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Illinois Interstate 255 Project Entering Final Stage

For the past six months, long stretches of Interstate 255 in Illinois, from Collinsville to the Jefferson Barracks Bridge, have been limited to one-lane only. But all of that is about to come to an end.

09/30/2014

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Central Ill. Man Facing Child Pornography Charges

A central Illinois man has been charged with possessing and distributing thousands of computer files containing child pornography, prosecutors said Thursday.

09/26/2014

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Video Gaming Gains Revenue and Popularity in Illinois

It’s now been two years since video gaming came to Illinois. So has having the opportunity to gamble in bars, restaurants and veterans’ halls kept people from going to casinos?

09/25/2014

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350-Plus Apply for Illinois Marijuana Businesses

Nonrefundable fees collected by the state from the applicants topped $5 million.

09/25/2014

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Report: Illinois Highway System Sees Improvements After Giving Billions to Roads, Bridges

Illinois’ roads aren’t paved with gold, but compared to roads in other states, they’re pretty good.

09/24/2014

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Missouri Falls in ‘Least Rude’ Category for Drivers

When you quickly change lanes on Missouri roads, how likely are you to anger the driver behind you? What about in Illinois? A new study tells us which states have the rudest drivers.

09/22/2014

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Illinois Medical Marijuana Applications Due Monday

Dozens of people who want to break into the medical marijuana business in Illinois lined up Monday to file their applications ahead of a 3 p.m. deadline.

09/22/2014

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Two Northern Illinois Residents Dead from West Nile Virus

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports one died in late August, and the other died early this month.

09/18/2014

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Missouri Ranked 18th in Country for Most Deer Collisions

Next time you’re driving around dawn or dusk, consider your chances of hitting a deer on the road. State Farm Insurance ranks Missouri 18th in the country for most deer collisions.

09/17/2014

Members of the Ferguson Police department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Illinois Considering Bill to Outfit Officers with Body Cameras

It might seem like there are cameras everywhere you look these days, but it could be just be the tip of the iceberg compared to a few years from now.

09/12/2014

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