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Illinois General Assembly

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General Assembly Keeps Proposed Bills Moving

Several proposed bills currently being debated in the State Legislature.

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ADA Event Brings Backlash Against State Funding Cuts

Chicago man at event sounds off on how cuts to state programs will affect his life.

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Sex Offender Sentenced for Attempting to Lure Central Illinois Minor

Joseph Cain Harrison was found guilty in December.

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Former Springfield Hospital Director Will Plead Guilty

Margaret Curtin to change plea deal after previously pleading not guilty.

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$54 Million Embezzlement from City of Dixon Now Subject of College Courses

Case is being taught in accounting and forensic accounting courses.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner enters the House to applause to delivers his first budget address to a joint session of the General Assembly in the House chambers Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, in Springfield Ill. Illinois Rep. Greg Harris is seen on the far right.

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Rauner Trying to Broker Mega-Deal in General Assembly

Dems say they're willing to work with the Governor.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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Phillips 66: 25K Gallons of Diesel Fuel Leaks into Waterway

Leak discovered Friday morning near Wood River Refinery.

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Department of Transportation to Implement New Rules for Tanker Cars

Trains will be required to move through urban areas at a slower pace when carrying flammable liquids.

Record Store Day

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Independent Record Stores Celebrate Record Store Day Today

Several labels will have special releases to celebrate today.

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Funeral for Cardinal George Set for Thursday

Cardinal George died Friday at the age of 78.

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Winslow Still Wants Body Cameras for SPD

Winslow says he wants to use body cameras as a means to protect officers on every call, every time.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Promposal FAIL

A high schooler's prom proposal doesn't go as planned.

4-17-15 IDOC Cadet Graduation

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New Class of State Prison Guards Graduates

There are now some new people to work at some of the state's prisons.

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This week’s top pop songs

LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Record Store Day celebrates all things indie

Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music stores across America.

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Making headlines this week

A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts its 30th class

Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr and others will be welcomed as the 2015 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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KISS to star in new ‘Scooby-Doo’ movie

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Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer have voiced themselves in the animated project.

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This week’s top pop songs

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LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Record Store Day celebrates all things indie

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Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music stores across America.

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts its 30th class

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Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr and others will be welcomed as the 2015 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.