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Rutherford employees threaten lawsuit
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Three ex-state employees who claim former Treasurer Dan Rutherford fired them 10 months ago in retaliation for providing damaging evidence in a sexual harassment investigation are threatening legal action unless the state gives them back pay and scrubs personnel records of the misconduct charges used to show them the door, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.
Thursday, May 21, 2015


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Judicial Inquiry Board has more cases, fewer staff
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois agency reviewing complaints against judges has a growing backlog of cases.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Instead of apple pie and mom, it's pumpkin pie and corn
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have delivered some sweet news for fans of pumpkin pie and corn.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Outdoor therapy proves crucial for wounded vets
WHITTINGTON, Ill. (AP) — It was a chilly April morning. The crappie weren’t cooperative, but Sgt. Matthew Taylor of Fort Campbell was undeterred.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Illinois teen charged in DUI after-prom fatal crash
CALUMET CITY, Ill. (AP) — An 18-year-old has been charged with DUI causing death and reckless homicide with a motor vehicle in a crash that killed two people, including a Calumet City student who attended prom hours earlier.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

House advances Cook pension plan
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are again considering a plan to overhaul Cook County’s pension system that could trim some workers’ benefits, despite a recent Illinois Supreme Court ruling striking down a statewide pension overhaul.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

McDonald's CEO proud of pay hike
NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook said today he was “incredibly proud” of a recent decision to bump pay for some workers, even as hundreds of protesters outside called on the company to do more ahead of its annual shareholder meeting.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

New boating safety laws take effect in Illinois
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officials say Illinois boaters should be aware of new laws taking effect this year. Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran Jr. says the laws will keep boaters safe.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

U of I College of Medicine plans new residencies in Rockford
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford has announced plans to add five residency programs for doctors.
Thursday, May 21, 2015

Jacksonville native helped introduce zip code system
ILLINOIS — The next time you address an envelope and can’t remember the ZIP code, you can thank a Jacksonville native for the trouble.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Judge allows union-fee lawsuit to proceed - without Governor Rauner
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s lawsuit over forced fees paid by non-union state workers may proceed, but without the governor participating, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Illinois lawmakers remain far from agreement on budget and Rauner agenda
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers signaled Tuesday they are far from agreement on a new state budget or Gov. Bruce Rauner’s pro-business agenda, raising the possibility the divided Legislature will be forced into an even more politically difficult summer overtime session.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Panel criticizes medical care at Illinois prisons
CHICAGO (AP) — A scathing new report by court-approved researchers paints a bleak picture of medical care in Illinois prisons, describing treatment delays, haphazard follow-up care, chaotic record keeping and a litany of other problems that may have cut short the lives of some inmates.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

'Right to Try' measure sent to governor
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is one step closer to granting patients with terminal illnesses the ability to access experimental drugs.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Ill. mayors, colleges say proposed Amtrak cuts painful
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois university officials and mayors say Amtrak rail service reductions that would follow proposed cuts in next year’s state budget will hurt businesses and impact students.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Operations begin at N. Illinois power plant
NELSON, Ill. (AP) — A natural gas-fired power generation plant has started commercial operations in the northern Illinois community of Nelson.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Lawsuit: Denver man monopolizing marijuana biz
CHICAGO (AP) — A new lawsuit has been filed involving medical marijuana, this one claiming a Denver businessman and unsuccessful city council candidate schemed to monopolize the new industry in Illinois.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Security expert said he accessed plane controls mid-flight
AP — A security researcher told federal agents he was able to hack into aircraft computer systems mid-flight numerous times through the in-flight entertainment systems, and at one point he caused a plane he was on to move sideways, according to an FBI agent’s affidavit.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Supreme Court hears $10B Phillip Morris appeal
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has heard oral arguments about whether to let a $10 billion class-action verdict against a major cigarette maker stand.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Ill. company withdraws lawsuit over marijuana permit
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois company announced Monday it has withdrawn the first lawsuit against the state challenging the way officials dispensed medical marijuana business licenses.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Lake Decatur capacity to increase by 30 percent
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Employees with a dredging contractor are working around the clock to remove sediment from the bottom of Lake Decatur as part of a $91 million project.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Medical marijuana faces uncertain fate
Monday, May 18, 2015

