EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The mother of a man who was killed in December when a tornado slammed into an Amazon facility in Illinois said on Tuesday that her son was only in the building because he was called into work on his day off.
U.S. regulators are calling on Amazon to improve its procedures for dealing with severe weather like hurricanes and tornadoes that could threaten workers at its warehouses dotted across the country.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer at a gas station last year.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois nurse has been sentenced to a year of probation for not administering lifesaving measures to a nursing home resident nearly five years ago, Illinois State Police said Wednesday.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — State environmental officials want Illinois' attorney general to ensure that a pipeline operator conducts a proper cleanup after an estimated 165,000 gallons (624,592 liters) of crude oil spilled in southern Illinois.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A crude oil leak closed several streets in a southern Illinois city Friday.
Officials in Edwardsville said the leak happened at the intersection of Route 143 and Route 159 outside Edwardsville around 11:45 a.m.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Shakem Johnson had a season-high 22 points plus 11 rebounds as fifth-seeded Tennessee State got past No. 8 Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 77-62 in the opener of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on Wednesday night.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Shamar Wright had a career-high 21 points as Southern Illinois-Edwardsville beat Morehead State 77-70 on Saturday.
Shaun Doss Jr. had 15 points for the Cougars (11-20, 5-13 Ohio Valley Conference).
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Caleb Stone-Carrawell had a career-high 24 points as Austin Peay defeated Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 68-64 in overtime on Thursday night.
Tariq Silver had 15 points for Austin Peay (11-16, 7-10 Ohio Valley Conference).
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Shamar Wright posted 13 points as Southern Illinois-Edwardsville topped Eastern Illinois 66-52 on Monday night.
Courtney Carter had 11 points for the Cougars (10-19, 4-12 Ohio Valley Conference).
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ben Sheppard had 20 points as Belmont extended its win streak to 10 games, getting past Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 73-62 on Saturday.
Nick Muszynski had 18 points and three assists for Belmont (24-5, 14-2 Ohio Valley Conference).
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kassim Nicholson had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead five Tennessee State players in double figures as the Tigers beat SIU Edwardsville 81-65 on Thursday night.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A former southern Illinois preschool employee accused of punishing children by making them stand naked in a closet has pleaded guilty to four felony charges.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The family of a delivery driver who died last month when a tornado collapsed the central Illinois Amazon facility where he worked filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday in Madison County.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Alabama man was convicted Friday of killing three people in southwestern Illinois during a multistate crime spree.
EDWARDSVILLE, Il. (AP) — The federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration said Monday it has opened an investigation into the collapse of an Amazon warehouse in Edwardsville, Illinois, after it was struck by a tornado on Friday, leaving six people dead and another hospitalized.
CHICAGO (AP) — Search efforts at an Amazon facility in Illinois where at least six people were killed in a tornado were expected to take several days, but authorities said they did not expect to find additional survivors.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Alabama woman has pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree murder in the 2019 shooting deaths of three people in Bethalto, Illinois.
The Madison County State's Attorney's office announced that Brittany McMillan, 30, entered the pleas in the deaths of Shari Yates, 59, her son Andrew Brooks, 30 and 32-year-old John McMillian.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Darryl Morsell had a career-high 21 points as Marquette topped Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 88-77 on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.
Justin Lewis had 17 points and 11 rebounds for Marquette.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — KJ Williams had a career-high 28 points plus 14 rebounds as Murray State rolled past Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 86-57 on Monday...
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Residents of a southwestern Illinois community want a statue of the state’s third governor removed from a public plaza, arguing that he owned slaves and used his power to protect the practice.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A cash-strapped pharmacy student was charged in the stabbing death of a prominent Illinois attorney whose firm touts more than $3 billion in compensation for clients...
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Cameron Williams scored 16 points and made three steals, leading SIU-Edwardsville past the Missouri Institute of Science & Technology 79-66 Sunday night, ending 2018 with three straight wins...
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois man faces up to 14 years in prison now that he's admitted in court that he was driving drunk when his sport utility vehicle hit a house, killing a widower inside.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois teacher who resigned after being accused of sexually assaulting two children is now charged with 14 more counts after investigators say they've identified seven more victims.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Three Chicago-area freshmen at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville are accused of defrauding a bank.
The (Alton) Telegraph (http://bit.ly/1hJTepR) reports that prosecutors in Madison County have charged 20-year-old Shaquille Hayes and 18-year-olds William Murphy and Shounice Bruce with financial institution fraud and felony theft.