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Cat announces more job cuts, plant closures

Cat announces more job cuts, plant closures

Caterpillar Inc. announced today it will close fiv...

Report shows math and reading skills on decline among 12 graders

Report shows math and reading skills on decline among 12 graders

Results from  The Nation's Report Card: 2015 M...

No Kid Hungry reaches milestone

No Kid Hungry reaches milestone

Monday marked a significant achievement in the fig...

Healthcare costs chief concern among Americans

Healthcare costs chief concern among Americans

Americans are most worried about healthcare costs ...

Cat sales and profits down in first quarter; outlook lowered again

Cat sales and profits down in first quarter; outlook lowered again

Caterpillar Inc. said Friday its first quarter sal...

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Study shows American women are savvy shoppers

Study shows American women are savvy shoppers

22 HOURS AGO  |  PRNewswire

  American women are shopping across multiple channels, are price sensitive, and know how to take advantage of the myriad promotional offers available to them, according to shopper research from B...
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History

Molly Crusen Bishop: The Shelton Gang history, as told by a Shelton

Molly Crusen Bishop: The Shelton Gang history, as told by a Shelton

5 DAYS AGO  |  Molly Crusen Bishop

I first met Ruthie Shelton last fall at the North Branch of the Peoria Public Library, where she was speaking to a room filled to the brim with people. She was speaking about a book she’d writte...
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Technology

Can Your Fitness Tracker Save Your Life in the ER?

Can Your Fitness Tracker Save Your Life in the ER?

20 DAYS AGO  |  PRNewswire

Emergency physicians used a patient's personal activity tracker and smartphone to identify the time his heart arrhythmia started, which allowed them to treat his new-onset atrial fibrillation with ele...
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Entertainment

'Hairspray' set to shine at Peoria Players

'Hairspray' set to shine at Peoria Players

-1 DAYS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Jeremy Kelly has performed in the musical “Hairspray” before, portraying Link Larkin sat another theatre’s production in 2011. He remembers well how much fun the musical can be, with...
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Sports

The most and least expensive ballparks are...

The most and least expensive ballparks are...

29 DAYS AGO  |  The Peorian

Although some Major League Baseball stadiums cater to their fans with affordable tickets and food prices, others are notorious for some pretty steep charges. Personal finance website GOBankingRates.com...
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Education

Bradley unveils new logo

Bradley unveils new logo

27 DAYS AGO  |  The Peorian

Bradley University announced Wednesday that it is introducing a new university logo that reflects both the rich tradition of the institution and a modern expression of the university brand. The previou...
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Lifestyle

More Than 1 Billion People Will Be Involved in Earth Day

More Than 1 Billion People Will Be Involved in Earth Day

18 DAYS AGO  |  The Peorian

ThisEarth Day,April 22, more than one billion people in 192 countries will take action to protect our shared environment.  All across the globe, from big cities to small villages, people are organ...
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