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Top Party School? University Of Illinois, New Survey Says

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of YouTube, Netscape, Java and light-emitting diodes, or LED. But students at […]


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Notre Dame, Awaiting Title Opponent, Enjoys Top Ranking

The postgame roars from Notre Dame’s locker room echoed right through the Coliseum’s thick cement walls and metal beams Saturday night, moving around the 89-year-old arena like a long-absent force of nature.


Animal Sanctuary Needs £200,000 To Avoid Closure

Group Ranks Illinois No. 1 For Laws Against Animal Cruelty

For the fourth year straight, a California-based advocacy group says Illinois is “the very best of the best” state in the country for the strength of its laws against animal cruelty.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

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School Officials Fuming Over List Ranking Girls

Administrators at Oak Park River Forest High School are warning parents and students about an “inappropriate ranking list” of female students that is being circulated.