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10,000 new cases, 272 deaths last week as decline continues – NBC Chicago

Illinois health officials reported 10,462 new cases of COVID-19 over the past week, along with 272 additional deaths and more than 87,000 new vaccine doses administered, marking a continued decline in cases and death. The previous week, the state had reported 13,028 new cases and 355 deaths. The previous week, 20,896 new cases and 417 […]

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Bottom-seeded Illinois defeats Wisconsin in B10 first round – CBS Chicago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Aaliyah Nye scored 17 points, Kendall Bostic notched his sixth double-double of the season and 14th-seeded Illinois ended an 11-game losing streak with a 75-66 win over Wisconsin , 11th seed, Wednesday in the first round of the Big Ten tournaments. Illinois (7-19) is the first 14th seed to advance to the […]

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Illinois schools wouldn’t have to serve the cheapest food possible under new bill – NBC Chicago

A new bill in Springfield would change how Illinois school districts solicit catering contracts, allowing officials to negotiate higher-quality products amid complaints that many schools offer unhealthy food. By state law, Illinois school districts participating in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National School Lunch Program are required to accept the lowest bid for their food […]

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Pritzker and Lightfoot to Attend Ukraine Rally on Sunday – NBC Chicago

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will both attend a rally on Sunday to voice support for Ukrainians amid an ongoing Russian invasion. The rally is taking place at Saints Volodymyr and Olha Ukrainian Catholic Church, located in the 700 block of North Oakley Boulevard in the West Town neighborhood. The rally […]

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Illinois to lift school mask mandate on Monday, says Pritzker – NBC Chicago

Illinois will end its requirement for face masks in schools on Monday, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Friday after the Illinois Supreme Court rejected his appeal of a restraining order in a lawsuit challenging the mandate of the mask. In a statement, Pritzker explained that Illinois will move forward to remove its school mask mandate after […]

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Arbitrator rules city’s COVID vaccination mandate for police can take effect, says Lightfoot – NBC Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on Wednesday that an arbitrator has ruled in favor of the city’s vaccination mandate for sworn members of the Chicago Police Department, saying she hopes the decision paves the way for more agents to get vaccinated against COVID. The Fraternal Order of Police had challenged the city’s mandate, but an […]

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Kenneth Miles of Chicago, Illinois Charged with Selling $6,300 of Heroin from Yolanda Talley’s Lexus – CONAN Daily

Kenneth Miles, 34, from Chicago, Illinois, USA, is a six-time convicted felon with an ongoing drug case. His girlfriend’s aunt Yolanda Talley49 years old, is the head of internal affairs of the Chicago Police Department. Around 2 p.m. on February 20, 2019, Miles was arrested in the Harrison district of Chicago. As a confidential informant, […]

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Loyola Chicago visits Illinois State after Williamson’s 27-point game

Loyola Chicago Ramblers (20-5, 11-4 MVC) at Illinois State Redbirds (11-16, 4-11 MVC) Normal, Ill.; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Loyola Chicago visits the Illinois State Redbirds after Lucas Williamson scored 27 points in Loyola Chicago’s 83-76 loss to the Drake Bulldogs. The Redbirds are 10-5 in home games. Illinois State is 5-12 against […]

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Chicago’s top cop stats show fewer carjackings, but arrests are also down: Data – NBC Chicago

For the second week in a row, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown held a press conference with suburban police chiefs to tout the success of a regional carjacking task force. Brown said carjackings are down 20% in the first two months of the year, but the data also shows the rate of arrests is also […]

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Art or vandalism? A look at graffiti in Chicago

CHICAGO — Art or vandalism? When it comes to graffiti, the law is clear about damaging property without consent, but that’s a risk some writers choose to take. Some graffiti artists who spoke with WGN News recently have gone from teenagers writing illegally on the streets to professional artists now presenting their work to the […]

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Thornton gas station standoff: Chicago man, 28, arrested

CHANNAHON, IL – Route 6 was closed to I-55, with a heavy police presence at the nearby Thornton gas station, just after 10 a.m. Sunday as Channahon police investigated a domestic violence incident which ended with the arrest of a 28 year old. Chicago man. By mid-morning, Channahon police arrested Keyjuan Parker and his charges […]

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Lincoln Park Coyote / Super Bowl / “Crazy” Backhoe Flight / Snacks

Looking for a connection in Chicago to cheer on when the LA Rams and Cincinnati Bengals face off in Super Bowl LVI Sunday? Mike Thomas, former DuSable High School player is a backup wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals. Two Rams players — including starting center Dave Edwardswho played quarterback for Downers Grove North High […]

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Two teenagers, including one wearing an ankle monitoring bracelet, charged with shooting death

