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Cameras could soon record inside nursing home rooms

CHAMPAIGN--Cameras could soon capture every minute of what goes on in nursing homes across the state. A proposed law would allow residents to install recording devices in their rooms so families can keep watch from home. More>>

Boil Order issued for Mt. Zion

Mt. Zion- A mandatory boil order has been issued for the Village of Mt. Zion until further notice. More>>

Champaign Police Department seeking bank robbery suspect

CHAMPAIGN - The Champaign Police Department is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred Monday afternoon. More>>

Peterson Arrest Fuels Debate over Spanking

DECATUR-An NFL star accused of abusing his son has brought some child discipline practices into public scrutiny.
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Presence Medical Centers implementing temporary visitor restrictions

URBANA - Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana and Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville are implementing temporary visitor restrictions in two units at both hospitals due to the circulation of pediatric respiratory viruses and Enterovirus D68 in some parts of Illinois. More>>

Illinois Department of Natural Resources wraps up 2nd year of osprey project

SPRINGFIELD - Illinois biologists are finishing up the second part of an eight-year project designed to increase the state's osprey population. More>>

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  • Ukraine parliament ratifies EU pact

    Ukraine parliament ratifies EU pact

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:31:31 GMT
    The city council in Donetsk says three people have been killed and five wounded in shelling overnight in the city in eastern Ukraine.More >>
    Ukraine's parliament ratified an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union on Tuesday, and passed legislation to grant autonomy to the rebellious east as part of a peace deal.More >>
  • UN panel emphasizes Assad role in Syria war crimes

    UN panel emphasizes Assad role in Syria war crimes

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:12 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:12:02 GMT
    The U.N. commission investigating war crimes in Syria says President Bashar Assad's government is committing the bulk of atrocities inside the war-torn country, exceeding the toll from the horrific massacres...More >>
    As nations mount an offensive against the Islamic State militants that have gained a stronghold in Iraq and Syria, a U.N. human rights commission emphasized Tuesday that the Syrian President Bashar Assad's government...More >>
  • Pope to focus on grandparents after newlyweds

    Pope to focus on grandparents after newlyweds

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:11:59 GMT
    First, Pope Francis married 20 couples to highlight the role of families as the heart of the Catholic Church. Next up is a special Mass for grandparents.More >>
    First, Pope Francis married 20 couples to highlight the role of families as the heart of the Catholic Church. Next up is a special Mass for grandparents.More >>
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