zach Boyden-Holmes/Telegraph Herald via AP, File). FILE - In this April 9, 2019, wheels are attach as workers assemble a tractor at John Deere's Waterloo, Iowa assembly plant. Deere & Co. reports earnings on Friday, May 17.
    (Zach Boyden-Holmes/Telegraph Herald via AP, File). FILE - In this April 9, 2019, wheels are attach as workers assemble a tractor at John Deere's Waterloo, Iowa assembly plant. Deere & Co. reports earnings on Friday, May 17.(Zach Boyden-Holmes/Telegraph Herald via AP, File). FILE - In this April 9, 2019, wheels are attach as workers assemble a tractor at John Deere's Waterloo, Iowa assembly plant. Deere & Co. reports earnings on Friday, May 17.
    Deere cuts its expectations for the year as a trade war and heavy rains take their toll.
    Deere cuts its expectations for the year as a trade war and heavy rains take their toll.
  • New garment manufacturer to open this year in St. Louis

    New garment manufacturer to open this year in St. Louis

    A new $5 million garment manufacturing facility is planned in St. Louis' Grand Center neighborhood.
    A new $5 million garment manufacturing facility is planned in St. Louis' Grand Center neighborhood.
  • Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

    Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

    Friday, May 17 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-05-17 20:52:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles. Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, according to her owners. Posting on social media Friday...
    Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7.
    Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sour puss became an internet sensation, has died at age 7.
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  • Virginia town remembers the high price paid on D-Day

    Virginia town remembers the high price paid on D-Day

    Monday, May 20 2019 12:32 PM EDT2019-05-20 16:32:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this May 6, 2019, photo, Marguerite Cottrell, sister of John Reynolds, speaks during an interview at a recently opened tribute center for the Bedford Boys in Bedford, Va. Reynolds, had been killed in the D-Day invasion of No...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this May 6, 2019, photo, Marguerite Cottrell, sister of John Reynolds, speaks during an interview at a recently opened tribute center for the Bedford Boys in Bedford, Va. Reynolds, had been killed in the D-Day invasion of No...
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this May 6, 2019, photo, Marguerite Cottrell, sister of John Reynolds, speaks during an interview at a recently opened tribute center for the Bedford Boys in Bedford, Va. Reynolds, had been killed in the D-Day invasion of No...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this May 6, 2019, photo, Marguerite Cottrell, sister of John Reynolds, speaks during an interview at a recently opened tribute center for the Bedford Boys in Bedford, Va. Reynolds, had been killed in the D-Day invasion of No...
    The 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy has powerful significance for the small town of Bedford, Virginia.
    The 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy has powerful significance for the small town of Bedford, Virginia.
  • Rape trial starting for ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr.

    Rape trial starting for ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr.

    Monday, May 20 2019 12:32 PM EDT2019-05-20 16:32:27 GMT
    (Hayne Palmour/San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2018, file photo, former NFL football player Kellen Winslow Jr., center, leaves his arraignment in Vista, Calif. Winslow, a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hal...(Hayne Palmour/San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2018, file photo, former NFL football player Kellen Winslow Jr., center, leaves his arraignment in Vista, Calif. Winslow, a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hal...
    (Hayne Palmour/San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2018, file photo, former NFL football player Kellen Winslow Jr., center, leaves his arraignment in Vista, Calif. Winslow, a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hal...(Hayne Palmour/San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2018, file photo, former NFL football player Kellen Winslow Jr., center, leaves his arraignment in Vista, Calif. Winslow, a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hal...
    Former NFL No. 1 draft pick Kellen Winslow Jr. is going on trial in California on accusations that he raped two woman last year and also raped an unconscious 17-year-old girl.
    Former NFL No. 1 draft pick Kellen Winslow Jr. is going on trial in California on accusations that he raped two woman last year and also raped an unconscious 17-year-old girl.
  • Speaker stuns 2019 Morehouse grads, to pay off student debt

    Speaker stuns 2019 Morehouse grads, to pay off student debt

    Monday, May 20 2019 12:32 PM EDT2019-05-20 16:32:27 GMT
    A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class at Morehouse College.
    A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class at Morehouse College.

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