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  • Gophers Fall in Four to Illinois - Gophersports.comGophers Fall in Four to Illinois - Gophersports.com

    Gophersports.comGophers Fall in Four to IllinoisGophersports.comThe Gophers were on a 5-0 run before the Illini called a timeout, all during a Lauren Barnes serve rotation. Illinois responded and eventually tied the set at the 16-16 mark. The two teams traded points through 19-19 before Minnesota took a narrow 21 ...

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  • Man, 21, charged in stabbing of off-duty Chicago police officerMan, 21, charged in stabbing of off-duty Chicago police officer

    A South Deering man was charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with the domestic stabbing of an off-duty Chicago police officer Friday on the city's South Side, authorities said. David Johnson, 21, turned himself in to police about 8 hours after the attack, which took place in...

    Chicago Tribune / 3 h. 38 min. ago
  • Austin Peay 28, Eastern Illinois 13: 5 things we learned - Clarksville Leaf ChronicleAustin Peay 28, Eastern Illinois 13: 5 things we learned - Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

    Clarksville Leaf ChronicleAustin Peay 28, Eastern Illinois 13: 5 things we learnedClarksville Leaf ChronicleOne game. Chaos in the world of FCS football took place on Saturday afternoon, but one game is all Austin Peay could control. It all came down to this. In a battle of OVC second- and third-place teams, Austin Peay needed a win against Eastern Illinois ...Tanner with 2 TDs, Austin Peay beats Eastern Illinois 28-13WTOPall 17 news articles »

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  • Illinois-Springfield volleyball falls in GLVC semifinals - The State Journal-RegisterIllinois-Springfield volleyball falls in GLVC semifinals - The State Journal-Register

    Illinois-Springfield volleyball falls in GLVC semifinalsThe State Journal-RegisterEAST PEORIA - The University of Illinois Springfield's first trip to the Great Lakes Valley Conference Volleyball Championship Tournament came to an end in the semifinal round with Lewis beating the Prairie Stars 25-23, 25-23, 19-25, 25-11 at EastSide ...

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  • Man rubbed exposed genitals against woman at Orange Line station: ProsecutorsMan rubbed exposed genitals against woman at Orange Line station: Prosecutors

    A Harvey man is accused of rubbing his exposed genitals against a woman on crutches at the CTA's Orange Line station at Midway Airport, authorities said.The 34-year-old victim and her aunt had just exited an airport-bound train and had gotten on an escalator when David Brown followed behind them...

    Chicago Tribune / 4 h. 34 min. ago
  • Western Illinois boosts playoff bid with 28-14 win over SIUWestern Illinois boosts playoff bid with 28-14 win over SIU

    Wideout Jaelon Acklin caught a touchdown pass in setting a school record and ran for another, and Western Illinois beat Southern Illinois 28-14 on Saturday. The Leathernecks , ranked in the FCS top 10, are hopeful for a playoff bid when the field is announced Sunday.

    Illinois News / 4 h. 46 min. ago
  • Illinois Prep Boys Basketball Preseason Previews - Herald-WhigIllinois Prep Boys Basketball Preseason Previews - Herald-Whig

    Herald-WhigIllinois Prep Boys Basketball Preseason PreviewsHerald-Whig2016-17 season: 14-10 (9-1, first place in the Western Illinois Valley Conference). Returning starters: F Tanner Sussenbach, 6-3, Sr.; G Darian Drake, 5-10, Sr.; G Nathan Hendricker, 6-2, Soph.; G Joe Hendricker, 6-0, Sr. Other returning letterwinners ...

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  • In Illinois, an Election Battle Looms over the Bankrupting 'Blue Model' - National ReviewIn Illinois, an Election Battle Looms over the Bankrupting 'Blue Model' - National Review

    BurlingtonFreePress.comIn Illinois, an Election Battle Looms over the Bankrupting 'Blue Model'National ReviewSPRINGFIELD, Ill. — This state's story, which lately has been depressing, soon will acquire a riveting new chapter. In 2018 Illinois will have the nation's most important, expensive, and strange election.In Illinois, a looming battle over the bankrupting 'blue model'BurlingtonFreePress.comNew Illinois law creates tax credit for flooded propertiesHerald & Reviewall 53 news articles »

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  • 2 seriously wounded in shootings on South, West sides2 seriously wounded in shootings on South, West sides

    Two people were wounded Saturday in separate shootings on the city's South and West sides, Chicago police said. The latest attack happened about 5:35 p.m. in the Robert Taylor Homes neighborhood in the 4600 block of South Federal Street, police said. A 28-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and...

