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Racist Cartoon? Illinois Conservative Group Draws Criticism
The rendering depicted a black child from Chicago begging for money from a suit-clad white man who has a cigar. It was posted online by the Chicago-based Illinois Policy Institute and meant as commentary on the state's complicated school funding fight, ...
Lawmakers Demand Apology For Policy Group's “Racist” CartoonCBS Chicago
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White running for re-electionChicago Sun-Times
Illinois Democrats want to spike Rauner's Medicaid rebootCrain's Chicago Business
Chicago Reporter
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Chicago Tribune

Opioid drugmaker settles with Illinois for $4.5 million
Chicago Tribune
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, shown in 2014, successfully sued drugmaker Insys over a prescription opioid drug. “Insys pushed a highly addictive opioid in complete disregard for patients' health to increase company profits,” she said in a Aug.

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U.S. News & World Report

Northwestern Prof, Oxford Staffer Extradited to Chicago
U.S. News & World Report
Wyndham Lathem arrives at a police station as he is escorted by Chicago police, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Chicago. Lathem, a Northwestern University professor, and Andrew Warren, an Oxford University financial officer, have been charged with ...
The Latest: 2 suspects in stabbing death brought to ChicagoBeloit Daily News

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Chicago Tribune

Illinois' new pharmacy rules to improve consumer safety may start today
Chicago Tribune
In the largest and most comprehensive study of its kind, the Tribune found 52 percent of 255 chain and independent pharmacies tested in the Chicago area and nearby states failed to warn reporters when they picked up pairs of drugs that could be harmful ...

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Illinois officials warn about phony eclipse glasses
CHICAGOIllinois officials say residents should beware of fraudsters seeking to profit from the buzz surrounding Monday's solar eclipse. The warning concerns the selling of eclipse glasses that don't protect your eyes. The state attorney general's ...
Harold says she promises to fight public corruption if elected Illinois Attorney GeneralIllinois News Network

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Los Angeles Times

Chicago-Area Weather: Storms Possible Friday Night; Solar Eclipse Forecast
For the rest of the weekend, dry weather and mostly sunny skies are in the forecast for the Chicago area. On Saturday, high temps between 75 and 82 degrees are expected, with cooler weather expected near Lake Michigan. On Sunday, high temps between ...
Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers | Solar Eclipse Across America - August 21, 2017American Astronomical Society
How to View the 2017 Solar Eclipse SafelyNASA/JPL Edu News

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When was the last total solar eclipse in Illinois? It's been a long time
Chicago Daily Herald
If you think you remember seeing a total solar eclipse in Illinois, you are mistaken. The fact is, the state of Illinois has witnessed just one total solar eclipse in its entire history. Illinois became a state in 1818. Five decades later, on Aug. 7 ...

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CSN Football Preview Kicks Off IHSA Coverage
CHICAGO, IL — CSN Chicago (CSN), the home of the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Championships, is ready to bring its viewers another action-packed season of expert local preps sports coverage, featuring many of the very best student-athletes ...


The Powerball jackpot is now $535 million. Here's what you'll take home
The next drawing is at 10:59 p.m. ET on Saturday. If the prize amount doesn't go up before then, the jackpot would be the fifth largest in the game's history, and the eighth largest in U.S. lottery history. (The $535 million Powerball prize is just $1 ...

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CTA Passenger Shot When Gunman Fires Into Red Line Train - Patch
CHICAGO, IL — A 24-year-old CTA passenger was shot Thursday night in the Loop when the doors of the Red Line train he was riding opened and a gunman ...

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