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Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 12:01 am
My father died in 2004; my mother five years later. Anyone who has lost their parents knows one of the bittersweet tasks of grieving – going through all their stuff, deciding what to give away, thro...
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 12:01 am
 J.P. Morgan was recently socked in the wallet by financial regulators, who levied a fine of nearly a billion bucks against the Wall Street baron for massive illegalities.Well, not a fine against...
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 12:01 am

Could the U.S. be heading for an era of great reform?

 The shutdown of both the government and the American spirit was still in full effect when U of I professor Robert McChesney addressed about 300 environmentalists at the annual fundraising banque...
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 12:01 am
 Let’s take a quick look at the campaign finance disclosure reports filed last week by some of the statewide candidates, shall we?• Bill Brady – It goes without saying that the mere $66,104...
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 12:49 pm
PHOTO BY DAVID HINE GAME-LOVEMr. Krohe seems a bit negative in this article. (“Courting new fans: The Velasco Tennis Center opens in Washington Park,” James Krohe Jr., Oct. 17). I’m a prett...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 12:01 am
Other cast members look on as Henry Drummond (Jim Dahlquist, right) questions Matthew Brady (Rich McCoy, left) PHOTO BY DONNA LOUNSBERRY INHERIT JUST BAD“Is it timeless or just old?” asks Zac...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 12:01 am
 The American public has lost patience with Washington. The question is, now what?Congress is unable to do its job. It displays neither competence nor responsibility. It lurches – reeling from ...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 12:01 am
 Jim Hightower, Common Sense, Illinois Times, Springfield, U.S. House of Representatives, tea party Republicans, Obamacare, anti-government, anti-Obama obsessions, health care, GOP, Ted Cruz, Calgary, Canada, Goldman Sachs, Congress, government shutdown, Rep. Lee Terry, Nebraska Republican...


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