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Peoria Journal Star
Low-income areas of Peoria see higher rates of sexually transmitted diseasesyear's report by 247WallSt.com listing Peoria as one of the 10 worst metropolit
Low-income areas of Peoria see higher rates of sexually transmitted diseases
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 52 minutes ago
year's report by 247WallSt.com listing Peoria as one of the 10 worst metropolitan areas for African−Americans in the United States raised eyebrows. The Journal Star is doing a yearlong series examining some of the disparities, including income,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Police seize car in traffic stop, stranding mom and kids far from home — but case doesn't add upStopped by a state trooper, Jennifer Unes nervously waited behind the wheel as
Police seize car in traffic stop, stranding mom and kids far from home — but case doesn't add up
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Stopped by a state trooper, Jennifer Unes nervously waited behind the wheel as her little boys wailed, terrified their mother was about to be arrested for auto theft. As calmly as possible, Unes told them, “It’s OK. Mommy isn’t going to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
2016 Journal Star Baseball Player of the Year: Bryce Meyer, Limestoneended his final high school season undefeated in 12 decisions. Along the way he
2016 Journal Star Baseball Player of the Year: Bryce Meyer, Limestone
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 hours ago
ended his final high school season undefeated in 12 decisions. Along the way he pitched Limestone into its first state finals berth in a decade, tossed a trophy-game shutout in his finale, garnered all-state honors and picked up a... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burnerSALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as m
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as much as 90 million pounds more in out-of-state medical waste. The Statesman Journal reports the Marion County Commissioners will vote on the proposal to accept more... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner | News - Home May soon take as much as 90 million pounds SALEM, Ore. (AP) —
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 hours ago
| News - Home May soon take as much as 90 million pounds SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burnerSALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as m
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as much as 90 million pounds more in out-of-state medical waste. The Statesman Journal reports (https://is.gd/opeBOM) the Marion County Commissioners will vote on the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burnerSALEM, Ore. -- A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as much
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner
Daily Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. -- A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as much as 90 million pounds more in out-of-state medical waste. The Statesman Journal reports (https://is.gd/opeBOM) the Marion County Commissioners will vote on the proposal to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burnerSALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as m
Out-of-state medical waste may flow to Salem trash burner
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 hours ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A garbage incinerator just north of Salem may soon take as much as 90 million pounds more in out-of-state medical waste. The Statesman Journal reports (https://is.gd/opeBOM) the Marion County Commissioners will vote on the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
PBL to get new scoreboards with advertisingCountry Opry until it closed in May of last year. The Lions recently purchased
PBL to get new scoreboards with advertising
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
Country Opry until it closed in May of last year. The Lions recently purchased the building at 117 S. Macon St. from the State Bank of Bement, and will convert it into a community center for the village. Work on cleaning it up and clearing out... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria High lineman Kendrick Green playing for Team USA in China6-foot-3, 270-pound Green, a two-way lineman, has 18 college scholarship offers
Peoria High lineman Kendrick Green playing for Team USA in China
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 hours ago
6-foot-3, 270-pound Green, a two-way lineman, has 18 college scholarship offers to date and is the lone player from Illinois on the 44-player USA squad. “One of the coaches saw some of my recruiting stuff and hit me up on Twitter and said I... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Pekin's Court Street revamp faces uncertainty; Budget impasse forcing IDOT to shut down projectsforcing IDOT to shut down projects Hopes that long-awaited repairs to Court St
Pekin's Court Street revamp faces uncertainty; Budget impasse forcing IDOT to shut down projects
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 22 hours ago
forcing IDOT to shut down projects Hopes that long-awaited repairs to Court Street in Pekin may be dashed because of the state’s budget impasse. The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Thursday that it will shut down state... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Seven JS-area players to play in ICA all-star gamesNORMAL — Seven high school baseball players from the Journal Star area are set
Seven JS-area players to play in ICA all-star games
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
NORMAL — Seven high school baseball players from the Journal Star area are set to participate in the Illinois Coaches Association/MCstrong All-Star games on Saturday at The Corn Crib. The Michael Collins Foundation is co-sponsor of the 42nd annual... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
2016 Journal Star Softball Player of the Year: Madi McCoy, Washingtonto a 37-2 record and a Class 3A runner-up finish. McCoy, who finished 30-2 wit
