Cape Girardeau overnight violence, new talks on violence in prison, lawsuit for smart phone users

Police are searching for the suspect in an overnight violent incident in Cape Girardeau.
Police are searching for the suspect in an overnight violent incident in Cape Girardeau.
Ill. Gov. Pat Quinn delivered his State of the State address on Wednesday.
Ill. Gov. Pat Quinn delivered his State of the State address on Wednesday.
A new lawsuit is in the works for those who take calls and emails from work after hours.
A new lawsuit is in the works for those who take calls and emails from work after hours.

Good Morning!

We've got some great stories to bring you this morning on the Breakfast Show.

Following that, we'll recap the Ill. State of the State address for you.

Starting at 5, we'll have Carly O'Keefe on location from the Prison Guard Union Headquarters in Marion, Ill. talking about violence behind bars following the Menard Prison lock down earlier this week.

Also at 5, get the full details on the robbery of Cape Regional Credit Union on Wednesday.

A story getting some big attention this morning is the federal lawsuit involving calls and emails taken on your smart phone after work and how this could mean money in the pockets of some.

We'll bring you the heartwarming story of a couple married for 80 years, the oldest on record, at 5:50.

Police are looking for a man accused of shooting a woman in O'Fallon, Mo. Tune in at 6 for the latest details.

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A very happy Thursday to you!

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