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Best Places In America To Spend Thanksgiving Weekend

Instead of gathering at someone’s home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.

11/13/2014

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Best US Travel Destinations For You And Your Pet

Here’s a look at five of the best pet-friendly travel destinations in the U.S.

11/07/2014

Sen Dick Durbin (D-IL) makes his comments at the Jefferson Jackson dinner in St. Louis on June 7, 2014. The Jefferson Jackson dinner is a yearly gathering of the state's democratic party. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sen. Durbin: Foreclosure Crisis Still Lingering

Democrat serves up East St. Louis as model city devastated by housing market collapse.

11/02/2014

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America’s Best Fall Break Destinations For College Students

Take a break from your college studies with a mini-vacation this fall at one of these top destinations for college students.

10/21/2014

Stranded passengers wait for flights at O'Hare International Airport on September 27, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  O'Hare was forced to cancel more than 1,500 fights yesterday and more than 600 today after a contract worker sabotaged a suburban air traffic control center yesterday morning.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Durbin Calls For Probe Into Chicago Air Control Fire

U.S. Senator from Illinois wants to know if there was a security breach that led to crippling of two airports

09/28/2014

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Flights Diverted to St. Louis After Fire at Chicago Control Center

A fire at the FAA Air Traffic Center near Chicago is forcing some Chicago-bound flights to stop in St. Louis.

09/26/2014

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Illinois Celebrating Delicious Destinations

First to be recognized is a suburban Chicago hot dog stand, but nominees welcome from throughout state

09/25/2014

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Best Museums In The USA

America has many of the world’s greatest museums, some of which are free.

09/25/2014

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Chicago Mayor Lobbying for State to Ease Up on Certain Drug Offenses

The mayor and police superintendent in Chicago are sounding like crusaders for decriminalization of narcotics.

09/24/2014

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‘David Bowie Is’ Exhibit Brings True ‘Sound and Vision’ Experience to Chicago

Ready for an immersive experience? The retrospective “David Bowie Is” opens today in Chicago, and it’s a mind-blowing examination of one of the modern musical era’s most fascinating creative minds.

09/23/2014

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