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Democrats pick Webb to run for state senate seat

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WSIL -- Democratic leaders in the 59th state senate district picked Goreville Superintendent Steve Webb to be their candidate for the seat. 

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Big plans for closing celebration at For Kids' Sake Art Auction Video included

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WSIL-- The Closing Celebration marks the end of the 18th Annual For Kids’ Sake Art Auction.  

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Carbondale leaders eye new transportation center

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CARBONDALE - Carbondale city leaders are stepping up their efforts to improve transportation in the region.

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Jury in Cosby trial to resume deliberations Thursday

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Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial have finished their first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.

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Woman with MS says Delta employees tied her to wheelchair

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ATLANTA - A woman with multiple sclerosis says Delta Air Lines employees tied her to a wheelchair with another passenger's dirty blanket, leaving her bruised according to WSB-TV. 

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HUD secretary proposes rent increases for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (ABC News) - U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson announced Wednesday a legislative package that proposes raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing assistance

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Former cop, 72, arrested in decades-old "Golden State Killer" case Video included

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A 72-year-old former police officer has been arrested in the decades-old "Golden State Killer" case in California, according to officials in Sacramento. 

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Marion police looking for jewel thief suspects Video included

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MARION - The Marion Police Department needs your help finding the two men in this picture. On April 22, 2018 at approximately 4:00 P.M, police say the two men entered Kay Jeweler and asked to look at diamond earrings and wedding rings. That's when they grabbed the jewelry and ran out of the store. If you have any information, call Marion Police at (618) 993-2124.  

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Trump attorney Cohen plans to plead 5th in Stormy Daniels lawsuit

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (ABC News) -  President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, plans to exercise his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in a civil lawsuit involving adult film actress Stormy Daniels, according to court documents.

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White House fights judge's ruling that DACA protections must continue

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The White House is fighting back against a federal judge's ruling that the Trump administration must again accept new applications for protection from undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and keep the program in place.

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SIU tries clearing up confusion about volunteer adjuncts Video included

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CARBONDALE -- Leaders at SIU announced a plan to hire alumni with advanced degrees on a volunteer basis, but some members of the community say it's confusing at best, and at worst, insulting.

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SIU hosting flea market for scholarship fundraiser

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CARBONDALE -- If you're free on Saturday, you can help fund scholarships for SIU students.

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Google Street car catches eclipse outside St. Louis

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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Missouri - People in southern Illinois know all about the total solar eclipse from last August, and now those people who were not lucky enough to experience it like many people in our area were, can see part of the phenomenon thanks to Google Street View on Google Maps. 

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Marion police searching for theft suspects

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MARION  -- Police are asking for the public's help tracking down a pair of theft suspects. 

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Warrant Wednesday: April 25, 2018

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WSIL -- Multiple sheriff's departments are asking for the public's help finding people with outstanding warrants. 

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SIU to offer a variety of summer camp services for children Video included

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WSIL -- Over the summer SIU will host multiple camps for children of all ages.  

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Veterans Honor Flight returns to Southern Illinois Video included

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MARION - Nearly 70 veterans from World War II, Vietnam, and Korea returned home today after a whirlwind Honor Flight to our nation's capital. 

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Recognition dinner celebrates students across southern Illinois

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CARBONDALE -- Southern Illinois school leaders celebrated students and principals at an annual recognition dinner held at SIUC.

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Farmers warn you to slow down on the roads

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MULKEYTOWN -- Motorists in southern Illinois driving on rural roads may have to slow down for working farm vehicles.

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'Smallville' actress granted bail in alleged sex cult case

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NEW YORK (AP) - Allison Mack, the TV actress who starred in "Smallville," was bailed out of jail on Tuesday and met with a chaotic scene outside a courthouse where she's charged with helping recruit women as sex slaves for the leader of a self-improvement group.

