Abby Lee Miller quits ‘Dance Moms’ before fraud sentencing - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
"Dance Moms" star Abby Lee Miller says she has quit the Lifetime reality series ahead of her scheduled May sentencing on federal bankruptcy fraud charges.
Four-legged fugitives take free rein on a California highway - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
That mustang in the rearview mirror turned out to be a real horse running on a Northern California highway — followed by a mule.
How Congress could kill Obamacare after all - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
There's one thing they can do that will likely drive a stake through its heart -- refuse to fund the law's cost-sharing subsidies.
East Moline Looks Toward the Future, near I-80 and I-88 - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Barstow Road has been a point of contention between the city and Illinois.
Tennessee law could protect Elizabeth Thomas’s suspected kidnapper - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
A Tennessee District Attorney says the man believed to have kidnapped 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas could walk away with only a misdemeanor.
Canada is reportedly set to legalize recreational marijuana - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Recreational marijuana will soon be legal nationwide in Canada, a recent report from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) stated.
Iowa House panel passes bill to toughen texting and driving law - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
A House panel has approved a bill that would toughen Iowa's regulations for texting and driving.
Iowa DOT program to raise more money for rest stop maintenance eliminated completely - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
But after five years, out of the 40 rest areas throughout the state, only five got any sort of sponsor interest at all. So the state's canceling the program all together.
East Moline School District votes to eliminate 20 teaching positions - Tue, 28 Mar 2017
EAST MOLINE, Illinois – The East Moline School board voted to eliminate 20 teaching positions. It’s the first time the district has moved to lay off teachers in more than a decade. On the list released, nine elementary school teachers, three science teachers, four language arts teachers, one math teacher, one social studies teacher, one music teacher and one English as a second language teacher. The cuts come weeks after the school district and teacher’s union agreed to a new […]
Illinois lawmakers introduce bill legalizing recreational marijuana - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
The bill was introduced in at the statehouse last week.
Man shot by ICE agent on Chicago’s Northwest Side - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
Chicago police say the man was shot in his left arm and transported in serious condition to Stroger Hospital.
Some residents want questions answered over dismantled levee - Mon, 27 Mar 2017
A public meeting on the levee issue has been scheduled for April 5.