CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--April 22, 2014. A public campaign called Transit Future that was launched this month to advocate for more investment in Chicago-area transit was put together in part by a dynamic Roosevelt University Sustainability Studies major who recently graduated from the... Read more
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--April 22, 2014. For most of her life, Roosevelt University student Corrie Harris has relied on a wheelchair for her mobility due to cerebral palsy, a debilitating condition that has left her unable to walk on her own.
The limitation, however,... Read more
NEW YORK--(ENEWSPF)--April 22, 2014. Yesterday, a federal appeals panel ordered the government to release a classified Justice Department memo outlining the legal justification for the 2011 drone strike that killed U.S. citizen Anwar Al-Awlaki. The Brennan Center for Justice at... Read more
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Company Relocates from Libertyville, Bringing 2,000 Jobs to the City of Chicago; Foundation Awards $150,000 Grant to Chicago Public Libraries to Continue Maker Lab Technology Programming
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--April 22, 2014. Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Motorola Mobility leadership today at the public unveiling... Read more
Health and Fitness
Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—April 22, 2014.
By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director
The enactment of state laws legalizing the physician-recommended use of cannabis therapy is not associated with increased levels of marijuana use by young people, according to data published online in the Journal... Read more
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WASHINGTON, D.C.--(ENEWSPF)--April 22, 2014. U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development division has awarded two communities in Illinois $1,432,500 in grant funding for water and waste disposal projects. Under this announcement,... Read more