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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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“Kill Switch” Proposed for Stolen Smart Phones

An Illinois lawmaker wants to make it harder for stolen cell phones to be sold on the black market.

02/24/2014

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Thieves Steal Urns to Buy Drugs

Drug addicts in Franklin County are stealing urns from cemeteries and selling the metal to feed their addiction.

02/21/2014

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Investigators Release Photo of Suspected Vehicle Thief

After several vehicles were stolen in the area, police have released a photo showing a possible suspect.

02/20/2014

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‘No Cash For Copper’ Proving Effective

Police say that the new copper theft law is making a difference.

02/14/2014

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Man Stealing Donation Jars From Stores

A Kansas man suspected of stealing donation jars for the Children’s Miracle Network from several Kansas City-area businesses has turned himself in to police.

11/20/2013

This female Maltese, 8 weeks old, was stolen from the Petland in Lake Saint Louis last week. (credit: facebook)

Puppies Stolen from Chicago Pet Stores Found in Lake St. Louis

Three designer puppies stolen last week from three different pet stores have been returned after a mysterious man dropped them off at a Petland in Lake St. Louis on Sunday.

11/11/2013

A book photo of James Brown, via St. Louis County Police.

Cahokia Man Charged in String of Air Conditioner Thefts

James Brown, 34, faces numerous counts of theft. Police say Brown was apparently targeting the air conditioning units for their expensive copper wiring.

11/05/2013

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Four Guns, 100 Rounds of Ammunition Stolen From Parked Car

A salesperson with Rhino-Ammo had parked her car in the 1400 block of Lucas and when she returned the back window had been broken out.

11/04/2013

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2 Accused of Stealing Church Air-Conditioners

An off-duty southern Illinois deputy’s keen eye is being credited for the arrests of two men who are suspected of stealing air-conditioning units from churches.

09/12/2013

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