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  • Deere says UAW members approve labor agreement

    MOLINE (AP) – Farm equipment manufacturer Deere & Co. says United Auto Workers members have approved ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 6:33 pm
  • United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Having hammered out an ambitious trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim countries, the Obama administration now faces a potentially tougher ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Coast Guard: Missing ship sank, 1 body found, search goes on

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – The captain of the 790-foot El Faro planned to bypass Hurricane Joaquin, but some kind of mechanical failure left the U.S. c ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 6:35 pm
  • South Carolina flood: Thousands without running water

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – After a week of steady rain, the showers tapered off Monday, and an inundated South Carolina turned to surveying a road system s ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 6:37 pm
  • Turkey vows to protect borders after Russian jet incursion

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Turkey’s prime minister vowed Monday to take all necessary measures to protect ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • Get your hoops while they're hot in the Sauk Valley

    Michael Wesley goes up for a layup in front of his sister, Michelle, on Monday afternoon while playing basketball Millwheel Park in Milledgeville. Hoo ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • Fines accruing for Coloma Township

    ROCK FALLS – Coloma Township has started accruing fines for failing to file its annual financial report with the Illinois Comptroller’s Office.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 9:39 am
  • Last month the 9th warmest September on record for Illinois

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois State Water Survey says last month was the ninth warmest September on record for Illinois.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Rock Falls house a total loss; fire suspicious, chief says

    ROCK FALLS – An overnight fire that destroyed a vacant wood-framed house at 510 W. Fourth St. is suspicious and under investigation, fire officials sa ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Hope dwindles for finding survivors of deadly Guatemala mudslide

    SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) – Hope faded Sunday for finding any survivors of a mudslide th ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • University of Illinois donations dip, but still top $250M

    URBANA (AP) – Donations coming in to the University of Illinois dipped slightly in fiscal 2015, but ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • University of Illinois opens center for wounded veterans

    URBANA – The University of Illinois has opened a center to help wounded war veterans earn college diplomas.
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Hundreds rescued from historic floods in South Carolina

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Hundreds were rescued from fast-moving floodwaters Sunday in South Carolina as ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Law firm labeled as hate group leading Kim Davis’ crusade

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Kim Davis’ lawyer stood onstage in a Washington D.C. hotel and pointed to a p ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Oregon pastor's sermon: 'Violence will not have the last word'

    ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) – A pastor whose daughter survived last week’s deadly rampage in a college class ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:09 pm
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