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2 hrs ago | The News-Gazette
Weeks after calling for a study of the potential for increased service along Amtrak's Chicago to Carbondale route, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is holding a hearing in Champaign Wednesday on freight train interference along the corridor.
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6 hrs ago | Illinoisreview
The Committee for Legislative Reform and Term Limits, chaired by GOP gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner, held a press conference today demanding the Illinois Supreme Court act quickly in deciding if a Term Limits amendment can be put before the voters in November.
10 hrs ago | WIFR
The Illinois Department of Public Health has confirmed the first human West Nile virus case reported in Illinois for 2014.
14 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald
A new series of interpretive statues and corresponding wayside panels are in the process of being installed in nine Route 66 communities along the famous highway in Illinois.
Governor Pat Quinn claims Illinois' economy is improving faster than at any time since the 1980's.
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan wants portions of a lawsuit filed against Treasurer Dan Rutherford's office dropped, and a court to sanction the former staff lawyer who filed it.
The Long-Term Care Ombudsman program is designed to help people living in nursing homes.
Kenneth Matlock was charged with one count of felony bank robbery Monday. He was arrested shortly after the robbery Friday.
A federal appeals court has taken on the issue of pay-to-play corruption in Illinois under disgraced ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Federal auditors have found that Illinois used faulty methods for withdrawing federal Medicaid money, resulting in overdraws the state later had trouble repaying.
Bruce Rauner is the "Mitt Romney of Illinois politics". Rauner has joked that he's not even in the 1 percent, but rather the 0.1 percent, and his net worth is reportedly almost $1 billion.
A new study says Illinois has been losing some of its best students to colleges in other states - and once they leave, they are not likely to return.
Since becoming available to the public in January, 22 other states recognize the Illinois permit, meaning it authorizes the holder to carry there.
Bedford scientist Paul Hoff shows the latest laser component he is working on in his Nashua laboratory.
The risk of travel delays and interruptions to outdoor activities caused by blinding downpours and incidents of flash and urban flooding will sweep southeastward across the North Central states.
The Belleville News Democrat reports that 25-year-old Melissa D. Barton of Troy was arrested Thursday at the Abraham Lincoln Capitol Airport in Springfield.
A Republican group tied to hedge fund billionaire Paul Singer plans to spend at least $2 million between now and Election Day to boost congressional candidates who share its views in favor of gay rights.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:10 pm
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