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Three Charged With Embezzling County Funds

Three former Wiliamson County employees charged with embezzling more than $80,000

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A New Executive Director: Illinois State Board of Elections

The upcoming Executive Director of the Illinois State Board of Elections states his views on Illinois elections.

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University Receives Grant To Prevent Sexual Assaults On Campus

Senator Dick Durbin announces a grant to Nortwestern University to prevent sexual assaults on campus.

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Murdered Chicago teen a member of Jesse White Tumblers.

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Durbin Weighs In on Senate Proposal to Revoke NFL Non-Profit Status

Dick Durbin says he's still deciding on the U.S. Senate proposal that would revoke the NFL's non-profit designation.

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

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Rauner Tells GOP Not to Expect Favors if He is Elected

Republican candidate for Illinois governor Bruce Rauner says he won't offer any patronage jobs to GOP members if he wins.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Illinois Awards $25.8M in Health Outreach Grants

Most of the same Illinois organizations that helped consumers sign up for insurance in the first year of the Affordable Care Act will receive additional funding for a second year.

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Quinn: No Point in Plan B for Pension Overhaul

Amid signals that Illinois' pension overhaul could be found unconstitutional, Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan.

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Durbin Envious of Scottish Independence Vote Turnout

Not because it almost separated from the United Kingdom through a vote rather than a war, but because of how many voters turned out.

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Making headlines this week

A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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It’s been 30 years since ‘The Cosby Show’ debuted

Here are some of our favorite moments from one of America's favorite TV families.

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SUV Rollover Crash at 11th/Jefferson Causes Injuries

The crash happened around 12:45 Friday afternoon.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Being a couch potato could cause depression

A new analysis ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.

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Jennifer Garner’s life ‘too boring’ for Instagram

The "Dallas Buyers Club" actress is adamant she won't join her husband, actor Ben Affleck, on Twitter either.

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Hearses to parade through Hell (Michigan)

Dozens of Michigan hearse enthusiasts will show off their casket-carrying cars this weekend during a parade through Hell.

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Man Arrested in Connection With Rochester Body

Bradley D. Perkins is being held in the Sangamon County Jail on $250,000 bond.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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It’s been 30 years since ‘The Cosby Show’ debuted

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Here are some of our favorite moments from one of America's favorite TV families.

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New Queen album features Michael Jackson collaboration

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The track features vocals from late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury and the King of Pop.

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Jennifer Garner’s life ‘too boring’ for Instagram

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The "Dallas Buyers Club" actress is adamant she won't join her husband, actor Ben Affleck, on Twitter either.

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Motown Records founder gets ‘Homecoming’ honor

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Berry Gordy has been honored as part of a three-day conference held to call on former Detroiters to help reshape the city's future.