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Colp, Illinois Will Decide Mayor’s Race With a Coin Flip

I'm sure the very first question that comes to mind is "Where the h*** is Colp, Illinois?" Good question, but next time, let's watch the language. Colp, Illinois is almost exactly 367.2 miles south of Rockford, or about a 5 hour, 20 minute ride down I-39 to I-57.

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How Illinois’ Tax Burden Compares With Other States

Don't look now, but on the 18th of this month, Uncle Sam, on both the state and federal levels, will be looking for his cut of your earnings. If you've ever had the feeling that a bigger piece of your pie gets taken here in Illinois than in many other states--you're right.

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The Internet Is Going to Town on Pepsi, United Jokes

Two big companies are in crisis mode and the public is loving it.

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Anchor Has Great Reaction When Caught Daydreaming

She was definitely not camera-ready.

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Machesney Park Senior Citizen Loses $18K to Phone Scam

When you spend any amount of time talking to someone in law enforcement about phone and computer scams, one thing becomes abundantly clear: senior citizens have a bulls-eye on their backs as a scammer's preferred targets.

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Chicago Mayor Wants A Huge Extra Requirement For A High School Diploma

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to make sure Chicago students are ready to move on from high school with a controversial plan.

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Are You Ready For Self-Driving Cars Here in Illinois?

I was just out in the Phoenix/Mesa, Arizona area a few weeks back, and besides 85 degree weather and Chicago Cubs spring training baseball, the thing (or things) that got my attention the most was the prevalence of self-driving cars undergoing testing on the streets.

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So, Just How Stressed Out Are People Living in Illinois?

Sure, you may be stressing since we're into tax season once again. But once mid-April goes by, how's your overall stress level as a citizen of Illinois? It may be lower than you'd expect.

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Spring Is Here, and Gas Prices Are On The Rise

Ah, those magical words "Summer-Blend" are being spoken once again, and you know what that means: gas prices are heading upward once again.

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The Average Person Takes How Many Selfies in a Lifetime?

Say cheese.

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