U of I Trustees Chair Chris Kennedy

(Hannah Meisel/WILL)

November 14, 2014 - News Local/State

Kennedy To Leave U of I Board In January

University of Illinois Chairman Christopher Kennedy says he plans to leave the school's board of trustees when his term ends in January.


Senator Mary Landrieu spoke Wednesday about getting congressional approval for the XL pipeline.

(J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

November 13, 2014 - News National/International

Congress Will Vote On Keystone XL Pipeline, With An Eye On Louisiana

Two bills that would authorize building the controversial Keystone XL pipeline will soon come to a vote in Congress, as their sponsors head toward a runoff election to decide who will win the Senate race.


Farmer Lin Warfel stands on his farm in front of a drainage area

photo by Claire Everett

November 13, 2014 - News Local/State

Farmers Tell EPA To Ditch The Rule

The public comment window for the Waters of the U.S. rule is set to close on Friday – more than half a year after the regulation was first introduced by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers.


November 12, 2014 - News Local/State

State Works Through Medical Marijuana Applications

The more than 370 applications to operate medical marijuana cultivation centers and dispensaries in Illinois are being whittled down.  Licenses could be awarded before the end of the year.


People stand in prayer August 20th in Ferguson August 20th.

(Charlie Riedel/Associated Press)

November 12, 2014 - News National/International

Ferguson, Mo., Anxiously Awaits Michael Brown Grand Jury Decision

A grand jury is expected to deliver its decision in the Michael Brown case as soon as this weekend, and the community of Ferguson, Mo., is worried that reactions could be violent.


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