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  1. States move to reduce time spent on Common Core-based examRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... and English exams will only be given once a year, instead of twice. The 11 states involved are Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio and Rhode Island. "We've listened to the ...

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  2. Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... such skills. The state academy relies heavily on a curriculum called "Blue Courage," developed by a former Aurora, Illinois, police commander with support from the U.S. Justice Department. It was first used in 2013 at Arizona's largest police ... 3 comments

  3. Learning to Grow: Salvias beautify gardenRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... your borders to compliment larger plants. You'll find that they are keepers. • Donna Mack is a University of Illinois Extension master gardener for Kane County. The “Learning to Grow” column runs weekly during warmer months. ...

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  4. Another charged for heroin in Rock Island federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A Rock Island, Ill., man, Phil Trent, 50, of the 2900 block of 11 1/2 Ave., appeared in federal court this morning for arraignment on a charge of distribution of heroin resulting in death. Trent becomes the seventh defendant charged in the past year with distribution of heroin that resulted in death in the Rock Island Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of Illinois.

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  5. Illinois mom takes son's place at graduation after he diesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... reckless homicide with a motor vehicle. Dunigan, a quarterback on the football team who hoped to play at Southern Illinois University, was remembered during the ceremony as an athlete, scholar and a friend. After the ceremony, Jackson hugged her ...

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  6. Pearl Harbor kin seek new ID tests and closureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    ... became fast friends with O.C. McDonald, an orphan from South Dakota. During a visit to Bert's home in Grayslake, Illinois, "Mac" fell in love with Jacobson's sister, Norma. "If he hadn't brought my dad home to meet his sister, my mother, we - the ...

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  7. Central Illinois cancer survivors to celebrate Cancer Survivors Day in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Central Illinois cancer survivors, caregivers, family members, friends, and healthcare professionals will gather at the Decatur Conference Center & Hotel to celebrate Cancer Survivors Day on June 2. Officials say this event is sponsored by Cancer Care Specialists of Central Illinois, Decatur Memorial Hospital, and HSHS St. Mary's Hospital, and will aim to show that life after a cancer diagnosis can be productive, meaningful, and inspiring. This year's event marks the 28th annual National Cancer Survivors Day.

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  8. Illinois Democrats Vote Down Workers Comp BillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WIFR

    Illinois Democrats have sent another in a series of messages to Gov. Bruce Rauner by voting down elements of his pro-business agenda. The House staged votes Friday on four different measures that mirror the Republican governor's proposals to change the state's workers compensation law.

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  9. Military: Army infantryman from Illinois AWOL in ColoradoRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Fort Carson spokeswoman Daneta Johnson in Colorado Springs, Colorado, tells The Beacon-News that 20-year-old Danny Domres of Oswego was declared AWOL on May 11. Johnson said Domres was an infantryman who had served in the Army for three years. She says the Army is "concerned about his whereabouts and status."

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  10. Former Metropolis city employee accused of stealing gasolineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Metropolis Police Chief Harry Masse says a former Metropolis city employee is accused of stealing gasoline. Frank L. Henderson, 37, of Metropolis, Illinois faces the theft charge, according to the police chief.

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  11. Trio plead guilty to residential burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    ... , a petition to revoke probation can be filed, and they could be re-sentenced anywhere from four to 15 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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  12. Dozens In Nine States Sickened After Eating Raw TunaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Darien Daily Voice

    A salmonella outbreak that has afflicted 53 people in nine different states could be linked to raw tuna, according to NBC News. California is reporting 31 cases, but Arizona, Illinois, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin have also reported cases, NBC News reported.

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  13. Visualizing How Radiation Bombardment Boosts SuperconductivityRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center established at Brookhaven in partnership with Argonne and the University of Illinois to foster collaboration and maximize the impact of this research. "This study opens a new way forward for designing and ...

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  14. Embassy of Japan hires one more - Looser leaves McGuireWoods...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Politico

    ... HILL: Brian Looser is leaving McGuireWoods Consulting to return to the Hill and serve as senior policy adviser to Illinois GOP Sen. Mark Kirk . "It's been an honor to be a part of the McGuireWoods family, and I value all of the unique opportunities ...

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  15. Johnsburg School District 12 coach hiring vote violated OMA, Attorney General saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    JOHNSBURG – The Johnsburg School District 12 Board will have to re-vote to hire its high-school football coach after the Attorney General's Office concluded that the board's original vote violated the Open Meetings Act. Its Public Access Bureau in a four-page ruling Friday sided with the Northwest Herald, which filed a complaint that the March 10 vote violated the law because the vagueness of the meeting agenda gave the public no idea that any hirings were going to be made.

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  16. Salmonella outbreak linked to sushi sickens people in 9 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... California has been hit the hardest, with 31 cases reported. Additional cases have been reported in Arizona, Illinois, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. Though the source of the outbreak is unknown, the ...

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  17. Drew Peterson granted trial delay in murder-for-hire caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... of times while the new attorneys argued for a new trial. A decision is not expected for months. (WGN TV) A southern Illinois judge has granted Drew Peterson's request to delay his trial on charges that the former suburban Chicago police sergeant ...

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  18. Raw Tuna Suspected as Source of Salmonella Outbreak: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WebMD

    ... included raw tuna. While the bulk of cases, 31, are in California, eight other states are affected: Arizona (10), Illinois (1), Mississippi (1), New Mexico (6), South Dakota (1), Virginia (1), Washington (1) and Wisconsin (1), the agency said. Most ...

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  19. Illinois Prisons Director Resigns 2 Months After Taking JobRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WIFR

    She did not give a reason for the departure of the 54-year-old former U.S. State Department aide. Rauner named Stolworthy as acting director of the Department of Corrections on March 9. He previously worked for the State Department's Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs where he assessed foreign prison systems.

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  20. Salmonella outbreak may be caused by raw tunaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... of 31 cases is in California. There are 10 more cases in Arizona, six in New Mexico, and one each in Mississippi, Illinois, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. No one has died from this latest outbreak, but the illness has been severe ...

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