Two teenagers, ages 15 and 16, have been arrested for allegedly shooting dead 15-year-old high school freshman Michael Brown in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Police say the 16-year-old, who was wearing an electronic ankle monitoring bracelet, exited a vehicle and fired several shots at Brown as he walked down the sidewalk. Police were […]

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Chicago’s debt of $43,100 per taxpayer, due to pension debt

Tax watchdog Truth in Accounting has again given Chicago an “F” grade, thanks to high debt due to unsustainable retirement costs. Solving the problem will require amending the Illinois Constitution. Chicago earned a failing grade again from Truth in Accounting in their latest Financial state of citiesreport thanks to more than $38 billion in debt […]

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RNC censorship of Adam Kinzinger, Liz Cheney could backfire on Illinois Republicans

WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee’s censorship of Reps. Adam Kinzinger and Liz Cheney — backed by the two Illinois members of the RNC — has the potential to cause far more political trouble for GOP candidates in Illinois than for Republicans. whom the party punished for joining the January 6 committee. What happened: On […]

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Downstate judge issues order against mask mandate for Illinois schools; Calls from Governor Pritzker’s Office – CBS Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (CBS) – A downstate judge has granted a temporary restraining order in favor of a group that sued to end COVID-19 mask mandates in public school districts in Illinois. Sangamon County Judge Raylene DeWitte Grischow’s ruling was released at 4:45 p.m. Friday. In addition to ruling in favor of those tough school mask […]

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Chicago crime: Cook County, Illinois jury convicts Brian Peck of Elgin IL after disposing of remains in Lincoln Park, Lake Michigan

COOK COUNTY, Ill. — A suburban Chicago man was convicted of the 2017 murder and dismemberment of his mother, whose partial remains were found in a Chicago lagoon. The video in the player above is from a previous report. A Cook County jury deliberated about 2 hours on Tuesday before convicting Elgin’s Brian Peck of […]

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Illinois needs equal parenting time law to protect fathers’ rights

In 2017, a bill was introduced in the Illinois House of Representatives that would give mothers and fathers the presumption of equal parenting time. The bill eventually died. Now, five years later, it’s more necessary than ever. Here’s why: Over the past two years, the pandemic has wreaked havoc on society. Social services and programs […]

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Illinois Chicago Joins Missouri Valley Conference as 12th Member | national

(TNS) CHICAGO – The Missouri Valley Conference footprint will continue to include the Midwest’s largest market despite Loyola’s departure for the Atlantic-10. Illinois Chicago will be the 12th member of the MVC, the school and conference announced Wednesday. Illinois Chicago joins fellow newcomers Belmont and Murray State on July 1. For Valparaiso, this revives a […]

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Illinois coronavirus: ‘Exponential’ drop in cases after Omicron surge

Public health officials say Omicron’s resurgence in Illinois shows promising signs of an “exponential decline” nearly as dramatic as its meteoric rise, but its ill effects are still being felt across the state. The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 14,422 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday which lowered the seven-day average case positivity rate to […]

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Wind chill advisory in effect, wind chills drop well below freezing – CBS Chicago

By Albert Ramon and Mary Kay Kleist CHICAGO (CBS) — As the center of the Arctic air mass drifted overhead on Tuesday evening, temperatures fell below freezing in all areas, including the city. READ MORE: Many Chicago-area schools will close or move away on Wednesday due to extreme cold The National Weather Service issued a […]

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GenTech’s Fizzique® secures more retailers with Initial

Wheat Ridge, COLORADO, Jan. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GenTech Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: GTEH) (“GenTech” or the “Company”), (aka Supplement Group (USA) Inc.,) (www.gentechholdings.com) an emerging leader in functional food (www.sinfit.com) and Nutritional Supplement (www.americanmetabolix.com) marketplaces, received its first distribution order from a Midwest location of T&A Distribution for its rapidly expanding Fizzique® brand […]

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N95 masks will be distributed for free in Illinois starting next week. Here’s What You Need to Know – NBC Chicago

In an effort to curb the omicron variant COVID, which continues to actively spread nationwide, the Biden administration will make 400 million N95 masks freely available to US residents starting next week. Face coverings will be allocated from the government’s strategic national stockpile, which has more than 750 million highly protective masks. Here’s what you […]

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Illinois Driver Services facilities reopen Monday after COVID Surge shutdown – NBC Chicago

Illinois driver services facilities and departments of the Secretary of State will reopen for in-person transactions on Monday, officials said Thursday, after sites were closed across the state due to high cases of COVID-19. 19. Driver service facilities in Illinois have been closed since Jan. 3, although online services remained open on the Illinois Secretary […]

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An appreciation for the Chicago-based Izaak Walton League of America, which turned 100 last week.

