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News Minute: Here is the latest Illinois news from The Associated Press

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ELMHURST, Ill. (AP) - The DuPage County coroner says a suburban Chicago man shot and killed his wife and two adult children before committing suicide. Coroner Richard Jorgensen says Francis Stack shot Joan, Francis Jr. and Mary Stack. The coroner says Francis Stack then shot himself. Police found the four bodies in the family's Elmhurst home while doing a well-being check.

LEROY, Ill. (AP) - A McLean County man has been found dead in rural central Illinois. McLean County Coroner Beth Kimmerling says the man was found on the side of a road in rural LeRoy early yesterday. He was taken to a Bloomington hospital where emergency department workers pronounced him dead.

JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Police say a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin in Jacksonville is in good condition. Lieutenant Chris Johnson says authorities are still searching for the mother of the infant. The baby was apparently placed in the trash bin Saturday morning.

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is hoping to show first-hand what it's like to live on the state's minimum wage of $8.25 an hour. Quinn has made raising Illinois' minimum wage a cornerstone of his re-election campaign against Republican challenger Bruce Rauner. He says he'll limit his spending on food and other expenses for the next week to $79.

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