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Sen. Rand Paul is Walking a Fine Line
Sen. Rand Paul is Walking a Fine Line

As rumors of Sen. Rand Paul’s 2016 presidential bid swirl, how does he continue to walk the fine line between pleasing big money GOP establishment donors, as well as the libertarians and tea party members who helped get him where he is today?

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Chicago Officer Sues Estate of Teen He Shot, Claiming Trauma

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A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidently killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized.

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A commemorative coin featuring a scene from the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois has entered into circulation.

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.

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Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.