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Daily Herald
Kane County chairman candidates: New coroner or new budget?Resolving three years of financial battles between the Kane County Board and Co
Kane County chairman candidates: New coroner or new budget?
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Resolving three years of financial battles between the Kane County Board and Coroner Rob Russell is a simple matter to both Republican candidates for county board chairman. For incumbent Chris Lauzen, the answer is a new coroner. For his challenger,... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Wheaton College to name scholarship after ex-professor CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship
Wheaton College to name scholarship after ex-professor
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 14 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship named for a former political science professor who asserted Christians and Muslims worship the same God. The Daily... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Citizen helps Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies arrest wanted man A particularly helpful citizen helped two deputies arrest a wanted man Monday
Citizen helps Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies arrest wanted man
KHQ Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
A particularly helpful citizen helped two deputies arrest a wanted man Monday. SPOKANE - A particularly helpful... Read more
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Daily Herald
Barrington-area leaders: New housing on the riseBarrington-area leaders say there's evidence of a housing resurgence in their c
Barrington-area leaders: New housing on the rise
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Barrington-area leaders say there's evidence of a housing resurgence in their communities, during their addresses Wednesday at the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce's annual Economic Summit. "In our village things look really, really good," Lake... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Delaware governor signs resolution apologizing for slaveryAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an ac
Delaware governor signs resolution apologizing for slavery
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 hours ago
As investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accidentAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accident SPOKANE, Wash. - New details have emerged on the fatal shooting of a Spokane... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Jack Daniel's Distillery announces $140 million expansionAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an ac
Jack Daniel's Distillery announces $140 million expansion
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 hours ago
As investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accidentAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accident SPOKANE, Wash. - New details have emerged on the fatal shooting of a Spokane... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
ACLU issues critical report on Pasco policeAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an ac
ACLU issues critical report on Pasco police
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 hours ago
As investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accidentAs investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accident SPOKANE, Wash. - New details have emerged on the fatal shooting of a Spokane... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Ward Room Campaign Round-Up: Democratic U.S. Senate Candidates Square OffThis is the third edition of Ward Room's Campaign Round-Up, a weekly post dedic
Ward Room Campaign Round-Up: Democratic U.S. Senate Candidates Square Off
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 hours ago
This is the third edition of Ward Room's Campaign Round-Up, a weekly post dedicated to keeping voters informed about the state and county's upcoming 2016 elections. Check the Ward Room blog for continued coverage every Wednesday. Illinois Senate... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
As investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accident SPOKANE, Wash. - New details have emerged on the fatal shooting of a Spokane.
As investigation continues, death of Spokane Valley wife and mother ruled an accident
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 hours ago
SPOKANE, Wash. - New details have emerged on the fatal shooting of a Spokane... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Caputo & Sons grocer sued for $3.6 millionJoe Caputo & Sons, a family-owned chain of grocery stores focusing on meat, pro
Caputo & Sons grocer sued for $3.6 million
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 hours ago
Joe Caputo & Sons, a family-owned chain of grocery stores focusing on meat, produce and Italian specialties, faces a lawsuit alleging it failed to pay for $3.6 million of produce. Anothony Marano Co., a Chicago-based produce wholesaler, says the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Christie and Fiorina dropping out of presidential race COLUMBIA, S.C. - Carly Fiorina is dropping out of the 2016 Republican preside
Christie and Fiorina dropping out of presidential race
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Carly Fiorina is dropping out of the 2016 Republican presidential race. The former technology executive announced on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Investigation into ferry captains burned by laser continuesWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car d
Investigation into ferry captains burned by laser continues
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 hours ago
Washington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuitWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuit KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - Kootenai County deputies arrested a... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Omaha man pleads guilty to killing mother, half brotherWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car d
Omaha man pleads guilty to killing mother, half brother
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 hours ago
Washington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuitWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuit KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - Kootenai County deputies arrested a... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Baby weighing 10oz. at birth goes home; KHQ employee's son remains in NICUWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car d
Baby weighing 10oz. at birth goes home; KHQ employee's son remains in NICU
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 hours ago
Washington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuitWashington woman driving stolen car crashes into Kootenai County deputy's car during pursuit KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - Kootenai County deputies arrested a... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Chicago-area college to name scholarship after ex-professorCHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship n
Chicago-area college to name scholarship after ex-professor
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 21 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship named for a former political science professor who asserted Christians and Muslims worship the same God. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1SgCThy ) that Wheaton... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Caputo & Sons grocer sued for $3.6 millionJoe Caputo & Sons, a family-owned chain of groceries focusing on meat, produce
