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A top Democrat has resigned his leadership post in the Illinois House after a legislative activist alleged he harassed and humiliated her. But he calls the allegations "absurd."

An Illinois museum has opened a theater where visitors can have conversations with Holocaust survivors through 3-D holograms and sophisticated voice recognition technology.

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A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders.  Dwayne Reed's video was posted on YouTube this week and has already been viewed more than a half-million times and earned him an appearance on ABC's "Good Morning America."

Chicago could toughen ban on assault weapons

Jul 15, 2013

Chicago’s City Council could toughen its ban on so-called assault weapons this week.