Michael Cohen prepares to testify before the House oversight committee on Capitol Hill Wednesday in Washington, D.C.

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February 28, 2019 - News Local/State

5 Revelations From Cohen: 2017 Checks, ‘Catch-And-Kill,’ Possible Book Deal

The testimony on Wednesday from Michael Cohen, President Trump's former personal lawyer who's headed to federal prison in early May, was a potentially seminal moment in the myriad investigations into the Trump administration House Democrats are expected to launch now that they control the chamber.


Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwrinkle advance in Chicago's mayoral race. They will be on the ballot in a run-off on April 2.

Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle's campaigns

February 27, 2019 - The 21st Show

Chicago’s Mayoral Race; Rep. Kinzinger National Guard Controversy; Drug Prices; Identifying Jane Doe

On The 21st: Chicago will elect a black woman as mayor for the first time ever. Last night, a field of 14 narrowed down to two: Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle. Also, Rep. Kinzinger may have violated Wisconsin state law by openly criticizing a governor's decision to withdraw troops from the southern U.S. border. Plus, the price of insulin has more than doubled since 2012. So should Illinoisans be allowed to import the drug from Canada? And, more than 40 years ago, the body of a young woman was found along the highway in Seneca, Illinois. She’s never been identified. But, Deputy Coroner Brandon Johnson is determined to give her back her name.


Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, speaks to the media as he departs after testifying before a closed door hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, in Washington.

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February 27, 2019 - News Local/State

WATCH/LISTEN: Michael Cohen Testifies Before House Oversight Committee

Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, is testifying on Capitol Hill. Cohen has been sentenced to three years in prison, to begin in May. He pleaded guilty last year to charges of campaign finance violations and other charges related to his work for Trump.


Carmen Ayala

Illinois State Board of Education

February 27, 2019 - News Local/State

All New Leadership At State Board Of Education

Gov. J.B. Pritzker replaced most of the state board of education this week and appointed a new superintendent.


City-owned parking lot in downtown Urbana.

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February 26, 2019 - News Local/State

Urbana Arts-Themed Residential Project Cancelled

The city of Urbana and Brinshore Development have agreed to pull the plug on an arts-centered residential development that was planned to go up on a city-owned parking lot just across Illinois Street from Lincoln Square Mall.


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