Caputo & Sons grocer sued for $3.6 million
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 hours ago
Joe Caputo & Sons, a family-owned chain of groceries focusing on meat, produce and Italian specialties, faces a lawsuit alleging it failed to pay for $3.6 million worth of produce. Anothony Marano Co., a Chicago-based produce wholesaler, says the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Chicago-area college to name scholarship after ex-professorCHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship n
Chicago-area college to name scholarship after ex-professor
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 22 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago Christian college will create a scholarship named for a former political science professor who asserted Christians and Muslims worship the same God. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1SgCThy ) that Wheaton... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aliano's builds on winning formula at new East Dundee localeThe owner of Aliano's Ristorante, a popular 5-year-old Italian eatery in Batavi
Aliano's builds on winning formula at new East Dundee locale
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The owner of Aliano's Ristorante, a popular 5-year-old Italian eatery in Batavia, felt the time was ripe for the restaurant to spread its wings to a second location. And since late November, Mario Aliano has done just that, bringing his dining... Read more
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The Columbian
Snohomish County reaches settlement over tear gas deathEVERETT — Snohomish County has reached a $1 million settlement to end a lawsuit
Snohomish County reaches settlement over tear gas death
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
EVERETT — Snohomish County has reached a $1 million settlement to end a lawsuit that claims a Darrington man died as a result of the disposal of tear-gas canisters used by sheriff’s deputies for training. The Daily Herald reports that 67-year-old... Read more
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Raw Story
School board member kicks off Black History Month by telling blacks they are ‘their own worst enemy”An Illinois school board member is under fire for kicking off Black History Mon
School board member kicks off Black History Month by telling blacks they are ‘their own worst enemy”
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
An Illinois school board member is under fire for kicking off Black History Month by posting a racist message on the board’s official Facebook page, the Daily Herald reports. Elgin Area School District U-46 board member Jeanette Ward, wrote the post... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Snohomish County reaches settlement over tear gas deathEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County has reached a $1 million settlement to e
Snohomish County reaches settlement over tear gas death
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County has reached a $1 million settlement to end a lawsuit that claims a Darrington man died as a result of the disposal of tear-gas canisters used by sheriff's deputies for training. The Daily Herald reports... Read more
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Daily Herald
Preckwinkle predicts cuts, says $225 million is at riskCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle says her administration will lay o
Preckwinkle predicts cuts, says $225 million is at risk
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle says her administration will lay off staff and cut child support services and programs to reduce recidivism, boost economic development and improve public health if the state doesn't restore funding by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Cardio Tennis: More focus on the sweat, not the netI am a very erratic tennis player. I love the game, but keeping the ball in pl
Cardio Tennis: More focus on the sweat, not the net
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
I am a very erratic tennis player. I love the game, but keeping the ball in play can be a challenge sometimes. And when my game takes a swing upward (pardon the pun) and I manage to fire off some zingers, my opponent can't reach the ball to return... Read more
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Daily Herald
8th District Democrats debate response to terrorismHow to deal with the threat of ISIS and other terrorist groups is an issue wher
8th District Democrats debate response to terrorism
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
How to deal with the threat of ISIS and other terrorist groups is an issue where voters can find some separation between the three candidates in the 8th Congressional District Democratic primary. State Sen. Michael Noland of Elgin, Villa Park Mayor... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Family fights to keep killer in 1980 SeaTac triple murder in prisonEVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Victims connected to a 1980 triple homicide are fighting
Family fights to keep killer in 1980 SeaTac triple murder in prison
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Victims connected to a 1980 triple homicide are fighting to keep one of the killers in prison. The Daily Herald reports that Sidney Oie for years has been writing the state asking that convicted murderers Timothy Pauley and... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Family fights to keep killer in 1980 SeaTac murder in prisonEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Victims connected to a 1980 triple homicide are fighting
Family fights to keep killer in 1980 SeaTac murder in prison
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Victims connected to a 1980 triple homicide are fighting to keep one of the killers in prison. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1NZIam0 ) that Sidney Oie for years has been writing the state asking that convicted... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Political NewsletterMore than two years after federal researchers found high levels of lead in the
Political Newsletter
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
More than two years after federal researchers found high levels of lead in the water used by Chicago homes whose mains have been replaced or have had new meters installed, the Emanuel administration does little to warn about potential health risks,... Read more
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Daily Herald
1984 flashback: Rivera, Ditka a tough comboEditor's note: This is a reprint of a column that appeared in the Daily Herald
1984 flashback: Rivera, Ditka a tough combo
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Editor's note: This is a reprint of a column that appeared in the Daily Herald on May 17, 1984. When the Bears made Ron Rivera their second pick in this year's draft, Mike Ditka quoted a scouting report as saying the Cal linebacker was "the toughest... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man charged with murder, arson in parents' attackEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Court documents say a 29-year-old man accused of attackin
Man charged with murder, arson in parents' attack
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Court documents say a 29-year-old man accused of attacking his parents and setting their house near Snohomish on fire told a deputy he thought his parents were possessed by demons. The Daily Herald says (http://goo.gl/BieKX2)... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grammar Moses: Why discriminate against the simplicity of 'L'?I enjoy football like the next guy, and I will be watching the Super Bowl tonig
Grammar Moses: Why discriminate against the simplicity of 'L'?
