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Drive-By Shooting Leads to Car Accident

Police still investigating

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Fairmount May Miss Out on Slots

Need to protect Casino Queen cited as reason

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SOS Pushes Paperless Car Renewals

Your car may not be green, but your renewal can be

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Updated: Lincoln Shooting Investigation

Donald Letterle, 62, is dead

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I-55/Sangamon Avenue Roll-Over Snarls Traffic

Crews work to re-open an I-55/Sangamon Avenue ramp late Wednesday afternoon

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IDOT Hiring May Get Federal Scrutiny

A federal judge is being asked to appoint a monitor to keep an eye on political hiring in the Illinois…

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Idle ISP Cruisers Could Soon Hit the Road

Illinois lawmakers are pushing legislation to get 85 idle Illinois State Police cruisers on the road. Rep. Brian Stewart’s proposal…

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Champaign TB Patient Jailed

Man with TB jailed after defying court order to stay home

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Peoria’s Mayor Responds to “Twitter” Raid

Police raid home and seize computers over false Twitter account

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Ag Director Is Optimistic about Fair Repairs

$86 million impact last year

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Police Action Shooting in Lincoln Kills a Man

State police say he was armed and in an altercation with a woman.

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Top GOP Candidates Differ on Immigration Reform

The top two Republicans on this year’s ballot don’t agree when it comes to immigration reform. The state’s Republican nominee…

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Madigan Re-Elected to Run State Dems; Decision Not Unanimous

House Speaker Michael Madigan has been elected to his fifth term as chairman of the Illinois Democratic party.

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Downtown Accident Damages Several Vehicles

Several parked cars, hydrant hit

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Illinois State Fair 2014: “Making Memories”

It'll be here before you know it – the Illinois State Fair.

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On-Line Vehicle Registration Continues to Prove Popular, Saves Money

A growing number of Illinois vehicle owners are taking paper out of the procedure for renewing their registrations

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Audit: Police Training Money Misspent

A state audit has found that money intended to train police officers and coroners in Illinois was misspent on food and rooms at seminars.

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Man Convicted in 1957 Murder Appeals

A nearly 60-year-old case of a girl who was killed after being snatched off the street street is still making its way through the courts.

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America's most famous spokesclown has a new look and new TV ads.

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FDA moves to ban sale of e-cigarettes to minors

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The FDA proposes rules that would ban the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone under 18, but health advocates say it's not enough.

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U.S. considers clemency review of drug offenders

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New clemency guidelines are expected to make thousands of drug offenders eligible for a reduction in the sentences.

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Budget cuts will force 2K soldiers out of Army

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The U.S. Army will cut captains and majors as part of plans to reduce its active duty numbers due to budget cuts.