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  1. Daines goes positive - Rauner up by 4 in Dem poll - New PAC: No...Read the original story

    49 min ago | Politico

    ... a handshake means something and your word is your bond," he says. http://youtu.be/FwTHMcUpGU4 - Rauner up 4 in Illinois, poll finds: A new poll from the Democratic firm Harstad Strategic Research. shows Republican Bruce Rauner narrowly ahead of ...

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  2. Lake Zurich Middle School prinicipal to take helm at AtteaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Glenview Announcements

    ... of the Year Award. Richter has his bachelor's and master's degrees in speech communication from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and is currently working toward a doctorate from DePaul University in educational leadership. In his time ...

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  3. Editorial: The real goal of the millionaire tax referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Daily Herald

    Do Illinois' political leaders really want to know what you think about an extra income tax for millionaires? Gov. Pat Quinn made a ceremony out of signing a bill Tuesday at an elementary school in Berwyn that will put just that question on the Nov. 4 ballot.

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  4. Agency could cut hours at Illinois historic sitesRead the original story

    29 min ago | Washington Times

    Budget cuts will force the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency to consider cutting hours at some state historic sites after the Labor Day holiday weekend, agency director Amy Martin says.

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  5. Next phase of Midwest high-speed rail work to start this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... the "siding" tracks in Normal, McLean and Lexington, said Scott Speegle, passenger rail marketing manager for the Illinois Department of Transportation. The tracks allow two trains to be at the same location at the same time. Full story: Bloomington ...

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  6. New Bill Would Create 'License To Discriminate' For Religious Adoption AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | ThinkProgress

    ... doesn't mention "same-sex" anywhere, it specifically references "some States, including Massachusetts, California, Illinois, and the District of Columbia," four places where recognition of same-sex unions conflicted with Catholic Charities, which ...

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  7. Pike landowners advised against granting pipeline survey accessRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pike Press

    ... counties," Blake Roderick, executive director of the Pike County Farm Bureau, said. "It looks as if it crosses the Illinois River at Meredosia and heads southeast to Patoka." The company planning to install the line, Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., ...

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  8. Smart Grid Is on ISUa s RaderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... how much electric power is used, and when, with lower prices for periods of lower demand. The grant from the Illinois Science and Energy Innovation Foundation is funding projects such as writing curricula and building a diorama and simulated ...

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  9. Doing the same thing over and overRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lincoln Daily News

    ... from AP for publication in many papers in the nation or region. The first story was about the gubernatorial race in Illinois where the democrat governor is running on increasing the taxes in Illinois while the republican candidate is, of course, ...

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  10. Wlodarzyk-Drozd, Lebedev-Kolodziej Double Set For 9/27Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Boxing Scene

    ... has been inactive since a 6th round stoppage of aged former champ Giacobe Fragomeni last December in Chicago, Illinois. The bout was their third in a series spanning more than four years. The two fought to a draw in 2009, followed by an 8th round ...

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  11. It's been the perfect career for Lincoln letter carrier Mark HumbertRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Fieldhouse in Peoria." Later on Humbert said that both the 1970 and 1973 Railer teams were inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame. As a member of that 1970 team, he counts the induction into the hall of fame as the highlight of ...

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  12. Journalist suing CTA over denied request for Ventra contract recordsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... right to the documents partially because of "a long and unfortunate history of patronage and questionable deals in Illinois public transportation and in City of Chicago privatization." The suit claims the CTA willfully violated FOIA laws and is ...

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  13. Michigan inmates may get costly hepatitis C drugRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Angela Minicuci says the drug is being provided on a "case by case" basis to non-inmate Medicaid patients. Illinois and other states are restricting Sovaldi's use, according to a July 23 earnings call held by the drug's maker, California-based ...

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  14. Consumer advocates watching Exelon-Integrys dealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    Energy watchdog groups are worried that Exelon's Corp.'s plan to buy one of its business competitors will be bad for northern Illinois electricity customers.

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  15. Kids' Identification and Safety Seat event to be held August 1 at Walgreens in SchaumburgRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    In an effort to keep children safe and parents worry-free this summer, the Illinois Tollway and Illinois State Police District 15 have scheduled a free Kids Identification and Safety Seat event at Walgreens in Schaumburg this week.

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  16. Jackie Robinson West pushes for Little League World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

    ... has a chance to reach the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Penn. The Jackie Robinson West team won the Illinois championship last Saturday and are now headed to the Great Lakes Championships in Indianapolis. Last season, Jackie Robinson ...

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  17. Rep. Robin Kelly introduces bill banning marketing firearms to kids; NRA objectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    Rep. Robin Kelly released "The 2014 Kelly Report on Gun Violence in America," the first-ever Congressional analysis of the nation's gun violence epidemic that offers a blueprint for ending the crisis.

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  18. 5 things you don't need to know but might want to and what's trending on GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    ... complaints . Do-not-call lists and telemarketing represented the fastest-growing category of complaints. O'Fallon, Illinois, could be home to a new sports complex after the St. Clair County Board's approval of the addition of more than 45 acres to ...

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  19. Chicago and Illinois, tired of change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Of course, many new voters turned out because a candidate looked like them, or because their professors brainwashed them into voting for supposed change.

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  20. Football coach takes on A.D. role at MascoutahRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat

    - From the time that Scott Battas graduated from Northern Illinois University over a decade ago, one of his goals was to be a football coach and athletic director at the high school level. The Indians' football coach since the 2009 season, Battas has ...

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