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Chicago Tribune
Blagojevich appeal: Judge was 'rubber stamp' for prosecutionLawyers for disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich filed a long-awaited appeal o
Blagojevich appeal: Judge was 'rubber stamp' for prosecution
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Lawyers for disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich filed a long-awaited appeal of his conviction and 14-year sentence late Monday, arguing that U.S. District Judge James Zagel's "one-sided evidentiary rulings" favored prosecutors and that the stiff... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bad pension moves: Eight is enoughDave McKinney, former Chicago Sun-Times Springfield bureau chief, dives deeply
Bad pension moves: Eight is enough
SaukValley.com / Posted 14 days ago
Dave McKinney, former Chicago Sun-Times Springfield bureau chief, dives deeply into them in a special report for Crain’s Chicago Business. McKinney’s long look at the more-than-25-year history of pension actions by lawmakers is a detailed and dense,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Death Penalty Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at the death penalty in the United States. Capital puni
Death Penalty Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the death penalty in the United States. Capital punishment is legal in 31 U.S. states. New Mexico and Nebraska abolished the death penalty in 2009 and 2015, respectively. The repeal was not retroactive, however. Inmates on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cast of characters stars in drama made in IllinoisLura Lynn Ryan was wearing her good-luck necklace--the one daughter Lynda made
Cast of characters stars in drama made in Illinois
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Lura Lynn Ryan was wearing her good-luck necklace--the one daughter Lynda made for her--and was putting the best face on what had to be one of the most difficult days of her long marriage to former Gov. George Ryan. Mrs. Ryan gamely sat in a federal... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Reeder: Not many winners at Illinois State FairState and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollar
Reeder: Not many winners at Illinois State Fair
Northwest Herald / Posted 19 days ago
State and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollars to carnies to throw darts at balloons or toss pingpong balls at fish bowls. Unfortunately, the Illinois State Fair has become the home of another kind of loser: the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Losing streak for state fairs might be overState and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollar
Losing streak for state fairs might be over
SaukValley.com / Posted 20 days ago
State and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollars to carnies to throw darts at balloons or toss ping-pong balls at fish bowls. But, unfortunately, the Illinois State Fair has become the home of another kind of loser:... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Losing streak for state fairs may be overState and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollar
Losing streak for state fairs may be over
SaukValley.com / Posted 20 days ago
State and county fairs count on them. They are the folks who hand their dollars to carnies to throw darts at balloons or toss ping-pong balls at fish bowls. But, unfortunately, the Illinois State Fair has become the home of another kind of loser:... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears' Fangio takes blame for recommending Ray McDonaldChicago Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio doesn’t regret pushing for the t
Bears' Fangio takes blame for recommending Ray McDonald
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio doesn’t regret pushing for the team to sign embattled defensive end Ray McDonald in March. But on Friday, in his first comments since McDonald was arrested in a domestic incident and released over... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, Aug. 7, 2015Today is Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and
Area history, Aug. 7, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Today is Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. Here are news reports from this date 100, 50 and 15 years ago: In 1915: At a meeting of North End residents held in the store of A.B. Bailey at 1008 N. Fifth St., an organization to be known as the Law and Order League... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Fury as son's killer now on the runNEWCASTLE: For 15 years, Leonie Doig tried to forget the face of the man who mu
Fury as son's killer now on the run
Kiama Independent / Posted 28 days ago
NEWCASTLE: For 15 years, Leonie Doig tried to forget the face of the man who murdered her son. Leonie Doig holds a portrait of her murdered son, Daniel Ryan. Inset: Wanted, Stephen Saari. Main picture: Peter Stoop FOR 15 years, Leonie Doig tried to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
UEA students bring life to school pupils’ dream tractors Easton and Otley College has challenged primary school pupils to draw picture
UEA students bring life to school pupils’ dream tractors
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 28 days ago
Easton and Otley College has challenged primary school pupils to draw pictures of what they think a tractor will look like in 100 years. George Ryan george.ryan@archant.co.uk Tuesday, August... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
UEA students bring life to school pupils’ dream tractorsEaston and Otley College has challenged primary school pupils to draw pictures
UEA students bring life to school pupils’ dream tractors
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 28 days ago
Easton and Otley College has challenged primary school pupils to draw pictures of what they think a tractor will look like in 100 years. George Ryan george.ryan@archant.co.uk Tuesday, August... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Death Penalty Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at the death penalty in the United States. Capital puni
Death Penalty Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the death penalty in the United States. Capital punishment is legal in 31 U.S. states. Connecticut, New Mexico and Maryland have abolished the death penalty, but it is not retroactive. Prisoners on death row in those... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois firms race to establish foothold in CubaWhen Cuba's foreign minister raised his nation's single-star flag outside its n
Illinois firms race to establish foothold in Cuba
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
When Cuba's foreign minister raised his nation's single-star flag outside its newly opened embassy in Washington last month, construction equipment giant Caterpillar did the same outside its Peoria headquarters. Caterpillar is one of growing number... Read more

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