Bill before Congress seeks to block dumping of cheap steel and other foreign-made products into U.S. markets.
The Granite City School District has a measure on the April 7 ballot calling for a property tax increase to maintain current academic standards.
Organizers have been using sprinklers to saturate the soccer field where the fireworks will be set off..
Police say Mark Becker had sered overhead power lines just prior to his death.
Frank Valenzuela, 63, faces 20 years in federal prison.