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Retiring A-D Bridges Remembers Half Century Of Games, Plays And People

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:40:27 CDT

Illinois Wesleyan University Athletic Director Dennie Bridges is retiring this summer after a half-century as a coach and administrator in Bloomington. WGLT's Willis Kern talks with Bridges, who remembers some of the moments and people who helped shape his long career.

Police Chiefs Detail Use Of Force With ISU Students

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:20:56 CDT

Illinois State University students received a lesson from local police chiefs [...]

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:14:44 CDT

Illinois State University students received a lesson from local police chiefs [...]

Durbin And Kirk Try Again On Disaster Aid Formula

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:26:50 CDT

U.S. Sens. Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin of Illinois are renewing their call for an [...]

Illinois Does Poor Rural Internet Job

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:23:58 CDT

Thirty-nine percent of people in rural parts of Illinois have no access to [...]

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Kentucky Is Now Just Two Games Away From Perfect Season

It was down to two final free throws, but the Wildcats finally overcame Notre Dame's upset bid in a 68-66 win. They'll go on to face the Wisconsin Badgers in a rematch from last year's Final Four.


Indiana's 'Religious Freedom' Bill Sparks Firestorm Of Controversy

When Gov. Mike Pence signed a law that allows his state's businesses to refuse to serve same-sex couples, he could hardly have anticipated the dramatic backlash he's received.


A Day's A Day The World Around — But Shorter On Saturn

Researchers have finally determined the length of a day on the ringed planet (gas shrouds any landmarks, so it was tough). Precision matters: A faster spin influences the speed of surface winds.


British Fraudster Walks Out Of Jail Using Forged Bail Letter

The man, who was serving time for a $2.7 million fraud, simply showed guards the letter and walked free. He later changed his mind and turned himself back in to authorities.


The Cautionary Tale Of A Big-Time Bracket Bust

In 2010, police arrested a New Jersey man running a football pool — with a payout totaling nearly $900,000. If you're the one holding money in your office's college basketball pool, take heed.


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GLT News Wins 6 Associated Press Awards

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