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  1. Volleyball's Cole Lands on All-Big Ten Frist TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | MGo Blue

    ... Cole ended the 2015 regular season on Friday (Nov. 27) with a season-high 20 kills in a 3-1 upset win over No. 18 Illinois. She led Michigan in attacking on the season, averaging 3.25 kills per set on a .335 average. Playing in all but one of the ...


  2. Kirk, Duckworth clash over Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... refugees for now. Kirk released the TV ad the day after candidates faced a deadline to file to get on the ballot in Illinois. Two Republican challengers have signed up to run against Kirk in March, including Oswego IT consultant James Marter. ...


  3. U of Chicago threat came amid tension over police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... said Michael Fagel, who teaches national security and emergency management at several schools, including the Illinois Institute of Technology. "They had to think: If we don't react appropriately and something happens, there'll be an outcry." Jabari ...


  4. Illinois Basketball: It's Time for the Illini to Face Adversity Once AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Writing Illini

    Nov 18, 2015; Providence, RI, USA; Providence Friars guard Kyron Cartwright defends against Illinois Fighting Illini guard Alex Austin during the first half at Dunkin Donuts Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports The hits keep coming for the Illinois basketball team.


  5. Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the thin seams left in Central Appalachia are too expensive to compete with cheaper coal being mined in places like Illinois, Wyoming, Australia and Indonesia. The industry will persist, driven by small, determined operators like Asbury who are ...


  6. 6-month closure of N. Ind. bridge to start in springRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... e Rogers Clark National Memorial. The bridge closure will likely shift traffic between Vincennes and Lawrenceville, Illinois, to the U.S. 50 bridge just north of Vincennes.


  7. Earth, Wind, and Fire Tribute Set for Metropolis Performing Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago |

    ... Metropolis thanks its generous media partner Tribune Media Group. Metropolis is partially supported by a grant from Illinois Arts Council , a state agency. Metropolis is located in the heart of Chicago's northwest suburbs in downtown Arlington ...


  8. Judge Sides with SEIU HealthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The latest salvo in the story of the unions and the Rauner administration comes in the form of a judge's order. Late Wednesday, a St Clair County judge ordered the state to pay more than $13 million for health care premiums for home health care aides who are members of SEIU Healthcare Illinois.


  9. Illinois Utilities Host Think Tank Forum for Diverse Supplier BusinessesRead the original story

    42 min ago | Business Wire

    More than 20 diverse businesses participated in the half-day event that kicked off with a luncheon discussion between the suppliers and Illinois advocacy groups, including Rhonda Carter, president and CEO, Mid-States Minority Supplier Diversity Council; Omar Duque, president and CEO, Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; Vincent Gilbert, regional V.P., Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce; Georgia Marsh, chief development officer, Women's Business Development Center; Sheila Hill-Morgan, president and CEO, Chicago Minority Supplier Diversity Council; Jorge Perez, executive director, Hispanic American Construction Industry Association and John Scifers, president, Elite Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Network, Illinois Chapter.


  10. Wisconsin Basketball Still Outside Week 4 AP PollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Badger of Honor

    ... week, and have been unranked since debuting at #17 in the preseason rankings. Wisconsin has losses to Western Illinois, Georgetown and Oklahoma so far this season. While Wisconsin is off to a rough start, several Big Ten teams are stating their ...


  11. Syracuse football coaching search: Updated list of potential candidates with Scott Frost off boardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Post-Standard

    ... true. Babers has led the Falcons to a 17-9 mark over the last two seasons after going 19-7 in two years at Eastern Illinois. He also has past stops as an assistant at Baylor (2008-11), UCLA (2004-07), Pittsburgh (2003), Texas A&M (2001-02) and ...


  12. Two fired administrators sue College of DuPageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    ... Sapyta and Glaser were put on leave in June after an audit revealed the college lost roughly $2.2 million in the Illinois Metropolitan Investment Fund. But the lawsuit says Hamilton planned to fire Glaser and Sapyta before an internal investigation ...


  13. GE, MetLife Back Wind Farm That Will Run Microsoft Data CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Insurance Networking

    General Electric Co.' s energy financing unit and MetLife Inc. agreed to invest in an Illinois wind farm that will run Microsoft Corp.'s Chicago data center.


  14. Illinois Lawmakers Who Crossed Rauner, Madigan Targeted in Primary RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Huffington Post

    ... governor in 12 years. His personal wealth and ambition to bolster the depleted ranks of Republicans in the Illinois General Assembly likely will make many 2016 state legislative races far more competitive - and expensive - than voters have seen in ...


  15. Thompson, Nolan Take Home All-Conference HonorsThe American Athletic...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Cincinnati Bearcats

    ... three Offensive Player of the Week awards and six honor roll distinctions. Nolan, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, is a First Team All-Conference member after finishing the season in fifth place with 3.55 kills per set in conference play. The ...


  16. Gun Safety Classes Offered By BCSORead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... 4, 2016 . Mr. Schumacher comes to CHI Memorial from Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) based in Springfield, Illinois where he served as system chief operating officer for the past eight years. ... (click for more) With a steady rain set to ...


  17. Think Energy Broadens Geographic Reach, Now Serving Residential and...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Electric Energy Online

    With its recent launch of electricity services in Texas, Think Energy, a business of GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, has further broadened its geographic reach to serve residential and small commercial customers in 12 states. The retail electricity supplier, which initially provided power to such customers in just two states, now delivers fixed-price plans in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington, D.C. John Henderson, head of Think Energy, explained that the rapid expansion has been driven by the company's strategic focus on pricing and service.


  18. Pilot Hill Wind Project Closes Financing from GE and MetLifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Electric Energy Online

    EDF Renewable Energy's 175-megawatt Pilot Hill wind project located in Kankakee and Iroquois Counties in Illinois has closed structured equity financing from GE Unit GE Energy Financial Services and MetLife, Inc. . Pilot Hill Wind Project, which has achieved commercial operations and is located about 60 miles southwest of Chicago, will power 100 percent of the energy needs of Microsoft Corporation's Chicago data center.


  19. Video tour - Lofts at Roosevelt Collection in the South LoopRead the original story

    1 hr ago | YoChicago

    ... seum Campus are less than a 10-minute walk, and bus service outside the building connects to the UIC campus and the Illinois Medical District.


  20. South Dakota regulators have approved a construction permit for the Bakken Oil PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    South Dakota regulators have approved a construction permit for a pipeline that will cross through the state as it carries North Dakota oil to Illinois. The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission on Monday approved the permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline.