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Family Safe After Kitchen Fire

Updated: 03/21/2014 - A Rockford family is safe but their home is heavily damaged after a fire that spread to a neighbor’s home.

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Major Exemption for Affordable Care Act

Updated: 03/21/2014 - Uninsured Americans have just ten days left to get health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, otherwise they could face a fine. But a recent change in the law allows almost everyone to opt out of ObamaCare and avoid a penalty.

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IRS Watchdog Says Phone Scam is Largest Ever

Updated: 03/21/2014 - A government watchdog says more than 20,000 taxpayers have been targeted by fake IRS agents in the largest phone scam the agency has ever seen.

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Illinois Budget Cuts Could Mean 13,400 Teacher Layoffs

Posted: 03/21/2014 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Illinois education officials say districts could be forced to lay off thousands of teachers and borrow money to stay afloat if proposed budget cuts take effect next year.

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Another Big Ten School May Be Established in Illinois

Posted: 03/21/2014 - SPRINGFIELD (WIFR) -- Two Illinois state senators are introducing legislation to make another Illinois university a Big Ten school. They say it will keep tuition low and retain home-grown talent in Illinois.

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Over 96,000 Clean-Energy Jobs in Illinois

Posted: 03/21/2014 - CHICAGO -- A new survey by a Chicago-based nonprofit group finds Illinois has more than 96,000 people working in clean-energy jobs, and the number should top 100,000 this year.

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Get Covered Illinois to Extend Call Center Hours

Posted: 03/21/2014 - CHICAGO -- Illinois officials are reminding people without health insurance to sign up for coverage before the end of the month to avoid facing a tax penalty.

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Auto Thefts Declining in Rockford

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Updated: 03/20/2014 - With the extreme cold this past winter, it might have been easier to leave your car running when heading into the grocery store, but one police task force says that probably was not the best idea.

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Obama Levies New Round Of Sanctions On Russia

Posted: 03/20/2014 - WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says the United States is levying a new round of economic sanctions on individuals in Russia, both inside and outside the government, in retaliation for the Kremlin's actions in Ukraine.

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