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Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, appealing to the women, minorities and young people who powered his rise and are now crucial to hers.

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Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament

Pitcher Mike McGill lasted eight innings, struck out six and scattered seven hits in a shut-out win over Mount Prospect in the first round of the Illinois American Legion State Baseball Tournament in Jerseyville. Catcher Matt Augustine had three hits and a sacrifice fly to ace the Highland offense.
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Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament 1:43

Highland Post 439 advances at American Legion State Tournament

Rob Nora Apartments residents forced to move 0:33

Rob Nora Apartments residents forced to move

Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in Belleville about term limits 1:40

Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in Belleville about term limits

MRF Revisited is a new concert series 1:04

MRF Revisited is a new concert series