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A New Law Will Support Community Health Workers

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Fly Fido to the moon in space send-off for deceased pets

A Texas company is offering a unique send off for beloved pets by placing their remains in a capsule and blasting them off into space.

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Next Obamacare enrollment period faces bumpy road

Consumers buying coverage through the federal HealthCare.gov site are likely to still have technical difficulties.

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More cats than people: Felines take over N.Y. island

WATCH: A tiny island near Buffalo is overrun by cats, thanks to hundreds of abandoned felines.

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REVIEW: ‘Get On Up’ won’t let James Brown fans down

It ain't braggin' if you back it up, and James Brown, warts and all, was one of the most important musical and cultural figures of the 20th century.

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Kirk, Durbin Want Action on Carp

Senators want to keep the pest out of the Great Lakes

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Watch Out for Funny Money

Dollar General, McDonald's are among places where it's being passed

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 1

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Worker Comp Claims Dropping

Workers’ compensation rates are set to drop in Illinois for the third year in a row

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Fair Time Almost Here

Preview night Thursday August 7th

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Divided House abandons vote on border bill

Congress will take a five-week vacation without addressing the immigration crisis.

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Ravens’ Rice publicly apologizes to wife for domestic violence

The running back apologizes to his wife for hitting her, vowing to be an "ambassador against domestic violence."

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Lorde curating ‘Hunger Games’ soundtrack

The 17-year-old pop star is recording a single for the third installment of the franchise.

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David Cassidy reportedly skips court for race track

The '70s heartthrob was reportedly at the race track while his attorney was in court representing him on a drunken driving charge.

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Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash Identified

Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards has identified the man killed Wednesday in a motorcycle accident.

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PHOTOS: Inside Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

Five years after the King of Pop's death, his iconic California home is about to be sold.

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Accident at Clear Lake and I-55 Sends Four to Hospital

Traffic near a stand-still on southbound I-55 near Clear Lake as crews work to clear an accident

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‘World Trade Center’ ship dates to pre-Revolutionary America

A vessel unearthed at the World Trade Center site dates back to three years before the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

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Adults embrace art, science sleepovers

Kids have been sleeping overnight in museums across the country for years and now adults are getting in on the fun.

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Jobless claims up, wage growth starting to push higher

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but the underlying trend pointed to a stronger labor market.

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US Rep. Davis: OK With Lawsuit Against Obama

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Whether President Obama winds up at the defense table or not, one of Illinois' Republican Congressmen is defending the move to sue him

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Audit: State Wait Times for Nursing Care Claims 3 Months

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Audit finds may seeking state-paid nursing home care have been waiting more than 90 days for a decision on their cases

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The Fix for Illinois in 98 Steps

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Ex-lawmaker, ex-revenue chief co-write new book

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State Fairgrounds Repairs Are Ongoing

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IHPA is also short of cash

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A New Law Will Support Community Health Workers

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