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Advocates: Illinois Ranks First In Animal Protection Laws

“In states like Illinois, people are caring more and more about animals,” says Animal Legal Defense Fund staff attorney Lora Dunn, who edited the ALDF’s “2013 U.S. Animal Protection Laws Rankings.”


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McDonald’s Ranks Dead Last In Customer Satisfaction

McDonald’s may be the biggest, but it certainly isn’t the best in the eyes of consumers.


A ComEd truck parked behind a home after storms caused power outages on June 21, 2011.  (Credit: CBS)

ComEd Ranks Toward Bottom In Customer Satisfaction

With hundreds of thousands of people still without power from the storms on Monday, a timely consumer survey regarding utility companies ranks ComEd very low in terms of customer satisfaction.

WBBM Newsradio–07/14/2011


McDonald’s Fares Poorly In New Fast Food Survey

Oak Brook-based McDonald’s may have more locations, but customers are not thrilled with their offerings, according to a new survey.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011

Wrigley Field Bleachers

Wrigley Ranks 10th, U.S. Cellular 22nd In Baseball Park Survey

Pittsburgh’s PNC Park tops the list for statistician Nate Silver’s rankings of the best ballparks, while Wrigley Field just barely makes the top 10.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011


Jenny Craig Tops Consumer Reports’ Diet Rankings

With all the diet plans out there, which work the best? Consumer Reports says it’s Jenny Craig.

WBBM Newsradio–05/10/2011

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Survey Ranks Healthiest, And Unhealthiest, Illinois Counties

A new survey ranks Kendall County as Illinois’ healthiest county, while Cook is 70th among the state’s 102 counties.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011

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Rock’s Rant: Aikman Ratings Prove Bears 4-1 Record Is Extremely Confusing

In the latest installment of the Aikman Efficiency Ratings (click here for description), even the best analyst in the NFL today cannot explain why the Bears are 4-1. Through Week 5 of the NFL. Bears Offense Ranks […]

670 The Score–10/12/2010