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Peoria Journal Star
Dragons battle big-time opponents at Washingtonsaid. “He plays in the post, but he’s comfortable on the perimeter.” Among the
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
said. “He plays in the post, but he’s comfortable on the perimeter.” Among the colleges that have made Liddell offers are Illinois, Illinois State, DePaul, Iowa and Iowa State. Walraven was much happier with his team’s performance against College... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri Southern student dies following I-55 accident that killed sisterssophomore at Missouri Southern State University died Thursday days after a mult
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 37 minutes ago
sophomore at Missouri Southern State University died Thursday days after a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in southern Illinois, which claimed the lives of two sisters. University officials said Vivian Vu died around 1 p.m. as a result of... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Missouri Southern student dies following I-55 accident that killed sisterssophomore at Missouri Southern State University died Thursday days after a mult
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 40 minutes ago
sophomore at Missouri Southern State University died Thursday days after a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in southern Illinois, which claimed the lives of two sisters. University officials said Vivian Vu died around 1 p.m. as a result of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lincoln-Way East, Loyola to meet for first time for Class 8A state titlethe career of Loyola coach John Holecek since they were playing college footbal
Chicago Tribune / Posted 52 minutes ago
the career of Loyola coach John Holecek since they were playing college football two decades ago. "He was Division I (at Illinois), I was Division III (at Illinois Wesleyan), so I hope that doesn't give them the advantage," Zvonar said... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago breaking news, sports, business, entertainment, weather and trafficeverything beginning Wednesday. By the time Thanksgiving morning rolls around,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 52 minutes ago
everything beginning Wednesday. By the time Thanksgiving morning rolls around, nearly every major retailer will... Across Illinois, children with special needs can meet Santa during visits that take place before malls and stores open, to lessen... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Phillips football program keeps piling up victories — on and off the fieldfrom the National Federation of State High School Associations show a 17 percen
Chicago Tribune / Posted 53 minutes ago
from the National Federation of State High School Associations show a 17 percent decline in football participation in Illinois from 2007 to 2016. Yet football thrives at Phillips, which got a boost in August from Riddell, an equipment... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley volleyball player Erica Haslag makes MVC first teamthat year's conference player of the year. Haslag was among 14 players chosen
Peoria Journal Star / Posted an hour ago
that year's conference player of the year. Haslag was among 14 players chosen to the first team by league coaches. Illinois State setter Stef Jankiewicz was named Freshman of the Year and the Redbirds had two all-conference first-team picks... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Women's Basketball Heads to Illinois-Chicago SaturdaySANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's basketball stays in Illinois to take
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted an hour ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's basketball stays in Illinois to take on Illinois-Chicago Saturday at 11 a.m. Pacific. On Wednesday, the Broncos fell to Northwestern in their first road game of the year. This will be the first meeting... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
1 year passes since body of 8-yr-old found in southern IllinoisIt's been one year since the body of an 8-year-old girl was found in Olney, roc
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted an hour ago
It's been one year since the body of an 8-year-old girl was found in Olney, rocking the small southern Illinois town. Illinois State Police later identified her as Sabrina Stauffenberg. Investigators said she was abducted while waiting on her front... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
The most popular Thanksgiving side dish in every stateButternut squash Florida: Corn souffle Georgia: Squash casserole Hawaii: Swe
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted an hour ago
Butternut squash Florida: Corn souffle Georgia: Squash casserole Hawaii: Sweet potato Idaho: Sourdough bread Illinois: Sweet potato casserole Indiana: Roasted sweet potatoes Iowa: Corn casserole Kansas: Yams Kentucky: Broccoli... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Black 'Eye' Friday: consumer chaos on the day after Thanksgivingand which state's shoppers will be able to browse in peace. At the top of the
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
and which state's shoppers will be able to browse in peace. At the top of the list is Wyoming with a score of 29.94, Illinois is second with a 21.64 score. Arizona is third with 19.50 and Mississippi and Kansas round out the top five with... Read more
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Breitbart
Environmentalists on Thanksgiving: Consider Turkey’s ‘Carbon Footprint,’ Eat Less Meatpumpkin. Yale Climate Connections reported: There’s a good chance the pumpkin
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
pumpkin. Yale Climate Connections reported: There’s a good chance the pumpkin in your Thanksgiving pie came from Morton, Illinois. This pumpkin paradise produces most of the nation’s holiday squash. But dark skies may loom ahead. Pumpkins are... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley women face Nicholls State at SEMO tournamentother game in the event is against host SEMO at 3:15 p.m. Saturday. BU began it
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
other game in the event is against host SEMO at 3:15 p.m. Saturday. BU began its four-game road swing with a 74-62 loss to Illinois. Bradley's six newcomers have accounted for 45 percent of the team's scoring, led by Shunseere Kent's team-high 12.3... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Outlook for Illinois vs. N.C. Central, set for Friday at State Farm CenterMatt Gertsmeier of GateHouse Media Illinois Illinois vs. North Carolina Centra
