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 2019-06-18 22:28 

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[ Quincy ]

Weekend memorial events set for singer-musician Dr. John...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Weekend memorial services have been scheduled in New Orleans for singer and musician Malcom...

 2019-06-18 22:26 

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Harvard case offers reminder of perils of online misbehavior...

The racist social-media posts that led Harvard University to revoke an admission offer to a Parkland high school survivor were originally shared only...

 2019-06-18 22:24 

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[ Quincy ]

Trump sidesteps question of apology to Central Park 5...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is refusing to apologize to the five men wrongly convicted of rape in the 1989 Central Park Five case, saying...

 2019-06-18 22:21 

Chicago Sun-Times

Man robs 5th Chicago bank in 2019: FBI...

On Monday, he allegedly robbed the TCF Bank branch, 5516 N. Clark Ave., in Andersonville, according to an alert from the FBI....

 2019-06-18 22:20 

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[ Quincy ]

Twice burned: Winklevii overshadowed by Zuckerberg yet again...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — First they accused Mark Zuckerberg of lifting their idea for Facebook. Now, 15 years later, Harvard twins Tyler and Cameron...

 2019-06-18 22:18 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Quick child care available at Christy Studios...

If you're looking to run a quick errand but can't really bring your child, there's a new business that may be able to help. Christy Studios at the White Oaks Mall in Springfield now has quick child care. You can drop off your child from noon u...

 2019-06-18 22:17 

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[ Quincy ]

Investigators want Lee County daycare's licensed revoked...

The state of Iowa is recommending a Lee County daycare be shut down following allegations that the staff has repeatedly put kids in danger....

 2019-06-18 22:13 

Chicago Sun-Times

EDITORIAL: Face the music — rare piper plovers must be protected...

In the battle over a Montrose Beach concert, the endangered piping plover is just one bird species that could be threatened....

 2019-06-18 22:13 

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Watchdog: Schools underreporting use of restraint, seclusion...

A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior. The...

 2019-06-18 22:11 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Decatur man behind bars, accused of punching little boy in the face...

A man in Decatur is behind bars, accused of punching a little boy in the face on Sunday. Police said the 7-year-old told officers his stepdad, Aaron Hagood, got mad at him for being out of his room. That's when he put a pillow over his face, threw him...

 2019-06-18 22:09 

Chicago Sun-Times

$1 billion of cocaine seized in largest American drug bust...

U.S. authorities are calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....

 2019-06-18 22:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

Hispanic officials pile on in flap over judicial picks by Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke...

Two recent appointments Burke made to Cook County subcircuits are under fire....

 2019-06-18 21:56 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

Some Springfield, Decatur roads receive lowest condition ratings from IDOT...

Several roads in Springfield and Decatur have received lowest possible road condition grade ratings from the Illinois Department of Transportation. A map on IDOT's website shows each road in the counties and their conditions, highlighted in green, red...

 2019-06-18 21:52 

NBC Chicago

Heather Mack Could Be Released Within 2 Years: Report...

The Chicago woman convicted of murdering her mother at a Bali hotel and stuffing her body in a suitcase said she could be released from prison in 18 months, according to a published report. Heather Mack, 23, told DailyMailTV that if she's released nex...

 2019-06-18 21:35 

Chicago Tribune

Bye — for now — to the United Center: Illini will take a 'hiatus' from their annual basketball game in Chicago...

The Illinois men's basketball team is taking a "hiatus" from its annual game at the United Center, athletic director Josh Whitman said Tuesday. He anticipates the team will return at some point in the near future. "This isn't goodbye,&...

 2019-06-18 21:33 

WGEM

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Photographer recounts facing Dallas gunman...

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas Morning News photographer recounts witnessing a shooting at a federal courthouse in the city's downtown. Tom Fox's photographs of...

 2019-06-18 21:32 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

New program aims to ease transition to middle, high school for students...

A new transition program hopes to make the move to middle and high school a little bit easier for Urbana students. The district said the Summer Transition Education Program is giving students the tools for success. The goal is to help future 6th - 9th gra...

