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Thousands of opponents of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, gathered on the lawn of the Indiana State
(AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)
News Local/State
April 01, 2015

Rauner, Sen. Kirk Criticize New Indiana Law

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner said the Indiana religious-objections law could 'open the door to discriminatory behavior', while U.S. Senator Mark Kirk called it 'basically un-American.'

Champaign Centennial High School
(Champaign Unit 4 Schools)
News Local/State
April 01, 2015

Students In December Protest Involved In ‘Restorative’ Talk

Sunday's conversation that included students, parents, and public officials was the decision of State's Attorney Julia Rietz, rather than charging anyone with a crime.  The 'Black Lives Matter' protest occured outside Champaign Centennial High School Dec. 4th.

(Flickr)
News Local/State
April 01, 2015

Index To Illinois Economy Hits 15-Month High

U of I economist Fred Giertz says the 107.0 reading for the March Flash Index indicates a continued strengthening of the Illinois economy.

Matthew MacDonough with his grandfather and mother. Matthew was inspired to pursue a career in cancer research after his grandfather passed away from prostate cancer.
(Photo: Matthew MacDonough)
News Local/State
April 01, 2015

Cancer Researcher Inspired By Childhood Loss

Matthew MacDonough lost his grandfather to prostate cancer when he was fifteen. He says at that time he didn't really know what cancer was, but was inspired to pursue a career in cancer research after his grandfather's death.

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