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Anthony Weiner to be released early from federal prison
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Former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), who was sent to prison after admitting to sexting with a minor last year, will be released from federal detention early because of “good conduct,” a Bureau of Prisons spokesperson confirmed Tuesday. Weiner was sentenced in 2017 to 21 months in prison for sending sexually explicit material to a teenage […]

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South Carolina sees massive stink bug invasion: They’re looking to ‘move into people’s homes’
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Residents in The Upstate, a region in the western part of the state, have noticed an increase in these stinky bugs, Fox Carolina reported. This may partly be a result of warm weather that has extended well into fall, Eric Benson, an entomologist at Clemson University, told Fox News. “It has been warmer longer, so […]

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Hit-and-Run SUV vs Pedestrian with Injuries at Golfview Drive and Walnut Drive, Round Lake Beach
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Hit-and-Run SUV vs Pedestrian with Injuries at Golfview Drive and Walnut Drive, Round Lake Beach Round Lake Beach police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:49 PM Tuesday October 9, 2018 to a hit-and-run SUV vs pedestrian with personal injury at Golfview Drive and Walnut Drive Round Lake Beach, IL. Police announced that they are searching for […]

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Tennessee inmate asks to be executed by electric chair to avoid ‘torture’ of lethal injection death
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A Tennessee death row inmate requested to be executed by the electric chair to avoid the “unspeakable” torture of a lethal injection death, his lawyer said Monday. Edmund Zagorski made the request about two hours before the Tennessee Supreme Court ruled the state’s three-drug lethal injection protocol is constitutional. A lawyer for Zagorski said the […]

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In boon for farmers, Trump lifting restrictions on ethanol
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President Donald Trump is expected to announce he is lifting a federal ban on summer sales of high-ethanol blends during a trip to Iowa on Tuesday. A senior administration official said Monday that the EPA will publish a rule in coming days to allow high-ethanol blends as part of a package of proposed changes to […]

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Hurricane Michael Intensifies to Category 2; May Be Florida Panhandle’s Strongest Landfall in 13 Years Wednesday | The Weather Channel
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Hurricane Michael has strengthened to Category 2 intensity, and is forecast to strike the Florida Panhandle at least as strong as a Category 3 with dangerous storm surge flooding, destructive winds and flooding rainfall. Michael will also bring heavy rain and strong winds to other parts of the southeastern United States after it moves inland. […]

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‘There’s a lot of fishy stuff going on’: Tenants displaced in Gurnee fire claim little help from management
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Tenants left homeless after an apartment building fire in Gurnee on Oct. 1 said they were surprised to learn in a newspaper article that the management of the Carriage House apartment homes told Fire Department officials that it was going to find accommodations for residents displaced by the early-evening blaze. Melissa Dennis, speaking on behalf […]

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SpaceX Nails First West Coast Falcon 9 Rocket Landing – Geek.com
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SpaceX on Sunday successfully launched its first West Coast satellite. The Falcon 9 rocket took off as scheduled at 7:21 p.m. PDT from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. About 12 minutes …

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Former Cleveland officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice gets new police job
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Timothy Loehmann, who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice has been hired by the Tamir Rice, police department.

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Chinese stocks fall almost 5% in market bloodbath as investors digest a week of bad news in a single day
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Chinese stocks took a hammering Monday as traders returned to work after a weeklong holiday in the world’s second-largest economy. Losses on major indexes in mainland China were as high as 4.8% in a major market rout, with the China A50, which includes major companies from both the Shenzhen and Shanghai indexes, as the biggest […]

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Independents disapprove of Democrats’ handling of the Brett Kavanaugh nomination by a 28-point margin
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After a blistering confirmation battle, Justice Brett Kavanaugh will take his seat for oral arguments on the U.S. Supreme Court with a skeptical public, a majority of which opposed his nomination. However, Democrats may not be able to exploit this fact in the upcoming elections as much as they…

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November 6, 2018 General Election Early Voting
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Beginning Monday, October 22 through Saturday, November 3, 2018, the Village of Round will serve as an early voting site for all Lake County voters. The entrance is located in the Annex Building located behind the Village Hall, 442 N. Cedar Lake Road, Round Lake, IL. Hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 […]

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Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District Open House
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The Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District is hosting their Annual Open House Saturday, October 20th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at Round Lake Fire Station #1, 409 Nippersink Road. The open house will include fun and education for children and adults, fire station tours, touch-a-truck, games, and food

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Preseason Tip-off (Vipers Pro Basketball vs Chicago Knights)- October 21st
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Come out for the preseason tip-off October 21st, 2018, watch Vipers Pro Basketball take on the Chicago Knights at 7:00 pm at Round Lake High School. This will be the Pre-season tip-off for the season preparing for the regular season starting Nov 10th, 2018. DATE-TIME Sun, October 21, 2018 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT […]

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Indian Hill teacher praised for pushing positive practices
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Teresa Steinhagen, a third-grade teacher at Indian Hill Elementary in Round Lake Heights, has been nominated for the National Life Group LifeChanger of the Year award.

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Brett Kavanaugh’s first cases will include immigration, asbestos exposure and firearms
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Brett Kavanaugh will be on the Supreme Court in time to hear cases on immigration, product liability and the Armed Career Criminal Act. Kavanaugh was sworn in Saturday by Chief Justice John Roberts and former associate justice Anthony Kennedy, for whom he clerked a quarter century ago. A White House ceremony will be held Monday, […]

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