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Another MO attempted abduction, Deadly Bluff crash, IL underage drinking legislation

The driver of this truck was charged with involuntary manslaughter. The driver of this truck was charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Authorities in Wayne County, MO are investigating an attempted abduction. Authorities in Wayne County, MO are investigating an attempted abduction.
Quinn signs legislation dealing with adults that allow underage drinking. Quinn signs legislation dealing with adults that allow underage drinking.

The Wayne County Sheriff's Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol are investigating reports of an attempted abduction in the Patterson area.

A bicycle rider was killed after he was hit by a truck Tuesday night. The driver faces an involuntary manslaughter charge. Troopers say the driver was intoxicated.

The Farmhand Supply Company in Bernie was broken into early Wednesday morning, according to Bernie Police Chief Justin Allen. He says the suspects broke into the building and spent several hours inside taking miscellaneous items along with money and guns.

The Campbell school district is coming together to help one of their own after the high school principal's family lost their home due to a fire. Crystal Britt will have the latest from Campbell tonight at six.

Several fire departments were called to an early morning fire at a grain elevator in Cairo along the Ohio River Wednesday.

Jaime Travers is in for Bob Reeves and says along with dry weather to expect warm days and cool nights the rest of the week.

Prosecutors filed a notice of intent to seek the death penalty for a man accused of helping murder four senior citizens and burning down their homes.

An employee of the Kentucky State Penitentiary has been charged with third-degree rape.

U.S. health officials says there are three times the usual number of West Nile cases for this time of year.

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed legislation on Wednesday that deals with underage drinking, and adults who allow such activity their homes.

Illinois students' ACT scores have held steady this year.  Missouri students performed the same on this year's ACT college-entrance exam as they did in 2011.

Two men were photographed by surveillance camera as they left a Carbondale business with merchandise they had not purchased.

Todd Tumminia talked to a 9-year-old from Ziegler, Illinois who is credited with saving his father's life!

The chairman of the Missouri Republican Party says Congressman Todd Akin is threatening the party's chances of winning in November by remaining in the U.S. Senate race.

Stamp on Shimmer Glitter Tattoos and the designs should last almost a week, but Does it Work?

The Williamson County Sheriff's Office has identified and found two suspects in connection with a burglary on Whiteash on August 10. And investigators has identified and located two suspects in connection with a large metal theft.

Todd Richards will have high school football previews, along with soccer and softball scores and highlights.

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