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“Schoolhouse Rock” singer, composer dies at 94

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WSIL-TV - The musician whose songs helped teach children on ABC's Schoolhouse Rock has died. 

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Fourth Illinois death reported from synthetic marijuana

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SPRINGFIELD - Illinois public health officials say a fourth person has died after using synthetic marijuana.

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Amazon introduces in-car delivery

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WSIL-TV - Amazon is now offering in-car deliveries.

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Ice pops recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

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WSIL-TV - If you have ice pops in your freezer, you may want to double check them if you live in Missouri, because they could be contaminated with Listeria. 

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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WSIL-TV - The National Prescription Drug Take Back is happening across the nation this Saturday April 28, 2018 from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. 

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Club 262 in Carterville shuts down after multiple violations Video included

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CARTERVILLE -- A club in Williamson County decides to shut its doors after multiple run-ins with the liquor commissioner.

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Bill looks to help municipalities conduct third-party audits

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SPRINGFIELD -- A bill in Springfield could help towns collect hundreds of thousands of lost tax dollars, but business owners aren't happy with the way it works.

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Jefferson County becomes gun "sanctuary"

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JEFFERSON CO. -- The Jefferson County Board has unanimously passed a resolution declaring the county a “sanctuary” for gun owners Monday evening. 

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Illinois man charged in Waffle House shooting, dad investigated

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. - The Illinois man accused of gunning down people eating at a Waffle House in Tennessee is behind bars tonight. Police say a phone tip lead them to 29-year-old Travis Reinking, in a wooded area behind his home.

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SIU Nurses unionizing for fair pay

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CARBONDALE, Illinois - Southern Illinois has a nursing shortage, but filling those positions isn't easy especially for the Student Health Center at SIU.  

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Skipping breakfast could lead to weight gain

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WSIL-TV - You've heard it your whole life, "breakfast is the most important meal of the day". 

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Canadian officials: investigation of deadly "attack" will be long and complex

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TORONTO, Canada - Ten people are dead and 15 injured after a van mowed down pedestrians in north Toronto Monday afternoon. 

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Rauner promises more jobs in southern Illinois after Europe trip

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HAMBURG, Germany -- Gov. Bruce Rauner works to bring more jobs to southern Illinois while on a ten-day trip to Germany and Poland.

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2nd accident confirmed, Driver injured in wreck on I-57 NB

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WSIL-TV - A Texas trucker is recovering in the hospital after crashing his big rig on Interstate 57 northbound just north of the Ina exit. I

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Man sentenced to 50 years for stealing $1.2 million of fajitas

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas - A former juvenile detention center employee from Texas convicted of stealing more than $1.2 million worth of fajitas will be serving 50 years in prison for the theft. 

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Local employer talks benefits of bringing babies to work

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MARION -- HireLevel in Marion has had a "bring your baby to work" program in place for nearly five years and says it raises morale, as well as employee retention. 

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President George H.W. Bush hospitalized

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HOUSTON - A spokesman for the Bush family has released a statement revealing that former President George H.W. Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital yesterday morning.

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Man dies in one-car accident in Carrier Mills

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CARRIER MILLS - A man from Paducah, Kentucky died a one car accident on US Highway 45 just south of Carrier Mills, Illinois.

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Lt. Governor tours Continental Tire highlighting manufacturing

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MT. VERNON-- More than 14 million tires come out of Continental Tire in Mt. Vernon every year. Producing that many tires takes a lot of people. 3,300 to be exact and most of those jobs belong to folks in southern Illinois. Illinois Lt. Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti toured Continental Tire and said the up-to-date factory helps put graduating students right into the workforce. 

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Sen. Duckworth places blanket hold on all Trump Administration nominees for HUD positions

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THEBES -- U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth placed a blanket hold on Trump Administration nominees for positions at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Pharmacy group works to make prescriptions more affordable Video included

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WILLIAMSON CO. -- Drug prices are soaring and a lobbying group representing Illinois pharmacists is trying to influence lawmakers to pass two bills that would make medication more affordable. 

