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Murder Victim Funeral

Posted: 11/29/2008 - Friends and family say goodbye to Chaundra Davis

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"Jobapalooza" Hits the Stateline

Updated: 11/30/2008 - With unemployment rates rising for the fifth consecutive month... many of us don't feel secure at work. but there are jobs out there... just who are these businesses looking for.

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Local Business Fire

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Posted: 11/29/2008 - Several fire departments and hazmat unit were called to the ThermoFisher Scientific building off Meridian Road

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Demonstrators Still Hold Two Thai Airports

Posted: 11/28/2008 - Thailand's government says it still hopes to end the occupation of two airports peacefully, but is ready to evict the demonstrators if necessary.

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Crowd Tramples and Kills Wal-Mart Worker

Posted: 11/28/2008 - Police say a Wal-Mart worker has died after being trampled by a throng of unruly shoppers shortly after the Long Island store opened Friday.

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Scientists Find Asteroid Debris in Canada

Posted: 11/28/2008 - Canadian scientists say they have located debris from a 10-ton asteroid that exploded in the skies over Canada's Prairie provinces earlier this month.

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Freeport Thanksgiving Dinner

Updated: 11/27/2008 - On this Thanksgiving day, many of us are fortunate to be surrounded by our family and a hot, home-cooked feast. But not everyone can do that.

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Calls For National Infant Formula Recall Spread

Posted: 11/27/2008 - Disclosure that laboratory tests have detected traces of contamination in several major brands of infant formula is generating concern and confusion today.

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Calls for National Infant Formula Recall Spread

Posted: 11/27/2008 - Calls for national infant formula recall spread CHICAGO (AP) -- Disclosure that laboratory tests have detected traces of contamination in several major brands of infant formula is generating concern and confusion today. Both a national consumer's group and the Illinois attorney general are demanding a Food and Drug Administration recall. But the federal agency is saying it had released inaccurate information on what chemicals were found in which top selling products. The FDA reiterated its position that the baby food is safe and parents should continue feeding it to their babies. At the same time, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan called on the state's public health department and the FDA to recall both the Nestle and Mead Johnson products. Madigan also criticized the FDA's handling of its test results.

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85 Ill. State Workers to Lose Jobs Sunday

Posted: 11/27/2008 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Blagojevich administration says budget cuts will mean 85 workers in three state agencies will be out of a job at the end of the Thanksgiving weekend.

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Blagojevich Asks Universities to Cut Budgets

Posted: 11/27/2008 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Blagojevich administration is asking Illinois' universities to place 2.5 percent of the budgets in reserves, which essentially amounts to a mid-year giveback.

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Three Injured in Rock County Car Crash

Posted: 11/27/2008 - It happened around 7:30 p.m. in Clinton Township. The driver was traveling northbound on South Bergen Rd. when he lost control and struck a tree.

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Twin Brothers Hurt in Crash

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Updated: 11/26/2008 - It's an abrupt start to the Thanksgiving holiday for one Stateline family after their twin sons are seriously hurt in a car accident.

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Rock House Kids

Updated: 11/26/2008 - On the eve of Thanksgiving, a group of Rockford kids are thankful for a weekly getaway from a tough life at home.

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