2016 Journal Star Softball Player of the Year: Madi McCoy, Washington
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
to a 37-2 record and a Class 3A runner-up finish. McCoy, who finished 30-2 with 256 strikeouts and a 1.26 ERA, is the 2016 Journal Star Softball Player of the Year. "It was a year to remember," said McCoy, who joins Tana Barnes (1999) as the only... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists uncover how changes in metabolism of embryonic stem cells can help engineer new blood vesselsResearchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine have
Scientists uncover how changes in metabolism of embryonic stem cells can help engineer new blood vessels
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine have uncovered how changes in metabolism of human embryonic stem cells help coax them to mature into specific cell types — and may improve their function in engineered organs... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Bement won't grant Lions Club fund requestClub President Sheila Greenwood said she was "disappointed" with the board's de
Bement won't grant Lions Club fund request
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Club President Sheila Greenwood said she was "disappointed" with the board's decision. ANDREW HELREGEL Piatt County Journal-Republican Bloomquist named queen MELVIN — Audrey Bloomquist was crowned the 56th Ford County Fair Queen, giving... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
8 tornadoes hit northern Illinoistornado touchdowns (all times local): The National Weather Service says it's d
8 tornadoes hit northern Illinois
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
tornado touchdowns (all times local): The National Weather Service says it's determined at least eight tornadoes hit Illinois amid powerful storms that swept across the Upper Midwest. The service says EF2 tornadoes with estimated top wind... Read more
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dna
In the midst of Brexit, Donald Trump heads for Scotland to reopen a golf resortsince he's there right in the middle of the EU vote, it may end up being a PR b
In the midst of Brexit, Donald Trump heads for Scotland to reopen a golf resort
dna / Posted yesterday
since he's there right in the middle of the EU vote, it may end up being a PR bonanza for him." The risk is that the real-estate tycoon, who has yet to hold public office and rates unfavourably with 70% of Americans in an opinion poll, will make a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
When parents use egg donors, telling kids early may be beston parental intentions to disclose but not on what actually occurred in the dis
When parents use egg donors, telling kids early may be best
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
on parental intentions to disclose but not on what actually occurred in the disclosure process, the researchers note in the journal Human Reproduction. Twenty of the 46 families had disclosed to their children that an egg donor was used in their... Read more
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Reuters
Donald Trump heads for Scotland to reopen a golf resortsince he's there right in the middle of the EU vote, it may end up being a PR b
Donald Trump heads for Scotland to reopen a golf resort
Reuters / Posted yesterday
since he's there right in the middle of the EU vote, it may end up being a PR bonanza for him." The risk is that the real-estate tycoon, who has yet to hold public office and rates unfavorably with 70 percent of Americans in an opinion poll, will... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Denzel Valentine pick returns positive buzz to Bulls after Derrick Rose dealthe Spartans in the late 1980s. "I've been here at NIU for six years now, so I
Denzel Valentine pick returns positive buzz to Bulls after Derrick Rose deal
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
the Spartans in the late 1980s. "I've been here at NIU for six years now, so I just texted Carlton to say, 'Welcome to the state of Illinois. We'll take good care of Denzel here,'" Montgomery said Thursday night. "He's going to do great." The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Starving stem cells may enable scientists to build better blood vesselsfactors and glutamine withdrawal form organized blood vessels. Credit: Jalees R
Starving stem cells may enable scientists to build better blood vessels
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
factors and glutamine withdrawal form organized blood vessels. Credit: Jalees Rehman. Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine have uncovered how changes in metabolism of human embryonic stem cells help coax them... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tornado in Illinois had winds of up to 125 mph(all times local): 1:10 p.m. The National Weather Service confirms a tornado
Tornado in Illinois had winds of up to 125 mph
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
(all times local): 1:10 p.m. The National Weather Service confirms a tornado cut a more than 11-mile path through the Illinois city of Pontiac, injuring four people on Wednesday night. The tornado was one of at least four the weather service... Read more
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FOX News
When parents use egg donors, telling kids early may be beston parental intentions to disclose but not on what actually occurred in the dis
When parents use egg donors, telling kids early may be best
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
on parental intentions to disclose but not on what actually occurred in the disclosure process, the researchers note in the journal Human Reproduction. Twenty of the 46 families had disclosed to their children that an egg donor was used in their... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
June 23 in Journal Star sports historyREMEMBER WHEN: JUNE 23 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Richwoods
June 23 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
