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  1. Suburban 'senior' spellers stake out spots for state beeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Much like the Champions golf tour and AARP, seniorhood likewise starts at age 50 for those interested in the ancient art of spelling. Regional contests lead to finals at the Illinois State Fair next month.

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  2. Workers Back Senator Lena TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Today, Senator Lena Taylor announced four union endorsements in her reelection campaign for the State Senate. Taylor was one of 14 Senators to go to Illinois to deny quorum in the vote on Governor Scott Walker's Act 10, which busted public employee unions.

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  3. Suspect Wearing Wolf Mask Robs DeKalb BankRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 has joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [...] WBBM Newsradio Park Ridge, Illinois Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The Score [...] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, the home of Cubs Radio, on CBSChicago.com! The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer.

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  4. Clinton, Kaine Debut As Democratic Ticket In FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 has joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [...] WBBM Newsradio Park Ridge, Illinois Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The Score [...] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, the home of Cubs Radio, on CBSChicago.com! The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer.

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  5. Rollover Crash On Bishop Ford Injures 10Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 has joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [...] WBBM Newsradio Park Ridge, Illinois Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The Score [...] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, the home of Cubs Radio, on CBSChicago.com! The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer.

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  6. ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | WFTV Orlando

    ... weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A new Illinois law limits how police can use devices that cast a wide net in gathering cellphone data and are at the center of a lawsuit ...

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  7. Illinois governor working with police on marijuana billRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | White Lake Beacon

    Gov. Bruce Rauner is working with the Illinois State Police on how to handle a proposal to make marijuana possession in small amounts punishable only with fines under a bill he appears poised to sign. The legislation, which also sets a standard for what's considered too high to drive, includes stronger provisions the Republican governor suggested to lawmakers last year as a condition for signing off on removing jail time for having 10 grams or less of pot.

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  8. The 2016 RNC was celebratory and friendly, both online and offRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Engadget Mobile

    ... from both sides of the aisle after he suggested on MSNBC that nonwhites had contributed little to civilization. And Illinois delegate Lori Gayne had her credentials stripped after she posted a photo of a police sharp shooter with the caption " Our ...

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  9. SIUE's Schultz receives prestigious ACUHO-I Parthenon AwardRead the original story

    51 min ago | RiverBender.com

    The Association of College and University Housing Officers International has bestowed its Parthenon Award to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville's Mike Schultz. SIUE's director of university housing received the award during last week's ACUHO-I annual conference and exposition in Seattle.

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  10. Boat slams into Lake Michigan break wall, killing 2 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Tribune

    ... lease that the crash happened early Saturday. It identified those killed as 62-year-old Timothy Dunlap, of Lynwood, Illinois, and 68-year-old Richard Wade, of Hammond, Indiana. The Lake County Coroner's Office pronounced them dead at the scene.

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  11. Illinois church built in 1860s destroyed by fireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    According to The Journal Standard in Freeport , the Zion Community Church in Pearl City was struck during a storm Thursday night. Pearl City is about 40 miles west of Rockford and has about 800 residents.

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  12. Dangerously High Temperatures Blanket the USRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Corn stalks are silhouetted by a setting sun, July 22, 2016, in Pleasant Plains, Illinois, as the temperature hovers around 100 degrees. A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including that of a 4-year-old girl.

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  13. Chicago Heads Into Third Straight Sweltering DayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 Welcome to CBS 2 on CBSChicago.com! CBS 2 has joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Chicago to give you the best Chicago has to offer as CBS Local. CBS 2 [] WBBM Newsradio Park Ridge, Illinois Welcome to WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM, The Home of Chicago Bears Radio, on CBSChicago.com! WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9FM is joining forces with the CBS 2 Television and 670 The Score [] 670 The Score Welcome to 670 The Score, the home of Cubs Radio, on CBSChicago.com! The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer.

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  14. Illinois Supreme Court to Consider Remap Ballot MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to quickly consider a case challenging the constitutionality of a ballot measure that could change the way Illinois draws political boundaries. The court granted an emergency motion for direct appeal Friday, two days after a Cook County judge ruled the proposal didn't meet narrow constitutional requirements.

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  15. Hanmi Financial Corp. Forecasted to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.41 Per ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... the Korean-American community, as well as other ethnic communities across California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, New York, Texas, Virginia and Washington. Receive News & Ratings for Hanmi Financial Corp. Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  16. Video poker makes vehicle sticker vanishRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... replace that tax. We've been getting about $70,000 a year from the video gaming." According to figures from the Illinois Gaming Board, Wilmington collected $5,631 in June from gamblers' bets. The city has nine gaming locations and 37 poker machines. ...

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  17. East Peoria Getting Grant to Demolish Landslide HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    East Peoria officials say the city will receive a $2.7 million grant to purchase and demolish seven properties severely damaged by landslides in 2013. City Attorney Scott Brunton says the city learned Friday afternoon that the Illinois Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the grant.

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  18. William Gaines, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner at Chicago Tribune, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of Jelly Roll Morton." After retiring from the Tribune in 2001, Mr. Gaines taught journalism at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. There, he led a group of students in an investigation to uncover the identity of the anonymous source ...

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  19. Persuasive voice for SA in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... lithograph of Nelson Mandela's first speech on the day he was released. "Two years later, the unknown senator from Illinois was elected as president of the United States. Shortly after that I got a call from President Zuma. "He said to me. It looks ...

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  20. Big Ten Media Day: top 10 questions around the leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... a favorable schedule that doesn't include crossovers with Ohio State or Michigan State for a third straight year. Illinois' Lovie Smith (pictured), Maryland's D.J. Durkin and Rutgers' Chris Ash are among the head coaches entering their first ...

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