For some of us, conservation and environmentalism are of biblical importance. So I understood what Michael Reinemer meant when I asked him if he had any pictures of the meeting in Chicago where the Izaak Walton League was formed 100 years ago on January 14, 1922. “We don’t have a photo of that 1922 meeting, […]

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Stefanovic, No. 4 Purdue Top No. 17 Illinois in doubles OT – NBC Chicago

Sasha Stefanovic scored 22 points, including a go-ahead 3 early in double overtime that sent No. 4 Purdue past No. 17 Illinois 96-88 on Monday. Illinois guards Andre Curbelo and Alfonso Plummer made baskets in the final seconds of regulation and the first overtime before the Boilermakers (15-2, 4-2 Big Ten) pulled away. Purdue had […]

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Discovery of newborn’s body prompts recall of Illinois baby shelter law – NBC Chicago

Chicago police are investigating after the body of a newborn baby was found in a duffel bag near a fire station on the city’s north side, authorities said. The remains of the male baby were found around 5 a.m. Saturday outside the Chicago Fire Station at North Orleans and West Hill streets. Larry Merritt, a […]

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Here’s the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press | Associated Press National News

UNDATED (AP) – The WNBA stars could be on the move with free agency set to begin this weekend. Teams can start talking to their own restricted and unrestricted free agents on Saturday. Offers cannot be officially announced before February 1. While there’s unlikely to be a big deal like Candace Parker deciding to return […]

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How many 2022 draft picks do the Chicago Bears have?

Wondering about a player, past game or other issue involving the Bears? Lead Writer Larry Mayer answers a variety of questions from fans about ChicagoBears.com. How many picks do the Bears have in the 2022 NFL Draft?Michael G.Georgia The Bears have five picks in the 2022 draft: their own picks in Rounds 2, 3, 5 […]

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Chicago Ranked Again as Best City in US for Bed Bugs – NBC Chicago

Chicago has claimed first place on Orkin’s 50 Best Bed Bug Cities list for the second year in a row, the pest control company said on Monday. The company compiled the list based on data from the metropolitan areas where it performed the most bedbug treatments from December 1, 2020 through November 30, 2021, according […]

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Chicago Police Investigate If Burglars Burgled Stores Then Dumped Cash Register Near Governor’s Home

[ad_1] Chicago Police are investigating a possible link between burglaries in several stores and a cash register that was thrown on the block where Illinois Governor JB Pritzker lives. In a story first reported by CWB Chicago, a group of burglars broke into a liquor store at around 4:10 a.m. Thursday morning before robbing a […]

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Chicago Area As “Near Bleach” Conditions Expected – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Weather officials are urging residents to avoid unnecessary travel to rural and open areas on Wednesday morning as near whiteout conditions are expected due to gusty winds and blowing snow. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for most of northern Illinois and parts of northwest Indiana, as wind gusts greater […]

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Mary Powell obituary (1932 – 2021) – Skokie, IL

[ad_1] Mary Chace Powell (Midge), 89, passed away peacefully on December 18, 2021 surrounded by her family. She will be sadly missed by her 64-year-old husband William L. Powell, her children Mary (Timothy), Bill (Jennifer) and Sally (Wilbert) and her eight grandchildren: Richie (Arica), Stephen and Mary Adelaide Nelson; Pamela, Nina and Sam Powell; and […]

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Taking a Step Back: US Colleges Return to Online Courses | Illinois News

[ad_1] By COLLIN Binkley, AP Educational Writer As COVID-19 cases increase as students head home from winter vacation, dozens of colleges across the US are putting classes back online for at least the first week or so of the semester – and some are warning that it could spread for longer if the wave of […]

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Illinois to align with new CDC guidelines for quarantine and isolation – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The Illinois Department of Health has said it will adopt the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s revised guidance on isolation and quarantine for COVID. The CDC’s action has halved the recommended isolation time for Americans infected with the coronavirus but not showing any symptoms. The CDC has also shortened the time it takes […]

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Fallen Chicago Firefighter / EMT MaShawn Plummer Service Package

[ad_1] CHICAGO – The funeral has been set for Chicago Fire / EMT MaShawn Plummer, who died days after being seriously injured fighting a blaze in the city’s northwest. The 30-year-old firefighter was battling a “gale-force” fire in the Belmont-Central neighborhood on December 16, in the basement of a two-story apartment building in the 3100 […]

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Margaret Mason obituary (2021) – Skokie, Illinois

[ad_1] Margaret ‘Peggy’ Krasberg Mason, 82, a loving mother and wife and devoted disciple of Jesus, died on December 18. Peggy has spent much of her life loving and caring for her family, friends and those in need. Her faith in Jesus was beautiful and strong; she was at the heart of his life and […]

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1 11-year-old boy killed among 8 injured in Chicago Christmas Eve shootings – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] One person was killed and an 11-year-old boy among seven injured in shootings in Chicago on Friday. A 27-year-old man was shot and killed in West Pullman, in the far south. At around 3 p.m., he was in an alleyway on the 12000 block of South Wallace Street when someone shot him repeatedly, Chicago […]

