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 2020-04-02 18:43 

CBS Chicago

Due To Coronavirus, Indiana Closes Schools For Rest Of School Year, Students Will Learn Remotely...

Indiana students will learn remotely for the remainder of the school year, state Education Supt. Jennifer McCormick announced Thursday....

 2020-04-02 18:40 

Chicago Sun-Times

County to help small businesses, non-profits access federal relief funds to weather coronavirus storm...
 2020-04-02 18:38 

Chicago Sun-Times

SXSW, Amazon partner for free virtual film festival...

SXSW announced Thursday that it's partnering with Amazon Prime Video to stream as much of its movie line-up as possible for a 10-day period in the U.S. starting in late April....

 2020-04-02 18:37 

Chicago Sun-Times

Man accidentally shoots himself in Marengo gun shop...

The man was trying to holster the weapon when the gun discharged Thursday at Marengo Guns....

 2020-04-02 18:34 

Chicago Sun-Times

I have never seen so many people wave, smile and shout hello at me during a bike ride...

Can we learn from the fight against COVID-19 how to work together against climate change?...

 2020-04-02 18:34 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Blackhawks agree to extensions with F Highmore, G Lankinen...
 2020-04-02 18:30 

CBS Chicago

VIDEO: Go Behind-The-Scenes For 'Man With A Plan' Before Tonight's Season 4 Premiere...

'Man With A Plan' returns for its fourth season on America's Most Watched Network tonight at 8:30 PM ET/PT....

 2020-04-02 18:29 

Chicago Sun-Times

Broadway legend Brian Stokes Mitchell tests positive for coronavirus...

The actor and chairman of the board of The Actors Fund announced the news of his diagnosis in a Twitter video, reassuring fans that he was already beginning to feel better....

 2020-04-02 18:28 

Chicago Sun-Times

First-time jobless claims up 56% in Illinois from prior week...

Latest report from the Illinois Department of Employment Security shows the widening impact of coronavirus-related layoffs....

 2020-04-02 18:28 

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[ Rockford, IL ]

Agonizing decisions being made in Spain’s virus hot spots...
 2020-04-02 18:28 

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[ Rockford, IL ]

AP-NORC poll: About half of workers lose income due to virus...
 2020-04-02 18:27 

Chicago Sun-Times

After first-round failures, Bears GM Ryan Pace bets on other teams' castoffs...

In the past three weeks, the Bears have either added or agreed to add seven players from other teams. Four of them are former first-round picks....

 2020-04-02 18:26 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Larry David urges ‘idiots’ to stay at home in hilarious PSA...

(KRON) — Comedian Larry David has a message for those who refuse to stay at home amid the coronavirus pandemic. The "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "Seinfeld" creator was featured in a PSA video posted on Twitter by the California governo...

 2020-04-02 18:20 

Chicago Tribune

Pregnant Chicago teen was gunned down after bounty was placed on her head for testifying in murder trial, prosecutors say...

Treja Kelley had been hesitant to come forward after witnessing the murder of her 17-year-old cousin. But she found the courage to take the stand last year and helped secure a guilty verdict. Her testimony, though, put a bounty on her head, prosecutors sa...

 2020-04-02 18:16 

Chicago Sun-Times

Girl, 15, reported missing from Streeterville may be in South Shore...

Kaniya Purdis was last seen Wednesday in the 400 block of East Ohio Street....

 2020-04-02 18:14 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

SXSW partners with Amazon to put its film festival online...
 2020-04-02 18:10 

Chicago Sun-Times

Andrew Lloyd Webber to stream Donny Osmond's 'Joseph' and other musicals online...

Each show will be available on YouTube at 1 p.m. each Friday for a 48-hour period online, with no charge or sign-up required....

 2020-04-02 18:08 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Fire officials save cold kitten that was stuck on a roof...
 2020-04-02 18:08 

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[ Rockford, IL ]

Feds propose $611,000 fine at Seattle-area nursing home...
 2020-04-02 18:08 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

AP-NORC poll: Widespread support for virus relief package...
 2020-04-02 18:07 

CBS Chicago

Father Was Released From Hospital With COVID-19 Symptoms And Died Days Later, Family Says...

How could a father walk into a hospital with COVID-19 symptoms, get treated, and get released only to die a few days later?...

 2020-04-02 18:05 

WYZZ

[ Peoria-Bloomington ]

Economic fallout mounts, along with competition for gear...

Many recently unemployed workers have reported frustrations with jammed phone lines and overloaded websites as they try to apply for unemployment benefits....

 2020-04-02 18:01 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

AP-NORC poll: Half of working Americans say they or a household member have lost income due to the coronavirus pandemic...
 2020-04-02 18:01 

Chicago Sun-Times

Cuomo: New York could exhaust ventilator stockpile in days...

The number of New Yorkers killed by the virus soared again, to 2,373....

 2020-04-02 18:00 

Chicago Sun-Times

Release undocumented immigrants who pose no danger before deadly coronavirus sweeps through detention centers...

When you're in a crowded place and struggle to get your hands on soap, you're in big trouble against a deadly virus....

 2020-04-02 17:58 

Chicago Sun-Times

Blackhawks signings: Matthew Highmore, prospect Evan Barratt among 4 players given new contracts...

Highmore and AHL goaltender Kevin Lankinen were re-signed to two-year extentions while prospects Barratt and Andrei Atybarmakyan were signed to entry-level contracts....

