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The Faces of Violence
10 December 2013

The Faces of Violence

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For seven years, Chica...

Healthcare Navigator Howard is on a mission to get Illinois residents covered
09 December 2013

Healthcare Navigator Howard is on a mission to get Illinois residents covered

 

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Illinois r...

Obamacare forum proves to be helpful
09 December 2013

Obamacare forum proves to be helpful

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  CHICAGO-- Jerry For...

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6-year-old suspended for kissing girl, accused of sexual harassment
Wednesday, 11 December 2013

6-year-old suspended for kissing girl, accused of sexual harassment

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(CNN) -- This is another one of those stories that seems absolutely hard to believe.
A 6-year-old boy near Colorado Springs, Colorado, was suspended from school for kissing a girl on the hand. You re...

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When Faith Becomes Ideology

Aubrey J. Lynch - avatar Aubrey J. Lynch

The title is taken from words spoken by Pope Francis as reported at rawstory.com on Oct. 21 of 2013. In his brief words, the Pope took issue with those who are so focused on ideology that any indication of love,...

11-26-2013

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