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
I enjoy football like the next guy, and I will be watching the Super Bowl tonight on my big screen while making bad food choices as many of you will. But one thing will gnaw at me that probably won't bother you any more than this year's Go Daddy... Read more
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USA Today
On campus, Feb. 71. A faculty vote on Feb. 2 made the change official: Brown University’s Fall W
On campus, Feb. 7
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
1. A faculty vote on Feb. 2 made the change official: Brown University’s Fall Weekend, which was called Columbus Day, is getting a name change again — this time to Indigenous People’s Day, reported The Brown Daily Herald. The change from Columbus Day... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Modern theft of vintage gun revives 1927 Sultan murder taleSULTAN, Wash. (AP) - It was dark when the lone figure heaved a large rock throu
Modern theft of vintage gun revives 1927 Sultan murder tale
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
SULTAN, Wash. (AP) - It was dark when the lone figure heaved a large rock through the glass front door of Sultan's Visitor Information Center. The target was a glass display cabinet. The burglar didn't touch the dinosaur eggs, the mammoth's tooth... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban squads advance to cheerleading finalsThe stage is set for the state cheerleading finals Saturday in Bloomington. Fi
Suburban squads advance to cheerleading finals
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The stage is set for the state cheerleading finals Saturday in Bloomington. Fifteen schools in the Daily Herald coverage area advanced out of the preliminaries Friday at U.S. Cellular Coliseum. The top 10 in each of four divisions moved on. Here... Read more
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Daily Herald
Parish closures, consolidations expected as part of Chicago Archdiocese restructuring planA number of suburban parishes in Cook and Lake counties are expected to be shut
Parish closures, consolidations expected as part of Chicago Archdiocese restructuring plan
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A number of suburban parishes in Cook and Lake counties are expected to be shuttered as part of a massive restructuring plan from the Chicago Archdiocese. But the plan, closely guarded by members of the clergy in recent months and still in its early... Read more
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Daily Herald
Former Fox Lake chief was suspended twice before becoming chiefFox Lake village officials have released the personnel files of six police offi
Former Fox Lake chief was suspended twice before becoming chief
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Fox Lake village officials have released the personnel files of six police officers, including former Chief Mike Behan and Det. Jason Baldowsky. The files were released late Friday afternoon, in accordance with a Freedom of Information Act request... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin police stops up last month after decline in 2015Elgin police conducted an unusually high number of traffic stops in January aft
Elgin police stops up last month after decline in 2015
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Elgin police conducted an unusually high number of traffic stops in January after a downward trend last year, which officials attributed to a variety of factors. There were 10 traffic-related deaths last year in Elgin, the most since 2006, which... Read more
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New Kerala
'Ghayal Once Again': High-octane action, drama (Film: "Ghayal Once Again"; Director: Sunny Deol; Cast: Sunny Deol, Soha Ali Kha
'Ghayal Once Again': High-octane action, drama (
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Film: "Ghayal Once Again"; Director: Sunny Deol; Cast: Sunny Deol, Soha Ali Khan, Om Puri and Tisca Chopra; Rating: *** A superhero action film, "Ghayal Once Again" is a sequel to the 1990 released "Ghayal". This edition takes off from where its... Read more
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Daily Herald
Would you pay to go faster on I-55?Gov. Bruce Rauner will hold a news conference today about creating "managed lan
Would you pay to go faster on I-55?
