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Planning for Tuesday: Marion Jr. High closed due to standoff

A massive fire rages in Baltimore after protests turned violent. (Source: WBAL/CNN) A massive fire rages in Baltimore after protests turned violent. (Source: WBAL/CNN)
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Here are the headlines you need to know to get ready for your Tuesday:

Marion streets blocked, junior high closed due to standoff

Police in Marion, IL have blocked off streets within the city and the junior high school will be closed Tuesday due to an armed and barricaded subject in the area.

Supreme Court to hear historic same-sex marriage arguments

The Supreme Court is set to hear historic arguments on Tuesday in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land.

A Southern Illinois University professor has been arrested

An engineering professor at Southern Illinois University Carbondale was arrested Thursday, April 23 for battery of a student, according to the SIU Department of Safety daily crime log.

Unrest continues in Baltimore

Shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of Baltimore shuddered from riots following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

Missouri man survives earthquake while on Nepal mountain

A Missouri man has survived the earthquake and avalanche that has killed more than 3,000 people in Nepal.

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