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Illinois State Police remind drivers to ‘pass’ Scott’s Law Day

[ad_1] CHICAGO – Thursday is Scott’s Law Day, and Illinois State Police are reminding residents to “move on.” The Scott Law, also known as the Move Over Law, was implemented in 2002 after the death of Lt. Scott Gillen of the Chicago Fire Department. He was struck and killed on December 23, 2000 by a […]

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New record-breaking case, Chicago mayor to make big announcement – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The mayor of Chicago is set to make a “major announcement” in a COVID speech for the city on Tuesday. The announcement comes as cases rise in the city and state, with Illinois hitting a new daily high of 2021 cases this week. Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic in […]

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As COVID cases rise and Omicron Looms, Illinois medical workers voice frustration – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] As Illinois hospitals face further surge in COVID patient numbers and with the threat of the omicron variant looming, exhausted healthcare workers urge the public to take reasonable precautions as the season continues. vacation speeds up. “It’s hard when I read what I wrote eight months after the pandemic started, and now we are […]

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Grants to Help Preserve Historic Illinois Structures

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) – A nearly 100-year-old Chicago church and a southern Illinois structure that was once part of the Underground Railroad are among projects receiving grants to help generate interest and support for preservation projects. Illinois landmarks announced awards totaling $ 35,000 for 14 projects in historic and significant places across the state. Grants […]

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Almost 300 laws come into effect on January 1 – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Nearly 300 new laws will come into effect in Illinois at the start of the new year. According to Democratic and Republican lawmakers, the laws include everything from excused mental health days for students to a minimum wage hike, optional college entrance tests, new official holidays, reform criminal justice, etc. Here are a few […]

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Chicago marks one year since first dose of COVID vaccine was administered – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] NOTE: NBC Chicago will host a live webcast of the Department of Health press conference starting at 11:30 am. Watch live in the player above. Wednesday marked a year since Chicago’s first residents received their first doses of the coronavirus vaccine. It was a scene that many remember very well. Five health workers sit […]

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Wrigleyville’s rowdy Christmas bar crawl returns after pandemic hiatus

[ad_1] Christmas marketing ideas for bars can separate any bar from its competition. One of the busiest times of the year for bars, it’s imperative festive marketing PaydayPot Christmas is one of the most wonderful times of the year and the air is filled with joy. If you take a walk down the street, you’re […]

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Chicago News: Missing dog lost in Lansing, Ill. Reunited with family with help from Munster, Indiana police department

[ad_1] LANSING, Ill. (WLS) – A dog lost in the Chicago area during a move has been reunited with his family. A family lost their dog, Sandy, in Lansing as they moved from Nebraska to Massachusetts. While devastated, they had to leave town without their beloved Sandy. But a group of dog lovers stepped in […]

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State Representative Delia Ramirez launches congressional candidacy in heavily Hispanic district of Illinois

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – State Representative Delia Ramirez, D-Chicago, launched a congressional candidacy on Wednesday, setting up a Democratic primary in a new district created to amplify the voting power of Hispanics. “I have a proven track record in building strong and diverse coalitions and this campaign will reflect the people and priorities of the communities […]

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Who is Joanna Lopez, Missing Chicago 1989 Case Details

[ad_1] Who is Joanna Lopez, Missing Chicago 1989 Case details: Today we are going to talk about a case of disappearance in 1989. Yes, you read that there is a case of disappearance of a woman whose name is Joanna Lopez who went missing from Chicago, Illinois. However, it was a mysterious matter that was […]

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Can you drink alcohol after receiving the COVID booster? Here’s What A Doctor Says – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Can you drink alcohol after being vaccinated against the coronavirus? Patients are asking whether or not they can consume alcoholic beverages after receiving their COVID-19 vaccine since the start of the pandemic. The answer, according to an Illinois doctor from Cook County Health, is yes, but there is a catch. “That’s a great question. […]

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How to Fix Illinois Crime Victim Compensation Program

[ad_1] There is a phrase that survivors and advocates of gun violence often use: “Hurt people, hurt people. This cyclical dynamic has repeated itself time and time again in the streets of Chicago, where we see historically disadvantaged communities ravaged by gun violence. As healthcare providers, survivors, activists, and organizations faced with the harsh realities […]

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Illinois COVID Update Today: IT Reports 5,714 Cases, 23 Deaths; Chicago doctors track down omicron variant

[ad_1] CHICAGO (WLS) – Illinois public health officials on Tuesday reported 5,714 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 and 23 related deaths. There have been 1,809,875 cases of COVID in total, including 26,414 deaths in the state since the start of the pandemic. The statewide seven-day test positivity rate from November 24 to 39 […]