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Old Feed Store Farmer's Market kicks off

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COBDEN -- The Old Feed Store kicked off its Farmer's Market season.

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Runners compete in River to River Relay Video included

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POPE CO. -- More than a thousand runners hit the pavement Saturday for the regions most poplar relay race. 

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7th Annual Car Show Honors Buncombe Fire Chief

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BUNCOMBE-- Firefighters in Buncombe held a fundraiser to support fire chief; Sue Davis. Fire Chief- Sue Davis of Buncombe died back in February after a battle with cancer.

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Harrisburg man sentenced to 15 years in prison Video included

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SALINE CO. -- It was a sigh of relief for people in Saline County after one man was sentenced to prison.

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Gov. Greitens charged with felony for alleged campaign violation

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with a felony related to his use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign.

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House passes bill to control drug prices

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SPRINGFIELD -- Legislation to keep the price of generic prescription drugs down passes in the House.

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Carbondale residents share why they are fighting against MS

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CARBONDALE-- Hundreds will hit the pavement to bring awareness to Multiple Sclerosis; more than 2.3 million people are affected by MS worldwide. 

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SIU split bill advances out of committee

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SPRINGFIELD -- The Illinois House Higher Education Committee passed a measure that would split SIU's campuses.

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Southwest sends apology letter, $5,000, $1,000 travel voucher to passengers on Flight 1380

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PHILADELPHIA -- Passengers who were on board Southwest Flight 1380 are receiving letters of apology from the airline along with a $5,000 check and $1,000 travel voucher, ABC News confirms.

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Multiple court cases land Harrisburg man behind bars

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SALINE CO. -- A Harrisburg man is headed to prison after pleading guilty to aggravated robbery and unlawful use of a weapon charges. 

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Sparta man hits $1.5 million jackpot in Steeleville’s Queen of Hearts raffle

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STEELEVILLE -- A Sparta man hit the jackpot at the Steeleville American Legion Thursday night.

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Camping World coming to Marion

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WSIL-TV - Camping World Holdings, Inc., the nation's largest network of RV-centric retail locations, today announced expansion plans for the development of three new SuperCenters including one in Marion, IL.

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National Parks Week means free admission to all parks Saturday

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WSIL-TV - It's National Park Week, which means on Saturday, April 21st, admission fees will be waived for all national parks.

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Syracuse fraternity suspended over 'extremely racist' and 'homophobic' video

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SYRACUSE, New York - Syracuse University suspended one of its professional fraternity chapters after video surfaced showing members of Theta Tau acting in an "extremely racist" and "homophobic" manner, the university's chancellor said. 

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National School Walkout Day planned for Friday April 20

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WSIL-TV  - High school students across the country are planning to walk out of classes tomorrow morning as part of the National School Walkout. 

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Herrin TIF credited for bringing new businesses, jobs

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HERRIN - A new business opening up shop in Herrin is just the first of many to come according to Herrin Mayor Steve Frattini, "We believe we have a lot to offer. 

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SIU grad assistants, civil service workers demand raises

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CARBONDALE -- After years of stagnant pay, SIU graduate students say enough is enough.

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Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani joining Trump legal team along with others

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President Donald Trump has expanded his legal team and hired an old friend, former New York city Mayor Rudy Giuliani, ABC News has confirmed — a move which comes on the heels of shake-ups on the president's legal team.

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SIU symposium focuses on 2nd Amendment

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CARBONDALE -- What is the future of the second amendment?

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Du Quoin State Fair Announces Acts

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SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Du Quoin State Fair is still nearly four months away, but people are already getting excited. 

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Missouri Governor could face criminal indictment Video included

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A judge denied Missouri Governor Eric Greitens request to have his criminal indictment tossed out. 

