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Activists Behind School Discipline Bill Are Experts On The Topic

Fri, 29 May 2015 04:16:08 CDT

Members of VOYCE sit in the gallery of the Illinois House of Representatives, waiting to see if their legislation would pass. Carlil Pittman sits in front, wearing a red hoodie.

Rauner Says No Special Session But Yes To 'Good Faith' Negotiations

Fri, 29 May 2015 17:03:38 CDT

Governor Bruce Rauner says he and Democratic legislators have until midnight [...]

Brakes Put On Hastert Statue In Springfield

Fri, 29 May 2015 17:02:02 CDT

Plans to honor former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert with a $500,000 statue at [...]

Energy Policy Bill Not Ripe In Springfield

Fri, 29 May 2015 16:59:19 CDT

So-called ``clean energy'' measures to encourage using solar or wind-generated [...]

Nobel Prize Sells For $765,000

Fri, 29 May 2015 16:58:26 CDT

A 1988 Nobel Prize put up for auction by a retired experimental physicist has [...]

Sen Durbin Backs NSA Data Collection Changes

Fri, 29 May 2015 12:52:42 CDT

Federal government authority to collect bulk records on Americans phone calls [...]

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Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison

The creator of the shadowy online marketplace had faced at least 20 years in prison, but federal prosecutors had sought a "substantially" longer sentence.

When Are Employee Wellness Incentives No Longer Voluntary?

Many workers like the programs, and employers say they help hold down health insurance costs. But there are legal questions about how far companies can go to encourage participation.

Reports: Ex-Speaker Hastert's Payments Linked To Sexual Misconduct

Both The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times are reporting that Hastert was paying a man to not reveal that Hastert had abused him years ago.

Anthrax Was Accidentally Sent To 11 States, 2 Countries, Pentagon Now Says

The numbers are more than the Pentagon's Thursday estimate of nine states and a U.S. Air Force base in South Korea. News organizations named Australia as the other country that received the samples.

FIFA Scandal Has Echoes Of Salt Lake Olympics Corruption Crisis

Officials of both organizations were accused of taking bribes. Leaders of both said they couldn't watch subordinates' behavior. Persistent outsiders found evidence of misconduct.

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GLT News Wins Top Murrow Awards

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

Save the Date

The GLT Summer Concert presented by CEFCU is on Saturday, June 13 in Downtown Bloomington. Start planning now!

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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