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In a March 2014 file photo, Ernie Banks smiles after an interview at the Cubs offices in Chicago.
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‘Mr. Cub’ Ernie Banks Dies At 83

The two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of losing on Cubs teams, died Friday night.

Bradley University President Joanne Glasser, who's stepping down May 31.
(Bradley University)
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Bradley University President Stepping Down

Glasser said in a news release Thursday that the decision to retire was difficult, but believes Bradley needs "fresh eyes and new ideas'' after her eight years on the job.