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  1. Ex-Illinois women's basketball players sue school and coach for $10millionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... assistant Mike Divilbiss and university trustees are named in the lawsuit, which was filed in federal court in Champaign. The ex-players seek at least $10 million in damages. Plaintiffs: (From left to right) Taylor Tuck, Sarah Livingston and Amarah ...

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  2. Ex-Illinois women's basketball players sue school, coachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... assistant Mike Divilbiss and university trustees are named in the lawsuit, which was filed in federal court in Champaign. The ex-players seek at least $10 million in damages. Bollant and Divilbiss are accused of holding segregated practices, using ...

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  3. Man who admitted killing U of I student from Chicago sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Daniel Gonzalez, left, and Reginald James Scott, both 21, are accused of fatally shooting Vicente Mundo, 20, according to Champaign police. Daniel Gonzalez, left, and Reginald James Scott, both 21, are accused of fatally shooting Vicente Mundo, 20, according to Champaign police.

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  4. Carle Facilities Hold Holiday HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    URBANA Carle officials announce the closure of Carle physician officers and special Carle Convenient Care hours for Independence Day weekend. Champaign on Curtis, 1701 West Curtis Road; Urbana on Windsor, 1801 West Windsor Road and Danville on Fairchild, 311 West Fairchild will be open from 8 AM to 8 PM .

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  5. 55-year prison term in Mundo murderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign man who admitted he fired the gun that killed a University of Illinois student he was robbing of cannabis has been sentenced to 55 years in prison. Reginald Scott, 21, whose last known address was in the 1000 block of Francis Drive, will have to serve 100 percent of that time.

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  6. Firefighting research looks at overhaul riskRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Firerescue1

    ... 100 times higher on both. In July, Dr. Gavin Horn and his colleagues at the Illinois Fire Service Institute in Champaign, Ill., will be conducting a series of tests to learn more about what firefighters are exposed to on the fireground. With funding ...

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  7. Salaita lands jobRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Professor Steven Salaita is all smiles as he enjoys the support at Latzer Hall at the UI YMCA in Champaign on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014.

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  8. UPDATED: Former UI women's basketball players file suitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Illinois coach Matt Bollant, right, and Associate Head Coach Mike Divilbiss during an NCAA basketball game at the State Farm Center in Champaign on Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Seven former Illini women's basketball players have sued the University of Illinois, alleging coach Matt Bollant and former assistant Mike Divilbiss created a racially hostile environment in violation of the Federal Civil Rights Act.

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  9. New judge welcomed in Champaign CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    "I won't hold it against you for calling those mistakes to my attention," said the 47-year-old Champaign man. Surrounded by 12 judges, more than a dozen family members, and scores of lawyers and courthouse support staff, Olmstead was warmly welcomed as the newest associate judge for the Sixth Judicial Circuit.

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  10. Vikings Player Profile: Rookie Tight End MyCole PruittRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheVikingAge

    ... for a college tight end that is almost unheard of clearly this guy can play at a very high level. Aug 31, 2013; Champaign, IL, USA; Southern Illinois Salukis tight end MyCole Pruitt (4) catches a touchdown pass against the Illinois Fighting Illini ...

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  11. Marquette Bank Awards Scholarships to 60 Local Graduating SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    ... to attend): Blue Island a Victoria Halewicz of Blue Island; Eisenhower High School; University of Illinois - Champaign Bolingbrook a Melissa Moy of Bolingbrook; Bolingbrook High School; University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Burbank a Shyann Koenig of ...

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  12. Suicides among Fire & EMS ProfessionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    ... be taking care of each other. GARY LUDWIG , MS, EMT-P, a FirehouseA contributing editor, is the fire chief of the Champaign, IL, Fire Department. He has a total of 37 years of fire, rescue and EMS experience. He is a well-known author and lecturer ...

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  13. Tom Kacich: Courtroom drama and 'Coal Oil Johnny'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... because he worked in the coal oil, gasoline and ice cream businesses. There was little doubt that the three Champaign-Urbana daily newspapers would have a field day with the trial. They had thoroughly covered Mrs. Glascock's murder in March, the ...

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  14. Area history, July 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    In 1915: According to the newest school census, Champaign's population is now 15,823, an increase of 786. School census enumerator Charles Gooding said that the city's white population is 14,895, and its Negro population is 928.

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  15. Don't smoke 'em if you got 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... and staff warned, "The end is coming." Today, that message changed to "The end is here." While most on the Champaign community college campus are well aware the new tobacco ban kicks off today, that doesn't mean they like it. "What they are doing is ...

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  16. Almost no room at the inn - for smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    If you're a smoker visiting Champaign County, you'll be hard pressed to find a hotel that will let you light up indoors. Of the 25-plus hotels The News Gazette surveyed Tuesday in Champaign-Urbana alone, fewer than 10 have any rooms where smoking is allowed, and most establishments are completely smoke-free, meaning a person must be at least 15 feet away from the entrance to the hotel before smoking.

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  17. Rauner PrayerRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Illini

    Champaign-Urbana residents hold a prayer vigil to protest Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed budget cuts to child care, home health care and Medicaid outside the Unemployment Office in Champaign on Tuesday, June 30.

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  18. Burglars hitting southwest ChampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    Over the past four days, 25 burglaries of motor vehicles have been reported in Champaign, mostly in the southwest area of town, police announced via Facebook on Tuesday. Champaign police Lt.

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  19. Cop finds five children in vehicle driven by registered child sex offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    The mothers of the five children found with a registered child sex offender Sunday afternoon in a vehicle in Crystal Lake Park told police that Duane Eric Edwards was baby-sitting the kids. Meanwhile, Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz said she has no plans to file charges against the mothers, who are two sisters from Mattoon.

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  20. How to form 3-D shapes from flat sheets of grapheneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KurzweilAI.net

    Could lead to highly sensitive 3D sensors, graphene-coated atomic force microscope probes, electrode arrays, and new biosensing devices Graphene integration in a variety of different microstructured geometries, including pyramids, pillars, domes, and inverted pyramids Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a new approach for forming 3D shapes from flat, 2D sheets of graphene , paving the way for future integrated systems of graphene-MEMS hybrid devices and flexible electronics.

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