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Delivery driver, his family hijacked by a gun in Ford Heights – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Police in suburban Cook County are looking for two men who allegedly hijacked a car delivery driver and forced his mother and daughter out of a vehicle at gunpoint. The incident happened Saturday night in Ford Heights, Cook County Sheriff’s Police said. Authorities say the 46-year-old, who drove a car with her 11-year-old daughter […]

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AEW Rampage # 16 Chicago, Illinois, USA Results and Report from November 26, 2021 (including videos and voting)

[ad_1] November 27, 2021 What: All elite wrestlers Loading … All Elite Wrestling “Rampage # 16” (Recordings: “Dynamite” am 24.11.2021)Ort: Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois, United StatesFirst Air Date: November 26, 2021Spectators: 7,030 It’s Friday night and you know what that means! The commentary team – consisting of Excalibur, Chris Jericho, Taz and FTW champion […]

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The Northwest Daily | Football: Northwestern players prepare to take on Illinois and fandom of friends and family

[ad_1] Soccer College football’s most historic rivalries are based on hate, like the Iron Bowl between Alabama and Auburn and The Game between Michigan and Ohio State. Not so much with the Northwest and Illinois. “For me personally, it’s fun,” said second-year tackle Peter Skoronski, from Park Ridge, Ill.. “A bunch of my friends go […]

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Fairbury is doing well during pandemic thanks to local food, Chicago markets | Business

[ad_1] FAIRBURY – You’ll see ‘help wanted’ signs in Fairbury like most other places in 2021. The owners of a restaurant here have closed and reopened during the pandemic with staff issues. But here you see more optimism than in most rural communities. Connecting with food producers in surrounding areas has helped this community thrive […]

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An opening day for Illinois deer gun season, made even more special by the partial lunar eclipse of the previous hours, with a new hunter in the Des Plaines Fishing and Wildlife Area.

[ad_1] From Edwards County, Gary Bloom messaged Thursday, “Hope you go deer hunting. I’m here now, spotted last night, some today. The heat is on. I saw four males chasing a doe; then one with three done. The Buck ratio is higher than the doe. [Friday] will say. It’s gonna be a cold 24 morning […]

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Five U of A music students advance to NATS conference finals

[ad_1] University of Arkansas From left to right: Juan Garcia, Associate Professor Moon-Sook Park, Tori Rudolph, Gloria Deveraux, Caroline Kulas, Assistant Professor Lenora Green-Turner, Markell Cox, Instructor Lauren Clare. On November 12 and 13, a delegation of five voice majors represented the U of A at the 46th conference of the National Association of Teachers […]

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THE ILLINOIS LOTTERY LAUNCHES FAST PLAY® ONLINE

[ad_1] The wait is over. As of Monday, November 15, 2021, the Illinois Lotterythe popular retail draw game of Quick play® is available online. Players statewide can now play and win with the quick and easy draw game anytime, anywhere through the Illinois Lottery website and mobile app. Introduced in September 2020, the Fast Play […]

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Becca Gadiel ’22 chosen as Lincoln laureate

[ad_1] Knox College student Becca Gadiel ’22 has been named the 2021-2022 Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Fellow, an honor that recognizes outstanding graduate students in Illinois. Gadiel, originally from New Buffalo, Michigan, and Chicago, Illinois, is majoring in psychology and a minor in philosophy and social services. In first year, she won the Proctor […]

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Xfinity Responds After Massive Comcast Outages Reported In Chicago, Illinois Area – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] About three hours after Comcast Xfinity customers in Illinois, Indiana and the Chicago area reported widespread internet outages, Xfinity responded on Twitter, saying a network issue was to blame. “Some customers experience intermittent service interruptions due to a network problem”, @XfinitySupport tweeted just after 10 a.m. “Our teams are actively working to bring affected […]

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Patty Steals “Being Blago” / Konkol / “Ignorant” McTweets / Chance

[ad_1] There is a quiet battle in federal court over who should decide the fate of vaccination warrants that didn’t make a lot of headlines. Lawyers representing Chicago and the rest of Cook County have filed objections to U.S. District Court Judge John Robert BlakeyThe suggestion all lawsuits targeting mandatory jab policies should be reassigned […]

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Illinois REALTORS® Study Shows ‘Substantial’ Racial Disparity in Mortgage Applications

[ad_1] New study by Illinois REALTORS® highlights how breed contributes to loan refusals. After reviewing millions of mortgage applications, a “substantial disparity” was found in the rejection rates of African-American applicants versus white applicants – for every year of data. In Illinois, African Americans are twice as likely to have their mortgages turned down because […]

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A CPS teenager among the Illinois youth delegation walks to the 26th United Nations Climate Summit in Glasgow

[ad_1] When Mather High School, Khan Ali, arrives at the 26th United Nations Climate Summit in Glasgow on Sunday, he will represent all of Chicago’s public school youth in the global conversation on climate change. “I feel excited and nervous. So much to do in such a short time, ”said Ali, 19, of West Ridge, […]

