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Home Sales Stagnant, Prices Up

Fall slow down in housing market


Former President Visits Central Illinois

Carter says he still has plenty to offer the world


U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth Retires from Military

Duckworth was commissioned with the Army Reserves in 1992 and joined the Illinois Army National Guard in 1996.


No Vote on Fracking Rules Until November

It's grappling with how to ensure regulations are fair to industry while protecting the environment.


Illinois Supreme Court Expands Electronic Filing

The Illinois Supreme Court has said it will start giving courts a chance to electronically file criminal and traffic case documents.

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No Ebola Concerns at Central Illinois Community Blood Center

There are steps in place to ensure Ebola doesn't spread in central Illinois through a, perhaps, unusual method.

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Candidates Tout Vets Credentials

Each says he has a coalition


Activists Target Springfield’s Catholic Community

Organization says local bishop not inclusive despite Vatican's missive


Woman Found Dead Near Cook & Dirksen Identified

Springfield Police are still trying to figure out how a woman ended up dead near a busy intersection.


Callis Says GOP Budget “All Wrong”

Callis in Springfield. Not worried about lack of DCCC support

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Lottery Game Benefits Breast Cancer Research

October Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Is Columbus Day Passe?

Some don't know why the country marks this day


Rauner Says Prisons Should Be Improved

Rauner says prison is unsafe for inmates, employees


Should AG’s Office Be a Corruption-buster?

Madigan: Not top priority Schimpf: It should be


Oberweis: Term Limits Are Good for POTUS, Why Not Everyone Else?

Calls for twelve years for members of Congress


Lower Fat Milk Is on the Diet for WIC

Kids under two still get two percent


Updated: Palos Plane Crash Kills Three

Report: Twin Beech headed from Midway to Kansas

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Making headlines this week


A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers.

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Student opens fire in high school north of Seattle

People embrace in front of school busses at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash.

A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.

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Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles


More than 200,000 rear-facing car seats are being recalled.

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U.S.: Ground offensive against ISIS months away in Iraq


Iraqi forces are months away from being able to start a sustained ground offensive against the Islamic State.

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Senator wants Internet companies to shun ‘fast lanes’


U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy pressed Internet providers to not strike deals that may help some websites load faster than others.