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Body of boater found in Rock River; another still missing

DIXON (AP) – Authorities have recovered the body of one of two men whose boat capsized in November in the Rock River in northwestern Illinois. The Lee County coroner identified the man as James Swift of Forreston. His body was found Friday near a dam in Dixon. Swift and Kent Dearborn Jr.

American Kennel Club welcomes two new breeds

  UNDATED – The American Kennel Club rang in the new year with two new breeds. The world’s largest purebred dog registry announced that the Barbet and the Dogo Argentino will receive full recognition and become eligible to compete in their respective groups. According to AKC,

Blagojevich: House Democrats would’ve impeached Lincoln, too

CHICAGO (AP) — Imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich writes in a column that fellow Democrats in the U.S. House who impeached President Donald Trump would have done the same if Abraham Lincoln were in office. Blagojevich is serving a 14-year federal sentence for corruption. He