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New York Conductor Helps Nurture Local Opera Talent

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 03:24:19 CDT

The Midwest Institute of Opera is staging the ultimate rags-to-riches story: Cinderella. MIO has called upon Joshua Greene to conduct the performances.

Mitsubishi Plant In Normal Closing: Employee Interview

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 03:23:17 CDT

Mitsubishi, which began auto production in Normal as a joint venture with [...]

Illinois AG May Petition U.S. Supreme Court In Pension Battle

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 03:21:50 CDT

Illinois may not be done with the 2013 law reducing state employees' pensions [...]

Republican Presidential Candidate Scott Walker Visits Bloomington

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:13:31 CDT

People gathered in Bloomington to hear from Republican presidential hopeful [...]

Illlinois Arts Facing More Cuts

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:03:31 CDT

Illinois advocates for the arts say Governor Bruce Rauner's plan for more budget [...]

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NATO Says It Stands With Turkey In Fight Against ISIS

After it began an air campaign against the so-called Islamic State, Turkey called a meeting of the 27 allies to raise the possibility of a need for NATO involvement.

Drawing A Line From The Chinese Stock Market To Your Wallet

U.S. commodities — copper, corn, coal and more — are cheaper because of China's economic cooling. Producers got caught up in China's "teaser" demand for more of everything. It couldn't last.

Rehab Before Cancer Treatment Can Help Patients Bounce Back

Cancer patients who get what some people are calling prehabilitation can recover more quickly, early research suggests. Getting insurance to cover it can be tricky, though.

Tired Of The Big City? Consider Telecommuting From Montana

Greg Gianforte, a successful high-tech entrepreneur, is recruiting — not for his company, but for telecommuters to move to rural Montana and bring their high-paying jobs with them.

In Libya, Gadhafi's Son, Saif Al-Islam, Is Sentenced To Death In Absentia

The sentence was handed down in connection to killings during the 2011 uprising that overthrew his father Moammar Gadhafi. Saif Al-Islam, however, is being held by a militia in the west.

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GLT News Honored with TWO National Murrow Awards

For the first time in the station's history, GLT News has won TWO national Edward R. Murrow Awards: Best News Series and Best Investigative Reporting.

GLT News Wins National Diversity Award

GLT News is one of seven media outlets in the country honored with the 2015 Kaleidoscope Award for reporting on cultural diversity. Learn more.

GLT News Receives Top Regional Murrow Awards

GLT News has been honored with three of the most prestigious regional 2015 Edward R. Murrow awards, including overall journalistic excellence.

GLT News Wins 6 Associated Press Awards

GLT News has been recognized again for journalistic excellence, including two awards for our series, "Police and Race in the Twin Cities."

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