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Boys found, crash with horses, "murdered" teeth

These boys were found safe about a mile from their grandmother's house after they were missing for 17 hours. These boys were found safe about a mile from their grandmother's house after they were missing for 17 hours.
Volunteers held crosses on the side of the road for Good Friday, the day Christians celebrate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Volunteers held crosses on the side of the road for Good Friday, the day Christians celebrate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
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Good afternoon. We've had a busy news day on this Good Friday.

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Our top story today...two young boys who went missing last night were found safe and uninjured in Calloway County, Ky. this morning. Tyler Profilet talked to man who found the boys.

Police are searching for a man who is accused of shooting at four people, including a 5-year-old, outside a convenience store in Murphysboro, Illinois.

Perryville's former chief of police responds to allegations against him after city leaders released documents detailing accusations against him. Holly Brantley has the details.

Northbound Interstate 55 was blocked this morning at the 19 mile marker after a truck and trailer hauling horses crashed near Hayti, Missouri.

A woman shot during a possible domestic incident in Bollinger County, Missouri earlier this week has been released from the hospital.

An inmate found dead in his cell in a maximum-security prison near Chester, Illinois was serving a 20-year sentence on a sexual assault conviction out of Cook County.

A semi-truck has slammed into an Illinois State Police squad car in Chicago's northern suburbs, killing a state trooper.

A former Carter County, Missouri deputy already in federal prison is facing another trial.

The Obama administration's newest anti-pollution plan would ping American drivers where they wince the most: at the gas pump. That makes arguments weighing the cost against the health benefits politically potent.

Check your freezer! Rich Products Corporation out of Buffalo, NY is recalling about 196,222 pounds of frozen chicken quesadilla and various other heat treated, not fully cooked frozen mini meals and snack items because they may be contaminated with E. coli. These were sold in grocery stores nationwide.

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a first-of-its-kind diabetes drug from Johnson & Johnson that uses a new method to lower blood sugar - flushing it out in patients' urine.

Having teeth pulled is never a pleasant experience. One Kansas teen cried all the way home from the dentist. Why? Still loopy from the anesthetic, she was convinced she "murdered" her teeth. You've got to watch this video!

The gloomy weather couldn't stop Good Friday commemorations in the Heartland. A long line of Christians held crosses this morning along Highway 60 around Sikeston and along the roads in Cape Girardeau.

Bob Reeves gives us an update of the forecast for this Easter weekend. He says rain tomorrow should clear out Easter Sunday.

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Have a great holiday weekend!

Christy Hendricks
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