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Updated at 1:19 PM

Just a few days after a string of not great headlines, Donald Trump got another batch of bad news. The presumptive Republican nominee had an abysmal month of fundraising in May, bringing in about $5.6 million, according to the latest reports from the Federal Election Commission.

Updated at 11:12 AM

Britain's exit from the European Union happened on the heels of a vote driven by the country's center-right party, who had originally pandered to its extremist wing to save a flailing campaign from -- as Donald Trump would put it -- disaster. Now...

Updated at 10:50 AM

Upon graduating the eighth grade at a suburban Chicago middle school, funny guy Jack Aiello found himself an overnight sensation after video surfaced on YouTube of him delivering spot-on impersonations of 2016 presidential nominees from Hillary...

Updated at 7:59 AM

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders essentially threw his support behind the party's presumptive nominee, Hillary Clinton, on Friday morning.

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 4:53 PM

There's no doubt about it -- master tweeter Donald J. Trump is a bit of a loose cannon with a sometimes-outrageous vernacular that's been used to catapult him past the business-as-usual GOP establishment favorites, and into his current position as...

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 1:50 PM

An independent candidate for Congress has been swept up in a wave of criticism for his campaign billboard vowing to "Make American White Again."

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 12:39 PM

President Barack Obama would like to dispel the notion that Donald Trump is America's most successful businessman.

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 12:00 PM

House Speaker Paul Ryan adjourned business at around 3:19 a.m. ET on Thursday in spite of concerted efforts by House Democrats to force a vote on anti-firearm legislation that failed in the Senate earlier in the week. But, those same Democrats would...

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 10:20 AM

One of the long-standing summer traditions in Flora is going out to the swimming pool during the summer.  But due to the liner pulling away from the wall right before the pool was to open, that won’t happen this...

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 10:16 AM

Flora Police Chief John Nicholson released his department’s activity report for the month of May.

Updated Jun 23, 2016 at 10:14 AM

After having difficulty getting people to run in the last election, the Flora School board is hoping for a change on how candidates are selected.

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