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Southern Illinois coal plants could idle after electricity price drop

By Jacob Barker, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

May 4, 2016

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Blaming a recent electricity auction that it says failed to cover its costs, the largest power plant owner in downstate Illinois is threatening to shutter approximately 30 percent of the power plant capacity in the region.Houston-bas...

Tuesday’s voting could decide presidential races

By David Lightman, Lesley Clark and Tim Funk, McClatchy Washington Bureau

March 12, 2016

Filed under Latest News

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton seek inevitability. Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders want momentum. And Marco Rubio and John Kasich just want to survive.Tuesday's primaries in five states will reshape, and could effectively end, th...

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