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Shooting plot suspect, Horse overcrowding, Miner killed

Reports say the man accused of planning a shooting was detained in 2009. Reports say the man accused of planning a shooting was detained in 2009.
Police are investigating a death at this southern Ill. underground coal mine. Police are investigating a death at this southern Ill. underground coal mine.
The drought has left the Mighty Mississippi critically low. Barge traffic could be in trouble. The drought has left the Mighty Mississippi critically low. Barge traffic could be in trouble.

Police say a southwest Missouri man who confessed to plotting to shoot up a screening of 'Twilight' and a Walmart store had been detained after threatening a store clerk three years ago.

The coroner's office is investigating a death of a coal miner in southern Illinois.

The drought has left the Mighty Mississippi critically low. It'll get lower if the Army Corps of Engineers presses ahead with plans to reduce the flow from a Missouri River dam.

Troopers say two people were injured after their motorcycle hit a utility pole Friday night in Scott County.  Charges are pending.

The selling prices of Twinkies on eBay are optimistic at best, but it's just one example of the wave of reactions brought on by the announcement of the closing of Hostess Brands.

Problems with overcrowding and expenses have owners forcing to turn mistreated horses away in Missouri. Allison Twaits has the details tonight on Heartland News.

A children's safety equipment manufacturer has agreed to recall about 220,000 infant travel beds after reports of one infant's death and nine others entrapped or distressed while inside.

International House of Prayer leaders say they regret admitting the husband of a slain nurse to their membership four years ago "and all connection he had with our organization."

Reports say Israel bombarded the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip with about 300 airstrikes Saturday and shot down a Palestinian rocket fired at Tel Aviv.

Reports say two oil workers remained lost at sea Saturday, after a blaze that severely burned four others workers on a production platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

Laura Wibbenmeyer says it will clear and cold tonight and a cool morning on Sunday before it warms up to near 60.

Kids in Scott County are fighting for a cure for cancer. Money raised from a Taekwondo event today will go towards fighting cancer.

With Black Friday a less than a week away, don't forget to check those expired gift cards State Treasurer Clint Zweifel says.

Josh Frydman will have Harrisburg, Valle Catholic and Caruthersville football scores and highlights.

Have a great evening - 

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