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Infant testing delays, MO plane crash, IL jobs website

Murray State is enduring the tragic loss of Jeffrey Richard (Source: MSU) Murray State is enduring the tragic loss of Jeffrey Richard (Source: MSU)
A Cape Girardeau man was injured in a plane crash. A Cape Girardeau man was injured in a plane crash.

The state of Missouri is not only not ready to test babies for the disease that killed a Campbell, Mo. baby before his first birthday, it won't make deadline on any of the new screenings.

This is despite new parents paying for the testing for the past three years. Crystal Britt sat down with the Campbell couple today and got their reaction to the news.

We are learning more about a plane crash involving a 80-year-old Cape Girardeau man.

The Murray State University athletic department has announced the passing of their sophomore defensive end on Thursday.

If you live in Illinois and are looking for a job, this may be the website for you.

Laura Wibbenmeyer says there is a chance of rain on both Saturday and Sunday.

Search crews are looking for a man spotted struggling in the Mississippi River.

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says deer hunting will begin Oct. 1 this year for archers and Nov. 16 for regular firearms.

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is applauding the Obama administration's decision to stop deporting some younger illegal immigrants

A coal-fired power plant in southern Illinois will shed nearly four dozen jobs in the next two months.  Carly O'Keefe will have more on this story tonight at six.

Police say a southeast Missouri man stole a vehicle from Gilster-Mary Lee and later crashed it.

We've shown you what bath salts can do. Tonight at six, the latest in a series of bizarre, stunning crimes tied to the often deadly chemical mix.

A body found in thick brush Friday morning is believed to be that of a special forces soldier-turned-trauma surgeon who was the subject of a nationwide manhunt.

You HAVE to see this! "Overly Attached Girlfriend" is the star of an Internet meme that probably did not go the way Justin Bieber imagined when he challenged his female fans to a video contest. 

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