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Former Illinois, New Mexico St coach Lou Henson dies at 88

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Lou Henson, the plain-spoken coach who took New Mexico State and Illinois to the Final Four during a 21-year career that included nearly 800 victories and a feud with fellow Big...

Correction: U of Illinois-Sanctuary Campus story

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — In a story Dec. 6 about the University of Illinois' decision not to designate its campuses a sanctuary for immigrants, The Associated Press reported that about 1,500 Illinois co...

US Rep. Duckworth unseats Illinois GOP US Sen. Mark Kirk

CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth unseated Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk on Tuesday, delivering a win that her party is banking on as it attempts to retake control of the Senate and...

IPsoft Launches Amelia Mobile Application, Expands User Experience and Access to Artificial Intelligence

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 18, 2016--IPsoft announced today the launch of an Amelia mobile application for iPhone and Android devices. The mobile version of IPsoft’s Amelia cognitive agent will en...

Illinois Senate campaign targets 'war hero' veterans record

CHICAGO (AP) -- Rep. Tammy Duckworth lost both legs when her helicopter was shot down in Iraq, then went on to hold leadership roles in the Illinois and U.S. Veterans Affairs departments.Yet, the Demo...

Gunman said he'd die to stay out of jail, ex-girlfriend says

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- An ex-girlfriend of the gunman at a Virginia bus station said Friday he frequently expressed his hatred toward police and once nearly choked her to death after she broke up with ...