Illinois

April 16, 2019 - 10:37 am
THOMSON, Ill. (AP) - A nontraditional family of bald eagles is caring for three eaglets that hatched this spring in a nest along the Mississippi River near Fulton, Illinois. A webcam is allowing fans around the world to watch the interactions of the trio two males and a female. Related: Bald eagle...
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April 15, 2019 - 9:55 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - If you have diced melon in the fridge, it may be best to take it back to the store. There's a 17 state recall for pre-sliced melon that was processed at an Indianapolis plant, after 93 total cases have been reported in the outbreak. The melon from Caito Foods was sold at Kroger,...
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April 12, 2019 - 2:10 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Grab your canvas bags and bring your cash — farmers’ market season is back. A favorite of many around the area, the Tower Grove Farmers’ Market starts up again tomorrow, Saturday, April 13. However, there are many other markets to choose from too as spring transitions into summer...
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April 12, 2019 - 11:07 am
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A woman has filed a lawsuit alleging an Illinois hospital paid her $2,000 to have an abortion after she was mistakenly administered a drug that could cause birth defects. The Journal Star in Peoria reports Reneizha Morris' lawsuit was filed Thursday against UnityPoint Health-...
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April 09, 2019 - 11:57 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The hearse carrying the late Ronnie Davis had some curious escorts: A dozen garbage trucks. The 60-year-old Springfield, Illinois, resident spent 21 years driving for Republic Services and its predecessors. The (Springfield) State Journal-Register reports he was accompanied...
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April 09, 2019 - 10:20 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The average gas price across the entire U.S. is up 50 cents per gallon since January – so GasBuddy is trying to help everyone save some cash and time at your future fill-ups. GasBuddy analyst Patrick DeHaan says if you're in Illinois, you'll want to fill-up on Monday and in...
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April 08, 2019 - 2:27 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker recently signed into law HB 345 , which bans the sale of tobacco and related products to those under the age of 21. Illinois is the first state in the Midwest to adopt “Tobacco 21.” On July 1, Illinois and Virginia will become the eighth and...
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April 05, 2019 - 11:22 am
By DAN SEWELL and DON BABWIN Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — A man who authorities say claimed to be an Illinois boy who disappeared eight years ago was charged Friday with making false statements. The FBI said the suspect had twice before made similar claims in which he falsely portrayed...
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April 04, 2019 - 2:26 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) — The Illinois House approved a bill Wednesday that would lower the age at which children may be left home alone without adult supervision. If passed by the Illinois Senate and governor, the amendment to the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 will lower the ‘home-alone’ age from 14...
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