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Unions want Expedited Ruling in Pensions Suit

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A coalition of labor unions and state retirees is asking a judge for an expedited ruling in a case challenging the constitutionality of Illinois' pension law. 

Report: State Agency Broke Hiring Rules for Years

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The state's top ethics investigator says the Illinois Department of Transportation improperly hired more than 250 employees in the past decade. 

Supreme Court Won't Take Up Term Limits Issue

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois Supreme Court is refusing to take up an appeal of a lower court's ruling that prohibits a vote on term limits from appearing on the November ballot.

Raccoon School Deficit Spending, State Aid Proration to Blame

Raccoon Grade School Superintendent Matt Renaud says that the district has about four years worth of cash reserves saved up before deficit spending stemming from a 89% proration of General State Aid becomes a problem.

Exhibition Shooting Sports Matches a Success

Salem High School to Deficit Spend in 2015

Salem Chamber of Commerce Member Details Trip that Netted Holiday Inn Express

New Engineering Technology Company Coming to Salem

South Central Schools to Deficit Spend in 2014-2015 School Year

IDOT Cuts Positions Following Questions on Hiring

Storms Knock Out Power in Fayette County

Several Incidents at Vandalia Prison Following Power Outage

Unemployment Bumps Up a Bit Again, but still Down From 2013

Quinn, Rauner Agree To Debate

Police Beat for Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Rauner, Quinn Neck To Neck In Recent Poll

Rauner Making Last Ditch Effort For Term Limits

Cyberattack Compromises Patient Info at Crossroads Hospital

Murray Parents Association to Appeal Federal Court Decision

Iuka Teachers Agree to Salary Freeze to Help Cash-Strapped District

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How Peer Pressure Guilts People Into Charity

If you've done the ice bucket challenge, it's probably because another person nominated you to do it. And maybe you did it out of the goodness of your heart, or maybe you did it because you didn't want to shell out $100 to charity.There's no doubt that the viral trend has raised millions of dollars and an immeasurable ...

Heavy Rain Across the Midwest Brings Flash Flooding

Very heavy rain across parts of the Midwest early this morning sparked off flash flooding from northern Illinois to Indiana.Cars on local highways in Blackford County, Indiana, had to be abandoned as rapidly rising waters washed out roads, authorities said.If flooding was not enough, a house caught on fire in Hartford ...

Homeland Warns of ISIS Retaliation in US by Sympathizers

Federal authorities Friday urged law enforcement across the country to be alert for possible attacks inside the United States in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic group ISIS, the brutal terrorist group that beheaded American journalist James Foley and has seized vast swaths of territory in Iraq and S ...

Ice Bucket Challenge Becomes a Halloween Costume

The ice bucket challenge might have finally reached its tipping point.The viral trend to raise awareness for ALS by dumping frigid water on your head has become a Halloween costume.For $39.99, you'll get what looks like a shower curtain attached to an upside-down, blue bucket and an empty ice cube tray. "We've receive ...

Couple Tries to Sneak into Maternity Ward with Fake Babies, Police Say

Census: Net Worth of Average US Household Drops 7%

James Foley's Siblings Say US Could Have Done More to Save Him

Steven Sotloff's Family Waits While Son Is Held by ISIS

Storm Blasts Dust, Sand Through the California Skies

Tensions Begin to Ease as National Guard Ordered to Leave Ferguson

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Sandoval Drops Season Opener....SC Hosts DH...Lady Bobcats Host St Elmo

Sandoval Drops Season Opener....SC Hosts DH...Lady Bobcats Host St Elmo

Hornettes Capture Own Tournament Title...Centralia's Lacey McTall was 3rd Overall

Hornettes Capture Own Tournament Title...Centralia's Lacey McTall was 3rd Overall

Posey helps Giants beat Cubs 5-3 in nightcap

Posey helps Giants beat Cubs 5-3 in nightcap

No Mo'ne on mound, Philly loses to Chicago in LLWS

No Mo'ne on mound, Philly loses to Chicago in LLWS

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Red Sox Land Cuban OF Castillo

The Boston Red Sox have reportedly agreed to terms with Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo on a seven-year deal worth approximately $72 million.  The heavily bac ...

Saints' Graham Fined $30K for Dunks

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham was fined $30,000 on Friday by the NFL for dunking on the goalpost ...

Tim Howard Taking 1-Year Break from US National Team

Goalie Tim Howard announced Thursday he will take a one-year off from the United States men's national soccer ...

ESPN: Timberwolves Set to Acquire Thaddeus Young from the 76ers

Even though the Minnesota Timberwolves are set to lose one of the game's best players in Kevin Love, they wil ...

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Man Hands Foul Ball Catch to Terminally-Ill Mom

John Oberg was amazed to catch a foul ball a Detroit Tigers game last week, and promptly handed it to his mother.Though the catch was great, what was most surprisin ...

Walgreen's Prescription Database Back Up After Temporarily Glitch

Walgreen's pharmacies nationwide were unable to fill prescriptions for part of the day Friday due to a techni ...

Does Eating Breakfast Really Help Weight Loss?

Is breakfast still the most important meal of the day? A recent study found eating or not eating breakfast ma ...

Toxic Tea Victim Continues to Improve

  The Utah woman who burned her mouth and throat drinking iced tea made with a toxic cleaning agent is im ...


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Find Out the Name of Pete Wentz's New Baby Boy

Pete Wentz welcomed his new baby boy, People magazine reports.The rock star, 35, and his girlfriend Meagan Camper had a son, Saint Lazslo, this past Wednesday, his ...

Stacy Keibler Welcomes Daughter Ava Grace

Actress and host Stacy Keibler has welcomed her baby girl, Ava Grace, on Wednesday and revealed the good news ...

Mila Kunis Shares the Advice Robin Williams Gave Her

Mila Kunis worked with Robin Williams in the 2013 film, The Angriest Man in Brooklyn.Before he died, she reca ...

Wilmer Valderrama Writes B-Day Message for Demi Lovato

Wilmer Valderrama wrote his girlfriend Demi Lovato a sweet birthday message on Instagram this week.The 34-yea ...

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