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  1. 'It's cool to be a hacker'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The News-Gazette

    Women, if you're dismayed with the number of females studying and working in technology and are thinking of leaving the field, don't do it, says Max Levchin, entrepreneur, investor and University of Illinois computer science graduate. In town for the Department of Computer Science's 50th anniversary, Levchin spoke of his time as a freshman and seeing lots of girls in his computer science lectures, but over those years the numbers would dwindle.

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  2. Ebola fear puts family in voluntary quarantine in Rock IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Chicago Tribune

    A Rockford family is in voluntary quarantine after a family member arrived in Chicago from Liberia. The woman traveled through O'Hare International Airport on Oct. 11 and reported no exposure to Ebola and showed no sign of illness.

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  3. Halloween Light Show Set To Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHP-AM Harrisburg

    Originally from Reading, PA, he has considered Harrisburg home for many years, and is related, according to family folklore, to John Harris, founder of Harrisburg. One day he'll get around to tracking down the family tree.

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  4. Real People Realty Launches New Individualized IDX Websites for Real Estate BrokersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Real People Realty has recently announced that it will be launching a new full-service IDX website for each of its brokers, enabling them to effectively market their listings to capture more leads. The new mobile-optimized websites will be included with every Real People Realty membership moving forward, and will feature call capturing capabilities for each broker to nurture prospects to the point of sale.

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  5. CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients. CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.

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  6. Perez on wages for disabled - Nurses strike averted in Chicago -...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Politico

    EXCLUSIVE: PEREZ ON WAGES FOR DISABLED - U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez told Morning Shift that he hopes the states follow the federal government's example in raising pay for disabled workers who currently earn below minimum wage. We caught up with Perez after his speech yesterday at the National Press Club.

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  7. What is hospitality? | By Larry MogelonskyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    LMA Communications Inc. 2300 Yonge Street, Suite 1000 Toronto, ON M4P 1E4 Canada Tollfree: 1.800.387.1399 Phone: 416.440.2500 Fax: 416.440.2504 Visit Website Traveling is a perfect time for self-reflection, and staying at a hotel is likewise great for contemplating aspects of our industry. As I sit in the living room of my suite at a luxurious property enjoying a few minutes of down time, I start to dwell on the question, "What is hospitality?" The dictionary defines hospitality as: "The friendly and generous reception and entertainment of guests."

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  8. SPS North America Names John Chestnut as Vice President, Solutions and...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Demonstrating the ongoing investment in the development of innovative solutions, John Chestnut has been appointed as Vice President, Solutions and Services for SPS North America. Demonstrating the ongoing investment in the development of innovative solutions, John Chestnut has been appointed as Vice President, Solutions and Services for SPS North America .

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  9. Block Thirty Seven apartments, 25 W Randolph St, LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | YoChicago

    Block 37, bordered by State, Dearborn, Randolph and Washington streets, is one of the original 58 Chicago blocks plotted in 1830. Block Thirty Seven is a mixed-use development on the site that includes a 275,000 square foot multi-level indoor mall, an office tower and a 34-story, 674-unit apartment tower that began construction atop the north end of the mall in October of 2014.

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  10. Elmhurst Toyota Scion to Host Ladies' Day Event with Service Specials...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    In honor of breast cancer awareness month, Elmhurst Toyota Scion's service department invites all Chicagoland ladies out to their dealership at 440 W. Lake St. Elmhurst, IL 60126 Thursday 10/23 from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm for an indulgent day filled with exclusive service specials, plus complimentary chair massage courtesy of Tamara from Therapeutic Bodywork and Massage in Elmhurst. We are excited to be hosting this Ladies' Day at Elmhurst Toyota Scion, and look forward to offering something extra for our customers, while providing some exclusive service specials.

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  11. Dave Grohl's challenge to band births TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Rock musician and creator of the new HBO series "Foo Fighters Sonic Highway" Dave Grohl poses for a portrait, on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 in New York. Dave Grohl doesn't think small.

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  12. Armstrong: Let MiniAbe whisk you awayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Halloween is fast approaching and the Illinois Office of Tourism had an early treat for visitors this fall. It launched a new MiniAbe video that is part of the fall marketing campaign to encourage boomers, Gen-Xers and others to “whisk someone away” to Illinois attractions.

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  13. Schools across US are being closed or abandoned amid Ebola fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    As predicted, fear about Ebola is quickly spreading as the virus fans across the nation. Two schools in Ohio were closed on Thursday after staff members reported possibly coming into contact with the second Dallas nurse who contracted it from Thomas Eric Duncan, and another school was disinfected just to be sure that the virus wasn't lingering on surfaces.

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  14. Is Chicago a Blackhawks town now??Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Blackhhawk up

    Oct 18, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews is high-fived after he scored a game winning goal in overtime against the Nashville Predators to beat them 2-1 at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports In 2007 the Blackhawks were voted by ESPN Page 2 as one of the worst sports franchises in all of professional sports.

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  15. As Wizards return to city for preseason game, many recall glory daysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The Washington Wizards' Kevin Seraphin, left, and the New Orleans Pelicans' Alexis Ajinca battle for position in the first half of the preseason game at Royal Farms Arena. The Washington Wizards' Kevin Seraphin, left, and the New Orleans Pelicans' Alexis Ajinca battle for position in the first half of the preseason game at Royal Farms Arena.

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  16. Met Council board not big transit riders, survey findsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Members get free passes for mass transit, but few use perk, survey indicates. Staff are more frequent bus, train riders.

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  17. Virgin America's nice, but no money-pullerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    PASSENGERS like Virgin America for its mood lighting, live TV, fancy cocktails and friendly flight attendants. That nice-guy approach to air travel wins awards and attracts a cult following, but may not fly with Wall Street.

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  18. ArtsQuest's SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival to get a second yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    The second SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival will be held Jan. 31 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, the organization says on its website, http://www.artsquest.org. Confirmed for the festival is The Upright Citizens Brigade, a national improv company that has included some of the top performers and writers in the country, and which headlined the festival's first run in February.

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  19. Obama says he has unpaid bills at home in ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    First his credit card was rejected, and now President Obama said he has unpaid bills lying around his house in Chicago. Speaking at a Democratic fundraiser in the city Monday evening, Mr. Obama said going back to his family's house in Chicago is like visiting a place frozen in time, with some items laying about since he was first elected in 2008.

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  20. Chicago names 4 hospitals readying for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Four Chicago hospitals have agreed to take on the responsibility of caring for Ebola patients if the deadly virus emerges in the city. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office and the city's health department announced the four hospitals Monday, calling an Ebola diagnosis in the city "unlikely."

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