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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the nation about normalizing diplomatic relations the Cuba in the Cabinet Room of the White House on December 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama announced plans to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba, over 50 years after they were severed in January 1961. In a prisoner exchange, U.S. contractor Alan Gross was freed after being held in Cuba since 2009 and sent to Cuba three Cuban spies who had imprisoned in the U.S. since 2001.  (Photo by Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images)

Report: Obama Picks Chicago For Presidential Library

University of Hawaii and Columbia University were also considered

04/30/2015

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Study: People With Poor Smell More Likely To Die Within 5 Years

According to a new study out of the University of Chicago, a fading sense of smell in older Americans may be the biggest predictor of impending death.

10/05/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

Illinois Capitol

Ill. Gov. Candidates Debate Hot-Button Issues

Ill. Republican Candidates for governor were challenged with hot-button issues during a recent debate Tuesday night.

03/05/2014

Max Schindler

St. Louis High School Senior Receives Top Honor

Max Schindler of Ladue Horton Watkins High School was named the National Player of the Year for quiz bowl.

06/19/2013

Dream Act 3

No Job Guarantee Under Ill. Dream Act

Roberto Gonzales, a professor in the School of Social Service Administration says, “many of them end up in jobs in restaurants, some working in factories, some doing landscaping.”

08/08/2011

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