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  1. Where you can learn how to reverse an overdose or prevent oneRead the original story

    55 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... tie 2,155 purple ribbons on flagpoles on its property, each to represent one life expected to be lost this year in Illinois to accidental overdoses, based on projections from the Illinois Department of Public Health. The trainings are part of the ...

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  2. How rise in opioid deaths takes toll on funeral home operatorsRead the original story

    55 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... the same. During a year that the health department projects will result in 2,155 accidental overdose deaths across Illinois, the possibility of one occurring can't be ignored -- even at a funeral home. "It's telling that now, next to our AED ...

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  3. Survivors recall the wave, the fear, the heroesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... who had just celebrated a birthday; another Missouri couple on what was planned as their last extended vacation; an Illinois woman who died while saving her granddaughter's life; an Arkansas father and son; and a retired pastor who was the boat's ...

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  4. More than 160 people sickened by foodborne illness outbreak linked to McDonald's saladsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    The outbreak of an intestinal illness linked to McDonald's salads has sickened 163 people in 10 states, with Illinois and Iowa residents representing the highest totals among them, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said late Thursday. Three people have been hospitalized, according to the CDC, which is investigating the outbreak of cyclosporiasis in conjunction with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and state health officials.

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  5. Allianz Asset Management GmbH Buys 98,748 Shares of Arch Coal IncRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... 31, 2017, the company operated 9 active mines located in Wyoming, West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia, Colorado, and Illinois. It also owned or controlled, primarily through long-term leases, approximately 28,292 acres of coal land in Ohio; 1,060 ...

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  6. Red Wolves carrying favored role wellRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... that concluded in 2017, and Western Michigan reportedly earned a total of $1.6 million by playing Northwestern and Illinois in 2016. "If we didn't have to play a guarantee game per year, then the [scheduling] model would be adjusted," Mohajir said. ...

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  7. Burning brimstone promises fresh hell for coalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... center of US coal production moved west since the 1970s is that generators switched from high-energy, high-sulfur Illinois coal to the lower-energy, lower-sulfur product from Wyoming's Powder River Basin. What does this mean for the global seaborne ...

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  8. Winkeler: BFIB not all it's cracked up to beRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    In what can only be described as the least earthshaking news since "Dog bites man," St. Louis Cardinals fans have been deemed the "Best Fans in Baseball" by "The Athletic," an online sports publication. St. Louis fans have inexplicably dubbed themselves "The Best Fans in Baseball" for decades, a meaningless claim that curled the hair of fans of the Cubs, Phillies, Pirates, Yankees, Red Sox et al a Fans of other franchises derisively refer to Cardinals' faithful as BFIB.

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  9. Marketplace: Old National recognized for inclusivenessRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Republic

    ... nd Mastercard. Evansville-based Old National has banking centers in Indiana, Kentucky, western Michigan and eastern Illinois. The company operates four bank branches in Columbus.

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  10. Three stories worth barking aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... and Beth Wilke, both lawyers, and their daughter Kate were traveling from Nashville to their home in Springfield, Illinois, when the accident happened. With the help of police, they began an immediate search for Biscuit. They also posted news of the ...

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  11. These foods are making people sick across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WALA

    ... The states are Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota -- where the salmonella illnesses were reported -- and Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Wisconsin. The product was produced between June 1 and July 13. The packages have expiration dates ...

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  12. Thorntons Selling Texas Roadhouse PeanutsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CSP

    ... Ky., Thorntons operates 162 gasoline and convenience stores, car washes and travel plazas in five states: Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee. It distributes its petroleum products through its wholly owned Thornton Transportation Co. and ...

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  13. TUPPER: 10 years on, the 2008 Illini Rose Bowl team trades memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Penn

    Illinois running back Rashard Mendenhall, No. 5, runs for the Illini's first touchdown in the third quarter over the USC Trojans in the 2008 Rose Bowl.

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  14. City team advances in hoops tourneyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... gain at 6 p.m. today against either third-seeded Hilton Magic Legends, made up of Iowa State alumni, or 14th-seeded Illinois BC.

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  15. Paul D. BethelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... June 28, 2018. He was born on December 28, 1937 in Parkersburg. He graduated from Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois in 1974 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. He served in the U.S. Navy Reserve from January of 1955 until his ...

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  16. Hacking the RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... President Trump's, of course. Yet, it does suggest the abuse of power and persuasion is sadly not unique to Trump. Illinois has reserved prison space for its governors, Massachusetts recently indicted three consecutive House speakers on corruption ...

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  17. Judge rejects U.S. efforts to strip terrorist of citizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... the plot was, given post-Sept. 11 security in New York. A court filing last year in U.S. District Court in southern Illinois argued that Faris lied on immigration papers before becoming a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1999 and that his terrorist ...

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  18. For 122 years, University of Illinois observatory has demystified the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    In 1896, when the University of Illinois Quad only had a handful of buildings, the school's new observatory was part of the original South Farms, just north of the Morrow Plots. Now the observatory has neighbors in every direction, and you can see Champaign-Urbana's light pollution from miles away on the highway.

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  19. Trout Valley receives $10K grant to develop pollinator habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... awards grants to public agencies supporting their efforts to plan for, protect and improve open space in northern Illinois. The Land Conservancy is a member-based private nonprofit dedicated to preserving natural, scenic and agricultural land. For ...

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  20. Illinois bicentennial: Cahokia Mounds in Collinsville 'America's first city'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... The mound stands about 100 feet tall and has a base measure of 955 feet at its widest. a a Editor's note: The Illinois bicentennial series is brought to you by the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors and Illinois Press Association. More than 20 ...

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