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Florida shooting survivors in capital to demand action on guns

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Students who survived the Florida school shooting prepared to flood the Capitol Wednesday pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change laws before their legislative session ends.

Meg Makes | Asian pork-belly stew adds spice to winter

My husband is a big fan of interesting international recipes.

So when chef David Choi, the owner of Seoul Taco, sent a recipe for kimchi jjigae, a spicy pork-belly stew, I knew we'd need to try it.

Go figure, Feb. 21, 2018

$122,487.99

The advertised salary for one of the highest-paying current openings in town — executive director of the Parkland College Foundation.

My Amish Home | Battling with a forgetful little old lady

"Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time 'Thou shalt not kill, and whosoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgment'; but I say unto you that whosoever is angry with his brother without cause shall be in danger of the judgment, and whosoever shall say to his brother 'Raca' shall be in danger of the council, but whosoever shall say 'Thou fool' shall be in danger of hell fir

A Life Remembered: Urbana civil engineer, state rep 'was definitely a doer'

URBANA — It's fitting Tom Berns made his living as a civil engineer.

Civility defined the life of the fun-loving, kind man who dedicated his life to the service of his clients and his community.

Area history, Feb. 21, 2018

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:

This day in history, Feb. 21, 2018

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 21, the 52nd day of 2018. There are 313 days left in the year.

Today's highlight

Top of the Morning, Feb. 21, 2018

What's more remarkable than twins celebrating their 90th birthday together?

How about the fact that JUNE FULTON MOLL and JOYCE FULTON GUYMON have gone all this time without getting sideways with each other. Ever.

"We never fought; we never yelled," Joyce said. "Our family just didn't do that."

Applications to reopen for private scholarship program

CHICAGO (AP) — The application system is scheduled to reopen next week for Illinois families wanting to apply for the state's new private school scholarship program.

The latest: Trump lashes out against Rachel Crooks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):

10:55 a.m.

President Donald Trump is lashing out at a woman who claims he once forcibly kissed her, saying it "Never happened!"