Illinois

File photo of a bushel of grapes. (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)

Trade Group for Illinois’ Wine Industry Makes Big Hire

The Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association has hired a full-time executive director for the first time.

12/12/2014

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Four Russian Nationals Indicted on Fraud Charges

Four Russian nationals have been indicted for conspiring to travel from Russia to casinos across the United States, including several local casinos, to cheat at particular slot games using electronic devices.

12/10/2014

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UMSL Sees Enrollment Decrease Due to Ferguson Unrest

Fallout from the unrest in Ferguson is impacting the nearby University of Missouri – St. Louis and has prompted a hiring freeze at the school.

12/10/2014

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Study Ranks Missouri as State with Sixth Biggest Spenders

Missouri places in the top 10 for most spending on health care, food and beverages, as well as people spending more than they make.

11/26/2014

A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men's chances of being homosexual, but the results aren't strong enough to prove it. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Study of Gay Brothers Shows Genes Influence Male Homosexuality

A large study of gay brothers adds to evidence that genes influence men’s chances of being homosexual, but the results aren’t strong enough to prove it.

11/17/2014

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St. Louis Seeing Less Tornadoes So Far This Year

For the St. Louis forecast area in 2014, there have been four tornadoes on the Missouri side and 11 in Illinois, for a total of 15 in the area.

11/06/2014

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Three Killed in Ill. Train Collision Before Halloween Parade

Three people were killed in a SUV-train collision in Vandalia.

10/30/2014

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Battle for Illinois Governor Reaches Presidential Proportions

The race for Illinois governor is getting attention from the highest office in the land.

10/20/2014

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Several Injured After School Bus Collides with SUV

A Friday afternoon collision between an SUV and a school bus on Interstate 64 in St. Louis left several students from an Okawville, Illinois, elementary school with injuries.

10/17/2014

WINNETKA, IL - MARCH 18: Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner talks with reporters after voting in the Illinois primary election on March 18, 2014 in Winnetka, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Rauner: From ‘Right to Work Zones’ to ‘Opportunity Zones’

Bruce Rauner is now downplaying the “right-to-work zones” that were a part of his platform in the primary.

10/17/2014

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