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Bombing suspect charged, Suspected Canadian terror plot, Flooding in the Heartland

Law enforcement took Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, into custody Friday following an extensive search, an area shutdown and multiple shootouts. (Source: CNN) Law enforcement took Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, into custody Friday following an extensive search, an area shutdown and multiple shootouts. (Source: CNN)
National Guard soldiers are in Dutchtown to help with sandbagging efforts. National Guard soldiers are in Dutchtown to help with sandbagging efforts.
The water is so deep for one homeowner in Thebes that he travels to his home by boat. The water is so deep for one homeowner in Thebes that he travels to his home by boat.
Students in Mounds, Illinois collected 865 milk cartons over the past couple months to build the Taj Mahal. Students in Mounds, Illinois collected 865 milk cartons over the past couple months to build the Taj Mahal.

The marathon bombing suspect will not be charged as an enemy combatant, according to an official with the Obama Administration. The attorney general said he has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction resulting in death, which carries a possible death penalty. See complete coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings.

Canadian Royal Mounted Police announced the arrest of two people in a suspected terror plot to blow up a Canadian passenger train.

Flooding is the big headline in the Heartland today. The Missouri National Guard has deployed 50 soldiers to Dutchtown to help with sandbagging efforts. Todd Tumminia will have more on the flood fight on Heartland News at 5 and 6.

The high water has already closed one business, closed roads, and is affecting houses in Thebes, Illinois.

One person was injured and another arrested after a stabbing in Marshall County yesterday.

The Perryville Board of Alderman is set to meet tonight to discuss finding an interim police chief.

The Senate is taking up a bill that would allow states to collect sales taxes for online purchases.

As if parents didn't have enough to worry about, it seems a growing number of kids are taking the "Cinnamon Challenge" -- a stunt that has landed some in the ER, pediatricians warn.

Sixth grade middle school students at Meridian Middle School in Mounds, Illinois took learning to a whole new level. They built the Taj Mahal with hundreds of milk cartons!

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Christy Hendricks
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