Connelly pushes 5G bill through Senate, but House demurs

Illinois might have to remain on hold for 5G technology. After passing the Senate on May 24, a bill that would create the Small Wireless Facilities Act has gotten stuck in the House. It is currently classified as being under “postponed consideration,” with a little more than two weeks left in the legislative session. Co-sponsored by Sen. More...

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By Jake Leonard On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Clinton Power Station back online; work provided boost to local economy

Following a month-long scheduled outage, Exelon Generation’s Clinton Power Station was refueled and back to full power by June 6, according to a press release, which also said Clinton businesses enjoyed extra More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Major electronic entertainment show offers glimpse of future

Brian Skoloff Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — E3, the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, opened Tuesday in Los Angeles with thousands of video game enthusiasts, analysts and industry representatives in More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Sessions vigorously denies improper Russia contacts

Eric Tucker and Erica Werner Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied on Tuesday having an undisclosed meeting with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. and declared it More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

Tom Krisher and Barbara Ortutay AP Business Writers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber CEO Travis Kalanick will take a leave of absence for an unspecified period and let his leadership team run the troubled ride-hailing More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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DHS chief hints laptop ban may not be extended right now

Alicia A. Caldwell Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It may not be necessary to expand a ban on laptops and other large electronics in the cabins of many international flights into the United States right now, More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Trump transition aide was key player in Flynn’s Turkish work

In this March 15, 2014, photo provided by Alfredo Flores, from left, Vice Admiral Michael Rogers; Paul Monteiro, vice chairman and co-Founder of Nowruz Commission; Bijan R. Kian and Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn talk during More...

By Associated Press On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Sudden technology tumble continues as stocks fall further

MARLEY JAY Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes slipped again Monday as technology companies, which were near record highs last week, suffered a second day of sharp losses. Investors are changing More...

By United Press International On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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U.S. Supreme Court backs quicker approval of drug copies

Allen Cone United Press International WASHINGTON, D.C. (UPI) — The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that biotech drug copies — called biosimilars — can become available to consumers More...

By Associated Press On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Sessions to testify as Republicans prod Trump on tapes

HOPE YEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is preparing to face former Senate colleagues over his role in the controversy around ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, part More...