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Chicago Man Convicted of Financial Institution Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft | USAO-CDIL

[ad_1] PEORIA, Ill. –A federal jury returned guilty verdicts against Christopher Simmons, 40, of Chicago, Illinois, on October 26, 2021, on three counts of financial institution fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft. Simmons’ sentencing is scheduled for February 24, 2022 at the U.S. courthouse in Peoria, Illinois. During two days of testimony, the […]

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Illinois State University student Jelani Day ruled to be drowned – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] OTTAWA, Illinois (CBS) – The LaSalle County Coroner’s Office announced Monday that the death of Illinois State University student Jelani Day was drowning. Day’s body was discovered in the Illinois River in September, more than a week after he went missing. READ MORE: Chicago Police Union President Urges Aldermen To Repeal Mayor’s Vaccination Mandate […]

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DPC Vaccinations, Chicago Mask Warrant, Colin Powell – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The booster injections received a big update Thursday from the Centers for Disease Control Prevention, but who will be eligible and when? Meanwhile, for those looking to get fully immunized before the holidays, deadlines are approaching, according to Chicago’s top doctor. Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic in Illinois today: […]

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2 Chicago cops shot dead in suburb of Lyon after accidentally discharging officer’s gun – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] According to authorities, two Chicago police officers were shot dead in the Lyon suburbs after another officer’s gun accidentally discharged while trying to apprehend a suspect. According to the Chicago Police Superintendent. David Brown, a license plate reader on DuSable Lake Shore Drive raised an alert Wednesday evening. This reader has identified a vehicle […]

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Remapping battle: New congressional map upsets GOP and some Democrats | Chicago News

[ad_1] Despite holding all the power, lawmakers in Democratic states are being pushed to both sides of the aisle for the new Congress card that cuts the number of Republican House members from five to three. Democrats control the development of the new congressional map because they have a qualified majority in the State House, […]

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2 Illinois universities ranked in America’s 15 best colleges – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Two Chicago-area universities were ranked among the top 15 colleges in the United States, according to a recently released report. The 2022 list of the best colleges in America, of the Niche ranking and review site, ranked Northwestern University at No.14, with the University of Chicago following just behind at No.15. A third school […]

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Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears FREE LIVE BROADCAST (10/17/21): Watch NFL, Week 6 online | Time, television, channel

[ad_1] The Chicago Bear (3-2), led by the quarterback Justin Champs, facing Green Bay Packers (4-1), led by the quarterback Aaron Rodgers, in Week 6 of the NFL Regular Season on Sunday, October 17, 2021 (10/17/21) at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. Local fans can watch the game for free via a trial fuboTV. Non-market […]

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“Trying to catch up”: After loss of Arlington, big bets are placed on future of Illinois horse racing

[ad_1] through: Andrew Schroedter, Ben Bradley Posted: Oct 14, 2021 / 10:00 PM CDT / Update: Oct 14, 2021 / 10:01 PM CDT ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Illinois – For decades, Arlington International Racecourse has been the crown jewel of auto racing in Illinois. But its owner Churchill Downs Inc. did not ask for future race dates […]

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Sheppard Mullin Adds Corporate Healthcare Partner in Chicago | Illinois

[ad_1] CHICAGO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021– Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that Sara Helene Shanti has joined the firm’s corporate practice group and healthcare team as a partner in the Chicago office. Shanti is from Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP. “Sara is the seventh lateral healthcare […]

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Press release | Press releases | Writing

[ad_1] 08.10.21 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today announced they will begin accepting nominations persons interested in serving as a judge of the Federal District Court in the Northern District of the Eastern Division of Illinois. Senators will be […]

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Biden announces vaccine obligations for large companies during trip to Chicago

[ad_1] US President Joe Biden will travel to Chicago on Thursday to meet there. United AirlinesAccording to the White House, CEOs and local Democratic leaders are promoting its decision to impose Covid-19 vaccine obligations on employees of large companies. Last month, Byden ordered all federal workers and contractors to be vaccinated, with a few exceptions, […]

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After Illinois eviction ban ends, all eyes on rental financial assistance are available – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] This week marks a pivotal moment in the pandemic for Illinois housing providers and their tenants: a nearly 18-month state ban on evictions has ended. The moratorium on evictions was officially lifted on October 4, a date some say would bring a flood of landlords and tenants to court. So far, there is no […]

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Here are the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press | National News from the Associated Press

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) – The Chicago White Sox have a rare opportunity to capture the limelight and expand their fan base in a city where they are often overshadowed by their neighbors a few miles north. They are making the playoffs for the second year in a row, a first for the American League charter […]

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Expert says don’t panic, but watch how emergency aid is allocated – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) – Illinois’ moratorium on evictions officially ended on Sunday, after COVID-19 prevented tenants from being evicted for several months. As CBS 2’s Steven Graves reported, that means authorities can now carry out physical evictions. READ MORE: Woman died after SUV was hit by car from which someone was firing a gun in […]

