The deadline was missed to submit a consideration of waiver request to the Illinois State Board of Education to allow non-resident children of Cissna park school staff members to attend its schools on a tuition free basis; but it will be submitted for the spring semester.

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CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the artwork will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated value of $10 million or more.

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CHICAGO (AP) — A man accused of shooting at a Chicago police officer lashed out during his bail hearing, telling a judge he should have "smoked" the officer after being ordered held without bond.

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CHICAGO (AP) — A fire at a Chicago apartment building that appears to have been deliberately set killed four people Tuesday, including three children, police said.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Anti-abortion activists filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday challenging the constitutionality of a Chicago ordinance that stops protesters from getting within 8 feet of people enter…

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CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on an art dispute that landed in federal court in Chicago (all times local):

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   A 17-year-old male Cissna Park juvenile arrested for aggravated battery to a peace officer after an incident Aug. 12.

    A Watseka man was still incarcerated as of presstime yesterday on a charge of aggravated domestic battery.

    A claim of injuries being sustained in a boating accident have turned into aggravated domestic battery charges for a Watseka man.

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Chad Walwer pleaded guilty to three counts of retail theft.

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Three men were arrested after a safety compliance check conducted by the Watseka Police Department Friday.

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The WCHS vs. CHLS match of the Timberwolf Tip-Off Tournament went by quickly for the Watseka Lady Warriors. In fact, two girls' combined aces total was more than the points scored by their opponent. However, both coaches were content for the first match of the season — a 25-9, 25-5 sweep by …

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    With the football season ready to begin, it’s important to recognize one of the most significant people in the Iroquois West High School program is a girl. Actually that girl is very impor…

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    For a high school with a total enrollment of 290 students, Iroquois West provides a lot of opportunities to get involved in extra circular activities. Most of those were on display when th…

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Things didn't go quite as planned, but the Watseka Community High School gymnasium was filled tonight with athletes, coaches, parents and community members who are ready for high school fall s…

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When Warriors coach Darin Hartman arrived at Shewami Country Club for Watseka's boys and girls golf meet yesterday that was eventually cancelled because of storms, he noticed a golfer wasn't i…

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CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the artwork will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated value of $10 million or more.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Northern California judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman reignited debate Tuesday about his ability to serve on the bench after removing himself from a separate sex-crimes case.

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Sky-high price hikes for EpiPen, the injected emergency medicine for severe allergic reactions to foods and bug bites, have made its maker the latest target for patients and politicians infuriated by soaring drug prices.

CAIRO (AP) — WikiLeaks' giant data dumps have rattled the National Security Agency, the U.S. Democratic Party, and the Saudi foreign ministry. But its spectacular mass-disclosures have also included the personal information of hundreds of people — including sick children, rape victims and me…