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Budget cuts looming, Pope's last day, Missing teen found

Automatic spending cuts are due to go into effect tomorrow. Automatic spending cuts are due to go into effect tomorrow.
Today was Pope Benedict's last day. Today was Pope Benedict's last day.
A Piedmont teen was found safe after having gone missing overnight. A Piedmont teen was found safe after having gone missing overnight.

Government agencies are already taking steps to comply with automatic spending cuts (The Federal Sequester) scheduled to take effect Friday. How could you be affected?

Benedict XVI became the first pope in 600 years to resign Thursday. Crystal Britt will have what folks are saying about the historic change.

Bob Reeves says tonight will be cloudy with a good chance of light snow or snow showers developing mainly after midnight.  Minor accumulations are possible.

A 16-year-old boy that was missing overnight in Piedmont has been found safe. Holly Brantley talked to family members today about the ordeal.

Members of Illinois' largest state employee union and Gov. Pat Quinn's administration have reached a tentative contract agreement.

A man accused of dousing his girlfriend with chemicals and setting her on fire will go on trial in southern Illinois in April.

One year ago, a deadly tornado flattened homes and businesses in Harrisburg, Illinois, killing eight. Tyler Profilet has details on how the town is moving forward one year later.

The Missouri House has given first-round approval to a measure that supporters say will help protect farmers.

A substitute teacher who brought a stun gun to a grade school classroom will reportedly not face a criminal investigation.

A Sikeston man traveled all the way to Florida to buy himself a yacht. Little did he know, that yacht would serve as his temporary home. Kathy Sweeney explains tonight at 6.

Gen. "Stormin" Norman Schwarzkopf has been buried at West Point.

Todd Richards has a roundup of high school basketball scores and highlights and talks to a Super Bowl champion!

Have a great night -

James Long
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