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Richard McCallister Obituary (2021) – Chicago, Illinois

[ad_1] Richard A. McCallister. Beloved husband of Trina, née Gordon; father of Mark (Sue) McCallister and Todd (Barbara) McCallister; grandfather of four children; beloved brother of the late Sally (late David) Edwards and of the late Ward (Bobbe) McCallister; beloved uncle of Jane (Joe) Banser; dear great-uncle of Brian (Bridget) Banser and Jack (Sarah) Banser; […]

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What Illinois Facilities Convert to Dating – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Appointments are now required at many Illinois Secretary of State facilities in the Chicago area for multiple transactions, including driver’s license and state ID card services. ‘Illinois. It’s part of the plan to tackle the “high volume of customers” at facilities due to the coronavirus pandemic, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White said. “Appointments […]

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Bear optimistic about Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] Chicago (CBS) – The Musical Chair is the name of this week’s Bears quarterback against the Lions. Matt Nagy calls it Sunday’s game time determination. CBS2’s Matt Zahn where the team stands in the center. Read more: ‘It hurts to lose him’: mother of FAI soldier Gerald Mason opens up about his death Andy […]

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Illinois State Police increase patrols amid increase in Chicago freeway shootings

[ad_1] Illinois State Police increase patrols amid rising Chicago freeway shootings FOX 32’s Joanie Lum reports … CHICAGO – Illinois State Soldiers come from statewide to Chicago to be highly visible on area freeways to respond and prevent gunfire. The numbers are alarming: 52 highway shootings were reported in 2019, 128 in 2020 and 185 […]

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Illinois State Police to saturate patrols following Chicago-area highway shootings; Data shows very few arrests are made in such cases

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) – Overnight, three highway shootings were reported in northern Illinois over a four-hour period, including two within the city limits of Chicago. It all comes after two men were also killed earlier this week on the Stevenson Freeway. READ MORE: ‘A war zone’: witnesses describe Fulton River district after mass shooting Late […]

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Board of directors fires director who hired activist in ‘rape email’ – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The director of a state council who in early 2020 was forced to terminate a contract with a Democratic activist after his name surfaced in alleged government cover-ups involving rape and illegal employment by the The state was removed from office. The Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Council voted to fire executive director […]

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Bedbugs are starting to infiltrate Illinois homes. Here’s How To Get Rid Of It Properly – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Bedbugs have already started to infiltrate the homes of Illinois residents and will likely continue until late fall, according to area nature experts. So how do you dispose of them properly without letting out a foul odor? Illinois’ new brown marbled bugs only emit a putrid smell when threatened, according to Kelly Allsup, a […]

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President Biden’s trip to Chicago postponed as negotiations continue on key legislation – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] President Joe Biden’s planned trip to Chicago has been postponed and will be rescheduled, a White House official confirmed to NBC News. NBC 5 political reporter Mary Ann Ahern reported the story Tuesday afternoon, citing a source with knowledge of the president’s plans. The president was due to visit the city on Wednesday to […]

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Texas abortion law prompts Chicago lawmaker to push bill to allow civil lawsuits against illegal gun sellers

[ad_1] Gun violence cost Brenda Mitchell her son, brother, several close friends and two godchildren. The deaths prompted the woman from a southern suburb of University Park to work with Purpose Over Pain, Father Michael Pfleger and other activists to fight gun trafficking, straw buying and seek other avenues. to “help stop the bleeding”. “Unfortunately […]

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Despite supply chain issues, demand from truck drivers is “stronger than ever” – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] Chicago (CBS) –They call them LA traffic congestion in the Pacific sea lanes. Freighters are stranded at sea because there are not enough truck drivers to unload goods from Asia. Read more: Shot of 8 year old boy killed while playing on Markham front pocket As CBS2’s Chris Tye reports, it will put pressure […]

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Amtrak, Montana derailment: After Illinois man Zach Schneider identified as victim, authorities investigate cause of fatal crash in Joplin, MT

[ad_1] JOPLIN, Mont. – One of three people killed Saturday afternoon when an Amtrak train from Seattle to Chicago derailed in north-central Montana has been identified. Family members identified him as Zach Schneider of Fairview Heights, Illinois, just across the border from St. Louis. They told ABC News that Schneider was a huge Green Bay […]

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College of American Pathologists Honors 31 Fellows / Residents at CAP21 Annual Meeting

[ad_1] CHICAGO–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the world’s largest organization for physicians who diagnose and study disease, recognized several of its members for their contributions to pathology and laboratory medicine at CAP21 ” Advancing Medicine Today & Tomorrow ”. Meeting attendees had the option of attending either virtually or in person […]

