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  1. Local tech firm supports women in engineering at UICRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Knowles Corporation, an Itasca, Illinois, tech company specializing in acoustic electronics, has committed $100,000 to the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Engineering to support a scholarship program for female engineering students and a summer program for high school students interested in engineering. "Our mission is to ensure that groups underrepresented in STEM have the opportunity to achieve their highest educational goals and realize both personal and professional success," says Peter Nelson, dean of the UIC College of Engineering.


  2. Weekend Results from an MSU Playoff Perspective - Week 5Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Only Colors

    ... Oct. 25th. Mizzou now becomes a slight threat for a playoff spot, but again SEE: Loss to IU at home. Nebraska 45 - Illinois 14. A win gets Nebraska into the top 20 and puts a some shine on the MSU game this week. A win over Nebraska looks a bit ...


  3. Big weekend for Big Red: Nebraska's chance to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, file phot, Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah looks toward the crowd before an NCAA college football game against Illinois in Lincoln, Neb.


  4. Iowa Troopers Steal $100,000 in Poker Winnings From Two Players Driving Through the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The Des Moines Register highlights an Iowa forfeiture case, the subject of a federal lawsuit filed this week, in which state troopers took $100,000 in winnings from two California poker players traveling through the state on their way back from a World Series of Poker event in Joliet, Illinois. The case illustrates several of the themes I discussed in a recent column explaining how cops became highway robbers: Cops can always find an excuse to stop you.


  5. Divorce law out of sync with same-sex marriageRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... recognition state to tie the knot. If they're seeking an uncontested divorce, California, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Minnesota and Vermont - along with the District of Columbia - have loosened residency requirements, though they won't address child ...


  6. Partly cloudy skies tonight, more clouds and warmer temperatures on Thursday: Akron Weather ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... The nearest precipitation is a large area of rain in Minnesota and Wisconsin with another swath of rain in western Illinois. These systems are expected to impact Ohio's weather on Friday. Temperatures today are in the mid-60s, and highs will be in ...


  7. Sounders on Campus: On to Conference PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sounder at Heart

    ... he's come back, all of which were at home. First was a 4-1 thumping of Santa Barbara, then a 2-1 win over Southern Illinois in which Morris assisted the first Stanford goal. Then he assisted both goals in a 2-1 over Delaware and finally he scored ...


  8. West Nile found in McDonough CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The McDonough County Health Department has confirmed the presence of West Nile Virus in two pools of water in McDonough County. The health department said that they, along with the Miller-Hunt virology lab at Western Illinois University, have been conducting mosquito surveillance since May. The mosquitoes that tested positive were collected August 21 and September 9 from two different areas, the health department reported.


  9. SIUE, Illinois colleges land $10 million grant to boost job trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A consortium of Illinois higher educational institutions led by Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has received a nearly $10 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to help spur job training for students. The grant was awarded to the Building Illinois' Bioeconomy consortium, which includes SIUE, Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey; Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield; Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg; and Southeastern Illinois College in Harrisburg.


  10. 'Dangerous' animal rights protestor should remain locked up, feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

    A Californian animal rights protestor who allegedly freed 2,000 mink from an Illinois fur farm is a "danger to the community" who should be kept locked up, federal prosecutors say. Kevin Johnson, 27 and his codefendant, Tyler Lang, 25, allegedly released the animals from a mink farm in Morris, 65 miles southwest of Chicago, last August, then daubed the walls of a barn with the words "Liberation is Love," the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.


  11. Steel's Bergh named CCM Forward of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... at Colorado College . The Steel (1-0-0) continue the regular season at home at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville, Illinois on Friday, October 3rd against the expansion Bloomington Thunder (1-0-0). Faceoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Headquartered in ...


  12. Rauner promises to speed up coal mine permit processRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    ... not be used without permission of the author. Knight Hawk Coal Co. president Steve Carter (left) is pictured with Illinois Sen. David Luechtefeld, GOP gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner, republican county board president Bobby Kelly, republican ...


  13. New Poll: Rauner leads by 6, Cross by 10, Topinka by 22Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

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  14. Pike 4-H to celebrate National 4-H WeekRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Pike Press

    Pike County 4-H'ers will join 7 million 4-H members across the country in celebrating National 4-H Week Oct. 5-11, according to Tammi Koltveit, Pike County 4-H and youth development program coordinator, speaking during the annual 4-H presentation to the Pike County Board Sept. 22. The first 4-H club in Illinois was established in 1915 in Macoupin County, according to Amanda Cole, Unit 18 Extension director, speaking by phone Thursday morning.


  15. PSC Trustee Candidacy Petitions AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... In order to qualify, a candidate must be at least 18 years old, a citizen of the United States, have resided in Illinois Community College District 515 for at least one year, be a registered voter, and have petition signatures from a minimum of 50 ...


  16. More Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A defense lawyer in a case of two animal rights activists accused of releasing 2,000 minks on an Illinois farm says he'll challenge the constitutionality of the federal Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act under which they're charged. When lawyer Michael Deutsch told Judge Milton Shadur the statute's name at a Wednesday hearing in Chicago, Shadur laughed and said, "Really?" Deutsch said later Wednesday the statute is overly broad and that the use of "terrorism" in its title could prejudice jurors.


  17. Paducah Power GM resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... electric. Paducah Power System has a contract for electricity from the Prairie State Energy Campus, a southwestern Illinois power plant that was funded by municipalities like Paducah and other small Midwestern communities. The 1,600-megawatt plant ...


  18. Big Ten awards race tracker: Week 5Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... Away we go ... 1. Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah (six first-place votes): Abdullah had another 200-yard day against Illinois as his fantastic season continues. He has run for more than 100 yards in each of the last two years against this week's ...


  19. Donations drying up for Lincoln library foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... million so far this year. House Speaker Michael Madigan introduced legislation this spring that would separate the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency and the museum. Madigan says the Lincoln library is held back because it needs permission for ...


  20. The Sand Creek Massacre Is a Textbook Lesson in What Happens When History Is RewrittenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    ... that the DU report will not go nearly as easy on Evans -- but then, the Sand Creek Massacre did not happen in Illinois. "Unlike other Indian agents and territorial governors, Evans did not recognize any rights of indigenous people to be on the ...