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    • Local Navy sailor among the missing

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A local Navy sailor is among the missing when a US Navy guided-missile destroyer collided early Monday with an oil tanker east of Singapore.  

    • Springfield man arrested for hate crime, aggravated battery

      SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - Springfield police say one person was arrested on multiple charges after an incident at a bar on Friday.

    • Yingying Zhang's family to speak on August 22

      CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - The family of a University of Illinois scholar who was kidnapped in June 2017 is scheduled to speak to the public on August 22.

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    • Police looking for suspects who threw rock at 4-year-old

      DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – Decatur Police Department officials say they need help from public to find a group of people responsible for throwing rocks at a 4-year-old girl.

    • Shelbyville students watch eclipse

      "I hope they remember it forever," said one teacher.

    • Airborne Drones on Patrol - the Answer to Public Safety Policing

      Autonomous drones are set to take over border patrols, crime hotspot monitoring and more, says South Africa's Airborne Drones.      (Photo: ) ...
    • Urbana police arrest 1 in Monday bank robbery

      URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - The Urbana Police Department says one man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at Busey Bank Monday afternoon.

    • Effingham's Gardewine called up to majors

      EFFINGHAM -- The Effingham High major league fraternity just grew by one more. Flaming Hearts 2012 graduate Nick Gardewine was called up to the Texas Rangers' big league club on Monday evening -- a move that caps off a whirlwind year for the 24-year-old reliever. Gardewine was in Class A as recently as 2016, and was pitching at Double-A Frisco when he got the call up to the majors. He will skip the Triple-A level and pitch out of the Rangers' bullpen. In Frisco this year the r...

    • Warrensburg boy goes above what is asked of him

      WARRENSBURG, Ill. (WAND) - A 10-year-old boy was asked to do a simple task during the Corn Festival, but he went far beyond what was asked of him.