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner will hold a news conference today about creating "managed lanes" on the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) in Cook and DuPage counties. The concept could signal a seismic shift in how drivers get around the region and is something the... Read more
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Daily Herald
La Galerie in St. Charles to close in 2016From the time it opened in the St. Charles Mall in 1987 to today, La Galerie ar
La Galerie in St. Charles to close in 2016
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
From the time it opened in the St. Charles Mall in 1987 to today, La Galerie art gallery has stayed true to its slogan -- "Art for about any taste in about any price range." It's why art lovers continue to come to La Galerie, 219 W. Main St. in... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Washington mother convicted of sex crimes involving daughterEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A 35-year-old woman in Washington state has been found gu
Washington mother convicted of sex crimes involving daughter
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A 35-year-old woman in Washington state has been found guilty of more than a dozen sex crimes involving her 6-year-old daughter. The Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1SKiaS0 ) that prosecutors say the Marysville woman and her... Read more
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Daily Herald
8th District Democrats compare credentials, experienceThe Democrats hoping to succeed congresswoman Tammy Duckworth as representative
8th District Democrats compare credentials, experience
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The Democrats hoping to succeed congresswoman Tammy Duckworth as representative of the 8th District each believe their different backgrounds make them the best choice for voters in the March 15 party primary. Villa Park Mayor Deb Bullwinkel, state... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man pleads guilty in halfway house slayingEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - The manager of an Everett halfway house has pleaded guilt
Man pleads guilty in halfway house slaying
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - The manager of an Everett halfway house has pleaded guilty to killing a 30-year-old resident of the house out of sexual desire. The Daily Herald reports (http://goo.gl/dRdWB2 ) that 40-year-old Kenny Jermain Tate entered a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Enza Sicilian Osteria's extensive menu transforms Glen Ellyn spaceEnza Sicilian Osteria's opening in late November marks a renaissance for the sp
Enza Sicilian Osteria's extensive menu transforms Glen Ellyn space
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Enza Sicilian Osteria's opening in late November marks a renaissance for the space in Glen Ellyn that until recently Vitorio's Ristorante had called home for 15 years. But the new name (interestingly, taken from "rinascenza," which translates to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman accused of killing husband of 31 years with spiked smoothieIllinois woman accused of poisoning to death her husband of 31 years with a spi
Woman accused of killing husband of 31 years with spiked smoothie
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Illinois woman accused of poisoning to death her husband of 31 years with a spiked SMOOTHIE Julia Gutierrez, 53, charged with first-degree murder in the killing of 53-year-old Eduardo Gutierrez, in Geneva, Illinois Prosecutors say Gutierrez served... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alvarez details actions on McDonald shooting, outlines changesExactly what Anita Alvarez knew and did in the year after a Chicago police offi
Alvarez details actions on McDonald shooting, outlines changes
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Exactly what Anita Alvarez knew and did in the year after a Chicago police officer's fatal shooting of a black teen has been the subject of intense scrutiny, with fallout over the case having the potential to cost her a third term as Cook County... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Chicago suburb to charge historic site nomination feesGENEVA, Ill. (AP) - A Chicago suburb will charge an application fee for designa
Chicago suburb to charge historic site nomination fees
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) - A Chicago suburb will charge an application fee for designating historic landmarks and districts for the first time since adopting an historic preservation law in 1982. The Daily-Herald (bit.ly/20nKL5L) reports the Geneva City... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Chicago suburb to charge historic site nomination feesGENEVA, Ill. (AP) - A Chicago suburb will charge an application fee for designa
Chicago suburb to charge historic site nomination fees
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA, Ill. (AP) - A Chicago suburb will charge an application fee for designating historic landmarks and districts for the first time since adopting an historic preservation law in 1982. The Daily-Herald (bit.ly/20nKL5L) reports the Geneva City... Read more
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Daily Herald
Zopp criticizes Duckworth over Iran dealDemocratic U.S. Senate candidate Andrea Zopp challenged opponent Tammy Duckwort
Zopp criticizes Duckworth over Iran deal
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Andrea Zopp challenged opponent Tammy Duckworth Tuesday over last year's Iran nuclear deal, arguing the Hoffman Estates congresswoman should have announced her support far sooner. Duckworth supports the agreement... Read more
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Daily Herald
Two College of DuPage meetings scheduled on same night -- againFor a third time, trustees on the deeply divided College of DuPage board have s
Two College of DuPage meetings scheduled on same night -- again
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
For a third time, trustees on the deeply divided College of DuPage board have scheduled two meetings on the same night. The meetings will start at different times Wednesday, but the agenda is the same. It is unclear if all six trustees will be... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Everett Police look into mistreatment in infant's deathEverett police are investigating to see whether other children may have been mi
Everett Police look into mistreatment in infant's death
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
Everett police are investigating to see whether other children may have been mistreated in connection to the death of a 3-month old girl. The infant died in December. She suffered a broken arm, broken ribs, a black eye, pneumonia and meningitis, and... Read more
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