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Horse Races At Bankrupt Maywood Park Face Cancellation -- Wall Street Journal

Saturday, September 26, 2015 || Originally Published: Wall Street Journal || 9/23/15 || By Katy Stech

An advocacy group within Illinois’s horse-racing industry is fighting to save live racing at the financially struggling Maywood Park track (pictured left) for the rest of the year. 552 more words

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Natasha Korecki on leaving the Sun-Times: "They are still going to be a force to contend with"

Natasha Korecki, former political reporter at the Sun-Times, joins Justin to talk about her career covering politics in Illinois and her new position as a Chicago-based senior political reporter for Politico. 9 more words

The Download

WGN Radio celebrates 10 years of podcasts and Hometown Voices with... Rod Blagojevich?

September 19, 2005, marked two milestones in WGN Radio history. On that date, we officially entered the world of podcasting. Until then, we had posted hundreds of audio segments on our website, many in RealAudio format. 277 more words

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An Illinois Voter's Pulse on Election Day (November 2, 2010)

I live in the State of Illinois, where today we’ll be electing a Governor and a brand new Senator, among other offices. Though he has been gone from the Prairie State electoral canvass for over two years now, this voting day is still somewhat of a referendum on deposed former Governor, Rod Blagojevich and the dispiriting legacy he left in his wake. 834 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Appeals Court Won't Delay Blagojevich Resentencing

CHICAGO (CBS) — A federal appeals court has declined former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s request to delay his resentencing while he prepares to take his case to the U.S. 249 more words


Blagojevich resentencing can proceed after stay refused

CHICAGO (AP) – A federal court has denied a request by imprisoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to delay his resentencing while he asks the U.S. Supreme Court to hear his case. 106 more words


Appeals Court Will Not Take Up All of Blagojevich Convictions

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals announced on Wednesday that it will not rehear the appeal of former Governor Rod Blagojevich’s corruption convictions. 57 more words

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