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Matt Gertsmeier of GateHouse Media Illinois Illinois vs. North Carolina Central 6:30 p.m., State Farm Center, Champaign TV: None. Radio: WZPN FM-96.5 ILLINOIS (5-0) PPG RPG F Leron Black Jr. 6-7 15.4 5.0 F Michael Finke Jr. 6-10 13.2 6.0 G... Read more
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The Telegraph
Asbestos inspection bid accepted for Hiway HouseSubdivision, a minor subdivision on Stanka Lane, to Residential from Agricultur
The Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Subdivision, a minor subdivision on Stanka Lane, to Residential from Agricultural. Also approved was a proposal for Illinois Environmental Protection agency funding assistance for a number of sewer projects. The village is seeking up to $14... Read more
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FOX News
Indiana teacher busted after being caught on camera doing drugs in classroomin an empty classroom. Samantha Cox, a 24-year-old teacher at Lake Central Hig
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
in an empty classroom. Samantha Cox, a 24-year-old teacher at Lake Central High School in the town of St. John near the Illinois border, was arrested on Wednesday for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. "It's... Read more
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FOX News
Indiana teacher busted after being caught on camera doing drugs in classroomin an empty classroom. Samantha Cox, a 24-year-old teacher at Lake Central Hig
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
in an empty classroom. Samantha Cox, a 24-year-old teacher at Lake Central High School in the town of St. John near the Illinois border, was arrested on Wednesday for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. "It's... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Ready to repeat? Prairie Ridge set to meet Nazareth for Class 6A state championshipClass 6A State Championship Prairie Ridge (13-0) vs. Nazareth (12-1) When: 1
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Class 6A State Championship Prairie Ridge (13-0) vs. Nazareth (12-1) When: 1 p.m. Saturday, Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Stadium. About the Wolves: Prairie Ridge is the defending Class 6A state champion and has won 27 consecutive games,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Months after destructive tornado, tiny Illinois town gives thanks for recoverycame for the photo op, and that was it,” he said. “They were no help at all.”
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
came for the photo op, and that was it,” he said. “They were no help at all.” Patti Thompson, spokeswoman for the Illinois Emergency Management Agency, said disaster relief didn’t come because statewide damage to public property and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Police to target shoppers abusing handicapped parking spotsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Police will be patrolling the parking lots of Illinois
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Police will be patrolling the parking lots of Illinois shopping malls this holiday weekend to ticket people illegally parking in spaces reserved for people with disabilities. Secretary of State Jesse White says the patrols... Read more
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Daily Herald
Philanthropy earns Howard Buffett spot on Wall of FameDECATUR, Ill. -- Macon County Sheriff Howard Buffett has become the latest indu
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
DECATUR, Ill. -- Macon County Sheriff Howard Buffett has become the latest inductee into Decatur, Illinois' Wall of Fame. The Herald & Review in Decatur reports Mayor Julie Moore Wolfe announced Buffett's selection on Tuesday. She called Buffett "a... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Local Girl Scout Troops earn highest award with anti-bullying and reading projectswithout the ability to read are able to enjoy this opportunity," according to G
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 hours ago
without the ability to read are able to enjoy this opportunity," according to Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. To earn the Silver Award, a troop or Girl Scout must identify a community issue, build a team, develop a project,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Part of Ann Eliza Street in Pekin to close next week for rail crossing workBrad Erickson Journal Star transportation reporter @bradrickson PEKIN — A port
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Brad Erickson Journal Star transportation reporter @bradrickson PEKIN — A portion of Illinois Route 9, Ann Eliza Street in Pekin, will close starting at 7 a.m. Monday for repairs to a railroad crossing. The closure area is between Second and Third... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Blackburn College's 'bee tree' leads to sweet lesson for studentsSteven Spearie of GateHouse Media Illinois CARLINVILLE — Benjamin Nichols is f
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Steven Spearie of GateHouse Media Illinois CARLINVILLE — Benjamin Nichols is finding out that working with European honey bees is a sweet endeavor. In August, Nichols, a Blackburn College senior from Girard majoring in environmental biology, helped... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Annual Christmas cantata to be held in Mount MorrisDec. 3 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 308 E. Brayton Road. The concert draws musi
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
Dec. 3 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 308 E. Brayton Road. The concert draws musicians and vocalists from around northwest Illinois to give a performance. Guests are encouraged to arrive early for a pre-concert performance from the Blackhawk Brass,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
The most popular Thanksgiving side dish in every stateDelaware: Butternut squash Florida: Corn souffle Georgia: Squash casserole Hawa
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 hours ago
Delaware: Butternut squash Florida: Corn souffle Georgia: Squash casserole Hawaii: Sweet potato Idaho: Sourdough bread Illinois: Sweet potato casserole Indiana: Roasted sweet potatoes Iowa: Corn casserole Kansas: Yams Kentucky: Broccoli... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
SIU herpes researcher illegally experimented on people in U.S., participants sayThree years before launching an offshore herpes vaccine trial, an Illinois rese