    Chicago Tribune / 5 h. 41 min. ago
  • Bartender's boyfriend charged with first-degree murder in her death, bail set at $10 millionBartender's boyfriend charged with first-degree murder in her death, bail set at $10 million

    A Coal City man has been charged with the shooting death of a 24-year-old New Lenox Township woman whom he had been dating recently, officials said. Will County authorities Saturday charged Jeremy Boshears, 32, with three counts of first-degree murder in the death of Kaitlyn Kearns. An arrest warrant...

    Chicago Tribune / 5 h. 49 min. ago
  • Officer among 2 injured after traffic stop in South ShoreOfficer among 2 injured after traffic stop in South Shore

    A Chicago police officer was among two people who were injured after a traffic stop Saturday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood. Shortly before 4:15 p.m., an officer attempted to curb a stolen vehicle in the 6800 block of South Jeffery Boulevard. Instead of stopping, the driver pulled away...

    Chicago Tribune / 5 h. 53 min. ago
  • Victim reports home invasion Saturday on North SideVictim reports home invasion Saturday on North Side

    A male victim reported being forced into his apartment and tied up before he was robbed Saturday afternoon on the North Side, Chicago police said. About 3:50 p.m., a male victim, whose exact age was not available, was forced by two suspects into his apartment in the 900 block of West Wrightwood...

    Chicago Tribune / 6 h. 8 min. ago
  • Ohio State, still trying to impress Playoff committee, blows out Illinois - USA TODAYOhio State, still trying to impress Playoff committee, blows out Illinois - USA TODAY

    USA TODAYOhio State, still trying to impress Playoff committee, blows out IllinoisUSA TODAYThere are Football Championship Subdivision teams that would beat Illinois by multiple scores, so extrapolating anything substantial from the lopsided win might be a lost cause — it's not like facing off against Illinois really prepares Ohio State to ...Ohio State's defense made its offense unstoppable against IllinoisLand-Grant Holy LandNo. 8 Ohio State routs Illinois, looks ahead to MichiganChicago Sun-TimesOhio State football clinches spot in Big Ten Championship with 52-14 win over Illinoiscleveland.comNJ.com -Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette -WKYC-TVall 348 news articles »

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  • Man found dead in cell at McHenry County JailMan found dead in cell at McHenry County Jail

    A 51-year-old man was pronounced dead Friday night after he was found unresponsive in a single cell at McHenry County Jail. According to a news release from the McHenry County coronr's office, the man was found unresponsive Friday during routine rounds. He was taken to Centegra Woodstock Medical...

    Chicago Tribune / 6 h. 57 min. ago
  • Marshall wants to be stronger vs. Illinois - Charleston Gazette-MailMarshall wants to be stronger vs. Illinois - Charleston Gazette-Mail

    Charleston Gazette-MailMarshall wants to be stronger vs. IllinoisCharleston Gazette-MailUnder new coach Brad Underwood, the former Oklahoma State and Stephen F. Austin leader, Illinois improved its record to 3-0 Friday night, beating DePaul 82-73 at Champaign. Freshman Mark Smith led the way with 21 points, lifting his season average to ...Illinois tops DePaul in matchup that should occur annuallyChicago TribuneSmith, Nichols career highs push Illinois past DePaulUSA TODAYIllinois-DePaul basketball: Game time, TV channel, how to watch onlineLandof10.comThe Champaign Room -Chicago Sun-Times -Writing Illiniall 66 news articles »

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  • Man dies after being found shot in driveway, Graylake police sayMan dies after being found shot in driveway, Graylake police say

    A 38-year-old man died early Saturday morning after being found shot in a Hainesville driveway in what police are describing as a domestic violence-related incident. Grayslake police were dispatched to 110 W. Big Horn Drive at 11:26 p.m. Friday, where the man was lying face down in the driveway...