 2020-04-02 17:55 

CBS Chicago

'We've Been Through A Lot': Mayor Lori Lightfoot Reflects On Bittersweet Anniversary Of Election Victory...

"First and foremost, it's been the honor of my lifetime," Lightfoot said Thursday, exactly one year after winning all 50 wards to win the runoff election for mayor....

 2020-04-02 17:53 

Chicago Sun-Times

Nearly $110 million in recreational weed sold in Illinois since January...

In March, pot shops sold $35.9 million worth of pot. That's down from the $39.2 million in first-month sales, but slightly higher than February's sales....

 2020-04-02 17:52 

Chicago Sun-Times

New England Patriots' plane transports more than 1 million N95 masks from China...

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker secured 1.7 million masks through manufacturers in China, but did not have a way to transport them out of the country and to the United States....

 2020-04-02 17:52 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Suit seeks Illinois inmates' release due to coronavirus...
 2020-04-02 17:51 

CBS Chicago

Lawsuit Asking For Release Of Prisoners At Risk For COVID-19...

The cases up for consideration range from low level felonies to violent habitual offenders. At last check, a total of 167 detainees have tested positive for COVID-19....

 2020-04-02 17:50 

Chicago Sun-Times

US asks for release of those jailed for religion...

The U.S. special envoy for religious freedom Sam Brownback said Thursday that the coronavirus pandemic had made the situation more urgent, particularly in authoritarian countries known for repression of religious minorities....

 2020-04-02 17:48 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Unemployment up again, Illinois receives 178K initial claims...
 2020-04-02 17:45 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Rockford Pro Am cancels 2020 charity event...

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The Rockford Pro Am golf tournament has been canceled for 2020 and will resume in 2021, officials announced Thursday. In a statement, Pro Am Board of Directors President Scott Nicholas said, "Given the unknown timing and ...

 2020-04-02 17:44 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

12th employee contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court's office...

Two of the new patients are now hospitalized....

 2020-04-02 17:43 

Zacks Investment Research

Bullish Market Signals...

We may come out of this event-driven recession stronger than ever, and the roaring 20s will commence...

 2020-04-02 17:40 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

15 cases, 2 deaths from COVID-19 in Christian County...

Christian County is reporting another confirmed case of COVID-19 in the area. This new case brings the county's total to 15, including two deaths. As of 5 p. m. on Wednesday, there are four pending tests and 37 negative tests in Christian County. Mont...

 2020-04-02 17:39 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Woman, 18, missing from Scottsdale may need medical attention: police...

Samantha Jankowski was last seen Wednesday in Oak Lawn in the south suburbs...

 2020-04-02 17:39 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Doctors with Pittsburgh university announce potential coronavirus vaccine...

PITTSBURGH, Penn. (WTVO) — Researchers and scientists with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center announced a potential vaccine against the novel coronavirus on Thursday. According to a press release they said development of the vaccine began o...

 2020-04-02 17:37 

CBS Chicago

'Education Via Computer Needs To Be Limited': Psychologist Says Parents Must Step Up To Nurture Kids In Age Of Coronavirus...

With schools closed for more than 55 million children across the country in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus, students, parents and teachers are facing a host of new and unexpected challenges....

 2020-04-02 17:35 

Chicago Tribune

'He truly believed all life is precious:' family, clients remember Niles veterinarian who died after COVID-19 diagnosis...

Long before he became a veterinarian and helmed the Niles Animal Hospital, Dr. Peter Sakas, of Northbrook, was treating and caring for animals. If a baby bird fell from a tree, a young Sakas was there to nurse it back to health, feeding it through an eye ...

 2020-04-02 17:34 

Chicago Tribune

Column: Ed Farmer and I had beef. But in our final interaction, thankfully, we didn't....

I'll be honest: Ed Farmer did not always like me. We got along great when I covered the White Sox from 1998-99 and in 2003. Anyone who would listen to him riff on Notre Dame football or indulge his shot-by-shot accounts of shooting 74 at Butler Nation...

 2020-04-02 17:31 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

1st positive COVID-19 case in Macoupin County...

Macoupin County has now seen its first laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19. The individual is a woman in her 50's. Public health officials have told the woman to stay in her home and she is complying to the quarantine order. Public Health officials ...

 2020-04-02 17:27 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

Stimulus aid for ‘small business’ will go to some big chains...
 2020-04-02 17:27 

mystateline.com

[ Rockford, IL ]

‘Top Gun Maverick’ postponed to December due to coronavirus...
 2020-04-02 17:27 

Chicago Tribune

A Netflix series predicted a global pandemic. It was dismissed as 'a show about the flu'...

Not if but when. It's the rallying cry uttered over and over again by the doctors, scientists, humanitarian workers and public health officials profiled in "Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak." Structured like a globe-trotting thriller, the ...

 2020-04-02 17:23 

WFLD

[ FOX Chicago ]

Illinois pot sales top $35 million in March...

Illinois pot dispensaries sold more than $35 million in products throughout March....

 2020-04-02 17:23 

Zacks Investment Research

LLY, OXM, AMAG, MIST and CPIX as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day...

LLY, OXM, AMAG, MIST and CPIX as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day...

 2020-04-02 17:21 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Digging Deeper: Coronavirus pandemic (Amanda Wosman & Chaka Batley) Part II...
 2020-04-02 17:21 

WGEM

[ Quincy ]

Digging Deeper: Coronavirus pandemic (Amanda Wosman & Chaka Batley) Part III...

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