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Deadly pig virus spreading through IL farms

SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois agriculture leaders say there have been hundreds of cases of a deadly pig virus in Illinois. More>>

Decatur firefighters plan side-by-side burn demo Thurs.

DECATUR -- If you see smoke coming from the far west side of Decatur, Thursday afternoon, don't be alarmed. The Decatur Fire Department plans a side-by-side fire burn demonstration. More>>

ISP investigates shooting of armed offender

LINCOLN -- Illinois State Police responded to a shooting of a man armed with a firearm by the Lincoln Police Department Tuesday night. More>>

Local leaders talk economic impact of Midwest Inland Port

DECATUR -- State and local leaders are in Decatur Wednesday, talking about the economic impact of the Midwest Inland Port. More>>

Audit finds IL treasurer not turning guns over to ISP

SPRINGFIELD -- A state audit found that since 2010, Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has collected 30 unclaimed firearms.
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Volunteers needed for U of I Dump & Run collection

CHAMPAIGN -- Your help needed to collect, sort, and pack up reusable items from University of Illinois students moving out and general spring cleaning.
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Ebertfest kicks off Wed. night with documentary about Ebert's life

CHAMPAIGN -- A documentary about the life of Roger Ebert begins the film critic's 16th annual film festival Wednesday evening. More>>

Reconstructing Brush College Road

Decatur- To improve Brush College Road in Decatur is a long awaited multi-million dollar project. However,improving traffic flow and safety means demolishing at four homes and some businesses.The intricate design that was showcased at the last public hearing has been in the works for quite some time lays out the future of Brush College Road. If you drive down that road, you'll know why the blueprint was made."I've got stopped trying to go around the brush college train. I've got stopped on Wo... More>>

Rough winter means more controlled burns for crops

Decatur -- As the weather warms up, fields across Illinois are smoking. More>>

Speakers Urge People to Become Organ Donors

DECATUR-Eighteen people die each day waiting for donated organs. So the Illinois Secretary of State is asking you to be a hero. More>>

State Fair Theme Unveiling: "Making Memories" in 2014

Springfield - From agriculture, to racing, the Illinois State Fair offers a little bit of everything each year. More>>

More Illinois Drivers Going Green

Springfield - Drivers in Illinois are going paperless when it comes to renewing their vehicle registrations.
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Failure is Not an Option Talk Inspires Students

Decatur - Students at Dennis Lab School got a visit from a man who played a role in the mission, Apollo 13.
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Illinois coach John Groce released a statement on the arrest of forward Darius Paul.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- University of Illinois police say basketball player Darius Paul faces preliminary charges of resisting a peace officer and unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor.
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  • High court tosses $3.4M award to child porn victim

    High court tosses $3.4M award to child porn victim

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:05:23 GMT
    The Supreme Court has thrown out a nearly $3.4 million judgment against a man convicted of possessing two pornographic images of a child that have been seen by thousands of online viewers.More >>
    The Supreme Court on Wednesday said a federal law limits how much money victims of child pornography can recover from people who viewed their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman...More >>
  • California bill reignites affirmative action fight

    California bill reignites affirmative action fight

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:05:21 GMT
    Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal that could reinstate such affirmative action has sparked a backlash that forged a new...More >>
    Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the...More >>
  • Wellness programs grow more popular with employers

    Wellness programs grow more popular with employers

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:04:44 GMT
    By TOM MURPHY and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press That little voice nagging you to put down the cake and lace up the running shoes is increasingly coming from your employer and is likely to grow...More >>
    By TOM MURPHY and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press That little voice nagging you to put down the cake and lace up the running shoes is increasingly coming from your employer and is likely to grow louder...More >>
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