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State News
3:03 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

Illinois cousins appear in court in Islamic State case

Jonas (left) and Hasan Edmonds (right)

Prosecutors have told a federal judge in Chicago they'll soon start turning over evidence to lawyers for two suburban cousins accused of plotting terrorist attacks to support the Islamic State group.  

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State News
1:29 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

Gov. Bruce Rauner: Illinois can't bail out Chicago

Gov. Bruce Rauner says the state of Illinois can't afford to bail Chicago out of its financial problems. 

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State News
1:59 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Illinois governor to sign Obama library, Lucas museum bill

Gov. Bruce Rauner will endorse a measure paving the way for Chicago to use park land for Barack Obama's presidential library and film producer George Lucas' museum. 

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State News
1:41 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Obama chooses Chicago to host his presidential library

President Barack Obama has chosen his hometown of Chicago to host his future presidential library.

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State News
11:44 am
Fri May 1, 2015

Anti-police brutality theme of Chicago May Day protests

Activists in Chicago gathered for May 1 marches and rallies about issues including immigrant rights, anti-capitalism and police brutality.

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State News
5:30 pm
Tue April 28, 2015

Death of Chicago teen ruled a homicide

Credit Peoria Public Radio

The Lake County coroner has determined that the death of a suburban Chicago teenager at the hands of Zion police officer was a homicide. 

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State News
1:48 pm
Mon April 27, 2015

Illinois budget cuts to affect students, sickle cell center

A bipartisan deal to cut $300 million in spending in Illinois is set to affect college students, as well as Chicago residents with sickle cell anemia.

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State News
1:17 pm
Mon April 27, 2015

Emanuel brings NFL draft to Chicago

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says Mayor Rahm Emanuel was very committed in his push to bring the draft to Chicago. 

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State News
12:20 pm
Fri April 24, 2015

Oprah's household items going to highest bidder

Oprah Winfrey is selling the furniture, artwork, household items and clothing that once filled her Chicago home.

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State News
5:22 pm
Thu April 23, 2015

Catholics saying final farewell to Chicago's Cardinal George

Catholics are saying their final goodbyes to the late Cardinal Francis George of Chicago, who was known as a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy.

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