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Some Chatham Residents Demanding Answers About Water Quality

Village severed ties with CWLP two years ago

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City Code Updated to Allow Uber, Lyft, Others to Operate

Springfield city code has been updated, and ridesharing services like Uber can now operate here.

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Comptroller Special Election Bill Drafted; No Guarantee of Action

Thursday is drawing near, and Illinois lawmakers and the governor say nothing has been worked out yet regarding a 2016 election for comptroller

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Decisions to Close School Often Tough Call

Dangerous cold on its way Tuesday night, Wednesday

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in Entertainment

‘Dad fashion’ is hot and this Instagram proves it

These #FashionDads make style look effortless.

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AC/DC, Jack White, Drake to headline Coachella

David Guetta, Steely Dan, Hozier, Azealia Banks, and dozens of other acts are among the lineup for the 2015 fest.

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Palazzolo Ramps Up Campaign

Outlines the first of several initiatives ahead of primary

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in Sports

Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball writers elected four players for the first time since 1955.

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in Music, Entertainment

The new Sony Walkman costs $1,120. Seriously.

Before smartphones and iPods, the Sony Walkman reigned supreme.

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Three Year Old Dies in Gillespie

Illinois State Police are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who sustained life-threatening injuries in Gillespie.

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2014 Fourth Coldest Year on Record in Illinois

The numbers are in for 2014, and it was a cold year.

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in Lifestyle

DASH named best diet for fifth straight year

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig, and the Mayo Clinic Diet all earned high marks as well.

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in Viral Videos

Watch what happens when young boys are told to slap a girl

An Italian company asks several boys to hit a girl in this viral video that is making headlines around the world.

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Republican reign begins in Congress

The party aims to roll back President Barack Obama's immigration, energy, and health care policies.

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Will Rauner Carry Through on Campaign Promises for Education?

Superintendent Jennifer Gill says she is confident

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in Sports

Toronto Maple Leafs fire head coach

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Randy Carlyle.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Jan. 6.

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in Weird

Have you heard the one about the Arizona sasquatch?

Transportation officials say there's no mystery about the image of several dark objects taken by a traffic camera.

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in Lifestyle, National

Girl Scouts start new year with new cookies, technology

Girl Scouts is launching three new cookie flavors, including two that are Gluten-free!

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NFL unhappy penalty reversed in Lions’ playoff loss

The controversial decision cast a shadow over Sunday's playoff game between Dallas and Detroit.

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Illinois Basketball Museum to Open in Pontiac

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A museum dedicated to Illinois basketball glory will open to fans by 2016.

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Effingham Cross Draws Nearly 10k Visitors

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9,479 people visited the Cross at the Crossroads.

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Illinois Threatens to Withhold Funds if School Districts Don’t Test

Student Testing

Chicago Public Schools have already declined to offer the PARCC assessment tests.

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Springfield Teen Taken Charged in Tuttle Murder

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A 16 year old Springfield youth has been charged with First Degree Murder in Tuttle's death.

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Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

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The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.