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  • AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's vow to create Appalachian coal jobs

    DALLAS – Donald Trump says he would bring back lost coal-mining jobs, and he is positioning for the November election in big coal states by portraying ...
    May 5, 2016 - 2:52 pm
  • John Kasich ends campaign for Republican presidential nomination

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The last man standing in Donald Trump's path to the Republican nomination, Ohio Gov. John Kasich ended his campaign Wednesday, making ...
    May 4, 2016 - 5:07 pm
  • State Rep. Jack Franks' redistricting overhaul clears Illinois House

    SPRINGFIELD – A plan to change how legislative districts are drawn in Illinois has cleared the state House.
    May 4, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 4; Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 4, 2016 - 6:17 am
  • Miller: How Mah became Illinois' likely first Asian-American legislator

    Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) was never given much of a chance at winning the 2nd House District Democratic primary race on March 15 against a well-known po ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 3; Ted Cruz seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 3, 2016 - 6:18 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 2; Fears of Trump drive immigrants to become citizens

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 2, 2016 - 6:37 am
  • Trump, Clinton angle for the advantage in politics of gender

    WASHINGTON – She has no stamina. She shouts. She’s got nothing going for her but being a woman.Donal ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Woodstock lawyer touts experience in McHenry County State's Attorney race

    Woodstock-based attorney Jim Harrison says his "vast and wide" experience is what sets he and his opponent apart in the race for McHenry County state' ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:34 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for April 29; Fights follow Trump rally in Southern California

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
    April 29, 2016 - 6:18 am
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