Another Daley heads to City Hall in Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — Another member of Chicago’s most famous political family is taking his place on the City Council that his grandfather and uncle presided over — and dominated — for decades.
Monday, May 18, 2015

Illinois' new child welfare agency head has improvement plan
CHICAGO (AP) — The new director of Illinois’ child welfare agency acknowledges the hardships in his job: Looming budget cuts, low staff morale and remaking a troubled department’s image.
Monday, May 18, 2015

Supermax prison unlikely to reopen
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A push from one Illinois lawmaker to reopen a super-maximum security state prison doesn’t appear to be gaining traction as the state continues to deal with an overcrowded correctional system.
Monday, May 18, 2015

Mansion restoration privately funded
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Sangamon County officials are launching efforts this week to raise private money to pay for a needed $8.8 million in renovations and repairs to the 160-year-old Illinois Executive Mansion in Springfield.
Monday, May 18, 2015

Man accused of killing SIUE college student headed to grand jury
Monday, May 18, 2015

Gov. Rauner, who campaigned on transparency, now secretive
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — When running for office, future Gov. Bruce Rauner regularly pledged to bring unprecedented transparency to state government as part of the Republican’s campaign to turn around the Illinois economy.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Illinois governor's mansion renovation could start in summer
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Work to restore Illinois’ 160-year-old governor’s mansion could begin this summer. 
Saturday, May 16, 2015

81-year-old Chicago woman shot while mourning for daughter
CHICAGO (AP) — Gunmen firing from a SUV shot and injured an 81-year-old Chicago woman and her grandson as they were taking a break from a memorial service for the woman’s deceased daughter.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Oreo maker Mondelez to cut up to 600 jobs at Chicago bakery
CHICAGO (AP) — Mondelez International plans to cut several hundred jobs at a Chicago bakery that makes Chips Ahoy and Oreo cookies and other snack foods.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Spring turkey harvest increases across Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says hunters took 11 percent more turkeys during the 2015 spring season than they did a year ago.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

HSHS St. John's Hospital and SIU School of Medicine combine forces for women and childrens healthcare
SPRINGFIELD, IL — HSHS St. John’s Hospital and Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and SIU HealthCare (SIU) announced today a comprehensive 10-year alliance designed to expand access to pediatric and women’s health care services as well as solidify the two organization’s joint commitment to teaching and research for the region.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Detective who led Gacy investigation dies
DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — Joseph Kozenczak, the suburban Chicago police detective credited with leading the investigation that nabbed serial killer John Wayne Gacy, has died. He was 75.
Friday, May 15, 2015

House supports property-tax freeze; Rauner objects
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation that Democrats say would freeze the amount of property taxes collected won support on the Illinois House floor.
Friday, May 15, 2015

Illinois House Democrats reject right-to-work measure
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Democrats Thursday voted down a right-to-work plan closely mirroring Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal to allow local governments to permit workers to opt out of unions, in an attempt to pressure the Republican governor in contentious budget negotiations.
Friday, May 15, 2015

Animal control officers seize Peoria man's pet alligator
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Animal control officers have seized a pet alligator from a Peoria man’s home.
Friday, May 15, 2015

EPA: Pekin company to stop selling unapproved refrigerants
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says a Pekin, Illinois company will pay a $300,000 fine for selling unapproved refrigerants and will stop marketing the product.
Friday, May 15, 2015

Illinois road, bridge maintenance funding looks bleak
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Money to maintain Illinois highways and bridges drops steeply in the coming year and could lead to significantly deteriorated roadways in the next five years unless officials find a fix, Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration said Thursday.
Friday, May 15, 2015

