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GLT News

ISU Planetarium Marks Golden Anniversary

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:15:04 CDT

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Illinois State University Planetarium. Laura Kennedy has a behind-the-scenes visit to the popular community destination that actually began its existance as something of an afterthought.

Dietz Lays Out ISU VP Hiring Timeline

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:15:38 CDT

Illinois State University President Larry Dietz says the campus will try to fill [...]

Tech Improvements Planned For McLean County Government

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:16:46 CDT

The six million dollar increase in the proposed McLean County government budget [...]

U Of I Scholar Of Soot Receives Genius Grant

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:25:28 CDT

Three college professors in Illinois are among the 21 winners of this year's [...]

Prosecutors Appeal Light Sentence For Beany Babies Billionaire

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:16:31 CDT

Federal prosecutors say a light sentence for the billionaire Beanie Babies [...]

Thomson Prison Job Fair Mobbed

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:15:59 CDT

Hundreds of applicants, some from as far as Kentucky and Minnesota, have come to [...]

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NPR News

After A Long Wait, Syrian Rebels Hope The Weapons Will Now Flow

The "moderate" opposition has been losing ground on the battlefield and pleading for weapons from the U.S. for the past couple of years. They are hoping that their fortunes have finally changed.

Doctor Says Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Has 'Rare ... Difficult' Cancer

The mayor, who made international news after he admitted to smoking crack, dropped out of the mayoral race last week. Ford's doctor said he was "optimistic."

Iran's Foreign Minister: U.S. 'Not Serious' About Defeating Islamic State

In an interview with NPR, Mohammad Javad Zarif says the U.S. has been hesitant and contradictory in its approach to defeating the Islamist insurgency.

Federal Reserve To Markets: Nothing To See Here; Move Along

The Fed said because wage-and-price hikes remain low and growth continues at a moderate pace, interest rates will stay at historic lows for a "considerable time."

3.7 Million Comments Later, Here's Where Net Neutrality Stands

A proposal about how to maintain unfettered access to Internet content drew a bigger public response than any single issue in the Federal Communication Commission's history. What's next?

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GLT's Sound Ideas On Air Twice Weekdays

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GLT's Radio Faces Guest: Tom Ashbrook

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