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Quinn Accuses Rauner of Not Hiring Enough Minorities

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Both trying to make inroads in minority communties

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Library Turf War Continues

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Major donors threaten to withhold donations unless the feuding stops

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Woman Dies in Route 29 Crash Near Edinburg

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Illinois State Police say a van over corrected after swerving off the roadway.

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Attorney Wants Parsons to Pay $1.2 Million Now, $100,000 Monthly

Jeff Parsons appears defiant as he walks out of federal court in Springfield July 10, 2014

An attorney representing former THR and Associates employees and creditors wants Jeff Parsons to pony up -- immediately.

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Fake IDs are Easy to Get

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Fake IDs and driver’s licenses are the scourge of the Illinois secretary of state’s office

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Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

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It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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Obesity research takes high-tech twist

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Researchers are turning to high-tech tools, like the Fitbit, to find new ways to combat growing waistlines.

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Cyber experts warn of ‘Bash’ bug

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New warnings are emerging of a security flaw that cyber experts say may pose a serious threat to computers.

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Marvel Comics get academic treatment at Baltimore college

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The University of Baltimore is making it OK to read comic books in class, and even will give you college credit for it.

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The new iPhone 6 is quite flexible

A woman holds up the iPhone 6 Plus at the Apple Store at Tokyo's Omotesando shopping district September 19, 2014.

"Bendgate" might be particularly troubling for those who wear skinny jeans.

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‘Caffeinated’ underwear don’t pack a punch

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Shapewear that promised to help you slim down was a sham.

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Fake cops make off with real pot

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

Three armed men allegedly dressed as police to steal medical marijuana plants from a licensed grower.

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Man’s overpowering cologne leads to arrest

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A man who tried to run from police during a high speed chase was just too smelly to hide.

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Alleged bank robber happy to be busted

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A man captured after allegedly trying to rob a bank in Denver doesn't seem too upset about being behind bars.

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Michigan State building $1M robot fish

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It's a fishy story but the school says the pricy fish will help research in the Great Lakes.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jeff Goldblum’s bizarre ad

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The "Jurassic Park" actor shows you the benefits of mood lighting, wearing nothing but tiny swim trunks and a bad wig.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 2

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

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The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man

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Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

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‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen

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The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

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En Vogue reuniting for Christmas movie

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The R&B group will play themselves in a made-for-TV movie.

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