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Joliet :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-02-13 12:18:40 -0800 | odd-news

During this time of economic upheaval, times have been hard for the elderly. Rising inflation coupled with near zero-percent interest rates have decimated pensions to the point that many of the elderly are not financially prepared to retire. Some of...
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Breaking News: 'Miracle' no one died for derailment
Posted by: rsa76

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-27 15:35:17 -0700 | odd-news

CHICAGO - The crash of a Metro train derailed Chicago and ascended the stairs of the station in one of the busiest airports in the world could have been much worse and deadly if it had not happened at the...
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Breaking News: Polar vortex? No, the only time the Midwest cooler
Posted by: aneela_khan

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-15 08:32:19 -0700 | odd-news

Extremely cold weather arrives next week in the Midwest and as far south as Arkansas and Oklahoma. There is, however, the second coming of the polar vortex, a phrase from the Chicago office of the National Weather Service on Twitter...
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Posted by: rawaha

Batavia :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-03 11:24:20 -0800 | odd-news

In its efforts to discover a domestic terror suspect wearing a fugitive decade, the FBI began posting his picture on Friday on billboards across The united states . Photograph of San Diego will even be placed on billboards in Oregon...
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Breaking News: Couple accused of stealing is 7,000,000 in stores
Posted by: neelamnaz47

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-11 15:23:06 -0700 | odd-news

Parents family in a suburb of Chicago is accused of embezzling $ 7 million in merchandise from stores in different states over ten years in prison , and his research has been done , because they could hide , determined...
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Posted by: rsa76

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-02-26 19:38:51 -0800 | odd-news

CHICAGO - George Lucas and his wife, Mellody Hobson, donated $ 25 million to a prestigious private school in South Chicago. AP The University of Chicago said Tuesday that the contribution of George Lucas Family Foundation will help fund a...
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Breaking News: 14-year-old girl accused of killing in Chicago
Posted by: Carlaoram

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-05-04 19:45:59 -0700 | odd-news

14-year-old accused in the murder of another minor shots originally attempted to open fire on a group of young, but was unsuccessful, but after someone installed a gun so she could shoot, the Prosecutor's Office said on Tuesday. That part...
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Breaking News: Chicago goes fishing for Asian carp in the troubled waters of Lake Michigan
Posted by: prabirghose

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-02-19 06:02:42 -0800 | odd-news

The US city of Chicago is literally forced to fish in the troubled waters of Lake Michigan and other Great Lakes of North America - the mission is to eradicate the menace of Asian carp. These Asian carps had been...
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Breaking News: Gun sock and kills woman
Posted by: Jean54

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-08 01:43:51 -0800 | odd-news

The woman who worked in the store used goods Chicago died when the gun was used in the garment of the sock and shot , impactandola chest. Chicago Police said Carmen Dominguez , 54, and a colleague were considering donated...
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Breaking News: There could be more migrant children in Illinois
Posted by: rsa76

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-28 11:51:52 -0700 | odd-news

CHICAGO - Recent data released by the federal government may reflect only a fraction of how many unaccompanied children detained in the southern U.S. border are in Illinois, as state authorities say hundreds more could be in hostels. AP In...
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Breaking News: Caucasian man slaps and spits on African-American judge for smoking near him
Posted by: RuthManuelLogan

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-19 07:46:03 -0700 | odd-news

Caucasian Chicago resident David Nicosia (pictured) was arrested and charged with four counts of aggravated assault battery and a hate crime when he allegedly slapped, spit on and brazenly yelled at 79-year-old African-American judge Arnette Hubbard (pictured) that her smoking...
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Posted by: Adrian Holman

East Moline :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-04-04 20:31:25 -0700 | odd-news

Over the past week, people around the world played clever pranks upon one another in honor of April Fools' Day on April 1. However, there are always some sick bastards that take the jokes too far by purposely looking to...
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Breaking News: Have gun, will shoot – teenagers shot at in a Chicago laundromat
Posted by: prabirghose

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-06-03 07:50:36 -0700 | odd-news

Another case of indiscriminate shooting has been reported from a Chicago laundromat, the bottom line seems to be ‘have gun, will shoot’ – a total of seven people have been injured in the shooting and two of them were teenagers....
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Posted by: Jonalyn26

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-07 08:11:47 -0700 | odd-news

Violent line of storms late Monday brought warning of a tornado, torrential rains and high gusts of wind, providing a grim CODA to the evening, in which the area of Chicago earlier seemed to escape the worst of the dangerous...
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Posted by: margarito20

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-02-07 12:06:16 -0800 | odd-news

United States of America, 06 February, 2014: Any kind of crime is punishable, irrespective of the status or popularity of a person. However, there are times when people get caught in a situation where they have not actually committed the...
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