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May the Force Be with Chicago

May the Force Be with Chicago

‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas is putting his museum in Chicago. That’s according to a spokesman for Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Chicago was competing with San Francisco for the museum to house the filmmaker’s art and movie memorabilia collection. There are no details yet on where the museum will be built.

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Quinn v Rauner on Minimum Wage

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Both candidates for governor say they support raising the state’s minimum wage—but under different circumstances

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Durbin Says President Should Take Unilateral Action on Immigration Reform

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Durbin is encouraging the president to unilaterally deal with issues surrounding the unaccompanied children coming to the U.S. border

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State Will Stop Charging Retirees Premiums

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Local ruling is in line with state Supreme Court

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Flooding Thursday

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Some power is still out, says CWLP