REMEMBER WHEN: JUNE 23 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Richwoods swimming coach Bob Steele has resigned to accept the same position at Deerfield High School near Chicago. Steele’s last two Richwoods teams placed fifth in the state meet.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Ivesdale rejects beekeeping requestsaid Housing Authority Executive Director Edward Bland, adding that the demand
Ivesdale rejects beekeeping request
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
said Housing Authority Executive Director Edward Bland, adding that the demand for senior housing is rising in central Illinois and across the nation. Bland said that during the past few years his office has heard from Mahomet seniors seeking... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Who, What & Where: Wednesday, June 22Questions, call Chuck Westendof at (309) 264-0905 or Steve Doty at (309) 397-65
Who, What & Where: Wednesday, June 22
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Questions, call Chuck Westendof at (309) 264-0905 or Steve Doty at (309) 397-6549. SOFTBALL CAMP Illinois Central College Hitting and Fielding Softball Camp for girls entering grades 3-8 runs July 12-14 at the CougarPlex.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
June 22 in Journal Star sports historyREMEMBER WHEN: JUNE 22 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Peoria Hig
June 22 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
REMEMBER WHEN: JUNE 22 IN JOURNAL STAR SPORTS HISTORY 50 YEARS AGO Peoria High names new head coaches in basketball, football, baseball, cross country and tennis. Dick Whitaker, football coach for the last year, takes over as basketball coach. He... Read more
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CNBC
Jimmy John's drops non-compete clauses following settlementJimmy John's is about to make some major changes to its employee contracts. Th
Jimmy John's drops non-compete clauses following settlement
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
Jimmy John's is about to make some major changes to its employee contracts. The Illinois-based sandwich chain has agreed to stop including non-compete agreements in its hiring documents, a practice that was deemed "unlawful" by the New York Attorney... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Once near extinct, Kirtland's Warbler sings a song of successsight on the branch of a dead tree towering above the pines. The people assemb
Once near extinct, Kirtland's Warbler sings a song of success
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
sight on the branch of a dead tree towering above the pines. The people assembled at roadside – from Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Oklahoma and Washington state – raised binoculars and scopes in unison. “Can you see it? Ten... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Auburn seeks improvement in Malzahn's fourth seasonNFL roster this season. Former five-star running back Roc Thomas (43 car., 261
Auburn seeks improvement in Malzahn's fourth season
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
NFL roster this season. Former five-star running back Roc Thomas (43 car., 261 yds., 1 TD) has transferred to Jacksonville State after not receiving many reps with the Tigers. If he can stay healthy, defensive end Carl Lawson could be one of... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardyThe State Journal-Register reported that Illinois Department of Natural Resourc
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardy
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
The State Journal-Register reported that Illinois Department of Natural Resources spokesman Tim Schweizer said the department intends to have officers available this summer but he called on Democratic legislative leaders to approve a stopgap budget... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Former Danville woman involved inIn passing sentence, Shadid said a significant sentence was necessary. "Calvin
Former Danville woman involved in
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
In passing sentence, Shadid said a significant sentence was necessary. "Calvin and Nicole Eason, the courts of the United States can't protect all the children that need protecting but at least today, for now, this Court can protect them from each... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardyIn this June 17, 2016 photo, Illinois Conservation Police Officer Kevin Bettis,
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
In this June 17, 2016 photo, Illinois Conservation Police Officer Kevin Bettis, center, goes through a safety check with Dan Drewes, of Chatham, Ill., and his grandson, Griffin Harms, at the boat launch on Sangchris Lake State Park, southeast of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardyIn this June 17, 2016 photo, Illinois Conservation Police Officer Kevin Bettis,
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardy
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
In this June 17, 2016 photo, Illinois Conservation Police Officer Kevin Bettis, center, goes through a safety check with Dan Drewes, of Chatham, Ill., and his grandson, Griffin Harms, at the boat launch on Sangchris Lake State Park, southeast of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Court: Michigan woman stole $42K from animal shelter, bought cookiesSPRINGFIELD, ILL. - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to ste
Court: Michigan woman stole $42K from animal shelter, bought cookies
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allenton, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardySPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The lack of a state budget may hinder Illinois Conservatio
Illinois Conservation Police patrols in jeopardy
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The lack of a state budget may hinder Illinois Conservation Police from monitoring outdoor recreational activities this summer. The State Journal-Register (http://bit.ly/28SFGvK ) reports that Illinois Department of Natural... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Court: Michigan woman stole $42K from animal shelter, bought cookiesSPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to ste
