Freddie Gray case: Charges against three remaining officers dropped

Prosecutors dropped all remaining charges against three Baltimore police officers accused in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, an apparent acknowledgement of the unlikelihood of a conviction following the acquittals of three other officers on similar and more serious charges.

Driven to stop DUIs in Fairview Heights

Fairview Heights Police worked to take 231 drunken drivers off the road in 2015, a significant effort compared to neighboring cities. Thankless job requires lots of paperwork and handling resentful drivers with lowered inhibitions.

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Madison County Fair Combine Demolition Derby this Thursday

Craig Benhoff talks about preparing for the Combine Demolition Derby at the Madison County Fair this Thursday at 7:30
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Madison County Fair Combine Demolition Derby this Thursday 2:13

Madison County Fair Combine Demolition Derby this Thursday

Best golf holes in the metro-east 0:37

Best golf holes in the metro-east

Jaye Tries: Super Go-Karts 3:05

Jaye Tries: Super Go-Karts

Belleville storm debris cleanup continues 1:42

Belleville storm debris cleanup continues