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1 Dead in Metro East Tractor-Trailer Crash

Illinois State Police are looking for one of the two tractor-trailers that hit a car on I-70 near Troy early this morning, killing the car’s driver.

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A selection of cupcakes is seen at Crumbs Bake Shop & David Burke NYC event. Photo: Brian Ach/Getty Images

Illinois Lawmakers Revive ‘Cupcake’ Bill

Illinois lawmakers have revived a so-called “cupcake bill” introduced after a young girl’s home baking operation was shut down.

05/28/2014

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Police: Troy Abduction Attempt Was Misunderstanding

A couple called police after seeing a Facebook posting on the incident, and told them that their

03/20/2014

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Wood-Burning Stove Proposal Sparks Backlash

An EPA proposal to cleanup smoke from wood-burning stoves is causing a flare-up among local business owners.

03/18/2014

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Attempted Abduction in Troy, Il.

Police are looking for a black van and the driver, who is described as a 50-year-old black man with a black T-shirt and skull cap.

03/17/2014

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Suspect Arrested in High School Burglary

Steven Ueltzen is suspected of breaking into and ransacking Troy Buchanan High School Monday night to steal a safe.

03/13/2014

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Surveillance Video Shows Man Burglarizing School

Police in the eastern Missouri town of Troy are searching for a man caught on surveillance video ransacking a high school before making off with a safe.

03/12/2014

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Ex-Officer Sentenced For Coercing Driver Into Sex

Timothy Jones, 50, suspected a 24-year-old woman of drunk driving and told her she could have sex with him or be arrested.

12/23/2013

Republican Congressman John Shimkus of Illinois (Credit: KMOX)

U.S. Rep. Shimkus Seeking Re-election in 2014

Shimkus cruised to victory in 2012 with 69 percent of the vote and in 2010 with 71 percent. His only loss in a congressional election came in 1992 to Dick Durbin.

11/01/2013

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Charges Dropped in Alleged Troy School Shooting Plot

Lincoln County prosecutor Leah Askey said Monday she had dismissed the case against Blaine Michael Erp, who was scheduled to go on trial in Callaway County on Wednesday.

07/09/2013

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