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Thursday, August 16, 2007


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Second- through eighth-graders receive training and team spirit as they take to the field Wednesday evenings at Eaton on Lincoln's north side in Lincoln Park District youth football leagues. [pictures by Jim Youngquist] click on pictures for larger images


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Aug. 24

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Wednesday, Aug. 15:

  • Gov. Blagojevich uses executive authority to bolster health care security for half a million people
    Governor vetoes $500 million in 'pork' and other special interest spending from budget passed by General Assembly
    Senate President Jones voices support for governor's changes

  • City passes early retirement incentive package

  • Logan County Circuit Judge David L. Coogan announces intention to retire

  • Sen. Brady: Blagojevich is exceeding constitutional authority

  • Gov. Blagojevich signs new laws to further protect Illinois seniors from abuse and neglect

  • Hastert stepping down after this term

  • Flossie downgraded to tropical storm

  • NASA shuttle may not need space repair

  • Miner reflects on moments after collapse

  • YouTube seeks to depose Stewart, Colbert

  • Expert: U.S. could leave Iraq in a year

  • ACT scores continue upward trend

  • Thomas who? New dollar coin might help

  • China bridge collapse toll rises to 36

  • 4 suicide bombings kill 200 in northwest Iraq

  • Netanyahu wins Likud race, eyes PM role again

  • Presidential race hits breakneck pace

  • 'Duct Tape Bandit' charged in robbery

  • Exploding lawn mower destroys home

  • Tax protester adds his 2 cents

  • Boy, 10, gets locked in store's gun safe

  • 45 parrots abducted from pet shop

  • Today in history

  • The nation's weather

  • Governor's Sale of Champions sets new record with steer sale

  • Mattel defends itself on safety of toys

  • Judge rules Novell owns Unix software

  • Companies plan fuel-from-coal plants

  • Need, lifestyle keep seniors on the job

  • For moms, return to work a bit cushier

  • Stock futures fall ahead of price report

  • Wheat prices rise on Chicago Board of Trade

  • Make Christmas happen for the veterans 

  • Oasis update

  • Book Look: 'The Perfect Nest'

  • New anti-retroviral drugs to help children with AIDS in foreign countries

  • Review set for pregnancy weight advice

  • Aging adults have choices when confronting perceived mental declines

  • LJHS baseball vs. Metcalf

  • WL-B baseball vs. Athens

  • Logan Lanes bowling: American Men's League

  • Basking in the sun at the water park

  • Preview of Saturday's Tony Bettenhausen 100 at Illinois State Fair

  • NL roundup: Cardinals lurking in NL Central

  • AL roundup:Lester, Gagne shine in Red Sox win

  • Cardinals rally to beat Brewers

  • Harang leads Reds past Cubs despite HRs

  • Athletics vs. White Sox: Cust connects twice as A's win 4-3

  • Yankees great Phil Rizzuto dies at 89

  • Team standings, schedules & scores

  • Tiger reveals plans for his U.S. course

  • Source: NBA ref expected to plead guilty

  • Autopsy fails to show how wrestler died

Tuesday, Aug. 14

Monday, Aug. 13

Saturday, Aug. 11

Friday, Aug. 10

Thursday, Aug. 9