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  • Milk industry fights back against 'anti-dairy folks'

    NEW YORK (AP) — The milk industry is fed up with all the sourness over dairy.As Americans continue t ...
    NEW: Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • New Jersey's Christie launches political action committee

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken his firmest step yet toward running for president, launching an organization that allows ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Storm threatens the Northeast with historic snow

    NEW YORK (AP) — Cities big and small along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor of more than 35 million people began shutting down and bundling up Mond ...
    UPDATED: Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Small drone crashes at White House complex, origin unclear

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A small drone flying at low altitude crashed into the White House complex before dawn Monday, the Secret Service said. President Bar ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:36 am
  • Amtrak studying possible Danville-to-Quad Cities route

    DANVILLE (AP) — Amtrak is studying potential rail service between Danville and the Quad Cities.The N ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • Rockford, Winnebago County 911 centers could be merged

    ROCKFORD (AP) — Officials in the city of Rockford and Winnebago County say they're ready to discuss merging their 911 emergency call centers.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • 2-year-old fights cancer for second time

    BLOOMINGTON (AP) — Alexa Cunningham is an engaging, 2½-year-old girl who showed visitors her toy dogs, Minnie Mouse Playhouse and collection of prince ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Documents: Quinn had marijuana recommendations, didn't act

    CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn received recommendations on which businesses should receive lucrative medical marijuana licenses but he ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Tuesday, Jan. 27Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planni ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 9:02 pm
  • Illinois man suffers sudden memory loss

    URBANA (AP) – For 2 months, Travis Webb has lived with a woman he doesn’t remember marrying, in a ho ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • Obama to seek wilderness designation for Alaska refuge

    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) –President Barack Obama is proposing to designate the vast majority of Alaska’s ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoil

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) – A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece’s painful austerity program won ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Drop off recyclables Friday in Oregon

    OREGON – The monthly residential electronics recycling day of the Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday a ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Joliet museum exhibit tells prison history

    JOLIET – It’s never too late to mend, but you only have until March 22 to see how it’s been done loc ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • 'Death-qualified' juror search slows marathon, theater cases

    BOSTON (AP) – One prospective juror was brutally frank when asked whether he could consider a senten ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 8:49 pm
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