Champaign Swarm player Jonathan Mills, who was shot and killed in Chicago Monday.

Midwest Professional Basketball Association

News Local/State - July 26, 2016

Champaign Swarm Player Shot And Killed In Chicago

Jonathan Mills, a member of the 2016 team from Chicago, died Monday afternoon after being shot outside a store on the city's west side.  A Chicago Sun-Times report indicates Mills was shot multiple times in the 4100 block of West Roosevelt, and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was also a standout player for North Lawndale High School and Southern Miss.

Claudia Lennhoff is the executive director of Champaign County Health Care Consumers.

Illinois Public Media

News Local/State - July 26, 2016

Crisis Response Planning Committee Seeks Public Input

The committee's task is to improve county law enforcement's interactions with people with mental illness and substance use issues.  Illinois Public Media's Brian Moline spoke Claudia Lennhoff, who serves as the committee's facilitator.

democratic national convention 2016

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The 21st Show - July 25, 2016

Democratic National Convention; New Zika Virus Research; 17-Year-Old Fashion Designer

On the 21st: We'll talked about the Democratic National convention and got an overview of politics in Illinois. Plus, we spoke with researchers about a new research study out today that may lead to the development of better diagnostic tools for Zika infection. And, a teenage fashion designer shares how she turned her passion into a business.

Bernie Sanders delegates to the 2016 DNC, Michael Harrington and Ed Mullen, both of Chicago.

Amanda Vinicky / WUIS

News Local/State - July 25, 2016

Democrats Begin DNC Divided In The City Of Brotherly Love

Republicans had their turn last week in Cleveland; now it’s Democrats' turn. Illinois’ delegates to the Democratic National Convention are in Philadelphia, where they’re set to nominate Hillary Clinton for President.

n this July 14, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks at a rally at Northern Virginia Community College in Annandale, Va. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate

Andrew Harnik/Associated Press

News Local/State - July 22, 2016

Hillary Clinton Picks Tim Kaine As Her Vice Presidential Running Mate

Virginian Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's choice for her vice president, giving her a running mate with experience at all levels of government to round out the Democratic ticket. Clinton told supporters the news in a text message and a tweet on Friday evening just after 8 p.m. ET.

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