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Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is expected to sign same-sex marriage into law on Wednesday afternoon, which will make President Barack Obama`s home state the 16th to allow such unions.
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Florida has executed a 51-year-old man for the 1986 rape and strangulation of a woman he encountered by chance in a convenience store parking lot.
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US President Barack Obama has nominated an Indian-American attorney from Chicago to a key judiciary post in Illinois.
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Like naked mole-rats (Heterocephalus gaber), blind mole-rats (of the genus Spalax) are resistant to cancer, a new study has claimed.
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An Indian researcher has come up with a device that is aiming to make a virtual experience more tangible.
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Scientists have discovered a new gene which they say helps honey bees to detect nutrients in flowers and find their way back home.
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Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed the most powerful microbatteries ever documented.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry railed against "cowardly" terrorists responsible for attack that killed 5 Americans in Afghanistan, including "selfless, idealistic" young diplomat.
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Gujarat Congress on Friday described as "marketing gimmick" Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s meeting with a US delegation which included three Republican legislators.
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The recent discovery of an ancient Chinese coin on the Kenyan island of Manda shows trade existed trade relations between East Africa and China is much older than previously believed.
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The Illinois House of Representatives has adopted a resolution denouncing racially motivated attacks against the Sikhs, particularly the shootout at a Wisconsin Gurdwara.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 08, 2012, 12:57
First Lady Michelle Obama GOP can unseat GOP incumbent Sen. Mark Kirk in her home state of Illinois, if she were to run for elections.
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