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Friday, May 24, 2019
The Future Is Coming: What You Can Do to Prepare Yourself

The Future Is Coming: What You Can Do to Prepare Yourself

Amy Webb, a quantitative futurist, discusses her predictions on what people can expect to see emerging in the future. She is the founder of The Future Today Institute and professor at New York University of Stern School of... Read More

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Thursday, May 23, 2019
10 Pepper Spray Incidents in 5 Weeks at Chicago-Area Schools

10 Pepper Spray Incidents in 5 Weeks at Chicago-Area Schools

A blast of pepper spray to the face can subdue most people within seconds. But an increasing number of school children are feeling the effects of pepper spray discharges at Chicago area schools, whether it is intentional or not. Read More

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
How Ad Companies May Be Targeting You At Hospitals, Churches

How Ad Companies May Be Targeting You At Hospitals, Churches

Using the latest high-tech tactics in digital marketing, some companies are quietly hiring geofencing advertisers to send Ads to targeted groups. Privacy groups say there is nothing stopping these advertisers or anyone from... Read More

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
IDPH Opens Investigation Into Advocate Christ Medical Center

IDPH Opens Investigation Into Advocate Christ Medical Center

The Illinois Department of Public Health has opened an investigation on Advocate Christ Medical Center, the facility facing questions following the birth of a child who police say was cut from the womb of his mother, 19-year-old... Read More

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Monday, May 20, 2019
Illinois Team Specializes In Swift Water Rescues

Illinois Team Specializes In Swift Water Rescues

Illinois Task Force One is a specialized team, made up of members from multiple fire departments in the Chicagoland area. Read More

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Monday, May 20, 2019
Hastert Balked At Using Wife As Go-Between

Hastert Balked At Using Wife As Go-Between

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert continues to fight an effort to force his payment of $1.8 million in hush-money, which a former accuser says he is still owed. Read More

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Friday, May 17, 2019
Suburban Teen Binge Drinking Rates Outpace Nation

Suburban Teen Binge Drinking Rates Outpace Nation

Suburban Chicago teens are getting their hands on alcohol and drinking to excess more often than most of their peers across the country. Read More

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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Electric Car Proposal Would Raise Fees to $1K a Year

Electric Car Proposal Would Raise Fees to $1K a Year

You may be wanting to drive green, but the cost to operate an electric vehicle in Illinois could get a lot more expensive. Read More

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Democratic Leaders Spent $420K on Sports Tickets Last Year

Democratic Leaders Spent $420K on Sports Tickets Last Year

Want tickets to a Cubs game? Check with Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan. From April 1, 2018, through March 31, 2019, Friends of Michael J. Madigan - the speaker's political committee - made five purchases of Cubs tickets... Read More

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Pritzker Promises Swift Action on DCFS Woes After Report

Pritzker Promises Swift Action on DCFS Woes After Report

Governor J.B. Pritzker is promising swift action after receiving a critical new report which portrays the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services as an agency beset by red tape, where workers feel pressure to keep... Read More

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