New marijuana conditions aren't official yet
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Eager Illinois marijuana patients are jumping the gun by submitting applications for diseases that haven’t yet been officially approved.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

The bitter budget fight in Illinois will continue as $6 billion deficit looms
With pressure mounting to reach an agreement to fill a $6 billion budget deficit by the last day of May, fireworks erupted on the Illinois House floor last week as Democrat House Speaker Mike Madigan pushed through sixteen unexpected changes.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Illinois lawmakers skeptical about pension deal this spring
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers expressed skepticism Wednesday that they’ll be able to pass a new pension fix this spring, despite pressure from Gov. Bruce Rauner and major credit rating agencies to quickly replace a 2013 overhaul the state Supreme Court struck down.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Illinois House plans Right to Work vote
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House is planning a vote on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal that would allow local governments to permit workers to opt out of unions.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Spike Lee says film about Chicago violence is 'not a joke'
CHICAGO (AP) — Oscar-nominated filmmaker Spike Lee has defended his choice to make a movie about violence in Chicago titled “Chiraq.”
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Girl Scout troops go head to head over cupcakes
PLAINFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Eight-year-old Girl Scout Brownie troop member Taylor Timm was more preoccupied with the icing and sprinkles adhered to her fingertips than the cupcake she was supposed to be decorating during a Cupcake War competition.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

2 Chicago postal service employees arrested for thefts
CHICAGO (AP) — Two U.S. Postal Service workers have been accused of stealing illegal narcotics from mail parcels at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Missouri House speaker apologizes for actions
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri House Speaker John Diehl is attempting to repair his reputation and retain his powerful position while seeking forgiveness for what he describes as “the poor judgment” he displayed in a relationship with a Capitol intern.
Thursday, May 14, 2015

Oaken Acres helping injured wildlife for 31 years
SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) — There’s an injured baby raptor on the rural outskirts of the city.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Man to be sentenced for role in arson that killed teen son
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri man who authorities say schemed with this ex-wife to defraud insurers out of hundreds of thousands of dollars won’t be sentenced until next month for his role in a 2001 blaze that killed the couple’s teenage son.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Arrest made in Illinois after gunshot fired on Megabus
DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police have a man in custody accused of firing a gun on a Megabus in suburban Chicago.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Peoria auto parts company fined $114K for safety lapses
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria auto parts manufacturer has been fined $114,100 for federal workplace safety violations that the government says put workers at risk of amputation and other injuries.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Chicago film studio suing state, claims work given to rival
CHICAGO (AP) — A film studio that has been in Chicago since 1979 is suing the state, accusing it of unfairly steering productions to a newer rival that hosts shows such as “Chicago Fire” and “Chicago P.D.”
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Friends drive tractors in farmer's funeral procession
MCHENRY, Ill. (AP) — A 66-year-old northern Illinois farmer has been laid to rest following a funeral procession of more than 50 tractors driven by his family and friends.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Obama library locale a lift to Chicago hometown's South Side
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama will establish his presidential library on the South Side of Chicago, a part of the city where his political career began and where some of the issues that he plans to devote himself to when he leaves the White House are playing out on the streets.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Community wages debate over fracking center
EARLVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A small city in northern Illinois is at odds over a proposed transportation center to ship and store a central ingredient of hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Obama chooses Chicago's South Side for presidential library
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama has decided to build his presidential library on the South Side of Chicago, where his political career began.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

