• Woman’s body found off I-70

    by  • October 21, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Authorities say a body found near Interstate 70 in eastern Illinois is being investigated as a homicide. The Mattoon Journal-gazette and (Charleston) Times-Courier reports the body was found Friday afternoon in Casey by employees of the Illinois Department of Transportation. Casey police is say the body was found on a westbound entrance ramp to...

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    Lawmakers head back for veto session

    by  • October 21, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Illinois lawmakers are set to reconvene Tuesday to address pressing issues such as pension reform and same-sex marriage. But a looming deadline for opponents to challenge sitting lawmakers in 2014 is one reason those issues could be pushed off once again. The filing date for anyone considering challenging a legislator in the march primaries...

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    Body found in trunk of burned car

    by  • October 21, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Authorities in the St. Clair County village of Washington Park say they found the remains of a body in a car trunk after firefighters extinguished a fire in the vehicle. The Belleville News-Democrat reports the body was found Saturday night. Washington Park Assistant Police Chief James Mister says the body was so badly burned...

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