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- Posted March 29, 2012
‘Loopholes for Sale: Campaign Contributions by corporate tax dodgers’
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- Posted March 28, 2012
Obama administration aims to set carbon pollution standards for new power plants
By Environment Illinois CHICAGO — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed March 27...
- Posted March 27, 2012
Report: Affordable Care Act making health coverage more accessible to young adults
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- Posted March 22, 2012
Forest growth in North outpacing rest of country
Staff Report WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Forest Service scientists released an assessment March 12...
- Posted March 21, 2012
Student debt crisis: Madigan says costs will ‘produce a generation of students saddled with crushing debt’
Online Staff Report WASHINGTON, D.C. — Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (D) testified in...
- Posted March 20, 2012
AccuWeather: More than 1,200 record highs set in the U.S. as warm spring temperatures persist
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- Posted March 16, 2012
National foreclosure settlement filed in federal court
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- Posted March 12, 2012
AccuWeather: Warmest spring in years to fuel active severe weather
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- Posted March 8, 2012
Large tornado outbreak swarm expected Friday, March 2
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- Posted March 1, 2012