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The Sacramento Bee
Problems with pot + troubles with Trump + the future of #MeTooEditorials The latest warning on legal pot in California: illegal grows and ta
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Editorials The latest warning on legal pot in California: illegal grows and taxes. Chinese citizens are being arrested in illegal grow houses, which are a major problem in Sacramento and other cities. Law enforcement officials say that illicit... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
That U of I satellite campus plan is very much a work in progressas a backdrop, Gov. Bruce Rauner today formally announced an ambitious plan to
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
as a backdrop, Gov. Bruce Rauner today formally announced an ambitious plan to build a research center on a vacant lot in the South Loop led by the University of Illinois. It quickly became clear that the Discovery Partners Institute is much... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI, Rauner unveil plan for $1.2 billion research institute in ChicagoUpdated 12:15 p.m. CHICAGO - With visions of Chicago as the next Silicon Valle
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Updated 12:15 p.m. CHICAGO - With visions of Chicago as the next Silicon Valley, Gov. Bruce Rauner and a parade of academic and business leaders today laid out their vision for a futuristic, $1.2 billion research institute in Chicago led by the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
University of Illinois Proposes Chicago Innovation CenterThe University of Illinois is proposing a new public-private innovation center
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Illinois is proposing a new public-private innovation center near downtown Chicago that would partner the Urbana-Champaign campus with Northwestern University and the University of Chicago. Gov. Bruce Rauner backs the University of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Details for proposed UI-led innovation center still being developedCHICAGO — In a few years, budding student entrepreneurs at the University of Il
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO — In a few years, budding student entrepreneurs at the University of Illinois may be doing part of their academic training at a new public-private research institute in Chicago designed to promote economic development. The UI and Gov. Bruce... Read more
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SaukValley.com
University of Illinois proposes Chicago innovation centerCHICAGO (AP) — The University of Illinois is proposing a new public-private inn
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Illinois is proposing a new public-private innovation center near downtown Chicago that would partner the Urbana-Champaign campus with Northwestern University and the University of Chicago. Gov. Bruce Rauner backs... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Governor, UI to launch public-private research institute in ChicagoUpdated 2:45 p.m. CHICAGO — A public-private education and research institute
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Updated 2:45 p.m. CHICAGO — A public-private education and research institute that would give the University of Illinois’ flagship campus a bigger presence in Chicago is being proposed by the UI and Gov. Bruce Rauner, though its funding and other... Read more
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TribLIVE
Retailers suffer, but officials say raising tobacco age decreases smoking | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
O'Fallon, Mo. named nation's 8th ‘most livable city'centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cit
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more livable than others. On an individual level, subjective measures often override other, more objective, considerations. Sometimes, we live in a place... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Most livable: America's 50 best cities to live incenturies. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cit
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more livable than others. On an individual level, subjective measures often override other, more objective, considerations. Sometimes, we live in a place... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI launches $2.25 billion fundraising effort with festival of performance, innovationCHAMPAIGN — Two-and-a-quarter billion. As in dollars. That's the target for th
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Two-and-a-quarter billion. As in dollars. That's the target for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's newest and most ambitious fundraising drive, launched Friday night in a showcase of music, performance and innovation at the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Most liveable: America’s 50 best cities to live inWant to step up your trick-or-treat game? Then take a look of the best cities t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Want to step up your trick-or-treat game? Then take a look of the best cities to trick-or-treat in the US. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more. Buzz60 As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Cook County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxFILE - In this Jan. 26, 2012 file photo, Cook County Board President Toni Preck
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2012 file photo, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle speaks at a news conference in Chicago. Cook County officials are expected to take a major step Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, toward repealing a Chicago-area tax on... Read more
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SaukValley.com
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars’ worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Boston Globe
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO — The Chicago area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks w
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO — The Chicago area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars’ worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board voted... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Chicago-area penny-per-ounce soda tax repealedCHICAGO — The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks w
