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I-55/Sangamon Avenue Roll-Over Snarls Traffic

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Crews work to re-open an I-55/Sangamon Avenue ramp late Wednesday afternoon

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IDOT Hiring May Get Federal Scrutiny

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A federal judge is being asked to appoint a monitor to keep an eye on political hiring in the Illinois…

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Idle ISP Cruisers Could Soon Hit the Road

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Illinois lawmakers are pushing legislation to get 85 idle Illinois State Police cruisers on the road. Rep. Brian Stewart’s proposal…

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Champaign TB Patient Jailed

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Man with TB jailed after defying court order to stay home

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Peoria’s Mayor Responds to “Twitter” Raid

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Police raid home and seize computers over false Twitter account

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

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A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Washington state eyes building ban after deadly mudslide

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Snohomish County is considering a six-month ban on new construction in landslide-prone areas.

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Obama reassures Japan, other allies as Asia trip begins

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Chinese state media greeted Obama's arrival with accusations the U.S. of wants to "cage" the emerging superpower.

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‘Bridgegate’ scandal threatens next World Trade Center tower

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The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked Gov. Chris Christie's administration is threatening the next World Trade Center.

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PHOTOS: Washington state mudslide

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Dozens of homes were destroyed in a deadly landslide in rural Washington state on March 22.

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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

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Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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Phelps facing toughest challenge yet

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Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life.

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Pujols joins 500 club

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Albert Pujols belted two homers to reach the 500 home run milestone as he powered the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-2.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, April 23.

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Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

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Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Brian Williams raps ‘Gin & Juice’

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After he leaves the "NBC Nightly News," Brian Williams might have a future in music.

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Today in entertainment history: April 24

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A look at some of the biggest Hollywood headlines of days past.

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William Hurt exits George Allman biopic

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The actor has pulled out of "Midnight Rider," two months after a camera assistant died while filming a scene.

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Rick Springfield embarking on solo tour

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The "Jessie's Girl" hitmaker will head to his native Australia for a tour.

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It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

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Do you think she fooled anyone?

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Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.

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Blondie marks 40th anniversary with new music

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The band will mark four decades in the music business with a two-disc set.

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