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It’s coming…August 7th…6:30pm at the Illinois State Fair Twilight Parade.  It’s your chance to FLYAWAY!  Details coming soon…

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The Fix for Illinois in 98 Steps

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Ex-lawmaker, ex-revenue chief co-write new book

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State Fairgrounds Repairs Are Ongoing

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IHPA is also short of cash

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A New Law Will Support Community Health Workers

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Sponsor: Current status is unofficial

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Kirk, Durbin Want Action on Carp

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Senators want to keep the pest out of the Great Lakes

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Watch Out for Funny Money

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Dollar General, McDonald's are among places where it's being passed

National

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U.S. reforms poultry inspections in effort to boost food safety

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The USDA hopes reforms to decades-old processes for inspecting poultry facilities will cut down on foodborne illnesses.

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Senate passes $16.3B veterans health care bill

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The U.S. Senate gave final approval to a plan to ease delays at the scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs Department.

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For some companies, influx of migrant children is booming business

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For companies with contracts with federal agencies, the wave of children crossing the border is a business opportunity.

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Obamacare subsidy case could be headed to Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court has been asked to review a case about whether the federal government can subsidize health insurance for millions of Americans.

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Next Obamacare enrollment period faces bumpy road

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Consumers buying coverage through the federal HealthCare.gov site are likely to still have technical difficulties.

Sports

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Ohio lawmaker proposes LeBron license plate

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An Ohio lawmaker wants a license plate celebrating the homecoming of King James.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 1.

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Muhammad Ali’s ‘Fight of the Century’ gloves sell for $400K

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The gloves the boxing great wore in his legendary 1971 fight against Joe Frazier sold at auction on Thursday.

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Seahawks RB Lynch ends his holdout

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The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks were given a welcome boost when Marshawn Lynch reported for camp at the team's practice facility.

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Ravens’ Rice publicly apologizes to wife for domestic violence

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The running back apologizes to his wife for hitting her, vowing to be an "ambassador against domestic violence."

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Dog brakes

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Stella the yellow lab wants to keep playing fetch but her hind legs have other plans!

News

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Want to smell like Tara Reid? No? Well now you can anyway

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Because everyone wants to smell like a B-list star battling sharks in an low-budget sci-fi film, there's "Shark by Tara."

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Def Leppard’s Vivian Campbell gets cancer all-clear – again

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The guitarist is cautiously optimistic after tests reveal he is in remission again.

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Rob Zombie starts crowd-funding campaign for killer clowns

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The rocker/filmmaker wants fans to help him make another horror flick.

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WATCH: Bret Michaels covers ‘Endless Love,’ serenades van

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The Poison frontman remakes the Lionel Richie classic, while rocking out at Nissan's car testing facility.

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‘Sharknado 2′ sparks feeding frenzy on Twitter, sets record

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Flying sharks chomping through NYC drew a record audience for Syfy network and became the most tweeted-about TV movie in history.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Dog brakes

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Stella the yellow lab wants to keep playing fetch but her hind legs have other plans!

Cool Spotlight

Illinois State Fair

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Fair Parade

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The Colordash

Color Dash

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Small Town Spotlight

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Check out what’s going on in your area!

Music and Movies in the Park

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Free music and movies in the park all summer long!