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14 hrs ago | The Raw Story
Police in Peoria, Illinois seized computers and cell phones while attempting to find the person responsible for a satirical Twitter account mocking the town's mayor.
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19 hrs ago | Techmeme
Twitter account impersonating Peoria, Illinois mayor leads to police raid, arrests - Fake Peoria mayor Twitter account prompts real raid of West Bluff house - Police searched a West Bluff house Tuesday and seized phones and computers in an effort to unmask the author of a parody Twitter account
23 hrs ago | Alabama Live
It started last February 26th, when Laura and John Howard's six year old son, John Randall, was diagnosed with a rare form of childhood cancer, Pediatric Melanoma.
The 120th Airlift Wing is conducting night flying operations tonight in the Great Falls area, with takeoff at 9 p.m. A C-130 from the Air National Guard unit in Peoria, Ill., is visiting Gore Hill this week for three days of flying to keep 120th airmen current on their qualifications.
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is asking a federal judge to throw out the lawsuit filed by one of his former employees.
This week's homework assignment for high school teachers: Give us the one personal prom memory that your students will get the biggest kick out of while they're shopping for dresses and trying on tuxes the next few weeks.
John Coleman, a TV weatherman for more than 60 years, including the last 20 at KUSI Channel 9/51, has decided to retire.
This month, which is National Autism Awareness Month, Easter Seals Central Illinois will be hosting autism awareness trainings and workshops to help educate the community and spread awareness.
Two women and a man from Illinois were arrested after posing as federal agents, handcuffing the residents of a house at 508 N. Dixieland Road and holding a man at gunpoint to force him to withdraw money from his bank, according to a news release from the Rogers Police Department.
I thought this would be the perfect time to write about what an awesome guy he is.