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Trade in your old car seat for a discount on a new one at Target

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WSIL-TV - Do you have an old car seat that your child has outgrown? Now you can trade it in at Target, and save on a new one at the same time. 

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Fatal crash investigation underway in Jackson Co.

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JACKSON CO. -- Sheriff's deputies on scene confirm one person is dead after a crash on Route 51. 

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'Cabaret' returns to southern Illinois Video included

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MARION -- For the first time in 15 years, local performers will take to the stage for 'Cabaret'.  

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Cape Comic Con returns this weekend Video included

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CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The actor who played the Incredible Hulk, Lou Ferrigno, will be a part of the 13th annual Cape Comic Con event.  

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Corrections opens Murphysboro Re-Entry Center

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MURPHYSBORO -- The Murphysboro Re-Entry Center is officially open and officials hope it will help offenders learn life skills to help them after they get released.

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Charges for Prince's death could be announced Thursday

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CARVER COUNTY, Minn. - Prosecutors in the Minnesota county where Prince died just announced that they're ready to make an announcement in their two-year investigation into the musician's death from an accidental fentanyl overdose.

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IL House approves bill allowing medical marijuana for students

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SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Illinois House voted Wednesday to approve a bill that allows infused medical marijuana to be administered to students by parents in elementary and secondary schools.

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Lawmaker tries to stop porn epidemic Video included

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SPRINGFIELD -- An epidemic growing across the country prompts one Illinois lawmaker to work to put a stop to it.

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Marion High School recognizes students joining U.S. Military Video included

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MARION-- Eight students at Marion High School took a step in what many might call  the right direction; signing up to join the US Military The STC Beau Detrick said, "I just want to educate people on the commitment that these young men in this case- have made a commitment to serve their country serve their community and stand up for the call of their nation."  

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School officials examine new security technology Video included

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MARION -- With school security in the spotlight, local officials are looking at new technology to keep their campuses safe.

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SCOTUS decision on sales tax could affect local businesses Video included

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CARBONDALE -- The United States Supreme Court will decide this week, whether to allow states to tax all online sales. Local communities say online sales are to blame for a significant drop in sales tax revenue, and now fear it could make business even harder for small sellers.

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House fire in Herrin Video included

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HERRIN - Firefighters are on the scene of a structure fire on W. Madison St. in Herrin. We are on the scene of this breaking news story and will be updating this as more information is available.

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Bump stock company shutting down

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The company that invented and manufactures bump stocks is shutting down. Slide Fire solutions announcing this week it will stop selling the firearm devices.

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Tips on keeping pets safe on Pet ID Week Video included

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MT. VERNON -- April 15 through 21 is Pet ID Week. There are plenty of ways to keep your pets protected from getting lost.   

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Warrant Wednesday: April 18, 2018

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WSIL -- Multiple sheriff's departments are asking for the public's help finding people with outstanding warrants. 

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Jefferson County could join movement to create sanctuaries for gun owners

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WSIL -- Effingham County declares itself a sanctuary for gun owners. Now, counties in Southern Illinois could make the same declaration, including Jefferson County.

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NTSB investigates deadly emergency landing, victim identified Video included

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PHILADELPHIA - A Southwest Airlines jet apparently blew an engine at about 30,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window and damaged the fuselage Tuesday, killing a passenger and injuring seven others.

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Barbara Bush dead at 92 Video included

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HOUSTON - A family spokesperson for the Bush family says former first lady Barbara Bush has passed away at the age of 92. 

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Happy hours could shorten your life according to study Video included

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WSIL-TV -  An international team of researchers says they found having just one alcoholic drink a day might be enough to shorten your life expectancy.

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Thieves targeting hospital parking garage Video included

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CARBONDALE -- Thieves appear to be targeting vehicles parked at a local hospital. 

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SIU grad student shows how Illinois can help solve water crisis Video included

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CARBONDALE -- The lack of clean water poses a problem for many, but a new report from SIU says Illinois is in a prime position to help.

