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A 10-year-old girl died in a hospital after she was shot in the head by a bullet that came through a second-floor apartment window Saturday night in Logan Square, according to Chicago police.

Contributions members of the LGBTQ community have made to society would have to be taught in Illinois’ public schools. Workers, regardless of the size of their employer, will now be protected from discrimination on a number of reasons including race, sex, age, sexual orientation and religion. And distracted drivers who hurt someone while paying attention to their cellphones could face steeper penalties. More than a dozen state laws and policy changes for Illinois kick in July 1. Here’s a look at some of the highlights:

Among the myriad challenges employers face at the mid-point of this difficult year is how to manage the stockpiles of unused paid time off that many employees have accumulated as COVID-19 sidelined spring break trips and summer getaways.

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The NBA scored points with the public when it suspended the 2019-20 season at the onset of the coronavirus outbreak, but the league now has scheduled its restart under a cloud of uncertainty.

Social distancing might be easier in some states than others, however, these practices are important to maintain as the pandemic continues. Coronavirus etiquette such as wearing masks and continuing to social distance will keep flattening the curve. If you and your family are getting restless at ag8亚集团官方网站home, this is the perfect time to explore all the virtual tours that have been made available across the country. No matter where you live, one of your state’s top attractions has a virtual tour for you. (Rosie Siefert, The Active Times)

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Being a Black fan of NASCAR, they say, means having fun while never feeling 100% at ease, watching the sport religiously on TV but having reservations about seeing a race in person.

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With a wave of crises crashing across the country, more than 40,000 Illinoisans applied for a gun permit in a little more than two weeks this month, more than 500% over this time last year, according to Illinois State Police.

Chicago-area farmers markets are one of the highlights of summer. Here are the COVID-19 details you need to know to enjoy your favorite market.

Several schools have had athletes test positive for the coronavirus after returning to college campuses for voluntary workouts. Players have been asked to sign documents acknowledging the risks and their understanding of preventative measures. Schools say these aren't legal documents, but could they be used in court?

Illinois casinos and video gaming locations can reopen on July 1 with capacity limits, social distancing and other required measures aimed at limiting the spread of COVID-19

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