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Children peer out of makeshift shelter in destroyed village of Paslang near the epicenter of Saturday's massive earthquake in the Gorkha District of Nepal, Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Military operations continue Tuesday to reach the isolated areas
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Champaign-Urbana Nepali Community On The Earthquake

On Saturday a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal destroying buildings and infrastructure. Atul Nepal is a member of the Nepali Student Association on the University of Illinois’ Urbana campus. He has been speaking with family in Nepal. They are telling him that relief work is underway and the aftershocks are dying down, but that the damage in Kathmandu Valley, where they live, is extensive.

Ralph Martire of the addressed a large crowd with his fiscal plan at a town hall meeting in Champaign Monday.
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Fiscal Expert Has Plan To Fix Illinois’ Budget Woes

Ralph Martire with the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability says his 4 steps would balance Illinois' budget within two years.  He spoke at a town hall meeting in Champaign Monday.

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Rauner Administration Asks For Public Input On Construction Revenues

Governor Bruce Rauner has long promised major investments in Illinois' infrastructure system, but has been short on suggestions for how to pay for construction. Now Rauner's administration says it's asking taxpayers their opinions on shoring up a public works program