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  • Ex-VA doctor: Phoenix report a 'whitewash'

    WASHINGTON – A doctor who first exposed serious problems at the troubled Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital said Wednesday that a report on patient dea ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Study: Americans endure unwanted care near death

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Americans suffer needless discomfort and undergo unwanted and costly care as they die, in part because of a medical system rul ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Ohio prosecutors mull charges in ice bucket prank

    CLEVELAND – Prosecutors are reviewing evidence to determine if charges should be filed against five northeast Ohio teenagers accused of dumping urine ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' winners unveiled

    CHICAGO — A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Iraq premier nixes U.S. ground troops

    BAGHDAD – Iraq’s new prime minister ruled out stationing U.S. ground troops in his country, chiding the international community Wednesday for inaction ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • House grudgingly OKs arms for Syrian rebels

    WASHINGTON – The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly Wednesday to give the administration authority to train and arm Syrian rebels as Preside ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Emotions mount as Scottish vote on independence nears

    EDINBURGH, Scotland – For Scots, Wednesday was a day of excitement, apprehension, and a flood of final appeals before a big decision. In a matter of h ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Liberia leader praises U.S. for Ebola help pledge

    MONROVIA, Liberia – People critically ill with Ebola languishing in an ambulance for hours as paramedics seek a place for them. Treatment centers fill ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Police: Ambush suspect a military re-enactor

    Schools closed, kids stayed inside and authorities chased down several false sightings Wednesday in their hunt for the suspect in a fatal ambush outsi ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Ebola response: Enough and in time?

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could threaten security around the world, and he ordered 3 ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:21 pm

    CHICAGO CATHOLIC BLUEConference OverallProvidence 1-0 3-0Brother Rice 1-0 2-1St. Rita 0-0 3-0Loyola ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:05 pm

    (Leaders based on submissions from coaches)RUSHING(attempts, yards, average, touchdowns)Quintin Hoos ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:05 pm

    LARGE SCHOOLS1. Providence (3-0): An impressive victory over Mount Carmel vaults the Celtics to No. ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Bolingbrook stays hot, beats Plainfield East

    BOLINGBROOK – When a soccer team already has won nine matches at this point of the season – including a tournament title – it has every reason to be e ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • NCAA denies appeal for former Joliet Catholic star Ty Isaac

    When former Joliet Catholic star running back Ty Isaac transferred from USC to Michigan so he could be closer to family, he hoped to get onto the fi ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • South building strong comeback season

    JOLIET – Two wins and a whole lot of losses.Plainfield South senior Jordan McNeill remembers her jun ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Perinar, Minooka beat SPC foe Plainfield East

    MINOOKA – Ginger Perinar totaled eight kills, two blocks and two aces to lead Minooka to a 25-17, 25-21 Southwest Prairie volleyball victory over Plai ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • North tops Central in noisy battle

    PLAINFIELD – Noise filled the gym during the second set of Plainfield North’s Southwest Prairie volleyball match Tuesday.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • JCA rallies for draw vs. Romeoville

    JOLIET – The steady drizzle that fell during the first half of Monday’s soccer game between Joliet Catholic and visiting Romeoville didn’t dampen the ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Joliet West finishes strong vs. Minooka

    MINOOKA – Playing for the fifth time in seven days, Joliet West’s soccer team didn’t really perform the way it wanted in the first half of Monday’s no ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:40 pm

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