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FBI meets plane in Philly after apparent threat

FBI meets plane in Philly after apparent threat A plane from Ireland has landed at the international airport here because of an unspecified threat. FBI officials were meeting the plane. A spokeswoman for Philadelphia International Airport says officials don’t have any details about the threat or where the flight was originally going. Read More This story comes to us via Homeland Security -

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Soldier Field Seeks World Cup 2018 or 2022

Soldier Field Seeks World Cup 2018 or 2022

Soldier Field, which was the site of the 1994 World Cup soccer tournament wants a rematch at the stadium in either 2018 or 2022.  The US hosted event in 1994 had the highest attendance of any World Cup which bodes well for efforts by stadium managers to entice the venue back to the Chicago stadium.  More…

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Prairie Fire

Prairie Fire

These Days…

When was the last time you heard any Illinois politician speak about bringing business into this state?  Do you recall hearing anything in a recent “State of the State” address that forecasted the establishment of even a dozen of the thousands of jobs we so desperately need in Illinois?

If you can’t recall the last time anyone spoke of such things you certainly aren’t alone.  That kind of talk is not only long gone …

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A Very Lucky Dick… On September 18th, Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke and then U.S....

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Bea Arthur Dead at 86

Bea Arthur, the tall deep voiced actress who played “Maude” in a sitcom of the same...

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Soldier Field Seeks World Cup 2018 or 2022

Soldier Field, which was the site of the 1994 World Cup soccer tournament wants a rematch at the stadium...

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Paula Abdul On Her Way Out At Idol

Despite denials the Sun Times is reporting that Paula Abdul will not be back next year...

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Jay Leno Hospitalized, Tonight Show Canceled

Talk show host Jay Leno has been hospitalized with an unknown illness and tonights show has...

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Octo-Mom Looking For A Dog!

Fourteen kids is not enough for Nadya Suleman who now says she is looking for a...

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Snow Wreaks Havoc on Travelers

High winds and pilling snow drifts left thousands of travelers...

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Buffett: “Economy a Shambles”

Warren Buffett said the US economy is a “shambles” and...

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Senator Questions Obama Firing of 3 Taxpayer Watchdogs

When Obama ran for President promising transparency and honesty, he...

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N. Korea Thinking About Firing Missile Towards Hawaii

A Japanese news report says that North Korea is considering...

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PANDEMIC!

The World Health Organization has issued a warning to nations...

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Tel Aviv Bound Airplane Diverted After Passenger Rushes Cockpit

  A Delta Air Lines bound from New York’s J.F.K....

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As Many As Sixty-Six Dead From Mexican Swine Flue Outbreak!

At least sixteen people have died of swine flue and...

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Ballistics Match In Craiglist Killing

A handgun found in the apartment of Phillip Markoff, the...

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