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  • Judge rejects Cosby's bid to dismiss underage sex abuse case

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – A judge has rejected a bid to dismiss an infliction of emotional distress claim f ...
    April 27, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Former Jay Z protege pleads guilty to DWI

    NEW YORK (AP) – A former Jay Z protege has pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge.The Daily News ...
    April 27, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • The not-so-humble handbag: From stars to royals to everywoman, it’s right there with us

    They come with us, wherever we go, dangling from our shoulders or slung across our chests. They cont ...
    April 21, 2016 - 9:47 pm
  • Girls Love Mail sends handwritten notes to women fighting breast cancer

    FOLSOM, Calif. – When Gina Mulligan was first diagnosed with breast cancer, her mailbox filled up wi ...
    April 21, 2016 - 9:46 pm
  • Why drinking water with lemon is good for you

    If you’re looking for a morning health boost and can’t stand the taste of apple cider vinegar, try h ...
    April 21, 2016 - 9:44 pm
  • Keep moving: Exercise is important in fighting cancer

    It’s well known that exercise decreases the risk of developing cancer. Studies show there’s a 25 per ...
    April 14, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • Living Smart: 5 types of trees to avoid

    Planting trees can spruce up your home landscape, but choosing the wrong tree can cause some major h ...
    April 7, 2016 - 10:01 pm
  • Spring soccer

    Many kids are preparing for spring soccer. The youth spring soccer program offered by the Dixon Y ...
    April 4, 2016 - 7:14 am
  • Study: Huge global exercise contest shows healthy potential

    CHICAGO (AP) – A workplace exercise challenge using pedometers and social media in a global competit ...
    April 3, 2016 - 9:10 pm
  • Bypass boosts survival in heart failure, 10-year study says

    CHICAGO (AP) – Heart failure patients with clogged arteries have a better chance of surviving 10 yea ...
    April 3, 2016 - 9:04 pm

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    An Illinois lawmaker wants to greatly restrict the use of solitary confinement in state prisons to no more than 5 days in a 150-day period. What do you think?
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