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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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District 186 Still Discussing Calendar Changes

No action taken to alter next year's school calendar

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Deadly Pig Virus Spreads

Piglets are killed, farmers are hurting, consumers pay more

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Illinois Corn Is Off to a Slow Start

Cool so far; corn five percent planted

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More Heads in Beds

State's hotel occupancy at highest rate since 2007

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Happy Earth Day!

It should be every day, says the governor

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Assault Alleged at Band Competition

Freeburg, O'Fallon schools sued

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Concerns Remain about Juvenile Justice

Minorities overrepresented, study suggests

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Oral History to Celebrate Community Colleges

Fiftieth anniversary

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

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A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Washington state eyes building ban after deadly mudslide

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Snohomish County is considering a six-month ban on new construction in landslide-prone areas.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Brian Williams raps ‘Gin & Juice’

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After he leaves the "NBC Nightly News," Brian Williams might have a future in music.

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Obama reassures Japan, other allies as Asia trip begins

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Chinese state media greeted Obama's arrival with accusations the U.S. of wants to "cage" the emerging superpower.

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‘Bridgegate’ scandal threatens next World Trade Center tower

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The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked Gov. Chris Christie's administration is threatening the next World Trade Center.