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IL 10-year-old dies after being shot by 7-year-old, MO father facing murder charges

This man is accused of murder in the death of his 1-month-old boy. This man is accused of murder in the death of his 1-month-old boy.
This musician did not want to stop playing at an IL bar. This musician did not want to stop playing at an IL bar.

Sad news to report today as a 10-year-old boy died Saturday afternoon after being accidentally shot by a 7-year-old in Jefferson County, Illinois.

A Portageville man is facing murder charges involving his one-month-old child.

One of the guns used in Friday's mass shooting at a premiere of The Dark Night Rises jammed, potentially keeping the massacre from claiming more lives. James Eagan Holmes, suspected of opening fire at the movie, will make his first court appearance Monday.

An Illinois man who placed 15 crosses near Columbine High School after the 1999 massacre there has returned to Colorado with 12 crosses for the victims of a theater shooting.

A couple from Marston, Missouri are facing various drug charges after police searched their home this weekend.

Park Hills police are investigating reports that a man has been approaching children in a suspicious manner.

A persistent musician gets in trouble with the law for allegedly refusing to stop playing guitar at an southern Illinois bar.

Traffic is expected to be reduced to one on the Eggner's Ferry Bridge starting on Monday.

The NCAA announced Sunday that it will issue sanctions against Penn State in the wake of a scathing report that found that top university officials buried child sex abuse allegations against a now-convicted retired assistant and led to the tearing down of the famed statue of once-sainted coach Joe Paterno

Laura says expect it to be hot and humid tomorrow to start off your work week!

Two Cardinals sluggers hit back-to-back home runs today in the Redbirds win against the Cubs!

Have a great evening!

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