    Chicago Tribune / 7 h. 43 min. ago
  • Woman fought off knife-wielding attacker by hitting him with her phone: Lake Forest policeWoman fought off knife-wielding attacker by hitting him with her phone: Lake Forest police

    A woman was able to fight off a knife-wielding attacker in Lake Forest Friday night by striking him in the head with her cell phone, Lake Forest police said. The victim said a man with a large kitchen knife approached her shortly before 5:20 p.m. in the 1000 block of North Western Avenue, according...

    Chicago Tribune / 8 h. 13 min. ago
  • TCF Bank in Oak Lawn robbed; FBI offering $1,000 reward for informationTCF Bank in Oak Lawn robbed; FBI offering $1,000 reward for information

    A TCF Bank in Oak Lawn was robbed Friday, according to the FBI. The man entered the bank at 10350 S. Pulaski Road at 12:52 p.m. and took an undisclosed amount of money, the FBI report said. He did not display a weapon. The suspect is described as being in his 40s and he wore an Arizona Cardinals...

    Chicago Tribune / 9 h. 34 min. ago
  • Rain, wind advisories in play for East Central IllinoisRain, wind advisories in play for East Central Illinois

    The National Weather Service has issued several advisories for our listening area: * A flash flood warning for northern Piatt, central DeWitt, northern Vermilion and northern Champaign counties until 3 p.m. Saturday. * A flood warning for the Sugar Creek at Milford from Sunday afternoon until Monday afternoon.

    Illinois News / 9 h. 35 min. ago
  • Cops warn of armed robberies on the South SideCops warn of armed robberies on the South Side

    Chicago police issued an alert warning of several armed robberies in recent weeks on the South Side. Police said a group of at least four people displayed a weapon and demanded victims' property or used force without a weapon. The robbery spree started about 4:30 a.m. Oct. 2 in the 200 block of...

    Chicago Tribune / 10 h. 53 min. ago
  • Milwaukee man charged in carjacking that killed accompliceMilwaukee man charged in carjacking that killed accomplice

    A Milwaukee man is facing felony charges after the carjacking of an 88-year-old man ended in a crash that killed his accomplice, police said. Deangelo Williams, 21, was charged Friday with aggravated vehicular hijacking with a firearm, armed robbery and murder, according to Chicago police. About...

    Chicago Tribune / 11 h. 32 min. ago
  • Newspaper investigation finds Illinois raffle irregularities - Wichita EagleNewspaper investigation finds Illinois raffle irregularities - Wichita Eagle

    Newspaper investigation finds Illinois raffle irregularitiesWichita EagleA newspaper investigation has found that at least a dozen raffles conducted largely by veterans' organizations in southwestern Illinois may not conform to state law. The Belleville News-Democrat investigation revealed that some Queen of Hearts raffles ...and more »

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  • Rain, wind advisories in play for East Central Illinois - Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteRain, wind advisories in play for East Central Illinois - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

    Rain, wind advisories in play for East Central IllinoisChampaign/Urbana News-GazetteUPDATE 1:30 p.m. Illinois State Police at Pesotum report that there are power lines down across both eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 74 between Urbana and Ogden and that traffic is being rerouted on to U.S. 150 at the University Avenue exit ...

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  • Man seriously wounded in Little Village shooting among 2 shotMan seriously wounded in Little Village shooting among 2 shot

    An 18-year-old man was seriously wounded about 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side, Chicago police said.  He was standing on the porch of a home in the 2300 block of South Sacramento Avenue when someone shot him in the abdomen, police said. He was taken in serious...

    Chicago Tribune / 17 h. 56 min. ago
  • After momentous week, prosecutor Kim Foxx says 'we have to right wrongs'After momentous week, prosecutor Kim Foxx says 'we have to right wrongs'

    Last week marked an extraordinary flurry of activity in Cook County’s main criminal courthouse as State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s first year in office comes to a close. In just four days, prosecutors at the Leighton Criminal Court Building dropped charges against 17 men in all, and two others claiming...

    Chicago Tribune / 18 h. 49 min. ago
  • District 214's Brooks to represent Illinois on national councilDistrict 214's Brooks to represent Illinois on national council

    Erin Brooks, executive director of the District 214 Education Foundation, has been selected to represent Illinois on the National School Foundations Association's Industry Leadership Council. Erin Brooks, the executive director of the District 214 Education Foundation, has been selected to represent Illinois on the National School Foundations Association's Industry Leadership Council.

