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Langfelder: City Water Supply is Safe

Mayor Jim Langfelder disputes Sierra Club's allegations.


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Administrator: State Could Impact Sangamon Co. Budget

The state is causing problems with Sangamon County's budget.

Tom Vilsack
Senate Agricultural Committee held a hearing at The Capital on the nomination of Tom Vilsack (D-IA) to be the United States Secretary of Agriculture

Featuring: Tom Vilsack
Where: DC, United States
When: 14 Jan 2009
Credit: WENN

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Ag Secretary Wants IL to Embrace Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Obama administration says Illinois will be a winner with the Trans-Pacific Partnership.


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DeVito and Schwarzenegger want to do a ‘Twins’ sequel

The actors are keen to reprise their roles as long-lost brothers in a sequel to the 1988 hit, "Twins," with Eddie Murphy joining the cast as another sibling.

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Champaign Police to Get Stun Guns

The Champaign City Council has approved the use of stun guns for its police department.


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State Issues Warning About Synthetic Drugs

The Illinois Poison Center is warning of a spike in the number of patients going to emergency rooms after using dangerous synthetic drugs.


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Harrowing kidnap tale tackled in award-winning ‘Room’

"Room", a drama about a mother and son held captive for years, hits U.S. cinemas this week after scooping the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival.


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Phil Collins must be stopped (or so says a petition)

Not everyone is excited for the former Genesis star's musical comeback.


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More details released about new Red Wings hockey arena

The $95 million arena is set to open in 2017.


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Would you take a voting booth selfie?

The selfie could be coming to the voting booth -- at least in California.


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You can’t dress up as Darth Vader to see ‘Star Wars’

Bosses of two leading cinema chains in the have banned “Star Wars” fans from dressing up as Darth Vader for…


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Gas Prices Remain Pretty Low

State average slips from October's $2.47 to current $2.34


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Presidential hopefuls sign up to get on New Hampshire ballot

Democrat Martin O'Malley and Republican Donald Trump will be among the first candidates to sign up for New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation presidential primary.

eople are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.

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Google will let artificial intelligence reply to your email

Google is putting a different twist on the concept of "automated reply."


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Policy fights, funding battles still pose shutdown threat

Despite a broad budget deal, the White House and Republicans controlling Congress must sort through dozens of policy issues and funding fights if they are to avoid a holiday season government shutdown.


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Fans pack KC for Royals rally

Welcome to #CrownTown.


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Clemson, Ohio State among top playoff rankings.

The first College Football Playoff selection committee rankings are out.


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Titans sack Whisenhunt

The Titans lost 20-6 to the Houston Texans on Sunday, their sixth straight defeat.


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Chipotle now linked to dozens of E. coli cases

Chipotle, which is grappling with its third food safety incident this year, has closed all its 43 restaurants located in and around Seattle and Portland because of the E. coli O26 outbreak.


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Congress to consider new version of sweeping defense policy bill

The U.S. House and Senate Armed Services Committees said on Tuesday a version of the National Defense Authorization Act, a sweeping defense policy bill, would go before Congress this week, with $5 billion of cuts reflecting a budget deal passed last week.

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‘Rambo’ is coming to the small screen


"Rambo: New Blood" will be executive produced by the "Rocky" star, who will also appear in the series.

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George Lucas to new ‘Star Wars’ film: I’m your divorced father


"Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding.

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Sleeping Santa makes Christmas pics a snap


Santa Claus won't be stopped by a sleeping baby boy. He'll improvise!