Illinois Government Newswire (Page 9)

Illinois Government Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Chief says cop-slaying suspects may have leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WAOW

    Marathon County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an incident in the Town of Wien, according to a post on the Marathon County Sheriff's Office Facebook page. Marathon County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an incident in the Town of Wien, according to a post on the Marathon County Sheriff's Office Facebook page.

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  2. Hunt for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    This undated photo provided by the Fox Lake Police Deptartment shows Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewitz, who was shot and killed Tuesday, Sept.

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  3. Illinois House overrides Rauner changes to heroin billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Chicago Tribune

    State Rep. Lou Lang, shown Aug. 20, 2015, was a sponsor of legislation aimed at curbing heroin abuse. He called Gov. Bruce Rauner's amendatory veto of the bill "penny-wise and pound foolish."

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  4. Biden testing political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The older one has managed to adjust and keep his... As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying. Authorities broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a popular Illinois police officer, even as they acknowledged that they had no indication the men were still in the area where the... The killing of a veteran police officer northwest of Chicago is the latest in a string of recent law enforcement deaths.

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  5. CNN's Lemon Wonders If Trump Used 'Dog Whistle' With 'Racist Intent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | NewsBusters.org

    On Tuesday's CNN Tonight , Don Lemon wondered if some of Donald Trump's rhetoric had thinly-veiled bigotry in it. Trump indicated that the high turnout at his recent campaign rallies was " a great tribute to what we're all saying.

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  6. Ansys buys Illinois firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | O-R Online

    Ansys, a global leader of engineering simulation software, said Wednesday it has acquired the assets of Delcross Technologies, a top developer of computational electromagnetic simulation and radio frequency system analysis software.

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  7. AFSCME bill override roundupRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    The House convenes Wednesday to consider overriding Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a proposal that would put a potential labor-contract impasse in the hands of an outside arbitrator, rather than risk a strike or a lockout. [] Rauner talked with bravado during his 2014 campaign of shutting down the government to save runaway taxpayer costs, but now he promises he will not lock out workers.

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  8. Hunt for 3 suspects in Illinois officera s death widensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    A A A' Law enforcement officials broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community after a methodical house-to-house search turned up nothing. CORRECTS TO GLINIEWICZ FROM GLINIEWITZ- A police officer uses his scope to search for suspects in the shooting of a police officer, Tuesday, Sept.

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  9. Scientific study confirms what we already knew, white people prefer to shoot black peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Kos

    Before you quickly file this under "shit I already knew," give yourself a second to get some of the basic facts from a disturbing new study out of the University of Illinois.

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  10. Told to fix leaky oil train cars in 2 months, owners sought 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Railroad tank cars equipped with defective valves still will be allowed to transport crude oil and other hazardous materials through the end of the year, despite a March directive from federal regulators requiring their replacement within 60 days. The Federal Railroad Administration order followed a Bellingham Herald story about a leaking oil train reported in Washington state in January.

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  11. Today's number: $1.18 billionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Exelon will collect more than $270 million in additional revenue at its Illinois nuclear plants for the year beginning in June 2016, thanks to the results of a special auction just conducted by the grid manager for the 13-state region including Northern Illinois. The Chicago-based power giant, which is asking lawmakers to hike electric bills throughout the state to keep the company from closing two of its six Illinois nukes, is benefiting from grid operator PJM Interconnection's new rules for setting the prices consumers pay generators to be available when electricity demand spikes due to extreme heat or cold.

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  12. Lawmakers Want to Reverse Child Care Assistance Program ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Lawmakers are proposing a change to the qualifications for state child care assistance, while at the same time eliminating cuts to that program. The measure approved in the Senate and awaiting a House vote would roll back eligibility levels to 185 percent of the poverty level instead of to the 50 percent level Governor Bruce Rauner changed them to, and would prohibit the Department of Human Services from adopting emergency changes in the future, without legislative approval.

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  13. US offers $10 million in grants for railroad crossing fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Erie Times News

    "' U.S. transportation officials on Wednesday offered $10 million in grants for states to upgrade highway-rail crossings and tracks in response to a recent surge in flammable fuel shipments. The announcement from the U.S. Department of Transportation comes as rail crossing collisions have increased over the past several years, following more than three decades of steady declines.

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  14. Police hunt for suspects after officer killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Police search from a helicopter for suspects in the shooting of a police officer, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015 in Fox Lake, Ill.

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  15. Sandburg alum, D230 Foundation Legacy Hall inductee receives...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Patch.com

    Darshan Jain, Sandburg a High School a Class of 1991 and District 230 Foundation Legacy Hall Class of 2013,a was selected by President Barack Obama as a one of only 108 recipientsa of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. He is Director of Mathematics and teaches at Stevenson High School.

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  16. Dragnet Expanded For 3 Suspects In Killing Of Illinois Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Police officers confer while searching for three suspects in Tuesday's shooting death of a police officer near Fox Lake, Ill., about 50 miles north of Chicago. Law enforcement authorities in Illinois have widened their search for three suspects wanted in connection with Tuesday's shooting death of a police officer in the community of Fox Lake.

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  17. Fair finances worth a lookRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Pike Press

    State and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollars to carnies to throw darts at balloons or toss ping-pong balls at fish bowls.

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  18. Politicians providing fiction, not fact on LongmeadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Daily Herald

    Algonquin Village President John Schmitt has gone to great lengths to put a positive spin on the Longmeadow highway and bridge project. This four-lane 50 mph highway would slice through quiet neighborhoods, near elementary and middle schools.

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  19. New state law reforms 9-1-1 funding, oversightRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Pike Press

    Pike County Emergency Telephone Systems Board discussed the new law when it met Aug. 10, Jim Sheppard, county board member who sits on the board, said at the Aug. 24 county board meeting. Signed by the governor June 29, according to a summary of legislative actions listed on the General Assembly website, ilga.gov, accessed Friday morning, Public Act 99-6 removes 9-1-1 centers from Illinois Commerce Commission oversight and places them instead under Illinois State Police authority, according to Sheppard.

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  20. Hunt for 3 suspects in Illinois officer's death widensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By DON BABWIN Associated Press FOX LAKE, Ill. - Law enforcement officials broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community after a methodical house-to-house search turned up nothing.

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