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By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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Illinois Gov Bruce Rauner signs two bills to fight human trafficking

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner used harsh language and the power of the office, to sign two bills targeting human trafficking and sexual exploitation across the state. Gov. Rauner labeled human trafficking a form of More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Illinois families, ADF unite to fight DOE transgender rules, keep males out of girls’ locker room

Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Jeremy Tedesco argued in favor of a court order that would temporarily halt policies that resulted from an agreement between an Illinois school district and the U.S. Department More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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Judicial Watch: DOJ rewarding sanctuary states with millions in grants

The Obama administration rewards sanctuary states, counties and cities that shield violent illegal immigrants from deportation with hundreds of millions of dollars in federal grants and one of the biggest recipients More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 12th, 2016
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Skillet’s ‘Unleashed Tour’ adds more dates in Europe, Russia, starts in September

Grammy-nominated rockers Skillet have expanded “The Unleashed Tour” with additional stops throughout Europe and Russia this Fall. The new string of dates will kick off on November 6th in Paris, France and take More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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Illinois court dismisses Kimberly Hively Title VII case contradicting Obama stance on gay rights, transgenders and Civil Rights Act

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit has ruled in opposition to President Obama’s redefinition of Title VII anti-discrimination law to include homosexuals and transgender persons is not actual More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Mature Students: How to Make Going Back to College Easier

There is no doubt that going back to school as an adult comes with a distinct set of challenges that younger students who are fresh out of high school don’t face. Mature students have often already got an established More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Obama administration defends $400 million ‘ransom’ payment to Iran

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest denied $400 million paid to the Iranians was linked to the release of prisoners in January, saying the payment settled a longstanding dispute between the two countries from More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
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Gov Bruce Rauner signs law forcing all Illinois medical personnel to discuss abortion ‘benefits’ with patients

Medical personnel and pro-life pregnancy centers will be forced to set aside their freedom of conscience in Illinois as a new law signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner will mandate that medical personnel and pro-life pregnancy More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
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Donald Trump’s full RNC speech, transcript

Here’s the transcript via Politico of Donald Trump’s Republican National Convention speech in Cleveland, Ohio. Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination More...

By Sierra Jones On Saturday, July 16th, 2016
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Vanyunna Wiggins, Katie Davis, Cashundra Wiggins, Caius Davis killed in Florida crash

Three adults and a child were killed when a car drifted off Florida Interstate 95 Friday and overturned into a pond, troopers said. Police have identified Vanyunna Wiggins of Urbana, Illinois, age 27, as the driver. Three More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 16th, 2016
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Philippines: Luzon is home to the most unique species of mammals

Where is the world’s greatest concentration of unique species of mammals? A team of American and Filipino authors have concluded that it is Luzon Island, in the Philippines. Their 15-year project, summarized More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 15th, 2016
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg ‘regrets’ remarks against Donald Trump

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Thursday she regrets remarks she made earlier this week to CNN and the New York Times criticizing the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, calling More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
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Hillary Clinton says Trump threatens democracy, is dangerous and promotes anti-Semitism

During a speech at the Old State House in Springfield, Illinois on Wednesday—the site of Abraham Lincoln’s “House Divided” speech—Hillary Clinton addressed the challenges we face as a nation—including More...

By Butter Bracco On Sunday, July 10th, 2016
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Police and white people blamed by Hillary Clinton for recent shootings

Hillary Clinton spoke to CNN on Friday calling for white people and police officers to change and help reduce the number of African-Americans killed in tense exchanges with cops. photo/ donkeyhotey “I will More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Skillet sets US Dates for ‘The Unleashed Tour’ with Thousand Foot Krutch and Sick Puppies

Grammy-nominated rockers Skillet will embark on a headline tour of the United States this September. The tour will kick off on September 22 in Clive, IA and run through October with more dates to be added and announced More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
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‘Voice’ winner Jordan Smith joins Amy Grant, Michael W Smith for Christmas Tour

Once again rekindling their synonymous holiday music magic, multi-platinum GRAMMY® winners Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith will co-bill their popular symphony-filled Christmas tour this year, joined by Republic More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Despite voting against two gun control bills, Democrats continue ‘sit-in stunt’ and ignore Chicago gun violence

photo donkeyhotey [email protected] Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) rallied the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday and staged a “sit-in” on the House floor in order to force a vote on gun control. More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Hillsong UNITED’s ‘Empires’ wins two at 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Marking it’s year anniversary, Hillsong UNITED’s EMPIRES will be on sale for $9.99 at iTunes through June 2 coinciding with the band’s two wins at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards for both Top Christian More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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Chris Tomlin sets ‘Worship Nights in America’ in Los Angeles, Denver, Chicago, Miami and New York

Chris Tomlin’s Worship Night In America events are returning this summer, once again uniting people across the country for a time to worship and pray for the nation, following last year’s sold-out inaugural More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Underwear shortage in Illinois prisons could lead to lawsuit

“US inmates ‘forced to wear dirty underwear” was the headline five years this month as a clothing shortage forced inmates in at least one Illinois prison to wear the same underwear several days More...

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