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2014/12/19 02:24
2014/12/19 02:24
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The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services does not keep track of how many children disappear in a given year or the locations from which they vanish, the audit found. The agency reports...
2014/12/19 02:24
2014/12/19 02:24
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2014/12/17 13:13
2014/12/17 13:13
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Outgoing Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and incoming Republican Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner are among the politicians scheduled to speak Wednesday morning at a memorial gathering honoring late state...
2014/12/15 11:41
2014/12/15 11:41
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AAUW members closely scrutinize the actions of our elected officials, particularly how their positions and votes reflect our tradition of dedication to promoting equity for women and girls. During...
2014/12/12 19:38
2014/12/12 19:38
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The House has reduced food stamps and get rid of the unemployment extension and many Republican governors have refused to expand Medicaid. Is there a Republican House member or Senator that are...
2014/12/12 19:13
2014/12/12 19:13
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Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios has failed to take steps to root out nepotism, favoritism and politics in his office's hiring practices, according to a new report by a federal court monitor. The...
2014/12/12 11:40
2014/12/12 11:40
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Former Gov. Jim Edgar said it was clear after Judy Baar Topinka's 2006 loss to Democrat Rod Blagojevich in the governor's race that she'd try to get back into state government. It was in her blood,...
2014/12/11 14:20
2014/12/11 14:20
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Frugal, fun and forthright. Political friends and associates say that was Judy Baar Topinka, the Illinois state comptroller who passed away Wednesday. Topinka, 70, was to have been sworn in next...
2014/12/11 14:20
2014/12/11 14:20
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Al Klein and Frank Wright, the Democratic Party chairmen of Champaign and Vermilion counties, are staying mum about whom they're considering for appointment to the Illinois Senate seat being vacated...
2014/12/10 14:14
2014/12/10 14:14
12d
CHICAGO (AP) - NAME: Judy Baar Topinka. AGE: 70; Jan. 16, 1944. HOME: Riverside. FAMILY: Divorced; son, Joseph, is an Army major; granddaughter Alexandra Faith. EDUCATION: High school at the Ferry...
2014/12/10 12:10
2014/12/10 12:10
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Uber champions its "industry-leading standards" for vetting its drivers. On its website, it describes its background checks as "often more rigorous" than those in the traditional taxi industry. But...
2014/12/09 16:25
2014/12/09 16:25
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Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner said Monday he strongly prefers to have a farmer take over the Illinois Department of Agriculture and that he wouldn’t impose sales taxes that would put Illinois’ farmers at a...
2014/12/08 23:13
2014/12/08 23:13
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Walgreens tests virtual doctor visits through appWalgreens tests virtual doctor visits through app Walgreens is testing a new telemedicine service that lets patients see a doctor without leaving home...
2014/12/08 18:12
2014/12/08 18:12
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... — About $225,000 dollars a day. That's a ballpark estimate for how much President Barack Obama and his supporters need to raise for his presidential library, assuming $500 million in...
2014/12/07 07:47
2014/12/07 07:47
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... didn't have time to be nostalgic. I had those feelings back at the end of the spring session," Tracy said. Eight and a half years after she was appointed to fill the unexpired term of former state...
2014/12/06 01:13
2014/12/06 01:13
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Major U.S. industries have lined up heavy hitting lobbyists over influential Ald. Ed Burke's proposal to require scores of Chicago gas stations to offer fuel with higher levels of ethanol. The battle...
2014/12/05 23:13
2014/12/05 23:13
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When Speaker Michael Madigan adjourned the Illinois House last week, he closed with the traditional Latin phrase "sine die" or "until we meet again." That signaled adjournment until January when new...
2014/12/05 21:19
2014/12/05 21:19
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The tallies are now official on the Illinois State Board of Elections website. Mautino, a Democrat from Spring Valley, beat out the Republican candidate, Jerry Long, by 337 votes. In the entire 76th...
2014/12/05 19:11
2014/12/05 19:11
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... years later, the Hoop Dream continues20 years later, the Hoop Dream continues After it debuted in 1994, the documentary "Hoop Dreams" became an instant hit. After it debuted in 1994, the...
2014/12/05 13:20
2014/12/05 13:20
17d
On the money: A local look at the cost of doing business Price of adult/student admission for what's sure to be the hottest ticket in town one week from tonight. Peoria Manual vs. Champaign Central....
2014/12/05 11:40
2014/12/05 11:40
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Lawmakers' departure from Springfield this week with no plans to return before a new legislature and Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner are sworn in meant the death of a handful of controversial proposals. For...
2014/12/19 02:24
2014/12/19 02:24
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