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Loop Shooting Places Spotlight on Workplace Safety

Loop Shooting Places Spotlight on Workplace Safety

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Security experts say the last thing high rise landlords should do, in the wake of a workplace shooting in Chicago Thursday, is turn their buildings into fortresses as a hedge against violence. Read More

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Jul 30, 2014 Share
Why Is This Gardener Suing  Chicago?

Why Is This Gardener Suing Chicago?

Cummings and other gardeners are filing lawsuits that claim city employees may not be able to distinguish between natural plant gardens and those unwelcome, unsightly weeds that typically litter empty or vacant lots. Read More

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Jul 28, 2014 Share
Penthouse-Themed Club Planned Near Nun Convent

Penthouse-Themed Club Planned Near Nun Convent

Stone Park convent already battled stop Stone Park strip club from opening. Read More

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Jul 28, 2014 Share
Plane Crash Survivor Fights for Lap Children Ban

Plane Crash Survivor Fights for Lap Children Ban

Former flight attendant Jan Brown wants the FAA to require all children to be belted into seats on commercial airliners. Read More

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Jul 23, 2014 Share
College Application SSNs Expose Security Risk

College Application SSNs Expose Security Risk

Students who applied to, but never attended colleges find out their data has been breached years later. Read More

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Jul 25, 2014 Share
New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

New Allegations Prompt Concerns at Hines VA

On the heels of the scheduling scandal at Hines VA Hospital, new allegations have surfaced of conditions that threaten patient care--including mold growing on an operating room ceiling and in a storage area for sterile materials. Read More

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Jul 21, 2014 Share
I-55 Crash Scene Notorious For Accidents

I-55 Crash Scene Notorious For Accidents

Nearly 60 crashes have been reported near Elwood over the past year. Read More

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Jul 21, 2014 Share
State Law Loophole Creates Safety Concerns for Juvenile Shelters

State Law Loophole Creates Safety Concerns for Juvenile Shelters

A state-funded facility meant to keep troubled youth safe is allowing kids to leave the facility all hours of the night, and the state says there is nothing it can do about it, NBC 5 Investigates has found. Read More

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Jul 11, 2014 Share
Sculptor Claims Burr Oak Cemetery Stole His Design

Sculptor Claims Burr Oak Cemetery Stole His Design

Five years after a scandal involving the re-selling of graves at Burr Oak Cemetery, the historic burial ground in southwest suburban Alsip has been hit with a new controversy. Read More

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Jul 9, 2014 Share
Some Fire Departments Charge for Their Services

Some Fire Departments Charge for Their Services

Car wrecks can be costly. And now they're getting more expensive for some people who need firefighters to help them. Read More

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