IHSA creates new concussions council
CHICAGO (AP) — The governing body of Illinois high school sports is creating a new concussions-related advisory council that’ll include former Chicago Bear Dave Duerson’s son.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Illinois soldiers to serve with Polish team in Afghanistan
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Five soldiers from the Army National Guard base in Springfield will deploy to Afghanistan as part of a specialized team that will train with Polish soldiers.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Services set for slain college student
TROY, Ill. (AP) — A Southern Illinois University student who police say was killed while trying to sell his sports car advertised on Craigslist will be laid to rest in southwestern Illinois.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Illinois turns over marijuana applications to attorneys
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois has turned over 13,000 pages of documents to attorneys challenging how medical marijuana business licenses were awarded.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Severe Storms Hit Locally And The Midwest
VAN, Texas (AP) — Emergency responders on Monday searched through wreckage in parts of Texas and Arkansas after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities, killing at least five people, including a young couple whose daughter survived.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Struggles persist as Illinois horse tracks push for slots
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The promotions meant to drum up interest in horse racing at 90-year-old Fairmount Park among customers more comfortable staring at an iPhone than a tip sheet are creative and constant.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Springfield officials to hold hearing on 1908 artifacts
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — City officials in Springfield have planned a public meeting to hear comments about what should be done with remnants of a historic event unearthed during a rail project.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Illinois to begin studies of Midwest Inland Port in Decatur
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Two studies that the state of Illinois is funding to further develop the Midwest Inland Port in Decatur are moving forward.
Monday, May 11, 2015

More lobbyists in Springfield than past 5 years
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The number of lobbyists seeking out public officials in Springfield is at the highest level in five years, according to a newspaper report published Sunday. 
Monday, May 11, 2015

Kankakee inmate who escaped to be sentenced for murder
KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — A Kankakee County jail inmate who escaped last month and was captured three days later is returning to court to be sentenced on a murder charge.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Man sought in Illinois killing of boy arrested in Arizona
PHOENIX (AP) — A man sought in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old Illinois boy has been arrested in Arizona.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Beautification planned for neighborhood near Lincoln home
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Renovations are planned for a less-traveled section of Abraham Lincoln’s old neighborhood in Springfield.
Monday, May 11, 2015

Things to know about the Illinois court ruling on pensions
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have another burden awaiting them on their return to the Capitol this week after the state Supreme Court rejected a landmark pension reform law Friday. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner thinks the Legislature should move quickly toward a Plan B, but others are advising caution. The following are some things to know about the ruling and what’s next:
Saturday, May 9, 2015

Most Chicago DUI checkpoints in minority areas
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago Tribune investigation has found that Chicago Police officers have set up far more roadside sobriety checkpoints in minority communities in recent years than they have in predominantly white communities.
Saturday, May 9, 2015

Illinois State Police gets FAA approval to use drones

The Illinois State Police says it worked with lawmakers and civil rights groups to ensure privacy concerns were addressed.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Denver dog missing for 4 years back home from Illinois
DENVER (AP) — It’s a Denver man’s American dream: Getting back the dog that vanished four years ago on the Fourth of July.
Saturday, May 9, 2015

Things to know about the Illinois court ruling on pensions
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers now have another burden awaiting them after the state Supreme Court rejected the Illinois’ landmark pension reform law.
Saturday, May 9, 2015

Salute to veterans: Music helped save the day
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Days after the invasion of Normandy, Harvey Hodges climbed down a rope ladder onto Utah Beach.
Saturday, May 9, 2015

St. Louis Zoo welcomes 850-pound bear - via FedEx
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Sometimes, shipping an 850-pound beast can be a real bear.
Friday, May 8, 2015

Struck Down
Friday, May 8, 2015

Shuttered plant in Herrin to be redeveloped
HERRIN, Ill. (AP) — A Wisconsin investment firm is looking to redevelop the abandoned former Maytag plant in Herrin.
Friday, May 8, 2015

Reinstated Illinois prison official getting back pay
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago street gang member who was dismissed from a high-paying Illinois Department of Corrections job, but later reinstated, was awarded back pay.
Friday, May 8, 2015

Presidential portrait exhibit coming to Springfield
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Portraits of every president from George Washington to Barack Obama will go on display later this month at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield.
Friday, May 8, 2015

Illinois justices overturn state's landmark 2013 pension law
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court on Friday struck down a 2013 law that sought to fix the nation’s worst government-employee pension crisis, a ruling that forces the state to find another way to overcome a massive budget deficit.
Friday, May 8, 2015