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SIU professor creates Cub Scout badge Video included

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CARBONDALE -- SIU math professor Wesley Calvert wasn't a Cub Scout growing up, but his kids are.

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SIU students, staff plant trees for Arbor Day Video included

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CARBONDALE -- The SIU campus will be a little greener thanks to some students and staff.

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Harvard-Bound on a full-ride scholarship Video included

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WEST FRANKFORT--  For many students at Frankfort Community High School, April is a stressful time of the year because that's when students are waiting for their college acceptance letters.

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Athletic trainer reportedly involved in inappropriate relations with Massac County student

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MASSAC CO. - An athletic trainer who was on assignment at the Massac County High School is no longer working at the school after allegations that the woman was involved in inappropriate relations with the high school. 

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Tax day- if you haven't filed your taxes; you might want to think about filing an extension.

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MARION-- The Internal Revenue Service reports having already received more than 105 million tax returns. If you're not one of those millions-- than 

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Starbucks to close 8,000 locations for racial-bias training

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PHILADELPHIA -- Starbucks says it plans on closing more than 8,000 stores across the U.S. on the afternoon of May 29 to conduct racial-bias education for employees. This comes after video surfaced showing several police talking quietly with two black men seated at a table. After a few minutes, officers handcuff the men and lead them outside as other customers say they weren't doing anything wrong; Philadelphia-area media reported the two had been waiting for a friend. Thi...

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Dunn, BOT weigh in on SIU System future

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WSIL -- There's been a lot of debate in recent weeks about new efforts to split the SIU-C and SIU-E campuses. 

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Steel Guitar Show comes back to Mt. Vernon Video included

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MT. VERNON -- The sweet sound of the steel guitar will once again fill Mt. Vernon this week.  

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Nominations open for Illinoisan of the Day state fair honor

SPRINGFIELD -- The nomination period is open for the Illinoisan of the Day honor at this year's Illinois State Fair.

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Community searching for solutions at Shawnee Community College

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ULLIN -- The controversy continues at Shawnee Community College between school leaders and some of the faculty members.

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This year, tax deadline is April 17th Video included

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WASHINGTON - The deadline to file your taxes or file for a six-month extension is almost here. Instead of the usual April 15th, it's Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. 

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SIC training powersports technicians for the latest technology Video included

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HARRISBURG -- The technology in today's powersports equipment has taken great leaps in recent years creating the need for technicians to stay at the top of their game. 

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Farmers concerned over wet and cold weather Video included

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FRANKLIN CO. -- Farmers across the state are hoping for a change in the weather. The recent cold and rain is keeping them from getting in their fields. 

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Domino's Pizza to deliver to outdoor "Hot Spots" Video included

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NEW YORK -- Domino's, which has been bringing pizzas to doorsteps for more than half a century, will now deliver to the great outdoors.

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Harry Anderson of Night Court dead at 65

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ASHEVILLE, N.C - Harry Anderson, the actor best known for playing an off-the-wall judge working the night shift of a Manhattan court room in the television comedy series "Night Court," has died at the age of 65.

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Caffeine good for heart health? Study says yes. Video included

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WSIL-TV - Caffeine affects your nervous system, but could it be *good* for your heart?

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Drop It and Drive program aims to cut down distracted driving Video included

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JACKSON COUNTY - A new program in Illinois is hoping to provide law enforcement officers with the resources to catch distracted drivers, specifically those driving while on the phone. 

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The Equal Rights Amendment: Why has it taken this long to ratify? Video included

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SPRINGFIELD -- The Illinois Senate finally signs off on the Equal Rights Amendment, a vote nearly three dozen other states took in the 1970s.

