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Maryland's Richaud Pack passes the ball in front of Ohio State's D'Angelo Russell during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Columbus, Ohio, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)
Loving, Russell carry Ohio State past No. 16 Maryland, 80-56Marc Loving scores 19, Russell adds 18 in Ohio State's 80-56 win over 16th-ranked Maryland
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Anne Rosinski, marine resource specialist with the Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources, discusses coral bleaching at Heeia pier in Kaneohe, Hawaii on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2014. The state says most of Hawaii's corals that bleached in warmer-than-normal temperatures last year have recovered, but they are now more likely to get sick because they've been weakened. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)
Most of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleachingMost of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleaching, but emerge weaker, more vulnerable
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South Carolina coach Dawn Staley reacts to a play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Alabama Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Columbia, S.C.  (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
No. 1 South Carolina women cruise past Alabama 85-54Wilson, Coates push top-ranked South Carolina women to 2nd blowout of Alabama, 85-54
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FILE - In this May 23, 2003 file photo, actress Betty Garrett holds a replica of her new star as she poses with Jeff Bridges, left, Beau Bridges, center, and Rod McKuen, right,  after her star was unveiled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music and verse recordings won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. He was 81.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
10 Things to Know for Friday10 Things to Know for Friday
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Members of the Two Eagles balloon mission control team watch a giant screen in Albuquerque, N.M., as pilots Troy Bradley and Leonid Tiukhtyaev surpass a gas ballooning distance record on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Bradley and Tiukhtyaev were crossing over the Pacific Ocean as part of their record breaking challenge. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)
Balloon crew surpasses distance record in Pacific flightBalloon crew surpasses distance record, now planning to land in Mexico
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This undated handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Robert Ladd. Ladd, scheduled to die Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, came within nine hours of execution in 2003 for the slaying of a 38-year-old Vickie Ann Garner, when a federal appeals court halted his punishment. Lawyers then said they found juvenile records suggesting he was mentally impaired, a finding that could make him ineligible for the death penalty. (AP Photo/Texas Department of Criminal Justice)
Texas executes man for 1996 strangling, beating deathTexas executes man after Supreme Court rejects arguments that he was too mentally impaired
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Commuters cross a street in Tokyo Friday morning, Jan. 30, 2015. Japan's jobless rate dipped to 3.4 percent from 3.5 percent the month before. Data released Friday showed manufacturing output increased 0.3 percent in December from the same month a year earlier. However, inflation moderated to 2.5 percent from a year earlier, compared with 2.7 percent in November. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT
Factory data shows Japan economy turning corner on recessionFactory data shows Japan economy turning corner on recession but inflation remains subdued
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FILE - In this Feb. 18, 1985 file photo, Jill St. John, right, with Robert Wagner, center, and Rod McKuen, left, attend a party for "Night of 100 Stars II," in New York. McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music and verse recordings won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. He was 81. (AP Photo/Rene Perez, File)
Rod McKuen, mega-selling poet and performer, dies at 81Rod McKuen, poet and songwriter of record-setting popularity in 1960s and '70s, dies at 81
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Fans reacts as Tiger Woods walks to the 16th hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
Woods stumbles with chipping in return to golfTiger Woods chips and sputters in Phoenix; Bradley takes early lead
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  • Three charged in Streamwood home invasion

    A former Streamwood man, his daughter and the man's nephew were charged with an armed home invasion that took place Monday at the Streamwood home of the man's estranged wife. A Cook County judge ordered Kermit Lattimore, 55, held on $125,000 bail Thursday. Daily Herald, Thu, Jan 29 2015 @ 08:28 PM
  • Healing the Criminal Justice System

    'The problem is that punishment, dehumanization and domination - us vs. them - are America's default setting.' Maybe this is the place to start a brief meditation on changing the world, or at least Chicago . Common Dreams, Thu, Jan 29 2015 @ 06:57 AM
  • Trial opens for 2 accused of desecrating Illinois cemetery

    Two brothers accused of digging up graves, dumping human remains and reselling plots at a suburban Chicago cemetery went on trial Wednesday in Cook County Circuit Court. Prosecutors alleged that cemetery employees Keith Nicks, 51, and Terrence Nicks, 44, engaged in the "cold and callous" acts between 2003 and 2009 at the historic Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Illinois. Daily Herald, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 09:17 PM
  • Bernie Mac's widow withdraws wrongful death lawsuit

    Early breaks Mac paid his dues as a comedian, working a string of odd jobs throughout his 20s, such as furniture mover. In Chicago, he was known to perform in local parks or on the platforms for the cityA's trains, and he was a regular at the Regal Theater and the Cotton Club. The Baltimore Sun, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 07:03 PM
  • Prosecutors Defend Charges Against Couple on Trial for Oak Park Woman's Murder

    A judge panel in Indonesia will decide Monday if the trials of Heather Mack and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer will continue, after prosecutors defended their charges against the couple in court on Wednesday, according to the Associated Press . Mack, 19 and now seven months pregnant, and Schaefer are accused of killing Mack's mother, Sheila von Wiese-Mack of Oak Park, and leaving the body in a suitcase in a taxi's trunk while on vacation in August at a Bali resort., Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 03:05 PM
  • Trial underway in Burr Oak Cemetery scandal

    There were fireworks in the courtroom and a very unusual start today to the trial of brothers Keith and Terrence Nicks. They are accused of dismembering and moving bodies at historic Burr Oaks Cemetery in Alsip. WGN-TV Chicago, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 02:12 PM
  • First Installment Property Tax Bills Due March 3

    The City of Evanston's Property Tax Assessment Review Office reminds residents that first installment property tax bills for tax year 2014 will arrive in the last week of January and are due by Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Property taxes are paid in two installments., Thu, Jan 29 2015 @ 04:59 PM
  • American Sniper and How Does it Relate to the 3rd Congressional District?

    I pick and choose the movies that I attend with great thought because I am well aware of the very wealthy liberals that produce movies and then support "democrats" like Barack Hussein Obama, Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi and, of course, my very favorite, Dan Lipinski. As far back as I can remember, I have refused to line those movie producing liberals' pockets with my hard earned cash in my small effort to stand against those kooks., Thu, Jan 29 2015 @ 12:23 PM
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