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May 27, 2014 Share
Widow's Lawsuit Alleges Weak Warning Label on Common Drug

Widow's Lawsuit Alleges Weak Warning Label on Common Drug

A widow files a lawsuit claiming generic Paxil (paroxetine) tablets triggered her husband's suicide. Read More

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May 23, 2014 Share
Nursing Students Protest Testing Procedures

Nursing Students Protest Testing Procedures

Nursing students at Richard J. Daley College have complained to administrators as well as officials at the City Colleges of Chicago over what they see as unfair testing procedures. Read More

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May 21, 2014 Share
Many Chicago Bridges Badly in Need of Repair

Many Chicago Bridges Badly in Need of Repair

There are estimates that the repair tab for bridges in Illinois would now run a whopping $10 billion. Read More

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May 20, 2014 Share
Bacteria Alerts Delayed For Some Chicago-Area Beaches

Bacteria Alerts Delayed For Some Chicago-Area Beaches

Swimmers who enjoy Chicago-area beaches along Lake Michigan and numerous inland lakes may be exposed to potentially harmful levels of bacteria for hours or days before officials take action. Read More

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May 19, 2014 Share
Meet a Man Willing to Sell a Kidney, Another Who Needs One

Meet a Man Willing to Sell a Kidney, Another Who Needs One

When demand exceeds supply, black market organ sales seen by some as a win-win proposition. Read More

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May 15, 2014 Share
Passengers: Airline Treated Us Like Criminals

Passengers: Airline Treated Us Like Criminals

Two men say they were treated like criminals and removed from a plane after insisting attendants check out a suspicious bag, but Spirit Airlines claims the men were disruptive. Read More

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May 15, 2014 Share
Recent Rains Send Sewage Into Area Waterways

Recent Rains Send Sewage Into Area Waterways

The pollution events raise concerns with critics who say a massive project aimed at decreasing combined sewage overflows is taking too long to implement. Read More

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May 14, 2014 Share
New Energy Efficient Windows Create Heat Damage

New Energy Efficient Windows Create Heat Damage

New energy efficient windows are designed to keep the heat out in the summer and the heat inside during the winter, but they appear to be having an undesirable effect -- burning objects in their magnified path. Read More

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May 14, 2014 Share
Ordinance Shows Success in Targeting Johns

Ordinance Shows Success in Targeting Johns

In the four years since a Cook County ordinance took effect raising the fine on soliciting a prostitute, sheriff's officers haven't arrested a single repeat offender, Sheriff Tom Dart recently told NBC Chicago. Read More

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May 12, 2014 Share
Experts Say Your Internet Secrets Are For Sale

Experts Say Your Internet Secrets Are For Sale

Many Americans believe that their private information will not be compromised while surfing the web, but experts say that's far from the case. Read More

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