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Illinois home foreclosures among highest in the nation Video included

According to a new study, foreclosures in Illinois doubled the national rate in June, ranking the state the third highest in the country, with one in every 645 houses foreclosed on last month. More>>

Adams County fair bull riding event draws crowds

The feisty bulls got huge reactions from the crowd every time they bucked a rider off. More>>

Foundation clean up continues at demolished school Video included

What was once a school building on Quincy's north side, sat in a pile of bricks Friday. More>>

Employers say there is a lack of qualified workers in the Tri-States Video included

Employers here in the Tri-States say they're having a hard time finding qualified workers to fill positions in a wide range of fields. More>>

Mother of teen that committed suicide speaks out against bullying Video included

In the last ten years, technology has created a new hiding place for bullies called cyber space. Now, one mom is hoping her story will be a call for action to end bullying. More>>

Police serve up free lunch at Texas Roadhouse Video included

Some people were treated to a free lunch Friday at Texas Roadhouse in Quincy. More>>

Illinois Attorney General candidate makes stop in Quincy Video included

Republican Paul Schimpf tried to win voters over in Quincy Friday as he campaigns for Illinois Attorney General. More>>

Second robbery suspect arrested in Tennessee

Police arrested the second man accused of robbing a Quincy resident in his home. More>>

Mobile food pantry makes return to Quincy

The Central Illinois Foodbank is bringing its mobile pantry back to Adams County after a success last year. More>>

Former Liberty School employee sentencing for sexual relations with teen

A former Liberty School employee faces a sentencing hearing on Friday. According to court records, Trent Taylor, 27, plead guilty to aggravated criminal sexual abuse in May.

Study: Food insecurity rate increasing locally Video included

More Adams County families don't know where their next meal will come from. 

Food insecurity rates in Illinois dropped by one percent across the state in 2013, according to a newly released Map the Meal Gap study. Despite the improvement statewide, local number show an increase by the same percent.

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  • Arizona's McCain: Execution was torture

    Arizona's McCain: Execution was torture

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:33:36 GMT
    U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent - and unusual - request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn't...More >>
    U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture.More >>
  • Large Sandy-struck family splits $20M lottery win

    Large Sandy-struck family splits $20M lottery win

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:35:42 GMT
    A large family that lives at the shore and suffered losses during Superstorm Sandy will share a $20 million lottery jackpot that one of the 17 siblings said will be "a great pick-me-up."More >>
    A lottery-playing tradition started by the matriarch of a large New Jersey shore family paid off for her 17 children this week when the group won a $20 million jackpot that will partly be used to help family members...More >>
  • Police still investigating after burglar killed

    Police still investigating after burglar killed

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:32:57 GMT
    An 80-year-old man who came home to find two burglars said he shot and killed one of them despite her pleas that she was pregnant, but it's the woman's alleged accomplice who has been arrested on suspicion...More >>
    Prosecutors Friday were waiting for the results of a police investigation into the killing of a burglar by an 80-year-old California homeowner who says he shot the woman in the back as she fled his home and ran down an...More >>
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