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Coroner: Man Found Fatally Shot in Trunk of Burning Car

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) – Investigators say a man whose body was found in the trunk of a burning car in East St. Louis had been shot twice and died from the wounds. 169 more words


Dear Veterans

Dear Veterans,

I imagine you’re feeling pretty cool, coming off of yesterday. I imagine it’s kinda like I feel the day after my birthday, when all my Facebook friends are prompted to remember me and most just type “Happy birthday” but a few actually, ya know, spend some time to think of something cooler to say. 498 more words

Body found in burned car in East St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL. (KTVI) – It looked like a car fire at first. It ended up being an apparent murder scene in East St. Louis. 232 more words


Sen. Durbin: Foreclosure Crisis Still Lingering

CHICAGO (IRN) - Despite lawsuits, regulations, and federal assistance, the effects of the foreclosure crisis are lingering in some Illinois communities – particularly among minorities and the poor, which U.S. 213 more words


From The Front Porch To The Street // #IMPACTEASTSIDE Street Report

Carry the Cross with MSP – Saturday October 25th, 2014

It’s not everyday that you see a big wooden cross carried down the street in your neighborhood. 166 more words


FBI investigating East St. Louis teacher's relationship with student

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI)- The FBI is investigating allegations an East St. Louis public school teacher had an inappropriate relationship with a 14 year old male student. 201 more words


Arrest Made for East St. Louis Robbery Killing

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An East St. Louis man is accused in the beating and strangling of a man during a suspected robbery.

St. Clair County prosecutors charged Tracey Vickers on Thursday with two first-degree murder counts, one alleging that the killing took place during a holdup. 111 more words