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NPR - Illinois Public Media News - October 16, 2014

Top Dallas Hospital Official To Tell Lawmakers ‘We Made Mistakes’

by Scott Neuman and Doreen McCallister

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Daniel Varga.

A top official from the Dallas hospital where the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. was treated and two nurses who cared for him have become infected is expected to testify before a House panel today and acknowledge mistakes in the facility's handling of the situation.

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After 22 Years, Crime Victims Back On Ballot

By Brian Mackey

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Illinois voters will be asked to answer five statewide ballot questions at the upcoming elections.  Only one of those has been years in the making, and depending whom you ask, it could have a significant effect on criminal justice in the state.


AP - Illinois Public Media News - October 15, 2014

Royals Holds Off Orioles 2-1, Finish ALCS Sweep

By Dave Skretta

Relief pitcher Greg Holland and catcher Salvador Perez celebrate after the Kansas City Royals defeat Baltimore 2-1 in Game 4 of the AL championship series.

With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the Kansas City Royals wrapped up a sweep of the AL Championship Series with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.

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Champaign Central, Former Illini Assistant Coach Wayne McClain Dies

By Jeff Bossert, with Additional Reporting By The Associated Press

Former Illinois Assistant Coach Wayne McClain yells from the sidelines during a game in 2012.

Former University of Illinois Assistant Basketball Coach Wayne McClain has died at the age of 59 following an illness. 

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Quinn, Rauner Square Off in Second Debate

by Lauren Chooljian

Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner greet before a debate in Chicago Tuesday.

Governor Pat Quinn and challenger Bruce Rauner continue to battle over what's best for Illinois’ future.   The top candidates debated for the second time Tuesday night in Chicago.


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Former President Carter Brings Human Rights Mission to Illinois

By Rachel Otwell

Former president Jimmy Carter made a stop in Jacksonville Tuesday and spoke to over 2,000 people about his quest for peace and human rights. He spoke in a crowded gymnasium at Illinois College.


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