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Kim Clijsters knows her opponent in Chicago, so opens up to my husband’s partner Elise Mertens

[ad_1] This will be Clijsters’ fourth game since his return in February 2020. The previous game dates back over a year. At the 2020 US Open, she lost 3-6, 7-5, 6-1 in the first round to Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova (WTA-34). She had already lost in Dubai 6-2 7-6 (8/6) against Spain’s Garbine Muguruza (WTA-9) and […]

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Chicago suburbs to pay ex-cop $ 275,000 in discrimination lawsuit | Illinois News

[ad_1] ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) – A Chicago suburb will pay $ 275,000 to a former police officer who claims his colleagues discriminated against him because of his Assyrian and Iraqi origins. Anfiny J. Eshoo sued the village of Arlington Heights last year, saying he had been the subject of repeated and ongoing comments about […]

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Body found in Illinois River has been confirmed missing Illinois State University student Jelani Day; Police call death “very suspicious”

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) – A body found in the Illinois River near Peru earlier this month has been identified as Illinois State University student Jelani Day, missing since late August, and police say his death was “very suspicious”. On September 4, researchers found a body in the Illinois River near the Highway 251 bridge in […]

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Jason Heyward (concussion) of Cubs ‘doubtful’ to return this season – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Heyward (concussion) “doubtful” to return this season originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Outfielder Jason Heyward, is unlikely to return to the Bear cubs this season due to a concussion, according to manager David Ross. “In my mind to talk to her and start counting down the days to try to get back, the […]

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Coronavirus measurements in each of Illinois’ 11 health care regions – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Illinois healthcare region that saw all of its intensive care unit beds fill up with patients last week has made progress in reducing overall hospitalizations, but availability of intensive care beds remains low amid a stubborn increase in COVID cases. According to the latest data from the Illinois Department of Public Health, Region 5, […]

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City cites five companies violating state’s inner mask mandate – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] Chicago (CBS) – City officials cited five companies over the weekend for violating state obligations for indoor masks and cautioned another facility. Chicago’s Department of Commerce and Consumer Protection conducted 39 investigations over the weekend to confirm that businesses are complying with state requirements for wearing masks in indoor public spaces. Read more: A […]

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Illinois Takes Milestone in COVID Vaccinations; Here’s how other Midwestern states stack up – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The state of Illinois has taken a major milestone in its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, with more than 80% of adult residents having received at least one dose of the vaccine. As of Monday, 80.4% of Illinois adults aged 18 and older had received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. That number represents […]

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Illinois proves to be a popular route for American White Pelicans – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Some sort of bird that not so long ago was so rare in Illinois that people have traveled for hours just to spot one that has recently made its way through the Chicago area. 30-pound snow-white birds called American White Pelicans currently make their semi-annual migration through Illinois. It’s a journey that means hundreds […]

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Illinois AG Forms Task Force to Combat Organized Theft in Retail – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The Illinois attorney general’s office has announced a new effort to tackle organized retail crime, an issue that a national business organization says causes $ 45 billion in losses each year. Attorney General Kwame Raoul said his office has launched a task force with law enforcement, federal agencies, including the Department of Homeland Security, […]

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Dominic Kosteris teaches Chicago investors the art of BRRRR

[ad_1] CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, UNITED STATES, September 18, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Investing in real estate always comes with a certain risk. However, the payouts can also be very large if the investor has the know-how and the right timing. Investing in homes with the intention of flipping them can have great profit potential, although the expense […]

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Chicago Events This Weekend: Anticipate the traffic through the city amid festivals, concerts and more

[ad_1] CHICAGO (WLS) – The weekend is expected to be busy as Chicago goes out to enjoy the last weekend of summer. From concerts to sporting events and art festivals, city officials are asking people to anticipate traffic and report any suspicious activity. Part of Florida’s Lorie Bonett’s plan is to spend time with her […]

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COVID home test questions, outbreak cancels trip home – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] What is happening with the home COVID tests that many go through and how are they reported? According to Chicago’s top doctor, many don’t. Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic in Illinois today: Most home COVID tests go unreported to Department of Health, Chicago top doc says Most home COVID-19 […]

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The Illinois Department of Natural Resources today released details of the fall trout season, which is scheduled to open Oct. 16; the first version with capture and release will open on a few sites on October 2.

[ad_1] Illinois’ fall trout season kicks off on October 16. The first season of capture and release will begin on October 2 at a few selected sites. Here are the details from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (it looks like those in our area, home to forest reserves, were included in the list of […]

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Illinois sees an almost 50% drop in weekly jobless claims; Over 8,000 filed last week – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) – More than 8,000 new jobless claims were filed in Illinois last week, about half of the total filed a week earlier. A total of 8,089 new compensation claims were filed statewide in the week of September 6, according to the Illinois Department of Job Security, down 48% from the week previous, […]