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In this Oct. 16, 2013 file photo, marijuana clone plants that are used to grow medical marijuana are displayed under a light at a medical marijuana cooperative in Seattle.
A full-size replica of a steam locomotive that pulled Abraham Lincoln's funeral car won't stop at the Ohio Statehouse as scheduled next week.
In this March 27, 2014, file photo, Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, speaks during a committee hearing at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill.
Senator Dick Durbin's latest campaign report says he's got more than $6 million in the bank for his re-election bid this year, including about $771,000 he's raised since January.
Mark your calendar, the Springfield Old State Capitol Art Fair is coming to town! Held May 17th and 18th, 2014, this year is the 53rd annual show that is held on the lawn of Springfield's Old State Capitol Plaza.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced applications for special event license plates honoring the 50th anniversary of one of America's iconic automobiles, the Ford Mustang, are now being accepted by his office.
The board was short two members with the resignation of Terry Carlton in December and the recent passing of Bill Martin.
The Illinois Association of SkillsUSA held its 50th annual Leadership and Skills Conference in Springfield, Illinois on April 3- 5. The conference leadership and skill events were held at the Prairie Capital Convention Center, the Capital Area Career Center, the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel, Robert Morris College and Springfield Hilton Hotel.
The Illinois State Rifle Association is urging its members to pack a suburban Democrat's town hall meeting Thursday even though the gathering isn't intended to have anything to do with guns.
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A former associate professor of business administration claims in a federal lawsuit that the University of Illinois Springfield banned him from campus and denied him emeritus status because of his race and Iranian origin.
Increasing fuel taxes to pay for Illinois road construction will hurt businesses -- and hit consumers at the pump, gas station owners said Monday.