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Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

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Quinn Accuses Rauner of Not Hiring Enough Minorities

Both trying to make inroads in minority communties

Lincoln Presidential Museum

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Library Turf War Continues

Major donors threaten to withhold donations unless the feuding stops

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Woman Dies in Route 29 Crash Near Edinburg

Illinois State Police say a van over corrected after swerving off the roadway.

Jeff Parsons appears defiant as he walks out of federal court in Springfield July 10, 2014

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Attorney Wants Parsons to Pay $1.2 Million Now, $100,000 Monthly

An attorney representing former THR and Associates employees and creditors wants Jeff Parsons to pony up -- immediately.

The White House seen from outside the north lawn fence in Washington

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U.S. Secret Service directior resigns

Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Fake IDs are Easy to Get

Fake IDs and driver’s licenses are the scourge of the Illinois secretary of state’s office

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.

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Hope Institute Places CEO on Interim Leave

DCFS investigates abuse allegations

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U.S. experts hunt for Ebola exposure after first case

Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.

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Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man

Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

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Tiger Woods to open restaurant

Tiger Woods is trying out some new courses.

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‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen

The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

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‘Caffeinated’ underwear don’t pack a punch

Shapewear that promised to help you slim down was a sham.

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in Sports

McIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the year

The award was announced on Wednesday and surprised no one.

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in Election 2014, Local

Oberweis Courts Black Vote

"Pastor on the roof" backs Republican

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‘Twilight’ saga returning with short films

The blockbuster vampire franchise is set to return, this time in a short film format.

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U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

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FCC considers ban on Redskins name

Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.

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Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man

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Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

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‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen

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The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

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En Vogue reuniting for Christmas movie

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The R&B group will play themselves in a made-for-TV movie.

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Stevie Wonder to helm Hollywood Christmas parade

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The "Superstition" hitmaker will lead one of America's largest holiday celebrations on the streets of L.A.

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Anita Baker faces another legal battle

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The star's problems are now mounting after her attorney filed suit claiming she owes him money for a year of work.