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Man ODs Sitting In Court, Revived By Quick-Thinking Officers

(CBS) — Three Lake County, Illinois Sheriff’s correctional officers saved the life of a man who was slumped over in a Waukegan courtroom after he overdosed on opioids. 120 more words

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Emanuel Administration Signs Order For Minority Hiring On Construction Projects

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Emanuel Administration wants to keep better track of how well contractors are adhering to Chicago’s goals for minority hiring on the city’s big construction projects. 105 more words

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Chicago Election Officials Investigate After A Security Breach Involving Voter Data

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago election officials say they are investigating a security breach involving data from city voters and a contractor for the election board. 157 more words

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Inmate Charged After Handgun Found At Cook County Jail Causing Lockdown

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Cook County Sheriff’s office announced Thursday that a prisioner has been charged for leaving a loaded handgun in a jail garbage can prompting a lockdown on Tuesday. 266 more words

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Plan To Watch Monday's Eclipse? Beware Of Solar Filter Scams

CHICAGO (CBS) — State officials were warning people planning to watch Monday’s total solar eclipse to be careful about where they buy their safety glasses. 191 more words

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South Suburban School Delays Start Of School Year Due To Asbestos, Does Not Explain To Parents

CHICAGO (CBS) — A south suburban school district put off the on-time start of classes for a few days, but did not fully explain to parents the reason why. 258 more words

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With No Plans For Contract Talks, Both Mechanics And Dealers Voice Their Sides

CHICAGO (CBS) — Striking auto mechanics at the 129 new car dealers in the Chicago-area have no plans for contract talks. But both sides are making sure the public knows their sides of the story. 158 more words

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