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Walker's Bluff winery hinges on a crucial vote this week by an Illinois House Committe

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CARTERVILLE--  Walker's Bluff is hoping to bring some big changes to the winery -- and to southern Illinois. The owners want to build a casino as part of their proposed resort-expansion. But to do so Emily Burke of Walkers Bluff says, they need a green light on the gaming license from the Illinois House Executive Committee.  Burke said, "This is in addition to two hotels indoor or outdoor water park— a concert venue which is substantial. We've already s...

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Groups hold "Welcoming the Stranger" discussion with local Immigrants

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CARBONDALE -- Different faith leaders met with a group in Carbondale for a discussion called "Welcoming the Stranger."

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Longbranch Café and Bakery celebrates 20th anniversary

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CARBONDALE -- Folks gathered to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Longbranch Café and Bakery. 

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Thousands turn out for exotic pet expo in Mt. Vernon Video included

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MT. VERNON -- Parrots, snakes, iguanas and other exotic animals were for sale to good homes this weekend in Mt. Vernon at an exotic pets expo. 

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Lawmakers react to potential override of Gun Licensing Bill Video included

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WSIL -- Almost a month after Governor Bruce Rauner vetoed the Gun Dealer Licensing Act, the bill sponsor said he plans to file an override. News Three talked with three local Representatives that say, if the override comes up in the House, they won't support it. 

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DeSoto residents building community garden Video included

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DeSoto -- Groups in DeSoto are working to bring a community garden to life.  

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Veteran firefighters train next generation

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JACKSON COUNTY -- Nearly 20 new firefighters from local departments learned the fundamentals of safety on the job. 

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Plane crash survivors show gratitude to Jackson County first responders

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JACKSON COUNTY -- Bob Stracke and Wes Kasbaum crashed their plane south of Murphyboro last August. Eight months later, they're thanking those involved in their rescue. 

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FFA students help clean up tornado debris Video included

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SALINE CO. -- FFA students from Benton and Sesser-Valier high schools got out to help the community Friday. Students worked to clean up debris from the recent tornadoes. 

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Local doctor and double lung transplant recipient shares his story

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HERRIN -- A Southern Illinois lung transplant survivor and doctor shares his story.

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Man arrested for Perry County beating, bonds out

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PERRY CO. -- A fight on a back road has the Perry County community of Swanwick afraid to speak. It's been nearly a week since a Nashville man was assaulted on the Swanwick-Rice Road. Door after door, News 3 tried to speak to people in the town about the man accused in the case:  Allen Joseph Fisher, 51, known as AJ Fisher to those in town. 

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Murphysboro sues Union Pacific over land dispute

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MURPHYSBORO -- After months of fighting between Murphysboro and Union Pacific Railroad over some land on North 23rd Street, the city has filed a lawsuit against the company.

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Lawmaker proposes splitting up the SIU system

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SPRINGFIELD -- After Thursday's vote against a plan to shift more money from SIUC to SIUE, a state lawmaker with ties to Edwardsville wants to split the two campuses.

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Holocaust Remembrance Day

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CARBONDALE-- A recent survey reveals the Holocaust could be fading from American's memory, especially in millennials. That's why it's important to observe Holocaust Remembrance Day. 

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Perry Co. man arrested for causing disfigurement

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SWANWICK -- Perry County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man for aggravated battery causing disfigurement and disabling injuries. 

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Inside look at Illinois Executive Mansion Renovations

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SPRINGFIELD -- The Illinois Executive Mansion has been closed the past year for renovations, but soon this sign will come down and it will reopen to the public.

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Mt. Vernon's 7th annual 'Job Search Party'

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MT. VERNON -- Southern Illinoisan job seekers gathered for the 7th annual Job Search Party in Mt. Vernon.

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SIU board rejects $5.1 million funding shift

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CARBONDALE -- A plan to shift some state funding from SIU Carbondale to SIU Edwardsville has been scrapped, at least for now.

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Carbondale Splash Park holds 24-hour Aquathon fundraiser

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CARBONDALE -- The Carbondale Splash Park will be open all night as part of a 24-hour fundraiser.  

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