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(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
July 10, 2019 - 2:58 pm
Country rock band Confederate Railroad has been barred from performing at an Illinois state fair because of its use of the Confederate flag, setting off a firestorm by southern Illinois fans who believe they're under Chicago liberals' thumb of political correctness.
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April 05, 2019 - 5:01 pm
By DAN SEWELL and ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old ex-convict accused of pulling a cruel hoax by pretending to be a long-missing Illinois boy was charged Friday with making false statements to federal authorities. The FBI said Brian Rini had made false claims...
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AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh
April 03, 2019 - 4:27 am
Former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot easily won the Chicago mayor's race Tuesday, earning support from every part of the city to defeat a longtime political insider and become the first black woman and openly gay person to lead the nation's third-largest city.
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(Ken DeCoster/Rockford Register Star via AP)
March 07, 2019 - 12:20 pm
The Latest on a shooting at an Illinois hotel
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Law enforcement personnel gather near the scene of a shooting at an industrial park in Aurora, Ill., on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019.
Bev Horne/Daily Herald via AP
February 15, 2019 - 4:44 pm
A shooter was apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in in Aurora, Illinois, city officials said Friday, but police did not immediately say if anyone was shot.
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Migrant Children
Photo/Brynn Anderson
June 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm
The states, all of which are led by Democratic attorneys general, joined Washington, D.C., in filing the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Seattle. It's the first legal challenge by states over the practice.
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