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  • Illinois gears up for 200th birthday party Monday

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois turns 200 on Monday. And the state has a gala celebration planned The Illinois Bicentennial party that organizers have arranged at Chicago's Navy Pier will be at times solemn, like a Cahokia Woodhenge solstice observed 1,000 years ago by some of the state's earliest inhabitants ...

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  • Illinois gears up for 200th birthday party Monday

    Illinois turns 200 on Monday. And the state has a gala celebration planned The Illinois Bicentennial party that organizers have arranged at Chicago's Navy Pier will be at times solemn, … Click to Continue

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  • All Blacks ramp up pressure ahead of test against Ireland

    All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has wound up pressure on his New Zealand-born Ireland counterpart Joe Schmidt ahead of Saturday's test in Dublin between rugby's top-ranked teams, arguing the winner will be indisputably the best in the world. The All Blacks have enjoyed an almost unbroken reign at No. 1 ...

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