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  1. Alstory Simon ordered freed in landmark Illinois caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    In this July 19, 2006 file photo, Anthony Porter, who served more than 16 years in prison after being convicted of murder in 1982 and was later released in 1999 after another man confessed to the crime, speaks at a news conference in Chicago. On Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, a Cook County judge ordered the release of Alstory Simon, whose confession helped free Porter from death row.

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  2. Inmate freed in landmark Illinois capital punishment caseRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    In this July 19, 2006 file photo, Anthony Porter, who served more than 16 years in prison after being convicted of murder in 1982 and was later released in 1999 after another man confessed to the crime, speaks at a news conference in Chicago. On Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, a Cook County judge ordered the release of Alstory Simon, whose confession helped free Porter from death row.

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  3. Polling places change for 3 districts in EvanstonRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Evanston Review

    The office of Cook County Clerk David Orr recently sent out an email announcing the changing of polling places in 37 districts, including three in Evanston.

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  4. News and Schmooze: 100 Women Who Care looks to make an impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lincolnshire Review

    ... "All charities that we donate to are 501 (c) (3) legitimate charities that are affiliated mainly in Lake or Cook County - not in Chicago itself." In the past year and a half, six local charities have benefitted from these caring women. The charities ...

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  5. Glenview School District 34 sets higher tentative levyRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Glenview Announcements

    School District 34 in Glenview is asking for a proposed 3.5 percent increase in the property tax levy to an estimated $47.2 million. Board members could adopt the levy Dec. 8 after a public hearing, but the Cook County Clerk's Office in Chicago will determine the final levy in August 2015.

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  6. Expert Confirms Voting Machines in Illinois and Maryland Rigged for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Fox News

    Just last week, TPNN reported that voting machines in historically politically corrupt Cook County, Illinois, were automatically switching votes cast for Republicans into votes for Democrat candidates.

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  7. Developers, mother accused of conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The developers who converted 719 apartments to condos at the Woods at Countryside in Palatine aren't strangers to legal trouble - they've been taken to Cook County court more than 35 times combined in recent years. But one lawsuit involving defendants Vince Manglardi, T.J. Wojtas and their company Renaissance Residential is quite different from the usual foreclosure complaint or breach of contract.

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  8. Jessica Cruz 'strangled baby and dumped him in trash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... in the trash, wrapped in a plastic bag. A videotape where Cruz admits killing the baby was played to the jury in Cook County's Rolling Meadows branch court on Wednesday. During the hour-long interview filmed shortly after her 2011 arrest, Cruz ...

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  9. The Three Pillars of Election FraudRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The news that a Cook County, Illinois election machine automatically transformed votes cast for Republicans into votes cast for Democrats this week should come as no surprise. It's time America had a very candid conversation about the rapidly growing epidemic of election fraud .

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  10. Illinois Ballot Machine Changes Votes From Republican to DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Townhall

    As liberals and Democrats continue to argue voter fraud doesn't exist, voting machines in Cook County Illinois are changing votes for Republican candidates to votes for Democrats. More from Watchdog.org : Early Voting in Illinois got off to its typical start Monday, as votes being cast for Republican candidates were transformed into votes for Democrats.

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  11. Prison guard nicknamed 'Murder' hid '18 bags of weed inside two...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... as a carton of menthol cigarettes, according to the charges. Jason Marek, 29, a correctional officer Chicago's Cook County Jail is accused of hiding bags of weed inside hollowed out sandwiches and smuggled them into prison He was allegedly carrying ...

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  12. State Rep. candidate experiences touch screen problem while votingRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... cast a vote on that machine,' he said. So, Moynihan took down the machine's serial number and reported it to the Cook County board of elections. Ted Menzel, Deputy General Counsel for the Illinois State Board of Elections, said Moynihan did the ...

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  13. Ken Griffin Introduces The Concept Of His Divorce VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Dealbreaker

    ... how he talks when he's divorcing someone and not cause for alarm. In a 23-page filing lodged late Wednesday in a Cook County, Ill. circuit court, Ken Griffin - whose wife on October 2 asked, among other things, for a temporary restraining order to ...

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  14. Citadel founder's divorce battle over property gets uglierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Business News

    In the latest chapter of what is shaping up to be a particularly ugly billionaire divorce , Chicago hedge-fund manager Ken Griffin has challenged his estranged wife's claims on his private planes, real estate, and credit cards, arguing that the mother of his three children has $50 million in personal wealth herself and that he won't continue supporting Anne Dias Griffin in "whatever lifestyle she chooses." In a 23-page filing lodged late Wednesday in a Cook County, Ill.

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  15. Tribune poll: Rauner, Quinn in dead heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... most significant change came from voters in the traditionally Republican-leaning collar counties that surround Cook County. Last month, Rauner held a narrow collar-county advantage over Quinn - 44 percent to 39 percent. But the latest survey showed ...

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  16. Missing Midlothian man found dead at Oak Forest parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    ... Harding Avenue, died of unknown causes. An autopsy was inconclusive, pending further studies, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. It said the remains were largely skeletonized, which made it difficult for authorities to ...

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  17. Oak Lawn Cops Put Dent In Rash of Car Burglaries With ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Caption: Some of the adults charged in a recent rash of car burglaries in Oak Lawn: Taylor Ramirez, 18, of Oak Lawn; James M. Chomer, 20, of Chicago; and John J. Rourke, 20 also of Chicago. All three are in custody of the Cook County Sheriff.

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  18. Killings case prompts Illinois searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... to killing seven women may have traveled to Chicago's south suburbs shortly before his arrest at the weekend. Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said Wednesday that technology suggests Darren Vann may have visited Hazelcrest, Markham and Harvey between ...

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  19. Monitor ordered for IDOT hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... which the state will pay for. Once in place, the process could take years. A monitor appointed in 2009 for Cook County is still in place. Federal oversight put in place in 2005 was lifted for the city of Chicago this year after the court found ...

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  20. 7 women murdered in Indiana prompts search of abandoned homes in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    The Cook County Sheriff's Office is breaking open more than a dozen abandoned homes in connection to the suspected Indiana serial killer case. In a race against nightfall, sheriff's police pried open what could be the next big break in the suspected Indiana serial killer case.

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