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31-foot Lincoln statue to make Springfield debut this week

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A 31-foot tall statue of Abraham Lincoln will make its debut this.

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XFL reaches multiyear agreement with Fox, Disney’s ESPN

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — The XFL reached multiyear agreements with ESPN and Fox Sports on.

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FEDERAL CORRUPTION PROBE: Illinois Gov. Pritzker ‘not concerned’ about report

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday he has “no concerns at.

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Thailand says US man’s seasteading home violates sovereignty

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities have raided a floating home in the Andaman Sea belonging.

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Dems ask White House aide Miller to testify on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic House committee chairman on Wednesday invited White House aide Stephen.

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Nipsey Hussle’s family gathers for private funeral

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nipsey Hussle’s family and friends gathered Friday for a private funeral.

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3 children, 2 adults die in Illinois ‘inferno’ trailer fire

GOODFIELD (AP) — A central Illinois mobile home fire that neighbors called an “inferno” left.

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Illinois schoolkids get chance to name SIU baby dinosaurs

CARBONDALE (AP) — Geologists at Southern Illinois University are asking Illinois elementary and high school.

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Stormy Daniels protests Illinois legislation calling for a ‘pole tax’ on strip clubs

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Adult film star Stormy Daniels briefly appeared at the Illinois Capitol on.

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Illinois man pleads not guilty in deputy’s fatal shooting

ROCKFORD (AP) — An Illinois man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to Federal charges he fatally.