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Pritzker signs pay-raise law for cabinet members

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a law allowing him to pay 15.

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Pritzker orders immediate jobs study for emerging industries in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois’ new governor wants to have a road map, by.

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Illinois parents get decades in child’s starvation death

JERSEYVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois father and stepmother will spend decades in prison in.

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Sears chairman’s hedge fund wins company’s bankruptcy court auction

CHICAGO (UPI) — Sears Holdings said Thursday that ESL Investments, the hedge fund owned by.

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Three Chicago officers acquitted of coverup in Laquan McDonald shooting

CHICAGO (UPI) — A judge found three Chicago police officers not guilty Thursday on charges that.

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Illinois to issue February food stamp benefits this week

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Those on food stamps in Illinois should get next month’s.

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Democrats celebrate crop of new governors who took GOP seats

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democrats are celebrating capturing governor’s offices in seven states previously led.

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$2 billion Illinois rail project falls behind high-speed targets

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Amtrak riders are still waiting for higher train speeds along.

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Weekend snowfall broke records in central Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Parts of central Illinois have registered record snowfall levels after a winter.

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New Illinois governor uses own money to hike staff salaries

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois’ incoming billionaire governor has announced plans to use his own money.