CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s more than three decades in Washington have helped him become one of the most powerful Democrats on Capitol Hill. It’s a position he says has helped him reap billions of dollars of federal funds and other benefits for Illinois.
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DALLAS (AP) — A contractor may now to truck away material removed from an apartment from which an Ebola-stricken man was taken.
CHICAGO (AP) — Michelle Obama will encourage supporters of Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn to cast their ballots early this year.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — As enrollment declines or remains flat, public universities in Illinois are competing to recruit students across the country and world.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The attorney for the former director of an Illinois agency in charge of a troubled anti-violence program says his client will testify before a legislative panel next week.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says the Department of Justice has set aside $19 million for various justice-system programs in Illinois, including one providing assistance to crime victims and to reduce recidivism rates.