Court: Michigan woman stole $42K from animal shelter, bought cookies
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allenton, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana in... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelterSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court t
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelter
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allentown, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelterSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court t
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelter
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allentown, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelterSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court t
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelter
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allentown, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Group wants in-depth analysis of proposed Peoria riverfront complex site for possible artifactsits sale is contingent on replacing the land sold with land of equal public rec
Group wants in-depth analysis of proposed Peoria riverfront complex site for possible artifacts
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
its sale is contingent on replacing the land sold with land of equal public recreation value and requires approval by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and the National Park Service. The documents for that conversion, which would... Read more
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Daily Herald
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelterSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to st
Michigan woman admits to thefts from Illinois animal shelter
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing at least $42,000 from an Illinois animal shelter. Susan G. Oldham of Allentown, Michigan, entered the plea Monday. The 59-year-old is formerly of rural Havana in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Human Highlight Reel Hamidou Diallo Has Everyone Buzzingthe content of the recruiting pitches he's received from Kentucky and Duke. His
Human Highlight Reel Hamidou Diallo Has Everyone Buzzing
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
the content of the recruiting pitches he's received from Kentucky and Duke. His answer, per Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal, made national headlines: Kentucky's pitch was just the NBA thing. Duke's pitch was if you come to Duke, you're... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Group wants more in-depth analysis of potential Peoria riverfront complex site for possible artifactsits sale is contingent on replacing the land sold with land of equal public rec
Group wants more in-depth analysis of potential Peoria riverfront complex site for possible artifacts
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
its sale is contingent on replacing the land sold with land of equal public recreation value and requires approval by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and the National Park Service. The documents for that conversion, which would... Read more
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PhysOrg
Rediscovering a wasp after 101 yearsVernon. The only previous known specimens of the wasp (Oobius depressus) date
Rediscovering a wasp after 101 years
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
Vernon. The only previous known specimens of the wasp (Oobius depressus) date back to 1914 and were found in Morristown, Illinois. The problem with those specimens is that they were missing their heads and antennae, making them difficult to... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowskimanager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week.
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowski
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
manager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week. Lewandowski, a retired New Hampshire state police officer and political activist who had never run a presidential campaign before, helped shepherd Trump to the... Read more
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My EastText
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowskimanager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week.
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowski
My EastText / Posted 5 days ago
manager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week. Lewandowski, a retired New Hampshire state police officer and political activist who had never run a presidential campaign before, helped shepherd Trump to the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowskimanager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week.
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowski
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
manager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week. Lewandowski, a retired New Hampshire state police officer and political activist who had never run a presidential campaign before, helped shepherd Trump to the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
5 things that grabbed us about Corey Lewandowskimanager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week.
5 things that grabbed us about Corey Lewandowski
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
manager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week. Lewandowski, a retired New Hampshire state police officer and political activist who had never run a presidential campaign before, helped shepherd Trump to the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowskimanager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week.
5 things that grabbed us about Lewandowski
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 days ago
manager Corey Lewandowski, who was abruptly ousted from the campaign this week. Lewandowski, a retired New Hampshire state police officer and political activist who had never run a presidential campaign before, helped shepherd Trump to the... Read more
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