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I-TEAM: Tech Support Scam Hitting Central Illinois

DECATUR- People in Central Illinois have been hit with phone calls from cyber scammers over the past few weeks. The caller pretends to be from tech support, usually from Microsoft.
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Springfield police arrest man after 3-day search

SPRINGFIELD - A three-day search is over, as Springfield police have arrested a man accused of causing trouble across the city. More>>

"Person Of Interest" In Trimby Death Video included

Decatur – Illinois State Police have not released much information into the death of 43 year old Tracy Trimby. But they have told the victim's daughter there is a "person of interest" in their investigation.
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Construction on $20 million Springfield underpass begins

SPRINGFIELD - Officials attended a Springfield groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday for a project that would combine rail lines running through Springfield into a single corridor. More>>

University of Illinois' new president likely to be paid more

URBANA - The University of Illinois is searching for a new president, and one employee of a firm that's aiding in the search says the school should expect to pay more than what current President Bob Easter earns. More>>

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  • Parents had hoped to negotiate with Foley captors

    Parents had hoped to negotiate with Foley captors

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:15:16 GMT
    The parents of slain journalist James Foley said they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with the Islamic militants.More >>
    The parents of slain journalist James Foley said they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with the Islamic militants.More >>
  • Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:34 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:34:30 GMT
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college...More >>
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who...More >>
  • National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:44:44 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...More >>
    The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.More >>
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  • MH17 bodies returned as Malaysia battles fallout

    MH17 bodies returned as Malaysia battles fallout

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:34:43 GMT
    Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government...More >>
    Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the...More >>
  • Pakistan cricket hero's party quits parliament

    Pakistan cricket hero's party quits parliament

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:34:41 GMT
    Lawmakers from the party of Pakistani cricketer-turned politician, Imran Khan, have resigned from parliament to pressure the country's prime minister to step down over what they describe as fraud in last...More >>
    The party of Pakistan's famed cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, who has led a week of anti-government protests in the capital, resigned from parliament on Friday in its latest bid to drive Prime Minister Nawaz...More >>
  • India blocks film on Indira Gandhi assassination

    India blocks film on Indira Gandhi assassination

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:25 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:25:13 GMT
    India has blocked the release of a film on the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, saying it glorifies her killers and could trigger violent protests, officials said Friday.More >>
    India has blocked the release of a film on the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, saying it glorifies her killers and could trigger violent protests, officials said Friday.More >>
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