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Emotions Spread Through Facebook Can Be Contagious

Researchers find your status update can be influenced by what a friend writes in his or her update.

03/13/2014

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California Zephyr 1 Of 3 Amtrak Trains Stranded Overnight In Illinois

Hundreds of Amtrak passengers who spent the night onboard three trains stranded in snow in northern Illinois have begun to arrive in Chicago, rail line officials said Tuesday morning.

01/07/2014

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Arrives In Sydney

Boeing Shifting Research Jobs From California To South, Midwest

The Chicago-based aerospace company said the reorganization will better meet the needs of its commercial airplane, military and space and security units.

12/12/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

Rim Fire watch

Rim Fire Near Yosemite Larger Than Chicago, Threatening 4,500 Homes

The Rim Fire burning at Yosemite National Park is gaining strength, becoming the 14th-largest wildfire in California history. High winds and extremely dry conditions fueled the flames on Sunday, threatening thousands of homes.

08/25/2013

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Hawks Lose to Raptors 113-96, Tied With Chicago For #5 Seed

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the Toronto Raptors ran all over playoff-bound Atlanta, routing the Hawks 113-96 Tuesday night.

04/17/2013

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Separating Fact From Myth: The Gluten-Free Diet

How important is the gluten-free diet for people on it?

03/20/2013

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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.

02/06/2013

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Cooking Ideas For Kids From A Sacramento Chef

Prepare these simple recipes with your children and you’ll be making great memories as well as food.

01/04/2013

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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.

01/02/2013

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Important Questions To Ask Before Signing A Lease

If you’re looking for a place to rent, keep this list of questions handy.

12/19/2012

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How To Host Holiday Parties In A Small Space

Is your living space small? Don’t sweat it. You can still have a big party.

12/12/2012

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