 2019-06-18 21:25 

Zacks Investment Research

Jabil (JBL) Beats Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates...

Jabil (JBL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 1.79% and 2.11%, respectively, for the quarter ended May 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?...

 2019-06-18 21:25 

Zacks Investment Research

Adobe Systems (ADBE) Beats Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates...

Adobe (ADBE) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 2.81% and 1.64%, respectively, for the quarter ended May 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?...

 2019-06-18 21:23 

WRSP

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Veteran walks across the nation to raise awareness of veteran issues...

One veteran is walking across the nation to raise awareness of veterans' issues. On Tuesday, William Shuttleworth made a stop in Lincoln, Ill. He's on a seven-month walk across America from Massachusetts to California. Shuttleworth, 71, left his h...

 2019-06-18 21:21 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

The Latest: Alex Jones sanctioned in Sandy Hook lawsuit...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on lawsuits filed by families of victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting against conspriacy theorist Alex Jones (all...

 2019-06-18 21:20 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Father charged with wounding son, killing son's girlfriend...

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have charged a Missouri man with shooting and critically wounding his son and killing his son's girlfriend after he was...

 2019-06-18 21:20 

TV By The Numbers

Monday cable ratings: 'Monday Night RAW' ticks down, 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' stays strong...

This week, 'Monday Night RAW' continued its reign across the......

 2019-06-18 21:17 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Lawmakers hope for progress on spending caps, border crisis...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top-level negotiations over paying the country's bills and funding about $1.3 trillion in agency budgets are set to reconvene Wednesday...

 2019-06-18 21:15 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

John Cusack apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet...

Actor John Cusack is apologizing for tweeting an anti-Semitic cartoon and quotation after defending the post, then deleting it. The image showed a blue...

 2019-06-18 21:15 

NBC Chicago

White Sox to Extend Netting at Guaranteed Rate Field...

The Chicago White Sox are planning to extend the protective netting at Guaranteed Rate Field this season, officials revealed Tuesday. According to team, the Sox and Illinois Sports Facilities Authority plan to extend the netting down the lines to each fou...

 2019-06-18 21:13 

CBS Chicago

Chicago Weather: Fog Tuesday Night And Into Morning Commute, Rain Wednesday...

Patchy fog will arrive in the Chicago area late Tuesday night, dropping visibility for the morning rush....

 2019-06-18 21:12 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Prosecutors: Suspect made album art with church arson photos...

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the suspect in three Louisiana church arsons took photos and videos of the fires while they were burning and...

 2019-06-18 21:11 

NBC Chicago

WinCo Recalls Store Brand Frozen Raspberries...

WinCo Foods says it sold some frozen red raspberries that may be contaminated with norovirus. No one has reported getting sick, but the company is urging people to throw away or return the products to the store for a full refund....

 2019-06-18 21:11 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Flood Warning issued June 18 at 4:11PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL...

Flood Warning: Des Moines, IA, Henderson, IL, Lee, IA and 1 more area until 8:11 AM...

 2019-06-18 21:10 

CBS Chicago

White Sox Plan To Extend Protective Netting At Guaranteed Rate Field This Season...

Chicago White Sox officials announced the decision to extend the protective netting at Guaranteed Rate Field....

 2019-06-18 21:09 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Former alderman pleads not guilty to insurance fraud...

CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago alderman charged with lying to police when he reported his car stolen missing has pleaded not guilty. The Chicago Tribune...

 2019-06-18 21:04 

Chicago Tribune

Inspection finds 'deficiencies' in patient rights at hospital that treated Marlen Ochoa-Lopez's baby after he was cut from her womb...

Poor communication between law enforcement and medical staff violated patient rights standards in the case of a newborn who was cut from his mother's womb and brought to a suburban hospital with another woman, according to a federal inspection. The fi...

 2019-06-18 21:03 

NBC Chicago

Locals Demand Answers on Elevated Lead Levels Found in Water...

