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  • Indictment gives few hints about former speaker's actions

    CHICAGO (AP) — A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in ...
    May 29, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • County officials seek rezoning of Fairdale for rebuilding

    FAIRDALE – DeKalb County is looking to rezone Fairdale to a mixed-use development in an effort to he ...
    May 29, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Ex-US Speaker charged in relation to payments of hush money

    CHICAGO (AP) – Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3.5 million in hush money to ...
    May 29, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Dems show priorities as they advance 2016 budget proposal

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A plan Illinois Democrats are proposing as an alternative to the steep cuts sough ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • New survey suggests nursing shortage looming in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A new survey conducted by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional R ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • Standoff between Rauner, Democrats hangs over Legislature

    CHICAGO (AP) – A standoff between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats who control the Illinoi ...
    May 25, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • Bicyclist dies after struck by truck in southern Illinois

    ELSAH TOWNSHIP (AP) – Authorities in southern Illinois say a 65-year-old bicyclist died when she was ...
    May 25, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Canoeist drowns trying to save cat in Illinois lake

    ANTIOCH (AP) – Police say a man drowned in a northern Illinois lake while trying to save a cat.Lake ...
    May 25, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Police: Decatur man shot dead, 4 injured at club

    DECATUR (AP) – Police say a man was killed in a shooting at a Decatur club that left four others inj ...
    May 25, 2015 - 8:42 pm
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