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NE murder suspect caught in southern IL - Cape Girardeau plant to close - Body identified

This Indiana doctor is being bars in southern Illinois on murder charges out of Nebraska. This Indiana doctor is being bars in southern Illinois on murder charges out of Nebraska.
This Cape Girardeau plant has announced it is closing. This Cape Girardeau plant has announced it is closing.
The body of the man pulled from the Mississippi River Monday has been identified. The body of the man pulled from the Mississippi River Monday has been identified.

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A suspect in a Nebraska homicide is awaiting extradition from Union County, Illinois. Allison Twaits talked to the state's attorney today about the case. Hear what he had to say tonight at 5:00.

The body of the man pulled from the Mississippi River Monday has been identified.

A Cape Girardeau plant is closing leaving nearly 100 people without jobs. Kadee Brosseau tells us why the plant is closing its doors tonight at 5:00.

Missouri's unemployment rate edged up slightly in June.

The Illinois Lottery says revenue rose 6 percent during the most recent fiscal year.

Gasoline rose to the highest price in five weeks Tuesday.

Rev. Al Sharpton announced Tuesday that he will lead a national "Justice for Trayvon" day in 100 cities this weekend.

And now Stevie Wonder is expressing outrage over the acquittal of George Zimmerman.

State Treasurer Todd Hollenbach is urging Kentuckians to be alert for scams involving unclaimed property.

Meteorologist Bob Reeves says temps are a little higher than yesterday in upper 80s to low 90s. He says we'll go up a degree or two tomorrow, too. Tune at 5:00 for the latest forecast.

Streets were blocked off as crews battled a house fire in West Frankfort on Tuesday morning.

Four people are now accused in an alleged kidnapping in Scott County.

Could a new tax be coming to Old Town Cape Girardeau businesses?  Supporters say it will attract other new businesses in the future. Find out why tonight on Heartland News at 6:00.

Here is a live blog from SEC Media Days in Hoover, AL. For three days, there is coverage of the coaches and players at the annual event in anticipation of the 2013 football season.

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