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Latest on terror plot, Boy Scout Files, Jackson Airman dies

Sketch of Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis in court Wednesday. Sketch of Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis in court Wednesday.
Confidential files that document decades of sexual abuse kept by the Boy Scouts of America are expected to be released Thursday. Confidential files that document decades of sexual abuse kept by the Boy Scouts of America are expected to be released Thursday.
Major Garrett Knowlan died during a training exercise. Major Garrett Knowlan died during a training exercise.

We're learning more about the man authorities stopped in a plot to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank in New York. According to officials at Southeast Missouri State University, Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis was enrolled at the University for the Spring Semester 2012.

We'll have team coverage live at 5 & 6 from Southeast Missouri State University.

Crystal Britt talked to Southeast President Kenneth Dobbins. She'll have details and have the latest from the university.

Todd Tumminia will tell us what a former neighbor of Nafis said about the man behind the alleged terror plot. Christy Millweard talked to a former classmate last night about Nafis.

Nafis considered targeting President Barack Obama, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.

The confidential "perversion files" kept by the Boy Scouts of America were released Thursday for public inspection by a Portland attorney.

A divided federal appeals court in Manhattan struck down the Defense of Marriage Act Thursday as unconstitutional.

A Jackson High School graduate died during a training exercise with the United States Air Force in Florida.

The Cardinals' playoff run may help the St. Louis pay for a crime-fighting effort.

Meanwhile, Josh Frydman is live at 5 & 6 from Busch Stadium where Adam Wainwright and the Cardinals take on the Giants this evening.

After last night's storms, Bob Reeves says to expect nice weather through the weekend.

Poplar Bluff Police arrested one man and are looking for another after a man was shot in the back Wednesday night.

A Benton, Illinois man was arrested for threatening a group of people with a handgun.

Shocking: A Florida couple is accused of having sex on a restaurant table in full view of parents and their children.

Lane Goodwin, the 13-year-old McLean County teenager who brought a voice to Childhood Cancer Awareness has passed away.

Do you have kids in or going to college? The Census Bureau has released data on college major earning potential. If you want to make $3.5 million, just major in Engineering!

Enjoy getting scared out of your wits? Haunted houses across the country have become big productions. For a night of fright, try one of these scary venues!

Have a great evening -

James Long
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