Residents of east Will County continue to express their frustration for lack of answers after being warned not to drink water from their taps this past weekend due to elevated lead levels. Residents in University Park, some parts of Monee, and Green Garde...

 2019-06-18 20:59 

Chicago Tribune

A tale of lost love, mistaken identity, courageous single parenting — and bald eagles...

In the middle of an asphalt parking lot, atop a dead pine tree, lives a bald eagle that has endured real-life plot twists worthy of the steamiest soap opera. The female of the Mooseheart bald eagle pair, already a local celebrity in the western suburbs, w...

 2019-06-18 20:58 

Chicago Tribune

Carlos Gonzalez and Daniel Descalso in the Cubs' lineup against the White Sox...

Carlos Gonzalez hopes to continue his success against Ivan Nova, and Daniel Descalso will start at second base Tuesday night when the Cubs play host to the White Sox in the first game of the City Series at Wrigley Field. Gonzalez is 6-for-12 lifetime agai...

 2019-06-18 20:57 

Chicago Sun-Times

Baby rhino to make his public debut — maybe...

Lincoln Park Zoo staff tried offering food and treats for 3 hours to lure the youngster outside for the media....

 2019-06-18 20:55 

Chicago Tribune

You watched the Tony Awards: So when can you see the shows in Chicago?...

Most of the major winners at the Tony Awards are making plans for national tours. But it can take a while for routes to wind their way to Chicago. And it's also true that none of the Broadway musicals this past season were anything close to "Hamil...

 2019-06-18 20:43 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Heavy rainfall on the way to the Tri-States...

Some sun and clouds this afternoon with dry weather and temperatures near 80 degrees. Later tonight a disturbance will push in our direction and result in...

 2019-06-18 20:39 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Officers arrest man who rushed Phoenix airport checkpoint...

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say two Transportation Security Administration officers were injured while subduing a man who tried to rush through a...

 2019-06-18 20:39 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Missouri cites 'failed abortions' in clinic license dispute...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's case for possibly ending abortions at its lone remaining clinic includes a claim that three...

 2019-06-18 20:38 

Zacks Investment Research

Palantir's IPO Plans are Just as Secretive as the Company Itself...

Investors have been excited for a while now about the potential for a Palantir market debut, even though the company has yet to lay out any specific plans for an initial public offering....

 2019-06-18 20:37 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

High school athletes file complaint over transgender policy...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Three Connecticut girls who ran high school track have filed a federal discrimination complaint, saying a statewide policy that...

 2019-06-18 20:36 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

DCFS workforce crisis affecting children in the system...

A caseworker can play a vital role in a child's life, but statistics show caseworkers aren't staying long-term in their positions. Illinois is currently in a workforce crisis that affects the thousands of children in the Department of Children and...

 2019-06-18 20:34 

Zacks Investment Research

U.S. Homebuilder Sentiment Data Soft in June: ETFs in Focus...

We discuss the release of sluggish homebuilder sentiment data for June for investors with money parked in the homebuilder ETFs....

 2019-06-18 20:33 

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago's Old Town Ale House makes list of best dive bars in America...

Big 7 Travel ranks the Ale House 11th in the country....

 2019-06-18 20:32 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Shark attack survivor gets message from Robert Downey Jr....

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina teenager who lost a leg in a shark attack this month got a personal message from the actor who plays...

 2019-06-18 20:31 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Prosecutor: Man pulled from debris after house blast dies...

RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man pulled from the rubble of a New Jersey home following an explosion has died. The Bergen County prosecutor's...

 2019-06-18 20:30 

CBS Chicago

One Suspect Arrested, Two More Wanted In 'Horrific' Burning Of Dog...

Police in New Jersey have arrested a 17-year-old male and have secured warrants for two additional suspects wanted in connection with what they call a...

 2019-06-18 20:27 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Man caught at JFK smuggling 34 finches in hair curlers...

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities say a 39-year-old Connecticut man has been caught trying to smuggle nearly three dozen live finches through John F....

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