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  • Nearly 400 state jobs could be moved to Springfield

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A state agency survey shows nearly 400 state jobs could be relocated to Springfie ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • Illinois agency: YouTube glitch behind training video porn

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – At the end of a brief online video promoting an Illinois agency’s training summit ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Jim Beam bourbon will keep flowing despite distillery strike

    CHICAGO – A weekend strike at two Jim Beam distilleries in Kentucky will not leave bourbon lovers hi ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Caterpillar CEO to retire next year

    NEW YORK (AP) – Caterpillar said Monday that CEO and Chairman Doug Oberhelman will retire from the c ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:26 am
  • Rauner creates council he says will cut Illinois bureaucracy

    OAK BROOK (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner said Monday that he’s creating a new council that will review sta ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • 1 person killed, 5 injured in shooting during party at Rockford hotel

    ROCKFORD (AP) – A 23-year-old man died and five other people were injured in a shooting at a private ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Death of cyclist sparks update in Illinois driver's manual

    MOUNT PROSPECT (AP) – A new entry will be added to the Illinois 2017 publication of the official “Ru ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:39 am
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