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What It’s Like to Spend 20 Years Listening to Psychopaths for Science

For WIRED, Greg Miller writes: Ted Bundy, shown here in 1978, unwittingly had a role in sparking Kent Kiehl’s interest in psychopaths. Photo: Donn Dughi/Bettmann/CORBIS… 368 more words

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Illini Nation unveils new look

Illinois Unveiled it’s new Nike Rebrand to a packed house of fans, student-athletes, and alumi on Wednesday night.  The Rebrand includes new fonts, logos, colors, and uniforms.  39 more words


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Police Arrest Suspect In Kansas City Highway Shootings

GRANDVIEW, Mo. (AP) — Police have arrested a male suspect in a string of random Kansas City-area highway shootings that have wounded three people.

Kansas City, Mo., police Chief Darryl Forte declined to identify the suspect during a Thursday night news conference near the suspect’s home in Grandview. 130 more words


Teacher Wage Theft

Diane Ravitch interrupted me to exclaim, “It’s plain THEFT!”

As we spoke briefly before she made Sunday’s keynote presentation at this year’s Network for Public Education National Conference at the University of Texas in Austin in March, I was very surprised by the spontaneous, harsh verbal emphasis of her tone of voice and the noticeable anger displayed on her brow and in her eyes. 557 more words

Illinois Update

CHICAGO — Illinois regulators finalizing the state’s conditions for medical marijuana have removed a proposed rule that would have barred legal gun owners from becoming cannabis-using patients, a person close to the process told The Associated Press. 375 more words