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Prosecutors: Man Eyed Targets After Brother Shot

Investigators say a Chicago man suspected in the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy went looking for targets after his brother was killed during a months-long gang feud.

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Lawyers for Schock Say Documents Handed Over to Prosecutors

Attorneys for former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock say they have reached an agreement with federal prosecutors on documents currently under review by a federal judge.

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Senate Democratic Candidates Seek Backing From Big Names

Some powerful Democrats in Illinois are backing different candidates in the party’s U.S. Senate primary.


Man Killed After Shooting Inside Home

Incident happened around 3:30am on East Brown.

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Wanted: Historic Farmhouses in Sangamon County

Do you own a pre-1860's farmhouse?


Rauner on Refugees: “Take a Deep Breath”

Refugee-resettlement groups say Rauner has no authority to stop incoming Syrians.

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Attorneys: Schock Has Complied with Subpoenas

Schock's attorneys: our client has done his job.

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Madigan Encourages Online Safety During Holidays

Tips and guidelines for managing your child’s internet use are a major focus in this year’s Safe Shopping Guide.

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Supreme Court Will Hear Dispute Over Tax Break

The high court will review an appellate decision that struck down Elliott Aviation's tax break.


SPD Squad Car Involved in Crash

A man ran a red light and struck a squad car.


Chicago Businesses Ready for Police Protests

The Magnificent Mile Association says things should be safe.


Less Enforcement of Handicapped Parking Violators

Secy of State: no money for it


Shop Securely, in the Store or Online

Credit cards provide security, BBB says - more so than cash

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Be Safe While Shopping

Chemical, choking hazards


Korean War Milestone

Battle of Chosin Reservoir began 11-27-50

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Butterball is Ready to Help With Turkey Dinner

If you're the type of person that "could make a TV dinner taste like radio," perhaps cooking a turkey isn't exactly in your wheelhouse.

6-30-15 Springfield City Council

City Council May Do Away with Ethics Committee

The Springfield City Council may do away with

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Springfield Jobless Rate Drops — And More

Springfield-area Unemployment: 5.1%

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FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

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Chris Brown donating album proceeds to charity


The singer is giving a children's hospital a big boost by donating proceeds from his new album "Royalty" to the organization.

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The Grammy winner was presented with the inaugural prize which recognized the star for her longstanding presence in the industry and influence on the world of music.