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO — The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars’ worth of television ads on both sides. The tax prompted lawsuits,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cook County retailers cheer soda tax repeal: 'This was a nightmare'Daniel Stein estimates Cook County’s sweetened beverage tax has cost his vendin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Daniel Stein estimates Cook County’s sweetened beverage tax has cost his vending machine company about $75,000 so far, a figure that doesn’t even include lost sales. The Dec. 1 repeal of the penny-per-ounce tax on sugar and artificially sweetened... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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ABC Montana
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Connecticut Post
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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KTVN Reno
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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The Washington Times
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area’s penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars’ worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
County officials vote to repeal Chicago-area soda taxCHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened dri
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's penny-per-ounce tax on soda and sweetened drinks was repealed Wednesday after a monthslong conflict that included a court battle and millions of dollars' worth of television ads on both sides. The Cook County Board... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Taxwinkle's pop tax crushed by taxpayer revoltWho’s the biggest loser in Toni Taxwinkle’s epic pop tax fail? Taxwinkle? Or M
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Who’s the biggest loser in Toni Taxwinkle’s epic pop tax fail? Taxwinkle? Or Michael Bloomberg, the New York billionaire buttinsky who wasted more than $10 million of his cash on those insulting TV spots trying to convince us that that Toni’s pop... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vote to repeal pop tax expected todayWelcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. Opponents of the controversial Cook County soda pop tax continued Monday to press... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer SeriesOpen to the public and no reservations are required (Sacramento, Calif.) - The
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 12 days ago
Open to the public and no reservations are required (Sacramento, Calif.) - The UC Davis MIND Institute kicks off its 2017-2018 Distinguished Lecturer Series this month with Urs Meyer, pharmacology professor at the University of Zurich. Meyer's... Read more
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FOX News
Steve Scalise and the politics of moral authorityauthority On the roster: - Pelosi seeks blue ribbon commission on shootings -
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
authority On the roster: - Pelosi seeks blue ribbon commission on shootings - Trump tours storm-ravaged Puerto Rico - White House wrapping up requests from Mueller - So now Nebraska’s going to use... Read more
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FOX News
Steve Scalise and the politics of moral authorityOn the roster: - Pelosi seeks blue ribbon commission on shootings - Trump tour
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
On the roster: - Pelosi seeks blue ribbon commission on shootings - Trump tours storm-ravaged Puerto Rico - White House wrapping up requests from Mueller - So now Nebraska’s going to use Katy... Read more
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Newswise
If Your Child is Bilingual, Learning Additional Languages Later Might be EasierNewswise — WASHINGTON — It is often claimed that people who are bilingual are b
Newswise / Posted 19 days ago
Newswise — WASHINGTON — It is often claimed that people who are bilingual are better than monolinguals at learning languages. Now, the first study to examine bilingual and monolingual brains as they learn an additional language offers new evidence... Read more
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Newsmax
Gov. Bruce Rauner Signs Abortion Bill, Expanding FundingGov. Bruce Rauner signed a controversial abortion bill Thursday that will expan
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a controversial abortion bill Thursday that will expand public funding of abortion in Illinois to include Medicaid recipients as well as those covered under state health care plans. The move sent shock waves through the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fed-up Illinois homeowners consider moving: 'It’s not just the property taxes on my home; it’s all of them'Even after watching Hurricane Irma wreak havoc on Florida, Rik Mallin is sticki
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Even after watching Hurricane Irma wreak havoc on Florida, Rik Mallin is sticking to his plan. Mallin is fixing up his Villa Park home so that he can sell it, move to the Florida Panhandle and escape Illinois’ rising taxes. “I’m getting out,” said... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Supreme Court to take up union fee caseThe U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case originally brought by Gov. Bruce Rauner
SaukValley.com / Posted 22 days ago
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case originally brought by Gov. Bruce Rauner that challenges whether government employee unions should be able to collect fees from nonmembers, a critical question for organized labor nationwide that the court... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Retailers suffer, but officials say raising tobacco age decreases smokingIn the past year, Cody Rector has seen most of the regular customers at his smo
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
In the past year, Cody Rector has seen most of the regular customers at his smoke shop near Loyola University disappear. He said he’s had to adjust his marketing to appeal to an older crowd after Chicago hiked the minimum age to buy tobacco products... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Illinois State Finances: What’s Next?September 27, 2017 Illinois State Finances: What’s Next? – Rich Miller, Lauren
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
September 27, 2017 Illinois State Finances: What’s Next? – Rich Miller, Laurence Msall, Rep. Elaine Nekritz, Yvette Shields, and Gail Sussman Rich Miller has been the publisher and editor of Capitol Fax since 1993. Today Capitol Fax is a daily... Read more

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