UIS postpones building of student union
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois at Springfield is holding back on the groundbreaking of a new student union because of the state’s troubled budget, according to school officials.
Thursday, May 7, 2015

Man charged in student's death makes first court appearance
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis man made his first court appearance Thursday on charges he killed a 19-year-old Illinois college student whom he had contacted about buying a sports car advertised on Craigslist.
Thursday, May 7, 2015

U of I gives retiring pres a final bonus
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois President Robert Easter will get one last pay increase before he retires later this month.
Thursday, May 7, 2015

Spfld. judge okays delay in ex-hospital official's case
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A change-of-plea hearing has been postponed for a former children’s hospital director in central Illinois accused of stealing $700,000 from the hospital.
Thursday, May 7, 2015

House Dems reject proposed human services cuts
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Democrats have sent a clear message to Gov. Bruce Rauner that they disagree with his proposed cuts to human services in next year’s budget.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Business groups, injured employees weigh in on work comp
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Business groups and injured employees weighed in Tuesday as Illinois lawmakers began debating whether to revamp the state’s workers’ compensation insurance program to reduce costs for employers.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Governor: Illinois can't bail out Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner says the state of Illinois can’t afford to bail Chicago out of its financial problems.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Schock: Grand jury taking testimony
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A grand jury took testimony Wednesday as part of a federal investigation into former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock’s expenses.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Chicago: $5.5M for police torture vics
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago City Council on Wednesday approved a $5.5 million reparations package for the victims of the city’s notorious police torture scandal that also includes a formal apology and a promise to teach schoolchildren about one of the darkest chapters in Chicago’s history.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Illinois cousins appear in court in ISIS case, Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — 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.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Police: Missing college student's body found
HAZELWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Investigators say they’ve found the body of a 19-year-old Illinois college student who went missing while trying to sell his sports car on Craigslist.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Work Comp Debate
The full Illinois house listens to testimony of business groups and injured employees at the state capitol yesterday as Illinois lawmakers began debating whether to overhaul the state's workers' compensation insurance program to make it more affordable for employers.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Governor releases survey of foreign trade partners.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration has done a survey of Illinois’ ten largest foreign trading partners and their assessment of the state’s ability to attract international investment.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Scientist asks Illinois residents to help track cicada swarm
MAKANDA, Ill. (AP) — A researcher from the University of Connecticut is asking southern Illinois residents to help document the 13-year swarm of cicadas that’s expected to hit later this month.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Gambling hearings bring expansion talks back into spotlight
CHICAGO (AP) — With a budget deadline to attempt closing a roughly $6 billion shortfall weeks away, top Illinois leaders and lawmakers are putting the spotlight on revenue-generating plans to increase the number of casinos and slot machines in the state.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Durbin wants debt relief for former Everest College students
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says students who attended Everest College in Chicago’s suburbs should be eligible for federal debt relief.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Central Illinois village worried about diesel fuel spill
SIDNEY, Ill. (AP) — Officials in the central Illinois village of Sidney say they’re worried thousands of gallons of diesel fuel that spilled into a creek could threaten fish.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Deadline extended for prepaid college tuition plan
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois families wanting to lock in future college tuition payments at today’s rates have an extra month to sign up for a state savings program.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Ferguson to pay Chicago attorney $1,335 an hour
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson is paying an attorney $1,335 an hour to help the St. Louis suburb negotiate and possibly litigate reforms pressed by the Justice Department since Michael Brown’s shooting death by a police officer there last summer, according to a newspaper report.
Monday, May 4, 2015

White House chooses Illinois company for tableware
ANTIOCH, Ill. (AP) — Anyone from Illinois visiting the White House who’s lucky enough to stay for dinner might just see something from back home: the tableware.
Monday, May 4, 2015

Chicago university runner up in video gaming tourney
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago university that offered the nation’s first athletic scholarships for video gamers has fallen short of winning the North American college video gaming title.
Monday, May 4, 2015










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