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Murder investigations, Unemployment rate drops, IL deer disease

This Anna woman faces murder charges (Source: Union Co. SO) This Anna woman faces murder charges (Source: Union Co. SO)
A  man is facing murder charges after investigators say he allegedly ran over a woman. A man is facing murder charges after investigators say he allegedly ran over a woman.
More than 2,000 deer in 76 Illinois counties likely have died from a virus. More than 2,000 deer in 76 Illinois counties likely have died from a virus.

A southern Illinois woman is accused of suffocating her 11-month-old daughter. Carly O'Keefe has an update from the Union County Courthouse.

A Tenn. man is facing murder charges after investigators say he allegedly ran over a woman several times with his vehicle.

President Barack Obama celebrated much-needed good economic news Friday as the unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level since he took office.

Think unemployment benefits are just for those trying to make ends meet? Think again.

Nearly three dozen states have failed to meet conditions of a 2006 federal law that requires them to join a nationwide program to track sex offenders, including five states that have completely given up on the effort 

An old shipping vessel has been found in Cape Girardeau due to the drought. Holly Brantley has the details tonight at 6.

Fire crews battled a fire in a home on County Road 448 in Scott County, Mo. into the early hours of Friday.

More than 2,000 deer in 76 Illinois counties likely have died from a virus that often kills the animals but poses no risk to humans.

When Sam Pawlucy, 16, wore a Romney/Ryan shirt to class recently, she says one of her teachers singled her out.

The Southeast Missouri State University's volleyball team will honor breast cancer survivors during their match against Austin Peay State University on Friday, October 5.

The Cardinals play their first post season game of the year later today.

Bob Reeves says to take along your rain gear if you are heading out tonight. 

Todd Richards previews tonight's Sikeston-Cape Central for Heartland Football Friday. Watch the WebCast tonight at 7.

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