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Urbana man sentenced to 10 years for shooting

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:25
URBANA, Ill. (WAND) - An Urbana man has been sentenced to ten years after admitting to shooting a man during a drug deal.
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Gov. Rauner, First Lady get flue shots to encourage others

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:12
CHICAGO (WAND) - Gov. Bruce Rauner and First Lady Diana Rauner got their flu shots Tuesday in an effort to encourage others to focus on health.
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ACLU of Illinois talks about Trumps desire to end birthright citizenship

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:08
(WAND) - The ACLU of Illinois is responding after President Donald Trump said he is considering ending birthright citizenship in the United States. 
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Case against accused kitten killer dismissed

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 11:32
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The case against a suspect accused of killing at least four kittens had their case dismissed. 
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Ribbon cutting to be held for Caterpillar's new space in UofI Research Park

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 11:22
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - A ribbon cutting will be held for Caterpillar's new space in the University of Illinois Research Park.
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DMH celebrating Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 10:57
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Decatur Memorial Hospital is hosting Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day. 
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Three children killed while boarding school bus in Indiana

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 09:51
FULTON COUNTY, Ind. (WAND) - Three children were killed after being hit by a vehicle while boarding a school bus Tuesday morning in Indiana.
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Police: Bradley University employees murdered by their son

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 09:36
PEORIA COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - Two Bradley University employees are believed to have been murdered by their own son, police said.
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Springfield fire crews battle early morning blaze

WAND News - Tue, 10/30/2018 - 09:31
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – A fire broke out in Springfield early Tuesday morning.
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Mother: Teen who shot self was bullied

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 23:43
DANVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - A 13-year-old Danville teen is recovering after attempting to take her own life.
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1 dead in Decatur car crash

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 23:11
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – A man lost his life after a crash caused him to be ejected from his car. 
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Fire in Sullivan house damages garage

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 21:38
SULLIVAN, Ill. (WAND) – A garage sustained damage in a Sullivan-area fire Monday. 
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Search on for missing Bradley University professor, husband

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 18:54
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A central Illinois sheriff says a search is underway for a Bradley University professor and her husband who are missing after a possible violent struggle in their home. 
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Efforts aim to stop HIV spread, increase treatment

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 18:41
Health groups are meeting in Springfield Monday evening as part of a statewide push to end the spread of HIV and help people with HIV lead healthy lives.
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Illinois officer dies after falling 50 feet during chase

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 16:36
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) - An auxiliary police officer is dead after falling 50 feet (15 meters) while chasing suspects across a bridge in East St. Louis. 
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Flags ordered to half-staff for synagogue victims

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 14:34
(WAND) - President Donald Trump and Governor Bruce Rauner ordered U.S. and state flags lowered to half-staff Monday.
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$180K going to renovate Rock Springs-Fairview Bike Trail

WAND News - Mon, 10/29/2018 - 14:15
DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - More than $180,000 is going to renovate the paved Rock Springs-Fairview Bike Trail.
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