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  1. Corboy & Demetrio Obtains Settlement in Match.com Rape CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | OnlinePRNews

    ... The lawsuit is captioned Jane Doe v. Match.com, LLC, a limited liability company, et al., Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, docket No. 13 L 4197. On April 28, 2016, Judge Moira Johnson entered an order dismissing Match.com pursuant to the ...

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  2. Dubsdread Spring Classic has a May scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    "Dubsdread" does not mean that you should fear getting dubbed by a queen; these royal persons use swords', flat sides instead of the sharp edges. Dubsdread is course #4 at Cog Hill .; and the Cog Hill facility is within Cook County, which makes it a Chicago-land golf course.

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  3. Ex-Northwestern Students Face 12 Hate Crime Charges Each For Campus Chapel VandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicagoist

    Anthony Morales, 19 (left) and Matthew Kafker, 18, defaced a Northwestern chapel Friday (photo via the Cook County sheriff's office) Two men have been charged with 20 felonies each - including 12 felony counts apiece of committing a hate crime at a ...

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  4. Body Of Missing Rockford Man Pulled From River DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... ulled the body of 24-year-old Dashaye Brown from the river near Columbus and Wacker, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. He was pronounced dead at 12:30 p.m.

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  5. Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County Launches Payment Collection ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... anywhere in real-time." - Dorothy Brown A client since 2003, the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County joins the Cook County Sheriff's Office and Department of Revenue in using the latest version of iNovah ERM. iNovah's ability to ...

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  6. Bipartisan panel votes against closing detention centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwest Herald

    ... and legislative Democrats, now entering its 11th month. Jones said half of the state's young offenders are from Cook County and that detention facilities should be located near family, educational institutions, mental health services, and future job ...

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  7. Registered sex offender charged with sexually assaulting girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chicago Tribune

    ... girl. He is listed on the Illinois Sex Offender Registry. (Illinois State Police Sex Offend / HANDOUT) A Cook County judge set bail at $1.5 million Tuesday for a registered sex offender from Oak Forest who is accused of sexually assaulting the ...

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  8. Alleged Northwestern chapel vandals indicted on a dozen hate crime chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chicago Tribune

    ... vandalism and burglary, three counts of criminal damage and one count of criminal defacement, all felonies, Cook County prosecutors said this week. Under Illinois law, the hate crime charge is a Class 3 felony that carries a sentence of between two ...

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  9. Body pulled from Lake Michigan identified as Palatine manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... said. The body of 59-year-old Jeffrey John MacDonald was pulled from the water, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. He was dead at the scene. MacDonald was reported missing after he was last seen at a TCF Bank in ...

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  10. Dawn Patrol: Retired vice admiral named new COD presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    ... Full story . A man who appeared to hold a knife tried to abduct a boy yesterday morning near Des Plaines, Cook County sheriff's police say. Authorities have released a sketch of the man. Full story . A Buffalo Grove woman is in critical condition ...

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  11. Man charged with DUI, reckless homicide for Garfield Ridge hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... The woman was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she later died, authorities said. The Cook County medical examiner's office has not released her name. Brazel, who lives in the 5800 block of South Neva, was expected to appear ...

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  12. Wily coyotes can thrive in the city and suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... areas eat mostly garbage and household pets, but that has been found to be untrue. Research done on droppings in Cook County, Ill., revealed the most common things that make up an urban coyote's diet. They were: small rodents, 42 percent; fruit, 23 ...

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  13. Abduction attempt reported in Des Plaines areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Herald

    A man who appeared to hold a knife tried to abduct a boy Monday morning near Des Plainesg, Cook County sheriff's police say. The attempted abduction took place about 9 a.m. in an unincorporated area near the 10000 block of Holly Lane.

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  14. Small businesses in Cook Co. relish chance to hire ex-cons, youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Legal Record

    Tom Decker, owner of Chicago Green Insulation, talks to members of the Cook County Gun Violence Task Force during a meeting at Maywood Village Hall last week. Decker said his industry is booming and could employee many Chicago area youth if they received the right training.

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  15. Sheriff: Man Tried To Abduct Boy In Northwest SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer. 670 The [...] Cook County Sheriff's police released this sketch of a suspect who reportedly tried to abduct a boy Monday. (Cook County Sheriff's ...

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  16. Madigan announces bill to improve response to sexual assault crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Bureau County Republican

    CHICAGO – Attorney General Lisa Madigan joined with the co-chairs of the Joint Sexual Assault Working Group to announce legislation to encourage more sexual assault survivors to come forward and increase the successful prosecution of sexual assault crimes in Illinois. Senate Bill 3096, sponsored by Sen. Scott Bennett, was drafted with the Joint Sexual Assault Working Group led by Madigan, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly and Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault Executive Director Polly Poskin.

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  17. Sheriff deputy receives Valor AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Daily Herald

    On Tuesday, April 26, Lake County Sheriff Deputy Jon Cashmore received the 2016 Valor Award presented by the 100 Club of Chicago. "Due to Deputy Cashmore's training and will to win, he was able to bring a serious confrontation to an end without loss of life or incapacitating injury," Sheriff Mark Curran said.

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  18. Woman hired for home care services sold cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... the Riverside Police Department, members of the West Suburban Enhanced Drug Gang Enforcement Task Force and the Cook County sheriff's police canine unit executed a search warrant at an apartment in the 6200 block of 21st Street in Berwyn, police ...

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  19. $5M bond for man charged with killing 2 kids in Kankakee fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... and 4-year-old Justice Stewart died at 3:54 p.m. April 15 at Comer Children's Hospital, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. An autopsy for Justice on did not rule on cause and manner of death, with results pending further ...

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  20. Anti-Trump Sentiments Galvanize May Day MarchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | CBS Local

    ... walking from Union Park to Trump Tower, motivated by what's seen as Trump's hostility toward immigrants. Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia says Trump is, "Raising awareness. He is angering people. He's getting young people to register and ...

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