    Illinois News / 23 h. 27 min. ago more
  • Will: In Illinois, a looming battle over the bankrupting 'blue model'Will: In Illinois, a looming battle over the bankrupting 'blue model'

    This state's story, which lately has been depressing, soon will acquire a riveting new chapter. In 2018 Illinois will have the nation's most important, expensive and strange election.

    Illinois News / 1 d. 3 h. 45 min. ago
  • Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants - STLtoday.comInvestigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants - STLtoday.com

    STLtoday.comInvestigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantsSTLtoday.comRadioactive waste continues to pour from Exelon's Illinois nuclear power plants more than a decade after the discovery of chronic leaks led to national outrage, a $1.2 million government settlement and a company vow to guard against future accidents, ...and more »

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  • Illinois launches initiative to find ill senior citizensIllinois launches initiative to find ill senior citizens

    Illinois has launched a new initiative that aims to inform police officers and the public of how to spot and assist elderly people suffering from dementia. Under the campaign, police recruits and officers statewide will be trained on warning signs, interacting with those affected by dementia and the criteria for initiating a Silver Search, a special category of missing persons focused on senior citizens.

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  • Illinois General Assembly Takes Steps to Address Sexual Harassment in GovernmentIllinois General Assembly Takes Steps to Address Sexual Harassment in Government

    In the past several months, it often seems like the news brings daily revelations of a new individual in a position of power committing sexual harassment, or even sexual assault, against employees. Springfield is no stranger to sexual harassment, as nearly 160 women and men signed an open letter detailing rampant sexual harassment in state government.

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  • Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantsInvestigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants

    This Oct. 17, 2017 photo shows the Braidwood Nuclear Generating Station in Braceville, Ill. Radioactive waste continues to pour from Exelon's Illinois nuclear power plants more than a decade after discovery of chronic leaks led to national outrage, a $1.2 million government settlement and a company vow to guard against future accidents, according to federal and state record reviewed by Better Government Association.

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  • Feds bust computer tech services scam ringa in Southern IllinoisFeds bust computer tech services scam ringa in Southern Illinois

    Federal prosecutors in southern Illinoisa on Thursday, Nov. 16 a announced indictments against six participants in a wide ranging computer tech support scam that victimized dozens of Illinois residents and raked in more than $25 million. A total of 14 people have been indicted in the computer pop-up scheme headquartered in Boyton Beach, Fla., that allegedly defrauded more than 40,000 people over the past four years.a Prosecutors say "at least 57" of the scam's victims live within the Southern District of Illinois, including multiple residents of St. Clair and Madison Counties.

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  • Feds bust computer tech services scam ring in Southern IllinoisFeds bust computer tech services scam ring in Southern Illinois

    Federal prosecutors in southern Illinois on Thursday, Nov. 16  announced indictments against six participants in a wide ranging computer tech support scam that victimized dozens... The post Feds bust computer tech services scam ring in Southern Illinois appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 1 d. 14 h. 36 min. ago
  • How Illinois' delegation voted on the Republican tax planHow Illinois' delegation voted on the Republican tax plan

    Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., speaks as the House Ways and Means Committee begins the markup process of the GOP's tax overhaul on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 6, 2017. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., speaks as the House Ways and Means Committee begins the markup process of the GOP's tax overhaul on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 6, 2017.

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  • Sigma Phi Epsilon at SIUE raises $9,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern IllinoisSigma Phi Epsilon at SIUE raises $9,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois

    EDWARDSVILLE The Illinois Eta Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville announced today a fundraising total of $9,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois from its recent Greek Goddess philanthropy event. The chapter increased its fundraising revenue by 73% at its annual philanthropic event as compared to the 2016 event.

    Illinois News / 1 d. 23 h. ago more
  • Flood victims in 18 Illinois counties eligible for tax credit under new lawFlood victims in 18 Illinois counties eligible for tax credit under new law

    Jose Lopez hauls equipment out of his flooded garage along Hillwood Circle in Round Lake Beach following torrential rains that flooded areas of Lake County on July 12, 2017. Jose Lopez hauls equipment out of his flooded garage along Hillwood Circle in Round Lake Beach following torrential rains that flooded areas of Lake County on July 12, 2017.

