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Marathon cut short

“It was a very difficult decision,” co-director Jan Seeley said. “Safety was our primary concern.”

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Tom's mailbag April 24, 2015

Tom's mailbag April 24, 2015

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Hangin' with Biden: 'Cool is an understatement'

Hangin' with Biden: 'Cool is an understatement'

The vice president detoured through Campustown on his way back to Willard Airport on Thursday to take pictures at the iconic University of Illinois statue.

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Jim Dey: So far, Tasers have only charged atmosphere

Jim Dey: So far, Tasers have only charged atmosphere

After a year of wrangling and heated debate, Urbana officers finally drew one this week — but they didn't end up needing to use it.

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Sat, 04/25/2015 - 1:42pm

2015 Illinois Marathon

The Illinois Marathon began in the rain and ended as officials closed the course at 10:15 due to severe weather in the area.

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Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:34am

April 25, 2015, Champaign house fire

A fire at 511 E. Washington St. in Champaign heavily damaged a house Saturday morning. Two occupants escaped without injury. 

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Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:23am

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon canceled at 10:15 due to threatening weather

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon canceled at 10:15 due to threatening weather

Thunderstorms have prompted the cancellation of the remainder of the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon as of 10:15 a.m. Saturday.


Sat, 04/25/2015 - 11:29am

UPDATED: Fire leaves Champaign family homeless

UPDATED: Fire leaves Champaign family homeless

Firetrucks had to wind their way through downtown marathon runners and traffic to get to the house.


Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:00am

UI's bill for Vice President Joe Biden's visit: $30,000

UI's bill for Vice President Joe Biden's visit: $30,000

The chancellor's office will cover all expenses, using no state or tuition money.


Sat, 04/25/2015 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, April 25, 2015

Top of the Morning, April 25, 2015

Each spring, the UI’s Wildlife Medical Clinic swoops in to ruin the ducks’ pool party and takes them to less-congested environs.


Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:00am

Daly invokes cousin's memory in plea to Unity kids to not drink, drive

Daly invokes cousin's memory in plea to Unity kids to not drink, drive

Memories of Annie Daly, a 2013 Unity graduate, came back her cousin, Katie Daly, talked during an assembly on the eve of the school's prom.


 

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Wrist slap

Ordering a lenient sentence for a corrupt public official sends the wrong message, especially in Illinois.

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