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CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police spokesman say there is "no credible threat" of any attack to the city's public transportation but after a pipe bomb exploded in New York, the department is deploying more officers to train stations and other transportation centers as a precaution...
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois University trustees have again voted to freeze tuition and lower fees for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year. The (DeKalb) Daily-Chronicle reports that the school's Board of Trustees voted last week. Tuition at the school has been the same...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Jack Clarke, the longtime publisher of The (Springfield) State Journal-Register and its predecessors until he retired in 1996, has died. He was 83. The State Journal-Register reports that Clarke died of cancer on Saturday in Naples, Florida. Clarke born...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department says all patrol officers are now equipped with body cameras. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said Sunday the city reached its goal to provide the cameras to more than 7,000 officers one year earlier than...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department says all patrol officers are now equipped with body cameras. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said Sunday the city reached its goal to provide the cameras to more than 7,000 officers one year earlier than...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A government panel is scheduled for a briefing on a recent agreement between Michigan officials and the company that operates twin oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac. The Michigan Pipeline Safety Advisory Board will discuss the deal during its...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the debut of bitcoin futures trading (all times local): 01:30 a.m. Bitcoin futures have advanced further in overnight trading. At 1:30 a.m. central time (0730 GMT) the futures contract that expires in January was trading at $18,590. It opened at 5 p...
NEW YORK (AP) — Some men see a simple strategy for stemming sexual misconduct at work: Just avoid one-on-one interactions with women. The idea has gained new currency after an avalanche of allegations against influential men in entertainment, media and politics this fall. But...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the debut of bitcoin futures trading (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Bitcoin futures are spiking in their first hours of trading. Trading in the first-ever bitcoin futures began at 5 p.m. central time. At 9:15 CST, the futures contract that expires in...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Federal prosecutors allege a Turkish businessman helped illegally route Wisconsin-made outboard...
CHICAGO (AP) — A defense attorney for a former Chicago area school superintendent facing federal fraud charges...
NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer...
NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New Yorker magazine said Monday it has cut ties with well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New Yorker magazine said Monday it has cut ties with well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza...