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Woman Lied About Being Stabbed At Forest Preserve: Authorities

(STMW) – A woman made up a story about being stabbed in a northwest suburban forest preserve after injuring herself with a knife, believing she would be in trouble with the law if she was caught with a weapon, authorities claim. 227 more words

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Woman, 99, Is Cook County’s Seventh Cold-Related Death

(CBS) – A 99-year-old woman who died of cold exposure Wednesday in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood is Cook County’s seventh cold-related death of the season. 145 more words

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Suburban School Candidates Face Longer Trip to Get on Ballot -- Tribune Reports

Campaign signs stuck into yards outside of Irving Elementary in Maywood during a local election last year. VFP file photo.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 || Originally Published: November 21, 2014 by… 590 more words

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Illinois Suit Alleges Wells Fargo An Unfair Lender

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Chicago area’s Cook County has filed a lawsuit against Wells Fargo & Co., accusing the nation’s biggest mortgage lender of subjecting minority and female borrowers to discriminatory and predatory lending practices that may involve hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. 369 more words

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Cook County Sues Wells Fargo For Discriminatory Lending

(STMW) — Wells Fargo disproportionately targeted minorities with high-cost mortgage loans in Cook County, leading to a foreclosure crisis in the area, according to a federal lawsuit filed Friday. 321 more words

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Wells Fargo Accused Of Subjecting Minority & Female Borrowers To Predatory, Discriminatory Lending

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — Illinois’ most populous county is accusing Wells Fargo & Co. in a lawsuit of subjecting minority and female borrowers to discriminatory and predatory lending. 207 more words

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MAY SIGLER POSES FOR HER PORTRAIT IN SOUTH CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

This cabinet card portrait features a pretty young lady named “May Sigler”. Her name is inscribed on the reverse of the photograph. She appears to be in her teen years. 137 more words

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