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  • Amtrak ramping up Midwestern service during Thanksgiving weekAmtrak ramping up Midwestern service during Thanksgiving week

    Passengers heading home for Thanksgiving on the train in Illinois and Michigan will have more options than usual on Nov. 22 and Nov. 26. As it has done for the past few years, Amtrak... The post Amtrak ramping up Midwestern service during Thanksgiving week appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 2 d. 7 h. 49 min. ago
  • Keystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South DakotaKeystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South Dakota

    TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in northeastern South Dakota, the company and state regulators reported Thursday. Crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning and activated emergency response procedures after a drop in pressure was detected resulting from the leak south of a pump station in Marshall County, TransCanada said in a statement.

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  • Three face attempted murder charge after shots fired at Pratt cruiserThree face attempted murder charge after shots fired at Pratt cruiser

    Three people have been charged with attempted murder after multiple shots were fired Wednesday evening at a Pratt police cruiser. Court records said Brian Cardona, Anthony Francis and Armando Castillo face that charge and also have been charged with wanton endangerment.

    Illinois News / 2 d. 10 h. 34 min. ago
  • Get a glimpse of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in SpringfieldGet a glimpse of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in Springfield

    A copy of the Gettysburg Address written by Abraham Lincoln himself will be displayed this month at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum in Springfield to mark the anniversary of... The post Get a glimpse of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address in Springfield appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 2 d. 13 h. 21 min. ago
  • Illinois man pleads not guilty to US representative threatIllinois man pleads not guilty to US representative threat

    An Illinois man has pleaded not guilty in federal court to threatening a U.S. representative at the Rockford office. The Rockford Register Star reports that the official isn't named in the documents.

    Illinois News / 2 d. 15 h. 18 min. ago
  • State program helps former offenders become entrepreneursState program helps former offenders become entrepreneurs

    Gov. Bruce Rauner and the state of Illinois have launched a new program to help formerly incarcerated men and women start their own businesses. The Pathway to Enterprise for Returning... The post State program helps former offenders become entrepreneurs appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 2 d. 16 h. 49 min. ago
  • Hospitalizations for mental health issues take toll on students, schoolsHospitalizations for mental health issues take toll on students, schools

    Fourth in an ongoing series examining mental health issues and public schools.  Students at Libertyville and Vernon Hills high schools are regularly put into cabs and sent for mental... The post Hospitalizations for mental health issues take toll on students, schools appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 3 d. 13 h. 49 min. ago
  • Expert says punitive approach doesn’t curb school truancyExpert says punitive approach doesn’t curb school truancy

    Truancy today goes way behind students skipping out of school to catch a ballgame. An expert on truancy says that a host of issues goes into students’ unexcused absences. “You need... The post Expert says punitive approach doesn’t curb school truancy appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 4 d. 17 h. 49 min. ago
  • Bid to close wage gap falls short in IllinoisBid to close wage gap falls short in Illinois

    Efforts to close the wage gap for female employees in Illinois will have to wait until at least January. The state Senate last week failed to override the governor’s veto of a bill... The post Bid to close wage gap falls short in Illinois appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 5 d. 16 h. 49 min. ago
  • Charity for Vietnam, other veterans shutting downCharity for Vietnam, other veterans shutting down

      Twenty-four states, including Illinois, announced action that dissolves a Rockford-based charity after it falsely claimed to help Vietnam and other veterans overcome joblessness... The post Charity for Vietnam, other veterans shutting down appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 8 d. 16 h. 7 min. ago
  • Illinois Congressional delegation: How they votedIllinois Congressional delegation: How they voted

    Report for week ending November 3 , 2017.   UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES   Medicare Cost Controls: The House on Nov. 2 voted, 307 for and 111 against, to abolish... The post Illinois Congressional delegation: How they voted appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 11 d. 3 h. 16 min. ago
  • Data shows Illinois public schools made progressData shows Illinois public schools made progress

    Switching to the SAT as the measuring stick for high school students in Illinois seemed to agree with many students as a host of school districts across the state saw double-digit jumps... The post Data shows Illinois public schools made progress appeared first on Chronicle Media.

    Chronicle Media / 12 d. 17 h. 39 min. ago