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    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Washington Post

    Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state and front-runner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, is embroiled in a controversy over her use of a private e-mail server to carry out State Department business while she headed the department from 2009 to 2013. According to this Washington Post story , her e-mails were not marked as "classified" at the time but some of them contain information now considered classified, according to the intelligence community's inspector general.

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  2. University of Illinois refuses resignation of chancellor who oversaw Salaita messRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | The Washington Post

    In the wake of Steven Salaita's lawsuit against the University of Illinois for refusing to confirm his faculty appointment due to controversy over his offensive tweets, University Chancellor Phyllis Wise resigned - or at least she thought she did. Inside Higher Ed reports that the university trustees refused to accept her resignation and is initiating dismissal proceedings instead.

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  3. Is it time for the University of Illinois to offer Steven Salaita a job?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Washington Post

    Writing in the Chicago Tribune, Northwestern law professor Steven Lubet argues that it is time for the University of Illinois to offer Steven Salaita a tenured position and put an end to his litigation against the school. His op-ed begins: The University of Illinois should bite the bullet and offer a job to controversial scholar Steven Salaita, who was denied an appointment by the Urbana-Champaign campus last year due to his vile ravings about Israel.

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  4. Parents of Illinois players don't believe coach allegationsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The parents of a current University of Illinois women's basketball player and an incoming recruit say they don't believe the allegations seven former players made this week in a lawsuit. The former players accuse coach Matt Bollant and former assistant coach Mike Divilbiss of treating black players poorly to try to drive them off the team.

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  5. Former coach Henson out of hospital, starting chemotherapyRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Former Illinois and New Mexico State basketball coach Lou Henson has been released from a Texas hospital and is scheduled to soon begin chemotherapy treatments. Henson's wife, Mary, told The News-Gazette in Champaign that the 83-year-old retired coach is staying with family in Houston.

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  6. $48,000 payout for Illinois coach who left amid allegationsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A newspaper says the University of Illinois gave a more than $48,000 payout to a former assistant women's basketball coach who left amid accusations that players were mistreated. The News-Gazette says it used a Freedom of Information Act request to obtain details of the confidential separation agreement.

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  7. Stormy weather postpones Vanderbilt-Illinois super regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The second game of the super regional series between Vanderbilt and Illinois has been postponed until Monday because of storms in the forecast. Officials told the teams and fans to leave Illinois Field in Champaign on Sunday night as the skies darkened and lightning started flashing.

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  8. Kerian, Duchene lead Illinois over Ohio 10-3 in NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    David Kerian hit a three-run homer and Kevin Duchene pitched his first complete game of the season to lead Illinois past Ohio 10-3 in the first round of the Champaign Regional on Friday night. Illinois will face Notre Dame on Saturday night, while Ohio meets Wright State in an elimination game.

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  9. Fletcher watches son play big-time baseball at IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In this May 22, 2015, file photo, Illinois' Casey Fletcher, bats against Michigan State in the third-round of the Big Ten tournament NCAA college baseball game in Minneapolis. It's easy for Fletcher's story to get lost in all that has gone right for Illinois this season.

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  10. Corbin helps Gonzaga to rugby titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Reggie Corbin helped Gonzaga defeat Jesuit over the weekend to win its second rugby national title in two years. Gonzaga running back Reggie Corbin 's rugby career began with a deal.

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