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
Three years before launching an offshore herpes vaccine trial, an Illinois researcher vaccinated patients in U.S. hotel rooms in brazen violation of U.S. law, a Kaiser Health News investigation has found. Southern Illinois University associate... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Part of Ann Eliza Street in Pekin to close next week for rail crossing workBrad Erickson Journal Star transportation reporter @bradrickson PEKIN — A port
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Brad Erickson Journal Star transportation reporter @bradrickson PEKIN — A portion of Illinois Route 9, Ann Eliza Street in Pekin, will close starting at 7 a.m. Monday for repairs to a railroad crossing. The closure area is between Second and Third... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why This 73-Old Company Is a Master Instagram UserColleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
Colleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family-owned furniture business in Illinois. Walter E. Smithe has been in business for more than seven decades, and, like any long-lasting business, it has had to adapt over... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Why This 73-Old Company Is a Master Instagram UserColleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Colleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family-owned furniture business in Illinois. Walter E. Smithe has been in business for more than seven decades, and, like any long-lasting business, it has had to adapt over... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Big Ten this week: Ohio State looks to keep playoff path open against MichiganSaturday's game at Minnesota with a school-record 14 consecutive Big Ten wins.
The Journal-Standard / Posted 5 hours ago
Saturday's game at Minnesota with a school-record 14 consecutive Big Ten wins. ... Northwestern, which plays struggling Illinois, has won six straight — its longest streak since a seven-game run in 1996. The Wildcats' 25 victories in the past... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Why This 73-Year-Old Company Is a Master Instagram UserColleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 hours ago
Colleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family-owned furniture business in Illinois. Walter E. Smithe has been in business for more than seven decades, and, like any long-lasting business, it has had to adapt over... Read more
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The News-Times
Why This 73-Old Company Is a Master Instagram UserColleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family
The News-Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Colleen Smithe Parker is director of advertising for Walter E. Smithe, a family-owned furniture business in Illinois. Walter E. Smithe has been in business for more than seven decades, and, like any long-lasting business, it has had to adapt over... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Sterling lawyer suspended for lying on job applicationsFreeport Road, Apt. 601, who was licensed in 2015, submitted employment applica
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Freeport Road, Apt. 601, who was licensed in 2015, submitted employment applications for two different positions at the Illinois Department of Transportation, both of which contained false information about her previous employment, including... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
The most popular Thanksgiving side dish in every stateSweet potato pie Connecticut: Sausage stuffing Delaware: Butternut squash Ge
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 hours ago
Sweet potato pie Connecticut: Sausage stuffing Delaware: Butternut squash Georgia: Squash casserole Illinois: Sweet potato casserole Indiana: Roasted sweet potatoes Kentucky: Broccoli casserole Maryland: Collard... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ed Uhlir, architect who was key to Chicago's Millennium Park, dies at 73desire to become an architect won out and he received his bachelor of arts in a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
desire to become an architect won out and he received his bachelor of arts in architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago (then called University of Illinois at Chicago Circle) in 1969. After graduation, he restored old... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Woman Charged After Using Flamethrower To Torch Her Own Car, Police SayBARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flameth
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 hours ago
BARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flamethrower to destroy her own car, then lying to officials about it. Julie Gagne, 47, was charged Wednesday with arson and filing a false police report. Police said she used... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Woman charged after using flamethrower to torch her own car, police sayBARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flameth
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 6 hours ago
BARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flamethrower to destroy her own car, then lying to officials about it. Julie Gagne, 47, was charged Wednesday with arson and filing a false police report. Police said she used... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Woman charged after using flamethrower to torch her own car, police sayBARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flameth
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 hours ago
BARRINGTON, Ill. — Police arrested an Illinois woman accused of using a flamethrower to destroy her own car, then lying to officials about it. Julie Gagne, 47, was charged Wednesday with arson and filing a false police report. Police said she used... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Big Ten this week: Ohio State looks to keep playoff path open against MichiganSaturday's game at Minnesota with a school-record 14 consecutive Big Ten wins.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Saturday's game at Minnesota with a school-record 14 consecutive Big Ten wins. ... Northwestern, which plays struggling Illinois, has won six straight — its longest streak since a seven-game run in 1996. The Wildcats' 25 victories in the past... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Volo Auto Museum may save historic McDonald’s restaurant from demolition28,000 restaurants serving more than 43 million people a day in 119 countries.
