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Naperville Hospital Preparing For Possibility Of Ebola Patients

CHICAGO (CBS) – Although the only confirmed case of Ebola in the U.S. so far is a patient in Texas, a west suburban hospital has been preparing to treat patients with the virus, just in case. 251 more words

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West Garfield Park Building Partially Collapses In Fire

CHICAGO (CBS) – Part of a three-story apartment building collapsed in the West Garfield Park neighborhood late Wednesday night, after a fire and possible explosion. 235 more words

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Waukegan Teachers On Strike; No School For 17,000 Students

Updated 10/02/14 – 11:20 a.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – Teachers in one of the state’s largest school districts have gone on strike, after contract talks stalled in north suburban Waukgean. 679 more words

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Pres. Obama In Chicago For Quinn Fundraiser, NU Speech

(CBS) — President Barack Obama arrived at the Gary-Chicago International Airport on Air Force One Wednesday evening and is spending the night in Chicago. The president will spend Thursday at a fundraiser for Governor Quinn and a speech at Northwestern University in Evanston. 696 more words

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Emanuel Stands By Plan Not To Raise Taxi Fares

CHICAGO (CBS) — Mayor Emanuel is standing firm against raising taxicab fares, even as he looks at other ways to allow regular cab drivers to make more money, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore. 153 more words

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Glen Ellyn Grocery Store Dating Back To Civil War To Close To Make Way For Retail/Residential Complex

(CBS) — A Glen Ellyn grocery story in business since 1862 is closing its doors this weekend after the owner said it was time to sell to developers who plan a residential-retail complex on the site of the state’s oldest family business, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser. 149 more words

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U Of C Researchers Find Link Between Sense Of Smell, Odds Of Dying

(CBS) — University of Chicago researchers have found that the odds of death within five years go up when seniors lose their sense of smell, reports WBBM’s John Cody. 160 more words

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