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Monday, November 11, 201311/11/2013

LGBT Group: Legalization of Same Sex Marriage Is Not the End

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Equality Illinois says bullying and discrimination remain problems

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Sunday, November 10, 201311/10/2013

Organizers Ban Campaigning at Veterans Day Parade

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The annual Veterans Day parade in Illinois’ capital city has a new rule this year: No politicians, and no campaigning.…

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Sunday, November 10, 201311/10/2013

Health Care Cancellations: 2 Intimate Views

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Millions of Americans who buy their own health insurance are getting cancellation notices and Shonn Hild of central Illinois is…

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Sunday, November 10, 201311/10/2013

U.S. Senators to Discuss Help for Kids with Allergies

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U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk want states to improve school access to medication used to treat children’s allergy…

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Sunday, November 10, 201311/10/2013

Farming Jobs Could Be Affected by Lack of Action on Horse Racing Bill

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When you’re tallying up what didn’t get to the finish line at the Statehouse this fall, don’t forget horse racing.…

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Saturday, November 9, 201311/09/2013

Is Farming an Old Person’s Game?

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Farming seems to be an older person’s game, and new research shows that can lead to financial trouble. Norm Walzer…

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Saturday, November 9, 201311/09/2013

IL Awards $100K in Grants for Wildlife

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Illinois officials are awarding $100,000 in grants from donated funds to wildlife preservation projects. The Wildlife Preservation Fund is a…

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Saturday, November 9, 201311/09/2013

Panel: 3-Year Suspension for ex-Blagojevich Aide

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An attorney disciplinary board has recommended that Rod Blagojevich’s former chief of staff be suspended from practicing law for three…

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Friday, November 8, 201311/08/2013

Arrest Made in Bank Robbery

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Virden man in custody for robbery of Warren-Boynton State Bank

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Friday, November 8, 201311/08/2013

Quinn Selects Running Mate

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Gov. Pat Quinn has selected former Chicago schools CEO and 2002 gubernatorial candidate Paul Vallas as his running mate in 2014.