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 hours ago
28,000 restaurants serving more than 43 million people a day in 119 countries. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Newsmakers) VOLO, Illinois — There may be hope for the doomed replica of a historic McDonald’s hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Report says multiple DCFS workers in Illinois attackedCHICAGO (AP) - At least a dozen Illinois Department of Children and Family Serv
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) - At least a dozen Illinois Department of Children and Family Services workers have been attacked or seriously threatened while trying to protect children or investigate mistreatment allegations since 2013. The Chicago Tribune analyzed... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Which state will have the most chaotic Black Friday?population size so accurate ranks could be determined. Wyoming ranked first, o
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 hours ago
population size so accurate ranks could be determined. Wyoming ranked first, or most chaotic, with a score of 29.94, with Illinois coming in second with 21.64. Montana ranked the most peaceful state, with a score of just 3.38. Connecticut is the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Just the facts: Thanksgiving by the numbersfor a Thanksgiving meal * Pies have it: Pennsylvania is one of the top pumpkin
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
for a Thanksgiving meal * Pies have it: Pennsylvania is one of the top pumpkin growing states in the country, along with Illinois, California and New York. Those states grow more than 1.5 billion pounds of pumpkins each year. * Not on the... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE introduces Online Organizational Talent Management Seriesassociate professor of psychology in SIUE’s School of Education, Health and Hum
The Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
associate professor of psychology in SIUE’s School of Education, Health and Human Behavior. EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is introducing online organizational talent management courses that provide instruction and... Read more
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FOX News
During Thanksgiving, politics takes a back seat: pollspoll respondents said they put a stop to political discussions at the dinner ta
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
poll respondents said they put a stop to political discussions at the dinner table. Adrianne Beal, a Trump supporter from Illinois, said her family learned to leave politics off the menu after a “stressful” Thanksgiving in 2008. That year, former... Read more
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FOX News
During Thanksgiving, politics takes a back seat: pollspoll respondents said they put a stop to political discussions at the dinner ta
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
poll respondents said they put a stop to political discussions at the dinner table. Adrianne Beal, a Trump supporter from Illinois, said her family learned to leave politics off the menu after a “stressful” Thanksgiving in 2008. That year, former... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive: Feds: ‘No Credible’ Thanksgiving Terror Threat, But Concern for Vehicle, Chemical AttacksNew York hosts the best-known and biggest parade, but similar events occur acro
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
New York hosts the best-known and biggest parade, but similar events occur across the country, namely in Pennsylvania, Illinois, Texas, Michigan, North Carolina, and the state of Washington, among other regions. “We want everyone to come out... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Wall Street’s watchdog pursuing fewer cases since Trump took officebetween 2014 through 2017 involved such admissions, according to research by Da
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
between 2014 through 2017 involved such admissions, according to research by David Rosenfeld, a professor at the Northern Illinois University College of Law. Meanwhile, Clayton has indicated that he will take the agency in a different direction.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Standard & Poor's downgrades NEIU, SIU and University of IllinoisFor the second time this week, a major credit agency has downgraded the ratings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
For the second time this week, a major credit agency has downgraded the ratings for several Illinois public universities, citing the 22-month-long budget impasse that has disrupted state support for higher education. Standard & Poor's announced... Read more
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